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Africa: Tin Market 2022

Tin Market Size in Africa

The African tin market rose remarkably to $X in 2021, increasing by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption, however, recorded a deep setback. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Tin Production in Africa

In value terms, tin production contracted modestly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, recorded a buoyant increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $X in 2020, and then contracted modestly in the following year.

Production By Country in Africa

Rwanda (X tonnes) remains the largest tin producing country in Africa, comprising approx. X% of total volume. Moreover, tin production in Rwanda exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Nigeria (X tonnes), twofold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Tanzania (X tonnes), with a X% share.

In Rwanda, tin production expanded at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: Nigeria (+X% per year) and Tanzania (+X% per year).

Tin Exports

Exports in Africa

Tin exports surged to X tonnes in 2021, jumping by X% compared with the previous year. Over the period under review, exports posted prominent growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, the exports reached the maximum in 2021 and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, tin exports soared to $X in 2021. Overall, exports showed a buoyant expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the exports hit record highs in 2021 and are expected to retain growth in the near future.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Nigeria (X tonnes), Rwanda (X tonnes) and Tanzania (X tonnes) represented the main exporter of tin in Africa, mixing up X% of total export. It was distantly followed by South Africa (X tonnes), comprising a X% share of total exports. Tunisia (X tonnes) held a little share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Rwanda (with a CAGR of +X%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest tin supplying countries in Africa were Nigeria ($X), Rwanda ($X) and Tanzania ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports.

Rwanda, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, in terms of the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Africa stood at $X per tonne in 2021, surging by X% against the previous year. Export price indicated noticeable growth from 2012 to 2021: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 when the export price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export prices attained the maximum in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was Tunisia ($X per tonne), while Rwanda ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Tanzania (+X%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Tin Imports

Imports in Africa

In 2021, after three years of decline, there was significant growth in overseas purchases of tin, when their volume increased by X% to X tonnes. Over the period under review, imports, however, saw a deep slump. The volume of import peaked at X tonnes in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, tin imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Overall, imports, however, saw a deep setback. The level of import peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

Imports by Country

South Africa was the largest importer of tin in Africa, with the volume of imports amounting to X tonnes, which was approx. X% of total imports in 2021. Egypt (X tonnes) took the second position in the ranking, followed by Tunisia (X tonnes) and Algeria (X tonnes). All these countries together held near X% share of total imports. The following importers - Kenya (X tonnes) and Morocco (X tonnes) - each accounted for a X% share of total imports.

Imports into South Africa decreased at an average annual rate of -X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Kenya (+X%) and Morocco (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Kenya emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Africa, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. Egypt and Algeria experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Tunisia (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of Egypt (+X p.p.), Tunisia (+X p.p.), Kenya (+X p.p.), Algeria (+X p.p.) and Morocco (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2012-2021, the share of South Africa (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics.

In value terms, South Africa ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported tin in Africa, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Egypt ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Tunisia, with an X% share.

In South Africa, tin imports plunged by an average annual rate of -X% over the period from 2012-2021. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Egypt (+X% per year) and Tunisia (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The import price in Africa stood at $X per tonne in 2021, increasing by X% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 an increase of X%. As a result, import price reached the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2014 to 2021, the import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was Kenya ($X per tonne), while South Africa ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Kenya (+X%), while the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the import price figures.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tonnes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for tin in Africa?
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The country with the largest volume of tin consumption was South Africa, accounting for 43% of total volume. Moreover, tin consumption in South Africa exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Rwanda, twofold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Egypt, with a 9.2% share.
What are the largest producers of tin in Africa?
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The country with the largest volume of tin production was Rwanda, comprising approx. 48% of total volume. Moreover, tin production in Rwanda exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Nigeria, twofold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Tanzania, with a 14% share.
What are the leading suppliers of tin in Africa?
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In value terms, Nigeria, Rwanda and Tanzania constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, together comprising 82% of total exports.
What are the leading importers of tin in Africa?
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In value terms, South Africa constitutes the largest market for imported tin in Africa, comprising 58% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Egypt, with a 17% share of total imports. It was followed by Tunisia, with an 8.1% share.
What is the average export price for tin in Africa?
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In 2021, the export price in Africa amounted to $20,309 per tonne, picking up by 12% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for tin in Africa?
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In 2021, the import price in Africa amounted to $19,845 per tonne, picking up by 12% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the tin market in Africa. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
Country coverage:
• Benin
• Botswana
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi
• Cabo Verde
• Cameroon
• Central African Republic
• Chad
• Comoros
• Congo
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Djibouti
• Equatorial Guinea
• Eritrea
• Ethiopia
• Gabon
• Gambia
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mayotte
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Reunion
• Rwanda
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Sao Tome and Principe
• Senegal
• Seychelles
• Sierra Leone
• Somalia
• South Sudan
• Swaziland
• Tanzania
• Togo
• Tunisia
• Uganda
• Western Sahara
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Africa, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Africa
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
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4. How to increase your profit margins
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8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
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1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Algeria
• Angola
• Benin
• Botswana
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi
• Cabo Verde
• Cameroon
• Central African Republic
• Chad
• Comoros
• Congo
• Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Djibouti
• Egypt
• Equatorial Guinea
• Eritrea
• Ethiopia
• Gabon
• Gambia
• Ghana
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Kenya
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Libya
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mayotte
• Morocco
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Niger
• Nigeria
• Reunion
• Rwanda
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Sao Tome and Principe
• Senegal
• Seychelles
• Sierra Leone
• Somalia
• South Africa
• Sudan
• Swaziland
• Tanzania
• Togo
• Tunisia
• Uganda
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Western Sahara
• South Sudan
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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