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Asia: Flax Fiber Market Overview 2021

Flax Fiber Market Size in Asia

For the third consecutive year, the Asian flax fiber market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by X% to $X in 2020. Overall, consumption, however, continues to indicate a slight curtailment. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when the market value increased by X% y-o-y. The level of consumption peaked at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, consumption failed to regain the momentum.

Flax Fiber Production in Asia

In value terms, flax fiber production reduced to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. In general, production, however, recorded a dramatic slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

China (X tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of flax fiber production, comprising approx. X% of total volume. It was followed by Taiwan (Chinese) (X tonnes), with a X% share of total production.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of volume in China stood at -X%.

The average flax fiber yield shrank to X tonnes per ha in 2020, dropping by -X% compared with 2019 figures. Over the period under review, the yield showed a abrupt slump. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the flax fiber yield attained the peak level at X tonnes per ha in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2020, the yield failed to regain the momentum. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

In 2020, the total area harvested in terms of flax fiber production in Asia stood at X ha, picking up by X% on the year before. Over the period under review, the harvested area, however, recorded a abrupt curtailment. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to flax fiber production reached the maximum at X ha in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, the harvested area failed to regain the momentum.

Production By Country in Asia

China (X tonnes) remains the largest flax fiber producing country in Asia, accounting for X% of total volume. It was followed by Taiwan (Chinese) (X tonnes), with a X% share of total production.

In China, flax fiber production contracted by an average annual rate of -X% over the period from 2007-2020.

Flax Fiber Exports

Exports in Asia

In 2020, after two years of decline, there was significant growth in shipments abroad of flax fiber, when their volume increased by X% to X tonnes. Over the period under review, exports continue to indicate a remarkable increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. As a result, exports reached the peak of X tonnes. from 2015 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, flax fiber exports expanded markedly to $X in 2020. Overall, exports recorded resilient growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The level of export peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2020, China (X tonnes) was the major exporter of flax fiber, comprising X% of total exports. India (X tonnes) occupied a X% share (based on tonnes) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by Taiwan (Chinese) (X%) and Japan (X%). Pakistan (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2020, average annual rates of growth with regard to flax fiber exports from China stood at +X%. At the same time, Japan (+X%), Pakistan (+X%) and India (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Japan emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Asia, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. By contrast, Taiwan (Chinese) (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of China (+X p.p.) and Japan (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total exports from 2007-2020, the share of Taiwan (Chinese) (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, China ($X) remains the largest flax fiber supplier in Asia, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Taiwan (Chinese) ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by India, with a X% share.

In China, flax fiber exports increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2020. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Taiwan (Chinese) (+X% per year) and India (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the flax fiber export price in Asia amounted to $X per tonne, which is down by -X% against the previous year. Over the last thirteen years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 when the export price increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, export prices reached the maximum at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2020, export prices failed to regain the momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was Pakistan ($X per tonne), while India ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Pakistan, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Flax Fiber Imports

Imports in Asia

For the fourth year in a row, Asia recorded growth in purchases abroad of flax fiber, which increased by X% to X tonnes in 2020. In general, imports saw a buoyant expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs in 2020 and are likely to see steady growth in years to come.

In value terms, flax fiber imports expanded to $X in 2020. Overall, imports posted a strong expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs in 2020 and are likely to see steady growth in the near future.

Imports by Country

China prevails in flax fiber imports structure, accounting for X tonnes, which was approx. X% of total imports in 2020. It was distantly followed by India (X tonnes), comprising a X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, average annual rates of growth with regard to flax fiber imports into China stood at +X%. At the same time, India (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, India emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Asia, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. While the share of India (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2007-2020, the share of China (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics.

In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported flax fiber in Asia, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by India ($X), with a X% share of total imports.

In China, flax fiber imports increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2020.

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the flax fiber import price in Asia amounted to $X per tonne, approximately mirroring the previous year. Import price indicated a noticeable increase from 2007 to 2020: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, flax fiber import price increased by +X% against 2017 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, import prices attained the peak figure at $X per tonne in 2019, and then reduced slightly in the following year.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major importing countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was India ($X per tonne), while China totaled $X per tonne.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for flax fiber in Asia?
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The country with the largest volume of flax fiber consumption was China (188K tonnes), accounting for 87% of total volume. Moreover, flax fiber consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India (20K tonnes), tenfold.
What are the largest producers of flax fiber in Asia?
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China (13K tonnes) remains the largest flax fiber producing country in Asia, comprising approx. 98% of total volume. It was followed by Taiwan (Chinese) (255 tonnes), with a 2% share of total production.
What are the leading exporters of flax fiber in Asia?
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In value terms, China ($1.9M) remains the largest flax fiber supplier in Asia, comprising 43% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Taiwan (Chinese) ($826K), with a 19% share of total exports. It was followed by India, with a 16% share.
What are the leading importers of flax fiber in Asia?
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In value terms, China ($608M) constitutes the largest market for imported flax fiber in Asia, comprising 86% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by India ($76M), with a 11% share of total imports.
What is the average export price for flax fiber in Asia?
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The flax fiber export price in Asia stood at $2,915 per tonne in 2020, which is down by -6.3% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for flax fiber in Asia?
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The flax fiber import price in Asia stood at $3,489 per tonne in 2020, approximately mirroring the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 773 - Flax fibre and tow

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the flax fiber market in Asia. 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 2025.


Country coverage:
• Afghanistan
• Armenia
• Bahrain
• Bhutan
• Brunei Darussalam
• Cambodia
• Cyprus
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
• Georgia
• Jordan
• Kyrgyzstan
• Lao People's Democratic Republic
• Lebanon
• Macao SAR
• Maldives
• Mongolia
• Nepal
• Palestine
• Syrian Arab Republic
• Taiwan (Chinese)
• Tajikistan
• Timor-Leste
• Turkmenistan
• Yemen

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Asia, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Asia
• 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
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
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

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
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
COUNTRIES WITH TOP YIELDS
5.4
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.5
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
7.3
HARVESTED AREA AND YIELD BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
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 2007–2020
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

• Afghanistan
• Armenia
• Azerbaijan
• Bahrain
• Bangladesh
• Bhutan
• Brunei Darussalam
• Cambodia
• China
• Hong Kong SAR
• Macao SAR
• Cyprus
• Georgia
• India
• Indonesia
• Iran
• Iraq
• Israel
• Japan
• Jordan
• Kazakhstan
• Kuwait
• Kyrgyzstan
• Lebanon
• Malaysia
• Maldives
• Mongolia
• Myanmar
• Nepal
• Oman
• Pakistan
• Palestine
• Philippines
• Qatar
• Saudi Arabia
• Singapore
• South Korea
• Sri Lanka
• Syrian Arab Republic
• Taiwan (Chinese)
• Tajikistan
• Thailand
• Timor-Leste
• Turkey
• Turkmenistan
• United Arab Emirates
• Uzbekistan
• Viet Nam
• Yemen
• Lao People's Democratic Republic
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2020
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
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:
Yield And Growth
Figure 11:
Exports And Growth
Figure 12:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 13:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 14:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 15:
Imports And Growth
Figure 16:
Import Prices
Figure 17:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 19:
Area Harvested, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2020
Figure 24:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2020

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