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Asia-Pacific: Polycarbonate Market Overview 2020

Polycarbonate Market Size in Asia-Pacific

The Asia-Pacific polycarbonate market skyrocketed to $X in 2019, with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption recorded a remarkable increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when the market value increased by X% y-o-y. The level of consumption peaked in 2019 and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Polycarbonate Production in Asia-Pacific

In value terms, polycarbonate production rose sharply to $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production posted a strong expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of production peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

Production By Country in Asia-Pacific

India (X tonnes) remains the largest polycarbonate producing country in Asia-Pacific, comprising approx. X% of total volume. Moreover, polycarbonate production in India exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, South Korea (X tonnes), sixfold. Thailand (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

In India, polycarbonate production increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2019. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: South Korea (+X% per year) and Thailand (+X% per year).

Polycarbonate Exports

Exports in Asia-Pacific

In 2019, overseas shipments of polycarbonates (in primary forms) increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the third year in a row after two years of decline. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports attained the peak figure in 2019 and are likely to see steady growth in the near future.

In value terms, polycarbonate exports contracted to $X in 2019. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 with an increase of X% year-to-year. The level of export peaked at $X in 2018, and then contracted in the following year.

Exports by Country

In 2019, South Korea (X tonnes), Thailand (X tonnes) and Taiwan, Chinese (X tonnes) represented the largest exporter of polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific, comprising X% of total export. China (X tonnes) occupied the next position in the ranking, followed by China, Hong Kong SAR (X tonnes), Japan (X tonnes) and Singapore (X tonnes). All these countries together held approx. X% share of total exports.

From 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in South Korea, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, South Korea ($X), Taiwan, Chinese ($X) and Thailand ($X) were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2019, together accounting for X% of total exports.

Taiwan, Chinese recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, among 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 polycarbonate export price in Asia-Pacific stood at $X per tonne in 2019, falling by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010 when the export price increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, export prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, export prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per tonne), while South Korea ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Japan, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Polycarbonate Imports

Imports in Asia-Pacific

In 2019, the amount of polycarbonates (in primary forms) imported in Asia-Pacific fell to X tonnes, remaining constant against 2018 figures. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at X tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, polycarbonate imports dropped to $X in 2019. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% year-to-year. The level of import peaked at $X in 2018, and then dropped in the following year.

Imports by Country

China prevails in polycarbonate imports structure, accounting for X tonnes, which was near X% of total imports in 2019. India (X tonnes) ranks second in terms of the total imports with a X% share, followed by China, Hong Kong SAR (X%), Singapore (X%), Viet Nam (X%) and Malaysia (X%). Taiwan, Chinese (X tonnes) occupied a little share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2019, average annual rates of growth with regard to polycarbonate imports into China stood at +X%. At the same time, Viet Nam (+X%), India (+X%), Singapore (+X%) and Malaysia (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Viet Nam emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Asia-Pacific, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2019. By contrast, Taiwan, Chinese (-X%) and China, Hong Kong SAR (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. China (+X p.p.), India (+X p.p.), Viet Nam (+X p.p.), Singapore (+X p.p.) and Malaysia (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total imports, while Taiwan, Chinese and China, Hong Kong SAR saw its share reduced by -X% and -X% from 2007 to 2019, respectively.

In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by China, Hong Kong SAR ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by India, with a X% share.

In China, polycarbonate imports expanded at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2019. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: China, Hong Kong SAR (-X% per year) and India (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The polycarbonate import price in Asia-Pacific stood at $X per tonne in 2019, reducing by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 an increase of X% year-to-year. The level of import peaked at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, import prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Taiwan, Chinese ($X per tonne), while India ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Taiwan, Chinese, while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific?
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India (3.9M tonnes) remains the largest polycarbonate consuming country in Asia-Pacific, comprising approx. 69% of total volume. Moreover, polycarbonate consumption in India exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, China (1.1M tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Japan (166K tonnes), with a 3% share.
What are the largest producers of polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific?
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India (3.7M tonnes) remains the largest polycarbonate producing country in Asia-Pacific, comprising approx. 68% of total volume. Moreover, polycarbonate production in India exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, South Korea (610K tonnes), sixfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Thailand (476K tonnes), with a 8.7% share.
What are the leading suppliers of polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific?
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In value terms, the largest polycarbonate supplying countries in Asia-Pacific were South Korea ($1.4B), Taiwan, Chinese ($1.2B) and Thailand ($1.1B), together comprising 59% of total exports.
What are the leading importers of polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific?
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In value terms, China ($4.4B) constitutes the largest market for imported polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific, comprising 59% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by China, Hong Kong SAR ($472M), with a 6.4% share of total imports. It was followed by India, with a 5.5% share.
What is the average export price for polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific?
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The polycarbonate export price in Asia-Pacific stood at $2,728 per tonne in 2019, declining by -11.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for polycarbonates (in primary forms) in Asia-Pacific?
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The polycarbonate import price in Asia-Pacific stood at $3,026 per tonne in 2019, reducing by -3.2% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20164040 - Polycarbonates, in primary forms

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the polycarbonate market in Asia-Pacific. 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
• Bangladesh
• Bhutan
• Brunei Darussalam
• Cambodia
• China, Hong Kong SAR
• China, Macao SAR
• Cook Islands
• Fiji
• French Polynesia
• Kiribati
• Maldives
• Marshall Islands
• Micronesia (Federated States of)
• Myanmar
• Nepal
• New Caledonia
• New Zealand
• Northern Mariana Islands
• Palau
• Papua New Guinea
• Samoa
• Solomon Islands
• Sri Lanka
• Taiwan, Chinese
• Timor-Leste
• Tokelau
• Tonga
• Tuvalu
• Vanuatu
• Wallis and Futuna Islands
• Lao People's Democratic Republic
• American Samoa
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
• Nauru
• Niue
• Guam

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

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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
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 2007–2019
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 2007–2019
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
• Australia
• Bangladesh
• Bhutan
• Brunei Darussalam
• Cambodia
• China
• China, Hong Kong SAR
• China, Macao SAR
• Cook Islands
• Fiji
• French Polynesia
• India
• Indonesia
• Japan
• Kiribati
• Malaysia
• Maldives
• Marshall Islands
• Micronesia (Federated States of)
• Myanmar
• Nepal
• New Caledonia
• New Zealand
• Northern Mariana Islands
• Pakistan
• Palau
• Papua New Guinea
• Philippines
• Samoa
• Singapore
• Solomon Islands
• South Korea
• Sri Lanka
• Taiwan, Chinese
• Thailand
• Timor-Leste
• Tokelau
• Tonga
• Tuvalu
• Vanuatu
• Viet Nam
• Wallis and Futuna Islands
• Lao People's Democratic Republic
• American Samoa
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
• Nauru
• Niue
• Guam
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2019
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2019
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2019
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2019
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2019
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2007–2019

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