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China: Alcohols Market 2021

Alcohols Market Size in China

In 2020, after three years of growth, there was significant decline in the Chinese alcohols market, when its value decreased by -X% to $X. In general, the total consumption indicated a notable increase from 2007 to 2020: its value 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. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market reached the peak level at $X in 2019, and then dropped in the following year.

Alcohols Exports

Exports from China

For the sixth year in a row, China recorded growth in overseas shipments of alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives, which increased by X% to X tons in 2020. Overall, exports enjoyed resilient growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, exports attained the maximum in 2020 and are expected to retain growth in years to come.

In value terms, alcohols exports amounted to $X in 2020. In general, exports saw a buoyant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 with an increase of X% y-o-y. As a result, exports reached the peak of $X. from 2019 to 2020, the growth exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

Indonesia (X tons), South Korea (X tons) and India (X tons) were the main destinations of alcohols exports from China, together comprising X% of total exports. Thailand, Russia, Belgium, Malaysia, Vietnam, the Netherlands, the U.S., Japan, Brazil and Turkey lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Turkey, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest markets for alcohols exported from China were India ($X), South Korea ($X) and Indonesia ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports. These countries were followed by the U.S., Japan, Thailand, the Netherlands, Russia, Malaysia, Brazil, Belgium, Vietnam and Turkey, which together accounted for a further X saw the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, in terms of the main countries of destination over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the average alcohols export price amounted to $X per ton, almost unchanged from the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, showed a noticeable descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, export price reached the peak level of $X per ton. from 2012 to 2020, the growth in terms of the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major external markets. In 2020, the country with the highest price was the U.S. ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to Indonesia ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to the U.S., while the prices for the other major destinations experienced mixed trend patterns.

Alcohols Imports

Imports into China

In 2020, approx. X tons of alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives were imported into China; standing approx. at the previous year's figure. In general, imports, however, continue to indicate a strong expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. As a result, imports reached the peak of X tons, leveling off in the following year.

In value terms, alcohols imports shrank to $X in 2020. Overall, total imports indicated a noticeable increase from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, imports decreased by -X% against 2018 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

Saudi Arabia (X tons), Iran (X tons) and Oman (X tons) were the main suppliers of alcohols imports to China, together accounting for X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Taiwan (Chinese), New Zealand, Singapore, Canada, Trinidad and Tobago, Malaysia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Indonesia and South Korea, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in the United Arab Emirates (+X% per year), while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Saudi Arabia ($X) constituted the largest supplier of alcohols to China, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Iran ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Taiwan (Chinese), with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from Saudi Arabia was relatively modest. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Iran (+X% per year) and Taiwan (Chinese) (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the average alcohols import price amounted to $X per ton, with a decrease of -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price continues to indicate a abrupt decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, average import prices reached the peak figure at $X per ton in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, import prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was the United Arab Emirates ($X per ton), while the price for Trinidad and Tobago ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Iran, while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced a decline.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

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

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives in the world?
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China remains the largest alcohols consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 29% of total volume. Moreover, alcohols consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the U.S., threefold. India ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 7.8% share.
What are the largest producers of alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of alcohols production in 2020 were Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and Trinidad and Tobago, with a combined 36% share of global production. Iran, Russia, Oman, India, Germany, Canada, Malaysia, Venezuela, Egypt and Indonesia lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 38%.
What are the leading suppliers of alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives to China?
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In value terms, Saudi Arabia constituted the largest supplier of alcohols to China, comprising 24% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Iran, with a 9% share of total imports. It was followed by Taiwan Chinese), with a 8.9% share.
What are the leading importers of alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives from China?
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In value terms, India, South Korea and Indonesia appeared to be the largest markets for alcohols exported from China worldwide, together comprising 26% of total exports. These countries were followed by the U.S., Japan, Thailand, the Netherlands, Russia, Malaysia, Brazil, Belgium, Vietnam and Turkey, which together accounted for a further 33%.
What is the average export price for alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives in China?
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In 2020, the average alcohols export price amounted to $1,771 per ton, stabilizing at the previous year.
What is the average import price for alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives in China?
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In 2020, the average alcohols import price amounted to $429 per ton, declining by -13% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the alcohols market in China. 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.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20142210 - Methanol (methyl alcohol)
• Prodcom 20142220 - Propan-1-ol (propyl alcohol) and propan-2-ol (isopropyl alcohol)
• Prodcom 20142230 - Butan-1-ol (n-butyl alcohol)
• Prodcom 20142240 - Butanols (excluding butan-1-ol (n-butyl alcohol))
• Prodcom 20142263 - Octanol (octyl alcohol) and isomers thereof
• Prodcom 20142265 - Lauryl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol and other saturated monohydric alcohols (excluding methyl, propyl and isopropyl, n-butyl, other butanols, octyl)
• Prodcom 20142270 - Unsaturated monohydric alcohols
• Prodcom 20142310 - Ethylene glycol (ethanediol)
• Prodcom 20142320 - Propylene glycol (propane-1,2-diol)
• Prodcom 20142333 - D-glucitol (sorbitol)
• Prodcom 20142339 - Diols and polyhydric alcohols (excluding ethylene glycol and propylene glycol, D-glucitol)
• Prodcom 20142350 - Halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives of acyclic alcohols
• Prodcom 20142360 - Glycerol (including synthetic, excluding crude, waters and lyes)
• Prodcom 20142373 - Cyclanic, cyclenic or cycloterpenic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives
• Prodcom 20142375 - Aromatic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, n itrated or nitrosated derivatives
Country coverage:

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

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• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
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
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
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
REPORT DESCRIPTION
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
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCT

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
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

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

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007-2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2021
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
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