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China: Tin Market Overview 2021

Tin Market Size in China

In 2020, the Chinese tin market decreased by -X% to $X, falling for the third consecutive year after two years of growth. In general, consumption, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2012 when the market value increased by X% against the previous year. Tin consumption peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Tin Production in China

In value terms, tin production fell to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Overall, production, however, recorded a slight downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Tin Exports

Exports from China

In 2020, approx. X tonnes of tin were exported from China; rising by X% against the previous year's figure. Overall, exports continue to indicate a resilient increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports hit record highs at X tonnes in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, tin exports amounted to $X in 2020. In general, exports saw a buoyant expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. As a result, exports reached the peak of $X. from 2018 to 2020, the growth exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

Japan (X tonnes), South Korea (X tonnes) and Taiwan (Chinese) (X tonnes) were the main destinations of tin exports from China, together comprising X% of total exports. Hong Kong SAR, Malaysia, Kazakhstan and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Malaysia, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Japan ($X), South Korea ($X) and Taiwan (Chinese) ($X) appeared to be the largest markets for tin exported from China worldwide, together comprising X% of total exports. Hong Kong SAR, Malaysia, Kazakhstan and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X the main countries of destination, Malaysia saw the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The average tin export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, growing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price, however, saw a mild decrease. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 when the average export price increased by X% year-to-year. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, export prices failed to regain the momentum.

Average prices varied noticeably for the major export markets. In 2020, the countries with the highest prices were Japan ($X per tonne) and South Korea ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Kazakhstan ($X per tonne) and Malaysia ($X per tonne) were amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Hong Kong SAR, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced a decline.

Tin Imports

Imports into China

In 2020, supplies from abroad of tin increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the second year in a row after two years of decline. In general, imports posted a notable increase. Over the period under review, imports attained the maximum at X tonnes in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, tin imports skyrocketed to $X in 2020. Overall, imports enjoyed a pronounced increase. Imports peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, Indonesia (X tonnes) constituted the largest tin supplier to China, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, tin imports from Indonesia exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Malaysia (X tonnes), sevenfold. Bolivia (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total imports with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Indonesia amounted to +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Malaysia (+X% per year) and Bolivia (+X% per year).

In value terms, Indonesia ($X) constituted the largest supplier of tin to China, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Malaysia ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Bolivia, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of value from Indonesia stood at +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Malaysia (+X% per year) and Bolivia (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the average tin import price amounted to $X per tonne, falling by -X% against the previous year. Overall, import price indicated modest growth from 2007 to 2020: its price 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, tin import price decreased by -X% against 2017 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 an increase of X% y-o-y. The import price peaked at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2020, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major supplying countries. In 2020, the highest prices were recorded for prices from Peru ($X per tonne) and Indonesia ($X per tonne), while the price for Bolivia ($X per tonne) and Malaysia ($X per tonne) were amongst the lowest.

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

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for tin in the world?
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China (181K tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of tin consumption, accounting for 49% of total volume. Moreover, tin consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the U.S. (30K tonnes), sixfold. Japan (20K tonnes) ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 5.3% share.
What are the largest producers of tin in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of tin production was China (168K tonnes), accounting for 45% of total volume. Moreover, tin production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Indonesia (70K tonnes), twofold. Peru (26K tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a 7% share.
What are the leading suppliers of tin to China?
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In value terms, Indonesia ($213M) constituted the largest supplier of tin to China, comprising 71% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Malaysia ($31M), with a 10% share of total imports. It was followed by Bolivia, with a 7.2% share.
What are the leading importers of tin from China?
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In value terms, the largest markets for tin exported from China were Japan ($21M), South Korea ($17M) and Taiwan (Chinese) ($13M), together accounting for 66% of total exports. Hong Kong SAR, Malaysia, Kazakhstan and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 25%.
What is the average export price for tin in China?
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The average tin export price stood at $17,522 per tonne in 2020, picking up by 2.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for tin in China?
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The average tin import price stood at $16,884 per tonne in 2020, dropping by -9.5% against the previous year.

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This report provides an in-depth analysis of the tin 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.


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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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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
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
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
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007–2020
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2020
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020

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