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Eastern Asia: Mercury Market 2022

Mercury Market Size in Eastern Asia

After four years of growth, the East Asian mercury market decreased by -X% to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, consumption, however, saw a strong increase. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $X in 2020, and then reduced in the following year.

Mercury Production in Eastern Asia

In value terms, mercury production shrank to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production, however, saw prominent growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $X in 2020, and then reduced in the following year.

Production By Country in Eastern Asia

China (X tonnes) remains the largest mercury producing country in Eastern Asia, comprising approx. X% of total volume. Moreover, mercury production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Japan (X tonnes), more than tenfold.

In China, mercury production increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021.

Mercury Exports

Exports in Eastern Asia

In 2021, shipments abroad of mercuries increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the third year in a row after two years of decline. Overall, exports, however, recorded a deep setback. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The volume of export peaked at X tonnes in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, mercury exports totaled $X in 2021. In general, exports, however, showed a abrupt decline. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $X. From 2014 to 2021, the growth of the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, China (X tonnes) was the largest exporter of mercuries, creating X% of total exports. Japan (X tonnes) took a X% share (based on tonnes) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by Hong Kong SAR (X%).

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main exporting countries, was attained by Hong Kong SAR (with a CAGR of +X%), while the other leaders experienced a decline in the exports figures.

In value terms, China ($X), Japan ($X) and Hong Kong SAR ($X) were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined X% share of total exports.

In terms of the main exporting countries, Hong Kong SAR, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced a decline in the exports figures.

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Eastern Asia stood at $X per tonne in 2021, shrinking by -X% against the previous year. Export price indicated modest growth from 2012 to 2021: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, mercury export price increased by +X% against 2016 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 an increase of X%. As a result, the export price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2015 to 2021, the the export prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Hong Kong SAR ($X per tonne), while China ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

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

Mercury Imports

Imports in Eastern Asia

In 2021, approx. X tonnes of mercuries were imported in Eastern Asia; with a decrease of -X% compared with 2020 figures. Overall, imports continue to indicate a sharp reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2020 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, mercury imports rose significantly to $X in 2021. In general, imports showed a dramatic shrinkage. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. From 2014 to 2021, the growth imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

China represented the largest importer of mercuries in Eastern Asia, with the volume of imports reaching X tonnes, which was near X% of total imports in 2021. Hong Kong SAR (X kg) ranks second in terms of the total imports with a X% share, followed by Japan (X%) and South Korea (X%).

Imports into China decreased at an average annual rate of -X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Japan (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Japan emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Eastern Asia, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. By contrast, South Korea (-X%) and Hong Kong SAR (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. China (+X p.p.), Japan (+X p.p.) and South Korea (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total imports, while Hong Kong SAR saw its share reduced by -X% from 2012 to 2021, respectively.

In value terms, the largest mercury importing markets in Eastern Asia were South Korea ($X), China ($X) and Hong Kong SAR ($X), together comprising X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Japan, which accounted for a further X, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, among the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced a decline in the imports figures.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the i in Eastern Asia amounted to $X per tonne, increasing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, showed a slight decrease. The level of import peaked at $X per tonne in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

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

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China (+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 mercury in Eastern Asia?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of mercury consumption, accounting for 97% of total volume. Moreover, mercury consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Japan, more than tenfold.
What are the largest producers of mercury in Eastern Asia?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of mercury production, accounting for 96% of total volume. Moreover, mercury production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Japan, more than tenfold.
What are the leading exporters of mercury in Eastern Asia?
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In value terms, the largest mercury supplying countries in Eastern Asia were China, Japan and Hong Kong SAR, with a combined 99% share of total exports.
What are the leading importers of mercury in Eastern Asia?
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In value terms, South Korea, China and Hong Kong SAR were the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 90% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Japan, which accounted for a further 7.4%.
What is the average export price for mercury in Eastern Asia?
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In 2021, the export price in Eastern Asia amounted to $29,815 per tonne, shrinking by -2.7% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for mercury in Eastern Asia?
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The import price in Eastern Asia stood at $33,332 per tonne in 2021, surging by 828% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the mercury market in Eastern 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 2030.


Product coverage:
Country coverage:
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
• Macao SAR
• Taiwan (Chinese)

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Eastern Asia, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Eastern Asia
• 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

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

• China
• Hong Kong SAR
• Macao SAR
• Japan
• South Korea
• Taiwan (Chinese)
• Democratic People's Republic of Korea
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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