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Eastern Asia: Market for Polyethylene in Primary Forms 2022

Market Size for Polyethylene in Primary Forms in Eastern Asia

After two years of decline, the East Asian polyethylene in primary forms market increased by X% to $X in 2021. Overall, consumption saw a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $X. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of the market failed to regain momentum.

Production of Polyethylene in Primary Forms in Eastern Asia

In value terms, polyethylene in primary forms production rose to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production, however, saw a perceptible curtailment. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Polyethylene in Primary Forms

Exports in Eastern Asia

In 2021, shipments abroad of polyethylene in primary forms decreased by -X% to X tons for the first time since 2017, thus ending a three-year rising trend. Overall, exports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the exports reached the peak figure at X tons in 2020, and then declined in the following year.

In value terms, polyethylene in primary forms exports surged to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, exports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, the exports reached the maximum at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, South Korea (X tons) was the major exporter of polyethylene in primary forms, comprising X% of total exports. Taiwan (Chinese) (X tons) took a X% share (based on physical terms) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by Japan (X%) and China (X%). Hong Kong SAR (X tons) held a relatively small share of total exports.

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

In value terms, South Korea ($X) remains the largest polyethylene in primary forms supplier in Eastern Asia, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Taiwan (Chinese), with a X% share.

In South Korea, polyethylene in primary forms exports plunged by an average annual rate of -X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: China (+X% per year) and Taiwan (Chinese) (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Eastern Asia stood at $X per ton in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price, however, saw a mild reduction. Over the period under review, the export prices reached the maximum at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was China ($X per ton), while Hong Kong SAR ($X per ton) 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 a decline in the export price figures.

Imports of Polyethylene in Primary Forms

Imports in Eastern Asia

In 2021, supplies from abroad of polyethylene in primary forms decreased by -X% to X tons for the first time since 2016, thus ending a four-year rising trend. Total imports indicated a prominent increase from 2012 to 2021: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. The volume of import peaked at X tons in 2020, and then shrank significantly in the following year.

In value terms, polyethylene in primary forms imports rose notably to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when imports increased by X%. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

Imports by Country

China prevails in imports structure, finishing at X tons, which was approx. X% of total imports in 2021. Taiwan (Chinese) (X tons) and Japan (X tons) took a little share of total imports.

China was also the fastest-growing in terms of the polyethylene in primary forms imports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Taiwan (Chinese) (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. By contrast, Japan (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of China (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total imports from 2012-2021, the share of Japan (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Taiwan (Chinese) ($X), with a X% share of total imports.

In China, polyethylene in primary forms imports expanded at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Taiwan (Chinese) (+X% per year) and Japan (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The import price in Eastern Asia stood at $X per ton in 2021, picking up by X% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, saw a slight downturn. The level of import peaked at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per ton), while China ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Taiwan (Chinese) (-X%), while the other leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

Source: IndexBox 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 polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia?
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The country with the largest volume of polyethylene in primary forms consumption was China, comprising approx. 71% of total volume. Moreover, polyethylene in primary forms consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Japan, fourfold. South Korea ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 7.2% share.
What are the largest producers of polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were China, Japan and South Korea, with a combined 91% share of total production. Taiwan Chinese) and Democratic People's Republic of Korea lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 8.5%.
What are the leading exporters of polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia?
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In value terms, South Korea remains the largest polyethylene in primary forms supplier in Eastern Asia, comprising 55% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China, with a 17% share of total exports. It was followed by Taiwan Chinese), with a 13% share.
What are the leading importers of polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia?
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In value terms, China constitutes the largest market for imported polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia, comprising 90% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Taiwan Chinese), with a 4.1% share of total imports.
What is the average export price for polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia?
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In 2021, the export price in Eastern Asia amounted to $1,356 per ton, surging by 32% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for polyethylene in primary forms in Eastern Asia?
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The import price in Eastern Asia stood at $1,215 per ton in 2021, rising by 31% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for polyethylene in primary forms 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:
• Prodcom 20161035 - Linear polyethylene having a specific gravity < 0,94, in primary forms
• Prodcom 20161039 - Polyethylene having a specific gravity < 0,94, in primary forms (excluding linear)
• Prodcom 20161050 - Polyethylene having a specific gravity of . 0,94, in primary forms
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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• Take advantage of the latest data
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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
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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