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EU: Metal Chain Market 2022

Metal Chain Market Size in the EU

In 2021, the EU metal chain market was finally on the rise to reach $X for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. In general, consumption, however, continues to indicate a mild decrease. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Metal Chain Production in the EU

In value terms, metal chain production stood at $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X%. The level of production peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Metal Chain Exports

Exports in the EU

In 2021, the amount of iron or steel chain exported in the European Union expanded remarkably to X tons, with an increase of X% compared with the previous year. In general, exports, however, saw a noticeable descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 when exports increased by X%. The volume of export peaked at X tons in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, metal chain exports surged to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, exports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, the exports attained the peak figure at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

Exports by Country

Italy (X tons) and Germany (X tons) represented roughly X% of total exports in 2021. Belgium (X tons) ranks next in terms of the total exports with an X% share, followed by France (X%), the Netherlands (X%) and Sweden (X%). Spain (X tons), Poland (X tons), Austria (X tons), Hungary (X tons), the Czech Republic (X tons), Greece (X tons) and Croatia (X tons) held a relatively small share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the key exporting countries, was attained by Croatia (with a CAGR of +X%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest metal chain supplying countries in the European Union were Italy ($X), Germany ($X) and France ($X), together accounting for X% of total exports. These countries were followed by Belgium, Austria, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Poland, Croatia, Hungary and Greece, which together accounted for a further X, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to 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 export price in the European Union stood at $X per ton in 2021, surging by X% against the previous year. Over the last nine years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 an increase of X%. Over the period under review, the export prices attained the peak figure in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Prices varied noticeably countryorigin: the country with the highest price was Austria ($X per ton), while Greece ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the Czech Republic (+X%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Metal Chain Imports

Imports in the EU

After two years of decline, overseas purchases of iron or steel chain increased by X% to X tons in 2021. In general, imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X%. As a result, imports reached the peak of X tons. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, metal chain imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. As a result, imports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

The purchases of the four major importers of iron or steel chain, namely Germany, Spain, France and Poland, represented more than half of total import. Belgium (X tons) took the next position in the ranking, followed by Italy (X tons), Austria (X tons) and Denmark (X tons). All these countries together held approx. X% share of total imports. The following importers - Greece (X tons), Sweden (X tons), Romania (X tons), the Netherlands (X tons) and the Czech Republic (X tons) - together made up X% of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Austria (with a CAGR of +X%), while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest metal chain importing markets in the European Union were Germany ($X), France ($X) and Italy ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports. Austria, Spain, Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Romania and Greece lagged somewhat behind, together accounting 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 more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in the European Union amounted to $X per ton, increasing by X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2012 to 2021, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. As a result, import price reached the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Italy ($X per ton), while Greece ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the Netherlands (+X%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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 iron or steel chain in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of metal chain consumption in 2021 were Italy, France and Germany, together comprising 49% of total consumption. These countries were followed by Austria, Spain, Poland, the Netherlands, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Belgium, Hungary and Denmark, which together accounted for a further 44%.
What are the largest producers of iron or steel chain in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of metal chain production in 2021 were Italy, France and Germany, with a combined 58% share of total production. These countries were followed by Austria, Poland, the Netherlands, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Belgium, Spain and Hungary, which together accounted for a further 39%.
What are the leading suppliers of iron or steel chain in the the EU?
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In value terms, the largest metal chain supplying countries in the European Union were Italy, Germany and France, together accounting for 65% of total exports. Belgium, Austria, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Poland, Croatia, Hungary and Greece lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 31%.
What are the leading importers of iron or steel chain in the the EU?
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In value terms, Germany, France and Italy appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 43% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Austria, Spain, Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Romania and Greece, which together accounted for a further 49%.
What is the average export price for iron or steel chain in the the EU?
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In 2021, the export price in the European Union amounted to $7,706 per ton, picking up by 12% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for iron or steel chain in the the EU?
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The import price in the European Union stood at $4,233 per ton in 2021, with an increase of 15% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the metal chain market in the EU. 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 25931750 - Iron or steel chain excluding articulated link chain, skid chain, s tud-link and welded link chain - chain saws, or other articles in which chains play a subsidiary role, surveying chains

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

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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

• Austria
• Belgium
• Bulgaria
• Croatia
• Cyprus
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Estonia
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Greece
• Hungary
• Ireland
• Italy
• Latvia
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg
• Malta
• Netherlands
• Poland
• Portugal
• Romania
• Slovakia
• Slovenia
• Spain
• Sweden
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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