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EU: Formaldehyde Market 2022

Formaldehyde Market Size in the EU

In 2021, after two years of decline, there was significant growth in the EU formaldehyde market, when its value increased by X% to $X. Over the period under review, consumption, however, continues to indicate a mild decrease. The level of consumption peaked at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Formaldehyde Production in the EU

In value terms, formaldehyde production expanded markedly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, showed a pronounced slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. The level of production peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Formaldehyde Exports

Exports in the EU

In 2021, approx. X tons of formaldehyde were exported in the European Union; with an increase of X% compared with 2020 figures. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, formaldehyde exports surged to $X in 2021. Total exports indicated a temperate increase from 2012 to 2021: its value 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. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

The Netherlands represented the key exporting country with an export of around X tons, which accounted for X% of total exports. Italy (X tons) held a X% share (based on physical terms) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by Germany (X%), Poland (X%) and Belgium (X%). The following exporters - Hungary (X tons) and Denmark (X tons) - each reached an X% share of total exports.

Exports from the Netherlands increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, hungary (+X%), poland (+X%), denmark (+X%), italy (+X%) and germany (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. moreover, hungary emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in the european union, with a cagr of +X% from 2012-2021. by contrast, belgium (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. Poland (+X p.p.), Italy (+X p.p.), Hungary (+X p.p.), Denmark (+X p.p.) and Germany (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total exports, while the Netherlands and Belgium saw its share reduced by -X% and -X% from 2012 to 2021, respectively.

In value terms, the Netherlands ($X) remains the largest formaldehyde supplier in the European Union, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Italy ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Germany, with an X% share.

In the Netherlands, formaldehyde exports remained relatively stable over the period from 2012-2021. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Italy (+X% per year) and Germany (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in the European Union amounted to $X per ton, rising by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, the export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major exporting countries. In 2021, major exporting countries recorded the following prices: in Poland ($X per ton) and Belgium ($X per ton), while Hungary ($X per ton) and the Netherlands ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

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

Formaldehyde Imports

Imports in the EU

In 2021, the amount of formaldehyde imported in the European Union rose sharply to X tons, growing by X% against the year before. Overall, imports, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The volume of import peaked at X tons in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, formaldehyde imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Total imports indicated a pronounced increase from 2012 to 2021: its value 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. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Germany (X tons) represented the main importer of formaldehyde, constituting X% of total imports. Belgium (X tons) ranks second in terms of the total imports with an X% share, followed by Poland (X%), the Netherlands (X%), France (X%) and Sweden (X%). The following importers - Bulgaria (X tons) and Latvia (X tons) - each reached a X% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, average annual rates of growth with regard to formaldehyde imports into Germany stood at -X%. At the same time, bulgaria (+X%), sweden (+X%), poland (+X%), belgium (+X%) and the netherlands (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. moreover, bulgaria emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in the european union, with a cagr of +X% from 2012-2021. latvia experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. by contrast, france (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Poland, Belgium, Bulgaria, Sweden and the Netherlands increased by +X, +X, +X, +X and +X percentage points, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Germany ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported formaldehyde in the European Union, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Poland ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Belgium, with an X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in Germany totaled -X%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Poland (+X% per year) and Belgium (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in the European Union amounted to $X per ton, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the last nine years, 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 Poland ($X per ton), while Latvia ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Poland (+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 formaldehyde in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of formaldehyde consumption in 2021 were Germany, Italy and Hungary, together comprising 53% of total consumption. Spain, Belgium, Poland, Sweden, Austria, the Netherlands, France, the Czech Republic, Portugal and Greece lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 39%.
What are the largest producers of formaldehyde in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of formaldehyde production in 2021 were Italy, the Netherlands and Hungary, with a combined 50% share of total production. These countries were followed by Germany, Spain, Austria, Belgium, Poland, Slovakia, Portugal, Finland, Sweden and the Czech Republic, which together accounted for a further 45%.
What are the leading exporters of formaldehyde in the the EU?
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In value terms, the Netherlands remains the largest formaldehyde supplier in the European Union, comprising 35% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Italy, with a 13% share of total exports. It was followed by Germany, with an 11% share.
What are the leading importers of formaldehyde in the the EU?
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In value terms, Germany constitutes the largest market for imported formaldehyde in the European Union, comprising 31% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Poland, with a 15% share of total imports. It was followed by Belgium, with an 11% share.
What is the average export price for formaldehyde in the the EU?
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The export price in the European Union stood at $366 per ton in 2021, with an increase of 40% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for formaldehyde in the the EU?
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In 2021, the import price in the European Union amounted to $368 per ton, growing by 48% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the formaldehyde 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 20146111 - Methanal (formaldehyde)

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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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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