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EU: Pig Iron Market 2022

Pig Iron Market Size in the EU

The EU pig iron market rose sharply to $X in 2021, with an increase of 13% against the previous year. In general, consumption, however, showed a pronounced decline. The level of consumption peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Pig Iron Production in the EU

In value terms, pig iron production surged to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production, however, continues to indicate a perceptible descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the production volume increased by 41% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Pig Iron Exports

Exports in the EU

In 2021, approx. X tons of pig iron and spiegeleisen were exported in the European Union; growing by 11% compared with the year before. Over the period under review, exports saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when exports increased by 42%. The volume of export peaked in 2021 and is likely to see steady growth in years to come.

In value terms, pig iron exports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Overall, exports continue to indicate a slight increase. As a result, the exports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

The Netherlands (X tons), Belgium (X tons) and Germany (X tons) represented roughly 65% of total exports in 2021. Poland (X tons) took a 6.7% share (based on physical terms) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by the Czech Republic (8%), Sweden (0.2%), Germany (22%), Belgium (7.4%), France (9.1%) and Italy (6.9%). Luxembourg (X tons) took a minor share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in France (with a CAGR of +10.1%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the Netherlands ($X) remains the largest pig iron supplier in the European Union, comprising 36% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Germany ($X), with an 18% share of total exports. It was followed by France, with a 15% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in the Netherlands amounted to +11.4%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Germany (+2.5% per year) and France (+11.6% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The export price in the European Union stood at $X per ton in 2021, with an increase of 32% against the previous year. Over the last nine years, it increased at an average annual rate of +1.5%. As a result, the export price attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably country of origin: the country with the highest price was France ($X per ton), while Luxembourg ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Sweden (+11.8%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Pig Iron Imports

Imports in the EU

After two years of decline, purchases abroad of pig iron and spiegeleisen increased by 25% to X tons in 2021. In general, imports, however, continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, imports reached the maximum at X tons in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, pig iron imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. Total imports indicated a mild expansion from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +1.2% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. As a result, imports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

Italy represented the major importing country with an import of around X tons, which finished at 44% of total imports. The Netherlands (X tons) took the second position in the ranking, followed by Poland (X tons), Germany (X tons), Spain (X tons) and Belgium (X tons). All these countries together took near 42% share of total imports. The following importers - Belgium (X tons) and France (X tons) - each finished at a 6.7% share of total imports.

Imports into Italy increased at an average annual rate of +2.6% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, the Netherlands (+8.6%) and Poland (+2.2%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, the Netherlands emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in the European Union, with a CAGR of +8.6% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Spain (-2.7%), France (-2.8%), Germany (-8.0%) and Belgium (-10.1%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Italy and the Netherlands increased by +9.6 and +7.5 percentage points, respectively. Spain (-1.8 p.p.), Belgium (-5.5 p.p.) and Germany (-10.5 p.p.) saw their shares reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Italy ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported pig iron and spiegeleisen in the European Union, comprising 43% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by the Netherlands ($X), with a 15% share of total imports. It was followed by Germany, with a 9.8% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in Italy stood at +4.9%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: the Netherlands (+10.3% per year) and Germany (-7.2% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The import price in the European Union stood at $X per ton in 2021, increasing by 56% against the previous year. Import price indicated a slight increase from 2012 to 2021: its price increased at an average annual rate of +1.3% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. As a result, import price attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Average prices varied noticeably amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, major importing countries recorded the following prices: in France ($X per ton) and Spain ($X per ton), while Italy ($X per ton) and Belgium ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Spain (+2.4%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence 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 pig iron and spiegeleisen in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were Italy, the Netherlands and Austria, with a combined 58% share of total consumption. Poland, Belgium, Sweden and Germany lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 40%.
What are the largest producers of pig iron and spiegeleisen in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were the Netherlands, Austria and Italy, together accounting for 57% of total production. Belgium, Poland, Sweden and Germany lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 42%.
What are the leading exporters of pig iron and spiegeleisen in the the EU?
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In value terms, the Netherlands remains the largest pig iron supplier in the European Union, comprising 36% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Germany, with an 18% share of total exports. It was followed by France, with a 15% share.
What are the leading importers of pig iron and spiegeleisen in the the EU?
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In value terms, Italy constitutes the largest market for imported pig iron and spiegeleisen in the European Union, comprising 43% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by the Netherlands, with a 15% share of total imports. It was followed by Germany, with a 9.8% share.
What is the average export price for pig iron and spiegeleisen in the the EU?
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The export price in the European Union stood at $651 per ton in 2021, rising by 32% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for pig iron and spiegeleisen in the the EU?
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In 2021, the import price in the European Union amounted to $571 per ton, surging by 56% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the pig iron 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 24101100 - Pig iron and spiegeleisen in pigs, blocks or other primary forms

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

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
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
REPORT DESCRIPTION
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 PRODUCT

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, 2018–2021
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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