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EU: Wood-Based Panels Market 2022

Wood-Based Panels Market Size in the EU

The EU wood-based panels market rose sharply to $X in 2021, picking up by X% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of consumption peaked in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.

Wood-Based Panels Production in the EU

In value terms, wood-based panels production amounted to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Wood-Based Panels Exports

Exports in the EU

In 2021, overseas shipments of wood-based panels increased by X% to X cubic meters, rising for the second year in a row after two years of decline. 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 observed in certain years. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, wood-based panels exports surged to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. As a result, the exports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Germany (X cubic meters), followed by Austria (X cubic meters), Poland (X cubic meters), Belgium (X cubic meters), the Netherlands (X cubic meters), France (X cubic meters), Spain (X cubic meters) and Romania (X cubic meters) represented the largest exporters of wood-based panels, together making up X% of total exports. Italy (X cubic meters), the Czech Republic (X cubic meters), Latvia (X cubic meters), Finland (X cubic meters) and Luxembourg (X cubic meters) took a minor share of total exports.

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

In value terms, the largest wood-based panels supplying countries in the European Union were Germany ($X), Austria ($X) and Poland ($X), together accounting for X% of total exports. Belgium, Spain, Italy, France, Romania, the Czech Republic, Finland, Latvia, the Netherlands and Luxembourg lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X terms of the main exporting countries, the Netherlands, 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 more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The export price in the European Union stood at $X per cubic meter in 2021, growing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, the export price reached the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably countryorigin: the country with the highest price was Finland ($X per cubic meter), while the Netherlands ($X per cubic meter) was amongst the lowest.

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

Wood-Based Panels Imports

Imports in the EU

In 2021, the amount of wood-based panels imported in the European Union surged to X cubic meters, rising by X% compared with the year before. Total imports indicated a resilient expansion from 2012 to 2021: its volume 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, imports increased by +X% against 2012 indices. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure in 2021 and are expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, wood-based panels imports soared to $X in 2021. Total imports indicated a resilient expansion 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. Based on 2021 figures, imports increased by +X% against 2018 indices. As a result, imports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

The purchases of the six major importers of wood-based panels, namely Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Italy and France, represented more than half of total import. The following importers - Austria (X cubic meters), Denmark (X cubic meters), Sweden (X cubic meters), Spain (X cubic meters), Lithuania (X cubic meters), the Czech Republic (X cubic meters) and Portugal (X cubic meters) - together made up X% of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the leading importing countries, was attained by Denmark (with a CAGR of +X%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest wood-based panels importing markets in the European Union were Germany ($X), France ($X) and the Netherlands ($X), with a combined X% share of total imports. Poland, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Portugal lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X the main importing countries, Poland, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The import price in the European Union stood at $X per cubic meter in 2021, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, showed a slight decline. The level of import peaked at $X per cubic meter in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

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

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

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for wood-based panels in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were Germany, Poland and Italy, with a combined 50% share of total consumption. These countries were followed by France, Belgium, Spain, Romania, the Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Lithuania, Portugal and the Czech Republic, which together accounted for a further 38%.
What are the largest producers of wood-based panels in the the EU?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Germany, Poland and France, together comprising 47% of total production. Italy, Romania, Spain, Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Latvia, Portugal, Finland and Hungary lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 41%.
What are the leading exporters of wood-based panels in the the EU?
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In value terms, Germany, Austria and Poland constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, together comprising 39% of total exports. Belgium, Spain, Italy, France, Romania, the Czech Republic, Finland, Latvia, the Netherlands and Luxembourg lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 46%.
What are the leading importers of wood-based panels in the the EU?
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In value terms, the largest wood-based panels importing markets in the European Union were Germany, France and the Netherlands, together comprising 37% of total imports. Poland, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Portugal lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 47%.
What is the average export price for wood-based panels in the the EU?
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In 2021, the export price in the European Union amounted to $468 per cubic meter, rising by 18% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for wood-based panels in the the EU?
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The import price in the European Union stood at $388 per cubic meter in 2021, jumping by 19% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the wood-based panels 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.


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• FCL 1634 - Veneer sheets

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. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
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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 2012–2022
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 2012–2022
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 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2022
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2022
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2022
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