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France: Market for Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates 2023

Market Size for Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates in France

The French market for precious metal ores and concentrates rose to $X in 2021, surging by 3.4% against the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption saw strong growth. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Production of Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates in France

In value terms, precious metal ore and concentrate production rose to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, saw a deep reduction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 with an increase of 11%. Precious metal ore and concentrate production peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates

Exports from France

For the fifth year in a row, France recorded decline in shipments abroad of precious metal ores and concentrates, which decreased by -2.8% to X tons in 2021. Over the period under review, exports saw a noticeable shrinkage. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when exports increased by 219%. The exports peaked at X tons in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, precious metal ore and concentrate exports reduced to $X in 2021. In general, exports, however, showed prominent growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when exports increased by 276% against the previous year. The exports peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

Switzerland (X tons) was the main destination for precious metal ore and concentrate exports from France, with a 61% share of total exports. Moreover, precious metal ore and concentrate exports to Switzerland exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, the Netherlands (X tons), threefold. The third position in this ranking was taken by the United Arab Emirates (X tons), with a 12% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume to Switzerland stood at -11.7%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: the Netherlands (-13.1% per year) and the United Arab Emirates (0.0% per year).

In value terms, Switzerland ($X) remains the key foreign market for precious metal ore and concentrate exports from France, comprising 69% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by the Netherlands ($X), with a 25% share of total exports. It was followed by Belgium, with a 3.2% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value to Switzerland totaled -8.4%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: the Netherlands (-6.0% per year) and Belgium (+4.5% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average export price for precious metal ores and concentrates amounted to $X per ton, with an increase of 2.7% against the previous year. In general, the export price continues to indicate a prominent increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 an increase of 72% against the previous year. The export price peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major external markets. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Belgium ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to the United Arab Emirates ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to the Netherlands (+8.2%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Imports of Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates

Imports into France

In 2021, imports of precious metal ores and concentrates into France surged to X tons, growing by 44% compared with the year before. Overall, imports enjoyed significant growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when imports increased by 500%. Imports peaked in 2021 and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, precious metal ore and concentrate imports surged to $X in 2021. In general, imports enjoyed a significant expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of 526% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure in 2021 and are likely to see steady growth in the near future.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Spain (X tons) constituted the largest supplier of precious metal ore and concentrate to France, accounting for a 85% share of total imports. Moreover, precious metal ore and concentrate imports from Spain exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, the Netherlands (X tons), more than tenfold.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Spain stood at +48.0%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: the Netherlands (+69.1% per year) and Germany (+10.6% per year).

In value terms, the Netherlands ($X), Germany ($X) and Spain ($X) were the largest precious metal ore and concentrate suppliers to France, with a combined 93% share of total imports.

The Netherlands, with a CAGR of +69.4%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, in terms of the main suppliers over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average import price for precious metal ores and concentrates amounted to $X per ton, growing by 149% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, showed a abrupt slump. The import price peaked at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

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

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Germany (+6.3%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced mixed trend patterns.

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 precious metal ores and concentrates in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of precious metal ore and concentrate consumption was China, accounting for 30% of total volume. Moreover, precious metal ore and concentrate consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the United States, sevenfold. Kyrgyzstan ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.3% share.
What are the largest producers of precious metal ores and concentrates in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Kyrgyzstan, Peru and Australia, with a combined 20% share of global production. Russia, the United States, Brazil, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Mexico, Bangladesh, Ecuador and Turkey lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 37%.
What are the leading suppliers of precious metal ores and concentrates to France?
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In value terms, the largest precious metal ore and concentrate suppliers to France were the Netherlands, Germany and Spain, together accounting for 93% of total imports.
What are the leading importers of precious metal ores and concentrates from France?
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In value terms, Switzerland remains the key foreign market for precious metal ore and concentrate exports from France, comprising 69% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by the Netherlands, with a 25% share of total exports. It was followed by Belgium, with a 3.2% share.
What is the average export price for precious metal ores and concentrates in France?
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The average export price for precious metal ores and concentrates stood at $53,758 per ton in 2021, picking up by 2.7% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for precious metal ores and concentrates in France?
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In 2021, the average import price for precious metal ores and concentrates amounted to $4,609 per ton, picking up by 149% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for precious metal ore and concentrate in France. 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 07291400 - Precious metal ores and concentrates
Country coverage:
• France

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in France
• 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.

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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
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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
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
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
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
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007-2022
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2022
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
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