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Ireland - Cards Incorporating An Electronic Integrated Circuit (Smart Card) - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Ireland: Smart Card Market Overview 2021

Smart Card Market Size in Ireland

In 2020, the Irish smart card market decreased by -X% to $X, falling for the second consecutive year after three years of growth. Over the period under review, consumption enjoyed temperate growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Smart card consumption peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, consumption failed to regain the momentum.

Smart Card Production in Ireland

In value terms, smart card production dropped remarkably to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Overall, production recorded a abrupt decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Smart Card Exports

Exports from Ireland

After two years of growth, overseas shipments of cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) decreased by -X% to X units in 2020. Overall, exports showed a drastic downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Exports peaked at X units in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, smart card exports shrank markedly to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, exports showed a abrupt setback. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports attained the maximum at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Spain (X units), Poland (X units) and Switzerland (X units) were the main destinations of smart card exports from Ireland, with a combined X% share of total exports.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Switzerland (+X% per year), while exports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest markets for smart card exported from Ireland were the UK ($X), China ($X) and Switzerland ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports.

Switzerland recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, among the main countries of destination over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the average smart card export price amounted to $X per unit, with a decrease of -X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price continues to indicate a perceptible decrease. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 when the average export price increased by X% y-o-y. The export price peaked at $X per unit in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, export prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was China ($X per unit), while the average price for exports to Poland ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to the UK, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced a decline.

Smart Card Imports

Imports into Ireland

In 2020, smart card imports into Ireland rose to X units, surging by X% compared with 2019 figures. In general, imports saw a perceptible expansion. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Imports peaked at X units in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, smart card imports fell sharply to $X in 2020. Overall, imports recorded buoyant growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at $X in 2019, and then shrank rapidly in the following year.

Imports by Country

China (X units), Malaysia (X units) and Taiwan (Chinese) (X units) were the main suppliers of smart card imports to Ireland, together accounting for X% of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by Taiwan (Chinese) (+X% per year), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest smart card suppliers to Ireland were China ($X), Malaysia ($X) and the U.S. ($X), together comprising X% of total imports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, the UK, Taiwan (Chinese) and France, which together accounted for a further X (Chinese) saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, among the main suppliers over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The average smart card import price stood at $X per unit in 2020, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, saw moderate growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 when the average import price increased by X% against the previous year. The import price peaked at $X per unit in 2019, and then contracted significantly in the following year.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Malaysia ($X per unit), while the price for France ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the UK, while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced a decline.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of smart card consumption was China (4.7B units), comprising approx. 17% of total volume. Moreover, smart card consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Botswana (1.7B units), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Bangladesh (1.7B units), with a 6% share.
What are the largest producers of cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) in the world?
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China (8.9B units) remains the largest smart card producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 31% of total volume. Moreover, smart card production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Hong Kong SAR (1.8B units), fivefold. Malaysia (1.3B units) ranked third in terms of total production with a 4.6% share.
What are the leading suppliers of cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) to Ireland?
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In value terms, the largest smart card suppliers to Ireland were China ($3.4M), Malaysia ($2.9M) and the U.S. ($1.9M), together comprising 64% of total imports. The Netherlands, the UK, Taiwan (Chinese) and France lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 20%.
What are the leading importers of cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) from Ireland?
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In value terms, the largest markets for smart card exported from Ireland were the UK ($3.8M), China ($2.4M) and Switzerland ($2.3M), together comprising 41% of total exports.
What is the average export price for cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) in Ireland?
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In 2020, the average smart card export price amounted to $4.5 per unit, with a decrease of -27.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for cards incorporating an electronic integrated circuit (smart card) in Ireland?
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In 2020, the average smart card import price amounted to $0.8 per unit, declining by -32.8% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 26123000 - Smart cards

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the smart card market in Ireland. 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 2025.


Country coverage:

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

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
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 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
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2020
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 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2020
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2020
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020

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