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Ireland: Overview of the Market for Iron Ores And Concentrates 2021

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Market Size for Iron Ores And Concentrates in Ireland

The Irish iron ore and concentrate market was finally on the rise to reach $X in 2020, after three years of decline. Over the period under review, consumption posted resilient growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the market value increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2020, consumption failed to regain the momentum.

Exports of Iron Ores And Concentrates

Exports from Ireland

In 2020, shipments abroad of iron ores and concentrates decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the fifth consecutive year after four years of growth. Overall, exports saw a abrupt decline. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Exports peaked at X tonnes in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2020, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, iron ore and concentrate exports fell sharply to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, exports showed a deep downturn. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, exports attained the peak of $X. From 2016 to 2020, the growth exports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Iceland (X tonnes) was the main destination for iron ore and concentrate exports from Ireland, with a approx. X% share of total exports.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to Iceland was relatively modest.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of value to Iceland was relatively modest.

Export Prices by Country

The average iron ore and concentrate export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, with an increase of X% against the previous year. In general, the export price saw a prominent increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

As there is only one major export destination, the average price level is determined by prices for Iceland.

From 2007 to 2020, the rate of growth in terms of prices for Iceland amounted to X% per year.

Imports of Iron Ores And Concentrates

Imports into Ireland

In 2020, supplies from abroad of iron ores and concentrates increased by X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2016, thus ending a three-year declining trend. In general, imports showed a buoyant expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Imports peaked at X tonnes in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, iron ore and concentrate imports totaled $X in 2020. Overall, imports recorded a buoyant increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Imports peaked at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2020, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, the UK (X tonnes) was the main iron ore and concentrate supplier to Ireland, with a approx. X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from the UK totaled +X%.

In value terms, the UK ($X) constituted the largest supplier of iron ore and concentrate to Ireland.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of value from the UK amounted to +X%.

Import Prices by Country

The average iron ore and concentrate import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, declining by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, enjoyed a moderate increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when the average import price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2014 to 2020, the growth in terms of the average import prices failed to regain the momentum.

As there is only one major supplying country, the average price level is determined by prices for the UK.

From 2007 to 2020, the rate of growth in terms of prices for the UK amounted to +X% per year.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for iron ores and concentrates in the world?
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China (1,493M tonnes) remains the largest iron ore and concentrate consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 58% of total volume. Moreover, iron ore and concentrate consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India (178M tonnes), eightfold. Australia (132M tonnes) ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 5.1% share.
What are the largest producers of iron ores and concentrates in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of iron ore and concentrate production was Australia (900M tonnes), accounting for 37% of total volume. Moreover, iron ore and concentrate production in Australia exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Brazil (400M tonnes), twofold. China (340M tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a 14% share.
What are the leading suppliers of iron ores and concentrates to Ireland?
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In value terms, the UK ($973K) constituted the largest supplier of iron ore and concentrate to Ireland.
What is the average export price for iron ores and concentrates in Ireland?
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The average iron ore and concentrate export price stood at $343 per tonne in 2020, picking up by 29% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for iron ores and concentrates in Ireland?
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The average iron ore and concentrate import price stood at $124 per tonne in 2020, dropping by -38.4% against the previous year.

Product coverage:

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for iron ore and concentrate 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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