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Japan - Sulphur (Sublimed or Precipitated) and Colloidal Sulphur - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Japan: Sulphur Market 2022

Sulphur Market Size in Japan

The Japanese sulphur market shrank to $X in 2020, which is down by -X% against the previous year. Overall, consumption continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 when the market value increased by X% against the previous year. Sulphur consumption peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Sulphur Production in Japan

In value terms, sulphur production declined to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, production remained at a lower figure.

Sulphur Exports

Exports from Japan

In 2020, the amount of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur exported from Japan declined slightly to X tonnes, with a decrease of -X% against 2019 figures. In general, exports recorded a deep contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Exports peaked at X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, sulphur exports contracted to $X in 2020. Overall, exports saw a abrupt curtailment. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Exports peaked at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Thailand (X tonnes), China (X tonnes) and South Korea (X tonnes) were the main destinations of sulphur exports from Japan, together comprising X% of total exports.

From 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Thailand, while shipments for the other leaders experienced a decline.

In value terms, the largest markets for sulphur exported from Japan were China ($X), Thailand ($X) and South Korea ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports.

Among the main countries of destination, Thailand recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

In 2020, the average sulphur export price amounted to $X per tonne, reducing by -X% against the previous year. Overall, export price indicated a temperate increase from 2007 to 2020: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, sulphur export price increased by +X% against 2018 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2009 an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average export prices reached the maximum at $X per tonne in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2020, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major export markets. In 2020, the country with the highest price was China ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Taiwan (Chinese) ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Thailand, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Sulphur Imports

Imports into Japan

In 2020, purchases abroad of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second consecutive year after two years of growth. In general, imports recorded a mild shrinkage. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at X tonnes in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, sulphur imports fell remarkably to $X in 2020. Overall, imports recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, imports attained the maximum at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

Imports by Country

In 2020, South Korea (X tonnes) was the main supplier of sulphur to Japan, accounting for a X% share of total imports. It was followed by France (X tonnes), with a X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from South Korea amounted to -X%.

In value terms, South Korea ($X) constituted the largest supplier of sulphur to Japan, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by France ($X), with a X% share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from South Korea stood at +X%.

Import Prices by Country

The average sulphur import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, declining by -X% against the previous year. Over the last thirteen years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the average import price increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average import prices reached the peak figure at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2020, import prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was France ($X per tonne), while the price for South Korea totaled $X per tonne.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by South Korea.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tonnes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in the world?
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China remains the largest sulphur consuming country worldwide, accounting for 27% of total volume. Moreover, sulphur consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, twofold. The U.S. ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 6.2% share.
What are the largest producers of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of sulphur production was China, comprising approx. 27% of total volume. Moreover, sulphur production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, twofold. The U.S. ranked third in terms of total production with a 6.2% share.
What are the leading suppliers of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur to Japan?
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In value terms, South Korea constituted the largest supplier of sulphur to Japan, comprising 86% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by France, with a 13% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur from Japan?
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In value terms, the largest markets for sulphur exported from Japan were China, Thailand and South Korea, together comprising 72% of total exports.
What is the average export price for sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in Japan?
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The average sulphur export price stood at $1,823 per tonne in 2020, reducing by -4% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in Japan?
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The average sulphur import price stood at $552 per tonne in 2020, declining by -7.3% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the sulphur market in Japan. 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.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20132120 - Sulphur, sublimed or precipitated, colloidal sulphur
Country coverage:
• Japan

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

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 2007–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2021
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

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
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