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Japan: Market for Zirconium Ores and Concentrates 2022

Market Size for Zirconium Ores and Concentrates in Japan

After two years of decline, the Japanese zirconium ore and concentrate market increased by X% to $X in 2021. Overall, consumption, however, showed a deep setback. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Zirconium Ores and Concentrates

Exports from Japan

For the third consecutive year, Japan recorded decline in shipments abroad of zirconium ores and concentrates, which decreased by -X% to X tons in 2021. Overall, exports recorded a sharp downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 with an increase of X%. As a result, the exports attained the peak of X tons. From 2017 to 2021, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, zirconium ore and concentrate exports fell remarkably to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, exports faced a abrupt shrinkage. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $X. From 2017 to 2021, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

Exports by Country

Indonesia (X tons), China (X tons) and Brazil (X tons) were the main destinations of zirconium ore and concentrate exports from Japan, with a combined X% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Brazil (with a CAGR of +X%), while shipments for the other leaders experienced a decline.

In value terms, Indonesia ($X) remains the key foreign market for zirconium ore and concentrate exports from Japan, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Brazil, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to Indonesia totaled -X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: China (-X% per year) and Brazil (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average zirconium ore and concentrate export price amounted to $X per ton, surging by X% against the previous year. Overall, export price indicated a buoyant increase from 2012 to 2021: its price 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, zirconium ore and concentrate export price increased by +X% against 2019 indices. The export price peaked at $X per ton in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Average prices varied somewhat for the major external markets. In 2021, the countries with the highest prices were Indonesia ($X per ton) and the United States ($X per ton), while the average price for exports to China ($X per ton) and Brazil ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

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

Imports of Zirconium Ores and Concentrates

Imports into Japan

In 2021, overseas purchases of zirconium ores and concentrates increased by X% to X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. Overall, imports, however, saw a abrupt setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X%. Imports peaked at X tons in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, zirconium ore and concentrate imports rose markedly to $X in 2021. In general, imports, however, recorded a deep contraction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Australia (X tons) constituted the largest supplier of zirconium ore and concentrate to Japan, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, zirconium ore and concentrate imports from Australia exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Senegal (X tons), fivefold. Indonesia (X tons) ranked third in terms of total imports with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume from Australia stood at -X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Senegal (+X% per year) and Indonesia (+X% per year).

In value terms, Australia ($X) constituted the largest supplier of zirconium ore and concentrate to Japan, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Russia ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Senegal, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from Australia amounted to -X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Russia (-X% per year) and Senegal (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average zirconium ore and concentrate import price amounted to $X per ton, dropping by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price showed a perceptible decline. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 an increase of X%. Over the period under review, average import prices reached the maximum at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably countryorigin: the country with the highest price was Russia ($X per ton), while the price for Senegal ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

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

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 zirconium ores and concentrates in the world?
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China remains the largest zirconium ore and concentrate consuming country worldwide, accounting for 52% of total volume. Moreover, zirconium ore and concentrate consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Australia, fourfold. Spain ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.3% share.
What are the largest producers of zirconium ores and concentrates in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Australia, South Africa and Senegal, together accounting for 59% of global production.
What are the leading suppliers of zirconium ores and concentrates to Japan?
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In value terms, Australia constituted the largest supplier of zirconium ore and concentrate to Japan, comprising 55% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Russia, with a 19% share of total imports. It was followed by Senegal, with a 10% share.
What are the leading importers of zirconium ores and concentrates from Japan?
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In value terms, Indonesia remains the key foreign market for zirconium ore and concentrate exports from Japan, comprising 61% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by China, with a 27% share of total exports. It was followed by Brazil, with a 7.5% share.
What is the average export price for zirconium ores and concentrates in Japan?
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The average zirconium ore and concentrate export price stood at $3,598 per ton in 2021, picking up by 57% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for zirconium ores and concentrates in Japan?
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In 2021, the average zirconium ore and concentrate import price amounted to $1,985 per ton, waning by -3.7% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for zirconium ore and concentrate 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 2030.


Product coverage:
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
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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