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Latin America and the Caribbean: Transport Container Market 2022

Transport Container Market Size in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, after two years of growth, there was significant decline in the Latin American transport container market, when its value decreased by -15.3% to $X. In general, consumption continues to indicate a pronounced decrease. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, consumption failed to regain momentum.

Transport Container Production in Latin America and the Caribbean

In value terms, transport container production declined to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production saw a noticeable setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 with an increase of 19% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production attained the maximum level at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2021, production failed to regain momentum.

Transport Container Exports

Exports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, shipments abroad of transport containers was finally on the rise to reach X units after three years of decline. In general, exports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, the exports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, transport container exports surged to $X in 2021. Overall, exports, however, showed a noticeable shrinkage. The level of export peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports failed to regain momentum.

Exports by Country

Brazil was the key exporter of transport containers in Latin America and the Caribbean, with the volume of exports finishing at X units, which was approx. 49% of total exports in 2021. Chile (X units) ranks second in terms of the total exports with a 21% share, followed by Mexico (15%). Honduras (X units), Trinidad and Tobago (X units), Nicaragua (X units) and Costa Rica (X units) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Exports from Brazil increased at an average annual rate of +2.8% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Nicaragua (+47.8%), Trinidad and Tobago (+18.8%), Honduras (+18.4%) and Chile (+9.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Nicaragua emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a CAGR of +47.8% from 2012-2021. By contrast, Costa Rica (-3.0%) and Mexico (-8.6%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Chile, Brazil, Nicaragua, Trinidad and Tobago and Honduras increased by +11, +8.1, +2.4, +2.2 and +2.2 percentage points, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Mexico ($X) remains the largest transport container supplier in Latin America and the Caribbean, comprising 46% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was held by Brazil ($X), with a 17% share of total exports. It was followed by Trinidad and Tobago, with a 5.6% share.

In Mexico, transport container exports declined by an average annual rate of -5.0% over the period from 2012-2021. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Brazil (+1.5% per year) and Trinidad and Tobago (+20.5% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $X per unit, dropping by -27% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price recorded a noticeable descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 an increase of 27% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export prices attained the peak figure at $X per unit in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Mexico ($X per unit), while Chile ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Mexico (+4.0%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Transport Container Imports

Imports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, overseas purchases of transport containers decreased by -31% to X units, falling for the second consecutive year after three years of growth. Over the period under review, imports recorded a perceptible curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when imports increased by 67% against the previous year. The volume of import peaked at X units in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, transport container imports dropped notably to $X in 2021. In general, imports saw a deep slump. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of 48%. Over the period under review, imports attained the maximum at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

Imports by Country

The purchases of the twelve major importers of transport containers, namely Chile, Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Peru, Uruguay, Trinidad and Tobago, Brazil, Panama, Argentina and Paraguay, represented more than two-thirds of total import.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the leading importing countries, was attained by Panama (with a CAGR of +55.2%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Chile ($X), Costa Rica ($X) and Trinidad and Tobago ($X) were the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 43% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Peru, Nicaragua, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Mexico, Guatemala, Paraguay and Panama, which together accounted for a further 39%.

Among the main importing countries, Paraguay, with a CAGR of +35.1%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $X per unit, surging by 15% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, recorded a perceptible reduction. Over the period under review, import prices hit record highs at $X per unit in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Argentina ($X per unit), while Panama ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Nicaragua (+7.0%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

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

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for transport containers in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were Brazil, Mexico and Argentina, together accounting for 65% of total consumption. Venezuela, Peru, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Chile, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Haiti and Honduras lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 30%.
What are the largest producers of transport containers in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Brazil, Mexico and Argentina, together comprising 72% of total production. Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Guatemala, Puerto Rico, Honduras and El Salvador lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 23%.
What are the leading exporters of transport containers in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, Mexico remains the largest transport container supplier in Latin America and the Caribbean, comprising 46% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Brazil, with a 17% share of total exports. It was followed by Trinidad and Tobago, with a 5.6% share.
What are the leading importers of transport containers in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, Chile, Costa Rica and Trinidad and Tobago were the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined 43% share of total imports. Peru, Nicaragua, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Mexico, Guatemala, Paraguay and Panama lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 39%.
What is the average export price for transport containers in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In 2021, the export price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $390 per unit, falling by -27% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for transport containers in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The import price in Latin America and the Caribbean stood at $1,605 per unit in 2021, increasing by 15% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the transport container market in Latin America and the Caribbean. 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 29202100 - Containers specially designed and equipped for carriage by one or more modes of transport (including containers for transporting fluids)
Country coverage:
• Anguilla
• Antigua and Barbuda
• Aruba
• Bahamas
• Barbados
• Belize
• Bolivia
• British Virgin Islands
• Cayman Islands
• Costa Rica
• Curacao
• El Salvador
• Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
• French Guiana
• Grenada
• Guadeloupe
• Guatemala
• Guyana
• Haiti
• Honduras
• Jamaica
• Martinique
• Montserrat
• Nicaragua
• Panama
• Paraguay
• Saint Kitts and Nevis
• Saint Lucia
• Saint Maarten (Dutch part)
• Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
• Suriname
• Trinidad and Tobago
• Turks and Caicos Islands
• United States Virgin Islands

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Latin America and the Caribbean, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Latin America and the Caribbean
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
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
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
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
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
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

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Anguilla
• Antigua and Barbuda
• Argentina
• Aruba
• Bahamas
• Barbados
• Belize
• Bolivia
• Brazil
• British Virgin Islands
• Cayman Islands
• Chile
• Colombia
• Costa Rica
• Cuba
• Curacao
• Dominica
• Dominican Republic
• Ecuador
• El Salvador
• Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
• French Guiana
• Grenada
• Guadeloupe
• Guatemala
• Guyana
• Haiti
• Honduras
• Jamaica
• Martinique
• Mexico
• Montserrat
• Nicaragua
• Panama
• Paraguay
• Peru
• Saint Kitts and Nevis
• Saint Lucia
• Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
• Saint Maarten (Dutch part)
• Suriname
• Trinidad and Tobago
• Turks and Caicos Islands
• United States Virgin Islands
• Uruguay
• Venezuela
• Puerto Rico
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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