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Latin America and the Caribbean: Molybdenum Market 2022

Molybdenum Market Size in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, after nine years of growth, there was decline in the Latin American molybdenum market, when its value decreased by -X% to $X. The total consumption indicated a prominent increase from 2012 to 2021: its value 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, consumption increased by +X% against 2012 indices. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $X in 2020, and then declined modestly in the following year.

Molybdenum Production in Latin America and the Caribbean

In value terms, molybdenum production contracted modestly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production, however, recorded buoyant growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 when the production volume increased by X%. The level of production peaked at $X in 2020, and then shrank slightly in the following year.

Production By Country in Latin America and the Caribbean

Chile (X tonnes) remains the largest molybdenum producing country in Latin America and the Caribbean, comprising approx. X% of total volume. Moreover, molybdenum production in Chile exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Peru (X tonnes), threefold.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of volume in Chile totaled +X%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Peru (+X% per year) and Mexico (+X% per year).

Molybdenum Exports

Exports in Latin America and the Caribbean

After two years of decline, shipments abroad of molybdenum decreased by -X% to X kg in 2019. Over the period under review, exports saw a dramatic slump. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The volume of export peaked at X tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, the exports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, molybdenum exports reduced rapidly to $X in 2019. Overall, exports saw a dramatic curtailment. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The level of export peaked at $X in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2019, the exports failed to regain momentum.

Export Prices by Country

The export price in Latin America and the Caribbean stood at $X per kg in 2019, declining by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price saw a abrupt downturn. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when the export price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the export price attained the peak level of $X per kg. From 2016 to 2019, the the export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2012 to 2019, the rate of growth in terms of prices for Brazil amounted to -X% per year.

Molybdenum Imports

Imports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, purchases abroad of molybdenum increased by X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2015, thus ending a five-year declining trend. In general, imports, however, showed a noticeable shrinkage. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of X%. The volume of import peaked at X tonnes in 2015; however, from 2016 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, molybdenum imports rose rapidly to $X in 2021. Overall, imports, however, saw a deep setback. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 when imports increased by X%. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. From 2015 to 2021, the growth imports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

Brazil represented the major importing country with an import of about X tonnes, which amounted to X% of total imports. It was distantly followed by Mexico (X tonnes), making up a X% share of total imports. Argentina (X tonnes) took a relatively small share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, average annual rates of growth with regard to molybdenum imports into Brazil stood at -X%. At the same time, Mexico (+X%) and Argentina (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Mexico emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. Mexico (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total imports, while Brazil saw its share reduced by -X% from 2012 to 2021, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Brazil ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported molybdenum in Latin America and the Caribbean, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico ($X), with a X% share of total imports.

In Brazil, molybdenum imports decreased by an average annual rate of -X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Mexico (+X% per year) and Argentina (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The import price in Latin America and the Caribbean stood at $X per tonne in 2021, reducing by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price continues to indicate a drastic downturn. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 an increase of X%. Over the period under review, import prices attained the maximum at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Argentina ($X per tonne), while Brazil ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Argentina (-X%), while the other leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

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 molybdenum in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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Chile constituted the country with the largest volume of molybdenum consumption, accounting for 60% of total volume. Moreover, molybdenum consumption in Chile exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Peru, threefold.
What are the largest producers of molybdenum in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The country with the largest volume of molybdenum production was Chile, comprising approx. 60% of total volume. Moreover, molybdenum production in Chile exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Peru, threefold.
What are the leading exporters of molybdenum in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, Brazil $323) remains the largest molybdenum supplier in Latin America and the Caribbean.
What are the leading importers of molybdenum in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, Brazil constitutes the largest market for imported molybdenum in Latin America and the Caribbean, comprising 77% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico, with a 15% share of total imports.
What is the average export price for molybdenum in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In 2019, the export price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $10 per kg, dropping by -2.4% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for molybdenum in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In 2021, the import price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $24,018 per tonne, shrinking by -31.2% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the molybdenum 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:
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

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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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
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
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2021
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 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

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, 2007–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2007–2021
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