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Latin America and the Caribbean: Market for Organic Surface Active Agents And Washing Preparations 2022

Market Size for Organic Surface Active Agents And Washing Preparations in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Latin American market for organic surface active agents and washing preparations dropped to $X in 2021, approximately mirroring the previous year. Overall, consumption recorded a perceptible decrease. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $X. From 2014 to 2021, the growth of the market remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Production of Organic Surface Active Agents And Washing Preparations in Latin America and the Caribbean

In value terms, production of organic surface active agents and washing preparations reduced to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production continues to indicate a pronounced slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when the production volume increased by X%. As a result, production attained the peak level of $X. From 2014 to 2021, production of growth remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Organic Surface Active Agents And Washing Preparations

Exports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, shipments abroad of organic surface active agents and washing preparations increased by X% to X tons, rising for the sixth year in a row after two years of decline. Total exports indicated a buoyant expansion from 2012 to 2021: its volume 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, exports increased by +X% against 2015 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the exports of attained the maximum in 2021 and are likely to continue growth in years to come.

In value terms, exports of organic surface active agents and washing preparations expanded notably to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The level of export peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Exports by Country

Mexico represented the major exporter of organic surface active agents and washing preparations in Latin America and the Caribbean, with the volume of exports accounting for X tons, which was near X% of total exports in 2021. Guatemala (X tons) ranks second in terms of the total exports with an X% share, followed by Argentina (X%), Colombia (X%) and Brazil (X%). El Salvador (X tons) and Peru (X tons) held a relatively small share of total exports.

Exports from Mexico increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Colombia (+X%), Guatemala (+X%), El Salvador (+X%), Argentina (+X%) and Brazil (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Colombia emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012-2021. Peru experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. While the share of Mexico (+X p.p.), Guatemala (+X p.p.) and Colombia (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the total exports from 2012-2021, the share of Peru (-X p.p.) and Brazil (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Mexico ($X) remains the largest organic surface active agent and washing preparation supplier in Latin America and the Caribbean, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Brazil ($X), with an X% share of total exports. It was followed by Guatemala, with a X% share.

In Mexico, exports of organic surface active agents and washing preparations increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Brazil (-X% per year) and Guatemala (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $X per ton, waning by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price showed a pronounced shrinkage. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the export price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the export prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably countryorigin: the country with the highest price was Brazil ($X per ton), while El Salvador ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

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

Imports of Organic Surface Active Agents And Washing Preparations

Imports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2021, supplies from abroad of organic surface active agents and washing preparations increased by X% to X tons, rising for the sixth year in a row after two years of decline. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. The volume of import peaked in 2021 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

In value terms, imports of organic surface active agents and washing preparations skyrocketed to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. As a result, imports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

The countries with the highest levels of imports of organic surface active agents and washing preparations in 2021 were Brazil (X tons), Chile (X tons) and Mexico (X tons), together recording X% of total import. It was distantly followed by Argentina (X tons), Peru (X tons), Costa Rica (X tons) and Guatemala (X tons), together generating a X% share of total imports. Ecuador (X tons), the Dominican Republic (X tons), Colombia (X tons), El Salvador (X tons), Panama (X tons) and Venezuela (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

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

In value terms, Mexico ($X), Brazil ($X) and Chile ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, with a combined X% share of total imports. Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Guatemala, Ecuador, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Panama, El Salvador and Venezuela lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X the main importing countries, Peru, with a CAGR of +X%, 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 ton, with an increase of X% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, recorded a mild decrease. Over the period under review, import prices attained the maximum at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Mexico ($X per ton), while Venezuela ($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 Dominican Republic (+X%), while the other leaders experienced mixed trends in the import price figures.

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 organic surface active agents 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 85% of total consumption. These countries were followed by Chile and Colombia, which together accounted for a further 3.8%.
What are the largest producers of organic surface active agents in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Brazil, Mexico and Uruguay, with a combined 99% share of total production.
What are the leading suppliers of organic surface active agents in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, Mexico, Brazil and Uruguay constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined 79% share of total exports. These countries were followed by Argentina, Colombia, Guatemala and Peru, which together accounted for a further 17%.
What are the leading importers of organic surface active agents in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, the largest organic surface active agent importing markets in Latin America and the Caribbean were Mexico, Brazil and Argentina, with a combined 62% share of total imports. These countries were followed by Colombia, Chile, Guatemala, the Dominican Republic, Peru, Ecuador, Paraguay, Venezuela and El Salvador, which together accounted for a further 32%.
What is the average export price for organic surface active agents in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In 2021, the export price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $1,884 per ton, increasing by 9.9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for organic surface active agents in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In 2021, the import price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $2,147 per ton, surging by 17% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for organic surface active agent and washing preparation 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 20412020 - Anionic surface-active agents (excluding soap)
• Prodcom 20412030 - Cationic surface-active agents (excluding soap)
• Prodcom 20412050 - Non-ionic surface-active agents (excluding soap)
• Prodcom 20412090 - Organic surface-active agents (excluding soap, anionic, c ationic, non-ionic)
• Prodcom 20413240 - Surface-active preparations, whether or not containing soap, p .r.s. (excluding those for use as soap)
• Prodcom 20413250 - Washing preparations and cleaning preparations, with or without soap, p.r.s. including auxiliary washing preparations excluding those for use as soap, surface-active preparations
• Prodcom 20413260 - Surface-active preparations, whether or not containing soap, n .p.r.s. (excluding those for use as soap)
• Prodcom 20413270 - Washing preparations and cleaning preparations, with or without soap, n.p.r.s. including auxiliary washing preparations excluding those for use as soap, surface-active preparations
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 2012–2022
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 2012–2022
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

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 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2022
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2022
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2022
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