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Latin America and the Caribbean - Sulphur (Sublimed or Precipitated) and Colloidal Sulphur - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
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Latin America and the Caribbean: Sulphur Market 2022

Sulphur Market Size in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2020, the Latin American sulphur market increased by X% to $X, rising for the third year in a row after three years of decline. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being observed in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2019 when the market value increased by X% against the previous year. The level of consumption peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

Sulphur Production in Latin America and the Caribbean

In value terms, sulphur production expanded rapidly to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2019 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Production By Country in Latin America and the Caribbean

The country with the largest volume of sulphur production was Brazil (X tonnes), accounting for X% of total volume. Moreover, sulphur production in Brazil exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Venezuela (X tonnes), fivefold. Chile (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of volume in Brazil stood at -X%. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: Venezuela (-X% per year) and Chile (-X% per year).

Sulphur Exports

Exports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2020, the amount of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur exported in Latin America and the Caribbean contracted rapidly to X tonnes, declining by -X% compared with the previous year's figure. In general, exports recorded a deep setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, exports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, sulphur exports contracted dramatically to $X in 2020. Overall, exports faced a abrupt decrease. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 with an increase of X% year-to-year. The level of export peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

In 2020, Chile (X tonnes) represented the major exporter of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur, achieving X% of total exports. Trinidad and Tobago (X tonnes) held the second position in the ranking, followed by Guatemala (X tonnes). All these countries together took near X% share of total exports.

Exports from Chile decreased at an average annual rate of -X% from 2007 to 2020. At the same time, Guatemala (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Guatemala emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. By contrast, Trinidad and Tobago (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2020, the share of Chile and Guatemala increased by +X% and +X% percentage points, while Trinidad and Tobago (-X p.p.) saw their share reduced.

In value terms, the largest sulphur supplying countries in Latin America and the Caribbean were Chile ($X), Trinidad and Tobago ($X) and Guatemala ($X), together comprising X% of total exports.

Guatemala recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, among the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced a decline in the exports figures.

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the sulphur export price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $X per tonne, waning by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price recorded a abrupt shrinkage. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when the export price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, export prices reached the maximum at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, export prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was Trinidad and Tobago ($X per tonne), while Chile ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Guatemala, while the other leaders experienced a decline in the export price figures.

Sulphur Imports

Imports in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2020, overseas purchases 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, however, posted a prominent increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The volume of import peaked at X tonnes in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, sulphur imports shrank dramatically to $X in 2020. Overall, imports, however, enjoyed temperate growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. The level of import peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

The countries with the highest levels of sulphur imports in 2020 were Cuba (X tonnes), together recording X% of total import.

Cuba was also the fastest-growing in terms of the sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur imports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007 to 2020. Cuba (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the total imports, while the shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Cuba ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in Latin America and the Caribbean.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of value in Cuba totaled +X%.

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the sulphur import price in Latin America and the Caribbean amounted to $X per tonne, which is down by -X% against the previous year. In general, the import price recorded a abrupt decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 when the import price increased by X% y-o-y. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. from 2013 to 2020, the growth in terms of the import prices failed to regain the momentum.

As there is only one major supplying country, the average price level is determined by prices for Cuba.

From 2007 to 2020, the rate of growth in terms of prices for Cuba amounted to -X% per year.

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 LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The country with the largest volume of sulphur consumption was Brazil, comprising approx. 57% of total volume. Moreover, sulphur consumption in Brazil exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Venezuela, fivefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Chile, with a 9% share.
What are the largest producers of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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Brazil constituted the country with the largest volume of sulphur production, comprising approx. 58% of total volume. Moreover, sulphur production in Brazil exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Venezuela, fivefold. Chile ranked third in terms of total production with a 9.2% share.
What are the leading suppliers of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, the largest sulphur supplying countries in Latin America and the Caribbean were Chile, Trinidad and Tobago and Guatemala, with a combined 76% share of total exports.
What are the leading importers of sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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In value terms, Cuba constitutes the largest market for imported sulphur sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in Latin America and the Caribbean.
What is the average export price for sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The sulphur export price in Latin America and the Caribbean stood at $578 per tonne in 2020, falling by -31.5% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for sulphur (sublimed or precipitated) and colloidal sulphur in LatAmerica and the Caribbean?
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The sulphur import price in Latin America and the Caribbean stood at $205 per tonne in 2020, waning by -6.8% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the sulphur 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 2025.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20132120 - Sulphur, sublimed or precipitated, colloidal sulphur
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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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
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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
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8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
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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 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, 2015–2021
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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