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Republic of Korea - Polycarbonates (In Primary Forms) - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights

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Republic of Korea: Polycarbonate Market Overview 2020

Polycarbonate Market Size in Republic of Korea

The revenue of the polycarbonate market in South Korea amounted to $X in 2018, growing by X% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2018; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% y-o-y. In that year, the polycarbonate market attained its peak level and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Polycarbonate Production in Republic of Korea

In value terms, polycarbonate production amounted to $X in 2018 estimated in export prices. In general, polycarbonate production, however, continues to indicate strong growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when production volume increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, polycarbonate production reached its peak figure level at $X in 2017, and then declined slightly in the following year.

Polycarbonate Exports

Exports from Republic of Korea

In 2018, the amount of polycarbonates (in primary forms) exported from South Korea totaled X tonnes, waning by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, polycarbonate exports, however, continue to indicate noticeable growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, polycarbonate exports attained their peak figure at X tonnes in 2017, and then declined slightly in the following year.

In value terms, polycarbonate exports amounted to $X in 2018. In general, polycarbonate exports, however, continue to indicate remarkable growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. Exports peaked at $X in 2017, and then declined slightly in the following year.

Exports by Country

China (X tonnes) was the main destination for polycarbonate exports from South Korea, accounting for a X% share of total exports. Moreover, polycarbonate exports to China exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, Mexico (X tonnes), sixfold. China, Hong Kong SAR (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total exports with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2018, the average annual growth rate of volume to China amounted to +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Mexico (+X% per year) and China, Hong Kong SAR (+X% per year).

In value terms, China ($X) remains the key foreign market for polycarbonate exports from South Korea, comprising X% of total polycarbonate exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Mexico ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Viet Nam, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2018, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to China totaled +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Mexico (+X% per year) and Viet Nam (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average polycarbonate export price stood at $X per tonne in 2018, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the polycarbonate export price continues to indicate a mild expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the average export prices for polycarbonates (in primary forms) reached their peak figure at $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2018, export prices failed to regain their momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Viet Nam ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Hungary ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2018, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Viet Nam, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Polycarbonate Imports

Imports into Republic of Korea

Polycarbonate imports into South Korea amounted to X tonnes in 2018, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, polycarbonate imports continue to indicate an abrupt decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, polycarbonate imports attained their peak figure at X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2018, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, polycarbonate imports stood at $X in 2018. Over the period under review, polycarbonate imports continue to indicate a drastic curtailment. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, polycarbonate imports reached their maximum at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2018, imports failed to regain their momentum.

Imports by Country

The U.S. (X tonnes), Spain (X tonnes) and Japan (X tonnes) were the main suppliers of polycarbonate imports to South Korea, together accounting for X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Taiwan, Chinese, China, Singapore and Thailand, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2018, the most notable rate of growth in terms of imports, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by Singapore, while imports for the other leaders experienced a decline.

In value terms, the U.S. ($X), Japan ($X) and Spain ($X) appeared to be the largest polycarbonate suppliers to South Korea, together accounting for X% of total imports.

Among the main suppliers, Japan experienced the highest growth rate of market size, over the period under review, while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2018, the average polycarbonate import price amounted to $X per tonne, jumping by X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2018, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when the average import price increased by X% year-to-year. The import price peaked in 2018 and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2018, the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per tonne), while the price for Spain ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2018, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Japan, while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20164040 - Polycarbonates, in primary forms

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the polycarbonate market in Republic of Korea. 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.


Country coverage:
• South Korea

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in Republic of Korea
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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1. INTRODUCTION

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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

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
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 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
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2018
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2018
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 2018
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2018
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2018
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2018
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2018
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2018
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2018
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2018
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2018
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2018
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2018
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2018
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2018
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2018
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2018
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