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South Africa: Overview of the Market for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous) 2021

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Market Size for Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous) in South Africa

The South African market for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) rose sharply to $X in 2020, surging by X% against the previous year. Overall, consumption, however, continues to indicate a abrupt contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Consumption peaked at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Production of Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous) in South Africa

In value terms, production of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) rose significantly to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production saw a deep slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, production failed to regain the momentum.

Exports of Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous)

Exports from South Africa

In 2020, overseas shipments of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) decreased by -X% to X cubic meters for the first time since 2016, thus ending a three-year rising trend. Over the period under review, exports, however, saw a prominent expansion. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Exports peaked at X cubic meters in 2019, and then fell markedly in the following year.

In value terms, exports of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) shrank remarkably to $X in 2020. Overall, exports, however, showed a strong increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Exports peaked at $X in 2019, and then declined notably in the following year.

Exports by Country

China (X cubic meters) was the main destination for exports of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) from South Africa, accounting for a X% share of total exports. Moreover, exports of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) to China exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, India (X cubic meters), eightfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Botswana (X cubic meters), with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to China amounted to +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: India (+X% per year) and Botswana (+X% per year).

In value terms, China ($X) remains the key foreign market for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) exports from South Africa, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by India ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Botswana, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to China amounted to +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: India (+X% per year) and Botswana (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average export price for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) stood at $X per cubic meter in 2020, surging by X% against the previous year. In general, the export price, however, showed a drastic downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average export prices hit record highs at $X per cubic meter in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major overseas markets. In 2020, the country with the highest price was Botswana ($X per cubic meter), while the average price for exports to China ($X per cubic meter) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to India, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced a decline.

Imports of Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous)

Imports into South Africa

Imports of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) into South Africa shrank remarkably to X cubic meters in 2020, with a decrease of -X% compared with the year before. In general, imports showed a dramatic slump. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Imports peaked at X cubic meters in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, imports of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) contracted sharply to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, imports showed a significant decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Imports peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2020, Zimbabwe (X cubic meters) constituted the largest saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) supplier to South Africa, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, imports of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) from Zimbabwe exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Swaziland (X cubic meters), fourfold. Namibia (X cubic meters) ranked third in terms of total imports with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Zimbabwe totaled -X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Swaziland (-X% per year) and Namibia (-X% per year).

In value terms, Zambia ($X), Zimbabwe ($X) and Namibia ($X) were the largest saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) suppliers to South Africa, together comprising X% of total imports. Swaziland and Botswana lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X the main suppliers, Botswana recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced mixed trend patterns.

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the average import price for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) amounted to $X per cubic meter, growing by X% against the previous year. Overall, import price indicated buoyant growth from 2007 to 2020: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. As a result, import price attained the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Zambia ($X per cubic meter), while the price for Zimbabwe ($X per cubic meter) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Botswana, while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in 2020 were the U.S. (286M cubic meters), Russia (151M cubic meters) and Canada (114M cubic meters), together accounting for 47% of global consumption.
What are the largest producers of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in 2020 were the U.S. (300M cubic meters), Russia (166M cubic meters) and Canada (115M cubic meters), together accounting for 49% of global production. These countries were followed by Sweden, Germany, Finland, New Zealand, Brazil, Chile, Poland, China, the Czech Republic and Japan, which together accounted for a further 32%.
What are the leading suppliers of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) to South Africa?
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In value terms, Zambia ($7.4K), Zimbabwe ($5.1K) and Namibia ($1.7K) were the largest saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) suppliers to South Africa, together accounting for 79% of total imports. These countries were followed by Swaziland and Botswana, which together accounted for a further 16%.
What are the leading importers of saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) from South Africa?
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In value terms, China ($15M) remains the key foreign market for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) exports from South Africa, comprising 59% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by India ($3.5M), with a 13% share of total exports. It was followed by Botswana, with a 8.8% share.
What is the average export price for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in South Africa?
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The average export price for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) stood at $63 per cubic meter in 2020, rising by 8.4% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in South Africa?
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The average import price for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) stood at $96 per cubic meter in 2020, picking up by 73% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 1601 - Sawlogs and veneer logs, coniferous
• FCL 1602 - Pulpwood, round and split, coniferous (production)
• FCL 1623 - Other industrial roundwood, coniferous (production)

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for saw logs and veneer logs (coniferous) in South Africa. 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 Africa

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in South Africa
• 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
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
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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

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 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2020
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 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2020
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2020
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
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, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020

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