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Switzerland - Precious Metal Ores and Concentrates - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights

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Switzerland: Market for Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates 2023

Market Size for Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates in Switzerland

The Swiss market for precious metal ores and concentrates was estimated at $X in 2021, approximately reflecting the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption, however, showed a prominent expansion. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Production of Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates in Switzerland

In value terms, precious metal ore and concentrate production expanded to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production recorded prominent growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 with an increase of 116%. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates

Exports from Switzerland

For the fifth year in a row, Switzerland recorded growth in shipments abroad of precious metal ores and concentrates, which increased by 7.8% to X tons in 2021. In general, exports recorded a strong expansion. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when exports increased by 86% against the previous year. The exports peaked in 2021 and are likely to see steady growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, precious metal ore and concentrate exports contracted markedly to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, exports recorded a measured expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of 96%. Over the period under review, the exports attained the peak figure at $X in 2020, and then shrank sharply in the following year.

Exports by Country

Malaysia (X tons) was the main destination for precious metal ore and concentrate exports from Switzerland, with a approx. 99.9% share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to Malaysia totaled +18.2%.

In value terms, Malaysia ($X) emerged as the key foreign market for precious metal ore and concentrate exports from Switzerland.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value to Malaysia stood at +5.4%.

Export Prices by Country

The average export price for precious metal ores and concentrates stood at $X per ton in 2021, reducing by -38.1% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price showed a abrupt curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the average export price increased by 65% against the previous year. As a result, the export price reached the peak level of $X per ton. From 2015 to 2021, the average 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 Malaysia.

From 2012 to 2021, the rate of growth in terms of prices for Malaysia amounted to -10.8% per year.

Imports of Precious Metal Ores And Concentrates

Imports into Switzerland

In 2021, purchases abroad of precious metal ores and concentrates decreased by -18.6% to X tons, falling for the second year in a row after two years of growth. Overall, imports recorded a sharp downturn. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when imports increased by 266% against the previous year. Imports peaked at X tons in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, precious metal ore and concentrate imports reduced rapidly to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports saw a dramatic setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of 227%. Imports peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Armenia (X tons) constituted the largest precious metal ore and concentrate supplier to Switzerland, with a 58% share of total imports. Moreover, precious metal ore and concentrate imports from Armenia exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Finland (X tons), threefold. The third position in this ranking was taken by Mexico (X tons), with a 15% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume from Armenia stood at -17.8%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Finland (+691.0% per year) and Mexico (-33.0% per year).

In value terms, Finland ($X) constituted the largest supplier of precious metal ore and concentrate to Switzerland, comprising 80% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Armenia ($X), with a 7.4% share of total imports. It was followed by Mexico, with a 4.8% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value from Finland totaled +218.8%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Armenia (-31.6% per year) and Mexico (-39.4% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The average import price for precious metal ores and concentrates stood at $X per ton in 2021, leveling off at the previous year. In general, the import price, however, showed a noticeable contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when the average import price increased by 108% against the previous year. As a result, import price reached the peak level of $X per ton. From 2014 to 2021, the average import prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Finland ($X per ton), while the price for Armenia ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Finland (+9.3%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced a decline.

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 precious metal ores and concentrates in the world?
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China remains the largest precious metal ore and concentrate consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 30% of total volume. Moreover, precious metal ore and concentrate consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the United States, sevenfold. The third position in this ranking was taken by Kyrgyzstan, with a 4.3% share.
What are the largest producers of precious metal ores and concentrates in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were Kyrgyzstan, Peru and Australia, together accounting for 20% of global production. Russia, the United States, Brazil, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Mexico, Bangladesh, Ecuador and Turkey lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 37%.
What are the leading suppliers of precious metal ores and concentrates to Switzerland?
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In value terms, Finland constituted the largest supplier of precious metal ore and concentrate to Switzerland, comprising 80% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Armenia, with a 7.4% share of total imports. It was followed by Mexico, with a 4.8% share.
What are the leading importers of precious metal ores and concentrates from Switzerland?
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In value terms, Malaysia emerged as the key foreign market for precious metal ore and concentrate exports from Switzerland.
What is the average export price for precious metal ores and concentrates in Switzerland?
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The average export price for precious metal ores and concentrates stood at $2,090 per ton in 2021, dropping by -38.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for precious metal ores and concentrates in Switzerland?
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The average import price for precious metal ores and concentrates stood at $141,759 per ton in 2021, remaining constant against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for precious metal ore and concentrate in Switzerland. 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 07291400 - Precious metal ores and concentrates
Country coverage:
• Switzerland

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

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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
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
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
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
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

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

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 In 2007-2022
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
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