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United Kingdom: Aluminium Bar Market Overview 2021

Aluminium Bar Market Size in the UK

In 2020, the UK aluminium bar market decreased by -X% to $X, falling for the second year in a row after two years of growth. Over the period under review, consumption saw a pronounced slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, consumption failed to regain the momentum.

Aluminium Bar Production in the UK

In value terms, aluminium bar production reduced slightly to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Overall, production recorded a noticeable slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, production failed to regain the momentum.

Aluminium Bar Exports

Exports from the UK

In 2020, overseas shipments of aluminium bars, rods and profiles decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the fourth consecutive year after four years of growth. Over the period under review, exports showed a abrupt setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when exports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports attained the peak figure at X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, aluminium bar exports declined markedly to $X in 2020. In general, exports continue to indicate a deep setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports attained the peak figure at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

France (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes) and Ireland (X tonnes) were the main destinations of aluminium bar exports from the UK, with a combined X% share of total exports. The Netherlands, Greece, Poland and Belgium lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Greece (+X% per year), while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Ireland ($X), Germany ($X) and France ($X) were the largest markets for aluminium bar exported from the UK worldwide, together accounting for X% of total exports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, Greece, Poland and Belgium, which together accounted for a further X the main countries of destination, Greece saw the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced mixed trend patterns.

Export Prices by Country

The average aluminium bar export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, saw a slight setback. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average export prices attained the maximum at $X per tonne in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2020, export prices remained at a lower figure.

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

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

Aluminium Bar Imports

Imports into the UK

In 2020, overseas purchases of aluminium bars, rods and profiles decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second consecutive year after two years of growth. In general, imports saw a perceptible slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure at X tonnes in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, aluminium bar imports declined notably to $X in 2020. Overall, imports continue to indicate a perceptible setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Imports peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

China (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes) and Spain (X tonnes) were the main suppliers of aluminium bar imports to the UK, with a combined X% share of total imports. Belgium, Italy, Turkey, the Netherlands, France, Portugal, Poland and the U.S. lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by Poland, while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest aluminium bar suppliers to the UK were Germany ($X), China ($X) and Spain ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports. Belgium, Italy, France, the U.S., Turkey, the Netherlands, Poland and Portugal lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X terms of the main suppliers, Poland 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

The average aluminium bar import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, with a decrease of -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 an increase of X% year-to-year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. from 2012 to 2020, the growth in terms of the average import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was the U.S. ($X per tonne), while the price for China ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

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

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of aluminium bar consumption in 2020 were China (5.5M tonnes), the U.S. (3M tonnes) and Brazil (1.4M tonnes), together comprising 45% of global consumption.
What are the largest producers of aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the world?
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China (6.4M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of aluminium bar production, comprising approx. 28% of total volume. Moreover, aluminium bar production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the U.S. (2.9M tonnes), twofold. Brazil (1.4M tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a 6.3% share.
What are the leading suppliers of aluminium bars, rods and profiles to the UK?
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In value terms, Germany ($73M), China ($65M) and Spain ($52M) were the largest aluminium bar suppliers to the UK, together accounting for 44% of total imports. Belgium, Italy, France, the U.S., Turkey, the Netherlands, Poland and Portugal lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 45%.
What are the leading importers of aluminium bars, rods and profiles from the UK?
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In value terms, the largest markets for aluminium bar exported from the UK were Ireland ($21M), Germany ($17M) and France ($14M), together accounting for 45% of total exports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, Greece, Poland and Belgium, which together accounted for a further 20%.
What is the average export price for aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the UK?
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In 2020, the average aluminium bar export price amounted to $2,929 per tonne, rising by 6.6% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the UK?
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In 2020, the average aluminium bar import price amounted to $4,247 per tonne, declining by -14.6% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 24422230 - Aluminium bars, rods and profiles (excluding rods and profiles prepared for use in structures)
• Prodcom 24422250 - Aluminium alloy bars, rods, profiles and hollow profiles (excluding rods and profiles prepared for use in structures)

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the aluminium bar market in the UK. 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:
• United Kingdom

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

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4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
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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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