Latest Report Update: Mar 26, 2021

United Kingdom - Aluminium Bars, Rods And Profiles - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
Update: COVID-19 Impact

Licenses

You will receive a PDF copy of the report by email within 24 hours (Mon - Fri).

By clicking «Buy the Report», you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. We'll occasionally send you account related emails.

United Kingdom: Aluminium Bar Market Overview 2021

Aluminium Bar Market Size in the UK

In 2019, after two years of growth, there was significant decline in the UK aluminium bar market, when its value decreased by -X% to $X. Over the period under review, consumption showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $X in 2018, and then dropped dramatically in the following year.

Aluminium Bar Production in the UK

In value terms, aluminium bar production declined significantly to $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production continues to indicate a pronounced slump. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 when the production volume increased by X% y-o-y. Aluminium bar production peaked at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Aluminium Bar Exports

Exports from the UK

In 2019, shipments abroad of aluminium bars, rods and profiles decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the third year in a row after four years of growth. In general, exports continue to indicate a noticeable descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Exports peaked at X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, aluminium bar exports contracted to $X in 2019. Overall, exports showed a deep slump. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, exports hit record highs at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

France (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes) and Greece (X tonnes) were the main destinations of aluminium bar exports from the UK, together comprising X% of total exports.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Greece (+X% per year), while exports for the other leaders experienced mixed trend patterns.

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

Export Prices by Country

In 2019, the average aluminium bar export price amounted to $X per tonne, waning by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price recorded a pronounced shrinkage. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 an increase of X% against the previous year. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, export prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major overseas markets. In 2019, 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 2019, 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 2019, purchases abroad of aluminium bars, rods and profiles decreased by -X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2015, thus ending a three-year rising trend. Over the period under review, imports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at X tonnes in 2018, and then contracted modestly in the following year.

In value terms, aluminium bar imports dropped to $X in 2019. In general, imports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at $X in 2018, and then declined in the following year.

Imports by Country

In 2019, China (X tonnes) constituted the largest aluminium bar supplier to the UK, with a X% share of total imports. Moreover, aluminium bar imports from China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, Spain (X tonnes), twofold. Germany (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total imports with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2019, the average annual growth rate of volume from China stood at +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Spain (+X% per year) and Germany (-X% per year).

In value terms, Germany ($X), China ($X) and Spain ($X) constituted the largest aluminium bar suppliers to the UK, together accounting for X% of total imports. These countries were followed by France, Italy, the U.S., Belgium, the Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Portugal, Greece and Russia, which together accounted for a further X recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, in terms of the main suppliers 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 2019, reducing by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010 an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, average import prices reached the peak figure at $X per tonne in 2018, and then dropped in the following year.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2019, the country with the highest price was the U.S. ($X per tonne), while the price for Russia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, 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 AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the world?
+
The countries with the highest volumes of aluminium bar consumption in 2019 were China (5.1M tonnes), the U.S. (2.9M tonnes) and Brazil (1.2M tonnes), with a combined 49% share of global consumption.
What are the largest producers of aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the world?
+
China (6.1M tonnes) remains the largest aluminium bar producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 31% 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. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Brazil (1.2M tonnes), with a 6.2% share.
What are the leading suppliers of aluminium bars, rods and profiles to the UK?
+
In value terms, Germany ($133M), China ($131M) and Spain ($89M) constituted the largest aluminium bar suppliers to the UK, together accounting for 49% of total imports. France, Italy, the U.S., Belgium, the Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Portugal, Greece and Russia lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 36%.
What are the leading importers of aluminium bars, rods and profiles from the UK?
+
In value terms, the largest markets for aluminium bar exported from the UK were Germany ($29M), Ireland ($26M) and France ($23M), with a combined 48% share of total exports. The Netherlands, Greece, Spain and Belgium lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 26%.
What is the average export price for aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the UK?
+
In 2019, the average aluminium bar export price amounted to $2,728 per tonne, declining by -6.2% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for aluminium bars, rods and profiles in the UK?
+
The average aluminium bar import price stood at $4,967 per tonne in 2019, shrinking by -6.6% 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

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
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
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
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 2007–2019
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2019
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 2019
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2019
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2019
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, 2007–2019
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019

Webinar: Global Metal Tank Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global metal tank market.



Thursday, April 15th, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET


Register

Webinar: Global Gym and Fitness Equipment Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global gym and fitness equipment market.



Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET


Register

Webinar: Global Palm Oil Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global palm oil market.



Thursday, May 6th, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET


Register
Ready to Get Started?
We can help you conduct market research and write a report using the most reliable data