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United Kingdom: Aluminium Tube Market Overview 2021

Aluminium Tube Market Size in the UK

In 2020, the UK aluminium tube market decreased by -X% to $X for the first time since 2015, thus ending a four-year rising trend. In general, consumption, however, recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when the market value increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $X in 2019, and then declined remarkably in the following year.

Aluminium Tube Production in the UK

In value terms, aluminium tube production declined slightly to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production saw a perceptible reduction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the production volume increased by X% y-o-y. 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.

Aluminium Tube Exports

Exports from the UK

In 2020, shipments abroad of aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the second year in a row after five years of decline. Over the period under review, exports, however, recorded a abrupt decrease. Exports peaked at X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, aluminium tube exports surged to $X in 2020. In general, exports, however, showed a perceptible slump. Over the period under review, exports reached the maximum at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

The U.S. (X tonnes), France (X tonnes) and Ireland (X tonnes) were the main destinations of aluminium tube exports from the UK, with a combined X% share of total exports. Italy, Germany, Poland, the Netherlands, India, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Norway, Spain and Australia lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Brazil, while exports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest markets for aluminium tube exported from the UK were the U.S. ($X), France ($X) and Germany ($X), with a combined X% share of total exports. These countries were followed by Italy, Poland, India, Ireland, Spain, Brazil, the Netherlands, Australia, Saudi Arabia and Norway, which together accounted for a further X terms of the main countries of destination, Brazil saw the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The average aluminium tube export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, rising by X% against the previous year. Overall, export price indicated a perceptible expansion from 2007 to 2020: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, aluminium tube export price decreased by -X% against 2018 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 an increase of X% y-o-y. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Germany ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Ireland ($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 Germany, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Aluminium Tube Imports

Imports into the UK

In 2020, overseas purchases of aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second consecutive year after three years of growth. Overall, imports recorded a pronounced descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at X tonnes in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, aluminium tube imports contracted dramatically to $X in 2020. In general, imports saw a perceptible contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Imports peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

Greece (X tonnes), China (X tonnes) and Germany (X tonnes) were the main suppliers of aluminium tube imports to the UK, together accounting for X% of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by Greece (+X% per year), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest aluminium tube suppliers to the UK were Germany ($X), the U.S. ($X) and France ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports. These countries were followed by China, Greece, Austria, Turkey, Italy, Hungary, Belgium, Denmark, the Czech Republic and Spain, which together accounted for a further X terms of the main suppliers, Greece (+X% per year) 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 more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The average aluminium tube import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, rising by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the average import price increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2020, import prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was Austria ($X per tonne), while the price for Greece ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Germany, 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 tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of aluminium tube consumption in 2020 were Brazil (710K tonnes), China (389K tonnes) and the U.S. (231K tonnes), together accounting for 59% of global consumption. Japan, Russia, Turkey, Indonesia and Mexico lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 16%.
What are the largest producers of aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of aluminium tube production in 2020 were Brazil (706K tonnes), China (532K tonnes) and the U.S. (259K tonnes), together comprising 64% of global production.
What are the leading suppliers of aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings to the UK?
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In value terms, Germany ($16M), the U.S. ($9.2M) and France ($5.7M) constituted the largest aluminium tube suppliers to the UK, with a combined 45% share of total imports. These countries were followed by China, Greece, Austria, Turkey, Italy, Hungary, Belgium, Denmark, the Czech Republic and Spain, which together accounted for a further 43%.
What are the leading importers of aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings from the UK?
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In value terms, the largest markets for aluminium tube exported from the UK were the U.S. ($16M), France ($11M) and Germany ($6.8M), with a combined 60% share of total exports. These countries were followed by Italy, Poland, India, Ireland, Spain, Brazil, the Netherlands, Australia, Saudi Arabia and Norway, which together accounted for a further 22%.
What is the average export price for aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings in the UK?
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In 2020, the average aluminium tube export price amounted to $22,522 per tonne, rising by 8.3% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for aluminium tubes, pipes and tube or pipe fittings in the UK?
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The average aluminium tube import price stood at $8,645 per tonne in 2020, rising by 11% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 24422630 - Aluminium tubes and pipes (excluding hollow profiles, tube or pipe fittings, flexible tubing, tubes and pipes prepared for use in structures, machinery or vehicle parts, or the like)
• Prodcom 24422650 - Aluminium alloy tubes and pipes (excluding hollow profiles, t ubes or pipe fittings, flexible tubing, tubes and pipes prepared for use in structures, machinery or vehicle parts, or the like)
• Prodcom 24422670 - Aluminium tube or pipe fittings (including couplings, elbows and sleeves) (excluding fittings with taps, cocks and valves, t ube supports, bolts and nuts, clamps)

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the aluminium tube 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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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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