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United Kingdom: Carbon Electrode Market Overview 2021

Carbon Electrode Market Size in the UK

For the fourth year in a row, the UK carbon electrode market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by X% to $X in 2019. Overall, consumption recorded noticeable growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Carbon electrode consumption peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Carbon Electrode Production in the UK

In value terms, carbon electrode production expanded significantly to $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production enjoyed a strong expansion. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2015 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. Carbon electrode production peaked at $X in 2016; however, from 2017 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Carbon Electrode Exports

Exports from the UK

Carbon electrode exports from the UK dropped markedly to X tonnes in 2019, shrinking by -X% on 2018 figures. Overall, exports saw a pronounced decline. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, exports attained the maximum at X tonnes in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2019, exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, carbon electrode exports reduced sharply to $X in 2019. Over the period under review, exports showed a pronounced increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, exports attained the maximum at $X in 2018, and then shrank markedly in the following year.

Exports by Country

The U.S. (X tonnes), Australia (X tonnes) and Sweden (X tonnes) were the main destinations of carbon electrode exports from the UK, with a combined X% share 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 the U.S., while exports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the U.S. ($X) remains the key foreign market for carbon electrode exports from the UK, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Sweden ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Argentina, with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to the U.S. stood at +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Sweden (+X% per year) and Argentina (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average carbon electrode export price stood at $X per tonne in 2019, growing by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price enjoyed strong growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the average export price increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, average export prices reached the maximum in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in years to come.

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

Carbon Electrode Imports

Imports into the UK

In 2019, overseas purchases of carbon electrodes decreased by -X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2016, thus ending a two-year rising trend. Overall, imports showed a deep slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Imports peaked at X tonnes in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, carbon electrode imports shrank markedly to $X in 2019. Over the period under review, imports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Imports peaked at $X in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2019, Belgium (X tonnes) constituted the largest supplier of carbon electrode to the UK, accounting for a X% share of total imports. Moreover, carbon electrode imports from Belgium exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest supplier, France (X tonnes), twofold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by the Netherlands (X tonnes), with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2019, the average annual growth rate of volume from Belgium amounted to +X%. The remaining supplying countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: France (-X% per year) and the Netherlands (+X% per year).

In value terms, the largest carbon electrode suppliers to the UK were Belgium ($X), Spain ($X) and France ($X), together accounting for X% of total imports.

Among the main suppliers, Belgium recorded 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

In 2019, the average carbon electrode import price amounted to $X per tonne, increasing by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price saw a strong increase. As a result, import price reached the peak level and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

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

From 2007 to 2019, 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 AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for carbon electrodes in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of carbon electrode consumption in 2019 were Canada (400K tonnes), Iceland (382K tonnes) and the Netherlands (350K tonnes), with a combined 53% share of global consumption. These countries were followed by Iran, Russia, India, the U.S., Sweden, Germany, South Korea, Norway, Japan and the United Arab Emirates, which together accounted for a further 39%.
What are the largest producers of carbon electrodes in the world?
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China (1.8M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of carbon electrode production, accounting for 61% of total volume. Moreover, carbon electrode production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the Netherlands (334K tonnes), fivefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Canada (138K tonnes), with a 4.7% share.
What are the leading suppliers of carbon electrodes to the UK?
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In value terms, the largest carbon electrode suppliers to the UK were Belgium ($16M), Spain ($12M) and France ($12M), with a combined 80% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of carbon electrodes from the UK?
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In value terms, the U.S. ($27M) remains the key foreign market for carbon electrode exports from the UK, comprising 60% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Sweden ($4.4M), with a 9.8% share of total exports. It was followed by Argentina, with a 3.4% share.
What is the average export price for carbon electrodes in the UK?
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The average carbon electrode export price stood at $14,374 per tonne in 2019, rising by 29% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for carbon electrodes in the UK?
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In 2019, the average carbon electrode import price amounted to $8,215 per tonne, increasing by 84% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 27901330 - Carbon electrodes for furnaces
• Prodcom 27901350 - Carbon electrodes (excluding for furnaces)

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the carbon electrode 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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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

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