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U.S.: Activated Carbon Market 2022

Activated Carbon Market Size in the U.S.

The U.S. activated carbon market shrank markedly to $X in 2020, waning by -X% against the previous year. In general, consumption, however, enjoyed a strong expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. Activated carbon consumption peaked at $X in 2019, and then fell dramatically in the following year.

Activated Carbon Production in the U.S.

In value terms, activated carbon production dropped rapidly to $X in 2020. In general, production, however, showed a resilient expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $X in 2019, and then dropped markedly in the following year.

Activated Carbon Exports

Exports from the U.S.

In 2020, overseas shipments of activated carbon decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second year in a row after two years of growth. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, exports reached the maximum at X tonnes in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, activated carbon exports declined to $X in 2020. In general, exports, however, enjoyed a resilient expansion. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, exports hit record highs at $X in 2019, and then fell in the following year.

Exports by Country

Belgium (X tonnes), Canada (X tonnes) and Mexico (X tonnes) were the main destinations of activated carbon exports from the United States, with a combined X% share of total exports. China, Japan, the UK, South Korea, the Netherlands, Singapore, India, Brazil and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Singapore, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Mexico ($X), Canada ($X) and Belgium ($X) appeared to be the largest markets for activated carbon exported from the United States worldwide, together comprising X% of total exports. China, Japan, South Korea, the UK, Singapore, India, the Netherlands, Brazil and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X the main countries of destination, China recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

In 2020, the average activated carbon export price amounted to $X per tonne, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, export price indicated buoyant growth from 2007 to 2020: its price increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, activated carbon export price decreased by -X% against 2017 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. The export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2020, export prices remained at a lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major external markets. In 2020, the country with the highest price was South Korea ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Italy ($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 South Korea, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Activated Carbon Imports

Imports into the U.S.

In 2020, overseas purchases of activated carbon decreased by -X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2016, thus ending a three-year rising trend. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at X tonnes in 2019, and then shrank in the following year.

In value terms, activated carbon imports reduced sharply to $X in 2020. In general, total imports indicated a strong increase from 2007 to 2020: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when imports increased by X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs at $X in 2019, and then dropped remarkably in the following year.

Imports by Country

India (X tonnes), Sri Lanka (X tonnes) and Australia (X tonnes) were the main suppliers of activated carbon imports to the United States, together comprising 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 Australia (+X% per year), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, India ($X), Sri Lanka ($X) and the Philippines ($X) constituted the largest activated carbon suppliers to the United States, with a combined X% share of total imports. These countries were followed by China, Canada, Australia, Indonesia, Mexico and Germany, which together accounted for a further X (+X% per year) recorded the highest growth rate of 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

In 2020, the average activated carbon import price amounted to $X per tonne, shrinking by -X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2020, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 when the average import price increased by X% year-to-year. The import price peaked at $X per tonne in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, import prices remained at a lower figure.

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

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

Source: IndexBox Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2021 2007-2021 2022-2030 US$, Tonnes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for activated carbon in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of activated carbon consumption, comprising approx. 30% of total volume. Moreover, activated carbon consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, threefold. The United States ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 8% share.
What are the largest producers of activated carbon in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of activated carbon production, comprising approx. 39% of total volume. Moreover, activated carbon production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by the United States, with a 7.3% share.
What are the leading suppliers of activated carbon to the U.S.?
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In value terms, India, Sri Lanka and the Philippines constituted the largest activated carbon suppliers to the United States, with a combined 46% share of total imports. These countries were followed by China, Canada, Australia, Indonesia, Mexico and Germany, which together accounted for a further 36%.
What are the leading importers of activated carbon from the U.S.?
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In value terms, the largest markets for activated carbon exported from the United States were Mexico, Canada and Belgium, together comprising 50% of total exports. China, Japan, South Korea, the UK, Singapore, India, the Netherlands, Brazil and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 34%.
What is the average export price for activated carbon in the U.S.?
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The average activated carbon export price stood at $3,968 per tonne in 2020, falling by -9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for activated carbon in the U.S.?
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The average activated carbon import price stood at $2,318 per tonne in 2020, reducing by -3.2% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the activated carbon market in the U.S.. 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.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 20595400 - Activated carbon
Country coverage:
• United States

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in the U.S.
• 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

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 2007–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2021
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 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2021
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, 2007–2021
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2021
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2021
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