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U.S.: Tantalum Market 2022

Tantalum Market Size in the U.S.

The U.S. tantalum market skyrocketed to $X in 2021, rising by X% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption saw a buoyant expansion. Tantalum consumption peaked in 2021 and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Tantalum Exports

Exports from the U.S.

In 2021, overseas shipments of tantalum increased by X% to X tonnes, rising for the second year in a row after two years of decline. Over the period under review, total exports indicated noticeable growth from 2012 to 2021: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2021 figures, exports increased by +X% against 2019 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports attained the peak of X tonnes. From 2015 to 2021, the growth of the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, tantalum exports rose sharply to $X in 2021. In general, exports showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014 when exports increased by X%. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $X. From 2015 to 2021, the growth of the exports failed to regain momentum.

Exports by Country

Mexico (X tonnes) was the main destination for tantalum exports from the United States, accounting for a X% share of total exports. Moreover, tantalum exports to Mexico exceeded the volume sent to the second major destination, El Salvador (X tonnes), twofold. Germany (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total exports with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume to Mexico stood at +X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: El Salvador (+X% per year) and Germany (+X% per year).

In value terms, Mexico ($X) remains the key foreign market for tantalum exports from the United States, comprising X% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by El Salvador ($X), with a X% share of total exports. It was followed by Germany, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to Mexico amounted to -X%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: El Salvador (+X% per year) and Germany (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average tantalum export price amounted to $X per tonne, waning by -X% against the previous year. Overall, the export price saw a perceptible downturn. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the average export prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the export prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major external markets. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Mexico ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Germany ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to El Salvador (+X%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced a decline.

Tantalum Imports

Imports into the U.S.

In 2021, overseas purchases of tantalum increased by X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. Over the period under review, total imports indicated resilient growth from 2012 to 2021: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 when imports increased by X%. Over the period under review, imports attained the peak figure in 2021 and are likely to see steady growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, tantalum imports soared to $X in 2021. In general, total imports indicated a perceptible increase from 2012 to 2021: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 when imports increased by X%. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure in 2021 and are expected to retain growth in years to come.

Imports by Country

China (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes) and Kazakhstan (X tonnes) were the main suppliers of tantalum imports to the United States, with a combined X% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in Germany (with a CAGR of +X%), while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Germany ($X), China ($X) and Thailand ($X) constituted the largest tantalum suppliers to the United States, with a combined X% share of total imports.

Germany, with a CAGR of +X%, saw 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

The average tantalum import price stood at $X per tonne in 2021, rising by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, recorded a pronounced contraction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 an increase of X%. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Thailand ($X per tonne), while the price for Estonia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Thailand (+X%), while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced a decline.

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 tantalum in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were Democratic Republic of the Congo, Germany and Rwanda, together comprising 49% of global consumption. The United States, Japan, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, El Salvador, Mexico, Indonesia, Brazil, Australia and Israel lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 42%.
What are the largest producers of tantalum in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were Democratic Republic of the Congo, Germany and Rwanda, together accounting for 48% of global production.
What are the leading suppliers of tantalum to the U.S.?
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In value terms, the largest tantalum suppliers to the United States were Germany, China and Thailand, together comprising 81% of total imports.
What are the leading importers of tantalum from the U.S.?
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In value terms, Mexico remains the key foreign market for tantalum exports from the United States, comprising 59% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by El Salvador, with a 16% share of total exports. It was followed by Germany, with a 13% share.
What is the average export price for tantalum in the U.S.?
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In 2021, the average tantalum export price amounted to $424,250 per tonne, which is down by -4.9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for tantalum in the U.S.?
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The average tantalum import price stood at $328,747 per tonne in 2021, with an increase of 4.4% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the tantalum 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 2030.


Product coverage:
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 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2021
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, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2012–2021
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2012–2021
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, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
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