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Western Africa: Chemical Wood Pulp Market 2022

Chemical Wood Pulp Market Size in Western Africa

The West African chemical wood pulp market rose slightly to $X in 2021, increasing by X% against the previous year. In general, consumption saw resilient growth. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level in 2021 and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Chemical Wood Pulp Production in Western Africa

In value terms, chemical wood pulp production expanded notably to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. The total production indicated a remarkable 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. Based on 2021 figures, production decreased by -X% against 2018 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the maximum level at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Chemical Wood Pulp Exports

Exports in Western Africa

In 2021, approx. X tons of chemical wood pulp were exported in Western Africa; growing by X% on the previous year. In general, exports, however, recorded a noticeable descent. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 with an increase of X%. The volume of export peaked at X tons in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, chemical wood pulp exports surged to $X in 2021. Overall, exports, however, showed a deep setback. The level of export peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

Gambia represented the major exporting country with an export of about X tons, which resulted at X% of total exports. It was distantly followed by Nigeria (X tons), creating a X% share of total exports.

Gambia was also the fastest-growing in terms of the chemical wood pulp exports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012 to 2021. Nigeria (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of Gambia increased by +X percentage points. Nigeria (-X p.p.) saw their shares reduced.

In value terms, Nigeria ($X) and Gambia ($X) were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021.

In terms of the main exporting countries, Gambia, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the export price in Western Africa amounted to $X per ton, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, the export price showed a abrupt decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 an increase of X% against the previous year. The level of export peaked at $X per ton in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the export prices failed to regain momentum.

Prices varied noticeably countryorigin: the country with the highest price was Nigeria ($X per ton), while Gambia stood at $X per ton.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Nigeria (-X%).

Chemical Wood Pulp Imports

Imports in Western Africa

In 2021, the amount of chemical wood pulp imported in Western Africa rose to X tons, picking up by X% compared with the previous year's figure. In general, imports enjoyed a resilient increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2020 when imports increased by X%. Over the period under review, imports reached the peak figure in 2021 and are expected to retain growth in the near future.

In value terms, chemical wood pulp imports expanded markedly to $X in 2021. Over the period under review, imports continue to indicate buoyant growth. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs in 2021 and are likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Imports by Country

In 2021, Nigeria (X tons) represented the key importer of chemical wood pulp, committing X% of total imports. Ghana (X tons) took a X% share (based on physical terms) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by Cote d'Ivoire (X%) and Senegal (X%).

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the key importing countries, was attained by Senegal (with a CAGR of +X%), while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Nigeria ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported chemical wood pulp in Western Africa, comprising X% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Ghana ($X), with a X% share of total imports. It was followed by Cote d'Ivoire, with an X% share.

In Nigeria, chemical wood pulp imports expanded at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Ghana (+X% per year) and Cote d'Ivoire (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the import price in Western Africa amounted to $X per ton, with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price, however, showed a slight decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per ton. From 2019 to 2021, the import prices failed to regain momentum.

Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, major importing countries recorded the following prices: in Senegal ($X per ton) and Cote d'Ivoire ($X per ton), while Ghana ($X per ton) and Nigeria ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Cote d'Ivoire (-X%), while the other leaders experienced a decline in the import price figures.

Source: IndexBox Platform

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

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for chemical wood pulp in Western Africa?
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The country with the largest volume of chemical wood pulp consumption was Nigeria, comprising approx. 62% of total volume. Moreover, chemical wood pulp consumption in Nigeria exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Ghana, threefold. The third position in this ranking was held by Cote d'Ivoire, with an 8.1% share.
What are the largest producers of chemical wood pulp in Western Africa?
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The country with the largest volume of chemical wood pulp production was Nigeria, accounting for 91% of total volume. Moreover, chemical wood pulp production in Nigeria exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Gambia, more than tenfold.
What are the leading exporters of chemical wood pulp in Western Africa?
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In value terms, Nigeria and Gambia constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021.
What are the leading importers of chemical wood pulp in Western Africa?
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In value terms, Nigeria constitutes the largest market for imported chemical wood pulp in Western Africa, comprising 54% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Ghana, with a 26% share of total imports. It was followed by Cote d'Ivoire, with an 11% share.
What is the average export price for chemical wood pulp in Western Africa?
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In 2021, the export price in Western Africa amounted to $217 per ton, with a decrease of -49% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for chemical wood pulp in Western Africa?
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The import price in Western Africa stood at $622 per ton in 2021, increasing by 8.8% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the chemical wood pulp market in Western Africa. 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:
• FCL 1660 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphite, unbleached
• FCL 1661 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphite, bleached
• FCL 1662 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphate, unbleached
• FCL 1663 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphate, bleached
Country coverage:
• Benin
• Burkina Faso
• Cabo Verde
• Cote d'Ivoire
• Gambia
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Liberia
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Senegal
• Sierra Leone
• Togo

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Production in Western Africa, split by region and country
• Trade (exports and imports) in Western Africa
• 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

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
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
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2021
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

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

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

• Benin
• Burkina Faso
• Cabo Verde
• Gambia
• Ghana
• Guinea
• Guinea-Bissau
• Liberia
• Mali
• Mauritania
• Niger
• Nigeria
• Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
• Senegal
• Sierra Leone
• Togo
• Cote d'Ivoire
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, By Country, 2015–2021
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2021
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2021
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2021
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2021
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2021
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2021
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2021
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2021
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