Feb 23, 2019

World - Common Clays And Shales For Construction Use - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends And Insights

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Global Clays And Shales Market Overview 2019

Clays And Shales Market Size

The global clays and shales market revenue amounted to $X in 2017, declining by -X% against the previous year. In general, clays and shales consumption continues to indicate a drastic decrease. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2014, when it surged by X% y-o-y. Global clays and shales consumption peaked of $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2017, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Clays And Shales Production

Global clays and shales production amounted to X tonnes in 2017, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, clays and shales production continues to indicate a drastic slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014, with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the global clays and shales production reached its maximum volume of X tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2017, it failed to regain its momentum.

Clays And Shales Exports

In 2017, approx. X tonnes of common clays and shales for construction use were exported worldwide; surging by X% against the previous year. The total export volume increased an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2017; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations in certain years. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014, with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the global clays and shales exports attained its maximum volume in 2017, and are likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, clays and shales exports stood at $X in 2017. The total export value increased an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2017; however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. Over the period under review, the global clays and shales exports attained its peak figure level of $X in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2017, it failed to regain its momentum.

Clays And Shales Exports by Country

Germany was the main exporter of common clays and shales for construction use in the world, with the volume of exports accounting for X tonnes, which was near X% of total exports in 2017. The Netherlands (X tonnes) took a X% share (based on tonnes) of total exports, which put it in second place, followed by Malaysia (X%), Spain (X%), the U.S. (X%) and Portugal (X%). Senegal (X tonnes), France (X tonnes), India (X tonnes), South Africa (X tonnes) and the UK (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Exports from Germany increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2017. At the same time, Malaysia (+X%), the Netherlands (+X%), the UK (+X%), India (+X%), Portugal (+X%) and Senegal (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Malaysia emerged as the fastest growing exporter in the world, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2017. By contrast, Spain (-X%), South Africa (-X%), France (-X%) and the U.S. (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2017, the share of the U.S. increased by X% percentage points, while Senegal (-X%), India (-X%), Portugal (-X%), Germany (-X%), Malaysia (-X%) and the Netherlands (-X%) saw their share reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Germany ($X), the U.S. ($X) and Spain ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2017, together comprising X% of global exports. These countries were followed by France, South Africa, the Netherlands, Malaysia, the UK, India, Senegal and Portugal, which together accounted for a further X%.

Malaysia (+X% per year) recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to exports, in terms of the main exporting countries over the last decade, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Clays And Shales Export Prices by Country

The average clays and shales export price stood at $X per tonne in 2017, falling by -X% against the previous year. In general, clays and shales export price continues to indicate a slight downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010, when the average export prices increased by X% against the previous year. Global export price peaked of $X per tonne in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2017, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

There were significant differences in the average export prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2017, the country with the highest export price was the U.S. ($X per tonne), while Malaysia ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2017, the most notable rate of growth in terms of export prices was attained by the U.S. (+X% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Clays And Shales Imports

In 2017, the amount of common clays and shales for construction use imported worldwide totaled X tonnes, coming up by X% against the previous year. In general, clays and shales imports continue to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, when it surged by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the global clays and shales imports reached its maximum volume in 2017, and are expected to retain its growth in the near future.

In value terms, clays and shales imports totaled $X in 2017. The total import value increased an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2017; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed over the period under review. Global imports peaked of $X in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2017, it failed to regain its momentum.

Clays And Shales Imports by Country

Italy was the key importer of common clays and shales for construction use in the world, with the volume of imports reaching X tonnes, which was near X% of total imports in 2017. Belgium (X tonnes) took the second position in the ranking, followed by the United Arab Emirates (X tonnes), Bangladesh (X tonnes) and the Netherlands (X tonnes). All these countries together took approx. X% share of total imports. The following importers - France (X tonnes), Turkey (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes), India (X tonnes), Spain (X tonnes), Mexico (X tonnes) and Canada (X tonnes) together made up X% of total imports.

Imports into Italy decreased at an average annual rate of -X% from 2007 to 2017. At the same time, Bangladesh (+X%), the United Arab Emirates (+X%), Mexico (+X%), Spain (+X%) and India (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Bangladesh emerged as the fastest growing importer in the world, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2017. France and Canada experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Turkey (-X%), Belgium (-X%), Germany (-X%) and the Netherlands (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. The Netherlands (X%), Italy (X%) and Belgium (X%) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the global imports, while Mexico, the United Arab Emirates and Bangladesh saw its share reduced by -X%, -X% and -X% from 2007 to 2017, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Italy ($X), Germany ($X) and the Netherlands ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2017, with a combined X% share of global imports. Belgium, France, Mexico, India, Bangladesh, Turkey, Spain, the United Arab Emirates and Canada lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X%.

Among the main importing countries , Bangladesh (+X% per year) experienced the highest growth rate of imports, over the last decade, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Clays And Shales Import Prices by Country

In 2017, the average clays and shales import price amounted to $X per tonne, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2017, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008, an increase of X% y-o-y. Global import price peaked of $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2017, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

There were significant differences in the average import prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2017, the country with the highest import price was Germany ($X per tonne), while the United Arab Emirates ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2017, the most notable rate of growth in terms of import prices was attained by the Netherlands (+X% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Product coverage:
common clays and shales for construction use (excluding bentonite, fireclay, expanded clays, kaolin and kaolinic clays), andalusite, kyanite and sillimanite, mullite, chamotte or dinas earths.


This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global clays and shales market. 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:
• Worldwide - the report contains statistical data for 200 countries and includes detailed profiles of the 50 largest consuming countries (United States
• China
• Japan
• Germany
• United Kingdom
• France
• Brazil
• Italy
• Russian Federation
• India
• Canada
• Australia
• Republic of Korea
• Spain
• Mexico
• Indonesia
• Netherlands
• Turkey
• Saudi Arabia
• Switzerland
• Sweden
• Nigeria
• Poland
• Belgium
• Argentina
• Norway
• Austria
• Thailand
• United Arab Emirates
• Colombia
• Denmark
• South Africa
• Malaysia
• Israel
• Singapore
• Egypt
• Philippines
• Finland
• Chile
• Ireland
• Pakistan
• Greece
• Portugal
• Kazakhstan
• Algeria
• Czech Republic
• Qatar
• Peru
• Romania
• Vietnam) + the largest producing countries.


Data coverage:

• Market volume and value;

• Per Capita consumption;

• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term;

• Production, split by region and country;

• Trade (exports and imports);

• 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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2025
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

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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

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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

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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. GLOBAL PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. GLOBAL IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2017
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. GLOBAL EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2017
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

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11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

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United States
China
Japan
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Brazil
Italy
Russian Federation
India
Canada
Australia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Mexico
Indonesia
Netherlands
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Switzerland
Sweden
Nigeria
Poland
Belgium
Argentina
Norway
Austria
Thailand
United Arab Emirates
Colombia
Denmark
South Africa
Malaysia
Israel
Singapore
Egypt
Philippines
Finland
Chile
Ireland
Pakistan
Greece
Portugal
Kazakhstan
Algeria
Czech Republic
Qatar
Peru
Romania
Vietnam
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2017
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2017
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2017
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015-2017
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2017
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2017
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2017
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2017
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2017
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2017
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2017
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2017
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2017
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2017
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2017
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2017
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2017
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2017
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2017
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2017
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2007–2017
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