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Global Metal Link Chain Market 2022

Metal Link Chain Market Size

In 2021, the global metal link chain market was finally on the rise to reach $X after six years of decline. Overall, consumption, however, showed a noticeable curtailment. Global consumption peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, consumption remained at a lower figure.

Metal Link Chain Production

In value terms, metal link chain production rose markedly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production, however, showed a perceptible decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of X%. As a result, production reached the peak level of $X. From 2015 to 2021, global production growth remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Production By Country

China (X tons) constituted the country with the largest volume of metal link chain production, accounting for X% of total volume. Moreover, metal link chain production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India (X tons), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by the United States (X tons), with an X% share.

In China, metal link chain production increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012-2021. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: India (-X% per year) and the United States (-X% per year).

Metal Link Chain Exports

Exports

In 2021, approx. X tons of iron or steel articulated link chain were exported worldwide; with an increase of X% on the previous year. Overall, total exports indicated a strong increase 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 decreased by -X% against 2019 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the global exports attained the peak figure at X tons in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, metal link chain exports expanded sharply to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when exports increased by X%. The global exports peaked at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, China (X tons) was the main exporter of iron or steel articulated link chain, committing X% of total exports. It was distantly followed by Germany (X tons) and the United States (X tons), together committing a X% share of total exports. South Korea (X tons), Italy (X tons), Finland (X tons), France (X tons), India (X tons), the UK (X tons), Austria (X tons) and Japan (X tons) held a little share of total exports.

China was also the fastest-growing in terms of the iron or steel articulated link chain exports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Japan (+X%), Germany (+X%), the UK (+X%), Finland (+X%), India (+X%) and Austria (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. The United States experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, France (-X%), Italy (-X%) and South Korea (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of China (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the global exports from 2012-2021, the share of France (-X p.p.), Germany (-X p.p.), Italy (-X p.p.), the United States (-X p.p.) and South Korea (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Germany ($X) remains the largest metal link chain supplier worldwide, comprising X% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by China ($X), with a X% share of global exports. It was followed by the United States, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in Germany totaled +X%. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: China (+X% per year) and the United States (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average metal link chain export price amounted to $X per ton, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, continues to indicate a mild curtailment. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 when the average export price increased by X%. As a result, the export price reached the peak level of $X per ton. From 2014 to 2021, the the average export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin: the country with the highest price was France ($X per ton), while China ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the United States (+X%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Metal Link Chain Imports

Imports

In 2021, supplies from abroad of iron or steel articulated link chain was finally on the rise to reach X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. Global imports peaked at X tons in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, metal link chain imports surged to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed in certain years. Over the period under review, global imports hit record highs at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

The purchases of the twelve major importers of iron or steel articulated link chain, namely the United States, Brazil, Russia, Germany, the UK, China, Canada, Indonesia, Mexico, Japan, Thailand and Italy, represented more than half of total import. Saudi Arabia (X tons) held a little share of total imports.

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

In value terms, the United States ($X), Japan ($X) and Mexico ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2021, together accounting for X% of global imports. These countries were followed by Germany, Brazil, Russia, China, Canada, Italy, Thailand, the UK, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia, which together accounted for a further X terms of the main importing countries, Thailand, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average metal link chain import price amounted to $X per ton, increasing by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 when the average import price increased by X%. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per ton. From 2014 to 2021, the average import prices failed to regain momentum.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per ton), while Brazil ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Japan (+X%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence 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 iron or steel articulated link chain in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of metal link chain consumption was China, accounting for 31% of total volume. Moreover, metal link chain consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India, twofold. The United States ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 12% share.
What are the largest producers of iron or steel articulated link chain in the world?
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China remains the largest metal link chain producing country worldwide, accounting for 38% of total volume. Moreover, metal link chain production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India, threefold. The United States ranked third in terms of total production with an 11% share.
What are the leading exporters of iron or steel articulated link chain in the world?
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In value terms, Germany remains the largest metal link chain supplier worldwide, comprising 30% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by China, with a 15% share of global exports. It was followed by the United States, with a 13% share.
What are the leading importers of iron or steel articulated link chain in the world?
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In value terms, the largest metal link chain importing markets worldwide were the United States, Japan and Mexico, with a combined 26% share of global imports. These countries were followed by Germany, Brazil, Russia, China, Canada, Italy, Thailand, the UK, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia, which together accounted for a further 36%.
What is the average export price for iron or steel articulated link chain in the world?
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In 2021, the average metal link chain export price amounted to $6,121 per ton, surging by 1.8% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for iron or steel articulated link chain in the world?
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In 2021, the average metal link chain import price amounted to $5,547 per ton, growing by 4.2% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global metal link chain 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 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 28152170 - Iron or steel articulated link chain (excluding roller chain)

Data coverage:
• Global market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Global production, split by region and country
• Global trade (exports and imports)
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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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
REPORT DESCRIPTION
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 PRODUCT

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. 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 2012–2021
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 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

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 2021
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2021
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2021
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2021
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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