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Global Lead Market 2023

Lead Market Size

The global lead market was finally on the rise to reach $X in 2021, after two years of decline. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +1.1% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Over the period under review, the global market hit record highs at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Lead Production

In value terms, lead production expanded markedly to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 when the production volume increased by 29% against the previous year. Global production peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Lead Exports

Exports

In 2021, overseas shipments of lead were finally on the rise to reach X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.6% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. As a result, the exports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, lead exports soared to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +2.9% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. As a result, the exports attained the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

South Korea (X tons), Australia (X tons), Canada (X tons), India (X tons), Belgium (X tons), the UK (X tons), Germany (X tons), Russia (X tons), Mexico (X tons), China (X tons), Kazakhstan (X tons) and Bulgaria (X tons) represented roughly 62% of total exports in 2021. Nigeria (X tons) took a little share of total exports.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were recorded for China (with a CAGR of +39.8%), while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Australia ($X), South Korea ($X) and Germany ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined 26% share of global exports. The UK, Canada, India, Belgium, Russia, China, Mexico, Kazakhstan, Bulgaria and Nigeria lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 40%.

In terms of the main exporting countries, China, with a CAGR of +38.6%, saw the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

In 2021, the average lead export price amounted to $X per ton, with an increase of 15% against the previous year. Overall, the export price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 an increase of 20% against the previous year. As a result, the export price attained the peak level of $X per ton. From 2018 to 2021, the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Kazakhstan (+1.7%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Lead Imports

Imports

In 2021, after three years of decline, there was significant growth in supplies from abroad of lead, when their volume increased by 15% to X tons. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +2.5% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations in certain years. Over the period under review, global imports hit record highs at X tons in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, lead imports skyrocketed to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +3.1% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of 35%. As a result, imports attained the peak of $X. From 2018 to 2021, the growth of global imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, the United States (X tons), distantly followed by India (X tons), Germany (X tons), Vietnam (X tons), the UK (X tons), the Czech Republic (X tons), South Korea (X tons) and Turkey (X tons) were the key importers of lead, together achieving 61% of total imports. Spain (X tons), Poland (X tons), Brazil (X tons), Thailand (X tons) and Italy (X tons) took a little share of total imports.

Imports into the United States increased at an average annual rate of +6.4% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, the Czech Republic (+12.7%), Vietnam (+9.6%), Poland (+9.1%), Turkey (+5.2%), Germany (+4.5%), South Korea (+3.0%), India (+2.2%) and Brazil (+1.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, the Czech Republic emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in the world, with a CAGR of +12.7% from 2012-2021. The UK experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Spain (-1.1%), Thailand (-1.4%) and Italy (-1.5%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2012 to 2021, the share of the United States, the Czech Republic and Vietnam increased by +5.5, +3.2 and +2.7 percentage points, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the United States ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported lead worldwide, comprising 18% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by the UK ($X), with a 7.2% share of global imports. It was followed by India, with a 6.9% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in the United States totaled +7.6%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: the UK (+0.0% per year) and India (+2.5% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The average lead import price stood at $X per ton in 2021, surging by 18% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2017 when the average import price increased by 20%. Over the period under review, average import prices attained the peak figure at $X per ton in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2021, 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 the UK ($X per ton) and Italy ($X per ton), while South Korea ($X per ton) and the United States ($X per ton) were amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Italy (+1.6%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for lead in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of lead consumption was China, comprising approx. 40% of total volume. Moreover, lead consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the United States, threefold. The third position in this ranking was taken by South Korea, with a 4.7% share.
What are the largest producers of lead in the world?
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China constituted the country with the largest volume of lead production, comprising approx. 40% of total volume. Moreover, lead production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the United States, fivefold. The third position in this ranking was taken by South Korea, with a 5.6% share.
What are the leading suppliers of lead in the world?
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In value terms, Australia, South Korea and Germany constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined 26% share of global exports. The UK, Canada, India, Belgium, Russia, China, Mexico, Kazakhstan, Bulgaria and Nigeria lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 40%.
What are the leading importers of lead in the world?
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In value terms, the United States constitutes the largest market for imported lead worldwide, comprising 18% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by the UK, with a 7.2% share of global imports. It was followed by India, with a 6.9% share.
What is the average export price for lead in the world?
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In 2021, the average lead export price amounted to $2,264 per ton, picking up by 15% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for lead in the world?
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In 2021, the average lead import price amounted to $2,337 per ton, with an increase of 18% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global lead 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:

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

Company coverage:
Glencore PLC, South32 Ltd, Teck Resources Ltd, Industrias Penoles SAB de CV, Newmont Corp, Boliden AB, Volcan Compania Minera SAA, Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd, Compania De Minas Buenaventura SAA, Hecla Mining Co, BHP Billiton, Perilya Ltd, Silvercorp Metals Inc., Sumitomo Metal Mining Co. Ltd, Zincore Metals Inc., CBH Resources Ltd, Anglo Americal PLC, Coeur Mining, Rio Tinto, Terramin

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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 2012–2022
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 2012–2022
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 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2018–2022
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2022
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, 2012–2022
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2022
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2012–2022
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