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Overview of the Global Market for Polyethylene in Primary Forms

Market Size for Polyethylene in Primary Forms

In 2021, the global polyethylene in primary forms market was finally on the rise to reach $X for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. Over the period under review, consumption saw a relatively flat trend pattern. 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.

Production of Polyethylene in Primary Forms

In value terms, polyethylene in primary forms production rose to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production, however, saw a perceptible downturn. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Global production peaked at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, production remained at a lower figure.

Exports of Polyethylene in Primary Forms

Exports

In 2021, after six years of growth, there was significant decline in overseas shipments of polyethylene in primary forms, when their volume decreased by -X% to X tons. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. The global exports peaked at X tons in 2020, and then dropped in the following year.

In value terms, polyethylene in primary forms exports soared to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations being observed throughout the analyzed period. Over the period under review, the global exports reached the peak figure at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Saudi Arabia (X tons), distantly followed by the United States (X tons), Belgium (X tons), the United Arab Emirates (X tons), Iran (X tons) and Thailand (X tons) were the main exporters of polyethylene in primary forms, together committing X% of total exports. Germany (X tons), Canada (X tons), South Korea (X tons), the Netherlands (X tons), Russia (X tons), Malaysia (X tons) and France (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

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

In value terms, the largest polyethylene in primary forms supplying countries worldwide were Saudi Arabia ($X), the United States ($X) and Belgium ($X), together comprising X% of global exports. These countries were followed by the United Arab Emirates, Germany, Iran, the Netherlands, Canada, Thailand, South Korea, France, Russia and Malaysia, which together accounted for a further X the main exporting countries, Russia, with a CAGR of +X%, saw the highest growth rate of 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 polyethylene in primary forms export price amounted to $X per ton, growing by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The global export price peaked at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, the export prices remained at a lower figure.

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

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

Imports of Polyethylene in Primary Forms

Imports

In 2021, supplies from abroad of polyethylene in primary forms decreased by -X% to X tons for the first time since 2014, thus ending a six-year rising trend. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 with an increase of X%. Over the period under review, global imports reached the maximum at X tons in 2020, and then contracted in the following year.

In value terms, polyethylene in primary forms imports soared to $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. As a result, imports reached the peak and are likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

China represented the main importing country with an import of around X tons, which resulted at X% of total imports. Belgium (X tons) took a X% share (based on physical terms) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by Germany (X%). The following importers - Turkey (X tons), the United States (X tons), Italy (X tons), Mexico (X tons), India (X tons), Poland (X tons), France (X tons), the UK (X tons), Malaysia (X tons) and Spain (X tons) - together made up X% of total imports.

China was also the fastest-growing in terms of the polyethylene in primary forms imports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Turkey (+X%), Malaysia (+X%), Poland (+X%), the United States (+X%), Mexico (+X%), Belgium (+X%), Spain (+X%) and Italy (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. India and Germany experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, France (-X%) and the UK (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of China (+X p.p.) increased significantly, the shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported polyethylene in primary forms worldwide, comprising X% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Germany ($X), with a X% share of global imports. 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 China totaled +X%. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Germany (+X% per year) and the United States (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2021, the average polyethylene in primary forms import price amounted to $X per ton, picking up by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Global import price peaked at $X per ton in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination: the country with the highest price was France ($X per ton), while Malaysia ($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.

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 polyethylene in primary forms in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were China, the United States and India, with a combined 38% share of global consumption. Japan, Qatar, Brazil, Mexico, Singapore, Italy, Turkey, South Korea, Spain and Russia lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 29%.
What are the largest producers of polyethylene in primary forms in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of in 2021 were the United States, Saudi Arabia and China, with a combined 34% share of global production. India, Japan, Iran, South Korea, Qatar, Brazil, Singapore, Thailand, Russia and the United Arab Emirates lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 40%.
What are the leading exporters of polyethylene in primary forms in the world?
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In value terms, Saudi Arabia, the United States and Belgium constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined 35% share of global exports. These countries were followed by the United Arab Emirates, Germany, Iran, the Netherlands, Canada, Thailand, South Korea, France, Russia and Malaysia, which together accounted for a further 40%.
What are the leading importers of polyethylene in primary forms in the world?
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In value terms, China constitutes the largest market for imported polyethylene in primary forms worldwide, comprising 19% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was held by Germany, with a 5.7% share of global imports. It was followed by the United States, with a 4.8% share.
What is the average export price for polyethylene in primary forms in the world?
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The average polyethylene in primary forms export price stood at $1,364 per ton in 2021, growing by 42% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for polyethylene in primary forms in the world?
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The average polyethylene in primary forms import price stood at $1,446 per ton in 2021, picking up by 43% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global market for polyethylene in primary forms. 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 20161035 - Linear polyethylene having a specific gravity < 0,94, in primary forms
• Prodcom 20161039 - Polyethylene having a specific gravity < 0,94, in primary forms (excluding linear)
• Prodcom 20161050 - Polyethylene having a specific gravity of . 0,94, in primary forms

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:
LyondellBasell Industries N.V., ExxonMobil Chemical, China National Petroleum Corporation, INEOS, China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, SABIC, Ducor Petrochemicals, Reliance Industries Limited, Formosa Plastic Group, Total S.A., Braskem, BASF SE, Repsol, Borouge, Borealis AG, MOL Group, Beaulieu International Group, Sibur, Indian Oil Corp Ltd, Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd, Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd, Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd

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1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
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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
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. 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, 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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