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Overview of the Global Market for Tubes, Pipes And Hollow Profiles (Of Iron Or Steel)

Market Size for Tubes, Pipes And Hollow Profiles (Of Iron Or Steel)

The global market for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) rose notably to $X in 2021, with an increase of 6.4% against the previous year. Over the period under review, consumption showed a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, the global market hit record highs at $X in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Production of Tubes, Pipes And Hollow Profiles (Of Iron Or Steel)

In value terms, production of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) reached $X in 2021 estimated in export price. In general, production, however, saw a pronounced descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 with an increase of 15% against the previous year. Global production peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, production failed to regain momentum.

Exports of Tubes, Pipes And Hollow Profiles (Of Iron Or Steel)

Exports

In 2021, overseas shipments of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) increased by 11% to X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. Overall, exports, however, showed a perceptible curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when exports increased by 23%. The global exports peaked at X tons in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

In value terms, exports of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) surged to $X in 2021. In general, exports, however, recorded a noticeable setback. The global exports peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, China (X tons) was the main exporter of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel), constituting 23% of total exports. Russia (X tons) ranks second in terms of the total exports with a 5% share, followed by Japan (2.7%), Germany (6.1%), Turkey (5.4%), South Korea (4.6%) and Italy (8.2%). The following exporters - Romania (X tons), Mexico (X tons), Japan (X tons), the United States (X tons), Spain (X tons), Ukraine (X tons), Turkey (X tons), India (X tons) and Canada (X tons) - together made up 24% of total exports.

Exports from China decreased at an average annual rate of -1.6% from 2012 to 2021. At the same time, Romania (+2.7%), Russia (+2.0%) and Mexico (+1.3%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Romania emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in the world, with a CAGR of +2.7% from 2012-2021. Turkey, Spain and Italy experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, India (-1.5%), Germany (-4.9%), Canada (-5.2%), South Korea (-5.8%), Ukraine (-10.1%), the United States (-10.4%) and Japan (-11.6%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. China (+1.7 p.p.) and Russia (+1.7 p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the global exports, while Germany, South Korea, Ukraine, the United States and Japan saw its share reduced by -1.5%, -1.7%, -1.8%, -2.4% and -3.8% from 2012 to 2021, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the largest iron or steel pipe and tube supplying countries worldwide were China ($X), Italy ($X) and Germany ($X), with a combined 38% share of global exports. Japan, South Korea, the United States, Russia, Turkey, India, Spain, Canada, Mexico, Romania and Ukraine lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 32%.

Among the main exporting countries, Romania, with a CAGR of +1.7%, 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

The average export price for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) stood at $X per ton in 2021, rising by 15% against the previous year. In general, the export price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, the average export prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, the export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per ton), while Turkey ($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 (+2.3%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Imports of Tubes, Pipes And Hollow Profiles (Of Iron Or Steel)

Imports

In 2021, overseas purchases of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) were finally on the rise to reach X tons for the first time since 2018, thus ending a two-year declining trend. In general, imports, however, recorded a pronounced slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of 18% against the previous year. Over the period under review, global imports of reached the maximum at X tons in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2021, imports failed to regain momentum.

In value terms, imports of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) surged to $X in 2021. Overall, imports, however, saw a pronounced setback. Global imports peaked at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

In 2021, the United States (X tons), followed by Germany (X tons) represented the largest importers of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel), together achieving 19% of total imports. Malaysia (X tons), the United Arab Emirates (X tons), Russia (X tons), India (X tons), Indonesia (X tons), Poland (X tons), Canada (X tons), Saudi Arabia (X tons), the Netherlands (X tons), Iraq (X tons), Singapore (X tons), Belgium (X tons), Australia (X tons), France (X tons), Italy (X tons), the UK (X tons) and Kuwait (X tons) held a relatively small share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the leading importing countries, was attained by Poland (with a CAGR of +4.7%), while imports for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest iron or steel pipe and tube importing markets worldwide were the United States ($X), Germany ($X) and Canada ($X), together comprising 22% of global imports. These countries were followed by France, Poland, the Netherlands, Italy, the UK, India, the United Arab Emirates, Belgium, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Kuwait, Russia, Iraq, Singapore, Australia and Malaysia, which together accounted for a further 29%.

In terms of the main importing countries, Poland, with a CAGR of +4.6%, recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to 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

The average import price for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) stood at $X per ton in 2021, with an increase of 14% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, saw a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per ton in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2021, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Russia ($X per ton), while Kuwait ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Australia (+2.0%), 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 tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) in the world?
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China remains the largest iron or steel pipe and tube consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 22% of total volume. Moreover, consumption of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron or steel) in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, Russia, twofold. The third position in this ranking was held by India, with a 7.6% share.
What are the largest producers of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of production of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron or steel) was China, accounting for 28% of total volume. Moreover, production of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron or steel) in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Russia, threefold. The third position in this ranking was taken by India, with a 7.9% share.
What are the leading exporters of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) in the world?
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In value terms, the largest iron or steel pipe and tube supplying countries worldwide were China, Italy and Germany, with a combined 38% share of global exports. These countries were followed by Japan, South Korea, the United States, Russia, Turkey, India, Spain, Canada, Mexico, Romania and Ukraine, which together accounted for a further 32%.
What are the leading importers of tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) in the world?
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In value terms, the largest iron or steel pipe and tube importing markets worldwide were the United States, Germany and Canada, together accounting for 22% of global imports. These countries were followed by France, Poland, the Netherlands, Italy, the UK, India, the United Arab Emirates, Belgium, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Kuwait, Russia, Iraq, Singapore, Australia and Malaysia, which together accounted for a further 29%.
What is the average export price for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) in the world?
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The average export price for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron or steel) stood at $1,594 per ton in 2021, surging by 15% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (of iron or steel) in the world?
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The average import price for tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron or steel) stood at $1,622 per ton in 2021, picking up by 14% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global market for iron or steel pipe and tube. 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 24201110 - Line pipe, of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, seamless, of stainless steel
• Prodcom 24201150 - Line pipe, of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, seamless, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24201210 - Casing, tubing and drill pipe, of a kind used in the drilling for oil or gas, seamless, of stainless steel
• Prodcom 24201250 - Casing, tubing and drill pipe, of a kind used in the drilling for oil or gas, seamless, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24201310 - Tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, seamless, of stainless steel (excluding line pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines and casing, tubing and drill pipe used for oil or gas drilling)
• Prodcom 24201330 - Precision tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, colddrawn or cold-rolled, seamless, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24201350 - Tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, cold-drawn or coldrolled, s eamless, of steel other than stainless steel (excluding precision tubes and pipes)
• Prodcom 24201370 - Tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, hot-finished, s eamless, of steel other than stainless steel (excluding line pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines and casing, tubing and drill-pipe used for oil or gas drilling)
• Prodcom 24201400 - Tubes and pipes, of non-circular cross-section, seamless, a nd hollow profiles, seamless, of steel
• Prodcom 24202110 - Line pipe, of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, longitudinally welded, of an external diameter > .406,4 mm, of steel
• Prodcom 24202150 - Line pipe, of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, other than longitudinally welded, of an external diameter > .406,4 mm, of steel
• Prodcom 24202200 - Casing, of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, welded, of an external diameter > .406,4 mm, of steel
• Prodcom 24202300 - Tubes and pipes, welded, of an external diameter > .406,4 mm, of steel (excluding line pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines and casing used for oil or gas drilling)
• Prodcom 24202400 - Tubes and pipes, riveted or similarly closed, of an external diameter > .406,4 mm, of steel (excluding line pipe for oil and gas pipelines, casing used for oil or gas drilling and welded tubes and pipes)
• Prodcom 24203110 - Line pipe, of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, longitudinally or spirally welded, of an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203150 - Line pipe, of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, longitudinally or spirally welded, of an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203210 - Casing and tubing, of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, w elded, of an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203250 - Casing and tubing, of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, w elded, of an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203310 - Tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, welded, of an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of stainless steel (excluding line pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, and casing and tubing used for oil or gas drilling)
• Prodcom 24203340 - Precision tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, welded, o f an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203370 - Tubes and pipes, of circular cross-section, hot- or coldformed and welded, of an external diameter . .406,4 mm, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203410 - Tubes and pipes, of non-circular cross-section, hot- or coldformed and welded, of stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203430 - Tubes and pipes, of square or rectangular cross-section, of a wall thickness . 2 mm, hotor cold-formed and welded, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203450 - Tubes and pipes, of square or rectangular cross-section, of a wall thickness > 2 mm, hot-or cold-formed and welded, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203470 - Tubes and pipes, of other non-circular cross-section than square or rectangular, hot- or cold-formed and welded, of steel other than stainless steel
• Prodcom 24203500 - Tubes and pipes, open seam, riveted or similarly closed, of steel (excluding line pipe for oil and gas pipelines, casing and tubing used for oil or gas drilling and other welded tubes and pipes)
• Prodcom 24512000 - Tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of cast iron excluding tubes, p ipes, hollow profiles made into identifiable parts of articles, s uch as sections of central heating radiators and machinery parts

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

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
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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