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Global Wood Pulp Market 2022

Wood Pulp Market Size

In 2021, the global wood pulp 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, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $X. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of the global market remained at a lower figure.

Wood Pulp Production

In value terms, wood pulp production expanded notably to $X in 2021 estimated in export price. Overall, production recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $X. From 2019 to 2021, global production growth remained at a lower figure.

Wood Pulp Exports

Exports

In 2021, the amount of wood pulp exported worldwide reached X tons, increasing by X% against the previous year's figure. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of X%. The global exports peaked in 2021 and are expected to retain growth in the near future.

In value terms, wood pulp exports surged to $X in 2021. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the exports reached the peak of $X. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of the global exports remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

In 2021, Brazil (X tons), distantly followed by Canada (X tons), the United States (X tons), Indonesia (X tons), Finland (X tons), Sweden (X tons) and Chile (X tons) were the major exporters of wood pulp, together generating X% of total exports. Uruguay (X tons), the Netherlands (X tons), Russia (X tons), Portugal (X tons), New Zealand (X tons) and Germany (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 leading exporting countries, was attained by Uruguay (with a CAGR of +X%), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Brazil ($X), the United States ($X) and Canada ($X) were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, with a combined X% share of global exports. These countries were followed by Indonesia, Finland, Sweden, Chile, the Netherlands, Uruguay, Russia, Germany, Portugal and New Zealand, which together accounted for a further X the main exporting countries, Uruguay, with a CAGR of +X%, recorded 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

The average wood pulp export price stood at $X per ton in 2021, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 an increase of X%. As a result, the export price reached the peak level of $X per ton. From 2019 to 2021, the the average export prices remained 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 the United States ($X per ton), while Brazil ($X per ton) was amongst the lowest.

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

Wood Pulp Imports

Imports

In 2021, purchases abroad of wood pulp decreased by -X% to X tons for the first time since 2011, thus ending a nine-year rising trend. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2020 with an increase of X%. As a result, imports reached the peak of X tons, and then declined slightly in the following year.

In value terms, wood pulp imports reached $X in 2021. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2012 to 2021; the trend pattern remained relatively stable, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when imports increased by X%. As a result, imports reached the peak of $X. From 2019 to 2021, the growth of global imports remained at a lower figure.

Imports by Country

China represented the largest importer of wood pulp in the world, with the volume of imports amounting to X tons, which was approx. X% of total imports in 2021. The United States (X tons) held an X% share (based on physical terms) of total imports, which put it in second place, followed by Germany (X%), the Netherlands (X%) and Italy (X%). South Korea (X tons), India (X tons), France (X tons), Japan (X tons), Indonesia (X tons), Poland (X tons), Spain (X tons) and Turkey (X tons) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2012 to 2021, average annual rates of growth with regard to wood pulp imports into China stood at +X%. At the same time, the netherlands (+X%), india (+X%), poland (+X%), turkey (+X%) and the united states (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. moreover, the netherlands emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in the world, with a cagr of +X% from 2012-2021. spain, indonesia, italy and south korea experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. by contrast, germany (-X%), japan (-X%) and france (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. China (+X p.p.) and the Netherlands (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the global imports, while Germany saw its share reduced by -X% from 2012 to 2021, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, China ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported wood pulp worldwide, comprising X% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by the United States ($X), with a X% share of global imports. It was followed by Germany, with a X% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual growth rate of value in China totaled +X%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: the United States (+X% per year) and Germany (-X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

The average wood pulp import price stood at $X per ton in 2021, surging by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, recorded a slight contraction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 when the average import price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per ton. From 2019 to 2021, the average 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 Japan ($X per ton) and Indonesia ($X per ton), while China ($X per ton) and the Netherlands ($X per ton) were 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 wood pulp in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were the United States, China and Canada, with a combined 51% share of global consumption.
What are the largest producers of wood pulp in the world?
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The country with the largest volume of wood pulp production was the United States, accounting for 26% of total volume. Moreover, wood pulp production in the United States exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, Brazil, twofold. The third position in this ranking was taken by Canada, with an 8.9% share.
What are the leading exporters of wood pulp in the world?
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In value terms, Brazil, the United States and Canada were the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2021, together comprising 43% of global exports. These countries were followed by Indonesia, Finland, Sweden, Chile, the Netherlands, Uruguay, Russia, Germany, Portugal and New Zealand, which together accounted for a further 44%.
What are the leading importers of wood pulp in the world?
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In value terms, China constitutes the largest market for imported wood pulp worldwide, comprising 35% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was held by the United States, with a 9.1% share of global imports. It was followed by Germany, with a 7.4% share.
What is the average export price for wood pulp in the world?
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The average wood pulp export price stood at $611 per ton in 2021, increasing by 16% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for wood pulp in the world?
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In 2021, the average wood pulp import price amounted to $622 per ton, picking up by 17% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global wood pulp 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:
• FCL 1654 - Mechanical wood pulp
• FCL 1655 - Semi-chemical wood pulp
• FCL 1663 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphate, bleached
• FCL 1661 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphite, bleached
• FCL 1667 - Dissolving wood pulp
• FCL 1662 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphate, unbleached
• FCL 1660 - Chemical wood pulp, sulphite, unbleached

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:
International Paper Company, Domtar Corporation, Sappi Limited, Resolute Forest Products, Canfor Corporation, West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., Ilim Group, Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill, Karjala Pulp LLC, Segezha, Essity, Stora Enso, Billerud Korsnäs, Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA, UPM, Metsä Group, Norske Skog, Rygene, Kalpataru Papers LLP, Rama Pulp, Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper, Suzano Papel E Celulose SA, Eldorado Brasil Celulose SA

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
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• 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 2012–2021
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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