Global Mixtures Of Slag Market
In value terms, mixtures of slag production expanded sharply to $ in estimated in export price. In general, production, however, recorded a noticeable contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 with an increase of %. Over the period under review, global production hit record highs at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , production remained at a lower figure.
China ( tons) constituted the country with the largest volume of mixtures of slag production, accounting for % of total volume. Moreover, mixtures of slag production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India ( tons), threefold. The third position in this ranking was held by the United States ( tons), with an % share.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of volume in China amounted to -%. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: India (+% per year) and the United States (-% per year).
The global mixtures of slag market value rose rapidly to $ in , increasing by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption, however, recorded a noticeable slump. Over the period under review, the global market hit record highs at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of volume in China totaled -%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: India (+% per year) and the United States (-% per year).
In value terms, the largest mixtures of slag markets worldwide were the United States ($), Indonesia ($) and China ($), together comprising % of the global market. The UK, Russia, Iran, India, Japan, Pakistan, South Korea, Mexico, Spain and Germany lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further %.
Spain, with a CAGR of +%, recorded the highest growth rate of market size, among the main consuming countries over the period under review, while market for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.
The countries with the highest levels of mixtures of slag per capita consumption in were Spain ( kg per person), Japan ( kg per person) and the UK ( kg per person).
From 2007 to , the biggest increases were in Spain (with a CAGR of +%), while consumption for the other global leaders experienced a decline in the per capita consumption figures.