Updated Nov 11, 2022 01:21

Mixtures Of Slag Market in Chile

Market Forecast
Driven by rising demand for mixtures of slag in Chile, the market is expected to start an upward consumption trend over the next eighteen-year period. The performance of the market is forecast to increase slightly, with an anticipated CAGR of % for the period from 2012 to , which is projected to bring the market volume to less than kg by the end of .

In value terms, the market is forecast to increase with an anticipated CAGR of % for the period from 2012 to , which is projected to bring the market value to less than $ (in nominal prices) by the end of .


Market Structure
In , the share of imports in total consumption accounted for % in value terms and % in physical terms. The share of imports decreased moderately ( percentage point) over the period under review.


Trade Balance
Chile remains a net importer of mixtures of slag; in physical and value terms, imports consistently exceeded exports from 2008 to . In , there was a significant trade deficit of less than kg, which was equal to $. This tangible trade deficit reflects the fact that the market remains dependent on imports, which is likely to continue in the medium term.