Ether Market Overview in Algeria
The revenue of the ether market in Algeria amounted to $4.8M in 2010, growing by 5.7% 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). Over the period under review, ether consumption, however, continues to indicate a sharp descent. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 with an increase of 5.7% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the ether market reached its peak figure level at $9.7M in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2010, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.