Polypropylene Market Overview in Belgium
In value terms, polypropylene production dropped significantly to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production recorded a abrupt slump. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the production volume increased by % year-to-year. Polypropylene production peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , production remained at a lower figure.
The value of the polypropylene market in Belgium fell to $ in , with a decrease of -% 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). Overall, consumption recorded a abrupt slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of % year-to-year. Polypropylene consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.