Polyvinyl Chloride Market Overview in Bulgaria
In value terms, polyvinyl chloride production totaled $ in 2018 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, polyvinyl chloride production continues to indicate an abrupt downturn. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 with a decrease of -% year-to-year. Over the period under review, polyvinyl chloride production attained its peak figure level at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2018, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The revenue of the polyvinyl chloride market in Bulgaria amounted to $ in 2018, going down 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). Overall, polyvinyl chloride consumption, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. Polyvinyl chloride consumption peaked at $ in 2017, and then declined slightly in the following year.