Acrylic Polymer Market Overview in Slovenia
In value terms, acrylic polymer production shrank to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production showed a abrupt decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with a decrease of -% against the previous year. Acrylic polymer production peaked at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.
The size of the acrylic polymer market in Slovenia rose remarkably to $ in 2019, growing 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, the total consumption indicated a slight expansion from 2007 to 2019: its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last twelve years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, consumption increased by +% against 2016 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Acrylic polymer consumption peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.