Global Oriented Strandboard (OSB) Market
In value terms, oriented strandboard (OSB) production fell dramatically to $ in estimated in export price. Over the period under review, production saw a mild descent. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in with an increase of %. As a result, production reached the peak level of $, and then shrank significantly in the following year.
Canada ( cubic meters) remains the largest oriented strandboard (OSB) producing country worldwide, accounting for % of total volume. Moreover, oriented strandboard (OSB) production in Canada exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, China ( cubic meters), twofold. Russia ( cubic meters) ranked third in terms of total production with a % share.
From 2007 to , the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume in Canada stood at +%. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: China (+% per year) and Russia (+% per year).
The global oriented strandboard (OSB) market revenue fell slightly to $ in , remaining stable 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, the total consumption indicated a noticeable expansion from 2007 to : its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last fourteen years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on figures, consumption increased by +% against 2019 indices. Global consumption peaked at $ in , and then declined in the following year.
In the United States, oriented strandboard (OSB) consumption remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of consumption growth: China (+% per year) and Canada (+% per year).
In value terms, the United States ($) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was held by China ($). It was followed by Germany.
In the United States, the oriented strandboard (OSB) market remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: China (+% per year) and Germany (+% per year).
The countries with the highest levels of oriented strandboard (OSB) per capita consumption in were the United States ( cubic meters per persons), Canada ( cubic meters per persons) and Belgium ( cubic meters per persons).
From 2007 to , the most notable rate of growth in terms of consumption, amongst the leading consuming countries, was attained by Canada (with a CAGR of +%), while consumption for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.