MDF Market Overview in China
In value terms, mdf production totaled $ in 2018 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, mdf production, however, continues to indicate a remarkable increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 with an increase of % year-to-year. Mdf production peaked at $ in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2018, production remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the mdf market in China amounted to $ in 2018, dropping 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, mdf consumption, however, continues to indicate remarkable growth. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of % y-o-y. Mdf consumption peaked at $ in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2018, consumption failed to regain its momentum.