Gauze Market Overview in the United Kingdom
In value terms, gauze production totaled $••• in 2017 estimated in export prices. In general, the total output indicated a buoyant increase from 2007 to 2017: its value decreased at an average annual rate of -•••% over the last decade. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2017 figures, gauze production increased by +•••% against 2009 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when production volume increased by •••% year-to-year. Gauze production peaked in 2017 and is likely to continue its growth in the near future.
The revenue of the gauze market in the UK amounted to $••• in 2017, jumping 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). In general, gauze consumption continues to indicate significant growth. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 when the market value increased by •••% against the previous year. Gauze consumption peaked in 2017 and is expected to retain its growth in the near future.