Overview of the Market for Articles of Fiber Cement in Italy
In value terms, articles of fiber cement production contracted to $ in estimated in export prices. Overall, production saw a deep setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 when the production volume increased by % y-o-y. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2010 to , production growth remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the articles of fiber cement market in Italy fell to $ in , shrinking 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, consumption saw a abrupt curtailment. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2009 with an increase of % y-o-y. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $. From 2010 to , the growth of the market failed to regain the momentum.