Overview of the Market for Articles of Fiber Cement in Poland
In value terms, articles of fiber cement production declined slightly to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the articles of fiber cement market in Poland reduced modestly to $ in 2019, 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). Overall, consumption saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $ in 2009; however, from 2010 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.