Aluminium Tube Market Overview in Sweden
In value terms, aluminium tube production totaled $1M in 2010 estimated in export prices. Overall, aluminium tube production, however, continues to indicate a dramatic curtailment. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2010 with an increase of 27% against the previous year. Over the period under review, aluminium tube production reached its peak figure level at $2.1M in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2010, production failed to regain its momentum.
The revenue of the aluminium tube market in Sweden amounted to $6.5M in 2010, surging by 11% 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, aluminium tube consumption continues to indicate a dramatic setback. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when the market value increased by 11% y-o-y. Aluminium tube consumption peaked at $16M in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2010, consumption failed to regain its momentum.