Overview of the Market for Carbon And Graphite Products in the USA
In value terms, carbon and graphite products production amounted to $ in 2018. Overall, carbon and graphite products production continues to indicate a measured contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 when production volume increased by % against the previous year. Carbon and graphite products production peaked at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2018, production failed to regain its momentum.
The revenue of the carbon and graphite products market in the U.S. amounted to $ in 2018, 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). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +% from 2013 to 2018; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2018 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. In that year, the carbon and graphite products market attained its peak level and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.