During the period from 2008 to 2012, the natural volume of exports of pipeline valves in the world grew by 37%: from 2.1 to 2.9 million tons. In 2012, China was the largest global exporter of pipeline valves. In 2012, it accounted for almost 36% of the total world exports of these products. Other major exporters are Italy, Germany and the USA. In 2012, the cumulative share of these countries in the global export of pipe fittings was 61.7%. In 2012, value exports in the world amounted to 68.2 billion dollars.
During the period from 2008 to 2012, global imports of pipe fittings increased by 4.7%: from 3.2 to 3.3 million tons. A decrease in imports compared to previous years was observed in 2009 - by 14.8%. The largest global importer of pipe fittings in 2012 was the USA. The share of the United States in the volume of world imports of these products amounted to 21%. The value of US imports on the same date amounted to $ 8.2 billion, China - $ 6.7 billion.
According to BusinesStat, in 2013-2017, the value of imports of pipeline valves will increase following the growth of prices and natural volume by an average of 6.9% per year. In 2017, the value of imports will be $ 87.5 billion.
“Analysis of the global market for pipe fittings in 2008-2012, the forecast for 2013-2017” includes the most important data necessary for understanding the current market conditions and assessing the prospects for its development:
• Economy and population
• Production of pipe fittings
• Sales of pipe fittings
• External and internal trade in pipe fittings
• Import and export of pipeline fittings
• Foreign trade prices of pipe fittings
BusinesStat regularly reviews the market for pipe fittings in all countries of the world.
The review provides current data on production, export and import volumes of pipeline fittings in the countries of the world.
Separately, a forecast is given for the 25 countries of the world leading in terms of production, export and import of pipeline valves: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Germany, Denmark, Egypt, Indonesia, Spain, Italy, Canada, China, Korea, Mexico, Nigeria, the Netherlands, Poland , Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, USA, Thailand, Turkey, France, Czech Republic, Japan.
These countries are referred to in the review as market leaders in pipeline valves.
In preparing the review used official statistics:
• United Nations Statistics Division
• Commodity Trade Statistics
• Industrial Commodity Statistics
• International Trade Center
• Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
Along with the official statistics, the review presents the results of the international research of BusinesStat:
• Audit of trade in fittings products
• Survey of valve industry experts
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