DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World: Manganese - Market Report - Analysis and Forecast to 2020" report to their offering.
This report has been designed to provide a detailed analysis of the global manganese market. It covers the most recent data sets of quantitative medium-term projections, as well as developments in production, trade, consumption and prices. The report also includes a comparative analysis of the leading consuming countries, revealing opportunities opened for producers and exporters across the globe. The forecast outlines market prospects to 2020.
The global trade in manganese amounted to 843 million USD in 2015, fluctuating wildly over the period under review. A 58% drop in 2009 was followed by recovery over the next two years, until exports decreased by 25%. They grew for two years after and ended 2015 with a slight decline. Overall, there was an annual decrease of -4.0% from 2007 to 2015.
According to estimates, China continued to supply over 70% of the world's manganese. In 2015, China's manganese exports totaled 592 million USD. South Africa, the Netherlands, Germany, and Belgium were the other key global suppliers of manganese in 2015, with a 21% combined share of global exports.
The Netherlands (+0.6% per year) and Belgium (+1.1% per year) were the only key exporters that displayed a positive rate of growth from 2007 to 2015. The balance of the suppliers contracted their exports over the period under review. The countries' positions in terms of global exports remained relatively stable, with the exception of China, whose share of exports lost -4 percentage points from 2007 to 2015.
Key Topics Covered:
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Overview
7. Profiles of Major Producers
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