Polymer Demand in Africa

Polymer Demand in Africa

Published: July 2019

Polymer Demand in Africa 2019 provides a data-heavy overview of the region’s polymer consumption.

Specifically, it presents tonnage data on the demand for 14 polymers at the country level and by 10 processing techniques.

The report is designed for quick and easy use by the subscriber, with separate sections detailing the dynamics, size and structure of whichever lens the user wishes to view the data, including:

  • Polymer by country and processing technique
  • Processing technique by polymer and country
  • Country by polymer and processing technique.

In addition, the division of end-use applications for each polymer, country and processing technique is provided for 2018.

Key background information on market structure and trends helps to provide crucial context to the data. This includes a dedicated section on trends in the global polymer industry, as well as headline summaries for each polymer, processing technique and geography.

Finally, the supply side of the market is also covered with profiles and volumes of all the region’s polymer producers.

What this report will give you 

The report provides:

  • A complete, refined and detailed statistical dataset for polymer consumption by polymer, by process and by country.
  • Key highlights of the nature of the demand by each polymer, process and country.
  • Country profiles with key facts and trends.

Published as a single volume report, the report is divided into 7 easy to use sections covering polymer demand data for 2017, 2018 and 2019 with forecast for 2023.

It also includes a global market overview.


Polymers covered 

Commodity polymers: LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, PP, PVC, PS, EPS, PET

Engineering polymers: ABS/SAN, PA, PC, POM, PBT and PMMA

giving an indication of end use application


Processing technologies covered 

Film extrusion, pipe/tube extrusion, profile extrusion, sheet extrusion, fibre extrusion, cable/wire extrusion, injection moulding, blow moulding, rotational moulding and other processes (including compounding and other plastics processing).


Data covered 

All data is reported in tonnes or thousand metric tonnes

Geographic coverage

The report covers all of Africa with data reported for the following individual countries:

Algeria, Angola, Cameroon, D.R. Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Libya,  Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

The report is available with three diļ¬€erent types of licenses.

Pricing is as follows:

Hard copy report only:  USD 2,500/ EUR 2,300

Hard copy + PDF with enterprise-wide license: USD 3,500/EUR 3,250 

Hard copy + PDF + Excel spreadsheet/PowerBi: USD 4,500/EUR 4,100

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