The 2009 Import and Export Market for Polypropylene in Primary Forms in Spain
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: ICON Group International, Inc. (29 Aug. 2009)
By: Icon Group International (Author)
This report was created for strategic planners, international marketing executives and import/export managers who are concerned with the market for polypropylene in primary forms in Spain. With the globalization of this market, managers can no longer be contented with a local view. Nor can managers be contented with out-of-date statistics which appear several years after the fact. I have developed a methodology, based on macroeconomic and trade models, to estimate the market for polypropylene in primary forms for those countries serving Spain via exports, or supplying from Spain via imports. It does so for the current year based on a variety of key historical indicators and econometric models.
In what follows, Chapter 2 begins by summarizing where Spain fits into the world market for imported and exported polypropylene in primary forms. The total level of imports and exports on a worldwide basis, and those for Spain in particular, is estimated using a model which aggregates across over 150 key country markets and projects these to the current year. From there, each country represents a percent of the world market. This market is served from a number of competitive countries of origin. Based on both demand- and supply-side dynamics, market shares by country of origin are then