The global production of petroleum coke in 2013-2017 increased by 3.6%: from 124.2 million tons in 2013 to 128.6 million tons in 2017. Production of petroleum coke is quite strongly consolidated: to the three largest producing countries in 2013-2017, on average, accounted for 71.8% of global output. The largest manufacturing country in 2013-2017 with a large margin was the United States. In 2017, more than 61.1 million tons of petroleum coke or more than 47.5% of world output was produced in the USA. For comparison: the second largest producer in the world - China - in 2017 produced 19.2 million tons, which corresponds to 14.9% of world production. At the same time, the United States also holds the leadership in the world in the production of petroleum coke per capita with an indicator of 187.5 kg / person per year.
It is worth noting that the production of petroleum coke in the United States is focused primarily on exports. So, in 2017, with the volume of domestic production of 61.1 million tons, the country exported 39.7 million tons. In 2013-2017, there was a tendency to increase production for export: the share of exported products in the total production increased from 60.3% in 2013 to 64.9% in 2017
According to forecasts of BusinesStat, in 2018-2022, the production of petroleum coke in the world will continue to grow at an average rate of 1.5% per year and in 2022 will reach 138.7 million tons. At the same time, the structure of world production will not change significantly. The leader will remain the United States. In 2022, the share of the United States will be at the level of 47% of global production.
"Analysis of the global market for petroleum coke in 2013-2017, forecast for 2018-2022" includes the most important data necessary for understanding the current global market conditions and assessing the prospects for its development:
Economy and population
Petroleum coke production
Sales of petroleum coke
Foreign and domestic trade in petroleum coke
Import and export of petroleum coke
Foreign trade prices of petroleum coke
The review provides current data for more than 100 countries of the world and a forecast for the 25 leading countries of the world market for petroleum coke.
Leading countries: USA, China, Japan, Germany, France, Great Britain, India and other countries of the world.
The review provides details on import-export by types of petroleum coke:
Non-calcined petroleum coke
Calcined petroleum coke
In preparing the review used statistical information:
United Nations Statistics Division
National Agencies and Compendia
International Trade Center
International Monetary Fund
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
World Trade Organization
Along with the official statistics, the review contains the results of BusinesStat research:
Analysis of open information on the market of petroleum coke
Survey of oil industry experts