The 2011 Import and Export Market for Self-Adhesive Plastic Plates, Sheets, Film, Foil, Tape, and Other Flat Shapes in Rolls Up to 20 Centimeters Wide in France by ICONGroup

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									   The 2011 Import and Export
     Market for Self-Adhesive
    Plastic Plates, Sheets, Film,
    Foil, Tape, and Other Flat
     Shapes in Rolls Up to 20
   Centimeters Wide in France




                                          By
                          Professor Philip M. Parker, Ph. D.


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                      Chaired Professor of Management Science
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                                About the Author
Dr. Philip M. Parker is the Eli Lilly Chaired Professor of Innovation, Business and Society at
INSEAD where he has taught courses on multivariate statistics and global competitive strategy
since 1988. He has also taught courses at MIT, Stanford University, Harvard University, UCLA,
UCSD, and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He is the author of six books
on the economic convergence of nations. These books introduce the notion of “physioeconomics”
which foresees a lack of global convergence in economic behaviors due to physiological and
physiographic forces. His latest book is "Physioeconomics: The Basis for Long-Run Economic
Growth" (MIT Press 2000). He has also published numerous articles in academic journals,
including The Rand Journal of Economics, Marketing Science, the Journal of International
Business Studies, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, International Journal of
Forecasting, the European Management Journal, the European Journal of Operational
Research, Journal of Marketing, International Journal of Research in Marketing, and Journal of
Marketing Research. He is also on the editorial boards of several academic journals.

Dr. Parker received his Ph.D. in Business Economics from the Wharton School of the University
of Pennsylvania and has Masters degrees in Finance and Banking (University of Aix-Marseille)
and Managerial Economics (Wharton). His undergraduate degrees are in mathematics, biology
and economics (minor in aeronautical engineering). He has consulted and/or taught courses in
Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America, North America and Europe.



                                 About this Series
This series was created for international firms who rely on foreign export markets for a
substantial portion of their business or who might be threatened by foreign trade competition.
The estimates given in this report were created using a methodology developed by and under the
direct supervision of Professor Philip M. Parker, the Eli Lilly Chaired Professor of Innovation,
Business and Society, at INSEAD. The methodology, relying on historical figures of economic
growth and trade flows, estimates the market shares of some 150 countries for over 500 industrial
or product categories. The figures should be seen as market estimates, as opposed to historical
records, as these are projected for the current year of trade.



                               Acknowledgements
Some of the methodologies and research approaches used in this report have benefited from the
R&D Committee at INSEAD, whose research support is gratefully acknowledged. Additional
editorial assistance from Tiffany LaRochelle, ICON Group International, Inc., is also
acknowledged.



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Table of Contents
1     INTRODUCTION AND METHODOLOGY                           9
2     FRANCE AND THE WORLD MARKET                           11
    2.1    Imports in France in 2011                        11
    2.2    Exports from France in 2011                      12
3     IMPORTS IN FRANCE                                     13
    3.1      Africa                                         13
       3.1.1    Morocco                                     13
       3.1.2    Tunisia                                     13
    3.2      Asia                                           14
       3.2.1    China                                       14
       3.2.2    Hong Kong                                   15
       3.2.3    Japan                                       16
       3.2.4    Malaysia                                    17
       3.2.5    Singapore                                   18
       3.2.6    South Korea                                 19
       3.2.7    Taiwan                                      20
       3.2.8    Thailand                                    21
    3.3      Europe                                         22
       3.3.1    Austria                                     22
       3.3.2    Belgium                                     23
       3.3.3    Croatia                                     24
       3.3.4    Czech Republic                              25
       3.3.5    Denmark                                     26
       3.3.6    Finland                                     27
       3.3.7    France                                      28
       3.3.8    Germany                                     29
       3.3.9    Greece                                      30
       3.3.10 Hungary                                       31
       3.3.11 Ireland                                       32
       3.3.12 Italy                                         33
       3.3.13 Luxembourg                                    34
       3.3.14 Poland                                        35
       3.3.15 Portugal                                      36
       3.3.16 Slovakia                                      36
       3.3.17 Slovenia                                      37
       3.3.18 Spain                                         38
       3.3.19 Sweden                                        39
       3.3.20 Switzerland                                   40
       3.3.21 the Netherlands                               41
       3.3.22 the United Kingdom                            42
    3.4      Latin America                                  43
       3.4.1    Brazil                                      43
       3.4.2    Mexico                                      44
    3.5      North America & the Caribbean                  45
       3.5.1    Canada                                      45
       3.5.2    the United States                           46
       3.5.3    Trinidad and Tobago                         47
    3.6      the Middle East                                47
       3.6.1    Israel                                      47


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      3.6.2   Turkey                              48
4     EXPORTS FROM FRANCE                         49
    4.1      Africa                               49
       4.1.1   Benin                              49
       4.1.2   Cameroon                           49
       4.1.3   Morocco                            50
       4.1.4   Senegal                            50
       4.1.5   South Africa                       51
       4.1.6   Sudan                              52
    4.2      Asia                                 53
       4.2.1   China                              53
       4.2.2   Hong Kong                          54
       4.2.3   India                              55
       4.2.4   Indonesia                          56
       4.2.5   Japan                              57
       4.2.6   Malaysia                           58
       4.2.7   Philippines                        59
       4.2.8   Singapore                          60
       4.2.9   South Korea                        61
       4.2.10 Taiwan                              62
       4.2.11 Thailand                            63
    4.3      Europe                               64
       4.3.1   Austria                            64
       4.3.2   Belgium                            65
       4.3.3   Bulgaria                           66
       4.3.4   Croatia                            67
       4.3.5   Cyprus                             68
       4.3.6   Denmark                            69
       4.3.7   Finland                            70
       4.3.8   France                             71
       4.3.9   Georgia                            72
       4.3.10 Germany                             73
       4.3.11 Greece                              74
       4.3.12 Hungary                             75
       4.3.13 Ireland                             76
       4.3.14 Italy                               77
       4.3.15 Latvia                              78
       4.3.16 Lithuania                           79
       4.3.17 Luxembourg                          80
       4.3.18 Malta                               80
       4.3.19 Norway                              81
       4.3.20 Poland                              82
       4.3.21 Romania                             83
       4.3.22 Russia                              84
       4.3.23 Slovakia                            85
       4.3.24 Slovenia                            86
       4.3.25 Spain                               87
       4.3.26 Sweden                              88
       4.3.27 Switzerland                         89
       4.3.28 the Netherlands                     90
       4.3.29 the United Kingdom                  91
       4.3.30 Ukraine                             92


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    4.4        Latin America                                               93
       4.4.1      Argentina                                                93
       4.4.2      Brazil                                                   94
       4.4.3      Colombia                                                 95
       4.4.4      Mexico                                                   96
       4.4.5      Peru                                                     97
    4.5        North America & the Caribbean                               98
       4.5.1      Canada                                                   98
       4.5.2      the United States                                        99
    4.6        Oceana                                                     100
       4.6.1      Australia                                               100
       4.6.2      New Caledonia                                           101
       4.6.3      New Zealand                                             102
    4.7        the Middle East                                            103
       4.7.1      Azerbaijan                                              103
       4.7.2      Iran                                                    104
       4.7.3      Israel                                                  105
       4.7.4      Oman                                                    106
       4.7.5      Qatar                                                   106
       4.7.6      Saudi Arabia                                            107
       4.7.7      Turkey                                                  108
5     DISCLAIMERS, WARRANTEES, AND USER AGREEMENT PROVISIONS 109
    5.1        Disclaimers & Safe Harbor                                  109
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1       INTRODUCTION AND METHODOLOGY
On the demand side, exporters and strategic planners focusing on self-adhesive plastic plates,
sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide in France face a
number of questions. Which countries are supplying self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film,
foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide to France? How important is
France compared to others in terms of the entire global and regional market? How much do the
imports of self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to
20 centimeters wide vary from one country of origin to another in France? On the supply side,
France also exports self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in
rolls up to 20 centimeters wide. Which countries receive the most exports from France? How are
these exports concentrated across buyers? What is the value of these exports and which countries
are the largest buyers?

This report was created for strategic planners, international marketing executives and
import/export managers who are concerned with the market for self-adhesive plastic plates,
sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide in France. 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
self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to 20
centimeters wide for those countries serving France via exports, or supplying from France 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 France fits into the world market for
imported and exported self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in
rolls up to 20 centimeters wide. The total level of imports and exports on a worldwide basis, and
those for France 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 calculated across each country market destination. These shares lead to a volume of import
and export values for each country and are aggregated to regional and world totals. In doing so,
we are able to obtain maximum likelihood estimates of both the value of each market and the
share that France is likely to receive this year. From these figures, rankings are calculated to
allow managers to prioritize France compared to other major country markets. In this way, all the
figures provided in this report are forecasts that can be combined with internal information
sources for strategic planning purposes.

After the worldwide summary in Chapter 2 of both imports and exports of self-adhesive plastic
plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide, Chapter 3
goes into detail on imports, but for each major country of origin serving France. A “major”

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market is defined as a country where France represents a substantially large share of either
imports or exports. For each major country exporting to France, one can thus observe how
important France is to that exporting country compared to other countries of the world. Chapter 4
does the same, but for exports of self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat
shapes in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide originating from France, for each major country of
destination. In doing so, one can discover the share that France has in each major market; this
share value is often used as a measure of competitiveness for France. In all cases, the total dollar
volume and percentage share values by major trading partner are provided. Combined, Chapters
3 and 4 present a the total picture for imports and exports of self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets,
film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide to and from France to and
from all other major countries in the world. "Self-Adhesive Plastic Plates, Sheets, Film, Foil,
Tape, and Other Flat Shapes in Rolls Up to 20 Centimeters Wide" as a category is defined in this
report following the definition given by the United Nations Statistics Division Classification
Registry using the Standard International Trade Classification, Revision 3 (SITC, Rev. 3). The
SITC code that defined "self-adhesive plastic plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, and other flat shapes
in rolls up to 20 centimeters wide" is 58211 . For more information on this definition, please
refer to the following web site:
http://unstats.un.org/unsd/cr/registry/regcs.asp?Cl=14&Lg=1&Co=582 .

This report is updated on an annual basis. To ensure that you have the most current version,
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Important Caveat. The figures should be seen as market estimates, as opposed to historical
records, as these are forecasted for the current year of trade. More importantly, in light of the fact
that unforeseeable factors might interrupt markets in achieving their reported levels, the figures
should be seen as estimates of potential. For example, "mad cow" disease, foot-and-mouth
disease, trade embargoes, military conflicts, acts of terrorism and other events will certainly
affect the actual trade flows recorded for a variety of industry or product categories. In such
cases, the difference between the numbers given in this report and the numbers actually observed
might be interpreted as the "net loss" or "net gain" due to these exogenous events affecting
regular trade flows that would have occurred had these events not have taken place.




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2       FRANCE AND THE WORLD MARKET
2.1          IMPORTS IN FRANCE IN 2011
    Imported Self-Adhesive Plastic Plates, Sheets, Film, Foil, Tape, and Other Flat
              Shapes in Rolls Up to 20 Centimeters Wide in France, 2011
                               (Structure of Foreign Import Competition)

Country of Origin              Rank           Value (000 US$)               % Share         Cumulative %
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Italy                               1                   125,709                 31.95                  31.95
Germany                             2                    79,032                 20.09                  52.04
the United Kingdom                  3                    43,665                 11.10                  63.14
Belgium                             4                    37,478                  9.53                  72.67
the United States                   5                    32,699                  8.31                  80.98
Spain                               6                    14,927                  3.79                  84.77
China                               7                    14,609                  3.71                  88.49
the Netherlands                     8                    11,565                  2.94                  91.43
Taiwan                              9                     6,400                  1.63                  93.05
France                             10                     4,214                  1.07                  94.13
Switzerland                        11                     2,355                  0.60                  94.72
Singapore                          12                     2,353                  0.60        
								
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