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Base Metals in Australia

  • Published: May 2012
  • Region: Australia
  • 37 pages
  • MarketLine

Introduction

Base Metals in Australia industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2007-11, and forecast to 2016). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Australia base metals market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

-The base metals market consists of lead, zinc, copper, nickel, and tin.

-The Australian base metals industry had total revenue of $17.1 billion in 2011, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -3.5% between 2007 and 2011.

-Industry production volumes decreased with a CARC of -1% between 2007-2011, to reach a total of 3,088 thousand metric tons in 2011.

-The performance of the industry is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.1% for the five-year period 2011 - 2016, which is expected to drive READ MORE >

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Executive Summary 2
Market value 2
Market value forecast 2
Market volume 2
Market volume forecast 2
Category segmentation 2
Geography segmentation 2
Market rivalry 2
Market Overview 7
Market definition 7
Market analysis 7
Market Data 8
Market value 8
Market volume 9
Market Segmentation 10
Category segmentation 10
Geography segmentation 11
Market Outlook 12
Market value forecast 12
Market volume forecast 13
Five Forces Analysis 14
Summary 14
Buyer power 15
Supplier power 16
New entrants 17
Threat of substitutes 18
Degree of rivalry 19
Leading Companies 20
OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel 20
BHP Billiton Group 23
OZ Minerals Limited 27
Xstrata plc 30
Macroeconomic Indicators 33
Country Data 33
Appendix 35
Methodology 35
Industry associations 36
Related MarketLine research 36

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: Australia base metals market value: $ million, 2007–11 8
Table 2: Australia base metals market volume: thousand metric tons, 2007–11 9
Table 3: Australia base metals market category segmentation: $ million, 2011 10
Table 4: Australia base metals market geography segmentation: $ million, 2011 11
Table 5: Australia base metals market value forecast: $ million, 2011–16 12
Table 6: Australia base metals market volume forecast: thousand metric tons, 2011–16 13
Table 7: OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel: key facts 20
Table 8: OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel: key financials ($) 21
Table 9: OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel: key financial ratios 21
Table 10: BHP Billiton Group: key facts 23
Table 11: BHP Billiton Group: key financials ($) 24
Table 12: BHP Billiton Group: key financial ratios 25
Table 13: OZ Minerals Limited: key facts 27
Table 14: OZ Minerals Limited: key financials ($) 28
Table 15: OZ Minerals Limited: key financials (A$) 28
Table 16: OZ Minerals Limited: key financial ratios 28
Table 17: Xstrata plc: key facts 30
Table 18: Xstrata plc: key financials ($) 31
Table 19: Xstrata plc: key financial ratios 31
Table 20: Australia size of population (million), 2007–11 33
Table 21: Australia gdp (constant 2000 prices, $ billion), 2007–11 33
Table 22: Australia gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2007–11 33
Table 23: Australia inflation, 2007–11 34
Table 24: Australia consumer price index (absolute), 2007–11 34
Table 25: Australia exchange rate, 2007–11 34

LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: Australia base metals market value: $ million, 2007–11 8
Figure 2: Australia base metals market volume: thousand metric tons, 2007–11 9
Figure 3: Australia base metals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2011 10
Figure 4: Australia base metals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2011 11
Figure 5: Australia base metals market value forecast: $ million, 2011–16 12
Figure 6: Australia base metals market volume forecast: thousand metric tons, 2011–16 13
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the base metals market in Australia, 2011 14
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the base metals market in Australia, 2011 15
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the base metals market in Australia, 2011 16
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the base metals market in Australia, 2011 17
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the base metals market in Australia, 2011 18
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the base metals market in Australia, 2011 19
Figure 13: OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel: revenues & profitability 22
Figure 14: OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel: assets & liabilities 22
Figure 15: BHP Billiton Group: revenues & profitability 25
Figure 16: BHP Billiton Group: assets & liabilities 26
Figure 17: OZ Minerals Limited: revenues & profitability 29
Figure 18: OZ Minerals Limited: assets & liabilities 29
Figure 19: Xstrata plc: revenues & profitability 32
Figure 20: Xstrata plc: assets & liabilities 32

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