Key Market Indicators
Japan, China and Qatar respectively were numbers 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Korean benzene exports are set to reach 3.3 billion kilograms by 2026, a 2.6% increase from 2021. Since 1993, Korean supply has grown 6.2% year-on-year. In terms of market share, India, Germany and Japan followed Korea in the ranking. Meanwhile, benzene imports to Korea decreased to 18 million kilograms in 2017, a drop of 42.4% compared to the previous year. Since 1993, Korean demand has gone down by 29.4% year-on-year. In terms of market share, Japan, China and Qatar followed Korea in the ranking.