Key Market Indicators
Burmese asbestos imports are set to hit 153.8 million kilograms by 2026, a 5.2% annual growth rate. The demand for asbestos in Burma has skyrocketed since 2015, increasing by 201%. In 2021, Burma was the fourth-largest importer of asbestos, overtaken by Indonesia, which imported 112.9 million kilograms. China, Indonesia and Burma ranked second, third and fourth respectively in the world for asbestos imports.