Nowadays, in China gum turpentine is mainly consumed to produce terpene resins, synthetic camphor, terpineol, etc.
Due to the unstable price, terpene resins has faced strong competitiveness from petroleum resins, which caused the changeable production of terpene resins and then changeable demand for gum turpentine in China.
and rosin are acquired by distilling crude gum, known as oleoresin, which is collected from live pine trees.
Lavender 30 ml Peppermint 5 ml Lemon 10 ml Gum turpentine
Table 5-1 Output of gum turpentine and gum rosin in China, 1999~2011
Table 5-2 Composition of various kinds of super-grade gum turpentine in China
This Production and Market of Turpentine in China report is an essential resource for top-level data and analysis covering the gum turpentine as well as crude sulphate turpentine.
Gum turpentine production in China to rank first in the world
Production of gum turpentine and crude sulphate turpentine in the past few years in China
Detailed analysis of export & import of Chinese gum turpentine in 2009~H1 2012
Key factors influencing the price of gum turpentine and prices in the past few years
Market size and market share of gum turpentine in major end use segments in 2007~2009
Table I-6-1 Output of gum turpentine in China, 1999~2009
Table I-6-2 Distribution of gum turpentine production in China, 2009
Factors that Influence the Demand for Gum Turpentine