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NEW YORK, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

 

Global Refractories Market

 

http://www.reportlinker.com/p092508/Global-Refractories-Market.html

 

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Refractories in Thousand Metric Tons and US$ Million by Form (Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others), by Materials (Clay Refractories, and Non-Clay Refractories) and also by End-Use (Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass, and Others). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 131 companies including many key and niche players such as -

 

Acera Technology Inc.

ANH Refractories Company

Chosun Refractories Co. Ltd.

Imerys SA

Krosaki Harima Group

 

 

 

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1

Disclaimers I-2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

Form I-3

Bricks & Shapes I-3

Monolithics & Others I-3

Material I-4

Clay Refractories I-4

Non-Clay Refractories I-4

End-Use Segments I-4

 

 

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

1. OUTLOOK II-1

A Prelude II-1

Key Factors Determining Growth in Refractories Market II-1

Select Key Trends in the Global Refractory Market II-2

Global Market Bounces Back from Recession II-2

Regional Outlook II-2

Historic Market Volumes Remain History in Developed Markets II-3

Current & Future Analysis II-3

Volume Sales II-3

By Form Type II-4

By Material Type II-4

By End-Use Segment II-4

Value Sales II-4

By Form Type II-4

By Material Type II-4

 

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-5

Improving Global GDP to Drive Global Refractories Market II-5

Table 1: World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2012-2015):

Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6

 

Table 2: World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of

Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-7

A Peek into Market Dynamics of Major End-Use Sectors II-7

Key Drivers of Refractories by End-Use Sector II-7

Iron & Steel II-7

World Steel Production Scenario II-8

Table 3: World Crude Steel Production (2013): Volume Output

in Thousand Tonnes by Geographic Region (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

 

Table 4: World Crude Steel Production (2004-2013): Volume

Output in Million Tonnes (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-9

Outlook for Steel Demand and Production II-9

Table 5: World Crude Steel Production Outlook (2014-2020):

Volume Output in Million Tonnes (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-10

Cement II-10

Recovery of Global Cement Industry to Drive Sales of

Refractories II-10

Table 6: World Cement Production (2013): Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Output by Country/Region (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11

 

Table 7: Leading Cement Producing Countries Worldwide

(2012): Annual Volume Output in Million Tons (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11

Glass Manufacturing II-12

Improving Demand for Flat Glass to Drive Refractory

Materials Market II-12

Growth Drivers for Flat Glass Industry: On a Scale 1 -10

(10 - High Impact; 1 - Low Impact) II-12

Other Sectors II-12

Growing Demand for Ceramic Tiles to Drive Demand for

Refractory Materials II-12

Rising Aluminum Demand to Drive Refractories Market II-13

 

3. MAJOR GLOBAL TRENDS & ISSUES II-14

Iron and Steel to Support Strong Demand for Refractory Materials II-14

Refractory Usage Levels to Drop II-14

Monolithics expected to Outshine Bricks and Shapes II-14

Nonferrous Applications to Spearhead Growth in Refractories

Market II-15

China and India: Providing New Growth Opportunities II-15

CIVETS: New Hope in the Longer Term II-15

Customization of Refractories Catches On II-16

A Highly Fragmented Marketplace Benefits Raw Material Suppliers II-16

Demand for Efficient and Durable Refractories Rises II-16

Global Refractories Industry to Consolidate II-16

Table 8: Leading Players in the World Refractories Market

(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for RHI, Vesuvius,

Magnesita, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-17

 

4. REFRACTORY RAW MATERIALS - AN OVERVIEW II-18

Brief Overview of Raw Material Supply Scenario II-18

Key Raw Materials for Refractories - A Review II-18

Alumina II-18

Table 9: World Non-Metallurgical Alumina Production (2012):

Percentage Breakdown of Volume Output by Region (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18

Bauxite II-19

Table 10: World Bauxite Production (2012): Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Output by Leading Bauxite Producing

Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19

 

Table 11: World Refractory Bauxite Production (2012):

Percentage Breakdown of Volume Output by Country (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19

Chinese Clout in Global Refractory Bauxite Supply - A Cause

of Concern II-19

Table 12: Chinese Refractory Bauxite Exports: Annual Export

Volume in Thousand Tonnes for Years 2002-2011 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20

 

Table 13: Chinese Refractory Bauxite Exports: Annual Export

Value in US$/Tonne for Years 2006-2011 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-21

 

Table 14: Chinese Export Quota of Refractory Bauxite:

2007-2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-21

Alternative Minerals to Witness Increased Adoption as

Bauxite Supply Diminishes II-21

Graphite II-22

Table 15: Major Markets for Flake Graphite Worldwide (2012):

Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption by End-Use

Application (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-22

Demand Rises for Higher Quality Graphite II-22

Leading Producers II-23

Table 16: World Flake Graphite Production by Country

(2012): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Output for Brazil,

China, India and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-23

Brazil and Canada to See Role Expansion II-23

Fluctuating Prices - A Threat II-24

Prices under Threat as Problems Grow in Chinese Graphite Mines II-24

Refractory Manufacturers to Invest in Graphite Mines to

Tackle Rising Graphite Prices II-25

Magnesia II-25

Major Applications in Refractories II-25

China Leads Global Supply II-25

Table 17: Global Magnesia Production: Annual Output in

Million Tonnes for Years 2008 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26

 

Table 18: World Refractory Magnesia Demand (2012):

Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption by Region

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26

Kyanite and Other Related Minerals II-26

 

5. TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS II-27

Prelude II-27

Advancements in Material Technology II-27

Anti-Hydration MgO-CaO II-27

Advancements in Engineering II-28

Researchers Explore Usage of Nanomaterials in Refractory Industry II-28

 

6. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-30

Introduction II-30

Features and Benefits II-30

Glass-Furnace Silica Refractories II-30

Insulating Firebrick II-31

Ceramic Fiber Modules II-31

Non-Ceramic Fiber Blankets and Modules II-31

Microporous Insulation II-31

Refractory Products by Form II-32

Bricks and Shapes II-32

Crucibles II-32

Carbon-Bonded Crucible II-32

Clay Graphite Crucibles II-32

Oxide Refractory Crucibles II-33

Specialties/Monolithics II-33

Preformed Refractory Shapes II-34

Refractory Products by Material II-34

Clay Refractories II-34

High-Alumina II-34

Insulating II-34

Fireclay II-35

Ladle II-35

Non-Clay Refractories II-35

Basic II-35

Extra-High Alumina II-35

Others II-36

End-Use Markets II-36

 

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS II-37

Harbison-Walker Refractories Launches ARMORTECH Refractory

Castable Technology II-37

ANH Refractories Launches KORUNDAL LW Insulating Brick II-37

Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials Introduces Silicon Carbide

Refractory Products II-37

ANH Refractories Launches New Line of Products for Cement

Industry II-37

Anderman Industrial Ceramics Unveils AS6 Fused Sillimanite

Refractory II-37

Morgan Thermal Ceramics Broadens Kao-Tuff Product Line II-38

Morgan Thermal Unveils Plasgun® and Plascast® Refractory

Monolithics II-38

Morgan Thermal Ceramics Launches Refractory Monolithic Lining

Materials II-38

 

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-40

Puyang Refractories Group to Takeover ZhengZhou Huawei

Refractories II-40

RHI Acquires Majority Stake in Orient Refractories II-40

Minelco Takes Over Majority Stake in Richmond Refractories II-40

Mayerton Divests Dalian Mayerton Refractories to Magnesita

Refratarios II-40

Magnezit Group Commences Operation of High- Temperature Shaft

Kiln II-41

IFGL to Expand Operations of Monotec Refractories II-41

LiS-Treyd-L Acquires Stake in Shareholding in Semilukskiy

Ogneupornyi Zavod II-41

Magnezit Group Enters into Cooperation Agreement with RATH II-41

IFGL Refractories Enters into Partnership with Central Glass &

Research Institute II-41

Cookson Group Acquires Metallurgica's Businesses II-41

INTOCAST AG Acquires Dalmond Feuerfest Siegburg II-42

Magnezit Group Takes Over Panteleymonovka Refractory Plant II-42

RHI Acquires Stopinc II-42

IFGL Takes Over Holfmann and Monocon Groups II-43

Zampell Refractories Takes Over Vulcan Refractories II-43

Beijing Lier Acquires Subsidiaries Liaoning Zhongxing Mining,

Jinhong Mining II-43

CUMI Enters an Agreement to Acquire RHI Isithebe II-43

VIL to Set Up Research and Development Centre II-44

Minerals Technologies Inks an agreement with United Steel II-44

IFGL to Set Up a Bio Ceramic Plant II-44

CUMI to Commission a New Unit in Gujarat II-44

Carborundum to Provide High-end Refractory Solutions II-44

China National Bluestar (Group) Takes Over Elkem II-45

Steel Authority of India Acquires Refractory Unit of Burn

Standard II-45

Krosaki Harima Acquires 51% Interest in Tata Refractories II-45

Krosaki Harima Absorbs Subsidiary Kyushu Refractories II-45

China GengSheng and Fushun New Steel Ink Full-Service Supply

Contract II-46

 

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-47

Acera Technology Inc (US) II-47

ANH Refractories Company (US) II-47

Chosun Refractories Co. Ltd. (Korea) II-47

Imerys SA (France) II-48

Krosaki Harima Group (Japan) II-48

Magnesita Refratários S.A. (Brazil) II-48

Magnezit Group (Russia) II-49

MINTEQ International, Inc. (US) II-49

Refratechnik Group (Germany) II-49

RHI AG (Austria) II-50

Saint-Gobain S.A. (France) II-50

SEEIF Ceramic AS (Czech Republic) II-50

Shinagawa Refractories Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-51

Vesuvius plc (UK) II-51

 

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-52

A. Volume Analytics II-52

Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-52

 

Table 20: World Historic Review for Refractories by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-53

 

Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-54

Refractories Market by Form Type II-55

Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractory Bricks & Shapes by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &

Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013

through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-55

 

Table 23: World Historic Review for Refractory Bricks &

Shapes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-56

 

Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractory Bricks &

Shapes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for

Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-57

 

Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractory Monolithics & Other Forms by Geographic Region -

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for

Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58

 

Table 26: World Historic Review for Refractory Monolithics &

Other Forms by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-59

 

Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractory

Monolithics & Other Forms by Geographic Region - Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-60

Refractories Market by Material Type II-61

Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Clay Refractories by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61

 

Table 29: World Historic Review for Clay Refractories by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-62

 

Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Clay Refractories by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-63

 

Table 31: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Non-Clay Refractories by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &

Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013

through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-64

 

Table 32: World Historic Review for Non-Clay Refractories by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-65

 

Table 33: World 15-Year Perspective for Non-Clay Refractories

by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales

for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for

Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-66

Refractories Market by End-Use Segment II-67

Table 34: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories in Iron & Steel Industry by Geographic Region -

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for

Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67

 

Table 35: World Historic Review for Refractories in Iron &

Steel Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68

 

Table 36: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractories in Iron &

Steel Industry by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown

of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-69

 

Table 37: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories in Cement Industry by Geographic Region - US,

Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle

East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for

Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-70

 

Table 38: World Historic Review for Refractories in Cement

Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-71

 

Table 39: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractories in

Cement Industry by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown

of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-72

 

Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories in Ceramics & Glass Industry by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-73

 

Table 41: World Historic Review for Refractories in Ceramics &

Glass Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-74

 

Table 42: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractories in

Ceramics & Glass Industry by Geographic Region - Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75

 

Table 43: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US,

Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle

East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for

Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-76

 

Table 44: World Historic Review for Refractories in Other

Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-77

 

Table 45: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractories in Other

Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of

Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-78

B. Dollar Analytics II-79

Table 46: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79

 

Table 47: World Historic Review for Refractories by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80

 

Table 48: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

Refractories Market by Form Type II-82

Table 49: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractory Bricks & Shapes by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &

Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-82

 

Table 50: World Historic Review for Refractory Bricks &

Shapes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83

 

Table 51: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractory Bricks &

Shapes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for

Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-84

 

Table 52: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractory Monolithics & Other Forms by Geographic Region -

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-85

 

Table 53: World Historic Review for Refractory Monolithics &

Other Forms by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86

 

Table 54: World 15-Year Perspective for Refractory

Monolithics & Other Forms by Geographic Region - Percentage

Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and

Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-87

Refractories Market by Material Type II-88

Table 55: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Clay Refractories by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-88

 

Table 56: World Historic Review for Clay Refractories by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-89

 

Table 57: World 15-Year Perspective for Clay Refractories by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-90

 

Table 58: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Non-Clay Refractories by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &

Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-91

 

Table 59: World Historic Review for Non-Clay Refractories by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-92

 

Table 60: World 15-Year Perspective for Non-Clay Refractories

by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales

for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for

Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-93

 

 

III. MARKET

 

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1

A.Market Analysis III-1

Current & Future Analysis III-1

By Volume Sales III-1

By Value Sales III-1

Refractories Market on the Rise III-1

Table 61: US Annual Crude Steel Production in Thousand

Tonnes: 2004-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2

Construction Industry Outlook in the US III-2

Demand Outlook for Construction Materials III-3

Residential Construction Market to Drive Cement Demand and

Refractories III-3

Table 62: US Production of Portland and Masonry Cement:

Volume Output in Million Tons for Years 2007-2013

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Refractories - The Major Application of Graphite in the US III-4

Demand Rises for Recycled Refractory Graphite III-4

Evolution of US Clay and Non Clay Refractories Industry - A

Historical Perspective III-4

Market Trends III-5

Industrial Growth Fuels Demand for Refractories III-5

Advanced and Specialty Products Garner Consumer Interest III-6

Monolithics Refractories Lead Recovery III-6

US to Evolve Into a Net Import Market III-6

Product Launches III-6

Key Players III-7

B.Market Analytics III-9

Volume Analytics III-9

Table 63: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

 

Table 64: US Historic Review for Refractories by Form -

Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

 

Table 65: US 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by Form -

Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Bricks & Shapes,

and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

 

Table 66: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay

Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

 

Table 67: US Historic Review for Refractories by Material -

Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

 

Table 68: US 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

 

Table 69: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement,

Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years

2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

 

Table 70: US Historic Review for Refractories by End-Use

Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass, and

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

 

Table 71: US 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets

for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-17

Dollar Analytics III-18

Table 72: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

 

Table 73: US Historic Review for Refractories by Form -

Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-19

 

Table 74: US 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by Form -

Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Bricks & Shapes,

and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

 

Table 75: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay

Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

 

Table 76: US Historic Review for Refractories by Material -

Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-22

 

Table 77: US 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

 

2. CANADA III-24

A.Market Analysis III-24

Current & Future Analysis III-24

By Volume Sales III-24

By Value Sales III-24

Good Prospects in Construction Sector to Surge Demand for

Refractories III-24

Import-Export Scenario III-25

Table 78: Canada Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing

Exports (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value

Exports by Country of Destination (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-25

 

Table 79: Canada Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing

Imports (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value

Exports by Country of Origin (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-26

B.Market Analytics III-27

Volume Analytics III-27

Table 80: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

 

Table 81: Canadian Historic Review for Refractories by Form -

Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

 

Table 82: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Form - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Bricks &

Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006,

2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

 

Table 83: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and

Non-Clay Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013

through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

 

Table 84: Canadian Historic Review for Refractories by

Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

 

Table 85: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

 

Table 86: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement,

Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years

2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

 

Table 87: Canadian Historic Review for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass,

and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

 

Table 88: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets

for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-35

Dollar Analytics III-36

Table 89: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

 

Table 90: Canadian Historic Review for Refractories by Form-

Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-37

 

Table 91: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Form - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Bricks &

Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006,

2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

 

Table 92: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and

Non-Clay Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

 

Table 93: Canadian Historic Review for Refractories by

Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

 

Table 94: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

 

3. JAPAN III-42

A.Market Analysis III-42

Current & Future Analysis III-42

By Volume Sales III-42

By Value Sales III-42

Japanese Market for Refractory Products Registers Robust Growth III-42

Economic Crisis and Tsunami Negatively Affect Japanese

Refractory Market III-43

Outlook III-43

Raw Material Imports from China to Fall III-43

Strategic Corporate Developments III-43

Key Players III-44

B.Market Analytics III-45

Volume Analytics III-45

Table 95: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

 

Table 96: Japanese Historic Review for Refractories by Form-

Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

 

Table 97: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Form - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Bricks &

Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006,

2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

 

Table 98: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and

Non-Clay Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013

through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

 

Table 99: Japanese Historic Review for Refractories by

Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

 

Table 100: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

 

Table 101: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement,

Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years

2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

 

Table 102: Japanese Historic Review for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass,

and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

 

Table 103: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets

for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-53

Dollar Analytics III-54

Table 104: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

 

Table 105: Japanese Historic Review for Refractories by

Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-55

 

Table 106: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Form - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Bricks &

Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006,

2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

 

Table 107: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and

Non-Clay Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

 

Table 108: Japanese Historic Review for Refractories by

Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

 

Table 109: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

 

4. EUROPE III-60

A.Market Analysis III-60

Current & Future Analysis III-60

By Volume Sales III-60

By Value Sales III-60

Eurocrisis Hinders Growth of European Refractory Market III-61

Outlook III-61

Europe Reduces Refractory Magnesia Imports from China III-61

Crude Steel Production - A Statistical Insight III-62

Table 110: Crude Steel Production in Select Key European

Markets: Annual Output in Thousand Tonnes for Years

2007-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

B.Market Analytics III-63

Volume Analytics III-63

Table 111: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Geographic Region - France, Germany,

Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

 

Table 112: European Historic Review for Refractories by

Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,

Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years

2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

 

Table 113: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales

for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of

Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

 

Table 114: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

 

Table 115: European Historic Review for Refractories by

Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000

Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

 

Table 116: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Form - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Bricks &

Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006,

2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

 

Table 117: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and

Non-Clay Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2013

through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

 

Table 118: European Historic Review for Refractories by

Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

 

Table 119: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

 

Table 120: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement,

Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years

2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

 

Table 121: European Historic Review for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass,

and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

 

Table 122: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

Iron & Steel, Cement, Ceramics & Glass, and Others Markets

for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-74

Dollar Analytics III-75

Table 123: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Geographic Region - France, Germany,

Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-75

 

Table 124: European Historic Review for Refractories by

Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,

Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006

through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

 

Table 125: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales

for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of

Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

 

Table 126: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics &

Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

 

Table 127: European Historic Review for Refractories by

Form - Bricks & Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-79

 

Table 128: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Form - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Bricks &

Shapes, and Monolithics & Others Markets for Years 2006,

2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

 

Table 129: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Refractories by Material - Clay Refractories and

Non-Clay Refractories Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through

2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

 

Table 130: European Historic Review for Refractories by

Material - Clay Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

 

Table 131: European 15-Year Perspective for Refractories by

Material - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Clay

Refractories and Non-Clay Refractories Markets for Years

2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

 

4a. FRANCE III-84

A.Market Analysis III-84

Current & Future Analysis III-84

 

 

 

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