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New Report: Calcium Carbonate Market in North America 2015-2019

Press Release   •   Aug 31, 2015 04:55 EDT

About Calcium Carbonate
Calcium carbonate is a chemical commodity that is usually categorised into two segments: GCC and PCC. It is used majorly in industrial end uses. The mineral is versatile in its usage, and can be used as a filler, pigment, acid regulating agent, food supplement and also as an industrial raw material. Paper, and the plastic industry are the consumers of this mineral. Calcium carbonate is also used extensively as an additive for thermoplastics and in Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) applications. It plays a vital role in determining the environmental sustainability and energy efficiency of various other end user industries.

North America is a key market, both in terms of production and end usage. The region is also a manufacturing hub and exporter of paper products.
Technavio forecasts the calcium carbonate market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 6.87% during 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report
The Technavio report, Calcium Carbonate Market in North America 2015-2019, is based on an in-depth market analysis, with inputs from various industry experts. The report includes a comprehensive discussion on the market, an extensive coverage on various types of production techniques, applications and demand-supply dynamics, including both imports and exports from the US and Canada. It provides comments on b the existing market landscape and its growth prospects over the forecast period. It includes the key vendors operating in the market.

The report provides data on the following segments of the market:
- Type
- Countries
- Application
- End-use

Key Vendors
- Imerys
- J.M. Huber
- Omya
- Sigma Aldrich
- Solvay

Other Prominent Vendors

- Arkema
- Carmeuse
- Excalibar Minerals
- Graymont
- Great Lakes Calcium
- IMI Fabi
- Lhoist
- Mineral Technologies
- Missisipi Lime Company

Market Driver
- Increased Usage in Paper Manufacturing
- For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge
- Dwindling Limestone Reserves and Stricter Regulations Impacting ROI of Vendors
- For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trend
- Subdued Energy Prices to Improve Economic Viability of Limestone Manufacturing
- For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key Questions Answered in this Report
- What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


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