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Global Refractories by Region, Market, Form and Material, 4th Edition

Global Refractories by Region, Market, Form and Material, 4th Edition

Global demand for refractories is forecast to increase 2.4% to 49 million metric tons in 2021. Expansion of the steel, aluminum, glass, and other industries will drive growth, with the greatest gains occurring in developing economies in Asia, Africa, and the Mideast.

This report covers refractory demand by Region, Market, Form, and Material. Data are provided in volume (metric tons) with selected figures in US dollar value.

Regions covered in the study include:
North America (US, Canada, Mexico)
Central & South America
Western Europe (France, Germany, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom)
Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia, Ukraine)
Asia/Pacific (Australia, China, India, South Korea, Taiwan)
Africa/Mideast
Overall refractory demand in metric tons is also presented for Brazil, Iran, Turkey, and South Africa.

Refractory markets covered in the study include:
Iron & Steel
Nonferrous Metals
Nonmetallic Minerals
Other

Refractory forms broken out in the study are:
Bricks & Shapes
Monolithics & Other

Demand is broken out by refractory material:
Clay
Nonclay

Scope of the Report
This report covers the scope, size, and growth of the global refractory market, including key trends in applications and market segmentation. Historical data are provided for 2006, 2011, and 2016 with forecasts for 2021. Year by year historical market volatility is also addressed. Data are provided in volume (metric tons) with selected figures in US dollar value. Also included is an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table Figure 1-1 | Key Trends in the Global Refractory Market
  • GLOBAL MARKET OVERVIEW
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 2-1 | Global Refractory Market Trends
    • Impact of Manufacturing Technologies
    • Global Crude Steel Outlook
      • Table Global Crude Steel Production by Region & Country, 2006 - 2021
    • Pricing Trends
      • Table Global Refractory Average Prices by Region, 2006 - 2021
    • Refractory Demand by Region
      • Refractory Demand by Volume
        • Table Global Refractory Volume Demand by Region, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 2-2 | Global Refractory Demand by Region, 2006 - 2021
      • Refractory Demand by Value
        • Table Global Refractory Value Demand by Region, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 2-3 | Global Refractory Value & Volume Demand by Region, 2016
    • Refractory Production by Region
      • Table Global Refractory Shipments by Region, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 2-4 | Global Refractory Shipments by Region, 2006 - 2021
    • International Trade by Region
      • Table Global Refractory Net Exports by Region, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 2-5 | Refractory Net Exports for Selected Countries, 2016
  • MARKETS, FORMS, & MATERIALS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 3-1 | Key Findings in Refractory Markets, Forms, & Materials
    • Demand by Market
      • Markets Overview
        • Table Global Refractory Demand by Market, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 3-2 | Refractory Demand by Region & Market, 2016
      • Iron & Steel
        • Table Global Refractory Demand for Iron & Steel Market, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 3-3 | Global Refractory Demand for Iron & Steel Market & Steel Production, 2006 - 2021
      • Nonmetallic Minerals
        • Table Global Refractory Demand for Nonmetallic Minerals Market, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 3-4 | Global Refractory Demand for Nonmetallic Minerals Market & Cement Production, 2006 - 2021
      • Nonferrous Metals
        • Table Global Refractory Demand for Nonferrous Metals Market, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 3-5 | Global Refractory Demand for Nonferrous Market & Production of Aluminum & Copper, 2006 - 2021
      • Other Markets
        • Table Global Refractory Demand for Other Markets, 2006 - 2021
    • Demand by Form
      • Table Global Refractory Demand by Form, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 3-6 | Global Refractory Demand by Form, 2006 - 2021
    • Demand by Material
      • Table Global Refractory Demand by Material, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 3-7 | Global Refractory Demand by Material, 2006 - 2021
  • NORTH AMERICA
    • North America: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 4-1 | North America: Key Findings in the Refractory Market
    • North America: Refractory Market Position
      • Table Figure 4-2 | North America: Refractory Market Overview
    • North America: Refractory Supply & Demand
      • Table North America: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • North America: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 4-3 | North America: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
    • North America: Demand Forecast by Market, Form, & Material
      • Table North America: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • North America: Leading Refractory Manufacturers
    • United States
      • Table Figure 4-4 | United States: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table United States: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 4-5 | United States: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table United States: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Mexico
      • Table Figure 4-6 | Mexico: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Mexico: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 4-7 | Mexico: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Mexico: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Canada
      • Table Figure 4-8 | Canada: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Canada: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 4-9 | Canada: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Canada: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
  • CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA
    • Central & South America: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 5-1 | Central & South America: Key Findings in the Refractory Market
    • Central & South America: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Figure 5-2 | Central & South America: Refractory Market Overview
    • Central & South America: Refractory Supply & Demand
      • Table Central & South America: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Central & South America: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 5-3 | Central & South America: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
    • Central & South America: Demand Forecast by Market, Form, & Material
      • Table Central & South America: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Central & South America: Demand Forecast by Country
      • Table Central & South America: Refractory Demand by Country, 2006 - 2021
    • Central & South America: Leading Refractory Manufacturers
  • WESTERN EUROPE
    • Western Europe: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 6-1 | Western Europe: Key Findings in the Refractory Market
    • Western Europe: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Figure 6-2 | Western Europe: Refractory Market Overview
    • Western Europe: Refractory Supply & Demand
      • Table Western Europe: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Western Europe: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 6-3 | Western Europe: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
    • Western Europe: Demand Forecast by Market, Form, & Material
      • Table Western Europe: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Western Europe: Leading Refractory Manufacturers
    • Germany
      • Table Figure 6-4 | Germany: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Germany: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 6-5 | Germany: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Germany: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Italy
      • Table Figure 6-6 | Italy: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Italy: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 6-7 | Italy: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Italy: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • France
      • Table Figure 6-8 | France: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table France: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 6-9 | France: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table France: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Spain
      • Table Figure 6-10 | Spain: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Spain: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 6-11 | Spain: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Spain: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • United Kingdom
      • Table Figure 6-12 | United Kingdom: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table United Kingdom: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 6-13 | United Kingdom: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table United Kingdom: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Other Western Europe
      • Table Figure 6-14 | Other Western Europe: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Other Western Europe: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 6-15 | Other Western Europe: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Other Western Europe: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
  • EASTERN EUROPE
    • Eastern Europe: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 7-1 | Eastern Europe: Key Findings in the Refractory Market
    • Eastern Europe: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Figure 7-2 | Eastern Europe: Refractory Market Overview
    • Eastern Europe: Refractory Supply & Demand
      • Table Eastern Europe: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Eastern Europe: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 7-3 | Eastern Europe: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
    • Eastern Europe: Demand Forecast by Market, Form, & Material
      • Table Eastern Europe: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Eastern Europe: Leading Refractory Manufacturers
    • Russia
      • Table Figure 7-4 | Russia: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Russia: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 7-5 | Russia: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Russia: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Ukraine
      • Table Figure 7-6 | Ukraine: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Ukraine: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 7-7 | Ukraine: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Ukraine: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Poland
      • Table Figure 7-8 | Poland: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Poland: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 7-9 | Poland: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Poland: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Other Eastern Europe
      • Table Figure 7-10 | Other Eastern Europe: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Other Eastern Europe: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 7-11 | Other Eastern Europe: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Other Eastern Europe: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
  • ASIA/PACIFIC
    • Asia/Pacific: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 8-1 | Asia/Pacific: Key Findings in the Refractory Market
    • Asia/Pacific: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Figure 8-2 | Asia/Pacific: Refractory Market Overview
    • Asia/Pacific: Refractory Supply & Demand
      • Table Asia/Pacific: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Asia/Pacific: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 8-3 | Asia/Pacific: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
    • Asia/Pacific: Demand Forecast by Market, Form, & Material
      • Table Asia/Pacific: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Asia/Pacific: Leading Refractory Manufacturers
    • China
      • Table Figure 8-4 | China: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table China: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-5 | China: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table China: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • India
      • Table Figure 8-6 | India: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table India: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-7 | India: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table India: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Japan
      • Table Figure 8-8 | Japan: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Japan: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-9 | Japan: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Japan: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • South Korea
      • Table Figure 8-10 | South Korea: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table South Korea: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-11 | South Korea: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table South Korea: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Taiwan
      • Table Figure 8-12 | Taiwan: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Taiwan: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-13 | Taiwan: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Taiwan: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Australia
      • Table Figure 8-14 | Australia: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Australia: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-15 | Australia: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Australia: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Other Asia/Pacific
      • Table Figure 8-16 | Other Asia/Pacific: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Other Asia/Pacific: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-17 | Other Asia/Pacific: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
      • Table Other Asia/Pacific: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
  • AFRICA/MIDEAST
    • Africa/Mideast: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 9-1 | Africa/Mideast: Key Findings in the Refractory Market
    • Africa/Mideast: Refractory Market Overview
      • Table Figure 9-2 | Africa/Mideast: Refractory Market Overview
    • Africa/Mideast: Refractory Supply & Demand
      • Table Africa/Mideast: Refractory Supply & Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Africa/Mideast: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 9-3 | Africa/Mideast: Refractory Demand & Steel Production, 2006 - 2016
    • Africa/Mideast: Demand Forecast by Market, Form, & Material
      • Table Africa/Mideast: Refractory Demand by Form, Material, & Market, 2006 - 2021
    • Africa/Mideast: Demand Forecast by Country
      • Table Africa/Mideast: Refractory Demand by Country, 2006 - 2021
    • Africa/Mideast: Leading Refractory Manufacturers
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • Key Findings & Industry Composition
      • Table Global Refractory Sales by Company, 2016
    • Refractory Producers Market Share
      • Table Figure 10-1 | Global Refractory Market Share, 2016
      • Table Figure 10-2 | Global Refractories: Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 10-3 | Global Refractories: Second Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 10-4 | Global Refractories: Third Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 10-5 | Global Refractories: Fourth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 10-6 | Global Refractories: Fifth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 10-7 | Global Refractories: Sixth Leading Supplier
    • Leading Raw Materials Suppliers
      • Table Select Raw Materials Suppliers to the Global Refractories Industry
    • Product Development & Manufacturing
    • Marketing & Distribution
    • Cooperative Agreements
      • Table Selected Cooperative Agreements
    • Acquisitions & Divestitures
      • Table Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures
    • List of Industry Participants by Geographic Region
    • List of Industry Participants
  • APPENDIX
    • Scope
      • Table Relevant NAICS & SIC Codes
      • Table Relevant HS Codes
    • Methodology
    • Sources
    • Associations & Agencies
    • Related Freedonia Group Studies
    • Properties of Refractories
      • Table Figure 11-1 | Melting Points of Industrial Minerals & Refractories
    • Definitions
    • Country Lists by Region
      • Table Countries in North America
      • Table Countries in Central & South America
      • Table Countries in Western Europe
      • Table Countries in Eastern Europe
      • Table Countries in the Asia/Pacific Region
      • Table Countries in the Africa/Mideast Region
    • Macroeconomic Assumptions
      • Global Economic Outlook
        • Table Global Gross Domestic Product by Region & Country, 2006 - 2021
      • Global Manufacturing Outlook
        • Table Global Manufacturing Value Added by Region & Country, 2006 - 2021

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