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Analysis of the Australian Mining Chemicals Market

Analysis of the Australian Mining Chemicals Market

The Australian mining sector has experienced a shift in focus from undertaking new investments to improving efficiency. This has contributed to the growth of the mining chemicals market. This market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 􂀀% between 2014 and 2021.

The mining chemicals covered in this research service are explosives, water treatment chemicals, dust control chemicals, flotation chemicals, and extraction chemicals. Among these, the explosives and dust control chemicals segments are expected to exhibit stronger growth with CAGRs of 􂀀% and 􂀀% respectively from 2014 to 2021 compared to the other product categories.

Being an emerging segment, dust control chemicals has the highest number of new entrants among all the segments.

There is intense competition in the mining chemicals market, with proven efficiency, long-term customer relationship, and geographical proximity to customers being the top competitor factors.

About this report

The research service provides an analysis of the Australian mining chemicals market. It offers an overview of the Australian mining industry that includes expenditure trends for the mining sector and the production forecast for a variety of minerals and metals. Product segments such as explosives, water treatment chemicals, dust control chemicals, flotation chemicals, and extraction chemicals have also been discussed in detail. Revenue forecasts have been provided both for the total market and individual segments. The market shares of key participants and the major competitive factors have been discussed for each segment. The study covers the period from 2012 to 2021, with 2014 as the base year.


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Scope and Segmentation
    • Key Questions this Study will Answer
  • Australian Mining Sector Overview
    • Mining Sector Overview
      • Table Iron Ore, Bauxite, Metallurgical Coal, and Thermal Coal Production Volume Forecast, Australia, FY 2012–2019
      • Table Metallurgical Coal, Thermal Coal, and Iron Ore Export Volume Forecast, Australia, 2012–2019
    • Expenditure Trends in the Mining Sector
      • Table Mining Sector Sales and Services Income, Australia, FY 2008-2013
      • Table Mining Sector Purchases of Goods and Materials, Australia, FY 2009-2013
    • Market Drivers in the Mining Sector—Impact and Duration
    • Drivers Explained
    • Market Restraints in the Mining Sector—Impact and Duration
    • Restraints Explained
  • Australian Mining Chemicals Market
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total Mining Chemicals Market: Market Engineering Measurements, Australia, 2014
    • Drivers—Impact and Duration
    • Drivers Explained
    • Restraints—Impact and Duration
    • Restraints Explained
    • Total Mining Chemicals Market—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total Mining Chemicals Market: Revenue Forecast, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by Product Segment
      • Table Total Mining Chemicals Market: Revenue Forecast by Product Segment, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Competitive Factors
  • Explosives Chemicals Segment
    • Explosives Chemicals Segment—Market Overview
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Explosives Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Australia, 2014
    • Explosives Chemicals Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Explosives Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Explosives Chemicals Segment—Revenue Forecast by Explosive Type
      • Table Explosives Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast by Explosive Type, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Explosives Chemicals Segment—Percent Unit Shipment and Revenue by Explosive Type
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Explosives Chemicals Segment—Market Share
    • Explosives Chemicals Segment—Competitive Structure
    • Competitive Analysis Discussion
  • Flotation Chemicals Segment
    • Flotation Chemicals Segment—Market Overview
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Flotation Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Australia, 2014
    • Flotation Chemicals Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Flotation Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, Australia, 2014
    • Flotation Chemicals Segment—Percent Revenue by Chemical Type
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Flotation Chemicals Segment—Market Share Analysis
    • Flotation Chemicals Segment—Competitive Structure
    • Competitive Analysis Discussion
  • Dust Control Chemicals Segment
    • Dust Control Chemicals Segment—Market Overview
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Dust Control Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Australia, 2014
    • Dust Control Chemicals Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Dust Control Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Dust Control Chemicals Segment—Market Share Analysis
    • Dust Control Chemicals Segment—Competitive Structure
    • Competitive Analysis Discussion
  • Extraction Chemicals Segment
    • Extraction Chemicals Segment—Market Overview
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Extraction Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Australia, 2014
    • Extraction Chemicals Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Extraction Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Extraction Chemicals Segment—Market Share Analysis
    • Extraction Chemicals Segment—Competitive Structure
    • Competitive Analysis Discussion
  • Water Treatment Chemicals Segment
    • Water Treatment Chemicals Segment—Market Overview
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Water Treatment Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Australia, 2014
    • Water Treatment Chemicals Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Water Treatment Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, Australia, 2012-2021
    • Water Treatment Chemicals Segment—Percent Revenue by Chemical Type
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Water Treatment Chemicals Segment—Market Share Analysis
    • Water Treatment Chemicals Segment—Competitive Structure
    • Competitive Analysis Discussion
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word—Three Predictions

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