Europe Kaolin Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Application, By Process (Water-washed, Airfloat, Calcined, Delaminated, and Surface-modified & Unprocessed), By Country and Growth Forecast, 2023 - 2030

Europe Kaolin Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Application, By Process (Water-washed, Airfloat, Calcined, Delaminated, and Surface-modified & Unprocessed), By Country and Growth Forecast, 2023 - 2030

The Europe Kaolin Market would witness market growth of 3.3% CAGR during the forecast period (2023-2030). In the year 2020, the Europe market's volume surged to 2,924.0 kilo tonnes, showcasing a growth of 2.5% (2019-2022).

Kaolin, predominantly composed of kaolinite, showcases remarkable attributes that underpin its multifaceted applications. Its fine particle size and plate-like structure impart exceptional whiteness, opacity, and brightness, rendering it invaluable across various industries. With a chemical composition of high alumina content, kaolin exhibits robust thermal resistance, ideal for applications requiring high-temperature stability. Furthermore, its chemical inertness and soft, non-abrasive nature extend its suitability across various industrial processes.

The versatility of kaolin manifests in its extensive utility across diverse industries. Its historical significance in the paper and pulp sector, where it enhances paper quality as a coating and filler material, is complemented by its role in ceramics, contributing to the production of porcelain, ceramics, and tiles. Beyond these traditional domains, kaolin has found a footing in modern applications, including paints, coatings, plastics, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, and construction materials. Its adaptability as a pigment extender, reinforcing agent, absorbent, and inert filler material underscores its relevance in innovation-driven industries.

As per the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association Limited (CTPA), France leads in market value with €12.882 billion, followed by Italy and Spain with €11.505 billion and €10.487 billion, respectively. These figures highlight the substantial demand for cosmetics and personal care products in these European nations. Germany has the highest market value at €14.333 billion. Hence, the increasing cosmetics industry and increasing demand for natural skincare product in the region is driving the growth of the kaolin market.

The Germany market dominated the Europe Kaolin Market by Country in 2022, and would continue to be a dominant market till 2030; thereby, achieving a market value of $253.5 Million by 2030. The UK market is exhibiting a CAGR of 2.5% during (2023 - 2030). Additionally, The France market would experience a CAGR of 4.1% during (2023 - 2030).

Based on Application, the market is segmented into Paper, Ceramics, Fiber Glass, Rubber, Pharmaceuticals & Medical, Paints & Coatings, Cosmetics, Plastics, and Others. Based on Process, the market is segmented into Water-washed, Airfloat, Calcined, Delaminated, and Surface-modified & Unprocessed. Based on countries, the market is segmented into Germany, UK, France, Russia, Spain, Italy, and Rest of Europe.

List of Key Companies Profiled
  • Imerys S.A. (Belgian Securities B.V.)
  • Active Minerals International, LLC
  • Lasselsberger Group GmbH
  • Thiele Kaolin Company
  • SCR-Sibelco NV
  • Quazwerke GmbH
  • 20 microns limited
  • W. R. Grace & Co.
  • Sedlecky kaolin a.s.
Europe Kaolin Market Report Segmentation

By Application (Volume, Kilo Tonnes, USD Billion, 2019-2030)
  • Paper
  • Ceramics
  • Fiber Glass
  • Rubber
  • Pharmaceuticals & Medical
  • Paints & Coatings
  • Cosmetics
  • Plastics
  • Others
By Process (Volume, Kilo Tonnes, USD Billion, 2019-2030)
  • Water-washed
  • Airfloat
  • Calcined
  • Delaminated
  • Surface-modified & Unprocessed
By Country (Volume, Kilo Tonnes, USD Billion, 2019-2030)
  • Germany
  • UK
  • France
  • Russia
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • Rest of Europe

Chapter 1. Market Scope & Methodology
1.1 Market Definition
1.2 Objectives
1.3 Market Scope
1.4 Segmentation
1.4.1 Europe Kaolin Market, by Application
1.4.2 Europe Kaolin Market, by Process
1.4.3 Europe Kaolin Market, by Country
1.5 Methodology for the research
Chapter 2. Market at a Glance
2.1 Key Highlights
Chapter 3. Market Overview
3.1 Introduction
3.1.1 Overview Market Composition and Scenario
3.2 Key Factors Impacting the Market
3.2.1 Market Drivers
3.2.2 Market Opportunities
3.2.3 Market Restraints
3.2.4 Market Challenges
3.3 Porter Five Forces Analysis
Chapter 4. Europe Kaolin Market by Application
4.1 Europe Paper Market by Country
4.2 Europe Ceramics Market by Country
4.3 Europe Fiber Glass Market by Country
4.4 Europe Rubber Market by Country
4.5 Europe Pharmaceuticals & Medical Market by Country
4.6 Europe Paints & Coatings Market by Country
4.7 Europe Cosmetics Market by Country
4.8 Europe Plastics Market by Country
4.9 Europe Others Market by Country
Chapter 5. Europe Kaolin Market by Process
5.1 Europe Water-washed Market by Country
5.2 Europe Airfloat Market by Country
5.3 Europe Calcined Market by Country
5.4 Europe Delaminated Market by Country
5.5 Europe Surface-modified & Unprocessed Market by Country
Chapter 6. Europe Kaolin Market by Country
6.1 Germany Kaolin Market
6.1.1 Germany Kaolin Market by Application
6.1.2 Germany Kaolin Market by Process
6.2 UK Kaolin Market
6.2.1 UK Kaolin Market by Application
6.2.2 UK Kaolin Market by Process
6.3 France Kaolin Market
6.3.1 France Kaolin Market by Application
6.3.2 France Kaolin Market by Process
6.4 Russia Kaolin Market
6.4.1 Russia Kaolin Market by Application
6.4.2 Russia Kaolin Market by Process
6.5 Spain Kaolin Market
6.5.1 Spain Kaolin Market by Application
6.5.2 Spain Kaolin Market by Process
6.6 Italy Kaolin Market
6.6.1 Italy Kaolin Market by Application
6.6.2 Italy Kaolin Market by Process
6.7 Rest of Europe Kaolin Market
6.7.1 Rest of Europe Kaolin Market by Application
6.7.2 Rest of Europe Kaolin Market by Process
Chapter 7. Company Profiles
7.1.1 Company Overview
7.1.2 Financial Analysis
7.1.3 Segmental and Regional Analysis
7.1.4 Research & Development Expense
7.1.5 SWOT Analysis
7.2 Imerys S.A. (Belgian Securities B.V.)
7.2.1 Company Overview
7.2.2 Financial Analysis
7.2.3 Segmental and Regional Analysis
7.2.4 SWOT Analysis
7.3 Active Minerals International, LLC
7.3.1 Company Overview
7.4 Lasselsberger Group GmbH
7.4.1 Company Overview
7.5 Thiele Kaolin Company
7.5.1 Company Overview
7.6 SCR-Sibelco NV
7.6.1 Company Overview
7.6.2 Financial Analysis
7.7 Quazwerke GmbH
7.7.1 Company Overview
7.8 20 Microns limited
7.8.1 Company Overview
7.8.2 Financial Analysis
7.8.3 Regional Analysis
7.9 W. R. Grace & Co.
7.9.1 Company Overview
7.10. Sedlecky kaolin a.s.
7.10.1 Company Overview

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