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Metals & Mining in South America


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Metals & Mining in South America

Summary

Metals & Mining in South America industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South America metals & mining market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • The metals & mining industry consists of the aluminum, iron & steel, precious metals & minerals, coal and base metal markets.
  • The South American metals & mining industry had total revenues of $102.8bn in 2016, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -9.4% between 2012 and 2016.
  • Production volumes declined with a CARC of -2.3% between 2012 and 2016, to reach a total of 170.5 million metric tons in 2016.
  • The industry in Argentina is forecast to grow again from 2017 onwards, aided by what are believed to be plentiful reserves of natural resources. Experts estimate there is some $400bn worth of untapped mineral resources underground in Argentina.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the metals & mining market in South America
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the metals & mining market in South America
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key metals & mining market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South America metals & mining market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South America metals & mining market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the South America metals & mining market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South America metals & mining market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South America's metals & mining market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
ArcelorMittal
BHP
Rio Tinto
Vale SA
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South America metals & mining industry value: $ billion, 2012-16
Table 2: South America metals & mining industry volume: million tons, 2012-16
Table 3: South America metals & mining industry category segmentation: $ billion, 2016
Table 4: South America metals & mining industry geography segmentation: $ billion, 2016
Table 5: South America metals & mining industry value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Table 6: South America metals & mining industry volume forecast: million tons, 2016-21
Table 7: ArcelorMittal: key facts
Table 8: ArcelorMittal: key financials ($)
Table 9: ArcelorMittal: key financial ratios
Table 10: BHP: key facts
Table 11: BHP: key financials ($)
Table 12: BHP: key financial ratios
Table 13: Rio Tinto: key facts
Table 14: Rio Tinto: key financials ($)
Table 15: Rio Tinto: key financial ratios
Table 16: Vale SA: key facts
Table 17: Vale SA: key financials ($)
Table 18: Vale SA: key financials (BRL)
Table 19: Vale SA: key financial ratios
List of Figures
Figure 1: South America metals & mining industry value: $ billion, 2012-16
Figure 2: South America metals & mining industry volume: million tons, 2012-16
Figure 3: South America metals & mining industry category segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 4: South America metals & mining industry geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 5: South America metals & mining industry value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Figure 6: South America metals & mining industry volume forecast: million tons, 2016-21
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the metals & mining industry in South America, 2016
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the metals & mining industry in South America, 2016
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the metals & mining industry in South America, 2016
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the metals & mining industry in South America, 2016
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the metals & mining industry in South America, 2016
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the metals & mining industry in South America, 2016
Figure 13: ArcelorMittal: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: ArcelorMittal: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: BHP: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: BHP: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Rio Tinto: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Rio Tinto: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: Vale SA: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: Vale SA: assets & liabilities

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