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Silica Fume Market by Application (Building Construction, Marine Structure Construction, Oil & Gas Well Grouting, Nuclear Power Plant Construction, Chemical Production Facilities Construction, by Geography (Middle East and Africa, North America, Asia-Paci

Silica Fume Market by Application (Building Construction, Marine Structure Construction, Oil & Gas Well Grouting, Nuclear Power Plant Construction, Chemical Production Facilities Construction, by Geography (Middle East and Africa, North America, Asia-Pacific, South And Central America) - Global Analysis and Forecast to 2020

The report covers the global silica fume market and segments the market on the basis of application and region. The market data has been given with respect to volume (kilotons) and value (USD Million). The global silica fume market was valued at USD 430.87 million in 2014, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of about 4.22% between 2015 and 2020 to reach USD 563.09 million by 2020. The data mentioned in the report is based on the global demand for silica fume.

The impact of different market factors, such as drivers and restraints is also illustrated in the report. This gives an idea about the key drivers, such as growing demand from the building construction and solar industries and high demand from Middle East & Africa and Asia-Pacific. The limited growth of the construction sector in Europe, high dependence on silicon and ferrosilicon industry, and excessive transportation and handling costs may restrain the growth of the global silica fume market. Increasing construction of high-rise structures and use of high-performance cement are the key opportunities for growth in this market.

The global silica fume market has been classified based on its different applications. The important applications include building construction, marine structure construction, chemical production facilities construction, oil & gas well grouting, nuclear power plant construction, and others. The rising demand for silica fume in the building construction and marine structure construction segments is projected to lead the growth in the global silica fume market.

The key companies in this market are Globe Specialty Metals, Inc. (U.S.), Norchem, Inc. (U.S.), Elkem (Norway), Elkon Products, Inc.(Canada), Dow Corning Corporation (U.S.), Cementec Industries Inc. (Canada), Kryton International Inc. (Canada), Brock White Co. LLC (U.S.), Simcoa Operations Pvt. Ltd. (Australia), Carbon Enterprises (U.K.), Bisley & Company Pty. Ltd. (Australia), Rockfit Corporation (India), Wuhan New Reach Chemical Co. Ltd. (China), Shanghai Topken Silica Fume Co. Ltd. (China), Shenzhen Bemsun Industry Co. Ltd. (China), N.K. Enterprises (India), and Ecotec Silica Fume (Australia). These companies have been focusing on mergers & acquisition and partnerships to achieve a competitive advantage and serve the customers more effectively. Joint ventures/alliances and agreements were other major strategies by the top players in 2014.

The Middle East & Africa is the largest market for silica fume, due to its growing demand in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. Asia-Pacific is the fastest-growing market for silica fume globally, owing to the high demand in China and India.

The report also compares silica fume with its other alternatives on the basis of physical properties, technical properties, and cost analysis. Furthermore, price analysis for silica fume across different regions is also included in the report.

The following customization options are available for the report:
Company information
Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to 3)
List of the regulatory issues in import policies of countries if they are adversely affecting the business
Study of the various raw material sourcing locations and give a competitive analysis of low-cost raw material sourcing locations
Impact of technology development on the production and usage of silica fume


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This report covers these key aspects:
What will be the market size by 2020 and what will be the growth rate
What are the key market trends
What is driving the growth of this market
Who are the key players in this market
Global report covers key geographies, such as Middle East & Africa, North America, Asia-Pacific, South America and Europe


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKE HOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • INTRODUCTION
    • FORECASTING MODEL
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION
    • MARKET SHARE ESTIMATION
    • KEY INDUSTRY INSIGHTS
    • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • KEY MARKET INSIGHTS
    • MARKET SNAPSHOT- 2014
    • APPLICATION SNAPSHOT - 2014
    • GEOGRAPHY SNAPSHOT - 2014
    • MARKET EVOLUTION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • SILICA FUME - MANUFACTURING PROCESS
    • SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014 & 2020
    • SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • SILICA FUME MARKET, INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • KEY INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES MODEL
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • THREAT FROM NEW ENTRANTS
    • SWOT ANALYSIS
  • TECHNICAL AND COST ANALYSIS
    • PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES AND COMPARISON WITH OTHER ALTERNATIVES
      • Table SILICA FUME: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES COMPARISON WITH THER ALTERNATIVES
      • Table SILICA FUME: OTHER PROPERTIES AND COMPARISON WITH OTHER LTERNATIVES
    • COST AND ECONOMICS COMPARISON WITH OTHER SUPPLEMENTARY CEMENTING MATERIALS (SCM)
      • Table COST AND ECONOMICS COMPARISON WITH OTHER SUPPLEMENTARY EMENTING MATERIALS (SCM)
  • SILICA FUME MARKET, TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS BY COUNTRY
    • COMPARISON OF INTERNATIONAL SILICA FUME STANDARDS ACROSS DIFFERENT REGIONS
      • Table COMPARISON OF INTERNATIONAL SILICA FUME STANDARDS ACROSS DIFFERENT EGIONS
      • U.S.
      • EUROPEAN UNION
      • CANADA
      • JAPAN
      • CHINA
      • INDIA
  • SILICA FUME MARKET, BY SOURCE OF METALS
    • SILICA FUME PRODUCTION FROM SILICON METAL VS. PRODUCTION FROM FERROSILICON
  • PRICING ANALYSIS
    • GLOBAL SILICA FUME PRICES (PER TON)
  • SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • OVERVIEW
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • BUILDING CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • MARINE STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN MARINE STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN MARINE STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020(KT)
    • CHEMICAL PRODUCTION FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN CHEMICAL PRODUCTION FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN CHEMICAL PRODUCTION FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • OIL & GAS WELL GROUTING, BY GEOGRAPHY
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN OIL & GAS WELL GROUTING, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN OIL & GAS WELL GROUTING, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • NUCLEAR POWER PLANT CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT CONSTRUCTION, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (KT)
  • SILICA FUME MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY
    • OVERVIEW
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SILICA FUME MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • QATAR
        • Table QATAR SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table QATAR SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • UAE
        • Table UAE SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table UAE SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • NORTH AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET
      • Table NORTH AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S. SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table U.S. SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table CANADA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table MEXICO SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table CHINA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table INDIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • AUSTRALIA
        • Table AUSTRALIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table AUSTRALIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table EUROPE SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table GERMANY SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • NORWAY
        • Table NORWAY SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table NORWAY SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table RUSSIA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • SOUTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
      • Table SOUTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table BRAZIL SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • REST OF SOUTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MN)
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA SILICA FUME MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • COMPANY SHARE ANALYSIS
    • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
    • JOINT VENTURES/ALLIANCES
    • PARTNERSHIPS
    • AGREEMENTS
    • NEW FACILITIES
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • GLOBE SPECIALTY METALS, INC.
    • NORCHEM, INC.
    • ELKEM
    • ELKON PRODUCTS, INC.
    • DOW CORNING CORPORATION
    • CEMENTEC INDUSTRIES, INC.
    • KRYTON INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    • BROCK WHITE CO. LLC
    • SIMCOA OPERATIONS PVT.LTD.
    • CARBON ENTERPRISES
    • BISLEY & COMPANY PTY.LTD
    • ROCKFIT CORPORATION
    • WUHAN NEW REACH MICRO SILICA CO. LTD.
    • SHANGHAI TOPKEN SILICA FUME CO. LTD
    • SHENZHEN BEMSUN INDUSTRY CO. LTD
    • N.K. ENTERPRISES
    • ECOTEC SILICA FUME
  • APPENDIX
    • CUSTOMIZATION OPTIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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