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Global and China Lithium Battery Anode Materials Industry Report, 2016-2020

Global and China Lithium Battery Anode Materials Industry Report, 2016-2020

Lithium battery is primarily composed of cathode materials, anode materials, separator, and electrolyte. Anode materials, one of vital raw materials, make up 5%-15% of lithium battery cost.

In 2015, global lithium battery anode materials sales amounted to 112,700 tons, mainly produced in China and Japan. As new energy vehicle sales climb year after year, global lithium battery anode materials sales is expected to maintain a growth rate of over 25% over the next five years.

Global lithium battery anode materials are still dominated by natural graphite and artificial graphite, together accounting for roughly 83% in 2015. However, as the demand for power battery rises, novel materials like mesocarbon microbeads (MCMB), lithium titanate (LTO), silicon carbon (Si/C), hard/soft carbon, and other anode materials see rapid growth in output.

In recent years, thanks to explosive growth of the Chinese new energy vehicle market, anode materials sales has burgeoned in China, significantly faster than the global average. China’s anode materials sales reached 72,800 tons in 2015, a year-on-year surge of 42.7%, and are expected to record a CAGR of more than 30% over the next five years.

Global anode materials market is occupied mainly by Japanese and Chinese enterprises, with the former leading the way technologically, and the latter having advantage of low production cost because of rich graphite mineral resources in the country.

In 2015, global top6 anode materials companies (by sales volume) were BTR, Hitachi Chemical, Shanghai Shanshan, MitshubishiChem, Nippon Carbon, and JFE, together holding nearly 70% market share. Hitachi Chemical, Shanghai Shanshan, Nippon Carbon, and JFE focus on artificial graphite, and BTR and Hitachi Chemical specialize in natural graphite.

There had been more than 50 lithium battery anode materials producers in China by the end of 2015, mostly new entrants after 2010. The companies boasting anode materials capacity of over 10,000 tons included BTR (30,000t/a), Shanghai Shanshan Tech (15,000t/a), Jiangxi Zichen Technology (10,000t/a), and Hunan Shinzoom Technology (10,000t/a). As Chinese companies continue to boost anode materials capacity and improve technologies, the domestic market share of anode materials produced by local players will continue to rise over the next couple of years.

Global and China Lithium Battery Anode Materials Industry Report, 2016-2020 by ResearchInChina highlights the followings:
Global lithium battery anode materials industry (market size and forecast, competitive pattern, development of new anode materials, etc.);
China’s lithium battery anode materials industry (policies, market size & forecast, competitive pattern, price trend, etc.);
Global and China’s raw materials industry (graphite, silicon carbide, LTO, graphene) of anode materials (market size, competitive pattern, import & export, price trend, etc.);
Global and China’s lithium battery industry (market size, competitive pattern, demand for anode materials and forecast, etc.);
15 Global and Chinese anode materials producers (profile, anode materials business, operation, etc.);
3 Global and Chinese lithium titanate producers (profile, lithium titanate business, operation, etc.).

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1 Overview of Lithium Battery Anode Materials
1.1 Definition
1.2 Industry Chain
2 Lithium Battery Anode Materials Market
2.1 Market Size
2.2 Competitive Pattern
2.3 New Anode Materials
2.3.1 Lithium Titanate
2.3.2 Hard/Soft Carbon
2.3.3 Silicon-based Composites
2.3.4 Graphene
3 Chinese Lithium Battery Anode Materials Market
3.1 Industrial Policy
3.2 Market Size
3.3 Competitive Pattern
3.4 Price Trend
4 Upstream Raw Materials Market
4.1 Graphite
4.1.1 Global
4.1.2 China
4.2 Silicon Carbide
4.2.1 Global
4.2.2 China
4.3 Lithium Titanate
4.3.1 Global
4.3.2 China
4.4 Graphene
4.5 Hard/Soft Carbon
4.6 MCMB
5 Downstream Lithium Battery Market
5.1 Market Size
5.1.1 Global
5.1.2 China
5.2 Market Structure
5.2.1 Global
5.2.2 China
5.3 Competitive Pattern
5.3.1 Global
5.3.2 China
5.4 Demand
5.4.1 Consumer Electronics (3C)
5.4.2 EV
5.4.3 Industrial Energy Storage
6 Major Global Anode Materials Companies
6.1 Hitachi Chemical
6.1.1 Profile
6.1.2 Development History and Outlook
6.1.3 Production Base
6.1.4 Lithium Battery Anode Materials Business
6.1.5 Presence in China
6.1.6 Core Competence
6.1.7 Operating Data
6.2 Mitsubishi Chemical
6.2.1 Profile
6.2.2 Development History and Outlook
6.2.3 Production Base
6.2.4 Lithium Battery Anode Materials Business
6.2.5 Presence in China
6.2.6 Core Competence
6.2.7 Operating Data
6.3 Nippon Carbon
6.3.1 Profile
6.3.2 Development History
6.3.3 Production Base
6.3.4 Operating Data
6.4 JFE Chemical
6.5 Kureha
6.5.1 Profile
6.5.2 Production Base
6.5.3 Lithium Battery Anode Materials Business
6.5.4 Presence in China
6.5.5 Core Competence
6.5.6 Operating Data
7 Key Chinese Anode Materials Companies
7.1 Shenzhen BTR New Energy Materials
7.1.1 Profile
7.1.2 Industrial Layout
7.1.3 Development History and Outlook
7.1.4 Products, Technologies and Solutions
7.1.5 Customers
7.1.6 Production and Marketing of Products
7.1.7 Core Competence
7.1.8 Operating Data
7.2 Shanghai Shanshan Tech
7.2.1 Profile
7.2.2 Affiliated Companies
7.2.3 Development History and Outlook
7.2.4 Products, Technologies and Solutions
7.2.5 Customers
7.2.6 Production and Marketing of Products
7.2.7 Core Competence
7.2.8 Operating Data
7.3 Hunan Shinzoom Technology
7.3.1 Profile
7.3.2 Development History and Outlook
7.3.3 Products, Technologies and Solutions
7.3.4 Customers
7.3.5 Supply System
7.3.6 Production and Marketing of Products
7.3.7 Core Competence
7.3.8 Operating Data
7.4 HuzhouChuangya Power Battery Materials
7.4.1 Profile
7.4.2 Products, Technologies and Solutions
7.4.3 Customers
7.4.4 Production and Marketing of Products
7.4.5 Operating Data
7.5 Jiangxi Zhengtuo New Energy Sc. & Tech.
7.5.1 Profile
7.5.2 Development History and Outlook
7.5.3 Products, Technologies and Solutions
7.5.4 Customers
7.5.5 Supply System
7.5.6 Production and Marketing of Products
7.5.7 Operating Data
7.6 Other
7.6.1 Jiangxi Zichen Technology
7.6.2 Shenzhen Sinuo Industrial Development
7.6.3 Morgan AM&T Hairong
7.6.4 Dalian Hongguang Lithium
7.6.5 Tianjin Kimwan Carbon Technology and Development
8 Key Lithium Titanate Companies
8.1 ISK (Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd)
8.1.1 Profile
8.1.2 Development History and Outlook
8.1.3 Production Base
8.1.4 Lithium Titanate Business
8.1.5 Operating Data
8.2 Chengdu Xingneng New Materials
8.2.1 Profile
8.2.2 Affiliated Companies
8.2.3 Lithium Titanate Business
8.3 Altairnano
8.3.1 Profile
8.3.2 Development History and Outlook
8.3.3 Affiliated Companies

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