Zirconium & Hafnium Demand to Expand at Healthy Rates According to Merchant Research & Consulting, Ltd.

Aug 15th, 2011

LONDON – Zirconium and hafnium production industry is forecast to increase by 4-4.5% annually. The fields of oxide and silicate minerals exploration are witnessing considerable revival as these minerals contain both zirconium and hafnium and the letter demonstrate healthy demand growth rates.

By 2012 the consumption on the world zirconium market is projected to mount 1,4 mln tonnes. The range of application areas for zirconium is large and diverse – zircon ceramics, opacifiers, refractories, abrasives, chemicals, metal alloys, etc. The largest use for hafnium is its application in superalloys.

Insightful analysis and outlooks for global, regional and country markets of zirconium and hafnium can be found in the new market research report “Zirconium and Hafnium Market Review” that examines information on the today’s situation, historical landscape and future forecasts for the markets and features comprehensive data indicating zirconium and hafnium capacities, production, consumption, trade statistics, and recent prices (globally, regionally and by country).

Report Details:

Zirconium and Hafnium Market Review
Published: February, 2011
Pages: 44

The study provides all-covering information on zirconium and hafnium producers and suppliers, addresses data on zirconium and hafnium production, consumption and trade in the respective country, zirconium and hafnium prices. Market forecasts up to 2016, including projected zirconium and hafnium market volumes and prices, are also covered.

The study on zirconium and hafnium has been worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd, an internationally recognized market research agency, specializing in chemical industry. “Zirconium and Hafnium Market Review” is incorporated into the catalogue “Metals”, which also covers Aluminum, Antimony, Beryllium, Chromium, Copper, Iron and Steel, Lead, Magnesium, Mercury, Titanium markets.



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