USA and China to Remain Bentonite Production Leaders According To Merchant Research & Consulting, Ltd.

Jun 23rd, 2011

LONDON – Global production of bentonite is forecast to experience about 2,5% growth annually through 2016 proceeding to indicate gradual expansion of the market. The overall global production volumes mounted 14,7 mln tons in 2010 – an increase of 4,5% in comparison with the year of 2009. According to a number of market projections the production volume index will rest at the level of 17 mln tons.

The USA and China will remain the leaders of the bentonite industry, accounting for around 30% and 24% of world total respectively.

Detailed review and forecast on global, regional and country markets of bentonite can be found in the new market research report “Bentonite Market Review” that covers present situation, historical background and future forecast and addresses comprehensive data showing bentonite capacities, production, consumption, trade statistics, and prices in the recent years are provided (globally, regionally and by country).

Report Details:

Bentonite Market Review
Published: January, 2011
Pages: 32

The report also indicates a wealth of information on bentonite producers and suppliers, covers bentonite production in the respective country, major bentonite producers, bentonite consumption in the country market, bentonite trade in the country, bentonite prices. Bentonite market forecast for next five years, including market volumes and prices is also provided.

The study on bentonite has been completed by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd, an internationally recognized market research agency, specializing in chemical industry. “Bentonite Market Review” is included into the catalogue “Minerals”, which also highlights Asbestos, Barite, Bromine, Graphite, Gypsum, Iodine, Industrial Diamond, Lime, Mica, Phosphates, Salt, Sulfur markets.



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