Global Perlite Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts, 2016-2019 & 2024: Fireproof, Lightweight, Non-hazardous and Non-toxic Properties Spur Demand for Perlite

DUBLIN, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The “Perlite – Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets in metric tons by the following End-Use Segments:

  • Construction
  • Horticulture
  • Industrial
  • Others

The report profiles 51 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Aegean Perlites SA (Greece)
  • Amol Dicalite Limited (India)
  • Australian Perlite Pty., Limited (AUSPERL) (Australia)
  • Bergama Mining Perlite Inc. (Turkey)
  • Blue Pacific Minerals Ltd. (New Zealand)
  • Cornerstone Industrial Minerals Corporation (USA)
  • Dicaperl Minerals, Corp. (USA)
  • Dupr Minerals Limited (UK)
  • EP Minerals, LLC (USA)
  • Genper Group (Turkey)
  • Gulf Perlite LLC (UAE)
  • Imerys Filtration Minerals Inc. (USA)
  • IPM Iperlit Mining & Construction Limited Company (Turkey)
  • Johns Manville Corporation (USA)
  • Keltech Energies Limited (India)
  • Kunshan Kyung Dong Ceratech Co., Ltd. (China)
  • Perlite Canada Inc. (Canada)
  • PVP Industries, Inc. (USA)
  • Perlitsan Endstriyel Hammaddeler Ve Madencilik A.S. (Turkey)
  • Pull Rhenen B.V. (Netherlands)
  • Saudi Perlite Industries (Saudi Arabia)
  • Silbrico Corporation (USA)
  • Supreme Perlite Company (USA)
  • TERMOLITA S.A.P.I de C.V (Mexico)
  • The Schundler Company (USA)
  • Uzay Perlit Madencilik Kimya Maddeleri (Turkey)
  • William Cox Minerals Ltd. (New Zealand)
  • Whittemore Company Inc. (USA)

Key Topics Covered

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Perlite: Amorphous, Expandable, Siliceous and Naturally Occurring Volcanic Rock with High Water Content

Perlite Applications Summarized

Important Physical Characteristics of Perlite

Important Chemical Features (Elemental Analysis) of Perlite

Unique Properties and Myriad End-use Applications Drive Widespread Market Adoption

Construction Applications

Horticultural Applications

General Specifications of Perlite Grades Used for Horticulture

Horticulture Perlite Available in Three Varied Grades with Different Capacities

Industrial Applications

Perlite Insulation

Super Insulating Perlite

Perlite Filter Aids

Perlite in the Steel and Foundry Industries

Perlite/Silicate Composites

Perlite for Use in Well Cements

Perlite as an Adsorbent

Perlite as a Carrier

Other Unique Applications of Perlite
China and Greece Dominate Global Perlite Production

Global Market Outlook

Continued Recovery in Global GDP Promote Growth in Perlite Consumption
Asia-Pacific: The Largest and Fastest Growing Regional Market Worldwide for Expanded Perlite

Upward Movement in Construction Activity in Asian Countries to Drive Strong Market Gains

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

Healthy Recovery in the Construction Industry, the Largest Application Area for Perlite, Drives Steady Market Growth

Expanded Perlite Enjoys Strong Foothold in the Construction Industry

Rising Demand for Energy Saving Insulating Material Provides Traction to Growth of Perlite

Fiberglass and Foamed Plastics Dominate Insulation Market: Strong Base for Perlite

Favorable Regulation Drive Growth in Perlite Use in Insulation Products

Growing Use of Perlite as an Important Component in Soilless Growth Mixes Drive Consumption in Horticulture Applications

Issues Confronting Horticulture and Role of Perlite in Overcoming Such Issues

Benefits and Risks of Perlite Usage in Gardens

Fireproof, Lightweight, Non-hazardous and Non-toxic Properties Spur Demand for Perlite in a Broad Range of Industrial Applications

High Growth in High Temperature Insulation Creates Huge Demand for Perlite

High Temperature Insulation Processes Where Perlite is a Key Element

Perlite Use in Ladle-topping

Risering and Hot Topping Processes Require Perlite

Refractories Insulation: A Significant Application of Perlite

Foundry Molding and Core Sand Mixtures

Growing Demand for High Temperature Insulation in Oil and Gas Production

Personal Care Products: A Niche, yet Lucrative Application Segment for Perlite

Rising Interest in Ultra-fine Perlite Fillers for Several Proprietary Applications Augurs Well for the Market

High-Performance Perlite Fillers to Gain Market Share

Growing Need to Prevent Uncontrolled Contamination in Food Production Boosts Demand for Perlite Filters

Select End-Use Applications in Industries for Perlite Filters

4. KEY CHALLENGES, ISSUES & CONCERNS

Threat from Substitutes

Recycled Glass Bottles

Diatomite

Processing Methods

End Use Applications

Vermiculite

Environmental Concerns

Health and Regulatory Issues

Perlite: Delicate Chemical Composition

Controversial Aspects

Perlite Processing Industry Regulations Worldwide: Growth Dampeners
Europe

UK
Germany

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Perlite: An Introduction

Composition of Perlite

Physical and Chemical Properties

Perlite Processing Stages

Crude Perlite

Expanded Perlite

Other Types

AgroPerlite

Key features of AgroPerlite

Perlite Filter Aid Perfil

CeramoPerlite Heat Insulation Materials

Extraction and Production Process

6. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Imerys: The Global Leading Producer of Perlite and Perlite Products

6.1 Focus on Select Global Players

6.2 Recent Industry Activity

U.S. Silica Acquires EP Minerals

Durango Acquires Bentonite, Perlite and Zeolite Projects

Calgon Carbon Acquires Wood-based Activated Carbon and Filter Aid Business of CECA

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Market by End-Use Application

8. REGIONAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

9. COMPANY PROFILES

Total Companies Profiled: 51 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries – 55)

  • The United States (19)
  • Canada (1)
  • Japan (1)
  • Europe (16)
    • France (3)
    • Germany (1)
    • The United Kingdom (1)
    • Italy (1)
    • Rest of Europe (10)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (14)
  • Middle East (1)
  • Latin America (2)
  • Africa (1)

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