Zinc Chemicals Market Size, Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., Canada, Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Japan, China, India, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, Saudi Arabia), Application Development Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2019 – 2025
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Zinc Chemicals Market size is anticipated rise substantially to 2025 led by increasing demand for these chemicals in several industries including rubber, painting/coating industry, agricultural and personal care. The increasing demand for fertilizers and personal care products may drive the zinc chemicals market size.
Zinc chemicals are widely used in cosmetics and personal care products. The global cosmetic market for personal care product was valued at over USD 570 billion in 2018. Rise in standard of living, increase in purchasing power parity and disposable income and increasing importance of grooming and personal care may act as the key factors which may foster the zinc chemicals market demand.
Zinc oxide is used in vulcanization process of natural and synthetic rubber, which is further utilized in manufacturing of tires owing to its superior properties like compression fatigue and high resistance to heat. Around 85 million vehicles have been sold in 2018, owing to growth in automobile sector the demand for tires may increase which will eventually drive the zinc oxide market demand.
Chemical fertilizers market account for USD 105 billion in 2018. Low cost and easy availability of chemical fertilizers act as key factor for the growth of the market. Zinc sulfate is used as a fertilizer additive in chemical fertilizers, thereby stimulating the zinc chemicals market size.
Zinc carbonate is utilized in cosmetics and personal care products in anti-microbial, anti- acne, anti-ageing, anti-pigmentation and anti-inflammatory cream and lotions owing to its superior properties to act as an antiseptic and fungicide. It is also used as sulfur absorber in petroleum industry.
Zinc chloride is used as a solvent for several applications including soldering flux, galvanization, vulcanized rubber and odor control. In 2018, textile market accounted for over USD 925 million. Zinc chloride is used to dissolve starch and cellulose in textile industry, which in turn stimulate zinc chemicals market demand.
Zinc chemicals are slightly hazardous in nature, direct contact with eyes or skin may cause irritation and may cause indigestion and respiratory tract infection if consumed or inhaled. Owing to such hazards only products that comply with the restrictions posed by European Commission (EU) can be sold in European Union market.
North America zinc chemicals market size led by the U.S. and Canada is expected to account a significant growth during forecasted period. Automobile sales in U.S was accounted at over 17 million units in 2018 owing to increased standard of living and disposable income. Rise in demand for automobile sector will increase the usage of rubber in tires which will eventually drive the regional product demand.
Europe driven by Germany, France and UK zinc chemicals market size should have a significant growth during the forecasted timeframe. Europe cosmetic and personal care products market accounted for USD 86 billion in 2017. Zinc chemicals like zinc oxide and zinc carbonate are used in cosmetic products like sunscreen lotions and creams, the increased demand of personal care and cosmetic products in this region will drive the regional product demand.
Asia Pacific led by India, Japan, and China zinc chemicals market demand is expected to gain a significant growth during the forecasted timeframe. In India personal care products market was accounted at over USD 1.3 billion in 2018. Increase in disposable income and demand for luxurious products and increasing awareness regarding personal care products are the key factors driving the market growth. Rising applications in personal care product may propel the regional market demand.
Global zinc chemicals market share is moderately fragmented. Companies like Weifang Longda, GHC, Hakusui Tech, U.S. Zinc, American Chemet Corporation, Rubamin, BrüggemannGruppe, and Akrochem Corporation are the prominent player catering in this market.
By Type, 2014-2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
- Zinc Oxide
- Zinc Sulfate
- Zinc Carbonate
- Zinc Chloride
By Application, 2014-2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
- Rubber compounding
- Paints & Coatings
- Personal Care
The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Latin America
- Middle East & Africa
- South Africa
- Saudi Arabia
- Weifang Longda Zinc Industry
- U.S. Zinc
- Hakusui tech co. Ltd
- American Chemet Corporation
- Akrochem corporation
- Zinc Oxide LLC
- Rech Chemical
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