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Precipitated Silica Market Forecast to 2022 – Growing Demand for Rubber Grade Products – Research and Markets

June 3, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Precipitated Silica Market Analysis By Application (Rubber, Agrochemicals, Oral Care, Food Industry)And Segment – Forecasts To 2022” report to their offering.

Precipitated silica market is expected to reach USD 3.69 billion by 2022. The market is expected to witness substantial growth on account of its extensive use in rubber, toothpaste, and food industry. Growing demand for rubber grade products is expected to propel precipitated silica demand.

Rubber has extensive usage in the automotive, construction, industrial and consumer goods segment. Growing use of precipitated silica in rubber and tire industry is expected to boost precipitated silica market demand. The compound has profound usage as reinforcement fillers in tire and rubber industry. The product offers benefits such as improved flex fatigue resistance, rubber tear strength, heat build-up, adhesion, abrasion resistance, modulus, and hardness. Furthermore, the compound is used to enhance tear resistance, abrasion resistance, & tensile strength and improve wet traction performance as well as rolling resistance of the tires.

Increasing use of the compound in pesticides is expected to spur demand over the forecast period. Furthermore, they are extensively used as carrier and diluents on account of properties such as compatibility, higher absorption, and improved stability with toxicants and other active ingredients. Furthermore, this product has extensive usage as dispersing, grinding and wetting aid and improves suspension behavior in liquid chemicals.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Anten Chemical
  • Huber Engineered Materials
  • PPG Industries, Inc.
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • IQE Group
  • W.R. Grace & Co.
  • Solvay S.A.
  • Oriental Silicas Corporation
  • Madhu Silica Pvt. Ltd.
  • PQ Corporation
  • INEOS Group
  • Kadvani Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.
  • Tosoh Silica Corporation

Key Topics Covered:

1. Methodology and Scope

2. Executive Summary

3. Precipitated Silica Industry Outlook

4. Precipitated Silica Application Outlook

5. Precipitated Silica Regional Outlook

6. Competitive Landscape

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