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Research and Markets: Carbon Black Industry Report 2015 – Volumes from 2011 to 2014 with Projections through 2020

March 9, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Carbon Black Industry Report 2015” report to their offering.

Complete coverage of furnace carbon black global market (broken down by into regions and countries) with detailed analysis of manufacturing and consumption. Manufacturing covers volumes from 2011 to 2014 with projections through 2020. The top 10 carbon black manufacturers are covered in detail focusing on significant changes in production and business strategy together with a summary of significant results.

Carbon black consumers are covered via market segments for tire, rubber, plastic and specialist applications with detailed actual consumption figures for 2011 to 2014 and projections through 2020. Carbon black market drivers are discussed with particular attention being paid to precipitated silica and the effects of tire labelling. Industry utilization, manufacturing costs and market pricing are also covered in detail.

The report is compiled by a carbon black industry expert with detailed knowledge of carbon black manufacturing, markets and applications. A proprietary database and software system is utilised to provide a granular analysis of production and consumption allowing for bespoke mapping of regional and country specific areas of interest based on market segments.

Key Features:

  • Industry Changes & Market Drivers
  • Manufacturers: Capacities 2011-20, Changes, Top 10 Review, Global Map
  • Consumers: Volumes 2011-20, Changes, Top 10 by Segment, Global Maps
  • Hot Spot Analysis: Focus on Production and Consumption Growth Areas
  • Market Utilization: Regional Supply & Demand Balance
  • Carbon Black Manufacturing Costs
  • Carbon Black Selling Prices
  • Extensive Supporting Data In Excel Workbook (Summaries & Pivot Tables)

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

1.1 Industry changes 2013 to 2014

1.2 Volume and market value changes

1.3 Forward Projections and Drivers

2 Carbon Black Manufacturers

2.1 Top 10 Ranking and Movements

2.2 Manufacturing Capacities

3 Carbon Black Consumption

3.1 Global Summary

3.2 Regional Summaries

3.3 Top 10 Tire Consumers

3.4 Top 10 MRG Consumers

3.5. Top 10 Plastic Consumers

3.6 Tire Consumer Analysis

3.7. MRG Consumer Analysis

3.8. Plastics consumer Analysis

3.9. Specialist Applications

3.9.1. Summary comments

3.10 Alternative Consumption Projections

4 Supply/Demand Balances

4.1 Global Balance

4.2 Regional Balances

5 Carbon Black Manufacturing Costs & Market Value

5.1 Manufacturing Cost

5.2 Selling Price

6 MRT Carbon Black Industry Analysis

6.1 Production

6.2 Grade Utilisation and Developments

6.3 Consumption

6.4 Market Factors

6.5 Market Values / Selling Price

Companies Mentioned

– A Schulman

– ASTRA Polymers Compounding

– Aditya Birla

– Ampacet

– Bridgestone

– Cabot Corporation

– Cheng Shin

– China Synthetic Rubber Company

– Continental Rubber Group

– CooperStandard

– Dow Corning

– Fenner

– General Cable Corpl

– Goodyear

– Hangzhou Zhongce Rubber

– Hankook

– Hexpol AB

– JSR Group

– Jiangxi Black Cat

– Longxing Chemical Stock

– Michelin

– Omsk Carbon

– Orion Engineered Carbons

– Polyone corp

– RTP Company


– Sid Richardson

– Sumitomo

– Sumitomo Riko

– Veyance Technologies

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