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New report shares details about the calcium carbonate market

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The analysts forecast global calcium carbonate market to grow at a CAGR of 6.53 % during the period 2018-2022. The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is APAC dominating the market.

APAC is the foremost and significantly growing regional segment in the global calcium carbonate market. This is primarily due to the increase in disposable income of consumers and the rapid economic growth.

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Industrialization and economic development in China, Japan, and India, are the key influencing factors for the market in APAC. The thriving paints and coatings industry is also fostering the development of the global calcium carbonate market in the region.

Major key players in the global calcium carbonate market: Imerys, Minerals Technologies, Mississippi Lime Company, OKUTAMA KOGYO, Omya, and Schaefer Kalk

According to the calcium carbonate market report, one of the major drivers for this market is Importance of PCC in the paper industry. The importance of PCC is growing in the paper industry primarily due to its superior characteristics and features.

PCC is widely used as a coating pigment, filler additive, brightening agent, and surface finish additive in the paper industry. In addition, it is preferred in the paper industry due to its fine particle size and controlled and effortless application.

It also enhances the gloss and promotes bonding in the paper.

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Further, the calcium carbonate market report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Declining sources of limestone. Limestone is one of the economic sources of calcium carbonate.

Some of the limestone reserves can yield as high as 98%-99% of calcium carbonate. Limestone reserves are geographically concentrated in North America, especially in the US.

Few Points from List of Exhibits Provided in Global Calcium Carbonate Market 2018-2022:

Exhibit 1: Parent market

Exhibit 2: Global calcium carbonate market

Exhibit 3: Market characteristics

Exhibit 4: Market segments

Exhibit 5: Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist

Exhibit 6: Market size 2017

Exhibit 7: Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017

Exhibit 8: Global – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)

Exhibit 9: Global – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)

Exhibit 10: Five forces analysis 2017

Exhibit 11: Five forces analysis 2022

Exhibit 12: Bargaining power of buyers

Exhibit 13: Bargaining power of suppliers

Exhibit 14: Threat of new entrants

Exhibit 15: Threat of substitutes

Exhibit 16: Threat of rivalry

Exhibit 17: Market condition - Five forces 2017

Exhibit 18: Type – Market share 2017-2022 (%)

Exhibit 19: Comparison by type

Exhibit 20: Chemical analysis of calcium carbonate used in major end-user industries


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