DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Tin Market - Segmented by Applications, End-user Industry, and Geography - Trends and Forecasts (2016 - 2021)" report to their offering.
The global tin market is estimated to value 378.38 thousand metric tons in 2016. The market is projected to reach 420.27 thousand metric tons by 2021, at an estimated CAGR of 2.12% during the forecast period 2016-2021. Tin is a silver-colored malleable metal, which cannot be easily oxidized in the air. It is used in the form of metals, compound and alloys. Tin is primarily obtained from mineral cassiterite in the form of tin oxide.
The global tin market has been experiencing a deficit for about six out of the past ten years. The consumption and production gaps in the market usually have been limited to approximately 4% of the total market. However, it has been anticipated by the world organizations that the global tin market may witness a YoY growth of about 1.7% in the coming years.
The shifting focus toward substituting lead with tin in ammunition, rising demand for lead-free solders, a wide range of niche applications and enactment of legislations to restrict illegal trade are expected to offer numerous opportunities for the growth of the global tin market. Some of the major companies dominating this market are Avalon Rare Metals, PT Timah, Minsur SA, Malaysia Smelting Corp., Metallo Chimique, Yunnan Chengfeng Non-Ferrous Metals Co. Ltd. and Yunnan Tin Co. Ltd
2. Executive Summary
3. Global Tin Market
4. Market Dynamics
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis
6. Global Market Analysis
7. Future Outlook of Global Tin Market
8. Competitive Landscape
9. Company Profiles
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