DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Silica Sand Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The global silica sand market has grown at a CAGR of around 6% during 2010-2017 with the production volume reaching 188 Million Tons in 2017.
Some of its applications include water filtration, glass making, industrial casting, sand blasting, adding texture to slick roads, sand finishes in paints and coatings, etc. Although, the demand of commercial silica products declined due to the global economic crisis in 2010, the market however, once again witnessed continuous growth from 2011. In recent years, the demand of industrial silica sand has also increased significantly in the hydraulic fracturing market.
The report has segmented the silica sand market on the basis of five major end-use industries. They include glass, foundry, hydraulic fracturing, filtration and abrasives. Glass currently represents the largest market of the global silica sand consumption in volume terms followed by foundry, hydraulic fracturing, filtration and abrasives.
Country-wise, the United States dominates the global silica sand market in terms of production. The United States is followed by Italy, Germany, Turkey and Australia. In terms of consumption, however, the Asia-Pacific region represented the biggest consumer of silica sand followed by North America and Western Europe.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Research Methodology
3 Executive Summary
5 Global Silica Sand Industry
6 Performance of Key Regions
7 Market by End-Use
8 Competitive Landscape
9 Silica Sand Manufacturing Process
10 Project Details, Requirements and Costs Involved
11 Loans and Financial Assistance
12 Project Economics
13 Key Player Profiles
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