DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Limestone Market - Segmented by End-user Industry and Applications - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The global Limestone market is expected to grow significantly at a CAGR of 6.02% during the forecast period, 2018-2023.
The major driver boosting this growth is the increasing demand for cement in the construction industry. With huge investments in infrastructure and construction, around the globe, fueled by the policies formulated by the governments of growing economies, there has been an increase in the demand for cement and construction.
The increasing demand for brighter and bulkier paper is the key driver for preferring limestone in the paper industry. Increasing demand for paper packaging and tissue products is expected to drive the market in the Asia-Pacific region. Europe is the second largest consumer of calcium carbonate in the paper industry after Asia-Pacific.
India is largest importer of limestone, with 48% market share, followed by Japan, South Korea, Germany, and Netherland. The demand for paper in India is expected to rise at a healthy rate by 2020, due to the packaging industry and the increasing number of schools. The increasing number of construction projects is expected to lead to a thriving building & construction industry in India. This is anticipated to contribute to around 10% to the GDP of India.
- Adelaide Brighton Ltd.
- Carmeuse Minerals Ltd.
- Lafarge Holcium
- Lhoist Group
- Fels werke Gmbh
- Sumitomo Osaka Cement Co. Ltd.
- Graymont Ltd
- Mitsubishi Materials Corporation
- Nittetsu Mining Co. Ltd
- Fujian Sanmu Nano Calcium Carbonate Co.
- Mississippi Lime Co Inc.
- Elliot stone company
- Huber Engineered Materials
- Atlantic Minerals Ltd
Key Topics Covered:
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Insights
4. Market Dynamics
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis
6. Regional Market Analysis
7. Competitive Landscape
8. Company Profiles
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