Gypsum, a soft mineral found in a form of flattened crystals or transparent cleavable masses. Gypsum is extensively used in concrete for bridges, highways, buildings, etc. It is also an essential component of building materials such as cement additives, plasters, paints, gypsum board, etc. Moreover, it is required in the soil conditioners and fertilizers industries.
The increasing demand for the product from the construction sector and growth of the building materials industry are the main forces actors spurring growth of the gypsum market. China is the world leading gypsum manufacturer, accounting for 30% of the overall production volume. It is followed by Iran with 8% market share. American Gypsum, Knauf AG, Gypsum Industries Ltd., Georgia-Pacific Gypsum, Grupo Uralita, Thai Gypsum Company Limited are the leading companies playing on the gypsum market.
This catalogue encompasses research reports analyzing global, regional and country gypsum markets. The studies delve into the market competition and describe the performance of the key industry players. The major market development trends, drivers and restraints are examined in the researches. The reports cover the main supply and distribution channels. The discussions of the future prospects for the gypsum market can be also found in the research reports.
International Trade in Gypsum, Anhydrite: Trends and Prospects
The reports examine global gypsum, anhydrite market trends (historical, current and forecast) with respect to international trade including gypsum, anhydrite global trade dynamics, exports/imports by geography, leading suppliers and consumers, average prices.