Sulphur is a yellow crystalline non-metallic element, abundantly occurring in its pure form in volcanic regions. Sulphur can also be found in a combined state with such substances as pyrite, gypsum or galena. It is extensively utilized in the vulcanization of rubber; the manufacture of sulphuric acid fertilizers, medicines, fungicides, insecticides and a far more. The major portion (almost 50%) of the mined sulphur is used in the production of phosphate fertilizers.
The sulphur market growth is propelled by the enhancing demand for sulphur, especially from petroleum and agrochemicals industries. The Asia-Pacific, Europe and the North America are the largest regional markets. Shell Canada Limited, Chemtrade Logistics, PVS Chemicals Inc., Jupiter Sulphur LLC and PRISM Sulphur Corporation are the top players of the market.
This MarketPublishers’ catalogue encompasses studies covering the sulphur market at all geographical scales possible. The research reports provide information on the market size, main drivers and challenges as well as export and import statistics. The research studies also indicate key companies and delve into the competitive landscape. Data on the sulphur consumption trends, demand dynamics, price levels and output volumes are available in the researches too. Furthermore, future prospects for the market are outlined in the research reports.
International Trade in Sulphur: Trends and Prospects
The reports examine global sulphur market trends (historical, current and forecast) with respect to international trade including sulphur global trade dynamics, exports/imports by geography, leading suppliers and consumers, average prices.