Beryllium: Market Research Report

Date: January 1, 2016
Pages: 143
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Publisher: Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Report type: Strategic Report
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Beryllium: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Beryllium in Kilograms by the following End-Use Segments: Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 19 companies including many key and niche players such as -
  • American Beryllia Inc.
  • Belmont Metals, Inc.
  • Grizzly Mining, Ltd.
  • Hunan Shuikoushan Nonferrous Metals Group Co., Ltd.
  • IBC Advanced Alloys Corp.
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Telecom Infrastructure/Computing
Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances
Automotive Electronics
Aerospace & Defense
Industrial Components
Other End-Use Segments

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Beryllium – A Rare yet Critical Metallic Element
Be Alloys Find Wider Recognition

Table 1. World Consumption of Beryllium by Form, Pure Be Vs Alloys (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Low Substitutability Makes Be a Critical Component
Substitutability Index for Beryllium Applications
Beryllium Price Trends

Table 2. Average Prices of Contained Beryllium in Beryllium-Copper Master Alloy in the US (2006-2014) (in US$ per pound) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Competition
Market Outlook

2. MARKET TRENDS AND GROWTH DRIVERS

High Performance BeAlloys - Meet the Evolving Needs of Aerospace and Defense Industry
Beryllium Alloys Find Higher Penetration in UAS Platforms
Be-Al Alloys Present Attractive Option for Optical Applications
Use of Beryllium Alloys Improves Cost Savings in Injection Molding
Beryllium Emerges as Crucial Material for Consumer Electronics Market
Beryllium Usage in Mobile Phones
Growth in Automotive Electronics Market Fuels Demand for Beryllium Alloys

Table 3. Automotive Electronics as a Percentage of Vehicle Production Cost (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4. World Automotive Airbags Market (2014 & 2020): Breakdown of Annual Sales in Million Units by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Rise in Automobile Sales to Drive Demand for Beryllium Alloys based Automotive Sensors

Table 5. World Production of Vehicles by Segment (2014, 2017, & 2020): Breakdown of Annual Sales in Million Units for Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Telecommunication Sector – A Leading Revenue Contributor
Computing Devices – An Important Growth Driver
Oil and Gas Drilling Nurtures Demand for Beryllium Alloys
High Temperature Tolerance Attributes Open New Avenues for Growth
Increasing Demand for Medical Diagnosis Equipment Offers Significant Growth Opportunities
Indispensability Lends to Growing Use of Beryllium inMammography Equipment

Table 6. World Breast Cancer Statistics: Top 20 Countries with Highest Breast Cancer Rates (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Burning Health Issues Drive Need for Strict Regulations on Beryllium Use

3. PRODUCTION & TRADE LANDSCAPE

Reserves & Reserve Base

Table 7. Global Beryl Production by Country (2012 & 2013) (In Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8. Global Beryllium Mine Production (2013 & 2014) in Metric Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Russia – An Emerging Supplier of Beryllium
Extraction and Purification of Beryllium
Conversion of Beryllium Hydroxide into Functional Forms of Beryllium
EXIM Statistics

Table 9. Global Exports of Unwrought Beryllium And Beryllium Powders (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Exports Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10. Global Imports of Unwrought Beryllium and Beryllium Powders (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Imports Value Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH ISSUES

Increasing Cases of CBD Create Alarming Situation for Beryllium Manufacturers
Regulations on Limiting the Quantity of Beryllium for Each Application
Industrial Support to New Exposure Limits
Regulations for Minimizing Beryllium Levels in Drinking Water
Regulations on Beryllium Focus on Protecting Public Health
EPA Regulations on Controlling Beryllium Emissions
Regulations on the Use of Beryllium in Past
Adoption of Various Recycling Technologies Minimize Airborne Exposure to Beryllium
Scrap Recycling

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Description
Properties
Chemical and Physical Properties
Minerals Comprising Beryllium
The Discovery and Evolution of Beryllium
Substitutes
Forms of Beryllium – Alloyed, Oxide and Metallic
Beryllium Copper Alloys
Description
Forms and Applications
Advancement in Beryllium Copper Alloys
Product Forms and Shapes of Copper Beryllium Alloys
Methods to Achieve Desirable Physical Characteristics
Beryllium Aluminum Alloys
Description
Other Alloys
Beryllium Metal
Beryllium Oxide
Applications by Beryllium Forms
Beryllium Metal
Beryllium Alloys
Beryllium Oxide (BeO)
Applications by End-Use Markets
Telecom Infrastructure and Consumer Electronics
Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances
Automotive Electronics
Aerospace & Defense
Industrial Components
Other End-Use Segments
Applications of Beryllium in Various Industries

6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

United Steelworkers and Materion Corporation Welcome Proposal for Development of OSHA Standard for Beryllium Workers
Beryllium and ArQule Finalize Agreement for Joint Research & Development
TVEL Produces First of its Kind Beryllium Sample in Russia
Materion Brush Beryllium & Composites Inks Partnership Agreement on Aluminum-Beryllium Castings Project
Materion Brush Beryllium & Composites Expands Capacity to Ensure Beryllium Supply
Materion Expands Beryllium Production at its Utah Mining Facility

7. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

American Beryllia Inc. (USA)
Belmont Metals, Inc. (USA)
Grizzly Mining, Ltd. (Zambia)
Hunan Shuikoushan Nonferrous Metals Group Co., Ltd. (SKS) (China)
IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. (Canada)
Materion Corporation (USA)
Materion Performance Alloys (USA)
Materion Beryllium & Composites (USA)
Ningxia Orient Tantalum Industry Co., Ltd. (China)
NGK Metals Corporation (USA)
Ulba Metallurgical Plant – UMP (Kazakhstan)
Xinjiang Xinxin Mining Industry Co., Ltd. (China)

8. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 11. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12. World Historic Review for Beryllium by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Beryllium Market by End-Use Segment

Table 14. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium Consumption in Telecom Infrastructure/Computing by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15. World Historic Review for Beryllium Consumption in Telecom Infrastructure/Computing by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium Consumption in Telecom Infrastructure/Computing by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium Consumption in Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 18. World Historic Review for Beryllium Consumption in Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 19. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium Consumption in Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium Consumption in Automotive Electronics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21. World Historic Review for Beryllium Consumption in Automotive Electronics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium Consumption in Automotive Electronics by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium Consumption in Aerospace and Defense by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24. World Historic Review for Beryllium Consumption in Aerospace and Defense by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium Consumption in Aerospace and Defense by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium Consumption in Industrial Components by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27. World Historic Review for Beryllium Consumption in Industrial Components by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium Consumption in Industrial Components by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium Consumption in Other End-Use Segments by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30. World Historic Review for Beryllium Consumption in Other End-Use Segments by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31. World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium Consumption in Other End-Use Segments by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Overview
A Principal Resource Base
Defense Sector: A Burgeoning End-Use Market for Beryllium
Mobile Communication Sector Propels Beryllium Copper Demand
OSHA Eyes on Dramatic Reduction in Decades- Old Beryllium Exposure Limit
Export/Import Statistics

Table 32. US Exports of Beryllium (Unwrought and Powders) (2013 & 2014): Exports Value in US$ Thousand by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33. US Imports of Beryllium (Unwrought and Powders) (2013 & 2014): Imports Value in US$ Thousand by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 34. US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35. US Historic Review for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 36. US 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Rising Demand for Major Components in A&D Industry Drives Beryllium Market
Export/Import Statistics

Table 37. Canadian Exports of Beryllium (Beryllium Powders, Unwrought Beryllium, and Waste and Scrap) for 2013 & 2014: Exports Value in US$ Thousand by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38. Canadian Imports of Beryllium (Beryllium Powders, Unwrought Beryllium, and Waste and Scrap) for 2013 & 2014: Imports Value in US$ Thousand by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Key Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 39. Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40. Canadian Historic Review for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 41. Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 42. Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43. Japanese Historic Review for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/ Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 44. Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Beryllium – A Critical Raw Material for European Industries
Beryllium Finds Usage in CERN Particle Collider
Regulatory Control
EXIM Statistics

Table 45. EU-28 Exports of Beryllium (Beryllium Powders, Unwrought Beryllium, and Waste and Scrap) for 2013 & 2014: Exports Value in Euros by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46. EU-28 Imports of Beryllium (Beryllium Powders, Unwrought Beryllium, and Waste and Scrap) for 2013 & 2014: Imports Value in Euros by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Corporate Development
Key Player
B. Market Analytics
European Beryllium Market by Region

Table 47. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48. European Historic Review for Beryllium by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 49. European 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2007, 2015, & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

European Beryllium Market by End-Use Segment

Table 50. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 51. European Historic Review for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52. European 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 53. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54. Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55. Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by End-Use Segment -Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. REST OF WORLD

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Beryllium Market in Brazil
Key Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 56. Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 57. Rest of World Historic Review for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Kilograms for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58. Rest of World 14-Year Perspective for Beryllium by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Telecom Infrastructure/Computing, Electric Equipment & Consumer Appliances, Automotive Electronics, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Components and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 19 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 24)
The United States (11)
Canada (1)
Japan (1)
Europe (2)
  The United Kingdom (1)
  Rest of Europe (1)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (8)
Africa (1)
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