Fluorspar: Market Research Report

Date: January 7, 2014
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Fluorspar: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fluorspar in Thousand Metric Tons by the following End Use Applications: Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 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 43 companies including many key and niche players such as -
  • British Fluorspar Ltd.
  • China Kings Resources Group Co., Ltd.
  • China Shen Zhou Mining & Resources, Inc.
  • Jianyang Shanshui Chemicals Industry Corp., Ltd.
  • Mexichem Fluor S.A. de C.V
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Types of Fluorspar
Acid Grade
Sub Acid Grade

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. OUTLOOK

Fluorspar – A Curtain Raiser
Market Snapshots
Global Fluorspar Demand Set to Grow Despite Challenges
Asia-Pacific: The Single Largest and Fastest Growing Market Worldwide

Table 1. Global Fluorspar Market - Geographic Regions Ranked by CAGR (Volume Consumption) for 2013-2020: Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, US, Rest of World, Europe, Canada and Japan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Hydrogen Fluoride – The Mainstay of Fluorspar Market

Table 2. Global Hydrogen Fluoride Market by End-use Segment (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Recession Dents Global Fluorspar Market
Pricing Scenario – A Recent Past Perspective
Production Scenario

Table 3. Global Fluorspar Production Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for the Year 2013E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4. Global Fluorspar Reserves in Thousand Metric Tons for the Year 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Fluorspar Supply Landscape
China Continues to Dominate the Fluorspar Supply Market

Table 5. Leading Exporters of Fluorspar Worldwide (2012): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Exports by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

An Insight into Activity of Select Fluorspar Projects Worldwide
South Africa to Invigorate Demand and Supply
A Peek into the Global Fluorspar Price Trends

Table 6. A Comparison of Acidspar FOB Export Prices (In US$/Ton) for China, South Africa and Mexico: 2009-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Economic Growth to Driver Fluorspar Demand

Table 7. Economic Growth (%) Worldwide by Region: 2011-2014E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Increasing Applications of Fluorochemicals to Drive Growth
An Insight into Applications Potential of Fluorspar
Steel Industry – A Major Consumer of Fluorspar
Opportunity Indicators:

Table 8. World Crude Steel Production (2004-2013): Volume Output in Million Tonnes (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9. World Crude Steel Production Outlook (2014-2020): Volume Output in Million Tonnes (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10. World Crude Steel Production (2013): Volume Output in Thousand Tonnes by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Growth in Aluminum Industry Offer Opportunities for Fluorochemicals
Construction and Automotive Market Trends Determine Fluorspar Market
Construction Industry Fluctuations Determine Fluorspar Market Prospects

Table 11. Growth in the Global Construction Market by Sector (2013-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Increasing Use of Cement-spar to Benefit Market Growth
Auto Industry Remains Upbeat Despite European Debt Fears

Table 12. Global Automotive Production Statistics: 2006-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13. Global Passenger Cars Production by Top 20 Countries: 2008-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14. Global Commercial Vehicle Production by Top 20 Countries: 2008-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Booming Fluoropolymers Industry Adds to Demand Growth

Table 15. Global Fluoropolymers Market (2012) - Percentage Breakdown by Volume Sales by Product Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

PTFEs Dominates Fluoropolymers Market

Table 16. Worldwide PTFE Consumption by Region/Country (2012) - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17. Worldwide PTFE Production by Country/Region (2012) - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Production (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Uncertainty in Fluorspar Supplies Leads to Increase in PTFE Prices
Use of Fluorspar Products in Li-ion Batteries – An Emerging Application

Table 18. Global Lithium-Ion Battery Market (2010 & 2015E): Percentage Breakdown of Revenue by End-Use Markets (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Challenges Facing the Global Fluorspar Mining Industry
Volatility of the Fluorspar Supply Hits Fluorochemicals Industry
Capacity Reduction by Major Resin Manufacturers Affects Fluoropolymers Market
Implementation of Stringent Environmental Regulations Hinders Fluoropolymer Production
High Entry Barriers Limit Competition in the Fluorochemical Industry
Competitive Landscape
An Overview
Mexichem Leads All the Way
Fiercely Competitive Chinese Fluorspar Companies

3. REGULATORY OVERVIEW

The Montreal Protocol

Table 19. Scheduled HCFC Phase-Out - Montreal Protocol (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Other Regulations Aimed at Controlling HFCs
European F-Gas Regulation
Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC)
MAC Directive

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

An Introduction to Fluorspar
Types of Fluorspar
Acid Grade
Sub Acid Grade
Uses
Product Substitutes
Product Recycling
End Uses
Chemical Profile of Hydrofluoric Acid

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

Prima Fluorspar Terminates LOI to Takeover Firebird Management’s Fluorspar Mining Company
Golden Gate Capital Acquires Canada Fluorspar
McNally Bharat Engineering to Establish Fluorspar Beneficiation Unit for Miner Sephaku Fluoride
Prima Fluorspar Enters into Agreement with FronTier Merchant Capital Group
Prima Fluorspar Completes Acquisition of Camisha Resources

3F TERMINATES INTENTIONS TO ACQUIRE ZHONGRUN FLUORINE CHEMICAL

China Shenzhou Acquires Wuchuan Dongsheng Mining, Qianshi Resources Development and Meilan Mining
UC RUSAL Enters into Agreement with Yaroslavsk GRK
Canada Fluorspar Announces Name Change of Grebes Nest Vein to AGS Vein
Tertiary Minerals Completes Acquisition of Fluorspar Mining Project in Nevada
Fluorsid Acquires Glebe
SepFluor Announces Plans for the Development of Fluorspar Mine in South Africa
Mexichem to Acquire Fluorita de Mexico and Las Sabinas
Fluormin Sells State in Kenya Fluorspar Company
Baobab Resources Enters into Joint Venture Agreement with Metals of Africa
Wuchuan Dongsheng Mining Enters into Partnership with Ningxia Jinhe Chemical

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

British Fluorspar Ltd. (UK)
China Kings Resources Group Co. , Ltd. (China)
China Shen Zhou Mining & Resources, Inc. (China)
Jianyang Shanshui Chemicals Industry Corp. , Ltd. (China)
Mexichem Fluor S. A. de C. V. (Mexico)
Minersa Minerales Y Productos Derivados S. A. (Spain)
Mongolrostsvetmet LLC (Mongolia)
Prima Fluorspar Corp. (Canada)
Seaforth Mineral & Ore Company (US)
Sinochem Lantian Co. , Ltd. (China)
The Kenya Fluorspar Company Ltd. (Kenya)
Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Ind. Co. , Ltd. (China)
Zhejiang Wuyi Sanlian Industrial Development CO. , Ltd. (China)
Zhejiang Yingpeng Chemical Co. , Ltd. (China)

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Global Consumption of Fluorspar: Analysis by Geographic Region

Table 20. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21. World Historic Review for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22. World 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Global Consumption of Fluorspar: Analysis by End-Use Application

Table 23. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar in Aluminum Production by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24. World Historic Review for Fluorspar in Aluminum Production by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25. World 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar in Aluminum Production by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar in Hydrofluoric Acid Production by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27. World Historic Review for Fluorspar in Hydrofluoric Acid Production by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28. World 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar in Hydrofluoric Acid Production by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar in Steel Production by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30. World Historic Review for Fluorspar in Steel Production by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31. World 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar in Steel Production by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar in Other End-Use Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33. World Historic Review for Fluorspar in Other End-Use Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34. World 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar in Other End-Use Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Market Snapshots
Environmental Concerns Impede Fluorite Demand
Rising Demand for Fluoropolymers to Augur Well for the Fluorspar Market

Table 35. US Fluoropolymers Market (2014E): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales by Product Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

US Primarily Dependant on Imports
Trade Statistics

Table 36. US Exports of Fluorspar (Containing More than 97% CaF2) (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37. US Imports of Fluorspar (Containing More than 97% CaF2) (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38. US Exports of Fluorspar (Containing 97% or Less CaF2) (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 39. US Imports of Fluorspar (Containing 97% or Less CaF2) (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Regulatory Environment
Acceptable Substitutes for HCFCs (class II ODS) in Industrial Process Refrigeration
Strategic Corporate Development
Seaforth Mineral & Ore Company – A Key US-Based Fluorspar Processer
B. Market Analytics

Table 40. US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 41. US Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 42. US 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Key Trade Statistics

Table 43. Canadian Imports of Fluorspar (Containing More than 97% CaF2) (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 44. Canadian Imports of Fluorspar (Containing 97% or Less CaF2) (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Strategic Corporate Developments
Prima Fluorspar Corp. – A Key Canadian Fluorspar Miner
B. Market Analytics

Table 45. Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46. Canadian Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 47. Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

Market Analysis

Table 48. Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 49. Japanese Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50. Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Regulatory Environment
Environmental Regulations Drive Research for Alternatives

Table 51. Select Alternative Refrigerants and their Chlorine Content

EU Directive on Mobile Air-conditioning Systems (MACs) to Impact Fluorspar Demand
Key Trade Statistics

Table 52. EU-28 Imports of Fluorspar (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 53. EU-28 Imports of Fluorspar (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Volume by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54. EU-28 Exports of Fluorspar (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55. EU-28 Exports of Fluorspar (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 56. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 57. European Historic Review for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58. European 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 59. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 60. European Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 61. European 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4A. FRANCE

Market Analysis

Table 62. French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 63. French Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 64. French 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4B. GERMANY

Market Analysis

Table 65. German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 66. German Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 67. German 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4C. ITALY

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Development
B. Market Analytics

Table 68. Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 69. Italian Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 70. Italian 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4D. THE UNITED KINGDOM

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
British Fluorspar Ltd. – A Major UK-Based Fluorspar Producer
B. Market Analytics

Table 71. UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 72. UK Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 73. UK 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4E. SPAIN

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Minersa Minerales Y Productos Derivados S. A. – A Key Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 74. Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 75. Spanish Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 76. Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4F. RUSSIA

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Development
B. Market Analytics

Table 77. Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 78. Russian Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 79. Russian 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4G. REST OF EUROPE

Market Analysis

Table 80. Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 81. Rest of Europe Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 82. Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

Market Analysis

Table 83. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 84. Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 85. Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 86. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 87. Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 88. Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5A. CHINA

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Market Snapshots
China – A Major Producer of Fluorspar

Table 89. Leading Producers of Fluorspar in China by Capacity (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Fluorite Reserves in China

Table 90. Percentage Breakdown of Proven Exploitation Volume Quota of Fluorite in China by Province for the Year 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

China Remains Competitive
Dynamics of the Chinese Fluorspar Industry – At A Glance
Fluorspar Pricing Scenario

Table 91. Changes in Export Policy for Fluorite in China (2003-2013)
Table 92. Acidspar FOB Export Prices in China: 2004 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Emergence of New Chinese Trade Patterns
China Focuses on Reducing Fluorite Export
Restrictions on Fluorite Exploration Drives Companies to Seek Upstream Integration
China’s Protectionist Policies Affect Global Supply-Demand Balance
Chinese Exporters of AlF3 Face Pressure from Declining Export Volumes
China Limits Expansion of Inorganic Fluoride Industry
Fluorine Industry to Receive Support from Development of Phosphorus-Fluorine Integrated Industry

Table 93. A List of Select Phosphorus-Fluorine Integrated Projects in China (2011)

An Overview of the End-use Industries
Fluorochemical Industry – A Review
Factors Propelling Growth in the Chinese Fluorochemicals Market
Domestic Fluorochemicals Industry Affects Global Raw Material Supply
China Leads Demand in Fluorocarbons

Table 94. Leading Refrigerant Manufacturers in China Ranked by Capacity: 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Transition from HCFCs to Safer Alternatives Presents Immense Market Potential

Table 95. A List of Some of the Major Chinese Producers of HCFC-22 by Capacity (2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Regulatory Environment
PTFE Demand in China

Table 96. Leading Refrigerant Manufacturers in China by Capacity (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 97. Leading Fluoropolymer (Resin) Manufacturers in China by Capacity (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 98. Leading Fluoropolymer (PTFE) Manufacturers in China by Capacity (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Promising Outlook of Fluoropolymer Industry Attracts Foreign Companies
China to Emerge as Leading Producer of LiPF6
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 99. Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 100. Chinese Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 101. Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5B. INDIA

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
An Overview of the Indian Fluorspar Industry
India Reduces Dependence on China
India Imposes Anti-dumping Duty on Chinese PTFE
Key Statistics
Producers of Fluorspar in India (2010-2011)

Table 102. Fluorspar Reserves/Resources in India by Grades and States (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 103. Indian Production of Fluorspar by State for the Year 2010-2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 104. Indian Fluorspar Consumption by Industry (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Chemical, Cement, Alloy Steel, Iron & Steel, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 105. Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 106. Indian Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 107. Indian 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5C. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Mongolian Fluorspar Sector to Gain Strength
Mongolian Fluorspar Production and Export Scenario

Table 108. Mongolian Fluorspar Production in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Mongolrostsvetmet LLC (Mongolia) – A Major Global Fluorspar Producer
B. Market Analytics

Table 109. Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 110. Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 111. Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Development
Mexichem Fluor S. A. de C. V. – A Major Mexico-Based Global Fluorspar Producer
B. Market Analytics

Table 112. Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 113. Latin American Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 114. Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
An Insight into the South Africa’s Fluorspar Sector
Competitive Landscape
South Africa to Step up Fluorochemicals Industry
Strategic Corporate Developments
The Kenya Fluorspar Company Ltd. – A Key Kenya-Based Fluorspar Producer
B. Market Analytics

Table 115. Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 116. Rest of World Historic Review for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 117. Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Fluorspar by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Aluminum Production, Hydrofluoric Acid Production, Steel Production and Other End-Use Applications for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 43 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 45)
The United States (3)
Canada (2)
Japan (2)
Europe (11)
  France (1)
  Germany (2)
  The United Kingdom (3)
  Italy (2)
  Spain (2)
  Rest of Europe (1)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (22)
Latin America (4)
Africa (1)
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