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Zinc Oxide Market by Application (Rubber, Ceramics, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Personal Care, Agricultural, and Others) & by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW) - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2020

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Publishing Date: August 2015
Report Code: CH 3664

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Zinc oxide is an inorganic compound available in white powder form derived from a three different processes, such as direct (American), indirect (French), and wet chemical process. Zinc oxide has application in rubber, ceramics, chemicals, fertilizers, pharmaceuticals, personal care, paint & coatings, food additives, electronics, and others. The report covers the zinc oxide market size in terms of volume (kilotons) and value (USD million) along with its segments, namely application and region.

This study aims at estimating the market size of zinc oxide for 2014 and to project the expected demand of the same by 2020. This market research study provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the zinc oxide market. It provides a comprehensive review of key market drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and key issues in the market. On the basis of region, the market is segmented into regions, such as Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World, which are further segmented into key countries in each region.

Competitive scenarios of the top players in the zinc oxide market have been discussed in detail. Leading players of this industry are also profiled with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities which include, U.S. Zinc (U.S.), Horsehead Corporation (U.S.), Umicore SA (Belgium), G.H. Chemicals Limited (Canada), Weifang Longda Zinc Industry Company Ltd. (China), Seyang Zinc Technology (Huaian) Company Limited (China), and Hakusuitech Company Ltd. (Japan).

Scope of the Report:

This research report categorizes the market for zinc oxide on the basis of application and region along with forecasting volume, value, and trends in each of the markets.

On the basis of Application:

On the basis of application, the market is segmented as rubber ceramics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics & personal care, agricultural, and others. Based on end use, the market is segmented into industrial, commercial transport, and consumer automobile.

On the basis of region

On the basis of region, the market is segmented into regions, such as Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World, which are further segmented into key countries in each region. Countries, such as U.S., Germany, U.K., France, China, India, and Japan are covered in the report.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 13)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Scope of the Market
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Package Size
    1.6 Limitations
    1.7 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 16)
    2.1 Market Size Estimation
           2.1.1 Market Size
    2.2 Market Breakdown & Data Triangulation
    2.3 Market Share Estimation
           2.3.1 Data From Secondary Sources
           2.3.2 Data From Primary Sources
           2.3.3 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 23)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 27)
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in Zinc Oxide Market
    4.2 Zinc Oxide Market Share, By Application & Region
    4.3 Zinc Oxide Market Attractiveness
    4.4 Applications of Zinc Oxide, By Region
    4.5 Industry Life Cycle Analysis of Zinc Oxide in Different Regions

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 31)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
           5.2.1 By Application
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                    5.3.1.1 Growth in Automotive Industry
                    5.3.1.2 Increasing Demand for Tire and Rubber Products in China
           5.3.2 Restraints
                    5.3.2.1 New Rubber Standards Imposed in the Largest Rubber Consumer; China
                    5.3.2.2 Slow Growth in End-User Industries Impacted By Weak Economy of China
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 Increasing Use in Semiconductor Industry
           5.3.4 Challenge
                    5.3.4.1 Decreasing Market Share of Zinc Oxide in the Paints & Coatings Industry
                    5.3.4.2 Rise in Inventory Cost

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 38)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.3.2 Threat of New Entrants
           6.3.3 Threat of Substitutes
           6.3.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.3.5 Intensity of Competition

7 Zinc Oxide Market, By Application (Page No. - 43)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Rubber
    7.3 Ceramics
    7.4 Chemicals
    7.5 Agricultural
    7.6 Pharmaceuticals
    7.7 Cosmetics & Personal Care
    7.8 Others

8 Zinc Oxide Market, By Region (Page No. - 59)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 North America
           8.2.1 U.S.
           8.2.2 Rest of North America
    8.3 Europe
           8.3.1 Germany
           8.3.2 U.K.
           8.3.3 France
           8.3.4 Rest of Europe
    8.4 Asia-Pacific
           8.4.1 China
           8.4.2 India
           8.4.3 Japan
           8.4.4 Rest of Asia-Pacific
    8.5 RoW
           8.5.1 Middle East & Africa
           8.5.2 South America

9 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 88)
    9.1 Overview
    9.2 Competitive Situation & Trends
           9.2.1 Partnership & Collaboration
           9.2.2 New Product Development
           9.2.3 Capacity Expansion
           9.2.4 Agreement

10 Company Profiles (Page No. - 94)
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 U.S. Zinc
     10.3 Horsehead Corporation
     10.4 Umicore SA
     10.5 G.H. Chemicals Limited
     10.6 Weifang Longda Zinc Industry Company Limited
     10.7 Seyang Zinc Technology (Huaian) Company Limited
     10.8 Hindustan Zinc Limited
     10.9 Hakusuitech Company Limited
     10.10 American Chemet Corporation
     10.11 Numinor
     10.12 Akrochem Corporation
     10.13 Rubamin Limited

*Details Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies

11 Appendix (Page No. - 115)
     11.1 Insights of Industry Experts
     11.2 Discussion Guide
     11.3 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
     11.4 Available Customizations
     11.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (68 Tables)

Table 1 Increasing Demand for Tire & Rubber Products, Driving Growth of the Market
Table 2 New Rubber Standards in China and Slower End-User Industries Growth Restraining the Market to Grow
Table 3 Semiconductor Industry Creating Market Opportunities
Table 4 Decreasing Uses of Zinc Oxide in Paint & Coatings Industry  and Rise in Inventory Cost are the Key Challenges in the Market
Table 5 Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,  2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 6 Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 7 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Rubber Application, By Region2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Rubber Application, By Region2013–2020  (Kiloton)
Table 9 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Ceramics Application, By Region2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 10 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Ceramics Application, By Region2013–2020  (Kiloton)
Table 11 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Chemicals Application, By Region,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Chemicals Application, By Region,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 13 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Agricultural Application, By Region,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Agricultural Application, By Region,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 15 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Pharmaceuticals Application, By Region,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Pharmaceuticals Application, By Region,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 17 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Cosmetics & Personal Care Application,By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Cosmetics & Personal Care Application,By Region, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 19 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Other Applications, By Region,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Zinc Oxide Market Size in Other Applications, By Region,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 21 Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020(Kiloton)
Table 23 Top Three Countries in Zinc Oxide Market, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 Top Three Countries in Zinc Oxide Market, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 25 North America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 North America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 27 North America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 North America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 29 U.S.: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 U.S.: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 31 Rest of North America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Rest of North America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 33 Europe: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 Europe: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 35 Europe: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 Europe: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 37 Germany: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 Germany: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 39 U.K.: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 U.K.: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 41 France: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 France: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 43 Rest of Europe: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Rest of Europe: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 45 Asia-Pacific: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 Asia-Pacific: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 47 Asia-Pacific: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 Asia-Pacific: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 49 China: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 China: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 51 India: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 India: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 53 Japan: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Japan: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 55 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 57 RoW: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 RoW: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 59 RoW: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 RoW: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 61 Middle East & Africa: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 Middle East & Africa: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 63 South America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 South America: Zinc Oxide Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 (Kiloton)
Table 65 Partnership & Collaboration, 2012–2015
Table 66 New Product Development, 2012–2015
Table 67 Expansion, 2012-2015
Table 68 Agreement, 2012-2015
 
 
List of Figures (47 Figures)
 
Figure 1 Zinc Oxide Market Segmentation
Figure 2 Zinc Oxide Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 5 Zinc Oxide Market: Data Triangulation
Figure 6 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region
Figure 7 Key Industry Insights
Figure 8 Rubber & Chemical Applications are Expected to Dominate the Zinc Oxide Market (2015–2020)
Figure 9 Asia-Pacific to Account for the Largest Market Share (Value),2015-2020
Figure 10 China is Projected to Register the Fastest CAGR (Value), 2015-2020
Figure 11 Increasing Automotive Sales is Expected to Drive the Zinc Oxide Market
Figure 12 Rubber Application Accounted for Largest Share in Global Zinc Oxide Market (Value) in 2014
Figure 13 Asia-Pacific Was the Only Largest Market for Zinc Oxide in 2014
Figure 14 Asia-Pacific Accounted for Largest Market Share in 2014
Figure 15 North American & European Zinc Oxide Markets Reached AtMaturity Phase
Figure 16 Zinc Oxide Applications
Figure 17 Zinc Oxide Market: Market Dynamics
Figure 18 Zinc Oxide Market: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 19 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 20 Applications of Zinc Oxide
Figure 21 Zinc Oxide Market in Chemical Application Projected to Register Highest CAGR Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 22 Growth in Automotive Industry in Asia-Pacific is Projected to Drive Zinc Oxide Market in Rubber Application Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 23 Growing Economy & Urbanization Set to Drive the Zinc Oxide Demand in Asia-Pacific Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 24 Asia-Pacific Projected to Register the Highest CAGR Between2015 & 2020
Figure 25 Use of Zinc Oxide in Agricultural Application is Increasing Due to Micronutrient Deficiency in Soil & Limited Arable Land
Figure 26 North America is Estimated to Dominate the Zinc Oxide Market in Pharmaceuticals Application in 2015
Figure 27 Sun-Care Market is Expected to Drive the Zinc Oxide Market in Cosmetics & Personal Care Application Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 28 Zinc Oxide Market in Asia-Pacific & RoW is Projected to Register Similar CAGR in Other Applications Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 29 China & India are Expected to Lead the Zinc Oxide Market Between2015 & 2020
Figure 30 Asia-Pacific Expected to Drive the Zinc Oxide Market Between2015 & 2020
Figure 31 North American Market Snapshot: 2014, Demand Expected to Be Driven By Rubber Application During Forecast Period
Figure 32 Asia-Pacific is Projected to Account for Largest Share of the Zinc Oxide Market Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 33 Asia-Pacific Zinc Oxide Market Snapshot: 2014, Demand to Be Driven By Increasing Tire & Rubber Products Between 2015 And 2020
Figure 34 China is Expected to Dominate the Zinc Oxide Market Globally Between 2015 & 2020
Figure 35 Companies Adopted Capacity Expansion as the Key Growth Strategy Between 2012 and 2015
Figure 36 Top Companies Adopted Partnership & Collaboration as the Key Growth Strategy Between 2012 and 2015
Figure 37 Market Evaluation Framework–Partnership & Collaboration Fueled Growth Between 2012 & 2015
Figure 38 Partnership & Collaboration: Most Popular Growth Strategy Between 2012 & 2015
Figure 39 Regional Revenue Mix of the Top 5 Market Players
Figure 40 U.S. Zinc: SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 Horsehead Corporation : SWOT Analysis
Figure 42 Umicore SA: Company Snapshot
Figure 43 Umicore SA: SWOT Analysis
Figure 44 G.H. Chemicals Limited: SWOT Analysis
Figure 45 Hindustan Zinc Limited: Company Snapshot
Figure 46 Hindustan Zinc Limited: SWOT Analysis
Figure 47 Akrochem Corporation: SWOT Analysis

Rubber, ceramics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetic & personal care, agricultural, and others are the key applications of zinc oxide. Among these rubber is expected to remain the dominant application of zinc oxide with its steady growth. The zinc oxide market is expected to grow at a healthy growth rate in next five years driven by the growing sales of tire and other rubber products from automotive industry. Zinc oxide is being used in various applications in the last few years and the demand is expected to increase in emerging applications, such as electronics and semiconductors.

The market size of zinc oxide in terms of value is projected to reach USD 4,184.5 Million by 2020, and the global market size for zinc oxide is projected to register a CAGR of 6.0% between 2015 to 2020.

Globally, Asia-Pacific accounted for the largest share of the zinc oxide market in 2014, followed by North America and Europe. China was the single largest market globally which accounted for more than 30% of the global demand in 2014. The U.S. and other Asia-Pacific countries, such as India and Japan have also accounted for a significant share of zinc oxide market.

Partnership & collaboration and capacity expansion are the key strategies on which market players are concentrating on. Companies operating in the zinc oxide market are also focusing on new product development and agreement to tap the opportunities in applications, such as electronics, solar energy, surface coatings, and pharmaceuticals.

Key players of zinc oxide in North America include U.S. Zinc (U.S.), Horsehead Corporation (U.S.), American Chemet Corporation (U.S.), GH Chemicals Limited (Canada), and Zinc Nacional (Mexico). In Europe, Umicore (Belgium), Grillo Zinc Oxide Ltd. (Germany), Bruggemann Chemical (Germany), Mario Pilato Blat S.A. (Spain), Hepsen Kimya San. Tic. Ltd. (Turkey) and A-Esse S.P.A. (Italy) are renowned players. Weifang Longda Zinc Industry Co., Ltd. (China), Yongchang Zinc Industry Co., Ltd. (China), Seyang Zinc Technology (Huaian) Co., Ltd. (China), Shijiazhuang Betop Magnesium Zinc Technology Co. Ltd. (China), and Hakusui Chemical Co. Ltd. (Japan) are the key participants in the zinc oxide market in Asia-Pacific.

Zinc Oxide Market

The zinc oxide market will be driven by execution of high research activities to develop new products. However, slow growth in end-user industries hampered by slow economic growth and new rubber standard adopted in China are identified as the key restraining factors for this market.

The report analyzes the market on the basis of market reach of each application in each major region and country. It also covers the market behavior of leading producers, key developments, and strategies implemented to sustain in this market.

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