Global Bentonite, Fuller’s Earth & Allied Clays Market to Reach 19.5 Million Tons by the Year 2027
Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Bentonite, Fuller’s Earth & Allied Clays estimated at 17.5 Million Tons in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of 19.5 Million Tons by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 1.5% over the analysis period 2020-2027.Bentonite, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to grow at a 2.6% CAGR to reach 2.9 Million Tons by the end of the analysis period.After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Kaolin segment is readjusted to a revised 0.7% CAGR for the next 7-year period. This segment currently accounts for a 26.6% share of the global Bentonite, Fuller’s Earth & Allied Clays market.
The U.S. Accounts for Over 27.1% of Global Market Size in 2020, While China is Forecast to Grow at a 3.1% CAGR for the Period of 2020-2027
The Bentonite, Fuller’s Earth & Allied Clays market in the U.S. is estimated at 4.7 Million Tons in the year 2020. The country currently accounts for a 27.09% share in the global market. China, the world second largest economy, is forecast to reach an estimated market size of 3.7 Million Tons in the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 3.2% through 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 0.1% and 1% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 0.5% CAGR while Rest of European market (as defined in the study) will reach 3.7 Million Tons by the year 2027.
Fullers Earth Segment Corners a 5% Share in 2020
In the global Fullers Earth segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 1.1% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of 663.1 Thousand Tons in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of 714.7 Thousand Tons by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach 2.6 Million Tons by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 2% CAGR through the analysis period. We bring years of research experience to this 19th edition of our report. The 293-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.
-Competitors identified in this market include, among others,
- Clariant International Ltd.
- Laviosa Minerals SpA
- LKAB Minerals AB
- TOLSA SA (TOLSA Group)