Global Cement Additives Market: Snapshot
Cement additives are referred to as the chemical formulations that are added to concrete or cement in small amount in order to meet the requirements related to aesthetic and functional aspects of residential and commercial structures. These additives have applications in several commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. The key benefit of using cement additives are decreased use of different chemicals along with water, improved properties of cement, chemical resistance, color, and strength. The global market for cement additives can be classified into fiber additives, chemical additives, and mineral additives. Fiber additives comprise steel and synthetic fibers, while mineral additives comprise rice husk ash, fly ash, and silica slag. On the other hand chemical additives comprise waterproofing admixtures, retarding agents, super-plasticizers, and normal plasticizers.
The report is an enquiry in the growth of the global cement additives market over the last few years and in the upcoming years. The market research study further reasons out the causes of the alterations in the market worldwide. It performs this task by presenting a valuation of the dynamics and the trends ubiquitous from the last few years and the ones that are likely to keep hold of a strong presence during the forecast period. The Porter’s five forces analysis has been taken into consideration by the analysts to offer a clear view of the vendor landscape to the readers. Mergers, agreements, acquisitions, and other partnerships have also been highlighted in the market research report. The study also delves into the working of several major companies along with information on their products, strategies, and shares in question.
Global Cement Additives Market: Trends and Opportunities
The global market for cement additives is likely to expand at a substantial rate over the coming years. One of the primary driving factors of the market is the growing global construction industry. Savings in terms of cost of labor, reduced construction time, low water usage, and enhanced construction quality are further expected to bode well for the growth of the global cement additives market. Rising construction activities in emerging economies such as Vietnam, China, and India is increasing the consumption of cement, thus contributing towards the growing demand for cement additives. Shift of preferences of consumers towards high-quality and improves cement are likely to boost the consumption of advanced cement additives over the coming years. However, the growth of the market is likely to be restrained by the stringent government regulations imposed on the use of harmful chemicals in cement. The dearth of awareness regarding cement additives in the unorganized sector of building developers and rising prices of additives are further expected to inhibit the growth of the market.
Global Cement Additives Market: Regional Outlook
Region-wise, Asia Pacific emerged as the leading region and is mostly ruled by the Chinese market. The growing infrastructural development in emerging economies in Asia Pacific is anticipated to magnify the demand for cement in the near future, thus aiding the growth of the cement additives market in return.
Global Cement Additives Market: Competitive Landscape
The leading vendors in the market are USG Corporation, W.R. Grace & Co., AkzoNobel NV,Dow Chemical, Sika AG, and BASF SE.
Major geographies analyzed under this research report are:
- North America
- Rest of the World
This report gives you access to decisive data such as:
- Market growth drivers
- Factors limiting market growth
- Current market trends
- Market structure
- Market projections for the coming years
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- An analysis of strategies of major competitors
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- Detailed analyses of industry trends
- A well-defined technological growth map with an impact-analysis
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