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Base Metals in the United States

  • Published: April 2011
  • Region: United States
  • 44 pages
  • Datamonitor

Introduction

Base Metals in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2006-10, and forecast to 2015). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States base metals market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

-The base metals market consists of lead, zinc, copper, nickel, and tin. Volumes are annual mine production of each metal. Volumes are converted to values using annual average London Metal Exchange (LME) prices for each metal. All currency conversions in this profile were calculated using constant 2010 average exchange rate.

-The US base metals industry had total revenues of $10.8 billion in 2010, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -0.5% for the period spanning 2006-2010.

-Industry production volumes decreased with a CARC of -1.7% READ MORE >

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
MARKET OVERVIEW
Market definition
Research highlights
Market analysis
MARKET VALUE
MARKET VOLUME
MARKET SEGMENTATION I
MARKET SEGMENTATION II
FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Substitutes
Rivalry
LEADING COMPANIES
Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
Nyrstar NV
Rio Tinto
Teck Resources Limited
MARKET FORECASTS
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS
APPENDIX
Methodology
Industry associations
Related Datamonitor research
Disclaimer
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LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: United States base metals market value: $ million, 2006–10
Table 2: United States base metals market volume: thousand metric ton, 2006–10
Table 3: United States base metals market segmentation I:% share, by value, 2010
Table 4: United States base metals market segmentation II: % share, by value, 2010
Table 5: Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.: key facts
Table 6: Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 7: Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 8: Nyrstar NV: key facts
Table 9: Rio Tinto: key facts
Table 10: Rio Tinto: key financials ($)
Table 11: Rio Tinto: key financial ratios
Table 12: Teck Resources Limited: key facts
Table 13: Teck Resources Limited: key financials ($)
Table 14: Teck Resources Limited: key financials (C$)
Table 15: Teck Resources Limited: key financial ratios
Table 16: United States base metals market value forecast: $ million, 2010–15
Table 17: United States base metals market volume forecast: thousand metric ton, 2010–15
Table 18: United States size of population (million), 2006–10
Table 19: United States GDP (constant 2000 prices, $ billion), 2006–10
Table 20: United States GDP (current prices, $ billion), 2006–10
Table 21: United States inflation, 2006–10
Table 22: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2006–10
Table 23: United States exchange rate, 2006–10

LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: United States base metals market value: $ million, 2006–10
Figure 2: United States base metals market volume: thousand metric ton, 2006–10
Figure 3: United States base metals market segmentation I:% share, by value, 2010
Figure 4: United States base metals market segmentation II: % share, by value, 2010
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the base metals market in the United States, 2010
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the base metals market in the United States, 2010
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the base metals market in the United States, 2010
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the base metals market in the United States, 2010
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the base metals market in the United States, 2010
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the base metals market in the United States, 2010
Figure 11: Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: Rio Tinto: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Rio Tinto: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Teck Resources Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Teck Resources Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: United States base metals market value forecast: $ million, 2010–15
Figure 18: United States base metals market volume forecast: thousand metric ton, 2010–15

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