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The Brazilian Kaolin Mining Industry to 2015: Market Profile Product Image

The Brazilian Kaolin Mining Industry to 2015: Market Profile

  • ID: 2100385
  • March 2012
  • Region: Brazil
  • 83 pages
  • BRICdata

The report provides top-level market analysis, information and insights on the kaolin mining industry in Brazil, including:
- A description on kaolin mining industry
- Details of top companies active across the kaolin mining industry
- Emerging trends and opportunities in the kaolin mining industry

Summary

Brazil is ranked Xth among the leading producers of Kaolin globally. With a production of XX million tons in 2010, the nation accounts for XX% of the global production. USA is the largest producer with XX% share in the global kaolin production market. Brazil accounts for XX% of the kaolin reserves with USA, Brazil, Ukraine and India holding a combined share of XX% of the kaolin reserves worldwide. Brazil has high quality kaolin reserves, and it is used in the production of specialty paper. The country exported XX million tons of kaolin in 2010 with Belgium standing as a major importer. Kaolin prices have been pretty stable in the past decade with the value ranging from US$XXX- US$XXX per ton during the period 2001- 2010. Kaolin is also used in production of white ceramic (vases in general, porcelain, etc).

Scope

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1 Executive Summary
2 Mining Industry Outlook in the Country
3 Mining Industry Key Trends, Drivers and Challenges
3.1 Key Trends and Drivers
3.2 Challenges
3.2.1 Other Challenges
4 Regulatory framework
4.1 New Mining Bills under Consideration
4.2 Fiscal Regime for Mining Industry
4.3 Licensing Round
4.3.1 Environmental License
5 Industry Structure and Dynamics
5.1 Five Forces Analysis: Metallic Minerals
5.1.1 Bargaining power of supplier: medium to high
5.1.2 Bargaining power of buyer: low to medium
5.1.3 Barrier to entry: low to medium
5.1.4 Intensity of rivalry: low to medium
5.1.5 Threat of substitution: Low
5.2 Five Forces Analysis: Non-Metallic Minerals
5.2.1 Bargaining power of supplier: medium to high
5.2.2 Bargaining power of buyer: low to medium
5.2.3 Barrier to entry: low to medium
5.2.4 Intensity of rivalry: low
5.2.5 Threat of substitution: low
5.3 Five Forces Analysis: Mining Equipment
5.3.1 Bargaining power of supplier: low to medium
5.3.2 Bargaining power of buyer: medium
5.3.3 Barrier to entry: medium to high
5.3.4 Intensity of rivalry: high
5.3.5 Threat of substitution: low to medium
6 Kaolin
6.1 Overview of Kaolin Industry
6.2 Reserves, Production, Consumption
6.2.1 Total reserves
6.2.2 Total production
6.2.3 Total consumption
6.3 Imports and Exports
6.3.1 Kaolin import- export
6.3.2 Import and export destination
6.4 Mines in Country
6.5 News and Deals
6.6 Competitive Landscape
7 Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights
7.1 Competitive Landscape: Overview
7.2 Key Companies
7.2.1 Vale S.A.: overview
7.2.2 Vale S.A.: recent announcements and strategic initiatives
7.2.3 Vale S.A.: products and services
7.2.4 Vale S.A.: alliances
7.2.5 Vale S.A.: recent contract wins
7.2.6 Vale S.A.: financial analysis
7.2.7 Atlas Copco AB.: overview
7.2.8 Atlas Copco AB.: recent announcements and strategic initiatives
7.2.9 Atlas Copco AB.: products and services
7.2.10 Atlas Copco AB: alliances
7.2.11 Atlas Copco AB.: recent contract wins
7.2.12 Atlas Copco AB.: financial analysis
7.2.13 Caterpillar Inc.: overview
7.2.14 Caterpillar Inc.: recent announcements and strategic initiatives
7.2.15 Caterpillar Inc.: products and services
7.2.16 Caterpillar Inc.: alliances
7.2.17 Caterpillar Inc.: recent contract wins
7.2.18 Caterpillar Inc.: financial analysis
7.2.19 Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC: overview
7.2.20 Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC: recent announcements and strategic initiatives
7.2.21 Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC: products and services
7.2.22 Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC: alliances
7.2.23 Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC: recent contract wins
7.2.24 Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC: financial analysis
7.2.25 Komatsu Mitsui Maquinarias Peru S.A.: overview
7.2.26 Komatsu Mitsui Maquinarias Peru S.A.: recent announcements and strategic initiatives
7.2.27 Komatsu Mitsui Maquinarias Peru S.A.: products and services
7.2.28 Komatsu Mitsui Maquinarias Peru S.A.: alliances
7.2.29 Komatsu Mitsui Maquinarias Peru S.A.: recent contract wins
7.2.30 Komatsu Mitsui Maquinarias Peru S.A.: financial analysis
8 Business Environment and Country Risk
8.1 Business Confidence
8.1.1 Business confidence monitor
8.2 FDI Inflows by Sector
8.3 Economic Performance
8.3.1 GDP at constant prices (base year 1999–2000)
8.3.2 GDP per capita at constant prices (base year 1999-2000)
8.3.3 GDP Split by Key Segments
8.4 Inflation
8.4.1 Exchange rate US$-BRL (annual average)
8.5 Infrastructure Quality and Availability
8.5.1 Transport – total airports
8.5.2 Transport - passenger car penetration
8.5.3 Healthcare - healthcare expenditure per capita
8.5.4 Communication - total internet subscribers
8.5.5 Communication - broadband internet subscribers
8.5.6 Communication - personal computer penetration
8.5.7 Communication – mobile phone penetration rate
8.6 Labor Force
8.7 Demographic & Social Statistics
8.7.1 Annual disposable income
8.7.2 Annual per capita disposable income
8.7.3 Annual consumer expenditure on food
8.7.4 Annual per capita consumer expenditure on food
8.7.5 Urban and rural population
8.7.6 Population by gender
8.7.7 Age distribution – total population
8.7.8 No. of households
8.8 Political and Social Risk
8.8.1 Political stability
8.8.2 Terrorism index
8.8.3 Transparency index
9 Appendix
9.1 About BRIC Data
9.1.1 Our Areas of Expertise
9.1.2 Secondary research
9.1.3 Primary Research
9.1.4 Conventions
9.2 Definitions
9.3 Disclaimer

List of Tables
Table 1: Brazil Mineral Production Volume (Million Tons), 2006–2010
Table 2: Brazil mineral Production Volume (Million Tons), 2011–2015
Table 3: Brazil Mining Industry Production Volume (% Sub Category), 2010 and 2015
Table 4: Brazil Mineral Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2006–2010
Table 5: Brazil Mineral Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2011–2015
Table 6: Brazil Mining Industry Consumption Volume (% Sub Category), 2010 and 2015
Table 7: Brazil Kaolin Production Volume (Million Tons), 2006–2010
Table 8: Brazil Kaolin Production Volume (Million Tons), 2011–2015
Table 9: Brazil Kaolin Production Market Size (BRL Million), 2006–2010
Table 10: Brazil Kaolin Production Market Size (US$ Million), 2006–2010
Table 11: Brazil Kaolin Production Market Size (BRL Million), 2011–2015
Table 12: Brazil Kaolin Production Market Size (US$ Million), 2011–2015
Table 13: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2006–2010
Table 14: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2011–2015
Table 15: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Market Size (BRL Million), 2006–2010
Table 16: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Market Size (US$ Million), 2006–2010
Table 17: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Market Size (BRL Million), 2011–2015
Table 18: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Market Size (US$ Million), 2011–2015
Table 19: Brazil Kaolin Import Volume (Thousand Tons), 2006–2010
Table 20: Brazil Kaolin Import Volume (Thousand Tons), 2011–2015
Table 21: Brazil Kaolin Import Market Size (BRL Million), 2006–2010
Table 22: Brazil Kaolin Import Market Size (US$ Million), 2006–2010
Table 23: Brazil Kaolin Import Market Size (BRL Million), 2011–2015
Table 24: Brazil Kaolin Import Market Size (US$ Million), 2011–2015
Table 25: Brazil Kaolin Export Volume (Million Tons), 2006–2010
Table 26: Brazil Kaolin Export Volume (Million Tons), 2011–2015
Table 27: Brazil Kaolin Export Market Size (BRL Million), 2006–2010
Table 28: Brazil Kaolin Export Market Size (US$ Million), 2006–2010
Table 29: Brazil Kaolin Export Market Size (BRL Million), 2011–2015
Table 30: Brazil Kaolin Export Market Size (US$ Million), 2011–2015
Table 31 Vale S.A. – Financial Analysis, (US$ Million), 2006–2010
Table 32: Atlas Copco AB. – Financial Analysis, (US$ Million), 2006-2010
Table 33: Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC – Financial Analysis, (US$ Million), 2006–2010
Table 34: Brazil FDI Inflows by Sector (US$ Billion), 2003–2009
Table 35: Brazil GDP Value at Constant Prices (US$ Billion), (Base Year 1999–2000), 2003–2015
Table 36: Brazil GDP Per Capita at Constant Prices (US$), 2003–2015
Table 37: Brazil GDP Split by Key Segments (% of GDP), 2003 Vs 2008
Table 38: Brazil Inflation (%), 2003–2015
Table 39: Brazil Exchange Rate US$-BRL (Annual Average), 2005–2010
Table 40: Passenger Car Penetration in Brazil (per 1000 people), 2003–2015
Table 41: Per Capita Healthcare Expenditure in the Brazil (US$), 2003–2015
Table 42: Internet Subscribers in Brazil (Million), 2003–2015
Table 43: Broadband Internet Subscribers in Brazil (Million), 2003–2015
Table 44: Personal Computer Usage in Brazil (per 100 people), 2003–2015
Table 45: Mobile Phone Penetration in Brazil (per 100 people), 2003–2015
Table 46: Size of Labor Force in Brazil (in 15–59 Age Group, Million), 2003–2015
Table 47: Brazil Annual Disposable Income (US$ Billion), 2003–2015
Table 48: Brazil Annual Per Capita Disposable Income (US$ Billion), 2003–2015
Table 49: Brazil Consumer Expenditure on Food (US$ Billion), 2003–2015
Table 50: Brazil Annual Per Capita Consumer Expenditure on Food, (US$) 2003–2015
Table 51: Brazil Urban and Rural Population (%), 2003–2015
Table 52: Brazil Female and Male as % Population, 2003–2015
Table 53: Brazil Age Population Distribution (Million), 2003–2014
Table 54: No. of Households (Million) in Brazil, 2003–2015

List of Figures
Figure 1: Brazil Mineral Production Volume (Million Tons), 2006-2010
Figure 2: Brazil mineral Production Volume (Million Tons), 2011-2015
Figure 3: Brazil Mining Industry Production Volume (% Sub Category), 2010 and 2015
Figure 4: Brazil Mineral Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2006-2010
Figure 5: Brazil Mineral Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2011-2015
Figure 6 Brazil Mining Industry Consumption Volume (% Sub Category), 2010 and 2015
Figure 7: Brazilian Mining Industry Dynamics - Metallic Minerals
Figure 8: Brazilian Mining Industry Dynamics - Non Metallic Minerals
Figure 9: Brazilian Mining Industry Dynamics - Mining Equipment
Figure 10: Brazil Kaolin Production Volume (Million Tons), 2006-2010
Figure 11: Brazil Kaolin Production Volume (Million Tons), 2011-2015
Figure 12: Brazil Kaolin Production Market Size (BRL Million), 2006-2010
Figure 13: Brazil Kaolin Production Market Size (BRL Million), 2011-2015
Figure 14: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2006-2010
Figure 15: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Volume (Million Tons), 2011-2015
Figure 16: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Market Size (BRL Million), 2006-2010
Figure 17: Brazil Kaolin Consumption Market Size (BRL Million), 2011-2015
Figure 18: Brazil Kaolin Import Volume (Thousand Tons), 2006-2010
Figure 19: Brazil Kaolin Import Volume (Thousand Tons), 2011-2015
Figure 20: Brazil Kaolin Import Market Size (BRL Million), 2006-2010
Figure 21: Brazil Kaolin Import Market Size (BRL Million), 2011-2015
Figure 22: Brazil Kaolin Export Volume (Million Tons), 2006-2010
Figure 23: Brazil Kaolin Export Volume (Million Tons), 2011-2015
Figure 24: Brazil Kaolin Export Market Size (BRL Million), 2006-2010
Figure 25: Brazil Kaolin Export Market Size (BRL Million), 2011-2015
Figure 26: Brazil Kaolin Imports Sources, 2010
Figure 27: Brazil Kaolin Export Destination, 2010
Figure 28: Vale S.A. - Revenue and Operating profit, (US$ Million), 2006-2010
Figure 29: Atlas Copco AB. - Revenue and Operating Profit, (US$ Million), 2006-2010
Figure 30: Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LLC - Revenue and Operating Profit, (US$ Million), 2006-2010
Figure 31: Brazil Business Confidence Index, 2005-2009
Figure 32:Brazil FDI Inflows by Sector (US$ Billion), 2003-2009
Figure 33:Brazil GDP Value at Constant Prices (US$ Billion), (Base Year 1999-2000), 2003-2015
Figure 34:Brazil GDP Per Capita at Constant Prices (US$), 2003-2015F
Figure 35:Brazil GDP Split by Key Segments (% of GDP), 2003 Vs 2008
Figure 36:Brazil Inflation (%), 2003-2015
Figure 37:Brazil Exchange Rate US$-BRL (Annual Average), 2005-2010
Figure 38: Number of Airports in Brazil, 2009
Figure 39:Passenger Car Penetration in Brazil (per 1000 people), 2003-2015
Figure 40:Per Capita Healthcare Expenditure in the Brazil (US$), 2003-2015
Figure 41:Internet Subscribers in Brazil (Million), 2003-2015
Figure 42:Broadband Internet Subscribers in Brazil (Million), 2003-2015
Figure 43:Personal Computer Usage in Brazil (per 100 people), 2003-2015
Figure 44:Mobile Phone Penetration in Brazil (%), 2003-2015
Figure 45:Size of Labor Force in Brazil (in 15-59 Age Group, Million), 2003-2015
Figure 46:Brazil Annual Disposable Income (US$ Billion), 2003-2015
Figure 47:Brazil Annual Per Capita Disposable Income (US$ Billion), 2003-2015
Figure 48:Brazil Consumer Expenditure on Food (US$ Billion), 2003-2015
Figure 49:Brazil Annual Per Capita Consumer Expenditure on Food, (US$) 2003-2015
Figure 50:Brazil Urban and Rural Population (%), 2003-2015
Figure 51:Brazil Female and Male as % Population, 2003-2015
Figure 52:Brazil Age Population Distribution (%), 2003-2015
Figure 53:No. of Households (Million) in Brazil, 2003-2015
Figure 54:Global Terrorism Heat Map, 2009
Figure 55:Brazil Transparency Index, 2003-2009

Brazil is ranked Xth among the leading producers of Kaolin globally. With a production of XX million tons in 2010, the nation accounts for XX% of the global production. USA is the largest producer with XX% share in the global kaolin production market. Brazil accounts for XX% of the kaolin reserves with USA, Brazil, Ukraine and India holding a combined share of XX% of the kaolin reserves worldwide. Brazil has high quality kaolin reserves, and it is used in the production of specialty paper. The country exported XX million tons of kaolin in 2010 with Belgium standing as a major importer. Kaolin prices have been pretty stable in the past decade with the value ranging from US$XXX- US$XXX per ton during the period 2001- 2010. Kaolin is also used in production of white ceramic (vases in general, porcelain, etc).

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