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Metal Stampings, Forgings and Castings - Global Strategic Business Report

  • Published: March 2012
  • Region: Global
  • 1253 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Metal Stampings, Forgings, and Castings in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, & Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, & High Alloy Steel Castings, & Other Alloy Steel Castings) and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings ( Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, ZincCastings, & Miscellaneous Castings). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 1505 companies including many key and niche players such as Alcoa Inc., American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc., Amtek Engineering Ltd., Anchor Lamina, Inc., Bharat Forge Limited, Doncasters PLC, Georg Fischer Ltd., Hayes Lemmerz International, Inc., Magna International, Inc., Meridian Technologies, Inc., Metaldyne Corporation, Precision READ MORE >

METAL STAMPINGS, FORGINGS, AND CASTINGS

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Product Segments I-4
Metal Stampings I-4
Metal Forgings I-4
Metal Castings I-4

II. Executive Summary

1. MARKET OVERVIEW & ANALYSIS II-1
A Prelude II-1
Recession Induced Market Scenario II-1
Impact of Recession II-1
The World Beyond the Recession II-2
Market Trends & Issues II-3
Shift Towards Light Metals II-3
Use Of Lower Grade Steels II-3
Steel Wins Over Aluminium II-3
Employing Environmental Friendly Practices II-4
Aluminium Components Counter balances Heavy Components II-4
Limited Success of Traditional Design Principles II-4
Smaller Lots Production Demand Reduction in Die Costs II-4
Extended Die Life, Decentralized Structure to Achieve Cost
Reduction II-5
Significant Capital Investments II-5
Sophistication Leads to Change in Labor Reforms II-5
Key Statistics: II-6
Table 1: World Metal Casting Market (2010): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Production Volume by Region (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6

Table 2: Worldwide Number of Operating Metalcasting
Facilities (2008): Breakdown by Type and Select Country
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7

Table 3: Global Casting Production (2008): Breakdown of
Production Volume by Select Country and Metal Type (In 000
metric tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

2. METALWORKING INDUSTRY - AN OVERVIEW II-9
Metal Stampings II-9
Automotive Stampings Industry - An Overview II-9
Increasing Outsourcing - Who is Benefiting? II-9
Iron & Steel Dominates the Market II-10
Metal Forgings II-10
Key Challenges in Forging Industry II-11
Technological Trends II-12
Forgings Production Process - A Review II-12
Forging Processes II-12
Impression Die-Forging II-12
Cold, Warm & Hot Forging II-12
Open Die Forging II-13
Ring Roll Forging II-13
Metal Castings II-13
List of Metal Casting Processes II-13
A Lookout on Major Metal Casting Processes II-14
Sand Casting II-14
Green Sand Casting II-14
Chemically Bound Sand Casting II-15
Permanent Mold Casting II-15
Plaster Mold Casting II-15
Die-Casting II-15
Waste Products of Metal Casting Industry II-16
Production Process II-16
Environment Profile II-17
A Glance at Select Metal Castings II-17
Malleable Iron Casting II-17
Steel II-18
Aluminum II-19
Recycling of Aluminum - An Overview II-20
Growing Usage Demands Effective Sorting Process II-20
Magnesium II-21
Blooming Market For Magnesium Die-Castings II-21
Magnesium Alloys - A Chronology of Research and Development
Efforts II-21
R & D Efforts Promise a Bright Future for Magnesium Castings II-22
Zinc Castings II-22
Other Materials II-23
Permanent Mold Casting of Copper Alloys II-23
A Review of Metal Castings Market II-24
Historic Perspective II-24
Industry Scenario II-24
Applications of Castings II-25
Automotive Industry - Major End-Use Market II-25
Few Countries Dominate the Market II-26

3. TECHNOLOGICAL TRENDS II-27
A New Approach to Semi-Solid Metal (SSM) Casting II-27
Finite-Element Analysis (FEA) II-27
Brush-based Active Robotic Deburring (BARD) II-27
Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) II-28
Statistical Process Control (SPC) II-28
Direct Shell Production Casting (DSPC) II-28
Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI) II-28
New Technology from Georg Fischer II-28
New Casting-Cleaning System from Seghers Keppel II-29
Lost Foam Casting - No Longer Ignored II-29
Natural Aging Aluminum Cast Alloys II-29

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-30
Superior Industries Acquires Stake in Synergies Castings II-30
Harvey Industries Acquires Former Subsidiary of Hayes Lemmerz
International II-30
Enkei Castalloy to Take Over Business and Assets of Two Companies II-30
Kinetic Die Casting Takes Over Coast Die Casting II-30
HA International Takes Over Wedron Flux Product Range from
Black Lab II-30
Alcoa Divests ATPE to BDW Technologies II-31
Southern Ispat and Energy Take Over New Tech Forge II-31
Norcast Wear Acquires Swanmet Assets and Norcast Castings II-31
Grede Foundries Merges with Citation to Form Grede Holdings II-31
Pace Industries Takes Over Del Mar Industries Zinc Die
Casting Business II-31
3D Systems Takes Over Moeller Design & Development II-32
3D Systems Takes Over Protometal and CEP II-32
Rio Tinto Alcan to invest at Aluminum Casting Operation II-32
Ashland Signs Contractual Agreement with Sud-Chemie II-32
Revstone Industries Acquires Kaiser Aluminum Forged Metals Plant II-33
U.S. Foundry & Manufacturing Takes Over TRW Warrenton Casting
Center II-33
URV USA to Establish New Foundry II-33
Ahresty Inks Investment Agreement with Administrative
Committee of Hefei II-34
BHEL Inks Technology Transfer Pact with Sheffield Forgemasters II-34
Batesville Tool & Die to Expand Facility II-34
Reedplate Investments Acquires Die & Pressure Castings II-34
Twin City Die Castings Forms Joint Venture with CRP India II-35
Ashley Alteams India Private Limited Establishes Manufacturing
Facility II-35
Oshkosh and ECK Industries Joins University of Wisconsin-Madison II-35
Tayo Rolls Establishes Integrated Facility II-36
Nuclear Power Corporation Inks Joint Venture Agreement with
Larsen & Toubro II-36
ProMetal RCT Establishes New Unit II-36
Thresher Industries Purchases Stahl Self-Pouring Autocast Machine II-36
General Motors Invests to Refurbish Facilities II-37
Samco Metals and Alloys to Establish Alloy Steel Castings
Facility II-37
Aerocast International Inks Agreement with Sikorsky Aircraft II-37
Grede Foundries to Cease Two Facilities II-37
North River Capital Purchases Wayne Manufacturing Corporation II-38
Precision Castparts to Purchase Carlton Forge Works II-38
Daye Special Steel to Invest in Steel Forging Project II-38
Aerocast International Bags Contract from Sikorsky Aircraft II-38
Cerion Acquires Several Companies II-39
Cerion Purchases Diecasting Facilities of Contech II-39
Quickparts to Offer Metal Castings II-39
General Motors to Close Facilities II-39
Detroit Tool Metal Products Spins-Off Facility at Fort Madison II-39
Contech to Divest Steel Forging Plant II-39
Citation Takes Over Blackhawk Foundry & Machining Company II-40
JD Norman de Mexico Acquires HSM Industries Assets II-40
Continental Casting Takes Over Intermet Plants in Palmyra and
Monroe City II-40
Hephaestus Holdings Snaps Up FormTech Industries II-41
3D Systems Takes Over Acu-Cast Technologies II-41
Interplex Soprec Buys IMTEC Besançons Assets II-41
Waukesha Tool & Stamping Snaps Up Parkview Metal Products II-41
Louisville Forge and Aichi USA Merge II-42
Titagarh Wagons to Merge with Titagarh Steel II-42
Citation Takes Over Foseco-Morval II-42
Innovative Medical Device Solutions Snaps Up Cencast II-42
Autosplice Takes Over Versatile Engineering Company II-43
Aesir Metals Establishes New Facility II-43
Cretex Companies Takes Over Meier Tool & Engineering II-43
Bharat Heavy Electricals Signs Trading Agreement with
Sheffield Forgemasters II-43
Alcast and Stahl Specialty Enter into Strategic Alliance II-44
AREVA and Bharat Forge to Establish a Joint Venture II-44
GF Automotive Commences Production of its Iron Foundry in China II-44
GF Automotive to Shift its Pressure Casting Facility from its
Canadian site to China II-45
Compass Automotive Group Takes Over Aluminum Die Casting as
well as Machining Business of Citation Corporation II-45
Sumitomo Metal Industries and Amtek Auto to Form Joint Venture II-45
IBC Advanced Alloys Takes Over Specialloy Copper Alloys II-45
Interplex Daystar Takes Over Assets of Pylon Tool II-46
Fort Wayne Foundry to Shut down its Casting Facility II-46
Neenah Enterprises to Close Gregg Industries II-46
TRW Automotive to Shut down its Metalcasting Facility II-46
Wescast Industries to Shutdown Metalcasting Facility II-47
Superior Industries International to Shut down its
Metalcasting Facility II-47
Modern Equipment and Støtek Enter into an Alliance II-47
Quickparts to Use Plaster Molding Metalcasting Process II-47
Columbus McKinnon to Expand Dixie Industries II-48
Cosma International to Takeover Sub-assembly and Stamping
Facility of Ogihara America Corporation II-48
Georg Fischer to Divest its Entire Stake in Georg Fischer
Verkehrstechnik to SAF-HOLLAND II-48
Alcoa Automotive Wheels to Supply Forged Aluminum Wheels to
General Motors II-49
Special Steel Group Acquires Hillfoot Steel Forge II-49
Chen-Tech Industries Merges with Ladish Forging II-49
Ellwood Group Acquires Interstate Southwest II-49
FATA Automation Takes Over FATA Aluminium II-50
Metal Technologies Shuts Down its Gray Iron Metalcasting Plant II-50
Wisconsin Die Casting Shuts Down II-50
FSI Group Closes its Machining and Metalcasting Company II-50
Metaldyne to Shut down its Facility in Illinois II-51
MetalTek International Takes Over Meighs Castings II-51
Thresher Industries to Buy Diecasting Machines for Capacity
Expansion II-51
SAT and Interplex Industries Establish a Joint Venture II-52
Wescast Industries Establishes a New Metalcasting and
Machinery Unit in China II-52
ThyssenKrupp Starts Operations of its New Facility II-52
Ross Aluminum Castings Enhances its Manufacturing Capacity II-52
Danko Arlington Spreads Out its Operations II-53
Monomoy Capital Partners Takes Over Kurdziel Industries II-53
China Holdings Acquisition to Takeover Bright World Precision
Machinery II-53
Sud-Chemie and Ashland to Establish a Joint Venture II-54
BTD Manufacturing Takes Over Miller Welding & Iron Works II-54
Aalberts Industries Takes Over Cotterlaz II-54
Ice Industries Affiliate Acquires Assets of Ronfeldt Associates II-55
International Beryllium Takes Over Nonferrous Products II-55
Bradken Takes Over the Outstanding Interest in AmeriCast
Technologies II-55
Riverside Europe Fund III Takes Over Mekoteknik II-55
Protostar Equity Advisors Takes Over BP Metals II-55
Pritzker Group Takes Over Signicast II-56
Connell Takes Over Dayton Progress II-56
Orix Finance and AIG Global Investment Group Takeover AZ
Automotive II-56
TMB Industries Acquires Prospect Foundry II-56

5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-57
Alcoa Inc. (USA) II-57
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (USA) II-57
Amtek Engineering Ltd. (Singapore) II-57
Anchor Lamina Inc. (USA) II-58
Bharat Forge Limited (INDIA) II-58
Doncasters PLC (UK) II-58
Georg Fischer Ltd. (Switzerland) II-58
Hayes Lemmerz International Inc. (USA) II-59
Magna International Inc. (Canada) II-59
Meridian Technologies Inc. (Canada) II-59
Metaldyne Corporation (USA) II-60
Precision Castparts Corp. (USA) II-60
Wyman-Gordon (Subsidiary of Precision Castparts) II-60
Revstone Industries, LLC (USA) II-61
SeAH Besteel Corporation (South Korea) II-61
Shiloh Industries Inc. (USA) II-61
Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd. (Japan) II-61
ThyssenKrupp AG (Germany) II-61
Tower International (USA) II-62
voestalpine AG (Austria) II-62
Worthington Industries Inc. (USA) II-62

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-63
Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, and Castings by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-63

Table 5: World Historic Review for Metal Stampings, Forgings,
and Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-64

Table 6: World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, and Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-65

Table 7: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-66

Table 8: World Historic Review for Metal Stampings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-67

Table 9: World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68

Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Forgings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-69

Table 11: World Historic Review for Metal Forgings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-70

Table 12: World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Forgings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-71

Table 13: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Iron & Steel Forgings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-72

Table 14: World Historic Review for Iron & Steel Forgings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-73

Table 15: World 15-Year Perspective for Iron & Steel Forgings
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-74

Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Non-Ferrous Forgings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75

Table 17: World Historic Review for Non-Ferrous Forgings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-76

Table 18: World 15-Year Perspective for Non-Ferrous Forgings
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-77

Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ferro-Alloy Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78

Table 20: World Historic Review for Ferro-Alloy Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-79

Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for Ferro-Alloy Castings
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80

Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Gray Iron Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

Table 23: World Historic Review for Gray Iron Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-82

Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for Gray Iron Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83

Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ductile Iron Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-84

Table 26: World Historic Review for Ductile Iron Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-85

Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Ductile Iron Castings
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86

Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Malleable Iron Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-87

Table 29: World Historic Review for Malleable Iron Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-88

Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Malleable Iron
Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-89

Table 31: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Carbon Steel Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-90

Table 32: World Historic Review for Carbon Steel Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-91

Table 33: World 15-Year Perspective for Carbon Steel Castings
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-92

Table 34: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
High Alloy Steel Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-93

Table 35: World Historic Review for High Alloy Steel Castings
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-94

Table 36: World 15-Year Perspective for High Alloy Steel
Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-95

Table 37: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Other Alloy Steel Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-96

Table 38: World Historic Review for Other Alloy Steel Castings
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-97

Table 39: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Alloy Steel
Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-98

Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-99

Table 41: World Historic Review for Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-100

Table 42: World 15-Year Perspective for Non-Ferrous Metal
Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-101

Table 43: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Aluminum Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-102

Table 44: World Historic Review for Aluminum Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-103

Table 45: World 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-104

Table 46: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Copper Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-105

Table 47: World Historic Review for Copper Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-106

Table 48: World 15-Year Perspective for Copper Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-107

Table 49: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Lead Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-108

Table 50: World Historic Review for Lead Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-109

Table 51: World 15-Year Perspective for Lead Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-110

Table 52: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Magnesium Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-111

Table 53: World Historic Review for Magnesium Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-112

Table 54: World 15-Year Perspective for Magnesium Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-113

Table 55: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Zinc Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-114

Table 56: World Historic Review for Zinc Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-115

Table 57: World 15-Year Perspective for Zinc Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-116

Table 58: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Miscellaneous Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-117

Table 59: World Historic Review for Other Castings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-118

Table 60: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Castings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-119

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Metal Casting - A Major Industry in the US III-1
End-Use Markets III-2
Table 61: US Market for Aluminum Castings: Percentage of
Consumption in Light Vehicles by Part for 2000, 2002, 2006
& 2010 for Transmission Case, Cylinder Head, Wheels,
Intake Manifold, Engine Block and Suspension Parts
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3
Automotive Metal Casting Market III-3
Castings - An Integral Part of Vehicle III-3
Evolving Supply Chain III-3
Supply Chain for Casting End-Use in Automotive Market III-4
A Glance at Casting Processes III-4
A Glance at US Forging Industry III-5
Categorization of Forging Companies III-5
Bright Prospects for Forging Industry III-5
B.Market Analytics III-6
Table 62: US Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-6

Table 63: US Historic Review for Metal Stampings, Forgings,
& Castings by Product Category/ Segment - Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 64: US 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-8

2. CANADA III-9
A.Market Analysis III-9
Table 65: Canadian Casting Shipments (2010): Breakdown of
Volume Shipments by Metal Type (In 000MT) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9
B.Market Analytics III-10
Table 66: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 67: Canadian Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 68: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-12

3. JAPAN III-13
A.Market Analysis III-13
Aluminum Usage In Japanese Automotive Industry III-13
B.Market Analytics III-14
Table 69: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 70: Japanese Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 71: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-16

4. EUROPE III-17
A.Market Analysis III-17
Market Overview III-17
Key Statistics III-17
Table 72: Western European Ductile Iron Casting Market
(2007, 2010 & 2015): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume
Shipments by End-Market (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 73: Western European Gray Iron Casting Market (2007,
2010 & 2015): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume
Shipments by End-Market (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 74: Western European Gray Iron & Ductile Iron Casting
Market (2010): Breakdown of Production Volume In 000 MT by
Select Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 75: Eastern European Gray Iron & Ductile Iron Casting
Market (2010): Breakdown of Production Volume In 000 MT by
Select Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19
B.Market Analytics III-20
Table 76: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Geographic
Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest
of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 77: European Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 78: European 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2003,
2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 79: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-
Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings,
Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and
Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 80: European Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

Table 81: European 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-25

4a. FRANCE III-26
A.Market Analysis III-26
Current & Future Analysis III-26
Die Casting in France III-26
Vehicle Manufacturing - Major End-Use Market for Copper Alloys III-26
B.Market Analytics III-27
Table 82: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 83: French Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 84: French 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-29

4b. GERMANY III-30
Market Analytics III-30
Table 85: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-
Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings,
Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and
Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 86: German Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 87: German 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-32

4c. ITALY III-33
Market Analytics III-33
Table 88: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
&Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 89: Italian Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 90: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-FerrousMetal Castings (Aluminum Castings,
Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc
Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-36
Market Analytics III-36
Table 91: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 92: UK Historic Review for Metal Stampings, Forgings,
& Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, MagnesiumCastings,
Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 93: UK 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non- Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-38

4e. SPAIN III-39
Market Analytics III-39
Table 94: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-
Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings,
Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and
Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 95: Spanish Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 96: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41

4f. RUSSIA III-42
A.Market Analysis III-42
Key Statistics: III-42
Table 97: Russian Metal Casting Output (2010): Breakdown of
Production Volume In 000 MT by Metal Type (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42
B.Market Analytics III-43
Table 98: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product
Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron &
Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy
Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron Castings,
Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy
Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings), and
Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 99: Russian Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 100: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non- Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for 2003, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-46
Market Analytics III-46
Table 101: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by
Product Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings
(Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings),
Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron
Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings,
High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings),
and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 102: Rest of European Historic Review for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment-
Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings,
and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 103: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment-
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-48

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-49
A.Market Analysis III-49
Key Statistics III-49
Table 104: Asian Casting Shipments (2010): Breakdown of
Volume Shipments by Select Region & Metal Type (In 000MT)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49
An Overview of Major Regional Markets III-49
China III-49
China Leaves Behind the Rest in Die-Casting III-49
Equipment with Significant Demand in Chinese Castings Market III-50
Cast Pipes: Major End-Use Market for Metal Castings III-50
Taiwan III-51
MIRDC Exploits Magnesium Die-Casting Market III-51
India III-51
Resurgence of Nose-dived Indian Forgings Industry III-51
Imports/Exports III-51
Prosperous Outlook III-52
Sundaram Clayton Limited (India) - A Key Player III-52
B.Market Analytics III-53
Table 105: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by
Product Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings
(Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings),
Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron
Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings,
High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings),
and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 106: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Metal Stampings,
Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment - Metal
Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and
Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 107: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment-
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-55

6. LATIN AMERICA III-56
A.Market Analysis III-56
Key Statistics III-56
Table 108: Latin America Casting Output (2009): Breakdown
of Production Volume by Select Region & Metal Type (In
000MT) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56
B.Market Analytics III-57
Table 109: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by
Product Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings
(Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings),
Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron
Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings,
High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings),
and Non- Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 110: Latin American Historic Review for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment-
Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings,
and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 111: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment-
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-59

7. REST OF WORLD III-60
Market Analytics III-60
Table 112: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Metal Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by
Product Category/Segment - Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings
(Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous Forgings),
Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile Iron
Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel Castings,
High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel Castings),
and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum Castings, Copper
Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings,
and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 113: Rest of World Historic Review for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/ Segment-
Metal Stampings, Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings,
and Non-Ferrous Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron
Castings, Ductile Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings,
Carbon Steel Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other
Alloy Steel Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings
(Aluminum Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings,
Magnesium Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous
Castings) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 114: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Metal
Stampings, Forgings, & Castings by Product Category/Segment-
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Metal Stampings,
Metal Forgings (Iron & Steel Forgings, and Non-Ferrous
Forgings), Ferro-Alloy Castings (Gray Iron Castings, Ductile
Iron Castings, Malleable Iron Castings, Carbon Steel
Castings, High Alloy Steel Castings, and Other Alloy Steel
Castings), and Non-Ferrous Metal Castings (Aluminum
Castings, Copper Castings, Lead Castings, Magnesium
Castings, Zinc Castings, and Miscellaneous Castings) Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-62

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 1505 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 1553)

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Region/Country Players
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The United States 220
Canada 16
Japan 13
Europe 1046
France 79
Germany 188
The United Kingdom 255
Italy 70
Spain 66
Rest of Europe 388
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 198
Latin America 5
Africa 16
Caribbean 1
Middle-East 38
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