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Calcium Carbonate - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 354874
  • May 2013
  • Region: Global
  • 389 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Calcium Carbonate in Thousand Tons by the following Product Segments: Ground Calcium Carbonate, and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate. The End Use Segments also analyzed for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate include: Paper, Paints & Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants, Plastics, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 70 companies including many key and niche players such as Excalibar Minerals, LLC., Huber Engineered Materials, Imerys, Maruo Calcium Co., Ltd., Minerals Technologies, Inc., Mississippi Lime Company, Okutama Kogyo Co., Ltd., Omya Ag, Schaefer Kalk GMBH & Co KG, Shiraishi Kogyo Kaisha, Ltd., and Solvay S.A. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

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CALCIUM CARBONATE

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-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Ground Calcium Carbonate I-3
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate I-3

II. Executive Summary

1. MARKET OVERVIEW II-1
Prelude II-1
Asia-Pacific: Huge Growth Prospects II-2
Paper and Plastics Lead Calcium Carbonate Market II-2
Economic Uncertainties Affect Market Growth II-3
Global Calcium Carbonate Production Capacity - An Insight II-3
Table 1: Global Calcium Carbonate Market (2012): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Segment - GCC and
PCC (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3

Table 2: Global GCC Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown
of Production Capacity by Geographic Region (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4

Table 3: Global GCC Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown
of Production Capacity by Country - China, US, Spain, Norway,
Austria, France, Germany, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-4

Table 4: Global PCC Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown
of Production Capacity by Geographic Region (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4
Production Output: China Leads the Pack II-4
Noteworthy Trends & Issues II-5
Paper Industry Focus Shifts to Calcium Carbonate from Kaolin II-5
Nano Calcium Carbonate - A Potential Market II-5
Nano-Calcium Carbonate Boom in China II-6
Deriving Calcium Carbonate from Carbon Dioxide II-6
Calcium Carbonates as Drug Templates: Renovating the Drug
Delivery Mechanism II-6
Competition II-6
Import Statistics II-7
Table 5: Global Calcium Carbonate Imports (2010): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7

Table 6: Global Calcium Carbonate Imports (2011): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of Origin
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7

2. A BRIEF OVERVIEW OF GCC & PCC MARKETS II-8
Global PCC Market - A Review II-8
Asia-Pacific to Stimulate Global PCC Consumption II-8
Paper Industry Dominates PCC Consumption II-8
Table 7: Global Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Market
by End- Use Application (2013E): Percentage Share Breakdown
of Consumption Volume for Paper, Plastics, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9
Plastic: Another Major End-Use Market II-9
Large Multinationals Dominate Global PCC Market II-9
Capacity Expansions in the PCC Market: A Historic View II-9
Global GCC Market: A Review II-10
Paper Industry: The Leading End-Use Market II-10
Table 8: Global Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) Market by
End-Use Application (2013E): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Consumption Volume for Paper, Plastics, Paints and Coatings,
Adhesives and Sealants, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-10
Satellite Plants: Solution to Plug Transport Expenditure II-11
FGCC Market in North America & Europe: A Brief Analysis II-11
High Brightness Marble Chips in Demand II-11

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-12
Calcium Carbonate: An Introduction II-12
Calcium Carbonate Processing II-12
End-Uses of Calcium Carbonate II-13
The Carbonate Class II-13
Physical Properties of Calcium Carbonate II-13
Mineralogy II-14
Health Benefits of Calcium Carbonate II-14
Other Benefits of Calcium Carbonate II-15
Classification of Carbonates II-15
Ground Calcium Carbonate II-15
Physical Properties II-16
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate II-16
Calcium Carbonate and Dolomite Fillers Applications II-17
Dolomite Lime II-17
Nano Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (NPCC) II-17
Common Applications of NPCC II-17

4. END-USE APPLICATIONS II-18
Paper II-18
Types of Newsprint Fillers II-18
Fillers from Recycled Fiber II-18
Specialty Fillers II-18
Kaolin Fillers II-18
Chalk Fillers II-19
GCC Fillers II-19
PCC Fillers II-19
Application of Calcium Carbonate in Paper Industry II-19
Plastics II-19
Paints and Coatings II-20
Caulks and Sealants II-20
Carpet Backing II-20
Environment Protection II-20
Agriculture II-20
Other Uses II-20

5. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-21
Imerys Introduces ImExtend 14CCL Ultra-fine Calcium Carbonate II-21
RePIN Masterbatches Introduces Filler Masterbatches II-21
Minerals Technologies Launches New Products II-21
Imerys Performance Minerals Introduces ImerCare™ Natural
Minerals for Cosmetics II-21
IMERYS Unveils Innovative Solutions for Non-Wovens Industry II-22
US Aragonite Enterprises Commercializes Milk Container Using
Calcium Carbonate Additive II-22
Omya Introduces Natural Calcium Carbonates for Color Cosmetics
and Oral Care II-22
Omya Introduces Series of Natural Calcium Carbonate II-23
Omya Unveils Agrodol® II-23
Huber to Unveil HuberCal® Calcium Carbonate II-23
Smart Planet Technologies Rolls Out EarthBoard II-23
Forum Health to Launch New Calcium Supplement Tablet II-24
Performance Minerals Launches Fiberlink Line II-24

6. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS IN THE RECENT PAST - A
PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-25
Colgate Launches Desensitizing Paste ‘Sensitive Pro-Relief II-25
Chr. Hansen Unveils Calcium Carbonate-based Natural Food Color II-25
CalciTech Launches CalciRC100S Filler for the Plastic Industry II-25
Silvergate Launches Silvergate CCM II-25
CalciTech Develops New Production Technology for Synthetic
Calcium Carbonate II-26
Japanese Inventors Develop Dispersant for Stabilizing Calcium
Carbonate Dispersion II-26
German Inventors Develop Production Technique for PCC II-26
GPA Launches 100% Eco-Friendly Paper ‘Ultra Green II-26
Anglo-French Drugs Introduces Tedycal Calcium Tablets II-27
Frutarom USA Introduces Proprietary OsteoLife Blend II-27
ShengdaTech and Jinan Anne Paper Unveil New NPCC Product II-27
ShengdaTech Introduces NPCC Product for PE Plastics II-27
Specialty Minerals Launches New Paper Coating Product,
Opacarb® 3000 PCC II-27
South Korea Unveils Indigenous Technology for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate II-28
Hunan University Develops Novel Process for Nanometer Calcium
Carbonate II-28
Mississippi Lime Unveils Magnum Fill™ PCC Line II-28
Innovative Calcium Carbonate Imaging Technique II-29
Omya's Novel Omyacoat GCC II-29
Discovery of a Method for Acid-stabilized Calcium Carbonate
Slurry II-29
Titanium Dioxide-Calcium Carbonate Composite Particles Unveiled II-29
CalciTech Launches CalciSP™ II-29
Rohto Uses Nano-Capsule Technology in Beauty Lotion II-29
Roquette Launches Lycatab II-30
Zhehua Presents Technology Related to Light Calcium Carbonate II-30
P&G's Modifies Pepto II-30
Omya Canada Introduces Betocarb II-30

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-31
Posco Chemtech Takes Over Poscalcium II-31
Minerals Technologies Commences Operation at Satellite PCC
Unit Owned By Double A II-31
Omya Mineral Philippines Signs Distribution Deal with D & L
Industries II-31
DuPont Titanium Technologies Inks Distribution Deal with Omya II-31
Imerys Acquires China Clay Business from Goonvean II-32
Mississippi Lime Acquires Delavau II-32
Finch Paper Signs Long Term Supply Agreement for PCC with Omya II-32
NALC Purchases over 20 Years of Limestone Reserves at the 243
Complex II-33
APRIL and Omya Form JV to Produce GCC in China II-33
Minerals Technologies Inks Agreement with Shandong Sun Paper
Group II-33
D & F Distributing and Horn to Distribute Huber's Products in
the US II-33
CalciTech to Establish New Company in Germany II-34
Shree Sai to Expand Calcium Carbonate Capacity II-34
Fimamkem India Enhances Calcium Carbonate Capacity II-34
Nestle Recalls Nesquik II-34
Minerals Technologies Enters into Commercial Agreement with
Phoenix Paper & Pulp II-34
Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement to Setup Satellite PCC
Unit for Bashundhara Paper Mills II-35
NanoMaterials Technology Enters into Agreement with Lagos
Industria Quimica II-35
Reinste Nano Ventures to Supply Nano Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in India II-35
CSME to Construct SCC Facility II-36
Shandong Changyun Commences Operations of Calcium Carbonate Plant II-36
Huber Health & Nutrition Adds Capacity at Illinois Facility II-36
Minerals Technologies to Set Up Satellite PCC Facility for ABC
Paper II-36
Plastribution to Distribute Gestora Catalana's Calcium
Carbonate Polymers in the UK II-37
Specialty Minerals to Construct Satellite PCC Plant for JK Paper II-37
Specialty Minerals Signs Long-term Deal with West Coast Paper
Mills for Satellite PCC Facility in India II-38
Great Lakes Selects Harwick as Distribution Partner II-38
Schulman Takes Over ICO II-38
Tri-Valley Enters Deal to Sell Admiral Calder Quarry to
Columbia River Carbonates II-38
Cavico Minerals Obtains Investment as well as Business License
in Laos II-39
CalciTech Establishes CalciTech Synthetic Minerals Europe II-39
Huber Granted Approval for Calcium Carbonate and Other API
Production II-39
MPC Uses PolyOne's MIC to Manufacture Engine Covers for Ford II-39
Linh Thanh Commences Construction of Calcium Carbonate Plant
in Vietnam II-40
Omya India Enters into Build and Operate Pact with TNPL II-40
Nutri Granulations Enters into Distribution Agreement with
Street Chemicals II-40
Ohio River to Build Plant for Processing High-Calcium
Carbonate Limestone II-40
ShengdaTechs NPCC Facility in Operation with Full Capacity
Utilization II-41
Minerals Technologies and NewPage Enters into Agreement II-41
Minerals Technologies Enters into Commercial Agreement with
Paper PCC II-41

8. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-42
Cavico Bags License to Explore Vietnam Mine II-42
Guangdong Jiawei Embarks on Setting Up Calcium Carbonate Plant II-42
Minerals Technologies Expands Facility at Brazil II-42
CalciTech and Calcinor Inks LOI II-42
TWD and Legacy Rock Enter into Joint Venture II-42
ShengdaTech Takes Over Anhui Chaodong II-43
Fushun Yunaite Commences Calcium Carbonate Project II-43
Luoyang Mining Establishes Nanometer Calcium Carbonate
Facility in China II-43
Surint Omya Chemicals Launches Asia's Largest Crushing Plant II-43
Minerals Technologies to Construct Satellite PCC Facility for
BILT II-43
Minera B&T to Establish New Lime Facility at Chile II-44
ASCOM Commences Production Operation at New Calcium Carbonate
Plant II-44
Imerys Closes Ground Calcium Carbonate Facility in the UK II-44
Acron Acquires Distribution Company in China II-44
Anhui Guofeng Plastic Industry to Spin-Off Business Unit II-45
Cimbar Expands Facility at Houston II-45
Shiraishi Sets Up Joint Venture with Omya II-45
Kalpana Industries Announces Plans for Backward Integration
and Diversification II-45
Carmeuse Takes Over Oglebay-Norton II-45
Readymix Plc Announces Acquisition of Limestone Reserves II-45
Positive Associates Merges with RaKeM II-46
Tata Steel Inks a Joint Venture Deal with Al Bahja II-46
ShengdaTech to Build Nano Precipitated Calcium Carbonate Plant
In Shandong II-46
KASVINA Commences Construction of CaCO3 Plant II-46
Aracruz Signs Deal with SMI II-46

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-47
Excalibar Minerals LLC (USA) II-47
Huber Engineered Materials (USA) II-47
Imerys (France) II-47
Maruo Calcium Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-48
Minerals Technologies, Inc. (USA) II-48
Mississippi Lime Company (USA) II-49
Okutama Kogyo Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-49
Omya AG (Switzerland) II-49
Schaefer Kalk GmbH & Co. KG (Germany) II-49
Shiraishi Kogyo Kaisha, Ltd. (Japan) II-50
Solvay S.A (Belgium) II-50

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-51
Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Calcium Carbonate by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-51

Table 10: World Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-52

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-53
By Product Segment II-54
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-54

Table 13: World Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-55

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for
Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-56

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-57

Table 16: World Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures
in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58

Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for
Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-59
By End Use Segments for PCC II-60
Table 18: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) in Paper Industry by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-60

Table 19: World Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Paper Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61

Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Paper Industry by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-62

Table 21: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) in Paints and Coatings
Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures
in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-63

Table 22: World Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Paints and Coatings Industry by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-64

Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Paints and Coatings Industry by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-65

Table 24: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) in Adhesives and Sealants
Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures
in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-66

Table 25: World Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Adhesives and Sealants Industry by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67

Table 26: World 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Adhesives and Sealants Industry by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68

Table 27: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) in Plastics Industry by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-69

Table 28: World Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Plastics Industry by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-70

Table 29: World 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Plastics Industry by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-71

Table 30: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) in Other Industries by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-72

Table 31: World Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Other Industries by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-73

Table 32: World 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate in Other Industries by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-74
By End Use Segments for GCC II-75
Table 33: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) in Paper Industry by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75

Table 34: World Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
in Paper Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-76

Table 35: World 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate in Paper Industry by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-77

Table 36: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) in Paints and Coatings Industry
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78

Table 37: World Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
in Paints and Coatings Industry by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79

Table 38: World 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate in Paints and Coatings Industry by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80

Table 39: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) in Adhesives and Sealants
Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures
in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

Table 40: World Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
in Adhesives and Sealants Industry by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-82

Table 41: World 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate in Adhesives and Sealants Industry by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83

Table 42: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) in Plastics Industry by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-84

Table 43: World Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
in Plastics Industry by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-85

Table 44: World 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate in Plastics Industry by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86

Table 45: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) in Other Industries by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-87

Table 46: World Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
in Other Industries by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-88

Table 47: World 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate in Other Industries by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-89

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current & Future Analysis III-1
GCC Market: On the Rise III-1
FGCC Market: Strong Growth Prospects III-1
Paper Industry Fuels Demand for PCC III-2
Production Capacity of Calcium Carbonate III-2
Table 48: US Calcium Carbonate Market (2012): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Segment -
Merchant GCC, Satellite PCC, and Merchant PCC (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3
Limestone Production III-3
Table 49: Limestone Production in the US (2009-2011) (In
Million Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3
Competitive Landscape III-4
Table 50: Leading Players in the North American Calcium
Carbonate Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Production Capacity for Omya, Imerys, MTI, Huber, Carmeuse,
Lhoist, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4
Imports & Exports Scenario III-4
Table 51: Calcium Carbonate Exports in the US (2011 &
2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Value by
Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 52: Calcium Carbonate Imports in the US (2011 &
2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by
Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5
Strategic Corporate Developments III-5
Product Launches III-10
Key Players III-13
B.Market Analytics III-15
Table 53: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 54: US Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 55: US 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 56: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper,
Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and
Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 57: US Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings,
Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 58: US 15-YearPerspective for Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 59: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 60: US Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 61: US 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

2. CANADA III-24
A.Market Analysis III-24
Current & Future Analysis III-24
Table 62: Canadian Calcium Carbonate Market (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by
Segment - GCC and PCC (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24
Exports-Imports Scenario III-25
Table 63: Calcium Carbonate Exports in Canada (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Value by Destination
Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 64: Calcium Carbonate Imports in Canada (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of
Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25
B.Market Analytics III-26
Table 65: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 66: Canadian Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 67: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 68: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 69: Canadian Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 70: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 71: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 72: Canadian Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 73: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

3. JAPAN III-35
A.Market Analysis III-35
Current & Future Analysis III-35
Strategic Corporate Developments III-35
Key Players III-36
B.Market Analytics III-37
Table 74: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 75: Japanese Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 76: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 77: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 78: Japanese Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 79: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Table 80: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 81: Japanese Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 82: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

4. EUROPE III-46
A.Market Analysis III-46
Current & Future Analysis III-46
Import-Export Statistics III-46
Table 83: Calcium Carbonate Imports in EU-27 (2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Value by Country of
Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 84: Calcium Carbonate Imports in EU-27 (2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Import Volume by Country of
Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 85: Calcium Carbonate Exports in EU-27 (2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Value by Destination
Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 86: Calcium Carbonate Exports in EU-27 (2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Export Volume by Destination
Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47
B.Market Analytics III-48
Table 87: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 88: European Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 89: European 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia
and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50
By Product Segment III-51
Table 90: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 91: European Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 92: European 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53
By End Use Segments for GCC & PCC III-54
Table 93: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 94: European Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Table 95: European 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 96: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 97: European Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 98: European 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

4a. FRANCE III-60
A.Market Analysis III-60
Current & Future Analysis III-60
Product Launches III-60
Imerys - A Key Player III-61
B.Market Analytics III-62
Table 99: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 100: French Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 101: French 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 102: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 103: French Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 104: French 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

Table 105: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 106: French Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 107: French 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

4b. GERMANY III-71
A.Market Analysis III-71
Current & Future Analysis III-71
Strategic Corporate Developments III-71
Schaefer Kalk GmbH & Co. KG - A Key Player III-72
B.Market Analytics III-72
Table 108: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 109: German Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 110: German 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 111: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 112: German Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 113: German 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 114: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 115: German Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 116: German 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

4c. ITALY III-81
Market Analysis III-81
Table 117: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 118: Italian Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 119: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 120: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

Table 121: Italian Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 122: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 123: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

Table 124: Italian Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88

Table 125: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-89

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-90
A.Market Analysis III-90
Current & Future Analysis III-90
Strategic Corporate Developments III-90
B.Market Analytics III-92
Table 126: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 127: UK Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-93

Table 128: UK 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-94

Table 129: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper,
Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and
Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

Table 130: UK Historic Review for Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings,
Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-96

Table 131: UK 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-97

Table 132: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 133: UK Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 134: UK 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

4e. SPAIN III-101
Market Analysis III-101
Table 135: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 136: Spanish Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 137: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 138: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 139: Spanish Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-105

Table 140: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-106

Table 141: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-107

Table 142: Spanish Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-108

Table 143: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-109

4f. RUSSIA III-110
Market Analysis III-110
Table 144: Russia Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-110

Table 145: Russia Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-111

Table 146: Russia 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-112

Table 147: Russia Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-113

Table 148: Russia Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-114

Table 149: Russia 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-115

Table 150: Russia Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-116

Table 151: Russia Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-117

Table 152: Russia 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-118

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-119
A.Market Analysis III-119
Current & Future Analysis III-119
Strategic Corporate Developments III-119
Product Launches III-120
Key Players III-121
B.Market Analytics III-123
Table 153: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate
(PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-123

Table 154: Rest of European Historic Review for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-124

Table 155: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-125

Table 156: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-126

Table 157: Rest of European Historic Review for Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-127

Table 158: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-128

Table 159: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-129

Table 160: Rest of European Historic Review for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-130

Table 161: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-131

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-132
A.Market Analysis III-132
Current & Future Analysis III-132
Capacity Expansions in PCC Market: A Historic View III-132
B.Market Analytics III-133
Table 162: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Geographic Region - China
and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-133

Table 163: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Region - China and Rest of
Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-134

Table 164: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Regions - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-135

Table 165: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate
(PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-136

Table 166: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-137

Table 167: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-138

Table 168: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-139

Table 169: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-140

Table 170: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-141

Table 171: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-142

Table 172: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-143

Table 173: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-144

5a. CHINA III-145
A.Market Analysis III-145
Current & Future Analysis III-145
PCC Consumption to Gather Momentum III-145
Promising Future for Nano Calcium Carbonate III-145
Chinese Nano Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (NPCC) Market III-146
Table 174: Major Producers of Nano-Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (NPCC) in China (2008) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-146
Strategic Corporate Developments III-147
Product Launches III-150
B.Market Analytics III-151
Table 175: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-151

Table 176: Chinese Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-152

Table 177: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-153

Table 178: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-154

Table 179: Chinese Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-155

Table 180: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-156

Table 181: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-157

Table 182: Chinese Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-158

Table 183: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-159

5b. INDIA III-160
A.Market Analysis III-160
Current & Future Analysis III-160
Product Launches III-160
B.Market Analytics III-164
Table 184: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-164

Table 185: Indian Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate by
Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-165

Table 186: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-166

Table 187: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-167

Table 188: Indian Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-168

Table 189: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives
and Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-169

Table 190: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants,
Plastics and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with
Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-170

Table 191: Indian Historic Review for Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-171

Table 192: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-172

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-173
A.Market Analysis III-173
Current & Future Analysis III-173
Strategic Corporate Developments III-173
B.Market Analytics III-177
Table 193: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment -
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-177

Table 194: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-178

Table 195: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-179

Table 196: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End
Use Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-180

Table 197: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-181

Table 198: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-182

Table 199: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by
End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-183

Table 200: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics
and Other Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-184

Table 201: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-185

6. MIDDLE EAST III-186
A.Market Analysis III-186
Current and Future Analysis III-186
Strategic Corporate Developments III-186
B.Market Analytics III-187
Table 202: Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate
(PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-187

Table 203: Middle East Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-188

Table 204: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-189

Table 205: Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-190

Table 206: Middle East Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-191

Table 207: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-192

Table 208: Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-193

Table 209: Middle East Historic Review for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-194

Table 210: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-195

7. LATIN AMERICA III-196
Market Analysis III-196
Table 211: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Geographic Region - Brazil
and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-196

Table 212: Latin American Historic Review for Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-197

Table 213: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Brazil and Rest of Latin America
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-198

Table 214: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate
(PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-199

Table 215: Latin American Historic Review for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate
(GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-200

Table 216: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-201

Table 217: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-202

Table 218: Latin American Historic Review for Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-203

Table 219: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) by End Use Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints and
Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-204

Table 220: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use
Segment - Paper, Paints and Coatings, Adhesives and
Sealants, Plastics and Other Industries Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-205

Table 221: Latin American Historic Review for Precipitated
Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment - Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-206

Table 222: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) by End Use Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Paper, Paints
and Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants, Plastics and Other
Industries for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-207

7a. BRAZIL III-208
A.Market Analysis III-208
Current & Future Analysis III-208
Strategic Corporate Developments III-208
B.Market Analytics III-209
Table 223: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground
Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate
(PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-209

Table 224: Brazilian Historic Review for Calcium Carbonate
by Product Segment - Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-210

Table 225: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Calcium
Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-211

7b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA III-212
A.Market Analysis III-212
Current & Future Analysis III-212
Strategic Corporate Developments III-212
B.Market Analytics III-213
Table 226: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment -
Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium
Carbonate (PCC) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-213

Table 227: Rest of Latin American Historic Review for
Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Ground Calcium
Carbonate (GCC) and Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-214

Table 228: Rest of Latin American 15-Year Perspective for
Calcium Carbonate by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Volume Consumption for Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC) and
Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-215

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 70 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 85)

The United States (15)
Canada (1)
Japan (5)
Europe (17)
- France (3)
- Germany (2)
- The United Kingdom (4)
- Italy (1)
- Spain (1)
- Rest of Europe (6)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (39)
Latin America (4)
Middle-East (4)

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