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Limestone - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 1206764
  • Report
  • July 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 197 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Buechel Stone Corp. (USA)
  • CRH plc (Ireland)
  • Fels-Werke GmbH (Germany)
  • Graymont Limited (Canada)
  • Grupo Calidra (Mexico)
  • ILC Resources (USA)
  • MORE
Global Limestone Market to Reach $65.3 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Limestone estimated at US$58.5 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$65.3 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 1.6% over the period 2020-2027.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $15.9 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 3.2% CAGR

The Limestone market in the U.S. is estimated at US$15.9 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$12.5 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 3.2% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 0.1% and 1.2% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 0.5% CAGR.We bring years of research experience to this 18th edition of our report. The 197-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.

Competitors identified in this market include, among others:
  • Adelaide Brighton Ltd.
  • Atlantic Minerals Limited
  • Buechel Stone Corp.
  • Carmeuse Group S.A.
  • CRH plc
  • Elliott Stone Company Inc.
  • Fels-Werke GmbH
  • Graymont Limited
  • Grupo Calidra
  • Independent Limestone Company LLC
  • LafargeHolcim Ltd.
  • Lhoist Group
  • Mississippi Lime Company
  • Mitsubishi Materials Corporation
  • NALC LLC
  • Nittetsu Mining Co. Ltd.
  • Schaefer Kalk GmbH & Co KG
  • Sumitomo Osaka Cement Co. Ltd.
  • Taiheiyo Cement Group
  • Todaka Mining Co. Ltd.
  • UBE Material Industries, Ltd.

The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review). Research estimates are provided for 2020, while research projections cover the period 2021-2027.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Buechel Stone Corp. (USA)
  • CRH plc (Ireland)
  • Fels-Werke GmbH (Germany)
  • Graymont Limited (Canada)
  • Grupo Calidra (Mexico)
  • ILC Resources (USA)
  • MORE

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & REPORT SCOPE

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Limestone: One of the Most Essential and Versatile Minerals

Recent Market Activity

Myriad Uses Across Diverse Industries Steers Consumption Volumes

Major End-Use Markets for Limestone Products: A Snapshot

Steady Growth Projected over the Next Few Years

China Dominates the World Limestone Market

Asia-Pacific Demonstrates Fastest Growth

Stable Economic Scenario to Underpin Market Expansion

Limestone Deposits & Production: An Overview

China-Led Asia Dominates Calcium Carbonate Production Scenario

Concerns over Energy Consumption & Emissions in Limestone Production

Global Competitor Market Shares

Limestone Competitor Market Share Scenario Worldwide (in %): 2018 & 2029

Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession

2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

Adelaide Brighton Ltd. (Australia)

Atlantic Minerals Limited (Canada)

Buechel Stone Corp. (USA)

Carmeuse Group S.A. (Belgium)

CRH plc (Ireland)

Fels-Werke GmbH (Germany)

Tarmac (UK)

Elliott Stone Company, Inc. (USA)

Graymont Limited (Canada)

Grupo Calidra (Mexico)

ILC Resources (USA)

Independent Limestone Company, LLC (USA)

Indiana Limestone Company (USA)

LafargeHolcim Ltd. (Switzerland)

Lhoist Group (Belgium)

Mississippi Lime Company (USA)

Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (Japan)

NALC LLC (USA)

Nittetsu Mining Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Schaefer Kalk GmbH & Co KG (Germany)

Sumitomo Osaka Cement Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Taiheiyo Cement Group (Japan)

Todaka Mining Co. Ltd. (Japan)

UBE Material Industries, Ltd. (Japan)

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

Construction Sector: The Most Important End-Use Market for Limestone

Limestone Shipments Poised to Grow Buoyed by Positive Outlook for World Construction Industry

Rising Commercial Real Estate Investments Lends Traction to Market Growth

Large Investments on Infrastructure Development Boost Demand

Rising Demand for Cement and the Corresponding Increase in Production Drives Limestone Consumption

Critical Importance of Lime in Steel Production Helps Sustain Momentum

Paper Industry: Largest Consumer of Ground Calcium Carbonate (GCC)

Nano Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (NPCC) Applications: An Important Growth Driver for Crushed Limestone

Common Applications of NPCC

Significant Use in Environmental Applications Steers Market Momentum

Animal Waste Treatment Holds Potential for Quicklime Demand Growth

Flue Gas Desulphurization: A Key Growth Indicator

Limestone Demonstrates Potential to Reduce Emissions in Carbon Capture

4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

TABLE 1: Limestone Global Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 2: Limestone Global Retrospective Market Scenario in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 3: Limestone Market Share Shift across Key Geographies Worldwide: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

III. MARKET ANALYSIS

GEOGRAPHIC MARKET ANALYSIS

UNITED STATES

Market Facts & Figures

Market Analytics
TABLE 4: United States Limestone Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 5: Limestone Market in the United States: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019

CANADA

TABLE 6: Canadian Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 7: Canadian Limestone Historic Market Review in US$ Million: 2012-2019

JAPAN

TABLE 8: Japanese Market for Limestone: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 9: Limestone Market in Japan: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2012-2019

CHINA

TABLE 10: Chinese Limestone Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 11: Limestone Historic Market Analysis in China in US$ Million: 2012-2019

EUROPE

Market Facts & Figures

Market Analytics
TABLE 12: European Limestone Market Demand Scenario in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 13: Limestone Market in Europe: A Historic Market Perspective in US$ Million by Region/Country for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 14: European Limestone Market Share Shift by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

FRANCE

TABLE 15: Limestone Market in France: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 16: French Limestone Historic Market Scenario in US$ Million: 2012-2019

GERMANY

TABLE 17: Limestone Market in Germany: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 18: German Limestone Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million: 2012-2019

ITALY

TABLE 19: Italian Limestone Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 20: Limestone Historic Market Analysis in Italy in US$ Million: 2012-2019

UNITED KINGDOM

TABLE 21: United Kingdom Market for Limestone: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 22: Limestone Market in the United Kingdom: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2012-2019

SPAIN

TABLE 23: Spanish Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 24: Spanish Limestone Historic Market Review in US$ Million: 2012-2019

RUSSIA

TABLE 25: Russian Limestone Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 26: Limestone Market in Russia: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019

REST OF EUROPE

TABLE 27: Rest of Europe Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020-2027
TABLE 28: Limestone Market in Rest of Europe in US$ Million: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019

ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 29: Asia-Pacific Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 30: Limestone Market in Asia-Pacific: Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Region/Country for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 31: Asia-Pacific Limestone Market Share Analysis by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

AUSTRALIA

TABLE 32: Limestone Market in Australia: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 33: Australian Limestone Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million: 2012-2019

INDIA

TABLE 34: Indian Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 35: Indian Limestone Historic Market Review in US$ Million: 2012-2019

SOUTH KOREA

TABLE 36: Limestone Market in South Korea: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 37: South Korean Limestone Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million: 2012-2019

REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 38: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Limestone: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 39: Limestone Market in Rest of Asia-Pacific: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2012-2019

LATIN AMERICA

TABLE 40: Latin American Limestone Market Trends by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020-2027
TABLE 41: Limestone Market in Latin America in US$ Million by Region/Country: A Historic Perspective for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 42: Latin American Limestone Market Percentage Breakdown of Sales by Region/Country: 2012, 2020, and 2027

ARGENTINA

TABLE 43: Argentinean Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020-2027
TABLE 44: Limestone Market in Argentina in US$ Million: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019

BRAZIL

TABLE 45: Limestone Market in Brazil: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 46: Brazilian Limestone Historic Market Scenario in US$ Million: 2012-2019

MEXICO

TABLE 47: Limestone Market in Mexico: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 48: Mexican Limestone Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million: 2012-2019

REST OF LATIN AMERICA

TABLE 49: Rest of Latin America Limestone Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 50: Limestone Market in Rest of Latin America: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019

MIDDLE EAST

TABLE 51: The Middle East Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 52: Limestone Market in the Middle East by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012-2019
TABLE 53: The Middle East Limestone Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2012, 2020, and 2027

IRAN

TABLE 54: Iranian Market for Limestone: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 55: Limestone Market in Iran: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2012-2019

ISRAEL

TABLE 56: Israeli Limestone Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020-2027
TABLE 57: Limestone Market in Israel in US$ Million: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019

SAUDI ARABIA

TABLE 58: Saudi Arabian Limestone Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 59: Limestone Historic Market Analysis in Saudi Arabia in US$ Million: 2012-2019

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

TABLE 60: Limestone Market in the United Arab Emirates: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 61: United Arab Emirates Limestone Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million: 2012-2019

REST OF MIDDLE EAST

TABLE 62: Limestone Market in Rest of Middle East: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 63: Rest of Middle East Limestone Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million: 2012-2019

AFRICA

TABLE 64: African Limestone Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 65: Limestone Market in Africa: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019

IV. COMPETITION

Total Companies Profiled: 101

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  • Adelaide Brighton Ltd. (Australia)
  • Atlantic Minerals Limited (Canada)
  • Buechel Stone Corp. (USA)
  • Carmeuse Group S.A. (Belgium)
  • CRH plc (Ireland)
  • Fels-Werke GmbH (Germany)
  • Tarmac (UK)
  • Elliott Stone Company, Inc. (USA)
  • Graymont Limited (Canada)
  • Grupo Calidra (Mexico)
  • ILC Resources (USA)
  • Independent Limestone Company, LLC (USA)
  • Indiana Limestone Company (USA)
  • LafargeHolcim Ltd. (Switzerland)
  • Lhoist Group (Belgium)
  • Mississippi Lime Company (USA)
  • Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (Japan)
  • NALC LLC (USA)
  • Nittetsu Mining Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Schaefer Kalk GmbH & Co KG (Germany)
  • Sumitomo Osaka Cement Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Taiheiyo Cement Group (Japan)
  • Todaka Mining Co. Ltd. (Japan)
  • UBE Material Industries, Ltd. (Japan)
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