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Portland Cement Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2019-2024

  • ID: 4828739
  • Report
  • August 2019
  • Region: Global
  • 106 pages
  • IMARC Group
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  • Alamo Cement Company
  • Argos
  • CalPortland Company
  • Essroc
  • Holcim
  • Lehigh Hanson
  • MORE

The global portland cement reached a volume of 4.6 Billion Tons in 2018. Portland cement is a grey-colored binding and adhesive agent that serves as a key component in the construction industry. It is an inorganic substance which contains large quantities of iron oxide, chromium, manganese and manganese oxide. It also consists of small amounts of chalk, bauxite, shell, clay, marl, slate and shale which are heated at high temperatures. The resulting fine powder is mixed with water, sand and gravel, which solidifies into a hard stone-like substance and is used in masonry. Cement is highly economical, durable product that requires low maintenance, owing to which it finds extensive applications in the construction of bridges, dams, high-rise buildings, and residential and industrial complexes.

The growth of the market is primarily being driven by thriving infrastructure and construction industries, especially in the developing nations. Furthermore, increasing demand for materials such as concrete, mortar, stucco and grout, which utilize portland cement as a key ingredient, is also catalyzing the growth of the industry. These products are used to manufacture plasters, screeds, building foundations and roadbeds. Additionally, rapid urbanization across the globe and increasing infrastructural investments by the governments of various nations are further providing a thrust to the market. Some of these initiatives include public housing projects and the construction of roads for better connectivity to remote areas. Moreover, the infrastructure sector in several countries is receiving significant thrust due to the organization of international entertainment and sporting events such as the FIFA World Cup 2022. Hosting such events requires the construction of housing facilities, stadiums and other amenities that increase the utilization of the product. Other factors, including low procurement costs and easy availability of raw material, are also projected to catalysed the market growth in the coming years. Looking forward, The publisher expects the market to reach a volume of 5.9 Billion Tons by 2024, registering a CAGR of 4.3% during 2019-2024.

Report Coverage:

Historical, Current and Future Market Trends

Market Breakup by Type:

Type 1
Type 2
Type 3
Type 4
Type 5

Market Breakup by Application Sector:


Market Breakup by Packing Type:

10 KG
15 KG
25 KG

Import-Export Market:


Market Breakup by Region:

Asia Pacific
North America
United States
Middle East and Africa
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Latin America

Competitive Landscape:

The report has also analysed the competitive landscape of the market with some of the key players being Mitsubishi Cement Corporation, Alamo Cement Company, Lafarge, Martin Marietta, Heidelberg Cement, National Cement Company, American Cement Company, Holcim, Argos, Essroc, China National Building Material, Salt River Materials Group, Italcementi, Anhui Conch Cement, Ash Grove Cement Company, Tanzania Portland Cement Company, Quikrete, CalPortland Company, Capitol Aggregates, CEMEX, GCC of America, Lehigh Hanson, NationalCement Company of Alabama, Ultratech Cement, BuzziUnicem USA, etc.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

How has the global portland cement market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regional markets in the global portland cement industry?
What is the breakup of the market based on the type?
What is the breakup of the market based on the application sector?
What is the breakup of the market based on the packing type?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the global portland cement industry?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the global portland cement industry?
What is the structure of the global portland cement industry and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the global portland cement industry?

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1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Portland Cement Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Market Breakup by Type
5.4 Market Breakup by Application Sector
5.5 Market Breakup by Packing Type
5.6 Market Breakup by Imports and Exports
5.7 Market Breakup by Region
5.8 Market Forecast

6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 Type 1
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Type 2
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast
6.3 Type 3
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Market Forecast
6.4 Type 4
6.4.1 Market Trends
6.4.2 Market Forecast
6.5 Type 5
6.5.1 Market Trends
6.5.2 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by Application Sector
7.1 Residential
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.1 Market Forecast
7.2 Commercial
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast
7.3 Industrial
7.3.1 Market Trends
7.3.2 Market Forecast

8 Market Breakup by Packing Type
8.1 10 KG
8.1.1 Market Trends
8.1.2 Market Forecast
8.2 15 KG
8.2.1 Market Trends
8.2.2 Market Forecast
8.3 25 KG
8.3.1 Market Trends
8.3.2 Market Forecast
8.4 Others
8.4.1 Market Trends
8.4.2 Market Forecast

9 Trade Data
9.1 Import Trends
9.2 Export Trends

10 Market Breakup by Region
10.1 Asia Pacific
10.1.1 Market Trends Major Markets China India Japan Others
10.1.2 Market Forecast
10.2 North America
10.2.1 Market Trends Major Markets United States Canada
10.2.2 Market Forecast
10.3 Europe
10.3.1 Market Trends Major Markets Germany UK Others
10.3.2 Market Forecast
10.4 Middle East and Africa
10.4.1 Market Trends Major Markets Saudi Arabia South Africa Others
10.4.2 Market Forecast
10.5 Latin America
10.5.1 Market Trends Major Markets Brazil Argentina Others
10.5.2 Market Forecast

11 SWOT Analysis
11.1 Overview
11.2 Strengths
11.3 Weaknesses
11.4 Opportunities
11.5 Threats

12 Value Chain Analysis

13 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
13.1 Overview
13.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
13.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
13.4 Degree of Competition
13.5 Threat of New Entrants
13.6 Threat of Substitutes

14 Price Analysis

15 Competitive Landscape
15.1 Market Structure
15.2 Key Players
15.3 Profiles of Key Players
15.3.1 Mitsubishi Cement Corporation
15.3.2 Alamo Cement Company
15.3.3 Lafarge
15.3.4 Martin Marietta
15.3.5 Heidelberg Cement
15.3.6 National Cement Company
15.3.7 American Cement Company
15.3.8 Holcim
15.3.9 Argos
15.3.10 Essroc
15.3.11 China National Building Material
15.3.12 Salt River Materials Group
15.3.13 Italcementi
15.3.14 Anhui Conch Cement
15.3.15 Ash Grove Cement Company
15.3.16 Tanzania Portland Cement Company
15.3.17 Quikrete
15.3.18 CalPortland Company
15.3.19 Capitol Aggregates
15.3.20 CEMEX
15.3.21 GCC of America
15.3.22 Lehigh Hanson
15.3.23 NationalCement Company of Alabama
15.3.24 Ultratech Cement
15.3.25 BuzziUnicem USA
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  • Mitsubishi Cement Corporation
  • Alamo Cement Company
  • Lafarge
  • Martin Marietta
  • Heidelberg Cement
  • National Cement Company
  • American Cement Company
  • Holcim
  • Argos
  • Essroc
  • China National Building Material
  • Salt River Materials Group
  • Italcementi
  • Anhui Conch Cement
  • Ash Grove Cement Company
  • Tanzania Portland Cement Company
  • Quikrete
  • CalPortland Company
  • Capitol Aggregates
  • GCC of America
  • Lehigh Hanson
  • NationalCement Company of Alabama
  • Ultratech Cement
  • BuzziUnicem USA
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