Global Feldspar Market 2015-2019 with Imerys, Minerali Industriali, Quartz, Sibelco & Sun Minerals Dominating

Nov 16, 2015, 12:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Feldspar Market 2015-2019" report to their offering.

The report forecasts the global feldspar market to grow at a CAGR of 4.04% over the period 2014-2019

The report, Global Feldspar Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers Europe, APAC. North America, and ROW; it also covers the vendor landscape of the global feldspar market and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion on the key vendors operating in this market.

The increased use of glass in packaging is a major trend that is likely to drive the growth of the feldspar market. This trend is gaining popularity due to the fact that materials such as plastics are toxic and are harmful if used for the packaging of food products and beverages. Soft drink manufacturers are resorting to the use of glass bottles to sell their drinks to customers. Certain companies have even started selling milk in glass bottles. Increased consumption of wine and beer is also likely to drive the growth of glass usage thereby driving the growth of the glass market.

According to the report, the global ceramics market is growing on the back of increased infrastructural spending and better lifestyles being adopted by the people living in developed economies of the world. Both residential and commercial building constructions are on the rise. Ceramics are also used in tableware, sanitary fittings, white ware, and soft porcelain. The growth in the markets for all these allied products will drive the growth of the ceramics market, which will in turn drive the consumption of feldspar. This, as a result, will increase the revenues of the feldspar manufacturers.

Further, the report states that environmental and regulatory concerns is a restraining factor that is acting as a hurdle for the growth of the feldspar market.

To calculate the market size, the report considers volumetric sales of feldspar by:

  • Type
  • Application
  • Geography

Based on type, the market is segmented into the following:

  • Plagioclase feldspar
  • Alkali feldspar

The market is divided into the following segments based on application:

  • Ceramics
  • Glass
  • Paints, coatings, and fillers
  • Others

Key vendors

  • Imerys
  • Minerali Industriali
  • Quartz
  • Sibelco
  • Sun Minerals

Other prominent vendors

  • CVC Mining
  • Eczacibasi
  • Global Energy and Straton Mining
  • Kaltun Madencilik Sanayi ve Ticaret
  • Mahavir Minerals

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