The global superfine talc market is expected to reach $1.1 billion by 2024

   January 28, 2019
According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of the global superfine talc market looks promising with opportunities in the automotive, building and construction, electrical and electronics, industrial, packaging, personal care, food, and pharmaceuticals markets. The global superfine talc market is expected to reach an estimated $1.1 billion by 2024 with a CAGR of 4.1% from 2019 to 2024. The major drivers for this market are growth in plastic demand for the automotive industry, and increasing paint and coating demand for the construction and industrial sectors.

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In this market, different types of superfine talc such as plastic, paint and coating, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, food, paper, and others are used as application. Lucintel forecasts that plastic will remain the largest application, and it is also expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to growth in automotive production and increasing plastic content per vehicle.

Within the superfine talc market, automotive will remain the largest end use industry, and is also expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to growing demand for superfine talc in interior, exterior, and under the hood plastic applications.

Asia Pacific is expected to remain the largest region by value and volume and also witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to increasing automotive production and growth in industrial, electrical and electronics, and cosmetic sectors.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the superfine talc industry, include increasing demand for specialty micronized grade talc and emerging application of plastic for automotive industry such as, seat back rest and seat pan. Imerys, Mondo Minerals, Minerals Technologies, Nippon Talc, American Talc, IMI Fabi, and Golcha and others are among the major superfine talc manufacturers.

Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed the global superfine talc market by application, end use industry, deposit, and region and has come up with a comprehensive research report entitled  “Growth Opportunities in the Global Superfine Talc Market 2019-2024: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a catalyst for growth strategy as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the global superfine talc market by application, end use industry, deposit, and region as follows:

By Application [Kilotons and $M shipment analysis from 2013 to 2024]:

  • Plastics

  • Paints and Coatings

  • Cosmetics

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Food

  • Paper

  • Others

By End Use [Kilotons and $M shipment analysis from 2013 to 2024]:

  • Automotive

  • Building and Construction

  • Electrical and Electronics

  • Industrial

  • Packaging

  • Personal Care

  • Food and Pharmaceuticals

  • Others

By Deposit [Kilotons and $M shipment analysis from 2013 to 2024]:

  • Talc Chlorite

  • Talc Carbonate 

  • Others

 By Region [Kilotons and $M shipment analysis for 2013 – 2024]:

  • North America

    • United States

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Germany

    • France

    • Russia

  • Asia Pacific

    • China

    • India

    • Japan

  • The Rest of the World

    • Brazil

This 240-page research report will enable you to make confident business decisions in this globally competitive marketplace. For a detailed table of contents, contact Lucintel at +1-972-636-5056 or click on this link or

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