Industrial Minerals / Ground & Precipitated Calcium Carbonate: Global Industry Markets & Outlook, 1st edition 2012

Contents

  • 1. Summary
  • 2. Types, resources and chemistry of calcium carbonate rocks
  • 3. Processing of ground calcium carbonate
  • 4. Processing of precipitated calcium carbonate
  • 5. Chemical and physical properties of GCC and PCC
  • 6. World GCC and PCC capacity and production
  • 7. Production of GCC and PCC by country and company
  • 8. International trade in GCC and PCC
  • 9. World consumption of GCC and PCC
  • 10. Forecast demand for GCC and PCC
  • 11. Applications for calcium carbonate
  • 12. Use of calcium carbonate in paper
  • 13. Use of calcium carbonate in plastics
  • 14. Use of calcium carbonate in paint
  • 15. Use of calcium carbonate in rubber
  • 16. Use of calcium carbonate in adhesives and sealants
  • 17. Other applications for GCC and PCC
  • 18. Prices of GCC and PCC

Ground & Precipitated Calcium Carbonate: Global Industry Markets & Outlook, 1st edition 2012

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Num Title Pages
1 Summary 6
2 Types, resources and chemistry of calcium carbonate rocks 5
2.1 Types of carbonate rocks
2.1.1 Limestone
2.1.2 Chalk
2.1.3 Marble
2.1.4 Dolomite
2.2 Resources and mining of calcium carbonate rocks
3 Processing of ground calcium carbonate 5
3.1 Processing methods for GCC
3.1.1 Dry processing ground calcium carbonate
3.1.2 Wet processing ground calcium carbonate
4 Processing of precipitated calcium carbonate 8
4.1 Carbonation process
4.2 Solvay process
4.3 Lime-soda process
4.4 CalciTech process
4.5 Filler recycling
4.6 Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)
4.7 Grades of PCC
5 Chemical and physical properties of GCC and PCC 3
6 World GCC and PCC capacity and production 9
6.1 Control of GCC and PCC capacity by company
6.2 GCC and PCC expansions and projects
6.3 World production of GCC and PCC
7 Production of GCC and PCC by country and company 217
7.1 Albania 1
7.2 Algeria 1
7.3 Argentina 3
7.3.1 Producers of calcium carbonate in Argentina
7.3.1.1 Omya
7.3.1.2 Imerys
7.3.1.3 La Buena Esperanza SRL
7.3.1.4 Ceras San Juan SA
7.3.1.5 SCR-Sibelco NV
7.3.1.6 Cargas Minerales San Juan SA (Camisaju)
7.3.1.7 Minera Cema SAICyF
7.4 Australia 3
7.4.1 Producers of GCC in Australia
7.4.1.1 Omya
7.4.1.2 SCR-Sibelco NV
7.4.2 Potential producers of GCC in Australia
7.4.3 Former producers of GCC in Australia
7.5 Austria 3
7.5.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Austria
7.5.1.1 Omya
7.5.1.2 Alpha Calcit F?llstoff GmbH & Company KG
7.5.1.3 M?hlendorfer Kreidefabrik Margit Hoffmann-Ostenhof KG
7.5.1.4 Solvay Advanced Functional Minerals (SAFM)
7.5.1.5 Schaefer Kalk GmbH
7.6 Bangladesh 1
7.7 Belgium 3
7.7.1 Producers of GCC in Belgium
7.7.1.1 Imerys
7.7.1.2 Omya
7.7.1.3 Calcaires de la Sambre SA
7.7.1.4 SCR-Sibelco NV
7.8 Bolivia 1
7.9 Brazil 6
7.9.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Brazil
7.9.1.1 Imerys
7.9.1.2 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.9.1.3 Omya
7.9.1.4 Micron-Ita Ind?stria e Com?rcio de Minerais Ltda
7.9.1.5 Minera??o Braminex
7.9.1.6 Minera??o Ouro Branco Limitada
7.9.1.7 SCR-Sibelco NV
7.9.1.8 Minera??o Bragao
7.9.1.9 Lagos Industria Qu?mica
7.9.1.10 Quimvale
7.9.1.11 Other producers of GCC and PCC in Brazil
7.10 Bulgaria 1
7.11 Canada 4
7.11.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Canada
7.11.1.1 Omya
7.11.1.2 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.11.1.3 Imasco Minerals Incorporated
7.11.1.4 Graymont Limited
7.11.1.5 Produits ALBA Incorporated
7.11.2 GCC projects in Canada
7.11.2.1 Arianne Resources Incorporated
7.11.2.2 Fortune Minerals Limited
7.12 Chile 2
7.12.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Chile
7.12.1.1 Omya
7.12.1.2 SCR-Sibelco
7.12.1.3 Other producers of GCC in Chile
7.13 China 36
7.13.1 Reserves of calcium carbonate in China
7.13.2 Production of GCC and PCC in China
7.13.2.1 Production of GCC in China
7.13.2.2 Production of PCC in China
7.13.3 Producers of GCC and PCC in China
7.13.3.1 Asia Pulp and Paper
7.13.3.2 Imerys
7.13.3.3 Mae Lin Tai Chemical Company
7.13.3.4 Guangxi Hezhou Kelong Micro-powder Company Limited
7.13.3.5 Omya
7.13.3.6 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.13.3.7 Anhui Guofeng Non-Metallic High-Tech Materials Company Limited
7.13.3.8 Guangxi Guilin Jinshan Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.9 Shouguang Cailun Shenxing Fine Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.10 ShengdaTech Incorporated
7.13.3.11 Dujiangyan Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.12 Guangdong Enping Jiawei Chemical Industry Company Limited
7.13.3.13 Yanzhou Gaoxu Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.14 Shandong Changyun Calcium Industry Limited
7.13.3.15 Jiangxi Province Gaofeng Chemical Mineral Development Company Limited
7.13.3.16 Fujian Sanmu Nano Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.17 Zhejiang Xuefeng Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.18 Zhejiang Changshan Longshan Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.19 Jiangsu Changzhou Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.20 Jiaozuo Xunfang Inorganic Chemical Plant
7.13.3.21 Sichuan Dujiangyan Yunyi Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.22 Zhejiang Jiande Jinchun Fine Calcium Company Limited
7.13.3.23 Jiangxi Taihua Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.24 Yixing Kanghui Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.25 Tangshan Tianying Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.26 Yixing Tianli Building Material and Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.27 Shandong Donggao Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.28 Dangyang Shi Chang Banpo Calcium Company Limited
7.13.3.29 Guangxi Shanglin Man Ting Fang Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.30 Jilin Tianze Nanometer Material Company Limited
7.13.3.31 Jingxing Huabei Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.32 Jingxian Huahui Mining Company Limited
7.13.3.33 Lida Micron Industry Company Limited
7.13.3.34 Lih Hsiang Industrial Corporation
7.13.3.35 Shanghai Yaohua Nano-Tech Company Limited
7.13.3.36 Tongling Yinben Minerals Company Limited
7.13.3.37 Zhejiang Junxiang Mining Company Limited
7.13.3.38 Zhejiang Province Jiande City Zheng-Fa Enterprise Limited
7.13.3.39 Zibo Huaxin Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.40 Henan Keli New Materials Company Limited
7.13.3.41 Fujian Sannong Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.42 Changxing Jinshi Superfine Powder Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.43 Changzhou Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.44 Hebei Lude Chemical Industry Company Limited
7.13.3.45 Changxing Jinshi Superfine Powder Company Limited
7.13.3.46 Jiangxi Taihua Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.47 Shanghai Calcium Carbonate Factory
7.13.3.48 Jiangxi Guangyuan Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.49 Guilin Wangshan Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.50 Fujian Yongding Fengyuan Light Calcium Carbonate Chemicals Limited
7.13.3.51 Hebei Jingxing Chenglong Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.52 Hunan Leiyang Chaopai Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.53 Juxing Mineral Industry Company Limited
7.13.3.54 Quzhou Jinniu Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.55 Shunxing Powder Company Limited
7.13.3.56 Micro Stone Group
7.13.3.57 Fengyuan Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.58 Shanghai Xuanhu Industrial and Trade Development Company Limited
7.13.3.59 Zhejiang Jiande Longhua Plastic Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.60 Degao Powder Engineering Development Company Limited
7.13.3.61 Fujian Longpu Light Calcium Factory
7.13.3.62 Guneng Micrometric Material Company Limited
7.13.3.63 Jingxing County Huamao Calcium Carbonate Factory
7.13.3.64 Liaoyang Jinwang Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.65 Tianhe Paper Ground Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.66 Xingcheng Ground Calcium Carbonate Factory
7.13.3.67 Chanxing County Yufeng Micropowder Factory
7.13.3.68 Zhejiang Jiande Tianshi Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.69 Zibo Jinchuan Hongfeng Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.70 Changshan Nanfang Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.71 Jiangxi Huaming Nanometer Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.72 Yangzhou Qunxin Powder Materials Company Limited
7.13.3.73 Shijiazhuang Jingxing Huawang Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.74 Dalian Keli Super Fine Powder Company Limited
7.13.3.75 Hangzhou Advanced Technological Chemical Company Limited
7.13.3.76 Sanwhy Powder Materials Company Limited
7.13.3.77 Schaefer Kalk Calcium Carbonate (Hangzhou) Company Limited
7.13.3.78 Shijiazhuang Boda Calcium Industry Company Limited
7.13.3.79 Baoxing County Xuetao Powdered Whiting Factory
7.13.3.80 Shanghai Da Yu Biochemistry Company Limited
7.13.3.81 Five Circle Industrial Company Limited
7.13.3.82 Huayi Industrial Company Limited
7.13.3.83 Shanghai Okutama Calcium Carbonate Company Limited
7.13.3.84 Longfa Superfine Powder Company Limited
7.13.4 Potential producers of calcium carbonate in China
7.13.4.1 Sichuan Yingjing Kaiquan Industrial Company Limited
7.13.4.2 Fushun Yunaite Calcium Company Limited
7.14 Colombia 1
7.14.1 Producers of GCC in Colombia
7.14.1.1 Omya
7.14.1.2 SCR-Sibelco
7.15 Croatia 1
7.16 Cuba 1
7.17 Czech Republic 2
7.17.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in the Czech Republic
7.17.1.1 Omya
7.17.1.2 Schaefer Kalk GmbH & Company KG
7.17.1.3 Tonaso Holding a.s.
7.17.1.4 Vznik Kalcit s.r.o.
7.18 Denmark 2
7.18.1 Producers of GCC in Denmark
7.18.1.1 Omya
7.18.1.2 Dankalk A/S
7.19 Dominican Republic 1
7.20 Ecuador 1
7.21 Egypt 2
7.21.1 Producers of GCC in Egypt
7.21.1.1 ASEC Company for Mining (ASCOM)
7.21.1.2 Omya
7.22 Finland 5
7.22.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Finland
7.22.1.1 Suomen Karbonaatti Oy
7.22.1.2 Omya
7.22.1.3 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.22.1.4 Schaefer Kalk GmbH and Company KG
7.23 France 10
7.23.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in France
7.23.1.1 Omya
7.23.1.2 Proven?ale SA
7.23.1.3 Imerys SA
7.23.1.4 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.23.1.5 Solvay Advanced Functional Minerals
7.23.1.6 Scora SA
7.24 Germany 7
7.24.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Germany
7.24.1.1 Omya
7.24.1.2 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.24.1.3 Alpha Calcit F?llstoff GmbH and Company KG
7.24.1.4 Geomin Erzgebirgische Kalkwerke GmbH
7.24.1.5 Sch?n+Hippelein GmbH and Company KG
7.24.1.6 Schaefer Kalk GmbH and Company KG
7.24.1.7 Solvay Advanced Functional Minerals (SAFM)
7.24.1.8 CalciTech Limited
7.24.1.9 FELS-Werke GmbH
7.24.1.10 Dr Paul Lohmann GmbH KG
7.25 Ghana 1
7.26 Greece 2
7.26.1 Producers of GCC in Greece
7.26.1.1 Ionian Kalk S.A.
7.26.1.2 Omya
7.26.1.3 Microfill K. Zafranas SA
7.26.1.4 Dionyssosmarble SA
7.27 Haiti 1
7.28 Hungary 1
7.29 India 9
7.29.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in India
7.29.1.1 20 Microns Limited
7.29.1.2 Minerals Technologies
7.29.1.3 Calchem Industries (India) Limited
7.29.1.4 Gulshan Polyols Limited
7.29.1.5 Imerys
7.29.1.6 Fimakem India Limited
7.29.1.7 Marvelore Mining and Allied Industries (P) Limited
7.29.1.8 Lime Chemicals Limited
7.29.1.9 Shree Sai Calnates India Private Limited (SSCIPL)
7.29.1.10 Omya
7.29.1.11 Vimal Microns Limited
7.29.1.12 Wolkem India Limited
7.29.1.13 Savino Micron (India) Pvt Limited
7.29.1.14 Aranthangi Chemical Products Limited
7.29.1.15 Kunal Calcium Limited
7.29.1.16 Saurashtra Solid Industries Pvt Limited
7.29.1.17 Alankar Mineral Industries
7.29.1.18 Chemical & Mineral Industries (Pvt) Limited
7.29.1.19 Gangotri Inorganic (P) Limited
7.29.1.20 Jay Minerals
7.29.1.21 Kalpana Minerals and Chemicals
7.29.1.22 Kotak Chemicals Limited
7.30 Indonesia 4
7.30.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Indonesia
7.30.1.1 Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)
7.30.1.2 PT Camco Omya
7.30.1.3 Imerys
7.30.1.4 PT Supersonic Chemical Industries
7.30.1.5 PT Inti Kalsium Indonesia
7.30.1.6 PT Finexco Prima
7.30.1.7 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.30.1.8 PT Bumi Kencana Murni Chemical Industry
7.30.1.9 PT Light Calsindo Raya
7.30.1.10 PT Kalsitech Prima
7.31 Iran 3
7.31.1 Omya
7.31.2 Iran Powder Manufacturing
7.31.3 Poudrsazan Industrial and Mineral Group
7.31.4 Micronized Powder Company
7.31.5 Hadavi Corporation
7.31.6 Chemie Madani Hamadan Company
7.31.7 Other producers of GCC in Iran
7.32 Israel 1
7.32.1 M.P. Minerals and Marble
7.32.2 Omya
7.32.3 K. G. Minerals
7.33 Italy 5
7.33.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Italy
7.33.1.1 Omya
7.33.1.2 Imerys
7.33.1.3 Mineraria Sacilese SpA
7.33.1.4 Umbria Filler srl
7.33.1.5 Alpha Micron srl
7.33.1.6 Carbocalcio Cuneese SpA
7.33.1.7 Nuovo Industria Calcite e Marmi srl
7.33.1.8 Nuova Sima srl
7.33.1.9 Solvay
7.33.1.10 Baslini SpA
7.34 Jamaica 2
7.34.1 Producers of GCC in Jamaica
7.34.1.1 Lydford Mining Company
7.34.1.2 Hodges Minerals (Export) Limited
7.35 Japan 8
7.35.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Japan
7.35.1.1 Fimatec Limited (FMT)
7.35.1.2 Bihoku Funka Kogyo Company Limited
7.35.1.3 Nitto Funka Kogyo KK
7.35.1.4 Imerys
7.35.1.5 Okutama Kogyo Company Limited
7.35.1.6 Maruo Calcium Company Limited
7.35.1.7 Oji Paper Group
7.35.1.8 Calfine Company Limited
7.35.1.9 Takehara Kagaku Kogyo Company Limited
7.35.1.10 Nippon Paper Group
7.35.1.11 Shiraishi Kogyo Kaisha Limited (SKK)
7.35.1.12 Sankyo Seifun Company Limited
7.35.1.13 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.35.1.14 Mitsubishi Paper Mills Limited
7.35.1.15 Toyo Denka Kogyo Company Limited
7.35.1.16 Yabashi Industries Company Limited
7.36 Jordan 2
7.36.1 Producers of GCC in Jordan
7.36.1.1 Jordan Minerals Establishment (JME)
7.36.1.2 Omya
7.36.1.3 Al-Ahlia Mining Company
7.36.1.4 National Carbonate Company
7.36.2 Future producers of GCC in Jordan
7.37 Kazakhstan 2
7.37.1 Producers of GCC in Kazkhstan
7.37.1.1 LLP Zhartas
7.37.1.2 JSC Zhambylgips
7.37.1.3 LLP Kurylys Zhanar
7.37.2 Former producers of GCC in Kazakhstan
7.37.3 Potential GCC projects in Kazakhstan
7.38 North Korea 1
7.39 South Korea 4
7.39.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in South Korea
7.39.1.1 Omya
7.39.1.2 Taekyung Industrial Company Limited
7.39.1.3 Kwang Sung Chemical Company
7.39.1.4 Baek Kwang Mineral Products Company Limited
7.39.1.5 Solvay
7.39.1.6 Yabashi Limestone Techs Korea Company Limited
7.40 Macedonia 1
7.41 Malaysia 5
7.41.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Malaysia
7.41.1.1 Imerys
7.41.1.2 Omya
7.41.1.3 Calrock Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.4 Kinta Powdertech Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.5 Zantat Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.6 Takehara Kagaku Kogyo Company Limited
7.41.1.7 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.41.1.8 Schaefer Kalk GmbH and Company KG
7.41.1.9 Syarikat Cheng Sun Quarry Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.10 Calcium Carbonate Manufacturers Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.11 HardRock Calcium Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.12 Mutual Way Lime Products Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.13 Nanocarb Technology Sdn Bhd
7.41.1.14 TKN Calcium Industries (M) Sdn. Bhd
7.41.1.15 Umpan Global Malaysia Sdn Bhd
7.41.2 Potential producers of GCC and PCC in Malaysia
7.42 Mexico 5
7.42.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Mexico
7.42.1.1 Omya
7.42.1.2 Grupo Industrial Avalos Rubio
7.42.1.3 AT SA
7.42.1.4 Molinas de Norte
7.42.1.5 Estens Minerales no Metalicos
7.42.1.6 Orfo SA de CV
7.42.1.7 Zacarias Grupo Industrial
7.42.1.8 Imerys
7.42.1.9 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.42.1.10 Inmin
7.42.1.11 Grupo Materias Primas
7.42.2 S.A. Revert?
7.42.2.1 Secadora Industrial SA (SECASA)
7.43 Morocco 1
7.44 Netherlands 1
7.44.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in the Netherlands
7.45 New Zealand 1
7.45.1 Producers of GCC in New Zealand
7.45.1.1 Omya
7.45.1.2 Holcim
7.46 Norway 2
7.46.1 Producers of GCC in Norway
7.46.1.1 Omya
7.47 Oman 1
7.47.1.1 Rima Carbonate Industries LLC
7.48 Pakistan 1
7.49 Peru 1
7.50 Philippines 1
7.50.1 Producers of GCC in the Philippines
7.50.1.1 Teresa Marble Corporation
7.50.1.2 C & B Marble
7.51 Poland 2
7.51.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Poland
7.51.1.1 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.51.1.2 Ciech SA
7.51.1.3 Omya
7.51.1.4 Other producers of GCC and PCC in Poland
7.52 Portugal 2
7.52.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Portugal
7.52.1.1 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.52.1.2 Omya
7.53 Romania 1
7.53.1 Producers of GCC in Romania
7.54 Russia 8
7.54.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Russia
7.54.1.1 JSC Melstrom
7.54.1.2 CJSC Koelgamramor
7.54.1.3 RIF Mikromramor
7.54.1.4 JSC Ruslime
7.54.1.5 Omya
7.54.1.6 JSC Shebekinsky-Melovoy Zavod
7.54.1.7 JSC Kopanishchensky Kombinat Stroitelnykh Materialov
7.54.1.8 JSC Stroimaterialy
7.54.1.9 LLC Mramorprirodresurs
7.54.1.10 LLC Microkaltsit
7.54.1.11 JSC Geokom
7.54.1.12 JSC Balakovorezino-Tekhnika
7.54.1.13 JSC Uraltalk
7.54.1.14 LLC Polygon-Service
7.54.2 Former producers of GCC in Russia
7.54.2.1 JSC Stoilensky GOK
7.54.2.2 LLC Domedco Hakscly Limited
7.54.2.3 Baikalskiye Mineraly
7.54.3 Consumption of GCC in Russia
7.55 Saudi Arabia 2
7.55.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Saudi Arabia
7.55.1.1 Saudi Carbonate Company Limited
7.55.1.2 Saudi Marble Company
7.55.1.3 Saudi Sand Lime Bricks & Building Company
7.55.1.4 Al-Marbaie Group
7.56 Serbia 1
7.56.1 Producers of GCC in Serbia
7.56.1.1 Omya
7.56.1.2 MAT Produkt Vinca
7.57 Slovakia 1
7.57.1.1 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.58 Slovenia 1
7.59 South Africa 2
7.59.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in South Africa
7.59.1.1 Idwala Industrial Holdings
7.59.1.2 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.60 Spain 5
7.60.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Spain
7.60.1.1 Omya
7.60.1.2 SA Revert?
7.60.1.3 Proven?ale SA
7.60.1.4 Minera del Santo ?ngel S.L.
7.60.1.5 Triturados C?lcicos SA (TRICALSA)
7.60.1.6 Blancs Minerals de Pere Vidal SA
7.60.1.7 Minas Volc?n SA
7.60.1.8 Minerals i Derivats SA
7.60.1.9 Triturados Blanco Macael SA
7.60.1.10 Vicente Corona SA
7.60.1.11 Cales de Llierca SA
7.61 Sweden 2
7.61.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Sweden
7.61.1.1 Imerys
7.61.1.2 Omya
7.62 Switzerland 5
7.62.1.1 Omya
7.63 Syria 1
7.64 Taiwan 3
7.64.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Taiwan
7.64.1.1 Lih Hsiang Industrial Corporation
7.64.1.2 Formosa Plastics Corporation
7.64.1.3 Me Lin White-Stone Chemical Limited
7.64.1.4 Omya
7.64.1.5 Imerys
7.64.1.6 Yuncheng Chemical Industrial Company Limited
7.64.1.7 Shuo Yang Enterprise Company Limited
7.65 Thailand 4
7.65.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Thailand
7.65.1.1 Surint Omya Chemicals
7.65.1.2 Calcium Products Company Limited
7.65.1.3 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.65.1.4 Golden Lime Company Limited
7.65.1.5 Quality Minerals Public Company Limited
7.65.1.6 Fimatec Limited
7.65.1.7 Imerys
7.65.1.8 Lime Quality Company Limited
7.66 Tunisia 2
7.66.1 Producers of GCC in Tunisia
7.66.1.1 Imerys
7.66.1.2 Soci?t? de Fabrication de Poudre (SOFAP)
7.66.1.3 Broyage Ensachage et Production des Produits Chimiques (BEPPC)
7.67 Turkey 6
7.67.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Turkey
7.67.1.1 Omya
7.67.1.2 Anadolu Mikronize Madencilik Sanayi ve Ticaret AS
7.67.1.3 Esen Mikronize Maden Sanayi ve Ticaret AS
7.67.1.4 Ni?ta? Mikronize Kalsit Sanayi ve Ticaret AS
7.67.1.5 Kombassan Group
7.67.1.6 Imerys
7.67.1.7 Sinpas Group
7.67.1.8 Erciyes Mikron Kire? ve Tugla Kimya Sanayi AS
7.67.1.9 Aydin Madencilik Limited AS
7.67.1.10 Meka Maden Sanayi ve Ticaret AS
7.67.1.11 Nidas Mikronize Kalsit AS
7.67.1.12 Barit Maden T?rk AS
7.67.1.13 Turmet Madencilik ve Insaat Sanayi ve Ticaret Limited
7.67.1.14 G?lmer Mining Industry and Trade Incorporated
7.68 Uganda 1
7.69 Ukraine 3
7.69.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Ukraine
7.69.1.1 CSJC Novgorod-Seversky plant of building materials
7.69.1.2 LLC Industrial Union of Slavic Soda
7.69.1.3 JSC Berezanskoe "Nedra"
7.69.1.4 SC Slavyansky Melo-Izvestkovy Zavod
7.69.1.5 Private JSC Volcheyarovsky Melovoi Kar'er
7.69.1.6 Reaktiv Limited
7.70 United Arab Emirates 1
7.70.1 General Mineral Industries Company LLC
7.70.2 Emirates Calcium Carbonate Factory Limited
7.71 United Kingdom 5
7.71.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in the UK
7.71.1.1 Omya
7.71.1.2 Minelco Limited
7.71.1.3 Longcliffe Quarries Limited
7.71.1.4 Imerys Minerals Limited
7.71.1.5 Solvay Advanced Functional Minerals (SAFM)
7.71.1.6 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.71.1.7 Ben Bennett, Jr
7.72 Uruguay 1
7.73 USA 20
7.73.1 Production of PCC in the USA
7.73.2 Producers of GCC and PCC in the USA
7.73.2.1 Imerys
7.73.2.2 Omya
7.73.2.3 Minerals Technologies Incorporated (MTI)
7.73.2.4 Huber Engineered Materials
7.73.2.5 Carmeuse Lime and Stone Limited
7.73.2.6 Lhoist
7.73.2.7 CRH Limited
7.73.2.8 Graymont Incorporated
7.73.2.9 Excalibar Minerals LLC
7.73.2.10 Mississippi Lime Company
7.73.2.11 Great Lakes Calcium Corporation
7.73.2.12 Gardenscape Incorporated
7.73.2.13 Vulcan Materials Company
7.73.2.14 Finch Paper LLC
7.73.2.15 Cerne Calcium Carbonate LLC
7.73.2.16 Linwood Mining & Minerals Corporation
7.73.3 Potential GCC operations in the USA
7.74 Venezuela 1
7.75 Vietnam 6
7.75.1 Producers of GCC and PCC in Vietnam
7.75.1.1 Vietnam Mineral Powder Joint Stock Company (VMPC)
7.75.1.2 Yen Bai Cement and Minerals Joint Stock Company
7.75.1.3 Asia Minerals Joint Stock Company (AMC)
7.75.1.4 Minh Duc Chemical Stockshare Company
7.75.1.5 Vietnam Construction and Import-Export Joint Stock Corporation (Vinaconex)
7.75.1.6 Vinafame Company Limited
7.75.1.7 Huu Nghi Production-Trading Joint Stock Company
7.75.1.8 Surint Omya Chemicals (Vietnam) Company Limited
7.75.1.9 Mien Trung Minerals Joint Stock Company
7.75.1.10 Imerys
7.75.1.11 Lien Hiep Company Limited
7.75.1.12 Nam Trung Nghe An Joint Stock Company
7.75.1.13 Ho Chi Minh City Chemical Joint Stock Company
7.75.1.14 Mong Son Joint Stock Company
7.75.2 GCC and PCC projects in Vietnam
7.75.2.1 Vietnam Mining Corporation (VNMC)
7.75.2.2 Cavico Industry and Minerals
7.76 Zambia 1
8 International trade in GCC and PCC 9
8.1 World trade in calcium carbonate
8.1.1 US trade in PCC
8.2 World trade in marble granules, chipping and powder
9 World consumption of GCC and PCC 3
9.1 World consumption of GCC by region and end use
9.2 World consumption of PCC by region and end use
9.3 Consumption of GCC and PCC in China
10 Forecast demand for GCC and PCC 3
10.1 Forecast demand for GCC
10.2 Forecast demand for PCC
11 Applications for calcium carbonate 1
12 Use of calcium carbonate in paper 33
12.1 Types of paper
12.2 Competing filler and coating pigments in paper manufacture
12.2.1 Physical properties of paper pigments
12.3 Paper filling
12.4 Paper coating
12.5 World production of paper
12.5.1 World production of paper and paperboard
12.6 Leading manufacturers of paper
12.6.1 International Paper
12.6.2 Stora Enso
12.6.3 UPM-Kymmene
12.7 Paper mills with satellite calcium carbonate plants
12.8 World consumption of paper and paperboard
12.9 Consumption of minerals in paper
12.10 Consumption of GCC and PCC in paper
12.11 Future demand for GCC and PCC in paper
13 Use of calcium carbonate in plastics 22
13.1 Use of extender and filler minerals in plastics
13.2 The plastics industry
13.3 World production and demand for plastics
13.4 Use of calcium carbonate in plastics
13.4.1 Use of calcium carbonate in polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
13.4.1.1 World PVC capacity
13.4.1.2 Main producers of PVC
13.4.1.3 World demand for PVC
13.4.2 Use of calcium carbonate in polypropylene (PP)
13.4.2.1 Demand for polypropylene
13.4.3 Use of calcium carbonate in polyethylene (PE)
13.5 Consumption of GCC and PCC in plastics
13.6 Future demand for GCC and PCC in plastics
14 Use of calcium carbonate in paint 9
14.1 Components of paint
14.2 Use of extender and filler minerals in paint
14.3 Structure of the world paint industry
14.4 Regional markets for architectural paint
14.4.1 Shipments of paint in the USA
14.4.2 Production of paint in Japan
14.5 Consumption of GCC and PCC in paint
14.6 Future demand for GCC and PCC in paint
15 Use of calcium carbonate in rubber 9
15.1 Use of filler and extender minerals in rubber
15.2 Use of GCC and PCC in rubber
15.3 Producers of GCC and PCC for use in rubber
15.4 World production of synthetic rubber
15.4.1 World consumption of synthetic rubber
15.5 Production of natural rubber
15.6 Consumption of natural rubber
15.7 Consumption of GCC and PCC in rubber
15.8 Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in rubber
16 Use of calcium carbonate in adhesives and sealants 6
16.1 Adhesive and sealant formulations and components
16.2 Use of filler and extender minerals in adhesives and sealants
16.3 Producers of calcium carbonate for use in adhesives and sealants
16.4 Production of adhesives and sealants
16.5 Markets for adhesives and sealants
16.6 Consumption of GCC and PCC in adhesives and sealants
16.7 Future demand for GCC and PCC in adhesives and sealants
17 Other applications for GCC and PCC 9
17.1 Carpet backing
17.2 Pharmaceuticals and food
17.3 Oilfield minerals
17.4 Cultured marble
17.5 Toothpaste
17.6 Rotogravure printing inks
17.7 Roof shingles
17.8 Cement and concrete
17.9 Environmental uses
17.10 Consumption of GCC and PCC in other applications
17.11 Future demand for GCC and PCC in other applications
18 Prices of GCC and PCC 8
18.1 Prices of GCC
18.2 Published increases in GCC prices
18.3 Prices of PCC
18.4 Announced increases in PCC prices

Tables Listing

Num Title
1 World: Calcium carbonate deposits containing >25Mt of estimated resources, 2012
2 Chemistry and brightness of different types of natural calcium carbonate
3 Examples of calcium carbonate used in GCC production
4 Particle size range for GCC by processing route
5 Particle size range for different GCC applications by likely processing route
6 Chemical composition of GCC products
7 Chemical composition of PCC products by process
8 Properties of calcium carbonate fillers
9 Properties of calcium carbonate pigments
10 World: Estimated GCC and PCC capacity by region, country and type, 2012
11 World: Identified GCC and PCC capacity by main companies, 2012
12 World: GCC capacity controlled by main companies, 2012
13 World: PCC capacity controlled by main companies, 2012
14 GCC and PCC projects and expansions
15 Selected countries: Production of GCC, 2002 to 2011
16 Selected countries: Production of PCC, 2002 to 2011
17 Argentina: Details of GCC and PCC producers, 2012
18 Imerys: Details of PCC plants in Argentina, 2012
19 Australia: Details of GCC operations, 2012
20 Austria: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
21 Belgium: Details of calcium carbonate producers, 2012
22 SCR-Sibelco: Details of calcium carbonate operations, 2012
23 Brazil: Details of GCC and PCC producers, 2012
24 Brazil: MTI: Details of PCC plants, 2012
25 Canada: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
26 Graymont: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
27 Chile: Production of coquina and white calcium carbonate, 2001 to 2010
28 Chile: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
29 Chile: Other producers of calcium carbonate in Chile, 2012
30 China: Calcium carbonate production by particle size, 2011
31 China: PCC production by province in order of size, 2007
32 China: PCC production by province in order of size, 2006
33 China: Details of producers of fine and superfine PCC, 2012
34 China: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
35 Asia Pulp and Paper: Details of GCC and PCC operations in China, 2012
36 Imerys: Details of GCC and PCC operations in China, 2012
37 Omya: Details of GCC operations in China, 2012
38 ShengdaTech: Details of PCC operations, 2012
39 Colombia: Details of GCC operations, 2012
40 Czech Republic: Producers of GCC and PCC, 2011
41 Denmark: Producers of GCC, 2011
42 Egypt: Details of GCC operations, 2012
43 Finland: Limestone production by mine, 2009
44 Finland: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
45 France: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
46 Provenale: Details of GCC operations, 2012
47 Imerys: Carbonate mineral reserves and resource estimates, 2010
48 Imerys: General structure, 2012
49 Imerys: GCC and PCC facilities by business group, 2010
50 Imerys: Performance Minerals GCC and PCC facilities worldwide, 2012
51 Imerys: Pigments for Paper & Packaging GCC and PCC facilities, 2012
52 Imerys: Summary of GCC and PCC capacity by region, country and plant, 2012
53 Germany: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
54 Alpha Calcit: Details of GCC operations, 2012
55 Schaefer Kalk: Details of PCC operations, 2012
56 Greece: Details of GCC operations, 2012
57 India: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
58 Indonesia: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
59 Iran: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
60 Italy: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
61 Jamaica: Details of calcium carbonate deposits
62 Jamaica: Details of GCC operations, 2012
63 Japan: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
64 Okutama Kogyo: Details of PCC operations, 2012
65 Jordan: Details of GCC operations, 2012
66 Kazakhstan: Production of GCC by company, 2001 to 2010
67 North Korea: Marble deposits potentially suitable for GCC production
68 South Korea: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
69 Solvay Advanced Functional Minerals: Details of PCC operations, 2012
70 Malaysia: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
71 Mexico: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
72 New Zealand: Details of GCC operations, 2012
73 Philippines: Details of GCC operations, 2012
74 Poland: Production, trade and consumption of chalk and GCC, 2001 to 2009
75 Portugal: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
76 Russia: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
77 Russia: Production of GCC by selected companies, 2002 to 2010
78 Russia: Apparent consumption of GCC, 2001 to 2010
79 Saudi Arabia: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
80 Serbia: Details of GCC operations, 2012
81 South Africa: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
82 Spain: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
83 Sweden: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
84 Omya: Estimated GCC and PCC capacity by region, 2012
85 Omya: Identified GCC and PCC capacity by country, 2012
86 Taiwan: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
87 Thailand: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
88 Tunisia: Details of GCC operations, 2012
89 Turkey: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
90 Ukraine: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
91 Ukraine: Production of GCC by company, 2001 to 2010
92 United Arab Emirates: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
93 Great Britain: Production of limestone, dolomite and chalk for industrial applications, 2000 to 2009
94 UK: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
95 USA: Production, trade and apparent consumption of PCC, 2000 to 2010
96 USA: Lime sold or used by producers for use in PCC production, 2000 to 2010
97 USA: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
98 Imerys: US PCC operations, 2012
99 Mineral Technologies: Satellite PCC capacity by plant, 2012
100 Mineral Technologies: Merchant PCC capacity by plant, 2012
101 Mineral Technologies: Additional PCC capacity 2000 to 2013
102 Mineral Technologies: Closed PCC capacity, 2000 to 2012
103 Lhoist: Estimated capacity of US limestone operations and uses, 2011
104 Vietnam: Details of GCC and PCC operations, 2012
105 World: Exports of calcium carbonate from main countries, 2001 to 2010
106 World: Imports of calcium carbonate into main countries, 2001 to 2010
107 World: Exports of marble granules, chipping and powder from main countries, 2001 to 2010
108 World: Imports of marble granules, chipping and powder by main countries, 2001 to 2010
109 World: Estimated regional consumption of GCC and PCC by market, 2011
110 World: Estimated consumption of GCC by region by market, 2011
111 World: Estimated regional consumption of PCC by market, 2011
112 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC by market, 2011 and 2016
113 World: Forecast regional demand for GCC and PCC by market, 2016
114 World: Forecast demand for GCC by market, 2011 and 2016
115 World: Forecast regional demand for GCC by market, 2016
116 World: Forecast demand for PCC by market, 2011 and 2016
117 World: Forecast regional demand for PCC by market, 2016
118 Functions and specifications of GCC by main application
119 Paper: Grades, fibre composition, pigment loading and end uses
120 Comparison between properties of kaolin, PCC and GCC in paper production
121 Advantages and disadvantages of GCC and PCC used in paper
122 CEPI: Key data for the regional paper industry, 1991 and 2010
123 World: Production of paper and paperboard by region, 2000 to 2010
124 World: Average annual growth in production of paper and paperboard by region, 2000 to 2010
125 World: Regional production of paper and paperboard by grade, 2010
126 World: Production of paper and paperboard by region and main countries, 2002 to 2010
127 Selected countries: Production of main papers containing minerals by category, 2010
128 International Paper: Pulp and paper production capacity by region and grade, 2010
129 International Paper: Sales of main products, 2008 to 2010
130 Stora Enso: Details of mills producing news and book paper, 2012
131 Stora Enso: Details of mills producing magazine paper, 2012
132 Stora Enso: Details of mills producing fine paper, 2012
133 Stora Enso: Details of mills producing packaging papers and board, 2012
134 UPM-Kymmene: Details of paper mills, 2012
135 World: Paper mills with associated satellite calcium carbonate plants, 2012
136 World: Satellite calcium carbonate capacity by region, 2011
137 World: Apparent consumption of paper and paperboard by region, 2002 to 2010
138 Paper: Typical filler pigment contents of printing papers
139 Paper: Typical coating pigment levels of printing papers
140 World: Estimated consumption of minerals in newsprint in main producing countries, 2009 and 2010
141 World: Estimated consumption of minerals in uncoated printing and writing paper in main producing countries, 2009 and 2010
142 World: Estimated consumption of minerals in coated printing and writing paper in main producing countries, 2009 and 2010
143 World: Estimated consumption of minerals in board in main producing countries, 2009 and 2010
144 Leading countries: Estimated total consumption of minerals in paper and paperboard, 2009 and 2010
145 World: Estimated consumption of minerals by type of paper, 2000 to 2011
146 World: Estimated regional consumption of minerals by type of paper, 2010
147 World: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC in paper by region, 2011
148 World: Historical and forecast growth in GDP by region, 2000 to 2010 and 2012 to 2016
149 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in paper by region, 2016
150 Main industrial minerals used in plastics
151 Plastics: Use of minerals to improve properties
152 Densities of main mineral fillers and resins
153 Examples of mineral loadings in plastics
154 World: Demand for plastics by region, 2007 to 2015
155 World: Demand for plastics by type, 2007 to 2015
156 Asia: Demand for plastics by type, 2007 to 2015
157 Europe: Demand for plastics by type, 2007 to 2015
158 NAFTA: Demand for plastics by type, 2007 to 2015
159 USA: Production of leading plastic resins, 2006 to 2010
160 Japan: Production of selected thermoplastic resins by type, 2002 to 2010
161 Japan: Production of plastic products by type, 2002 to 2010
162 USA: Sales and captive use of selected thermoplastic resins by major market, 2003 to 2010
163 Summary of calcium carbonate use in plastics
164 World: Demand for PVC by region, 2009 to 2015
165 World: Regional use of PVC by product, 2010
166 World: Regional use of PVC by product, 2015
167 World: Demand for polypropylene by region, 2009 to 2015
168 World: Regional use of polypropylene by product, 2010
169 World: Regional use of polypropylene by product, 2015
170 World: Construction of new residential buildings in selected countries, 2002 to 2010
171 World: Construction of new non-residential buildings in selected countries, 2002 to 2010
172 World: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC in plastics by region, 2011
173 World: Forecast demand for plastics by region, 2010 to 2015
174 World: Forecast regional growth in demand for selected plastics, 2010 to 2015
175 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in plastics by region, 2016
176 Properties of extender minerals used in paint formulations
177 Paint: Reasons for using GCC
178 World: Leading coatings companies, 2000, 2008 and 2011
179 USA: Shipments of coatings, 2000 to 2011
180 World: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC in paint by region, 2011
181 World: Regional demand for architectural paint, 2003, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2015 and 2018
182 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in paint by region, 2016
183 Properties of important rubber reinforcement materials
184 World: Estimated synthetic rubber production capacity by type and country, 2010
185 Imerys: North American GCC products recommended for use in rubber
186 Imerys: Comparison of #10 White and Micro-White 100 DGCC products
187 World: Production of synthetic rubber by main regions, 2000 to 2010
188 China: Production of synthetic rubber, 2000 to 2010
189 World: Consumption of synthetic rubber by main regions, 2000 to 2010
190 World: Production of natural rubber by main regions, 2000 to 2010
191 World: Consumption of natural rubber by main regions, 2000 to 2010
192 World: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC in rubber by region, 2011
193 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in rubber by region, 2016
194 Components of adhesives and sealants
195 China: Production and sales of adhesives and sealants, 2006 to 2008
196 Japan: Production of adhesives and sealants, 2003 to 2010
197 World: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC in adhesives and sealants by region, 2011
198 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in adhesives and sealants by region, 2016
199 Imerys: GCC products for drilling fluids
200 World: Sales of inks and graphic arts materials by main companies, 2010
201 Imerys: GCC grades used in water treatment
202 World: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC in other applications by region, 2011
203 World: Forecast demand for GCC and PCC in other applications by region, 2016
204 World: Selected GCC and PCC prices from trading websites, February 2012
205 UK: GCC prices, ex-works, 1991 to 2012
206 USA: Prices of GCC, 1997 to 2009
207 USA: Prices of GCC, 2009 to 2012
208 Imerys: Announced changes in US GCC prices, 2002 to 2011
209 USA: Prices of PCC, 2002 to 2012
210 UK: Prices of PCC, ex-works, 1993 to 2012
211 USA: Average value of quarterly PCC production, 2001 to 2011

Figures Listing

Num Title
1 World: Estimated regional consumption of GCC and PCC by end use, 2011
2 World: Estimated capacity for GCC and PCC by main area, 2012
3 World: Estimated capacity for GCC and PCC by main companies, 2012
4 World: Consumption and forecast demand for GCC and PCC by end use, 2011 and 2016
5 Dry and wet processing routes for GCC
6 PCC slurry production flow chart
7 PCC production by filler recycling process
8 Range of pigment brightness values
9 World: Estimated GCC and PCC capacity by region, 2012
10 World: Estimated GCC capacity by major country, 2012
11 World: Estimated PCC capacity by major country, 2012
12 China: Estimated production of GCC and PCC, 2008 to 2011
13 China: Production of PCC, 2002 to 2011
14 Finland: Estimated production of GCC and PCC, 1999 to 2009
15 USA: Quarterly production of PCC, 2000 to 2011
16 USA: Exports and imports of PCC, 1996 to 2010
17 China: Estimated consumption of GCC and PCC by market, 2010
18 CEPIPRINT: Deliveries of mechanical publication papers compared to capacity, 2000 to 2010
19 World: Production of paper and paperboard by region, 2000 to 2010
20 World: Production of paper and paperboard by main countries, 2002 to 2010
21 World: Apparent consumption of paper and paperboard by main regions, 2002 to 2010
22 CEPI countries: Kaolin and calcium carbonate consumption in paper, 1991 to 2010
23 World: Estimated changes in GCC and PCC use in paper, 2011 and 2016
24 China: Production of primary plastics, 1990 to 2010
25 China: Capacity, production and operating rate of PVC industry, 2000 to 2010
26 World: Main producers of PVC, 2011
27 China: Floor space of buildings under construction and completed, 1990 to 2009
28 World: Estimated changes in GCC and PCC use in plastics, 2011 and 2016
29 World: Estimated value of regional markets for decorative paint, 2010
30 USA: Shipments of coatings by type, 1985 to 2011
31 USA: Shipments of architectural coatings compared to housing starts, 1985 to 2010
32 Japan: Production and shipments of paint, 1989 to 2010
33 World: Production of synthetic rubber by main regions, 2000 to 2010
34 World: Consumption of synthetic rubber by main regions, 2000 to 2010
35 World: Markets for adhesives and sealants, 2010
36 Comparison of published GCC, PCC and kaolin prices, March 2012
37 USA: Comparison of average annual prices of natural gas and quicklime, 1980 to 2010

Ground & Precipitated Calcium Carbonate: Global Industry Markets & Outlook, 1st edition 2012

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