1 INTRODUCTION 18
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 18
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 19
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 19
1.3.1 REGIONAL SCOPE 20
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 21
1.4 CURRENCY CONSIDERED 21
1.5 UNITS CONSIDERED 21
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 21

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 22
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 22
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 23
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 23
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 23
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 24
2.2 MARKET SHARE ESTIMATION 25
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 27
2.4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 28
2.5 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 28
2.5.1 ASSUMPTIONS MADE FOR THIS STUDY 28

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 29

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 33
4.1 DEVELOPING ECONOMIES TO WITNESS HIGH DEMAND FOR MINING CHEMICALS 33
4.2 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 33
4.3 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY MINERAL TYPE 34
4.4 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 34
4.5 ASIA-PACIFIC: MINING CHEMICALS MARKET 35
4.6 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET: REGIONAL SNAPSHOT 36

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 37
5.1 INTRODUCTION 38
5.2 EVOLUTION OF THE MINING TECHNOLOGY 38
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 39
5.3.1 DRIVERS 40
5.3.1.1 Lower mineral concentration and increased complexity of ores 40
5.3.1.2 Investments in mining projects in Asia-Pacific and South America 40
5.3.1.3 Consolidation of mining industry 41
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 41
5.3.2.1 Slow growth of mining industry in developed economies 41
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 41
5.3.3.1 Growing mining sector in Africa and Eastern Europe 41
5.3.3.2 Increasing importance of water management activities in the Asia-Pacific region 42
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 42
5.3.4.1 Environmental impact of mining chemicals 42
5.3.4.2 Development of ore-specific mining chemicals 42
5.4 MICRO ECONOMIC INDICATORS 43

6 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 44
6.1 INTRODUCTION 45
6.2 GRINDING AIDS 46
6.3 FLOCCULANTS 46
6.4 COLLECTORS 47
6.5 FROTHERS 47
6.6 SOLVENT EXTRACTANTS 47

7 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY MINERAL TYPE 48
7.1 INTRODUCTION 49
7.2 BASE METALS 50
7.3 NON-METALLIC MINERALS 50
7.4 PRECIOUS METALS 50
7.5 RARE EARTH METALS 51

8 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 52
8.1 INTRODUCTION 53
8.2 MINERAL PROCESSING 54
8.3 EXPLOSIVES & DRILLING 54
8.4 WATER & WASTEWATER TREATMENT 54
8.5 OTHERS 55

9 MINING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY REGION 56
9.1 INTRODUCTION 57
9.2 NORTH AMERICA 59
9.3 U.S. 63
9.4 CANADA 65
9.5 MEXICO 68
9.6 ASIA-PACIFIC 71
9.7 CHINA 75
9.8 INDIA 77
9.9 SOUTH KOREA 79
9.10 JAPAN 82
9.11 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC 84
9.12 EUROPE 87
9.13 RUSSIA 91
9.14 GERMANY 93
9.15 U.K. 95
9.16 FRANCE 98
9.17 REST OF EUROPE 100
9.18 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 103
9.19 SOUTH AFRICA 106
9.20 TURKEY 109
9.21 SAUDI ARABIA 111
9.22 UAE 114
9.23 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 116
9.24 SOUTH AMERICA 118
9.25 BRAZIL 122
9.26 PERU 124
9.27 CHILE 127
9.28 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 129

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 132
10.1 INTRODUCTION 132
10.2 DYNAMIC, INNOVATORS, VANGUARDS, AND EMERGING 132
10.2.1 DYNAMIC 132
10.2.2 INNOVATORS 132
10.2.3 VANGUARDS 132
10.2.4 EMERGING 133
10.3 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 134
10.3.1 PRODUCT OFFERING (FOR ALL 25 PLAYERS) 134
10.3.2 BUSINESS STRATEGY (FOR ALL 25 PLAYERS) 135
10.4 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 136
10.4.1 MARKET SHARE OF KEY PLAYERS 136
10.4.2 BASF SE 136
10.4.3 THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY 137
10.4.4 AKZONOBEL N.V. 137
10.4.5 CYTEC INDUSTRIES, INC. 137
10.4.6 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION 137
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11 COMPANY PROFILES 138
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
11.1 AKZONOBEL N.V. 138
11.2 BASF SE 141
11.3 CLARIANT AG 144
11.4 CYTEC INDUSTRIES INC. 147
11.5 KEMIRA OYJ 150
11.6 THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY 153
11.7 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION 155
11.8 ORICA LIMITED 157
11.9 ARRMAZ PRODUCTS L.P. 159
11.10 SNF FLOERGER SAS 161
11.11 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 163
11.11.1 CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL COMPANY, LP 163
11.11.2 AIR PRODUCTS AND CHEMICALS, INC. 163
11.11.3 BEIJING HENGJU CHEMICAL GROUP CORPORATION 163
11.11.4 CHEMINOVA A/S 164
11.11.5 CHARLES TENNANT & COMPANY 164
11.11.6 HYCHEM, INC. 164
11.11.7 ZINKAN ENTERPRISES 165
11.11.8 DYNO NOBEL, INC. 165
11.11.9 NALCO COMPANY 165
11.11.10 NASCO CHEMSOL INTERNATIONAL FZE 166
11.11.11 SQM 166
11.11.12 AECI LTD. 166
11.11.13 ASHLAND INC. 167
11.11.14 EXXONMOBIL. 167
11.11.15 ARIZONA CHEMICAL COMPANY, LP 168
*Details might not be captured in case of unlisted companies

12 APPENDIX 169
12.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 169
12.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 172
12.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 174
12.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 175
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 175
12.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 176