The report provides a detailed analysis and forecast of the activated carbon market on a global as well as regional level. The demand forecast is given for the period ranging from 2013 to 2019, based on volume (kilo tons) as well as revenue (USD million). The study consists of drivers, restraints and opportunities prevailing in activated carbon market and its implications during the forecast period.
The report analyses the market based on product segment such as powdered and granular activated carbon products. The report provides estimates and forecast for each segment for the period from 2012 to 2019. The report segments the market based on applications such liquid phase and gas phase as well as on end-user industry such as water treatment (municipal water treatment, beverage production, point-of-use water filters, semiconductor manufacture, groundwater remediation, and treatment of landfill leachate); food and beverages(purification of sweeteners, edible oils, glycerin, wine and juices, organic and inorganic acids and pharmaceutical intermediates); pharmaceutical and medical ( poisonings and overdoses, tablets or capsules production, wound dressings, odor control filters, and masks); automotive (air filter, vehicle canisters, fuel loading/transfer facilities, activated carbon sheets and cabin air); air purification (toxic gases and mercury removal application, flue gases removal; and others (solvent recovery, petroleum refineries, mining and electronics industry).
The report analyzes the demand for activated carbon into different regions with further bifurcation into various products, applications and end-user industries. Key regions covered in this report are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. Thorough analysis and forecast of each segment in terms of revenue and volume for the period from 2012 to 2019 has been included in this study.
Porters five forces analysis and market attractiveness analysis offers comprehensive overview of the global activated carbon market. The report facilitates stakeholders of this market such as, activated carbon buyers, raw material suppliers, substitutes, and potential new entrants in their strategy making process. The study includes detailed description of the product value chain analysis right from raw material to its end-use. Key industry participants include Calgon Carbon Corporation, Carbon Resources LLC, Haycarb PLC, Jacobi Carbons AB, Meadwestvaco Corporation, Cabot Norit Activated Carbon and Siemens Water Technologies Corp., amongst others. The study includes detailed profiles of these leading market participants with company overview, financial overview, business strategies and SWOT analysis in addition to recent developments of the company.
For the research report, we conducted in-depth interviews and discussions with a wide range of key industry participants and opinion leaders. Primary research represents the bulk of research efforts, supplemented by an extensive secondary research. We reviewed key players’ product literature, annual reports, press releases and relevant documents for competitive analysis and market understanding. Secondary research also includes a search of recent trade, technical writing, internet sources, and statistical data from government websites, trade associations and agencies. This has proven to be the most reliable, effective and successful approach for obtaining precise market data, capturing industry participants’ insights and recognizing business opportunities.
Secondary research sources that are typically referred to include, but are not limited to company websites, annual reports, financial reports, broker reports, investor presentations, SEC filings, Plastemart magazine, TPE magazine, internal and external proprietary databases, relevant patent and regulatory databases such as ICIS, Hoovers, Onesource, Factiva and Bloomberg, national government documents, statistical databases, trade journals, market reports, news articles, press releases and webcasts specific to companies operating in the market.
The primary research involves e-mail interactions, telephonic interviews as well as face-to-face interviews for each market, category, segment and sub-segment across geographies. We conduct primary interviews on an ongoing basis with industry participants and commentators in order to validate data and analysis. Primary interview provides firsthand information on market size, market trends, growth trends, competitive landscape, outlook, etc. Moreover, it helps in validating and strengthening secondary research findings. Furthermore, it develops the analysis team’s expertise and market understanding.
The report segments the global activated carbon market as:
Activated Carbon Market: Product Segment Analysis
- Others (Extruded, impregnated, etc.)
Activated Carbon Market: Application Analysis
Activated Carbon Market: End-Use Analysis
- Water Treatment
- Food & Beverage Processing
- Pharmaceutical & Medical
- Air purification
- Others (Solvent recovery, mining, catalysts, etc.)
Activated Carbon Market: Regional Analysis
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of the World