Global Mining Chemicals Strategic Business Report 2013-2018

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Dublin, Oct. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets
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The US market is further analyzed by the following Chemical Types: Organic Chemicals, Inorganic Chemicals, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South Africa, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Mining Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Applications:

  • Mineral Processing
  • Explosives & Drilling
  • Water & Waste Treatment
  • Others.

The report profiles companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • AECI Limited
  • ImproChem
  • Senmin
  • Air Products and Chemicals Inc.
  • AkzoNobel Cellulosic Specialties
  • Amcol International Corp.
  • American Colloid Company
  • ArrMaz Custom Chemicals Inc.
  • Ashland Inc.
  • Borregaard LignoTech USA Inc.
  • Betachem (Pty) Ltd.
  • Charles Tennant & Company (Canada) Ltd.
  • Cheminova A/S
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC
  • Clariant Corporation
  • Cytec Industries Inc.
  • Dyno Nobel Inc.
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • FMC Industrial Chemicals
  • Mathiesen Corp.
  • Nalco Company
  • Nasaco International LLC
  • Orica Limited
  • Quaker Chemical Corporation
  • Sasol North America
  • SNF FloMin Inc.
  • Zinkan Enterprises Inc.

Key Topics Covered:

I. Introduction, Methodology & Product Definitions

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definition and Scope of Study

II. Executive Summary


  • Overview of the World Mining Industry: A Primer
  • Challenges Remain
  • Mining Chemicals: A Critical Part of the Mining Industry's Value Chain
  • Outlook
  • Key Players


  • Understanding the Global Mining Landscape
  • Growing Prominence of Vertical Integration
  • Challenges Facing the Global Mining Industry
  • Impact of Recession on the Mining Industry - in Retrospect
  • Global Economy Displays Mixed Growth Trends


  • Changing Landscape of Ores Triggers Demand for Specialized & Customized Chemicals
  • Complex Mineral Ores to Drive Demand for Specialty Chemicals
  • Technological Evolutions Drive Ahead the Market
  • Rising Population Generates Demand for Mining Chemicals
  • Logistics - A Major Factor Influencing Growth
  • Trend Towards Greener Chemicals
  • Under-Developed and Developing Countries Generate Growth for Mining Explosives
  • Safety Concerns Alter the Product Mix
  • Demand for Sodium Cyanide on Surge
  • Water Treatment Opens Doors for Mining Chemicals
  • Water Usage Intensity of Select Minerals and Metals
  • Niche Chemistries Take Over Xanthates
  • Best Practices for Successful Operation in the Market


  • Mining Chemicals
  • Major Types of Mining Chemicals
  • Frothers
  • Flocculants
  • Collectors or Promoters
  • Extractants
  • Antiscalants
  • Dispersants
  • Filter & Dewatering Aids
  • ANFO Explosives Emulsifiers


  • Clariant Mining to Establish New Labs
  • Kemira to Take Over 3F Chimica
  • GrupoIdesa to Enter into Joint Venture with CyPlus
  • Dow Aligns Oil and Gas Business with Mining
  • BASF to Merge Water, Mining and Oilfield Solutions
  • The Mosaic Company Enters into Joint Venture with SABIC and Ma'aden
  • Nordex Explosives and Trelawney Mining and Exploration Ink Supply Agreement
  • Lundin Mining Acquires Kokkola Cobalt Refinery
  • Orica Snaps Up Commercial Seismic Explosive, Mining and Construction Business of XL and Remaining Stake in Bulk Explosives
  • Golden Gate Capital Takes Over ArrMaz Custom Chemicals
  • Apatit Signs Mining Services Supply Contract with Orica
  • Quaker Chemical Takes Over NP Coil Dexter Industries
  • Deepak Fertilizers Abandons Plans to Construct Explosives Plant
  • Premier Explosives Establishes Emulsion Explosives Plant
  • CIL and IOC to Sign Memorandum of Understanding
  • AECI Acquires Stake in BBRI
  • Exsa and Enaex to Acquire Share in Britanite-IBQ IndustriasQuimicas
  • AECI to Take-Over the Chemical and Monitoring Solutions Business of GE in Africa
  • Nordex Secures Order for Supply of Explosive Products from St. Andrew Goldfields
  • AECI to Expand AEL Mining Services Business into South America, Africa and Asia-Pacific
  • Nalco to Develop Dry Polymer Manufacturing Unit
  • MCM Invests in Zinkan Enterprises
  • BASF to Consolidate Polyacrylamide Bead Production Facilities
  • BASF Inks Lease Agreement with CSIRO for Mining Research in Australia
  • BASF to Form Joint Venture with JiNing Hock
  • Aquatech Takes Over WEX Technologies
  • Ancora Enters into a Contract for Mining Explosives Supply
  • Advent International to Acquire 49.998% Interest in MAXAM
  • Tata Chemicals Acquires Minority Interest in EPM Mining Ventures
  • MNK Unveils US$11 Million Capex Plans


  • AECI Limited (South Africa)
  • ImproChem (South Africa)
  • Senmin (South Africa)
  • Air Products and Chemicals, Inc (US)
  • AkzoNobel Cellulosic Specialties (The Netherlands)
  • Amcol International Corp. (US)
  • American Colloid Company (US)
  • ArrMaz Custom Chemicals, Inc. (US)
  • Ashland, Inc. (US)
  • BorregaardLignoTech USA, Inc. (US)
  • BASF SE (Germany)
  • Betachem (Pty) Ltd (South Africa)
  • Charles Tennant & Company (Canada) Ltd. (Canada)
  • Cheminova A/S (Denmark)
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (US)
  • Clariant Corporation (US)
  • Cytec Industries, Inc. (US)
  • Dyno Nobel, Inc. (US)
  • Dow Chemical Company (US)
  • FMC Industrial Chemicals (US)
  • Mathiesen Corp (Chile)
  • Nalco Company (USA)
  • Nasaco International LLC (Switzerland)
  • Orica Limited (Australia)
  • Quaker Chemical Corporation (US)
  • Sasol North America (US)
  • SNF FloMin, Inc. (US)
  • Zinkan Enterprises, Inc. (US)


III. Market

1. The United States

2. Canada

3. Europe

4. Asia-Pacific

5. South Africa

6. Rest Of World

IV. Competitive Landscape

Total Companies Profiled: 93 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 107)

  • The United States (41)
  • Canada (4)
  • Japan (1)
  • Europe (19)
  • - France (1)
  • - Germany (4)
  • - The United Kingdom (4)
  • - Italy (1)
  • - Spain (1)
  • - Rest of Europe (8)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (25)
  • Latin America (5)
  • Africa (10)
  • Middle East (2)

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