Research and Markets: 2012 Report on this $3.6 Billion Ground or Treated Mineral and Earth Manufacturing Industry in the U.S. and its International Trade

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of Supplier Relations US, LLC's new report "Ground or Treated Mineral and Earth Manufacturing Industry in the U.S. and its International Trade [2012 Q3 Edition]" to their offering.

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in calcining, dead burning, or otherwise processing beyond beneficiation, clays, ceramic and refractory minerals, barite, and miscellaneous nonmetallic minerals. This 6-digit NAICS industry (327992) is under the hierarchy of All Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing Industry (32799), Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing Industry Group (3279), Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing Subsector (327), and the Manufacturing Sector (31-33). Its SIC equivalent code is: 3295 - Minerals and Earths, Ground or Otherwise Treated (except grinding, washing, separating, etc. of nonmetallic minerals).

The industry's revenue for the year 2011 was reported at $3.6 billion USD, with an estimated gross profit of 42.39%. Import was valued at $.6 billion USD from 40 countries. The industry also exported $267.9 million USD worth of merchandise to 123 countries. Adding import value to and subtracting export value from the industry's shipment value, the total domestic demand for the industry in 2011 was $4.0 billion USD.

This industry report contains 160 pages of in-depth market research with over 150 charts and tables. Presented are current and forecasted U.S. industry sales and shipment data, and its global trade statistics. For financial analysis, the report presents industry level income statements, balance sheets, and capital expenditure figures. In the cost analysis section, 29 upstream industries are analyzed to offer insight into the supply chain cost structure. For the channel and pricing structure, 44 downstream industries are analyzed. The competitive landscape section provides the number of companies and their respective revenue share, the market concentration, and a list of major players. Furthermore, products within the industry are listed with their respective market sizes and import and export data. The appendices contain relevant resources to additional trade statistics, U.S. State statistics, and industry trade associations.

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Executive Summary

Industry Income Statement

Industry Balance Sheet

Capital Expenditures

Product Market Sizes

Cost Analysis

Pricing Analysis

Industry Structure

Competitive Landscape


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