Notch Consulting has published a new multi-client market research report, World Specialty Blacks 2022, which covers the global market for premium grades of carbon black used in plastics, inks, paints, batteries, and other non-rubber applications. The report provides historical data from 2011 to 2021 and forecasts for all years from 2022 through 2030. Data provided include specialty blacks demand, market value, production capacity by company and plant, capacity expansion projects, major grades & product lines, and market share by company.
World Specialty Blacks 2022 covers the following product segments:
Specialty furnace blacks (i.e., furnace blacks used in non-rubber uses)
Modified furnace blacks (e.g., Ensaco)
Thermal blacks (including medium and fine thermal black)
Gas & Lamp blacks
Superconductive blacks (e.g., Ketjenblack)
Carbon nanotubes (including single-wall and multiwall carbon nanotubes)
Markets covered include:
Plastics (Film, Injection/Blow Molding, Wire/Cable, Pipe, Engineering, Fiber)
Conductive Polymers (Wire & Cable Semicon, ESD, Conductive Plastics)
Ink & Toners (Newsprint, Publication & Packaging Inks, Toners, Inkjets)
Batteries (Lithium-Ion, Lead Acid, Dry Cell, Next Generation)
Other Markets (Adhesives, Mulch, Rubber Goods, Graphite/Carbon, Insulation)
Companies discussed in the report include Asahi Carbon (Bridgestone), Birla Carbon, Black Diamond Material Science (Black Cat), Cabot Corporation, CSRC Group, Denka Company, Hexing Chemical Industry, Imerys Graphite & Carbon, Jiangsu CNano Technology, Ketjen Black International Company, Mitsubishi Chemical, Monolith Materials, OCSiAl Group, Omsk Carbon Group, Orion Engineered Carbons, PCBL Limited, Shanxi Yongdong Chemistry Industry, TAKREER, Tokai Carbon, Unipetrol, a.s., and Zhongyi Coal Chemical Industry.
The report is distributed as a printable PDF and includes a separate Excel file with extensive supplemental data. World Specialty Blacks was last updated in 2017. Contact Notch at info @ notchconsulting.com for details and subscription rates.