Lime: United States

This report forecasts to 2024 US lime demand and production in metric tons at the producer level. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: quicklime, hydrated lime, and refractory lime. Total demand is also segmented by application as follows: metallurgical, environmental, industrial, construction, and refractory.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand, the various segments, total production, and trade are provided in annual series from 2009 to 2019.

The term "lime" comprises manufactured lime forms and excludes limestone and dolomite, which are used as feedstock. Regenerated lime, produced as a byproduct at paper mills, carbide plants, and water treatment facilities, is also excluded from the scope of this report. Re-exports of lime are excluded from demand and trade figures.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Code:
327410 Lime Manufacturing

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