Salt: United States

This report forecasts to 2022 US salt (sodium chloride) demand in metric tons of salt content. Total demand is segmented by type in terms of: rock, brine, vacuum and open pan, and solar. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: ice control/stabilization; chlor-alkalis; other chemicals; food processing; agricultural; water softening; and other markets such as grocery retail and wholesale, oil drilling, textiles and dyeing, pulp and paper, metal processing, and tanning and leather.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2007 to 2017.

This report analyzes the market for salt (i.e., sodium chloride), including crystallized (i.e., dry) salt and salt contained in a brine solution. For salt in a solution, only the weight of the salt content is considered. This report covers both captive salt produced for use within a company's operations (such as chemical manufacturing) and salt sold on the open market.

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

Related NAICS Codes:
212393 Other Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining
311942 Spice and Extract Manufacturing
325998 All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing

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