World Carbon Black

World carbon black demand is forecast to rise 4.2 percent per year through 2011 bolstered by a healthy global rubber market. Special blacks will be the fastest growing market. The Asia/Pacific region, excluding Japan| will post the strongest gains.

This study analyzes the 8.9 million metric ton world carbon black industry. It presents historical demand data for 1996| 2001 and 2006 and forecasts for 2011 and 2016 by market (e.g.| tire and tire components| non-tire rubber products| special blacks)| world region (e.g.| Asia/Pacific| North America| Western Europe)| and for 26 major countries.

The study also considers market environment factors| details industry structure| evaluates company market share and profiles 17 leading producers including Cabot Corporation| Degussa AG| Columbian Chemicals| Aditya Birla Group| China Synthetic Rubber| Sid Richardson| and Tokai Carbon.

Back to Top

Purchase World Carbon Black by the Section

  1. World Carbon Black

    $5,400.00

    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

      $231.00

    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $162.00

      1. Table | CARBON BLACK DEMAND (000 metric tons) 2001 - 2016

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

      $1,435.00

      1. 3.1 General

        $127.00

      2. 3.2 World Economic Overview

        $322.00

        1. 3.2.1 Recent Economic Performance

          $131.00

        2. 3.2.2 World Economic Outlook

          $177.00

          1. Table | WORLD GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT BY REGION (billion 2000 dollars) 1996 - 2016

      3. 3.3 World Demographic Outlook

        $144.00

        1. 3.3.1 World Population Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | WORLD POPULATION BY REGION (million persons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 3.3.2 World Urban Population Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | WORLD URBAN POPULATION BY REGION (million persons) 1996 - 2016

      4. 3.4 World Motor Vehicle Outlook

        $260.00

        1. Table | WORLD MOTOR VEHICLE INDUSTRY OVERVIEW (million units) 1996 - 2016

        2. 3.4.1 Motor Vehicle Production Trends

          $116.00

          1. Table | MOTOR VEHICLE PRODUCTION BY REGION (000 units) 1996 - 2016

        3. 3.4.2 Motor Vehicles in Use

          $88.00

          1. Table | MOTOR VEHICLES IN USE BY REGION (million units) 1996 - 2016

      5. 3.5 Tire Industry Overview

        $82.00

      6. 3.6 Rubber Consumption by Region

        $88.00

        1. Table | WORLD RUBBER CONSUMPTION BY REGION (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      7. 3.7 Carbon Black Pricing Trends

        $87.00

      8. 3.8 Regulatory & Environmental Considerations

        $255.00

      9. 3.9 Competitive Materials

        $103.00

    4. 4 SUPPLY & DEMAND

      $605.00

      1. 4.1 General

        $82.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      2. 4.2 Capacity by Region

        $99.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY REGION, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      3. 4.3 Expansion Activity

        $149.00

        1. 4.3.1 Recent Expansions

          $82.00

        2. 4.3.2 Proposed Expansions

          $98.00

      4. 4.4 Production by Region

        $117.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK PRODUCTION BY REGION (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      5. 4.5 Trade by Region

        $82.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK NET EXPORTS BY REGION* (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      6. 4.6 Demand by Region

        $82.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK DEMAND BY REGION (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      7. 4.7 Carbon Black & Rubber Relationship

        $82.00

    5. 5 DEMAND BY MARKET

      $636.00

      1. 5.1 General

        $193.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK DEMAND BY MARKET (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      2. 5.2 Tire & Tire Component Markets

        $178.00

        1. Table | TIRE MARKET FOR CARBON BLACK (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      3. 5.3 Non-Tire Rubber Product Market

        $137.00

        1. Table | NON-TIRE RUBBER PRODUCT MARKET FOR CARBON BLACK (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

      4. 5.4 Market for Special Blacks

        $128.00

        1. Table | SPECIAL BLACK DEMAND BY MARKET (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

    6. 6 NORTH AMERICA

      $1,379.00

      1. 6.1 General

        $346.00

        1. 6.1.1 North America: Supply & Demand

          $150.00

          1. Table | NORTH AMERICA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 6.1.2 North America: Producers & Capacity

          $105.00

          1. Table | NORTH AMERICA -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COUNTRY & COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year) Number of -

      2. 6.2 United States

        $548.00

        1. 6.2.1 United States: Supply & Demand

          $232.00

          1. Table | UNITED STATES -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 6.2.2 United States: Producers & Capacity

          $141.00

          1. Table | UNITED STATES -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      3. 6.3 Canada

        $302.00

        1. 6.3.1 Canada: Supply & Demand

          $101.00

          1. Table | CANADA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 6.3.2 Canada: Producers & Capacity

          $137.00

          1. Table | CANADA -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      4. 6.4 Mexico

        $183.00

        1. 6.4.1 Mexico: Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | MEXICO -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 6.4.2 Mexico: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

    7. 7 WESTERN EUROPE

      $1,763.00

      1. 7.1 General

        $323.00

        1. 7.1.1 Western Europe: Supply & Demand

          $121.00

          1. Table | WESTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.1.2 Western Europe: Producers & Capacity

          $92.00

          1. Table | WESTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COUNTRY & COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      2. 7.2 France

        $225.00

        1. 7.2.1 France: Supply & Demand

          $89.00

          1. Table | FRANCE -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.2.2 France: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | FRANCE -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      3. 7.3 Germany

        $330.00

        1. 7.3.1 Germany: Supply & Demand

          $146.00

          1. Table | GERMANY -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.3.2 Germany: Producers & Capacity

          $98.00

          1. Table | GERMANY -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      4. 7.4 Italy

        $170.00

        1. 7.4.1 Italy: Supply & Demand

          $85.00

          1. Table | ITALY -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.4.2 Italy: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | ITALY -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      5. 7.5 Netherlands

        $153.00

        1. 7.5.1 Netherlands: Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | NETHERLANDS -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.5.2 Netherlands: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | NETHERLANDS -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      6. 7.6 Spain

        $168.00

        1. 7.6.1 Spain: Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | SPAIN -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.6.2 Spain: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

      7. 7.7 United Kingdom

        $200.00

        1. 7.7.1 United Kingdom: Supply & Demand

          $100.00

          1. Table | UNITED KINGDOM -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 7.7.2 United Kingdom: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | UNITED KINGDOM -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      8. 7.8 Other Western Europe

        $194.00

        1. 7.8.1 Other Western Europe: Supply & Demand

          $132.00

          1. Table | OTHER WESTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

    8. 8 ASIA/PACIFIC

      $2,718.00

      1. 8.1 General

        $440.00

        1. 8.1.1 Asia/Pacific: Supply & Demand

          $153.00

          1. Table | ASIA/PACIFIC -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.1.2 Asia/Pacific: Production Capacity by Country

          $82.00

          1. Table | ASIA/PACIFIC -- CARBON BLACK PRODUCTION CAPACITY BY COUNTRY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        3. 8.1.3 Asia/Pacific: Production Capacity by Company

          $100.00

          1. Table | ASIA/PACIFIC -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      2. 8.2 China

        $391.00

        1. 8.2.1 China: Supply & Demand

          $145.00

          1. Table | CHINA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.2.2 China: Producers & Capacity

          $151.00

          1. Table | CHINA -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      3. 8.3 India

        $261.00

        1. 8.3.1 India: Supply & Demand

          $90.00

          1. Table | INDIA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.3.2 India: Producers & Capacity

          $91.00

          1. Table | INDIA - CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons)

      4. 8.4 Indonesia

        $234.00

        1. 8.4.1 Indonesia: Supply & Demand

          $86.00

          1. Table | INDONESIA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.4.2 Indonesia: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | INDONESIA - CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      5. 8.5 Japan

        $326.00

        1. 8.5.1 Japan: Supply & Demand

          $101.00

          1. Table | JAPAN -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.5.2 Japan: Producers & Capacity

          $126.00

          1. Table | JAPAN -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      6. 8.6 Malaysia

        $174.00

        1. 8.6.1 Malaysia: Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | MALAYSIA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.6.2 Malaysia: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

      7. 8.7 South Korea

        $260.00

        1. 8.7.1 South Korea: Supply & Demand

          $107.00

          1. Table | SOUTH KOREA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.7.2 South Korea: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | SOUTH KOREA - CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      8. 8.8 Taiwan

        $189.00

        1. 8.8.1 Taiwan: Supply & Demand

          $90.00

          1. Table | TAIWAN -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.8.2 Taiwan: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

      9. 8.9 Thailand

        $443.00

        1. 8.9.1 Thailand: Supply & Demand

          $109.00

          1. Table | THAILAND -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 8.9.2 Thailand: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | THAILAND - CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        3. 8.9.3 Other Asia/Pacific

          $82.00

        4. 8.9.4 Other Asia/Pacific: Carbon Black Supply & Demand

          $124.00

          1. Table | OTHER ASIA/PACIFIC -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

    9. 9 OTHER REGIONS

      $2,872.00

      1. 9.1 Latin America

        $865.00

        1. 9.1.1 Latin America: Supply & Demand

          $92.00

          1. Table | LATIN AMERICA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 9.1.2 Latin America: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | LATIN AMERICA -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COUNTRY & COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year) Number -

        3. 9.1.3 Argentina

          $168.00

          1. Table | ARGENTINA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        4. 9.1.4 Brazil

          $144.00

          1. Table | BRAZIL -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        5. 9.1.5 Brazil: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | BRAZIL -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        6. 9.1.6 Other Latin America

          $210.00

          1. Table | OTHER LATIN AMERICA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | OTHER LATIN AMERICA -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      2. 9.2 Eastern Europe

        $1,039.00

        1. 9.2.1 Eastern Europe: Supply & Demand

          $112.00

          1. Table | EASTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 9.2.2 Eastern Europe: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | EASTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COUNTRY & COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        3. 9.2.3 Czech Republic

          $179.00

          1. Table | CZECH REPUBLIC -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        4. 9.2.4 Poland

          $183.00

          1. Table | POLAND -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | POLAND -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        5. 9.2.5 Russia

          $211.00

          1. Table | RUSSIA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        6. 9.2.6 Other Eastern Europe

          $204.00

          1. Table | OTHER EASTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

          2. Table | OTHER EASTERN EUROPE -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      3. 9.3 Africa/Mideast

        $968.00

        1. 9.3.1 Africa/Mideast: Supply & Demand

          $91.00

          1. Table | AFRICA/MIDEAST -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        2. 9.3.2 Africa/Mideast: Producers & Capacity

          $82.00

          1. Table | AFRICA/MIDEAST -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COUNTRY & COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        3. 9.3.3 Egypt

          $82.00

        4. 9.3.4 Egypt: Supply & Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | EGYPT -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        5. 9.3.5 Iran

          $110.00

          1. Table | IRAN -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        6. 9.3.6 South Africa

          $182.00

          1. Table | SOUTH AFRICA -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        7. 9.3.7 Turkey

          $161.00

          1. Table | TURKEY -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

        8. 9.3.8 Other Africa/Mideast

          $128.00

          1. Table | OTHER AFRICA/MIDEAST -- CARBON BLACK SUPPLY & DEMAND (000 metric tons) 1996 - 2016

    10. 10 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $3,333.00

      1. 10.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 10.2 Industry Composition & Market Share

        $82.00

        1. Table | SALES OF SELECTED CARBON BLACK MANUFACTURERS, 2006 (million US dollars)

      3. 10.3 Overview of Leading Suppliers

        $433.00

        1. Table | WORLD CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY COMPANY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        2. 10.3.1 Cabot Corporation

          $128.00

          1. Table | CABOT -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY PLANT, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        3. 10.3.2 Degussa AG

          $122.00

          1. Table | DEGUSSA -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY PLANT, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        4. 10.3.3 Columbian Chemicals

          $82.00

          1. Table | COLUMBIAN CHEMICALS -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY BY PLANT, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

        5. 10.3.4 Other Producers

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER COMPANIES -- CARBON BLACK CAPACITY, YEAR-END 2006 (000 metric tons per year)

      4. 10.4 Acquisitions & Divestitures

        $376.00

        1. Table | SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES

        2. 10.4.1 Cooperative Agreements

          $141.00

          1. Table | SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS

        3. 10.4.2 Research & Development

          $183.00

      5. 10.5 Marketing & Competitive Strategies

        $91.00

      6. 10.6 Company Profiles

        $2,273.00

        1. 10.6.1 Aditya Birla Group

          $160.00

        2. 10.6.2 Amtel-Vredestein NV

          $82.00

        3. 10.6.3 Bridgestone Corporation

          $94.00

        4. 10.6.4 Cabot Corporation

          $441.00

        5. 10.6.5 China Synthetic Rubber Corporation

          $149.00

        6. 10.6.6 DC Chemical Company Limited

          $274.00

        7. 10.6.7 Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Incorporated

          $82.00

        8. 10.6.8 Hebei Longxing Chemical Group Company Limited

          $82.00

        9. 10.6.9 Jiangxi Black Cat Carbon Black Company Limited

          $82.00

        10. 10.6.10 Koppers Holdings Incorporated

          $103.00

        11. 10.6.11 Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation

          $172.00

        12. 10.6.12 Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation

          $82.00

        13. 10.6.13 Nippon Steel Corporation

          $89.00

        14. 10.6.14 Phillips Carbon Black Limited

          $82.00

        15. 10.6.15 RAG AG

          $294.00

        16. 10.6.16 Richardson (Sid) Carbon and Energy Limited

          $92.00

        17. 10.6.17 Tokai Carbon Company Limited

          $123.00

      7. 10.7 Additional Carbon Black Producers:

        $82.00

Back to Top