Ferric Sulphate And Polyferric Sulphate Market

Ferric Sulphate and Polyferric Sulphate Market: Revenue Growth to be Restrained Due to Increase in Adoption of Metal Based and Plant Based Coagulants: Global Industry Analysis 2012 - 2016 and Opportunity Assessment 2017 - 2027

  • 2018-02-28
  • REP-GB-6409
  • 266 pages
  • Format: PDF/PPT/Excel

An Incisive, In-depth Analysis on the Ferric Sulphate And Polyferric Sulphate Market

This study offers a comprehensive, 360 degree analysis on the Ferric Sulphate And Polyferric Sulphate market, bringing to fore insights that can help stakeholders identify the opportunities as well as challenges. It tracks the global Ferric Sulphate And Polyferric Sulphate market across key regions, and offers in-depth commentary and accurate quantitative insights. The study also includes incisive competitive landscape analysis, and provides key recommendations to market players on winning imperatives and successful strategies.

Ferric sulphate is expected to account for a larger market size than polyferric sulphate

Polyferric Sulphate and Ferric Sulphate are iron based coagulants. Coagulants are the chemicals used for the primary treatment of sludge. They destabilise the particles by neutralising the charge on the particle with charges opposite to those of the suspended solids. Once the charges are destabilised, the particles are capable of sticking together. Ferric and polyferric sulphate is mainly used by different industries to treat waste water. These chemicals are used to assist with the removal of colour and turbidity present in untreated, raw water. They do this by forming particles in the form of flocs, which are then removed during downstream clarification or filtration treatment processes.

On the basis of product type, ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate are different chemicals. Ferric sulphate is an inorganic ferric salt. It is a red-brown aqueous solution, typically sold in the market as a 50% or 60% strength solution on a dry basis. Polyferric sulphate (PFS) is a derivative of ferric sulphate. It is produced in two forms, i.e. solid and liquid. Polyferric sulphate is deep red or yellow in colour. According to the market analysis, Ferric Sulphate is expected to lead the market with a higher demand and reach a market value of US$ 455.7 Mn by the end of 2027, growing at a CAGR of 4.4%. The market for Polyferric Sulphate lags behind and is expected to register a lower CAGR of 3.5% during the forecast period.

Increase in sludge and decrease in the availability of fresh water to spur the demand for ferric and polyferric sulphate

Industries are considered one of the major sources of sludge. About 40% of the sludge produced globally is industrial sludge. The pace of industrialisation is accelerating rapidly. The increase in the number of industries globally, especially in the emerging economies of Asia and the Middle East will lead to an increase in sludge production from the industrial sector. The waste produced cannot be directly dumped in water bodies or on land. Due to stringent government regulations, companies are striving to decrease toxicity in industrial sludge, thereby boosting the demand for sludge treatment chemicals. The government has established various standards for the treatment of sewage sludge that could be applied to agricultural soil. It has also been made mandatory for the commercial sector to inculcate sustainable development as part of the corporate plan, encouraging practices such as food waste management. In industries such as oil & gas, there are specific regulations for produced water treatment in order to manage waste prouduced during drilling & production operations. This has also been a result of lack of fresh water. Over the last few decades, the rapid decline in the number of fresh water resources due to the misuse of water has resulted in severe water stress across the globe. Other than water purification, governments across the world have also increased their focus on water reusability.

Demand for ferric and polyferric sulphate to face a major setback due to new non-chemical technologies

Non-chemicals methods such as filters and membranes are growing at a faster rate as compared to the use of chemicals, especially for municipal sludge treatment plants, as the former is more hygienic and creates less pollution. The use of membrane bioreactors can eliminate the cost of tertiary treatment. The increased awareness and concerns towards climate change and more sustainable products may shift consumer demands towards water treatment technologies with lower chemical consumption, and this may have a negative impact on the ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate market in the coming years.

Know the scenario of the global as well as regional markets of ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate

A new research report by Future Market Insights gives readers a complete guide to the global ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate market. It is an in-depth analysis of the market that includes market size, price analysis, Y-o-Y growth and also the CAGR for the forecast period. As the recent market conditions show a growth in the global ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate market, this report is intended to help the readers know the drivers that are driving its growth, and also the restraints that are limiting the growth of the global ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate market. The market is also observed to show some new trends like introduction of new technologies in the market and variation in the standard design of ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate. This comprehensive research report includes a brief on these trends that can help the businesses operating in the industry get familiar with the market and strategize for their business expansion accordingly.

Methodical segmentation of the global ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate market

The market segmentation plays a very important role in market research. It bifurcates a huge market into smaller parts on the basis of different parameters. These segments are analysed individually too, and the report gives a clear idea on the most lucrative segments of the industry that will be highly profitable in the upcoming future. The segmentation also helps in giving more accurate results about the market.

By End Use Industry

By Region

By Product Type

  • Municipal & Domestic

  • Power Generation

  • Oil & Gas

  • Chemicals

  • Mineral & Metallurgy

  • Food & Beverages

  • Pulp & Paper

  • Others

  • North America

  • Latin America

  • APEJ

  • Western Europe

  • Easter Europe

  • MEA

  • Japan

  • Ferric Sulphate

  • Polyferric Sulphate

Research Methodology

Our research program is simplified as under:

Data collection → Data Filter and analysis → Research Intelligence → Actionable Insights → Business Solution

This process helps in gathering the necessary information for the report in a systematic manner and also ensuring the accuracy with the help validation through the triangulation method. In the drafting of this report, authentic sources are being referred such as industry association publications, annual reports, publications, and presentations of key manufacturers, and sources such as World Bank, trade data, and government websites. Extensive primary interviews with industry experts, manufacturers and suppliers of ferric sulphate and polyferric sulphate, and industry association members complete the data gathering process.

The detailed profiles of key players of the industry present a clear picture of the global market structure

This exhaustive research report includes a separate section dedicated to the analysis of the competitive scenario of the market. It briefs the profiles of major players in the industry along with their present developments and future strategies in the business. The profile also includes a company overview, revenue information, and product overview. This section helps all the businesses operating in the industry to understand the strategies of the key players and the factors that are helping them excel in the industry. The competitive scenario is also useful for the new entrants in the business to know their competitors as well as their business plans.

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