Silica Sand Market for Glass Making

2019 Analysis and Review of Silica Sand Market for Glass Making by Application - Flat Glass, Fiber Glass, Glass Containers, Special & Technical, Tableware Glass, and Others for 2019-2029

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Silica Sand Market for Glass Making to Witness 1.6X Revenue Growth by 2029

Operators in the glass industry, in recent years, are rethinking their business models to gain foothold in the packaging industry, which is riding the wave of the sustainability trend. These shifts have usually been good news for silica sand manufacturers serving both these industries. Owing to its high recyclability factor, glass is finding immense utilization in various end-use applications such as pharmaceuticals, construction, and cookware & utensils. As these trends accelerate, the global silica sand market for glass making will grow at a CAGR of 4.6%, with the market size surging 1.6x by 2029.

Silica Sand Market for Glass Making- Key Research Findings

  • The global silica sand market for glass making is poised to register a CAGR of 4.6% over the forecast period 2019-2029.
  • Sales of high purity silica sand for glass making will continue to grow at significant pace, while demand for ultra high purity is projected witness a gradual downfall.
  • Glass containers will remain key application area. On the other hand, silica sand for making flat glass is expected to observe a gradual rise in demand.
  • Silica sand for making glass products used in food & beverage industry continues to influence growth strategies, while market players are targeted towards capitalizing on rapidly expandingconstruction industry.
  • East Asia accounts for significant share in the global silica sand market for glass making.

Key Factors Influencing Silica Sand Market for Glass Making

  • Increasing Demand for Glass

    Silica sand is an unavoidable part of glass manufacturing and is used a major raw material forvariousproducts. It is widely used in the production of fiberglass, bottles, and specialized and plain glass. In addition, expanding opportunities for silica sand manufacturers and suppliers in a wide range of industries will further contribute to the market growth. Furthermore, sales of silica sand for glass making will rise on the back of increased adoption ofsolar control glassin automotive industry, building glasses, and lightweight glazing glass along with increasing usage of hybrid guide plate and advanced nanotechnology in flat glass.

  • Growing Preference for Hygienic Packaging

    With rise in preference for hygienic packaging and transparency of products, there is an increasing demand for glass-based packaging in food & beverage industry. This, in turn, is likely to offer lucrative opportunities for market players operating in the silica sand market for glass making.

  • Manufacturers Eyeing Asian Market

    East Asia accounts for major share of the global market, due to increasing application of glass in various end-use industries. The South Asia’s market also offers greater opportunities for manufacturers and is expected to surpass US$ 1 Bn by 2029. Continued urbanization, especially in India, has been positively impacting the construction industry, which in turn is likely to influence the regional market growth.

Silica Sand Market for Glass Making Structure Analysis

  • Silica sand market for glass making is significantly driven by handful of players due to exponential R&D capabilities.
  • The market players are focusing on collaboration, joint venture, partnerships and product development strategies.

Report Metric

Details

Base Year

2019

Forecast Period

2019-2029

CAGR over 2019-2029

4.6%

Market value by 2029

US$ 7.4 Bn

Segments Covered

Purity, Product, Application, Region

Growth Drivers

  • High recyclability factor
  • Growing demand from automotive, construction, and food & beverage industries

Key Companies

U.S. Silica, Fairmount Santrols, Sibelco, Imerys Refractory Materials, and JLD Minerals

Food & Beverage Packaging Industry Remains Immediate Customer

Consumption of silica sand for glass making is growing in the food & beverage sector, owing to rise in the preference for transparency as well as hygienic packaging of products. The food & beverage packaging industry will represent the best sales opportunities for market players, capturing over 40% of total market value. Although construction and automotive industries are also experiencing notable adoption rates, players in the silica sand market for glass making will capture maximum value from the food & beverage packaging sector.

Manufacturers to Focus on Asian Markets for Significant Value Creation

With a well-established glass industry and high per-capita consumption of container glass in South Korea and China, East Asia would procure a significant chunk of total market revenue. To further expand their revenue pool, market players are also monitoring trends in industry-adjacent sectors - automotive and construction - and placing their bets accordingly. Opportunities will also emerge from South Asia, wherein, the silica sand market for glass making will hit the US$ 1 Bn mark towards 2029 end.

Construction Sector to Open New Prospects for Market Players

The construction sector, globally, is following an upward trajectory, attributable to upsurge in real estate construction, both, housing and retail development. Flat glass is an integral component in several construction applications, including, glazing, aesthetic appearance, and windows. Additionally, mounting demand for enhanced aesthetics in commercial as well as residential complexes over the past few years is faring well for glass makers. Players in the silica sand market for glass making, thus, must focus on unlocking growth avenues in the construction sector to compete on a global level.

High purity to see high demand

Ultra high purity sales to see gradual decline

Glass containers to remain top in applications

Flat glass expected to rise gradually

Food & beverage packaging to show noteworthy CAGR

Construction industry holds second-leading revenue share

How Growth will Unfold

High purity grade will drive most growth in the silica sand market for glass making, registering a high annual growth rate over the forecast period. This growth is likely to materialize as expected, and manufacturers will be placed to capture greater returns from high purity silica sand - over 20X that of the ultra high purity grade. The report has also quantified the growth rate of ultra high purity silica sand, and reveals relatively smaller opportunities for value capture for market players.

Silica Sand Market For Glass Making by Purity

* This data is only a representation. Actual data may vary and will be available in report.

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Overview

Silica Sand Market for Glass Making Analysis 2019-2029

A recent market study published by Future Market Insights (FMI) on the silica sand market for glass making includes the global industry analysis of 2014-2018 and opportunity assessment for 2019-2029, and delivers a comprehensive assessment of the most important market dynamics. Our analysts conduct thorough research on historical as well as current growth parameters of the market to obtain the growth prospects with maximum precision.

Silica Sand Market for Glass Making Taxonomy

Application

  • Flat Glass
  • Fiber Glass
  • Glass Containers
    • Coloured
    • Colourless
  • Special & Technical
  • Tableware Glass
  • Others

End Use

  • Food & Beverage Packaging
  • Industrial
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Scientific Instrument & Analytical Research
  • Construction
  • Automotive
  • Cookware & Utensils

Purity

  • High Purity
  • Ultra High Purity

Region

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • East Asia
  • South Asia
  • Oceania
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)

What's Included

The report begins with the executive summary of the silica sand market for glass making applications, which includes a summary of the key findings and statistics of the market. It also includes the demand & supply-side trends pertaining to the silica sand market for glass making.

In this chapter, readers can find the definition and a detailed taxonomy of the silica sand market for glass making, which will help them to understand the basic information about the silica sand market for glass making. Along with this, comprehensive information about silica sand market for glass making is provided in this section. This section also highlights the inclusions and exclusions, which help readers understand the scope of the silica sand market for glass making report.

The silica sand market for glass making report provides key market trends that are expected to significantly impact market growth during the forecast period. Detailed industry trends are provided in this section.

This section includes key successful factors and strategies adopted by key market participants.

This section explains the global market value analysis and forecast for the silica sand market for glass making for the forecast period of 2019-2029. This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the historical silica sand market for glass making, along with an opportunity analysis of the future. Readers can also find the absolute $ opportunity for the current year (2019), and an incremental $ opportunity for the forecast period (2019–2029). Along with this, pricing analysis of the silica sand market for glass making at the regional level has been provided in this section. This section also explains the global market volume analysis and forecast for the silica sand market for glass making in the forecast period of 2019-2029.

This chapter explains key macro-economic factors that are expected to influence the growth of the silica sand market for glass making over the forecast period. Along with the macroeconomic factors, this section also highlights the value chain, forecast factors, and parent market overview for the silica sand market for glass making. Moreover, in-depth information about the market dynamics and their impact analysis on the market have been provided in the successive section.

Based on purity, the silica sand market for glass making is segmented into high purity and ultra-high purity. In this chapter, readers can find information about the key trends and developments in the silica sand market for glass making and market attractiveness analysis based on purity.

Based on application, the silica sand market for glass making is segmented into flat glass, fiber glass, special & technical, tableware, glass container which further segmented as coloured & colourless and others. In this chapter, readers can find information about the key trends and developments in the silica sand market for glass making and market attractiveness analysis based on application.

Based on end-use, the silica sand market for glass making is segmented into food & beverages, industrial, pharmaceuticals, scientific instrument & analytical research, construction, automotive, and cookware & utensils. In this chapter, readers can find information about the key trends and developments in the silica sand market for glass making and market attractiveness analysis based on end use.

This chapter explains how the silica sand market for glass making is anticipated to grow across various geographic regions such as North America, Latin America, Europe, South Asia, East Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East & Africa (MEA).

This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the North America silica sand market for glass making, along with a country-wise assessment that includes the U.S. and Canada. Readers can also find the pricing analysis, regional trends, and market growth based on purity, application, end-use, and country in North America.

This chapter provides the growth scenario of the silica sand market for glass making in countries in Latin America such as Brazil, Mexico, and the Rest of Latin America. Along with this, an assessment of the market across target segments has been provided.

Important growth prospects of the silica sand market for glass making based on its end users in several countries such as Germany, France, the U.K., Spain, Italy, Russia, and the Rest of Western Europe are included in this chapter.

This chapter highlights the growth of the silica sand market for glass making in East Asia by focusing on China, Japan, and South Korea. This section also helps readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the silica sand market for glass making in East Asia.

This chapter highlights the growth of the silica sand market for glass making in South Asia by focusing on India, ASEAN countries, and the Rest of South Asia. This section also helps readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the silica sand market for glass making in South Asia

This chapter highlights the growth of the silica sand market for glass making in Oceania by focusing on Australia and New Zealand. This section also helps readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the silica sand market for glass making in Oceania

This chapter provides information about how the silica sand market for glass making market is expected to grow in major countries in the MEA region such as Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, and the Rest of MEA, during the forecast period of 2019-2029.

In this chapter, readers can find detailed information about the tier analysis and market concentration of key players in the silica sand market for glass making, along with their market presence analysis by region and product portfolio.

In this chapter, readers can find a comprehensive list of prominent stakeholders in the silica sand market for glass making, along with detailed information about each company, which includes company overview, revenue shares, strategic overview, and recent company developments. Some of the players featured in the report are U.S. Silica, Tochu Corporation, Imerys Refactory Materials, Euroquartz GmbH, Sibelco, ASAMCO Albemarle, AGSCO Corporation, G3 Enterprises, Fairmount Santrols, Badger Mining, JLD Minerals, and Uma Group of Kaolin.

This chapter includes a list of acronyms and assumptions that provides a base to the information and statistics included in the silica sand market for glass making report.

This chapter help readers understand the research methodology followed to obtain various conclusions as well as important qualitative and quantitative information about the silica sand market for glass making.

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Primary Research

  • C - Level Executives
  • Marketing Directors
  • Product Managers 
  • Business Development Officers 
  • Production Managers
  • Procurement Heads
  • Sales Executives
  • Distributors
  • Traders 
  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Industry Experts
  • End Users
  • Current Market Dynamics and Challenges
  • Yesteryear Trends 
  • Market Characteristics
  • Market Performance and Growth Quadrants
  • Competition Structure and Market Structure
  • Strategic Growth Initiatives
  • Near-Term and Long-Term Market Growth Prospects
  • Market Segment Splits and Authenticity
  • Opinions on Market Projections and Validity of Assumptions

Secondary Research

  • Industry Publications
  • Industry Associations
    • OICA
    • International Trade Association
  • Factiva
  • Company Press Releases
  • Annual Reports and Investor Presentations
  • Research Papers
  • Government Websites and Publications
  • Trade Websites

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