Aluminum Fluoride Market Research Report- Forecast till 2030

Aluminum Fluoride Market Research Report Information - By Type (Dry, Anhydrous, Wet), By Application (Automotive, Construction, Pharmaceuticals, Aerospace) – Forecast till 2030

ID: MRFR/CnM/3872-HCR | November 2022 | Region: Global | 138 Pages         

Aluminum Fluoride Market

The global Aluminum Fluoride Market is projected to account for the market value at a 3.90% CAGR between the forecast period of 2020 to 2030.


By Type Dry Anhydrous Wet
By Application Automotive Construction Pharmaceuticals Aerospace

Key Players

  • Do-Fluoride Chemicals Co.Ltd (China)
  • Fluorsid S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Rio Tinto Alcan Inc(Canada)
  • Gulf Fluor (U.A.E.)
  • DuPont (U.S.)
  • Alfa Aesar.(U.S.)
  • Mexichem S.A.B de C.V. (Mexico)
  • PhosAgro (Russia)


  • Extended IR transmittance
  • low refractive index
  • low dispersion
  • radiation resistance which are driving the market positively.
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Aluminum Fluoride Market Overview

The global Aluminum Fluoride Market is projected to account for the market value at a 3.90% CAGR between the forecast period of 2020 to 2030.

Further, this market is estimated to register a significant market size in the review period. In general, aluminum fluoride or AlF3 is considered a chemical compound that is used in aluminum production. The AlF3 is found in nature in a rare mineral form like rosenbergite. Moreover, the aluminum fluoride is synthetically produced at 700 degrees celsius by treating hydrogen fluoride gas and alumina. Additionally, aluminum fluoride is also found in a non-hydrated mineral form that is known as oskarssonite. This colorless solid is used widely as a molten electrolyte in product fabrication.

Aluminum fluoride is widely used in various end-use industries because of the product advantages like conductivity, resistance to corrosion, impermeability, low density, recyclability, and others. Also, aluminum fluoride is extensively consumed in semiconductor preparation, glass etching & polishing, stainless steel pickling, metal manufacturing, production of gasoline, and various applications in the specialty metal production and chemical industries. Moreover, the extensive use of the compound in the ceramic industry for the production of special refractory products is projected to drive the global Aluminum Fluoride Market growth. Additionally, this chemical compound is widely used for the production of rods, powder, and welding agents.

As per the Aluminum Fluoride Market Analysis, the intended audiences involved in the current market for aluminum fluoride are the service providers or buyers, research professionals, industry investors or investment bankers, manufacturers, education & research institutes, and supply chain companies, distributors, and emerging companies.

COVID-19 Analysis

The outbreak of the covid-19 pandemic has severely impacted the Aluminum Fluoride Market because many operational works of the industries have been stopped due to government regulation and restrictions. For this reason, many transportations sector has also been affected, which has resulted in an impact on the work process associated with the Aluminum Fluoride.

Apart from that, the supply and demand gap has been evident during the pandemic period, along with the disruption in the supply and manufacturing chain. However, the continuous efforts of the key market player are projected to bring steady growth in the present market status, which can propel the global market growth in the further coming years.

Chief Factors Existing In The Market

Key Market Drivers

Aluminum fluoride consists of a few advantageous properties like low dispersion, extended I.R. transmittance, low refractive index, and radiation resistance, which is fuelling the demand for the Aluminum Fluoride Market positively during the forecast period. Moreover, the global market growth is driven due to the rising end-uses industries like construction, automotive, aerospace, pharmaceuticals, and others.

Further, the global Aluminum Fluoride Market Growth is driven because of the rising aluminum fluoride demand in oil refining, optical material, spectroscopic components, and others.

Market Challenges

The global Aluminum Fluoride Market Share might face challenges because of the strident rules and regulations associated with the utilization of aluminum fluoride.

Moreover, the global Aluminum Fluoride Market might experience challenges because of the arrival of covid-19 that has disrupted the manufacturing and supplying chain.

Market Opportunities

The global Aluminum Fluoride Market is showing rapid growth opportunities because of the rising demand for Aluminum Fluoride among various applications.

Moreover, the rising research and developmental activities, as well as the rising investment in the Aluminum Fluoride industry, is projected to bring lucrative opportunities for the market players and vendors.

Market Restraints

The worldwide Aluminum Fluoride Market growth might get affected because of the carcinogenic content present in the product and its impact on the environment during the forecast timeframe.

Moreover, the strident rules and regulations in relation to the use of aluminum fluoride might affect the growth of the global market for aluminum fluoride during the forecast period.

Cumulative Evaluation of the Market

As per the Aluminum Fluoride Market Forecast report, the present market is highly contributed by the prominent market players that are fuelling the market growth in the forecast period.

Further, the global Aluminum Fluoride Market has more growth opportunities and scope for further research study in the industry. This can result in enhancing the market growth in the further coming years.

Market Segmentation

According to the Aluminum Fluoride Market Research report, the current market has been segmented on the basis of the application and type.

By Application:

Based on the application segment, the global Aluminum Fluoride Market has been segmented into construction, aerospace, automotive, pharmaceuticals, and others.

Out of all the segments, the construction sub-segment is projected to dominate the global market by generating the largest Aluminum Fluoride Market Size during the forecast period.

By Type:

In terms of type segment, the worldwide Aluminum Fluoride Market has been classified into wet, anhydrous, and dry.

Out of all, the dry aluminum fluoride segment is projected to dominate the global market share during the forecast period. 

Regional Analysis

Regionally, the global Aluminum Fluoride Market has been classified into several areas like North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and the rest of the world.

Of these, the Asia Pacific regional market is anticipated to register the major market share during the assessment period because of the rising consumption of inorganic compounds in construction, automotive, pharmaceuticals, aerospace, and others. Moreover, this region is expanding in the research period due to the rising product demand in the low index optical thin film production. In this region, the countries like India, China, and Japan are highly contributing to the global market. Also, the North American region is expanding significantly during the review period because of the growing per capita income, rising investment, increasing consumption of inorganic compounds as chemical and solvent intermediates, and growing consumption of the product in different applications like fermentation process, organic compound synthesis process, and others.

Moreover, the European regional market is projected to show moderate growth over the forecast timeframe because of the stringent rules and regulations to focus on non-volatile products in the region. The European countries like Italy, France, Germany, and the U.K. are propelling the global market growth by increasing the technological advancement and innovation in producing less carcinogenic products. Further, a recognized development has been witnessed in the Latin American market due to the rising consumption of aluminum fluoride in an optical material, aluminum metallurgy, and food and pharmaceuticals industries. Higher growth has been evident in the Middle East & African market during the forecast timeframe due to growing product demand in the welding agents’ semiconductors production and others.

Competitive Intensity Within the Industry

The global Aluminum Fluoride Market Trend shows that the presence of the key market players is extensively fuelling the market growth in the assessment period. These market players include:

  • Hunan Nonferrous Metals Corporation Limited (China),

  • Rio Tinto Alcan Inc(Canada),

  • PhosAgro (Russia),

  • Mexichem S.A.B de C.V. (Mexico),

  • Do-Fluoride Chemicals Co., Ltd (China),

  • DuPont (U.S.),

  • Qingzhou Hongyuan Chemical Co Ltd (China),

  • Fluorsid S.p.A. (Italy),

  • Gulf Fluor (U.A.E.),

  • Alfa Aesar. (U.S.).

The market report highlights that the key market players are implementing new strategies and tactics to enhance the global Aluminum Fluoride Market Revenue in the forecast timeframe. They are focusing on the research and developmental activities, merger and acquisition, new product launch and partnerships, etc.

Recent Market Developments

  • In June 2021, an Australian aluminum technology company, namely Alcore, had a plan to reduce reliance on Chinese imports and generate aluminum fluoride for aluminum industries parent in New Zealand and Australia. Alcore has mentioned that it has a plan to use Aluminum waste to make new aluminum fluoride. Based on the low-cost feedstock sources, customer demand, and other manufacturing locations, the company has a plan to increase the factory production to 30,000-60,000 t/yr.

Report Overview

The global Aluminum Fluoride Market report is a combination of both qualitative and quantitative research methods. In this report, the data has been collected from primary as well as secondary sources. It shows that significant growth is projected to show in the predicted period.

This report has given the emphasis on the covid-19 analysis to give an understanding of the market situation at the time of covid-19. Moreover, this report has highlighted the market overview, market segment, market dynamics, regional analysis, and competitive analysis to understand the present performance in the Aluminum Fluoride industry. Further, it has also highlighted the recent development in the Aluminum Fluoride industry to provide an overview of the growth and development in the present context. Likely, the present global Aluminum Fluoride Market can be better understood by understanding the deeper insight of the report.

Key Industrial Segments

By Application:

  • construction,

  • aerospace,

  • automotive,

  • pharmaceuticals,

  • others

By Type:

  • wet,

  • anhydrous,

  • dry

Report Scope:

Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2030: Significant value
  CAGR   3.90% (2020–2030)
  Base Year   2021
  Forecast Period   2022 to 2030
  Historical Data   2019 & 2020
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   By Type, Application and Region
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Do-Fluoride Chemicals Co., Ltd (China), Hunan Nonferrous Metals Corporation Limited (China), Fluorsid S.p.A. (Italy), Qingzhou Hongyuan Chemical Co Ltd (China), Rio Tinto Alcan Inc(Canada), Gulf Fluor (U.A.E.), DuPont (U.S.), Alfa Aesar.(U.S.), Mexichem S.A.B de C.V. (Mexico), and PhosAgro (Russia) among others.
  Key Market Opportunities   The ceramic industry is set to drive the market due to extensive use of the compound in the production of special refractory products.
  Key Market Drivers   Extended IR transmittance, low refractive index, low dispersion, radiation resistance which are driving the market positively.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The Asia Pacific region is projected to dominate the global Aluminum Fluoride Market during the forecast period.

The Aluminum Fluoride Market will obtain a CAGR of 3.90% during the forecast period. 

The growing demand from the construction industry is the major driver for the aluminum fluoride market.

Asia Pacific holds the largest share in the aluminum fluoride market.

Leading players in the market include Fluorsid SpA, Alfa Aesar, and DuPont, among others.