Anhydrite Market Research Report - Forecast to 2030

Anhydrite Market Information: By Type (Natural and Synthetic), Application (Soil Treatment, Construction, Fertilizers, Industrial, Drying Agents, and Others) And Region - Forecast Till 2030

ID: MRFR/CnM/1087-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 133 pages

Synopsis of Anhydrite Market


Anhydrite is anhydrous calcium sulfate, which occurs in extensive layered deposits in sedimentary basins. The evaporite deposits of halite, gypsum, and limestone in thick accumulations consist of anhydrite.


Anhydrite is used in various applications such as soil treatment, construction, fertilizers, industrial, drying agents, and others. The soil treatment application segment is driving the global market due to its higher solubility and calcium content, which is highly useful for maintaining the fertility of the soil. The lack of arable land and the rising demand for soil treatment for cultivation and agriculture purposes are likely to propel the market growth. Some of the government initiatives pertinent to soil conservation are expected to influence the market demand positively. For instance, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has created a framework for the proper management of hazardous and non-hazardous solid waste, which is likely to propel the demand for anhydrite for soil treatment. Anhydrite is a potential replacement of gypsum because of these properties. It is used to neutralize the polluted soil to prevent pollution, which is another major factor inspiring use of anhydrite instead of gypsum. The use of anhydrite in the construction sector for production of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) is another major driver of the global market and is expected to fuel the growth further in coming years. This growth can be attributed to the growing infrastructure and construction activities across the globe coupled with high disposable income. Anhydrite is also listed as a fertilizer and enriches the calcium and sulfate minerals level when used, which is another factor influencing the market growth positively. The lack of arable land and the demand for increased food productivity is expected to fuel the product use in agrochemicals industry. It is also used as a drying agent in plaster, paint, and varnish, which is projected to fuel the market growth further. Moreover, anhydrite meets the specifications of the Food Chemicals Codex under the Food and Drug Administration and can be used in food items up to certain limitations, thereby, offering considerable opportunities in the food & beverage industries over the forecast period. Some of the key development trends observed in the market include acquisitions, mergers, and others. For instance, in July 2017, ACG Materials has acquired Kelly Limestone, LLC, a leading manufacturer of limestone, gypsum, and dolomite products.


The Global Anhydrite Market Share by application


 Global Anhydrite Market Share


Source: MRFR analysis


Regional Analysis 


Anhydrite market is spanned across five regions: Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa. Among these, Asia Pacific was the largest region in the global anhydrite market in 2016 on account of the rapidly growing urbanization and industrialization in countries such as China, India, and others. Moreover, the demand for the product is rising for soil treatment, and fertilizer owing to the major agricultural countries present in this region. Countries such as Indonesia, South Korea, and Thailand are also significant exporters of fertilizers.


North America was the second largest region in the global anhydrite market in 2016 due to the growing use of fertilizers in the U.S. for crop production. The reviving construction sector in this region is another major factor influencing the market growth positively.


Europe is likely to witness a considerable growth on account of the growing demand for concrete from the building & construction sector in Western European countries. 


Brazil and Argentina are the major exporters of fertilizers, thereby, driving the regional market of North America.


The infrastructural hub present in the GCC countries is expected to drive the demand for anhydrite over the assessment period in the Middle East region.  


Segmental Analysis


The global anhydrite market is segmented by type and application. On the basis of the type, the global market is segmented into natural and synthetic. The various applications of anhydrite include soil treatment, construction, fertilizers, industrial applications, drying agents, and others.


Key Players

Some of the prominent players operating in the global anhydrite market are Solvay (Belgium), Vanich Gypsum Co. Ltd (Thailand), General Mining And Trading Co., Ltd (Thailand), USG Corporation (U.S.), Lafarge Holcim (France), Knauf Gips KG (Germany), Saint-Gobain SA (France), NATIONAL GYPSUM PROPERTIES, LLC (U.S.), Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC (U.S.), ANHYDRITEC (Cheshire), Mineralis Lucentum (Spain), Quzhou Zunlong Trading Co., Ltd. (China), Bisley & Company Pty Ltd. (Australia), BDH Gypsum (U.S.), and ACG Materials (U.S.).

Recent Development

November 2021 – ScoZinc Mining Ltd. happily announced the establishment of a non-binding gypsum offtake agreement with a Nova Scotian end buyer for the life of mine supply of Gypsum from its permitted and 100% owned Scotia Mine situated in Nova Scotia, Canada.

Mr. Mark Haywood, ScoZinc's CEO and President stated that the company is happy to bag a third and significant revenue stream opportunity for its Scotia Mine, which will be integrated into its future Pre-Feasibility Study update. As stated in the news release of March 22, 2021, the addition of a Gypsum revenue stream is likely to enhance the previously strong economics of the Scotia Mine as defined by the company's 2020 Pre-Feasibility Study released on July 7, 2020.
Gypsum is a soft sulfate mineral comprised of calcium sulfate dihydrate and is a type of evaporite mineral usually found in encrusted sedimentary deposits and dolomite, calcite, sulfur, anhydrite, and halite. The primary uses include the production of wallboard, soil conditioning, plaster of Paris, drywall cement, and a hardening retardant in Portland cement.


Geographical Analysis


The report covers brief analysis of the major geographic regions namely Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.


Intended Audience



  • Anhydrite market manufacturers

  • Traders and Distributors of anhydrite market

  • Production process industries

  • Potential investors



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2030: Significant Value
  CAGR   2022-2030: Substantial CAGR
  Base Year   2021
  Forecast Period   2022-2030
  Historical Data   2019 & 2020
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Type, Application
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Solvay (Belgium), Vanich Gypsum Co. Ltd (Thailand), General Mining And Trading Co., Ltd (Thailand), USG Corporation (U.S.), Lafarge Holcim (France), Knauf Gips KG (Germany), Saint-Gobain SA (France), NATIONAL GYPSUM PROPERTIES, LLC (U.S.), Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC (U.S.), ANHYDRITEC (Cheshire), Mineralis Lucentum (Spain), Quzhou Zunlong Trading Co., Ltd. (China), Bisley & Company Pty Ltd. (Australia), BDH Gypsum (U.S.), and ACG Materials (U.S.).
  Key Market Opportunities   New product launches and R&D Amongst major key Players
  Key Market Drivers   use of anhydrite in the construction sector for production of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC)


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


Cultivation of crops and the booming agriculture sector are two of the biggest drivers of the global anhydrite market.

The APAC is the largest region of the global anhydrite market due to rapid industrialization and urbanization.

North America is the second-best region for the global anhydrite market owing to the growing use of fertilizers.

Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC, Solvay, USG Corporation, Bisley & Company Pty Ltd., NATIONAL GYPSUM PROPERTIES, LLC, Lafarge Holcim, Knauf Gips KG, BDH Gypsum, Quzhou Zunlong Trading Co., Ltd., ACG Materials, Mineralis Lucentum, Saint-Gobain SA, ANHYDRITEC, Vanich Gypsum Co. Ltd, and General Mining And Trading Co., Ltd are the most notable players of the global anhydrite market.

Mergers and acquisitions are the biggest strategy followed by the global anhydrite market.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 Executive Summary

2 Scope of the Report

2.1 Market Definition

2.2 Scope of the Study

2.2.1 Research Objectives

2.2.2 Assumptions & Limitations

2.3 Markets Structure

3 Market Research Methodology

3.1 Research Process

3.2 Secondary Research

3.3 Primary Research

3.4 Forecast Model

4 Market Landscape

4.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.1.1 Threat of New Entrants

4.1.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.1.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.1.4 Threat of Substitutes

4.1.5 Segment Rivalry

4.2 Value Chain/Supply Chain of Global Anhydrite Market

5 Industry Overview of Global Anhydrite Market

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Growth Drivers

5.3 Impact Analysis

5.4 Market Challenges

6 Market Trends

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Growth Trends

6.3 Impact Analysis

7. Global Anhydrite Market by Type

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Natural

7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

7.3 Synthetic

7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

8. Global Anhydrite Market by Application

8.1 Introduction

8.2 Soil treatment

8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

8.3 Construction

8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

8.4 Fertilizers

8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

8.5 Industrial applications

8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

8.6 Drying agents

8.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

8.7 Others

8.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2020-2027

9. Global Anhydrite Market by Region

9.1 Introduction

9.2 North America

9.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.2.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.2.4 U.S.

9.2.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.2.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.2.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.2.5 Canada

9.2.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.2.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.2.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3 Europe

9.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.4 Germany

9.3.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.5. France

9.3.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.6 Italy

9.3.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.7 Spain

9.3.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.8 U.K

9.3.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.9 Russia

9.3.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.3.10 Poland

9.3.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.3.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4 Asia Pacific

9.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4.4 China

9.4.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4.5 India

9.4.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.4.3Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4.5 Japan

9.4.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4.6 Australia

9.4.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4.7 New Zealand

9.4.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.4.8 Rest of Asia Pacific

9.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.5 Middle East & Africa

9.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.5.4 Turkey

9.5.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.5.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.5.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.5.5 Israel

9.5.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.5.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.5.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.5.6 North Africa

9.5.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.5.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.5.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.5.7 GCC

9.5.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.5.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.5.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.5.8 Rest of Middle East & Africa

9.5.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.5.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.5.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.6 Latin America

9.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.6.4 Brazil

9.6.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.6.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.6.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.6.5 Argentina

9.6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.6.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.6.6 Mexico

9.6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.6.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.6.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

9.6.7 Rest of Latin America

9.6.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.6.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2020-2027

9.6.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2020-2027

10. Company Landscape

11. Company Profiles

11.1 Solvay

11.1.1 Company Overview

11.1.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.1.3 Financial Updates

11.1.4 Key Developments

11.2 Vanich Gypsum Co. Ltd

11.2.1 Company Overview

11.2.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.2.3 Financial Updates

11.2.4 Key Developments

11.3 General Mining and Trading Co., Ltd

11.3.1 Company Overview

11.3.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.3.3 Financial Updates

11.3.4 Key Developments

11.4 USG Corporation

11.4.1 Company Overview

11.4.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.4.3 Financial Updates

11.4.4 Key Developments

11.5 Lafarge Holcim

11.5.1 Company Overview

11.5.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.5.3 Financial Updates

11.5.4 Key Developments

11.6 Knauf Gips KG

11.6.1 Company Overview

11.6.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.6.3 Financial Updates

11.6.4 Key Developments

11.7 Saint-Gobain SA

11.7.1 Company Overview

11.7.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.7.3 Financial Updates

11.7.4 Key Developments

11.8 NATIONAL GYPSUM PROPERTIES, LLC

11.8.1 Company Overview

11.8.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.8.3 Financial Updates

11.8.4 Key Developments

11.9 Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC

11.9.1 Company Overview

11.9.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.9.3 Financial Updates

11.9.4 Key Developments

11.10 ANHYDRITEC

11.10.1 Company Overview

11.10.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.10.3 Financial Updates

11.10.4 Key Developments

11.11 Mineralis Lucentum

11.11.1 Company Overview

11.11.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.11.3 Financial Updates

11.11.4 Key Developments

11.12 Quzhou Zunlong Trading Co., Ltd.

11.12.1 Company Overview

11.12.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.12.3 Financial Updates

11.12.4 Key Developments

11.13 Bisley & Company Pty Ltd.

11.13.1 Company Overview

11.13.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.13.3 Financial Updates

11.13.4 Key Developments

11.14 BDH Gypsum

11.14.1 Company Overview

11.14.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.14.3 Financial Updates

11.14.4 Key Developments


11.15 ACG Materials

11.15.1 Company Overview

11.15.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.15.3 Financial Updates

11.15.4 Key Developments

12. Conclusion

LIST OF TABLES

Table 1 World Population by Major Regions (2020 To 2030)

Table 2 Global Anhydrite Market: By Region, 2020-2027

Table 3 North America Anhydrite Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table 4 Europe Anhydrite Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table 5 Asia-Pacific Anhydrite Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table 7 Middle East & Africa Anhydrite Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table 6 Latin America Anhydrite Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table 8 Global Anhydrite by Types Market: By Regions, 2020-2027

Table 9 North America Anhydrite by Types Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table 10 Europe Anhydrite by Types Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table11 Asia-Pacific Anhydrite by Types Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table13 Middle East & Africa Anhydrite by Types Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table12 Latin America Anhydrite by Types Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table14 North America Anhydrite for Application Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table13 Europe Anhydrite for Application Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table14 Asia-Pacific Anhydrite for Application Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table16 Middle East & Africa Anhydrite for Application Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table15 Latin America Anhydrite for Application Market: By Country, 2020-2027

Table23 Global Types Market: By Region, 2020-2027

Table24 Global Application Market: By Region, 2020-2027

Table25 North America Anhydrite Market, By Country

Table26 North America Anhydrite Market, By Types

Table27 North America Anhydrite Market, By Application

Table28 Europe: Anhydrite Market, By Country

Table29 Europe: Anhydrite Market, By Types

Table30 Europe: Anhydrite Market, By Application

Table31 Asia-Pacific: Anhydrite Market, By Country

Table32 Asia-Pacific: Anhydrite Market, By Types

Table33 Asia-Pacific: Anhydrite Market, By Application

Table36 Middle East & Africa: Anhydrite Market, By Country

Table37 Middle East & Africa Anhydrite Market, By Types

Table33 Middle East & Africa: Anhydrite Market, By Application

Table34 Latin America: Anhydrite Market, By Country

Table35 Latin America Anhydrite Market, By Types

Table33 Latin America: Anhydrite Market, By Application

LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 Global Anhydrite Market segmentation

FIGURE 2 Forecast Methodology

FIGURE 3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of Global Anhydrite Market

FIGURE 4 Value Chain of Global Anhydrite Market

FIGURE 5 Share of Global Anhydrite Market in 2020, by country (in %)

FIGURE 6 Global Anhydrite Market, 2020-2027,

FIGURE 7 Sub segments of Type

FIGURE 8 Global Anhydrite Market size by Type, 2020

FIGURE 9 Share of Global Anhydrite Market by Type, 2020 to 2027

FIGURE 10 Sub segments of Application

FIGURE 11 Global Anhydrite Market size by Application, 2020

FIGURE 12 Share of Global Anhydrite Market by Application, 2020 to 2027