World: A multi-client market report by OneStone Consulting S.L., of Barcelona, Spain was released on 15 December 2015.
According to the report, the global white cement market has seen a recovery after some years of slow growth. "The global annual growth rates are projected to increase from 2.5% in 2010 - 2015 to an average annual growth of 3.8% by 2020, with lowest growth in China," said research analyst Joe Harder. In 2015, global trade was improving. However, capacity utilisation rates of many producers remained low. New projects are in the pipeline, overcapacity issues will continue, prices continue to be under pressure and the global trade share is forecaste to decline.
The White Cement Outlook 2020 report analyses the global white cement industry. The data includes global and regional markets, market trends, the installed production base of all producers, regional market shares of the major producers, net trade and total trade, regional imports and exports, consumption by countries, market drivers, price trends, economies of scale and various benchmarks of the top producers, including Aalborg, Birla White, Çimsa, Federal White, JK White, RAK White and Sotacib. In the new report the latest data is available with data sets for 2015. The market report provides a five-year projection with an outlook of the market by 2020, including regional production and consumption, per capita consumption cement trade, cement capacities and a number of identified white cement projects.