Mining Chemicals Market (By Ore Type: Powder Gold, Iron, Copper, Phosphate; By Application: Mineral Processing, Explosives & Drilling, Water Treatment, Stockpiles, Mine Haul Roads, Surface Mining, Underground Mining) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Revenue, Regional Outlook 2021 – 2030

Published Date : Nov 2021 | No. of Pages : 150+ Pages | Category : Chemical and Material

The global Mining Chemicals market size is expected to be worth around US$ 20.27 billion by 2030, according to a new report by Vision Research Reports.

The global Mining Chemicals market size was valued at US$ 10.89 billion in 2020 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 6.8% during forecast period 2021 to 2030.

Mining Chemicals Market Size 2021 to 2030

Report Coverage

Report Scope Details
Market Size US$ 20.27 Billion by 2030
Growth Rate CAGR of 6.8% From 2021 to 2030
Base Year 2021
Forecast Period 2021 to 2030
Segments Covered Ore type, Application
Regional Scope North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East & Africa
Companies Mentioned Ashland, Inc.; The Dow Chemical Company; Chevron; Phillips Chemical Company; BASF SE; Exxon Mobil Corp.; Cytec Solvay Group; Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.; Cheminova A/S; Akzo Nobel; NASACO; Beijing Hengju; Clariant AG; ArrMaz; Orica

Growth Factors

The wide usage of this product in various sectors including mineral processing, explosives & drilling, water treatment, stockpiles, mine haul roads, surface mining, underground mining, and others is anticipated to drive its demand over the forecast period. Increasing mining activities, along with the growing demand for minerals, are expected to fuel the product demand. The growing market for metals, such as gold, copper, and phosphate, is expected to contribute to the demand for mining chemicals over the coming years. Rising emphasis on water & wastewater treatment is also projected to spur market growth.

By Ore Type Analysis

The iron ore segment accounted for the largest revenue share of 19.73% in 2020. The demand for high-grade iron ore is expected to rise over the forecast period on account of the increasing demand for iron ore with fewer impurities from the steel industry.

The phosphate segment is anticipated to grow at the second-fastest CAGR from 2021 to 2030. Phosphate ore is used to make fertilizers, animal feed supplements, and chemical compounds.

Grinding aids also emerged as a prominent product segment for the ore types in 2020. The trend is estimated to continue over the forecast period. Increasing focus on the recovery of high-quality minerals is likely to be an important factor supplementing the growth of the segment.

Flocculants also emerged as the prominent product segment and are expected to grow at a significant CAGR from 2021 to 2030. It consists of anionic, cationic, and nonionic polymers. 

By Application Analysis

The explosives & drilling segment accounted for the largest volume share of more than 35% in 2020. Drilling and blasting are the major operations used by opencast mining. There are two types of rock breakage including rock penetration and fragmentation.

Mineral processing is expected to be the second-largest segment, in terms of revenue, by 2028. Growing demand for major commodities, including iron ore and copper, has driven the growth of the mineral processing market globally.

The water treatment segment is projected to register the second-fastest CAGR during the forecast period. Water treatment systems are utilized in various mineral processing plants including gold and copper. 

By Regional Analysis

Asia Pacific region accounted for the largest volume share of more than 44% in 2020. The region is driven by the explosives & drilling and mineral processing sectors.

China has numerous mines, which are undergoing improvements, such as the development of existing sewage and wastewater treatment plants as well as setting up new sewage treatment plants.

Key Players

  • Ashland, Inc.

  • The Dow Chemical Company

  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company

  • BASF SE

  • Exxon Mobil Corp.

  • Cytec Solvay Group

  • Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

  • Cheminova A/S

  • Akzo Nobel

  • NASACO

  • Beijing Hengju

  • Clariant AG

  • ArrMaz

  • Orica

Market Segmentation

  • By Ore Type

    • Powder Gold

      • Collectors

      • Coatings

      • Flocculants

      • Grinding Aids

      • Solvent Extractants

      • Dust suppressants

      • Defoamers

      • Antiscalants

      • Biocides

      • Lubricants

      • Frothers

      • Others

    • Iron

      • Collectors

      • Coatings

      • Flocculants

      • Grinding Aids

      • Solvent Extractants

      • Dust suppressants

      • Defoamers

      • Antiscalants

      • Biocides

      • Lubricants

      • Frothers

      • Others

    • Copper

      • Collectors

      • Coatings

      • Flocculants

      • Grinding Aids

      • Solvent Extractants

      • Dust suppressants

      • Defoamers

      • Antiscalants

      • Biocides

      • Lubricants

      • Frothers

      • Others

    • Phosphate

      • Collectors

      • Coatings

      • Flocculants

      • Grinding Aids

      • Solvent Extractants

      • Dust suppressants

      • Defoamers

      • Antiscalants

      • Biocides

      • Lubricants

      • Frothers

      • Others

    • Others

      • Collectors

      • Coatings

      • Flocculants

      • Grinding Aids

      • Solvent Extractants

      • Dust suppressants

      • Defoamers

      • Antiscalants

      • Biocides

      • Lubricants

      • Frothers

  • By Application

    • Mineral Processing

    • Explosives & Drilling

    • Water Treatment

    • Stockpiles

    • Mine Haul Roads

    • Surface Mining

    • Underground Mining

    • Others

  • Regional

    • North America

      • U.S.

      • Canada

      • Mexico

    • Europe

      • Germany

      • U.K.

      • France

      • Russia

      • Spain

      • Italy

    • Asia Pacific

      • China

      • India

      • Japan

      • South Korea

    • Central & South America

      • Brazil

      • Argentina

      • Peru

      • Chile

      • Colombia

    • Middle East & Africa

      • Saudi Arabia

      • South Africa

The Mining Chemicals market research report covers definition, classification, product classification, product application, development trend, product technology, competitive landscape, industrial chain structure, industry overview, national policy and planning analysis of the industry, the latest dynamic analysis, etc., and also includes major. The study includes drivers and restraints of the global market. It covers the impact of these drivers and restraints on the demand during the forecast period. The report also highlights opportunities in the market at the global level.

The report provides size (in terms of volume and value) of Mining Chemicals market for the base year 2020 and the forecast between 2021 and 2030. Market numbers have been estimated based on form and application. Market size and forecast for each application segment have been provided for the global and regional market.

This report focuses on the global Mining Chemicals market status, future forecast, growth opportunity, key market and key players. The study objectives are to present the Mining Chemicals market development in United States, Europe and China.

It is pertinent to consider that in a volatile global economy, we haven’t just conducted Mining Chemicals market forecasts in terms of CAGR, but also studied the market based on key parameters, including Year-on-Year (Y-o-Y) growth, to comprehend the certainty of the market and to find and present the lucrative opportunities in market.

In terms of production side, this report researches the Mining Chemicals capacity, production, value, ex-factory price, growth rate, market share for major manufacturers, regions (or countries) and type.

In terms of consumption side, this report focuses on the consumption of Mining Chemicals by regions (countries) and application.

Buyers of the report will have access to verified market figures, including global market size in terms of revenue and volume. As part of production analysis, the authors of the report have provided reliable estimations and calculations for global revenue and volume by Type segment of the global Mining Chemicals market. These figures have been provided in terms of both revenue and volume for the period 2017 to 2030. Additionally, the report provides accurate figures for production by region in terms of revenue as well as volume for the same period. The report also includes production capacity statistics for the same period.

With regard to production bases and technologies, the research in this report covers the production time, base distribution, technical parameters, research and development trends, technology sources, and sources of raw materials of major Mining Chemicals market companies.

Regarding the analysis of the industry chain, the research of this report covers the raw materials and equipment of Mining Chemicals market upstream, downstream customers, marketing channels, industry development trends and investment strategy recommendations. The more specific analysis also includes the main application areas of market and consumption, major regions and Consumption, major Chinese producers, distributors, raw material suppliers, equipment providers and their contact information, industry chain relationship analysis.

The research in this report also includes product parameters, production process, cost structure, and data information classified by region, technology and application. Finally, the paper model new project SWOT analysis and investment feasibility study of the case model.

Overall, this is an in-depth research report specifically for the Mining Chemicals industry. The research center uses an objective and fair way to conduct an in-depth analysis of the development trend of the industry, providing support and evidence for customer competition analysis, development planning, and investment decision-making. In the course of operation, the project has received support and assistance from technicians and marketing personnel in various links of the industry chain.

Mining Chemicals market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies’ focus related to Mining Chemicals market.

Prominent players in the market are predicted to face tough competition from the new entrants. However, some of the key players are targeting to acquire the startup companies in order to maintain their dominance in the global market. For a detailed analysis of key companies, their strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities are measured in the report by using industry-standard tools such as the SWOT analysis. Regional coverage of key companies is covered in the report to measure their dominance. Key manufacturers of Mining Chemicals market are focusing on introducing new products to meet the needs of the patrons. The feasibility of new products is also measured by using industry-standard tools.

Key companies are increasing their investments in research and development activities for the discovery of new products. There has also been a rise in the government funding for the introduction of new Mining Chemicals market. These factors have benefited the growth of the global market for Mining Chemicals. Going forward, key companies are predicted to benefit from the new product launches and the adoption of technological advancements. Technical advancements have benefited many industries and the global industry is not an exception.

New product launches and the expansion of already existing business are predicted to benefit the key players in maintaining their dominance in the global market for Mining Chemicals. The global market is segmented on the basis of region, application, en-users and product type. Based on region, the market is divided into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East and Africa (MEA).

In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Mining Chemicals are as follows:

  • History Year: 2017-2020
  • Base Year: 2021
  • Forecast Year 2021 to 2030

Reasons to Purchase this Report:


- Market segmentation analysis including qualitative and quantitative research incorporating the impact of economic and policy aspects
- Regional and country level analysis integrating the demand and supply forces that are influencing the growth of the market.
- Market value USD Million and volume Units Million data for each segment and sub-segment
- Competitive landscape involving the market share of major players, along with the new projects and strategies adopted by players in the past five years
- Comprehensive company profiles covering the product offerings, key financial information, recent developments, SWOT analysis, and strategies employed by the major market players

Research Methodology:

In-depth interviews and discussions were conducted with several key market participants and opinion leaders to compile the research report.

This research study involved the extensive usage of both primary and secondary data sources. The research process involved the study of various factors affecting the industry, including the government policy, market environment, competitive landscape, historical data, present trends in the market, technological innovation, upcoming technologies and the technical progress in related industry, and market risks, opportunities, market barriers and challenges. The following illustrative figure shows the market research methodology applied in this report.

The study objectives of this report are:

  • To analyze and study the global market capacity, production, value, consumption, status (2017-2020) and forecast (2021-2030);
  • Focuses on the key manufacturers, to study the capacity, production, value, market share and development plans in future.
  • Comprehensive company profiles covering the product offerings, key financial information, recent developments, SWOT analysis, and strategies employed by the major market players
  • To define, describe and forecast the market by type, application and region.
  • To analyze the global and key regions market potential and advantage, opportunity and challenge, restraints and risks.
  • To identify significant trends and factors driving or inhibiting the market growth.
  • To analyze the opportunities in the market for stakeholders by identifying the high growth segments.
  • To strategically analyze each submarket with respect to individual growth trend and their contribution to the market
  • To analyze competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the market
  • To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their growth strategies.

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