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Antimony Market Forecasts to 2028 – Global Analysis By Product Type (Metal Ingot, Antimony Trioxide, Alloys), Application (Transportation, Medicines, Cosmetics), and By Geography

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Published: May 2022 ID: SMRC21463
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Published: May 2022 ID: SMRC21463

This report covers the impact of COVID-19 on this global market

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Antimony Market is accounted for $2.10 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $3.59 billion by 2028 growing at a CAGR of 8.0% during the forecast period. Antimony is a chemical element that generally exists in both metallic and non-metallic forms.  Antimony can be extracted from ores like stibnite and valentinite and is considered to be a stable element in dry air and static to alkalis and acids. Antimony is present independently as well, and hence, can be used on a wider scale.

Market Dynamics:

Driver:

Increasing demand for flame retardants


Fire safety regulations are getting stringent across the globe, leading to the growth of innovative flame retardants. The development of flame retardants is influenced by strict legal frameworks and industry standards. Fire safety regulations are varied across different regions, depending on the corresponding national regulations for health and environmental security. Further, strict government regulations by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA for adopting flame retardant clothing are likely to boost the market development.

Restraint:

Availability of substitutes


Antimony can be easily substituted in some applications. For instance, a composite of chromium, tin, titanium, zinc, and zirconium can be utilized as replacements in pigments and glass. Sb can be partially replaced in flame-retardant materials by compounds such as alumina trihydrate, magnesium hydroxide, and zinc borate. It can be replaced in plastics manufacturing with various combinations of cadmium, barium, calcium, lead, tin, zinc, and germanium, which is restraining the market growth.

Opportunity:

Recovery and recycling of antimony


Antimony has become an important element in recent years because of the increased industrial demand and dominance in primary production. Its products can be manufactured by utilizing recycled antimony. Recycling and valorizing industrial waste may be a feasible option for ensuring a more secure long-term supply. Secondary Sb can be found in two places: waste from the processing of Sb-bearing commodities and end-of-life products from urban mines and manufacturing leftovers. Lead-acid batteries are the most common source of secondary antimony. As a result, its supply is virtually entirely determined by the level of lead recycling and market conditions for lead and lead-acid battery trash.

Threat:

Impact of covid-19 on the market


As the lockdown has taken over the normal trends and way of living of the common man, the market players have been struggling to keep up with the changes and launch new and changed tastes and choices. One of the main issues which the markets have faced since the coronavirus outbreak is that there is the unavailability of skilled labor because of the imposed lockdown of the temporary and permanent kind alongside the reduced availability of raw materials that are ultimately leading to a major disruption in the supply chain mechanism. Moreover, with the decline in employment opportunities, people are experiencing struggles to meet their daily needs as well that have been posing a major challenge to the growth of the Antimony Market.

The lead acid batteries segment is expected to be the largest during the forecast period

The lead acid batteries segment is estimated to have a lucrative growth as antimony is utilized as an alloying agent with lead in parts of a battery where strength, corrosion resistance, and creep resistance are needed. Antimony provides strength to lead and simplifies and speeds up the casting of grids. They are utilized in some countries in automotive batteries.

The chemical segment is expected to have the highest CAGR during the forecast period

The chemical segment is anticipated to witness the fastest CAGR growth during the forecast period as antimony is used in chemicals as a flame retardant. It prevents the material from bursting into flames by interrupting the chemical reaction that leads to burning. It can also be added during the production of plastics, rubbers, and fabrics for fire resistance.

Region with highest share:

Asia Pacific is projected to hold the largest market share during the forecast period owing to the presence of a substantial production base and end-user industries. China produces more than half of the world's production. Furthermore, antimony has a huge application as a flame retardant, thus leading to massive growth in the construction sector.

Region with highest CAGR:

Europe is projected to have the highest CAGR over the forecast period owing to the increased need for flame retardants, rigorous rules implemented by authorities to protect employees from risks, increasing demand for electric vehicles and flame retardants in numerous end-user industries, and rising demand from electronics and manufacturing sector.

Key players in the market

Some of the key players profiled in the Antimony Market include United States Antimony Corporation, AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group, Tri-Star Resources PLC, Suzuhiro Chemical Co., Ltd., Recyclex, Nihon Seiko Co., Ltd., Mandalay Resources Ltd, Lanxess, Korea Zinc, Hunan Chenzhou Mining Group Co., Ltd, Amspec Chemical Corporation, Geopromining, Ltd., Consolidated Murchison Mine, Belmont Metals, Huachang Antimony Industry, American Elements Umicore and Campine.     

Key Developments:

In Jan 2021, Campine expands its recycling efforts with innovative technology for recycling chemicals directly from post-consumer and industrial metal trash. It includes the production of antimony from waste streams. Based in Beerse near Antwerp, Campine is involved in two main activities: lead recycling and the production of antimony trioxide, a chemical additive.

In June 2019, United States Antimony Corporation reported continued expansion of its Madero, Coahuila, Mexican smelter capacity. This will include the installation of long rotary furnace (LRF) number 3. The Company has an additional 3 LRFs in inventory. Furnace recovery is in the 96%-98% range and the additional capacity is expected to handle production increases from the Company's Wadley and Sierra Guadalupe Mines.
 
Types Covered:
• Sb99.50
• Sb99.65
• Sb99.85
• Sb99.90
 
Product Types Covered:
• Metal Ingot
• Antimony Trioxide
• Antimony Pentoxide
• Alloys
 
Applications Covered:
• Plastic Additives
• Lead Acid Batteries
• Glass & Ceramics
• Flame Retardant
• Alloy Strengthening Agents
• Fiberglass Composites
• Semiconductors
• Enamels
• Pigments
• Rubber
• Textiles
• Ammunitions
 
End Users Covered:
• Transportation 
• Paints 
• Medicines 
• Food & Beverage 
• Electrical & Electronics 
• Cosmetics 
• Automotive 
• Building and Construction 
• Aerospace & Defense  
• Chemical 
 
Regions Covered:
• North America
o US
o Canada
o Mexico
• Europe
o Germany
o UK
o Italy
o France
o Spain
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o Japan       
o China       
o India       
o Australia 
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific   
• South America
o Argentina
o Brazil
o Chile
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o UAE
o Qatar
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa

What our report offers:
- Market share assessments for the regional and country-level segments
- Strategic recommendations for the new entrants
- Covers Market data for the years 2020, 2021, 2022, 2025, and 2028
- Market Trends (Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities, and recommendations)
- Strategic recommendations in key business segments based on the market estimations
- Competitive landscaping mapping the key common trends
- Company profiling with detailed strategies, financials, and recent developments
- Supply chain trends mapping the latest technological advancements

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1 Executive Summary            
              
2 Preface          
   
 2.1 Abstract            
 2.2 Stake Holders           
 2.3 Research Scope           
 2.4 Research Methodology          
  2.4.1 Data Mining           
  2.4.2 Data Analysis          
  2.4.3 Data Validation          
  2.4.4 Research Approach          
 2.5 Research Sources           
  2.5.1 Primary Research Sources         
  2.5.2 Secondary Research Sources         
  2.5.3 Assumptions           
              
3 Market Trend Analysis           
 3.1 Introduction           
 3.2 Drivers            
 3.3 Restraints           
 3.4 Opportunities           
 3.5 Threats            
 3.6 Product Analysis           
 3.7 Application Analysis          
 3.8 End User Analysis           
 3.9 Emerging Markets           
 3.10 Impact of Covid-19           
              
4 Porters Five Force Analysis           
 4.1 Bargaining power of suppliers          
 4.2 Bargaining power of buyers          
 4.3 Threat of substitutes          
 4.4 Threat of new entrants          
 4.5 Competitive rivalry           
              
5 Global Antimony Market, By Type          
 5.1 Introduction           
 5.2 Sb99.50            
 5.3 Sb99.65            
 5.4 Sb99.85            
 5.5 Sb99.90            
              
6 Global Antimony Market, By Product Type         
 6.1 Introduction           
 6.2 Metal Ingot           
 6.3 Antimony Trioxide           
 6.4 Antimony Pentoxide           
 6.5 Alloys            
              
7 Global Antimony Market, By Application          
 7.1 Introduction           
 7.2 Plastic Additives           
 7.3 Lead Acid Batteries           
  7.3.1 Catalysts           
  7.3.2 Stabilizers           
 7.4 Glass & Ceramics           
 7.5 Flame Retardant           
 7.6 Alloy Strengthening Agents          
 7.7 Fiberglass Composites          
 7.8 Semiconductors           
 7.9 Enamels            
 7.10 Pigments            
 7.11 Rubber             
 7.12 Textiles            
 7.13 Ammunitions           
              
8 Global Antimony Market, By End User          
 8.1 Introduction           
 8.2 Transportation           
 8.3 Paints            
 8.4 Medicines           
 8.5 Food & Beverage           
 8.6 Electrical & Electronics          
 8.7 Cosmetics           
 8.8 Automotive           
 8.9 Building and Construction          
 8.10 Aerospace & Defense           
 8.11 Chemical            
              
9 Global Antimony Market, By Geography          
 9.1 Introduction           
 9.2 North America           
  9.2.1 US           
  9.2.2 Canada           
  9.2.3 Mexico           
 9.3 Europe            
  9.3.1 Germany           
  9.3.2 UK           
  9.3.3 Italy           
  9.3.4 France           
  9.3.5 Spain           
  9.3.6 Rest of Europe          
 9.4 Asia Pacific           
  9.4.1 Japan           
  9.4.2 China           
  9.4.3 India           
  9.4.4 Australia           
  9.4.5 New Zealand          
  9.4.6 South Korea          
  9.4.7 Rest of Asia Pacific          
 9.5 South America           
  9.5.1 Argentina          
  9.5.2 Brazil           
  9.5.3 Chile           
  9.5.4 Rest of South America         
 9.6 Middle East & Africa          
  9.6.1 Saudi Arabia          
  9.6.2 UAE           
  9.6.3 Qatar           
  9.6.4 South Africa          
  9.6.5 Rest of Middle East & Africa         
              
10 Key Developments            
 10.1 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations and Joint Ventures       
 10.2 Acquisitions & Mergers          
 10.3 New Product Launch          
 10.4 Expansions           
 10.5 Other Key Strategies          
              
11 Company Profiling            
 11.1 United States Antimony Corporation         
 11.2 AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group         
 11.3 Tri-Star Resources PLC          
 11.4 Suzuhiro Chemical Co., Ltd.          
 11.5 Recyclex            
 11.6 Nihon Seiko Co., Ltd.          
 11.7 Mandalay Resources Ltd          
 11.8 Lanxess            
 11.9 Korea Zinc           
 11.10 Hunan Chenzhou Mining Group Co., Ltd         
 11.11 Amspec Chemical Corporation          
 11.12 Geopromining, Ltd.           
 11.13 Consolidated Murchison Mine          
 11.14 Belmont Metals           
 11.15 Huachang Antimony Industry          
 11.16 American Elements           
 11.17 Umicore            
 11.18 Campine            


List of Tables             
1 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Region (2020-2028) ($MN)       
2 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Type (2020-2028) ($MN)        
3 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Sb99.50 (2020-2028) ($MN)       
4 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Sb99.65 (2020-2028) ($MN)       
5 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Sb99.85 (2020-2028) ($MN)       
6 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Sb99.90 (2020-2028) ($MN)       
7 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Product Type (2020-2028) ($MN)       
8 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Metal Ingot (2020-2028) ($MN)       
9 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Antimony Trioxide (2020-2028) ($MN)      
10 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Antimony Pentoxide (2020-2028) ($MN)      
11 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Alloys (2020-2028) ($MN)       
12 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Application (2020-2028) ($MN)       
13 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Plastic Additives (2020-2028) ($MN)      
14 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Lead Acid Batteries (2020-2028) ($MN)      
15 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Catalysts (2020-2028) ($MN)       
16 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Stabilizers (2020-2028) ($MN)       
17 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Glass & Ceramics (2020-2028) ($MN)      
18 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Flame Retardant (2020-2028) ($MN)      
19 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Alloy Strengthening Agents (2020-2028) ($MN)     
20 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Fiberglass Composites (2020-2028) ($MN)      
21 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Semiconductors (2020-2028) ($MN)      
22 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Enamels (2020-2028) ($MN)       
23 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Pigments (2020-2028) ($MN)       
24 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Rubber (2020-2028) ($MN)        
25 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Textiles (2020-2028) ($MN)       
26 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Ammunitions (2020-2028) ($MN)       
27 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By End User (2020-2028) ($MN)       
28 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Transportation (2020-2028) ($MN)       
29 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Paints (2020-2028) ($MN)       
30 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Medicines (2020-2028) ($MN)       
31 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Food & Beverage (2020-2028) ($MN)      
32 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Electrical & Electronics (2020-2028) ($MN)      
33 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Cosmetics (2020-2028) ($MN)       
34 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Automotive (2020-2028) ($MN)       
35 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Building and Construction (2020-2028) ($MN)      
36 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Aerospace & Defense (2020-2028) ($MN)      
37 Global Antimony Market Outlook, By Chemical (2020-2028) ($MN)       
               
Note: Tables for North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East & Africa Regions are also represented in the same manner as above.

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