Salt Market 2015-2019 - Global Industry Analysis and Forecast during 2015-2019

Salt, one of the most important minerals in the world and an integral part of food, also finds significant applications in the Chemical and Food-processing industries. It is a compound of sodium and chlorine, and is produced globally through various production processes including seawater evaporation, brine extraction mining, and rock salt mining. Apart from its various industrial and household uses, salt is also used as a major de-icing agent for the maintenance of roads in the Western hemisphere, especially in the North American and European countries, during winters. Its physical properties include solubility in water, being colorless, being odorless, and having a unique characteristic taste.
Global Salt market to grow at a CAGR of 2.55 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report
The Global Salt market can be divided on the basis of end-users into the following segments: Chemical Processing, Food Processing, Road De-Icing, and Others.
Global Salt Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the APAC and EMEA regions; it also covers the Global Salt market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Key Regions
Key Vendors
China National Salt Industry
Compass Minerals International
Other Prominent Vendors
Akzo Nobel
British Salt
Cheetham Salt
Dampier Salt
Dev Salt Private
Dow Chemical
Exportadora De Sal
Henrique Lage Salineira
Hubei Shuanghuan Science and Technology Stock
ICL Fertilizers
Irish Salt Mining & Exploration
ITALKALI Società Italiana Sali Alcalini
Mitsui & Company
Pakistan Mineral Development Corporation
Swiss Saltworks
Solana Tuzla
State Enterprise Association Artyomsol
Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke
Tata Group
United Salt
VISALCO Salt Company
Wacker Chemie
Key Market Driver
Increased Global Production of Chlor-alkali Chemicals
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Key Market Challenge
Stringent Government Regulations Regarding Air Pollution
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Key Market Trend
Rise of China as Largest Salt Producer and Consumer
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