Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) (a division of Saint-Gobain), Vesuvius and DuPont are Dominating the Global Foundry Chemicals Market in 2020

Global Foundry Chemicals Market is expected to grow with the CAGR of 4.4% in the forecast period of 2021 to 2028. The years considered for study are as mentioned below.

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Global foundry chemicals market is a highly consolidated market, which includes specific number of key players as well as local players. The market has witnessed increased strategic developments owing to favourable market scenario.

The major players dealing in global foundry chemicals market are introducing strong range of product portfolio. This helped companies to maximize the sales with enhanced product portfolio.

For instances,

  • In June 2019, Vesuvius participated in the 10th international metallurgical trade fair and congress in Messe Düsseldorf in Düsseldorf, Germany. The company exhibited its Refractory advanced offering for ladle and other products and expected to showcase its product portfolio and improve its sales with this participation.

Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) (a division of Saint-Gobain) is dominating in the market and the other players in the market are Carpenter Brothers, Inc., Compax Industrial Systems Pvt. Ltd, Coleshill Aluminium, CS Additive GmbH, CAGroup (A Subsidiary of AMC Group), Mancuso Chemicals Limited, Ceraflux India Pvt. Ltd., Forace Polymers (P) Ltd., Scottish Chemical, DuPont, John Winter, Georgia-Pacific Chemicals., Ultraseal India Pvt. Ltd., Hüttenes-Albertus, Vesuvius, ASK Chemicals (A Subsidiary of Ashland), Imerys, Shandong Crownchem Industries Co., Ltd, and Cavenaghi S.p.A, among other players domestic and global. DBMR analysts understand competitive strengths and provide competitive analysis for each competitor separately.

Foundry Chemicals Market Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) (a division of Saint-Gobain)

Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) (a division of Saint-Gobain) is headquartered in Courbevoie, France is a privately owned company. The company is engaged in manufacturing and distribution of various products high performance solutions that find application in extreme operating conditions. The company have wide industry category such as Automotive, Building & Habitat, Chemical, Defense & Security, Display, Electronic & Semiconductor, Energy, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Metallurgy, Other, Processing of Consumer & Industrial Ceramics, Transportation and Aerospace, out of which our focused product industry is Metallurgy. The company has wide global presence across North America, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Europe and South America.

For instance,

  • In April 2018, Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories (PCR) (a division of Saint-Gobain) acquired the pharmaceutical business of Micro Hydraulics, which is an Irish based supplier and manufacturer of single-use fluid handling components and systems in high-performance plastics for high purity applications in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. This acquisition has strengthened Saint-Gobain’s High-Performance Materials operations which further allowed the Group to expand its service to customers in the Healthcare market.


Vesuvius is headquartered in London, U.K. and was founded in year 1916 as public company. The company focuses on metal flow engineering providing a full range of engineering services and solutions mainly serving the steel and foundry industries. The company offers a wide range of product categories such as Foundry, Iron and Steel and Industrial Processes under which Foundry is market-focused. The company has a presence in North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa.

For instance,

  • In November 2020, Vesuvius participated in the ANKIROS 2020 trade fair held in Istanbul, Turkey, aiming to bring different products related to the metallurgy industry together under a single roof. The company expects to improve its consumer base and sales with participation in this exhibition.


DuPont is headquartered in Delaware, U.S, and is a public company. The company was founded in 1802. The company is a pioneer in manufacturing and sales of electronic & imaging, transportation & industrial, nutrition & biosciences and safety construction technologies. The company has product line categories such as Electronic Solutions, Fabrics, Fibers & Nonwovens, Food & Beverage Ingredients, Home Garden & Car Care, Industrial Enzymes & Bioactive, Industrial Films, Medical Devices & Materials, Microbial Control Solutions, Packaging Materials & Solutions, Pharmaceutical Ingredients, Personal Care Ingredients, Personal Protective Equipment, Resins, Solar / Photovoltaic Solutions, Water Solutions and Water Solutions is market focused segment. The company has wide global presence in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, South America, Middle East and Africa.

For instance,

  • In May 2020, DuPont announced that it would be partnering charity: water to deal with the prevention of COVID-19 spread in vulnerable communities by establishing hand-washing stations and providing hygiene and sanitation training. Further, the company has also donated funds to water’s special COVID-19 Relief Fund to help with this goal's fruition. The company expects to improve its goodwill with this partnership.