Market Analysis: Tungsten Carbide Powder Market
The Global Tungsten Carbide Powder Market accounted for USD 15.22 billion in 2016 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.6% during the forecast period of 2017 to 2024. The upcoming market report contains data for historic years 2014, 2015, the base year of calculation is 2016 and the forecast period is 2017 to 2024.
Market Definition: Tungsten Carbide Powder Market
Tungsten carbide powder is a compound containing atoms of tungsten and carbide. Tungsten carbide powder can be pressed and molded into different shapes and sizes for usage in cutting tools, abrasives, industrial machinery, jewelry, and other tools & equipment. This powder is characterized by high thermal conductivity, extreme stiffness, and intense strength. The latest trend in this market is high demand from industrial machinery apart from the transportation, mining & industrial engineering sectors. Besides, growing mining & construction, industrial engineering, transportation, oil & gas, aerospace & defense industries are further driving market demand for tungsten carbide.
Major Market Drivers:
- Growing demand for industrial machinery
- Increasing product demand in transportation, mining, construction and industrial engineering sector
- Highly toxic property of tungsten carbide powders
- Oversupply of tungsten by China
Market Segmentation: Tungsten Carbide Powder Market
The tungsten carbide powder market is segmented on the basis of grade into rotary drilling & mining grades, metal forming & wear grades, submicron grades, corrosion resistant grades, general purpose grades, and other grades
On the basis of application, the market is segmented into machine tools & components, cutting tools, dies & punches, abrasive products and others.
On the basis of end-user, the market is segmented into mining & construction, industrial engineering, transportation, oil & gas, aerospace & defense and others.
On the basis of geography, the tungsten carbide powder market report covers data points for 28 countries across multiple geographies such as North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Middle East & Africa. Some of the major countries covered in this report are U.S., Canada, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Turkey, Russia, China, India, South Korea, Japan, Australia, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, and Brazil among others. In 2017, Asia-Pacific is expected to dominate the market.
Competitive Landscape: Tungsten Carbide Powder Market
The global tungsten carbide powder market is highly fragmented with the presence of a large number of players across different regions. These major players have adopted various organic as well as inorganic growth strategies such as mergers & acquisitions, new product launches, expansions, agreements, joint ventures, partnerships, and others to strengthen their position in this market.
Major Market Competitors: Tungsten Carbide Powder Market
Some of the major players in tungsten carbide powder market include Sandvik AB, Kennametal Inc., Ceratizit S.A., Extramet, Federal Carbide Company, Guangdong Xianglu Tungsten Co., Ltd, Nanchang Cemented Carbide Co., Ltd., Jiangxi Yaosheng Tungsten Co., Ltd., Japan New Metal Co., Ltd., China Tungsten Online (Xiamen) Manu. & Sales Corp., Eurotungstene, Reade International Corporation, Buffalo Tungsten Inc., Lineage Alloys, Inc., DMEGC, Global Tungsten & Powders (GTP), Zigong Huagang Cemented Carbide New Materials Co., Ltd., H.C. Starck and many more.
Research Methodology: Tungsten Carbide Powder Market
Data collection and base year analysis is done using data collection modules with large sample sizes. The market data is analyzed and forecasted using market statistical and coherent models. Also market share analysis and key trend analysis are the major success factors in the market report. To know more please Request an analyst call or can drop down your inquiry.
The key research methodology used by DBMR Research team is data triangulation which involves data mining, analysis of the impact of data variables on the market, and primary (industry expert) validation. Apart from this, other data models include Vendor Positioning Grid, Market Time Line Analysis, Market Overview and Guide, Company Positioning Grid, Company Market Share Analysis, Standards of Measurement, Top to Bottom Analysis and Vendor Share Analysis. To know more about the research methodology, drop in an inquiry to speak to our industry experts.