Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing industry is expected to maintain steady growth as the international market thrives and downstream demand improves. In particular, improved demand for chlorine and carbon black will positively influence the industry. While revenue is set to rise, consolidation of firms will increasingly occur over the next five years. Furthermore, high energy costs and heightened pressure from imports will limit substantial growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing industry produces countless numbers of chemical compounds. These products can be broadly segmented into the following categories: alkalies and chlorine, chemical catalysts, carbon black, inorganic acids and other inorganic chemicals.
Alkalies and chlorines
Caustic soda and potassium and sodium compounds are alkalies and have applications in all manufacturing industries. Chlorine is one of the most commonly produced chemicals in the United States.
Chlorine is used in commercial chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry and crop protection chemistry... purchase to read more