This report studies the global Coal Tar Pitch market status and forecast, categorizes the global Coal Tar Pitch market size (value & volume) by manufacturers, type, application, and region. This report focuses on the top manufacturers in North America, Europe, Japan, China, India, Southeast Asia and other regions (Central & South America, and Middle East & Africa).
Coal tar pitch is a complex chemical with 22 chemical and physical properties obtained through coal tar distillation, which involves the conversion of coal tar into a variety of intermediate chemical products. Coal-tar pitch is a thick black liquid that remains after the distillation of coal tar. It is used as a base for coatings and paint, in roofing and paving, and as a binder in asphalt products. Both coal tar and coal-tar pitch contain many chemical compounds, including carcinogens such as benzene.
The global sales of Coal Tar Pitch are from 9947 K MT in 2013 to 8856 K MT in 2017. In 2017, the global Coal Tar Pitch sales market was led by China and USA major manufacturers activities of Coal Tar Pitch are RuTGERS, JFE, Koppers Industries, Shanghai Baosteel?Shanxi Coking?Wugang Coking are the China sales leader.
Coal Tar Pitch downstream are wide, and the major fields are Aluminum Industry, Graphite Electrodes, Roofing etc. In recent years, social economy has developed rapidly. For demand market of Coal Tar Pitch, there is also a certain space in the next few years, especially in the Chinese market which is increasing with the rapid development of downstream industry.
The entire market is dominated by several giants. They all have a mature sales network. So the entire market is trending toward direct sales or their agents, rather than using distributors. This is observed even more acutely among foreign suppliers, who historically relied more heavily on distributor companies. But for other small manufacturers, distribution is still an important channel to expand the market. For example, Chinese enterprises are a typical example.
We tend to believe this industry is a mature industry, and the consumption increasing degree will show a steady growth curve from 2017. For product prices, the slow downward trend in recent years will maintain in the future as competition intensifies. Besides, prices gap between different brands will go narrowing gradually. Also, there will be fluctuation in gross margin.
The global Coal Tar Pitch market is valued at 3590 million US$ in 2017 and will reach 3950 million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of 1.2% during 2018-2025.
The major manufacturers covered in this report
Shandong Gude Chemical
Yenakiieve Coke and Chemicals
Geographically, this report studies the top producers and consumers, focuses on product capacity, production, value, consumption, market share and growth opportunity in these key regions, covering
Other regions (Central & South America, Middle East & Africa)
We can also provide the customized separate regional or country-level reports, for the following regions:
Rest of Asia-Pacific
Rest of Europe
Central & South America
Rest of South America
Middle East & Africa
Rest of Middle East & Africa
On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
Medium Temperature Coal Tar Pitch
Modified Coal Tar Pitch
By Application, the market can be split into
The study objectives of this report are:
To analyze and study the global Coal Tar Pitch capacity, production, value, consumption, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025);
Focuses on the key Coal Tar Pitch manufacturers, to study the capacity, production, value, market share and development plans in future.
Focuses on the global key manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the market competition landscape, SWOT analysis.
To define, describe and forecast the market by type, application and region.
To analyze the global and key regions market potential and advantage, opportunity and challenge, restraints and risks.