Aluminum oxide commonly called as alumina and also known as aloxide, aloxite, or alundum depending on particular forms or applications. Aluminum oxide is a chemical compound with the formula Al2O3. It is soluble in water and slightly soluble in alkali and acids. Some of the key application of aluminum oxide includes filler, glass, catalysis, purification, abrasive, paint, composite fiber, and abrasion protection. It is also used as a component in cutting tool. Moreover, aluminum oxide is widely used phosphate remover. It is a chemical compound of oxygen and aluminum and a commonly occurring oxide.
Rising pharmaceutical industry growth along with growing demand from other applications is projected to drive growth of this market over the forecast period. The global aluminum oxide market is anticipated to observe significant growth over the forecast due to growing demand from ceramic industries for manufacturing porous ceramics. Exposure to aluminum oxide causes health concerns. This factor may curb the growth of aluminum oxide market.
The report includes detailed competitive landscape of the global aluminum oxide market and an analysis of Porter’s five forces model for the aluminum oxide market has also been included. It includes company market share analysis, product portfolio of the major industry participants. The report provides detailed segmentation of the aluminum oxide market based on application and region segment.
The aluminum oxide market is segmented on the basis of application into pharmaceutical industry, ceramic industries and others. Other applications include fillers for plastics, purifier to remove water from gas streams.
Major regional segments analyzed in this study include North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa with its further bifurcation into major countries including U.S. Germany, France, UK, China, Japan, India and Brazil. Asia Pacific and North America dominated the aluminum oxide market in 2015.
The report covers detailed competitive outlook including company profiles of the key participants operating in the global market. Key players profiled in the report include Russel, Chemicals India Company, Vega, GRACE, Almatis, Tirupati Industries, Nivaka Pharmaceuticals Industries, SASOL,MTC Wesgo, GIFA, Khambhalay Abrasive and Snam Abrasives Pvt. Ltd,.
This report segments the global aluminum oxide market as follows:
Aluminum Oxide Market: Application Segment Analysis
- Pharmaceuticals Industry
- Ceramic Industries
Aluminum Oxide Market: Regional Segment Analysis
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Latin America
- Middle East And Africa