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The Global Kaolin Mining Market 2016-2020 is a new research report added to The ceramics market is expected to be the fastest growing market during the forecast period. Kaolin is used in a variety of ceramic construction materials. The demand will also be driven by the use of ceramic proppants in hydraulic fracturing. Ceramic materials are used for industrial applications as they are resistant to wear and tear, thermal changes, and corrosion. These materials are used in high-voltage insulators, spark plugs, abrasives, and ceramic tiles for the lining of ovens.

Complete report on kaolin mining market spread across 60 pages, analyzing 6 major companies and provides 30 data exhibits is now available at .

The analysts forecast the global kaolin mining market to grow at a CAGR of 3.9% during the period 2016-2020. China is the largest market for kaolin. We expect the kaolin market in China to grow at a rapid pace (6%-7%) during the forecast period. The paper industry is the second largest consumer of kaolin in China. China is the largest paper producer globally, but the demand for kaolin is low as the country produces large shares of uncoated papers, which require less amount of kaolin.

During 2015, the paper industry dominated the kaolin mining market and accounted for almost 41% of the market share. However, the paper segment is projected to grow at the slowest pace as it is facing the challenges of digitalization, reducing paper use to a large extent. The kaolin mining market for paper is expected to reach close to 13 million metric tons by the end of 2020.

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In 2015, APAC dominated the kaolin mining market and accounted for nearly 38% of the market share. The kaolin market in APAC is expected to grow at a rapid pace owing to an augmented demand from emerging markets like China, India, Thailand, and Malaysia. The kaolin market in these countries is majorly driven by the heavy spending and increasing demand from the construction industry.

The global kaolin mining market is consolidated with a few key providers in the market. However, with the entry of new players, the market share of leading vendors is decreasing. The competition is expected to intensify with the introduction of products with new features and technologies.

Main players in the Global Kaolin Mining Market: BASF, Imerys, KaMin, Quarzwerke, Sibelco, and Thiele Kaolin. Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Arcilla Mining and Land, Ashapura Group, English Indian Clays, Howard Sheppard, and Uma Group of Kaolin.

Further, the report states that digitalization has led to a decline in the use of paper. Organizations are adapting eco-friendly, paper free environment that saves paper and also cuts down cost.

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