Feldspar mining include mining of feldspar from pegmatite or feldspathic sand deposits. Feldspar is the name of a large group of rock-forming silicate minerals that make up over 50% of Earth’s crust. They are found in igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks in all parts of the world.
Feldspar Global Market Size
The global feldspar market was valued at $3.2 billion in 2017. Asia Pacific was the largest geographic region accounting for $1.2 billion or 37.7% of the global market. USA was the largest country accounting for $0.6 billion or 19% of the global feldspar market.
Feldspar Global Market Trend
Companies involved in Feldspar mining are increasingly using low energetic production machines including dust cleaning machines to support the environmental duties and use less energy. Major companies producing low energetic production machines are Hosokawa Alpine, Allgaier, Morgensen, Waishaupt, Metso Minerals etc.
The companies covered are Imerys, Minerali Industriali, Sibelco, Sun Minerals, and Quartz Corp.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
Feldspar Global Market Segmentation
The feldspar market is segmented into Plagioclase and Potassium.
Plagioclase industry include mining of feldspar for plagioclase.
Potassium include mining of feldspar for potassium.