Global Market Study on Phosphate Rocks: Asia Pacific Excluding Japan to Lead the Global Market in Terms of Revenue During 2017-2022

Phosphate Rocks  Market
  • Published On : Oct-2017 |
  • Pages : 170 Pages |
  • Format : Phosphate Rocks  Market Phosphate Rocks  Market Phosphate Rocks  Market Phosphate Rocks  Market

Phosphate rock is a sedimentary non-detrital rock that contains large quantity of phosphate minerals. This rock is also referred to as phosphorite or rock phosphate. It is formed in the form of calcium phosphate and typically seen in oceans. Phosphorous is obtained from Phosphate rock which is utilized to manufacture chemicals. It is also used in different end user industries such as metallurgy, fertilizer industry, animal feed, food and beverage industry, consumer goods, water treatment etc. United States, Morocco and China are few of the largest phosphate rock miners in the world. Other include Tunisia, Brazil, Jordan, Western Sahara and Russia.       

Persistence Market Research has put forth detailed analysis on the global phosphate rock market by studying various elements of the market that have a one of a kind effect on the growth of the global phosphate rock market. These elements embrace developments, trends, innovations, economic and social aspects, drivers as well as restraints and opportunities that influence the growth of the global phosphate rocks market. The impact examination focusing on these factors brings value based on which new strategies can be implemented in order to overcome hindrances and loopholes in the market and plan future expansion. The research study covers future forecasts for five years from 2017 to 2022.

As per this insighful research report, the global market on phosphate rock market is anticipated to grow at a listless CAGR during the period of forecast and is estimated to reflect a market valuation of around US$ 27 Bn by 2022 end.

Asia Pacific Excluding Japan (APEJ) Region Estimated to Show High Consumption

Region wise, Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) is the highly lucrative for the phosphate rock market. It is anticipated to show significant growth in the years to come. China region has contributed to the growth of the Asia Pacific excluding Japan phosphate rock market since past years. The phosphate rock market in the APEJ region is anticipated to show noteworthy increase in the revenue to reflect a market valuation of about US$ 15 Bn by 2022 end. This market valuation is likely to be higher than that of other regions, thus supporting Asia Pacific excluding Japan region to cement its dominance in the phosphate rock market in the years to come. Growing industrialization in this region and agriculture being the backbone of emerging economies, there is a higher demand for fertilizers, which requires phosphoric acid. This has triggered an increase in the demand for phosphate rock thus driving tis growth in this region.

Middle East and Africa (MEA) region is liekly to show high potential during the forecast period. This region is market by a healthy CAGR throughout 2017-2022 and is estimated to stand second in terms of market evaluation by the end of the estimated year. Europe region is projected to show the highest CAGR throughout the forecast period, but lacks in strength owing to reduction in the usage of phosphorous.

High demand in the Fertilizer and Animal Feed Industry

Phosphoric acid is essential to manufacture fertilizers used in the agriculture sector for enhancing plant health. Phosphate is also used in animal supplements on large scale. These two sectors are likely to deliver high growth opportunities for the growth of the phosphate rock market. The fertilizer industry has shown increased use of phosphorous since 2012 and in 2017, this segment dominated the global market by application with a market share of 86.9%. This trend is estimated to grow and continue till the end of the forecast period. The animal feed segment also is anticipated to show high growth in this market. The animal feed phosphate rock market is projected to grow at a high CAGR of 3.6% during the period of forecast.

Competitive Analysis

The global phosphate rock market research report covers analysis on the key players involved in the phosphate rock market. Key companies like PJSC PhosAgro, The Mosaic Company, Solvay SA, OCP S.A., Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. P.L.C, Prayon S.A, The General Company of Phosphate and Mines, Groupe Chimique Tunisien SA, Ma’aden Phosphate Company and Vale S.A are included in this research report.

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The extensive research report on “Phosphate Rock Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Forecast (2017-2022)” puts forth a broad spectrum of all important facets lurking in the market. This complete research study puts forth all the vitals enabling the strategists to pen tactics in order to improve the current position and cope up with the changing market dynamics. The reader can obtain a global perspective with the necessary value addition along with in-depth future projections for a period of five years starting from 2017 to 2022.

In a Nutshell…

The globally analyzed exhaustive research report on phosphate rock market covers the market shares, value analysis of various segments, competitive analysis, trends, developments, opportunities and key drivers across important regions in the globe. These regions are scrutinized deeply to observe and note several aspects and scenarios which are healthy as well as adverse for phosphate rock market. All these influential factors have a greater impact on the market’s growth and this research report can assist the reader in slating appropriate strategies and come up with informed decisions. New innovations in products and varying product portfolios, new acquisitions, end user analysis and much more actionable acumen give a holistic angle to the market report ultimately serving the reader as the backbone of all the strategies which he an plan in order to establish firm grip in a particular region or in a particular segment.

Market Taxonomy

A weighted market segmentation of the entire market unmasks different viewpoints that portray a realistic view of the global market.




North America

Fertilizer Industry

Fertilizer Grade

Latin America

Animal Feed

Feed Grade



Industrial Grade


Others (Food & beverage, water treatment, consumer goods, etc.)



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A separate chapter on competitive scenario is included in this research which describes the nature of competition and includes product innovations and portfolios, company overviews, key financials, geographical spread, growth strategies, developments and SWOT analysis of the various key players involved in the phosphate rock market. The information on these tier companies is mined with the help of a strong research process followed at Persistence Market Research which brings the statistical analysis to near 100% accuracy. This section can provide intelligence on gaining competitive advantage in the global phosphate rock market in the coming years.

Unparalleled Research Methodology for Data Gleaning

It is extremely important to gauge the process of obtaining data as the credibility of the report lies on the statistics mentioned. Research methodology applied is a unique combination of primary and secondary research backed up with expert opinions and market observers. Each data point obtained from one source is again evaluated from the second and the process continues till the necessary information is gathered. A triangulation process is carried out to shape the data and the statistical estimations to arrive at a single data point pertaining the respective segment of the respective region making the information even more accurate and reliable.

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A thorough deep dive in all the segments considered for the research purpose on the phosphate rock market has enabled the research team at Persistence Market Research to dig in enormous data and gather statistics. Just a click away, the reader can avail information on any segment, any region and any technology. Real time analysis has increased the weightage of the research including a holistic angle to the market study which assists the viewers in chalking important corporate strategies pertaining to price, place and promotion along with regional forecasts for five years down the line.

Companies covered in Phosphate Rocks Market Report

Company Profiles

  • PhosAgro
  • Solvay SA
  • The Mosaic Company
  • S.A. OCP
  • JPMC
  • Prayon Group
  • Gecopham
  • GCT
  • Vale
  • Yara International ASA
  • Others.
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