Global Insights on Diatomite Sales Market Analysis | Industry Research Report 2021 By Hexa Reports

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“Diatomite” is also known as diatomaceous earth. It is a naturally occurring fossilized remains of diatoms. It is entirely made up of silica. U.S, Japan, China, Denmark, Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and Mexico are the major producers of diatomite.

Diatomite has low density, abrasiveness, high porosity, high surface area, inertness, high silica content, insulating properties, brightness, and absorptive capacity, makes diatomite a valuable material. Furthermore, it can absorb liquid three-times its weight.

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Mining, extraction, and processing of diatomite is complicated and an energy intensive process. It requires heavy earthmoving equipments and huge processing facilities. Moreover, rigid health regulations linked with diatomite can hamper the growth of this market in the coming years. The global diatomite market is divided into applications and regions.

On the basis of application, diatomite is used in industries like absorbent, crop protection chemicals, water treatment, and others. Diatomite is used in filtration mediums for swimming pools. It is also used a filtration aids for instance, straining out fine particles in solutions. Diatomite is also used in thermal cookers, owing to its excellent thermal properties.

In industrial applications, diatomite is used in the transportation of nitroglycerin. It is used as an absorbent in various applications like ethylene gas, oil spills, and other toxic liquid spills.

The abrasive industry uses diatomite as a mild abrasive in facial scrubs, toothpaste, and metal polish. Diatomite is also used as a chemical protection in rodenticide, insecticide, and fungicides.

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Medical & healthcare industries use diatomite in DNA purification, filtration, and absorptions of liquids. It is also used in agricultural applications like hydroponics, in nutrient marker in livestock, and other applications.

Regions encompass North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America.

North America dominated the diatomite market in 2013. The demand for diatomite in this region is owing to its application in the crop protection, abrasive industry, and water treatment applications.

Asia Pacific is the fastest growing market for this product due to its use in medical & health industry, chemical crop protection, and industrial applications. China has the highest requirement for the product, followed by India, Japan, Korea, and Australia.

The key players of the global diatomite market are Eagle-Picher Industries Incorporated, Moltan Corporation, Celite Corporation, and Grefco Minerals, Incorporated.

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