Kaolinitic Clays Market in India
In value terms, kaolinitic clays production totaled $ in estimated in export price. In general, the total production indicated a moderate increase from 2007 to : its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on figures, production increased by +% against 2018 indices. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 with an increase of %. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $ in 2017; however, from 2018 to , production failed to regain momentum.
The revenue of the kaolinitic clays market in India rose to $ in , surging by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption continues to indicate a strong increase. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level in and is expected to retain growth in years to come.