World silicon carbide abrasives market to reach nearly $382 million by 2015

December 2008
Chemical Business;Dec2008, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p61
Trade Publication
The article reports on the prediction for the world silicon carbide abrasives market. The market is expected to reach $381.77 million by 2015. As a whole, the market is influenced by the manufacturing activities in the aerospace, steel, automotive, housing and furniture industries. It is expected that low-cost, technologically advanced and superior quality grades of silicon carbide abrasives imported from China will contibute towards the decline in production in the said markets.


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