1 INTRODUCTION
1.1 Study Deliverables
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Scope of the Study

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

4 MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Accelerating usage in Structural Steels
4.1.2 Growing usage in Automotive Industry
4.1.3 Increase in Demand from the Chemical Industry
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Limited Supply Sources
4.3 Industry Value-chain Analysis
4.4 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
4.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
4.4.3 Threat of New Entrants
4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
4.4.5 Degree of Competition
4.5 Price Analysis

5 MARKET SEGMENTATION
5.1 Occurrence
5.1.1 Carbonatites and Associates
5.1.2 Columbite-Tantalite
5.2 Type
5.2.1 Ferroniobium
5.2.2 Niobium Oxide
5.2.3 Niobium Metal
5.2.4 Vacuum Grade Niobium Alloys
5.3 Application
5.3.1 Steel
5.3.2 Super Alloys
5.3.3 Superconducting Magnets
5.3.4 Capacitors
5.3.5 Glass
5.3.6 Other Applications
5.4 End-user Industry
5.4.1 Construction
5.4.2 Automotive
5.4.3 Aerospace and Defence
5.4.4 Oil and Gas
5.4.5 Other End-user Industries
5.5 Geography
5.5.1 Production Analysis
5.5.1.1 Brazil
5.5.1.2 Canada
5.5.1.3 Other Regions
5.5.2 Consumption Analysis
5.5.2.1 China
5.5.2.2 United States
5.5.2.3 Europe
5.5.2.4 Japan
5.5.2.5 India
5.5.2.6 Rest of the World

6 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
6.1 Mergers and Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Agreements
6.2 Market Share Analysis**
6.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
6.4 Company Profiles
6.4.1 Admat Inc.
6.4.2 Alkane Resources Ltd
6.4.3 CBMM
6.4.4 China Molybdenum Co. Ltd
6.4.5 Changsha South Tantalum Niobium Co. Ltd
6.4.6 Dneprovsky Special Tubes Plant LLC
6.4.7 Grandview Materials
6.4.8 NIOBEC (Magris Resources Inc.)
6.4.9 NioCorp Developments Ltd
6.4.10 Shaanxi Getwick Nonferrous Metals Co. Ltd
6.4.11 Titanex GmbH
6.4.12 Zhuzhou Orient Kylin Special Metal Materials Co. Ltd

7 MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS
7.1 Oil & Gas Pipeline Industry
7.2 Innovative Application Products to Gain Competitive Edge

Companies Mentioned
- Admat Inc.
- Alkane Resources Ltd
- CBMM
- China Molybdenum Co. Ltd
- Changsha South Tantalum Niobium Co. Ltd
- Dneprovsky Special Tubes Plant LLC
- Grandview Materials
- NIOBEC (Magris Resources Inc.)
- NioCorp Developments Ltd
- Shaanxi Getwick Nonferrous Metals Co. Ltd
- Titanex GmbH
- Zhuzhou Orient Kylin Special Metal Materials Co. Ltd