INTRODUCTION xii
I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1
II. MARKET ENVIRONMENT 4
General 4
World Economic Overview 5
Recent Historical Trends 5
World Economic Outlook 7
World Demographic Outlook 10
Population 10
Urban Population 12
World Construction Outlook 14
Building Construction 17
Residential Building 19
Nonresidential Building 21
Nonbuilding Construction 23
World Cement Outlook 25
World Cement Demand 27
World Cement Production 31
Cement Substitutes 34
Cement & Concrete Additive Pricing Patterns 35
Environmental & Regulatory Considerations 37
Technological Innovations 40
III. OVERVIEW 42
General 42
Demand by Region 43
Demand by Type 47
Chemical Additives 51
Water Reducers 55
Set Controllers 57
Coloring Agents 60
Air Entrainers & Other 63
Mineral Additives 65
Gypsum 69
Fly Ash 70
Blast Furnace Slag 73
Silica Fume & Other 75
Fiber Additives 77
Demand by Market 81
Building Markets 83
Highway & Street Markets 85
Other Markets 87
Production & Trade Overview 89
IV. NORTH AMERICA 91
General 91
Cement Outlook 92
Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 94
United States 98
Canada 107
Mexico 113
V. WESTERN EUROPE 118
General 118
Cement Outlook 119
Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 121
Germany 125
France 131
Italy 136
United Kingdom 141
Spain 147
Belgium 151
Netherlands 156
Other Western Europe 161
VI. ASIA/PACIFIC 167
General 167
Cement Outlook 168
Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 171
China 174
Japan 184
India 190
South Korea 197
Australia 202
Taiwan 207
Other Asia/Pacific 212
VII. OTHER REGIONS 219
Central & South America 219
General 219
Cement Outlook 220
Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 222
Brazil 224
Other Central & South America 229
Eastern Europe 234
General 234
Cement Outlook 236
Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 237
Russia 239
Poland 244
Other Eastern Europe 249
Africa/Mideast 254
General 254
Cement Outlook 256
Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 257
Turkey 259
Saudi Arabia 264
Other Africa/Mideast 269
VIII. INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 276
General 276
Market Share 278
Industry Restructuring 281
Cooperative Agreements 284
Product Development & Manufacturing 288
Research & Development 290
Marketing & Distribution 292
Company Profiles 294
AfriSam South Africa Proprietary Limited 295
Ash Resources Proprietary Limited 296
Australian Steel Mill Services Proprietary, see
HeidelbergCement and LafargeHolcim
BASF SE 298
Bekaert (NV) SA 307
Boral Limited 310
Buzzi Unicem SpA 313
Castle Cement, see HeidelbergCement
Cement Australia Proprietary, see HeidelbergCement &
LafargeHolcim
CEMEX SAB de CV 315
China National Bluestar Group Company Limited 318
CHRYSO SAS 320
Civil and Marine Slag Cement, see HeidelbergCement
Denka Company Limited 323
Dryvit Systems, see RPM International
Dyckerhoff, see Buzzi Unicem
Ecocem Ireland Limited 325
Elementis plc 327
Elkem Silicon Materials, see China National Bluestar
Group
EnGro Corporation Limited 329
Euclid Chemical, see RPM International
EUCO-Toxement, see RPM International
Flyash Australia Proprietary, see Boral,
HeidelbergCement, and LafargeHolcim
Fosroc International, see JMH Fzco
General Resource Technology, see Mapei
Grace Chemicals KK, see Denka and Grace (WR) &
Company
Grace (WR) & Company 332
Hanson, see HeidelbergCement
Headwaters Incorporated 337
HeidelbergCement AG 339
Huntsman Corporation 343
Italcementi SpA 347
Jiangsu Sobute New Materials Company Limited 348
Jinan Luxin Materials, see EnGro
JMH Fzco 350
Kao Corporation 352
LafargeHolcim Limited 353
LANXESS AG 361
Lehigh Hanson, see HeidelbergCement
Mapei SpA 364
Mineral Resource Technologies, see CEMEX SAB de CV
Nippon Electric Glass Company Limited 366
Nippon Shokubai Company Limited 368
Orcem, see Ecocem Ireland
Patterson (AL) Incorporated 369
Polyplast JSC 371
Pozzolanic Enterprises Proprietary, see HeidelbergCement
and LafargeHolcim
Productos Cave, see RPM International
Propex Operating Company LLC 372
Radmix Resources Proprietary, see Sika
RPM International Incorporated 375
Ruredil SpA 380
Sichuan Keshuai Additive, see Sika
Sika AG 381
Titan Cement Company SA 389
TSG Impex India Private Limited 391
USG Corporation 392
Viapol Limitada, see RPM International
Other Companies in the Cement & Concrete Additives Industry 394

LIST OF TABLES

SECTION I -- EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Summary Table 3
SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT
1 World Gross Domestic Product by Region 9
2 World Population by Region 12
3 World Urban Population by Region 14
4 World Construction Expenditures by Region 17
5 World Residential Building Construction Expenditures
by Region 21
6 World Nonresidential Building Construction Expenditures by
Region 23
7 World Nonbuilding Construction Expenditures by Region 25
8 World Cement Demand by Region 30
9 World Cement Production by Country, 2014 33
SECTION III -- OVERVIEW
1 World Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Region 46
2 World Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Type 49
3 World Cement & Concrete Chemical Additive Demand
by Type & Region 54
4 World Water Reducers Demand by Region 57
5 World Set Controllers Demand by Region 60
6 World Coloring Agents Demand by Region 62
7 World Air Entrainers & Other Chemical Additives Demand by
Region 65
8 World Cement & Concrete Mineral Additive Demand
by Region & Type 68
9 World Gypsum Demand by Region 70
10 World Fly Ash Demand by Region 73
11 World Blast Furnace Slag Demand by Region 75
12 World Silica Fume & Other Mineral Additives Demand
by Region 77
13 World Cement & Concrete Fiber Additive Demand
by Type & Region 80
14 World Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Market 82

LIST OF TABLES

15 World Building Markets for Cement & Concrete Additives by
Region 84
16 World Highway & Street Markets for Cement & Concrete
Additives by Region 87
17 Other Markets for Cement & Concrete Additives by Region 89
SECTION IV -- NORTH AMERICA
1 North America: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 94
2 North America: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 97
3 United States: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 101
4 United States: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 103
5 Canada: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 110
6 Canada: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 112
7 Mexico: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 115
8 Mexico: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 117
SECTION V -- WESTERN EUROPE
1 Western Europe: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 121
2 Western Europe: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 124
3 Germany: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 128
4 Germany: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 131
5 France: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 134
6 France: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 136
7 Italy: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive Demand 139
8 Italy: Cement & Concrete Additives Demand
by Type & Market 141
9 United Kingdom: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 144
10 United Kingdom: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 146
11 Spain: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 149
12 Spain: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 151
13 Belgium: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 154
14 Belgium: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 156
15 Netherlands: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 159
16 Netherlands: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 161
17 Other Western Europe: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 164
18 Other Western Europe: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 166
SECTION VI -- ASIA/PACIFIC
1 Asia/Pacific: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 170
2 Asia/Pacific: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Type &
Market 173
3 China: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 179
4 China: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 183
5 Japan: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 187
6 Japan: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 190
7 India: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 193
8 India: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 196
9 South Korea: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 200
10 South Korea: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 202
11 Australia: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 205
12 Australia: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Type & Market 207
13 Taiwan: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 210
14 Taiwan: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 212
15 Other Asia/Pacific: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 215
16 Other Asia/Pacific: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 218
SECTION VII -- OTHER REGIONS
1 Central & South America: Key Indicators for Cement &
Concrete Additive Demand 222
2 Central & South America: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 224
3 Brazil: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 227
4 Brazil: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 229
5 Other Central & South America: Key Indicators for Cement
& Concrete Additive Demand 232
6 Other Central & South America: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 234
7 Eastern Europe: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 237
8 Eastern Europe: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 239
9 Russia: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 242
10 Russia: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 244
11 Poland: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 247
12 Poland: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 249
13 Other Eastern Europe: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 252
14 Other Eastern Europe: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 254
15 Africa/Mideast: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 257
16 Africa/Mideast: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 259
17 Turkey: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete Additive
Demand 262
18 Turkey: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 264
19 Saudi Arabia: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 267
20 Saudi Arabia: Cement & Concrete Demand by Type & Market 269
21 Other Africa/Mideast: Key Indicators for Cement & Concrete
Additive Demand 273
22 Other Africa/Mideast: Cement & Concrete Demand
by Type & Market 275
SECTION VIII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
1 World Cement & Concrete Additive Sales by Company, 2014 277
2 Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures 283
3 Selected Cooperative Agreements 285

LIST OF CHARTS

SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT
1 World Cement Demand by Region, 2014 31
SECTION III -- OVERVIEW
1 World Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Region, 2014 47
2 World Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Type, 2014:
Value vs. Volume 50
3 World Cement & Concrete Additive Demand by Market, 2014 82
SECTION IV -- NORTH AMERICA
1 North America: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Country, 2014 98
SECTION V -- WESTERN EUROPE
1 Western Europe: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Country, 2004-2024 125
SECTION VI -- ASIA/PACIFIC
1 Asia/Pacific: Cement & Concrete Additive Demand
by Country, 2004-2024 174
SECTION VIII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
1 World Cement & Concrete Additive Market Share, 2014 279