The global concrete admixtures market is projected to reach USD 26.06 billion by 2028, at a CAGR of 6.8% during the forecast period. Admixtures are natural or synthesized chemicals added to concrete before or during mixing to impart special properties to fresh or hardened concrete. They are used to impart either one of the properties, including durability, strength or workability of the concrete mixture. According to the World Bank, the urban population grew from 3.204 billion in 2005 to 4.127 billion in 2017, which is expected to drive the demand for mass housing and infrastructure projects.

Global Concrete Admixture Market
Global Concrete Admixture Market

Infrastructure growth in the Middle East to boost trade and tourism and rapid urbanization in the Asia Pacific region are some of the factors driving the demand for construction materials, including concrete admixtures. Moreover, this demand for admixtures is growing due to the improving quality of construction of high-rise buildings, roads, tunnels, bridges, complex structures, and dams.

Global Concrete Admixture Market
Global Concrete Admixture Market

Furthermore, growing concerns over excess water usage in construction activities and low production and setting times for concretes are some of the key factors adding to the demand for concrete admixtures.

This market is a mixture of global as well as regional companies offering expertise in construction solutions.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Increasing population and rapid urbanization in developing regions
  • Use of advanced technologies in construction
  • Reducing construction time and water usage 

Key Developments:

  • In May 2016, BASF India launched a new concrete admixtures plant in Kharagpur, West Bengal.
  • In April 2019, Fosroc International inaugurated a new greenfield factory in Keshwana, Jaipur, India, to enhance its geographical coverage, particularly in North India and Nepal.
  • On January 31, Fosroc International, and Berger Paints Ltd., a market leader in Bangladesh paints industry, entered into a joint venture creating a new legal entity, Berger Fosroc Limited, to service the construction chemicals market in Bangladesh. 

What Does This Report Provide?

This report provides a detailed understanding of the global concrete admixtures market from qualitative and quantitative perspectives during the forecast period. The report also provides dynamic indicators with potential impact on the market during the forecast period and an in-depth analysis of the leading companies operating in the market.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Chemical
    • Retarder
    • Water Reducer
    • Air Entraining
    • Viscosity Modifier
    • Accelerator
    • Plasticizer
    • Shrinkage Reduction
    • Others
  • Mineral
    • Silica Fume
    • Rice Husk
    • Fly Ash
    • Blast Furnace Slag
    • Others

By Application:

  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Infrastructure
  • Industrial

By Region:

  • North America
    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
    • By Type
    • By Application
  • Western Europe:
    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
    • By Type
    • By Application
  • Eastern Europe:
    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
    • By Type
    • By Application
  • Asia Pacific
    • By Country (China, Japan, India, Rest of Asia Pacific)
    • By Type
    • By Application
  • Middle East:
    • By Country (UAE, Qatar, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Rest of Middle East)
    • By Type
    • By Application
  • Rest of the World
    • By Region (Latin America, Brazil, Rest of the World)
    • By Type
    • By Application

Companies Covered: BASF SE, DowDuPont, CICO Technologies Ltd., Ashland Inc., RPM International Inc., Cemex S.A.B. De C.V., Fosroc International Ltd., Sika AG, Mapei S.P.A., Chryso S.A.S., and Pidilite Industries…

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