According to a recent report by Transparency Market Research, the global kaolin market is estimated to grow from $4.06 billion in 2012 to $5.34 billion in 2019, registering a 4.0% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) during the forecast period.
Imerys Ceramics North America recently announced that it will increase prices up to 15% on all of its ball clay and kaolin products manufactured in the U.S., effective January 1, 2015, subject to any provisions in individual contracts.
Welcome to our annual Materials Handbook issue! The handbook is organized with a definition/description for each material (listed alphabetically), followed by the names of suppliers that provide the material.
Our annual R&D Lab Equipment and Instrumentation Directory helps you locate the best suppliers for your needs. This issue also includes articles focused on deformation and tension, materials characterization trends, non-destructive imaging, and more. Check it out!