Sulphuric Acid Market Size, Share, Trends, Industry Analysis : Research During The Ongoing COVID-19

According to the latest market study published by Future Market Insights (FMI), the demand for sulphuric acid is set to rise on account of its application in production of fertilizers. As per the report, demand for sulphuric acid will increase by 3.2% CAGR between 2021 and 2031.
Focus on improving agricultural yield across the globe is elevating the demand for fertilizers. Sulphuric acid, being a key constituent used in production of phosphate based fertilizers, is expected to register notable surge in demand with the growth in sales of fertilizers during the forecast period.
Economic expansion in Latin America, East Asia, South Asia Pacific and others has pushed infrastructure development activities. This is expected to propel the demand for metals in the aforementioned regions.
Coupled with this abundant metal reserve in these regions is supporting the expansion of metal processing. FMI has projected application of sulphuric acid will increase, particularly in the metal extraction industry.
In addition to this, regulations implemented to ascertain the quality of fuel will increase the demand for sulphuric acid globally. Sulphuric acid is used as key catalyst in various operations in petroleum refining process. Growth in petroleum refining industry is likely to augment the sales of sulphuric acid in developed economies.
Key Takeaways from Sulphuric Acid Market Study
• Global sulphuric acid market is expected to reach a value of US$ 18 Bn by the end of the forecast period.
• Fertilizers industry will account for maximum sales of sulphuric acid.
• China is expected to lead sulphuric acid sales in East Asia.
• The U.S. will exhibit maximum demand for sulphuric acid in North America.
• Key manufacturers are focusing on expansion through strategic mergers, acquisitions and collaborations.
• Regulations implemented to curb the harmful emission from sulphuric acid might hamper sales.