US refractories demand to grow 8% a year until 2014 – report
Published: Monday, 10 January 2011
Demand will be driven by recovery of steel, glass and cement production in the USA
US demand for
refractory products is projected to increase 8% /year to $3bn.
in 2014, according to a new report.
The report by research company Freedonia Group forecasts
that recovery in US crude steel production, which plummeted
significantly between 2004 and 2009, and in the production of