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Global Carbon And Graphite Industry

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1A.Market Analysis III-1Market Outlook III-1US Carbon Black Trade Resumes Growth III-1US Activated Carbon Market III-1Trends in Activated Carbon III-1Table 63: Market Demand for US Activated Carbon byApplication: 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2Trade Statistics: A Recent Past Review III-3Table 64: US Exports of Activated Carbon (2009 & 2010):Breakdown of Annual Value Exports by Top Ten DestinationCountries - Mexico, Canada, Belgium, Japan, South Korea,China, Brazil, Thailand, Netherlands, Indonesia and Others(In US$ '000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 65: US Imports of Activated Carbon (2009 & 2010):Breakdown of Annual Imports by Top Ten Countries of Origin- Germany, Sri Lanka, China, India, Philippines, Japan, Canada, Netherlands, Indonesia, Surinam and Others (In US$'000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3GAC Vs PAC III-4Applications III-4Strengths III-4Weaknesses III-5Overview of the North American Graphite Market III-5Table 66: US Market for Natural Graphite (2012): PercentageShare Breakdown by End-Markets Refractory and Crucibles,Foundry and Steelmaking, Brake Linings, Lubricants andBatteries and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 67: US Natural Graphite Consumption (2007-2011) inMetric Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 68: Natural Graphite Prices in the US (2007-2011) -Average Dollar Price Per Ton for Product Types - Flake,Lump and Chip and Amorphous (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-6End Uses III-6Technological Developments in Graphite III-7Graphite Refractory in the US III-7Graphite Trade Statistics III-9Table 69: US Exports of Artificial Graphite (2009 and2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports byDestination Country - Canada, China, France, Malaysia, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Taiwan, Japan, Germanyand Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

Table 70: US Imports of Artificial Graphite (2009 and2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by Country ofOrigin - China, Japan, Switzerland, Germany, Canada, France, Norway, India, Brazil, Mexico and Others (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 71: US Exports of Carbon or Graphite Electrodes(2009 and 2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports byDestination Country - Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Turkey,China, Brazil, Netherlands, Venezuela, Italy, France andOthers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 72: US Imports of Carbon or Graphite Electrodes(2009 and 2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports byCountry of Origin - China, Japan, Mexico, Canada, Germany, Russia, India, United Kingdom, Poland and France (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 73: US Exports of Natural Graphite (2009 and 2010):Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports by DestinationCountry - United Kingdom, Canada, Japan, Mexico, China, South Africa, India, South Korea, Germany Colombia andOthers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 74: US Imports of Natural Graphite (2009 & 2010):Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by Country of Origin -China, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, Germany, United Kingdom, Switzerland andOthers (Imports in US$) (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-14

Table 75: US Imports of Natural Graphite (2010):Percentage Breakdown of Volume Imports by Source Country -China, Mexico, Canada, Brazil and Others (In Tons)(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14Carbon and Graphite in Battery and Fuel Cell Materials Market III-15Structural Carbons Market III-15Snapshots III-15Table 76: The Structural Carbon Materials Market in the US(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Consumption byEnd-Use Segment - Aerospace and Defense, IndustrialApplications, Energy, Automotive, Sporting Goods,Infrastructure and Others (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-15US Carbon Fiber Market III-16Lucrative Prospects for PAN Carbon Fiber in Defense andAerospace Applications III-16Cytec and Hexcel - Rule the Roost III-16Recent Industry Activity III-16Select Key Players III-18B.Market Analytics III-23Table 77: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forCarbon & Graphite by Product Category/Segment - Carbon &Graphite Electrodes (Carbon Electrodes, and GraphiteElectrodes), and Other Carbon & Graphite Products (C&GAutomotive Brushes, C&G Industrial Brushes & Contacts, C&GBrush Plates, C&G Fibers, C&G Products for Electrical Uses,C&G Products for Mechanical Uses, C&G Products for AerospaceUses, and C&G Products for Other Uses) Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 78: US Historic Review for Carbon & Graphite byProduct Category/Segment - Carbon & Graphite Electrodes(Carbon Electrodes, and Graphite Electrodes), and OtherCarbon & Graphite Products (C&G Automotive Brushes, C&GIndustrial Brushes & Contacts, C&G Brush Plates, C&G Fibers,C&G Products for Electrical Uses, C&G Products forMechanical Uses, C&G Products for Aerospace Uses, and C&GProducts for Other Uses) Markets Independently Analyzed withAnnual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

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