Japan Caustic Potash Market to Grow at 3.30% During 2022-2027, Impelled by Increasing Product Demand in Food Industry

December 06, 2022

According to the latest report by IMARC Group, titled "Japan Caustic Potash Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity, and Forecast 2022-2027," the Japan caustic potash market is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 3.30% during 2022-2027. Caustic potash, or potassium hydroxide (KOH), is an inorganic compound. This alkali metal hydroxide is a strong base and appears to be a clear solution in its aqueous form. It can exist as white to slightly yellow lumps, pellets, flakes, or rods in solid form and does not have a distinct odor in its solid state. It is soluble in methanol, ethanol, and glycerin, while being non-flammable and highly corrosive. Due to its high stability and relatively low melting point, it is often melt-cast as pellets or rods, forms that have a low surface area and convenient handling properties. Caustic potash is extensively used to produce cleaning agents and chemicals. As caustic potash is more conductive than NaOH, it is also used as an electrolyte in some alkaline batteries.

Japan Caustic Potash Market Trends:

 The market in Japan is primarily driven by the increasing compound demand in the food industry. This can be attributed to the usage of the compound as a food thickener, pH control agent, and food stabilizer. In line with this, the rising product demand as a cleaning agent in detergents, soaps, and commercial cleaners is significantly contributing to the market growth. Furthermore, the growing demand for caustic potash for various applications, such as potassium carbonate, potassium phosphates, liquid fertilizers, and agricultural chemicals, is positively influencing the market. Apart from this, the growing utilization of caustic potash in the healthcare industry in wet mount preparation of clinical specimens for microscopic visualization is creating numerous opportunities in the market. Moreover, rapid industrialization, coupled with the escalating applications of caustic potash agricultural fields in the form of pesticides and insecticides to improve crop yield and productivity, is catalyzing the market. Besides, the augmenting demand for caustic potash pipes is propelled by their higher usage in agriculture for water supply, drainage, and irrigation due to their enhanced properties, such as corrosion resistance and durability. Other factors, including the increasing usage of KOH in various household and personal care products and the rising product requirement in water treatment plants, are also providing a boost to the market.

Market Summary:

  • On the basis of the form, the market has been segmented into solid and liquid.
  • Based on the grade, the market has been categorized into industrial, reagent, and pharma.
  • Based on the end use, the market has been classified into potassium carbonate, potassium phosphates, potassium soaps and detergents, liquid fertilizers, agricultural chemicals, and others.
  • On the basis of the region, the market has been divided into Kanto Region, Kinki Region, Central/ Chubu Region, Kyushu-Okinawa Region, Tohoku Region, Chugoku Region, Hokkaido Region, and Shikoku Region.
  • The competitive landscape of the market has been studied in the report with detailed profiles of the key players operating in the market.

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