Barium Carbonate Price Trend and Forecast

Regional Price Overview

Get the latest insights on price movement and trend analysis of Barium Carbonate in different regions across the world (Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa)

Barium Carbonate Price Trend for First Half of 2023

Barium carbonate is an alkaline metal carbonate with poor solubility in water and most acids. The most common procedure for the synthesis of barium carbonate in industries is through the reaction of barium sulfide and sodium carbonate. Thus, they are the major influencing factor in determining the price trend of barium carbonate. Most of the regions use barite ore as the source of barium metal, whose sales rose exponentially in the Asia Pacific market, benefiting the traders heavily in the first and second quarters of 2023.

In addition to this, the demand from the EV sector also fluctuated in the first quarter but showcased a stable trend in the second quarter. In North America, financial constraints on the market because of the failure of two major banks depreciated the market momentum and, in turn, negatively affected the price trend of barium carbonate.

Analyst Insight

According to procurement resources, the price trend of Barium Carbonate is expected to show fluctuations globally as the demand from end-user industries and the cost of feedstock materials seems uncertain.

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Barium carbonate is a white colored, odorless powder that is majorly employed as a flux in glass and ceramics industry. As a flux, it helps in lowering the melting point of mixture and also enhances its properties. It's also employed in electronics for cathode ray tubes, pyrotechnics for green fireworks, and as a contrast agent in medical imaging. Additionally, it serves in oil wells to inhibit scale formation, and in specialty chemical manufacturing, but caution is necessary due to its toxicity.

Product Details

Report Features Details
Product Name Barium Carbonate
Chemical formula BaCO3
Industrial Uses Brick and tile manufacturing, Glass and ceramic industry, Electronics, Radiology and X-ray imaging, Barium titanate production, Inhibitor in oil and gas wells
HS Code 28366000
CAS Number 513-77-9
Molecular weight 197.34 g/mol
Supplier Database Sakai Chemical Industru Co Ltd, Shaanxi Ankang Jianghua Group Co Ltd, Chemical Products Corporation, Solvay, Honeywell International Inc
Region/Countries Covered Asia Pacific: China, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Iran, Thailand, South Korea, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Nepal, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, UAE, Israel, Hongkong, Singapore, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Australia, and New Zealand

Europe: Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy,  Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Ireland Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Romania, Finland, Czech Republic, Portugal and Greece

North America: United States and Canada

Latin America: Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Columbia, Chile, Ecuador, and Peru

Africa: South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco
Currency US$ (Data can also be provided in local currency)
Supplier Database Availability Yes
Customization Scope The report can be customized as per the requirements of  the customer
Post-Sale Analyst Support 360-degree analyst support after report delivery

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Production Processes

Carbon dioxide is passed through the solution of barium sulfide to give barium carbonate in slurry form. In subsequent steps, via sulfurization and vacuum filtration and then heating the contents at around 300°, the final product is obtained.


The displayed pricing data is derived through weighted average purchase price, including contract and spot transactions at the specified locations unless otherwise stated. The information provided comes from the compilation and processing of commercial data officially reported for each nation (i.e. government agencies, external trade bodies, and industry publications).

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