Market Overview

The Global Industrial Salts Market is expected to reach a valuation of US$ 16.3 Billion in 2023 showing a CAGR of 3.1% for the forecast period (2023-2032).

Industrial salts refer to sodium chloride and other natural salt derivatives used across manufacturing processes in industries such as chemical, oil & gas, food, metal processing etc.

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Market Leading Segmentation

By Source

• Salt Mines
• Natural Brine

By Product

• Rock Salt
• Salt in Brine
• Solar Salt
• Vacuum Pan Salt

By Application

• Water Treatment
• Oil & Gas
• De-Icing
• Chemical Processing
o Caustic Soda
o Soda ash
o Chlorine
• Agriculture
• Others

Market Players

• Cargill Inc.
• Tata Chemicals Limited
• China National Salt Industry Corporation (CNSIC)
• Delmon Salt Factory Co. Ltd
• Compass Minerals Limited
• INEOS Enterprises
• Morton Salt
• Mitsui & Co. Ltd.
• European Salt Company
• K+S Group
• Other Key Players

Market Trends

  • Shift towards high purity vacuum salt and salt substitutes across key application industries
  • Increasing production of evaporated salt driven by strong demand from the chlor-alkali sector
  • Growing adoption of rock and solar salt supported by supply abundance and low cost

Factors Influencing Demand

  • Expansion in key end-use industries like chemical processing, oil & gas, water treatment, deicing, agriculture, etc.
  • High applicability across industrial processes for electrolysis, catalytic processes, oxygen production etc. is driving consumption
  • Favorable socioeconomic factors and industrialization in emerging economies generating demand


  • Proliferation of salt alternatives such as calcium chloride hampering adoption prospects
  • Growing environmental concerns regarding mining and efforts to reduce sodium intake limiting growth

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  • Rising market potential for specialty niche salts
  • Technology advancements around extraction from unconventional sources such as brine water
  • Focus on strengthening supply logistics due to uneven distribution of natural mineral deposits

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