Why Graphite

Overview

  • The global graphite market was valued at $15.06 billion in 2014 and it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4% during the period 2015 - 2020.
  • The major drivers behind the growth of the graphite market include increasing use of high-end graphite in batteries, the growing demand of graphite in the steel industry, and increasing use of graphite in the automotive industry.
  • Increase in electric vehicle ownership is expected to propel the lithium-ion market. The commercial acceptance of graphene is anticipated to provide further opportunities for the graphite market in near future.

Traditional Uses for Graphite

Electrodes for Arc Furnaces

Electrodes for Arc Furnaces

Brake Pads

Brake Pads

Drawing and Writing

Drawing & Writing

Sports

Sports

New Uses for Graphite

Full Cell

Ion Battery

Cars

Electronic Devices

Li-Ion Battery Power and Fuel Cells for Cutting Edge Transportation and Consume Electronics