This work is a desk study with information sources such as: the data of Rosstat, Federal Customs Service of Russia, official statistics of rail transport of “Russian Railways ", sectoral and regional press, annual and quarterly reports of companies, as well as web - sites of producers of refractory products.The report consists of 6 Sections, contains 107 pages, including 38 tables, 19 figures and 1 appendix.The first chapter of the report presents classification of refractory products and describes the types of refractories used in the glass industry.The second chapter is devoted to the production of refractory products in Russia.This section describes the statistics of the production from 2000 to 2013, and describes the principal manufacturers of refractories for the glass industry. It presents data on volumes of individual enterprises and refractories from 2006 to 2013
The third chapter analyses the Russian foreign trade operations with refractory products for the glass industry for the period 2006-2013. It presents data on volumes of exports and imports of the product and priced commodity and regional pattern of supplies.
The fourth chapter analyses the prices of refractory materials for the glass industry. In this section it emphasizes the dynamics of changes in prices of refractories on the domestic market in recent years and provides an overview of export-import prices.
The fifth chapter of the report is devoted to the consumption of refractories of glass companies and the balance of the production-consumption of these products in Russia. It is characterized by the dynamics of “apparent" consumption of refractories. Also in this section, the regional structure of consumption, describes the main consumers of the glass industry.
The sixth chapter of the report presents a forecast of development of the market of refractories for glass up to 2020, taking into account the forecast for the development of the glass industry.
The Appendix presents the contact information on the main producers of refractory products for the glass industry in Russia.
Target audience research:
- Refractories market participants - producers, consumers, traders;
- Potential investors.