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Chemical Economics Handbook

Calcium Carbide

Contents Page Number

Executive summary5
Summary 6
Introduction10
Manufacturing process11
Environmental issues12
Supply and demand by region13
United States13
Producing companies13
Salient statistics13
Consumption15
Acetylene15
Industrial uses16
Chemical uses17
Metallurgical uses17
Steel desulfurization17
Ductile iron desulfurization18
Slag modifier/conditioner19
Price20
Trade21
Canada22
Latin America22
Western Europe24
Producing companies24
Salient statistics25
Consumption25
Calcium cyanamide26
Metallurgical uses26
Acetylene27
Industrial uses27
Chemical uses27
Other27
Price27
Trade28
Imports28
Exports30
Central Europe31
Producing companies31
Salient statistics31
Consumption32
Price33
Trade34
Imports34
Exports35
Eastern Europe36
Producing companies36
Salient statistics37
Consumption38
Price39
Trade40
Imports40
Exports41
Middle East42
Producing companies42
Salient statistics42
Price43
Trade43
Imports43
Exports45
Africa46
Producing companies46
Salient statistics46
Price47
Trade47
Imports47
Exports49
China50
Producing companies50
Salient statistics56
Consumption57
Acetylene58
Vinyl chloride58
Vinyl acetate58
1,4-Butanediol59
Polychloroprene rubber59
Cutting and welding and other59
Calcium cyanamide59
Price60
Trade60
Japan61
Producing companies61
Salient statistics62
Consumption62
Acetylene63
Chemical use63
Industrial use63
Desulfurization reagent64
Calcium cyanamide64
Price64
Trade64
Other Asia65
Summary65
Producing companies65
Salient statistics66
Trade67
India69
Salient statistics69
Consumption69
Price70
Trade70
Malaysia71
Consumption71
Trade71
Oceania72
Bibliography74

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