Exploring Trends and Opportunities in the Acid Pickling Roll Market: Growth, Innovations, and Indust

Acid Pickling Roll Market is Anticipated to Witness Steady Growth Owing to Increasing Demand from Stainless Steel Industry

The acid pickling roll market comprises rolls used in the pickling process to clean metal surfaces and remove mill scale and impurities from the stainless steel products. Acid pickling rolls are made of special high chromium alloy steels that provide resistance against corrosion caused due to acidic solutions used in pickling. They help clean steel surfaces evenly and prevent contamination while maintaining the dimensional accuracy of stainless steel strip, sheet, and plate. The growing stainless steel sector worldwide is boosting the demand for acid pickling rolls from steel producers.
The Global acid pickling roll market is estimated to be valued at US$ 1,167 Mn in 2024 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 3.5% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030.

Key Takeaways

Key players operating in the acid pickling roll market are Sandvik AB, Jindal Stainless Ltd., ArcelorMittal, Outokumpu Oyj, AK Steel Holding Corporation, Tata Steel Limited, POSCO, ThyssenKrupp AG, Tenova S.p.A., Andritz AG, CMI Industry Metals Inc., Fives Group, Unison Rolling Technology, Voestalpine AG, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation. Sandvik AB and Jindal Stainless Ltd. are the market leaders in manufacturing acid pickling rolls.

The growing adoption of stainless steel in various end-use industries worldwide presents lucrative opportunities for the market players to expand their geographical footprint. Companies are investing in acquisitions and new production facilities to cater to the increasing demand in emerging economies such as India, China, and Brazil.

North America and Europe are the largest and most established markets for acid pickling rolls. However, the Asia Pacific region is projected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period driven by mounting stainless steel production in China, Japan, and India. Leading players are focusing on expan