Iron Ore Market Size, Share, Analysis, Demand, and Forecast 2023 to 2030 |

The global iron ore market size was valued at USD 276.59 billion in 2022. The market is anticipated to expand from USD 279.35 billion in 2023 to USD 365.14 billion by 2030, exhibiting a CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period.

Iron ore, primarily composed of hematite and magnetite, is a crucial raw material for iron and steel production.

The market has experienced significant growth, driven by the increased demand for the product resulting from the rapid industrialization and urban expansion observed in emerging economies such as China and India.

Fortune Business Insights™ provides this information in its research report, titled “Iron Ore Market, 2023-2030”.


COVID-19 Impact:

Reduction in Steel Demand due to Price Volatility Hampered Market Progress

Lockdowns and decreased economic activity caused a temporary decline in steel demand, which, in turn, led to a drop in iron ore demand, affecting the market's growth. The market experienced price fluctuations as market conditions rapidly shifted due to the pandemic. Prices initially decreased and later surged as stimulus measures were employed and steel production continued, creating market uncertainty.

Report Coverage:

The report offers a thorough analysis of the primary drivers contributing to industry growth in the upcoming years, with a focus on product types and prominent companies. It also delves into the significant trends shaping the global business landscape and assesses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on market growth.