Increase in the production of nutrient rich food crops and steady demand for sulfuric acid due to its diversified appliions are the key factors driving the global sulfuric acid market. Based on raw material, the elemental sulfur segment led the sulfuric acid market in 2015 due to the abundance of elemental sulfur in the market.
Osaka Factory was built for the production of superphosphate fertilizers and leadchamber sulfuric acid. October 1938 Equipment was installed in Osaka factory to produce sulfuric acid by the Lurgi Contact Process, and production of dilute sulfuric acid began. June 1939 Production of fluorides, mainly artificial cryolite, began at Osaka Factory.