Bromine Market - APEC to Exhibit the Fastest Growth by 2014-2020
Bromine is a colorless soluble crystalline mineral halide salt which is extracted from brine pools. Various types of bromine are used in the industry such as hydrogen bromide, organobromine and clear brine fluids. Bromine and its derivatives are used in a wide range of applications such as pharmaceuticals, gas drilling, flame retardants, oil, biocides, plasma etching, fumigants, flow battery and PTA synthesis. Its end-user industries include water treatment, electronics, furnishing, automotive, agricultural, oil & gas, textile and construction among others.