Stefan Schlag Leon Beraud
Dr. Stefan Schlag Leon Beraud

Salt Market Information is an independent company that provides in-depth market information about salt and the main downstream salt markets. The company was founded by Stefan Schlag Leon Beraud. His involvement in the global salt markets started in 2001, writing the CEH Market report on salt, soda ash, and chlorine. He remained the author of this study for 20 years, and in these years conducted numerous private client salt market projects. Market entry studies, mergers, and acquisition consulting, strategic market studies, feasibility studies for new plants and plant expansion.

Salt Market Information publishes an annual global market study and offers private client consulting for more specific informational needs. 

About Salt Market Information

Annual Publication: The Global Salt Market Report

The Global Salt Market Report provides a detailed analysis of the current situation, and a ten year forecast of the main downstream markets.

Supply: Complete list of mayor producers, including production site, annual nameplate capacity, production method and resource type.

Demand: In-depth analysis of demand for the main end-uses in the chemical industry, de-icing, food, animal feed, water softening, and the pharmaceutical industry.

Trade: Global salt trade between countries and regions.

Price: Price information, i.e. import-export prices, annual report data, national and regional statistics, interviews with producers and buyers.

Regional breakdown of data into Western Europe, Eastern Europe, CIS, Africa, Middle East, Japan, India, China, Other Asia, Oceania.

Private Client Advisory Service

  • On-demand analysis of specific market segments
    • Pharmaceutical salt
    • Downstream Chemical Market Segments
    • De-icing Salt
    • Regional Deep-dive
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Entry Studies
  • Due-Diligence
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business planning 

Since 2012 Dr. Schlag Leon Beraud is a Lecturer in the Master Program Chemistry and Business Studies at the University of Zurich