The IBEF regularly collects data on the consumption of bitumen and bitumen emulsions in most countries of the world. Data accuracy varies from source to source.

In short

103 million of tons

Bitumen consumption in 2016

8.1 million of tons

Bitumen emulsion consumption in 2016

7,9%

Average emulsion/bitumen ratio

Top ten producers

Split by continent

ContinentBitumen (kT)Emulsion (kT)Emulsion market share
Africa3 8473203,9 %
Americas28 3023 25740 %
Asia50 9192 07125,4 %
Europe19 0292 36329 %
Oceania1 0201261,5 %
Total103 1208 137100 %