Global Green Cement Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Product (Granulated Blast Furnace Slag, Fly Ash Based, Recycled Aggregates, Others), By Application (Commercial, Residential, Industrial), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2024 To 2029

  • Published : May 2024
  • Report Code : KSI061612281
  • Pages : 122

The global green cement market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.27% reaching a market size of US$47.943 billion in 2029 from US$24.183 billion in 2022.

Globally, escalating requests from the energy and power industry for global green cement stem from population expansion, and fast infrastructure buildup among other things such as rising manufacturing activities – likewise there has also been an observable increase in their use within the international automotive industry. This increase in use can be ascribed to the fact that highly efficient automotive parts such as antenna cores, gearboxes, alternators and induction coils are becoming more and more common in the industry.

Furthermore, the global green cement that these cores are made up of have advantages over traditional hard metals including energy efficiency, reduced noise levels and less space requirements thus their increased adoption in the electric cars sector. Consequently, the need for global green cement is being stimulated by the increasing global adoption of electric vehicles. In addition, they are used in transformers, alternators, claw pole motors, stepper motors, brushless direct current (DC) motor stators, and switch reluctance motors. Moreover, the market is propelled by multiple advancements in the field of renewable energy harvesting and increasing investments in the power distribution industry.

Rising emphasis on environmental sustainability

The main cause for the market growth is the increased attention to global warming and therefore, everyone including the government, companies and even customers who are looking for building materials that consider nature. Moreover, because green cement has lower carbon intensity compared to those made from normal ingredients it has been necessitated by the imposition of tight rules regarding carbon emission in the building sector. Moreover, these solutions have been adopted because they contain less carbon than the traditional ones.

Additionally, there is an expanding market because of increased demand for LEED-certified buildings alongside sustainable infrastructure, which calls for the use of construction materials adhering to green building standards. The market is also increasing due to different technological and scientific advancements. These range from new cement mixtures that utilize alternative ingredients to strategies that cut down the use of power. Furthermore, a critical driver for this growth is enhanced public-private-academic collaboration since this makes the creation of frameworks and money more straightforward.

Implementation of stringent regulations and standards

Due to stringent environment regulations and green building certifications, the construction industry has witnessed significant transformations across the world. Consequentially, industry players need to embrace green cement as one of the ways towards compliance. These targets are because it emits less carbon dioxide compared to other types of materials thereby making it suitable for use when governments are setting demanding emission goals that emphasize sustainability. Many construction projects that target LEED, BREEAM, or any other green certificate rely on green cement for sustainable building materials.

The rapid growth of the green cement market emanates from the developed suitable legal environment that compels the producers and suppliers to introduce change towards meeting the new demands in the green construction sector.

Rapid technological advancements

Constant developments in materials sciences and cement production techniques have revolutionized the field of green cement. Leading scientists and engineers are currently studying creative methods of substitution for traditional cement clinker with secondary cementitious materials, industrial by-products and alternative binders that consume less amounts of energy when they are being manufactured hence lessening the greenhouse effect.

Further, the development of these technologies has played an important role in the creation of green cement formulations that enable equivalent or even better performance properties but at the same time lower greenhouse gas emissions so that they have been adopted more rapidly. Moreover, besides being environmentally friendly, such an improvement will be accepted by those people who sponsor a plan or professionals constructing homes at affordable costs using materials that conserve wildlife.

Righ adoption of fry ash-based green cement

Fly ash-based green cement is becoming popular worldwide because it does two things: using waste materials and reducing carbon dioxide release. There is less clinker in concrete formulations with fly ash, a waste material from coal-burning power stations so that there are fewer carbon emissions during its production.

Moreover, the production of cement using traditional methods has its CO2 emissions reduced through this approach which also addresses environmental concerns. In addition, fly ash-based green cement performs as good if not better than normal cement used in construction hence making it more practical and environmentally friendly. The use of fly ash-based green cement is in line with the objectives of sustainable building practices and carbon reduction, which are being prioritized by industries and governments. This is driving the growth of the market. Moreover, the growing advocacy for circular economy principles which involve repurposing waste materials has accelerated the product adoption rate.

Rising demand from the construction industry

The global demand for white cement is particularly high in the residential sector. The market under study is anticipated to be driven by an increase in new residential building construction as a result of the middle class's rising disposable income.

Moreover, due to the ever-increasing building codes and regulations which call for green buildings, green cement has gained prominence in the domestic housing sector. Some government initiatives, including the Affordable Housing Initiative (AHI), the New Building Canada Plan (NBCP), and Made in Canada among others are projected to push the growth of this industry to greater heights and in so doing promote the use of green cement in residential areas. For instance, in February 2022, the Manchester City Council (MCC) approved a nine-year plan to construct four skyscrapers. The apartment buildings, which will have a height of 39 to 60 stories, are intended for Trinity Islands, two parcels of land on the River Irwell's banks. The 1,950 apartments in the buildings would be situated on land between Regent Road, Liverpool Road, and Water Street—now a parking lot.

North America is witnessing exponential growth during the forecast period

Due to the increasing country’s population and people's ability to afford more homes on average, the demand for new homes has gone up gradually over the years in recent times in the US. As people start to move to cities more and create multi-family houses, thereby prompting the US Census Bureau to issue more permits for constructing new residential structures. For instance, in January 2023, 1,339,000 is the seasonally adjusted annual rate of permission for new houses in the United States as per the US Census Bureau. Therefore, in addition to constructing new homes, the U.S. invests many resources in improving their houses. Moreover, they are strongly required for migrants who have recently flocked into our area due to overpopulation.

Furthermore; the restoration trend is also boosted by an increased appreciation for the importance of high-efficiency buildings and sustainability; also, government loans are helping homeowners renovate their homes due to the huge sums of money involved.

Market key launches

  • In April 2024, the Navrattan Group, a construction company introduced an eco-friendly "Green Cement" to the market, setting the stage for a greener revolution in the Indian construction industry. The product is projected to transform the building materials sector and meet the growing need for eco-sustaining building materials without compromising performance or durability.
  • In April 2023, a new tracker was released by the Global Cement and Concrete Association (GCCA) and the Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT) to assist policymakers, industry professionals, academics, and the general public in keeping track of global efforts to decarbonize the cement industry. Today, at an international intergovernmental meeting focused on clean energy being held in India (CEM14-M18), the Green Cement Technology Tracker was launched.
  • In January 2023, ACC Limited introduced 'ACC ECOMaxX', a range of green concrete solutions that represent a significant step forward in sustainable construction. These products, which make use of Special Green Ready Mix Technology, demonstrate the company's dedication to environmental responsibility. This innovation is consistent with ACC Limited's commitment to offer building materials that both perform as expected and help create a more environmentally friendly future. By launching this line of environmentally friendly concrete, ACC Limited shows that it is taking the lead in reducing carbon emissions and promoting sustainable building methods.


  • By Type
    • Granulated blast furnace slag
    • Fly ash based
    • Recycled Aggregates
    • Others
  • By Application
    • Commercial
    • Residential
    • Industrial
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • United Kingdom
      • France
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • India
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The global green cement market is expected to reach a total market size of US$47.943 billion by 2029.
Green Cement Market was valued at US$24.183 billion in 2022.
The green cement market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.27% over the forecast period.
The major factor anticipated to drive the green cement market growth is the increasing focus on sustainable construction practices and environmental conservation.
North America is expected to hold a significant share of the green cement market.


1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline

1.8. Key Benefits to the Stakeholder


2.1. Research Design

2.2. Research Processes


3.1. Key Findings


4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.3.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.3.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.3.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.3.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.4. Industry Value Chain Analysis

4.5. Analyst View


5.1. Introduction

5.2. Granulated blast furnace slag

5.2.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

5.2.2. Growth Prospects

5.2.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

5.3. Fly ash based

5.3.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

5.3.2. Growth Prospects

5.3.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

5.4. Recycle based

5.4.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

5.4.2. Growth Prospects

5.4.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

5.5. Others

5.5.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

5.5.2. Growth Prospects

5.5.3. Geographic Lucrativeness


6.1. Introduction

6.2. Commercial

6.2.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

6.2.2. Growth Prospects

6.2.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

6.3. Residential

6.3.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

6.3.2. Growth Prospects

6.3.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

6.4. Industrial

6.4.1. Market Trends and Opportunities

6.4.2. Growth Prospects

6.4.3. Geographic Lucrativeness


7.1. Introduction

7.2. North America

7.2.1. By Type

7.2.2. By Application

7.2.3. By Country USA Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Canada Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Mexico Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects

7.3. South America

7.3.1. By Type

7.3.2. By Application

7.3.3. By Country Brazil Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Argentina Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Others Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects

7.4. Europe

7.4.1. By Type

7.4.2. By Application

7.4.3. By Country Germany Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects United Kingdom Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects France Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Others Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects

7.5. Middle East and Africa

7.5.1. By Type

7.5.2. By Application

7.5.3. By Country Saudi Arabia Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects UAE Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Others Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects

7.6. Asia Pacific

7.6.1. By Type

7.6.2. By Application

7.6.3. By Country China Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Japan Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects South Korea Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects India Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects Others Market Trends and Opportunities Growth Prospects


8.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

8.2. Market Share Analysis

8.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

8.4. Competitive Dashboard


9.1. Anhui Conch Cement Company Limited


9.3. CEMEX S.A.B. de C.V.



9.6. Solidia Technologies

9.7. UltraTech Cement Ltd

9.8. Kiran Global Chem Limited

9.9. Holcim Group

9.10. Calera Corporation.

Anhui Conch Cement Company Limited


CEMEX S.A.B. de C.V.



Solidia Technologies

UltraTech Cement Ltd

Kiran Global Chem Limited

Holcim Group

Calera Corporation