Minerals and metal goods

Sambrook Research has carried out a large number of studies in the minerals and metals industries involving manufacturers, distributors and end-users.  We have experience of both qualitative and quantitative research.

Examples of projects within these sectors are given below.

  • calcined alumina
  • carbon nano-materials
  • ceramic kiln rollers/tubes
  • glass
  • graphite / carbon speciality products
  • high tension insulators
  • piezo-electric ceramics
  • reclaim/recycling steel / glass industry refractories
  • silicon carbide refractories
  • technical ceramics
  • aluminium foil
  • aluminium rolled/extruded products
  • brazing fillers and electrical contact alloys
  • copper alloys, tubes and components
  • lead foil and sheet
  • stainless steel plate, bar, rod, tube and wire
  • stamping foils
  • steel pipe work for process industries
  • stranded wire / cable products

Our Clients

A broad mix of private sector, public sector and voluntary sector organisations


Private sector research



Public sector research



Voluntary sector research

What we do

Provide accurate, reliable and effective market research

B2B & Consumer research
•  Market size / segmentation
•  Customer insight research
•  Branding and advertising
•  Customer profiling
•  Product / concept testing

Stakeholder research
Employee research
Social research

How we do it

Our methods are based on practical experience and proven solutions, as well as innovative ideas

Project design
Project management
•  Qualitative Market Research
•  Quantitative Market Research
•  Face-to-face interviews
•  Telephone interviews
•  Postal / self completion
•  Focus groups

Data analysis
Interpretation and reporting
Client presentations
Implementation / workshops