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Grand View Research has significant capabilities in the chemical industry, covering a wide range of products, technologies and application markets. We also track the chemical R&D space; focusing on new platforms and provide market potential and feasibility studies. Grand View also supplier and vendor landscaping studies, for specific regions. Our research reports also identify growth opportunities and Critical Success Factors (CSFs) for the market, enabling senior management to make more informed strategic decisions. Additionally, we also provide research partnership and consulting services for key focus markets which include,

  • Plastics, Polymers & resins
  • Petrochemicals and downstream derivatives
  • Construction & utilities
  • Agrochemicals & fertilizers
  • Water & industrial sludge treatment
  • Personal care & cosmetics
  • Paints, coatings and printing inks

 

Research Reports in Bulk Chemicals

Nylon Monofilament Market Analysis By Product (Nylon 6, Nylon 66), By Application (Fishing Net, Medical, Automotive, Consumer Goods) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2015

Global nylon monofilament market demand was 324.0 kilo tons in 2012. Growing fishing industry and strong automotive demand are projected to positively impact the global nylon monofilament market. Rising fish food demand is slated to bolster the...

Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR) Market Analysis By Application (Hose, Belting & Cable, Adhesives & Sealants, Industrial & Medical Gloves, Seals & O-Rings, Molded & Extruded Products), By End-use (Automotive, Machinery, Cots & Aprons, Construction, Plastic Modification and Wires & Cables) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2015

Rising demand for high quality plasticizers on account of their excellent mechanical properties is likely to be a key driver for the global nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) market over the next six years. Furthermore, increasing demand for NBR in...

Thermoplastic Vulcanizates (TPV) Market Analysis By Application (Automotive, Fluid Handling, Consumer Goods, Medical) and Segment Forecasts to 2020

March 2015

nbsp; Strong demand for light weight materials with superior properties, particularly from the automobile industry is presumed to be a key driving factor for global TPV market. Strong shift n trend towards replacing metals with light weight materials such as TPV in order to...

Neem Extracts Market Analysis By Application (Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Biofertilizers, Animal Feed) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2015

Global neem extracts market is expected to witness growth on account of rising demand from various end-use industries including personal care, pharmaceutical, animal feed and agriculture. Furthermore, increasing consumer awareness about health benefits of neem, particularly in developed regions, is...

Chemical Tanker Shipping Market Analysis By Product (Organic, Inorganic, Vegetable/Animal Oils), By Cargo Size (Inland, Coastal, Deep Sea), By Cargo Type (IMO I, IMO II, IMO III) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2015

Global chemical tanker shipping market was 192.40 million tons in 2012. Shift in trend towards exploration of unconventional resources such as shale gas/oil has helped in increasing petrochemicals output in the recent past. Increasing...

Alpha Olefins Market Analysis By Product (1-Butene, 1-Hexene, 1-Octene), By Application (Polyethylene, Detergent Alcohol, Synthetic Lubricant) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2015

Global alpha olefins market was 3,667.7 kilo tons in 2012. Increasing demand from plastic industry for polyethylene production is expected to remain a key driving factor for alpha olefins market over the next six years. Growing demand for...

Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Market Analysis By Application (Medical, Personal Care, Industrial) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2015

Global polyethylene glycol (PEG) market is expected to witness growth on account of rising importance of material properties such as non-toxicity, wear resistance and solubility in organic solvents. Emergence of PEG as a lubricating solution in...

Aerosol Propellants Market Analysis By Product (Hydrocarbons, DME, CFC), By Application (Households, Personal Care, Paints & Coatings, Medical) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

Global aerosol propellants market is expected to witness significant growth over the next six years on account of increasing demand for aerosol products such as deodorants, air fresheners and paints. In addition, growing application of aerosol...

Pentaerythritol Market Analysis by Application (Alkyd Paints, Alkyd Inks, Alkyd Adhesives & Sealants, Plasticizers, Alkyd Varnishes, Radiation Cure Coatings, Lubricants) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

Global pentaerythritol market demand was 514.7 kilo tons in 2012. Growing demand for stable polyols across various derivatives manufacturing industries is expected to drive global pentaerythriol market over the next few years. Pentaerythritol has...

Kaolin Market Analysis By Application (Paper, Ceramics, Paint, Fiberglass and Rubber) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

The global Kaolin market is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period owing to its increasing usage in the manufacture of ceramic products such as tiles and sanitary ware. Rising construction spending are expected to augment...

Fermentation Chemicals Market Analysis By Product (Alcohols, Organic Acids, Enzymes), By Application (Industrial, Food & Beverages, Nutritional & Pharmaceuticals, Plastics & Fibers) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

Global fermentation chemicals market demand was 51.83 million tons in 2013. Increasing stringent environment regulations by EPA and REACH coupled with green nature of fermentation chemicals is expected to drive global fermentation chemicals market over the forecast period. Increasing global ethanol and...

Proppants Market Analysis By Product (Sand, Resin Coated, Ceramic), By Application (Shale Gas, Tight Gas, Coal Bed Methane, Others) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

Global proppants market is expected to witness significant demand growth in hydraulic fracturing as it helps keep fractures open and impart high permeability to unconventional plays. Large technically recoverable reserves in Asia Pacific coupled...

Mining Chemicals Market Analysis By Product (Frothers, Flocculants, Collectors, Solvent Extractants, Grinding Aids), By Application (Mineral Processing, Explosives & Drilling, Water & Wastewater Treatment) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

Global mining chemicals market is expected to witness growth on account of decreasing ore quality, which has compelled metal extraction companies to use flocculants, frothers, collectors, grinding aids and solvent extractants. Application growth...

IPM Pheromones Market Analysis By Product (Sex pheromones, Aggregation pheromones, Oviposition-Deterring pheromones, Alarm pheromones) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

IPM pheromones market is expected to witness growth owing to increasing food demand from regions with high birth ratio such as Asia Pacific and Africa. Growing world population is expected to result in increasing food consumption rising need for...

South East Asia Polyurethane (PU) Adhesives Market Analysis By Application (Footwear, Automotive, Construction, Packaging) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2015

South East Asian polyurethane (PU) adhesives market demand was 44.0 kilo tons in 2012. Growth of major end-use industries such as automotive, footwear, construction and packaging is expected to drive regional PU adhesives market over the next six...

Technical Textile Chemicals Market Analysis By Application (Agrotech, Buildtech,Geotech, Medtech, Miltech, Packtech, Protech, Transtech) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2015

Global technical textile chemicals market demand was 1,591.3 kilo tons in 2012. Increasing demand for technical textiles particularly from automotive industry is expected to drive global technical textiles market. Product and application...

Staples PP (Polypropylene) Nonwoven Fabric Market Analysis By Application (Hygiene, Industrial, Medical, Geotextiles, Furniture, Carpet, Agriculture) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2015

Global staples PP nonwoven fabric market demand was 1,835 kilo tons in 2012. Staples PP nonwoven fabric market has witnessed a surge in demand owing to its increasing use for manufacturing hygiene products such as diapers, feminine hygiene...

Clear Brine Fluids Market Analysis By Product (Potassium Chloride, Calcium Chloride, Sodium Chloride, Potassium Bromide, Sodium Bromide, Calcium Bromide) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2015

Global clear brine fluids market was 920 kilo tons in 2012. Growing drilling activities across China, Egypt, Russia, Gulf of Mexico and the U.S. on account of growing energy demand is expected to remain a key driving factor for global clear brine...

Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM) Market Analysis By Application (Polyvinyl Acetate, Polyvinyl Alcohol, Ethylene Vinyl Acetate, Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2015

Growth of global adhesives industry on account of increasing demand from major end-use industries such as furniture automobiles and construction is expected to remain a key driving factor for global vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) market over the...

North America Polyurethane (PU) Market Analysis By Product (Rigid Foam, Flexible Foam, Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants, Elastomers), By End-Use (Furniture and Interiors, Construction, Electronics & Appliances, Automotive, Footwear, Packaging) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

December 2014

PU demand in North America was 3,214.3 kilo tons in 2012. Growth of major end-use industries such as construction and automotive particularly in Mexico have been major factors driving PU market in the region. Increasing concerns regarding energy...

Propionic Acid Market Analysis By Application (Animal Feed & Grain Preservatives, Food Preservatives, Herbicides, Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

December 2014

Growing high quality animal feed consumption has led to increased feed preservatives demand which in turn is expected to drive propionic acid market growth. Increasing requirement for mold and bacteria inhibiting additives coupled with growing...

Amines Market Analysis By Product (Ethanolamines, Alkylamines, Fatty Amines), By Application (Crop Protection, Surfactants, Water Treatment, Personal Care) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

December 2014

Global amines market is expected to be driven on account of increased application scope in crop protection, personal care products, paint & coatings, surfactants and water treatment. Agriculture growth in China and India coupled with rising...

Unsaturated Polyester Resin (UPR) Market Analysis By Product (DCPD, Orthopthalic, Isopthalic), By End-Use (Pipes & Tanks, Building & Construction, Electrical, Marine, Transport, Artificial Stones) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Global UPR market is expected to witness growth owing to commercial use in FRP (Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics) which have extensive applications in the construction industry. Increasing construction activities as a result of infrastructure...

Cellulose Films Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global increase in production of sustainable products derived from renewable sources is expected to remain a key factor for cellulose films market growth over the next six years. Wood and cotton fibers are important raw material sources for manufacturing cellulose films. Global increase in price for petrochemical products coupled with depletion of fossil fuel...

Nonwoven Fabrics Market Analysis By Product (Polypropylene, Polyesters, Nylon), Technology (Spunlaid, Carded, Air Laid, Wet Laid), Application (Durable, Disposable) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Increasing demand for personal hygiene products coupled with growing population is expected to be key driving factor for the growth of nonwoven fabrics market over the forecast period. Increasing birth rate and ageing population has contributed...

Marine Lubricants Market Analysis By Product (Mineral, Synthetic, Bio-Based), By Application (Engine Oil, Hydraulic Oil, Grease) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Increasing global cargo fleet on account of increasing seaborne trade is expected to remain a key driving factor for global marine lubricants market over the next six years. Increasing number of voyages per year coupled with expansion of global shipping industry is also...

Plant Growth Regulators Market Analysis By Product (Cytokinins, Auxins) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

The global plant growth regulators market is expected to grow on account of increased use in modifying plant physiological processes such as stimulating or inhibiting enzyme systems and regulating the plant metabolism. Growing demand for...

Butane Market Analysis By Application (LPG, Petrochemicals, Refinery) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Increasing demand for liquid petroleum gas (LPG) on account of its growing adoption as a domestic fuel in Asia Pacific and Africa is expected to remain a key driving factor for the global butane market. Governments across these regions have been promoting the use of LPG as...

Polyols Market Analysis By Product (Polyether, Polyester), By Application (Flexible Foams, Rigid Foams, Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants, Elastomers) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Polyols have similar properties as that of sugar, which has opened up a wide range of applications in pharmaceutical and food production. Growing demand in these industries is expected to drive the polyols market through the forecast period....

Phenolic Resins Market Analysis By Product (Resol Resins, Novolac Resins), By Application (Insulation, Laminates, Molding Compounds, Wood Adhesives) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Phenolic resins have been increasingly used in numerous applications owing to favorable properties such as flame retardancy, good heat resistance, high mechanical strength, low smoke, low toxicity, and blending with other polymers to achieve high...

Glyphosate Market Analysis By Application (Conventional Crops, GM Crops) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Growing demand for genetically modified (GM) crops is expected to drive the global glyphosate market over the next six years. Increasing population coupled with increased crop consumption in animal feed as well as biofuels has spurred GM crops...

Membrane Separation Market Analysis By Product (Microfiltration, Ultrafiltration, Nanofiltration, Reverse Osmosis), By End-Use (Water & Waste-Water Treatment, Industrial, Healthcare) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

The global membrane separation market was valued over USD 17 million in 2012. Transition towards physical treatment of water against conventional water-treatment methods is expected to impact the market favorably. Growing environmental concerns...

Polyurethane (PU) Market Analysis By Product (Rigid Foam, Flexible Foam, Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants, Elastomers), By End-use (Furniture and Interiors, Construction, Electronics & Appliances, Automotive, Footwear, Packaging) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Global polyurethane market demand was 14,950 kilo tons in 2012. The market is expected to witness significant growth owing to its widespread use in construction in the form of sealants, thermal insulators and flooring materials. Increasing...

Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) Films Market Analysis By Application (Automotive, Railways, Leisure & Sports, Energy, Building & Construction, Furniture, Aerospace) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

TPU films market is expected to be driven by increasing market penetration in automotive industry. The after sales/replacement market has become a focal point for the consumption of TPU films in automotive applications over the last few years....

Nanocoatings Market Analysis By Product (Anti-Fingerprint, Anti-Microbial, Anti-Fouling & Easy-To-Clean, Self-Cleaning), By Application (Healthcare, Food, Packaging, Marine, Water Treatment, Electronics, Construction, Automotive, Energy) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Global nanocoatings market demand was 255 kilo tons in 2012, with revenue estimated at USD 1,495.0 million. Growing preference for advanced materials in the medical and automotive industry has seen a surge in nanotechnology R&D, which is...

Corrosion Inhibitors Market Analysis By Product (Organic, Inorganic), By Application (Water Based And Oil/Solvent Based), By End-Use Industry (Power Generation, Metal Processing, Pulp & Paper, Oil & Gas And Chemical Processing) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Reduced service life of machinery due to corrosion is expected to be a key driver for corrosion inhibitors market. Increasing industrialization in major economies including China, Mexico, Russia and India coupled with growing need for maintenance...

Chlorine Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Chlorine market has been witnessing high growth over the past few years on account of increasing demand from industrial and consumer industry. Increasing application scope and growing demand from end-use industries including textiles, aromatics, agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, insecticides and consumer segments is likely to boost chlorine market over the projected...

Metalworking Fluids Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global metalworking fluids market demand is expected to augment on account of increasing industrialization in emerging economies such as China, India, Brazil and Turkey. In addition, the market is also driven by the developing interest for high performance lubricating fluids such as synthetic and semi-synthetic metalworking fluids for enhanced tool life and...

Fuel Ethanol Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Fuel ethanol market witnessed high growth in North America over the past few years on account of stringent regulations implemented by regulatory agencies to use ethanol as an additive to automobile fuel. Increasing application of fuel ethanol as a biofuel additive to gasoline is anticipated to boost market growth over the forecast period. Addition of fuel ethanol to motor fuel improves fuel...

Calcium Chloride Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global calcium chloride market has been witnessing significant growth over the past few years on account of increasing application demand in de-icing and dust control activities. Demand for calcium chloride is rising owing to its increasing demand from oil & gas industries and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Increasing application...

Wireline Logging Service Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing oil & gas exploration & production (E&P) is projected to drive the global wireline logging service market. Growing primary energy demand due to population growth and industrialization has propelled oil & gas demand globally which in turn forced industry participants to produce more amounts of hydrocarbons. Rise in oil & gas production...

Cyclohexane Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global cyclohexane market is expected to grow owing to increasing demand for nylon and caprolactam. In addition, growing demand for nylon paints and coatings, low temperature lubes and plastic additives by end use industries including automotive and footwear is anticipated to augment cyclohexane market over the next six years. Fluctuating raw material prices along...

Produced Water Treatment Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing environmental concerns along with stringent government regulatory system regarding disposal and reuse of produced water is expected to drive the global produced water treatment market over the forecast period. Increasing oil & gas exploration and extraction owing to growing energy demand is expected to drive the global produced water treatment market...

Caprolactam Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Caprolactam market is anticipated to grow on account of its use as a feedstock in the manufacture of nylon 6 which is further processed to manufacture fibers and plastics. Growth in the global plastic and fiber market is likely to fuel the demand for caprolactam over the next six years. Furthermore, caprolactam is employed in various end use industries including...

Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) Market Analysis By Application (Printing Inks, Paints & Coatings) And Segment Forecast To 2020

September 2014

Colorless liquid methyl-ethyl-ketone (MEK) is a sharp smelling organic compound which is also known as butanone. Methyl ethyl ketone is commonly used as a solvent in several applications due to its outstanding chemical properties such as high...

Hydrogen Peroxide Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Hydrogen peroxide market has been witnessing strong growth over the past few years on account of increasing demand from paper & pulp industries. This trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Additionally, demand for hydrogen peroxide is anticipated to grow on account of growing application scope in the chemical industry over the next six years....

Protective Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Rising concerns towards durability, thermal stability, corrosion and fire protection in construction, oil & gas, power and automotive industry is expected to drive protective coatings market in the near future. Development of eco-friendly products such as powder coatings is expected to play a key role in driving market growth. European Commission and the U.S....

Specialty Polymers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Specialty polymers market demand is expected to be fueled by the growth of the construction and electronics industry. In addition, escalating demand for high performance polymers in special environments for their improved endurance limit, corrosion resistance, electrical insulation, resistance to wear and thermal stability is likely to contribute towards growth of...

High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

High density polyethylene (HDPE) market is expected to witness growth over the forecast period on account of increasing demand for packaging for numerous applications including food & beverages, pharmaceuticals and personal care products. Demand for HDPE is anticipated to grow on account of increasing application scope in construction, chemical, blow molded...

Specialty Pulp And Paper Chemicals Market Analysis By Product (Basic, Functional, Bleaching, Process Chemicals) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

September 2014

Specialty pulp and paper chemicals are chemicals which are used as raw materials to manufacture specialty paper. Specialty paper chemicals reduce the consumption of water and energy and save raw materials by reducing paper weight without...

1,3 Butadiene (BD) Market Analysis By Application (Butadiene Rubber, ABS, SBR, SB Latex, NBR, Hexamethylenediamine), Bio-based Opportunities And Segment Forecasts To 2020

September 2014

1,3 butadiene also known as butadiene is an industrial chemical used in the manufacture of synthetic rubber. It is produced as a byproduct in the steam cracking process of ethylene and olefin production. It is a highly reactive, flammable and...

Coil Tubing Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth of oil & gas industry is expected to remain a key factor driving the global coil tubing market over the forecast period. Increasing spending in oil & gas projects, redevelopment of matured fields, discovery of new reserves, and increasing shale gas projects are the major factors expected to drive coil tubing market. Increasing coil tubing application...

Sulfone Polymers Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing application in electrical & electronics industry is expected to drive the global sulfone polymers market over the forecast period. Superior flame retardant properties of sulfone polymers are a major factor driving its demand in electrical & electronics. Growing demand for electronics in household and industrial is expected to complement the...

Nitrogen Trifluoride (NF3) & Fluorine Gas (F2) Market Analysis By Application (Semiconductor Chips, Flat Panel Display, Solar Cells, Uranium Enrichment, Sulfur Hexafluoride, Electronic Cleaning) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

September 2014

Nitrogen trifluoride (NF3) is an inorganic compound and has toxic, odorless, non-flammable properties. NF3 is manufactured by the reaction of hydrochloric acid (HCL) and ammonia (NH3) and primarily used in the cleaning of silicon wafers in...

Polypropylene Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Polypropylene also known as polypropene, is a thermoplastic linear hydrocarbon polymer resin, with little or no unsaturation. It is a semi rigid and translucent material which does not presents stress-cracking problems and offers excellent chemical and electrical resistance at high temperatures. Polypropylene is a versatile product because of which it is used in...

Phenol Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Phenol is an aromatic compound and is also known as carbolic acid; it has similar structure to that of alcohol but higher acidity levels. Phenol is a volatile white crystalline solid and because of acidic property it can cause chemical burns so needs to be handled carefully. Earlier phenol was extracted from coal tar and as its commercial viability increased it is...

Latin America Adhesives And Sealants Market Analysis By Technology (Water-Based, Solvent-Based, Hot Melt, Reactive), By Product (Acrylic, PVA, Polyurethane), By Application (Pressure Sensitive Applications, Construction, Automotive) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

The demand for adhesives and sealants in Latin America has been primarily driven by Brazil, which is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Brazil is all set to host the FIFA World Cup in 2014 followed by the Olympics in 2016....

Insect Growth Regulators Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Insect growth regulators (IGR) market has been witnessing strong growth over the past few years on account of increasing demand for crop protection chemicals across the globe. Decreasing arable land coupled with growing demand for improved crop yields are anticipated to be key drivers for the insect growth regulators market over the forecast period. In addition,...

Coating Additives Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Shift in focus from solvent based additives to aqueous additives is expected to have a positive impact on the global coating additives market. Growing demand from various application markets such as automotive, construction, furniture and other industrial applications is expected to drive the coating additives demand over the next six years. Growing importance for...

Styrenics Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global styrenics market is expected to witness robust growth owing to growing usage in the end-user markets such as automotive and construction. Major styrenics types include, polystyrene (PS), expanded polystyrene (EPS), styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), unsaturated polyester resin (UPR), and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), among others. Major polystyrene and...

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Market Analysis By Application (Construction, Consumer, Packaging, Electrical & Electronics, Transportation) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is a polymer plastic which is generally available in two forms, rigid and flexible. PVC is produced from vinyl chloride monomer by means of suspension, emulsion and bulk polymerization. It is amongst the most used...

Acetone Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Acetone is an organic compound which is colorless, volatile and inflammable, and is the simplest ketone. Majority of acetone is produced using propylene as a feedstock. Acetone finds application as a solvent and as a precursor to methyl methacrylate (MMA) bisphenol-A (BPA) and methacrylic acid. Other applications include medical, cosmetic, domestic and laboratory...

Packaged Substation Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global packaged substation market is expected to grow over forecast period owing to increasing electricity demand as many critical infrastructures such as data centers rely on electric power for continued operations. Rising urbanization and industrialization in the developing as well as developed nations further add to mounting demand for packaged substation in...

Wood Protection Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth in the global construction industry combined with rising demand for furniture, decking and siding products is expected to be a key driver for the wood protection coatings market over the next few years. The aftermarket for improvement, maintenance and repair construction is also expected to propel the demand for wood protection coatings. Growing market for...

Water and Wastewater Treatment Equipment Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global water & wastewater treatment equipment market is expected to grow significantly on account of rapid growth in urban population. Increasing urbanization in emerging markets of Asia Pacific and Latin America is going to drive water & wastewater treatment demand, which in turn is expected to complement the global market growth. Major applications of...

Aroma Chemicals Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Aroma chemicals, also known as fragrances and odorants are chemical compounds which consist of odor or smell. These compounds are volatile enough to travel through the olfactory system of the nose and cause odor. Unlike flavors which affect smell and taste, fragrances affect only smell. The nature of fragrances tends to be synthetic. Aroma chemicals can be found in...

Plastic Films And Sheets Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Plastic films and sheets market is expected to grow over the next six years due to the increase in the global packaging and non packaging market. In the packaging sector, plastics are used in food, pharmaceutical, industrial, personal care and other applications. Presently, plastic films are being used extensively in flexible packaging. In the non packaging sector,...

Drill Collar Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing oil & gas industry on account of surging energy demand is expected to be the major factor driving the global drill collar market over the forecast period. Rising oil & gas prices coupled with increasing E&P activities is expected to drive the global drill collar market over the next six years. Increasing spending in oil & gas exploration in...

Fatty Acid Esters Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Fatty acid esters market is anticipated to witness high growth over the forecast period on account of increasing demand for personal care products and cosmetics industries. Demand for fatty acid esters market is anticipated to grow on account of its increasing application in the food industry as a thickening and emulsifier agent. Growth of the food industry is...

Subsea Well Access Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Rising safety concerns, efficient production and increasing global exploration & production activities are expected to augment subsea well access market growth over the next six years. Stringent safety norms coupled with large penalties imposed on oil & gas operators in past few years have spurred subsea well access systems demand. Increasing offshore...

Nitric Acid Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global nitric acid market is expected to witness substantial growth over the forecast period owing to its widespread application in chemical and fertilizer industries. Growing demand for ammonium nitrate fertilizers in agricultural food production is expected to be a key driver for nitric acid market growth. Growing need for high yield of crops to meet increasing...

In-Line Process Viscometer (ILPV) Market Analysis By Technology (Rotational, Torsional Oscillation, Vibration, Moving Piston, Coriolis, Dynamic Fluid Pressure And Acoustic Wave), By Application (Petroleum, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals And Food & Beverages) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Viscometer is an instrument used for measuring viscosity in fluids either when the fluid is stagnant or the entity is stagnant. In-line process viscometers are widely used across various end-use industries such as petroleum, pharmaceuticals,...

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing packaging demand and ever-expanding construction industry are expected to remain key factors driving global EPS market. EPS is estimated to gain market share in major end-use industries as an alternative to other packaging materials on account of its intrinsic properties such as excellent thermal insulation, lightness in weight and enhanced rigidity....

Melatonin Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global melatonin market demand is expected to grow on account of increasing food & beverage and construction industries in emerging economies including China, India and Brazil. In addition, the market is also driven by its applications in pharmaceutical and dietary supplement products. Absence of strict government regulations aimed at restricting use of the...

UV Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing environmental awareness coupled with growing electronics industry is projected to drive the global UV coatings market over the forecast period. Surge in coatings demand for industrial applications is expected to positively influence the global UV coatings market. Low operational cost is expected to have direct impact on overall market growth. Minimum to...

Plastics Market Analysis By Product (PE, PP, PVC, PET, Polystyrene, Engineering Thermoplastics), By Application (Film & Sheet, Injection Molding, Textiles, Packaging, Transportation, Construction) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Plastics are wide array of semi-synthetic or synthetic organic solids that are transformed or molded into several useful products. Plastics are usually organic polymers derived from petrochemicals or sometimes occur naturally, and have high...

Biochar Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global biochar market is expected to grow on account of agronomic benefits including high fertility and improved soil structure coupled with positive environmental effects such as stability and nutrient retention. Biochar is added to soil in order to enhance water and nutrient retention and helps in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The product is in the...

Polybutadiene Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Polybutadiene market has been witnessing significant growth over the past few years on account of increasing demand from tire manufacturing industries and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Global demand for polybutadiene is anticipated to rise on account of increasing sales of automobiles especially in developing countries including India...

Well Intervention Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Well intervention is carried out on an oil or gas well with a view of managing well production and providing well diagnostics. It is basically any operation that is performed to alter the state or geometry of the well when it is at the end of productive life cycle. It includes a number of tasks other than drilling wherein the operator enters the well safely with...

Amino Resin Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing demand from automotive coatings and wood applications is expected to be a major factoring driving the global amino resin market. Amino resins are widely used as curing agents in specialized coatings on account of their ability to increase coating hardness and improve solvent resistance. Growth of coatings industry owing to automotive and construction...

Silicone Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global silicone coatings market is expected to grow owing to developing automotive industry in addition to hygiene & sanitary articles and washing technology sector over the forecast period. Improving standard of living and increasing household incomes of working middle class population are expected to fuel demand for superior quality products thus propelling...

Silicone Elastomers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global silicone elastomers market is expected to experience rapid growth owing to its increasing application in adhesives, coatings and industrial insulations. Silicone elastomers are majorly used in paper industry, chemical manufacturing &processing, building & construction, transportation, plastic industry and electrical & electronics. Intrinsic...

Silicon Sealants Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Silicon sealants market is anticipated to grow at a fast pace owing to the rapidly growing global construction industry. Growth in commercial and residential construction activities in emerging economies of Asia Pacific, including India and China, is likely to fuel silicon sealants market over the forecast period. In addition, silicon sealants find applications in...

Oil Spill Management Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing safety concerns coupled with increasing number of oil spill incidents over the past few years is expected to drive global oil spill management market over the forecast period. Rising onshore and offshore drilling activities has led to rapid growth in oil & gas transportation. Increasing oil & gas transport through tankers (onshore & offshore)...

Synthetic Fibers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global synthetic fiber market is expected to grow owing to increasing demand for high strength, lightweight and safe materials in textile, automobile and aerospace industries. In addition, synthetic fiber market demand is also expected to improve due to extensive use in fashion industry owing superior characteristics including elasticity and waterproofing. Carbon...

Peracetic Acid Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Peracetic acid or peroxyacetic acid is an organic peroxide present in liquid form; is colorless, possesses acrid odor and can be highly corrosive in nature. It is a powerful antioxidant and is an environmentally safe versatile antimicrobial agent. It is very effective as a biocide and is used in a variety of applications. It is known to emit oxygen at lesser...

ASEAN Organic Cosmetics Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing demand for organic personal care products is expected to be a major driving factor for ASEAN organic cosmetics market growth over the forecast period. Increasing awareness regarding product formulations and ingredient sourcing is expected to have a positive impact on the ASEAN organic cosmetics market. Rising income levels in Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam...

Mulch film Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing crop productivity demand with decreasing arable land is expected to remain a key driving factor for mulch film market growth over the next six years. Key mulch films applications include retaining moisture & maintaining temperature in soil, slacken weed activity, providing nutrients, ultraviolet (UV) ray protection, reduce soil erosion &...

Construction Adhesive Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global construction adhesive market demand is expected to be fueled by growth in construction and infrastructure industry over the forecast period. Increasing penetration rate of adhesives for commercial and housing applications is expected to augment global construction adhesive market growth over the forecast period. In addition, low cost coupled with easily...

Naphtha Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing petrochemical demand in downstream sectors such as polymers, elastomers and engineered plastics is expected to drive global naphtha market over the forecast period. Naphtha finds direct application as a primary feedstock for high octane gasoline and catalytic reforming for manufacturing aromatics. On the basis of products, the market has been classified...

Global Microgrid Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Electric grid is a network to deliver electricity from providers to consumers. This distributive energy is stored or generated by various grid connecting devices. Due to project development and deployments the global microgrid market is expected to witness grow. The introduction of two new sub-segments, namely direct current and grid-tied utility distribution...

Attapulgite Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global attapulgite market has been witnessing substantial growth over the past few years on account of increasing demand from oil & gas industry. Growing demand for paints & coatings owing to increasing construction activities in emerging economies including India and China is likely to augment attapulgite market growth over the next six years. In addition,...

Fungicide Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Fungicides are biological organisms or biocidal chemical compounds used to control the development of fungi in crops or fungal infections in animals. Strong demand from Africa owing to increase in agricultural activities is expected to be a key driver for the growth of the fungicide market in the forecast period. Increasing focus on disease control in crops owing...

Polyurea Market Analysis By Raw Material (Aromatic, Aliphatic), By Product (Coating, Lining, Sealants), By Application (Construction, Industrial, Transportation) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Polyurea is a polymer; it is a result of the reaction of an amine-terminated polyether resin with isocyanate. This results in the formation of a rubber-like or plastic-like compound; it may be hard or soft depending on the formulation and...

Floating Production Storage And Offloading (FPSO) Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Progressive expansion in oil & gas exploration and production in deep water, ultra deep water and offshore fields is anticipated to fuel the floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) market growth over the forecast period. Growing oil & gas consumption worldwide particularly in power generation and transportation sectors has been forcing companies...

ASEAN Cosmetic Chemicals Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing disposable income in Indonesia, Thailand and Philippines is expected to drive ASEAN cosmetic chemicals market. Major chemicals used in cosmetics include ammonium lauryl sulphate, formaldehyde and mineral oil/waxes. Large scale cosmetics production in Thailand and Philippines is expected to further benefit the cosmetic chemicals market over the forecast...

Polyarylsulfones Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global polyarylsulfones market is expected to witness high growth over the forecast period owing to its widespread applications in numerous end user industries including medical, automotive, household products, mechanical engineering, aviation and electrical & electronics. Growth in medical and automotive industry, particularly in emerging nations of Asia...

Polyoxymethylene (POM) Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth of major end-use industries such as automotive, commercial goods and electrical & electronics is expected to drive the global polyoxymethylene market over the forecast period. Increasing POM demand in packaging and consumer electronic appliances is expected to further augment the global market growth. POM is widely used as engineering thermoplastic in...

Plastic Additives Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Plastic additives are expected to witness significant growth in the next few years as it enhances various properties of plastics including durability, strength, heat sensitivity and shine. Increasing plastics consumption in Asia Pacific and MENA coupled with growth in automobile, construction and consumer appliances industry is expected to serve as a key driver for...

MENA Point-of-Use (POU) Water Purifiers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing mortality rate across the globe caused due to water contamination diseases is expected to drive the global point-of-use (POU) water purifiers market. According to a health report published by world health organization (WHO) recently, about 99% of the overall death occurring due to water pollutants is in emerging economies including MENA. Growing...

Solvent Market Analysis By Product (Hydrocarbons, Alcohols, Esters, Ketones, Chlorinated) By Application (Printing Inks, Paints And Coatings, Pharmaceuticals, Adhesives & Cosmetics) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Solvent is a chemical, which liquefies in a chemically diverse solute to make a solution. Solvent can be in liquid form but is also available in gaseous and solid form. There are two variants of solvents namely conventional solvents and organic...

Marine Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

There has been an increased focus on the consequences of corrosion and increased demand for better performance from the coatings used for corrosion controls. However, there are few parameters affecting coating applications, such as film thickness, method of application, environmental controls among others. Coating defects during applications (sags, cissing, runs,...

Mineral Oil Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Mineral oils are mixtures of middle range alkanes (C15-C40) derived from a non-vegetable (mineral) source, generally crude oil. Mineral oils are obtained as a by-product of petroleum distillation. It is a transparent, colourless and odourless liquid primarily composed of middle alkanes and cyclic paraffins.  Mineral oil is also referred...

Nitrogenous Fertilizer Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Nitrogen is an important nutrient for all crops in growth and development. Despite of abundance of nitrogen in the environment, only a few plants have the capability to absorb and use the same. Nitrogen provides better texture and color to plants and helps in faster growth which in turn increases the overall agricultural productivity. Nitrogenous fertilizers are...

Phosphoric Acid Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Phosphoric acid is an inorganic mineral acid and can be referred to as phosphoric (V) acid or orthophosphoric acid. Orthophosphoric acid molecules combine with themselves to form various compounds which are termed as phosphoric acids. Phosphoric acid is largest in terms of production and consumption value and follows sulfuric acid in terms of volume. In addition to...

Ammonium Sulfate Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global increase in nitrogen fertilizer demand owing to growing crop production is expected to drive global ammonium sulfate market growth over the next six years. Ammonium sulfate is an important component for the production of nitrogen fertilizer. Ammonium sulfate has wide application in agricultural activity such as synthesizing vitamins, proteins, chlorophylls,...

Pinoxaden Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Pinoxaden market is expected to witness high growth over the forecast period owing to increase in agricultural food production across the globe. Growing need for high yield of crops to meet demands of growing population is anticipated to be a key driver for pinoxaden market growth. Additionally, increasing awareness among farmers regarding weed control measures is...

Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) market is expected to witness significant growth owing to increasing use in packaging industries. Growth in the packaging industry coupled with rising demand in the automotive and construction sectors pose as key drivers for the LDPE market. LDPE is widely used in packaging, automotive, textile and construction industries. LDPE is...

Trimethylgallium (TMG) Analysis Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global demand for trimethylgallium (TMG) is expected to witness considerable growth over the forecast period owing to its widespread applications in electronics and semi-conductor devices. It is extensively used in the production of LED lighting and in semiconductors as a metalorganic chemical vapour deposition precursor. TMG is a key raw material that ensures...

LLDPE (Linear low-density polyethylene) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global demand for LLDPE (Linear Low Density Polyethylene) is expected to witness substantial growth over the forecast period owing to its widespread use in various end use industries such as agriculture, automotive, packaging and household products. LLDPE has better mechanical properties including high tensile strength and impact resistance as compared to other...

Nylon 6 Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Nylon 6 market has shown significant market growth over the past few years on account of its increasing demand in electronic industries. Demand for nylon 6 is anticipated to increase owing to the growing demand for packaging and textiles. Demand for nylon 6 has been increasing on account of its unique properties including high tensile strength, excellent resistance...

Sand Control System Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing drilling activities worldwide due to high crude oil demand is expected to drive the sand control market over the next six years. Crude oil demand is rising owing to increasing energy demand across the globe. Sand control system prevents reservoir sand movement into the wellbore and enhances their productivity. This system has gained high acceptance since...

Liquid Laundry Detergent Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Liquid laundry detergent is produced using several ingredients such as soap, zeolites (water softeners), complexation agents (builders), bleach, and other enzymes. Liquid laundry detergent is mainly used to clean laundry. It has applications in two end user segments such as commercial and residential. Commercial applications of liquid laundry detergent include...

Marine Grease Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Marine grease is utilized as a lubricant in the shipping industry. The raw materials used for the purpose of producing marine grease include vegetable oil, animal oil, crude oil and various other chemicals. Superior properties of marine grease such as non-melting, higher thermal stability, longer lubrication intervals, high load carrying capacity, high pressure...

Fungicides Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Fungicides market is likely to grow over the next six years on account of their increasing demand for crop protection in order to ensure higher yield and quality crops. In addition, increasing population especially in developing countries such as India, China and Brazil coupled with growing demand for food is likely to boost fungicide market over the next six...

Polymer Foam Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing infrastructure spending is expected to remain a key factor driving the global polymer foam market over the forecast period. Polymer foams find application across various end-use industries such as furniture & bedding, automotive and packaging. Growing furniture industry in emerging markets of Asia Pacific and Latin America is expected to further...

Automotive Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global automotive coatings market is expected to witness growth owing to increased automobile production in emerging economies of Asia Pacific including India and China coupled with recovery of matured regions of North America and Europe. Improving outlook for Europe along with favorable economic and political scenario in Latin America has encouraged coating...

Polycarbonate Resin Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing electronics and automotive industries are expected to drive the global polycarbonate resin market over the next six years. Increasing plastics consumption is presumed to benefit the global polycarbonate resin market. Growing demand for environment friendly products is expected to positively influence polycarbonate resins demand. Polycarbonate resins have...

Specialty Gas Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Cost reduction, yield improvement and performance optimization are projected to drive the global the specialty gas market over the next six years. Specialty gases are characterized by ultra-high purity and specialized applications. Automotive, electronics, healthcare, manufacturing, semi-conductors, bio-technology and academics are major specialty gas end-use...

Linear Alkyl Benzene Market Analysis By Application (Heavy Duty Laundry Liquids, Laundry Powders, Light Duty Dish Washing Liquids, Industrial Cleaners, Household Cleaners) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Linear alkyl benzene (LAB) is a colourless organic compounds formed from oligomerized ethylene. Kerosene is generally used as a raw material for the production of LAB, which is obtained as a co-product during the process of dehydrogenation of...

Dimethyl Ether (DME) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing environmental concerns and consumer preferences shift for better quality and less hazardous fuel are expected to drive the dimethlyl ether (DME) market. Dimethyl ether is expected to bring major changes in automobile industry by replacing diesel, kerosene, gasoline and LPG in coming years owing to its clear burning properties. Growth of automotive industry...

Leather Chemicals Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing premium leather products demand is projected to positively influence the global leather chemicals market over the forecast period. Leather chemicals are used at different stages of leather production. Growing premium leather products demand in major end-use industries such as furniture, footwear, garments and automotive interiors in emerging markets of...

Coating Resins Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing architectural coatings demand globally is expected to remain a key driving factor for coating resins market over the next six years. Coating resins consumption was the highest for architectural coating market over the past few years owing to increasing residential and commercial constructions. Increasing demand of roadway markings is expected to drive...

Chelating Agents Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global chelating agents market is expected to witness significant growth in the next few as it serves as high performance chemical substances thereby providing stability of the ion complex. Increasing consumption of chelating agents in numerous industries including pulp & paper, textiles, cleaning and detergents is expected to be a primary driving force for...

Zeolites Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Zeolite market is expected to witness a strong growth owing to increasing production capacities of crude oil around the globe. In addition, growth of the detergent industry is expected to play an important role in the growth of the zeolites market over the next six years. Naturally occurring zeolites are extracted using open pit mining technique. Moreover, zeolites...

Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Market Analysis By Application (Industrial Processing, Electronics, Automotive & Transportation) By Product (Granular, Micro-powder, Fine-powder) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

This research report analyzes the Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) industry, a synthetic high molecular weight solid state fluorocarbon consisting entirely of carbon and fluorine atoms. PTFE is also widely recognized as Dupont’s Teflon, commonly used in nonstick cookware. PTFE is an important...

Aerospace Plastics Market By Application (Airframe & Fuselage, Wings & Rotor Blades, Empennage, Flight Deck & Cockpit, Cabin Areas), By End User (Commercial & Freighter Aircrafts, Military Aircrafts, Rotary Aircrafts, General Aviation) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Aerospace plastic falls in the category of advanced composite materials that can be processed to exhibit required specifications and characteristics. Aerospace plastics display heat/ flame resistance and high strength properties. Owing to its...

Hydrogen Generation Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Hydrogen generation market is expected to witness a substantial growth owing to rise in energy demands and high fossil fuel cost. Growth in the production capacities of petroleum refining and chemical processing industries, environmental pollution associated with fossil fuels and stringent regulatory norms to de-sulfurize petroleum products pose as major drivers...

Formaldehyde Market Analysis By Application (UF Resins, PF Resins, MF Resins, Polyacetal Resins, Pentaerythritol, Methylenebis, 1,4-butanediol), By End User (Construction, Automotive, Furniture) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Formaldehyde is an important feedstock component for production urea-alkyd resins, which find applications mainly for the output of binding materials for medium density plywood and particle boards. Formaldehyde is extensively used in various...

Chloroprene Rubber Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global chloroprene rubber market is expected to witness tremendous growth owing to its increasing demand from rubber industry, raw material for adhesives and for various latex applications. In addition, chloroprene rubber is also used in molded goods, cables, conveyor belts and transmission belts which is anticipated to increase market share significantly over the...

Agrochemicals Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global rise in population coupled with increase in demand for food grains to attain domestic self sufficiency in edible and industrial applications is expected to remain a key driving factor for agrochemicals market growth over the six years. Agrochemicals provide necessary factors required for crop production such as micro & macro nutrient supply, nutrient...

Citric Acid Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global citric acid market is expected to witness immense growth on account of wide application in food & beverages as an acidulant of which carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) contribute to a major share. The market is expected to grow due to wide application scope of citric acid including control microorganism growth, pH adjustment, impart tartness and sourness, and...

Methanol Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global methanol market is expected to witness high growth over the forecast period owing to its widespread applications in various end use industries such as plastics, automotive, paints & adhesives, construction and pharmaceutical. Methanol is the basic building block for production of various chemical derivatives. Global market for methanol is segmented into...

Penoxsulam Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Emergence of new application areas on account of technological advancements is expected to remain a key driving factor for global penoxsulam market. Traditionally penoxsulam has been used as an herbicide to restrict the growth of weeds and grasses such as dollar weed, canarygrass and ryegrass in rice fields across the globe. Increasing awareness regarding its usage...

Bioherbicides Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Bioherbicides market witnessed tremendous growth over the past decade on account of increasing demand for eco friendly herbicides. This trend is expected to continue over the forecast period driving market growth. Growing global agricultural activities on account of decreasing arable land and growing population is anticipated to fuel bioherbicides market demand. In...

Agricultural Adjuvants Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global agricultural adjuvants market is expected to grow significantly over the forecast period on account of increasing agrochemicals demand. Increasing importance for precision farming is expected to further drive the global market growth. Precision farming enables use of agricultural adjuvants for appropriate agrochemical application. Protected agriculture...

Toluene Di-Isocyanate (TDI) Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Toluene di-isocyanate (TDI) is expected to witness strong growth over the forecast period on account of increasing demand for flexible polyurethane foams. Demand for flexible polyurethane foams is expected to grow on account of its increasing application scope in furniture and transportation as a cushioning material. Growing demand for comfortable seating in...

Silver Enamel Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global silver enamel market is likely to witness remarkable growth owing to its increasing use in numerous applications such as dental equipment, paints and jewelry over next six years. Silver enamel is chiefly used in dentistry viz., for tooth fillings due to its properties such as low cost, durability, ease of application, non-corrosion and strength. Silver...

Isoxaflutole Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth of the global herbicide industry is expected to remain a key driving factor for global isoxaflutole market. Growing food demand, on account of demographic dynamics in China, India and other emerging markets has seen a surge in herbicide consumption, which in turn has complimented isoxaflutole demand. Isoxaflutole is generally used to increase the quality and...

Caps and Closures Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global caps & closures industry is expected to grow over the forecast period on account of high demand from food & beverages and chemical industries. Caps & closures are used for preserving products and extending their life. Thus, global caps & closures market is expected to grow significantly. Increasing caps & closures application in home care...

Octane Improver Fuel Additives Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing importance for fuel efficiency on account of stringent government norms and regulatory framework is expected to remain a key factor driving the global octane improver fuel additives market over the forecast period.  Increasing environmental concerns regarding carbon emissions from conventional fuels and subsequent regulatory policies by agencies such...

Coil Coatings Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing coil coatings demand in construction, automotive and electrical & electronics industries on account of its superior properties such as stain resistance, corrosion resistance and flexibility compared to conventional coatings is expected to drive the global market growth over the forecast period. Increasing coil coatings penetration in pharmaceutical...

Phthalic Anhydride Market Analysis, By Application (Phthalate Plasticizers, Unsaturated Polyester Resins, Alkyd Resins) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Phthalic anhydride is an organic compound formed by the oxidation process of naphthalene or orthoxylene. Phthalic anhydride has higher vapor pressure and thus possesses tendency to volatilize from compound resulting in stiffer product. Phthalic...

Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) market demand is expected to propel due to the growing microelectronics industry. Use of PVD for coating applications in LED, semiconductors and storage devices is expected to augment its market growth over the forecast period. In addition, shift of governments’ focus to PV cells for production of clean and sustainable energy is anicipated to drive the PVD...

Glycol Ethers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global glycol ethers market demand is expected to augment on account of increasing construction, automotive and paint & coatings industries in the emerging economies including China, India and Brazil. In addition, market growth is driven by its increasing applications in cosmetic and personal care products. However, REACH regulations aimed at restricting the...

Ammonia Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing demand from fertilizer manufacturing industry is presumed to drive the global ammonia market over the next six years. Nitrogen based fertilizers are most commonly used fertilizers across the globe and accounted for over 80% of the overall ammonia market in 2012. Rapid population growth and shift in dietary trends is expected to drive the global market....

Crop Protection Chemicals Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing cereal consumption and crop demand is expected to drive crop protection chemicals market growth over the forecast period. Growing population across the globe is expected to have positive impact on the market. Major consumable goods include cereals, pulses and other agriculture products. Increase in disposable income in consumers led to a shifting trend...

Isoprene Rubber Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global isoprene rubber market witnessed substantial growth over the past few years on account of its growing demand from medical industry and trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. In addition, demand for isoprene rubber is expected to grow over the next six years owing to the increasing application scope in tire manufacturing industry. In addition, isoprene rubber is expected...

Industrial Gases Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth of demand of specialty chemicals owing to expanding industrialization globally has led to the increased demand for industrial gases. Industrial gases belong to a special class of chemicals that caters to a wide array of applications in several end use industries. Major gases classified under industrial gases include atmospheric gases (nitrogen, oxygen and...

Home Insecticides Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Insecticides are known to be widely used to control, deter or kill insects in agriculture and related field activity. These insect destroying agents can be synthetic as well as organic in nature or a combination of both. Their home segment counterparts also acquire a prominent market share with growing demand to eliminate insect presence in households. Various...

Glass Fiber And Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) Composites Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Numerous fine glass filaments together form a material called glass fiber, its types being: insulated and composite. Its base material is silica which along with other variable materials is manufactured by melting, formation, continuous filament or staple fiber process. Glass fiber uses involve: providing insulation, heat and corrosion resistance and reinforcing...

Emulsion Polymer Market Analysis By Product (Acrylics, Styrene- Butadiene Latex, And Vinyl Acetate Polymers), By Application (Painting & Coating, Adhesives, Paper & Paper Board Coatings) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Increasing environmental concerns and stringent regulations, various restrictions are being imposed on the emission of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). These restrictions have obligated the coating manufacturers to articulate coatings with zero...

Maleic Anhydride Market Analysis By Application (Unsaturated Polyster Resins, BDO, Additives, Copolymers) and Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Maleic Anhydride is a colorless, organic and crystalline compound and has an acrid odor. It is an acid anhydride manufactured from oxidation of benzene and other aromatic compounds. However, some manufacturing plants prefer to produce maleic...

Pressure Sensitive Tapes Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Pressure sensitive tapes, also known as adhesive tapes are adhesive tapes which require only application pressure for bonding, without any need of special purpose solvent, heat or any other activist.  It is generally used for various applications in home, office, industry, institutions etc. Increasing manufacturing activities, need of carton packaging along...

Calcium Carbonate Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Calcium carbonate market is expected to witness tremendous growth on account of its increasing use in numerous applications such as paper, plastic and concrete. Apart from being used in construction, paper and plastic, calcium carbonate is also used as a dietary supplement, additive for thermoplastics such as PVC, and in metalloid mineral applications. Use of...

Electronic Adhesives Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global increase in printed circuit board (PCB) demand used in applications such as LED TVs, laptops and cellular phones is expected to drive electronic adhesives market over the next six years. Electronic adhesives are widely substituted over traditional soldering system owing to enhanced thermal and conductive properties. PCBs are multi-laminated reinforced...

Organic Pigments Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Organic pigments market is expected to witness growth on account of its use in various end-use industries including printing inks, paints and coatings, plastics, rubber and textiles.  Urbanization coupled with rise in infrastructure spending is likely to boost paint market which in turn is anticipated to fuel organic pigments market over the forecast period....

Global Subsea Pumps Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Maturing onshore oilfields coupled with growing energy demand has resulted in high offshore production investment, which is expected to drive global subsea pumps market over the next six years. Discovery of commercially viable offshore hydrocarbon reservoirs is expected to augment the global market growth over the forecast period. Reduced operation cost and time...

Insecticides Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Insecticides market is anticipated to witness growth owing to increasing pressure to meet rising food demand among consumers, continually increasing population coupled with reduction in arable land. Furthermore, farmers in various regions intend to reduce losses and hence employ insecticides which aid in increasing yield and quality of crops thus increasing...

Nylon 6,6 Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The global nylon 6,6 market has shown strong growth over the past few years on account of increasing demand for automobiles, a trend which is expected to continue over the next six years. Increasing demand for nylon 6,6 in consumer goods and electronic & electrical applications is anticipated to be one of the key driving forces for nylon 6,6 market growth....

Agricultural Films Market Analysis By Application (Green House, Mulching, Silage), By Raw Material (LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, EVA, Reclaims) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Increasing food demand with growing population has put a lot of pressure on agricultural productivity. Limited availability of land coupled with various natural disasters further reduces the total agricultural production. Agricultural films aid...

Non Halogenated Flame Retardants Market Analysis By Product (Aluminum Hydroxide, Phosphorous Based), By Application (Polyolefins, Epoxy Resin, UPE, PVC, ETP, Rubber, Styrenics), By End Use Industry (Electrical, Construction, Transportation) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Flame retardants restrain or delay flame production to avert the spread of fire. These are added (additive) or chemically bonded (reactive) to the base material to induce fire retardancy to the manufactured products, mostly polymers and textiles....

Seed Treatment Market Analysis By Treatment Type (Insecticides, Fungicides, Chemical, Non-Chemical), By Crop (Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Canola, Cotton) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Seed treatment involves application of fungicides, insecticides, chemical or non-chemical materials and mixtures to seeds and seedlings. This is done for the primary purpose of disinfection and providing protection against bacteria, fungus,...

Oil and Gas Accumulators Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Oil & gas accumulators demand is expected to witness a high growth over the forecast period owing to increased demand for crude oil across the globe. This has witnessed a surge in drilling and oil & gas exploration activities which is expected to be the key driver for growth of this market. In addition, growing safety concerns and various environmental...

Fluoropolymer Coating Additives Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing application in end-use industries such as construction and automobile industries is projected to drive global fluoropolymer coating additives market growth. Fluoropolymer coating additives are used for improving wettability, foam reduction, anti-chipping, dispersing and UV protection of the coating material. Growth of construction industry in the...

Distributed Energy Generation (DEG) Market (On Grid, Off Grid) Analysis By Technology (CHP, Solar PV, Wind Turbine, Fuel Cells), By End Use (Residential, Buildings & Institutions, Commercial & Industrial) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Distributed energy generation is a system which generates electricity from different small energy resources. Major goal of DEG is to utilize energy resources available near the point of consumption. Generally, energy generation needs huge...

Smart Gas Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The global smart gas market is poised for growth over the forecast period, which can be attributed to several government mandates and regulations as well as the need to efficiently manage resources. The market is driven primarily by the European market where governments and regulations have mandated the adoption of smart gas meters. The energy efficiency goal,...

Medical Polymers Market Analysis By Product (Resins & Fibers, Elastomers, Biodegradable Plastics), By Application (Devices and Equipments, Packaging) and Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Polymeric materials such as resins and fibers, elastomers and biodegradable plastics are being used in various medical applications which include medical devices and equipments, medical packaging and others. Synthetic polymers can be manufactured...

Oilfield Equipments Market Analysis By Product (Drilling Equipments, Pumps & Valves, Field Production Machinery) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Sudden surge of energy demand is being experienced globally. As a result, oil yielding activities have seen an increase in frequency and intensity leading to increase in use of required equipments. Rising oil and gas extraction activities for...

Bisphenol A (BPA) Market Analysis By Application (Polycarbonates, Epoxy resins) and Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Bisphenol A (BPA) is a synthetic compound derived from styrene, acrylonitrile and butadiene. It is primarily used to produce polycarbonate and is one of the key monomer in producing epoxy resins. It also plays an important role in manufacturing...

Cellulose Fibers Market Analysis By Application (Spun Yarn, Fabrics, Clothing and Other) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Cellulose fibers are obtained from various plants as well as from some plant based materials. Fibers obtained directly from natural plants are called as natural cellulose fibers. Natural cellulose fibers include cotton and linin. Fibers extracted...

1,6 Hexanediol Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth of global polyurethanes (PU) demand from key end-use industries such as infrastructure and furniture is expected to remain a key driving factor for 1, 6 hexanediol market over the next six years. Infrastructure and furniture applications account for approximately half of total PU market demand. Rigid foams manufactured from PU are extensively used in...

Personal Care Packaging Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Rising demand for cosmetic & beauty products along with advancements in packaging technology is expected to drive global personal care packaging market over the next six years. Increasing consumer preference towards sustainable and compact durable product packaging solutions is expected to have a positive impact on the market growth. Rising inclination towards...

Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Sodium lauryl sulphate (SLS) market is expected to grow significantly owing to its extensive use as soaps, detergents and cleaners. Growth in the detergents & cleaners segment is expected to be a key market driver for the SLS market owing to its property that allows separation of dirt molecules from the surface providing better contact between the product and...

Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) is primarily used as a fuel additive in the gasoline engines owing to its high oxygen content raising property. It also helps in complete combustion of fuel and reducing knocking within the engine which in turn improves the life span of the machine. The use of MTBE in fuel also helps in reducing emissions from motor vehicles....

Phosphate Rock Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global demand for phosphate rock is expected to witness a high growth over the forecast period owing to the growing consumption in the downstream sector mainly fertilizers and phosphoric acid. Fertilizers were the largest application segment of phosphate rock derivatives accounting for nearly half of the total phosphate production. Demand for phosphate rock is...

Epichlorohydrin (ECH) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growth of electrical & electronics and paints & coatings industries is expected to drive the global ECH market over the forecast period. Other ECH end-use industries include infrastructure, composites, adhesives and wind turbines. Increasing epoxy resin demand in automotive and construction is expected to further drive the global market growth. ECH product...

Melamine Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Melamine market is expected to witness substantial growth owing to increasing demand from laminates and wood adhesives market. Rising disposable income coupled with changing lifestyle of consumers are expected to be key market drivers for melamine market. Melamine market is segmented on the basis of applications such as laminates & wood adhesives, molding...

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) market is expected to grow owing to increasing stress levels in individuals on account of hormonal changes and improper diet resulting in decrease of serotonin level over the forecast period. Increasing anti-depressants demand due to growing prevalence of anxiety, induced loss of appetite and pain sensation is anticipated to...

Ethylene Oxide Market By Application (Monoethylene Glycol, Ethoxylates, Ethanolamine, Diethylene & Triethylene Glycols, Polyols, Polyethylene)Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Ethylene oxide is also known as oxirane which is an organic compound.It’s a colorless and flammable gas. Ethylene oxide is widely used across various industries for production of solvents, detergents, adhesives, antifreeze, textiles, and...

Aerospace Adhesives and Sealants Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Aerospace adhesives & sealants market is expected to witness significant growth owing to its increasing demand in aerospace end-user industry.  Substantial growth in the airline industry on account of high lifestyle of consumers coupled with high disposable income is anticipate to boost the market for commercial aircrafts which in turn will boost demand...

Inorganic Pigments Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Inorganic pigments market is expected to witness significant growth owing to increasing use in the construction and paint industries. Urbanization and rapid growth in construction activities particularly in emerging economies pose as key drives for the inorganic pigments market. In addition, growing use of inorganic pigments as colorants in the plastic industry...

Wood Activated Carbon Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global wood activated carbon market is expected to witness major expansion due to its increasing application in water treatment and food & beverage processing industries. Manufacturers of wood activated carbon are concentrated in the Asia Pacific region due to the large number of wood processing units in countries such as India, China and Malaysia. Several...

Propane Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global propane market is expected to witness tremendous growth owing to increasing demand from end-use applications including central heating and LPG. In addition, propane is also used as fuel in automobiles which is anticipated to increase its market share significantly over the forecast period. Technology innovation in internal combustion engine is expected to...

Ion Exchange Resins Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing awareness towards purification and softening of water in industrial applications is expected to play an important role in driving ion exchange resins market growth in the near future. Ion exchange resins have the ability to remove chlorine, organic compounds and radioactive elements such as uranium, thorium and lanthanum resulting in increasing...

Concrete Floor Coatings Market Analysis By Product (Epoxy, Polyaspartics), By Application (Indoor, Outdoor) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Concrete floor coatings have the ability of exhibiting excellent resistance against wear, tear, abrasion and heat. Gaining popularity of epoxy resins on account of exhibiting excellent mechanical properties and high heat resistance is expected to...

Copper Ammonium Carbonate Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Copper ammonium carbonate market is expected to grow steadily owing to its use as fungicides in the agricultural industry. In addition, it is used as a fungicide for preservation of wood in the wood industry. Rising food demand coupled with booming population are key market drivers for copper ammonium carbonate market. Focus on increasing crop yield quality owing...

Polycarbonate Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global polycarbonate market has continually witnessed considerable growth over the past few years and trend is expected to continue over the forecast period due to its widespread use in numerous end use industries such as construction, electronics, automotives and optical instruments. Due to its exceptional optical properties, it is widely used in medical equipment...

1,3 Propanediol (PDO) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

1,3 propanediol (PDO) is an organic compound that is primarily used as an immediate precursor for the production of polytrimethylene terephthalate (PTT). 1,3 PDO is also used in the formulation of various composites, adhesives, laminates, coatings and moldings that find applications in cosmetics, personal care products, detergents, engine coolants and heat transfer...

Nonwoven Filter Media Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Nonwoven filter media make use of nonwoven fabrics to remove a percentage of particulates from the liquid or gaseous fluids passing through them. They are widely used in air, gas and liquid filtration processes. The market for nonwoven filter media is primarily driven by the need for cleaner products and processes. The emerging demand for product safety, air...

Novolac Resins Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Novolac resins are type of phenolic resins. Reaction of formaldehyde and phenol in presence on acidic catalyst produces novolac resins. Phenols used in production process usually include cresol, resorcinol or bio based products such as cashew nut shell. Hexamine is usually used in production process as formaldehyde source. High strength, high thermal stability,...

Caustic Soda Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global caustic soda market is expected to witness significant growth in the upcoming years as it serves as a strong alkali compound and readily reacts with various substances including zinc and aluminum. Increasing consumption of caustic soda in industries such as pulp & paper, chemical and textiles is expected to be a primary driving force for market growth...

Fracking Chemicals and Fluids Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Shift in trend towards developing unconventional oil & gas resources is expected to drive global fracking chemicals & fluids market over the next six years. Unconventional sources of oil & gas such as shale gas and coal bed methane require hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to increase oil & gas production by creating a fracture in the reservoir. Shift...

Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) Market Analysis By Application (Appliances, Automotive, Consumer, Construction, Electrical & Electronics) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) is an engineering thermoplastic which is derived from styrene, butadiene, and acrylonitrile. Superior properties such as strength and durability at low temperatures, heat and chemical resistant and easy...

Copper Mining Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Copper is a metal and is denoted by Cu symbol. It has a high electrical and thermal conductivity by the virtue of this it is used aggressively in construction of various buildings, solar energy transmission, high speed data transmission lines, alloy materials or telecommunication instruments and storage of nuclear waste or super conductor. Apart from technological...

Purified Terephthalic Acid Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Purified terephthalic acid (PTA) market is expected to witness significant growth owing to its extensive use in packaging and textile industry. Global packaging industry is anticipated to reach USD 975 billion by 2018, which is expected to witness strong growth prospect for PTA market. Rising use of purified terephthalic acid products and expanding textile industry...

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Market Size,Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts,2014 To 2020

Global market for integrated pest management (IPM) is expected to witness substantial growth over the forecast period owing to growing demand for agricultural food production across the globe. Growing demand for high yielding crops to meet demand of ever growing population is anticipated to be the key driver for IPM practices. Growing awareness among farmers regarding pest control measures...

Hydrochloric Acid (HCl) Market Analysis Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global hydrochloric acid (HCl) or muriatic acid market is poised to witness growth over the forecast period owing to increasing demand from application industries such as water treatment, food processing and oil & gas. In addition, growing HCl use in steel and pharmaceutical industry is expected to drive the market over the next six years. However, uncertain...

Ethylene Glycols Market Analysis By Product (MEG, DEG, TEG), By Application (PET, Polyester Fibers, Antifreeze, Films) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

When ethylene oxide is processed further, it forms a sweet tasting colorless liquid called ethylene glycol/ monoethylene glycol (MEG). MEG is the most widely used glycol in the global market. Manufacture of MEG from ethylene oxide coproduces...

Methyl Di-p-phenylene Isocyanate (MDI) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global methyl di-p-phenylene isocyanate (MDI) market is expected to witness substantial growth over the forecast period owing to its widespread applications in polyurethane foams, adhesives, paints & coatings, construction and automotive industry. Growing automotive and construction industry particularly in emerging economies including China and India is likely...

Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) Market Analysis By Application (Automotive, Coating, Electrical and Electronics, Filter & Filter Bags, Industrial) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) is a wholly aromatic, crystalline polymer containing sulfide linkages. PPS is a polymer member of a high performance thermoplastics (HPTPs) family. These HPTPs are low volume, high priced polymers which are used in...

Polyisobutylene (PIB) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global polyisobutylene (PIB) market growth is expected to be fueled by rising demand for tires & tubes in the automotive industry. In addition, growing demand for sealants & adhesives in the construction industry is anticipated to augment market demand. Potential growth in medical packaging also presents good opportunities for the PIB market. However,...

Diammonium Hydrogen Phosphate (DAP) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing agriculture sector leading to increase in demand for fertilizers is expected to fuel the market for diammonium hydrogen phosphate (DAP) during the forecast period. Increasing dependence on fertilizers due to the shrinking cultivable land and requirement for higher production yield of crops for the ever-growing population is likely to aid market growth....

Aniline Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing demand for polyurethane rigid foams is expected to remain a key factor driving global aniline market growth. More than half the global aniline production is attributed to methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) production. MDI plays vital role in manufacturing rigid polyurethane (PU) foams. Increasing demand for PU insulation in construction, automotives...

Agricultural Biologicals Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global agricultural biologicals market is likely to witness significant growth due to rising demand for bio-based products in the agricultural sector. Government regulations supporting use of bio-based products for agriculture and rising global food demand is expected to drive market growth over the forecast period. In addition, high yield and improved nutrition...

Cellulose Ethers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Cellulose ethers are primarily used as stabilizers, viscosity agents and thickeners in food, pharmaceuticals, personal care, chemicals, textiles, construction, paper, and adhesives applications. Increasing construction spending particularly in emerging markets of Asia Pacific and Latin America is expected to drive the construction industry globally. Government...

Bentonite Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing oil & gas drilling activities coupled with growing application scope in geosynthetic clay liners and medical industry is expected to drive global bentonite market over the next six years. Increasing production capacities along with ever expanding bentonite demand from oil & gas industry as a drilling mud additive is expected to have a positive...

Power Transformers Market Analysis By Product (100 MVA to 500 MVA, 501 MVA to 800 MVA, 801 MVA to 1200 MVA) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Power transformers are devices that facilitate transfer of power between electrical networks of different voltages. They are used in high voltage transmission network for step-up or step-down application. Transformers aid in power transmission,...

Chemical Distribution Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The chemical industry produces essential raw materials and supplies for companies in the manufacturing and industrial sectors. Its diverse set of more than 100,000 products includes petrochemicals, polymers, solvents and application-driven and customized specialty chemicals required for the cosmetic or food industry. These chemicals can be distributed by pipelines,...

Subsea Production and Processing Systems Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

High energy demand coupled with continuous conventional onshore petroleum reserves depletion are expected to drive the global subsea production & processing equipment market. Exploration & production in deepwater and ultra deepwater acreages have witnessed increased attention owing to growing global energy requirement. Rapid development of subsea technology...

P-Phenylenediamine (PPD) Market Analysis and Segment Forecasts To 2020

P-Phenylenediamine known as “coal tar dye” is an organic compound derived from benzene. It has a boiling point of 267 °C and a melting point of 145 °C.-147 °C and has a slight aroma. P-Phenylenediamine is also called as P-diamine benzene, 1-4 diamonibenzene, pelagol D, renal PF, futramine D, etc. P-Phenylenediamine has applications in engineering polymers, composites,...

Industrial Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Surging demand for end-use specific coating solutions coupled with technological advancements in this field has been the major factors driving industrial coatings market over the past few years. Global industrial coatings market is highly dynamic in nature owing to its varied application in several end-use industries such as automotive, buildings &...

Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing synthetic rubber demand in various end-use industries is expected to drive global ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) market over the next six years. Global synthetic rubber industry has witnessed a surge in EPDM membranes demand for roofing applications in low-slope buildings. Increasing construction and renovation activities coupled with growing...

Glycolic Acid Market Analysis By Application (Personal Care, Household Cleaning, Industrial) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Glycolic acid is an acid of the Alpha Hydroxyl Group which is obtained naturally form fruits and vegetables such as sugar beets, unripe grapes, pineapple and sugarcane. It can be manufactured commercially using formaldehyde. Application areas of...

Acrylic Acid Market Analysis By Product (Acrylate Esters, Glacial Acrylic Acid) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Acrylic acid is one of the simplest carboxylic acids, existing in polymerized form and possesses pungent odor and corrosive properties. Acrylic acid and its derivatives find applications across a host of industries such as paint and coating,...

Amino Acids Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Amino Acids come together to form proteins; they are organic in nature. They are made from carboxylic acid and amine functional groups; nitrogen, oxygen, hydrogen, sulfur and carbon are key elements of amino acids. They are energy resources and can form hair, skin, muscles, organs and tissues. They are essential for good health and all the metabolic processes in...

Injection Molded Plastics Market (Polypropylene, ABS, HDPE, Polystyrene) Analysis By Application (Packaging, Consumables and Electronics, Automotive, Building and Construction) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Injection molding is a manufacturing process of producing an article by forcing molten plastic material under pressure into a mold where it is cooled, solidified and subsequently released by opening the two halves of the mold. It is used for both...

Fatty Esters Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Fatty esters are expected to witness tremendous growth owing to its increasing use in personal care including cosmetics, lubricants, paper and food products. Growing demand for fatty esters for industrial applications owing to its environment friendliness is expected to augment market growth over the forecast period. In addition, growing consumer preference towards...

Synthetic Lubricants (Group IV, Group V) Market Analysis By Product (PAO, Esters, PAG), By Application (Engine Oils, HTF, Transmission Fluids, Metalworking Fluids) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Synthetic Lubricants are manufactured by chemical synthesis of refinery by products and comprise of group IV base oils (Polyalphaolefins) and group V base oils. (Polyakylene glycols and esters) .Synthetic lubricants are superior to...

Personal Care Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Personal care market is expected to be fueled on account of growing demand for gender-specific products such as shampoos, conditioners, shaving creams and face masks and peels. In addition, escalating demand for products performing numerous functions such as toothpastes with whitening effect, moisturizers with sun protection and shower & bath products with...

Xylene Market Analysis Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing polymer and petrochemical sector coupled with increasing demand for PET, leather and rubber are expected to drive xylene market over the next six years. In addition, increasing use of polyesters in textile industry is anticipated to augment the xylene market growth over the forecast period. Favorable government regulations supporting bio-based chemicals in...

Lubricants Market Industrial (Process Oils, General Industrial Oils, Metal Working Fluids, Industrial Engine Oils), Automotive (Heavy-Duty Engine Oils, Hydraulic & Transmission Fluid, Gear Oil, Passenger Vehicle Engine Oils, Automatic Transmission Fluid, Gear Oil) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Growth of the global automobile industry had been driving demand for lubricants in the past. However, due to global economic recession in 2008-09, sales of automobiles decreased, which took a toll on lubricant sales. Asia Pacific owing to...

Explosives and Blasting Agent Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Explosives are mixtures or chemical compounds that decompose or burn rapidly, which generates large amount of heat, gas and pressure. Explosives can be classified into class A (most dangerous), class B (highly explosive) and class C (contains small amount of Class A and Class B explosives) explosives. Blasting agents are mixtures or materials that contain an...

Asia Pacific (India, China, Japan) Adhesives And Sealants Market Analysis By Technology (Water-Based, Solvent-Based, Hot Melt, Reactive), By Product (Acrylic, PVA, Polyurethane), By Application (Pressure Sensitive Applications, Construction, Automotive) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Asia Pacific is the largest consumer for adhesives and sealants in the global market. The region accounted for 42.6% of total adhesives consumed globally in 2013. The growth of adhesives in this region is primarily driven by rapid...

Drilling Fluids Market Analysis By Product (OBF, SBF, WBF) By Application (Offshore, Onshore) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Growing demand for crude oil and natural gas has been prompting exploration and production companies to get involved in extensive drilling activities. The global rig count (including both land and offshore rigs) was 2,304 units in 2009 which saw...

Powder Coatings Market Analysis By Application (Automotive, Consumer Goods, General Industry, Architectural, Furniture) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Powder coatings, as the name suggest is a form of paint in the powder form. Powder coatings are made by grinding a mixture of resins, pigments and curatives among others to from a powder and are then sprayed onto the surface to be coated. The...

Thermic Fluids Market Analysis By Product (Mineral Oils, Aromatics, Glycols, Silicones), By Application (Oil & Gas, Food & Beverages, Chemical Industry, CSP, Plastics, Pharmaceuticals, HVAC) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Thermic fluids have various applications in number of processes across various industries. These fluids are required to maintain the temperature of the processing machines and carry the heat energy which is produced during the process. Major end...

Gelatin Market Analysis By Raw Material (Pig Skin, Bovine Hides, Bones), By Application (Food & Beverage, Nutraceuticals, Pharmaceuticals, Photography, Cosmetics) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Gelatin is obtained either by the acid manufacturing process or alkali manufacturing process. The acid manufacturing process is generally used on pig skin, while the alkali manufacturing process is used on bovine hides or collagen sources, where...

Textile Chemicals Market Analysis By Product (Coating & Sizing Chemicals, Colorants & Auxiliaries, Finishing Agents, Surfactants, Desizing Agents, Bleaching Agents, Yarn Lubricants) And Segment Forecast To 2020

April 2014

Textile chemicals are used in the manufacturing of textiles as they optimize and improve the manufacturing process. They are useful in providing the final products with specific properties are functions such as flame retardant fabrics, airbags in...

Urethane Adhesives Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing construction and infrastructure spending, particularly in emerging markets of BRIC nations is expected to drive the global urethane adhesives market over the next six years. Urethane adhesives have a competitive edge over other adhesives in terms of their properties such as flexibility, elasticity and compatibility with various substrates such as...

PP (Polypropylene) Nonwoven Fabric Market Analysis By Product (Spunbonded, Staples, Meltblown, Composite) And Segment Forecast To 2020

April 2014

Polypropylene nonwoven fabric has been increasingly gaining acceptance and importance in the recent past owing to its superior quality over other nonwoven fabric mainly for manufacturing hygiene products. Polypropylene (fiber and polymer) is the...

Ceramide Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

A white crystalline substance which is almost odorless are known as Ceramides. They have a boiling point of over 300°C. Ceramides are soluble in DMSO and ethanol and they belong to the family of waxy lipid molecules. They are made up of a fatty acid and sphingosine and can be generated through the de novo pathway, through the breakdown of complex sphingolipids...

Acrylic Resins Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing market penetration in medical devices and automotive industry is expected to remain a key driving factor for acrylic resins market demand over the forecast period. Acrylic resins are widely used to manufacture automotive interiors, exterior panels and instrument clusters. Growth of automotive industry, particularly in China, India and Brazil, coupled...

Ceramic Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing application of high performance and durable coatings in several end-use industries such as automotive, aerospace, electronics and consumer goods is expected to drive ceramic coatings market demand. Growing demand for wash proof coatings in automotive and aerospace industries along with growth of these individual industries is expected to fuel the market...

Bitumen Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Bitumen is petroleum product derived from heavy crude oil having an American Petroleum Institute (API) gravity of less than 10. It is referred to as Asphalt in the U.S. and is extensively used in road construction and as a waterproofing agent....

Antimicrobial Coatings Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Antimicrobial coatings are used to protect surfaces from micro-organisms including parasites, bacteria, germs and fungi. Initially introduced to inhibit the effect of micro-organisms in the surfaces to which they were applied to; increasing...

Aerospace Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing preventive maintenance techniques used in OEMs to reduce overall manufacturing cost is expected to drive aerospace coatings market growth in the near future. Aerospace coatings play an important role in providing corrosion protection, solar heat shielding, fog repellence and ultra-violet, abrasion & wear resistance to aircraft surfaces. These...

Mining Equipment Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Growing mining activities on a global level are expected to be the key driving force for the global mining equipment market over the next six years. Mining activities are particularly prevalent in Asia Pacific nations of China, India and...

Plasticizer Alcohol Market Analysis Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global demand for plasticizer alcohol is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period owing to widespread use of plasticizers in numerous end-use industries including automotive, construction, chemical processing, plastics and paints & coatings. Increasing application scope for PVC plastics over the past few years has triggered the demand for...

Adhesives and Sealants Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Adhesive refers to any binding substance applied to the surface of other materials to avoid separation. Adhesives were commercially developed in 1960 and are available in both natural and synthetic form. On the other hand sealants are available...

Styrene Butadiene Rubber (SBR) Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

SBR is a form of synthetic rubber manufactured by the polymerization of butadiene with styrene in the ratio of 3:1. SBR is manufactured by the polymerization of styrene and butadiene using two different processes. SBR is commercially available as...

Biocides Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

Biocides are used to prevent damages caused by microbes or other organisms. They protect industrial products and consumer goods as well as animals and human beings. In contrast to the closely related crop protection products that are utilized in...

Acetic Acid Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

Acetic Acid is a carboxylic acid and is used across a host of industrial and household applications. Synthetic acetic acid is manufactured by methanol carbonylation or methyl acetate carbonylation or butane/naphtha oxidation. Acetic acid is one...

Adipic Acid Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts to 2020

February 2014

Adipic acid is the most widely used dicarboxylic acid for industrial applications and is mainly used for the production of nylon for composite materials which are further used for manufacturing automobile components. Other applications of adipic...

Epoxy Resins Market Analysis, By Application (Paints & Coatings, Electrical & Electronics, Building & Construction, Wind Energy, Adhesives) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

Global epoxy resins market demand is expected to increase due to favorable properties for use in laminates, jewelry, insulators and industry applications to inhibit corrosion. Epoxy resins are being extensively used in insulating applications...

Biofertilizers Market Analysis By Product (Nitrogen Fixation, Phosphate Solubilizing) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2014

Soil contamination and environmental hazard from the injudicious and excessive application of agrochemicals on crops has been a key issue for the industry in recent times. Additionally, the risk to human health has also led to stringent...

Rigid Polyurethane (PU) Foams Market Analysis By Product (Molded Foam Parts, Slabstock Polyether, Slabstock Polyester) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2014

Growth of construction industry mainly in China, India and Brazil is expected to boost the demand for rigid polyurethane foams over the next decade. Polyurethane exists in various forms ranging from rigid or flexible foams to stiff and strong...

Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) Market Analysis By Application (Construction, Electronics, Automotive, Signs & Display), By Product (Extruded Sheets, Cell Cast Sheet & Blocks, Pellets, Beads) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2014

Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) is a thermoplastic polymer of Methyl Methacrylate (MMA). It is a clear, strong and lightweight plastic generally used as a substitute to glass due to its energy efficiency and weather resistance. It is available in...

Titanium Dioxide Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) or titania is a freely occurring oxide of titanium and is generally sourced from minerals including ilmenite, anatase and rutile. However, close to half of the global volume of tiatnium dioxide is sourced from ilmenite, which is the most widespread titanium dioxide bearing ore in the world. The process involves the mixing of...

Industrial Sludge Treatment Chemicals Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Industrial sludge treatment chemicals are extensively used in order to purify water before it can be reused or released into the atmosphere. Industrial sludge contains a combination of compounds of agricultural value (nitrogen, organic matter, phosphorous etc) and pollutants (metals, pathogens, organic pollutants). The market for these chemicals is expected to grow...

Ozone Generation Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The world today is facing a serious threat from diseases caused due to contaminated water. Increasing rate of industrialization mainly in emerging economies has been one of the major factors causing water pollution. In order to disinfect the polluted water and make it safe drinkable and useable, regulatory bodies across various nations have been supporting the use...

Adsorbents Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Rapid industrialization, mainly in the emerging economies of China and India, has been one of the major factors driving the global adsorbent sales. Adsorbents are widely used for removing and control trace contaminants from various industrial processes such as producing low sulfur fuels. Adsorbents are extensively used for a wide range application ranging from...

Catalyst Regeneration Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Stringent regulation in order to produce sulfur free clean fuels has been driving the demand for hydroprocessing catalysts. At the same time decreasing refinery margins has been pushing major refiners towards cost optimization. Catalyst regeneration emerged as the most feasible and suitable solution addressing all of the aforementioned challenges. Regenerated...

Construction Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The growth of construction industry mainly in the emerging economies of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) has been one of the major factors driving the demand for construction coatings in the world. The growth global market for construction coatings is directly proportional to the growth of global construction industry.  ...

Thermal Management Technologies Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Thermal management products are used in order to enable heat dissipation in electronic devices, thus enhancing performance and reliability. Technological developments have led to the commercialization of advanced devices that possess high computational power; in addition, reducing form factors has compelled the need for effective thermal management. Industries...

Optical Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Optical coatings are made of a combination of thin film layers, which create interference effects for enhancing the reflection or transmission properties in an optical system. The number and thickness of layers as well as the difference in the refractive index at the layer interfaces determine the overall performance of the coating. They can be created by the...

Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Shift in trend towards replacing metals with light eight elements mainly in electrical and automotive industry around the world has been one of the major factors driving the demand for polyether ether ketone (PEEK). PEEK is one of the many members of thermoplastic family. PEEK is a high performance thermoplastic with unique characteristics designed especially for...

Graphene Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The remarkable properties of graphene are expected to have game changing effects across a large range of applications and end users. Its properties of strength and light weight coupled with its ability to conduct heat and electricity more efficiently than any other element, is expected to open various avenues for its utilization.  ...

Intumescent Coatings Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Intumescent coatings are a form of passive fire protection commonly used in the construction industry to increase the fire resistance of structural members, by up to one to three hours, as required by the structural fire design codes. These coatings provide protection owing to their properties of swelling in controlled manner to many times its original thickness...

Biopesticides Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing environmental concerns regarding the use of synthetic (chemical-based) pesticides coupled with government support in many countries have been acting as major factors fueling the demand for biopesticides. Biopesticides are pesticides which are derived from renewable materials such as plants, animals, bacteria and some minerals. Biopesticides are used to...

Herbicides Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Growing food demand on account of increasing global population has been acting as one of the major macro factors driving the demand for herbicides. In order to cater to the growing food demand, there is an increase in the overall planted acreage around the world which has been boosting the demand for herbicides in the recent past. Herbicides protect crops from...