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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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

Furfural is an organic compound produced from a variety of agricultural byproducts such as sawdust, corncobs, oat and wheat bran. Furfural is used in different applications which include furfuryl alcohol, agro chemical intermediates, pharmaceuticals, food industry, fragrance and chemical compounds. Furfuryl alcohol is the most...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Activated Carbon(Charcoal,Coal) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Activated carbon is a type of non graphitic carbon, produced through activation of carbonaceous material such as woodchips, coal, sawdust, coconut shells, lignite, bamboo, paddy husk etc. Activation process involves two stages: First carbonizing the raw material and then activate it using chemicals or steam. There are three...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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,...

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...

Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR) Market Analysis By Application (Hose, Belting &Cable, Adhesive & Sealants, Industrial & Medical Gloves, Seals & O-Rings, Molded & Extruded Products) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR), also termed as Buna-N, is generally manufactured for hydrocarbon services. In the industries such as natural gas and petroleum, the use of NBR is generally identified. It is similar to synthetic rubber copolymer of...

Natural Oil Polyols (NOP) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

In order to reduce dependency on petrochemicals for polyols production, partly on account of volatile feedstock prices, the industry has shifted its focus towards the development of bio-based polyols which in turn is expected to drive NOP market growth over the forecast period. Growing environmental concerns regarding various hazards associated with conventional...

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...

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...

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

May 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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

Growth of global personal care industry has been acting as one of the major factors driving the demand for amines. In addition, growth of agriculture market mainly in the U.S., Brazil, India and China has also played a major role in boosting the demand for amines. Amines are organic compounds which are industrially produced by alkylation of ammonia with...

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...