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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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

May 2014

Growth in global shipping is expected to drive marine lubricant market demand. It is estimated that over 90% of world trade is done through sea and seaborne trade has grown approx. 400% in the past years. The primary function of...

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

May 2014

Organic compound butane falls in the alkane group of compounds, which exists in gaseous state at room temperatures. This odorless gas is made up of hydrogen and carbon atoms. N-butane and isobutene are its isomeric forms, n-butane being the more...

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...

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...

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...

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....