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Research Reports in Specialty Polymers

Liquid Crystal Polymers (LCP) Market Analysis By Application (Electrical & Electronics, Industrial Machinery, Automotive) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2015

Global liquid crystal polymers (LCP) market demand was 42.8 kilo tons in 2012. Rapid miniaturization of electronic components such as connectors and surface mount devices is expected to remain a key driving factor for global LCP market over the...

Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR) Powder Market Analysis By Product (Linear, Cross-Linked), By Application (PVC Modifier, Automotive, Construction, Footwear, Consumer Goods) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Increasing high quality plasticizers demand owing to additional mechanical properties is expected to be the key driver for global nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) powder market. Increasing modified plastics demand in high end applications such as...

Specialty And High Performance Films Market Analysis By Product (Polyester, Nylon, Fluoropolymer, Polycarbonate), By Application (Barrier, Safety, Decorative, Microporous), By End-Use (Packaging, Personal Care, Electrical & Electronics, Automotive, Construction) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Growing demand for durable & high tensile packaging materials with chemical resistant properties has led to the growth of specialty & high performance films market. Packaging market developments, especially, flexible packaging for food...

Synthetic Paper Market Analysis By Product (Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene, High-Density Polyethylene), By Application (Label, Non-Label) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

October 2014

Global synthetic paper market demand is expected to witness sharp growth due to their physical characteristics including durability and high tear resistance, along with superior chemical properties, make them ideal for labeling applications....

Low Profile Additives (LPA) Market Analysis By Product (PVAc, PMMA, PS, HDPE), By Application (SMC/BMC, Pultrusion, RTM) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

September 2014

Low profile additives are thermoplastic/elastomeric polymers that are added to polyester or glass composites during formulation in order to improve surface finish and avoid shrinkage. Composites undergo high volumetric shrinkage during...

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

Positive outlook towards global paints & coatings market coupled with growing end-use specific coating materials demand is expected to drive specialty coatings growth. Increasing customer needs including high performance, improved durability and extended service life is estimated to augment specialty coatings demand over the forecast period. These coatings are...

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

Global increase in demand for polymeric foams coupled with growth of end-user industries such as infrastructure and appliances is expected remain a key driving factor for blowing agents market over the next six years. Blowing agents are primarily used as adhesives for polymer industry to employ specific foam properties such as weight reduction, acoustics and shock...

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

Global waterproofing chemicals market growth can be attributed to the increasing demand for application specific specialty chemicals coupled with technological advancements in construction chemicals. Rising demand for highly flexible, heat and liquid resistant waterproofing chemicals is estimated to fuel market growth over the next few years. Improving...

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

Geomembrane market is anticipated to witness growth owing to aaste management and water management programs in countries such as India, China, Germany and Eastern European countries. In addition, mining applications in the Middle East, Africa, Peru and Chile contribute to its growth. Rise in abundant solid and liquid waste due to the growing urbanization and rise...

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

Growing cement concrete demand possessing high workability & fluidity properties along with low water requirement has led to superplasticizers market growth. Improving global infrastructure coupled with technological advancements in terms of rapid and durable constructions is expected to have a positive impact on superplasticizers market over the next few...

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

Growing construction industry in emerging markets of Asia Pacific and Latin America are expected remain key factors driving the global market. Growing residential, commercial and industrial infrastructure in developing economies is expected further drive the global market growth. High admixtures demand in concrete mixing on account of its ability to improve...

Bio Based Polymethylmethacrylate (Bio PMMA) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Increasing demand for sustainable polymers and growing application scope are expected to remain key driving factors for the bio based polymethylmetahcrylate (PMMA) market. Volatile petrochemical prices coupled with depleting fossil fuel reserves is expected to significantly augment bio PMMA market growth over the forecast period. Bio PMMA products are cheaper in...

Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) Films Market Analysis By Water Soluble Applications (Detergent Packaging, Agrochemical Packaging, Laundry Bags, Embroidery), Polarizer Application (LCD Panels) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) films are manufactured using vinyl acetate monomer. PVA is resistant to oil, solvent and grease. It is a superior adhesive and its water soluble properties make it ideally suited for use in packaging application. PVA films...

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

Increasing infrastructure spending coupled with escalating demand for high performance and durable coating materials for construction components is expected to drive global architectural coatings market. These coatings are employed to prevent corrosion & rusting of metallic parts of tanks, radiators, fences and metal furniture. Architectural coatings also find...

Thermoplastic Polyolefins (TPO) Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Shift in trend to replace PVC (polyvinyl chloride) owing to growing environmental concerns in major end use industries such as automotive and construction around the world has been boosting the demand for TPOs (thermoplastic polyolefins) in the...

Copolyester Elastomers (COPEs) Market Analysis By Application (Automotive, Electrical, Industrial, Medical) Trend And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Shift in trend towards replacing metals, rubbers and polymers which are hazardous to the environment has been acting as one of the primary factors driving the demand for thermoplastic elastomers in the recent past. Copolyester elastomers (COPEs) emerged as one of the fastest growing member of the thermoplastic elastomer family. Growing...

Styrenic Block Copolymer (SBCs) Market Analysis By Product (SBS, SIS, HSBC), By Application (Paving and Roofing, Footwear, Advanced Materials, Adhesives, Sealants, Coatings) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Styrenic block copolymers commonly known as SBCs are the largest consumed member of thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) family. SBCs are used for variety of application which requires high performance polymers. SBCs have properties similar to that of...

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

The global isobutanol market is expected to witness significant growth as a biofuel owing to its growing preference as a substitute for ethanol in gasoline blends due its high energy density. Isobutanol is used as an immediate raw material in the production of isobutyl acetate. Isobutyl acetate is used widely in the production of lacquer and coatings along with...

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

Global construction chemicals market is anticipated to witness substantial growth on account of increasing global residential, commercial, industrial and infrastructural projects. Increasing government spending on infrastructural projects especially in developing economies including India, China and Malaysia is likely to boost construction chemical market over the next six years. Growing...

Fluorotelomers Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Fluorotelomers are primarily fluorocarbon based telomers or oligomers, manufactured by telomerization. Fluorotelomers find applications in fire fighting foams, food packaging, stain resistance and textiles. Fluorotelomers are also applied to food...

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

Global disposable gloves market demand is expected to witness growth on account of rising awareness regarding general well-being and disease prevention over the forecast period. Disposable gloves are well-suited to the healthcare industry in terms of hygiene, safety and cost-effectiveness. In addition, the market is likely to be driven by growing food and beverage...

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

Bioplastics refer to a family of plastics which are derived from bio-based material such as plant and animals rather than petroleum. These materials could be biodegradable or non biodegradable in nature. The development of these materials is expected to significantly save the consumption of petroleum for manufacturing of plastics. Furthermore, the improvement in...