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Global Specialty Chemicals Market by Product and by Geography to 2025

Author: Vrushali Girme
by Vrushali Girme
Posted: Jan 12, 2019

Specialty chemicals are the most used chemicals in various industries ranging from oil & gas to food & beverage to paper & pulp. These chemicals help in production of high quality products with desired characteristics for each industry. The use of these chemicals has been increasing in the recent years owing to high demand for better quality products with higher shelf-life.

The Specialty Chemicals Market has been witnessing significant growth over the past few years owing to, increasing demand for high performance coatings, emerging applications of specialty coatings, and increasing demand for specialty coating in oil & gas industry. Furthermore, growing R&D on development of new and innovative products is anticipated to offer significant growth opportunities in the coming years. However, stringent regulations on governing specialty chemicals particularly in food & beverage and cosmetic industries is expected to restraint the market growth to a certain extent during the forecast period.

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The report provides forecast and analysis of the global specialty chemicals market. It provides market overview of global specialty chemicals market in terms of revenue (in USD Mn). Furthermore, the report includes drivers, restraints, trends and opportunity of the specialty chemicals market and their impact on each country during the forecast period.

The Key Players included in the Global Specialty Chemicals Market:

  • The Dow Chemical Co.
  • Bayer AG
  • AkzoNobel N.V.
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • Chemtura Corporation
  • Rhodia S.A.
  • Clariant AG
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Novozymes A/S

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Regional Overview:

The specialty chemicals market based on the product is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. The North American market is further segmented into US and Canada. The Europe market is categorized into UK, Germany, and France. The market for specialty chemicals in Asia Pacific is segmented into Japan, China, and India. The Latin American market is categorized as Mexico and Brazil. The Middle East & Africa region is classified as South Africa, Saudi Arabia, and UAE.

Asia Pacific held the largest share of specialty chemicals market owing to factors such as, increasing number of manufacturing plants in China & India, growing construction industry, increase in the production of automobiles, and infrastructure improvement in Asian countries. Middle Eastern region is expected to offer significant growth opportunities during the forecast period owing to growth in oil & gas industry, rise in number of constructions, and investments to improve manufacturing plants in the region.

Global Specialty Chemicals Market - by Product

  • Cosmetic Chemicals
  • Surfactants
  • Single-use Additives
  • Emollients, Film Formers, & Moisturizers
  • Others
  • Food Additives
  • Flavor Enhancers
  • Food Flavors
  • Hydrocolloids
  • Others
  • Enzymes
  • Preservatives
  • Colorants
  • Emulsifiers
  • Others
  • Water Treatment Chemicals
  • Biocides & Disinfectants
  • Anti-Foaming Agents
  • Corrosion & Scale Inhibitors
  • pH Adjusters & Softeners
  • Coagulants & Flocculants
  • Activated Carbon
  • Others
  • Textile Chemicals
  • Finishing Chemicals
  • Coating & Sizing Chemicals
  • Colorants & Auxiliaries
  • Others
  • Desizing Agents
  • Surfactants
  • Yarn Lubricants
  • Bleaching Agents
  • Construction Chemicals
  • Asphalt Additives
  • Adhesives & Sealants
  • Protective Coatings
  • Concrete Admixtures
  • Others
  • Paper & Pulp Chemicals
  • Process Chemicals
  • Pigments & Fillers
  • Coating chemicals
  • Bleaching & RCF Chemicals.
  • Functional Chemicals
  • Others
  • Oil Field Chemicals
  • Cementing Chemicals
  • Fracturing Chemicals
  • Drilling Fluids
  • Acidizing Chemicals
  • Oil Production Chemicals
  • Others
  • Ink Additives
  • Others

Key Features of the Study:

  • This report provides in-depth analysis of the Global Specialty Chemicals Market and provides market size in USD Mn and cumulative Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) (%) for the forecast period (2018-2025), 2017 being the base year.
  • The report provides insights about factors affecting the market growth.
  • It provides historical and forecasts revenue of the market segments and sub-segments with respect to four main geographies and their countries- North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa.
  • It highlights the revenue mixes across different segments and points out the investment opportunities for this market.
  • It profiles leading players in the Global Specialty Chemicals Market based on the parameters like Company Overview, Financial Performances, Product Portfolio, Geographical Presence, Future Plans, Key Developments, Strategic Alliances, Mergers and Acquisitions.

Table of Contents

The market report includes the following sections:

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Global Specialty Chemicals Market by Market Dynamics

3.1 Drivers

3.2 Restraints

3.3 Opportunities

Chapter 4 Global Specialty Chemicals Market by Product

4.1 Cosmetic Chemicals

4.1.1 Surfactants

4.1.2 Single-use Additives

4.1.3 Emollients, Film Formers, & Moisturizers

4.1.4 Others

4.2 Food Additives

4.2.1 Flavor Enhancers

4.2.2 Food Flavors

4.2.3 Hydrocolloids

4.2.4 Others Enzymes Preservatives Colorants Emulsifiers Others

4.3 Water Treatment Chemicals

4.3.1 Biocides & Disinfectants

4.3.2 Anti-Foaming Agents

4.3.3 Corrosion & Scale Inhibitors

4.3.4 pH Adjusters & Softeners

4.3.5 Coagulants & Flocculants

4.3.6 Activated Carbon

4.3.7 Others

4.4 Textile Chemicals

4.4.1 Finishing Chemicals

4.4.2 Coating & Sizing Chemicals

4.4.3 Colorants & Auxiliaries

4.4.4 Others Desizing Agents Surfactants Yarn Lubricants Bleaching Agents

4.5 Construction Chemicals

4.5.1 Asphalt Additives

4.5.2. Adhesives & Sealants

4.5.3 Protective Coatings

4.5.4 Concrete Admixtures

4.5.5 Others

4.6 Paper & Pulp Chemicals

4.6.1 Process Chemicals

4.6.2 Pigments & Fillers

4.6.3 Coating chemicals

4.6.4 Bleaching & RCF Chemicals.

4.6.5. Functional Chemicals

4.6.6. Others

4.7 Oil Field Chemicals

4.7.1 Cementing Chemicals

4.7.2 Fracturing Chemicals

4.7.3 Drilling Fluids

4.7.4 Acidizing Chemicals

4.7.5 Oil Production Chemicals

4.7.6 Others

4.8 Ink Additives

4.9 Others

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