Research and Markets: Global Polyurethane (PU) Dispersions (Aqueous And Solvent) Market Report For Textiles, Natural Leather Finishing, Synthetic Leather Production And Other Applications 2012 - 2018
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/trf8qx/polyurethane_pu) has announced the addition of the "Polyurethane (PU) Dispersions (Aqueous And Solvent) Market For Textiles, Natural Leather Finishing, Synthetic Leather Production And Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2012 - 2018" report to their offering.
The demand for polyurethane dispersions in 2012 was 267.1 kilo tons and is forecast to reach 369.3 kilo tons by the end of 2018, growing at a CAGR of 5.5% between 2012 and 2018.
The demand for polyurethane dispersions is mainly triggered by growing demand from the coatings and adhesive industry. In the coming years, the new regulations that limit the amount of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) allowed in paints, adhesives, coatings and other such products, is expected to provide potential opportunities for the market to flourish.
This market research report by Transparency Market Research estimates and analyses the global demand for polyurethane dispersions in terms of revenue (USD million) and volume (kilo tons) for the six year period from 2012 to 2018. It offers information on the driving and restraining factors, latest trends influencing the market and opportunities available in the near future for the polyurethane dispersions market.
The demand for polyurethane dispersions is mainly fueled by growing demand from the synthetic leather production industry. This report segments the market based on applications such as textile finishing, synthetic leather production and natural leather finishing. Key product segments analyzed, estimated and forecasted in this report include solvent-based and water-based PUDs for the period from 2011 to 2018.
The PUD market is also analyzed based on regional outlook, segmenting the market into key regions such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. Each of the these geographic areas are further segmented based on PUD applications, and thorough analysis and forecast of each application in terms of revenue and volume for the period from 2011 to 2018 has been included in the report.
The market research study includes product value chain analysis with detailed description beginning with raw material right up to its end use. The report provides an analysis based on Porter's five forces to pinpoint the pros and cons of various factors influencing the PUD industry. This helps the various market participants such as potential new entrants, suppliers of raw materials, substitutes, and buyers, in their strategy making process.
Key Topics Covered:
Chapter 1 Preface
Chapter 2 Executive Summary
Chapter 3 Market Overview
Chapter 4 Polyurethane Dispersions - Product Segment Analysis
Chapter 5 Polyurethane Dispersions - Application Analysis
Chapter 6 Polyurethane Dispersions - Regional Analysis
Chapter 7 Company Profiles
7.1 Alberdingk Boley, Inc.
7.2 Bayer MaterialScience AG
7.3 BASF SE
7.4 Chemtura Corporation
7.5 Cytec Industries Inc.
7.6 Dow Chemical Company
7.7 Hauthaway Corporation
7.9 Mitsui Chemicals Inc.
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