Thermosets Resin - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016

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Dublin, Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dublin - Research and Markets
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Global Market Watch:

The thermoset resins market is expected to reach 95.5 million tons by 2016 primarily supported by the segments unsaturated polyesters (UP), phenol-formaldehyde (PF) and epoxy/polyepoxide resins with their end-users plywood, furniture/bedding, building & construction, automotive, consumer products, electronic and etc...

Polyurethanes (PU) market is expected to reach 28.2 million tons by 2016, backed up with their major end-use segments (furniture/bedding, construction, automotive and electronic) in emerging countries across world.

Globally, unsaturated polyesters (UP) and phenol-formaldehyde (PF) together account for approximately 30% of the market are expected to support the thermosets industry going forward.

Geographical analysis shows that the highest Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 11.7% is anticipated from Asia-Pacific region during the analysis period, 2011-2016. Polyurethanes (PU) market in Europe is not much far behind compared to Asia-Pacific with a CAGR of 11.1%. Epoxy / Polyepoxide resins market Europe stands as the fastest growing region with a CAGR of 12.5%, while The Americas forecasts to drive with a growth rate of 10.2%.

Report Focus:

The Thermosets Resin - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016' reviews the latest trends in plastics industry with a perceptive to identify the near-future growth prospects. The plastics industry is a fragmented market with multiple market participants, opens up numerous investment opportunities. The major investment focus is packaging business. An in-depth analysis across the geographic regions provides strategic business intelligence for the industry investments. The study offers profitable investment strategies for R&D organizations, plastic manufacturing units, distributors, Contract Research Organizations (CROs) and many more in preferred locations.

The report primarily focuses on:

  • Latest Market Trends
  • Region-wise Demand Factor
  • Key Growth Areas
  • Market Sizes
  • Key Competitors Edge
  • Investment Strategies

Companies Mentioned

  • A.G. Petzetakis
  • AEP Industries
  • ALPLA-WERKE AlwinLehner GbmH & Co. Kg
  • Abu Dhabi Polymers Ltd (Borouge)
  • American Packaging Corporation
  • Arkema
  • Asahi Kasei Chemicals Corp.
  • BASF Corporation
  • BWAY Holding Company
  • Bayer AG
  • Borealis AG
  • Boytek
  • Braskem S.A.
  • Cardia Bioplastics
  • Chemson Group
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC
  • China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec)
  • Daicel Chemical Industries Ltd./Daicel Corporation
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • DuPont Corporation
  • EQUATE Petrochemical Co.
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Exxon Mobil Chemical Company
  • Formosa Plastics Corp (FPC)
  • GAIL (India) Limited
  • INEOS Group AG.
  • Liansu Group
  • LyondellBasell Industries
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC)
  • National Petrochemical Company (NPC)
  • NatureWorks
  • North American Pipe Corporation
  • Nova Chemicals Corporation
  • Novamont S.p.A.
  • PetroChina Company Limited
  • PolyOne Corporation
  • Qatar Chemical Co Ltd. (Q-Chem)
  • Reliance Industries Ltd.
  • Saudi Basic Industries Corp.
  • Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Co.
  • Sigma Plastics Group
  • SolVin
  • Solvay S.A.
  • Sumitomo Chemical
  • Synbra Holding BV
  • Tasnee
  • Teijin Chemicals
  • The Britton Group
  • Titan Chemicals Corp. Bhd.
  • Tosoh Corporation
  • Total Petrochemicals
  • USI Corporation

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Sector: Plastics

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