Polystyrene (PS) - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016

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Dublin, Oct. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dublin - Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8ktlq6/polystyrene_ps) has announced the addition of the "Polystyrene (PS) - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016" report to their offering.

The Polystyrene (PS) volume market is expected to reach 34 million tons by 2016 primarily supported by the segments: types - Expanded Polystyrene Rigid Plastics (EPS) and Extruded Polystyrene (XPS).

Globally, Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) and Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) together account for approximately 68% of the market share are expected to support the Polystyrene (PS) industry going forward. Geographical analysis for Polystyrene (PS) shows positive Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8% is anticipated from Europe region during the analysis period 2011-2016. Asia-Pacific and The Americas follow Europe with second and third positions in terms of growth rates. Among the end-users electrical and electronic market stands as the fastest growing segments with Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8%, globally by end-2016.

Publication Overview

The Polystyrene (PS) - 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

The report delivers a microscopic view of regional market volume.

The major polystyrene (PS) - types and end-users discussed in the report are:


By Type

  • Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)
  • Extruded Polystyrene (XPS)
  • High-Impact Polystyrene
  • Other

By End-User

  • Packaging
  • Electrical and Electronic
  • Construction
  • Appliances
  • Other

159 data charts describes the market shares, sales forecasts and growth prospects.

Moreover, key strategic activities in the market including mergers/acquisitions, collaborations/partnerships, product launches/developments are discussed which gives a deep insight into the growth perspectives of the market.

The report also covers major industry participants with details of their services, projects and financial status.

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Sector: Plastics

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