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Construction Chemicals - Global Strategic Business Report

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Dublin, Nov. 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hvvsxq/construction) has announced the addition of the "Construction Chemicals - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Construction Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Product Segments:

  • Protective Coatings & Sealers
  • Caulks & Adhesives
  • Cement & Asphalt Additives
  • Grouts & Mortars
  • Polymer Flooring & Others.

The Major End-Use markets analyzed are Residential Construction, Non-Residential Construction, and Non-Building Construction.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets.

The report profiles 303 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Antas Chemical Co. Ltd.
  • BASF SE
  • Bostik Inc.
  • Elotex AG
  • Franklin International Inc.
  • Grace Construction Products Inc.
  • Henkel KGaA
  • Illinois Tool Works Inc
  • Mapei SpA
  • Neogard Corp.
  • PPG Industries Inc.
  • RPM International Inc.
  • DAP Inc.
  • The Tremco Group
  • Selena Group
  • Sika AG
  • The Dow Chemical Company.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

Key Topics Covered:

I. Introduction, Methodology & Product Definitions

  • Study Reliability and Reporting I-1
  • Limitations I-1
  • Disclaimers I-2
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
  • Product Segments I-3
  • Protective Coatings I-4
  • Sealants I-4
  • Caulks I-4
  • Adhesives I-4
  • Cement and Concrete Additives/Admixtures I-4
  • Grouts I-5
  • Mortars I-5
  • Polymer Flooring I-5
  • End-Use Industry I-5

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1

  • Increasing Prominence of Construction Chemicals II-1
  • Recent Headwinds in the Industry II-1
  • Market Outlook II-2
  • By Region II-2
  • By Product Segment II-2
  • By End Use Market II-2
  • Developing Nations - The Bright Spot for Industry Growth II-2
  • Urbanization in the Developing World and Mega Cities in the Developed' II-3
  • Perceived Environmental Benefits Drive Green Construction Chemicals' Growth II-3
  • Assessing the Impact of Recession on the Larger Construction Industry Market II-3

2. MARKET TRENDS AND ISSUES II-5

  • Urbanization - the Mega Growth Driver II-5
  • Increasing Popularity of Sustainable Products II-5
  • Technological Innovations Dot the Industry II-5
  • Green Construction Chemicals Defy Recession II-6
  • Market Moves Towards Eco-Friendly & Odor-Free Adhesive Alternatives II-6
  • Product Innovations: Focus on Formulations & Packaging II-6
  • Aging Infrastructure to Aid Growth of Adhesives II-6
  • Low VOC Products Gain High Acceptance in the US and elsewhere II-7
  • Admixtures' Future Prospects in Jeopardy II-7
  • High Performance Colored Materials - Attracting Attention II-7
  • Polycarboxylate Admixtures - Promising Great Future Ahead II-8
  • Construction Chemical Manufacturers Leverage Nanotechnology II-8

3. COMPETITION II-10

  • Major Players II-10
  • Producers Shift Base to Asian Countries II-10
  • Consolidation - A Market Winning Strategy for Players in the Adhesives and Sealants Industry II-10
  • Strategies for Leading Market Players II-11
  • BASF Yields to Declining Prospects in Southern European Markets, Alters Business Strategies II-11

4. A PEEK INTO THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TRENDS II-12

  • Slowdown in the European Construction Industry: A Cause of Concern II-12
  • BRIC: To Drive Global Growth in the Short-to-Medium Term Period II-12
  • Key Statistical Data II-13
  • An Outlook for Investments in Commercial Real Estate across World Regions II-14
  • An Outlook for Residential Real Estate Market in Select Regions II-15

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-16

  • Introduction II-16
  • Applications of Construction Chemicals II-16
  • Construction Chemical by Product Segment II-16
  • Protective Coatings II-16
  • Definition II-16
  • Types of Protective Coatings II-17
  • Waterproof Coating II-17
  • Acrylic Coatings II-17
  • Acrylic Corrosion Protective Coatings II-17
  • Epoxy Coatings II-17
  • Epoxy Corrosion Protective Coatings II-17
  • Silicone Coatings II-17
  • Urethane Coatings II-18
  • Polyurethane Coatings II-18
  • Bituminous Coating II-18
  • Elastomeric Coatings II-19
  • Brief History of Regulations in Protective Coating Segment II-19
  • Sealants II-20
  • Definition II-20
  • Types of Sealants Used in Construction Industry II-20
  • Acrylic Sealants II-20
  • Bitumen Based Sealants II-20
  • Silicone Sealants II-20
  • Butyl Rubber Based Sealants II-21
  • Epoxy Sealants II-21
  • Oleoresinous Sealants II-21
  • Polysulfide Sealants II-21
  • Polyurethane Sealants II-22
  • Caulks II-22
  • Definition II-22
  • Types of Caulks II-22
  • Silicone Caulks II-22
  • Oil Based Caulks II-22
  • Latex Caulks II-23
  • Vinyl Latex Caulks II-23
  • Acrylic Latex Caulks II-23
  • Siliconized Acrylic Latex Caulks II-23
  • Asphalted Caulks II-23
  • Tub and Tile Caulks II-23
  • Adhesive Caulks II-24
  • Solvent-Based Acrylics II-24
  • Specialty Caulks II-24
  • Adhesives II-24
  • Definition II-24
  • Types of Adhesives Used in the Construction Industry II-24
  • Silicone Adhesives II-24
  • Acrylic Adhesives II-25
  • Cyanoacrylate Adhesives II-25
  • Acrylic Emulsion Adhesives II-25
  • Epoxy Adhesives II-25
  • Neoprene Adhesives II-26
  • Nitrile Adhesives II-26
  • Bitumen Based Adhesives II-26
  • Cement and Concrete Additives/Admixtures II-26
  • Definition II-26
  • Products Used When the Cement is Wet II-27
  • Accelerators/Accelerants II-27
  • Water Reducers and Set Retardants II-27
  • Chemical Plasticizers II-27
  • Rheology Modifiers II-28
  • Superplasticizers II-28
  • Products Used When the Cement gets Dried Up II-28
  • Polymer Modifiers II-28
  • Silicones II-28
  • Pozzolans II-28
  • Fibers II-28
  • Mortars II-29
  • Definition II-29
  • Origin of Mortar II-29
  • Functions of Mortar II-29
  • Types of Mortars II-29
  • Gypsum Mortar II-29
  • Cement Mortar II-29
  • Lime Mortar II-29
  • Factory Made Mortars II-30
  • Ready-to-Use Mortars II-30
  • Lime Sand Mortars II-30
  • Grouts II-30
  • Introduction II-30
  • Polymer Flooring II-30
  • Adhesives and Sealants Applications in Construction II-31
  • Ceramic Tile Bonding II-31
  • Anti-Slip Material Bonding II-31
  • Concrete Bonding and Additives II-32
  • Decorative Applications II-32
  • Floor Tile, Carpet and Continuous Flooring II-33
  • General Caulking and Sealing II-33
  • Geomembranes and Geotextiles II-33
  • Roofing Applications of Adhesives and Sealants II-34
  • Sealants for High Rise Windows II-34
  • Sealants for Penetration Fire Barriers II-34
  • Decorative Wall Coverings II-34
  • Electrical Cable Conduit II-34
  • Glass Bonding II-34
  • Steel Reinforcing Plates to Concrete II-34

6. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-35

  • MAPEI Launches UltraflexTM LFT Rapid Mortar II-35
  • MAPEI Americas to Introduce Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composite Systems II-35
  • Henkel to Unveil Thermally Stable Adhesives II-35
  • Bostik's Consumer & Construction Division Launches DimensionTM Urethane Grout II-36
  • Loctite Launches New Instant Adhesives with Enhanced Heat-Resistance Capabilities II-36
  • Henkel and Toho Tenax Introduce Benzoxazine Pre-Impregnated Resins for Advanced Composite Materials II-37
  • Sika Introduces New Series of Roof Waterproofing Membranes II-37
  • Berger Unveils New Range of Construction Chemicals II-38
  • MAPEI Unveils Mapesil, a High Quality Silicone Caulk II-38
  • Henkel Introduces a New Latex Sealant, Loctite Polyseamseal Painters Caulk II-38
  • Berger Introduces Construction Chemicals under Home Shield II-38
  • BASF Unveils Pozzolith® 700N, a Novel Water-Reducing Admixture II-39
  • BASF Unveils MASTERTOP®VB, a Moisture Migration Solution II-39
  • MAPEI Rolls Out Temperature Resistant Grout, Mapeflex Firestop 1200°C II-39
  • Dow Construction Introduces RHOPLEX™ EC-3000 and RHOPLEX™ 4400 II-39
  • BASF Unveils Tinuvin® 1600 UV Absorber II-40
  • BASF Launches Efka® 2010 Defoamer II-40
  • Guangzhou Antas Chemical Introduces Polyurethane Hollow Glass Glue II-41
  • DAP Products Launches DAP Spec Line of Adhesives and Sealants II-41
  • DAP Products Introduces DAP® 7000® VOC Subfloor & Deck Construction Adhesive II-42
  • MAPEI Unveils PlaniprepTM Surface Preparation Product Range II-42
  • MAPEI Group Launches Mapelastic CI Membrane II-42
  • Bostik Unveils Simple-FixTM Adhesive II-43
  • PPG Industries' Protective and Marine Coatings Business Launches PSX® ONE Coating II-43

7. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-44

  • Concrete Restoration Systems Introduces MapeflexTM P1 and Mapeflex P1 SL II-44
  • Bostik's Flooring Group Introduce Vapor-LockTM II-44
  • Bostik's Construction & Industrial Business Unit Launches ULTRA-SET® SingleStepTM II-45
  • Grace Construction Products Unveils V-MAR VSC500 II-45
  • BASF Unveils A Hydroswelling Waterbar, Masterflex 610 II-45
  • BASF Construction Chemicals Rolls Out a New Range of Fibre, Rheofibre II-45
  • Parex USA Introduces Merkrete ProGrout, the High- Performance Gout II-46
  • Tile Doctor Introduces Grout Admix II-46
  • LATICRETE Launches LATICRETE® 4-XLT II-46
  • Mapei Introduces Sophisticated Line of Concrete Admixture II-46
  • Dunlop Adhesives Introduces New Grout Range II-47
  • Dow Epoxy Introduces PROLOGIC™ Epoxy Specialty Materials II-47
  • DAP Products Launches DAP® 3.0™ Advanced Sealants II-47
  • Franklin Adhesives & Polymers Launches Titebond® 50 Wood Adhesive II-48
  • Franklin Adhesives & Polymers™ Introduces Covinax® 462 PSA II-48
  • Dow Coatings Introduces Elastene™ 2468 II-49
  • Simpson Strong-Tie Anchor Systems® Introduces EDOT™ Epoxy-Tie® II-49
  • Simpson Strong-Tie Anchor Systems® Introduces SET-XP™ Epoxy- Tie® Adhesive II-49
  • MAPEI Launches Planibond® Range of Epoxy Products II-49
  • BASF Construction Chemicals Unveils DegaSeal 24 II-50
  • FormFormForm Launches Sugru™ II-50
  • Concrete Colour Systems Introduces Streetscape Concrete Sealer II-50
  • Applied Concrete Solutions Launches Special Concrete Admixtures for Underground Mining II-50
  • WACKER Group Introduces VINNAPAS® EF718 II-51
  • International Paint Introduces Ceilcote II-51
  • International Paint Protective Coatings Unveils Ceilcoate 600HB Flakeline II-51
  • Tremco Unwraps Enhanced ICE System II-51

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-52

  • Sika Korea Takes Over Waterproofing Business from YEAN-IL INDUSTRIAL II-52
  • Ash Improvement Technology Forms Strategic Alliance with Sika II-52
  • PPG Industries Takes Over Colpisa Colombiana de Pinturas' Coatings Business II-52
  • PPG Industries Takes Over Dyrup II-52
  • Selena Group Expands Production Capacity of Libra Manufacturing Facility II-53
  • Henkel Launches Loctite MAX2 Composite Matrix Resin II-53
  • Berger Paints Enter into Construction Chemicals Industry II-53
  • RPM Acquires Viapol, a Building Materials Company II-53
  • Würth Group Acquires Dinol and Diffutherm II-54
  • Grace Takes Over Rheoset II-54
  • Hempel Purchases Blome International II-54
  • BASF Pozzolith to Join BASF Japan II-54
  • Pidilite Inks an Agreement with Hybrid Coatings II-55
  • Industrial Nanotech Inks a Distribution Agreement with APS II-55
  • Jotun to Establish a New Production Unit in China II-55
  • Hempel Develops R&D Centre in Spain II-55
  • Grace Construction Products Opens New Manufacturing Facilities II-55
  • Henkel Commences Construction of Adhesives Factory II-56
  • Henkel Acquires Purbond II-56
  • BASF Obtains Approval for Styrodur® 3035 CS, Styrodur 4000 CS and Styrodur 5000 CS II-56
  • Sika Takes over Duochem II-57
  • Royal Adhesives & Sealants to Acquire Craig Adhesives & Coatings II-57
  • Performance Coatings Takes over API II-57
  • Grace Construction Products Acquires De Neef Conchem II-58
  • Edge Adhesives Acquires Rubex II-58
  • Dynea Purchases S.C. Rom Re Ro II-58
  • Mapei Acquires Henkel's South Korean Business II-59
  • DMS Acquires Induspray and Valley Scaffolding Service Firms II-59
  • RPM Building Solutions Inks Take over Agreement with FEMA Farben + Putze II-59
  • Henkel Acquires Remaining Stake in Purbond Joint Venture II-59
  • Sika Takes Over Comercial de Preresa II-60
  • Sika Snaps Up Technokolla II-60
  • Sika to Take Over Majority Interest in Hebei Jiuqiang Construction Material II-60
  • O2 Investment Partners Purchases Silbond II-60
  • Balmer Lawrie Join Forces with Foray China II-61
  • Balmer Lawrie to Enter Construction Chemicals Business II-61
  • DOW Establishes New Construction Chemical Business II-61

9. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-62

  • BASF Supplies Construction Chemicals for Gotthard Base Tunnel II-62
  • BASF Introduces Kaurit® Light Technology II-62
  • Arsenal Capital Takes Over Royal Adhesives & Sealants II-62
  • Grace Company Acquires Wuhan Meilixin Manufacturing Firm II-63
  • Tam International in Collaboration with Normet Group Takes Over Tam Chemicals Company II-63
  • Sika Takes Over Greenstreak Construction Manufacturing Firm II-63
  • Sherwin-Williams Inks Definitive Take Over Agreement with Arch Chemicals II-64
  • Asian Paints and PPG Industries to Enter into Second Joint Venture II-64
  • Sika to Acquire Comercial de Prersea II-64
  • Babcock & King Acquires Rock water Gulf Coast II-64
  • ACC Purchases Encore Cement and Additives II-65
  • RPM International Acquires Universal Sealants II-65
  • RPM Performance Coatings Group Takes Over Pipeline & Drainage Systems II-65
  • Sika Snaps Up Henkel Japan's Construction Sealant Business II-65
  • Sika Purchases Majority Interest in Dyflex HD II-65
  • Sika Takes Over May National Associates II-66
  • Grace Takes Over Wuhan Meilixin II-66
  • PS Acquires Holdtite to Deliver Structural Adhesive Solutions II-66
  • RPM Acquires Park Dis Tiscaret II-67
  • Duerr Purchases Helmut Rickert and I.N.T. Rickert II-67
  • Fuller Acquires of Revertex II-67
  • Superior Capital Acquires QSO II-67
  • BASF Voices Intentions to Establish Construction Chemicals Production facility in Panama II-67
  • RPM International Snaps Up Universal Sealants II-67
  • ACC Takes Over Encore Cement & Additives II-68
  • Normet Group Purchases Stake in TAM International II-68
  • PremierGarage Collaborates with Sika II-68
  • BASF Establishes Asia Technical Centre II-68
  • BASF Establishes New Neopor Plant II-69
  • Sika Acquires Iotech Group II-69
  • MAPEI Acquires All Purpose Adhesive Company II-70
  • ITW Chemin to Set-Up Construction Chemicals Facility II-70
  • AkzoNobel Acquires Wood Adhesive Business of Kronochem II-70
  • Everbuild Acquires Some Brands from BASF Construction Chemicals II-70
  • Sherwin-Williams Acquires Altax II-70
  • ALTANA Snaps Up DyStars Additives Business II-71
  • Sherwin-Williams Renames Sherwin-Williams Industrial & Marine Coatings II-71
  • Rohm and Haas Unveils Polymer Emulsions Plant II-71
  • Sika Acquires Cappar to Aid Expansion in Canada II-71
  • Sika Establishes New Production Plant II-71
  • Sika Acquires Certain Activities of Tricosal II-72
  • Sika Snaps Up Majority Stake in Jiangsu TMS II-72
  • Dow Acquires Rohm and Haas II-72
  • Dow Chemical Establishes Construction Chemicals Business II-72
  • Dow Chemical Forms New Coating Materials Business Unit II-73
  • Propex Concrete Systems and NOVA Chemicals Corporation Ink
  • Sales Agreement II-73
  • Mankiewicz Coatings to Expand Presence in South Carolina II-73
  • RPM International Acquires CDC Carboline II-73
  • RPM International Snaps Up Ascoat Contracting II-74
  • Specialities Group Holding to Develop Construction Chemicals Facility in Qatar II-74
  • Masdar Signs Strategic Collaboration Agreement with BASF II-74
  • BASF Establishes Unit in Guangdong II-74
  • BASF Establishes Novel Construction Chemicals Facility II-74
  • Sinopec and BASF to Enter Into Joint Venture in China II-75
  • CNG Acquires Concrete Admixture Business of BASF II-75
  • Grace Establishes New Construction Chemicals Facility II-75

10. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-76

  • Antas Chemical Co., Ltd. (China) II-76
  • BASF SE (Germany) II-76
  • Bostik, Inc. (USA) II-76
  • Elotex AG (Switzerland) II-77
  • Franklin International, Inc. (USA) II-77
  • Grace Construction Products, Inc. (USA) II-77
  • Henkel KGaA (Germany) II-78
  • Illinois Tool Works Inc. (USA) II-78
  • Mapei S.p.A. (Italy) II-78
  • Neogard Corp. (USA) II-79
  • PPG Industries, Inc. (USA) II-79
  • RPM International, Inc. (USA) II-79
  • DAP, Inc. (USA) II-80
  • The Tremco Group (USA) II-80
  • Selena Group (Poland) II-80
  • Sika AG (Switzerland) II-80
  • The Dow Chemical Company (USA) II-81

11. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-82

I II. Market

IV. Competitive Landscape

Total Companies Profiled: 303 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - (384)

  • The United States (236)
  • Canada (21)
  • Japan (5)
  • Europe (65)
  • France (4)
  • Germany (9)
  • The United Kingdom (23)
  • Italy (2)
  • Spain (3)
  • Rest of Europe (24)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (53)
  • Latin America (3)
  • Africa (1)


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