Global Water Soluble Polymers Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are BASF, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co, Kemira and SNF SAS

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Dublin, July 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Water Soluble Polymers Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

Water soluble polymers are used in dispersion, suspension (thickening and gelling), and stabilization. The major functions of water soluble polymers include binding, coagulating, film forming, flocculating, lubrication and friction reduction, rheology modification and control, thickening, and gelling.

These functions are used in a wide range of applications including food processing and packaging, water treatment and wastewater treatment, paper making, enhanced oil and natural gas recovery, mineral processing, detergents and household products, textiles, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, petroleum production, and in surface coatings.

The analysts forecast the Global Water Soluble Polymers market will grow at a CAGR of 4.95 percent over the period 2013-2018.

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Water Soluble Polymers market for the period 2014-2018. The report provides data on the different segments of the Global Water Soluble Polymers market, which are based on the following criteria: Raw Material; Application; Product; and Geography.

Key Topics Covered:

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

04. Market Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape

07. Market Segmentation by Raw Material

08. Market Segmentation by Product Type

09. Market Segmentation by Application

10. Geographical Segmentation

11. Key Leading Countries

12. Buying Criteria

13. Market Growth Drivers

14. Drivers and their Impact

15. Market Challenges

16. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

17. Market Trends

18. Trends and their Impact

19. Vendor Landscape

20. Key Vendor Analysis

21. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • Arkema SA
  • Ashland Inc.
  • Catalent Pharma Solutions Inc.
  • E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co.
  • Gelita AG
  • Kemira Oyj
  • Kuraray Group
  • LG Chemical America Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corp.
  • Nitta Gelatin Inc.
  • Shadong Polymer Biochemicals Co. Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd.
  • The Dow Chemical Co.

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