Global Cumene Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Axiall, INEOS, Shell and Sinopec

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Dublin, July 31, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Cumene Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

Cumene or isopropyl-benzene is a flammable organic compound. It is an aromatic hydrocarbon-based liquid with a boiling point of 305.6 Fahrenheit. It is used industrially as a base chemical to create cumene hydroperoxide in order to produce two commercially essential chemicals, phenol and acetone.

For cumene production, recently developed zeolite catalyst-based technology is the most widely used. However, some facilities still use older methods, which include technologies based on aluminum chloride and solid phosphoric acid catalyst.

The analysts forecast the Global Cumene market will grow at a CAGR of 4.29 percent over the period 2013-2018.

The Global Cumene market can be divided on the basis of application into two segments: Phenol/Acetone and Others.

The report, the Global Cumene Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.

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. Global Cumene Market

08. Market Segmentation by Application

09. Market Segmentation by Technology

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:

  • Al-Kayan Petrochemical Co.
  • Aramco Services
  • Axiall Corp. Ltd.
  • INEOS Group Holdings SA
  • JX Holdings
  • Jiangsu Haili Chemical
  • Jsc Ufaorgsintez
  • Koch Industries
  • Kumho Petrochemical Co.
  • LG Chem
  • LLC Samaraorgsintez
  • Lihuayi Weiyuan Chemical
  • Marathon Petroleum
  • Mitsubishi Chemical
  • Mitsui & Co.Nippon Steel Chemical Co.
  • Novacap Investments
  • OJSC Kazanorgsintez
  • PKN Orlen
  • Petro Rabigh
  • Petroleos de Venezuela
  • Polimeri Europa
  • SI Group-India
  • Shell Corp. LLC
  • Sinopec Group Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Chemical
  • Sunoco
  • Taiwan Cement Corp.
  • Titan Group
  • Tosoh Corp.
  • Ube Industries

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