World Polyurethane Marketplace Analysed by Occams in Topical Research Report Published at

08 Oct 2015 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – The world polyurethane market was worth USD 45 billion in 2014, and it is set to grow at 6.3% CAGR up to 2021. The major drivers of the market growth include the rising penetration in automotives and furniture industries, multiple utility owing to diverse properties, surging demand for energy efficiency, and innovative applications, among others. However, the market growth is mainly restrained by degradation of polyurethane waste, and a shift towards bio-based polyurethane.

Automotive and furniture industries have been the largest application areas of polyurethane, together accounting for over 50% of the overall polyurethane market. Polyurethane is a versatile material available in different forms like flexible foam, rigid foam, and thermoplastic polyurethane, among others. Such broad range enables its manifold applications in the automotive and furniture industries. The automotive industry is undergoing different innovations in terms of comfort, design and engine efficiency. Comfort, safety, light weight, increased longevity, and design freedom are among the key benefits of polyurethanes.

Topical study “Global Polyurethane Market, (Flexible and Rigid Foam, PU, Adhesives, Sealants, Elastomers) Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Forecast 2014 – 2021” elaborated by Occams Business Research (Occams) provides an in-depth, authoritative insights into the global polyurethane market place. The report presents detailed historical data and revenue forecasts, growth rates and CAGR through to 2021. The research study presents detailed market segmentation by raw material, type, and by application. Key geographical markets are examined in detailed as well. The report assesses the value chain; offer an analysis of the key sectors – petrochemicals and polymers; cast light on the major market drivers, limiting forces and opportunities. Furthermore, it canvasses the competitive landscape and offers deep profiles of the top competitive companies, covering key market strategies in the polyurethane market and providing market share analysis.

Top companies discussed: Woodbridge Foam Corporation, The Vita Group, BASF AG, The DOW Chemical Company, DSM, E.I. du Pont de Nemours And Company, Bayer AG, Evonik Industries AG, Mitsui Chemicals Inc., Huntsman Corporation, Air Products, Rectiel SA, and UK.

Report Details:

Global Polyurethane Market, (Flexible and Rigid Foam, PU, Adhesives, Sealants, Elastomers) Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Forecast 2014 – 2021
Published: August, 2015
Pages: 140
Price: US$ 4,000.00

More studies by the publisher can be found at Occams page.


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