New Polystyrene Market Reports by Merchant Research & Consulting Published at

22 Apr 2016 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – is happy to announce that new polystyrene (PS) market studies developed by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd now available in its online catalogue.

The global market for polystyrene has shown sustainable growth over the recent years, with this growth being mainly supported by the continued increase in the world population.

An increasing rate of globalization and industrialization is amongst key forces driving the world’s marketplace. The growing use of PS in the production of plastic and rubber and a high production cost of substitutes are some other prominent factors.

Environmental concerns and growing interest in organic products among consumers restrain growth of this marketplace.

Packaging forms the largest application segment, it is followed by consumer goods and appliances and electronics. Region-wise, the marketplace is ruled by APAC, and Europe and North America are other prominent players.

BASF, Total Petrochemicals, Chi Mei Corporation and SABIC are some of the companies dominating the world’s PS market.

These research reports insightfully examine performance of the PS marketplace in different countries. The studies focus on trends of each market. They unveil data on capacities of the countries and shares they have in the global marketplace and regional markets.

The reports contain information on production volumes over the period 2010-2015. The research studies focus on a structure of the PS demand and investigate trade dynamics. They cast light on PS suppliers and consumers and include detailed market forecasts through 2020.

Counties Covered in the Reports Comprise:

More new studies by our market research partner can be found at Merchant Research & Consulting page


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