Caps & Closures: Market Research Report

Date: October 22, 2010
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Caps & Closures: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Caps & Closures in Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Plastic, Metal, and Others.

The specific end-use segments discussed are Beverages, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Food, Household & Automotive Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Others.

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 2007 through 2015.

A seven-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets.

The report profiles 444 companies including many key and niche players such as AptarGroup, Inc., Bericap GmbH & Co., Berry Plastics Corporation, Kerr Group, Inc., Closure Systems International, Inc., Crown Holdings, Inc., Pelliconi & C. SpA, Phoenix Closures, Inc., Portola Packaging, Inc., Rexam PLC, Silgan White Cap Americas LLC, Supreme Corq, LLC, and Taensa S. A.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.

Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.
1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Solvents
Oxygenated Solvents
Alcohols
Ketones
Esters
Ethers
Chlorinated Solvents
Hydrocarbon Solvents
Green Solvents

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Introduction
Global Market Overview
Competitive Landscape
Leading Producers and their Solvent Portfolio

Table 1. World Solvents Market (2006) – Leading Players’ Consolidated Revenues in US$ Billion (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Key Market Trends
Methyl Ether Ketone
Growing Demand for Acetates
Ethyl Acetate Offers the Best Environment-Friendly Alternative
Demand for Ethyl Acetate Soars in Asia
Environmental Regulations Spur Growth of Green Solvents
Regulatory Concerns Impact Solvent Industry
Hydrocarbon and Chlorinated Solvents Demand on the Decline
Chlorinated Solvents Market Dented by Recession
Declining Use of Solvent-based Coatings and Printing Inks

Table 2. Global Solvents Market (2005): Percentage Breakdown by End-Use Application for Paints, Pharmaceuticals, Adhesives, Printing Inks, Cosmetics, Home/Car Care, Metal/Industrial Cleaning, Rubber/ Polymer Manufacture, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

China Spurs Growth in Asia-Pacific
Low Labor Costs Promote New Plants in Asia-Pacific
Environmental & Health Issues
Exposure to Domestic Solvents Leads to Asthma in Children
Solvent Exposures During Pregnancy Adversely Affects Offspring

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Solvents
Health Hazards
Protection from Solvents
Classification of Solvents
Conventional Solvents
Oxygenated Solvents
Alcohols
Methanol
Ethanol
Isopropanol
Others
Butanol
2-METHYL BUTANOL
Phenol
Ketones
Acetone
Methyl Ethyl Ketone
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone (MIBK)
Capacity, Production & Consumption
Esters
Ethyl Acetate
Butyl Acetate
Ethers
Ethylene Glycol
E-Series Ethers (Glycol Ethers)
Hydrocarbon Solvents
Mineral Spirits
Odorless Mineral Spirits
VM&P Naphtha (Varnish Maker’s and Painter’s Naphtha)
Xylene and Toluene
Benzene
Chlorinated Solvents
Methylene Chloride
Perchloroethylene
Trichloroethylene
Others
Chlorinated Fluorocarbons
Chlorobenzene
Chloroform
1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE
Green Solvents
Terpenes
Pinenes
Limonene
Butanediol
Tetrahydrofuran
Alternative Solvents

4. END-USE MARKET SCENARIO

Adhesives
Agricultural Chemicals
Carrier Solvents
Dry Cleaning
Flexible Packaging
House/Car
Metal/Industrial Cleaning
Oil Seed Extract
Paints and Coatings
Advantages
Disadvantages
Application Techniques for Solvent Based Coatings
Personal Care
Pharmaceuticals
Printing Inks
Rubber/Polymer Manufacture
Other Uses and Applications

5. REGULATORY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

US Regulatory Scenario
European Solvent Emissions Directive
Emission Limits Option
Reduction Scheme Option
National Plan Option
Environmental Effects

6. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

Applied Chemical Laboratories Launches EpoxSol-GRIP
Rhodia Introduces Rhodiasolv IRIS
Huntsman Performance Products Unveils JEFFSOL® Glycerine Carbonate
Rhodia Introduces New Environmental-Friendly Solvents
Oxea Rolls Out 3G8 Ester
Ferro Unveils High Purity Eco-Friendly Carbonate Solvents
Banner Chemicals Launches Chlorinated Solvents
Honeywell Burdick & Jackson Introduce High Purity Solvents
Dow Chemical Company Introduces Dow HT-Solve 515 High Temperature Solvent

7. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/LAUNCHES IN RECENT PAST- A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER

Applied Chemical Develops ACL-23 EpoxSol™
Advanced Aromatics Launches Advasol 140H and Advasol 200H Solvents
Honeywell Introduces LabReady Solvent Blends™
Centre for Scientific Research Develops Hydrocalcite
Honeywell Introduces Laboratory Plus Solvents
Argonne Develops New Purification Separation System for Ethyl Lactate

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

Honeywell Inks Distribution Agreement with Pro-Lab Laboratuar Teknolojileri
Dysol and Socomore Finishing Solutions Enter into Strategic Partnership
LyondellBasell to Close Down its France Production Unit
Dow Chemical Establishes Facility in China
Befesa Gestión de Residuos Industriales Purchases Derivados de Pinturas
Arkema Acquires Oxford Performance Materials
Veolia Environment Takes Over Albion Distillation Services
Mott MacDonald Bags Contract from Solvochem Group
Thai Oil Buys Shell's Solvent Businesses
Arkema to Shut Manufacturing Unit in France
Sanwaria Agro Oils Expands Refining and Solvent Extraction Business
Arsenal Capital Partners Purchases Fine Chemicals Business of Ferro
Rolfes Chemicals Acquires Triangle Solutions
PennAkem Acquires Penn Specialty Chemicals
Rhodia Expands Production Capacity
Gafor Distribuidora to Invest in Buenos Aires Distribution Unit
Dow Chemical Company Opens New Unit
SMF Energy Inks Agreement with Enviro Tech International
Royal DSM Purchases Soluol
Merck Acquires Solvent Innovation
Ineos Snaps Up BP's Vinyl Acetate and Ethyl Acetate Business
Sabic to Purchase Stake in PBT Complex
Calumet Specialty Products Partners Purchases Penreco
Monument Chemicals Buys Two Company from The Dow Chemical
INX International Ink to Acquire Megaink Digital
Nippon Shokubai Acquires Stakes in Nippon Nyukazai and Sino-Japan
KMG Acquires Air Products' HPPC Unit
Solvents and Chemicals Changes Name to SolvChem

9. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN RECENT PAST- A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER

Phoenix Fuel Takes Over Empire Oil
Neochimiki Purchases Syntra
Basell Acquires Lyondell Chemical
Spentimet Acquires Syntra
Cristal Acquires Worldwide Inorganic Chemical Business of Lyondell
Solvochem Acquires Distribution Rights of Shell Solvents
INEOS Acquires Borealis AS
Kriti Industries to De-Merge Molding and Solvents Division
Alliance Bags Contract from Defense Logistics Agency
Rohm and Haas to Invest $100 Million in India
BASF Announces New Investment Plan
Lyondell to Enter into Isopropyl Alcohol Market
ExxonMobil Plans Upgradation of Solvents Plant
Helm Enters into Long-Term Agreement with Methanol Chemicals
Lyondell Signs Multi-Year Agreement with Crop Energies
Sigma-Aldrich Enters into an Agreement with ChiroSolve
Sasol Undertakes Capacity Expansion of DEE Plant
Tnemec and Bridgeport Sign a Licensing Agreement
Kimaya to Establish a Solvent Extraction Plant
INEOS Completes Acquisition of Ethylene Oxide Business from BP
Verdant Takes Over SynChem Technology
Bateman Litwin to Construct Solvent Extraction Plant for Codelco
Dow to Construct 120,000 Metric Tons Capacity Plant
Calgon Divests Solvent Recovery Business
SPCI Signs Distribution Agreement with Eastman Chemical Company
China Petroleum and BASF Enter into an Agreement to Expand Verbund Facility
Cognis Inaugurates Oleochemical Solvents Manufacturing Unit

10. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

BASF SE (Germany)
BP Plc (UK)
Celanese Corporation (US)
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (US)
Citgo Petroleum Corporation (US)
Eastman Chemical Company (US)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (US)
INEOS Group Limited (UK)
LyondellBasell Industries AF S.C.A (The Netherlands)
Occidental Chemical Corporation (US)
Sasol Limited (South Africa)
Shell Chemicals Limited (UK)
The Dow Chemical Company (US)
Union Carbide Corporation (US)
Total SA (France)

11. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 3. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4. World Historic Review for Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5. World 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Oxygenated Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7. World Historic Review for Oxygenated Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Oxygenated Solvents by Product Segment – Alcohols, Ketones, Esters and Ethers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9. World Historic Review for Oxygenated Solvents by Product Segment – Alcohols, Ketones, Esters and Ethers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10. World 11-Year Perspective for Oxygenated Solvents by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11. World 11-Year Perspective for Oxygenated Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Alcohols, Ketones, Esters and Ethers Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Alcohols by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13. World Historic Review for Alcohols by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14. World 11-Year Perspective for Alcohols by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Ketones by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16. World Historic Review for Ketones by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17. World 11-Year Perspective for Ketones by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 18. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Esters by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 19. World Historic Review for Esters by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20. World 11-Year Perspective for Esters by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Ethers by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22. World Historic Review for Ethers by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23. World 11-Year Perspective for Ethers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Chlorinated Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25. World Historic Review for Chlorinated Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26. World 11-Year Perspective for Chlorinated Solvents by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hydrocarbon Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28. World Historic Review for Hydrocarbon Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29. World 11-Year Perspective for Hydrocarbon Solvents by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Green Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31. World Historic Review for Green Solvents by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32. World 11-Year Perspective for Green Solvents by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

12. THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis

Table 33. US Solvents Market (2007 & 2012): Percentage Breakdown of Consumption by End-Use Segment for Transportation, Coatings, Printing Inks, Cleaning Products, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Market Trends
Greener Eco-Friendly Solvents Gathering Momentum
Chlorinated Solvents Raise Serious Concerns
Non-Solvent Based Products Affect Demand
Conventional Solvent Demand Declines
Environmental Issues Shape Market Fortunes
An Overview of the Recent Past

Table 34. Alternative Solvents Market in the US (2002): Values Sales in US$ Million by Product Type - Alternative Solvents, Aqueous Cleaners, Semi-Aqueous Cleaners, and Solvent-Free Technologies (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product-Specific Trends
MEK

Table 35. MEK Consumption in the US (2003): Percentage Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Application – Solvents, Adhesive Solvents, Magnetic Tapes, Lubricants, Chemical Intermediates, Printing Inks and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Toluene

Table 36. Leading Toluene Producers in the US (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for ExxonMobil Chemical, BP, Sunoco Chemical, Chevron Phillips Chemical, Hovensa, Atofina, Flint Hill Resources, Tosco Phillips, Equistar Chemicals, Citgo, Marathon Ashland, El Paso, Shell Chemicals, Suncor, Lyondell-Citgo Refining, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Ethylene Glycol

Table 37. Leading Producers of Ethylene Glycol in the US (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Dow Chemical, PD Glycol, Formosa Plastics, Old World Industries, Shell Chemical, Huntsman, Equistar Chemicals, and Eastman Chemical (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Phenol

Table 38. Leading Phenol Producers in the US (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Sunoco Chemicals, Shell Chemicals, Ineos Phenol Mobile, Mount Vernon Phenol, Georgia Gulf, Dow Chemical, and JLM Industries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Acetone

Table 39. Acetone Consumption in the US (2003): Percentage Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Application - Acetone Cyanohydrin for Methacrylate, Bisphenol-A, Solvent Uses, Aldol Chemicals (MIBC and MBIK), and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40. Leading Acetone Producers in North America (2004): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Sunoco Chemicals, Shell Chemicals, Ineos Phenol, Dow Chemical, Mount Vernon Phenol, and Georgia Gulf (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Industrial Ethanol

Table 41. Industrial Ethanol Market in the US (2003): Percentage Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Application - Toiletries and Cosmetics, Coatings and Inks, Detergents and Household Cleaners, Processing Solvents, External Pharmaceuticals, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Market Share Scenario

Table 42. Leading Solvent Suppliers to the US Adhesives Market (2001-2004): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for ChevronPhilips, Citgo Petroleum, Shell Chemicals, Exxon Mobil, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43. Leading Solvent Suppliers to the US Metal Cleaning Market (2001-2004): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Dow Chemicals, PPG Industries, Vulcan Chemicals, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Export & Import Scenario

Table 44. US Exports of Organic Composite Solvents and Thinners; Varnish Removers or Prepared Paint (2004-2006): Value Export in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45. US Exports of Diethylene Glycol (2004-2006): Value Export in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46. US Imports of Organic Composite Solvents and Thinners; Varnish Removers or Prepared Paint (2004-2006): Value Import in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 47. US Imports of Diethylene Glycol (2004-2006): Value Import in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Regulatory Scenario
California to Phase Out Dry Cleaning Solvent, Perc
Use of n-Propyl Bromide Allowed in Certain Applications
Clean Air Act
B. Market Analytics

Table 48. US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 49. US Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50. US 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

13. CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Export & Import Scenario in Recent Past

Table 51. Canadian Exports of Organic Composite Solvents and Thinners; Varnish Removers or Prepared Paint (2004-2006): Value Export in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52. Canadian Exports of Diethylene Glycol (2004-2006): Value Export in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries
Table 53. Canadian Imports of Organic Composite Solvents and Thinners; Varnish Removers or Prepared Paint (2004-2006): Value Import in US$ Thousand by Leading Countries

Regulatory Scenario
B. Market Analytics

Table 54. Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55. Canadian Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 56. Canadian 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

14. JAPAN

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Solvent-Based Coatings Continue to Garner Market Share
Recent Past Production Data

Table 57. Leading Acetone Producers in Japan (2004): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Mitsui Chemicals, Mitsubishi Chemical, and Chiba Phenol (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58. Leading Ethylene Glycol Producers in Japan (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Mitsui Chemicals, Mitsubishi Chemical, Nippon Shokubai, and Nisso-Maruzen Chemical (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 59. Leading Toluene Producers in Japan (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Idemitsu Petrochemical, Ukishima Aromatics, Mitsubishi Oil, Kyushu Aromatics, Maruzen Aromatics, Fuji Oil, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 60. Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 61. Japanese Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 62. Japanese 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15. EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Chlorinated Solvents on a Continuous Decline
European Solvent Market
Regulatory and Environmental Scenario
EU Restricts Use of Two Solvents
European Solvent Emissions Directive
Import & Export of Dangerous Substances Regulation
EU Water Framework Directive
Regulatory Scenario in Western Europe
Historic Data

Table 63. Average Annual VOC Emission in Europe (2000): Percentage Breakdown by Source of Emission - Transport, Solvent Use, Vegetation, Production Processes, Combustion Power, Fuel Distribution, and Waste Management (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 64. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Geographic Region – France, Germany, UK, Italy, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 65. European Historic Review for Solvents by Geographic Region – France, Germany, UK, Italy, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 66. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 67. European Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 68. European 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by 3Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, UK, Italy, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 69. European 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15A.FRANCE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Potential Growth Sectors
B. Market Analytics

Table 70. French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 71. French Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 72. French 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15B.GERMANY

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
VOC Regulations Approval to Further Minimize Emissions
Historic Data

Table 73. Ethylene Glycol Market in Germany (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons by Select Producers – Clariant, BP, BASF, and Sasol (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 74. Toluene Market in Germany (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons by Select Producer – RWE-DEA, BASF, Shell Chemicals, BP Koln, and Wintershall (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 75. Phenol Market in Germany (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons by Select Producer – Ineos Phenol Gladbeck and Domo Chemicals Leuna

B. Market Analytics

Table 76. German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 77. German Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 78. German 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005,2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15D.ITALY

Market Analysis

Table 79. Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 80. Italian Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 81. Italian 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15C.THE UNITED KINGDOM

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
'Green' Dry-cleaning to Replace Toxic Solvents in Laundries
UK Government Restricts Use of Solvents in Paints
B. Market Analytics

Table 82. UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 83. UK Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 84. UK 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15E.SPAIN

Market Analysis

Table 85. Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 86. Spanish Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 87. Spanish 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

15F.REST OF EUROPE

Market Analysis

Table 88. Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 89. Rest of Europe Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 90. Rest of Europe 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

16. ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Focus on Select Markets
China
Acetone
Rapid Expansion of Chinese Acetate Capacity
Growth in End-use Sectors Fuels Acetate Demand in China
PU Adhesives to Drive Up Demand for Environment Friendly Ethyl Acetate
Pharmaceuticals and Coatings Sectors Opt for Ethyl Acetate
Chinese Acetates Sector Not Without Challenges
Historic Statistics
Ethyl Acetate

Table 91. Leading Ethyl Acetate Producers in China (2006): Capacity in Thousand Metric Tons for Jiangsu Sopo, Shandong Muhua, Shandong Jinyimeng, Guangdong Jiangmen Qianxin Chemical, Shanghai Wujing, Yangzijiang, Jiangxi Nanchang Ganjiang, and Guangdong Shunde Shunguan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 92. Chinese Market for Ethyl Acetate (2004-2006): Volume Imports and Exports in Thousand Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 93. Chinese Market for Ethyl Acetate (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Exports by Destination Countries – Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Singapore, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Mono Ethylene Glycol (MEG)

Table 94. Leading Mono Ethylene Glycol (MEG) Producers in China (2006): Capacity in Thousand Metric Tons for Sinopec Shanghai, CNOOC and hell, BASF-YPC, Sionpec Yangzi, CNPC Jilin, Sinpec Maoming, Sinopec Beijing Yanhua, Tianjin United Chemical, CNPC Liaoyang, CNPC Fushun, and CNPC Xinjiang Dushanzi (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Dimethyl Formamide (DMF)

Table 95. Leading Dimethyl Formamide (DMF) Producers in China (2006): Capacity in Thousand Metric Tons for Zhejiang Jiangshan, Hualu Hengsheng, Anhui Huaihua, Zhangqiu Riyue, BASF-YPC, Henan Anyang Jiutian, Jiangsu Xinling, and Jiangsu Xinya (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 96. Chinese Market for Dimethyl Formamide (DMF) (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Imports by Country – Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Germany, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

MEK

Table 97. Leading MEK Producers in China (2003): Capacity in Thousand Metric Tons for Xinjiang Dushanzi Tianli High and New-Tech, PetroChina Harbin Petrochemical Company, PetroChina Fushun Pelrochemical Corporation, Shandong Zibo Qixiang Industry & Trade, Yanhua Company, Heilongjiang Petrochemical Company, Jiangsu Taizhou Petrochemical Plant, and Shandong Jinan Refinery (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

MIBK

Table 98. Capacity, Import and Export of MIBK in China: 1996-2003 (In thousand metric tons/annum) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

End-Uses
Printing Inks

Table 99. Printing Inks Market in China (2003): Percentage Breakdown by Type - Solvent Inks, Offset Printing Inks, Water-Based Inks, Silk Screen Printing Inks, UV Inks, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Automotive Coatings
Indonesia

Table 100. Indonesian Market for Ethanol (2004-2006): Volume Production, Exports and Imports in Metric Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

South Korea

Table 101. Leading Ethylene Glycol Producers in South Korea (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Honam Petrochemical, Hyundai Petrochemicals, and Samsung Atofina (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 102. Leading Toluene Producers in South Korea (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for SK Global, Kyung Industries, Ssangyong Oil, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Taiwan

Table 103. Leading Acetone Producers in Taiwan (2004): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Formosa Chemical and Fiber, Taiwan Prosperity Chemical, and Lee Chang Yung (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 104. Leading Ethylene Glycol Producers in Taiwan (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for China Manmade Fibers-Nan Ya Plastics, Nan Ya Plastics, Oriental Union Chemical Corp., and China Manmade Fibers Corp (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 105. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 106. Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 107. Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

17. LATIN AMERICA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Select Markets – A Historic Perspective
Brazil

Table 108. Leading Ethylene Glycol Producers in Brazil (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Oxiteno Nordeste and Oxiteno
Table 109. Brazil’s Solvent Shipments: 1996-2000 (In US$ Million) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Mexico

Table 110. Leading Ethylene Glycol Producers in Mexico (2003): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for Glicoles Mexicano, Pemex, and Polioles (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 111. Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 112. Latin America Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 113. Latin America 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

18. REST OF WORLD

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
A Snapshot of Chemical Solvents Market in South Africa
Paint and Coating Industry- Largest Market for Green Solvents
B. Market Analytics

Table 114. Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 115. Rest of World Historic Review for Solvents by Product Segment – Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 116. Rest of World 11-Year Perspective for Solvents by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Oxygenated Solvents (Alcohols, Ketones, Esters, & Ethers), Chlorinated Solvents, Hydrocarbon Solvents, and Green Solvents for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Competition
Total Companies Profiled: 204 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 278)
Region/CountryPlayers
The United States76
Canada
Japan
Europe
France
Germany
The United Kingdom
Italy
Spain
Rest of Europe
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan)
Latin America
Africa
Middle East
Caribbean


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