The global market for Select Specialty Chemicals is projected to reach US$883.8 billion by 2022 at a CAGR of 5.1% between 2017 and 2022.
While Agrochemicals leads the market with US$218 billion in 2017, Asia-Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth during the aforementioned analysis period owing to the robust growth in Electronic Chemicals applications as this region is the home for large number of companies engaged in electrical & electronic component manufacturing.
Adhesives & Sealants, Agrochemicals, Coatings and Engineering Thermoplastics constitute the largest segments in the global market for Specialty Chemicals, together cornering an estimated share of nearly 50% in 2016. In terms of growth, however, the most promising segments include Electronic Chemicals, Nutraceutical Ingredients and Construction Chemicals, among others.
Research Findings & Coverage:
In depth global market analysis of Select Specialty Chemicals with focus on end-use applications
Nanotechnology emerged as a provider of innovative agrochemical agents and delivery mechanisms for improved crop yield
Suppliers of electronic chemicals and materials are expected to be challenged by more environmental regulations over the coming years
Next generation construction chemicals being widely applied in precast technology
Key market trends including growth drivers and opportunities
The report explores the market for end-use areas of all segments in each of the countries
Key business trends focusing on product innovations/developments, M&As, JVs and other recent industry developments
Major companies profiled - 66
The industry guide includes the contact details for 264 companies
The report analyzes the market for application areas of Specialty Chemical segments including:
Adhesives & Sealants - Assembly Operations, Building & Construction, Transportation and Other Applications
Agrochemicals - Cereals & Grains, Fruits & Vegetables and Oilseeds, Pulses & Other Crops
Catalysts - Automotive, Chemical Manufacturing and Industrial
Coatings - Automotive, Building & Construction, Industrial, Marine and Other Applications
Construction Chemicals - Commercial, Industrial, Infrastructure and Residential