Global biocides market is segmented based on its types such as metallic compounds, halogen compounds, organosulfurs, organic acids, and phenolics. The application market is segmented as personal care, water treatment, wood preservation, food & beverages, paints & coatings and others. Halogen compounds followed by organic acids are the major types of biocides preferred in the global market. Water treatment is the leading application of global biocides market followed by food & beverages and personal care industries.
Biocides are chemicals that repress or kill microorganisms harmful to humans or animals. These microorganisms like pests, germs, lice, bedbugs, etc can cause damage to human and animal health, natural materials and manufactured materials.
Biocides are used as disinfectants, drinking and waste water treatment, insect repellents, anti-fouling paints, and for other purposes. Biocides are majorly employed in industries like pharmaceuticals, agribusiness, forestry, ship & automotive, manufacturing industry, water treatment plants and more.
North America dominates the global biocides market owing to advance technology and food & beverages and healthcare industries concentration. Asia Pacific and Latin America are the fastest emerging market. China, India, Indonesia, Brazil, South Africa, and Vietnam are expected to be the lucrative markets in the forecast period.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Introduction To The Biocides Market
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Analysis Of Biocides
4. Global Biocides Market Analysis By Types
5. Global Biocides Market Analysis By Application
6. Global Biocides Market Analysis By Region
7. Competitive Landscape Of The Biocides Companies