The global masterbatch market is expected to reach an estimated $10.9 billion by 2022 and it is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.2% from 2017 to 2022.
The future of the global masterbatch market is attractive with opportunities in various end use industries, including packaging, building and construction, consumer goods, transportation, electrical and electronics, and textiles industries. The major driver for growth of this market is increasing demand for plastic as substitutes for various materials like metal, concrete, and steel in various end use industries.
Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the masterbatch industry, include growing demand of anti-shrinkage and flame retardant masterbatches for PP pipes and PC sheets, and increasing demand for biodegradable masterbatch products.
Asia Pacific (APAC) is expected to remain the largest region by value and volume; APAC is also expected to experience the highest growth over the forecast period due to growth in end use industries.
Masterbatch companies profiled in this market include Clariant AG, Polyone Corporation, A.Schulman, Ampacet Corporation, and Cabot Corporation are among the major suppliers of the masterbatch market.
Scope of the Report
Masterbatch Market by Product Type (Volume (Million Pounds) and $M shipment analysis for 2011- 2022):
Masterbatch Market by End Use Industry [Volume (Million Pounds) and $M shipment analysis for 2011- 2022):
Building and Construction
Electrical and Electronics
Fiber and Textiles
Masterbatch Market by Carrier Resin (Volume (Million Pounds) and $M shipment analysis for 2011- 2022):
EVA (Ethyl vinyl acetate)
ABS (Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene)
SAN (Styrene Acrylonitrile)
Masterbatch Market by Process (Volume (Million Pounds) and $M shipment analysis for 2011-2022):
Pipe, Conducit, and Tubing
Sheet and Thermofoming
Wire and Cable
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
2. Masterbatch Market Background and Classifications
3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2011 to 2022