Global Superabsorbent Polymers (SAP) Market 2014-2021 - Market to Grow at a CAGR of 5.7% and Become a UD$ 8.6 Billion Market by 2021

Mar 02, 2016, 10:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Superabsorbent Polymers (SAP) Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2021" report to their offering. 

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The report segments the global superabsorbent polymer market on the basis of products as sodium polyacrylate, polyacrylamide copolymers, and others, on the basis of applications as general, medical and others. The market is also segmented on the basis of geography as Asia Pacific, North America, Europe and Rest of the world (RoW). 

The global superabsorbent polymer market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 5.7% and become a UD$ 8.6 billion market by 2021. The market prospective for superabsorbent polymers is very promising because of the growth of end- user industries which in turn rests on the growing population and rising alertness about personal hygiene. The growing medical requirements of the ailing population are also being anticipated as a major reason for the growth of superabsorbent polymer market. 

Asia-pacific region is foreseen to be the leading market under the forecast period. This is driven by the increased demand of SAP from China which is leading the world on the basis of superabsorbent polymer consumption. A large population and rising disposable income are the major reasons for growth of superabsorbent polymers in China. The report provides comprehensive analyses of the DRO's, value chain analysis and annual estimates for 2015, and forecasts for the period 2016 to 2021.The report mentions the financial and strategic plans along with the complete profiles of the key players in the superabsorbent polymer market. 

The key players in the global dimethyl ether market include BASF SE, Nippon Shokubai Co. Ltd., Evonik Industries AG, SDP Global Co. Ltd. , LG Chem Ltd., Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Co. Ltd., Formosa Plastics Co., Bayer AG, and Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation among others. 

Key Topics Covered: 

1. Introduction 
1.1. Report Description 
1.1.1. Objectives of the Study 
1.1.2. Assumptions 
1.2. Research Scope 
1.3 Stakeholders 

2. Executive Summary 
2.1 Market Highlights 
2.1.1 Key regions 
2.1.2 Leading Market Players 
2.1.3 Top Segments 

3. Research Methodology 
3.1 Overview 
3.1.1 Data Mining Top-Down Approach Bottom-Up Approach 
3.1.2 Data Validation Data Triangulation model Industry Macro-Indicators 
3.5 Data Sources 

4. Market Analysis 
4.1 Overview 
4.2 Value Chain Analysis 
4.3 Drivers 
4.4 Restraints 
4.5 Porter's Five Forces Analysis 
5. Super Absorbent Polymer Market Assessment by Applications 
5.1 Introduction 
5.2 General Applications 
5.2.1 Baby Diapers 
5.2.2 Feminine hygiene Products 
5.2.3 Adult incontinence Products 
5.3 Medical Applications 
5.3.1 Traditional Wound Care 
5.3.2 Advanced Wound care 
5.3.3 Others (Surgical pads, etc.) 
5.4 Others (agriculture, Waste water treatment etc.) 

6. Super Absorbent Polymer Market Assessment by Products 
6.1 Introduction 
6.2 Sodium Polyacrylate 
6.3 Polyacrylamide copolymers 
6.4 Others 

7. Super Absorbent Polymer Market Assessment by Region 
7.1 Introduction 
7.2 North America 
7.3 Europe 
7.4 Asia Pacific 
7.5 Rest of the World 

8. Super Absorbent Polymer Market Competitive Assessment 
8.1 Introduction 
8.2 Merger/Acquisitions 
8.3 Joint Venture/Collaborations/Partnership 
8.4 Other 

9. Super Absorbent Polymer Market Company Assessment 
9.1 BASF 
9.2 Bayer AG 
9.3 Evonik Industries AG 
9.4 Formosa Plastics Co. 
9.5 Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation 
9.6 Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd 
9.7 Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Co., Ltd. 

10. Appendix 

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