DUBLIN, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b7vxz3/specialty_fuel) has announced the addition of the "Specialty Fuel Additives Market For Gasoline, Diesel, ATF And Other Liquid Fuels - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast to 2019" report to their offering.
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Specialty fuel additives include deposit control agents, corrosion inhibitors, antioxidants, antiknock agents, metal deactivators and others. Companies have worked to engineer hybrid compounds and blends to develop better fuels for commercial use and end-use industries. Changing technology and increasing environmental concerns about the use of oxygenates are driving the global specialty fuel additives market. To enforce a cleaner fuel program, environmental regulators such as EPA in the U.S. and Euro IV in the European Union have lowered the allowable levels of sulfur in diesel. Governments of emerging countries such as China, India, and Brazil among others have also implemented standards for diesel sulfur levels in their respective countries. This has led to increase in the demand for fuel additives such as lubricity improvers to restore natural lubricating properties of low-sulfur fuel.
Deposit control additives emerged as the leading additives and accounted for over 35% of the total market in 2012. The growing demand for detergents as additives in fuel is one of the major factors driving the sale of deposit control additives. Deposit controller additives were followed by cetane improvers, which accounted for 9.8% of the total market in 2012. Growing consumption of diesel in Europe and Asia Pacific has been fueling the demand for cetane improvers. Cold flow improvers are expected to be the fastest growing additives at an estimated CAGR of 7.3% from 2013 to 2019. Growing biofuel consumption in Europe and U.S. is expected to boost the demand for cold flow improvers over the forecast period.
Key Topics Covered:
Chapter 1 Preface
Chapter 2 Executive Summary
Chapter 3 Specialty Fuel Additives - Industry Analysis
Chapter 4 Specialty Fuel Additives - Product Segment Analysis
Chapter 5 Specialty Fuel Additives Market - Application Analysis
Chapter 6 Specialty Fuel Additives Market - Regional Analysis
Chapter 7 Company Profiles
- Afton Chemical Ltd.
- Albemarle Corporation
- Angus Chemical Company
- BASF SE
- Baker Hughes
- Chemtura Corporation
- Chevron Oronite S.A.S.
- Clariant International Ltd
- Dorf Ketal B.V.
- Evonik Industries AG
- GE Water & Process Technologies
- Infineum UK Ltd.
- Innospec Ltd.
- Lubrizol Ltd.
- NALCO Champion (Ecolab)
- Rheochemie Gmbh
- TOTAL Additives and Special Fuels
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