Research and Markets: Global Polyethylene (HDPE, LDPE & LLDPE) Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Dow Chemicals, Exxon Mobil, LyondellBasell, Saudi Basic Industries & Sinopec

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lcz76k/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Polyethylene Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

The Global Polyethylene market to grow at a CAGR of 3.71 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Polyethylene, also known as polythene, is the most commonly used plastic. It is chemically synthesized from ethylene. Polyethylene is used in various products, such as packaging products, pond liners, pipes, molds, wires, cables, general purpose tubes, drums, carrier bags, and household goods as it can be easily remolded. There are three major types of polyethylene: high-density polyethylene (HDPE), low-density polyethylene (LDPE), and linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE).

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Polyethylene market for the period 2014-2018. In terms of type, the Global Polyethylene market can be segmented into three: HDPE, LDPE, and LLDPE.

One of the emerging trends in this market is the use of swing technology in upcoming polyethylene projects. Many manufacturers are implementing swing technology, which helps in producing either High-density Polyethylene or Linear Low-density Polyethylene, depending on the market demand.

According to the report, the most important driver in the market is the increased consumption of packaging materials. Consumers worldwide prefer flexible packaging compared to rigid packaging.

Further, the report states that one of the major challenges confronting the market is raw material volatility. The market is experiencing fluctuations in prices of raw materials such as naphtha, which affect the production of polyethylene.

Key Vendors

  • Dow Chemicals
  • Exxon Mobil Chemical
  • LyondellBasell
  • Saudi Basic Industries
  • Sinopec

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. List of Abbreviations
  3. Scope of the Report
  4. Market Research Methodology
  5. Introduction
  6. Market Landscape
  7. Global Polyethylene Market
  8. Market Segmentation by Type
  9. Global HDPE Market
  10. Global LDPE Market
  11. Global LLDPE Market
  12. Market Segmentation by Feedstock
  13. Market Segmentation by Application
  14. Geographical Segmentation
  15. Key Leading Countries
  16. Buying Criteria
  17. Market Growth Drivers
  18. Drivers and their Impact
  19. Market Challenges
  20. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  21. Market Trends
  22. Trends and their Impact
  23. Vendor Landscape
  24. Key Vendor Analysis

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
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Sector: Plastics