Research and Markets: Global Specialty Polymers Market 2014-2018: Ashland, BASF, Croda, Evonik Industries, PolyOne, Rhodia & Solvay Group Dominates the Industry

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sddtx5/global_specialty) has announced the addition of the "Global Specialty Polymers Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

The Global Specialty Polymers market to grow at a CAGR of 5.87% over the period 2013-2018

The Global Specialty Polymers market is witnessing increased demand from emerging markets such as India and China in the APAC region. Economic development in such countries has led to improvements in the purchasing power of individuals, thereby contributing to the growth of several industries. For instance, the Electronics industry in India and the Construction industry in China are expected to witness strong growth during the forecast period, thereby leading to increased demand for engineering plastics such as polycarbonates, ABS, PET, POM, PBT and specialty films such as polyester, nylon, fluropolymer, and polycarbonate films.

According to the report, many drivers contribute to the growth of the Global Specialty Polymers market, the most important of which is the strong demand for specialty polymers from the Automotive industry in the form of specialty films and engineering thermoplastics. The continual expansion of production capacities by vendors is also driving market growth.

Further, the report states that Despite the presence of several drivers, there are some challenges that are restricting the growth of the Global Specialty Polymers market. The fluctuation in raw material prices is a major challenge faced by the specialty polymer vendors. Specialty polymer end products getting substituted among themselves is also a major challenge faced by the market.

Key Vendors

  • Ashland
  • BASF
  • Croda
  • Evonik Industries
  • PolyOne
  • Rhodia
  • Solvay Group

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 Specialty Polymers Market
  8. Global Specialty Polymers Market Segmentation by Product Type
  9. Global Specialty Films Market
  10. Global Engineering Plastics Market
  11. Global High-performance Thermoplastics Market
  12. Market Segmentation by Material Application
  13. Global Specialty Polymers Market Segmentation by End-users
  14. Global Specialty Polymers Market Segmentation by Geography
  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