DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pearlescent Pigment Market Analysis By Product (Natural Pearl Essence, Titanium Dioxide, Ferric Oxide, Combination Mica), By Application (Paints & Coatings, Plastics, Printing Inks, Cosmetics) And Segment Forecasts To 2022" report to their offering.
The global pearlescent pigment market is expected to reach USD 547.8 million by 2022. Growing demand for high performance, high brilliance paints on account of expanding automotive & construction industries in emerging markets is expected to remain a key driving factor for the global market.
A shift in trend towards reducing VOC emissions and growing awareness regarding sustainability is also expected to act as a vital determinant for market growth. Developed markets are anticipated to face obstacles in the form of stringent regulatory norms, hampering market growth over the forecast period.
Titanium dioxide (TiO2) coated mica pigment was the leading product segment with demand share exceeding 35% in 2014. High consumption rates of these pigments across automotive, construction and printing ink industries is expected to drive this segment over the forecast period. It is also expected to witness the highest growth of 5.1% from 2015 to 2022.
Iron/ferric oxide mica pigment is also expected to witness brisk growth owing to its high refractive index, metallic luster, excellent hiding properties and weather resistance. Increasing application in the cosmetics and printing inks sector is a major driving force for the product.
North America was the leading regional market with demand share estimated at 38.2% in 2014. Recovery of construction and automotive industry in the U.S. is expected to drive the regional growth.
- Sun Chemical Performance Pigments
- Kolortek (Huaian Concord Industrial Products Co. Ltd.)
- Lansco Colors
- L'Arca Srl (Arca Colours)
- Fujian Kuncai Fine Chemicals Co. Ltd.
- Geotech International B.V.
- RIKA Technology Co. Ltd.
- Smarol Technology Co. Ltd.
- Nanyang Lingbao Pearl Pigment Co. Ltd.
- Jiangsu Pritty Pearlescent Pigments Co., Ltd.
- Brenntag Specialties, Inc.
- Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd.
- Eckart Effect Pigments
Key Topics Covered:
1 Methodology and Scope
2 Executive Summary
3 Pigment Industry Outlook
4 Pigment Product Outlook
5 Pigment Application Outlook
6 Pigment Regional Outlook
7 Competitive Landscape
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