DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Cellulose Acetate Market Research Report By Application - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2014-2021" report to their offering.
Cellulose acetate is available in the market as cellulose acetate flakes, cellulose acetate esters, and other forms. Primary applications of cellulose acetate are cigarette filter tow and textile fibres due to its property of absorbance.
Cellulose acetate finds its applications in magnetic computer tape, wound dressings, personal hygiene products, absorbent cloths, and wipes. It is also used to make consumer products such as plastic films, textiles, and separation membranes. It is also used in the manufacture of cellulose acetate compounds and extrusion compounds, sheet, photographic films, coatings & Inks. Cellulose acetate has become well known as an eco-friendly plastic because it is non-hazardous, cheap, renewable, and biodegradable. It is used in absorbent surgical dressings and various types of adhesives.
The increasing consumption of cigarettes in Asia Pacific is the major driver for cellulose acetate market in this region. The application of cellulose acetate in LCD's is also providing a boost for the cellulose acetate market in Middle East and Africa regions. There is also a prevalent market for cellulose acetate in North America, Europe and Latin America.
The major companies manufacturing cellulose acetate are
- Acordis Acetate
- Celanese Corporation
- Chinese National Tobacco Corp.
- Daicel Chemical Company
- Eastman Chemical Company
- Imperial Tobacco Group
- Mitsubishi Rayon Company Limited
- Philip Morris International
- Rhodia Acetow GmbH
- Rotuba Extruders
- SK Chemicals Co. Ltd.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Introduction And Research Methods
1.2. Research Methodology
1.3. Market Drivers And Restraints
2. Executive Summary
2.1. Market Highlights
3. Cellulose Acetate Market Analysis By Applications
3.2. Cigarette Filter Tow
3.3. Textile Fibers
3.4. Film & Sheet Castings
3.5. Molding & Extrusion
3.6. Photographic Film
3.7. Surface Coatings
3.8. Others (Including Printing Ink Formulations, Etc.)
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ft9z2r/global_cellulose