Research and Markets: Polycarbonate Resin Market by Applications & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/czkrd6/polycarbonate) has announced the addition of the "Polycarbonate Resin Market by Applications & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering.
“Polycarbonate Resin Market by Applications & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018”
The global polycarbonate resin market's revenue was estimated to be worth $12.1 billion in 2012, which is expected to reach $18.3 billion by 2018, growing at a CAGR of 7.1% from 2013 to 2018.
PC resins market is experiencing huge growth, which is expected to continue in the near future, mainly driven by the highly growing Asia-Pacific region and intense efforts at the customer's end to provide better products. Significant amount of investments are made by various market players in order to be prepared to serve the high potential regions in future. Presently, Asia-Pacific and Western Europe are the largest consumers of PC resins.
The key drivers of the industry are its applicability in electrical & electronic manufacturing and increased use of in automotive applications. Bisphenol A residue in PC packaging is a restraining factor that prevails in the market, which limits the consumption. Increasing penetration in various applications such as medical equipment, auto glazing, blu-ray discs and others, pave way for its consumption in countries with significant potential and low production capabilities. These countries would serve as the upcoming opportunities in the market and value chain.
Asia-Pacific is the largest market for the consumption PC resin. This report estimates the market size of the PC resin market, both in terms of volume and value. The report provides a comprehensive review of important market drivers, challenges, and key issues. The market is further segmented and forecasted for regions such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (ROW), which include key growth countries, namely the U.S., Germany, China, Japan, and Russia. The share of participants and their strategic initiatives for the overall market is discussed in detail in the report. Top players of the industry are profiled in detail with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Premium Insights
4 Market Overview
5 Polycarbonate Resin Market, By Application
6 Polycarbonate Market, By Geography
7 Bio-Based Polycarbonate
8 Competitive Landscape
9 Company Profiles
- Asahi Kasei Chemicals Corp.
- Bayer Material Science
- Chi Mei Corporation
- Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corporation
- Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd.
- Lg Chem
- Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics Corporation
- Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc.
- Sabic Innovative Plastics
- Samyang Corporation
- Sumika Styron Polycarbonate Limited
- Teijin Ltd.
- Unigel S.A.
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