Global Plastic Additives Market Analysis, Growth, Trends & Forecasts 2018-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--()--The "Global Plastic Additives Market - Segmented by Type, Plastic Type, Application and Geography - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2018 - 2023)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The global plastic additives market was estimated at USD 25,049 million in 2017.

Plastics are lighter and stronger than many other materials used for roofing, storage containers, pipes, cables, electronics, toys, kitchenware, safety gear, cosmetic articles, household products, etc. Plastic is an easy choice for saving weight and cost. Companies achieve an overall cost saving of 25% - 50% by converting to plastic parts.

The packaging industry mostly relies on polymers for packaging and decoration of final products. Factors leading to the use of polymers in the packaging industry are its properties, like being lightweight, availability in different colors, low reactivity, chemical and moisture resistance, etc. The use of suitable plastic additives contributes toward extended lifetime, appearance, thermal protection, clarity, low haze, and improved mechanical properties.

Packaging is the largest end-user for the plastic industry, accounting for more than one-quarter of total plastic usage. The Chinese packaging industry recorded a growth of 4.5% during 2011-2016. With the rise in demand for lighter, cheaper, and more convenient packaging from consumers, the packaging sector in China is set to experience rapid growth during the forecast period.

Companies Mentioned

  • Akzonobel Nv
  • Adeka Corporation
  • BASF SE
  • Songwon Industrial Co. Ltd
  • Baerlocher Group
  • Clariant AG
  • Mitsui
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Emerald Performance Materials
  • DowDuPont
  • Kaneka Corporation
  • Lanxess AG
  • EXXONMOBIL Corporation
  • Sabo SpA.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Insights

4. Market Dynamics

5. Market Segmentation and Analysis

6. Regional Market Analysis

7. Competitive Landscape

8. Company Profiles

9. Future of the Market

10. Disclaimer

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Related Topics: Plastics

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Related Topics: Plastics