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ASC Uncovers 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report

Published on 2016-09-16. Author : SpecialChem

Bethesda, MD -- The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) has released its seventh market report in 36 months. The 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report is authored by ChemQuest, a management consulting firm based in Cincinnati, OH and an ASC Affiliate Member.

Partners with ChemQuest

ASC Uncovers 2015-2019 HMAs in North America Market Report
ASC Uncovers 2015-2019 HMAs
in North America Market Report

The ASC Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report is the seventh of eight new market reports being published by ASC as part of its Long Range Plan to add value to membership. The HMA Market Reports fall under the “Community Knowledge Integration” strategy, which is a key pillar of the overall ASC Long Range Plan.

“This new report will have significant qualitative inputs from key parts of the value chain,” says Steve Duren of ASC. “The report will include market size and key segments and sub-segments within the HMA markets. Interviews have focused on downstream customers, consumer products goods, trends on policy and sustainability in big box and e-commerce channels. The report provides the outlook on key feedstocks that are the building blocks for Hot Melt Adhesive formulations.”

The new report will cover following segments

  • packaging 
  • hygiene automotive
  • woodworking 

“ASC members will learn about key trends and market drivers in the following sub-segments: Case & Carton, Envelope, Paper Converting, Tobacco, Diapers, Feminine Hygiene, Bedding and Meat Pads” adds Duren.

“We are pleased to work with the ASC to publish this comprehensive report. The Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report addresses the current state-of-the-union in the hot melt adhesives industry. The report focuses on market dynamics including compelling feedback on major trends from diverse participants throughout the value chain, key M&A activities, competing substitute technologies such as ultrasonic welding, metallocene elastomers and reactive hot melts” says Dan Murad, President of ChemQuest.

About Adhesive and Sealant Council

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) is a North American trade association dedicated to representing the adhesive and sealant industry. The Council is comprised of 138 adhesive and sealant manufacturers, raw material and equipment suppliers, distributors and industry consultants, representing more than 75% of the U.S. industry with operations around the world. Offering education, legislative advocacy, professional networking and business growth solutions for its members, the ASC is the center of knowledge and catalyst for industry growth on a global basis for manufacturers, suppliers and end-users.

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Source: Adhesive and Sealant Council
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