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Markets & Markets Presents Study of Polyols Market for Period 2012-2017

Published on 2012-06-11. Author : SpecialChem

Polyols are materials having application in a wide range of industries. Polyols are extensively used in Polyurethane, adhesives, sealants, elastomers, coatings, food and confectionery, pharmaceuticals, oral care products, cosmetics etc. The major application is Polyurethane where polyols are widely used to manufacture flexible and rigid polyurethane foams. Increasing trend of low calorie foods along with health benefits offered by polyols which enable them to be used in oral care, sugar free and pharmaceutical products are expected to be the major demand drivers for global polyols market.

This study estimates the global market of Polyols by the end of 2017. This market research study provides detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the global Polyols market. The report provides a comprehensive review of major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, winning imperatives, challenges, and key issues in the market. The market is further segmented and forecasted for major geographic regions, North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of the World that include key growth regions such as China and India. Major countries with the market volumes and revenues are covered for each of the region. Competitive scenario and market share of the top players in the market has been discussed in detail. The top players of the industry are profiled in detail with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities.

Market has also been segmented on the basis of product types where major product types such as Polyether Polyols, Polyester Polyols, Specialty Polyols amongst others. These categories have been discussed in detail and a comprehensive view and forecast is provided for each category with the market volumes and revenues. Market has been further segmented on the basis of applications. The major applications for Polyols include Industrial applications such as Polyurethane and coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomer production, food and confectionery, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, oral products etc. have been discussed in detail in the report. Market share for major market participants has been described in detail for Polyols. The global existing production capacities of the top suppliers have been provided in detail in the report.

Various secondary sources such as encyclopedia, directories, and databases have been used to identify and collect information useful for this extensive commercial study of Polyols. The primary sources - selected experts from related industries and selected suppliers have been interviewed to obtain and verify critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of Polyols.

The leading players of this industry have been profiled with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities. Key participants in the global Polyols market include BASF (Germany), Dow chemical (U.S.), DuPont (U.S.), Huntsman (U.S.), Bayer (Germany), Cargill (U.S.) and so on.

This research report categorizes the global market for Polyols on the basis of applications, product type and geography; forecasting volumes and revenues and analyzing trends in each of the submarkets:

On the basis of applications: The Polyols market is segmented on the basis of end user applications as Industrial applications such as Polyurethanes, coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomer production, food and confectionery, Pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, oral products etc. Each application is further described in detail in the report with volumes and revenues forecasted for each application.

On the basis of product type: Polyether Polyols, Polyester Polyols, Specialty Polyols amongst others.

On the basis of geography: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and ROW and key countries in every region.

About Markets & Markets

Founded in 2001, M&M is a full service market research company and consulting firm that produces 240 high-level, strategically analyzed, full-length reports a year, tracking more than 10 industries. M&M plans to launch industry-wise and country-wise market tracker reports for all the verticals we track. This intelligence database comprising of about 60,000 reports a year, will form one of the world's largest business intelligence resources worldwide. M&M has effectively used technology to automate the management of large and complex market data tables and forecasts.

Source: Markets & Markets

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