Global Metallocene Market 2012-2016
- ID: 2686233
- October 2013
- Region: Global
- 55 Pages
The analysts forecast the Global Metallocene market to grow at a CAGR of 6.89 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand for polymers with low molecular distribution, and other characteristics, which in turn has led to an increased consumption of metallocene catalysts by polymer manufacturing industries.
The Global Metallocene market has also been witnessing the increasing focus on bringing new, innovative products and technology to the market place. However, the volatility of the raw material prices, which, in turn results in the rise of finished product prices could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
The report, the Global Metallocene Market 2012-2016, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the APAC and EMEA regions; it also covers the Global Metallocene market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
The key vendors dominating this market space are Albemarle Corp., BASF SE, Chevron Phillips Co. LLC, and ExxonMobil Co.
Other vendors mentioned in the report are Clariant AG, Ineos Technologies Ltd., LyondellBasell Industries N.V., Prime Polymer Co. Ltd., and UnivationTechnologies LLC.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2016 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
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01. Executive Summary
02. Scope of the Report
02.1 Market Overview
02.2 Product Offerings
03. Market Research Methodology
03.1 Market Research Process
03.2 Research Design
03.3 Research Methodology
04. List of Abbreviations
06. Market Landscape
06.1 Market Overview
06.2 Global Metallocene Market
06.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
06.3 Global Metallocene Polymers Market
06.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
06.4 Five Forces Analysis
07. Market Segmentation by Application
07.1 Market Segmentation by Metallocene Polymers Application
07.2 Global Metallocene Polymers Market Segmentation by Application 2012
07.3 Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Flexible Non-food Packaging
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.4 Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Shrink/Stretch Films
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.5 Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Flexible Food Packaging Films
07.5.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.6 Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Consumer Industrial Packaging
07.6.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.7 Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Non-packaging Films
07.7.1 Market Size and Forecast
08. Geographical Segmentation
08.1 Global Metallocene Market by Geographical Segmentation
09. Key Leading Countries
10. Buying Criteria
11. Market Growth Drivers
12. Drivers and their Impact
13. Market Challenges
14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
15. Market Trends
16. Trends and their Impact
17. Vendor Landscape
17.1 Competitive Scenario
17.1.1 Major Vendors in Global Metallocene Market
17.1.2 Commercial Production Technologies Involving Metallocenes
17.1.3 Key News
18. Key Vendor Analysis
18.1 Albemarle Corp.
18.1.1 Business Overview
18.1.2 Business Segmentation
18.1.3 Key Information
18.1.4 SWOT Analysis
18.2 BASF SE
18.2.1 Business Overview
18.2.2 Key Information
18.2.3 SWOT Analysis
18.3 Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC
18.3.1 Business Overview
18.3.2 Key Information
18.3.3 SWOT Analysis
18.4 ExxonMobil Chemical Co.
18.4.1 Business Overview
18.4.2 Key Information
18.4.3 SWOT Analysis
19. Other Reports in this Series
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Segmentation of the Global Catalyst Market
Exhibit 3: Global Metallocene market 2012-2016 (US$ million)
Exhibit 4: Global Metallocene Polymers Market 2012-2016 (million metric tons)
Exhibit 5: Segmentation of Global Metallocene Polymers Market by Applications
Exhibit 6: Global Metallocene Polymers Market Segmentation by Application 2012
Exhibit 7: Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Flexible Non-food Packaging 2012-2016 (thousand metric tons)
Exhibit 8: Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Shrink/Stretch Films 2012-2016 (thousand metric tons)
Exhibit 9: Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Flexible Food Packaging 2012-2016 (thousand metric tons)
Exhibit 10: Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Consumer Industrial Packaging 2012-2016 (thousand metric tons)
Exhibit 11: Global Metallocene Polymer Market in Non-packaging Films 2012-2016 (thousand metric tons)
Exhibit 12: Global Metallocene Market by Geographical Segmentation 2012
Exhibit 13: Industry Structure of Catalysts Used in Polymer Production
Exhibit 14: Albemarle Corp. Business Segments 2012
Exhibit 15: Revenue Generation by Business Segmentation of Albemarle Corp. 2012
Exhibit 16: Revenue Generation by Business Segmentation of BASF 2012
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the team said: “Because the Global Metallocene market is a highly competitive market, manufacturers are creating new and innovative catalysts and exploring potential markets to increase their revenue. The Global Metallocene market is witnessing increased investment in R&D teams for the development of innovative products and services. In addition, leading vendors in the market are entering into strategic partnerships to address issues related to life cycle, selectivity, and recyclability of catalysts. These manufacturers are increasingly dedicating large resources to designing and developing new catalysts and related technologies. New high-performing catalysts, which offer improved selectivity, longer run-cycles, and other characteristics, are expected to be introduced in the market soon.”
According to the report, the Global Metallocene market is driven by several factors. One of the major drivers of this market is the increasing demand for polymers with low molecular distribution, and other characteristics, which in turn has led to an increased consumption of metallocene catalysts by polymer manufacturing industries.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges faced by this market is the volatility of raw material prices, which, in turn results in the rise of finished product prices.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.