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Surface Active Agents - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 338637
  • Report
  • July 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 226 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ashland, Inc. (USA)
  • Clariant (Switzerland)
  • DowDuPont Inc. (USA)
  • NOF Corporation (Japan)
  • P&G Chemicals (USA)
  • Solvay S.A. (Belgium)
  • MORE
Global Surface Active Agents Market to Reach $43.4 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Surface Active Agents estimated at US$37 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$43.4 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 2.3% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Anionic Surfactants, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 2.1% CAGR and reach US$17.6 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Nonionic Surfactants segment is readjusted to a revised 2.8% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $10 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 4.3% CAGR

The Surface Active Agents market in the U.S. is estimated at US$10 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$8.5 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 4.3% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 0.5% and 1.7% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 1% CAGR.

Cationic Surfactants Segment to Record 1.7% CAGR

In the global Cationic Surfactants segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 1.4% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$5 Billion in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$5.5 Billion by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$5.9 Billion by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 2.5% CAGR through the analysis period. We bring years of research experience to this 18th edition of our report. The 226-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.

Competitors identified in this market include, among others:
  • Akzo Nobel NV
  • Ashland Global Holdings Inc.
  • BASF SE
  • Clariant
  • Croda International Plc.
  • DKS Co. Ltd.
  • Dow Inc.
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Galaxy Surfactants Limited
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • Kao Corporation
  • Lion Specialty Chemicals Co., Ltd.
  • NOF Corporation
  • Oxiteno S.A.
  • P&G Chemicals
  • Pilot Chemical Company
  • Protameen Chemicals, Inc.
  • Sasol Limited
  • Solvay S.A.
  • Stepan Company
  • Tianjin Tianzhi Fine Chemical Co. Ltd.
  • Toho Chemical Industry

The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review). Research estimates are provided for 2020, while research projections cover the period 2021-2027.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ashland, Inc. (USA)
  • Clariant (Switzerland)
  • DowDuPont Inc. (USA)
  • NOF Corporation (Japan)
  • P&G Chemicals (USA)
  • Solvay S.A. (Belgium)
  • MORE

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & REPORT SCOPE

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession

Surface Active Agents: An Essential Component of Household and Industrial Products

Recent Market Activity

Home Care and Personal Care Products: The Promising End-Use Industries for Surfactants

Anionic and Nonionic Surfactants Lead the Global Surfactants Market

While Synthetic Surfactants Dominate, Bio-based Surfactants Come into the Spotlight

Positive Global Economy Buoys General Market Optimism

Global Competitor Market Shares

Surface Active Agents Competitor Market Share Scenario Worldwide (in %): 2018 & 2029

2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

Bio-based Surfactants Gain Traction, Pose Threat to Synthetic Surfactants in Long Run

Methyl Ester Sulphonate Dominate Bio-surfactants Market

Personal Care Industry - A Promising Application Market for Bio-surfactants

Cancer Treatment Emerges as a Potential Market for Bio-surfactants

Oleochemical-Derived Alcohols Continue to Gain Traction

Bio-surfactants Continue to Gain Acceptance in Different Segments

Manufacturers Embracing Green, Eco-Friendly Surfactants

Detergent Manufacturers Join Green Ingredients Fray

Botanicals Top the Charts in Shaving Preparation Ingredients

Huge Opportunity on Cards to Replace Nonylphenol Ethoxylates (NPEs)

Non-Ionic Surfactants Market: Mild Attribute Spurs Demand

Global Alcohol Ethoxylates Market - An Overview

Cleaning and Metal Working - The Major End-Use Markets

Amphoteric Surfactants - Growth Driven by Personal Care and Home Care Sectors

Expanding Range of Consumer and Industrial Applications for Silicone Surfactants

Technological Innovations to Pave the Way for Future Market Growth

Clariant Develops New Sugar-based Surfactants for Personal Care Products

Sustainable Gemini Surfactants Present Panacea for Hard Water Applications

Ester-based Surfactants Present Superior De-Foaming Solutions

Stable Surfactants Find Adoption in Oil Recovery Applications

New Class of Triazine Betaine Surfactants

Yeast-based Bio-surfactants for Food Industry

Sophisticated Microemulsion Solutions for Librating Subsurface Oils

Extended-Surfactants to Offer Alternative Biofuel

Surfactant Formulations to Increase Oil Recovery Efficiency in High Salinity Reservoir Conditions

New Surfactants to Exhibit High Viscosity under High Temperature Settings

Use of Surfactants Blends for Producing Soft Materials

Innovative Admicelles to Shorten Precipitation Phase

New Approach to Produce and Purify Rhamnolipids

Next-Gen Sugar-based Surfactants to Revolutionize Cosmetic, Personal Care Products

Rising Demand for Cosmetic and Personal Care Products Fuels Growth in Surfactants Market

Consumer Preference for Mild Products Triggers Demand for Amphoteric Surfactants

Vibrant Personal Care and Cosmetics Market Spurs Consumption of Dimeric Surfactants

Specialty and Organic Surfactants Gain Popularity as Personal Care Ingredients

Robust Demand for Paints and Coatings:A Strong Growth Driver

Surfactants Aid in Development of High Performance Coatings

Stable Detergent Consumption in Household and Industrial Sectors Bodes Well for the Surfactant Market

Surfactants - Shaping Industrial & Institutional Cleaners Market

Textile Surfactants Market: Steady Growth Opportunities

Agricultural Surfactants: Focus on Food Security Drives Demand

Specialty Surfactants Market: Niche Applications Fuel Growth

Polymeric Surfactants Market: Demand Rises from Oil & Gas Industry

Oilfield Surfactants Market - Oil Industry Dynamics Influence Demand

Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Chemicals to Witness Growth

Stringent Global Regulations Pose Challenge to Chemical Additives Producers

4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

TABLE 1: Surface Active Agents Global Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 2: Surface Active Agents Global Retrospective Market Scenario in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 3: Surface Active Agents Market Share Shift across Key Geographies Worldwide: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 4: Anionic Surfactants (Product Segment) World Market by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 5: Anionic Surfactants (Product Segment) Historic Market Analysis by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
TABLE 6: Anionic Surfactants (Product Segment) Market Share Breakdown of Worldwide Sales by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 7: Nonionic Surfactants (Product Segment) Potential Growth Markets Worldwide in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 8: Nonionic Surfactants (Product Segment) Historic Market Perspective by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
TABLE 9: Nonionic Surfactants (Product Segment) Market Sales Breakdown by Region/Country in Percentage: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 10: Cationic Surfactants (Product Segment) Geographic Market Spread Worldwide in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 11: Cationic Surfactants (Product Segment) Region Wise Breakdown of Global Historic Demand in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
TABLE 12: Cationic Surfactants (Product Segment) Market Share Distribution in Percentage by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 13: Amphoteric Surfactants (Product Segment) World Market Estimates and Forecasts by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 14: Amphoteric Surfactants (Product Segment) Market Historic Review by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
TABLE 15: Amphoteric Surfactants (Product Segment) Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

III. MARKET ANALYSIS

GEOGRAPHIC MARKET ANALYSIS

UNITED STATES

Market Facts & Figures

US Surface Active Agents Market Share (in %) by Company: 2018 & 2025

Market Analytics
TABLE 16: United States Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 17: Surface Active Agents Market in the United States by Product Segment: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019
TABLE 18: United States Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

CANADA

TABLE 19: Canadian Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 20: Canadian Surface Active Agents Historic Market Review by Product Segment in US$ Million: 2012-2019
TABLE 21: Surface Active Agents Market in Canada: Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Product Segment for 2012, 2020, and 2027

JAPAN

TABLE 22: Japanese Market for Surface Active Agents: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 23: Surface Active Agents Market in Japan: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 24: Japanese Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

CHINA

TABLE 25: Chinese Surface Active Agents Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 26: Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in China in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 27: Chinese Surface Active Agents Market by Product Segment: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2012, 2020, and 2027

EUROPE

Market Facts & Figures

European Surface Active Agents Market: Competitor Market Share Scenario (in %) for 2018 & 2025

Market Analytics
TABLE 28: European Surface Active Agents Market Demand Scenario in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 29: Surface Active Agents Market in Europe: A Historic Market Perspective in US$ Million by Region/Country for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 30: European Surface Active Agents Market Share Shift by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 31: European Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020-2027
TABLE 32: Surface Active Agents Market in Europe in US$ Million by Product Segment: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 33: European Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

FRANCE

TABLE 34: Surface Active Agents Market in France by Product Segment: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 35: French Surface Active Agents Historic Market Scenario in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 36: French Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

GERMANY

TABLE 37: Surface Active Agents Market in Germany: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 38: German Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 39: German Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ITALY

TABLE 40: Italian Surface Active Agents Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 41: Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in Italy in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 42: Italian Surface Active Agents Market by Product Segment: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2012, 2020, and 2027

UNITED KINGDOM

TABLE 43: United Kingdom Market for Surface Active Agents: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 44: Surface Active Agents Market in the United Kingdom: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 45: United Kingdom Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

SPAIN

TABLE 46: Spanish Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 47: Spanish Surface Active Agents Historic Market Review by Product Segment in US$ Million: 2012-2019
TABLE 48: Surface Active Agents Market in Spain: Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Product Segment for 2012, 2020, and 2027

RUSSIA

TABLE 49: Russian Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 50: Surface Active Agents Market in Russia by Product Segment: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019
TABLE 51: Russian Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF EUROPE

TABLE 52: Rest of Europe Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020-2027
TABLE 53: Surface Active Agents Market in Rest of Europe in US$ Million by Product Segment: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 54: Rest of Europe Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 55: Asia-Pacific Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 56: Surface Active Agents Market in Asia-Pacific: Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Region/Country for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 57: Asia-Pacific Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 58: Surface Active Agents Market in Asia-Pacific by Product Segment: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 59: Asia-Pacific Surface Active Agents Historic Market Scenario in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 60: Asia-Pacific Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

AUSTRALIA

TABLE 61: Surface Active Agents Market in Australia: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 62: Australian Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 63: Australian Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

INDIA

TABLE 64: Indian Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 65: Indian Surface Active Agents Historic Market Review by Product Segment in US$ Million: 2012-2019
TABLE 66: Surface Active Agents Market in India: Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Product Segment for 2012, 2020, and 2027

SOUTH KOREA

TABLE 67: Surface Active Agents Market in South Korea: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 68: South Korean Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 69: Surface Active Agents Market Share Distribution in South Korea by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 70: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Surface Active Agents: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 71: Surface Active Agents Market in Rest of Asia-Pacific: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 72: Rest of Asia-Pacific Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

LATIN AMERICA

TABLE 73: Latin American Surface Active Agents Market Trends by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020-2027
TABLE 74: Surface Active Agents Market in Latin America in US$ Million by Region/Country: A Historic Perspective for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 75: Latin American Surface Active Agents Market Percentage Breakdown of Sales by Region/Country: 2012, 2020, and 2027
TABLE 76: Latin American Surface Active Agents Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 77: Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in Latin America in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 78: Latin American Surface Active Agents Market by Product Segment: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2012, 2020, and 2027

ARGENTINA

TABLE 79: Argentinean Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020-2027
TABLE 80: Surface Active Agents Market in Argentina in US$ Million by Product Segment: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 81: Argentinean Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

BRAZIL

TABLE 82: Surface Active Agents Market in Brazil by Product Segment: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 83: Brazilian Surface Active Agents Historic Market Scenario in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 84: Brazilian Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

MEXICO

TABLE 85: Surface Active Agents Market in Mexico: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 86: Mexican Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 87: Mexican Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF LATIN AMERICA

TABLE 88: Rest of Latin America Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 89: Surface Active Agents Market in Rest of Latin America by Product Segment: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019
TABLE 90: Rest of Latin America Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

MIDDLE EAST

TABLE 91: The Middle East Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 92: Surface Active Agents Market in the Middle East by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012-2019
TABLE 93: The Middle East Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2012, 2020, and 2027
TABLE 94: The Middle East Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 95: The Middle East Surface Active Agents Historic Market by Product Segment in US$ Million: 2012-2019
TABLE 96: Surface Active Agents Market in the Middle East: Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Product Segment for 2012,2020, and 2027

IRAN

TABLE 97: Iranian Market for Surface Active Agents: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 98: Surface Active Agents Market in Iran: Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 99: Iranian Surface Active Agents Market Share Analysis by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ISRAEL

TABLE 100: Israeli Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020-2027
TABLE 101: Surface Active Agents Market in Israel in US$ Million by Product Segment: A Historic Review for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 102: Israeli Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

SAUDI ARABIA

TABLE 103: Saudi Arabian Surface Active Agents Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 104: Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in Saudi Arabia in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 105: Saudi Arabian Surface Active Agents Market by Product Segment: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2012, 2020, and 2027

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

TABLE 106: Surface Active Agents Market in the United Arab Emirates: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 107: United Arab Emirates Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 108: Surface Active Agents Market Share Distribution in United Arab Emirates by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF MIDDLE EAST

TABLE 109: Surface Active Agents Market in Rest of Middle East: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 110: Rest of Middle East Surface Active Agents Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2012-2019
TABLE 111: Rest of Middle East Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

AFRICA

TABLE 112: African Surface Active Agents Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Product Segment: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 113: Surface Active Agents Market in Africa by Product Segment: A Historic Review in US$ Million for 2012-2019
TABLE 114: African Surface Active Agents Market Share Breakdown by Product Segment: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

IV. COMPETITION

Total Companies Profiled: 82

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  • Akzo Nobel N.V. (The Netherlands)
  • Albright & Wilson (Australia) Limited (Australia)
  • Ashland, Inc. (USA)
  • BASF SE (Germany)
  • Clariant (Switzerland)
  • Croda International Plc. (UK)
  • DKS Co. Ltd. (Japan)
  • DowDuPont Inc. (USA)
  • Evonik Industries AG (Germany)
  • Galaxy Surfactants Limited (India)
  • Huntsman Corporation (USA)
  • India Glycols Ltd. (India)
  • Kao Corporation (Japan)
  • Lion Specialty Chemicals Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Oxiteno S.A. (Brazil)
  • NOF Corporation (Japan)
  • P&G Chemicals (USA)
  • Pilot Chemical Company (USA)
  • Protameen Chemicals, Inc. (USA)
  • Solvay S.A. (Belgium)
  • Shell Chemicals LP (USA)
  • Sanyo Chemical Industries (Japan)
  • Sasol Limited (South Africa)
  • Stepan Company (USA)
  • Tianjin Tianzhi Fine Chemical Co., Ltd. (China)
  • Toho Chemical Industry (Japan)
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