Engineering Plastics Market Analysis - By Types (Polyamides, Polyimides, Polycarbonates, Thermoplastic Polyester Elastomer, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)); By Industry; By Geography - Forecast to 2021

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Engineering plastics are the subset of plastics which have better physical and chemical properties. They are being used in various applications depending on their properties like thermal resistance, chemical resistance, mechanical strength etc. Engineering plastics are slowly replacing the traditional materials like metals, glass and wool in various industries. The increasing tendency towards lightweight vehicles, lower emissions and higher fuel efficiency is anticipated to drive the growth of engineering plastics in the automotive industry.

The global engineering plastics market has been analyzed with respect to different parameters such as demand, supply, end-users and providers of engineering plastics. Engineering plastics market is categorized by types, industry and geography. On the basis of types, the market has been segmented into polyamides, polycarbonates, styrene copolymer, thermoplastic polyesters and more. Polycarbonate is the most commonly used engineering plastics because of its strength. This segment has been divided into further sub-segments to ensure a comprehensive approach to the market. The forecast period for this report is taken as 2016-2021. The major Industries using engineering plastics are automotive, packaging, construction and others. Among these industries the automotive industry has the largest market and is anticipated to grow in the forecasted period.

The overall market is also presented from the perspective of different geographic regions and the key countries in each region. This analysis shows clearly that Americas is the leader in market revenue shares.

In 2015 the Engineering Plastics market was dominated by five major companies, namely:

DSM NV (The Netherlands)
Formosa Plastics Corp. (Taiwan)
E. I. DuPont (U.S.)
Celanese Corporation (U.S.)
Saudi Basic Industries Co. (Saudi Arabia).

These companies have significant presence in the engineering plastics market with good brand image. Other players in this market include:

BASF SE (Germany)
Lanxess AG (Garmany)
Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics Corporation (Japan)
Chevron Phillips Chemical (U.S.)
Arkema SA (France).
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1. Engineering Plastics Market Overview
2. Executive Summary
3. Engineering Plastics Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. Top 5 Financials Analysis
3.2.3. End User Profiling
4. Engineering Plastics Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition
5. Engineering Plastics Market - Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunity Analysis
5.4. Product Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors
5.6. SWOT Analysis
6. Engineering Plastics Market - By Types
6.1. Polyamides
6.2. Polyimides
6.3. Polycarbonates
6.4. Thermoplastic Polyester Elastomer (TPE-E)
6.5. Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
6.6. Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)
6.7. Polyethylene terephthalate (PET)
6.8. Fluoropolymers
6.8.1. Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)
6.8.2. Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF)
6.8.3. Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (FEP)
6.9. Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA)
6.10. Others
7. Engineering Plastics Market - By Industry
7.1. Automotive
7.2. Electronics
7.3. Healthcare
7.4. Packaging
7.5. Consumer Goods
7.6. Industrial and Machinery
7.7. Construction
7.8. Others
8. Engineering Plastics Market - By Geography
8.1. Americas
8.1.1. USA
8.1.2. Mexico
8.1.3. Canada
8.1.4. Others
8.2. Europe
8.2.1. UK
8.2.2. Germany
8.2.3. France
8.2.4. Turkey
8.2.5. Others
8.3. APAC
8.3.1. China
8.3.2. India
8.3.3. Australia
8.3.4. Japan
8.3.5. South Korea
8.3.6. Others
8.4. ROW
8.4.1. Middle East
8.4.2. Africa
8.4.3. Others
9. Engineering Plastics Market Entropy
10. Company Profiles
10.1. Koninklijke DSM N.V
10.2. Formosa Plastics Corp.
10.3. DuPont Co.
10.4. Honeywell Resins and Chemicals L.L.C
10.5. Saudi Basic Industries Co.
10.6. BASF SE
10.7. Ashland Inc.
10.8. Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics Corporation
10.9. Chevron Phillips Chemical
10.10. Arkema SA

"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"
11. Appendix
11.1. Abbreviations
11.2. Sources
11.3. Research Methodology
11.4. Bibliography
11.5. Disclaimer
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