Paraffin Market: By Form, By End-User, & By Region - Forecast 2016-2021

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Paraffin is a colourless, soft solid substance manufactured by the process of refining crude oil to gasoline, and consists of various hydrocarbons. It is. Globally, growing demand for paraffin scented candles, rise in the demand for building materials, owing to faster rate of growth in construction activities, and increase in usage for cardboard and paper coating mainly in food industry are the prime growth drivers of global paraffin market. In addition, increase in adoption of paraffin for hot melt adhesives, industrial & surface protection coatings, rubber & plastic processing aids, pharmaceuticals, electrical insulation, metal castings and fabric proofing & impregnation, and emerging economies such as China, India and others, will create new opportunities for global paraffin market. However, volatile prices and supply of crude oil, stringent government environmental regulations, and increasing popularity of bio-based products are the key restraints for global paraffin market.

This report identifies the global paraffin market size in for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the potential growth opportunities in the coming years, while also reviewing the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, market dynamics, competitive landscape, and other key aspects with respect to global paraffin market.

Geographically North America dominated global paraffin market, owing to high demand from building & construction. Asia Pacific is projected to have fastest growth, owing to rapidly increasing population, rise in building and cosmetics industry in developing nations such as China, and India in this region. Among all the end-users, candles segment has the highest market share in global paraffin market.

This report segments global paraffin market on the basis of form, end-user, and regional market as follows:

Paraffin Market, By Form: Scale, Semi-Refined and Fully Refined
The report has focused study on paraffin market by basis of end-user such as: Packaging, Candles, Cosmetics, Building Materials, Inks, PVC, Polishes, Rubber and Tires
This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region

This report identifies all the major companies operating in the paraffin market. Some of the major companies’ profiles in detail are as follows:

Sinopec Beijing Yanshan Company
Koster Keunen Hooland BV
Hexion Specialty Chemicals Inc.

Marcus Oil & Chemical
Blended Waxes Inc.
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1. Paraffin Market – Market Overview

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.3. Product Benchmarking
3.4. End User Profiling
3.5. Top 5 Financials Analysis

4. Paraffin Market– Market Forces
4.1. Drivers
4.1.1. Growing demand for paraffin scented candles
4.1.2. Rise in the demand for building materials, owing to faster rate of growth in construction activities
4.1.3. Increase in usage for cardboard and paper coating mainly in food industry
4.2. Restraints
4.2.1. Volatile prices and supply of crude oil
4.2.2. Stringent government environmental regulations
4.2.3. Increasing popularity of bio-based products
4.3. Opportunities
4.3.1. Emerging economies
4.3.2. Increase in adoption of paraffin for hot melt adhesives, industrial & surface protection coatings, rubber & plastic processing aids, pharmaceuticals, electrical insulation, metal castings and fabric proofing & impregnation
4.4. Challenges
4.5. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.5.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.5.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.5.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.5.5. Degree of Competition

5. Paraffin Market– Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors

6. Paraffin Market, By Form
6.1. Scale
6.2. Semi-Refined
6.3. Fully Refined

7. Paraffin Market, By End-User
7.1. Packaging
7.2. Candles
7.3. Cosmetics
7.4. Building Materials
7.5. Inks
7.6. PVC
7.7. Polishes
7.8. Rubber and Tires

8. Paraffin Market, By Geography
8.1. Europe
8.1.1. Germany
8.1.2. France
8.1.3. Italy
8.1.4. Spain
8.1.5. Russia
8.1.6. U.K.
8.1.7. Rest of Europe
8.2. Asia Pacific
8.2.1. China
8.2.2. India
8.2.3. Japan
8.2.4. South Korea
8.2.5. Rest of Asia-Pacific
8.3. North America
8.3.1. U.S.
8.3.2. Canada
8.3.3. Mexico
8.4. Rest of the World (RoW)
8.4.1. Brazil
8.4.2. Rest of RoW

9. Paraffin – Market Entropy
9.1. Expansion
9.2. Technological Developments
9.3. Merger & Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures
9.4. Supply- Contract

10. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio)
10.1. Sinopec Beijing Yanshan Company
10.2. Koster Keunen Hooland BV
10.3. Hexion Specialty Chemicals Inc.
10.4. Marcus Oil & Chemical
10.5. Blended Waxes Inc.
10.6. BASF SE
10.7. Clariant AG
10.8. Chemtura Corp.
10.9. ExxonMobil Corp.
10.10. CITGO Petroleum Corp.
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
"*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. Compilation of Expert Insights
11.6. Disclaimer
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