+353-1-416-8900REST OF WORLD
+44-20-3973-8888REST OF WORLD
1-917-300-0470EAST COAST U.S
1-800-526-8630U.S. (TOLL FREE)


Dimethyl Terephthalate Market: By Product Type & By Region - Forecast 2016-2021

  • ID: 3973876
  • Report
  • February 2016
  • 145 pages
  • IndustryARC
1 of 3
Dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) is the diester formed from terephthalic acid and methanol. It is a white solid that melts to give a distillable colorless liquid and is used primarily to make linear, saturated polyester resins, fibers and films by blending with glycols. DMT is chiefly used for the production of intermediate polyethylene terephthalate (PET) polymer also known as reactor-grade polyester or PET melt-phase resin. PET engineering resins are formed from recycled postindustrial and postconsumer materials.

Approximately more than 60% of DMT formed globally has its use in production of PET polymer for polyester fibers and approximately 31% in the manufacture of PET solid-state resin for bottles and for packaging purpose. A very minor portion find its use in fabrication of polyester resins for varnishes, films, and adhesives, making of polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) and production of other chemicals like benzocaine, terephthalohydroxamic acid, terephthaldehyde, terephthalamide, cyclohexanedimethanol (CHDM), terephthaloyl chloride and copolyester-ether elastomers etc.

The consumption of bottled water, soft drinks and other premium beverages has increased massively worldwide during last decade and thus showing the proportional increase in dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) usage witnessing the future growth of market.

This report provides information on dimethyl terephthalate market size for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also focuses on market drivers, challenges, restraints, market dynamics, growth indicators, competitive landscape, potential growth opportunities and other key aspects with respect to dimethyl terephthalate market.

Asia is the largest DMT consuming region and expected to account for about 85% of the world's DMT volume growth in the next five years. In addition, the low feedstock prices are also expected to drive the growth of the global dimethyl terephthalate market in future.

In this report global DMT market is divided into upstream products, downstream products and region as follows:
Market is segmented based on upstream/downstream products - methanol, terephthalic acid, and xylenes-mixed xylenes etc. being upstream products. Polybutylene phthalate and polyethylene terephthalate are downstream products
This report is further segmented based on potential markets for dimethyl terephthalate. A detailed analysis by region – United States, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the World (RoW), has been provided in this report
This report looks into all the major companies operating in the DMT market. Some of the major companies’ profiles are as follows:
SK Innovation Co., Ltd.

Cepsa Quimica
Bombay Dyeing & Maunfacturing Co Ltd – (BDMC)
Artenius Turkpet
Bongaigaon Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd – (BRPL)
Eastman Chemical
Fiber Intermediate Product Co – (FIPCO)
Liaoyang Petrochemical Co – (LYPC)
Petrocel SA
Yambolen AD
Please Note: The report is to be delivered in 1-2 working days after an order is placed.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 3
1. Dimethyl terephthalate – Market Overview

2. Executive Summary

3. Dimethyl terephthalate - Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. End User Profiling
3.2.3. Top 5 Financials Analysis

4. Dimethyl terephthalate - Market Forces
4.1. Drivers
4.1.1. Increased demand for PET bottle
4.2. Restraints
4.3. Opportunities
4.4. Challenges
4.5. Porter’s Five Force Analysis
4.5.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2. Bargaining Power of Customers
4.5.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.5.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.5.5. Degree of Competition

5. Dimethyl terephthalate 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. Dimethyl terephthalate Market – By Upstream Products
6.1. Methanol
6.2. Terephthalic Acid
6.3. Xylene Mixed Xylenes

7. Dimethyl terephthalate Market – By Downstream Products
7.1. Polybutylene Phthalate
7.2. Polybutylene Terephthalate

8. Dimethyl terephthalate Market - By Geography
8.1. Introduction
8.2. North America
8.2.1. US
8.2.2. Canada
8.2.3. Mexico
8.3. Europe
8.3.1. U.K
8.3.2. France
8.3.3. Germany
8.3.4. Italy
8.3.5. Spain
8.3.6. Rest of Europe
8.4. Asia Pacific
8.4.1. China
8.4.2. South Korea
8.4.3. Japan
8.4.4. India
8.4.5. Rest of Asia Pacific
8.5. RoW

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

10. Company Profiles (By- Introduction, Financials, Key Insights, Key Strategy, Product Portfolio, SWOT Analysis)
10.1. SK Innovation Co. Ltd.
10.2. Cepsa Quimica
10.3. Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
10.4. Artenius Turkpet
10.5. Bongaigaon Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd.
10.6. Fiber Intermediate Product Corp.
10.7. Eastman Chemical
10.8. Liaoyang Petrochemical Co.
10.9. Petrocel SA
10.10. Yambolen AD
*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. Expert Insights
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
3 of 3


4 of 3