Epichlorohydrin is commercially manufactured by chlorination of propylene at high temperature followed by treatment with hypochlorous acid and alkali. Epichlorohydrin exposure causes nausea, vomiting, irritation of eyes and respiratory tracts. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had classified Epichlorohydrin under Group B2, human carcinogen.
Epichlorohydrin has a variety of applications like it is used in the synthesis of epoxy resins, ion exchange resins, rubbers, agricultural products. It is mainly used in polymer industry for the synthesis of epoxy resins. Painting, Electronic & Electrical and Adhesive are the major end-users for Epichlorohydrin.
This report provides information on Epichlorohydrin market size for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It alsfocuses on market drivers, challenges, restraints, market dynamics, growth indicators, competitive landscape, potential growth opportunities and other key aspects with respect tEpichlorohydrin market.
Asia Pacific is the major manufacturer and consumer of Epichlorohydrin and there is a growing demand for the product. The European market is alson growing trend due tan increased demand from various industries. The demand from USA market is affected by the regulatory concern, due thazardous effects of Epichlorohydrin on the environment and is estimated tgrow with the moderate rate in the coming years. The market is dominated by few major players, which indeed has become a major challenge for the new entrants.
This report identifies global Epichlorohydrin market on the basis of end-users and regional market as follows:
On the basis of End Users, Epichlorohydrin is used widely in:
Paints and Coatings
Electronic and Electrical
Paper, Inks and Dyes
Water treatment industry
This report is further segmented based on potential markets for Epichlorohydrin. A detailed analysis by region – North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the World (RoW), has been provided in this report
This report looks intall the major companies operating in the supply and manufacturing of Epichlorohydrin. Some of the major companies’ profiles are as follows:
The Dows Chemical Company
SumitomChemical Co., Ltd.
Aditya Birla Chemicals
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2. Executive Summary
3. Epichlorohydrin - 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. Epichlorohydrin - Market Forces
4.1.1. Growing demand from Industries using the compound
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. Epichlorohydrin 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. Epichlorohydrin Market, By major end user type
6.1. Paints and Coatings
6.2. Electronic and Electrical
6.4. Paper, Inks and Dyes
7. Epichlorohydrin Market, By Geography
7.2. North America
7.3.6. Rest of Europe
7.4. Asia Pacific
7.4.2. South Korea
7.4.5. Rest of Asia Pacific
8. Market Entropy
8.2. Technological Developments
8.3. Merger & Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures
8.4. Supply - Contract
9. Company Profiles (Introduction, Financials, Key Insights, Key Strategy, Product Portfolio, SWOT Analysis)
9.1. The Dows Chemical Company
9.2. SumitomChemical Co., Ltd.
9.4. Aditya Birla Chemicals
9.5. Osaka Soda
9.6. Spolchemie A.S.
9.7. Shandong Haili Chemical Industry
9.8. Samsung Fine Chemicals
9.9. Jiangsu Yangnong Chemical Group
9.10. Hexion Inc.
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10.3. Research Methodology
10.4. Expert Insights