India and China Anionic Surfactants Market - Segmented by Product type, Origin, Application and Geography 2017 - 2022

  • ID: 4390533
  • Report
  • Region: China, India
  • 100 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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The Asia-Pacific surfactant market was estimated to be USD 10.98 billion and 4.99 million metric tons, by value and volume respectively, in 2014. The Indian anionic surfactant market was USD XX million and XX thousand metric tons in 2015 and is projected to reach USD XX million and XX thousand metric tons by 2021 witnessing a growth of CAGR 8.9% and 5.47%, by value and volume respectively. The Chinese anionic surfactant market was currently valued to be USD XX billion.

Market Dynamics of the India and China Anionic Surfactants Market


Growing demand for the use of milder and sulfur-free surfactants in personal care products
Increasing purchasing power of the growing middle-class in India
Low cost and easy availability of synthetic surfactants


Fluctuating prices of key feedstock materials
Environmental concerns

Indian and Chinese Anionic Surfactants Market

The market can be broadly segmented on the basis of product type (linear alkylbenzene sulfonate (LABS), alkyl/alcohol ethoxysulfates (AES), alpha olefin sulfonates (AOS), secondary alkane sulfonate (SAS), methyl ester sulfonates (MES), sulfosuccinates and other anionic surfactants), by origin (synthetic and bio-based) and by application (soaps & detergents, personal care, lubricants & fuel additives, industry & institutional cleaning, food processing, oilfield chemicals, agricultural chemicals, textile industry, elastomers & plastics, paints & coatings, and others). On the basis product type, LABS is the major product in the Indian anionic surfactant market with a market share of about 60% of the total and MES is the fastest-growing product with an expected CAGR of XX%. In terms of applications, the anionic surfactants segment of soaps and detergent comes out to be the largest and the fastest-growing segment with a value of USD XX million in 2014 with a CAGR of XX% till 2020.

The low per capita detergent consumption of surfactants in the regions is expected to provide growth opportunities for the surfactant manufacturers. The report studies the major market players for insights into the recent development, financials and products & services offered.

Key Deliverables:

Analysis for the Indian and Chinese anionic surfactants market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis.
Market definition along with the identification of key drivers and restraints.
Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenario, rising prospective opportunities, and identification of key companies that can influence this market on a country-specific scale.
Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their market share.
Identification and analysis of the macro and micro factors that affect the Indian and Chinese anionic surfactants market on a country-specific scale.
A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
A wide-ranging knowledge and insights about the major players in this industry and the key strategies adopted by them to sustain and grow in the studied market.
Insights on the major regions where this industry is growing and to also identify the regions that are still untapped.
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1. Introduction
1.1 Description
1.2 Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Anionic Surfactants Market
3.1 Overview
3.2 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.3 Industry Attractiveness Porters 5 Force Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.3.5 Degree of Competition
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Purchasing Power of the growing middle class
4.1.2 Low Cost and easy availability of Synthetic Surfactants
4.1.3 Innovation in applications
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Volatility in raw material prices
4.2.2 Environmental concerns
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Low per Capita Detergent Consumption
4.3.2 Innovations in Bio-based Surfactants
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis
5.1 By Product Type
5.1.1 Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate (LABS)
5.1.2 Alkyl/Alcohol Ethoxysulfates (AES)
5.1.3 Alpha Olefin Sulfonates (AOS)
5.1.4 Secondary Alkane Sulfonate (SAS)
5.1.5 Methyl Ester Sulfonates (MES)
5.1.6 Sulfosuccinates
5.1.7 Others
5.2 By Origin
5.2.1 Synthetic Surfactants
5.2.2 Bio-Based Surfactants Chemically Synthesized Bio-Based Surfactants Biosurfactants
5.3 By Application
5.3.1 Soaps and Detergents
5.3.2 Personal Care
5.3.3 Lubricants and Fuel Additives
5.3.4 Industry & Institutional Cleaning
5.3.5 Food Processing
5.3.6 Oilfield Chemicals
5.3.7 Agricultural Chemicals
5.3.8 Textile Industry
5.3.9 Elastomers and Plastics
5.3.10 Paints and Coatings
5.3.11 Others
6. Regional Market Analysis (Market size, growth and forecast)
6.1 India
6.1.1 Current Scenario (Demand, Import and Export)
6.1.2 North Producers & Capacities
6.1.3 South Producers & Capacities
6.1.4 East Producers & Capacities
6.1.5 West Producers & Capacities
6.2 China
6.2.1 Current Scenario (Demand, Import and Export)
6.2.2 Producers & Capacities
7. Competitive Landscape
7.1 Mergers & Acquisitions
7.2 Joint Ventures, Collaborations and Agreements
7.3 Market Share Analysis
7.4 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
8. Company Profiles (Overview, Products & Services, Financials and Recent Developments)
8.1 India
8.1.1 Galaxy Surfactants
8.1.2 BASF India
8.1.3 Huntsman Corporation
8.1.4 Stepan Company
8.1.5 Clariant Limited
8.1.6 Croda International Plc.
8.1.7 Rhodia
8.1.8 Sasol
8.1.9 Reliance
8.1.10 Godrej
8.1.11 Solvay
8.1.12 India Glycols
8.1.13 Unitop Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.
8.1.14 EOC Surfactants
8.1.15 IOCL
8.1.16 Hindustan Unilever Ltd.
8.1.17 RSPL
8.1.18 Tamilnadu Petroproducts Ltd.
8.1.19 Proctor & Gamble
8.2 China
8.2.1 BASF
8.2.2 Stepan Company
8.2.3 Evonik Industries
8.2.4 Clariant Limited
8.2.5 Croda International Plc.
8.2.6 Rhodia
8.2.7 Sasol
8.2.8 Zhejiang Zanyu Technology Co. Ltd.
8.2.9 Sinolight Chemicals Co. Ltd.
8.2.10 Hunan Resun-Auway Industrial Co. Ltd.
9. Disclaimer
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