Global Pigments Market - Segmented by Product type, End-user Industry, Geography - Trends and Forecasts (2017 - 2022)

  • ID: 4402525
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 110 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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  • Cabot Corporation
  • Clariant International AG
  • Sun Chemical Corporation
  • MORE
Breaking News: In May 2017, Huntsman and Clariant announced that they plan to merge as equal companies through an all-stock transaction by the end of 2017.

The global pigments market was valued at USD XX million in 2016. This market is projected to reach USD XX million by 2022, at a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period (2017-2022).

Pigments are solid materials that impart color to the substrate on which they are used. Pigments possess higher tinting strength when compared to the substrate. Pigments are also insoluble and are applied not as solutions, but as finely ground solid particles mixed with a liquid. Pigments are used for coloring paint, ink, plastic, fabric, cosmetics, food, and other materials.

Two major factors driving the growth of the pigments market worldwide are growing construction activities in Asia-Pacific, and increased industrial activities in Asia-Pacific and Middle East. On the flipside, the enactment of stringent environmental regulations regarding the application of paints & coatings may hinder the growth of the market

The pigments market has been segmented based on product, and end-user industry. Based on product, the market has been segmented into organic, inorganic, and specialty pigments. Based on end-user industry, the market has been segmented into paints & coatings, printing inks, automotive, plastics, and others (including textile and construction). In 2016, the paints & coatings segment dominated the global market.

The market has been segmented further, based on geography, into North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, South America, and Middle East 7 Africa. In 2017, Asia-Pacific is likely to dominate the global market with a share of XX%.

Opportunities and Major Players

The shifting focus toward the adoption of nanoparticles in the paints & coatings industry is likely to offer numerous opportunities for the growth of the pigments market.

Some of the major players dominating the market are:

Clariant International AG
Cabot Corporation
Sun Chemical Corporation
Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd
Huntsman International LLC

Key Deliverables in the Study

Market analysis for the global pigment market, with country-specific assessments and competition analysis on global scale.

Market definition along with the identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenario and prospective opportunities.

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 pigments market on global level.

A comprehensive list of key market players, along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
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  • Cabot Corporation
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1. Introduction
1.1 Scope of the market
1.2 Research Methodology

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Insight
3.1 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.2 Industry Attractiveness - Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.2.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.2.3 Threats of New Entrants
3.2.4 Threats of Substitutes Products and Services
3.2.5 Degree of Competition

4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Accelerating Demand from the Automotive Industry
4.1.2 Consistent Industrial Developments in Asia-Pacific and Middle-Eastern region
4.1.3 Growing Constrcution Activities in the Asia-Pacific region
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Stringent Government Regulations on Coatings
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Increasing Usage of Nanoparticles in Paints & Coatings and Cosmetic Industries
4.3.2 Rising Demand for Eco-friendly Products
4.3.3 Shifting Focus towards the Adoption of Inorganic Pigments

5. Market Segmentation and Analysis (Market Size, Growth, and Forecast)
5.1 By Product
5.1.1 Organic Pigments Azo Phthalocyanine Quinacridone Others
5.1.2 InOrganic Pigments Titanium dioxide Iron Cadmium Carbon Black Chromium oxide complex inorganic Others
5.1.3 Specialty Pigments Classic Organic Metallic High performance Fluorescent Luminescent Thermo-chromic
5.2 By End-user Industry
5.2.1 Paints & Coatings
5.2.2 Printing Inks
5.2.3 Automotive
5.2.4 Plastics
5.2.5 Construction
5.2.6 Others (including textiles)

6. Regional Market Analysis (Market Size, Growth, and Forecast)
6.1 Asia-Pacific
6.1.1 China
6.1.2 India
6.1.3 Japan
6.1.4 South Korea
6.1.5 ASEAN Countries
6.1.6 Australia & New Zealand
6.1.7 Rest of Asia-Pacific
6.2 North America
6.2.1 United States
6.2.2 Canada
6.2.3 Mexico
6.2.4 Rest of North America
6.3 Europe
6.3.1 Germany
6.3.2 France
6.3.3 United Kingdom
6.3.4 Italy
6.3.5 Spain
6.3.6 Russia
6.3.7 NORDIC Countries
6.3.8 Rest of Europe
6.4 South America
6.4.1 Brazil
6.4.2 Mexico
6.4.3 Chile
6.4.4 Colombia
6.4.5 Rest of South America
6.5 Middle East & Africa
6.5.1 Saudi Arabia
6.5.2 South Africa
6.5.3 UAE
6.5.4 Rest of Middle East & Africa

7. Future of the Market

8. Competitive Landscape
8.1 Mergers & Acquisition, Joint Ventures, Collaborations and Agreements
8.2 Market Share Analysis
8.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading players

9. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials**, product & Services, and Research Development)
9.1 Clariant International AG
9.2 BASF
9.3 Huntsman International LLC
9.4 Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd
9.5 Cabot Corporation
9.6 ECKART Gmbh
9.7 Sun Chemical Corporation
9.8 Flint Group
9.9 Heubach Gmbh
9.10 Kronos Worldwide Inc
9.11 DIC Corporation
9.14 Rookwood Holdings Inc
9.15 Dainichiseika color & chemical
9.16 Zhejiang Longsheng Group Co.,ltd
9.17 Tronox ltd
* List not exhaustive

10. Disclaimer
**Subject to availability on public domain
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  • Clariant International AG
  • Cabot Corporation
  • Sun Chemical Corporation
  • Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd.
  • Huntsman International LLC
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