Accelerating Demand for Anti-Aging and Sun Protection Products
The demand for anti-aging products is increasing owing to the high proportion of old age people in the region, majorly in the United States. North America is one of the biggest markets for anti-aging and sun protection products. These anti-aging products not only work on reducing wrinkles, black spots, and fine lines, but also improve skin texture, collagen and help hydrate the skin. The demand for sun protection products is also rising due to increasing skin cancer problems and growing awareness towards the harmful effects of UV and environmental pollution. Consumers are actively adopting anti-aging, sun protection, and multi-utility skin care products in the region. This rising demand for anti-aging and sun-protection products is expected to drive the market for chemicals in cosmetics and toiletries during the forecast period.
Increasing Usage of Xylene
Xylene owing to its characteristics, such as colorless, sweet smelling liquid or gas, easy in absorption, and distribution, etc. is used in industries, such as cosmetics, toiletries, pharmaceutical, etc. In addition with this, different types of xylene used in these industries are ammonium xylenesulfonate potassium xylenesulfonate, calcium xylenesulphonate, sodium xylenesulphonate, etc. It is used in products, such as shampoos, hair conditioners, soaps, detergents, bath products, cleansing agent in few cosmetics, face cream, body lotion, deodorant, hair spray, shower gel, etc. The sales of cosmetics and personal care products in the United States has reached USD 17.7 billion in 2017, a 6% increase over 2016. This increasing adoption of cosmetics and personal care products in the United States is projected to have a positive impact on the consumption of xylene during the forecast period.
United States to Dominate the Market
The United States cosmetics and toiletries market is growing at moderately high rate in the region. The United States cosmetics and toiletries manufacturers/companies are known for being innovative in terms of product and packaging and high quality and technologically advanced products across the globe. Additionally, the distribution channel for products of cosmetics and toiletries in the country is very effective, which enhances its sales in the country. In addition to this, products are sold through mass outlets such as Walmart, Tesco, etc. and offer ample of shelf space to private label products, high-end luxury brands sell through their specific retail outlets etc. The sales of skincare products are booming in the United States and have reached around USD 5.6 billion in 2017 and are expected to further increase in the coming years. This, in turn, is projected to augment the market for cosmetics and toiletries chemicals during the forecast period.
Major Players: Akzo Nobel, Ashland Inc., BASF SE, and Clariant International Ltd., amongst others.
Notable Developments in the Market
October, 2017: Evonic launched TEGO Solve 90 and TEGO Feel C 10 to improve the properties of cosmetic products
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1.1 Research Phases
1.2 Scope of the Report
1.3 Study Deliverables
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Insights
3.1 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.2 Industry Attractiveness- Porters Five Forces Analysis
3.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.2.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.2.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.2.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.2.5 Degree of Competition
4. Market Dynamics
4.1.1 Accelerating Demand for Anti-Aging and Sun Protection Products
4.1.2 Growing Demand for Mild and Organic Cosmetic and Toiletries
4.2.1 Synthetic Chemicals Harmful for Humans
4.2.2 Rising Environmental Concerns Owing to Non-degradable Nature of Toiletries
4.3.1 Shifting Focus towards Male-specific Cosmetics and Toiletries
4.3.2 Shifting Focus towards Adoption of Cosmetic with Pharmaceutical Properties
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis (Market Size, Growth, and Forecast)
5.1 By Chemical Type
5.1.6 Alkylphenol Ethoxylates
5.1.8 Alpha Hydroxy Acids
5.1.10 Ethyl Alcohol
5.1.11 Synthetic Colors
5.1.12 Sodium Laureth and Lauryl Sulphate
5.1.13 Synthetic Fragrances
5.2 By Ingredients
5.2.1 Functional Ingredients
5.2.2 Specialty Additives
5.2.3 Active Ingredients
5.3 By Application
5.3.1 Skin Care Products
5.3.2 Hair Care Products
5.3.3 Oral Care Products
5.3.4 Color Cosmetic and Nail Care Products
5.3.5 Fragrance Products
5.3.6 Bath and Shower Products
5.3.7 Baby Care Products
5.3.8 Personal Hygiene Products
5.3.9 Shaving Products
6. Regional Market Analysis (Market Size, Growth, and Forecast)
6.1 United States
6.4 Rest of North America
7. Competitive Landscape
7.1 Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Agreements
7.2 Market Share Analysis**
7.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
8. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials**, Products & Services, Recent Developments)
8.1 Akzo Nobel
8.2 Ashland Inc.
8.3 BASF SE
8.4 Clariant International Ltd.
8.5 Croda International plc
8.7 Eastman Chemical Co.
8.8 Emery Oleochemicals Group
8.9 Evonik Industries AG
8.10 Firmenich SA
8.11 FMC Corp.
8.12 Givaudan SA
8.13 International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
8.14 LANXESS AG
8.15 Lonza Group Ltd.
8.16 Lubrizol Corp.
8.17 Merck KGaA
8.18 Pilot Chemical Company
8.19 Procter & Gamble Company
8.20 Royal DSM NV
8.21 Royal Dutch Shell plc
8.22 Solvay SA
8.23 Sonneborn LLC
8.24 Stepan Company
8.25 Symrise AG
8.26 Terry Laboratories Incorporated
*List Not Exhaustive
** Subject to availability on public Domain
- Akzo Nobel
- Ashland Inc.
- BASF SE
- Clariant International Ltd.
- Croda International plc
- Eastman Chemical Co.
- Emery Oleochemicals Group
- Evonik Industries AG
- Firmenich SA
- FMC Corp.
- Givaudan SA
- International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
- LANXESS AG
- Lonza Group Ltd.
- Lubrizol Corp.
- Merck KGaA
- Pilot Chemical Company
- Procter & Gamble Company
- Royal DSM NV
- Royal Dutch Shell plc
- Solvay SA
- Sonneborn LLC
- Stepan Company
- Symrise AG
- Terry Laboratories Incorporated