Accelerating Demand for Skin Care and Hair Care Products
Countries, like South Korea and Japan spend about an average of USD 173 per annum per person on cosmetic products, like skin and hair care, while US spends only USD 24. This shows the higher demand for the use of these products in Asia Pacific. Countries, like India, Australia, and Japan, among others, have an increasing young population that fondly indulges in trying such cosmetic products. Growing concerns regarding skin and hair health among this expanding young population adds to the accelerating demand of these products in Asia Pacific region.
Increasing Demand of Fragrance
The fragrance market is exhibiting a fast growing demand due to easier availability of top brands and a greater choice of products across a range of prices. India is one potential market for fragrance. Rising awareness about personal care products, increasing disposable income, and growing demand in the Asia Pacific market expanding middle class and the greater availability of choices in affordable perfumes are pushing the demand. The market demand is also propelled by the tropical, hot and humid climatic conditions.
China is the Largest Market
China is largest market in Asia Pacific region for the cosmetic market. The reason for high demand in China is that the average age of Chinese population is above 38 years. Various anti-aging cosmetic products, like skin care, anti-aging creams, hair care, and personal hygiene products, among others, are in high demand among this Chinese population. The increasing use of these products has led to a rapid expansion of the cosmetic market in China. China is also one of the leading importers of cosmetic and toiletry products in the world. Adding to the expanding market size, the increasing purchasing power in the hands of young Chinese population has led to higher demand for the cosmetic products. Owing to the increasing disposable income, the young population also experiments with new products from different players and this encourages the market to grow even further in China.
Major Players: Akzo Nobel N.V., Ashland, BASF SE., Croda International Plc, DSM N.V., Eastman Chemical Company, Emery Oleochemicals, Evonik Industries AG, Firmenich SA, The Lubrizol Corporation, and Vantage Specialty Chemicals, Inc., amongst others.
January 2018: BASF’s new active ingredients provide an effective response to correct the signs of skin and hair aging
June 2017: A new ingredient from Ashland adds fragrance and acts as a preservative for wipes and other personal care products
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1.1 Scope of the Report
1.2 Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Insights
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 Buyers
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 Increasing use of E-commerce for Online Shopping
4.1.2 Urbaniztion and Improving Lifestyles
4.2.1 Growing Awareness about the Harmful Effects of Synthetic Chemicals
4.2.2 High Demand for Herbal and Organic Products
4.3.1 Focus on Adoption of Cosmetic with Medicinal 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-Hygiene 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)
6.4 South Korea
6.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific
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, SWOT Overview, and Recent Developments)
8.1 Akzo Nobel N.V.
8.3 BASF SE
8.4 Croda International Plc
8.5 DSM N.V.
8.6 Eastman Chemical Company
8.7 Emery Oleochemicals
8.8 Evonik Industries AG
8.9 Firmenich SA
8.10 FMC Corporation
8.11 International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
8.14 Pilot Chemical Corp.
8.15 Royal Dutch Shell plc
8.16 Stepan Company
8.17 Terry Labs
8.19 The Lubrizol Corporation
*(List Not Exhaustive)
** Subject to availability on public domain
- Akzo Nobel N.V.
- BASF SE
- Croda International Plc
- DSM N.V.
- Eastman Chemical Company
- Emery Oleochemicals
- Evonik Industries AG
- Firmenich SA
- FMC Corporation
- International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
- Pilot Chemical Corp.
- Royal Dutch Shell plc
- Stepan Company
- Terry Labs
- The Dow Chemical Co.
- The Lubrizol Corporation
- Vantage Specialty Chemicals Inc.