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Chemicals in South Africa - Market Summary, Competitive Analysis and Forecast to 2025

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  • 46 Pages
  • June 2021
  • Region: South Africa
  • MarketLine
  • ID: 5397385
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Chemicals in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2016-20, and forecast to 2025). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.







Key Highlights
  • The chemicals market consists of speciality chemicals, commodity chemicals, agricultural chemicals, and other chemicals (which include products such as pharmaceutical chemicals).
  • The South African chemicals market had total revenues of $21.9bn in 2020, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.8% between 2016 and 2020.
  • The commodity chemicals segment was the market's most lucrative in 2020, with total revenues of $14.0bn, equivalent to 64% of the market's overall value.
  • Despite an abundance of natural resources, the South African market is relatively small, largely as a result of its isolated location reducing the ease of trade with other countries.

Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the chemicals market in South Africa
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the chemicals market in South Africa
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key chemicals market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Africa chemicals market with five year forecasts by both value and volume

Reasons to Buy
  • What was the size of the South Africa chemicals market by value in 2020?
  • What will be the size of the South Africa chemicals market in 2025?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa chemicals market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South Africa's chemicals market?
Frequently Asked Questions about the Chemicals Market in South Africa

What is the estimated value of the Chemicals Market in South Africa?

The Chemicals Market in South Africa was estimated to be valued at $21.89 Billion in 2020.

What is the growth rate of the Chemicals Market in South Africa?

The growth rate of the Chemicals Market in South Africa is 4.5%, with an estimated value of $27.34 Billion by 2025.

What is the forecasted size of the Chemicals Market in South Africa?

The Chemicals Market in South Africa is estimated to be worth $27.34 Billion by 2025.

Who are the key companies in the Chemicals Market in South Africa?

Key companies in the Chemicals Market in South Africa include Sasol Limited, Omnia Holdings Ltd and BASF SE.

Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary
1.1. Market value
1.2. Market value forecast
1.3. Category segmentation
1.4. Geography segmentation
1.5. Market rivalry
1.6. Competitive Landscape
2 Market Overview
2.1. Market definition
2.2. Market analysis
3 Market Data
3.1. Market value
4 Market Segmentation
4.1. Category segmentation
4.2. Geography segmentation
5 Market Outlook
5.1. Market value forecast
6 Five Forces Analysis
6.1. Summary
6.2. Buyer power
6.3. Supplier power
6.4. New entrants
6.5. Threat of substitutes
6.6. Degree of rivalry
7 Competitive Landscape
7.1. Who are the leading players?
7.2. What have been the most significant mergers and acquisitions over the last year?
7.3. What strategies do the leading players follow?
7.4. What impact is the COVID-19 pandemic having on market players?
8 Company Profiles
8.1. Sasol Limited
8.2. Omnia Holdings Ltd
8.3. DuPont de Nemours Inc
8.4. BASF SE
9 Macroeconomic Indicators
9.1. Country data
10 Appendix
10.1. Methodology
10.2. Industry associations
10.3. Related Research
10.4. About the Author
List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa chemicals market value: $ billion, 2016-20
Table 2: South Africa chemicals market category segmentation: $ billion, 2020
Table 3: South Africa chemicals market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2020
Table 4: South Africa chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2020-25
Table 5: Sasol Limited: key facts
Table 6: Sasol Limited: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 7: Sasol Limited: Key Employees
Table 8: Sasol Limited: Key Employees Continued
Table 9: Omnia Holdings Ltd: key facts
Table 10: Omnia Holdings Ltd: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 11: Omnia Holdings Ltd: Key Employees
Table 12: DuPont de Nemours Inc: key facts
Table 13: DuPont de Nemours Inc: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 14: DuPont de Nemours Inc: Key Employees
Table 15: BASF SE: key facts
Table 16: BASF SE: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 17: BASF SE: Key Employees
Table 18: South Africa size of population (million), 2016-20
Table 19: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2016-20
Table 20: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2016-20
Table 21: South Africa inflation, 2016-20
Table 22: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2016-20
Table 23: South Africa exchange rate, 2016-20
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa chemicals market value: $ billion, 2016-20
Figure 2: South Africa chemicals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2020
Figure 3: South Africa chemicals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2020
Figure 4: South Africa chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2020-25
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2020
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2020
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2020
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2020
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2020
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2020

Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Sasol Limited
  • Omnia Holdings Ltd
  • DuPont de Nemours Inc
  • BASF SE