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Global Caprolactam Market (2021-2026) by Raw Material, End Product, Application, and Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

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  • 191 Pages
  • November 2021
  • Region: Global
  • Infogence Global Research
  • ID: 5515422
The Global Caprolactam Market is estimated to be USD 14.68 Bn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 18.14 Bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 4.32%.

Market Dynamics

The growing textile industry and factors such as the ever-increasing growth of films and coatings applications and the increasing demand for plastics in the construction, automotive, and electrical & electronics sectors are majorly driving the market growth. Additionally, increasing growth of emerging economies, increasing disposable incomes of general people, and low initial infrastructure investment in the caprolactam market, coupled with increasing investment of key players for new product innovation, are influencing the growth of the Global Caprolactam Market. In addition, the increasing technological advancements and modernization in the production techniques bought in by the market key players will further create new opportunities for the Global Caprolactam Market.

However, the fluctuating raw material prices, strict regulations imposed by the government in some countries, and the continuous moisture absorption by caprolactam resulting in degradation of properties are the major factors acting as restraints and will further challenge the growth of the Global Caprolactam Market.

Market Segmentation

The Global Caprolactam Market is segmented further based on Raw Material, End Product, Application, and Geography.

By Raw Material, the market is classified into Phenol and Cyclohexane. Amongst all, the Phenol segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By End Product, the market is classified as Films, Nylon 6 Resins, Nylon 6 Fibers, and Others. Amongst all, the Nylon 6 Fibers segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Application, the market is classified as Engineering Resins And Films, Industrial Yarns, Textiles And Carpets, and Others. Amongst all, the Textiles and Carpets segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

1. The Board of Directors of PJSC KuibyshevAzot has given consent to the acquisition by Kuibyshevazot of an 80% stake in Engineering Plastics (India) Private Limited. - 9th November 2020

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are BASF, UBE, AdvanSix, Capro, Lanxess, Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals, Alpek, Grupa Azoty, etc.

Countries Studied

  • America (Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, United States, Rest of Americas)
  • Europe (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Rest of Europe)
  • Middle-East and Africa (Egypt, Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Rest of MEA)
  • Asia-Pacific (Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Taiwan, Rest of Asia-Pacific)

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes a Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?

  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Caprolactam Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter’s 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's Proprietary competitive positioning tool.

Report Highlights:

  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Caprolactam Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Caprolactam Market?

The Global Caprolactam Market was estimated to be valued at $14680 Million in 2021.

What is the growth rate of the Global Caprolactam Market?

The growth rate of the Global Caprolactam Market is 4.3%, with an estimated value of $18140 Million by 2026.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Caprolactam Market?

The Global Caprolactam Market is estimated to be worth $18140 Million by 2026.

Who are the key companies in the Global Caprolactam Market?

Key companies in the Global Caprolactam Market include Highsun Group, BASF, Echemi, UBE, CPDC, AdvanSix, Capro, Lanxess and Alpek.

Table of Contents

1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Stakeholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook
4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Escalating Need for Lightweight Automotive Vehicles
4.1.2 Rising Electrical & Electronics Applications
4.1.3 Expansion of Films and Coatings Applications
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Moisture Absorption Resulting in Degradation of Properties
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Research and Development of Bio-Based Caprolactam
4.3.2 Rising Electrical & Electronics Applications
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Anti-Dumping Regulations in China
4.4.2 Fluctuation in the Price of Raw Materials
5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis
6 Global Caprolactam Market, By Raw Material
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Phenol
6.3 Cyclohexane
7 Global Caprolactam Market, By End Use
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Films
7.3 Nylon 6 Resins
7.4 Nylon 6 Fibers
7.5 Lesion Nematodes
7.6 Others
8 Global Caprolactam Market, By Application
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Engineering Resins and Films
8.3 Industrial Yarns
8.4 Textiles and Carpets
8.5 Others
9 Global Caprolactam Market, By Geography
9.1 Introduction
9.2 America
9.2.1 Argentina
9.2.2 Brazil
9.2.3 Canada
9.2.4 Chile
9.2.5 Colombia
9.2.6 Mexico
9.2.7 Peru
9.2.8 United States
9.2.9 Rest of Americas
9.3 Europe
9.3.1 Austria
9.3.2 Belgium
9.3.3 Denmark
9.3.4 Finland
9.3.5 France
9.3.6 Germany
9.3.7 Italy
9.3.8 Netherlands
9.3.9 Norway
9.3.10 Poland
9.3.11 Russia
9.3.12 Spain
9.3.13 Sweden
9.3.14 Switzerland
9.3.15 United Kingdom
9.3.16 Rest of Europe
9.4 Middle East and Africa
9.4.1 Egypt
9.4.2 Israel
9.4.3 Qatar
9.4.4 Saudi Arabia
9.4.5 South Africa
9.4.6 United Arab Emirates
9.4.7 Rest of MEA
9.5 Asia-Pacific
9.5.1 Australia
9.5.2 Bangladesh
9.5.3 China
9.5.4 India
9.5.5 Indonesia
9.5.6 Japan
9.5.7 Malaysia
9.5.8 Philippines
9.5.9 Singapore
9.5.10 South Korea
9.5.11 Sri Lanka
9.5.12 Thailand
9.5.13 Taiwan
9.5.14 Rest of Asia-Pacific
10 Competitive Landscape
10.1 Competitive Quadrant
10.2 Market Share Analysis
10.3 Strategic Initiatives
10.3.1 M&A and Investments
10.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
10.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements
11 Company Profiles
11.1 Highsun Group
11.2 BASF
11.3 Echemi
11.4 UBE
11.5 CPDC
11.6 AdvanSix
11.7 Capro
11.8 Lanxess
11.9 Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals
11.10 Alpek
11.11 Grupa Azoty
11.12 Luxi Group
11.13 Sumitomo Chemical
11.14 Toray
11.15 Unipetrol
11.16 Kuibyshevazot
11.17 Genomatica
11.18 DOMO
11.19 Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore
12 Appendix
12.1 Questionnaire

Companies Mentioned

  • Highsun Group
  • BASF
  • Echemi
  • UBE
  • CPDC
  • AdvanSix
  • Capro
  • Lanxess
  • Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals
  • Alpek
  • Grupa Azoty
  • Luxi Group
  • Sumitomo Chemical
  • Toray
  • Unipetrol
  • Kuibyshevazot
  • Genomatica
  • DOMO
  • Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore