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Dispersing Agents Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2023-2028

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  • 142 Pages
  • July 2023
  • Region: Global
  • IMARC Group
  • ID: 5682265

Quick Summary:

The global dispersing agents market is a thriving sector, with key applications in diverse industries such as oil and gas, construction, automotive and agriculture. The prepared report offers comprehensive insights into the market dynamics, trends and projected growth trajectory, providing invaluable guidance for potential investors.

Dispersing agents, additives that have the ability to reduce viscosity in aqueous mediums and inhibit the clumping or settling of mass, have witnessed increased demand due to rapid industrialization and their extensive use in the oil and gas industries. This comprehensive market research report provides a deep understanding of how these factors, together with the critical role of dispersing agents in oil spill clean-up, as well as ongoing R&D and continual developments in automotive and infrastructure sectors, are anticipated to spur further market growth. The rising construction industry is also producing a significant market push, as their use to enhance spreadability in cement is recognized and becoming more widespread.

This report also features an analysis of the market segmentation based on product type, application and weight, and offers a deep-dive into regional market trends. It concludes with an analysis of the competitive landscape and key players that dominate the market. This information is crucial for making informed decisions and identifying potential avenues for investment. With the dispersing agents market poised for considerable growth, this report provides the necessary knowledge base to undertake strategic investments in this flourishing segment.

The global dispersing agents market size reached US$ 6.7 Billion in 2022. Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to reach US$ 9.5 Billion by 2028, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 5.9% during 2023-2028.

Dispersing agents or dispersants refer to chemical additives that are used to reduce the viscosity of an aqueous medium and allow suspension of solid material in it. The principal function of dispersants is to facilitate separation of particles in a mixture and prevent clumping or settling of mass. Dispersants comprise a combination of chemicals such as polycarboxylate, acrylic acid, lignosulfonates and naphthalene sulfonate, which have strong adaptability to pigments and liquid surfaces. They also allow smooth spreading of the liquid over various surfaces, owing to which, dispersants find wide applications in industries such as oil and gas, paper, automotive, construction and agriculture.

Rapid industrialization and increasing demand for dispersants in the oil and gas industries are the key factors driving the growth of the market. Dispersants slow down the process of coagulation and help each particle of cement to stay detached and provide enhanced spreadability, which is leading to their increasing demand from the thriving construction industry. Additionally, the increasing oil drilling and exploration activities across the globe are also contributing significantly to the market growth. Dispersants are commonly used to clean and control oil spills in the ocean. They work by binding the product molecules with oil particles and separate them from water, thus allowing oil droplets to biodegrade rapidly in comparison to the large mass of oil. Other factors contributing significantly to the market growth include increasing focus on research and development (R&D) activities along with innovations such as the introduction of asphaltene and paraffin-based dispersants that allow an uninterrupted flow of liquid through pipelines. Further, continual developments in automotive and infrastructure sectors are also expected to enhance the demand of dispersing agents specifically in the paints and coating industry.

Key Market Segmentation:

The publisher provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global dispersing agents market report, along with forecasts at the global and regional level from 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on product type, application and weight.

Breakup by Product Type:

  • Suspension
  • Solution
  • Colloid
  • Powder
  • Others

Breakup by Application:

  • Construction
  • Automotive
  • Detergents
  • Oil and Gas
  • Paints and Coatings
  • Pulp and Paper
  • Others

Breakup by Weight:

  • Low Molecular Weight Dispersants
  • High Molecular Weight Dispersants
  • Advanced High Molecular Weight Dispersants
  • Oligomeric Dispersants

Breakup by Region:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Middle East and Africa
  • Latin America

Competitive Landscape:

The report has also analysed the competitive landscape of the market with some of the key players being Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., ALTANA AG, Cera-Chem Pvt. Ltd., CHRYSO SAS, Clariant Ltd., Arkema group, Ashland Inc., BASF SE, Croda International Plc, Emerald Performance Materials, LLC, Solvay SA, Elementis Plc, Evonik Industries AG, Gruppo Chimico Dalton SpA, and King Industries, Inc.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global dispersing agents market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What are the key regional markets in the global dispersing agents industry?
  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global dispersing agents industry?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the product type?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the application?
  • What is the breakup of the market based on the weight?
  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the global dispersing agents industry?
  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the global dispersing agents industry?
  • What is the structure of the global dispersing agents industry and who are the key players?
  • What is the degree of competition in the global dispersing agents industry?
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Dispersing Agents Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Dispersing Agents Market?

The Global Dispersing Agents Market was estimated to be valued at $6.7 Billion in 2022.

What is the growth rate of the Global Dispersing Agents Market?

The growth rate of the Global Dispersing Agents Market is 6.0%, with an estimated value of $9.5 Billion by 2028.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Dispersing Agents Market?

The Global Dispersing Agents Market is estimated to be worth $9.5 Billion by 2028.

Who are the key companies in the Global Dispersing Agents Market?

Key companies in the Global Dispersing Agents Market include Air Liquide India, Air Products and Chemicals Inc., Amcs Corporation, BASF SE, Buzwair Industrial Gases Factories, Iwatani Corporation, Linde plc, Messer SE & Co. KGaA and Wesfarmers Company.

Table of Contents

1 Preface
2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends
5 Global Dispersing Agents Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Market Breakup by Product Type
5.5 Market Breakup by Application
5.6 Market Breakup by Weight
5.7 Market Breakup by Region
5.8 Market Forecast
6 Market Breakup by Product Type
6.1 Suspension
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Solution
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast
6.3 Colloid
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Market Forecast
6.4 Powder
6.4.1 Market Trends
6.4.2 Market Forecast
6.5 Others
6.5.1 Market Trends
6.5.2 Market Forecast
7 Market Breakup by Application
7.1 Construction
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.2 Market Forecast
7.2 Automotive
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast
7.3 Detergents
7.3.1 Market Trends
7.3.2 Market Forecast
7.4 Oil and Gas
7.4.1 Market Trends
7.4.2 Market Forecast
7.5 Paints and Coatings
7.5.1 Market Trends
7.5.2 Market Forecast
7.6 Pulp and Paper
7.6.1 Market Trends
7.6.2 Market Forecast
7.7 Others
7.7.1 Market Trends
7.7.2 Market Forecast
8 Market Breakup by Weight
8.1 Low Molecular Weight Dispersants
8.1.1 Market Trends
8.1.2 Market Forecast
8.2 High Molecular Weight Dispersants
8.2.1 Market Trends
8.2.2 Market Forecast
8.3 Advanced High Molecular Weight Dispersants
8.3.1 Market Trends
8.3.2 Market Forecast
8.4 Oligomeric Dispersants
8.4.1 Market Trends
8.4.2 Market Forecast
9 Market Breakup by Region
9.1 Asia Pacific
9.1.1 Market Trends
9.1.2 Market Forecast
9.2 Europe
9.2.1 Market Trends
9.2.2 Market Forecast
9.3 North America
9.3.1 Market Trends
9.3.2 Market Forecast
9.4 Middle East and Africa
9.4.1 Market Trends
9.4.2 Market Forecast
9.5 Latin America
9.5.1 Market Trends
9.5.2 Market Forecast
10 SWOT Analysis
10.1 Overview
10.2 Strengths
10.3 Weaknesses
10.4 Opportunities
10.5 Threats
11 Value Chain Analysis
12 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
12.1 Overview
12.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
12.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
12.4 Degree of Competition
12.5 Threat of New Entrants
12.6 Threat of Substitutes
13 Price Analysis
14 Competitive Landscape
14.1 Market Structure
14.2 Key Players
14.3 Profiles of Key Players
14.3.1 Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
14.3.2 ALTANA AG
14.3.3 Cera-Chem Pvt. Ltd.
14.3.4 CHRYSO SAS
14.3.5 Clariant Ltd.
14.3.6 Arkema group
14.3.7 Ashland Inc.
14.3.8 BASF SE
14.3.9 Croda International Plc
14.3.10 Emerald Performance Materials, LLC
14.3.11 Solvay SA
14.3.12 Elementis Plc
14.3.13 Evonik Industries AG
14.3.14 Gruppo Chimico Dalton SpA
14.3.15 King Industries, Inc.
List of Figures
Figure 1: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2017-2022
Figure 3: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Breakup by Product Type (in %), 2022
Figure 4: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Breakup by Application (in %), 2022
Figure 5: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Breakup by Weight (in %), 2022
Figure 6: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2022
Figure 7: Global: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2023-2028
Figure 8: Global: Dispersing Agents Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 9: Global: Dispersing Agents Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 10: Global: Dispersing Agents Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 11: Global: Dispersing Agents (Suspension) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 12: Global: Dispersing Agents (Suspension) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 13: Global: Dispersing Agents (Solution) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 14: Global: Dispersing Agents (Solution) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 15: Global: Dispersing Agents (Colloid) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 16: Global: Dispersing Agents (Colloid) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 17: Global: Dispersing Agents (Powder) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 18: Global: Dispersing Agents (Powder) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 19: Global: Dispersing Agents (Other Product Types) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 20: Global: Dispersing Agents (Other Product Types) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 21: Global: Dispersing Agents (Construction) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 22: Global: Dispersing Agents (Construction) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 23: Global: Dispersing Agents (Automotive) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 24: Global: Dispersing Agents (Automotive) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 25: Global: Dispersing Agents (Detergents) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 26: Global: Dispersing Agents (Detergents) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 27: Global: Dispersing Agents (Oil and Gas) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 28: Global: Dispersing Agents (Oil and Gas) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 29: Global: Dispersing Agents (Paints and Coatings) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 30: Global: Dispersing Agents (Paints and Coatings) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 31: Global: Dispersing Agents (Pulp and Paper) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 32: Global: Dispersing Agents (Pulp and Paper) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 33: Global: Dispersing Agents (Other Applications) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 34: Global: Dispersing Agents (Other Applications) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 35: Global: Dispersing Agents (Low Molecular Weight Dispersants) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 36: Global: Dispersing Agents (Low Molecular Weight Dispersants) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 37: Global: Dispersing Agents (High Molecular Weight Dispersants) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 38: Global: Dispersing Agents (High Molecular Weight Dispersants) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 39: Global: Dispersing Agents (Advanced High Molecular Weight Dispersants) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 40: Global: Dispersing Agents (Advanced High Molecular Weight Dispersants) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 41: Global: Dispersing Agents (Oligomeric Dispersants) Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 42: Global: Dispersing Agents (Oligomeric Dispersants) Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 43: Asia Pacific: Dispersing Agents Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 44: Asia Pacific: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 45: Europe: Dispersing Agents Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 46: Europe: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 47: North America: Dispersing Agents Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 48: North America: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 49: Middle East and Africa: Dispersing Agents Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 50: Middle East and Africa: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Figure 51: Latin America: Dispersing Agents Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2017 & 2022
Figure 52: Latin America: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2023-2028
List of Tables
Table 1: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2022 and 2028
Table 2: Global: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Breakup by Product Type (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 3: Global: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Breakup by Application (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 4: Global: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Breakup by Weight (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 5: Global: Dispersing Agents Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million US$), 2023-2028
Table 6: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Competitive Structure
Table 7: Global: Dispersing Agents Market: Key Players

Companies Mentioned

  • Air Products and Chemicals Inc.
  • ALTANA AG
  • Cera-Chem Pvt. Ltd.
  • CHRYSO SAS
  • Clariant Ltd.
  • Arkema group
  • Ashland Inc.
  • BASF SE
  • Croda International Plc
  • Emerald Performance Materials LLC
  • Solvay SA
  • Elementis Plc
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Gruppo Chimico Dalton SpA
  • King Industries Inc.

Methodology

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