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Chelating Agent (Aminopolycarboxylate, Phosphates & Phosphonates) Market 2016 – Global Forecast to 2021 for the $6.18 Billion Industry – Research and Markets

May 17, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Chelating Agent Market by Type, by End-use Industry & by Region – Global Forecast to 2021” report to their offering.

The global chelating agents market is projected to reach USD 6.18 billion by 2021, registering a CAGR of 4.12% from 2016 to 2021.

The growing demand from the pulp & paper industry is driving the chelating agents market

The demand for chelating agents is driven by the increasing demand from the pulp & paper industry. The rising demand from the water treatment chemicals industry is expected to boost the market. The high growth potential in the emerging markets and untapped regions provide new growth opportunities for market players.

Aminopolycarboxylates: The largest segment by type of the chelating agents market

Aminopolycarboxylates are synthetic chelating agents that are produced on an industrial scale for their broad applications. They are one of the most widely used categories of chelating agents. They form chelants with metal ions that occur in a variety of domestic products, and hence, are used intensively as metal sequestrants in several industrial applications including cleaning, water treatment, and chemicals among others. The use of aminopolycarboxylates, including EDTA, is high Asia-Pacific because of the presence of a large number of agrochemicals, pulp & paper, and detergents & cleaners manufacturers in the region.

Asia-Pacific: The fastest-growing market for chelating agents

The growth in the Asian-Pacific chemical industry is impacted by continuous urbanization, infrastructural investment, and rise in consumer spending. The agrochemicals industry presents immense growth opportunities for the chelating agents market. Pharmaceutical and water treatment industries also offer huge potential. Cleaners & detergents and pulp & paper industries have largely contributed to the overall consumption of chelating agents in this region.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Chelating Agents Market, By Type

8 Biodegradable Chelating Agents Market, By Type

9 Chelating Agents Market, By Application

10 Chelating Agents Market, By Region

11 Competitive Landscape

12 Company Profiles

– Akzonobel N.V.

– Archer Daniels Midland Company (Adm)

– Basf Se

– Cargill, Incorporated

– Emd Millipore

– Kemira Oyj

– Lanxess Ag

– Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd

– Tate & Lyle Plc

– The Dow Chemical Company

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