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Global Polyurethane Resin Market in Composites Industry Growth of 5.7% CAGR By 2020 – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts Report 2016-2020 – Key Vendors: BASF, Bayer, Dow Chemical – Research and Markets

May 13, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Growth Opportunities for Polyurethane Resin in the Global Composites Industry 2015-2020: Trends, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis” report to their offering.

According to a new market report the future of the global polyurethane resin market looks good, with opportunities in the transportation, and construction. The global polyurethane (PU) resin market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 5.7% by value from 2015 to 2020. The major drivers of growth for this market are composites manufactured from PU resin have short cycle time, higher toughness and flexibility compared to composites based on vinyl ester and unsaturated polyester resin.

In this market, transportation and construction are the major segments for polyurethane resin. On the basis of its comprehensive research, the author forecasts that the transportation and construction are expected to show above average growth during the forecast period.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, are development of new applications and bio based polyurethane resin.

Key Topics Covered:

  • Market size estimates: Polyurethane resin in the global composites industry size estimation in terms of volume (M lbs) and value ($M) shipment.
  • Trend and forecast analysis: Polyurethane resin in the global composites industry trend (2009-2014) and forecast (2015-2020) by region and by segment.
  • Growth opportunities: Analysis on growth opportunities in different segments and regions.
  • Emerging applications: Emerging applications of polyurethane resin in the global composites industry.
  • Analysis of competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter’s Five Forces model.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Bayer AG
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • Wanhua Chemical Groups

Report Structure:

1. Executive Summary

2. Polyurethane Resin Market Background and Classifications

3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis

4. Competitor Analysis

5. Growth Opportunities & Strategic Analysis

6. Company Profiles of Leading Players

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Sector: Polyurethanes, Plastic Resins, Composites