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North America Polyurethane (PU) Adhesives Market – Trends and Forecasts (2015-2020) – Accelerating Demand from Packaging Industry – Research and Markets

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Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “North America Polyurethane (PU) Adhesives Market – Segmented by Product Type, End-user Industry and Geography – Trends and Forecasts (2015-2020)” report to their offering.

The North American Polyurethane (PU) Adhesives Market was valued at $1.074 billion in 2014 and is projected to grow a CAGR of 5.64% during the forecast period from 2014 to 2020.

This market is driven by a number of factors, such as the accelerating demand from packaging industry, and the increased penetration in Asia-Pacific market. However, this market faces certain drawbacks, such as volatility in the raw material prices and stringent environmental regulations regarding VOC emissions. These factors may act as a roadblock to the growth of the market.

With the improvement in the financial status and purchasing power of the middle class consumers in the Asia-Pacific, the demand for automobiles and buildings has been consistently increasing in the region, making Asia-Pacific an area of immense potential and opportunities. As a result majority of the large scale adhesive manufacturers in North America, especially the US, have started focusing on developing strategies to penetrate the aforementioned region.

However, the dearth of stringent norms regarding VOC emission from adhesives in both developed and developing countries have considerably hindered the growth potential for North American polyurethane (PU) adhesive manufacturers.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. North America Polyurethane Adhesives Market

4. Market Dynamics

5. Market Segmentation and Analysis

6. Regional Market Analysis (Market size, growth and forecast)

7. Competitive Landscape

8. Company Profiles

9. Disclaimer

Companies Mentioned:

  • Ashland Inc.
  • 3M Co.
  • Xalapa
  • Avery Dennison Corp.
  • Dow Chemical Co.
  • ADCO Global Inc.
  • Sika AG
  • Illinois Tool Works Inc.
  • H.B. Fuller Co.
  • RPM International Inc.
  • Ellsworth
  • Adhesives Research Inc..
  • Beardow & Adams (Adhesives) Ltd
  • Chemence, Ltd.
  • Henkel AG & Company, KGaA
  • Huntsman Corp.
  • Pidilite Industries, Ltd.
  • Mapei Spa
  • Super Glue Corp.
  • Rohm and Haas Co.
  • Ninghai Dingcheng Adhesive Co., Ltd.
  • American Biltrite, Inc.

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Sector: Polyurethanes, Adhesives and Sealants


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