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Research and Markets: Adsorbents Market – Global Trends and Forecast to 2020 – Projected to Reach USD 4.3 Billion by 2020

December 10, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Adsorbents Market – Global Trends and Forecast to 2020” report to their offering.

The global market size of adsorbents, in terms of value, is projected to reach USD 4.3 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 6.3% between 2015 and 2020.The market for adsorbents is driven by oil & gas, packaging, air separation, and water treatment industries due to government regulations on wastewater treatment and environmental regulations regarding increasing air pollution levels are expected to boost the growth of the adsorbents market in Asia-Pacific. These are the key factors driving the growth of the global adsorbents market.

The global demand for adsorbent materials is increasing moderately, in which zeolite and activated carbon are major types. The demand for silica gel, silica gel-alumina composites, and metal oxides is anticipated to grow due to their efficiency and better service life. Molecular sieves (zeolite) account for a major share in the adsorbents market in terms of both value and volume.

Petroleum refining application has the highest market size due to its wide use in refining applications, for removing wide variety of contaminants effectively and economically from numerous hydrocarbon streams in petroleum refineries. This application utilizes molecular sieve-based adsorbents. Due to increased use of molecular sieves in the petroleum refining industries, molecular sieves adsorbents type is also the fastest-growing market globally.

Companies Mentioned

  • Arkema S.A.
  • Axens S.A.
  • Cabot Corporation
  • Calgon Carbon Corporation
  • Clariant AG
  • Graver Technologies
  • Sorbead
  • W.R.Grace
  • Westrock
  • Zeochem
  • Zeolyst International

Report Structure:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Adsorbents Market, By Type

8 Adsorbents Market, By Application

9 Adsorbents Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

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