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Research and Markets: Asia-Pacific Polyurethanes Market Report – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts

December 23, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Asia-Pacific Polyurethanes Market Segmented by Application, Industry and Geography Trends and Forecasts (2015-2020)” report to their offering.

Asia-Pacific has traditionally been the largest producer and exporter of polyurethane materials, owing to availability of cheap labour, raw materials and local government support. The increase in the number of production facilities in countries such as China is also considered to be the primary reason for demand growth. Robust growth of over 7% in key end-user industries such as construction, automotive, furniture and electronics has resulted in Asia-Pacific dominating the demand for polyurethanes with market share of about 47%. Coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers account for 41% economic activity of the world’s polyurethane industry.

The Asia Pacific Polyurethane market is segmented by Application (Foams-Rigid and Flexible, Adhesives and Sealants, Coatings, Elastomers, and others), by industry (Furniture and Interiors, Constructions, Automotive and others) and regionally (India, China, Japan, South Korea and other countries). The Key players in the market are BASF SE, Bayer, Dow Chemicals, Nippon Polyurethane Industry, Chemtura Corp.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Bayer AG
  • Nippon Polyurethane Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Wanhua Industrial Group
  • Huntsman Corp.
  • Recticel SA
  • Mitsui Chemicals
  • The Dow Chemical Co.
  • DuPont
  • Shandong Dongda Inov Polyurethane Co. Ltd.
  • Chemtura Corp.
  • Foamcraft Inc.
  • FoamPartner Group
  • Future Foam Inc.
  • FXI-Foamex Innovations
  • Hebei Cangzhou Dahua Group Co. Ltd
  • Nitto Denko Corporation
  • INOAC Corp.
  • Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp.
  • Sekisui Alveo AG
  • Hansa Group AG

Report Structure:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Overview

4. Market Segmentation

5. Asia-Pacific Market Analysis (Market growth and forecast)

6. Policies and Regulations

7. Competitor Analysis

8. Company Profiles

9. Appendix

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