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Research and Markets: Cellulose Ether & Derivatives Market 2015 – Global Trends & Forecast to 2020 – High-Growth Application Areas Such As Personal Care, Pharmaceuticals, Construction, Food Ingredients

By Business Wire News   


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Cellulose Ether & Derivatives Market by Product Type, by Application, by Region – Global Trends & Forecast to 2020” report to their offering.

The global cellulose ether & derivatives market size, in terms of value, is projected to reach USD 6.30 Billion, by 2020, at a CAGR of 7.2%, between 2015 and 2020

Currently, Asia-Pacific is the largest market of cellulose ether & derivatives, accounting for more than half of the market size, in terms of value, in 2014. China dominated the cellulose ether & derivatives market in 2014, closely followed by Rest of Asia-Pacific. Rest of Asia-Pacific is the fastest-growing market, globally, and is expected to surpass China in the cellulose ether & derivatives market in the near future. High economic growth rate, growing demand for applications (such as mining, construction, drilling fluids in oilfield, pharmaceuticals, and many more), cheap labor, and competitive manufacturing costs are the main factors leading to the growth of the market for cellulose ether in the region.

The high-growth application areas such as personal care, pharmaceuticals, construction, food ingredients, and continuous expansion and merger & acquisition activities undertaken by companies are key factors driving the growth of the cellulose ether & derivatives market.

The methyl cellulose and derivatives are projected to be the fastest-growing product type of cellulose ether & derivatives between 2015 and 2020. The major types of cellulose ether available in the market are carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC), methyl cellulose (MC) and derivatives (hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose (HPMC) and hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose (HEMC), hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC), hydroxypropyl cellulose (HPC), and ethyl cellulose (EC).

Carboxymethyl cellulose finds major applications in industrial, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals and personal care sectors in the cellulose ether & derivatives market.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Cellulose Ether & Derivatives Market, By Product Type

8 Cellulose Ether & Derivatives Market, By Application

9 Cellulose Ether & Derivatives Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles (Overview, Products And Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)

– Akzonobel Performance Additives

– Ashland Inc.

– China Ruitai International Holdings Co. Ltd.

– Cp Kelco

– Dai-Ichi Kogyo Seiyaku Co. Ltd.

– Daicel Finechem Ltd.

– Fenchem Biotek Ltd.

– Hercules Tianpu Chemical Co. Ltd.

– J. Rettenmaier & Söhne Gmbh + Co.Kg (Jrs)

– Reliance Cellulose Products Ltd.

– Samsung Fine Chemicals

– Se Tylose Gmbh & Co. Kg

– Shandong Head Co. Ltd.

– Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd.

– Sichem Llc

– The Dow Chemical Company

– Zhejiang Kehong Chemical Co. Ltd.

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