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Research and Markets: Gelcoat Market 2015-2020 by Resin Type (Polyester, Vinyl Ester, Epoxy, and Others) & End-Use Industry (Marine, Transportation, Construction, Wind, and Others)

By Business Wire News   


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Gelcoat Market by Resin Type (Polyester, Vinyl Ester, Epoxy, and Others), by End-Use Industry (Marine, Transportation, Construction, Wind, and Others) & by Region – Trends & Forecast to 2020” report to their offering.

The global demand for gelcoats is projected to reach USD 1,233 Million by 2020, registering a CAGR of 7.60% between 2015 and 2020.

The growing composite usage in various industries, recovery of marine industry after the economic recession, and increase in demand for gelcoats in the transportation industry are the major factors driving the growth of the gelcoats market. The key resin types covered in the report are polyester, vinyl ester, epoxy, and others. Polyester resin gelcoat is the most commonly and widely used gelcoat, followed by vinyl ester resin gelcoat. Polyester resin gelcoat widely used because it is the least expensive and provides best resistance to UV degradation as compared to other resin types.

On the basis of end-use industries, the market is segmented into marine, wind energy, construction, transportation, and others. The Marine and transportation end-use industries hold a major chunk of the overall gelcoats market, whereas, the wind energy industry is expected to grow at a healthy growth rate in the next five years due to the budding wind energy industry.

This report also includes profiling of the leading gelcoat manufacturers such as Ashland Inc. (U.S.), BUFA GmbH & Co. KG (Germany), HK Research Corporation (U.S.), Nuplex Industries Ltd. (Australia), Polynt S.p.A (Europe), Reichhold LLC (U.S.), Scott Bader Company Limited (U.K.), and others.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insightseveloped Countries

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Gelcoats Market, By Resin Type

8 Gelcoats Market, By End-Use Industry

9 Gelcoats Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

– Alpha Owens-Corning (AOC) Resins

– Ashland Inc.

– Bufa Composite Systems GmbH & Co. Kg.

– HK Research Corporation

– Interplastic Corporation

– Nuplex Industries Ltd.

– Poliya Composites Resins and Polymers Inc.

– Polynt Spa (Polynt Composites USA Inc.)

– Reichhold Llc

– Scott Bader Company Limited

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
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Sector: Chemicals, Maritime


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