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Research and Markets: Global Biocides Market Worth USD 10.6 Billion by 2020 – Analysis, Trends, Technologies & Forecasts 2015-2020

December 8, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Biocides Market by Type and by Application – Global Trends and Forecasts to 2020” report to their offering.

The Biocide Market is projected to reach USD 10.6 Billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 4.8% between 2015 and 2020.

This report estimates the biocides market for 2015, and projects its expected market size till 2020. It also provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the biocide market. Various secondary sources, such as encyclopedia, directories, and databases are used to identify and collect information that is useful for this extensive commercial study. The primary sources experts from related industries and suppliers – have been interviewed to obtain and verify critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of the market.

Competitive scenarios of the top players in the biocides market have been discussed in detail. We have also profiled the leading players of this industry with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities. These top companies include BASF SE (Germany), Akzonobel N.V. (The Netherlands), Clariant AG (Switzerland), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), among others.

This research report categorizes the global market for biocides on the basis of type, application, and region along with forecasting volume, value, and analyzing trends in each of the submarkets.

On the basis of type:

  • The biocides market is segmented on the basis of type, such as halogen compounds, metallic compounds, organosulfurs, organic acids, phenolics, and others. Each type is further described in detail in the report with volume and value forecasts.

On the basis of application:

  • The market is segmented on the basis of application, such as water treatment, wood preservation, paints & coatings, personal care, food & beverage, and others. Each application is further described in detail in the report with volume and value forecasts.

On the basis of region:

  • Regional level segmentation is carried out for biocides market; it includes North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and RoW, and further for key countries in each region.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Akzonobel N.V.
  • Clariant AG
  • Kemira OYJ
  • Lanxess AG
  • Solvay SA
  • The DOW Chemical Company
  • The Lubrizol Corporation
  • Thor Group Limited
  • Troy Corporation

Report Structure:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Biocide Market, By Type

7 Biocides Market, By Application

8 Biocide Market, By Region

9 Competitive Landscape

10 Company Profiles

11 Appendix

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