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Research and Markets: Global Polyurethanes Market Demand of 24 Million Tons by 2020 – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts 2015-2020

December 21, 2015
By Business Wire News


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

Global Polyurethanes (PU) market demand is projected to increase from 17 million tons to 24 million tons, during 2014-2020. The global market has grown during the past few years, driven by cost effectiveness and the adaptability of polyurethane foams in major end-user industry applications.

The market is expected to register a healthy growth on account of the growth in key end-user industries. The Asia-Pacific market is a major consumer with the highest usage in furniture and construction industries. In the financial year 2013, U.S. and China shared 37% of the demand. The consumption and revenue generation was witnessed to be high in the APAC region, followed by the Western European region.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Bayer AG
  • The Dow Chemical Co.
  • DuPont
  • Huntsman Corp.
  • Recticel SA
  • Mitsui Chemicals
  • Nippon Polyurethane Industry
  • Wanhua Industrial Group
  • Armacell Enterprise GmbH & Co. KG
  • Carpenter Co.
  • Chemtura Corp.
  • Foamcraft Inc.
  • FoamPartner Group
  • Future Foam Inc.
  • FXI-Foamex Innovations
  • INOAC Corp.
  • Nitto Denko Corporation
  • UFP Technologies, Inc.
  • Rogers Corp.
  • Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp.
  • Sekisui Alveo AG
  • UFP Technologies Inc.
  • The Vita Group
  • Woodbridge Foam Corp.
  • Hansa Group AG

Report Structure:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Overview

4. Market Segmentation

5. Regional Market Analysis (Market growth and forecast)

6. Policies and Regulations 7. Competitor Analysis

7. Competitor Analysis

8. Company Profiles

9. Appendix

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Sector: Polyurethanes