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Research and Markets: Global Surfactant Market for Personal Care Products Industry 2015-2020: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis Featuring BASF, Stepan, Evonik, Solvay, and Huntsman


October 1, 2015
By Business Wire News

DUBLIN

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4ct3rc/global_surfactant) has announced the addition of the “Global Surfactant Market for Personal Care Products Industry 2015-2020: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis” report to their offering.

The global surfactant market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% from 2015 to 2020. The major growth drivers for this market are that consumers are seeking enhanced benefits from personal care products and product ranges are shifting from need-based to lifestyle personal care products.

Skin care will remain as the largest segment during the forecast period. Growing demand for anti-aging products, sunscreens and bio-based products, and awareness of skin-friendly products are the major drivers for surfactants in the personal care product industry.

Hair care is expected to remain as the second largest segment by value. The use of surfactants in the hair care market segment has been growing consistently, benefiting from the demand for specific products for hair care, such as anti-dandruff shampoo and shampoo for colored hair. In the hair care segment, sodium lauryl sulfate is the most widely used ingredient.

Asia Pacific is expected to remain as the largest market during the forecast period due to growth in end use segments. Asia Pacific and Rest of the World are expected to grow significantly by virtue of growing skin care applications. Growing economy, growth in population, and urbanization are the major forces that drive the personal care market, especially in China and India.

BASF, Stepan, Evonik, Solvay, and Huntsman are among the major suppliers of surfactant for personal care.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Surfactant Industry Background and Classifications

3. Global Surfactant Market Analysis for Personal Care Product Industry

4. Global Surfactant Market Trends

5. Global Surfactant Market Forecasts for Personal Care Product Industry

6. Competitor Analysis

7. Growth Opportunity and Strategic Analysis

8. Company Profiles of Leading Players

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4ct3rc/global_surfactant

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