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Research and Markets: Hot Melt Adhesives Market: Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019 with Ashland Inc., Hexcel Corporation and Bostik Inc. Dominating

May 12, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Hot Melt Adhesives Market by Type, by Application and by Region – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019” report to their offering.

The hot melt adhesives market has witnessed a significant growth in the recent years, and this growth is projected to persist in the coming years. Hot melt adhesives market is projected to register high CAGR in the future due to their high performance and cost efficiency over other adhesive technologies. Owing to these properties, advanced ceramics are used in a wide range of end user industries such as packaging, non-woven/ disposables, pressure sensitive tapes & labels, construction & furniture, book binding, and others.

Currently, North America is the biggest market of hot melt adhesives, accounting for nearly 35% of the total market size in terms of value in 2013. Among all the countries, China dominates the hot melt adhesives market, which had the maximum market share in 2013 closely followed by the U.S. The major materials used as hot melt adhesives are EVA, styrenic block copolymers, polyolefin, polyurethane, and polyamide. On the basis of product type, EVA is the largest consumed product type of hot melt adhesives, followed by styrenic block copolymers.

Companies Mentioned:

– American Chemical Inc. – Ashland Inc. – Avery Dennison Corporation – BEMIS Associates Inc. – Beardow & ADAMS (Adhesives) Ltd. – Bostik Inc. – Costchem SRL – DOW Corning Corporation – Dynea OY – Evans Adhesive Corporation Ltd. – H. B. Fuller Company – Henkel AG & Company KGAA – Hexcel Corporation – Huntsman Corporation – Jowat AG – SIKA AG – The 3M Company – Toyobo Co. Ltd – Wisdom Adhesives – Worthen Industries, Inc.

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