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Research and Markets: Methylene Chloride Market 2015-2021 – Easy Availability of Raw Materials and Low Prices are the Key Drivers in the Market

December 18, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Methylene Chloride Market, By Country (United States, Canada, India, China, Japan, United Kingdom), Company Profiles, Share, Trends, Analysis, Opportunities, Segmentation And Forecast 2015 – 2021” report to their offering.

Methylene chloride also called dichloromethane is colorless, volatile liquid with a sweet smell is widely used as a solvent. Methylene chloride is used in various applications such as adhesives, paints, medicines etc. It is also used in cold tanks, printing, detergents etc. Global market for methylene chloride is driven by high demand from developing countries, this demand is growing due to innovative technologies and high growth in commercial manufacturing. APAC is the most active market for methylene chloride globally. Also, due to high production and increasing population the market of methylene chloride is also growing.

Another key driver for the methylene chloride market is using methylene chloride in various medicines, since the healthcare industry is growing in parallel the demand of methylene chloride. Also, its demand in pharmaceutical industries has been growing in the recent years. Also, in end-user segments, demand for methylene chloride is high in various applications such as refrigerant chemical, solvent market, manufacturing and production industries etc., also due to high consumption of fluorocarbon the demand of methylene chloride increases.

Since the demand for methylene chloride is high, to meet this demand high investment in this market is required due to high availability of methylene. Methylene chloride is also used as end product in automotive products, insect sprays etc.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Market overview

3. Market determinants

4. Market Segmentation

5. Geographical analysis

6. Company Profiling

Companies Mentioned

  • Akzonobel N.V.
  • DOW Chemical Company
  • Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Ltd..
  • Ineos..
  • KEM One
  • Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd.
  • Solvay
  • Ercros SA.
  • SRF LTD.
  • ADCO Global Inc.
  • ACE Geosynthetics Enterprise Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsuichem
  • Chemeurope
  • Acros Organics
  • Spectru Mchemical
  • Iris Biotech
  • Lee & Man Chemical
  • Zhejiang Juhua
  • Xiecheng Chemical
  • Juhua Chemical
  • Sinopec
  • Exxonmobil
  • DuPont
  • Shell

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