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Research and Markets: North America Polyurethanes Market Growth of 6% CAGR by 2020 – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts 2015-2020

December 22, 2015
By Business Wire News


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

The North America polyurethane foams market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6%, from 2014 to 2020. While polyurethane materials are produced throughout the North America region, the U.S. accounts for more than 60 % of total North America polyurethane raw materials production.

Growth in the polyurethane industry includes continued increases in spray polyurethane foam demand for residential and industrial applications, as well as use of the material by the U.S. Army to insulate tents and other structures at bases in the Middle East. Polyurethane is also being used for effective wound dressings, pharmaceutical delivery media, reliable drug delivery, comfortable mobility aids and hygienic hospital environments.

The North America Polyurethane market is segmented by Application (Foams-Rigid and Flexible, Adhesives and Sealants, Coatings, Elastomers, and others), by industry (Furniture and Interiors, Constructions, Automotive and others) and regionally (India, China, Japan, South Korea and other countries). The Key players in the market are BASF SE, Bayer, Dow Chemicals, Nippon Polyurethane Industry, Chemtura Corp.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Bayer MaterialScience AG
  • The Dow Chemical Co.
  • DuPont
  • Huntsman Corp.
  • Wanhua Industrial Group
  • Carpenter Co.
  • Chemtura Corp.
  • Foamcraft Inc.
  • FoamPartner Group
  • Future Foam Inc.
  • Woodbridge Foam Corp.
  • FXI-Foamex Innovations.
  • UFP Technologies, Inc.
  • Rogers Corp.

Report Structure:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Overview

4. Market Segmentation

5. North America Market Analysis (Market growth and forecast)

6. Policies and Regulations 7. Competitor Analysis

8. Company Profiles

9. Appendix

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