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Research and Markets: Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 – 2020


June 5, 2015
By Business Wire News

DUBLIN

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wvh5j9/super_absorbent) has announced the addition of the “Super Absorbent Polymer (SAP) Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 – 2020” report to their offering.

In terms of revenue the global super absorbent polymer market was valued at US$ 7.1 Bn in 2014, and is estimated to be slightly over US$ 9 Bn by 2020. In terms of volume the global super absorbent polymer market stood at 2119.5 (000 Tons) in 2014, and is anticipated to reach a volume of 2,892.4 (000 Tons) by 2020.

Based on the SAP applications the report analyzes the attractiveness of each application using the attractiveness tool. Furthermore, all the applications of super absorbent polymer are analyzed in terms of Basis Point Share to understand individual segments relative contributions to market growth. This detailed level of information is important for the identification of various key trends of the global super absorbent polymer market.

The application segment of the super absorbent polymer has been estimated and forecasted using the top-down approach. The disposable diapers industry accounted for the largest market with more than 74% of the global demand for super absorbent polymer in 2014. Moreover, it is anticipated to grow at a significant CAGR during the forecast period owing to increasing demand for baby diapers majorly from the emerging economies.

With approximately 12% share in the global super absorbent polymer market, the adult incontinence products was the second largest application market for super absorbent polymer in 2014. Due to the lack of hygiene awareness with regard to the aging population in developing economies, the growth in the adult diapers application is expected to remain stagnant in the near future.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Research Methodology

3. Assumptions, Acronyms And Terminology Used

4. Market Overview

5. Global SAP Market Analysis and Forecast by Product Type

6. Global Super Absorbent Polymer Market Analysis and Forecast By Application

7. Global Super Absorbent Polymer Market Analysis and Forecast By Geography

8. Global Super Absorbent Polymer Market Competitive Landscape

– BASF SE

– Evonik Industries AG

– Formosa Plastics Corp.

– Kao Corporation

– LG Chemicals Ltd.

– Nippon Shokubai Co. Ltd.

– San-Dia Polymers Global Co. Ltd.

– Sanyo Chemicals Industries

– Sumitomo Seika Chemicals Co. Ltd.

– Yixing Danson Technology

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wvh5j9/super_absorbent

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