EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET FORECAST 2018-2026

Globally, Europe is the second-largest polyurethane producer and the third-largest polyurethane consumer market. Inkwood Research forecasts that by the end of the forecast years of 2018-2026, this market is expected to showcase a CAGR of 6.42%.

The major European geographies analyzed in this market are Germany, UK, Italy, Spain, France and rest of Europe. These countries are home to several polyurethane market giants, which provides an advantage over other regional markets. Furniture and bedding, along with the construction sectors are the major end-users for this market. At present, the German market accounts for a major share in this region. The country is the leading manufacturer of motor vehicles in the region, capturing nearly xx % market share. As a result, it makes the most use of polyurethane in Europe.

Few of the renowned market players operating in Europe include Rampf Holding Gmbh & Co Kg, Dic Corp, Woodbridge Foam Corp, Covestro, The Dow Chemical Company, Lubrizol Corp, Bayer Ag, Nippon Polyurethane Industry Corp Ltd, Recticel S.A, Eastman Chemical Co, RTP Company, Huntsman Corp, and Basf Se.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS
  1. RESEARCH SCOPE
    1. STUDY GOALS
    2. SCOPE OF THE MARKET STUDY
    3. WHO WILL FIND THIS REPORT USEFUL?
    4. STUDY AND FORECASTING YEARS
  2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    1. SOURCES OF DATA
      1. SECONDARY DATA
      2. PRIMARY DATA
    2. TOP DOWN APPROACH
    3. BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
    4. DATA TRIANGULATION
  3. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    1. MARKET SUMMARY
    2. KEY FINDINGS
      1. INCREASED INVESTMENTS IN R&D
      2. GROWING DEMAND FROM ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY
      3. FLEXIBLE FOAM TO HOLD MAJOR CHUNK OF THE MARKET
  4. MARKET DYNAMICS
    1. MARKET DEFINITION
    2. DRIVERS
      1. INCREASING PENETRATION IN AUTOMOBILES AND FURNITURE INDUSTRY
      2. MULTIPLE UTILITY DUE TO VERSATILE PROPERTIES
      3. INCREASING DEMAND FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY
      4. INNOVATIVE APPLICATIONS
      5. LIGHTWEIGHT
    3. RESTRAINTS
      1. DEGRADATION OF PU WASTE IS A MAJOR ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERN
    4. OPPORTUNITIES
      1. POLYURETHANE SCORES OVER METALS IN ALL ASPECTS
      2. SHARP CORRECTION IN THE CRUDE OIL AND PETROLEUM PRODUCT PRICES
    5. CHALLENGES
      1. INDUSTRY MOVING TOWARDS BIO-BASED PU
      2. FLUCTUATING CRUDE OIL PRICES
  5. MARKET BY END-USER
    1. FURNITURE AND BEDDING
    2. BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION
    3. AUTOMOBILES
    4. FOOTWEAR
    5. ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS
    6. OTHER MARKETS
  6. MARKET BY PRODUCT
    1. FLEXIBLE FOAM
    2. RIGID FOAM
    3. ELASTOMERS
    4. ADHESIVES AND SEALANTS
    5. COATINGS
    6. OTHER MATERIALS
  7. MARKET BY TYPE
    1. THERMOPLASTIC
    2. THERMOSETTING
  8. KEY ANALYTICS
    1. PORTERS 5 FORCE ANALYSIS
      1. THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      2. THREAT OF SUBSTITUTE PRODUCTS
      3. BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      4. BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      5. INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
    2. VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
      1. RAW MATERIAL SUPPLIERS
      2. MANUFACTURERS
      3. CONVERTERS
      4. DISTRIBUTORS
      5. RETAILERS
      6. END-USERS
    3. REGULATORY FRAMEWORK
    4. VENDOR LANDSCAPE
    5. OPPORTUNITY MATRIX
  9. GEOGRAPHICAL ANALYSIS
    1. GERMANY
    2. UK
    3. ITALY
    4. SPAIN
    5. FRANCE
    6. REST OF EUROPE
  10. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    1. COMPANY PROFILE
      1. BAYER AG
      2. BASF SE
      3. COVESTRO
      4. DIC CORP
      5. EASTMAN CHEMICAL CO
      6. HUNTSMAN CORP
      7. LUBRIZOL CORP
      8. MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP
      9. MITSUI CHEMICALS INC
      10. NIPPON POLYURETHANE INDUSTRY CORP LTD
      11. RAMPF HOLDING GMBH & CO KG
      12. RECTICEL S.A.
      13. RTP COMPANY
      14. THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY
      15. WOODBRIDGE FOAM CORP
LIST OF TABLES

TABLE 1 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY COUNTRY 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

TABLE 2 INNOVATIONS IN POLYURETHANE

TABLE 3 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY END-USER 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

TABLE 4 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY END-USER 2018-2026 (KILO TONS)

TABLE 5 COMPANIES POLYURETHANE FOAM-BASED INSULATION PRODUCTS

TABLE 6 BASFS NEW PU TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS FOR AUTOMOBILES

TABLE 7 BENEFITS OF POLYURETHANE AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATIONS

TABLE 8 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY PRODUCT 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

TABLE 9 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY PRODUCT 2018-2026 (KILO TONS)

TABLE 10 CONSUMER AND COMMERCIAL PU PRODUCTS

TABLE 11 ADVANTAGES OF POLYURETHANE SEALANTS

TABLE 12 PRODUCT LABELING

TABLE 13 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY TYPE 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

TABLE 14 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY TYPE 2018-2026 (KILO TONS)

TABLE 15 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY COUNTRY 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 EUROPE POLYURETHANE MARKET BY END-USERS 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 2 EUROPE FURNITURE AND BEDDING MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 3 EUROPE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 4 EUROPE AUTOMOBILES MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 5 EUROPE FOOTWEAR MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 6 EUROPE ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 7 EUROPE OTHERS MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 8 EUROPE FLEXIBLE FOAM MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 9 EUROPE RIGID FOAM MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 10 EUROPE ELASTOMERS MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 11 EUROPE ADHESIVES AND SEALANTS MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 12 EUROPE COATINGS MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 13 EUROPE OTHERS MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 14 EUROPE THERMOPLASTIC MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 15 EUROPE THERMOSETTING MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 16 GERMANY POLYURETHANE MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 17 UK POLYURETHANE MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 18 ITALY POLYURETHANE MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 19 SPAIN POLYURETHANE MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 20 PLASTIC CONVERSION MARKET BY END-USER 2015 (%)

FIGURE 21 FRANCE POLYURETHANE MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

FIGURE 22 ROE POLYURETHANE MARKET 2018-2026 ($ MILLION)

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