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IAL Consultants is pleased to release the most up-to-date information available on Thermoplastic Polyurethanes in the fourth edition of its market study. This comprehensive review builds upon previous editions of the publication.

It covers TPU production & consumption data for the year 2012 and provides anticipated figures for 2017.

The report covers the following TPU market sectors:

Technologies:
Data presented is for both production & consumption of TPU:
• Injection
• Extrusion
• Adhesives
• Coatings

End-Use Sectors:
Data presented is for consumption of TPU only:
• Automotive
• Construction
• Engineering
• Footwear
• Hose & Tubing
• Medical
• Wire & Cable

The geographical scope is as follows:

EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
Western Europe:
Austria, Benelux, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Nordic, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, UK/Ireland
Eastern Europe:
Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Russia,* Slovak Republic
Africa/Middle East:
Egypt, Iran, Maghreb, Turkey, South Africa, Others
*tracked independently for the first time

THE AMERICAS
North America:
USA, Canada, Mexico, Central America
South America:
Argentina, Brazil, Others

ASIA-PACIFIC
Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Others

Table Of Contents

Global Overview of the Thermoplastic Polyurethane Market (TPU)
CONTENTS

1. INTRODUCTION 1

1.1 SCOPE OF STUDY 2
1.2 END-USE MARKETS 2
1.3 METHODOLOGY 3
1.4 UNITS OF VOLUME 3
1.5 FORECASTS 3
1.6 FORMULATIONS 3
1.7 ABBREVIATIONS 5

2. SUMMARY 7

2.1 PRODUCTION 7
2.2 CONSUMPTION 8
2.2.1 By Type 8
2.2.2 By Application 9
2.3 TRENDS AND FACTORS 10
2.3.1 Production 10

3. RAW MATERIALS 13

3.1 INTRODUCTION 13
3.2 PRODUCTION OF RAW MATERIALS 14
3.2.1 MDI 14
3.2.2 TDI 19
3.2.3 Aliphatic Isocyanates (ADI) 22
3.2.4 Polyether Polyols 26
3.2.5 PTMEG 29
3.2.6 Adipate Polyester Polyols 31
3.2.7 Polycaprolactones 35
3.2.8 Polycarbonate Polyols 36
3.3 CONSUMPTION OF PU RAW MATERIALS IN THE PRODUCTION OF TPU 37
3.3.1 EMEA 38
3.3.2 Americas 40
3.3.3 Asia-Pacific 42

4. TECHNICAL BACKGROUND 45

4.1 OVERVIEW 45
4.2 SUMMARY OF TPU APPLICATIONS AND PROPERTIES 47
4.3 TPU PRODUCTION PROCESSES 47
4.3.1 Batch Production 48
4.3.2 Continuous Production 48
4.4 TECHNICAL PARAMETERS FOR END-USE APPLICATIONS 50
4.4.1 Automotive 50
4.4.2 Construction 51
4.4.3 Engineering 51
4.4.4 Footwear 51
4.4.5 Hose and Tubing 52
4.4.6 Medical 53
4.4.7 Wire and Cable 53

5. TPU PRODUCTION BY REGION 55

5.1 SUMMARY 55
5.2 EMEA 58
5.2.1 Summary 58
5.2.2 Benelux 61
5.2.3 Germany 64
5.2.4 Italy 67
5.2.5 Spain 70
5.2.6 Russia 73
5.2.7 Middle East 76
5.3 AMERICAS 79
5.3.1 Summary 79
5.3.2 Brazil 82
5.3.3 Mexico 85
5.3.4 USA 88
5.4 ASIA-PACIFIC 91
5.4.1 Summary 91
5.4.2 Australia 95
5.4.3 China 98
5.4.4 India 101
5.4.5 Japan 104
5.4.6 Malaysia 107
5.4.7 South Korea 110
5.4.8 Taiwan 113
5.5 TRENDS AND ISSUES AFFECTING THE PRODUCTION OF TPU 116
5.5.1 Global 116
5.5.2 EMEA 117
5.5.3 Americas 119
5.5.4 Asia-Pacific 121

6. TPU CONSUMPTION BY REGION 125

6.1 SUMMARY 125
6.1.1 Global Consumption by Type 125
6.1.2 Global Consumption by Application 126
6.1.3 EMEA Consumption by Type 128
6.1.4 EMEA Consumption by Application 129
6.1.5 Americas Consumption by Type 130
6.1.6 Americas Consumption by Application 131
6.1.7 Asia-Pacific Consumption by Type 133
6.1.8 Asia-Pacific Consumption by Application 133
6.2 WESTERN EUROPE 134
6.2.1 Summary 134
By Type 134
By Application 136
6.2.2 Austria 139
6.2.3 Benelux 140
6.2.4 France 141
6.2.5 Germany 142
6.2.6 Italy 143
6.2.7 Nordic Countries 144
6.2.8 Portugal 145
6.2.9 Spain 146
6.2.10 Switzerland 147
6.2.11 United Kingdom and Ireland 148
6.3 EASTERN EUROPE 149
6.3.1 Summary 149
By Type 149
By Application 150
6.3.2 Czech Republic 152
6.3.3 Hungary 153
6.3.4 Poland 154
6.3.5 Slovakia 155
6.3.6 Russia 156
6.4 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 157
6.4.1 Summary 157
By Type 157
By Application 159
6.4.2 Egypt 162
6.4.3 Iran 163
6.4.4 Maghreb Countries 164
6.4.5 South Africa 165
6.4.6 Turkey 166
6.4.7 Other Middle East and Africa 167
6.5 ASIA-PACIFIC 168
6.5.1 Summary 168
By Type 168
By Application 170
6.5.2 Australia 173
6.5.3 China 174
6.5.4 India 175
6.5.5 Indonesia 176
6.5.6 Japan 177
6.5.7 Malaysia 178
6.5.8 New Zealand 179
6.5.9 Philippines 180
6.5.10 Singapore 181
6.5.11 South Korea 182
6.5.12 Taiwan 183
6.5.13 Thailand 184
6.5.14 Vietnam 185
6.5.15 Other Asia-Pacific 186
6.6 NORTH AMERICA 187
6.6.1 Summary 187
By Type 187
By Application 188
6.6.2 Canada 190
6.6.3 Mexico 191
6.6.4 United States 192
6.6.5 Central America 193
6.7 SOUTH AMERICA 194
6.7.1 Summary 194
By Type 194
By Application 195
6.7.2 Argentina 197
6.7.3 Brazil 198
6.7.4 Other South America 199
6.8 MARKET TRENDS AND ISSUES AFFECTING DEMAND 200
6.8.1 Global 200
6.8.2 EMEA 201
6.8.3 Americas 203
6.8.4 Asia Pacific 207

7. TPU PRODUCERS 211

7.1 TPU PRODUCTION CAPACITY 211
7.1.1 EMEA 211
7.1.2 Americas 211
7.1.3 Asia-Pacific 212
7.2 PROFILES OF MAJOR TPU PRODUCERS 214
7.2.1 BASF Polyurethanes GmbH 215
7.2.2 Bayer MaterialScience 216
7.2.3 COIM 217
7.2.4 Huntsman Polyurethanes 218
7.2.5 Merquinsa 219
7.2.6 The Lubrizol Corporation 220
7.2.7 Yantai Wanthane 221
7.3 DIRECTORY OF TPU PRODUCERS 222
7.3.1 Australia 222
7.3.2 Belgium 222
7.3.3 Brazil 222
7.3.4 China 223
7.3.5 Germany 225
7.3.6 India 226
7.3.7 Italy 226
7.3.8 Japan 227
7.3.9 Malaysia 227
7.3.10 Mexico 227
7.3.11 Russia 228
7.3.12 South Korea 228
7.3.13 Spain 229
7.3.14 Taiwan 229
7.3.15 United Kingdom 230
7.3.16 USA 230



TABLE OF TABLES

1. INTRODUCTION 1

1.1 SCOPE OF STUDY 2
1.2 END-USE MARKETS 2
1.3 METHODOLOGY 3
1.4 UNITS OF VOLUME 3
1.5 FORECASTS 3
1.6 FORMULATIONS 3
TPU Raw Material Formulations 4
1.7 ABBREVIATIONS 5
List of Abbreviations Used 5

2. SUMMARY 7

2.1 PRODUCTION 7
Global Production of TPU by Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 7
Forecast Global Production of TPU by Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 7
Growth in Global TPU Production by Region, 2012-2017 (% p.a.) 7
2.2 CONSUMPTION 8
Global End-use Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 8
Forecast Global End-use Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 8
Growth in Global TPU Consumption by Type and Region, 2012-2017 (% p.a.) 8
Global End-use Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 9
Forecast Global End-use Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 9
Growth in Global TPU End-use Consumption by Application and Region, 2012-2017 (% p.a.) 10
2.3 TRENDS AND FACTORS 10

3. RAW MATERIALS 13

3.1 INTRODUCTION 13
3.2 PRODUCTION OF RAW MATERIALS 14
Global Crude MDI Capacity by Producer, by Region, 2012 and 2017 (tpa) 15
Estimated MDI Distillation Capacities, 2012 and 2017 (tpa) 16
Global TDI Capacity by Producer, by Region, 2012 and 2017 (tpa) 20
Global ADI Capacity by Producer, by Region, 2012 (tpa) 24
Global Polyether Polyol Production Capacity, 2012 (Tonnes) 26
Estimated Global PTMEG Production Capacity, 2012 (Tonnes) 30
Estimated Global Aliphatic Polyester Polyol Production Capacity, 2012 (Tonnes) 31
Global Polycaprolactone Polyol Production Capacity, 2012 (Tonnes) 36
Estimated Global Production Capacity for Polycarbonate Diols, 2012 (tpa) 36
3.3 CONSUMPTION OF PU RAW MATERIALS IN THE PRODUCTION OF TPU 37
Global Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 37
Forecast Global Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Region, 2017
(Tonnes) 37
EMEA Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 38
Forecast EMEA Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Country, 2017
(Tonnes) 39
Americas Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 40
Forecast Americas Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Country, 2017
(Tonnes) 41
Asia-Pacific Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 42
Forecast Asia-Pacific Consumption of Polyurethane Raw Materials in the Production of TPU by Country, 2017
(Tonnes) 43

4. TECHNICAL BACKGROUND 45

4.1 OVERVIEW 45
4.2 SUMMARY OF TPU APPLICATIONS AND PROPERTIES 47
4.3 TPU PRODUCTION PROCESSES 47
4.4 TECHNICAL PARAMETERS FOR END-USE APPLICATIONS 50

5. TPU PRODUCTION BY REGION 55

5.1 SUMMARY 55
Global TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2012 (Tonnes) 55
Forecast Global TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2017 (Tonnes) 56
Global TPU Production by Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 57
Forecast Global TPU Production by Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 57
Forecast Global TPU Production by Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 57
5.2 EMEA 58
EMEA TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2012 (Tonnes) 58
Forecast EMEA TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2017 (Tonnes) 59
EMEA TPU Production by Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 60
Forecast EMEA TPU Production by Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 60
Forecast EMEA TPU Production by Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 60
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Benelux, 2012 (Tonnes) 61
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Benelux, 2017 (Tonnes) 62
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Benelux, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 63
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Germany, 2012 (Tonnes) 64
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Germany, 2017 (Tonnes) 65
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Germany, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 66
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Italy, 2012 (Tonnes) 67
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Italy, 2017 (Tonnes) 68
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Italy, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 69
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Spain, 2012 (Tonnes) 70
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Spain, 2017 (Tonnes) 71
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Spain, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 72
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Russia, 2012 (Tonnes) 73
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Russia, 2017 (Tonnes) 74
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Russia, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 75
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in the Middle East, 2012 (Tonnes) 76
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in the Middle East, 2017 (Tonnes) 77
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in the Middle East, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 78
5.3 AMERICAS 79
Americas TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2012 (Tonnes) 79
Forecast Americas TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2017 (Tonnes) 80
Americas TPU Production by Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 81
Forecast Americas TPU Production by Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 81
Forecast Americas TPU Production by Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 81
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Brazil, 2012 (Tonnes) 82
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Brazil, 2017 (Tonnes) 83
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Brazil, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 84
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Mexico, 2012 (Tonnes) 85
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Mexico, 2017 (Tonnes) 86
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Mexico, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 87
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in the USA, 2012 (Tonnes) 88
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in the USA, 2017 (Tonnes) 89
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in the USA, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 90
5.4 ASIA-PACIFIC 91
Asia-Pacific TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2012 (Tonnes) 91
Forecast Asia-Pacific TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption, 2017 (Tonnes) 92
Asia-Pacific TPU Production by Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 93
Forecast Asia-Pacific TPU Production by Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 93
Forecast Asia-Pacific TPU Production by Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 94
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Australia, 2012 (Tonnes) 95
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Australia, 2017 (Tonnes) 96
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Australia, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 97
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in China, 2012 (Tonnes) 98
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in China, 2017 (Tonnes) 99
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in China, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 100
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in India, 2012 (Tonnes) 101
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in India, 2017 (Tonnes) 102
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in India, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 103
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Japan, 2012 (Tonnes) 104
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Japan, 2017 (Tonnes) 105
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Japan, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 106
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Malaysia, 2012 (Tonnes) 107
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Malaysia, 2017 (Tonnes) 108
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Malaysia, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 109
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in South Korea, 2012 (Tonnes) 110
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in South Korea, 2017 (Tonnes) 111
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in South Korea, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 112
TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Taiwan, 2012 (Tonnes) 113
Forecast TPU Production and Related Raw Material Consumption in Taiwan, 2017 (Tonnes) 114
Forecast Growth in TPU Production in Taiwan, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 115
5.5 TRENDS AND ISSUES AFFECTING THE PRODUCTION OF TPU 116

6. TPU CONSUMPTION BY REGION 125

6.1 SUMMARY 125
Global Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 125
Forecast Global Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 125
Growth in Global Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 126
Global Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 126
Forecast Global Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 127
Growth in Global Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 127
EMEA Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 128
Forecast EMEA Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 128
Growth in EMEA Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 128
EMEA Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 129
Forecast EMEA Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 129
Growth in EMEA Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 130
Americas Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 130
Forecast Americas Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 130
Growth in Americas Consumption of TPU by Type and Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 131
Americas Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012 (Tonnes) 131
Forecast Americas Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2017 (Tonnes) 132
Growth in Americas Consumption of TPU by Application and Region, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 132
Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Type, 2012-2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 133
Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Application, 2012-2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 133
6.2 WESTERN EUROPE 134
Western Europe Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 134
Forecast Western Europe Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 135
Growth in Western Europe Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 135
Western Europe Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 136
Forecast Western Europe Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 137
Growth in Western Europe Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 138
Consumption of TPU by Type in Austria, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 139
Consumption of TPU by Application in Austria, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 139
Consumption of TPU by Type in Benelux, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 140
Consumption of TPU by Application in Benelux, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 140
Consumption of TPU by Type in France, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 141
Consumption of TPU by Application in France, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 141
Consumption of TPU by Type in Germany, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 142
Consumption of TPU by Application in Germany, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 142
Consumption of TPU by Type in Italy, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 143
Consumption of TPU by Application in Italy, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 143
Consumption of TPU by Type in Nordic Countries, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 144
Consumption of TPU by Application in Nordic Countries, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 144
Consumption of TPU by Type in Portugal, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 145
Consumption of TPU by Application in Portugal, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 145
Consumption of TPU by Type in Spain, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 146
Consumption of TPU by Application in Spain, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 146
Consumption of TPU by Type in Switzerland, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 147
Consumption of TPU by Application in Switzerland, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 147
Consumption of TPU by Type in the United Kingdom and Ireland, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 148
Consumption of TPU by Application in the United Kingdom and Ireland, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 148
6.3 EASTERN EUROPE 149
Eastern Europe Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 149
Forecast Eastern Europe Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 149
Growth in Eastern Europe Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 150
Eastern Europe Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 150
Forecast Eastern Europe Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 151
Growth in Eastern Europe Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 151
Consumption of TPU by Type in Czech Republic, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 152
Consumption of TPU by Application in Czech Republic, 2007 and 2012 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 152
Consumption of TPU by Type in Hungary, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 153
Consumption of TPU by Application in Hungary, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 153
Consumption of TPU by Type in Poland, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 154
Consumption of TPU by Application in Poland, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 154
Consumption of TPU by Type in Slovakia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 155
Consumption of TPU by Application in Slovakia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 155
Consumption of TPU by Type in Russia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 156
Consumption of TPU by Application in Russia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 156
6.4 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 157
Middle East and Africa Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 157
Forecast Middle East and Africa Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 158
Growth in Middle East and Africa Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 158
Middle East and Africa Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 159
Forecast Middle East and Africa Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 160
Growth in Middle East and Africa Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 161
Consumption of TPU by Type in Egypt, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 162
Consumption of TPU by Application in Egypt, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 162
Consumption of TPU by Type in Iran, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 163
Consumption of TPU by Application in Iran, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 163
Consumption of TPU by Type in Maghreb Countries, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 164
Consumption of TPU by Application in Maghreb Countries, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 164
Consumption of TPU by Type in South Africa, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 165
Consumption of TPU by Application in South Africa, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 165
Consumption of TPU by Type in Turkey, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 166
Consumption of TPU by Application in Turkey, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 166
Consumption of TPU by Type in Other Middle East and Africa, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 167
Consumption of TPU by Application in Other Middle East and Africa, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 167
6.5 ASIA-PACIFIC 168
Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 168
Forecast Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 169
Growth in Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 169
Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 170
Forecast Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 171
Growth in Asia-Pacific Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 172
Consumption of TPU by Type in Australia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 173
Consumption of TPU by Application in Australia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 173
Consumption of TPU by Type in China, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 174
Consumption of TPU by Application in China, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 174
Consumption of TPU by Type in India, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 175
Consumption of TPU by Application in India, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 175
Consumption of TPU by Type in Indonesia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 176
Consumption of TPU by Application in Indonesia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 176
Consumption of TPU by Type in Japan, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 177
Consumption of TPU by Application in Japan, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 177
Consumption of TPU by Type in Malaysia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 178
Consumption of TPU by Application in Malaysia, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 178
Consumption of TPU by Type in New Zealand, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 179
Consumption of TPU by Application in New Zealand, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 179
Consumption of TPU by Type in Philippines, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 180
Consumption of TPU by Application in Philippines, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 180
Consumption of TPU by Type in Singapore, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 181
Consumption of TPU by Application in Singapore, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 181
Consumption of TPU by Type in South Korea, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 182
Consumption of TPU by Application in South Korea, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 182
Consumption of TPU by Type in Taiwan, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 183
Consumption of TPU by Application in Taiwan, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 183
Consumption of TPU by Type in Thailand, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 184
Consumption of TPU by Application in Thailand, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 184
Consumption of TPU by Type in Vietnam, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 185
Consumption of TPU by Application in Vietnam, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 185
Consumption of TPU by Type in Other Asia-Pacific, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 186
Consumption of TPU by Application in Other Asia-Pacific, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 186
6.6 NORTH AMERICA 187
North America Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 187
Forecast North America Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 187
Growth in North America Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 188
North America Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 188
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Forecast North America Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 189
Growth in North America Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 189
Consumption of TPU by Type in Canada, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 190
Consumption of TPU by Application in Canada, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 190
Consumption of TPU by Type in Mexico, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 191
Consumption of TPU by Application in Mexico, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 191
Consumption of TPU by Type in the USA, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 192
Consumption of TPU by Application in the USA, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 192
Consumption of TPU by Type in Central America, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 193
Consumption of TPU by Application in Central America, 2007 and 2012 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 193
6.7 SOUTH AMERICA 194
South America Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 194
Forecast South America Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 194
Growth in South America Consumption of TPU by Type and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 195
South America Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012 (Tonnes) 195
Forecast South America Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2017 (Tonnes) 196
Growth in South America Consumption of TPU by Application and Country, 2012-2017 (% Growth p.a.) 196
Consumption of TPU by Type in Argentina, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 197
Consumption of TPU by Application in Argentina, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 197
Consumption of TPU by Type in Brazil, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 198
Consumption of TPU by Application in Brazil, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 198
Consumption of TPU by Type in Other South America, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 199
Consumption of TPU by Application in Other South America, 2012 and 2017 (Tonnes and % Growth p.a.) 199
6.8 MARKET TRENDS AND ISSUES AFFECTING DEMAND 200

7. TPU PRODUCERS 211

7.1 TPU PRODUCTION CAPACITY 211
Major Producers of TPU in EMEA, 2012 (Tonnes) 211
Major Producers of TPU in the Americas, 2012 (Tonnes) 211
Major Producers of TPU in Asia-Pacific, 2012 (Tonnes) 212
7.2 PROFILES OF MAJOR TPU PRODUCERS 214
7.3 DIRECTORY OF TPU PRODUCERS 222

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