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The polyether polyols market was valued at estimated to be $12,374.9 million in 2012, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.2% from 2014 to 2020.

This market is also classified based on different applications. The important applications include Flexible Foam, Rigid Foam, and others (Adhesives, Sealents & Elastomers). The flexible foam is the largest reveue generator industry/segment in this market.

The market in Asia-Pacific dominates the global polyether polyols market having accounted the highest market share in 2012. China is the leading country in the consumption of polyether polyols, due to the availability of cheaper raw materials and low labour cost.

The key companies operating in this market are BASF SE (Germany), Perstorp AB (Sweden), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), Huntsman Corporation (U.S.), Bayer Material Science (Germany), Manali Petrochemicals Ltd. (India) and others. These companies are consistently focusing on expanding their production capacity to achieve a competitive advantage and thereby serving the customers more effectively. Investments in expansion of plant capacities, followed by acquisitions were the most preferred strategies by the top players in the year 2012 & 2013 that are driving the demand of polyether polyols. Their strategy to capture the market in developing economies includes expansions and agreements.

The report also presents a competitive landscape covering different strategies and developments such as mergers & acquisitions, expansions, and agreements undertaken by the leading companies in the past few years. Furthermore, different polyether polyols market participants are also profiled in the report.

This report provides the value chain analysis with respect to raw materials of polyether polyols, manufacturers, and end-users. The value chain describes the key contributors to the materials market at different stages from product development to end use. It represents the top players which are contributing to the global Polyether Polyol industry.

Scope of the report:

The report segments the global polyether polyol market as:
The global Polyether Polyol market has been covered in detail in this report. In order to provide an all-round picture, the current market demand and forecasts have also been included.

On the basis of applications:
• Flexible Foam
• Rigid Foam
• Others (Adhesives, Sealents & Elastomers)
Each application is described in detail in the report with volume and revenue forecasts for each application.

On the basis of geography:
• Asia-Pacific
• Americas
• Europe
• RoW

Table Of Contents

Polyether Polyols Market by Applications (Flexible Foams, Rigid Foams and Others), and by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Rest of the World) - Analysis and Forecasts to 2020
TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 INTRODUCTION 11
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 11
1.2 MARKET SEGMENTATION and COVERAGE 11
1.3 STAKEHOLDERS 12
2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 13
2.1 INTEGRATED ECOSYSTEM OF THE GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 13
2.2 ARRIVING AT THE GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET SIZE 14
2.2.1 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 15
2.2.2 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 16
2.2.3 DEMAND SIDE APPROACH 17
2.3 ASSUMPTIONS 18
3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 19
4 MARKET OVERVIEW 21
4.1 INTRODUCTION 21
4.2 POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET: COMPARISON WITH PARENT MARKET 22
4.3 MARKET DRIVERS AND INHIBITORS 23
4.4 KEY MARKET DYNAMICS 24
4.5 DEMAND SIDE ANALYSIS 26
5 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 27
5.1 INTRODUCTION 28
5.2 POLYETHER POLYOLS IN FLEXIBLE FOAMS, BY GEOGRAPHY 31
5.3 POLYETHER POLYOLS IN RIGID FOAMS, BY GEOGRAPHY 32
5.4 POLYETHER POLYOLS IN OTHERS (ADHESIVES, SEALANTS and ELASTOMERS),
BY GEOGRAPHY 34
6 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY 36
6.1 INTRODUCTION 37
6.2 AMERICAS POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 39
6.2.1 U.S. POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 41
6.2.2 BRAZIL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 44
6.3 EUROPE POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 46
6.3.1 GERMANY POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 48
6.3.2 U.K. POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 50
6.3.3 FRANCE POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 51
6.4 ASIA-PACIFIC POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 53
6.4.1 CHINA POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 55
6.4.2 JAPAN POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 57
6.4.3 INDIA POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 58
6.4.4 SOUTH KOREA POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 59
6.5 REST OF THE WORLD POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 61
6.5.1 MIDDLE EAST POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET 62
7 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET: COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 65
7.1 POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET: COMPANY SHARE ANALYSIS 65
7.2 MERGERS and ACQUISITIONS 66
7.3 NEW PRODUCTS LAUNCH 67
7.4 AGREEMENTS AND COLLABORATIONS 68
7.5 EXPANSIONS 71
8 POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET, BY COMPANY 74
(Overview, Financials, Products and Services, Strategy, and Developments)*
8.1 BAALBAKI GROUP S.A. 74
8.2 BASF SE 76
8.3 BAYER AG 78
8.4 CARGILL INCORPORATED 81
8.5 CHEMTURA CORPORATION 83
8.6 COIM S.P.A 85
8.7 EXPANDED POLYMER SYSTEMS PVT. LTD 87
8.8 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION 89
8.9 INVISTA 92
8.10 LONZA GROUP LTD 94
8.11 MANALI PETROCHEMICALS LTD 96
8.12 NANJING HONGBAOLI CO. LTD 98
8.13 PCC ROKITA SA 100
8.14 PERSTORP AB 102
8.15 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC 105
8.16 SHANDONG DONGDA CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO. LTD 107
8.17 STEPAN COMPANY 109
8.18 THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY 111
8.19 VERTELLUS SPECIALTIES INC. 114
8.20 BIOTOR INDUSTRIES LIMITED 116
8.21 ROYAL INDUSTRIES 117
8.22 SHRADDHA ASSOCIATES (GUJARAT) PVT. LTD 119
*Details on overview, financials, product and services, strategy, and developments might not be captured in case of unlisted company
9 APPENDIX 120
9.1 CUSTOMIZATION OPTIONS 120
9.1.1 TECHNICAL ANALYSIS 120
9.1.2 LOW-COST SOURCING LOCATIONS 120
9.1.3 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 120
9.1.4 POLYETHER POLYOLS USAGE DATA 120
9.1.5 IMPACT ANALYSIS 120
9.1.6 TRADE ANALYSIS 120
9.2 RELATED REPORTS 121
9.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 122
9.3.1 RT SNAPSHOTS 123


LIST OF TABLES

TABLE 1 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS PEER MARKET SIZE, 2013 (KT) 15
TABLE 2 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS APPLICATION MARKET, 2013 (KT) 17
TABLE 3 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET: COMPARISON WITH PARENT MARKET,
2012 - 2020 (USD MN) 23
TABLE 4 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOL MARKET: COMPARISON WITH PARENT MARKET,
2012 - 2020 (KT) 23
TABLE 5 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET: DRIVERS AND INHIBITORS 23
TABLE 6 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2012 - 2020 (USD MN) 24
TABLE 7 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOLS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2012 - 2020 (KT) 25
TABLE 8 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOL MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2012-2020 (USD MN) 25
TABLE 9 GLOBAL POLYETHER POLYOL MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2012 - 2020 (KT) 25
TABLE 10 GL

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