1. Market Research
  2. > Chemical
  3. > Petrochemical Market Trends

Glycol Ethers Market: By Type (Ethylene Glycol Ethers, Propylene Glycol Ethers and Others); By Application (Pharmaceutical, Paints, Adhesives, Cleaning Fluids and Others); By Geography – Forecast (2015-2020)

  • 146 pages, published in August 2015
  • By Industry ARC
  • Report Number: 3493317

Summary

Table of Contents

Glycol ethers form a varied family of more than 30 solvents. All these glycol ethers have different properties – and are therefore fit for different uses. Traditionally, a distinction is made between two main groups of glycol ethers: E series and P series, depending on whether they are made from ethylene or propylene. In each group, different derivatives have been developed to provide the properties of solubility, volatility, compatibility and inflammability required for the applications.

Glycol Ethers, commonly referred to as thickeners or viscosifiers, are ever-present in most products to provide specific functionality to the product. Rheological modifiers are the key components in paints & coatings as they reduce dripping and spattering of fluid during roller or brush application. It provides high viscosity at low shear rates that is useful during drilling high-angle and horizontal wells fand it also prevents sag and settling of weighting material. Glycol ethers prevent sedimentation of pigments within a formulation and ensure consistency and durability of the fluid.

The global glycol ethers market is evaluated based on different types such as propylene glycol ethers, ethylene glycol ethers and others. The major applications of glycol ethers are in pharmaceuticals, paints & coatings, adhesives, cleaning fluids and more. The report also focuses on different geographic regions and the key countries in terms of changing trends in using glycol ethers in various fields.

This report gives the detailed information about the product value chain right from the beginning, which as the power in the hands of producers and consumers, analysis of the degree of competition, and threats of substitutes and new entrants. Apart from the above, the report also includes raw materials till end-use.

Some major players dominating the glycol ethers industry are:
BASF SE
China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec Group)
Eastman Chemical Company
Formosa Plastics Corporation
Huntsman Corporation
INEOS and others .

Please note: this report requires certain updates. We have all the information available but require 2 business days to complete the process and ensure it is as up-to-date as possible.


Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 60 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.

Veronica helps you get this report now

Testimonials

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at
Ikea

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at
Ingredion

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
Methyl Ester Ethoxylates Market by Type, Application, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

Methyl Ester Ethoxylates Market by Type, Application, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

  • $ 5650
  • Industry report
  • February 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“The methyl ester ethoxylate market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.4%, in terms of value, from 2016 to 2021” The methyl ester ethoxylate market is projected to reach USD 139.8 million by 2021, ...

Top 15 Petrochemicals Market (Ethylene, Propylene, Benzene, Butadiene, Toluene, Xylenes, Ethylene Oxide, Propylene Oxide, Methanol, PE, PP, PVC, PS, PET, ABS), Applications, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

Top 15 Petrochemicals Market (Ethylene, Propylene, Benzene, Butadiene, Toluene, Xylenes, Ethylene Oxide, Propylene Oxide, Methanol, PE, PP, PVC, PS, PET, ABS), Applications, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

  • $ 5650
  • Industry report
  • March 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“The high-growth application areas such as packaging, construction, and automotive is driving the consumption of petrochemicals market“ The top 15 petrochemicals market report is divided into three ...

Antifreeze Market by Vehicle Type, Product, Engine Coolant Additive Technology OE & Aftermarket, & Region and Construction Equipment Engine Coolant Market by Application - Forecast to 2021

Antifreeze Market by Vehicle Type, Product, Engine Coolant Additive Technology OE & Aftermarket, & Region and Construction Equipment Engine Coolant Market by Application - Forecast to 2021

  • $ 5650
  • Industry report
  • April 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“Increasing vehicle production is driving the antifreeze market for the automotive industry” The antifreeze market for original equipment is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.18% from 2016 to 2021, ...


Download Unlimited Documents from Trusted Public Sources

Petrochemical Statistics in Saudi Arabia and the US

  • May 2017
    7 pages
  • Petrochemical  

  • Saudi Arabia  

    United States  

    Asia  

View report >

Global Ethylene Industry

  • May 2017
    33 pages
  • Ethylene  

  • Asia  

    United States  

    Europe  

View report >

Plastic Market in Europe

  • May 2017
    2 pages
  • Plastic  

  • Europe  

    Switzerland  

    Norway  

View report >

Petrochemical Market

11 days ago

Ethylene Industry

17 days ago

Ethylene Industry

24 days ago

ref:plp2015

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.