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Oilfield surfactants are the part of specialty oilfield chemicals that are used in drilling, production and stimulation. Surfactants in oilfields act as detergents, corrosion inhibitors, emulsifiers and so on. Surfactants are in wide ranges that can be classified as anionic, non-ionic, cationic, amphoteric and others.

The advent of enhanced oil recovery technologies has facilitated increased use of surfactants. Surfactants that meet the environmental regulations and performance norms witness high demand. The most popular surfactant is anionic due to its properties and is of low cost compared to other surfactants. However, the types of surfactant to be used is end user specific based on the end location to be used.

Anionic surfactants when dissociated in water produce amphiphilic anion and a cation. They are primarily used as wetting agents, dispersants, emulsifiers, foaming agents and corrosion inhibitors. The growing number of oil spills has resulted in increased use of dispersants in order to separate the oil particles for cleaning. Non-ionic surfactants have no charge on the hydrophilic head when dissociated in water and are the second largest segment in the oilfield surfactants market, after anionic surfactants.

These do not ionize in water due to a non-dissociable hydrophilic head. Non-ionic surfactants are environmentally and biologically safe due to low carcinogenic and mutagenic toxicity. Cationic surfactants when dissociated in water produce amphiphilication and an anion. The growing shale gas refinery market is set to propel demand for cationic surfactants, particularly as corrosion inhibitors and emulsifiers. Corrosion Inhibitors are the key application for cationic surfactants.

The report analyses the oilfield surfactants market in various applications and covers the market demand with respective regions.

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Oilfield Surfactants Market By Application (Emulsifiers, Demulsifiers, Lubricants, Dispersants, Corrosion Inhibitors, Foam Control Agents, Wetting and Suspending Agents, Biocides and Acrylic) ; By Chemistry (Anionic, Cationic and Amphoteric); By Substrate (Sy
1 Oilfield Surfactant Market Overview

2 Executive Summary

3 Oilfield Surfactant - Market Landscape

3.1 Market Share Analysis

3.2 Comparative Analysis

3.2.1 Patent Analysis

3.2.2 Product Benchmarking

3.2.3 Top 5 Financials Analysis

4 Oilfield Surfactant - Market Forces

4.1 Divers

4.2 Constraints

4.3 Challenges

4.4 Attractiveness of the Industry

4.4.1 Power of Suppliers

4.4.2 Power of Buyers

4.4.3 Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4 Threat of Substitutes

4.4.5 Degree of Competition

5 Oilfield Surfactant Market - Strategic Analysis

5.1 Value Chain Analysis

5.2 Opportunity Analysis

5.2.1 Huge Market Potential to be tapped in APAC and Africa Region

5.3 Surfactant Price Analysis

5.4 Industry Life Cycle Analysis

6 Oilfield Surfactants Market - Applications

6.1 Increase of CO2 Oil Recovery Technology to Fuel Market for Surfactants

6.2 Global Oilfield Surfactants Market Revenue, by Application

6.2.1 Emulsifiers and Demulsifiers

6.2.2 Lubricants

6.2.3 Dispersants

6.2.4 Corrosion Inhibitors

6.2.5 Foam Control Agents

6.2.6 Wetting and Suspending Agents

6.2.7 Biocides

6.2.8 Acrylic

6.3 Global Oilfield Surfactant Product Market by Chemistry and by Application

6.3.1 Anionic

6.3.2 Non-Ionic

6.3.3 Cationic

6.3.4 Amphoteric

6.3.5 Other

6.4 Global Oilfield Surfactants Application Market by Region

6.4.1 North America

6.4.2 South America

6.4.3 Europe

6.4.4 APAC

6.4.5 Middle East

7 Global Oilfield Surfactant Market- Segmentation-by Chemistry and by Region

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Anionic Surfactant

7.3 Non-Ionic Surfactant

7.4 Cationic Surfactant

7.5 Amphoteric Surfactants

7.6 Others

8 Oilfield Surfactant Market -Segmentation by Substrate

8.1 Synthetic/Petrochemical

8.2 Bio-Based/Oleo chemical

8.2.1 Chemically Synthesized Bio-Based Surfactants

8.2.2 Bio surfactants

8.2.2.1 Classification of Surfactants Based On Molecular Weight

8.2.2.1.1 Low Molecular Mass Bio Surfactants

8.2.2.1.2 High Molecular Mass Bio Surfactants

8.2.2.1.3 Glycolipids

8.2.2.1.4 Fatty Acids, Phospholipids, Neutral Lipids

8.2.2.1.5 Polymeric Bio Surfactants

9 Global Oilfield Surfactant Market -Geographic Analysis

9.1 North America

9.1.1 Canada

9.1.2 Mexico

9.1.3 U.S.

9.2 South America

9.2.1 Argentina

9.2.2 Brazil

9.2.3 Venezuela

9.2.4 Others

9.3 Europe

9.3.1 Germany

9.3.2 France

9.3.3 Italy

9.3.4 Russia

9.3.5 U.K.

9.3.6 Others

9.4 APAC

9.4.1 China

9.4.2 South Korea

9.4.3 Japan

9.4.4 India

9.4.5 Others

9.5 Middle East and Africa

9.5.1 Saudi Arabia

9.5.2 U.A.E.

9.5.3 Africa

9.5.4 Others

10 Company Profiles

10.1 Akzo Nobel N.V.

10.2 AGAE Technologies, LLC

10.3 BASF SE

10.4 Clariant AG

10.5 Huntsman Corporation

10.6 Kao Corporation

10.7 Rhodia S.A.

10.8 Dow Chemical Company

10.9 PandG Chemicals

10.10 Stepan Company

10.11 Oxiteno S.A Industria E Comercio

10.12 E.I. du Pont de Nemours

10.13 Siltech Corporation

10.14 Henkel AG AND CO. KGAA

10.15 Pilot Chemical Company

10.16 Weatherford International Plc

10.17 Cytec Industries Inc.

10.18 SI Group, Inc.

10.19 Shell Chemicals

10.20 Sichem LLC.

10.21 The Lubrizol Corporation

10.22 SABIC


"*Financials might not be captured in case of a private company. Data however would be provided on a best efforts basis"

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