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Specialty polymers are categorized under specialty chemicals segment. They are used in smaller quantities and are relatively expensive than the commodity chemicals. It has myriad applications in different industries. They have high heat resistance and flame resistance properties and are used as good insulating materials. Specialty polymers imparts desired feature in specific applications.

The global specialty polymers market has been segmented on the basis of type, applications and geography. The different types are thermoplastic polymers, biodegradable polymers, conducting polymers, polymer composites, electroluminescent polymers, liquid crystal polymers and others. Different applications which involve the use of specialty polymers are automobile, marine, aerospace, electronics, medical, agriculture and others and others. Geography wise, Specialty polymers market is segmented into four key regions namely North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the world (RoW).

The key players profiled in this report are:
Nippon Shokubai Co. Ltd,
Evonik Industries AG,
Sumitomo Seika Co. Ltd.,
LG Chem Ltd. and others.
This report gives detailed information about the product value chain right from the beginning which includes raw materials till end-use. The market is evaluated based on the key attributes such as the power in the hands of producers and consumers, analysis on the degree of competition, and threats from substitutes and new entrants. The study includes the demand of this particular market on a global and regional scale for a six year period of 2014-2020, both in terms of volume (KT) and revenue ($ million).

Table Of Contents

Specialty Polymers Market By Type (Thermoplastic, Biodegradable, Conducting, Composites, Electroluminescent and Liquid Crystal); By Applications (Automobile, Marine, Aerospace, Electronics, Medical, Agriculture and Others)-Forecast(2015-2020)
1. Specialty Polymers Market - Market Overview
2. Executive Summary
3. Specialty Polymers Market - Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. Industry profiling
3.2.3. Top 5 Financials Analysis
4. Specialty Polymers Market - Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Specialty Polymers Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition
5. Specialty Polymers Market - Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors
6. Specialty Polymers Market - By Type
6.1. Thermoplastic Polymers
6.1.1. Polycarbonate (PC)
6.1.2. Polysulfonates
6.1.3. Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)
6.1.4. Others
6.2. Biodegradable Polymers
6.2.1. Polyhydroxybutarate (PHB)
6.2.2. Polyhydroxyvalarate (PHV)
6.2.3. Polyhydroxybutarate-hydroxyvalarate (PHBV)
6.3. Conducting Polymers
6.3.1. Intrinsically Conducting Polymers
6.3.2. Extrinsically Conducting Polymers
6.3.3. Doped Conducting Polymers
6.3.4. Coordination Conducting Polymers
6.4. Polymer Composites
6.4.1. Particle reinforced composites
6.4.2. Fiber reinforced composites
6.4.3. Structural Composites
6.5. Electroluminescent Polymers
6.6. Liquid Crystal Polymers
7. Specialty Polymers Market - By Application
7.1. Automobile
7.2. Marine
7.3. Aerospace
7.4. Electronics
7.5. Medical
7.6. Agriculture
7.7. Others
8. Specialty Polymers Market—By Region
8.1. Introduction
8.2. North America
8.2.1. U.S.
8.2.2. Canada
8.2.3. Mexico
8.3. Europe
8.3.1. Germany
8.3.2. France
8.3.3. U.K.
8.3.4. Others
8.4. APAC
8.4.1. China
8.4.2. India
8.4.3. Japan
8.4.4. Others
8.5. RoW
9. Company Profiles
9.1. BASF SE
9.2. Evonik Industries AG
9.3. Clariant AG
9.4. Ashland Inc.
9.5. Solvay Group
9.6. Arkema Group
9.7. The 3M Company
9.8. The Dow Chemical Company
9.9. Owensboro Specialty Polymers, LLC
9.10. Speciality polymer Pvt. Ltd.
9.11. Xxx
9.12. Xxx
9.13. Others (>20 Companies)
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"
10. Appendix
10.1. Abbreviations
10.2. Sources
10.3. Research Methodology
10.4. Compilation of Expert Insights
10.5. Disclaimer

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