1. Market Research
  2. > Chemical Market Trends

Polyurethanes Market – By Product Type (Flexible Foam, Rigid Foam, Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants and Elastomers, Thermoplastic Polyurethane); By Industry (Apparels, Appliances, Automotive, Building and Construction, Electronics, Furnishings, Marine, Medic

  • May 2015
  • 141 pages
  • Industry ARC
Report ID: 3493474

Summary

Table of Contents

Polyurethanes are polymers which consist of a chain of organic compounds linked with carbamate (urethane). Polyurethanes are used in mundane activities at home, offices, sport and many others. It has myriad applications in consumer and industrial products which play a crucial role in making lives more convenient, comfortable and environment friendly. It can be found in couches, mattresses, liquid coatings, paints and others. Polyurethane is used to produce broad spectrum of materials to meet the needs of specific applications.

The global polyurethanes market has been segmented on the basis of material type, applications, end-user industries and geography. The different product types are flexible foam, rigid foam, coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers (CASE), thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) and others. Polyurethanes are used in various applications such as apparels, appliances, automotive, building and construction, electronics, furnishings, marine, medical, packaging and others and others. Geography wise, polyurethanes market is segmented into four key regions namely North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the world (ROW). North America Polyurethanes market is divided into three countries namely U.S., Mexico and Canada. North America is the major market and is expected to be the market leader for the next five years. Europe is divided into Germany, U.K., France and others which are the main countries having major market share in terms of volume and revenue. Asia-Pacific is further divided into China, Japan and India.

The key industries profiled in this report are:
BASF SE,
Bayer MaterialScience AG,
Dow Chemical Company,
Huntsman Corp.,
Woodbridge Foam Corp.,
Mitsui Chemical Inc. 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).

Please note: this report requires certain updates. We have all the information available but require 2 working days 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.

Ahmad helps you find the right report:

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

Not Cellular/Reinforced Plastic Sheet, Plate and Film Markets in the World to 2021 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts

  • $ 26321
  • Industry report
  • July 2017
  • by Global Research & Data Services

The report package Not Cellular/Reinforced Plastic Sheet, Plate and Film Markets in the World to 2021 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market ...

Flexible Plastic Pipe, Tube and Hose Markets in the World to 2021 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts

  • $ 26321
  • Industry report
  • July 2017
  • by Global Research & Data Services

The report package Flexible Plastic Pipe, Tube and Hose Markets in the World to 2021 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market situation, and ...

Plastic Pipe, Tube and Hose Markets in the World to 2021 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts

  • $ 26321
  • Industry report
  • July 2017
  • by Global Research & Data Services

The report package Plastic Pipe, Tube and Hose Markets in the World to 2021 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market situation, and future ...


Download Unlimited Documents from Trusted Public Sources

PET Industry in New Zealand

  • September 2017
    4 pages
  • PET  

  • New Zealand  

View report >

Chemical Industry in China

  • September 2017
    6 pages
  • Chemical  

    Textile  

    Chemicals  

  • China  

    Asia  

View report >

The future of the Petrochemical Industry in Oman

  • September 2017
    11 pages
  • Petrochemical  

  • Oman  

    World  

    Bahrain  

View report >

Plastic Industry

1 day ago

Country Reports

North America

ref:plp2015

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

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