1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 14
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.3.1 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 16
1.4 CURRENCY 17
1.5 UNIT CONSIDERED 17
1.6 LIMITATIONS 17
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 17

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 18
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 19
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 19
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 20
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 20
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 21
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 22
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 23
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 24
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS 25

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 26

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 29
4.1 SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MANUFACTURERS 29
4.2 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY REGION 29
4.3 APAC ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY 30
4.4 ANIONIC SURFACTANT MARKET, BY KEY COUNTRIES 31
4.5 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY REGION AND APPLICATION 31

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 32
5.1 INTRODUCTION 32
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 32
5.2.1 DRIVERS 32
5.2.1.1 Growth in end-use industries 32
5.2.1.2 Increasing need for greener and sustainable surfactants 34
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 34
5.2.2.1 Stringent government regulations on toxic chemicals 34
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 34
5.2.3.1 Growing bio-based surfactants market 34
5.3 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 35
5.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 36
5.3.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 36
5.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 37
5.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 37
5.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 38
5.4 MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS 38

6 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY TYPE 41
6.1 INTRODUCTION 42
6.2 LINEAR ALKYLBENZENE SULFONATE (LAS) 43
6.3 LIGNOSULFONATES 43
6.4 ALCOHOL ETHER SULFATES/FATTY ALCOHOL SULFATES (AES/FAS) 43
6.5 ALKYL SULFATES/ETHER SULFATES 44
6.6 SARCOSINATES 44
6.7 ALPHA OLEFIN SULFONATES (AOS) 44
6.8 PHOSPHATE ESTERS 45
6.9 ALKYL NAPHTHALENE SULFONATES 45
6.10 OTHERS 45

7 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 46
7.1 INTRODUCTION 47
7.2 HOME CARE 48
7.3 PERSONAL CARE 49
7.4 OIL & GAS 50
7.5 CONSTRUCTION 51
7.6 OTHERS 52

8 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY REGION 53
8.1 INTRODUCTION 54
8.2 NORTH AMERICA 55
8.2.1 BY APPLICATION 56
8.2.2 BY COUNTRY 57
8.2.2.1 US 57
8.2.2.2 Canada 58
8.2.2.3 Mexico 59
8.3 APAC 61
8.3.1 BY APPLICATION 62
8.3.2 BY COUNTRY 63
8.3.2.1 China 64
8.3.2.2 India 64
8.3.2.3 Japan 65
8.3.2.4 Indonesia 66
8.3.2.5 Thailand 67
8.3.2.6 Malaysia 68
8.3.2.7 South Korea 69
8.3.2.8 Australia 70
8.4 EUROPE 71
8.4.1 BY APPLICATION 71
8.4.2 BY COUNTRY 72
8.4.2.1 Germany 73
8.4.2.2 Italy 74
8.4.2.3 Spain 75
8.4.2.4 France 76
8.4.2.5 Poland 77
8.4.2.6 Russia 78
8.4.2.7 UK 79
8.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 80
8.5.1 BY APPLICATION 80
8.5.2 BY COUNTRY 81
8.5.2.1 Saudi Arabia 81
8.5.2.2 Iran 82
8.5.2.3 South Africa 83
8.6 SOUTH AMERICA 84
8.6.1 BY APPLICATION 84
8.6.2 BY COUNTRY 85
8.6.2.1 Brazil 86
8.6.2.2 Argentina 87

9 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 88
9.1 OVERVIEW 88
9.2 MARKET RANKING OF KEY PLAYERS 89
9.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 89
9.3.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH 89
9.3.2 EXPANSION 90
9.3.3 CONTRACT & AGREEMENT 91
9.3.4 MERGER & ACQUISITION 91

10 COMPANY PROFILES 92
(Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments, MNM view, SWOT analysis)*
10.1 AKZONOBEL N.V. 92
10.2 BASF SE 95
10.3 CLARIANT AG 97
10.4 DOWDUPONT 100
10.5 EVONIK INDUSTRIES AG 102
10.6 CRODA INTERNATIONAL PLC 104
10.7 STEPAN COMPANY 106
10.8 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION 108
10.9 KAO CORPORATION 110
10.10 GALAXY SURFACTANTS 112
*Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments, MNM view, SWOT analysis might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
10.11 OTHER KEY MARKET PLAYERS 113
10.11.1 SOLVAY SA 113
10.11.2 ENSAPOL A.S. 113
10.11.3 UNGER FABRIKKER A.S. 113
10.11.4 AARTI INDUSTRIES LIMITED 113
10.11.5 OXITENO 113
10.11.6 KLK OLEO 113
10.11.7 PILOT CHEM CORP. 113
10.11.8 PROCTER & GAMBLE CORPORATION 114
10.11.9 UNILEVER 114

11 APPENDIX 115
11.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 115
11.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 119
11.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 121
11.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 123
11.5 RELATED REPORTS 123
11.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 124

LIST OF TABLES
TABLE 1 GLOBAL TEXTILE INDUSTRY, BY COUNTRY, 2015 AND 2025 (USD BILLION) 33
TABLE 2 CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION STATISTICS, TOP 15 COUNTRIES, 2015-2022 (MILLION TONNES) 38
TABLE 3 NATURAL GAS PRODUCTION STATISTICS, TOP 15 COUNTRIES, 2015-2022 (BILLION CUBIC METERS) 39
TABLE 4 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD BILLION) 40
TABLE 5 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 42
TABLE 6 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 42
TABLE 7 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 47
TABLE 8 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 47
TABLE 9 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN HOME CARE APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 48
TABLE 10 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN HOME CARE APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 48
TABLE 11 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN PERSONAL CARE APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 49
TABLE 12 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN PERSONAL CARE APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 49
TABLE 13 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN OIL & GAS APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 50
TABLE 14 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN OIL & GAS APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 50
TABLE 15 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN CONSTRUCTION APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 51
TABLE 16 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN CONSTRUCTION APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 51
TABLE 17 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN OTHER APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 52
TABLE 18 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE IN OTHER APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 52
TABLE 19 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 54
TABLE 20 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 54
TABLE 21 NORTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 56
TABLE 22 NORTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 56
TABLE 23 NORTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 57
TABLE 24 NORTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 57
TABLE 25 US: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 58
TABLE 26 US: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 58
TABLE 27 CANADA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 59
TABLE 28 CANADA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 59
TABLE 29 MEXICO: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 59
TABLE 30 MEXICO: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 60
TABLE 31 APAC: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 62
TABLE 32 APAC: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 62
TABLE 33 APAC: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 63
TABLE 34 APAC: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 63
TABLE 35 CHINA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 64
TABLE 36 CHINA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 64
TABLE 37 INDIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 65
TABLE 38 INDIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 65
TABLE 39 JAPAN: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 66
TABLE 40 JAPAN: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 66
TABLE 41 INDONESIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 67
TABLE 42 INDONESIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 67
TABLE 43 THAILAND: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 68
TABLE 44 THAILAND: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 45 MALAYSIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 69
TABLE 46 MALAYSIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 47 SOUTH KOREA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 69
TABLE 48 SOUTH KOREA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 70
TABLE 49 AUSTRALIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 70
TABLE 50 AUSTRALIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 51 EUROPE: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 71
TABLE 52 EUROPE: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 53 EUROPE: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 72
TABLE 54 EUROPE: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 73
TABLE 55 GERMANY: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 73
TABLE 56 GERMANY: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 74
TABLE 57 ITALY: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 74
TABLE 58 ITALY: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 75
TABLE 59 SPAIN: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 75
TABLE 60 SPAIN: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 61 FRANCE: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 76
TABLE 62 FRANCE: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 63 POLAND: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 77
TABLE 64 POLAND: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 65 RUSSIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 78
TABLE 66 RUSSIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 67 UK: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 79
TABLE 68 UK: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 69 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 80
TABLE 70 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 71 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 81
TABLE 72 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 73 SAUDI ARABIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 82
TABLE 74 SAUDI ARABIA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 82
TABLE 75 IRAN: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 82
TABLE 76 IRAN: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 77 SOUTH AFRICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 83
TABLE 78 SOUTH AFRICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 79 SOUTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 84
TABLE 80 SOUTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 81 SOUTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 85
TABLE 82 SOUTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 83 BRAZIL: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 86
TABLE 84 BRAZIL: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 85 ARGENTINA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON) 87
TABLE 86 ARGENTINA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 87 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH, 2014-2017 89
TABLE 88 EXPANSION, 2014-2017 90
TABLE 89 CONTRACT & AGREEMENT, 2014-2017 91
TABLE 90 MERGER & ACQUISITION, 2014-2017 91

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SEGMENTATION 15
FIGURE 2 REGIONAL MARKET SEGMENTATION, BY COUNTRY 16
FIGURE 3 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 18
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 22
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 23
FIGURE 6 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET: DATA TRIANGULATION 24
FIGURE 7 LIGNOSULFONATES SEGMENT TO REGISTER THE HIGHEST CAGR 27
FIGURE 8 CONSTRUCTION SEGMENT TO REGISTER THE HIGHEST CAGR 27
FIGURE 9 APAC TO LEAD THE ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET 28
FIGURE 10 GROWING APPLICATIONS TO OFFER OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE MARKET PLAYERS 29
FIGURE 11 APAC TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET 29
FIGURE 12 HOME CARE SEGMENT ACCOUNTS FOR THE MAXIMUM MARKET SHARE IN APAC 30
FIGURE 13 CHINA TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET 31
FIGURE 14 HOME CARE SEGMENT LEADS THE ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET IN 2017 31
FIGURE 15 OVERVIEW OF FACTORS GOVERNING THE ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET 32
FIGURE 16 ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET: PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 35
FIGURE 17 NORTH AMERICA: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SNAPSHOT 55
FIGURE 18 APAC: ANIONIC SURFACTANTS MARKET SNAPSHOT 61
FIGURE 19 COMPANIES ADOPTED BOTH ORGANIC AND INORGANIC GROWTH STRATEGIES BETWEEN 2014 AND 2017 88
FIGURE 20 AKZONOBEL N.V.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 92
FIGURE 21 BASE SE: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 95
FIGURE 22 CLARIANT AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 97
FIGURE 23 DOWDUPONT: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 100
FIGURE 24 EVONIK INDUSTRIES AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 102
FIGURE 25 CRODA INTERNATIONAL PLC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 104
FIGURE 26 STEPAN COMPANY: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 106
FIGURE 27 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 108
FIGURE 28 KAO CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 110