1 INTRODUCTION 16
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 16
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 16
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 17
1.4 REGIONAL SEGMENTATION 18
1.5 PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED 18
1.6 CURRENCY CONSIDERED 19
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 19

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 20
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 20
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 21
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 21
2.1.2.1 Key industry insights 21
2.1.2.2 Breakdown of primary interviews 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 25
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 26
2.5 LIMITATIONS 27

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 28

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 32
4.1 OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET 32
4.2 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017 33
4.3 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY SOURCE 33
4.4 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY PESTICIDE TYPE AND REGION, 2017 34
4.5 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY FORM, 2017 34
4.6 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY KEY COUNTRY 35

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 36
5.1 INTRODUCTION 36
5.2 MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS 36
5.2.1 CROP LOSS DUE TO PEST ATTACKS 36
5.2.2 INCREASE IN USE OF CROP PROTECTION PRODUCTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES 37
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 39
5.3.1 DRIVERS 39
5.3.1.1 Increase in demand for specific inert ingredients in different pesticide formulations 39
5.3.1.2 Supports the distributional coverage of pesticide application 40
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 40
5.3.2.1 Emergence of organic farming initiatives as an alternative to high pesticide usage 40
5.3.2.1.1 Regulatory bans of inert ingredients for high toxicity 41
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 41
5.3.3.1 Sustainable and bio-based inert ingredients 41
5.3.3.2 Use of inert ingredients for biological formulations 42
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 42
5.3.4.1 Limited awareness among farmers due to confidentiality of inert ingredient composition 42
5.4 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 42
5.4.1 NORTH AMERICA 42
5.4.1.1 US 42
5.4.1.2 Canada 43
5.4.2 SOUTH AMERICA 44
5.4.2.1 Brazil 44
5.4.2.2 Europe 46
5.4.3 ASIA PACIFIC 47
5.4.3.1 Australia 47

6 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY TYPE 48
6.1 INTRODUCTION 49
6.2 EMULSIFIERS 50
6.2.1 STABILIZATION OF PESTICIDE FORMULATION ARE THE MAJOR FUNCTIONS RESPONSIBLE FOR HIGH DEMAND OF EMULSIFIERS 50
6.3 SOLVENTS 52
6.3.1 PETROCHEMICAL-BASED SOLVENTS HAVE BEEN INCREASINGLY CONSUMED BY PESTICIDE MANUFACTURERS IN RECENT YEARS 52
6.4 CARRIERS 53
6.4.1 INCREASING DEMAND FOR CONTROLLED-RELEASE PESTICIDES DRIVES THE CARRIER INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET 53
6.5 OTHERS 54

7 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY SOURCE 55
7.1 INTRODUCTION 56
7.2 SYNTHETIC 57
7.2.1 INCREASING REGULATIONS ON TOXIC LEVELS OF INERT INGREDIENT COMPOSITION HAS BEEN RESTRAINING THE GROWTH OF THIS SEGMENT 57
7.3 BIO-BASED 58
7.3.1 BIO-BASED INERT INGREDIENTS HAVE BEEN INCREASINGLY PREFERRED OWING TO ITS LOW TOXIC NATURE AND EASY AVAILABILITY 58

8 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY FORM 59
8.1 INTRODUCTION 60
8.2 DRY 61
8.2.1 DRY INERT INGREDIENTS ARE MAJORLY USED IN THE FORMULATION OF RODENTICIDES AND HERBICIDES 61
8.3 LIQUID 61
8.3.1 EMULSIFIERS AND SOLVENTS ARE THE MAJORLY USED INERT INGREDIENTS, HENCE LIQUID FORM OCCUPIES A HIGHER SHARE IN THE MARKET 61
8.4 OTHERS 62

9 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY PESTICIDE TYPE 63
9.1 INTRODUCTION 64
9.2 HERBICIDES 66
9.2.1 ACCORDING TO FAO, IN 2016, HERBICIDES WERE THE MAJORLY CONSUMED PESTICIDE ACROSS THE WORLD 66
9.3 INSECTICIDES 68
9.3.1 STRINGENT REGULATIONS IN EUROPE TOWARDS MULTIPLE INSECTICIDES HAS SLACKENED THE GROWTH POTENTIAL FOR INERT INGREDIENTS 68
9.4 FUNGICIDES 69
9.4.1 FOCUS OF KEY PLAYERS ON EXPANDING FUNGICIDE PRODUCTION DRIVES THE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC 69
9.5 RODENTICIDES 70
9.5.1 NATURALLY SOURCED INERT INGREDIENTS FOR RODENTICIDES HAS EXPANDED THE GROWTH POTENTIAL FOR RODENTICIDE MANUFACTURERS 70
9.6 OTHERS 72
9.6.1 NEMATICIDES 72
9.6.2 BACTERICIDES & LARVICIDES 72

10 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY REGION 74
10.1 INTRODUCTION 75
10.2 NORTH AMERICA 77
10.2.1 US 81
10.2.1.1 US is one of the major producers of pesticides, especially herbicides, across the globe 81
10.2.2 CANADA 82
10.2.2.1 High pesticide production and exports from the country lead to high demand for pesticide inert ingredients 82
10.2.3 MEXICO 83
10.2.3.1 Increasing application of crop protection chemicals has encouraged the expansion of manufacturing plants by key players in Mexico 83
10.3 EUROPE 84
10.3.1 SPAIN 87
10.3.1.1 High fungicide production in Spain drives the market for pesticide inert ingredients in the region 87
10.3.2 UK 88
10.3.2.1 Fungicides has been gaining increasing importance among pesticide manufacturers in the country 88
10.3.3 ITALY 89
10.3.3.1 Pesticide manufacturers have been developing bio-based products at a high scale in the country 89
10.3.4 FRANCE 90
10.3.4.1 France is one of the major production site for pesticide in Europe, and hence the major consumer of inert ingredients 90
10.3.5 GERMANY 91
10.3.5.1 Introduction of Pesticide Use Reduction Program in Germany is projected to inhibit the growth of pesticide inert ingredients market 91
10.3.6 REST OF EUROPE 92
10.4 ASIA PACIFIC 93
10.4.1 CHINA 97
10.4.1.1 According to FAO, China is the leading producer of pesticides across the globe and hence a major consumer of inert ingredients 97
10.4.2 JAPAN 98
10.4.2.1 The growing demand for pesticides and favorable government regulations has been encouraging the growth of inert ingredients 98
10.4.3 INDIA 99
10.4.3.1 Key players have been focusing on expansion of pesticide production in India, thereby increasing the growth potential for inert ingredients 99
10.4.4 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 100
10.5 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) 101
10.5.1 SOUTH AMERICA 104
10.5.1.1 Key pesticide manufacturers have been tapping opportunities in the Brazil and Argentina market 104
10.5.2 AFRICA 105
10.5.2.1 Decreasing arable land in Egypt has been attracting investment from private and public organizations in the African region 105
10.5.3 MIDDLE EAST 106
10.5.3.1 Resource scarcity in the region leads to high dependency on import for pesticides and thereby a sluggish growth opportunity for inert ingredients 106

11 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 108
11.1 OVERVIEW 108
11.2 COMPANY RANKINGS 110
11.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 111
11.3.1 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 111
11.3.2 EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS 112
11.3.3 AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, AND JOINT VENTURES 113
11.3.4 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 113

12 COMPANY PROFILES 114
(Business overview, Products offered, Recent Developments, SWOT analysis, MNM view)*
12.1 BASF SE 114
12.2 DOWDUPONT 118
12.3 CLARIANT 121
12.4 STEPAN 124
12.5 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL 127
12.6 EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY 129
12.7 CRODA INTERNATIONAL 131
12.8 SOLVAY S.A. 134
12.9 EVONIK INDUSTRIES 137
12.10 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION 139
12.11 LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS B.V. 141
12.12 AKZONOBEL 143
*Details on Business overview, Products offered, Recent Developments, SWOT analysis, MNM view might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

13 APPENDIX 146
13.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 146
13.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 149
13.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 151
13.4 RELATED REPORTS 152
13.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 153

LIST OF TABLES
TABLE 1 MARKET DEFINITION OF PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS 17
TABLE 2 USD EXCHANGE RATE, 2014–2017 19
TABLE 3 ACTUAL LOSSES VS. POTENTIAL LOSSES OF DIFFERENT CROPS, 2001-2003 (%) 37
TABLE 4 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 50
TABLE 5 EMULSIFIERS: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 51
TABLE 6 SOLVENTS: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 52
TABLE 7 CARRIERS: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 53
TABLE 8 OTHERS: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 54
TABLE 9 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY SOURCE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 56
TABLE 10 SYNTHETIC INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016-2023 (USD MILLION) 57
TABLE 11 BIO-BASED INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016-2023 (USD MILLION) 58
TABLE 12 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 60
TABLE 13 DRY INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 61
TABLE 14 LIQUID INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)) 62
TABLE 15 OTHER INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)) 62
TABLE 16 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 65
TABLE 17 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (KT) 66
TABLE 18 HERBICIDE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 67
TABLE 19 HERBICIDE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (KT) 67
TABLE 20 INSECTICIDE: PESTICIDE INSERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 21 INSECTICIDES: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET VOLUME, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (KT) 69
TABLE 22 FUNGICIDES: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 23 FUNGICIDE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET VOLUME, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (KT) 70
TABLE 24 RODENTICIDES: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 25 RODENTICIDES: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (KT) 71
TABLE 26 OTHERS: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 27 OTHERS: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (KT) 73
TABLE 28 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 29 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (KT) 76
TABLE 30 NORTH AMERICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 31 NORTH AMERICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 32 NORTH AMERICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 33 NORTH AMERICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY SOURCE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 34 NORTH AMERICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 35 US: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 82
TABLE 36 CANADA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 37 MEXICO: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 38 EUROPE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 39 EUROPE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 40 EUROPE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 41 EUROPE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY SOURCE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 42 EUROPE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 43 SPAIN: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 44 UK: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 45 ITALY: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 46 FRANCE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 91
TABLE 47 GERMANY: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 48 REST OF EUROPE: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 49 ASIA PACIFIC: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 50 ASIA PACIFIC: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 51 ASIA PACIFIC: INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 52 ASIA PACIFIC: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY SOURCE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 53 ASIA PACIFIC: PESTICIDES INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 54 CHINA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 55 JAPAN: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 56 INDIA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 57 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 58 ROW: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 59 ROW: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 60 ROW: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 61 ROW: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY SOURCE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 62 ROW: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 63 SOUTH AMERICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 64 AFRICA: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 65 MIDDLE EAST: PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 66 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2014–2018 111
TABLE 67 EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2014–2018 112
TABLE 68 COLLABORATIONS, AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, AND JOINT VENTURES, 2014–2018 113
TABLE 69 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2014–2018 113

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SEGMENTATION 17
FIGURE 2 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 20
FIGURE 3 BREAKDOWN OF PRIMARY INTERVIEWS: BY COMPANY TYPE, DESIGNATION, AND REGION 22
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 23
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 24
FIGURE 6 DATA TRIANGULATION METHODOLOGY 25
FIGURE 7 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017 (USD MILLION) 29
FIGURE 8 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY FORM, 2017 (USD MILLION) 30
FIGURE 9 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SHARE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2017 30
FIGURE 10 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET: REGIONAL SNAPSHOT 31
FIGURE 11 HIGH DEMAND FOR CROP PROTECTION CHEMICALS LEADING TO STEADY GROWTH OF THE PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET 32
FIGURE 12 EMULSIFIERS ACCOUNTED FOR THE LARGEST SHARE OF THE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET IN 2017 33
FIGURE 13 SYNTHETIC SEGMENT PROJECTED TO DOMINATE THROUGHOUT THE FORECAST PERIOD 33
FIGURE 14 EUROPE HELD A SIGNIFICANT SHARE FOR FUNGICIDES IN 2017 34
FIGURE 15 LIQUID INERT INGREDIENTS ACCOUNTED FOR THE LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2017 34
FIGURE 16 CHINA AND INDIA ARE THE MAJOR HOT SPOTS IN THE ASIA PACIFIC REGION 35
FIGURE 17 TRENDS OF GLOBAL PESTICIDE USAGE, 2006–2016 (MILLION TONS) 37
FIGURE 18 GLOBAL CROP PROTECTION AND NON-CROP CHEMICALS MARKET, 2000–2014 (USD MILLION) 38
FIGURE 19 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 39
FIGURE 20 TRENDS IN ORGANIC FOOD DEMAND IN ASIA PACIFIC, 2004–2010 (USD BILLION) 41
FIGURE 21 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY TYPE, 2018 VS. 2023 (USD MILLION) 49
FIGURE 22 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY SOURCE, 2018 VS. 2023 (USD MILLION) 56
FIGURE 23 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, BY FORM, 2018 VS. 2023 (USD MILLION) 60
FIGURE 24 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2018–2023 (USD MILLION) 64
FIGURE 25 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET SIZE, BY PESTICIDE TYPE, 2018–2023 (KT) 65
FIGURE 26 JAPAN DOMINATED THE PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, WITH THE HIGHEST CAGR DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 75
FIGURE 27 NORTH AMERICA: MARKET SNAPSHOT 78
FIGURE 28 ASIA PACIFIC: MARKET SNAPSHOT 94
FIGURE 29 KEY DEVELOPMENTS BY LEADING PLAYERS IN PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS MARKET, 2014–2018 109
FIGURE 30 PESTICIDE INERT INGREDIENTS, COMPANY RANKINGS, 2017 110
FIGURE 31 BASF SE: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 114
FIGURE 32 BASF: SWOT ANALYSIS 116
FIGURE 33 DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY: SWOT ANALYSIS 119
FIGURE 34 CLARIANT: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 121
FIGURE 35 CLARIANT: SWOT ANALYSIS 123
FIGURE 36 STEPAN: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 124
FIGURE 37 STEPAN: SWOT ANALYSIS 126
FIGURE 38 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 127
FIGURE 39 EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 129
FIGURE 40 CRODA INTERNATIONAL: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 131
FIGURE 41 SOLVAY: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 134
FIGURE 42 EVONIK: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 137
FIGURE 43 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 139
FIGURE 44 LYONDELLBASELL: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 141
FIGURE 45 AKZONOBEL: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 143