1 INTRODUCTION
1.1 Study Deliverables
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Scope of the Study

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

4 MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Growing Demand from Bedding, Carpet and Cushioning Industry
4.1.2 Growing Demand from Construction Industry
4.1.3 Increasing Emphasis on Recycling
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Competition from Polystyrene and Polypropylene Foam
4.2.2 Toxic Nature of Polyurethane Coatings
4.3 Industry Value-Chain Analysis
4.4 Porters 5 Force Analysis
4.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
4.4.3 Threat of New Entrants
4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
4.4.5 Degree of Competition
4.5 Raw Material Analysis
4.6 Import-Export Trends

5 MARKET SEGMENTATION
5.1 Application
5.1.1 Foams
5.1.1.1 Rigid Foam
5.1.1.2 Flexible Foam
5.1.2 Coatings
5.1.3 Adhesives and Sealants
5.1.4 Elastomers
5.1.5 Other Applications
5.2 End-user Industry
5.2.1 Furniture and interiors
5.2.2 Building and Construction
5.2.3 Electronics and Appliances
5.2.4 Automotive
5.2.5 Footwear
5.2.6 Packaging
5.2.7 Other End-user Industries (Industrial, Textiles and Apparel, Fibers, Medical, and Marine)
5.3 Geography
5.3.1 Asia-Pacific
5.3.1.1 China
5.3.1.2 India
5.3.1.3 Japan
5.3.1.4 South Korea
5.3.1.5 Rest of Asia-Pacific
5.3.2 North America
5.3.2.1 United States
5.3.2.2 Canada
5.3.2.3 Mexico
5.3.3 Europe
5.3.3.1 Germany
5.3.3.2 United Kingdom
5.3.3.3 Italy
5.3.3.4 France
5.3.3.5 Rest of Europe
5.3.4 South America
5.3.4.1 Brazil
5.3.4.2 Argentina
5.3.4.3 Rest of South America
5.3.5 Middle East & Africa
5.3.5.1 Saudi Arabia
5.3.5.2 South Africa
5.3.5.3 Rest of Middle East & Africa

6 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
6.1 Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Agreements
6.2 Market Share Analysis**
6.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
6.4 Company Profiles
6.4.1 BASF SE
6.4.2 BCI Holding S.A.
6.4.3 Carpenter
6.4.4 Covestro AG
6.4.5 DIC CORPORATION
6.4.6 Dow
6.4.7 Huntsman International LLC
6.4.8 INOAC CORPORATION
6.4.9 Kuwait Polyurethane Industries W.L.L
6.4.10 LANXESS
6.4.11 Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (MCNS and Kumho Mitsui Chemicals)
6.4.12 Recticel s.a./n.v.
6.4.13 Rogers Corporation
6.4.14 Sheela Foam Ltd.
6.4.15 Tosoh Corporation
6.4.16 Wanhua Industrial Group Co., Ltd.

7 MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS
7.1 Increasing demand for Bio-based Polyurethane

Companies Mentioned
- BASF SE
- BCI Holding S.A.
- Carpenter
- Covestro AG
- DIC Corporation
- Dow
- Huntsman International LLC
- INOAC CORPORATION
- Kuwait Polyurethane Industries W.L.L
- LANXESS
- Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (MCNS and Kumho Mitsui Chemicals)
- Recticel s.a./n.v.
- Rogers Corporation
- Sheela Foam Ltd.
- Tosoh Corporation
- Wanhua Industrial Group Co., Ltd.