1 INTRODUCTION
1.1 Study Assumptions
1.2 Scope of the Study

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

4 MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Demand from the Packaging Industry
4.1.2 Rising Environmental Concerns Regarding Solvent-borne Adhesives
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Volatility in the Availability and Price of Raw Material Forcing Internal Substitution
4.2.2 Other Restraints
4.3 Industry Value Chain Analysis
4.4 Porter's Five Forces 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

5 MARKET SEGMENTATION
5.1 Resin Type
5.1.1 Ethylene Vinyl Acetate
5.1.2 Styrenic-butadiene Copolymers
5.1.3 Thermoplastic Polyurethane
5.1.4 Other Resin Types
5.2 End-user Industry
5.2.1 Building and Construction
5.2.2 Paper, Board, and Packaging
5.2.3 Woodworking and Joinery
5.2.4 Transportation
5.2.5 Footwear and Leather
5.2.6 Healthcare
5.2.7 Electronics
5.2.8 Other End-user Industries
5.3 Geography
5.3.1 Germany
5.3.2 United Kingdom
5.3.3 France
5.3.4 Italy
5.3.5 Spain
5.3.6 Rest of Europe

6 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
6.1 Mergers and 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 3M
6.4.2 AdCo UK Limited
6.4.3 Alfa International Corporation
6.4.4 Arkema Group
6.4.5 Ashland
6.4.6 Buhnen GmbH & Co. KG
6.4.7 Dow
6.4.8 H.B. Fuller Company
6.4.9 Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
6.4.10 Hexcel Corporation
6.4.11 Huntsman Corporation LLC
6.4.12 Jowat
6.4.13 KLEBCHEMIE M. G. Becker GmbH & Co. KG
6.4.14 Mapei Spa
6.4.15 Master Bond Inc.
6.4.16 Paramelt BV
6.4.17 Pidilite Industries Ltd.
6.4.18 Sika AG

7 MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS
7.1 Adoption of Bio-Based Hot-melt Adhesives
7.2 Innovative Product Development to Gain Competitive Edge

Companies Mentioned
 - 3M
- AdCo UK Limited
- Alfa International Corporation
- Arkema Group
- Ashland
- Buhnen GmbH & Co. KG
- Dow
- H.B. Fuller Company
- Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
- Hexcel Corporation
- Huntsman Corporation LLC
- Jowat
- KLEBCHEMIE M. G. Becker GmbH & Co. KG
- Mapei Spa
- Master Bond Inc.
- Paramelt BV
- Pidilite Industries Ltd.
- Sika AG