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    N Butanol Market Report

    N Butanol Market Report
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    n-Butanol Market Size, Share, Trend, Forecast, & Industry Analysis – 2020-2025
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    n-Butanol Market Insights

    n-Butanol market is likely to witness a CAGR of 6.2% during the forecast period. The major factors that are driving the n-butanol market are organic growth of construction industry and increasing use of butyl acetate.

    n-Butanol Market - Snapshot


    6.2% for the next five years

    Major Application Type

    Butyl Acrylate

    Region with the highest demand


    Key Players

    BASF SE, The Dow Chemical Company, Oxea, Sasol, Petrochina Company Limited, Eastman Chemical Company, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, BASF Petronas Chemicals Sdn. Bhd., Sinopec, KH Neochem, Oxochimie, Andhra Petrochemicals Ltd., Cobalt Technologies, and Green Biologics Limited.


    Market Share Analysis


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    n-Butanol Market Share: By Application Type

    Based on the application type, the market is segmented as butyl acetate, butyl acrylate, glycol ethers, direct solvents, plasticizers, and others. The butyl acrylate segment held the largest share of the market in 2019, and is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period. Butyl acrylates are widely used in industrial & architectural paints, enamels, textiles, and paper finishes. Organic growth of the construction industry is the prime factor behind the dominance of the butyl acrylate segment in the n-butanol market.

    n-Butanol Market Share: By Region

    In terms of regions, Asia-Pacific is estimated to be the largest and fastest-growing market during the forecast period. Significant economic development in Asia-Pacific, growing spending power of consumer, and rapid urbanization, are the major factors driving the growth of the Asia-Pacific’s n-butanol market. North America is also expected to offer significant growth opportunity during the forecast period.


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    Market Scope & Segmentation

    n-Butanol is a primary alcohol with a 4-carbon structure and chemical formula C4H9OH. It is one of the groups of fusel alcohols which have more than two carbon atoms and is significantly soluble in water. N-butanol occurs naturally as a minor product from the fermentation of sugar and carbohydrates. It is most widely used in the industrial and construction sectors. Some of the most prominent applications of n-butanol are butyl acrylate, butyl acetate, glycol ethers, direct solvent, and plasticizers.

    This report studies the market covering a period of 12 years of trend and forecast. The report provides detailed insights into the market dynamics to enable informed business decision making and growth strategy formulation based on the opportunities present in the market.

    n-Butanol Market Research Report - Features

    Market Segmentation


    Regions Covered


    Countries/Sub-Regions Covered


    No. of Figures & Tables


    Company Profiles



    The n-Butanol market is segmented into the following categories. 

    n-Butanol Market Size, Share, & Forecast, by Application Type:

    • Butyl Acrylate (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Butyl Acetate (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Glycol Ethers (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Direct Solvent (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Plasticizers (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Others (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)

    n-Butanol Market Size, Share, & Forecast, by Region:

    • North America (Country Analysis: the USA, Canada, and Mexico) 
    • Europe (Country Analysis: Germany, France, the UK, Russia, Spain, and Rest of Europe)
    • Asia-Pacific (Country Analysis: China, Japan, India, South Korea, and Rest of Asia-Pacific)
    • Rest of the World (Sub-Region Analysis: Latin America, the Middle East, and Others)


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    Key Players

    Some of the key players in the n-Butanol Market are

    • BASF SE
    • The Dow Chemical Company
    • Oxea
    • Sasol
    • Petrochina Company Limited
    • Eastman Chemical Company
    • Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
    • BASF Petronas Chemicals Sdn. Bhd.
    • Sinopec
    • KH Neochem
    • Oxochimie
    • Andhra Petrochemicals Ltd.
    • Cobalt Technologies
    • Green Biologics Limited.


    Research Methodology

    This report offers high-quality insights and is the outcome of detailed research methodology comprising extensive secondary research, rigorous primary interviews with industry stakeholders and validation and triangulation with Stratview Research’s internal database and statistical tools. More than 1,000 authenticated secondary sources, such as company annual reports, fact book, press release, journals, investor presentation, white papers, patents, and articles have been leveraged to gather the data. We conducted more than 10 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all four regions and with industry experts to obtain both the qualitative and quantitative insights.


    Report Features

    This report provides market intelligence in the most comprehensive way. The report structure has been kept such that it offers maximum business value. It provides critical insights into the market dynamics and will enable strategic decision making for the existing market players as well as those willing to enter the market. The following are the key features of the report:

    • Market structure: Overview, industry life cycle analysis, supply chain analysis
    • Market environment analysis: Growth drivers and constraints, Porter’s five forces analysis, SWOT analysis
    • Market trend and forecast analysis
    • Market segment trend and forecast
    • Competitive landscape and dynamics: Market share, product portfolio, product launches, etc.
    • Attractive market segments and associated growth opportunities
    • Emerging trends
    • Strategic growth opportunities for the existing and new players
    • Key success factors


    Report Customization Options

    With this detailed report, Stratview Research offers one of the following free customization options to our respectable clients:

    Company Profiling

    • Detailed profiling of additional market players (up to 3 players)
    • SWOT analysis of key players (up to 3 players)

    Market Segmentation

    • Current market segmentation of any one of the countries by application type.

    Competitive Benchmarking

    • Benchmarking of key players on the following parameters: Product portfolio, geographical reach, regional presence, and strategic alliances

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    The n-butanol market is expected to witness an impressive growth of 6.2% CAGR in the foreseeable future.

    Asia-Pacific is expected to be the largest market for n-butanol during the next five years.

    The butyl acrylate segment is expected to remain dominant in the n-butanol market in the coming years.

    The major factors that are driving the n-butanol market are organic growth of construction industry and increasing use of butyl acetate.


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