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    Linear Alpha Olefins Market Growth Analysis | 2022-2028

    Linear Alpha Olefins Market Growth Analysis | 2022-2028
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    Market Insights

    Linear Alpha Olefins Market is likely to witness an impressive CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period.


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    What is linear alpha olefins?

    Linear alpha olefins are basically olefins with a chemical formula CxH2x and are primarily used as a comonomer in polymerization processes for making linear low-density polyethylene.

    Market Dynamics

    The major factors driving the growth of the linear alpha olefins market are-

    • The rapid growth of consumer goods,
    • The growing automotive industry coupled with increasing per capita income.

    Linear Alpha Olefins Market Highlights

    Market Growth (2022-2028)

    5.5% CAGR

    Base Year of Study


    Trend Period


    Forecast Period


    Segments Covered

    By Product Type (1-Butene, 1-Hexene, 1-Octene, 1-Decene, 1-Dodecene, 1-Tetradecene, 1-Hexadecene, 1-Octadecene, and Others),

    By Application Type (LLDPE, HDPE, Poly Alpha Olefins, Detergent Alcohols, Oil Field Chemicals, Lubricants, Plasticizers, and Others),

    By Region.

    Top Companies in 2022

    • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
    • Evonik Industries
    • Exxon Mobil Corporation
    • Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd.
    • INEOS Oligomers
    • Nizhnekamskneftekhim
    • Qatar Chemical Company Ltd.
    • Royal Dutch Shell plc
    • SABIC
    • Sasol Ltd.

    Segments' Analysis

    By Product Type

    Based on the product type, the market is segmented as 1-butene, 1-hexene, 1-octene, 1-decene, 1-dodecene, 1-tetradecene, 1-hexadecene, 1-octadecene, and others. The 1-butene segment is estimated to register high growth in the market on account of its wide range of application scope in manufacturing commodity polymers and extensive utilization in flexible packaging and automotive industries. On the other hand, 1-decene is estimated to account for the major share of the market owing to its utilization in the production of synthetic lubricants.

    By Application Type

    Based on the application type, the market is segmented as LLDPE, HDPE, poly alpha olefins, detergent alcohols, oil field chemicals, lubricants, plasticizers, and others. LLDPE is estimated to account for the largest share of the market during the forecast period owing to its extensive utilization in the polymer industry. Further, oil field chemicals are estimated to witness significant growth in the market over the forecast period on account of increasing energy demand along with technological enhancements in shale oil & gas extraction and drilling in the U.S.

    Regional Analysis

    In terms of regions, Europe is estimated to register a high growth rate in the market on account of the presence of major automobile manufacturers and stringent emission control regulations made by the government agencies in the region with Germany being the major country with lucrative growth opportunities in the regional market. On the other hand, Asia-Pacific is estimated to account for a significant share of the market on account of the increasing adoption of synthetic lubricants in automobile applications.


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    Market Segmentation

    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.

    The market is segmented into the following categories.

    By Product Type

    • Iso-Butanol
    • 1-Butene
    • 1-Hexene
    • 1-Octene
    • 1-Decene
    • 1-Dodecene
    • 1-Tetradecene
    • 1-Hexadecene
    • 1-Octadecene
    • Others

    By Application Type

    • LLDPE
    • HDPE
    • Poly Alpha Olefins
    • Detergent Alcohols
    • Oil Field Chemicals
    • Lubricants
    • Plasticizers
    • Others

    By Region

    • North America (Country Analysis: the USA, Canada, and Mexico) 
    • Europe (Country Analysis: Germany, France, the UK, Russia, Spain, and the Rest of Europe)
    • Asia-Pacific (Country Analysis: China, Japan, India, South Korea, and the 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 market are-

    • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
    • Evonik Industries
    • Exxon Mobil Corporation
    • Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd.
    • INEOS Oligomers
    • Nizhnekamskneftekhim
    • Qatar Chemical Company Ltd.
    • Royal Dutch Shell plc
    • SABIC
    • Sasol Ltd.

    Research Methodology

    This report offers high-quality insights and is the outcome of a 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 books, press releases, journals, investor presentations, 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 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.

    What Deliverables Will You Get in this Report?

    Key questions this report answers

    Relevant contents in the report

    How big is the sales opportunity?

    In-depth Analysis of the Linear Alpha Olefins Market

    How lucrative is the future?

    Market forecast and trend data and emerging trends

    Which regions offer the best sales opportunities?

    Global, regional, and country-level historical data and forecasts

    Which are the most attractive market segments?

    Market Segment Analysis and Forecast

    Which are the top players and their market positioning?

    Competitive landscape analysis, Market share analysis

    How complex is the business environment?

    Porter’s five forces analysis, PEST analysis, Life cycle analysis

    What are the factors affecting the market?

    Drivers & challenges

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    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)
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    Market Segmentation

    • Current market segmentation of any one of the product types 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 linear alpha olefins market is expected to witness an impressive growth of 5.5% CAGR.

    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, Evonik Industries, Exxon Mobil Corporation, Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd., INEOS Oligomers, Nizhnekamskneftekhim, Qatar Chemical Company Ltd., Royal Dutch Shell plc, SABIC, and Sasol Ltd are among the key players in the market.

    Europe is expected to witness a high growth rate in the market.

    LLDPE is expected to account for the largest share of the market.

    The 1-butene segment is expected to register high growth in the market.

    Rapid growth of consumer goods and growing automotive industry coupled with increasing per capita income are the factors driving the growth of the market.


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