Flexible Epoxy Resin Market
This report, from Stratview Research, studies the flexible epoxy resin market over the trend period 2012 to 2017 and forecast period 2018 to 2023. 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 Global Flexible Epoxy Resin Market Growth and Forecast:
The global flexible epoxy resin market is projected to grow at an impressive CAGR of 6.3% during the period of 2018 to 2023. This represents an attractive growth opportunity in the entire ecosystem of the market. Organic growth in the automobile production and construction industries, owing to rising urbanization and increasing disposable income; increasing demand for FER-based adhesives and paints & coatings in the automotive and construction industries; and excellent properties of FER, such as low viscosity with higher solids, wear resistance, prolonged flexibility, and toughness are some of the major factors that the proliferating the growth of flexible epoxy resins in various applications.
Flexible Epoxy Resin Market: by Type
The flexible epoxy resin market is segmented based on the type as Thermoplastic Modified, Elastomer Modified, Dimer Acid Modified, and Others. The Thermoplastic-modified segment is expected to remain the growth engine of the flexible epoxy resin market during the forecast period of 2018 to 2023. Increasing penetration of composite materials in the aerospace, automotive, and construction industries and an increased preference of urethane-modified FERs in the automotive and construction industries, owing to their excellent properties including low viscosity, chemical resistance, wear resistance, and mechanical properties, are driving the demand for thermoplastic-modified FERs.
Flexible Epoxy Resin Market: by Application Type
Based on the application type, the flexible epoxy resin market is segmented as Paints & Coatings, Composites, Adhesives, and Others. The paints & coatings segment is expected to remain the most dominant application type in the flexible epoxy resin market during the forecast period. Rapid urbanization and growing population along with excellent properties of flexible epoxy resins, such as improved toughness and flexibility, will continue to drive the demand for FERs in the paints & coatings segment. The composites segment is likely to witness the highest growth during the forecast period, driven by an increased penetration of composite materials in the automotive, aerospace, and construction industries; and a greater acceptance FERs with composite parts.
Flexible Epoxy Resin Market: by Region
Asia-Pacific is expected to remain the largest flexible epoxy resin market during the forecast period of 2018 to 2023. The region is also likely to experience a healthy growth during the same period. High annual automobile production along with growing infrastructure activities in the developing economies, especially China and India, is primarily driving the demand for flexible epoxy resin in the region. China is expected to maintain its dominance in the Asia-Pacific’s market over the next five years. Europe and North America are the other two major flexible epoxy resin markets and will likely to exhibit healthy growth rates over the next five years.
Flexible Epoxy Resin Market: Key Players and Thier Strategies
The supply chain of this market comprises raw material suppliers, flexible epoxy resin manufacturers, formulators, dealers & distributors, and end users. The key flexible epoxy resin manufacturers are Olin Corporation, Kukdo Chemicals, Hexion, Inc., Aditya Birla Chemicals, DIC Corporation, Huntsman Corporation, and Nan Ya Plastic Corporation. Capacity expansion and formation of strategic alliances are the key strategies adopted by the major players to gain a competitive edge in the market.
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. About 15 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all four regions and industry experts have been executed to obtain both qualitative and quantitative insights.
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:
The global flexible epoxy resin market is segmented into the following categories.
Global Flexible Epoxy Resin Market, by Type
Global Flexible Epoxy Resin Market, by Application Type
Global Flexible Epoxy Resin Market, By Region
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