Demand for paints & coatings across decorative, automotive, industrial, and protective paints & coatings industries is expected to fuel the growth of the market. Also, emerging economies are expected to show significant opportunities with growing residential and commercial buildings for the growth of aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners market, worldwide.
The paints & coatings segment is estimated to grow at a highest CAGR both in terms of value and volume during the forecast period. Aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners are primarily used as thinners in paints & coatings. The high performance feature of aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners meets the demand of continually changing mix of solvents used in this industry. Also increasing demand from various end-use industries such as decorative, automotive, industrial, and protective paints & coatings industries is driving the growth of the paints & coatings segment in aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners market.
The varnish makers’ & painters’ naphtha segment is projected dominate the market as well as is expected to grow at a higher CAGR from 2019 to 2024 in terms of both, value and volume. The rising demand for varnish makers’ & painters’ naphtha for use in paints & coatings, and cleaning & degreasing is anticipated to drive the growth of this segment in the market.
Asia Pacific is estimated to be the largest regional market for aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners owing to the presence of major consumers of aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners across China, India, Japan, and South Korea. Growing urbanization, population, and increase in the income of the middle-class population of the region leading to increased demand for residential and commercial buildings in the Asia Pacific are the major factors influencing the growth of the aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners market in this region.
Key market players include ExxonMobil Chemical, Inc. (US), SK Global Chemical Co., Ltd. (South Korea), Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (Netherlands), Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (US), Gotham Industries (Canada), Gulf Chemicals and Industrial Oils Co. (Saudi Arabia), Recochem Inc. (Canada), HCS Group (Germany), W.M. Barr (US), and LyondellBasell Industries Holdings B.V. (Netherlands).
Key Questions Addressed by the Report
· How developments undertaken by various companies are expected to affect the aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners market in the mid- to long-term?
· What are the upcoming industry applications of aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners?
· What is the impact of changes in government policies on the aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners market?
· What is the estimated size of the aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners market in 2019?
What are the different applications of aliphatic hydrocarbon solvents & thinners?
1.1. Market Definition
1.2. Study Scope
1.3. Study Period
1.4. Market Stakeholders
2. Research Methodology
2.1. Secondary Research
2.2. Primary Research
2.3. Research Design
2.4. Data Validation
2.5. Limitations and Assumptions
3. Market Dynamics
3.1.1.Replacement of Turpentine With Mineral Spirits
3.1.2.Growth in the Paints & Coatings Industry
3.1.3.High Demand From the Asia Pacific Region
3.2.2.Manufacturers Switching to Green Solvents
3.3.1.Growth Opportunities From Emerging Economies in the Middle East
4. Executive Summary
5. Aliphatic Solvents & Thinners Market, By Type
5.1. Varnish Makers’ & Painters’ Naphtha
5.2. Mineral Spirits
5.5. Others (Paraffinic Solvent, Pentane, and Solvent 140)
6. Aliphatic Solvents & Thinners Market, By Application
6.1. Paints & Coatings
6.2. Cleaning & Degreasing
6.5. Rubbers & polymers
6.6. Printing inks
6.7. Others (Agrochemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Automotive)
7. Aliphatic Solvents & Thinners Market, By Region
7.1.7.Rest of APAC
7.2.6.Rest of Europe
7.3. North America
7.4. Middle East and Africa
7.4.6.Rest of MEA
7.5. South America
7.5.3.Rest of South America
8. Company Profiles
8.1. Leading Companies in Aliphatic Solvents & Thinners Market
8.1.1.Exxonmobil Chemical, Inc.
8.1.2.SK Global Chemical Co. Ltd.
8.1.3.Royal Dutch Shell Plc
8.1.4.Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.
8.1.6.Gulf Chemicals and Industrial Oils Company
8.1.10. Honeywell International Inc.
8.1.12. Lyondellbasell Industries N.V.
8.1.13. BASF SE
8.1.14. Ganga Rasayanie (P) Ltd
8.1.15. Noco Energy Corporation
*Company introduction, financial information, recent developments, SWOT analysis
9. Conclusion and Recommendations
10.2. Related Reports