Freedonia Focus on Catalysts: United States forecasts 2016 US catalyst demand in US dollars at the manufacturers' level and in metric tons. Total demand is segmented by market in terms of petroleum refining, chemical synthesis, and polymerization.
To illustrate historical trends, catalyst demand in dollars is provided in an annual series from 2001 to 2011, and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2006 and 2011. An Industry Overview section defines markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on environmental and regulatory factors, and the global market.
A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each market segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading suppliers competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 23-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research. .