Glycol Solvents: Freedonia Focus on Glycol Solvents in the United States
This report forecasts US glycol solvent demand in pounds and US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2018. Total demand in pounds is segmented by product in terms of ethylene glycol, propylene glycol, E-series glycol ethers, P-series glycol ethers, and other glycol solvents. Total demand in pounds is also segmented by market as follows: transportation, paints and coatings, cleaning products, printing inks, and other markets.
To illustrate historical trends, glycol solvent demand in pounds is provided in an annual series from 2003 to 2013; glycol solvent demand in dollars as well as the various demand segments in pounds are reported at five-year intervals for 2008 and 2013. An Industry Overview section defines products and markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on environmental and regulatory factors.
A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product and 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 26-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.