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Water-soluble Polymers: Technologies and Global Markets

Water-soluble Polymers: Technologies and Global Markets

Report Highlights
The global market for water-soluble polymers was valued at around $35.7 billion in 2016. This market will grow from nearly $37.4 billion in 2017 to $49.6 billion by 2022 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8% for the period of 2017-2022.

Report Includes
An overview of the global water-soluble polymers market.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2016, estimates for 2017, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2022.
An insight into the market through market sizes, value chain, revenue forecasts, and market and product trends.
Analyses of the market by origin, physical form, type, end-use industry, and by region.
Discussion of the the current and future trends and analysis of the market based on various competitive products.
Profiles of leading players and discussion of their key developments and strategies.

Report Scope
This report represents an in-depth analysis of the global water-soluble polymers (WSP) market by origin, physical form, end-use industry, and region. The report discusses the application of different commercially available water-soluble polymers to derive specific market estimation. The report discusses a comparative study between conventional and emerging technologies and the importance of the technological advancements in the water-soluble polymers market. This report also discusses the strategies adopted by major players in the global water-soluble polymers market. The patent analysis section in this report provides a snapshot of technological trends in the global market over time as well as geographically— namely for the U.S., Europe and Japan. The global water-soluble polymers market is segmented based on the type of origin, physical form, and end-use industry.

The estimated values used are based on manufacturers’ total revenues. Projected and forecasted revenue values are in constant U.S. dollars unadjusted for inflation.


Chapter 1: Introduction
Study Goals and Objectives
Reasons for Doing This Study
Scope of Report
Research Methodology
Intended Audience
Information Sources
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2: Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3: Market and Technology Background
Market Definition
Raw Material Analysis of Water-soluble Polymers Market
Synthetic Polymers
Natural Polymers
Value Chain Analysis
Supply Chain Analysis
Product Life Cycle Analysis
Future Outlook and Expectations
Company Market Share, 2016
Quotes from Key Opinion Leaders
Chapter 4: Market Breakdown by Origin
Introduction
Market Dynamics
Drivers
Restraints
Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers
Natural Water-soluble Polymers
Mixed Water-soluble Polymers
Chapter 5: Market Breakdown by Physical Form
Introduction
Market Dynamics
Drivers
Restraints
Emulsion
Powder
Solutions
Chapter 6: Market Breakdown by End-use Industry
Introduction
Market Dynamics
Drivers
Restraints
Food Processing
Mining
Paper
Petrochemical and Oilfield Industry
Personal Care
Textiles
Water Treatment
Other Industries
Chapter 7: Market Breakdown by Region
Introduction
Market Dynamics
Drivers
Restraints
North America
Overview
Europe
Overview
Asia-Pacific
Overview
Rest of the World
Overview
Chapter 8: Patent Review/ New Developments
Patent Review by Country
Important Water-soluble Polymer Patents
Dry Water-soluble Polymer Particles
Cell Culture Support Using Water-soluble Polymers
Water-soluble Polymer Composition, Production Method for Water-soluble Polymer Composition, and Application for Water-soluble Polymer Composition
Method for Producing Water-soluble Polymer
Cosmetic Composition Comprising Sodium Polyacrylate and Water-soluble Polymer
Water-In-Oil Type Lip Cosmetic Composition Including Water-soluble Polymer
Separation of Suspensions of Solids Employing Water-soluble Polymer and a Chemical Agent
Synthetic Water-soluble Polymer for Dispersion Stabilizer of Graphene, Highly Stable Colloidal Graphene Solution Comprising Same Polymer, and Graphene Hydrogel and Graphene Aerogel Comprising Same Graphene Solution
Pharmaceutical Composition Comprising a Poorly Water-soluble Active Ingredient, a Surfactant and a Water-soluble Polymer
Negative Electrode Agent for Nonaqueous Electrolyte Secondary Battery, Negative Electrode for Nonaqueous Electrolyte Secondary Battery, and Nonaqueous Electrolyte Secondary Battery
Polishing Composition and Polishing Method
Cleaning Agent Container
Method for Simulating High-Pressure Paraffinic Froth Treatments
Tooth Whitening Product
Dry Water-soluble Polymer Particles
Thiol-Selective Water-soluble Polymer Derivatives
Liquid Antimicrobial Comprising a Water-soluble Polymer and a Water-soluble Antimicrobial Agent 133
Aqueous Composition Comprising a Water-soluble Polymer Compound Forming a Water-Resistant Film After Chemical Drying
Surface Treatment by Water-soluble Polymers and Lipids/Liposomes
Fluid Loss Control Agents and Compositions for Cementing Oil and Gas Wells Comprising Said Fluid Loss Control Agent
Water-soluble Polymer and Polymer Internal Lubricant
Thiol-Selective Water-soluble Polymer Derivatives
Metal Nanoparticle Composition with Water-soluble Polymer
Papermaking Method Using Fluid Dispersion Comprising Water-soluble Polymer
Articles of Manufacture Comprising Water-soluble Polymer Particles and Processes for Making Same
Papermaking Method Using Water-soluble Polymer Fluid Dispersion Composed of Fine Particles
Pharmaceutical Composition Comprising a Poorly Water-soluble Active Ingredient, a Surfactant and a Water-soluble Polymer
Water-soluble Polymers for Agrochemical Compositions
Water-soluble Polymers for Agrochemical Compositions
Rapidly Disintegrating Films for Delivery of Pharmaceutical or Cosmetic Agents
Compositions and Methods for Delivery of Poorly Soluble Drugs
Pharmaceutical Composition for Application to Nail
Low Dose Pharmaceutical Composition
Dispersing Agent for Agrochemicals and Fluid Dispersion Using the Same
Chapter 9: Company Profiles
About BCC Research
About BCC Research
BCC Membership
BCC Custom Research
List of Tables
Summary Table: Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 1 Global Market for Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 2 Global Market for Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 3 Global Market for Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 4 Global Market for Natural Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 5 Global Market for Natural Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 6 Global Market for Natural Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 7 Global Market for Mixed Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 8 Global Market for Mixed Water-soluble Polymer, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 9 Global Market for Mixed Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 10 Global Market for Emulsion Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 11 Global Market for Emulsion Water-soluble Polymers, by End-user Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 12 Global Market for Emulsion Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 13 Global Market for Powder Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 14 Global Market for Powder Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 15 Global Market for Powder Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 16 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer Solutions, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 17 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer Solutions, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 18 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer Solutions, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 19 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Food Processing, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 20 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Food Processing, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 21 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Food Processing, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 22 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Mining, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions) .. 68
Table 23 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer for Mining, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 24 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Mining, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) . 70
Table 25 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Paper, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 26 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Paper, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 27 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Paper, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) ... 74
Table 28 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Petrochemical and Oilfield Industry, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 29 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Petroleum and Oilfield Industry, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 30 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Petroleum and Oilfield Industry, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 31 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Personal Care, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 32 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Personal Care, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 33 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer for Personal Care, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 34 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Textiles, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions) . 83
Table 35 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Textiles, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 36 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Textiles, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 85
Table 37 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Water Treatment, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 38 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Water Treatment, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 39 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Water Treatment, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 40 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Other Industries, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 41 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Other Industries, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 42 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Other Industries, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 43 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 44 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 45 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 46 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 102
Table 47 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 48 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions) 105
Table 49 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 50 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 51 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 52 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 53 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 54 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 55 Rest of World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 56 Rest of the World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 57 Rest of World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 58 Rest of the World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, Through 2022 ($ Millions)
Table 59 Akzo Nobel’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Billions)
Table 60 Akzo Nobel’s Recent Developments
Table 61 Arkema’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 62 Ashland’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 63 BASF’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table64 China National Petroleum Corporation’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 65 CP Kelco’s Recent Developments
Table 66 Dow’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 67 Drilling Specialties Company’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 68 DuPont’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 69 Gelita AG’s Recent Developments
Table70 Kemira’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Billions)
Table71 Kuraray’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Billions)
Table72 LG Chem Ltd.’s Financials, Through 2015 ($ Billions)
Table 73 Michelman’s Recent Developments
Table 74 Nippon Shokubai Financials, Through 2016 ($ Billions)
Table75 Nitta Gelatin’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
Table 76 Noltex’s Financials, Through 2015 ($ Millions)
Table 77 SABIC’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Billions)
Table 78 Sumitomo Seika’s Financials, Through 2016 ($ Millions)
List of Figures
Summary Figure: Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 1 Water-soluble Polymers: Value Chain
Figure 2 Water-soluble Polymers: Supply Chain
Figure 3 Product Lifecycle Graph
Figure 4 Company Market Share for Water-soluble Polymers, 2016 (%)
Figure 5 Global Market for Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 6 Global Market for Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 7 Global Market for Synthetic Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 8 Global Market for Natural Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) . 36
Figure 9 Global Market for Natural Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 10 Global Market for Natural Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 11 Global Market for Mixed Water-soluble Polymer, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) ... 41
Figure 12 Global Market for Mixed Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 13 Global Market for Mixed Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 14 Global Market for Emulsion Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 15 Global Market for Emulsion Water-soluble Polymer, by End-user Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 16 Global Market for Emulsion Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 17 Global Market for Powder Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 18 Global Market for Powder Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 19 Global Market for Powder Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 20 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer Solutions, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 21 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer Solutions, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 22 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer Solutions, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 23 Capital Expenditure for Water Treatment in the U.S., 2012-2015 ($ Millions)
Figure 24 Paper and Pulp Industry Demand, by Country, 2014-2015 ($ Billions)
Figure25 Metallurgy Industry Production, by Country, 2015 (%)
Figure 26 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Food Processing, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 27 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Food Processing, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 28 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Food Processing, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 29 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Mining, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 30 Global Market for Water-soluble-Polymers for Mining, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 31 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Mining, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 32 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Paper, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 33 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Paper, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure34 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Paper, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 35 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Petroleum and Oilfield Industry, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 36 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Petroleum and Oilfield Industry, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 37 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Petroleum and Oilfield Industry, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 38 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Personal Care, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 39 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymer for Personal Care, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 40 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Personal Care, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 41 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Textile, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 42 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Textiles, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 43 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Textiles, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 44 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Water Treatment, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 45 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Water Treatment, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 46 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Water Treatment, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 47 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Other Industries, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 48 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Other Industries, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 49 Global Market for Water-soluble Polymers for Other Industries, by Region, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 50 Food and Beverage Retail Sale Growth Rate, by Region, 2004 and 2009 (%)
Figure 51 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 52 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 53 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 54 North American Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 55 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 56 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 57 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) 106
Figure 58 European Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 59 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 60 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions) .. 109
Figure 61 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 62 Asia-Pacific Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 63 Rest of World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Origin, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 64 Rest of the World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Physical Form, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 65 Rest of World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by End-use Industry, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 66 Rest of World Market for Water-soluble Polymers, by Country, 2016-2022 ($ Millions)
Figure 67 Patent Share for Water-soluble Polymers, by Region, 2016 (%)
Figure 68 Patent Share for Water-soluble Polymers, by Year, 2012-2016 (%)

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