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Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate (LAS) Market, by Application, and by Region - Global Trends, and Forecast till 2025

Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate (LAS) Market, by Application, and by Region - Global Trends, and Forecast till 2025

Linear alkylbenzene sulfonate (LAS) is an anionic surfactant obtained by sulfonation of linear alkylbenzene. It is used in detergents, soaps, and industrial cleaning products as wetting agents and emulsifiers. Linear alkylbenzene sulfonate are cost-effective, biodegradable, and offer excellent dissolution rate. Growing demand for biodegradable surfactants in dish washers, laundry, all-purpose cleaners, floor cleaners, hard surface cleaners, wax strippers, dairy cleaners, degreasers, and car wash among others is driving growth of the linear alkylbenzene sulfonate market. The availability of substitutes such as alcohol ether sulfates (AES) for linear alkylbenzene sulfonate is one of the major restraints for growth of the linear alkylbenzene sulfonate market.
Market Dynamics
Among applications, the household detergents and cleaners segment accounted for the highest share in 2016. This is due to increasing utilization of LAS as surfactant in detergents and cleaning products due to its biodegradable and environmentally-friendly properties. Asia Pacific holds the largest LAS market, followed by North America and Europe. Asia Pacific accounted for 42.36% market share in 2016 due to the growing demand for detergents, cleaning products and personal care products, especially in emerging economies such as China, India, and Indonesia. According to International Trade Association, Department of Commerce, U.S., the domestic sale of personal care products and cosmetic products accounted for around US$ 50 billion in 2015. This growth is expected to increase the demand for LAS in the personal care products segment in this region.
Key features of the study:

This report provides in-depth analysis of the LAS market, market size (US$ Million & kilo tones), and Cumulative Annual Growth Rate (CAGR %) for the forecast period (2017 – 2025), considering 2016 as the base year and 2015 as historical information
It elucidates potential revenue opportunities across different segments and explains attractive investment proposition matrices for this market
This study also provides key insights about market drivers, restraints, opportunities, new product launches or approval, regional outlook, and competitive strategy adopted by leading players
It profiles leading players in the global LAS market based on the following parameters – company overview, financial performance, product portfolio, geographical presence, distribution strategies, key developments and strategies, and future plans
Key companies covered as a part of this study include BASF SE, Clariant Corporation, Croda International Plc, DowDuPont Inc., Evonik Corporation, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Huntsman Corporation, Galaxy Surfactants Ltd., Stepan Company, and Solvay  S.A..
Insights from this report would allow marketers and the management authorities of the companies to make informed decision regarding their future product launch, market expansion, and marketing tactics
The global LAS market report caters to various stakeholders in this industry including investors, suppliers,  distributors, new entrants, and financial analysts
Stakeholders would have ease in decision-making through the various strategy matrices used in analyzing the LAS market

Detailed Segmentation:

Global LAS market, By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Global LAS market, By Geography:

North America

U.S.

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Canada

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Europe

U.K.

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Germany

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Italy

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

France

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Russia

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Rest of Europe

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Asia-Pacific

China

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

India

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Japan

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

ASEAN

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Australia

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

South Korea

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Rest of Asia Pacific

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Latin America

Brazil

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Mexico

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Rest of Latin America

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Middle East

GCC

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Israel

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Rest of Middle East

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Africa

Northern Africa

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Central Africa

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

South Africa

By Application:

Household Detergents and Cleaners
Dish Washing Liquids
Personal Care Products
Industrial Cleaners
Others

Company Profiles

BASF SE *

Company Overview
Product Portfolio
Financial Performance
Key Strategies
Recent Developments
Future Plans

Clariant Corporation
Croda International Plc
Huntsman Corporation
Stepan Company
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA     
Galaxy Surfactants Ltd.
Evonik Corporation
Solvay S.A.
DowDuPont Inc.

“*” marked represents similar segmentation in other categories in the respective section.


1. Research Objective and Assumptions
Research Objectives
Assumptions
Abbreviations
2. Market Purview
Report Description
Market Definition and Scope
Executive Summary
Market Snippet, By Application
Market Snippet, By Region
Coherent Opportunity Map (COM)
3. Market Dynamics, Regulations, and Trends Analysis
Market Dynamics
Drivers
Restraints
Market Opportunities
Regulatory Scenario
Industry Trend
Merger and Acquisitions
New Product Type Approvals/Launch
Promotion and Marketing Initiatives
Cost Tier Down Analysis
4. Global LAS Market, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Introduction
Market Share Analysis, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2017 - 2025
Segment Trends
Household Detergents and Cleaners
Introduction
Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Dish Washing Liquids
Introduction
Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Personal Care Products
Introduction
Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Industrial Cleaners
Introduction
Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Others
Introduction
Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
5. Global LAS Market, By Region, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Introduction
Market Share Analysis, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, For Regions, 2017 - 2025
North America
Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2017 - 2025
U.S.
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Canada
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Europe
Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2017 - 2025
U.K.
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Spain
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Germany
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Italy
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
France
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Russia
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Rest of Europe
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Asia Pacific
Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2017 - 2025
China
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
India
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Japan
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
ASEAN
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Australia
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
South Korea
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Rest of Asia Pacific
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Latin America
Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2017 - 2025
Brazil
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Argentina
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Mexico
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Rest of Latin America
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Middle East
Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2017 - 2025
GCC
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Israel
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Rest of Middle East
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Africa
Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2016 and 2025 (%)
Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2017 - 2025
North Africa
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
Central Africa
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
South Africa
Country Trends
Market Size and Forecast, By Application, 2017 - 2025, (US$ Million & kilo tones)
6. Competitive Landscape
Heat Map Analysis
Market Share Analysis (3x3 Matrix)
Company Profiles
BASF SE
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Clariant Corporation
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Croda International Plc
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Huntsman Corporation
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Stepan Company
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Galaxy Surfactants Ltd.
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Evonik Corporation
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Solvay S.A.
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
DowDuPont Inc.
Company Overview
Product Type Portfolio
Financial Performance
Recent Developments/Updates
Future Plans
Analyst Views
7. Section
References
Research Methodology
About Us and Sales Contact
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