Global demand for flame retardants is expected to climb 2.7 percent per year to 2.7 million metric tons in 2020. Halogen-free flame retardants will outperform their halogen-based counterparts due to concerns about halogenated compounds’ environmental and human health impact. Gains to the overall market will be driven by steady increases in manufacturing activity, particularly motor vehicle production. Stable growth in US building construction will also boost flame retardant consumption.
Flame retardant products covered in the study include:
Markets for flame retardants include:
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Scope of the Report
This report covers the scope, size, and growth of the global flame retardant market including key trends in product and market segmentation. Historical data are provided for 2005, 2010, and 2015 with forecasts for 2020 and 2025. Data are provided in volume terms, with pricing and value demand provided at the country level and for each product at the global level. Also included is an analysis of key industry players and their market share.