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Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market Analysis in South Africa, Forecast to 2020

Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market Analysis in South Africa, Forecast to 2020

The South African industrial water and wastewater treatment chemicals market is experiencing a shift as mechanical separation and biological treatment methods begin to take the place of conventional methods. This will be compounded by an increase in environmental awareness and more stringent enforcement of water regulations and treatment standards. Treatment chemicals are primarily used in the mining, power generation, petrochemical, pulp and paper, and food and beverage industries.

This analysis addresses opportunities, challenges, and key drivers and restraints in the market. The study focuses on the following market segments:
Coagulants and flocculants
Disinfectants and biocides
Scaling and corrosion inhibitor chemicals
Other chemicals, including ion-exchange resins, membrane (specifically reverse osmosis) chemicals, pH adjustment chemicals, and defoaming and anti-foaming chemicals.

The study period is from 2012 to 2020, with a base year of 2015 and a forecast period of 2016 to 2020.

Objectives of the study are to:
Provide an overview of the total market size and expected growth between 2016 and 2020
Offer insight into the key drivers and restraints and their degree of impact over the next 5 years
Present market metrics and forecasts for the total market and each market segment from 2012 to 2020
Provide an overview of market, technology, and product trends over the next 5 years
Highlight the key growth opportunities

The primary target audience consists of:
Current market participants
Potential new entrants
Specialty chemical suppliers
Potential investors
Research and development institutions

Key questions this study will answer:
What is the size of the industrial water and wastewater treatment chemicals market in South Africa?
Is the market growing, and if so, at what rate?
What are the most significant Mega Trends, drivers and restraints, and industry challenges affecting the market over the next 5 years?
What are the current and forecasted revenues of the key market segments? What impact will market trends have on these?
What is the structure of the current competitive landscape?
Who are the main competitors, and what are their market shares?
What are the main end-user industries, and how does their usage of treatment chemicals differ?
What trends and opportunities will affect industry activities?
What technologies and technological trends will have the greatest impact on the market over the next 5 years?


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Market Overview-Definitions
    • Market Trends
    • Product, Technology, and Other Trends
    • Key Questions this Analysis will Answer
    • Market Revenue Share Forecast by Segment
    • Market Distribution Channels
    • Market Value Chain Overview
  • Mega Trends and Industry Convergence Implications
    • African Mega Trends Influencing the Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market
    • Mega Trend Impact on the Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market
    • Mega Trend Impact Explained
  • Market Drivers and Restraints-Total Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market
    • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecast and Trends-Total Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market
    • South Africa Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Market: Market Engineering Measurements, South Africa, 2015
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market: Revenue Forecast, South Africa, 2012-2020
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Market Share and Competitive Landscape-Total Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Evolution
      • Table Total Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market: Absolute Market Share Trend, South Africa, 2010 and 2015
      • Table Total Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market: Percent Market Share Trend, South Africa, 2010 and 2015
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table Total Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market: Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, South Africa, 2015
    • Competitive Environment
    • Top Competitors
    • ImproChem Profile
    • NCP Chlorchem Profile
    • Protea Chemicals Profile
    • Buckman Laboratories (Pty) Ltd Profile
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment
  • CEO's 360 Degree Perspective
  • Growth Opportunities and Companies' Call to Action
    • Growth Opportunity 1-Biological-Based Treatment Methods
    • Growth Opportunity 2-Pharmaceutical Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals
    • Growth Opportunity 3-Strategic Partnerships
    • Growth Opportunity 4-Membrane Treatment Methods
    • Growth Opportunity 5-Eco-Friendly-Based Innovation
    • Strategic Imperatives for Success and Growth
  • Coagulants and Flocculants Segment Analysis
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Coagulants and Flocculants Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, South Africa, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Coagulants and Flocculants Segment: Revenue Forecast, South Africa, 2012-2020
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • End-User Analysis
  • Biocides and Disinfectants Segment Analysis
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Biocides and Disinfectants Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, South Africa, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Biocides and Disinfectants Segment: Revenue Forecast, South Africa, 2012-2020
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • End-User Analysis
  • Scaling and Corrosion Inhibitor Chemicals Segment Analysis
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Scaling and Corrosion Inhibitor Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, South Africa, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Scaling and Corrosion Inhibitor Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, South Africa, 2012-2020
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • End-User Analysis
  • Other Chemicals Segment Analysis
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Other Chemicals Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, South Africa, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Other Chemicals Segment: Revenue Forecast, South Africa, 2012-2020
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word-3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Additional Sources of Information on Water and Wastewater Treatment
    • List of Other Companies

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