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Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market Analysis By Product, By Application (Construction, Automotive, Packaging), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America, MEA), And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market Analysis By Product, By Application (Construction, Automotive, Packaging), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America, MEA), And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025

The global expanded polystyrene market is projected to reach approximately USD 12.97 billion by 2025, according to a new report conducted by Grand View Research, Inc. Rising growth of millennials and nuclear families as well increase in disposable income towards consumption of single use EPS containers provided by urban food outlets and takeaway stations is expected to promote the usage of expanded polystyrene. In addition, innovation in automotive sector including making cars more light weight and fuel efficient by global car manufacturers will propel to the growth of EPS over the forecast period.

EPS demand in packaging industry are projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.0% from 2016 to 2025. High rate of manufacturing capabilities across developing nations, growing rate of exports across nations, and future growth in high rate of e-commerce business is projected to keep extensive market reach for packaging products over the next nine years.

The rate of inward migration in regions like Europe, and North America will eventually increase the rate of residence complexes aided by employment and spending capabilities among consumers, which will surge the growth of construction sector as well as fuel to the demand for EPS over the projected period.The concept of Green building which requires extensive application of processes that includes efficient use of energy, protecting occupant’s health, as well as reducing waste, pollution, and environmental degradation is expected to be one of the major driving factors for the growth of EPS.

Further key findings from the report suggest:

  • Demand for EPS in North America will surge in accordance with growth in automotive and packaging sector having a CAGR of 4.5% in terms of its application. Mature market such as U.S. have expanding client request, greater interest in terms of innovations, as well as implementation of designs.
  • EPS growth in MEA region is expected to witness growth with focus on exports of apparels, citrus fruits, foodstuffs, electronic equipment well as jewelry adding to a revenue growth of 5.4% by 2025.
  • White EPS demand will increase over the projected period as emerging markets are investing on developing manufacturing and packaging plants for global and domestic trade
  • Grey EPS is set to witness a CAGR of 5.4% from 2017 to 2025 in terms of revenue on account of its application in construction of residential buildings. The properties of insulation derived from graphite mixed expanded polystyrene is a key driver for its growth over the forecast period.
  • Key vendors include BASF, SABIC, DOW chemicals, NOVA Chemicals, TOTAL SA, Versalis S.P.A., Unipol Holland BV, Ravago group, Alpek S.A.B. De Cv, Styrochem, Brodr Sunde group, Synthos SA, Sunpor Kunststoff GMBH, Kaneka Corporation, and ACH foam technologies. In May,2017, Total inaugurated its Carling petroleum complex, which increased polystyrene production capacity leading in Europe, upgraded Polyethylene unit to cater the health care market by delivering advance plastics., and producing lighter plastics for automotive market reducing the consumption of steel.


Chapter 1. Methodology and Scope
1.1. Research Methodology
1.2. Research Scope & Assumptions
1.3. List of Data Sources
1.4. List of Abbreviations
Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. Market Snapshot
Chapter 3. Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market Variables, Trends & Scope
3.1. Market segmentation & scope
3.2. Penetration & growth prospect mapping
3.3. Value chain analysis
3.4. Raw material outlook
3.5. Regulatory framework
3.6. Market dynamics
3.6.1. Market driver analysis
3.6.2. Market restraints analysis
3.7. Porter’s analysis
3.8. PESTEL analysis
Chapter 4. Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market: Product Estimates & Trend Analysis
4.1. Product movement analysis & market share, 2016 & 2025
4.2. White
4.2.1. Market estimates and forecasts, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.2.2. Market estimates and forecasts, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3. Grey
4.3.1. Market estimates and forecasts, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
4.3.2. Market estimates and forecasts, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
Chapter 5. Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market: Application Estimates & Trend Analysis
5.1. Application movement analysis & market share, 2016 & 2025
5.2. Construction
5.2.1. Market estimates and forecasts, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.2.2. Market estimates and forecasts, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.3. Packaging
5.3.1. Market estimates and forecasts, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.3.2. Market estimates and forecasts, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.4. Automotive
5.4.1. Market estimates and forecasts, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.4.2. Market estimates and forecasts, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.5. Others
5.5.1. Market estimates and forecasts, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
5.5.2. Market estimates and forecasts, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
Chapter 6. Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market: Regional Estimates & Trend Analysis
6.1. Regional Movement Analysis & Market Share, 2016 & 2025
6.2. North America
6.2.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.2.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.2.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.2.4. U.S.
6.2.4.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.2.4.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.2.4.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.3. Europe
6.3.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.3.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.3.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.3.4. Germany
6.3.4.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.3.4.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.3.4.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4. Asia Pacific
6.4.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.4. China
6.4.4.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.4.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.4.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.5. India
6.4.5.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.5.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.4.5.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.5. Central & South America
6.5.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.5.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.5.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.5.4. Brazil
6.5.4.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.5.4.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.5.4.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.6. MEA
6.6.1. Market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.6.2. Market estimates and forecast, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
6.6.3. Market estimates and forecast, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
Chapter 7. Competitive Landscape
7.1. Company Market Share Analysis
7.2. Vendor Landscape
7.3. Competitive Environment
7.4. Company Market Positioning
7.5. Strategy Framework
Chapter 8. Company Profiles
8.1. ACH Foam Technologies
8.1.1. Company Overview
8.1.2. Financial Performance
8.1.3. Product Benchmarking
8.1.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.2. Alpek, S.A.B. De Cv
8.2.1. Company Overview
8.2.2. Financial Performance
8.2.3. Product Benchmarking
8.2.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.3. BASF SE
8.3.1. Company Overview
8.3.2. Financial Performance
8.3.3. Product Benchmarking
8.3.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.4. Kaneka Corporation
8.4.1. Company Overview
8.4.2. Financial Performance
8.4.3. Product Benchmarking
8.4.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.5. PJSC Sibur Holding
8.5.1. Company Overview
8.5.2. Financial Performance
8.5.3. Product Benchmarking
8.5.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.6. SABIC
8.6.1. Company Overview
8.6.2. Financial Performance
8.6.3. Product Benchmarking
8.6.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.7. Sunpor Kunststoff GmbH
8.7.1. Company Overview
8.7.2. Financial Performance
8.7.3. Product Benchmarking
8.7.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.8. Synbra Holding BV
8.8.1. Company Overview
8.8.2. Financial Performance
8.8.3. Product Benchmarking
8.8.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.9. Synthos S.A.
8.9.1. Company Overview
8.9.2. Financial Performance
8.9.3. Product Benchmarking
8.9.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.10. Total S.A.
8.10.1. Company Overview
8.10.2. Financial Performance
8.10.3. Product Benchmarking
8.10.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.11. Brødr. Sunde A/S
8.11.1. Company Overview
8.11.2. Financial Performance
8.11.3. Product Benchmarking
8.11.4. Strategic Initiatives
8.12. Flint Hills Resources, LLC
8.12.1. Company Overview
8.12.2. Financial Performance
8.12.3. Product Benchmarking
8.12.4. Strategic Initiatives
List of Tables
1. EPS - Key market driver analysis
2. EPS - Key market restraint analysis
3. Global white EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (KILO TONS) (USD Million)
4. Global white EPS market volume, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
5. Global white EPS market revenue, by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
6. Global grey EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
7. Global grey EPS market volume, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
8. Global grey EPS market revenue, by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
9. Global EPS market demand in construction, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
10. Global EPS market volume in construction, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
11. Global EPS market revenue in construction, by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
12. Global EPS market demand in packaging, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
13. Global EPS market volume in packaging, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
14. Global EPS market revenue in packaging, by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
15. Global EPS market demand in automotive, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
16. Global EPS market volume in automotive, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
17. Global EPS market revenue in automotive, by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
18. Global EPS market demand in other applications, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
19. Global EPS market volume in other applications, by region, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
20. Global EPS market revenue in other applications, by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
21. North America EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
22. North America EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
23. North America EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
24. North America EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
25. North America EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
26. Europe EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
27. Europe EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
28. Europe EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
29. Europe EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
30. Europe EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
31. Germany EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
32. Germany EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
33. Germany EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
34. Germany EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
35. Germany EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
36. UK EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
37. UK EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
38. UK EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
39. UK EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
40. UK EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
41. Asia Pacific EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
42. Asia Pacific EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
43. Asia Pacific EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
44. Asia Pacific EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
45. Asia Pacific EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
46. China EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
47. China EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
48. China EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
49. China EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
50. China EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
51. India EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
52. India EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
53. India EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
54. India EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
55. India EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
56. Central & South America EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
57. Central & South America EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
58. Central & South America EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
59. Central & South America EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
60. Central & South America EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
61. Brazil EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
62. Brazil EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
63. Brazil EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
64. Brazil EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
65. Brazil EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
66. Middle East & Africa EPS market estimates and forecast, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
67. Middle East & Africa EPS market volume, by product, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
68. Middle East & Africa EPS market revenue, by product, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
69. Middle East & Africa EPS market volume, by application, 2014 - 2025 (Kilo Tons)
70. Middle East & Africa EPS market revenue, by application, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
List of Figures
1. Market summary
2. Market segmentation &scope
3. Penetration & growth prospect mapping
4. EPS market value chain analysis
5. EPS market dynamics
6. Key opportunities prioritized
7. Industry analysis - Porter's
8. EPS PESTEL analysis
9. EPS market: Product movement analysis
10. EPS market: Application movement analysis
11. EPS market: Regional movement analysis

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