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Pearlescent Pigment Market Analysis By Product (Natural Pearl Essence, Titanium Dioxide, Ferric Oxide, Combination Mica), By Application (Paints & Coatings, Plastics, Printing Inks, Cosmetics) And Segment Forecasts To 2022

Pearlescent Pigment Market Analysis By Product (Natural Pearl Essence, Titanium Dioxide, Ferric Oxide, Combination Mica), By Application (Paints & Coatings, Plastics, Printing Inks, Cosmetics) And Segment Forecasts To 2022

The global pearlescent pigment market is expected to reach USD 547.8 million by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing demand for high performance, high brilliance paints on account of expanding automotive & construction industries in emerging markets is expected to remain a key driving factor for the global market.

Shift in trend towards reducing VOC emissions and growing awareness regarding sustainability is also expected to act as a vital determinant for market growth. Developed markets are anticipated to face obstacles in the form of stringent regulatory norms, hampering market growth over the forecast period.

Titanium dioxide (TiO2) coated mica pigment was the leading product segment with demand share exceeding 35% in 2014. High consumption rates of these pigments across automotive, construction and printing ink industries is expected to drive this segment over the forecast period. It is also expected to witness the highest growth of 5.1% from 2015 to 2022.

Iron/ferric oxide mica pigment is also expected to witness brisk growth owing to its high refractive index, metallic luster, excellent hiding properties and weather resistance. Increasing application in the cosmetics and printing inks sector is a major driving force for the product.

Further key findings from the report suggest:

Global pearlescent pigment market demand was 74.8 kilo tons in 2014 and is expected to reach 100.7 kilo tons by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 4.6% from 2015 to 2022

Paints & coatings was the leading application segment and accounted for 34.1% of total market volume in 2014. Increasing consumer preference for high-value coatings and colorful iridescence on sports and luxury vehicles is likely to foster market growth. Plastic is expected to witness the highest growth of 5.1% from 2015 to 2022.

North America was the leading regional market with demand share estimated at 38.2% in 2014. Recovery of construction and automotive industry in the U.S. is expected to drive the regional growth.

Asia Pacific is expected to witness the highest growth of 5.1% from 2015 to 2022. Rapid industrialization and expansion of major end-use industries such as automotive and construction particularly in China and India is expected to drive the regional growth.

Global pearlescent pigment industry is fragmented with presence of several major multinationals and smaller regional players across the globe. Key participants operating in the industry include BASF SA, Sun Chemical Performance Pigments, Huaian Concord Industrial Products Co. Ltd., Lansco Colors, L’Arca Srl., Fujian Kuncai Fine Chemicals Co. Ltd., RIKA Technology Co. Ltd and Smarol Technology Co. Ltd.


Chapter 1 Methodology and Scope
1.1 Research methodology
1.2 Research scope and assumptions
1.3 List of data sources
Chapter 2 Executive Summary
Chapter 3 Pearlescent Pigment Industry Outlook
3.1 Market segmentation
3.2 Market size and growth prospects, 2012 - 2022
3.3 Pearlescent pigment value chain analysis
3.3.1 Vendor landscape
3.4 Regulatory framework
3.5 Pearlescent pigment market dynamics
3.5.1 Market driver analysis
3.5.1.1 Key end-use industries growth
3.5.1.2 Growing popularity of mass customization
3.5.2 Market restraint analysis
3.5.2.1 Stringent regulations regarding pigment applications
3.6 Key opportunities prioritized
3.7 Industry Analysis – Porter’s
3.8 Pearlescent pigment PESTEL analysis
Chapter 4 Pearlescent Pigment Product Outlook
4.1 Global pearlescent pigment market share by product, 2014 & 2022
4.2 Natural Pearl Essence
4.2.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
4.2.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
4.3 Titanium Dioxide Mica
4.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
4.3.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
4.4 Ferric Oxide Mica
4.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
4.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
4.5 Combination Mica
4.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
4.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
4.6 Others
4.6.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
4.6.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
Chapter 5 Pearlescent Pigment Application Outlook
5.1 Global pearlescent pigment market share by application, 2014 & 2022
5.2 Paints & Coatings
5.2.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
5.2.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
5.3 Plastics
5.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
5.3.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
5.4 Printing Inks
5.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
5.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
5.5 Cosmetics
5.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
5.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
5.6 Others
5.6.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
5.6.2 Market estimates and forecasts by region, 2012 - 2022
Chapter 6 Pearlescent Pigment Regional Outlook
6.1 Global pearlescent pigment market share by region, 2014 & 2022
6.2 North America
6.2.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.2.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.2.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.2.4 U.S.
6.2.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.2.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.2.4.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.3 Europe
6.3.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.3.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.3.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.3.4 UK
6.3.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.3.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.3.4.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.3.5 Germany
6.3.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.3.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.3.5.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.4 Asia Pacific
6.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.4.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.4.4 China
6.4.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.4.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.4.4.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.4.5 India
6.4.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.4.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.4.5.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.5 Central & South America (CSA)
6.5.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.5.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.5.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.5.4 Brazil
6.5.4.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.5.4.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.5.4.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
6.6 Middle East & Africa (MEA)
6.6.1 Market estimates and forecasts, 2012 - 2022
6.6.2 Market estimates and forecasts by product, 2012 - 2022
6.6.3 Market estimates and forecasts by application, 2012 - 2022
Chapter 7 Competitive Landscape
7.1 BASF
7.1.1 Company Overview
7.1.2 Financial Performance
7.1.3 Product Benchmarking
7.2 Sun Chemical Performance Pigments
7.2.1 Company Overview
7.2.2 Financial Performance
7.2.3 Product Benchmarking
7.2.4 Strategic Initiatives
7.3 Kolortek (Huaian Concord Industrial Products Co. Ltd.)
7.3.1 Company Overview
7.3.2 Financial Performance
7.3.3 Product Benchmarking
7.4 Lansco Colors
7.4.1 Company Overview
7.4.2 Financial Performance
7.4.3 Product Benchmarking
7.4.4 Strategic Initiatives
7.5 L’Arca Srl (Arca Colours)
7.5.1 Company Overview
7.5.2 Financial Performance
7.5.3 Product Benchmarking
7.6 Fujian Kuncai Fine Chemicals Co. Ltd.
7.6.1 Company Overview
7.6.2 Financial Performance
7.6.3 Product Benchmarking
7.7 Geotech International B.V.
7.7.1 Company Overview
7.7.2 Financial Performance
7.7.3 Product Benchmarking
7.8 RIKA Technology Co. Ltd.
7.8.1 Company Overview
7.8.2 Financial Performance
7.8.3 Product Benchmarking
7.9 Smarol Technology Co. Ltd.
7.9.1 Company Overview
7.9.2 Financial Performance
7.9.3 Product Benchmarking
7.10 Nanyang Lingbao Pearl Pigment Co. Ltd.
7.10.1 Company Overview
7.10.2 Financial Performance
7.10.3 Product Benchmarking
7.11 Jiangsu Pritty Pearlescent Pigments Co., Ltd.
7.11.1 Company Overview
7.11.2 Financial Performance
7.11.3 Product Benchmarking
7.12 Brenntag Specialties, Inc.
7.12.1 Company Overview
7.12.2 Financial Performance
7.12.3 Product Benchmarking
7.13 Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd.
7.13.1 Company Overview
7.13.2 Financial Performance
7.13.3 Product Benchmarking
7.14 Eckart Effect Pigments
7.14.1 Company Overview
7.14.2 Financial Performance
7.14.3 Product Benchmarking
7.14.4 Strategic Initiatives

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