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Global Acetic Acid Market 2018-2022

Global Acetic Acid Market 2018-2022

About Acetic Acid

Acetic acid is a pungent, colorless liquid and is a major constituent of vinegar. It is a key component for manufacturing a range of chemical products, which is used in plastics, textiles, insecticides, and several other industries.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global acetic acid market, in terms of volume to grow more than 18,000 thousand metric tons during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global acetic acid market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Acetic Acid Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • BP
  • Celanese Corporation
  • Daicel Corporation
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • LyondellBasell Industries Holdings
  • SABIC
Market driver
  • Growth in the paints in coatings market
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Market challenge
  • Fluctuations in acetic acid prices because of plant shutdowns
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Market trend
  • Development of bio-based acetic acid
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the Report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Segments of global specialty chemicals market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global acetic acid - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table Global acetic acid market - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Segmentation by application
      • Table Application - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • VAM - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Vinyl acetate monomer - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table VAM - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • PTA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table PTA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table PTA- Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Acetic anhydride - Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Acetic anhydride - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table Acetic anhydride - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global acetic acid - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Comparison by region
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table APAC - Year over year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand metric tons)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Development of bio-based acetic acid
    • Increasing demand for methanol
    • Increasing demand for VAM
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • BP
      • Table BP - Vendor overview
      • Table BP - Business segments
      • Table BP - Organizational developments
      • Table BP - Geographical focus
      • Table BP - Segment focus
      • Table BP - Key offerings
    • Celanese Corporation
      • Table Celanese Corporation - Vendor overview
      • Table Celanese Corporation- Business segments
      • Table Celanese Corporation- Organizational developments
      • Table Celanese Corporation - Geographic focus
      • Table Celanese Corporation - Segment focus
      • Table Celanese Corporation - Key offerings
    • Daicel Corporation
      • Table Daicel Corporation - Vendor overview
      • Table Daicel Corporation- Business segments
      • Table Daicel Corporation- Organizational developments
      • Table Daicel Corporation - Geographical focus
      • Table Daicel Corporation- Segment focus
      • Table Daicel Corporation- Key offerings
    • Eastman Chemical Company
      • Table Vendor overview - Eastman Chemical Company
      • Table Eastman Chemical Company: Business segments
      • Table Eastman Chemical Company: Organizational developments
      • Table Eastman Chemical Company - Geographic focus
      • Table Eastman Chemical Company - Segment focus
      • Table Eastman Chemical Company: Key offerings
    • LyondellBasell Industries Holdings
      • Table LyondellBasell Industries Holdings - Vendor overview
      • Table LyondellBasell Industries Holdings - Business segments
      • Table LyondellBasell Industries Holdings - Organizational developments
      • Table LyondellBasell Industries Holdings - Geographic focus
      • Table LyondellBasell Industries Holdings - Segment focus
      • Table LyondellBasell Industries Holdings - Key offerings
    • SABIC
      • Table SABIC - Vendor overview
      • Table SABIC - Business segments
      • Table SABIC - Organizational developments
      • Table SABIC- Geographic focus
      • Table SABIC - Segment focus
      • Table SABIC- Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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