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Global Caustic Soda Market 2018-2022

Global Caustic Soda Market 2018-2022

About Caustic Soda

Caustic soda is available commercially as white solids and as solutions of different concentrations in water. It is used as a raw material to produce many chemicals used in the alumina, paper, textiles, dyes, refinery and other industries.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the Global Caustic Soda Market to grow at a CAGR of 3.63% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global caustic soda market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the use of caustic soda across several applications including paper and pulp, organic chemicals, inorganic chemicals, surfactants, and water treatment.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Caustic Soda 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
  • Akzo Nobel
  • BASF
  • Covestro
  • DowDuPont
  • INEOS
  • Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Market driver
  • Depletion of freshwater resources
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Implementation of new technologies to produce organic chemicals
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increase in production capacity of caustic soda
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
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 Global inorganic chemicals market segments
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Physical properties of liquid caustic soda
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Global caustic soda market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda 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 production process
    • Segmentation by production process
      • Table Production process - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by production process
      • Table Comparison by production process
    • Global caustic soda market by membrane cell process - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market by membrane cell process - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market by membrane cell process - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global caustic soda market by diaphragm cell process - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market by diaphragm cell process - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market by diaphragm cell process - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global caustic soda market by mercury cell process - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market by mercury cell process - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market by mercury cell process - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by production process
      • Table Market opportunity by production process
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Segmentation by end-user
      • Table End-user - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Global caustic soda market in the organic chemicals industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the organic chemicals industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the organic chemicals industry - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global caustic soda market in the inorganic chemicals industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the inorganic chemicals industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the inorganic chemicals industry - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global caustic soda market in the pulp and paper industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the pulp and paper industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the pulp and paper industry - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Global paper and board production 2016 (% share of revenue)
    • Global caustic soda market in the surfactants industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the surfactants industry - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the surfactants industry - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global caustic soda market in the water treatment and other industries - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the water treatment and other industries - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Global caustic soda market in the water treatment and other industries - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Regional Landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global caustic soda market - Market share by region 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Caustic soda market in APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Caustic soda market in APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Caustic soda market in APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Caustic soda market in EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Caustic soda market in EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Caustic soda market in EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Caustic soda market in Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Caustic soda market in Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million metric tons)
      • Table Caustic soda market in Americas - 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
      • Table Global PVC market forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Global surfactants market by region 2017 (% share of revenue)
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Ban on mercury cell technology
    • Increase in production capacity of caustic soda
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Key vendors in global caustic soda market 2017
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Akzo Nobel
      • Table Akzo Nobel: Vendor overview
      • Table Akzo Nobel - Business segments
      • Table Akzo Nobel - Organizational developments
      • Table Akzo Nobel - Geographical focus
      • Table Akzo Nobel - Segment focus
      • Table Akzo Nobel - Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • BASF
      • Table BASF: Vendor overview
      • Table BASF - Business segments
      • Table BASF - Organizational developments
      • Table BASF - Geographical focus
      • Table BASF - Segment focus
      • Table BASF - Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • Covestro
      • Table Covestro: Vendor overview
      • Table Covestro - Business segments
      • Table Covestro - Organizational developments
      • Table Covestro - Geographical focus
      • Table Covestro - Segment focus
      • Table Covestro - Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • DowDuPont
      • Table DowDuPont: Vendor overview
      • Table DowDuPont - Business segments
      • Table DowDuPont - Organizational developments
      • Table DowDuPont - Geographical focus
      • Table DowDuPont - Segment focus
      • Table DowDuPont - Key offerings
    • INEOS
      • Table INEOS: Vendor overview
      • Table INEOS - Business segments
      • Table INEOS - Organizational developments (2016 till the date of research)
      • Table INEOS - Geographical focus
      • Table INEOS - Segment focus
      • Table INEOS - Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • Occidental Petroleum Corporation
      • Table Occidental Petroleum Corporation: Vendor overview
      • Table Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Business segments
      • Table Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Organizational developments
      • Table Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Geographical focus
      • Table Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Segment focus
      • Table Occidental Petroleum Corporation - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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