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Global Silicones Market 2018-2022

Global Silicones Market 2018-2022

About Silicones

Silicones are synthetic polymers made up of repeated units of siloxane, which is a chain of altering oxygen and silicon atoms. They are typically rubber-like polymers with heat resistance and are commonly used in adhesives, sealants, lubricants, personal care, and thermal and electrical insulation.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the Global Silicones Market to grow at a CAGR of 5.79% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global silicones market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of elastomers, fluids, resins, gels, and others.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, global silicones 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
  • China National Bluestar (Group)
  • DowDuPont
  • KCC
  • Momentive
  • Shin-Etsu Chemical
  • Wacker Chemie
Market driver
  • Increase in demand from developing counties
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Market challenge
  • Threat of substitues
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Market trend
  • Growing renewable energy industry
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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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Related market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Some of the important properties of silicones
      • Table Value chain of silicones market
      • 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 silicones market – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Global silicones 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 product
    • Segmentation by product
      • Table Global silicones market by product – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Comparison by product
    • Elastomers – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Elastomers – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Elastomers – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Fluids – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Fluids – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Fluids – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Resins – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Resins – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Resins – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Gels and others – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Gels and others – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Gels and others – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Market opportunity by product
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Segmentation by end-user
      • Table Global silicones market by end-user – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Industrial process – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Industrial process – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Industrial process – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Construction – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Construction – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Construction – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Personal care and consumer products – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Personal care and consumer products – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Personal care and consumer products – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Transportation – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Transportation – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Transportation – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Others – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Others – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Others – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global silicones market – Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table APAC– Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in APAC
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in EMEA
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Americas– Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in Americas
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Growing renewable energy industry
    • Increase in preference for vertical integration
    • Increase in R&D activities
  • 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
    • China National Bluestar (Group)
      • Table China National Bluestar (Group) – Overview
      • Table China National Bluestar (Group) – Products and services
      • Table China National Bluestar (Group) – Organizational developments (2016 till the date of research)
      • Table China National Bluestar (Group) – Key offerings
    • DowDuPont
      • Table DowDuPont – Overview
      • Table DowDuPont – Business segments
      • Table DowDuPont – Organizational developments (2016 till the date of research)
      • Table DowDuPont – Geographical focus
      • Table DowDuPont – Segment focus
      • Table DowDuPont – Key offerings
    • KCC
      • Table KCC – Overview
      • Table KCC – Business segments
      • Table KCC – Organizational developments (2016 till the date of research)
      • Table KCC – Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • Momentive
      • Table Momentive – Overview
      • Table Momentive – Business segments
      • Table Momentive – Organizational developments (2016 till the date of research)
      • Table Momentive – Geographic focus
      • Table Momentive – segment focus
      • Table Momentive – Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • Shin-Etsu Chemical
      • Table Shin-Etsu Chemical – Overview
      • Table Shin-Etsu Chemical – Business segments
      • Table Shin-Etsu Chemical – Organizational developments (2016 till the date of research)
      • Table Shin-Etsu Chemical – Geographic focus
      • Table Shin-Etsu Chemical – Segment focus
      • Table Shin-Etsu Chemical – Key offerings (for the market in focus)
    • Wacker Chemie
      • Table Wacker Chemie – Overview
      • Table Wacker Chemie – Business segments
      • Table Wacker Chemie – Organizational developments
      • Table Wacker Chemie – Geographic focus
      • Table Wacker Chemie – Segment focus
      • Table Wacker Chemie – Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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