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Global Specialty Pigments Market 2016-2020

Global Specialty Pigments Market 2016-2020

About Specialty Pigments

Pigments are insoluble colorants that are usually available in powder form. They are derived from minerals; however, they can also be produced synthetically. They contain at least one chemical compound that absorbs and reflects light, which results in its physical appearance. In addition to offering many options in terms of color, pigments also offer better color retention than dyes.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global specialty pigments market to grow at a CAGR of 3.35% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global specialty pigments market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of specialty pigments.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Specialty Pigments Market 2016-2020, 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
  • BASF
  • Clariant
  • DIC
  • Ferro
  • Flint
Other prominent vendors
  • Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals
  • DayGlo
  • Dominion Colour
  • ECKART Effect Pigments
  • Flex Products
  • Merck
  • NEMOTO
  • Toyo Ink Group
Market driver
  • Population growth and newer demands of urbanized areas
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Regulations on VOC emissions
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased demand for pigments with functional benefits
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Specialty Pigments Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global specialty pigments market: BASF, Clariant, DIC, Ferro, and Flint

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals, DayGlo, Dominion Colour, ECKART Effect Pigments, Flex Products, Merck, NEMOTO, and Toyo Ink Group

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Specialty pigments are being increasingly used to enhance aesthetics and the functional values in both paints and plastics segments. These pigments are used in paints that can protect against harsh weather, dampness, corrosion, fungi, and other destructive influences on the building. Continuous exposure of buildings to heat and rain may damage the buildings. There exists a high demand for paints with functional benefits that can address these issues. In addition, vendors are developing paints and coatings that reflect heat rays from buildings.”

According to the report, the considerable growth of fast-moving consumer goods, including food and beverages and pharmaceuticals, is fostering the growth of the global packaging market. Packaging provides barrier protection against heat, gases, and external environmental agents for a variety of consumer goods. Along with barrier protection, packaging also enhances the visual and aesthetic appeal of a product and makes the product unique among the available counterparts, which is attributable as a unique selling point. Pigments are used for printing and for imparting color to the packaging material.

Further, the report states that specialty pigments are being increasingly used to enhance aesthetics and the functional values in both paints and plastics segments. These pigments are used in paints that can protect against harsh weather, dampness, corrosion, fungi, and other destructive influences on the building. Continuous exposure of buildings to heat and rain may damage the buildings. There exists a high demand for paints with functional benefits that can address these issues. In addition, vendors are developing paints and coatings that reflect heat rays from buildings.

Companies Mentioned

BASF, Clariant, DIC, Ferro, Flint, Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals, DayGlo, Dominion Colour, ECKART Effect Pigments, Flex Products, Merck, NEMOTO, Toyo Ink Group.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Global specialty pigments market
      • Table Global specialty pigments by type
      • Table Global specialty pigments market by end use
      • Table Global specialty pigments market by geography
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
    • Outlook
    • Classification of pigments
      • Table Classification of pigments
  • Market landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global specialty pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Global specialty pigments market by type
      • Table Global specialty pigments market by type 2015 and 2020
    • Global organic pigments market
      • Table Global organic pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global metal effect pigments market
      • Table Global metal effect pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global high-performance pigments market
      • Table Global high-performance pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global light interference pigments market
      • Table Global light interference pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global complex inorganic pigments market
      • Table Global complex inorganic pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global fluorescent pigments market
      • Table Global fluorescent pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global luminescent pigments market
      • Table Global luminescent pigments market 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global market for other specialty pigments
      • Table Global market for other specialty pigments 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Market segmentation by end use
    • Global specialty pigments market by end use
      • Table Global specialty pigments market by end use
    • Global specialty pigments market in paints and coatings segment
      • Table Global specialty pigments market in paints and coatings segment 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global specialty pigments market in printing inks segment
      • Table Global specialty pigments market in printing inks segment 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global specialty pigments market in plastics segment
      • Table Global specialty pigments market in plastics segment 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global specialty pigments market in toiletries segment
      • Table Global specialty pigments market in toiletries segment 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Global specialty pigments market in other end-user segments
      • Table Global specialty pigments market in other end-user segments 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Global packaging market by type 2015
  • Geographic segmentation
    • Global specialty pigments market by geography
      • Table Global specialty pigments market by geography
    • Specialty pigments market in APAC
      • Table Specialty pigments market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Construction market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ trillions)
    • Specialty pigments market in Americas
      • Table Specialty pigments market in Americas 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Passenger car production in US 2011-2015 (millions)
    • Specialty pigments market in EMEA
      • Table Specialty pigments market in EMEA 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Market drivers
    • Brand building for FMCG
    • Population growth and newer demands of urbanized areas
      • Table Production of cars in China (2011-2015)
    • Growth in infrastructure segment
      • Table Anticipated infrastructural investment by 2025
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Regulations on VOC emissions
    • High cost of specialty pigments
    • Cumbersome dispersion process
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Growing prominence of sustainable paints
    • Increased demand for pigments with functional benefits
    • Lack of product differentiation
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Key vendors
      • Table Key vendors in specialty pigments market 2015
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • BASF
      • Table BASF: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table BASF: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • Clariant
      • Table Clariant: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Clariant: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • DIC
      • Table DIC: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table DIC: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • Ferro
      • Table Ferro: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Ferro: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
    • Flint
      • Table Flint: Operating divisions
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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