Global Defoamers Market Forecast 2024-2032

Global Defoamers Market Forecast 2024-2032


The global defoamers market is projected to develop with a CAGR of 7.56% in terms of revenue and xx% in terms of volume during the forecast years 2024 to 2032. The defoamers market is experiencing a rise in prominence, primarily propelled by the increasing demand for efficient water treatment solutions.


Defoamers, also referred to as antifoams, were initially designed to mitigate and eliminate visible foam formation on the surfaces of various substances. The development of defoamers involves the utilization of raw materials such as kerosene, fuel oil, vegetable oil, and other light oils. While fatty alcohols are more effective, they tend to be costlier. Defoamers display an affinity for spreading across air-liquid interfaces, resulting in the elimination of surface foam. Additional key parameters of defoamers encompass solid content, pH value, active material content, emulsifier type (ionic/non-ionic), diluent, specific gravity, and shelf life. Furthermore, anti-foaming agents are applied in various processes, such as bleaching, dyeing, and scouring, in the paper industry. Moreover, defoamers are used for water treatment, such as wastewater and effluent treatment, steam generation, distillation, and cooling water systems.

Anti-foaming agents are extensively utilized in various paper industry processes, including bleaching, dyeing, and scouring. Regulations within the food processing and paper and pulp industries have been conducted with consideration of their position in the regulatory framework of the global defoamers market. Regulations pertaining to the global defoamers market have a significant impact on the growth of and demand for defoamers globally.


The global defoamers market growth study covers the assessment of the Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, and Rest of World. Asia-Pacific is anticipated to be the fastest-growing region during the forecast period. The expansion of the defoamers market in the region is primarily attributed to the increasing adoption of defoamers within the agrochemicals and paper industries.


Some of the leading companies operating in the market are Evonik Industries AG, Henkel AG & Co KGaA, Clariant International Limited, Dow Corning Corporation, etc.

Our report offerings include:
• Explore key findings of the overall market
• Strategic breakdown of market dynamics (Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, Challenges)
• Market forecasts for a minimum of 9 years, along with 3 years of historical data for all segments, sub-segments, and regions
• Market Segmentation caters to a thorough assessment of key segments with their market estimations
• Geographical Analysis: Assessments of the mentioned regions and country-level segments with their market share
• Key analytics: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis, Vendor Landscape, Opportunity Matrix, Key Buying Criteria, etc.
• The competitive landscape is the theoretical explanation of the key companies based on factors, market share, etc.
• Company profiling: A detailed company overview, product/services offered, SCOT analysis, and recent strategic developments

1. Research Scope & Methodology
1.1. Study Objectives
1.2. Methodology
1.3. Assumptions & Limitations
2. Executive Summary
2.1. Market Size & Estimates
2.2. Market Overview
2.3. Scope Of Study
2.4. Crisis Scenario Analysis
2.4.1. Impact Of Covid-19 On Defoamers Market
2.5. Major Market Findings
2.5.1. Silicone-based Defoamers Dominate The Type Segment
2.5.2. Water-based Defoamers Witness Robust Growth During Forecast Period
3. Market Dynamics
3.1. Key Drivers
3.1.1. Defoamers’ High Prominence In Water Treatment
3.1.2. Surge In Demand From Food & Beverage Industry
3.1.3. Widening Applications In Pulp And Paper Industry
3.1.4. Rising Demand In Paints And Coatings Applications
3.2. Key Restraints
3.2.1. Strict Regulatory Issues Concerning Defoamers
3.2.2. Unstable Oil And Natural Gas Prices
4. Key Analytics
4.1. Key Market Trends
4.1.1. Adoption Of Eco-friendly Defoamers
4.2. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.2.1. Buyers Power
4.2.2. Suppliers Power
4.2.3. Substitution
4.2.4. New Entrants
4.2.5. Industry Rivalry
4.3. Growth Prospect Mapping
4.4. Market Maturity Analysis
4.5. Market Concentration Analysis
5. Market By Product
5.1. Oil-based Defoamers
5.1.1. Market Forecast Figure
5.1.2. Segment Analysis
5.2. Silicone-based Defoamers
5.2.1. Market Forecast Figure
5.2.2. Segment Analysis
5.3. Water-based Defoamers
5.3.1. Market Forecast Figure
5.3.2. Segment Analysis
5.4. Other Products
5.4.1. Market Forecast Figure
5.4.2. Segment Analysis
6. Market By Industry
6.1. Agrochemicals
6.1.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.1.2. Segment Analysis
6.2. Paints & Coatings
6.2.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.2.2. Segment Analysis
6.3. Food & Beverages
6.3.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.3.2. Segment Analysis
6.4. Pulp & Paper
6.4.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.4.2. Segment Analysis
6.5. Water Treatment
6.5.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.5.2. Segment Analysis
6.6. Oil & Gas
6.6.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.6.2. Segment Analysis
6.7. Other Industries
6.7.1. Market Forecast Figure
6.7.2. Segment Analysis
7. Geographical Analysis
7.1. North America
7.1.1. Market Size & Estimates
7.1.2. North America Defoamers Market Drivers
7.1.3. North America Defoamers Market Challenges
7.1.4. Key Players In North America Defoamers Market
7.1.5. Country Analysis United States United States Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Canada Canada Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities
7.2. Europe
7.2.1. Market Size & Estimates
7.2.2. Europe Defoamers Market Drivers
7.2.3. Europe Defoamers Market Challenges
7.2.4. Key Players In Europe Defoamers Market
7.2.5. Country Analysis United Kingdom United Kingdom Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Germany Germany Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities France France Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Italy Italy Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Spain Spain Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Rest Of Europe Rest Of Europe Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities
7.3. Asia-pacific
7.3.1. Market Size & Estimates
7.3.2. Asia-pacific Defoamers Market Drivers
7.3.3. Asia-pacific Defoamers Market Challenges
7.3.4. Key Players In Asia-pacific Defoamers Market
7.3.5. Country Analysis China China Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Japan Japan Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities India India Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities South Korea South Korea Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Singapore Singapore Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Australia & New Zealand Australia & New Zealand Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Rest Of Asia-pacific Rest Of Asia-pacific Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities
7.4. Rest Of World
7.4.1. Market Size & Estimates
7.4.2. Rest Of World Defoamers Market Drivers
7.4.3. Rest Of World Defoamers Market Challenges
1.1.1. Key Players In Rest Of World Defoamers Market
7.4.4. Regional Analysis Latin America Latin America Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities Middle East & Africa Middle East & Africa Defoamers Market Size & Opportunities
8. Competitive Landscape
8.1. Key Strategic Developments
8.1.1. Mergers & Acquisitions
8.1.2. Product Launches & Developments
8.1.3. Partnerships & Agreements
8.2. Company Profiles
8.2.1. Basf Se Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.2. Clariant International Limited Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.3. Dow Corning Corporation Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.4. Eastman Chemical Company Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.5. Elementis Plc Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.6. Wacker Chemie Ag Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.7. Evonik Industries Ag Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.8. Henkel Ag & Co Kgaa Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.9. Ivanhoe Industries Inc Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.10. Applied Material Solutions Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.11. Ascent Chemicals Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.12. Kemira Oyj Company Overview Product List Strength & Challenge Analysis
8.2.13. Crucible Chemical Company Company Overview Product List
8.2.14. Ashland Inc Company Overview Product List
8.2.15. Momentive Performance Material Inc Company Overview Product List

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