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Global Surfactants Market (Non-ionic, Anionic & Cationic): Insights, Trends and Forecast (2019-2023)

Global Surfactants Market (Non-ionic, Anionic & Cationic): Insights, Trends and Forecast (2019-2023)

The global surfactants market value is forecasted to reach US$45.49 billion in 2023, growing at a CAGR of 5.5%, for the period spanning from 2019 to 2023. The factors such as increasing home healthcare industry, escalating urban population, growing household consumption expenditure, accelerating economic conditions and improving consumer confidence are expected to drive the market growth. However, growth of the industry would be challenged by stringent regulations, volatility in the raw material prices and intense competition. A few notable trends include rising consolidation of market players, increasing preference for sugar surfactants, growing adoption of surfactants by pharmaceutical companies, and expanding bio-based surfactants market.

The surfactants industry consists of manufacturers of non-ionic, anionic, cationic and amphoteric surfactants. Major application fields of surfactants are Household Cleaning, Industrial & Institutional (I&I) Cleaning and Personal Care Industry. In terms of raw materials, surfactants are prepared from petrochemicals or bio-products.

The fastest growing regional market is Asia-Pacific, improving economic conditions and growing personal & home care market in emerging countries i.e. China & India. China represents one of the largest markets for surfactants and is already well-penetrated at developed market levels. North America and Western Europe are highly established premium markets where growth lies in Bio-Based surfactants.

Scope of the report:

  • The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global surfactants market, segmented on the basis of chemical properties i.e. anionic, non-ionic, cationic & amphoteric and End Applications i.e. household cleaning, personal care, industrial and institutional cleaning.
  • The major regional markets (Asia-Pacific, North America and Western Europe) have been analysed along with country coverage of China, Japan, India, US, Canada, Germany, France and Italy
  • The market dynamics such as growth drivers, market trends and challenges are analysed in-depth.
  • The competitive landscape of the market, along with the company profiles of leading players i.e. Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad, BASF SE, Huntsman Corporation, Stepan Company, Evonik Industries AG and Galaxy Surfactants Ltd. are also presented in detail.
Key Target Audience:
  • Surfactant Manufacturers
  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • End Users
  • Consulting Firms
  • Investment Banks
  • Government Bodies & Regulating Authorities


1. Market Overview
1.1 Introduction
Table 1: Surfactant Types by Source
1.2 Types
Table 2: Comparison between Bio-Based Surfactants and Synthetic Surfactants
Table 3: Surfactant Types by Chemical Properties
1.3 Manufacturing Process
Table 4: Bio-Based Surfactants Manufacturing Process
1.4 Uses
1.5 End Users and Applications
Table 5: Surfactants End Users and Applications
2. Global Surfactants Market Analysis
2.1 Global Surfactants Market Value
Table 6: Global Surfactants Market Value (2014-2018)
2.2 Global Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 7: Global Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2019-2023)
2.3 Global Surfactants Market Value by Segments
Table 8: Global Surfactants Market Value by Segments (2018)
2.3.1 Global Non-Ionic Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 9: Global Non-Ionic Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
2.3.2 Global Anionic Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 10: Global Anionic Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
2.3.3 Global Cationic Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 11: Global Cationic Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
2.4 Global Surfactants Market Value by Applications
Table 12: Global Surfactants Market Value by Applications (2018)
2.4.1 Global Household Cleaning Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 13: Global Household Cleaning Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
2.4.2 Global Industrial Application Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 14: Global Industrial Application Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
2.4.3 Global Personal Care Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 15: Global Personal Care Surfactant Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
2.5 Global Surfactants Market Value by Region
Table 16: Global Surfactants Market Value by Region (2018)
2.6 Global Surfactants Market Volume
Table 17: Global Surfactants Market Volume (2014-2018)
2.7 Global Surfactants Market Volume Forecast
Table 18: Global Surfactants Market Volume Forecast (2019-2023)
2.8 Global Surfactants Market Volume by Segments
Table 19: Global Surfactants Market Volume by Segments (2018)
2.8.1 Global Non-Ionic Surfactants Market Volume Forecast
Table 20: Global Non-Ionic Surfactants Market Volume Forecast (2018-2023)
2.8.2 Global Anionic Surfactant Market Volume Forecast
Table 21: Global Anionic Surfactant Market Volume Forecast (2018-2023)
2.8.3 Global Cationic Surfactants Market Volume Forecast
Table 22: Global Cationic Surfactants Market Volume Forecast (2018-2023)
3. Regional Surfactants Market Analysis
3.1 Asia-Pacific
3.1.1 Asia-Pacific Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 23: Asia-Pacific Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.1.2 Asia-Pacific Surfactants Market Value by Country
Table 24: Asia-Pacific Surfactants Market Value by Country (2018)
3.1.3 China Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 25: China Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.1.4 Japan Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 26: Japan Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.1.5 India Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 27: India Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.1.6 India Surfactants Market Value by Applications
Table 28: India Surfactants Market Value by Applications (2018)
3.1.7 India Industrial Application Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 29: India Industrial Application Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.1.8 India Household Cleaning Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 30: India Household Cleaning Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.1.9 India Personal Care Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 31: India Personal Care Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.2 North America
3.2.1 North America Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 32: North America Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.2.2 North America Surfactants Market Value by Country
Table 33: North America Surfactants Market Value by Country (2018)
3.2.3 The U.S. Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 34: The U.S. Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.2.4 Canada Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 35: Canada Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.3 Western Europe
3.3.1 Western Europe Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 36: Western Europe Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.3.2 Western Europe Surfactants Market Value by Country
Table 37: Western Europe Surfactants Market Value by Country (2018)
3.3.3 Germany Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 38: Germany Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.3.4 France Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 39: France Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
3.3.5 Italy Surfactants Market Value Forecast
Table 40: Italy Surfactants Market Value Forecast (2018-2023)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Home HealthCare Industry
Table 41: Global Home HealthCare Industry (2018-2023)
4.1.2 Escalating Urban Population
Table 42: Global Urban Population (2014-2018)
4.1.3 Growing Household Consumption Expenditure
Table 43: Global Household Final Consumption Expenditure (2014-2018)
4.1.4 Accelerating Economic Conditions
Table 44: Global GDP Per Capita (2014-2018)
4.1.5 Improving Consumer Confidence
Table 45: Consumer Confidence Index in the U.S. and Europe (2014-2018)
4.2 Key Trends and Developments
4.2.1 Rising Consolidation of Market Players
4.2.2 Increasing Preference for Sugar Surfactants
Table 46: Global Sugar Surfactants Consumption Volume (2018-2023)
4.2.3 Growing Adoption of Surfactants by Pharmaceutical Companies
4.2.4 Introduction of SIMULSO SL 7G Hydrotope Surfactant
4.2.5 Expanding Bio-Based Surfactants Market
Table 47: Global Bio-Based Surfactants Market (2018-2023)
4.3 Challenges
4.3.1 Stringent Regulations
4.3.2 Volatility in the Raw Material Prices
4.3.3 Intense Competition
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Global Surfactant Market
5.1.1 Key Players – Revenue Comparison
Table 48: Key Players – Revenue Comparison (2018)
5.1.2 Key Players – Market Cap Comparison
Table 49: Key Players – Market Cap Comparison (2019)
5.1.3 Key Players – Research & Development Expenditure Comparison
Table 50: Key Players – Research & Development Expenditure Comparison (2018)
6. Company Profiles
6.1 Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad
6.1.1 Business Overview
Table 51: KLK Segment Functions
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 52: KLK Revenues and Net Profit (2014-2018)
Table 53: KLK Revenues by Segments (2018)
Table 54: KLK Revenues by Region (2018)
6.1.3 Business Strategies
Table 55: KLK Significant Agreements (2018)
6.2 BASF SE
6.2.1 Business Overview
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 56: BASF Sales and Net Income (2014-2018)
Table 57: BASF Sales by Segment (2018)
6.2.3 Business Strategies
6.3 Huntsman Corporation
6.3.1 Business Overview
Table 58: Huntsman Corp. Segment Overview
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 59: Huntsman Corp. Revenues and Net Income (2014-2018)
Table 60: Huntsman Corp. Revenues by Segment (2018)
Table 61: Huntsman Corp. Revenues by Region (2018)
6.3.3 Business Strategies
6.4 Stepan Company
6.4.1 Business Overview
6.4.2 Financial Overview
Table 62: Stepan Co. Net Sales and Net Income (2014-2018)
Table 63: Stepan Co. Net Sales by Segment (2018)
Table 64: Stepan Co. Net Sales by Region (2018)
6.4.3 Business Strategies
6.5 Evonik Industries AG
6.5.1 Business Overview
Table 65: Evonik Industries Segment Description
6.5.2 Financial Overview
Table 66: Evonik Industries Sales and Net Income (2014-2018)
Table 67: Evonik Industries Sales by Segment (2018)
Table 68: Evonik Industries Sales by Region (2018)
6.5.3 Business Strategies
6.6 Galaxy Surfactants Ltd.
6.6.1 Business Overview
6.6.2 Financial Overview
Table 69: Galaxy Surfactants Sales and Profit (2015-2019)
Table 70: Galaxy Surfactants Sales by Segment (2019)
6.6.3 Business Strategies

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