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Chemicals in Japan


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Chemicals in Japan

Summary

Chemicals in Japan industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Japan chemicals market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

The chemicals market consists of speciality chemicals, commodity chemicals, agricultural chemicals, and other chemicals (which includes products such as pharmaceutical chemicals). Market values are taken at producer selling price (PSP). Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2015 annual average exchange rates.

The Japanese chemicals market is expected to generate total revenues of $192.2bn in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.4% between 2012 and 2016.

As is common globally, commodity chemicals dominate the Japanese market. They are low-cost, low-skill products that are high in demand, and therefore form the staple of the Japanese chemicals market.

The commodity chemicals segment is expected to be the market's most lucrative in 2016, with total revenues of $81.1bn, equivalent to 42.2% of the market's overall value.

Scope

  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the chemicals market in Japan
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the chemicals market in Japan
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key chemicals market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Japan chemicals market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the Japan chemicals market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the Japan chemicals market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Japan chemicals market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up Japan's chemicals market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
Toray Industries, Inc.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: Japan chemicals market value: $ billion, 2012–16(e)
Table 2: Japan chemicals market category segmentation: $ billion, 2016(e)
Table 3: Japan chemicals market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2016(e)
Table 4: Japan chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2016–21
Table 5: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key facts
Table 6: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 7: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key financials (¥)
Table 8: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 9: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.: key facts
Table 10: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 11: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.: key financials (¥)
Table 12: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 13: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 14: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 15: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.: key financials (¥)
Table 16: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 17: Toray Industries, Inc.: key facts
Table 18: Toray Industries, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 19: Toray Industries, Inc.: key financials (¥)
Table 20: Toray Industries, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 21: Japan size of population (million), 2012–16
Table 22: Japan gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2012–16
Table 23: Japan gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2012–16
Table 24: Japan inflation, 2012–16
Table 25: Japan consumer price index (absolute), 2012–16
Table 26: Japan exchange rate, 2012–16
List Of Figures
Figure 1: Japan chemicals market value: $ billion, 2012–16(e)
Figure 2: Japan chemicals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2016(e)
Figure 3: Japan chemicals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016(e)
Figure 4: Japan chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2016–21
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the chemicals market in Japan, 2016
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the chemicals market in Japan, 2016
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the chemicals market in Japan, 2016
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the chemicals market in Japan, 2016
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the chemicals market in Japan, 2016
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the chemicals market in Japan, 2016
Figure 11: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Toray Industries, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Toray Industries, Inc.: assets & liabilities

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