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Chemicals in South Africa

Chemicals in South Africa

Summary

Chemicals in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

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

Key Highlights

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 2016 annual average exchange rates.

The South African chemicals market is expected to generate total revenues of $20.8bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.9% between 2013 and 2017.

The commodity chemicals segment is expected to be the market's most lucrative in 2017, with total revenues of $13.7bn, equivalent to 65.8% of the market's overall value.

Trade in and out of South Africa is becoming increasingly easier and the US is now among one of the main countries that South Africa exports chemicals to.

Scope

  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the chemicals market in South Africa
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the chemicals market in South Africa
  • 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 South Africa chemicals market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Africa chemicals market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the South Africa chemicals market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa chemicals market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South Africa'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
AECI Ltd
BASF SE
DowDuPont Inc
Sasol Limited
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa chemicals market value: $ billion, 2013-17(e)
Table 2: South Africa chemicals market category segmentation: $ billion, 2017(e)
Table 3: South Africa chemicals market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2017(e)
Table 4: South Africa chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2017-22
Table 5: AECI Ltd: key facts
Table 6: AECI Ltd: key financials ($)
Table 7: AECI Ltd: key financials (ZAR)
Table 8: AECI Ltd: key financial ratios
Table 9: BASF SE: key facts
Table 10: BASF SE: key financials ($)
Table 11: BASF SE: key financials (€)
Table 12: BASF SE: key financial ratios
Table 13: DowDuPont Inc: key facts
Table 14: Sasol Limited: key facts
Table 15: Sasol Limited: key financials ($)
Table 16: Sasol Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 17: Sasol Limited: key financial ratios
Table 18: South Africa size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 19: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 20: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 21: South Africa inflation, 2013-17
Table 22: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 23: South Africa exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa chemicals market value: $ billion, 2013-17(e)
Figure 2: South Africa chemicals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017(e)
Figure 3: South Africa chemicals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017(e)
Figure 4: South Africa chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2017-22
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2017
Figure 11: AECI Ltd: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: AECI Ltd: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: BASF SE: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: BASF SE: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Sasol Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Sasol Limited: assets & liabilities

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