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 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

  • The chemicals market consists of speciality chemicals, commodity chemicals, agricultural chemicals, and other chemicals (which include products such as pharmaceutical chemicals).
  • The South African chemicals market had total revenues of $24.4bn in 2018, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.2% between 2014 and 2018.
  • The commodity chemicals segment was the market's most lucrative in 2018, with total revenues of $15.5bn, equivalent to 63.6% of the market's overall value.
  • The IMF has already slashed GDP growth predictions to 0.7% for 2019 from the previously estimated 1.2%. Economic growth is indicative of the performance of industry, If industries start to experience weaker growth, the demand for chemicals could start to decline causing the value of the industry to drop in accordance.
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 2018?
  • What will be the size of the South Africa chemicals market in 2023?
  • 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?


1 Executive Summary
1.1. Market value
1.2. Market value forecast
1.3. Category segmentation
1.4. Geography segmentation
1.5. Market rivalry
1.6. Competitive Landscape
2 Market Overview
2.1. Market definition
2.2. Market analysis
3 Market Data
3.1. Market value
4 Market Segmentation
4.1. Category segmentation
4.2. Geography segmentation
5 Market Outlook
5.1. Market value forecast
6 Five Forces Analysis
6.1. Summary
6.2. Buyer power
6.3. Supplier power
6.4. New entrants
6.5. Threat of substitutes
6.6. Degree of rivalry
7 Competitive Landscape
7.1. Who are the leading players?
7.2. What have been the most significant mergers and acquisitions over the last year?
7.3. What strategies do the leading players follow?
8 Company Profiles
8.1. Sasol Limited
8.2. Omnia Holdings Ltd
8.3. BASF SE
8.4. DowDuPont Inc
9 Macroeconomic Indicators
9.1. Country data
10 Appendix
10.1. Methodology
10.2. Industry associations
10.3. Related MarketLine research
10.4. About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa chemicals market value: $ billion, 2014-18
Table 2: South Africa chemicals market category segmentation: $ billion, 2018
Table 3: South Africa chemicals market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2018
Table 4: South Africa chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2018-23
Table 5: Sasol Limited: key facts
Table 6: Sasol Limited: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 7: Sasol Limited: Key Employees
Table 8: Omnia Holdings Ltd: key facts
Table 9: Omnia Holdings Ltd: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 10: Omnia Holdings Ltd: Key Employees
Table 11: BASF SE: key facts
Table 12: BASF SE: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 13: BASF SE: Key Employees
Table 14: DowDuPont Inc: key facts
Table 15: DowDuPont Inc: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 16: DowDuPont Inc: Key Employees
Table 17: South Africa size of population (million), 2014-18
Table 18: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 19: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 20: South Africa inflation, 2014-18
Table 21: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18
Table 22: South Africa exchange rate, 2014-18
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa chemicals market value: $ billion, 2014-18
Figure 2: South Africa chemicals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 3: South Africa chemicals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 4: South Africa chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2018-23
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the chemicals market in South Africa, 2018

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