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Commodity Chemicals in Europe

Introduction

Commodity Chemicals in Europe industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). 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 Europe commodity chemicals market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

  • The commodity chemicals market consists of industrial chemicals and basic chemicals. These include but are not limited to organics, inorganics, resins & plastics, synthetic rubbers, and petrochemicals. Market values are taken at producer selling price (PSP). The market excludes chemical companies classified in the diversified chemicals, agricultural chemicals, or specialty chemicals sub-industries. Any currency conversions used in this report have been calculated at 2013 constant annual average exchange rates.
  • The European commodity chemicals market is expected to generate total revenues of $399.2bn in 2014, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.3% between 2010 and 2014.
  • The basic organics segment is expected to be the market's most lucrative in 2014, with total revenues of $230.3bn, equivalent to 57.7% of the market's overall value.
  • The performance of the market is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 2.1% for the five-year period 2014 - 2019, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $442.2bn by the end of 2019.
Features

Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the commodity chemicals market in Europe

Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the commodity chemicals market in Europe

Leading company profiles reveal details of key commodity chemicals market players’ global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Europe commodity chemicals market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the Europe economy

Key Questions Answered

What was the size of the Europe commodity chemicals market by value in 2014?

What will be the size of the Europe commodity chemicals market in 2019?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Europe commodity chemicals market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?


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
BASF SE
INEOS Group AG
LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
Royal Dutch Shell plc
Appendix
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: Europe commodity chemicals market value: $ billion, 2010–14(e)
Table 2: Europe commodity chemicals market category segmentation: $ billion, 2014(e)
Table 3: Europe commodity chemicals market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2014(e)
Table 4: Europe commodity chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Table 5: BASF SE: key facts
Table 6: BASF SE: key financials ($)
Table 7: BASF SE: key financials (€)
Table 8: BASF SE: key financial ratios
Table 9: INEOS Group AG: key facts
Table 10: LyondellBasell Industries N.V.: key facts
Table 11: LyondellBasell Industries N.V.: key financials ($)
Table 12: LyondellBasell Industries N.V.: key financial ratios
Table 13: Royal Dutch Shell plc: key facts
Table 14: Royal Dutch Shell plc: key financials ($)
Table 15: Royal Dutch Shell plc: key financial ratios
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: Europe commodity chemicals market value: $ billion, 2010–14(e)
Figure 2: Europe commodity chemicals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2014(e)
Figure 3: Europe commodity chemicals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2014(e)
Figure 4: Europe commodity chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the commodity chemicals market in Europe, 2014
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the commodity chemicals market in Europe, 2014
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the commodity chemicals market in Europe, 2014
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the commodity chemicals market in Europe, 2014
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the commodity chemicals market in Europe, 2014
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the commodity chemicals market in Europe, 2014
Figure 11: BASF SE: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: BASF SE: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: LyondellBasell Industries N.V.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: LyondellBasell Industries N.V.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Royal Dutch Shell plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Royal Dutch Shell plc: assets & liabilities

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