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Chlorine Market by Application (EDC/ PVC, C1 & C2 Aromatics, Inorganic Chemicals, Organic Chemicals, Chlorinated Intermediates, Isocyanates, Propylene Oxide, Pulp & Paper, Textiles, Water Treatment, Others), by Region - Trends & Forecasts to 2019

Chlorine Market by Application (EDC/ PVC, C1 & C2 Aromatics, Inorganic Chemicals, Organic Chemicals, Chlorinated Intermediates, Isocyanates, Propylene Oxide, Pulp & Paper, Textiles, Water Treatment, Others), by Region - Trends & Forecasts to 2019

Chlorine is widely used in the EDC/PVC, inorganic chemicals, organic chemicals, C1/C2, aromatics, chlorinated intermediaries, isocyanates, propylene oxide, pulp & paper, water treatment, and various other industries global. In 2013, chlorine had a total demand of 64,072KT globally.

The Asia-pacific region is the biggest market of chlorine, accounting for more than half of the total global demand. There is a lot of scope in Asian and North American market, with the boom in the construction industry and increased use in chemical industry. Among the applications, EDV/PVC leads in the consumption of chlorine and accounted for more than 35% of chlorine produced globally.

The regional segments include Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America and Rest of the World. The various end-user industries covered in the report are;

Chlorine
EDC/ PVC
C1/C2, Aromatics
Organic chemicals
Inorganic chemicals
Chlorinated intermediaries
Isocyanates
Propylene oxide
Pulp and paper
Water treatment
Others (TiO2 and HCl)

The market is derived by studying chlorine consumption trends, its use in various end-user industries in the said regions. The price trends of chlorine have been analyzed from annual reports of major players.

This study on chlorine market estimates its global demand and market value for 2014 and projects the expected demand and market value of the same by 2019. As a part of the quantitative analysis, the study segments the global market by applications at country level with current market estimation and forecast till 2019. The countries covered in the report are the U.S., China, Japan, India, Germany, France, and Russia. Middle East & Africa and South America are collectively considered in Rest of the World.

As a part of qualitative analysis, the research provides report with a comprehensive review of key market drivers, restraints, opportunities, winning imperatives, and key issues in the market.

The report also includes company profiling and competitive strategies adopted by various market players including, The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), BASF SE (Germany), Occidental Petroleum Corporation (U.S.), Formosa Plastics Corporation (Taiwan), Ineos Group Ltd. (U.K.), Olin Corporation (U.S.), PPG Industries (U.S.), Tata Chemicals Limited (India), Tosoh Corporation (Japan), and Hanwha Chemical Corporation (Korea). These companies are the most active and important players of the global chlorine industry.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
      • BY REGION
      • BY APPLICATION
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY AND PRICING
    • PACKAGE SIZE
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROCH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE CHLORINE MARKET
    • LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY APPLICATION
      • BY REGION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
        • Table IMPACT OF GLOBAL CHLORINE MARKET DRIVERS (2014-2019)
      • RESTRAINTS
        • Table IMPACT OF GLOBAL CHLORINE MARKET RESTRAINTS (2014-2019)
      • OPPORTUNITY
        • Table IMPACT OF GLOBAL CHLORINE MARKET OPPORTUNITY (2014-2019)
      • CHALLENGES
        • Table IMPACT OF GLOBAL CHLORINE MARKET CHALLENGES (2014-2019)
    • BURNING ISSUES
      • Table IMPACT OF GLOBAL CHLORINE MARKET BURNING ISSUES (2014-2019)
      • MERCURY EMISSIONS
      • CARBON EMISSIONS
    • WINNING IMPERATIVES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
      • RAW MATERIALS
      • MANUFACTURING
      • END-USER INDUSTRIES
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT 0F NEW ENTRANTS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • DEGREE OF COMPETITION
  • CHLORINE MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • EDC/PVC
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN EDC/PVC, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN EDC/PVC, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • C1/C2, AROMATICS
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN C1/C2, AROMATICS, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN C1/C2, AROMATICS, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • CHEMICALS - INORGANIC
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN CHEMICALS-INORGANIC, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN CHEMICALS-INORGANIC, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • CHEMICALS - ORGANIC
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN CHEMICALS-ORGANIC, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN CHEMICALS-ORGANIC, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • CHLORINATED INTERMEDIARIES
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN CHLORINATED INTERMEDIARIES, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN CHLORINATED INTERMEDIARIES, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • ISOCYANATES
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN ISOCYANATES, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN ISOCYANATES, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • PROPYLENE OXIDE
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN PROPYLENE OXIDE, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN PROPYLENE OXIDE, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • PULP & PAPER
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN PULP & PAPER, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN PULP & PAPER, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • WATER TREATMENT
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN WATER TREATMENT, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN WATER TREATMENT, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • OTHERS (INCLUDES TIO2, HCL)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN OTHER APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE IN OTHER APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
  • CHLORINE MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table CHINA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table INDIA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table JAPAN: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILO TON)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table EUROPE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table EUROPE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table GERMANY: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table RUSSIA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table FRANCE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table U.S.: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • REST OF NORTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF NORTH AMERICA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF NORTH AMERICA: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
    • REST OF THE WORLD
      • Table ROW: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ROW: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
      • Table ROW: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2012-2019 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ROW: CHLORINE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY, OLIN CORPORATION, OCCIDENTAL CORPORATION, & INEOS GROUP LTD.: MOST ACTIVE PARTICIPANTS
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS
    • EXPANSION: MOST POPULAR GROWTH STRATEGY
      • EXPANSIONS
        • Table EXPANSIONS, 2011-2015*
      • ACQUISITIONS
        • Table ACQUISITIONS, 2011- 2015*
      • JOINT VENTURES
        • Table JOINT VENTURES, 2011- 2015*
      • MERGERS& AGREEMENT
        • Table MERGERS & AGREEMENT, 2011- 2015*
      • SUPPLY CONTRACTS
        • Table SUPPLY CONTRACTS, 2011- 2015*
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • OLIN CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION (OXY)
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
    • INEOS GROUP LIMITED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
    • TOSOH CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
    • FORMOSA PLASTICS CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • PPG INDUSTRIES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • HANWHA CHEMICAL CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • TATA CHEMICALS LIMITED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGIES
    • AKZONOBEL NV
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR APPLICATION
      • KEY STRATEGY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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