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Elastomers Market by Type (Thermoset (Natural Rubber, Synthetic Rubber (SBR, IIR, PBR, NBR, ACM, EPM)), and Thermoplastic (PEBA, SBC, TPO, TPU, TPV)), Application (Automotive, Consumer Goods, Medical, and Industrial) - Global Forecast to 2021

Elastomers Market by Type (Thermoset (Natural Rubber, Synthetic Rubber (SBR, IIR, PBR, NBR, ACM, EPM)), and Thermoplastic (PEBA, SBC, TPO, TPU, TPV)), Application (Automotive, Consumer Goods, Medical, and Industrial) - Global Forecast to 2021

“The growing use of elastomers in the automotive industries is a key factor for the growth of the elastomers market”
The global elastomers market size (2016–2021) is estimated to reach USD 92.36 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 4.6% from 2016 to 2021. The growth of the market can be attributed to the increasing adoption of elastomers across applications, such as automotive, medical, and industrial, owing to their properties including superior mechanical properties, chemical resistance, and high heat stability. However, high processing cost of elastomers is may restrain the growth of market.

“Medical is expected to be the fastest-growing application segment of the elastomers market”
Medical is expected to be the fastest-growing applications segment, in terms of volume & value of the elastomers market. Elastomers are being rapidly adopted to in the medical application, as they possess outstanding fungus resistance, low temperature flexibility, tensile strength, acid/base resistance, fluid resistance, excellent hydrolytic stability, easy sterilization, and excellent translucency. These properties make them suitable for a wide range of applications, such as drug patches, gas supply, drug delivery, medical bags, wound dressing, chest drainage, peristaltic pump catheters, surgical instruments, valves, needleless syringes, ventilation bags, stoppers, vial caps, and bottles.

“The rising demand from various application is expected to drive the elastomers market in Asia-Pacific”
Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market for elastomers market, in terms of value and volume. High economic growth rate, growing manufacturing industries, cheap labor, increasing foreign investments, and rise in the adoption of elastomers across applications, such as medical, automotive, and industrial applications are some of the major factors expected to fuel the growth of the market in the region. China, India, Japan, and Taiwan are key markets for elastomers in Asia-Pacific.

In the process of determining and verifying the market size for several segments and subsegments gathered through secondary research, extensive primary interviews were conducted.
The breakdown of primary interviews is given below.

By Company Type - Tier 1 - 40%, Tier 2 – 40%, and Others - 20%
By Designation - C level - 10%, Director level - 50%, and Others - 40%
By Region - Asia-Pacific - 40%, North America - 30%, Europe - 20%, the Middle East & Africa - 6%, and South America - 4%

The key companies profiled in this market research report are BASF SE (Germany), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), JSR Corporation (Japan), E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (U.S.), Lanxess AG (Germany), Zeon Corporation (Japan), Kuraray Co. Ltd. (Japan), Covestro AG (Germany), Nizhnekamskneftekhim PJSC (Russia), and Teknor Apex Company (U.S.)

Research Coverage
This report covers the elastomers market, in terms of value as well as volume, and forecasts the market size till 2021. The report includes the market segmentation based on type (SBR, IIR, PBR, NBR, ACM EPM, PERA, SBC, TPO, TPU, TPV), application (automotive, medical, consumer goods, industrial, and others), and region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, the Middle East & Africa, and South America). The regions have been further segmented based on key countries into China, India, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Germany, the U.K., Spain, France, Russia, Italy, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, and Africa. The report also provides company profiles and competitive strategies adopted by the key players in the elastomers market.

The report will help the market leaders/new entrants in this market in the following ways:

1. This report segments the elastomers market comprehensively and provides the closest approximations of the revenue numbers for the overall market and the subsegments across the different verticals and regions.

2. It will help stakeholders to understand the pulse of the market and provide them information on key market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities.

3. It will help stakeholders to understand the competitors and gain more insights to better their position in the business. The competitive landscape section includes new product developments, agreements, collaborations & joint ventures, expansions, and mergers & acquisitions.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • KEY DATA FROM SECONDARY SOURCES
      • KEY DATA FROM PRIMARY SOURCES
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
    • DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS AND LIMITATIONS
      • ASSUMPTIONS
      • LIMITATIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2021 (USD BILLION)
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE ELASTOMERS MARKET
    • ELASTOMERS MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021
    • ELASTOMERS MARKET SHARE, BY REGION
    • ELASTOMERS MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021
    • ELASTOMERS MARKET SHARE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY AND BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MARKET SEGMENTATION ELASTOMERS MARKET, BY TYPE
      • Table ELASTOMERS MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
  • ELASTOMERS MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTON)
      • Table ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • THERMOSET ELASTOMER
      • NATURAL RUBBER
      • SYNTHETIC RUBBER
    • THERMOPLASTIC ELASTOMER
      • STYRENE BLOCK COPOLYMER
      • THERMOPLASTIC POLYURETHANE
      • THERMOPLASTIC POLYOLEFINS
      • THERMOPLASTIC VULCANIZATES
      • THERMOPLASTICPOLYESTER ELASTOMERS
      • POLYETHER BLOCK AMIDE
  • ELASTOMER MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table ELASTOMER MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ELASTOMER MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • AUTOMOTIVE
      • TIRE
      • OTHER AUTOMOTIVES
    • MEDICAL
    • CONSUMER GOODS
      • FOOTWEAR
    • INDUSTRIAL
      • WIRE & CABLE
    • OTHERS
      • BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
      • PHOTOVOLTAICS
      • MINING, OIL & GAS
  • ELASTOMERS MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table INDIA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table JAPAN: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • THAILAND
        • Table THAILAND: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table THAILAND: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table ITALY: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SPAIN: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE.: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table CANADA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table MEXICO: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table BRAZIL: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF SOUTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: ELASTOMERS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES (2012-2016)
      • EXPANSIONS
        • Table EXPANSIONS (2012-2016)
      • COLLABORATIONS & JOINT VENTURES
        • Table COLLABORATIONS & JOINT VENTURES (2012-2016)
      • MERGERS & ACQUSITIONS
        • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS (2012-2016)
      • AGREEMENTS
        • Table AGREEMENTS (2012-2016)
    • GLOBAL MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS: ELASTOMERS
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • BASF SE
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • JSR CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • LANXESS AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ZEON CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • KURARAY CO., LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • COVESTRO AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • NIZHNEKAMSKNEFTEKHIM PJSC
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • TEKNOR APEX
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • AUTHOR DETAILS

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