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Masterbatch Market by Type (White, Black, Color, Additive, Filler, and Others) and by Application (Packaging, Building & Construction, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Textile, and Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020

Masterbatch Market by Type (White, Black, Color, Additive, Filler, and Others) and by Application (Packaging, Building & Construction, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Textile, and Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020

The masterbatch market is estimated to have accounted for USD 8.35 billion in 2014 and is projected to reach USD 12.61 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 7.0% between 2015 and 2020. The market is largely driven by the increased demand from the end-use industries such as packaging, consumer goods, and others.

“Color masterbatch to dominate the market with largest market share”
Color masterbatch is the most popular type of masterbatch. The demand of color masterbatch is mainly driven by the need of end-use industries such as packaging, consumer goods, textiles, and automotive to differentiate their products in the market. These end-use industries rely heavily on color for their marketing and branding strategies. Color masterbatch offers these companies the option of using customized colors. It is the largest segment of the masterbatch market, in terms of volume and value. The demand of color masterbatch can be attributed to the growing need of end-use industries to make their products visually appealing for customers.

“Packaging segment to capture the largest share of the masterbatch market”
The increase in movement of goods owing to globalization, liberalization, changing consumer lifestyles, and economic development has led to the increase in demand for better protection and handling of goods. The availability of wide variety of plastics and their adherence to regulatory standards make plastics the most extensively used material in packaging. Plastics also help provide better aesthetics to packaging as they offer ease in providing the required color, shape, size, utility, printing, weight, protection, and others. The growth of plastics in the packing industry is driving the demand of masterbatch. It is widely used in the plastics industry for coloring. The growing importance of color in marketing and branding activities is further fueling growth of the masterbatch market.

In the process of determining and verifying the market size for several segments and subsegments gathered through secondary research, extensive primary interviews were conducted as follows:
By Company Type: Tier 1 (50%), Tier 2 (37%), and Tier 3 (13%).
By Designation: C-level (46%), Director Level (33%), and Others (21%)
By Region: North America (34%), Europe (31%), Asia-PacificA(23%), and RoW (12%).

The various key players profiled in the report includes A. Schulman, Inc. (U.S.), Cabot Corporation (U.S.), Clariant AG (Switzerland), Polyone Corporation (U.S.), Plastika Kritis S.A. (Greece), Ampacet Corporation (U.S.), Hubron International Ltd. (U.K.), Kunststof-Kemi Skandinavia A/S (Denmark), Polyplast Müller GmbH (Germany), and Tosaf Group (Israel).

The report will help the leading players/new entrants in this market in the following ways:
1. This report segments the masterbatch market comprehensively and provides the closest approximations of the revenue numbers for the overall market and the subsegments across different verticals and regions.

2. The report helps stakeholders to understand the pulse of the market and provides them information on key market drivers, restraints, and opportunities.

3. This report will help stakeholders to better understand the competitor and gain more insights to improve their position in the business. The competitive landscape includes new product developments, partnerships, mergers & acquisitions.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY AND PRICING
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
      • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MASTERBATCH MARKET
    • MASTERBATCH MARKET: REGIONAL SEGMENTS
    • MASTERBATCH MARKET IN ASIA-PACIFIC
    • MASTERBATCH MARKET ATTRACTIVENESS
    • MASTERBATCH MARKET, BY TYPE
    • MASTERBATCH MARKET: DEVELOPING VS. DEVELOPED NATIONS
    • FASTEST-GROWING MARKETS, BY APPLICATION
    • LIFECYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET, BY TYPE
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINT
      • OPPORTUNITIES
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • INTENSITY OF RIVALRY
  • MASTERBATCH MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • COLOR MASTERBATCH
      • Table COLOR MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table COLOR MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • ADDITIVE MASTERBATCH
      • Table ADDITIVE MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table ADDITIVE MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • WHITE MASTERBATCH
      • Table WHITE MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table WHITE MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • BLACK MASTERBATCH
      • Table BLACK MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table BLACK MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • FILLER MASTERBATCH
      • Table FILLER MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table FILLER MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • MASTERBATCH MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • PACKAGING
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN PACKAGING SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN PACKAGING SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • CONSUMER GOODS
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN CONSUMER GOODS SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN CONSUMER GOODS SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • AUTOMOTIVE
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • TEXTILES
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN TEXTILES SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN TEXTILES SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • OTHERS
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN OTHERS SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE IN OTHERS SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • MASTERBATCH MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CHINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table INDIA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table INDIA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table INDIA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table JAPAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table JAPAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table JAPAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • TAIWAN
        • Table TAIWAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table TAIWAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table TAIWAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table TAIWAN: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table GERMANY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table FRANCE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table ITALY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table ITALY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table ITALY: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • BENELUX
        • Table BENELUX: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table BENELUX: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table BENELUX: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table BENELUX: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • POLAND
        • Table POLAND: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table POLAND: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table POLAND: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table POLAND: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.K.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.S.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table CANADA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CANADA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table CANADA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table MEXICO: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table MEXICO: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table MEXICO: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table BRAZIL: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table BRAZIL: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table BRAZIL: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table ARGENTINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table ARGENTINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table ARGENTINA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MASTERBATCH MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES: THE MOST POPULAR GROWTH STRATEGY
    • EUROPE: THE MOST ACTIVE REGION, 2011-2015
    • MAXIMUM DEVELOPMENTS RECORDED IN 2013
    • PLASTIKA KRITIS S.A.: THE MOST ACTIVE PLAYER BETWEEN 2011 AND 2015
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATIONS AND TRENDS
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2011-2015
      • EXPANSIONS
        • Table EXPANSIONS, 2011-2015
      • MERGERS & ACQUISTIONS
        • Table MERGERS & ACQUISTIONS, 2011-2015
      • CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS
        • Table CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS, 2011-2015
      • JOINT VENTURES
        • Table JOINT VENTURES, 2011-2015
      • RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
        • Table RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, 2011-2015
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • A. SCHULMAN, INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CABOT CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CLARIANT AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • POLYONE CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • PLASTIKA KRITIS S.A.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • AMPACET CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • HUBRON (INTERNATIONAL) LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • KUNSTSTOF-KEMI SKANDINAVIA A/S
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • POLYPLAST MÜLLER GMBH
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • TOSAF GROUP
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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