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Metal Finishing Chemicals Market by Type (Cleaning, Conversion Coating, Proprietary), Process (Electroplating, Polishing, Anodizing), Material (ZN, NI, CR, CU, AU), End Use (Automotive, Electrical & Electronics), Region - Global Forecast to 2021

Metal Finishing Chemicals Market by Type (Cleaning, Conversion Coating, Proprietary), Process (Electroplating, Polishing, Anodizing), Material (ZN, NI, CR, CU, AU), End Use (Automotive, Electrical & Electronics), Region - Global Forecast to 2021

“Growing use in the automotive and steel industries is a prime factor in the growth of the metal finishing chemicals market”
The global metal finishing chemicals market is projected to reach USD 11.21 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 4.7%. Most of the growth is fueled by the rising investments in new manufacturing plants for automotive and aerospace development in various countries. This growth stems from a rise in the demand for the manufacture of interior and exterior components using metal finishing chemicals in the automotive and aerospace industries which provide superior wear resistance and corrosion resistance properties.

“Zinc (Zn) is the fastest-growing material type segment in the metal finishing chemicals market”
Zinc (Zn) is the fastest-growing type segment in terms of value in the metal finishing chemicals market. It possesses sacrificial corrosion protection, paint adhesion, decorative coating, and anti-galling. These properties make it suitable for a wide range of end-use industry applications such as the manufacture of shock absorbers, heat sinks, gears, cylinders, capacitors, and semiconductor components.

“Rising demand in Asia-Pacific is the major driver in the metal finishing chemicals market“
The Asia-Pacific region is the fastest-growing metal finishing chemicals market, in terms of value. High economic growth rate, growing manufacturing industries, cheap labor, increasing foreign investments, and rise in the applications of metal finishing chemicals across the automotive, industrial machinery, and electrical & electronics industries, are some of the major factors expected to fuel the growth of the market. Countries such as China, South Korea, and Japan, which are major hubs in the production of electronic components, are expected to drive the market in the Asia-Pacific region.

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 – 33%, Tier 2 – 60%, and Others – 7%
By Designation: C level – 56%, Director level – 33%, and Others – 11%
By Region: North America – 25%, Europe – 17%, Asia-Pacific – 42%, Middle East & Africa – 8%, and South America – 8%

The key companies profiled in this report are, Atotech Deutschland GmbH (Germany), Chemetall (Germany), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), Elementis plc (U.K.), Platform Specialty Products Corporation (U.S.), Advanced Chemical Company (U.S.), Coral Chemical Company (U.S.), Houghton International, Inc. (U.S.), McGean-Rohco, Inc. (U.S.), and NOF Corporation (Japan).

Research Coverage
The market is segmented based on process, material, type, end-use industry, and region. This report covers the metal finishing chemicals market, in terms of value and forecasts its market size till 2021. The report also provides company profiles and competitive strategies adopted by the key players in the global metal finishing chemicals market.

Reasons to Buy the Report
The report will help the market leaders/new entrants in this market in the following ways:

1. This report segments the metal finishing chemicals market comprehensively and provides the closest approximations of the revenues for the overall market and the subsegments across different verticals and regions.

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

3. It will help stakeholders understand competitors and gain more insights to better their positions in the business. The competitive landscape section includes new product developments, partnerships, and mergers & acquisitions.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • SCOPE OF THE STUDY
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • RESEARCH LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE GLOBAL METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET
    • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
    • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET IN ASIA-PACIFIC, 2015
    • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SHARE, BY TYPE
    • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS, BY PROCESS
  • MARKET OVERVIEW AND INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
    • MACROECONOMIC OVERVIEW
      • INTRODUCTION
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP
        • Table TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP, 2015-2021 (USD BILLION )
    • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY IN NORTH AMERICA
        • Table CONTRIBUTION OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO THE GDP OF NORTH AMERICA, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY IN EUROPE
        • Table CONTRIBUTION OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO THE GDP OF EUROPE, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY IN ASIAPACIFIC
        • Table CONTRIBUTION OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO THE GDP OF ASIA-PACIFIC, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table CONTRIBUTION OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO THE GDP OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY IN SOUTH AMERICA
        • Table CONTRIBUTION OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO THE GDP OF SOUTH AMERICA, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
    • TRENDS OF THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
      • Table MARKET OF NEW AIRPLANES, 2014
    • TRENDS OF THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
      • Table AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTION, 2011-2015(MILLION UNITS)
  • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • PLATING CHEMICALS
    • PROPRIETARY CHEMICALS
    • CLEANING CHEMICALS
    • CONVERSION COATING CHEMICALS
  • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS, BY PROCESS
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ELECTROPLATING
      • PLATING
      • ANODIZING
      • CARBONIZING
      • POLISHING
      • THERMAL OR PLASMA SPRAY COATING
      • OTHERS
  • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY MATERIAL
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MOSTLY USED METALS
      • Table METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY MATERIAL, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ZINC
    • NICKEL
      • NICKEL-IRON
      • NICKEL-COBALT
      • NICKEL-MANGANESE
      • ZINC-NICKEL
    • CHROMIUM
      • HARD CHROMIUM ELECTROPLATING
      • DECORATIVE CHROMIUM ELECTROPLATING
      • TRIVALENT CHROMIUM PLATING
    • ALUMINUM
    • COPPER
    • PRECIOUS METALS
      • GOLD
      • SILVER
      • PLATINUM
    • OTHERS
  • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • AUTOMOTIVE
      • SHOCK ABSORBERS
      • HEAT SINKS
      • GEARS
      • CYLINDERS
      • CAPACITORS
    • ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS
      • SEMICONDUCTOR
      • PCB (PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD)
      • CAPACITORS
      • RESISTORS
    • INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY
    • AEROSPACE & DEFENSE
      • AIRCRAFT ENGINES
      • LANDING GEAR
      • BOLTS
      • VALVE COMPONENTS
      • SATELLITE & ROCKET COMPONENTS
    • CONSTRUCTION
    • OTHERS
  • METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.S.: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CANADA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table MEXICO: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table GERMANY: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table FRANCE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table ITALY: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.K.: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SPAIN: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table RUSSIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CHINA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table INDIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table JAPAN: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • THAILAND
        • Table THAILAND: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table THAILAND: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • INDONESIA
        • Table INDONESIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table INDONESIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • TAIWAN
        • Table TAIWAN: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table TAIWAN: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • UAE
        • Table UAE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table UAE: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • QATAR
        • Table QATAR: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table QATAR: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
        • Table BRAZIL: METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET SIZE, BY PROCESS, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET IN TERMS OF SALES, 2015
      • ELEMENTIS PLC (U.K.)
      • PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODUCTS CORPORATION (U.S.)
      • DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY (U.S.)
      • NOF CORPORATION (JAPAN)
      • ATOTECH DEUTSCHLAND GMBH (GERMANY)
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS
    • KEY GROWTH STRATEGIES IN THE METAL FINISHING CHEMICALS MARKET, 2012-2016
      • Table EXPANSIONS, AGREEMENTS, AND INVESTMENTS, 2012-2016
    • MERGERS, JOINT VENTURES & ACQUISITIONS
      • Table MERGERS, JOINT VENTURES & ACQUISITION, 2012-2016
    • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
      • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2012-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILE
    • DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODUCTS CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • NOF CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • ELEMENTIS PLC
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ADVANCED CHEMICAL COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ATOTECH DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CHEMETALL
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CORAL CHEMICAL COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • HOUGHTON INTERNATIONAL, INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • MCGEAN-ROHCO, INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • OTHER KEY PLAYERS
      • A BRITE COMPANY
      • COVENTYA
      • C.UYEMURA & CO., LTD.
      • GRAUER & WEIL INDIA LTD.
      • HENKEL CORPORATION
      • INDUSTRIAL METAL FINISHING, INC.
      • METAL FINISHING TECHNOLOGIES LLC
      • QUAKER CHEMICAL CORPORATION
      • RASCHIG GMBH
      • WUHAN JADECHEM INTERNATIONAL TRADE CO., LTD.
  • 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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