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Silicone Oil Market by End-Use Industry (Industrial, Personal Care & Homecare, Textile, Energy, Automotive & Transportation, Agriculture, Others), by Application (Lubricants, Water Repellants, Working Media, Heat Carrier) and by Region - Global Forecast t

Silicone Oil Market by End-Use Industry (Industrial, Personal Care & Homecare, Textile, Energy, Automotive & Transportation, Agriculture, Others), by Application (Lubricants, Water Repellants, Working Media, Heat Carrier) and by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

The global silicone oil market size is projected to reach USD 2.41 billion by 2020
The global silicone oil market size is projected to reach USD 2.41 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 4.85% between 2015 and 2020. The main reason for the growth of this market is the growing industrialization in various regions and the growing demand from personal care industry. The usefulness of silicone oil in various industrial applications is driving the market. The growing population and the rising demand for improved quality personal care products is also driving the market of silicone oil globally.

Asia-Pacific: the largest market for silicone oil
Asia-Pacific is the global leader in the consumption of silicone oil and this dominance is expected to continue till 2020. China, Japan, and India are the key countries in this region, accounting for more than 80% of the silicone oil market in Asia-Pacific. The Asia-Pacific market is expected to witness the highest CAGR between 2015 and 2020. This growth is attributed to the increase in disposable income and changing lifestyle of consumers in the region. Growing industrialization is also driving the market of silicone oil in the APAC region.

Personal care & home care: the largest end-use industry segment for silicone oil
Personal care & home care is the largest application segment for silicone oil. This segment is also expected to grow at the fastest growth rate during the forecast period. Silicone oil is used in many personal care products such as shampoos, hair care products, and shaving products. It is also used in manufacturing of homecare products, such as furniture polish, detergents, toiletries, insecticides, fragrances, and others. The growing consumer demand for high quality personal care products and growing population is driving the market of silicone oil in personal care & home care segment.

Breakdown of profile of primary participants:
By Company Type: Tier 1 - 55 %, Tier 2 - 20% and Tier 3 - 25%
By Designation: C level - 75%, Manager Level- 25%
By Region: Europe- 40%, North America - 30%, APAC – 20%, RoW - 10%

As a part of qualitative analysis, the report provides a comprehensive review of major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges. It also discusses competitive strategies adopted by different market players, such as Wacker Chemie A.G. (Germany), Dow Corning Corporation (U.S.), Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (U.S.), Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd. (Japan), Bluestar Silicones International (France), ACC Silicones (U.K.), Iota Silicone Oil Co. Ltd. (China), KCC Basildon Chemical Company Limited (South Korea), and others.

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This report covers the following key aspects:
What will be the market size by 2020 and what will be the growth rate
What are the key market trends
What is driving this market
What are the challenges that impact market growth
Who are the key players in this market
Global report covers key regions such as North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific with major countries in each regions


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • YEARS CONSIDERED IN THE REPORT
    • CURRENCY
    • PACKAGE SIZE
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN SILICONE OIL MARKET
    • SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • SILICONE OIL MARKET IN ASIA-PACIFIC
    • LEADING COUNTRIES IN THE MARKET, 2014
    • SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY LEADING COUNTRIES, 2015 & 2020 (KT)
    • SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014
    • LIFECYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY APPLICATION
      • BY END USER INDUSTRY
      • BY REGION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • INTENSITY OF RIVALRY
  • SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • INDUSTRIAL
        • Table INDUSTRIAL SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table INDUSTRIAL SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • PERSONAL CARE & HOME CARE
        • Table PERSONAL CARE & HOME CARE SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table PERSONAL CARE & HOME CARE SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • TEXTILE
        • Table TEXTILE SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table TEXTILE SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • ENERGY
        • Table ENERGY SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table ENERGY SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION
        • Table AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • AGRICULTURE
        • Table AGRICULTURE SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table AGRICULTURE SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • OTHERS
        • Table OTHER SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
        • Table OTHERS SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2020 (KT)
    • LUBRICANTS
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN LUBRICANTS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN LUBRICANTS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • WATER REPELLENTS
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN WATER REPELLENTS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN WATER REPELLENTS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • WORKING MEDIA
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN WORKING MEDIA, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN WORKING MEDIA, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • HEAT CARRIER
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN HEAT CARRIER, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN HEAT CARRIER, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • OTHERS
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN OTHERS SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE IN OTHERS SEGMENT, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
  • SILICONE OIL MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CHINA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table JAPAN: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table INDIA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table GERMANY: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.K.: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table ITALY: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table FRANCE: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table RUSSIA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.S.: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table MEXICO: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CANADA: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
    • REST OF THE WORLD
      • Table ROW: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table ROW: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table ROW: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table BRAZIL: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
      • TURKEY
        • Table TURKEY: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table TURKEY: SILICONE OIL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2013-2020 (TONS)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
      • EXPANSION: THE MOST POPULAR GROWTH STRATEGY
    • MAXIMUM DEVELOPMENTS IN 2015
    • EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS
      • Table EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2012-2015
    • NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT & LAUNCHES
      • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH, 2014-2015
    • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
      • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2013-2015
    • AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, JOINT VENTURES &
      • Table AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, JOINT VENTURES, &PARTNERSHIPS, 2012-2015
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • DOW CORNING CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • WACKER CHEMIE AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO. LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • MOMENTIVE PERFORMANCE MATERIALS INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BLUESTAR SILICONES INTERNATIONAL
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ACC SILICONES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • M.R. SILICONE INDUSTRIES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • IOTA SILICONE OIL CO. LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • KCC BASILDON CHEMICAL COMPANY LIMITED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
    • CLEARCO PRODUCTS CO. INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
        • Table PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • MNM VIEW
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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