Asia-Pacific N-Butanol Market By Applications (Butyl Acrylate, Butyl Acetate, Glycol Ethers, and Others) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019
The Asia-Pacific n-butanol market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 7.7% during the forecast period of 2014 to 2019. China holds the largest share of the Asia-Pacific n-butanol market, while the Indian segment is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR of 10.8% during the given forecast period.
In this report, the Asia-Pacific n-butanol market has been broadly classified on the basis of application and country. The application segment of the market is categorized into butyl acrylate, glycol ether, butyl acetate, direct solvents, plasticizers, and others. On the basis of country, the market has been segmented into China, Japan, and India, among others.
The butyl acrylate is the fastest-growing application segment in China. It is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.1% from 2014 to 2019, followed by the butyl acetate segment, which is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 7% during the forecast period, 2014 to 2019. Butyl acrylate is a clear colorless liquid with a characteristic fruity odor. It is easily miscible with most organic solvents. It is readily polymerized and displays a wide range of properties dependent upon the selection of the monomer and reaction conditions. Butyl acrylate is a fundamental solvent, which is used for a variety of domestic and industrial applications such as adhesives, chemical intermediate, coatings, leather, plasticizers, textiles, and water treatment.
The Asia-Pacific n-butanol market is a highly concentrated market with a number of global key players. As of 2014, the Asia-Pacific n-butanol market is majorly dominated by Formosa Plastics Corporation, BASF SE, China National Petroleum Corporation, Sinopec Ltd., and Yancon Cathay Coal Chemicals. Acquisitions and expansions are the major strategies adopted by most market players to achieve growth in the n-butanol market in Asia-Pacific.
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