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Global Propylene Glycol Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report

Global Propylene Glycol Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report

About Propylene Glycol Market

One of the key growth factors for global propylene glycol supply market is the increasing demand of the propylene glycol as an anti-freeze agent in industries such as automotive, personal care, and cosmetics due to its non-toxic nature. Moreover, it is replacing ethylene glycol, which was traditionally used as an anti-freeze and coolant in these industries, due to its toxic nature.

Covered in this report

The report provides actionable insights to improve source-to-contract cycle performance in the Global Propylene Glycol Market. It helps sourcing professionals formulate better category strategies, enhance savings, understand supplier and market challenges, and implement sourcing best practices.

SpendEdge’s report, Global Propylene Glycol Market, provides up-to-date information about market shifts and potential risks, as well as in-depth knowledge of products and services, which can help in planning and in executing category management activities. It focuses on the cost-saving aspects of procurement and on providing insights that can lead to optimization of category spend.

Category driver

  • Rise in demand for anti-freeze agents and coolants
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Category constraints
  • Constant change in prices of propylene glycol
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Procurement best practices
  • Including a clause in SLAs for renegotiation on pricing
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What are the market dynamics?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What are the category growth drivers?
  • What are the constraints to category growth?
  • Who are the suppliers in this market?
  • What are the demand-supply shifts?
  • What are the major category requirements?
  • What are the procurement best practices in this market?


Press Release

SpendEdge Announces the Publication of its Procurement Research Report – Global Propylene Glycol Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report 2017-2021.

SpendEdge recognizes the following companies as the key suppliers in the Global Propylene Glycol Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report: The Dow Chemical, LyondellBasell, Archer Daniels Midland, SK Group, and DuPont.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from SpendEdge said: “Buyers must have a clear understanding of all the factors when they are negotiating for the price of propylene glycol, as this will help them optimize procurement costs by negotiating better.”

According to the report, one of the key growth contributors for global propylene glycol supply market is the increasing demand of the propylene glycol as an anti-freeze agent in industries such as automotive, personal care, and cosmetics due to its non-toxic nature. Moreover, it is replacing ethylene glycol, which was traditionally used as an anti-freeze and coolant in these industries, due to its toxic nature.

Further, the report states that a major procurement challenge experienced by the buyers is the constant change in prices of propylene glycol. SpendEdge’s procurement specialists predict that the buyers must seek assistance from suppliers on forecasting of demand and pricing of raw materials.

Companies Mentioned

The Dow Chemical, LyondellBasell, Archer Daniels Midland, SK Group, and DuPont.

PART 1: CATEGORY AT A GLANCE
TAKEAWAY 01 | Market Overview
TAKEAWAY 02 | Demand and Supply Snapshot
TAKEAWAY 03 | Key Market Dynamics
TAKEAWAY 04 | Supply Market Highlights
TAKEAWAY 05 | Pricing Insights
TAKEAWAY 06 | Procurement Insights
PART 2: SCOPE OF THE REPORT
Category Definition
Research Methodology
PART 3: MARKET INSIGHTS
Category Spend Analysis
Category Maturity by Regions
Demand-Supply Shifts
Regional Demand-Supply Snapshot
Global Molasses Production Hubs
Market Developments
Regional Impact of Trends
Key Category Growth Drivers and Corresponding Regional Impacts
Major Category Growth Constraints and Corresponding Regional Impacts
Key Current Technological Innovations
Major Regulatory Frameworks
Strategic Sustainability Practices
Porter’s Five Forces
PESTLE Analysis
PART 4: SUPPLY MARKET INSIGHTS
Supplier Operational Capability Matrix
Other Prominent Suppliers by Region: Operational Capability Matrix
Supplier Functional Capability Matrix
Other Prominent Suppliers by Region: Functional Capability Matrix
Key Clients/Partners
Supplier Cost Breakup
Supplier Positioning Matrix
PART 5: PRICING INSIGHTS
Pricing Models Snapshot
Pricing Models – Pros and Cons
Indicative Pricing
PART 6: PROCUREMENT INSIGHTS
Major Category Requirements
Major Procurement Pain Points
Category Sourcing Evolution Matrix
Procurement Best Practices
Cost-saving Opportunities
Supplier Selection Criteria
Category Negotiation Strategies
SLA Terms
Supplier Evaluation Criteria
Category Risk Analysis
PART 7: TOP FIVE SUPPLIERS
The Dow Chemical
LyondellBasel
Archer Daniels Midland
SK Group
DuPont
PART 8: APPENDIX
Glossary
Key Notes
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