Ethoxylates Market Share & Trends Analysis, By Type (Alcohol Ethoxylates (AE), Fatty Amine Ethoxylates, Fatty Acid Ethoxylates), By End-use Industries (Household & Personal Care, Pharmaceutical, Agrochemicals), By Region Forecast - Global Review 2018 to 2028
Global Ethoxylates Market: Introduction
Ethoxylates are organic compounds manufactured by the treatment of alcohols and phenols with ethylene oxide in the presence of potassium hydroxide as a catalyst. Ethoxylates are used as intermediates during the manufacturing of surface cleaners, detergents, cosmetics and paints. Textile processing, agriculture, paints & coatings, personal care and pulp & paper industries are some of the major end-users of ethoxylates. Ethoxylates are primarily used in industrial applications owing to their high water solubility, low aquatic toxicity, good formulation and excellent wetting ability. Additionally, ethoxylates are also used as emulsion stabilizers during the processing of emulsion polymers, floor polishes and wax, as they rapidly dissolve and provide ionic stability to the emulsion. The demand for ethoxylates is being primarily driven by the growing textile processing, paints & coatings and personal care industries. Ethoxylates are used as surfactants in various process operations, such as dyeing, scouring and lubrication, in the textile processing industry. They also help in the removal of impurities during cleaning of fibers, thereby helping in creating good quality fabrics. Moreover, the cosmetic & personal care industry is another driving factor anticipated to influence the demand for ethoxylates in the near future. Ethoxylates are used as solvents during the preparation of cosmetic products as they possess high emulsifying and water solubility characteristics. Furthermore, ethoxylates are non-ionic in nature and they offer high chemical stability and hence, are preferred over other surfactants that do not dissolve in water.
Global Ethoxylates Market: Dynamics
Expansion of agricultural industries and households, especially in developing economies, will create new opportunities for the growth of the ethoxylates market during the forecast period. On the other hand, growing environmental concerns related to the toxic effects of ethoxylates and expansion of raw material feedstock by other end users may hamper the growth of the market.
Global Ethoxylates Market: Regional Outlook
In terms of global demand, Europe is estimated to be one of the largest producers of ethoxylates across the globe. However, the market growth in Europe is anticipated to become stable due to various governmental regulations in near future. North America is expected to portray a similar scenario as this region has developed markets. Asia Pacific is proposed to experience faster growth during the forecast period due to the rising demand for ethoxylates for household applications and from the personal care industries. Moreover, changing consumer lifestyle and rising disposable income are the other key factors supposed to fuel the demand for ethoxylates in China and India. Latin America is anticipated to create favorable opportunities over the next few years, this is mainly due to increasing foreign investments and growth in the regional population.
Global Ethoxylates Market: Market Participants
Some of the market participants involved in the manufacturing of ethoxylates are:
- The DOW Chemical Company
- Basf S.E.
- Royal Dutch Shell PLC
- Huntsman International LLC
- Stepan Company
- Clariant AG
- Sasol Limited
- India Glycols Limited (IGL)
- Ineos Group Limited
The research report presents a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains thoughtful insights, facts, historical data and statistically supported and industry-validated market data. It also contains projections using a suitable set of assumptions and methodologies. The research report provides analysis and information according to market segments such as geographies, application and industry.
Avail customized purchase options for your needs
The report covers exhaust analysis on:
- Market Segments
- Market Dynamics
- Market Size
- Supply & Demand
- Current Trends/Issues/Challenges
- Competition & Companies involved
- Value Chain
Regional analysis includes:
- North America (U.S., Canada)
- Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru)
- Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain, BENELUX, Nordic, Eastern Europe)
- CIS and Russia
- Asia-Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, South Korea)
- Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, South Africa, Turkey, Iran, Israel)
The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.
An Adaptive Approach to Modern-day Research Needs
- Detailed overview of parent market
- Changing market dynamics in the industry
- In-depth market segmentation
- Historical, current and projected market size in terms of volume and value
- Recent industry trends and developments
- Competitive landscape
- Strategies of key players and products offered
- Potential and niche segments, geographical regions exhibiting promising growth
- A neutral perspective on market performance
- Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprint
NOTE - All statements of fact, opinion, or analysis expressed in reports are those of the respective analysts. They do not necessarily reflect formal positions or views of Fact.MR
Global Ethoxylates Market: Segmentation
The global Ethoxylates market can be segmented on the basis of type, end use industry and region.
On the basis of the type of ethoxylates, the global ethoxylates market can be segmented as:
- Alcohol Ethoxylates (AE)
- Fatty Amine Ethoxylates
- Fatty Acid Ethoxylates
- Methyl Ester Ethoxylates (MEE)
- Glyceride Ethoxylates
On the basis of end use industries, the global ethoxylates market can be segmented into:
- Household & Personal Care
- Oilfield Chemicals
On the basis of region, the global ethoxylates market can be segmented into:
- North America (U.S., Canada)
- Latin America (Mexico. Brazil)
- Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain)
- Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
- South East Asia and Pacific (India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
- Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, S. Africa, Northern Africa)
Need an Exclusive Report for your Unique Requirement?
- Related Reports -
- Our Clients -
- Evaluate How Fact.MR's Report Can Help. -
Is the market research conducted by Fact.MR?
Yes, the report has been compiled by expert analysts of Fact.MR, through a combination of primary and secondary research. To know more about how the research was conducted, you can speak to a research analyst.
What research methodology is followed by Fact.MR?
Fact.MR follows a methodology that encompasses the demand-side assessment of the market, and triangulates the same through a supply-side analysis. This methodology is based on the use of standard market structure, methods, and definitions.
What are the sources of secondary research?
Fact.MR conducts extensive secondary research through proprietary databases, paid databases, and information available in the public domain. We refer to industry associations, company press releases, annual reports, investor presentations, and research papers. More information about desk research is available upon request.
Who are the respondents for primary research?
Fact.MR speaks to stakeholders across the spectrum, including C-level executives, distributors, product manufacturers, and industry experts. For a full list of primary respondents, please reach out to us.
Is a sample of this report available for evaluation?
Yes, you can request a sample, and it will be sent to you through an email.