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Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) Market

Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) Market

Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Market Insights 2019 to 2029

Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) Market

Escalating Demand for E-Mobility to Fuel Polybutylene Terephthalate Market

Increasing consumption of polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) in electric vehicles for interior and exterior body parts is set to fuel the market during the forecast period (2019-2029). Attributed to its high rigidity and strength, PBT has become an ideal material in a range of applications such as automotive and electrical.

Polybutylene terephthalate offers excellent heat aging behavior and high dimensional stability under heat, owing to which it has become the resin of choice in automotive industry. Automotive trends, such as reduced emissions, electrification and automated driving are set to create a progressive environment for the polybutylene terephthalate market.

In addition, the trend of driverless vehicles, which will be incorporated with a number of sensitive electronic sensors is set to create significant demand for hydrolytically resistant polybutylene terephthalate grades. Other bundled advantages such as low-friction and wear-resistant properties are poised to drive the polybutylene terephthalate market at a CAGR of ~5% over the forecast period.

Automotive to Account for One-third Share in Polybutylene Terephthalate Market

Automotive has driven the consumption of polybutylene terephthalate during the historical period (2014-2018) and is forecast to lead the market accounting for more than one third of revenue share by 2029. In automotive, polybutylene terephthalate is used in a range of applications such as structural parts for ignition coils and chassis, creating lucrative opportunities in the market.

However, due to its superior electrical properties at elevated temperatures, the electrical & electronic application is forecast to become second largest consumer segment in the market. Numerous applications of polybutylene terephthalate in electrical and electronic plastics, electrical encapsulation materials and electrical insulation polymers are set to bolster its demand during the forecast period.

Key electrical & electronic industry trends like high-speed and high-frequency processes will create a progressive environment for the market. Furthermore, owing to its high melt strength, it has become choice of material in extrusion of films and thermoforming of packaging.

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APEJ to Remain in Vanguard in Polybutylene Terephthalate Market

Regionally, APEJ is projected to be the key consumer of polybutylene terephthalate and will maintain its supremacy in the market creating an absolute $ opportunity worth US$ ~1,247 Mn by 2029. China, being the largest automotive producer in the world has emerged as frontrunner in this region and accounted for over half of the regional share in 2018.

In addition, China has witnessed significant growth in electric automotive production and the scenario is projected to continue during the forecast period assisting the region’s growth. However, India is poised to experience high growth rate among other countries across the globe creating lucrative opportunities in the market.

APEJ is followed by North America and Europe, forecast to expand at a sluggish growth rate of ~3% over the forecast period. Next generation 5G infrastructure plans in the respective regions are forecast to balance the demand for polybutylene terephthalates.

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Market Players Targeting Capacity Expansion to Spread Roots in Polybutylene Terephthalate Market

Polybutylene terephthalate market is largely consolidated in nature in which top five players have accounted for over one fourth of the market share in 2018. BASF SE, DuPont, Lanxess AG, Spichem and Toray Industries are the key stakeholders in the market.

Market players have been aggressively involved in organic and inorganic strategies to expand their roots across the globe. Prominent companies have been strategically launching their application specific products to cement their position in the market. For instance, in 2020, DuPont and Biesterfeld intensified their strategic partnership in CIS countries by continuing the expansion of their strategic cooperation.

In July, 2019, BASF launched two new products named as Ultradur B6551 LNI and Ultradur B6560 M2 FC TF. These products offer high melting point and high dimensional stability, which will expand company’s reach in numerous applications including pipes, and mandrels. Similarly, in 2018, Celanese acquired U.S. based Omni Plastics to further strengthen its global asset base by enhancing capacity in North America. This strategic approach will allow the company to increase its customer base in the market.

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Polybutylene Terephthalate Market - Scope of the Report

The polybutylene terephthalate market study done by Fact.MR gives exclusive information about how the market will grow during the forecast period of 2019 - 2029. The study predicts crucial trends that are determining growth of the polybutylene terephthalate market. This newly published report sheds light on vital dynamics, such as drivers, restraints, and opportunities for key market players as well as emerging players associated with the manufacturing of polybutylene terephthalate. The report primarily conveys a summary of the market, considering the present and upcoming automotive and electrical & electronics industry developments to reveal striking sides relating to the adoption of polybutylene terephthalate across prominent regional markets.

A detailed assessment of the market supply chain analysis, business execution, and value chain analysis across the regional markets have been provided in the report. A list of prominent companies operating in the polybutylene terephthalate market enhance the reliability of this comprehensive research study.

Polybutylene Terephthalate Market: Report Summary

The study offers an inclusive analysis on diverse features including demand, revenue generation, and sales by key players in the polybutylene terephthalate market across the globe. A comprehensive study on the market has been done through optimistic and conservative scenarios. The analysis and estimation of price point comparison by region with the global average price has been included in this study.

Polybutylene Terephthalate Market: Segmentation

Fact.MR has segmented the polybutylene terephthalate market on the basis of grade, application and region.





Electrical & Electronics

North America



Latin America

Consumer Appliances








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Polybutylene Terephthalate Market: Analysis on Market Size Evaluation

Existing predictions of the polybutylene terephthalate market, encompassing current as well as forthcoming values estimates, analysis on region-wise demand trends, and price index have been assimilated in the report.

The market estimation at the regional and global scale of polybutylene terephthalate is available in terms of value (US$ Mn) and in terms volume (Kilo Tons). A Y-o-Y growth contrast of the prominent polybutylene terephthalate market segments, along with market attractiveness valuation computes have been incorporated in the report. Metrics mentioned above are also based on polybutylene terephthalate types, where polybutylene terephthalate witnesses a steady demand.

Polybutylene Terephthalate Market: Scrutinized Assessment on Regional Segments

The weighted sections have been elaborated in the report of the polybutylene terephthalate market, which deliver projection on regional markets. These chapters highlight regional macros (political economic and business environment outlook), which are expected to have a momentous influence on the growth of the polybutylene terephthalate market during the forecast period.

Country-specific valuation on the demand for polybutylene terephthalate has been offered for each regional market, along with market scope estimates and forecast, price index, price point assessment, and impact analysis of dynamics in regions and countries. For all regional markets, Y-o-Y growth estimates have also been incorporated in the report.

Polybutylene Terephthalate Market: In-depth Analysis on Competitive Landscape

The report offers the competitive scenario of the polybutylene terephthalate market, along with profiles of prominent companies contributing to market expansion. Essential and up-to-date data as well as information correlated to market performers, who are principally engaged in the formion and supply of polybutylene terephthalate, have been presented with the help of a detailed dashboard view. The market share analysis and comparison of prominent players provided in the report permit readers to take preemptive steps in advancing their businesses.

Company profiles have been combined in the report, which exert essentials such as form portfolio, along with all-inclusive SWOT analysis on each player. The company’s presence is mapped and presented through the matrix for all prominent players functioning in the polybutylene terephthalate market. It offers actionable insights to readers, which helps in thoughtfully presenting market status, and predicting competition levels in the polybutylene terephthalate market. Prominent companies operating in the global polybutylene terephthalate market include BASF SE, Celanese Corporation, Chang Chun Group, DSM, DuPont and Lanxess AG.

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