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Epichlorohydrin (ECH) Market, By Applications (Epoxy Resins, Synthetic Glycerin, Water Treatment Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals) & Feedstock (Propylene, Glycerin) - Global Market Trends & Forecast To 2017

On basis of application:

Epoxy resinsSynthetic glycerinWater treatment chemicalsPharmaceuticalsOthers (elastomers, epichlorohydrin-based rubber, textiles, papers, inks, and dyes, and ion exchange resins)

On basis of end uses:

Paints & ApplicationsElectrical & ElectronicsConstructionWind TurbineCompositesAdhesivesOthers

The manufacturing processes (based on feedstock) identified and included are:

Propylene-basedGlycerin-based

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 INTRODUCTION 17

1.1 KEY TAKE-AWAYS 171.2 REPORT DESCRIPTION 171.3 MARKETS COVERED 181.4 STAKEHOLDERS 191.5 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 201.5.1 MARKET SIZE 201.5.2 KEY DATA POINTS TAKEN FROM SECONDARY SOURCES 211.5.3 MAJOR SECONDARY SOURCES USED 211.5.4 KEY DATA POINTS COLLECTED THROUGH EXPERT INTERVIEWS 211.5.5 ASSUMPTIONS MADE FOR THIS REPORT 22

2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 23

3 MARKET OVERVIEW 25

3.1 INTRODUCTION 26

3.2 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 27

3.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 28

3.3.1 DRIVERS 28

3.3.1.1 High growth will spur in Asia-Pacific 28

3.3.1.2 Growing consumption of epoxy resins in end-user industries 29

3.3.2 RESTRAINT 30

3.3.2.1 Concerns for environmental and human exposure 31

3.3.2.1.1 Human exposure 31

3.3.2.1.2 Environmental 31

3.3.2.1.3 Water 31

3.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 32

3.3.3.1 Increasing demand for Bio-based ECH 32

3.4 BURNING ISSUES 35

3.4.1 VOLATILE PRICES OF RAW MATERIALS 35

3.4.2 DECLINING PROFIT MARGINS 35

3.5 WINNING IMPERATIVES 36

3.6 REGULATIONS 37

3.7 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES 43

3.7.1 SUPPLIERS' POWER 43

3.7.2 BUYERS' POWER 44

3.7.3 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 44

3.7.4 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 44

3.7.5 DEGREE OF COMPETITION 45

3.8 PRICE ANALYSIS 45

3.9 PATENT ANALYSIS 46

4 ECH MARKET, BY RAW MATERIALS & MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 49

4.1 INTRODUCTION 50

4.2 LUCRATIVE GROWTH IN GLYCERIN-BASED ECH 51

4.3 PRODUCTION PROCESS 53

4.3.1 ALLYL CHLORIDE ROUTE 53

4.3.2 ALLYL ALCOHOL ROUTE 54

4.3.3 GLYCERIN ROUTE 54

5 EPICHLOROHYDRIN ( ECH) MARKET, BY APPLICATIONS 55

5.1 INTRODUCTION 56

5.2 EPOXY RESINS 58

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