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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

5.2.1 HIGH PRODUCTION OF EPOXY RESINS IN

ASIA-PACIFIC LEADING TO INCREASING CONSUMPTION OF ECH 60

5.2.2 END USES OF EPOXY RESINS 61

5.2.2.1 Paints & Coatings 64

5.2.2.2 Electrical & Electronics 65

5.2.2.3 Construction 67

5.2.2.4 Wind turbines 68

5.2.2.5 Composites 69

5.2.2.6 Adhesives 70

5.2.3 SYNTHETIC GLYCERIN 71

5.2.3.1 ECH to synthetic glycerin: Uneconomical process 72

5.2.3.2 Europe alone uses ECH for synthetic glycerin production 73

5.2.4 WATER TREATMENT CHEMICALS 74

5.2.4.1 Significant consumption in Americas 75

5.2.5 PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY 75

5.2.5.1 Significant consumption in Asia-Pacific 75

5.2.6 OTHERS 75

6 EPICHLOROHYDRIN ( ECH) MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY 79

6.1 INTRODUCTION 80

6.1.1 MODERATE GROWTH IN ECH CONSUMPTION 81

6.1.2 REVENUE AFFECTED BY DECLINE IN PRICES 82

6.2 ASIA-PACIFIC 83

6.2.1 CHINA IS THE LEADING CONSUMER 84

6.2.2 MAXIMUM ECH GOES FOR EPOXY RESIN PRODUCTION 86

6.2.3 END USE EPOXY RESIN APPLICATIONS TO DRIVE ECH MARKET 88

6.2.4 IMPORT-EXPORT ANALYSIS 90

6.2.4.1 Import to China declined drastically 90

6.2.4.2 With establishment of new plants, China becoming the export center 92

6.2.4.3 China ECH market 93

6.2.4.3.1 China is the largest producer of ECH 94

6.2.4.3.2 Increasing manufacturing capacity of epoxy resin - Main growth driver 95

6.2.4.4 TAIWAN 96

6.2.4.4.1 ECH Consumption Estimates 96

6.2.4.4.2 ECH Revenue Estimates 98

6.2.5 AMERICAS 98

6.2.5.1.1 Consumption lies in U.S. 99

6.2.5.1.2 Water treatment chemicals have significant consumption of ECH in Americas 101

6.2.5.2 Import-Export analysis 105

6.2.5.2.1 Most countries in Americas depend on import 105

6.2.5.2.2 U.S. is the only significant exporter 107

6.2.5.3 U.S. 108

6.2.6 EUROPE 110

6.2.6.1 Modest growth experienced by European countries 112

6.2.6.2 Sole region with ECH consumption in synthetic glycerin 114

6.2.6.3 Import-Export Analysis 118

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