SOURCE: Research and Markets

Research and Markets

April 06, 2016 08:35 ET

Global Silicone Market Size - Projected to Reach $20.3 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 6.0%

DUBLIN, IRELAND--(Marketwired - April 06, 2016) - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Silicone Market by Type, by Application & by Region - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020" report to their offering.

The global silicone market is projected to reach a market size of $20.3 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 6.0% from 2015 to 2020

Asia-Pacific is the biggest as well as the fastest-growing market for silicones, accounting for a significant share of around 41.4% of the global market in 2014. The market patterns of silicones and its various products are continuously showing an upward trend, which is mainly due to the growth in the building & construction and chemical industries in Asia-Pacific.

The global silicone market is dominated by the elastomers and fluids segments, together accounting for over 81.5% of the overall market in 2014. Silicones possess superior properties and characteristics which are extremely useful in the automotive, construction, medical & personal care, and electrical & electronics industries that are witnessing significant growth especially in China and India.

The overall outlook for the global silicone market is attractive with demand expected to be strong in the near future.

Companies Mentioned:

  • 3M Company
  • Arkema SA.
  • Ashland Inc.
  • BASF SE
  • Bluestar Silicones
  • Chase Corporation
  • Emerald Performance Materials Llc
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Gelest Inc.
  • ICM Products
  • Jiangsu Hongda New Material Co. Ltd
  • Jiangxi Xing Huo Organic Silicon Factory
  • KCC Corporation
  • Kaneka Corporation
  • Momentive Performance Materials Inc.
  • Nusil Technology
  • Rogers Corporation
  • Saint-Gobain
  • Shin-Etsu Chemical Company
  • Specialty Silicone Products Inc.
  • The DOW Corning Corporation
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company
  • Wacker Chemie AG
  • Zhejiang Xinan Chemical Industry Group Co. Ltd

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Data

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Silicone Market, By Type

8 Silicone Market, By Application

9 Silicone Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wqmplq/silicone_market

Sector: Plastics

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