Ink Solvents include Glycol ethers, Butanone, Ethyl acetate, Butyl acetate, Isopropanol, Propanol, Butanol, Butanone, Ethoxypropanol, Ethoxypropyl Acetate, Butyl Glycolether, Isophorone, and others. Ink Solvents are widely used in flexible packaging, folding cartons, corrugated cardboard.
The Ink Solvents industry has entered a mature stage recent years, and the industry concentration is not high. The global leaders are Eastman. The production of the manufacturers listed in the report occupied for over 85% market share of global in 2014. The key players include Eastman, Dow, Basf, Ashland, Shell, Mitsubishi Shoji Chem, Solvay, Evonik, Celanese, Ineos, and others.
Currently, the factors driving the growth of the aforementioned industry are flexible packaging, folding cartons, corrugated cardboard, and others. As the demand increases rapidly for downstream industries, and the wider range of applications, the demand for Ink Solvents will correspondingly increase. The increased consumption of Ink Solvents is expected to continue during the remaining years of the forecast period of 2016-2021. Ink Solvents industry will usher in a stable growth space.
In 2015, the main raw material price is relatively stable, and expected that the Ink Solvents raw material price will be stable in the short term. However, the improvement of energy, transportation costs, and employee wages, will play a significant role in promoting the cost of Ink Solvents.
There are companies adding new capacities and aims at the cost and quality leadership which shall improve profitability. As the same time, companies are focusing on technological innovation, equipment upgrades, and process improvements, to reduce costs and improve quality. The competition in Ink Solvents market will become more intense.
In China, YIP'S Chem is the largest producer, has top Ink Solvents production technology, followed by Yankuang Lunan Chem and Baichuan Chem. In addition, there is no large competitor in Ink Solvents market.
The global Ink Solvents market was xx million US$ in 2018 and is expected to xx million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of xx% between 2019 and 2025.
This report studies the Ink Solvents market size (value and volume) by players, regions, product types and end industries, history data 2014-2018 and forecast data 2019-2025; This report also studies the global market competition landscape, market drivers and trends, opportunities and challenges, risks and entry barriers, sales channels, distributors and Porter's Five Forces Analysis.
Geographically, this report is segmented into several key regions, with sales, revenue, market share and growth Rate of Ink Solvents in these regions, from 2014 to 2025, covering
North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Turkey etc.)
Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam)
South America (Brazil etc.)
Middle East and Africa (Egypt and GCC Countries)
The various contributors involved in the value chain of the product include manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, intermediaries, and customers. The key manufacturers in this market include
Mitsubishi Shoji Chem
Yankuang Lunan Chem
By the product type, the market is primarily split into
By the end users/application, this report covers the following segments
We can also provide the customized separate regional or country-level reports, for the following regions:
Rest of Asia-Pacific
Rest of Europe
Central & South America
Rest of Central & South America
Middle East & Africa
Rest of Middle East & Africa
The study objectives of this report are:
To study and analyze the global Ink Solvents market size (value & volume) by company, key regions/countries, products and application, history data from 2014 to 2018, and forecast to 2025.
To understand the structure of Ink Solvents market by identifying its various subsegments.
To share detailed information about the key factors influencing the growth of the market (growth potential, opportunities, drivers, industry-specific challenges and risks).
Focuses on the key global Ink Solvents manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the sales volume, value, market share, market competition landscape, SWOT analysis and development plans in next few years.
To analyze the Ink Solvents with respect to individual growth trends, future prospects, and their contribution to the total market.
To project the value and volume of Ink Solvents submarkets, with respect to key regions (along with their respective key countries).
To analyze competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the market.
To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their growth strategies.
In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Ink Solvents are as follows:
History Year: 2014-2018
Base Year: 2018
Estimated Year: 2019
Forecast Year 2019 to 2025
This report includes the estimation of market size for value (million USD) and volume (K MT). Both top-down and bottom-up approaches have been used to estimate and validate the market size of Ink Solvents market, to estimate the size of various other dependent submarkets in the overall market. Key players in the market have been identified through secondary research, and their market shares have been determined through primary and secondary research. All percentage shares, splits, and breakdowns have been determined using secondary sources and verified primary sources.
For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2018 is considered as the base year. Whenever data information was unavailable for the base year, the prior year has been considered.
Raw material suppliers
Regulatory bodies, including government agencies and NGO
Commercial research & development (R&D) institutions
Importers and exporters
Government organizations, research organizations, and consulting firms
Trade associations and industry bodies
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Further breakdown of Ink Solvents market on basis of the key contributing countries.
Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
1 Ink Solvents Market Overview
1.1 Ink Solvents Product Overview
1.2 Ink Solvents Market Segment by Type
1.2.1 Alcohol solvents
1.2.2 Ester solvents
1.2.3 Benzene solvent
1.2.4 Ketone solvent
1.3 Global Ink Solvents Market Size by Type
1.3.1 Global Ink Solvents Sales and Growth by Type
1.3.2 Global Ink Solvents Sales and Market Share by Type (2014-2019)
1.3.3 Global Ink Solvents Revenue and Market Share by Type (2014-2019)
1.3.4 Global Ink Solvents Price by Type (2014-2019)
2 Global Ink Solvents Market Competition by Company
2.1 Global Ink Solvents Sales and Market Share by Company (2014-2019)
2.2 Global Ink Solvents Revenue and Share by Company (2014-2019)
2.3 Global Ink Solvents Price by Company (2014-2019)
2.4 Global Top Players Ink Solvents Manufacturing Base Distribution, Sales Area, Product Types
2.5 Ink Solvents Market Competitive Situation and Trends
2.5.1 Ink Solvents Market Concentration Rate
2.5.2 Global Ink Solvents Market Share of Top 5 and Top 10 Players
2.5.3 Mergers & Acquisitions, Expansion
3 Ink Solvents Company Profiles and Sales Data
3.1.1 Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base and Competitors
3.1.2 Ink Solvents Product Category, Application and Specification
3.1.3 Eastman Ink Solvents Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin(2014-2019)
3.1.4 Main Business Overview
3.2.1 Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base and Competitors
3.2.2 Ink Solvents Product Category, Application and Specification
3.2.3 Dow Ink Solvents Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin(2014-2019)
3.2.4 Main Business Overview
3.3.1 Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base and Competitors
3.3.2 Ink Solvents Product Category, Application and Specification
3.3.3 Basf Ink Solvents Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin(2014-2019)
3.3.4 Main Business Overview
3.4.1 Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base and Competitors
3.4.2 Ink Solvents Product Category, Application and Specification
3.4.3 Ashland Ink Solvents Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin(2014-2019)
3.4.4 Main Business Overview
3.5.1 Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base and Competitors
3.5.2 Ink Solvents Product Category, Application and Specification
3.5.3 Shell Ink Solvents Sales, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin(2014-2019)
3.5.4 Main Business Overview
3.6 Mitsubishi Shoji Chem
3.6.1 Company Basic Information, Manufacturing Base and Competitors
3.6.2 Ink Solvents Product Category, Application and Specification