Opaque polymer is a styrene acrylic copolymer emulsion to provide the opacity of emulsion paint. The emulsion particle is styrene-acrylic copolymer bead consist of hollow. It is an advanced polymeric opacifiers enginerred mainly to improve the efficiency of TiO2. The opaque polymer can provide an effective way to reduce raw material costs and improve hiding in a range of products, including interior or exterior coatings from flat to semigloss.
There are several Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) manufactures in the world, the manufactures include Dow, Arkema, Ashland, Hankuck and others. Global Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) production has reached about 128160 MT in 2015, increase 4.84% compared with last year, the average growth rate of Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) production is about 6.62% from 2011 to 2016. Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) production mainly focus on USA and Europe. USA Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) take about 48.17% market share of global Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) production in 2015, the followed is Europe, take about 20.85%.
The global Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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
By the product type, the market is primarily split into
Solid Content 30%
Solid Content 40%
By the end users/application, this report covers the following segments
Painting and Coating
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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) with respect to individual growth trends, future prospects, and their contribution to the total market.
To project the value and volume of Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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 Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) 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.
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Further breakdown of Opaque Polymer (Opacifier) market on basis of the key contributing countries.
Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players.