MASTERBATCH - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Masterbatch in US$ Million and Thousand Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Others. The global market is also quantified in volume terms by the following Product Types: White Masterbatch, Black Masterbatch, Additive Masterbatch, and Color Masterbatch. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 142 companies including many key and niche players such as -

> A. Schulman, Inc.
A. Schulman Custom Compounding NE
Americhem, Inc.
Ampacet Corporation
BASF
Chromaflo Technologies LLC
Clariant International Ltd.


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Price: $4950
Companies: 142
Pages: 404
Date: June 2013
Market Data Tables: 157

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 TABLE OF CONTENTS


 
   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3  
   Masterbatch: An Integral Color Imparting Component.....II-1
Current and Future Analysis.....II-1
1$100
   Plastics Industry: Economy & Feedstock Availability Influence Growth Trends.....II-21$100
   Impact of Recession in Retrospect.....II-31$100
   Western Countries Give Way to the Developing World.....II-4
Asia-Pacific: Huge Opportunities for Growth.....II-4
1$100
   Unprecedented Demand for Masterbatch in the Middle East.....II-5
Material Shortages and Price Increases Are Already Evident.....II-5
Construction Activity in Developing Countries Spurs Growth.....II-5
1$100
   European Debt Crisis Moderates Growth in the Auto Industry.....II-61$100
   Consolidation Activity Continues in the Masterbatch Market.....II-7
Table 1: World Market for Masterbatch (2010): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-7
1$350
   High Preference for Plastics Surges Demand for Masterbatch.....II-8
Table 2: Global Per Capita Consumption of Plastics by Select Country/Region for 2012 (in Kgs) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-8
Innovation to Kindle Market Growth.....II-8
1$350
   Growing Focus on Lightweight Vehicles Spurs Demand for Masterbatch.....II-9
Evolving Plastic Packaging Market Fuels Demand for Sophisticated Masterbatches.....II-9
1$100
   Green Trend Makes Waves in Plastic Packaging.....II-10
Masterbatches in Medical Devices: Facilitating Economical Production.....II-10
Search for High Quality Masterbatch Carrier Polymers Continues.....II-10
1$100
   Bio-Compatible Masterbatch: A Market to Mine.....II-11
Biodegradable Polymers: A Measure of Opportunities in Store for
  Bio-Masterbatches.....II-11
1$100
   Table 3: World Market for Biodegradable Polymers by Geographic Region (2012 & 2015P): Breakdown of Sales in Thousand Pounds by US, Canada, Japan, Europe, and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-12
Masterbatch for PLA to Witness Sturdy Growth.....II-12
Table 4: US Market for Polylactic Acid (PLA) in the Biodegradable Polymers Industry: Breakdown of Annual Sales in Million Pounds for Years 2010 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-12
1$350
   Colored Masterbatch: Gaining Traction.....II-13
Nanotechnology to Play Key Role in Masterbatch Market.....II-13
Optimizing Pigment Dispersion and Mixing Characteristics through Twin Screw
  Extruders.....II-13
Factors Affecting the Formulations & Cost of Masterbatches.....II-13
1$100
   Growing Use of Flame Retardant Masterbatches.....II-141$100
   Definition.....II-15
Advantages of Masterbatch Over Other Coloring Compounds.....II-15
Manufacturing Process.....II-15
Classification by Type.....II-15
1$100
   White Masterbatches.....II-16
Black Masterbatches.....II-16
Color Masterbatches.....II-16
Additive Masterbatches.....II-16
1$100
   Classification by End-Use.....II-17
Masterbatch Usage in Automotive Industry.....II-17
1$100
   Construction.....II-18
Packaging.....II-18
1$100
   Other End-Use Segments.....II-192$200
   HeiQ Materials and Sukano Introduce Pure Masterbatch Range.....II-21
PolyOne Introduces Healthcare Solutions Range.....II-21
RePINMasterbatches Introduces Environment-Friendly Masterbatches.....II-21
PolyFusion Unveils New Antimicrobial Masterbatch.....II-21
1$100
   RePINMasterbatches Releases COLOR-PRO PET Masterbatches.....II-22
Americhem Launches Nigrosine Masterbatches.....II-22
PolyOne Unveils OnColor™ Fibercolormasterbatch Solutions.....II-22
1$100
   Plastics Color Expands Use of FlamaSol FRTM Flame Retardant Technology.....II-23
Americhem Launches nFinity™ Masterbatches for Synthetic Turf.....II-23
Arkema Introduces New Foam Masterbatch.....II-23
1$100
   Americhem Releases nShield™ Antimicrobial Masterbatches.....II-24
Cabot Unveils Transfinity Elastomer Composite Masterbatch.....II-24
RTP Introduces Special Effect Color Masterbatches Line for Sheet and Film
  Applications.....II-24
1$100
   PCC to Introduce SoluPLAs™ TN 920259 Blue Tint Masterbatch.....II-25
PolyOne Customizes Smartbatch™ Masterbatch and OnColor™ Colorant Solutions for New
  Range Rover Evoque Project.....II-25
Clariant Masterbatches Launches New Liquid Vehicle Technology for
  Masterbatches.....II-25
1$100
   Americhem Unveils Masterbatch Technologies.....II-26
Clariant Introduces Mevopur-branded Antimicrobial Masterbatches.....II-26
A. Schulman Extends Portfolio of Specialty Antimicrobial and Antibacterial Masterbatch
  Solutions.....II-26
Viba Group Introduces Range of Masterbatches.....II-26
1$100
   Teknor Apex Unveils Terraloy® MB-90001A1 Masterbatch.....II-27
Clariant Masterbatches Launches ColorForward™ Tool.....II-27
Clariant Masterbatches to Launch Additive and Color Solutions Range.....II-27
Clariant Unveils MEVOPUR® Masterbatches and Compounds.....II-27
Teknor Apex Introduces Terraloy™ 90000 Series Masterbatches.....II-27
1$100
   Clariant Showcases Masterbatches in South America and China.....II-28
RTP Unveils New Customizable Special Effects Masterbatches.....II-28
PolyOne and Dow Plastics Additives Collaborate to Launch OnCap™ BIO L
  Masterbatches.....II-28
1$100
   VIBA Laboratories Introduces VIBATAN Masterbatches.....II-29
PCC Launches SoluPLAs™ Range of Masterbatches and Additive Concentrates.....II-29
1$100
   Imagico India Unveils Masterbatches for UV/EB Coatings and Inks.....II-30
Silvergate Introduces New Color/Fragrance Masterbatches Line.....II-30
Cromex to Launch Sustainable Development Product Ranges Globally.....II-30
1$100
   Americhem to Launch New Array of Custom Additive and Color Masterbatches.....II-31
Clariant International Introduces New Eco-friendly Flame Retardant
  Masterbatches.....II-31
Ampacet Launches UV Absorber Masterbatch.....II-31
1$100
   Ampacet Introduces Antioxidant Masterbatch.....II-32
Polyone Introduces Range of Color Masterbatches.....II-32
1$100
   Teknor Apex's Bioplastics Division Develops Palletized Additive Masterbatches.....II-33
Chroma Launches New Range of Biodegradable Masterbatches.....II-33
Ampacet Launches Ultrachrome Masterbatch.....II-33
1$100
   Polyvel Launches New Masterbatches Series.....II-34
Colorant Chromatics Introduces Range of Masterbatches.....II-34
Chroma Introduces Color Masterbatch.....II-34
1$100
   Arkema Unveils Carbon Nanotube Masterbatches.....II-35
Frilvam Unveils Nucleating Masterbatch.....II-35
Clariant Masterbatches Introduces MEVOPUR® range of Performance and Color
  Masterbatches.....II-35
1$100
   Viba Group Introduces Antishrinkage Masterbatch.....II-36
Clariant Masterbatches Offers Anti-termite Additives.....II-36
Silvergate Plastics Launches SilvaFrost Masterbatch.....II-36
Clariant Introduces Compostable Masterbatches.....II-36
1$100
   Clariant International to Introduce Novel Brand of Compounds and Masterbatches.....II-37
Sukano Launches Biopolymer Masterbatch.....II-37
Tosaf Compounds Unveils New Range of Flame- retardant Masterbatches.....II-37
1$100
   Tosaf Compounds Launches New Masterbatches.....II-38
Velox Introduces Masterbatch from Polyram.....II-38
1$100
   Hubron Enters into Partnership with ColorChemie France.....II-39
RePINMasterbatches Commences UAE Operations.....II-39
Juffali PolyOne Masterbatch Establishes Production Plant in Jeddah.....II-39
Clariant Enters into Collaboration with Süd-Chemie Airsec.....II-39
1$100
   Clariant and Melitek Sign Distribution Agreement.....II-40
Chromaflo Technologies Establishes Entity in India.....II-40
1$100
   Plasticolors & Colortrend Merge to Form Chromaflo Technologies.....II-41
A. Schulman Takes Over ECM Plastics.....II-41
A. Schulman Takes Over Elian.....II-41
1$100
   Nieves Industrial Sales Inks Agreement with Plastics Color.....II-42
Al Alhi Holding Group Inks International JV Agreement with RePINMasterbatches.....II-42
BASF Plastic Additives Inks Agreement with Astra Polymers.....II-42
LifocolorFarben Takes Over MicroColorMasterbatch.....II-42
1$100
   RTP Inks Sales and Manufacturing Agreement with Nanobiomatters Industries.....II-43
FBW Commences Operations of Coperion’S Standard Twin Screw Compounders.....II-43
1$100
   Rajiv Plastics Expands Masterbatch Production Capacity.....II-44
IQAP and AIJU Collaborate to Develop New Masterbatches.....II-44
Julio Garcia e Hijos to Commence Operations of Concentrados y Compuestos.....II-44
RTP Company Commences Technical Centre in Shenzhen.....II-44
1$100
   PolyOne Takes Over ColorMatrix Group.....II-45
Nuplex Industries to Take Over AcquosMasterbatch.....II-45
Polyvel Enters into Collaboration with Rowa.....II-45
1$100
   Cabot Performance Products (Tianjin) Establishes Tianjin Masterbatch Plant.....II-46
Polymer-Chemie Takes Over Masterbatch Winter Herstellungs-und Vertriebs.....II-46
Chroma Inks Agreement with Evive.....II-46
1$100
   Silanotex Inks Agreement with Reinste Nano Ventures.....II-47
Penn Color Establishes New Plant in Venray.....II-47
Cereplast and Euroink Romania Sign Distribution Agreement.....II-47
Plasties Color Set Up Compounding Facility.....II-47
1$100
   Gabriel Chemie Increases Production Capacity in Russia.....II-48
Clariant International to Enhance Masterbatch Operations.....II-48
A. Schulman to Add New Manufacturing Line to Brazil Plant.....II-48
PolyOne Acquires Uniplen Indústria de Polímeros.....II-48
1$100
   Matrix Plastics to Deploy Leistritz Maxx Masterbatch Extruder.....II-49
Arkema Selects Bioplastics Unit of Teknor Apex as New Masterbatches Supplier.....II-49
Ampacet Europe Installs New Manufacturing Facility.....II-49
Ciba Specialty Chemicals and Clariant Masterbatch Merge.....II-49
A. Schulman Acquires McCann Color.....II-49
1$100
   A. Schulman Acquires Mash Compostos Plasticos.....II-50
A. Schulman Acquires ICO.....II-50
1$100
   Addcomp Establishes US Masterbatch Distribution Facility.....II-51
Plastic Color to Establish Masterbatch Plant.....II-51
Americhem to Expand Processing Capabilities.....II-51
1$100
   Cereplast and RI.ME. Masterbatch Ink Supply Contract.....II-52
A. Schulman Extends Commercialization of POLYBATCH® DUL Matte Masterbatch
  Products.....II-52
Cabot to Stop Production at Italy Masterbatch Plant.....II-52
1$100
   Clariant Masterbatches Establishes Manufacturing Plant.....II-53
JCM Technologies Selects DataLase® PACKMARK™ Masterbatch.....II-53
1$100
   BUSS AG to Develop Buss Kneader MX.....II-54
Cabot Corporation Opens Masterbatch Production Unit.....II-54
Green Compounding to Establish Masterbatch Plant.....II-54
1$100
   A. Schulman, Inc. (USA).....II-55
A. Schulman Custom Compounding NE (USA).....II-55
1$100
   Americhem, Inc (USA).....II-56
Ampacet Corporation (USA).....II-56
1$100
   BASF (Germany).....II-57
Cabot Corporation (USA).....II-57
1$100
   Chromaflo Technologies LLC (USA).....II-58
Clariant International Ltd (Switzerland).....II-58
1$100
   Colortech, Inc. (Canada).....II-59
Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd (Japan).....II-59
DIC Corporation (Japan).....II-59
1$100
   Dongguan JinZhen Plastic Masterbatch Co., LTD (China).....II-60
Dow Corning Corporation (USA).....II-60
Multibase SA (France).....II-60
1$100
   Ferro Corporation (USA).....II-61
GABRIEL-CHEMIE Gesellschaft m.b.H. (Austria).....II-61
Hubron (International) Ltd (UK).....II-61
1$100
   Ingenia Polymers Corporation (Canada).....II-62
Italmaster Belgium NV (Belgium).....II-62
PolyOne Corporation (USA).....II-62
1$100
   ColorMatrix (USA).....II-63
Plastika Kritis S.A. (Greece).....II-63
Polyplast Muller Group (Germany).....II-63
1$100
   RTP Company (USA).....II-64
TABB Packaging Solutions, LLC (USA).....II-64
Teknor Apex Company (USA).....II-64
1$100
   The Ravago Group (Belgium).....II-651$100
   Dollar Analytics.....II-66
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Geographic Region/ Country- US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-66
1$350
   Table 6: World Historic Review for Masterbatch by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-671$350
   Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-681$350
   Table 8: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Usage in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-691$350
   Table 9: World Historic Review for Masterbatch Usage in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-701$350
   Table 10: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch Usage in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-711$350
   Table 11: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Usage in Packaging Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-721$350
   Table 12: World Historic Review for Masterbatch Usage in Packaging Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-731$350
   Table 13: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch Usage in Packaging Sector by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-741$350
   Table 14: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Usage in Construction Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-751$350
   Table 15: World Historic Review for Masterbatch Usage in Construction Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-761$350
   Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch Usage in Construction Sector by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-771$350
   Table 17: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Usage in Others Sector by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-781$350
   Table 18: World Historic Review for Masterbatch Usage in Others Sector by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-791$350
   Table 19: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch Usage in Others Sector by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-801$350
   Volume Analytics.....II-81
Table 20: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-81
1$350
   Table 21: World Historic Review for Masterbatch by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-821$350
   Table 22: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-831$350
   Table 23: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Product Type - White, Black, Additive, and Color Masterbatches Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-841$350
   Table 24: World Historic Review for Masterbatch by Product Type - White, Black, Additive, and Color Masterbatches Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-851$350
   Table 25: World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Product Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for White, Black, Additive, and Color Masterbatches for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-861$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Current & Future Analysis.....III-1
Implementation of Lean Manufacturing Practices.....III-1
Product Launches.....III-1
9$675
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-105$375
   Key Players.....III-157$525
   B. Market Analytics.....III-22
Value Analytics.....III-22
Table 26: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-22
1$200
   Table 27: US Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-231$200
   Table 28: US 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-241$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-25
Table 29: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25

Table 30: US Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-26
Current & Future Analysis.....III-26
Key Players.....III-26
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-27
Value Analytics.....III-27
Table 31: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-27
1$200
   Table 32: Canadian Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-281$200
   Table 33: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-291$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-30
Table 34: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30

Table 35: Canadian Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-31
Current & Future Analysis.....III-31
Product Launch.....III-31
Key Players.....III-31
2$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-33
Value Analytics.....III-33
Table 36: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-33
1$200
   Table 37: Japanese Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$200
   Table 38: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-351$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-36
Table 39: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36

Table 40: Japanese Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-37
Current & Future Analysis.....III-37
Challenging Conditions Affect Producer Margins.....III-37
1$75
   Benelux - A Key European Market.....III-38
Regulation.....III-38
2$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-40
Value Analytics.....III-40
Table 41: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Country/ Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40
1$200
   Table 42: European Historic Review for Masterbatch by Country/Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-411$200
   Table 43: European 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-421$200
   Table 44: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-431$200
   Table 45: European Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-441$200
   Table 46: European 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others End-Use Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-451$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-46
Table 47: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Country/ Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-46
1$200
   Table 48: European Historic Review for Masterbatch by Country/Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-471$200
   Table 49: European 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-481$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-49
Current & Future Analysis.....III-49
Product Launches.....III-49
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-501$75
   Multibase SA – A Key Player.....III-511$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-52
Value Analytics.....III-52
Table 50: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-52
1$200
   Table 51: French Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-531$200
   Table 52: French 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-541$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-55
Table 53: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-55

Table 54: French Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-55
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-56
Current & Future Analysis.....III-56
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-56
2$150
   Key Players.....III-581$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-59
Value Analytics.....III-59
Table 55: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-59
1$200
   Table 56: German Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-601$200
   Table 57: German 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-611$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-62
Table 58: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-62

Table 59: German Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-62
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-63
Current & Future Analysis.....III-63
Product Launches.....III-63
2$150
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-651$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-66
Value Analytics.....III-66
Table 60: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-66
1$200
   Table 61: Italian Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-671$200
   Table 62: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-681$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-69
Table 63: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes Corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-69

Table 64: Italian Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-69
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-70
Current & Future Analysis.....III-70
Product Launches.....III-70
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-70
1$75
   Hubron (International) Ltd – A Key Player.....III-711$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-72
Value Analytics.....III-72
Table 65: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-72
1$200
   Table 66: UK Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-731$200
   Table 67: UK 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-741$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-75
Table 68: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-75

Table 69: UK Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-75
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-76
Current & Future Analysis.....III-76
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-76
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-77
Value Analytics.....III-77
Table 70: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-77
1$200
   Table 71: Spanish Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-781$200
   Table 72: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-791$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-80
Table 73: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-80

Table 74: Spanish Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-80
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-81
Current & Future Analysis.....III-81
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-81
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-82
Value Analytics.....III-82
Table 75: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-82
1$200
   Table 76: Russian Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-831$200
   Table 77: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-841$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-85
Table 78: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85

Table 79: Russian Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-86
Current & Future Analysis.....III-86
Product Launches.....III-86
4$300
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-902$150
   Key Players.....III-922$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-94
Value Analytics.....III-94
Table 80: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-94
1$200
   Table 81: Rest of European Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-951$200
   Table 82: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-961$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-97
Table 83: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-97
1$200
   Table 84: Rest of European Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-981$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-99
Market Overview.....III-99
China Leads the Way in Asia-Pacific.....III-99
1$75
   Demand for Color Masterbatch to Outpace Other Masterbatch Types.....III-1001$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-101
Value Analytics.....III-101
Table 85: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Country/Region – China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-101
1$200
   Table 86: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Masterbatch by Country/Region – China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1021$200
   Table 87: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1031$200
   Table 88: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1041$200
   Table 89: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1051$200
   Table 90: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1061$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-107
Table 91: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Country/Region - China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-107
1$200
   Table 92: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Masterbatch by Country/Region - China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1081$200
   Table 93: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1091$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-110
A Key Market.....III-110
Economic Crisis Shifts Demand to Local Markets.....III-110
1$75
   Factors Affecting Growth of Masterbatch Market in China.....III-111
Cost Cutting Measures Continue to Persist.....III-111
Multi-Functional Masterbatch Products Come into Focus.....III-111
1$75
   Growth in Engineering Plastics & Thermoplastic Elastomers: Potential for
  Masterbatches.....III-112
Modified Masterbatch Market: Gaining Momentum.....III-112
Challenges to Reckon With.....III-112
Competition Heats Up in Chinese Masterbatch Market.....III-112
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-1131$75
   Key Players.....III-1141$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-115
Value Analytics.....III-115
Table 94: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-115
1$200
   Table 95: Chinese Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1161$200
   Table 96: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1171$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-118
Table 97: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-118

Table 98: Chinese Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-118
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-119
Current & Future Analysis.....III-119
Favorable Prospects for Masterbatch Market.....III-119
1$75
   Key Statistics.....III-120
Table 99: Indian Masterbatch Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Product Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-120

Table 100: Indian Masterbatch Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Product Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-120
1$200
   Table 101: Indian Masterbatch Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Application (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121

Table 102: Indian Masterbatch Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by End-Use Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121

Table 103: Indian Masterbatch Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Polymer Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121
1$200
   Product Launches.....III-122
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-122
1$75
   Key Players.....III-1232$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-125
Value Analytics.....III-125
Table 104: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-125
1$200
   Table 105: Indian Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1261$200
   Table 106: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1271$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-128
Table 107: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-128

Table 108: Indian Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-128
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-129
Current & Future Analysis.....III-129
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-129
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-130
Value Analytics.....III-130
Table 109: South Korean Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-130
1$200
   Table 110: South Korean Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1311$200
   Table 111: South Korean 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1321$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-133
Table 112: South Korean Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-133

Table 113: South Korean Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-133
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-134
Current & Future Analysis.....III-134
B. Market Analytics.....III-134
Value Analytics.....III-134
Table 114: Thailand Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-134
1$200
   Table 115: Thailand Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1351$200
   Table 116: Thailand 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1361$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-137
Table 117: Thailand Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-137

Table 118: Thailand Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-137
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-138
Overview.....III-138
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-139
Value Analytics.....III-139
Table 119: Taiwanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-139
1$200
   Table 120: Taiwanese Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1401$200
   Table 121: Taiwanese 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1411$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-142
Table 122: Taiwanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-142

Table 123: Taiwanese Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-142
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-143
Current & Future Analysis.....III-143
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-143
1$75
   Ngai Hing Hong Company Limited (Hong Kong) – A Key Player.....III-144
B. Market Analytics.....III-144
Value Analytics.....III-144
Table 124: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-144
1$200
   Table 125: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1451$200
   Table 126: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1461$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-147
Table 127: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-147
1$200
   Table 128: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1481$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-149
Current & Future Analysis.....III-149
Product Launches.....III-149
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-150
Value Analytics.....III-150
Table 129: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Country/ Region – Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-150
1$200
   Table 130: Latin American Historic Review for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1511$200
   Table 131: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1521$200
   Table 132: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1531$200
   Table 133: Latin American Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1541$200
   Table 134: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other End-Use Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1551$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-156
Table 135: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by Country/ Region - Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-156
1$200
   Table 136: Latin American Historic Review for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1571$200
   Table 137: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1581$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-159
Current & Future Analysis.....III-159
Product Launches.....III-159
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-1601$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-161
Value Analytics.....III-161
Table 138: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-161
1$200
   Table 139: Brazilian Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1621$200
   Table 140: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1631$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-164
Table 141: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-164

Table 142: Brazilian Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-164
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-165
Current & Future Analysis.....III-165
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-165
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-166
Value Analytics.....III-166
Table 143: Mexican Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-166
1$200
   Table 144: Mexican Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1671$200
   Table 145: Mexican 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1681$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-169
Table 146: Mexican Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-169

Table 147: Mexican Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-169
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-170
Current & Future Analysis.....III-170
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-170
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-171
Value Analytics.....III-171
Table 148: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-171
1$200
   Table 149: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1721$200
   Table 150: Rest of Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction, and Other Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1731$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-174
Table 151: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-174

Table 152: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-174
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-175
Current & Future Analysis.....III-175
Masterbatch Witnesses Strong Demand in Middle East.....III-175
Rising Demand Heat-Reflective Color Masterbatches.....III-175
1$75
   Product Launches.....III-1761$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-1772$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-179
Value Analytics.....III-179
Table 153: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-179
1$200
   Table 154: Rest of World Historic Review for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1801$200
   Table 155: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Masterbatch by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive, Packaging, Construction and Others Segments for Years 2004, 2013, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1811$200
   Volume Analytics.....III-182
Table 156: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-182

Table 157: Rest of World Historic Review for Masterbatch Analyzed with Volume Consumption in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-182
1$200
  
Total Companies Profiled: 142 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 149)

Region/Country Players

The United States 28 Canada 2 Japan 4 Europe 45 France 2 Germany 11 The United Kingdom 10 Italy 5 Spain 2 Rest of Europe 15 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 63 Latin America 2 Africa 1 Middle East 4
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