POLYMERIC POLYOLS - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Polymeric Polyols in Thousand Pounds by the following Product Types: Polyether polyols, and Polyester polyols. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-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 57 companies including many key and niche players such as -

BASF Group
Bayer AG
Chemtura Corp.
Daicel Corporation
Huntsman International LLC


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Code: MCP-2143
Price: $4500
Companies: 57
Pages: 260
Date: June 2014
Market Data Tables: 105
Status: * New Report

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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  
   Polyols - An Introduction.....II-11$100
   Developing Regions: At the Forefront of Growth.....II-2 1$100
   Table 1: Developing Vis-ŕ-vis Developed Regions: Real GDP Growth Rates Across Various Countries (2012-2015F) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-3
Polyurethane Demand – A Key Growth Determinant.....II-3
1$350
   Table 2: Global Polyurethanes Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4

Table 3: Global Polyurethane Market by End-use Segment (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Adhesives & Sealants, Coatings, Elastomers, Flexible Foam, Moulded Foam, Rigid Foam, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4
1$350
   Improvement in GDP, Economic Recovery Bode Well for the Polyols Market.....II-5
Key Players.....II-5
2$200
   Favorable Prospects for Polyurethane in Building Insulation.....II-7
Meeting Greenhouse Gas Emission Targets: Demand Driver for Insulation Market.....II-7
1$100
   Table 4: Global Insulation Market by Type (2013) - Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Type of Insulation - Foamed Plastics Insulation, Fiberglass Insulation, Mineral Wool Insulation, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-8

Table 5: Global Insulation Market by Geographic Region (2013 & 2018) - Breakdown of Annual Sales in US$ Million for Asia-Pacific, Canada, Europe, Japan, Latin America, Middle East, and the US (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-8
Construction Industry: Key Indicator of Polyol-derived Polyurethane Potential.....II-8
2$350
   Strong Construction Activity in Developing Countries to Lend Traction to Global
  Market.....II-10
Building Renovations to Boost Demand for Polyurethane Foam Insulation.....II-10
1$100
   Construction Industry Drives Growth of the Rigid PU Foams Market.....II-11
Green Buildings: Favorable Prospects for Polymer Foams.....II-11
1$100
   Polymer Foams in Furniture Market: Positive Outlook.....II-12
Table 6: Global Furniture Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Value by Furniture Category - Furniture Components, Hotel Furniture, Office Furniture, and Residential Furniture (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-12
1$350
   Table 7: Global Middle Class Population (2012 & 2030): Percentage Share Breakdown of Population by Select Regions/Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-13
Mattresses: A Major Market for Polymer Foams.....II-13
1$350
   Table 8: Global Mattresses Market by Geographic Region (2013 & 2018) - Breakdown of Annual Sales (in US$ Million) for Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Canada, Europe, Japan, Latin America, Rest of World and the US (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-141$350
   Polymer Foams in Packaging Industry.....II-15
Table 9: Global Protective Packaging Market by Geographic Region (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-15
Automotive Foams Market: Focus on Safety & Comfort.....II-15
1$350
   Table 10: Worldwide Production of Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles by Geographic Region/Country (2013) (in Million Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-161$350
   Global Demand for Green Polyols on the Rise.....II-17
Bio Polyols Grab High Market Interest.....II-17
1$100
   Biopolyol-based Adhesives Witness Increasing Demand.....II-18
Soy Polyols Demand Gains Momentum.....II-18
1$100
   Polyurethane Recycling for Production of Polyols Gains Traction.....II-19
Polyester Polyols Derived from Recycled PET to Gain Popularity for Coating
  Applications.....II-19
CO2-based Polyol Production Technology to Gather Steam.....II-19
1$100
   Polyol Blend Resins – A Potentially Lethal Mix.....II-20
Increasing Demand for Aliphatic and Aromatic Polyester Polyols.....II-20
1$100
   Table 11: Global Aromatic Polyester Polyols Consumption by Geographic Region (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Americas, Asia-Pacific, China, and EMEA (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-21

Table 12: Global Aliphatic Polyester Polyols Consumption by Geographic Region (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Americas, Asia-Pacific, China, and EMEA (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-21
1$350
   Polymeric Polyols: Polyether Polyols Vs. Polyester Polyols.....II-22
Select Types of Polyols.....II-22
Aliphatic Polyester Polyols.....II-22
1$100
   Aromatic Polyester Polyols.....II-23
Polytetramethylene Ether Glycols (PTMEG or PTHF).....II-23
Castor Oil-based Polyols.....II-23
1$100
   Hydroxyl Terminated Polybutadienes (HTPB’s).....II-24
Polycaprolactone Polyols.....II-24
Polyurethanes – A Key End-use of Polyol.....II-24
1$100
   Flexible Polyurethane Foam.....II-25
Rigid Polyurethane Foams (RPUFs).....II-25
1$100
   Novomer Unveils Converge Polypropylene Carbonate (PPC) Polyol.....II-26
Vertellus Specialties Launches Polycin® XP – 100 LV and Polycin® XP – 200 LV.....II-26
McCullough Adds Stepan's Liquid Polyester Polyols to Industrial Product
  Portfolio.....II-26
Perstorp Launches Capa™ Polyols for Chinese Coating Companies.....II-26
Dow Chemical Company Launches VORAPEL™ Moisture and Chemical Repellant Polyols.....II-26
INVISTA Launches TERRIN™ Polyols.....II-26
CECA Introduces Polyols and Surfactants for Coatings.....II-26
1$100
   Piedmont Chemical Unveils Sustainable Polyester Polyols for Urethane Foams.....II-27
Dow Unveils VORANOL™ 223-060LM Polyether Polyol for Adhesives.....II-27
1$100
   Jayant Agro-Organics Enters into JV with Mitsui Chemicals and Itoh Oil
  Chemicals.....II-28
Dow Partners with KODA for Supplying Polyols and Isocyanates.....II-28
Bayer MaterialScience Announces Plans to Construct CO2-based Polyols Plant in
  Germany.....II-28
Huntsman Inks Partnership Agreement with Tebodin to Expand Polyol Facility.....II-28
HORN Expands Distribution Partnership with BASF.....II-28
COIM to Expand Polyester Polyols Production Capacity.....II-28
Bayer MaterialScience Expands Polyether Polyols Plant Capacities in the US.....II-28
1$100
   Saudi Aramco Energy Invests in Novomer.....II-29
Shell to Upgrade Singapore Polyols Production Facility.....II-29
IMPAG Collaborates with Altropol.....II-29
INVISTA Specialty Materials Announces Plans to Expand Terate® HT Polyols Production
  Capacity.....II-29
Emery Oleochemicals Establishes Eco-Friendly Polyols (EP) Business Unit.....II-29
Advent Divests Oxea to Oman Oil.....II-29
Huntsman Completes Acquisition of Oxid.....II-29
Shenyang Chemical Takes over Shandong Bluestar.....II-29
Dow Announces Plans to Increase Polyol and Copolymer Capacity at Texas
  Facilities.....II-29
1$100
   Dow Announces Plans to Add Polyether Polyols Facility at Map Ta Phut, Thailand.....II-30
Arkema Acquires Alkoxylate Business from Seppic.....II-30
Calumet Specialty Products Acquires Hercules’ Synlube Business.....II-30
Huntsman Acquires EMA Kimya Sistemleri Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.....II-30
BioBased Technologies Takes over Soyol® Polyols from Rhino Linings Corporation.....II-30
Saudi Basic Industries and Shell Plan Expansion of Polyols Plant at Saudi Petrochemical
  Company.....II-30
PCC Rokita Establishes Polyols IV.....II-30
Palmer International and BioBased Technologies Enter into a Strategic Alliance.....II-30
1$100
   IMCD Takes over Altropol Polyols Distribution in South Africa and Europe.....II-31
Nanjing Zhongshan Establishes New Polyether Polyols Manufacturing Facility
  Shandong.....II-31
Dongda Terminates Operations of Propylene Oxide and Polyether Polyols based in
  Shandong.....II-31
1$100
   BASF Group (Germany).....II-32
Bayer AG (Germany).....II-32
1$100
   Chemtura Corp. (US).....II-33
Daicel Corporation (Japan).....II-33
Huntsman International LLC (US).....II-33
Nanjing Hongbaoli Co., Ltd. (China).....II-33
1$100
   Perstorp Holding AB (Sweden).....II-34
Shell Chemicals Ltd. (UK).....II-34
SINOPEC Shanghai Gaoqiao Company (China).....II-34
1$100
   Stepan Co. (US).....II-35
The Dow Chemical Company (US).....II-35
1$100
   Table 13: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-361$350
   Table 14: World Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-371$350
   Table 15: World 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-381$350
   Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polyether Polyols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-391$350
   Table 17: World Historic Review for Polyether Polyols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-401$350
   Table 18: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyether Polyols by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-411$350
   Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polyester Polyols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-421$350
   Table 20: World Historic Review for Polyester Polyols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-431$350
   Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyester Polyols by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-441$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Current and Future Analysis.....III-1
Polyurethane Foam: The Largest End-user of Polyols.....III-1
Impact of Recession on the Polyurethane Foam Market.....III-1
1$75
   Polyurethane Foam in Furniture Market.....III-2
Post-Recession Construction Industry Revival to Play Significant Role on Demand for
  Polyurethane Foams.....III-2
1$75
   Table 22: Residential Construction Sector in the US (2007-2013E): Number of Housing Starts by Type - Single-Family Units and Multi-Family Units (in ‘000s) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-31$200
   Table 23: Non-Residential Construction in the US (2010-2012): Construction Value by Segment (in US$ Billion) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-4
Demand for Polyurethane Foams Insulation on the Rise.....III-4
1$200
   Thermal Insulation Market Poised to Grow in US, Benefitting PU Foam Market.....III-5
Energy Conservation Regulations Propel Insulation Materials Market.....III-5
1$75
   American Taxpayer Relief Act 2012 Drives Demand for Insulation.....III-6
Resurgent Auto Industry to Spur Consumption of Polymeric Foams.....III-6
Stringent Regulatory Standards Drives Demand for Innovative Automotive Seats.....III-6
1$75
   Product Launches.....III-71$75
   Strategic Coporate Developments.....III-81$75
   Select Key Players.....III-92$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-11
Table 24: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-11
1$200
   Table 25: The US Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121$200
   Table 26: The US 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-131$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-14
Current and Future Analysis.....III-14
Robust Construction Market Drives Demand for Polyurethane.....III-14
1$75
   Table 27: Housing Starts in Canada (2008-2013): Breakdown of Number of Housing Starts in ‘000s (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-151$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-16
Table 28: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-16
1$200
   Table 29: Canadian Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-171$200
   Table 30: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-181$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-19
Current and Future Analysis.....III-19
A Review of the Polyurethane Foams Market in Japan.....III-19
Table 31: Japanese Rigid PU Foam Market by End-Use Application (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for Appliances, Furniture, Housing, Non-Housing, Tanks & Pipes, Transportation and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-19

Table 32: Japanese Flexible PU Foam Market by End-Use Application (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for Bedding, Furniture, Transportation, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-19
1$200
   Disaster Recovery Efforts Drives Growth for Construction, Triggers Demand for
  Polyurethane and Polyols.....III-20
Table 33: Annual Housing Construction Starts in Japan (2008-2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-20
Robust Automotive Production Drives the Polyurethane Market.....III-20
1$200
   Table 34: Japanese Automotive Production Statistics 2008-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-211$200
   Daicel Corporation – A Key Japanese Player.....III-22
B. Market Analytics.....III-22
Table 35: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-22
1$200
   Table 36: Japanese Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-231$200
   Table 37: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-241$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-25
New Product Developments to Drive Growth in Polyurethane Foams Market.....III-25
PU Foams Market – Benefiting from Regulatory Specifications.....III-25
1$75
   Construction Industry - An Insight.....III-26
Table 38: Projected Growth in the West European Construction Market by Country: 2014-2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-26
1$200
   Insulation and Building Needs Drive Demand for Polyurethane.....III-27
Housing Scenario in Europe.....III-27
New Energy Regulations: Opportunities Abound the Insulation Market.....III-27
1$75
   New EU Legislation Brings Good News for Insulation Market.....III-28
Renovation Market - A Major Driver for Insulation.....III-28
1$75
   Central and Eastern Europe - The New Focus for Growth .....III-29
Europe’s Struggling Auto Sector.....III-29
1$75
   Table 39: Passenger Cars Production in Select European Countries: 2008-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-301$200
   Table 40: Commercial Vehicle Production in Select European Countries: 2008-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-311$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-32
Table 41: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-32
1$200
   Table 42: European Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-331$200
   Table 43: European 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$200
   Table 44: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-351$200
   Table 45: European Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-361$200
   Table 46: European 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-371$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-38
Current and Future Analysis.....III-38
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-38
Product Launch.....III-38
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-39
Table 47: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-39
1$200
   Table 48: French Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-401$200
   Table 49: French 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-411$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-42
Current and Future Analysis.....III-42
Construction Industry to Boost Polyurethane Insulation Market.....III-42
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-42
1$75
   Select Key Players.....III-431$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-44
Table 50: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-44
1$200
   Table 51: German Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-451$200
   Table 52: German 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-461$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-47
Current and Future Analysis.....III-47
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-47
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-48
Table 53: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48
1$200
   Table 54: Italian Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-491$200
   Table 55: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-501$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-51
Current and Future Analysis.....III-51
Construction Industry in the UK.....III-51
Table 56: Residential Construction in the UK (2007-2012E): Number of Housing Starts in ‘000 Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-51
1$200
   Shell Chemicals Ltd. – A Key UK Player.....III-521$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-53
Table 57: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-53
1$200
   Table 58: The UK Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-541$200
   Table 59: The UK 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-551$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-56
Impact of Eurocrisis: Spain’s Construction Takes the Biggest Blow.....III-56
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-57
Table 60: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-57
1$200
   Table 61: Spanish Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-581$200
   Table 62: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-591$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-60
Polyurethane Foam Finds Increasing Number of Applications in Heat Insulation
  Applications.....III-60
Construction Industry’s Expansion Plans Bodes Well for Polyurethane.....III-60
Strong Growth in Auto Industry: Opportunities Ahead.....III-60
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-61
Table 63: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-61
1$200
   Table 64: Russian Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-621$200
   Table 65: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-631$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-64
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-64
Perstorp Holding AB – A Key Player in Rest of Europe Region.....III-64
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-65
Table 66: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-65
1$200
   Table 67: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-661$200
   Table 68: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-671$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-68
Asia-Pacific to Spearhead Growth in Building Insulation Market.....III-68
Asia-Pacific Continues to be the Growth Engine of the Global Automotive
  Market.....III-68
1$75
   Robust Construction Activity in Asia-Pacific to Spearhead Growth.....III-691$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-70
Table 69: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-70
1$200
   Table 70: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-711$200
   Table 71: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-721$200
   Table 72: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-731$200
   Table 73: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-741$200
   Table 74: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-751$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-76
Growing Demand for Polyether Polyols in the Chinese Market.....III-76
Table 75: Chinese Exports of Polyols by Destination Countries (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Exports for Brazil, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Turkey (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-76
1$200
   Table 76: A List of the Leading Exporters of Polyols in China (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-771$200
   Table 77: A List of Select Chinese Polyol Facilities with Production Capacities (2014).....III-78

Table 78: Polyether Polyol Prices in China for the Year 2014.....III-78

Table 79: Import Prices of Polyether Polyols in China for the Year 2014.....III-78
1$200
   Table 80: Export Prices of Chinese Polyether Polyols for the Year 2014.....III-79
A Review of the Polyurethane Foam Plastics Segment.....III-79
Expandable Polyurethane (EPU) Foams.....III-79
1$200
   Skyrocketing Prices of Conventional Flexible Polyols.....III-80
Chinese Polyether Polyol Market Impacted by Rising Propylene Oxide Prices.....III-80
Insulation Market in China: An Overview.....III-80
1$75
   Building Insulation Landscape in China - A Glance.....III-811$75
   Residential and Non-Residential Construction Activities Augur Well for
  Growth.....III-82
Healthy Growth in the Automotive Industry, Beneficial for Polyols Market.....III-82
Protective Packaging: Opportunities for Polymer Foams.....III-82
1$75
   Table 81: Protective Packaging Market in China (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Packaging Type - Foamed Plastics, Paperboard Protectors, Protective Mailers, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-83
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-83
Product Launch.....III-83
1$200
   Select Key Players.....III-841$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-85
Table 82: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85
1$200
   Table 83: Chinese Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-861$200
   Table 84: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-871$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-88
An Overview of the Indian Polyol Market.....III-88
1$75
   Robust Automotive Production Lends Traction to the Polyurethane Market.....III-89
Steady Recovery in Construction Activity.....III-89
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Development.....III-90
B. Market Analytics.....III-90
Table 85: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-90
1$200
   Table 86: Indian Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-911$200
   Table 87: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-921$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-93
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-93
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-94
Table 88: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-94
1$200
   Table 89: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-951$200
   Table 90: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-961$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-97
Construction Sector in the Middle East: A Review.....III-97
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-97
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-98
Table 91: The Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-98
1$200
   Table 92: The Middle East Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-991$200
   Table 93: The Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1001$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-101
Latin American Automobile Market - A Brief Review.....III-101
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-102
Table 94: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-102
1$200
   Table 95: Latin American Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1031$200
   Table 96: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1041$200
   Table 97: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1051$200
   Table 98: Latin American Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1061$200
   Table 99: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1071$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-108
Healthy Automotive Sector Provides Lucrative Opportunities for Polyurethane and
  Polyols.....III-108
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-109
Table 100: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-109
1$200
   Table 101: Brazilian Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1101$200
   Table 102: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1111$200
   Market Analysis.....III-112
Table 103: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-112
1$200
   Table 104: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Pounds for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1131$200
   Table 105: Rest of Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Polymeric Polyols by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Polyether Polyols and Polyester Polyols Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1141$200
  
Total Companies Profiled: 57 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 60)

Region/Country Players

The United States 19 Japan 10 Europe 16 France 1 Germany 6 The United Kingdom 3 Italy 1 Spain 1 Rest of Europe 4 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 13 Latin America 1 Middle East 1
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