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Polyurethane Additives markets in Europe, Middle East & Africa

  • Publication Date:October 2010
  • Publisher:IAL Consultants
  • Product Type: Report
  • Pages:208

Polyurethane Additives markets in Europe, Middle East & Africa

IAL Consultants is pleased to announce the publication of its report: Polyurethane Additive Markets in Europe, Middle East & Africa. This second-edition volume provides a detailed overview of the various additives used in the manufacture of polyurethane foams, both rigid and flexible.

Drawing on IAL's comprehensive research into the global markets for polyurethane chemicals, this report covers the consumption of additives in the manufacture of flexible and rigid polyurethane foams in Europe, Middle East & Africa.

The following additive types are covered:

  • Blowing agents
  • Catalysts
  • Flame retardants
  • Mould release agents
  • Surfactants
  • Antioxidants

The following countries are covered:

Western Europe (12 countries/regions)

  • Austria
  • Benelux
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Nordic Region
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Eastern Europe (8 countries/regions)

  • Czech Republic
  • CIS
  • Hungary
  • Poland
  • Russian Federation
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Other (Baltic States, Romania, Bulgaria)

Middle East and Africa (10 countries/regions)

  • Iran
  • Levant
  • North Africa
  • Saudi Arabia
  • South Africa
  • Turkey
  • UAE
  • West Africa
  • Other GCC
  • Other MEA

Research for this report has drawn on a variety of published sources, including IAL's studies of the polyurethane chemicals markets, as well as new primary research including a telephone interview programme conducted during summer 2010.

  • 1. Introduction
    • 1.1 Scope Of The Study
    • 1.2 Methodology
    • 1.3 Products And End-Uses
    • 1.4 Units Of Volume
    • 1.5 Forecasts
  • 2. Market Summary And Forecasts To
    • 2.1 Total Consumption Of Polyurethane Additives - Europe, Middle East & Africa,
    • 2.2 Polyurethane Foam Market Trends
      • Rigid Foam
      • Flexible Foam
    • 2.3 Additive Market Trends
      • 2.3.1 Blowing Agents
        • Rigid Foam
        • Flexible Foam
      • 2.3.2 Catalysts
      • 2.3.3 Flame Retardants
      • 2.3.4 Mould Release Agents
        • Rigid Foam
        • Flexible Foam
      • 2.3.5 Surfactants
      • 2.3.6 Antioxidants
  • 3. Technical Background
    • 3.1 Blowing Agents
    • 3.2 Catalysts
    • 3.3 Flame Retardants
    • 3.4 Mould Release Agents
    • 3.5 Surfactants
    • 3.6 Antioxidants
  • 4. Market Data By Additive Type And Region
    • 4.1 Blowing Agents
      • 4.1.1 Total Emea By Application
      • 4.1.2 Total Emea By Country
      • 4.1.3 Total Western Europe By Application
      • 4.1.4 Total Eastern Europe By Application
      • 4.1.5 Total Middle East & Africa By Application
    • 4.2 Catalysts
      • 4.2.1 Total Emea By Application
      • 4.2.2 Total Emea By Country
      • 4.2.3 Total Western Europe By Application
      • 4.2.4 Total Eastern Europe By Application
      • 4.2.5 Total Middle East & Africa By Application
    • 4.3 Flame Retardants
      • 4.3.1 Total Emea By Application
      • 4.3.2 Total Emea By Country
      • 4.3.3 Total Western Europe By Application
      • 4.3.4 Total Eastern Europe By Application
      • 4.3.5 Total Middle East & Africa By Application
    • 4.4 Mould Release Agents
      • 4.4.1 Total Emea By Application
      • 4.4.2 Total Emea By Country
      • 4.4.3 Total Western Europe By Application
      • 4.4.4 Total Eastern Europe By Application
      • 4.4.5 Total Middle East & Africa By Application
    • 4.5 Surfactants
      • 4.5.1 Total Emea By Application
      • 4.5.2 Total Emea By Country
      • 4.5.3 Total Western Europe By Application
      • 4.5.4 Total Eastern Europe By Application
      • 4.5.5 Total Middle East & Africa By Application
    • 4.6 Antioxidants
      • 4.6.1 Total Emea By Application
      • 4.6.2 Total Emea By Country
      • 4.6.3 Total Western Europe By Application
      • 4.6.4 Total Eastern Europe By Application
      • 4.6.5 Total Middle East & Africa By Application
  • 5. Market Trends
    • 5.1 Blowing Agents
      • 5.1.1 Rigid Foams
        • Europe
        • Africa
        • Middle East
      • 5.1.2 Flexible Foam
        • Europe
        • Middle East & Africa
    • 5.2 Catalysts
      • 5.2.1 Rigid Foam
        • Europe, Middle East & Africa
      • 5.2.2 Flexible Foam
    • 5.3 Flame Retardants
      • 5.3.1 Rigid Foam
        • Europe
        • Middle East & Africa
      • 5.3.2 Flexible Foam
        • Europe, Middle East & Africa
    • 5.4 Mould Release Agents (Mras)
      • 5.4.1 Rigid Foam
      • 5.4.2 Flexible Foam
    • 5.5 Surfactants
      • 5.5.1 Rigid Foam
        • EMEA
      • 5.5.2 Flexible Foam
    • 5.6 Antioxidants
      • 5.6.1 Europe, Middle East & Africa
    • 5.7 Legislation
      • 5.7.1 Legislative Trends
        • REACH
        • Flame Retardants
        • The F-Gas Regulation
  • 6. Suppliers By Additive Type
  • 7. Profiles Of Leading Additive Suppliers
    • 7.1 Air Products And Chemicals, Inc.
    • 7.2 Albemarle Corporation
    • 7.3 Arkema
    • 7.4 Basf Polyurethanes
    • 7.5 Chem-Trend
    • 7.6 Chemtura
    • 7.7 Evonik Industries
    • 7.8 Honeywell International
    • 7.9 Israel Chemicals Limited (Supresta)
    • 7.10 Jiangdu Dajiang Chemical Factory
    • 7.11 Jiangsu Yoke Chemical Co., Ltd
    • 7.12 Momentive Performance Materials
    • 7.13 Taminco
    • 7.14 Tosoh Corporation
  • 8. Directory Of Suppliers
    • 8.1 Blowing Agents
      • 8.1.1 Belgium
      • 8.1.2 China
      • 8.1.3 France
      • 8.1.4 Germany
      • 8.1.5 Italy
      • 8.1.6 Netherlands
      • 8.1.7 Spain
      • 8.1.8 Sweden
      • 8.1.9 Switzerland
      • 8.1.10 UAE
      • 8.1.11 United Kingdom
    • 8.2 Catalysts
      • 8.2.1 Belgium
      • 8.2.2 China
      • 8.2.3 Germany
      • 8.2.4 Italy
      • 8.2.5 Netherlands
      • 8.2.6 Russia
      • 8.2.7 Spain
      • 8.2.8 Switzerland
      • 8.2.9 United Kintdom
    • 8.3 Flame Retardants
      • 8.3.1 Belgium
      • 8.3.2 China
      • 8.3.3 France
      • 8.3.4 Germany
      • 8.3.5 Italy
      • 8.3.6 Netherlands
      • 8.3.7 Poland
      • 8.3.8 Spain
      • 8.3.9 Switzerland
      • 8.3.10 UAE
    • 8.4 Mould Release Agents
      • 8.4.1 France
      • 8.4.2 Germany
      • 8.4.3 Italy
      • 8.4.4 Netherlands
      • 8.4.5 Russia
      • 8.4.6 Spain
      • 8.4.7 Switzerland
      • 8.4.8 United Kingdom
    • 8.5 Surfactants
      • 8.5.1 Belgium
      • 8.5.2 Germany
      • 8.5.3 India
      • 8.5.4 Italy
      • 8.5.5 Netherlands
      • 8.5.6 Russia
      • 8.5.7 Spain
      • 8.5.8 Switzerland
      • 8.5.9 United Kingdom
    • 8.6 Antioxidants
      • 8.6.1 Belgium
      • 8.6.2 Germany
      • 8.6.3 Japan
      • 8.6.4 South Korea
      • 8.6.5 Switzerland
  • 9. Directory Of Trade Associations
    • 9.1 Pan-European
    • 9.2 Belgium
    • 9.3 Czech Republic
    • 9.4 Denmark
    • 9.5 Finland
    • 9.6 France
    • 9.7 Germany
    • 9.8 Ireland
    • 9.9 Italy
    • 9.10 Netherlands
    • 9.11 Norway
    • 9.12 Poland
    • 9.13 Portugal
    • 9.14 Romania
    • 9.15 Slovenia
    • 9.16 Spain
    • 9.17 Sweden
    • 9.18 Switzerland
    • 9.19 United Kingdom
  • List Of Tables
    • 1. Introduction
      • 1.1 Scope Of The Study
      • 1.2 Methodology
      • 1.3 Products And End-Uses
      • 1.4 Units Of Volume
      • 1.5 Forecasts
    • 2. Market Summary And Forecasts To
      • 2.1 Total Consumption Of Polyurethane Additives - Europe, Middle East & Africa,
        • The Market for PU Additives in PU Foam in EMEA, by Type and Region, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Forecast Market for PU Additives in PU Foam in EMEA, by Type and Region, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Forecast Market for PU Additives in PU Foam in EMEA, by Type and Region, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
      • 2.2 Polyurethane Foam Market Trends
      • 2.3 Additive Market Trends
    • 3. Technical Background
      • 3.1 Blowing Agents
      • 3.2 Catalysts
      • 3.3 Flame Retardants
        • Main EU and National Fire Retardant Standards
      • 3.4 Mould Release Agents
      • 3.5 Surfactants
      • 3.6 Antioxidants
    • 4. Market Data By Additive Type And Region
      • 4.1 Blowing Agents
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Growth by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Growth by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Growth by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Blowing Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Blowing Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
      • 4.2 Catalysts
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Total Growth by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Total Growth by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Total Growth by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Catalysts - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Catalysts - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
      • 4.3 Flame Retardants
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA,
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (Tonnes & % Growth pa)
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (Tonnes & % Growth p.a.)
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes & % Growth pa)
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe,
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe,
        • Flame Retardants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009-
      • 4.4 Mould Release Agents
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Growth by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Growth by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Growth by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Mould Release Agents - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Mould Release Agents - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
      • 4.5 Surfactants
        • Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Surfactants - Total Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Total Growth by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Surfactants - Total Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Total Growth by Type in PU Flexible Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Surfactants - Total Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Total Forecast Market by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Total Growth by Type in PU Rigid Foam by Country, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Surfactants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Surfactants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 - 2014 (% Growth p.a.)
        • Surfactants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Forecast Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2014 (Tonnes)
        • Surfactants - Market Growth by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009-2014 (% Growth p.a.)
      • 4.6 Antioxidants
        • Antioxidants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in EMEA, 2009 - 2014 (Tonnes & % Growth pa)
        • Antioxidants - Total Market by Type in PU Foam by Country, 2009-2014 (Tonnes & % Growth pa)
        • Antioxidants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Western Europe, 2009-2014 (Tonnes & % Growth p.a.)
        • Antioxidants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in Eastern Europe, 2009 - 2014 (Tonnes & % Growth pa)
        • Antioxidants - Total Market by Type and by PU Foam End-use in the Middle East and Africa, 2009-2014 (Tonnes & % Growth pa)
    • 5. Market Trends
      • 5.1 Blowing Agents
      • 5.2 Catalysts
      • 5.3 Flame Retardants
      • 5.4 Mould Release Agents (Mras)
      • 5.5 Surfactants
      • 5.6 Antioxidants
      • 5.7 Legislation
    • 6. Suppliers By Additive Type
      • Polyurethane Blowing Agents By Type
      • Polyurethane Catalyst Supplier By Type
      • Polyurethane Flame Retardants By Type
      • Polyurethane Mould Release Agents By Type
      • Polyurethane Surfactants By Type
      • Polyurethane Antioxidants By Type
    • 7. Profiles Of Leading Additive Suppliers
      • 7.1 Air Products And Chemicals, Inc.
        • Consolidated sales by destination (%)
        • Financial Overview, 2008-2009 (US$ Million)
        • Consolidated sales by business segment (%)
        • Air Products and Chemicals: PU Additive Product Range
      • 7.2 Albemarle Corporation
        • Albemarle Corporation Sales by Business Sector, 2008-2009 (US$ 000)
      • 7.3 Arkema
      • 7.4 Basf Polyurethanes
        • BASF Group Sales by Business Segment to Third Parties, 2008 & 2009 (€ Million)
        • BASF Plastics Sales, 2008-2009 (€ Million)
      • 7.5 Chem-Trend
      • 7.6 Chemtura
      • 7.7 Evonik Industries
      • 7.8 Honeywell International
        • Honeywell International Sales by Business Sector, 2008-2009 (US$ 000)
      • 7.9 Israel Chemicals Limited (Supresta)
      • 7.10 Jiangdu Dajiang Chemical Factory
      • 7.11 Jiangsu Yoke Chemical Co., Ltd
      • 7.12 Momentive Performance Materials
      • 7.13 Taminco
        • Taminco Revenue by Business Sector, 2008-2009 (€ 000)
        • Taminco Sales by Region, 2008-2009 (€ Million)
      • 7.14 Tosoh Corporation
        • Tosoh Financial Overview, 2008 to
    • 8. Directory Of Suppliers
      • 8.1 Blowing Agents
      • 8.2 Catalysts
      • 8.3 Flame Retardants
      • 8.4 Mould Release Agents
      • 8.5 Surfactants
      • 8.6 Antioxidants
    • 9. Directory Of Trade Associations
      • 9.1 Pan-European
      • 9.2 Belgium
      • 9.3 Czech Republic
      • 9.4 Denmark
      • 9.5 Finland
      • 9.6 France
      • 9.7 Germany
      • 9.8 Ireland
      • 9.9 Italy
      • 9.10 Netherlands
      • 9.11 Norway
      • 9.12 Poland
      • 9.13 Portugal
      • 9.14 Romania
      • 9.15 Slovenia
      • 9.16 Spain
      • 9.17 Sweden
      • 9.18 Switzerland
      • 9.19 United Kingdom
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