Global Polystyrene Industry

Global Polystyrene Industry

  • October 2019 •
  • 259 pages •
  • Report ID: 5817788 •
  • Format: PDF
Polystyrene market worldwide is projected to grow by US$9.4 Billion, driven by a compounded growth of 4.7%. General Purpose Polystyrene (GPPS), one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 4.7%. The shifting dynamics supporting this growth makes it critical for businesses in this space to keep abreast of the changing pulse of the market. Poised to reach over US$6.2 Billion by the year 2025, General Purpose Polystyrene (GPPS) will bring in healthy gains adding significant momentum to global growth.

- Representing the developed world, the United States will maintain a 3.6% growth momentum. Within Europe, which continues to remain an important element in the world economy, Germany will add over US$333.6 Million to the region’s size and clout in the next 5 to 6 years. Over US$270.1 Million worth of projected demand in the region will come from Rest of Europe markets. In Japan, General Purpose Polystyrene (GPPS) will reach a market size of US$311.3 Million by the close of the analysis period. As the world’s second largest economy and the new game changer in global markets, China exhibits the potential to grow at 7.4% over the next couple of years and add approximately US$2.7 Billion in terms of addressable opportunity for the picking by aspiring businesses and their astute leaders. Presented in visually rich graphics are these and many more need-to-know quantitative data important in ensuring quality of strategy decisions, be it entry into new markets or allocation of resources within a portfolio. Several macroeconomic factors and internal market forces will shape growth and development of demand patterns in emerging countries in Asia-Pacific, Latin America and the Middle East. All research viewpoints presented are based on validated engagements from influencers in the market, whose opinions supersede all other research methodologies.

- Competitors identified in this market include among others, ACH Foam Technologies LLC; Alpek S.A.B. de C.V.; BASF SE; Chi Mei Corporation; Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corporation; INEOS Styrolution Group GmbH; Innova; Kumho Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (KKPC); SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation); Trinseo LLC