1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 14
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.3.1 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 16
1.4 CURRENCY 16
1.5 UNIT CONSIDERED 16
1.6 LIMITATIONS 17
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 17

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 18
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 19
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 19
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 20
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 20
2.1.2.2 Breakdown of primary interviews 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 21
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 22
2.2.2 TOP DOWN APPROACH 22
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 23
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 24

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 25

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 29
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 29
4.2 APAC POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY 30
4.3 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY TYPE 30
4.4 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY REGION 31

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 32
5.1 INTRODUCTION 32
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 32
5.2.1 DRIVERS 33
5.2.1.1 Growth of key end-use industries 33
5.2.1.2 Preference for polypropylene to metal and other traditional materials in various industries 33
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 33
5.2.2.1 Availability of other substitutes providing stiff competition to polypropylene 33
5.2.2.2 Growing concern over environmental impact and disposal of plastics 34
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 34
5.2.3.1 Increasing use of polypropylene in automotive industry 34
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 34
5.2.4.1 Increasing trend of plastic recycling 34
5.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 35
5.3.1 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 36
5.3.2 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 36
5.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 37
5.3.4 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 37
5.3.5 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 38
5.4 MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS 38
5.4.1 GDP GROWTH RATE FORECAST OF MAJOR ECONOMIES 38
5.4.2 AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY ANALYSIS 39

6 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY TYPE 42
6.1 INTRODUCTION 43
6.2 HOMOPOLYMER 44
6.3 COPOLYMER 45
6.4 OTHERS 45

7 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 47
7.1 INTRODUCTION 48
7.2 INJECTION MOLDING 49
7.3 FIBER & RAFFIA 50
7.4 FILM & SHEET 51
7.5 BLOW MOLDING 52
7.6 OTHERS 53

8 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 54
8.1 INTRODUCTION 55
8.2 PACKAGING 56
8.3 AUTOMOTIVE 57
8.4 BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION 58
8.5 MEDICAL 59
8.6 ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS 60
8.7 OTHERS 61

9 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET, BY REGION 62
9.1 INTRODUCTION 63
9.2 APAC 65
9.2.1 CHINA 69
9.2.2 JAPAN 71
9.2.3 INDIA 72
9.2.4 SOUTH KOREA 74
9.2.5 THAILAND 75
9.2.6 TAIWAN 77
9.2.7 REST OF APAC 79
9.3 NORTH AMERICA 80
9.3.1 US 83
9.3.2 CANADA 84
9.3.3 MEXICO 86
9.4 EUROPE 88
9.4.1 GERMANY 92
9.4.2 FRANCE 94
9.4.3 ITALY 95
9.4.4 UK 97
9.4.5 RUSSIA 98
9.4.6 REST OF EUROPE 100
9.5 SOUTH AMERICA 102
9.5.1 BRAZIL 105
9.5.2 ARGENTINA 106
9.5.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 108
9.6 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 109
9.6.1 SOUTH AFRICA 112
9.6.2 TURKEY 113
9.6.3 SAUDI ARABIA 115
9.6.4 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 116

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 118
10.1 OVERVIEW 118
10.2 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 119
10.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 120
10.3.1 EXPANSIONS, 2012–2017 120
10.3.2 JOINT VENTURE, 2012–2017 121
10.3.3 ACQUISITIONS, 2012–2017 121
10.3.4 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH, 2012–2017 121

11 COMPANY PROFILES 122
(Business Overview, Products & Services, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
11.1 LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS B.V. 122
11.2 SABIC 125
11.3 EXXON MOBIL 127
11.4 DUPONT 130
11.5 INEOS 132
11.6 TOTAL S.A. 134
11.7 FORMOSA PLASTICS GROUP (FPG) 136
11.8 CHINA PETROCHEMICAL CORPORATION 137
11.9 LG CHEM 139
11.10 SUMITOMO CHEMICAL 141
11.11 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 143
11.11.1 EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY 143
11.11.2 BASF SE 143
11.11.3 RELIANCE INDUSTRIES LIMITED 143
11.11.4 WESTLAKE CHEMICAL CORPORATION 143
11.11.5 BRASKEM 143
11.11.6 HALDIA PETROCHEMICALS LIMITED 144
11.11.7 LOTTE CHEMICAL UK LTD. 144
11.11.8 TRINSEO 144
11.11.9 HPCL- MITTAL ENERGY LIMITED 144
11.11.10 BRAHMAPUTRA CRACKER AND POLYMER LIMITED 144
11.11.11 SACO AEI POLYMERS 145
*Details on Business Overview, Products & Services, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

12 APPENDIX 146
12.1 INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS 146
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 147
12.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 150
12.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 152
12.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 153
12.6 RELATED REPORTS 153
12.7 AUTHOR DETAILS 154

LIST OF TABLES
TABLE 1 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP GROWTH RATES, 2016–2022 38
TABLE 2 AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTION STATISTICS OF KEY COUNTRIES IN 2016 39
TABLE 3 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 43
TABLE 4 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 44
TABLE 5 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 48
TABLE 6 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 49
TABLE 7 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 55
TABLE 8 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 56
TABLE 9 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 64
TABLE 10 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 64
TABLE 11 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 66
TABLE 12 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 66
TABLE 13 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 66
TABLE 14 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 67
TABLE 15 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 67
TABLE 16 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 67
TABLE 17 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 68
TABLE 18 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 68
TABLE 19 CHINA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 69
TABLE 20 CHINA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 70
TABLE 21 CHINA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 70
TABLE 22 JAPAN: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 71
TABLE 23 JAPAN: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 72
TABLE 24 JAPAN: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 72
TABLE 25 INDIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 73
TABLE 26 INDIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 73
TABLE 27 INDIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 74
TABLE 28 SOUTH KOREA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 74
TABLE 29 SOUTH KOREA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 75
TABLE 30 SOUTH KOREA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 75
TABLE 31 THAILAND: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 76
TABLE 32 THAILAND: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 76
TABLE 33 THAILAND: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 77
TABLE 34 TAIWAN: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 77
TABLE 35 TAIWAN: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 78
TABLE 36 TAIWAN: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 78
TABLE 37 REST OF APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 79
TABLE 38 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 79
TABLE 39 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 80
TABLE 40 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 80
TABLE 41 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 81
TABLE 42 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 81
TABLE 43 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 81
TABLE 44 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 82
TABLE 45 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 82
TABLE 46 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 82
TABLE 47 NORTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 83
TABLE 48 US: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 83
TABLE 49 US: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 84
TABLE 50 US: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 84
TABLE 51 CANADA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 85
TABLE 52 CANADA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 85
TABLE 53 CANADA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 86
TABLE 54 MEXICO: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 87
TABLE 55 MEXICO: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 87
TABLE 56 MEXICO: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 87
TABLE 57 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 90
TABLE 58 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 90
TABLE 59 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 90
TABLE 60 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 91
TABLE 61 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 91
TABLE 62 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 91
TABLE 63 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 92
TABLE 64 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (USD BILLION) 92
TABLE 65 GERMANY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (MILLION TON) 93
TABLE 66 GERMANY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 93
TABLE 67 GERMANY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 94
TABLE 68 FRANCE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 94
TABLE 69 FRANCE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 95
TABLE 70 FRANCE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 95
TABLE 71 ITALY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 96
TABLE 72 ITALY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 96
TABLE 73 ITALY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 96
TABLE 74 UK: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 97
TABLE 75 UK: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 98
TABLE 76 UK: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 98
TABLE 77 RUSSIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 99
TABLE 78 RUSSIA.: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 99
TABLE 79 RUSSIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 100
TABLE 80 REST OF EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 100
TABLE 81 REST OF EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 101
TABLE 82 REST OF EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 101
TABLE 83 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 102
TABLE 84 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 85 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 103
TABLE 86 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 87 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 103
TABLE 88 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 89 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 104
TABLE 90 SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 91 BRAZIL: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 105
TABLE 92 BRAZIL: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 105
TABLE 93 BRAZIL: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 106
TABLE 94 ARGENTINA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 106
TABLE 95 ARGENTINA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 107
TABLE 96 ARGENTINA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 107
TABLE 97 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 108
TABLE 98 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 108
TABLE 99 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 109
TABLE 100 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 109
TABLE 101 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015—2022 (USD BILLION) 110
TABLE 102 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA : POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015—2022 (MILLION TON) 110
TABLE 103 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015—2022 (USD BILLION) 110
TABLE 104 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015—2022 (MILLION TON) 111
TABLE 105 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015—2022 (USD BILLION) 111
TABLE 106 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 111
TABLE 107 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015—2022 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 108 SOUTH AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 112
TABLE 109 SOUTH AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 113
TABLE 110 SOUTH AFRICA : POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 113
TABLE 111 TURKEY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 114
TABLE 112 TURKEY: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 114
TABLE 113 TURKEY : POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 114
TABLE 114 SAUDI ARABIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 115
TABLE 115 SAUDI ARABIA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 115
TABLE 116 SAUDI ARABIA : POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 116
TABLE 117 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 116
TABLE 118 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015—2022 (KILOTON) 117
TABLE 119 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2015–2022 (KILOTON) 117

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SEGMENTATION 15
FIGURE 2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
FIGURE 3 DATA TRIANGULATION: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 23
FIGURE 4 HOMOPOLYMER TO DOMINATE POLYPROPYLENE MARKET BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 25
FIGURE 5 FIBER & RAFFIA TO LEAD POLYPROPYLENE MARKET BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 26
FIGURE 6 PACKAGING END-USE INDUSTRY TO DOMINATE OVERALL POLYPROPYLENE MARKET BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 27
FIGURE 7 APAC MARKET TO WITNESS SIGNIFICANT GROWTH DURING FORECAST PERIOD 28
FIGURE 8 DEMAND FOR PACKAGING INDUSTRY IS DRIVING THE POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 29
FIGURE 9 CHINA ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST MARKET IN APAC 30
FIGURE 10 HOMOPOLYMER TO ACCOUNT LARGEST SHARE OF OVERALL POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 30
FIGURE 11 APAC DOMINATES POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 31
FIGURE 12 OVERVIEW OF FACTORS GOVERNING THE POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 32
FIGURE 13 TOP 10 VEHICLE PRODUCING COUNTRIES IN 2015 40
FIGURE 14 US ELECTRIC VEHICLE MARKET SIZE 2012 VS 2019 40
FIGURE 15 ELECTRIC VEHICLES SALES AND GROWTH 41
FIGURE 16 HOMOPOLYMER ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2016 43
FIGURE 17 APAC TO BE FASTEST-GROWING HOMOPOLYMER MARKET BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 44
FIGURE 18 APAC TO BE LARGEST COPOLYMER MARKET BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 45
FIGURE 19 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA TO BE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET FOR OTHERS SEGMENT 46
FIGURE 20 INJECTION MOLDING ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2016 48
FIGURE 21 APAC TO BE FASTEST-GROWING POLYPROPYLENE MARKET IN INJECTION MOLDING APPLICATION BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 49
FIGURE 22 APAC TO BE FASTEST GROWING MARKET IN FIBER & RAFFIA APPLICATION DURING FORECAST PERIOD 50
FIGURE 23 APAC TO BE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET IN FIBER & RAFFIA APPLICATION DURING FORECAST PERIOD 51
FIGURE 24 SOUTH AMERICA TO BE SECOND-FASTEST GROWING MARKET FOR POLYPROPYLENE BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 52
FIGURE 25 APAC TO BE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET IN OTHER APPLICATIONS BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 53
FIGURE 26 PACKAGING ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2016 55
FIGURE 27 APAC TO BE FASTEST-GROWING POLYPROPYLENE MARKET IN PACKAGING BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022 57
FIGURE 28 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA TO BE SECOND-FASTEST GROWING POLYPROPYLENE MARKET IN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY 58
FIGURE 29 APAC TO BE LARGEST POLYPROPYLENE MARKET IN BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 59
FIGURE 30 SOUTH AMERICA TO BE FASTEST-GROWING POLYPROPYLENE MARKET IN MEDICAL INDUSTRY 60
FIGURE 31 APAC TO WITNESS HIGHEST GROWTH FOR POLYPROPYLENE IN ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY 61
FIGURE 32 APAC TO BE LARGEST MARKET FOR POLYPROPYLENE IN OTHERS END-USE INDUSTRIES 61
FIGURE 33 CHINA TO EMERGE AS THE NEW HOTSPOTS FOR THE POLYPROPYLENE MARKET 63
FIGURE 34 APAC: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SNAPSHOT 65
FIGURE 35 EUROPE: POLYPROPYLENE MARKET SNAPSHOT 89
FIGURE 36 KEY DEVELOPMENTS BY LEADING PLAYERS BETWEEN 2012 AND 2017 118
FIGURE 37 LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS B.V.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 122
FIGURE 38 LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS B.V.: SWOT ANALYSIS 124
FIGURE 39 SABIC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 125
FIGURE 40 SABIC: SWOT ANALYSIS 126
FIGURE 41 EXXON MOBIL: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 127
FIGURE 42 EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION : SWOT ANALYSIS 128
FIGURE 43 DU PONT: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 130
FIGURE 44 DU PONT: SWOT ANALYSIS 131
FIGURE 45 INEOS: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 132
FIGURE 46 INEOS: SWOT ANALYSIS 133
FIGURE 47 TOTAL S.A.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 134
FIGURE 48 CHINA PETROLEUM CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 137
FIGURE 49 LG CHEM: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 139
FIGURE 50 COMPANY SNAPSHOT: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL 141