62 reports

  • Market share by product type 2016
  • Other foams - market size and forecast

About High Heat Foam High heat foams are also commonly called high insulation foams have the highest R-values ranging from R-10 to R-45. High heat foams are used as cushions, insulators, and absorbents. They are manufactured using various polymers such as silicone, polyimide, melamine, and polyethylene. They...

  • Foams
  • Plastic
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • FACTORS GOVERNING THE ELASTOMERIC FOAM MARKET
  • NBR TO DOMINATE THE ELASTOMERIC FOAM MARKET

Superior properties of elastomeric foam as an insulation material and significant growth of the end-use industries of elastomeric foam, including HVAC are the factors driving the elastomeric foam market. The global elastomeric foam market is estimated at USD 1.28 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 1.75 billion by 2023, at...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Armacell International S.A.
  • Global packaging foams market by flexible foams
  • Global packaging foams market by rigid foams

About Packaging Foams Packaging foams are cross-linked structures, used in the packaging and safe transportation of products, both heavy and light, from one place to other. Basic raw materials are required for the manufacture of packaging foams to be used in various end-user applications. These basic raw materials are resin,...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • Borealis AG
  • Efforts to make polyolefin engineered foams competitive with polyurethane engineered foams
  • Superior and robust nature of polyurethane engineered foams

About Engineered Foams Engineered foams or technical foams are high-value specialties for markets with special foam needs such as aerospace, automotive, filtration, medical, and protective packaging. Engineered foams are versatile and can be completely extruded. They possess excellent physical and chemical properties and fulfill...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • Covestro AG
  • EPS FOAM
  • POLYMER FOAM MARKET, BY TYPE

Polyolefin foam (PO) is the fastest-growing type of polymer foam The market size of polymer foam was estimated at USD 94.86 billion in 2017 and is projected to reach USD 126.08 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 5.86% from 2017 to 2022. PO is the fastest-growing type of polymer foam because of its resilience. It is an excellent...

  • Foams
  • North America
  • World
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Global rigid foams market by other foams
  • Market forecast: Global rigid foams market by other foams 2016-2021

About Rigid Foams Rigid foams are highly cross-linked, closed cell, cellular, thermoset plastic of low density. They possess excellent insulating properties due to the low thermal conductivity of the blowing agents contained in the cells. Rigid foam is a type of polymer foam, which can be broadly classified under thermosets...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Covestro AG
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • The other applications of anti-foaming agents include detergents, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, textiles, lubricants, and agrochemicals.
  • Market size and forecast

About Anti-Foaming Agent Anti-foaming agents are chemical additives that minimize and stop the formation of foam. They are mainly used in industrial process liquids to reduce the formation of foam. Foam formation leads to flaws on surface coatings and prevents efficient filling of containers. Foam formation is the major problem...

  • Foams
  • Dow Corning Corporation
  • Elementis plc
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Wacker Chemie AG
  • Global flexible foams market by other flexible foams
  • Polyurethane flexible foam

About Flexible Foams Polymer foams are broadly classified under thermosets or thermoplastics, which are further segmented into flexible and rigid foams. Thermoplastics can be broken down and recycled, whereas thermosets are hard to recycle owing to their heavily crosslinked structure. Flexible foams are primarily of three types:...

  • Foams
  • World
  • BASF Group
  • Covestro AG
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • 7.3 POLYSTYRENE FOAM
  • 7.6 POLYVINYL CHLORIDE FOAM

The rigid foam market is projected to reach USD 99.78 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 8.2% from 2017 to 2022. The growth of the rigid foam market is driven by the increasing use of rigid foams in the building & construction, appliances for insulation and energy saving, and in the automobile industry for weight reduction. These foams are also...

  • Foams
  • Market Size
  • Armacell International S.A.
  • BASF SE
  • Borealis AG
  • AUGMENTED INVESTMENT IN R&D OF PU FOAMS
  • Global PU foam market 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)

About Polymer Foam Polymer foams can be manufactured in various ways such as slab stock, extrusion, and various forms of molding. Polymer foams are broadly classified as thermosets and thermoplastics, which are further segmented into flexible and rigid foams. Thermoplastics can be broken down and recycled, whereas thermosets...

  • Chemical
  • Foams
  • World
  • Arkema S.A.
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • POLYURETHANE FLEXIBLE FOAM TO DOMINATE GREEN AND BIO POLYOLS
  • U.S. ACCOUNTED FOR THE LARGEST SHARE OF PU FLEXIBLE FOAM MARKET IN

“Eco-friendly and sustainable nature of bio polyols, consistent supply of bio- based feedstock, and crude oil price fluctuations are driving the global green and bio polyols market” The global green and bio polyols market is projected to reach USD 4.71 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 9.5%. The market is projected to grow at a CAGR...

  • Foams
  • Market Size
  • BASF SE
  • Bayer AG
  • Biobased Technologies LLC
  • FLEXIBLE FOAM MARKET
  • Flexible foam market, by type:

“Comfort & cushioning properties of flexible foam expected to drive the market” The global flexible foam market is estimated to reach USD 64.14 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 5.99% from 2016 to 2026. The market is driven by the increasing penetration of flexible foam in automobiles for weight reduction and in the packaging application...

  • Foams
  • Petrochemical
  • Polyurethane
  • BASF SE
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • GLOBAL POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET BY TYPE
  • GLOBAL POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET BY TYPE 2015 AND 2020

About Polyurethane Foam Polyurethane is a polymer composed of organic units joined by urethane links. Most polyurethanes are thermosetting polymers that do not melt when heated. Polyurethane polymers are commonly formed by reacting a di- or polyisocyanate with a polyol. The isocyanates and polyols used to make polyurethanes contain...

  • Foams
  • Polyurethane
  • Specialty Chemical
  • World
  • Covestro AG
  • BLOWING AGENTS MARKET, BY FOAMS
  • POLYURETHANE FOAM TO DOMINATE THE BLOWING AGENTS MARKET, 2016-

“High demand from appliances and building & construction industries is driving the blowing agents market” The blowing agents market is projected to reach USD 5.47 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 6.7% from 2016 to 2026. The growth is attributed to the increasing demand for blowing agents from the appliances and building & construction...

  • Foams
  • Market Size
  • Arkema S.A.
  • Honeywell International Inc.
  • Solvay SA
  • CONDOX PLUS FOAMS
  • GROWING USE OF LCCS IN DEVELOPING REGIONS

About Aerospace Foams Aerospace foams are manufactured using various materials such as polyurethane (PU) foams, polyethylene (PE) foams, metal foams, melamine foams, and other types of foams, including polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), polyphenylsulfone (PPSU), silicones, polyetherimide (PEI), and polymethacrylimide (PMI). These foams...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • Product
  • Product

“The global engineered foam market size is projected to reach USD 122.30 billion by 2026” The global engineered foam market was estimated at USD 57.30 billion in 2016, and is expected to reach USD 122.30 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 7.9% from 2016 to 2026. The key factors expected to drive the growth of the market include high transition...

  • Foams
  • World
  • BASF SE
  • Bayer AG
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • GLOBAL PU FOAM MARKET 2016 AND 2021 ($ BILLIONS)
  • GLOBAL FOAM BLOWING AGENTS MARKET FOR HC

About Foam Blowing Agents The blowing agent is a chemical substance that is used in generating a gas to expand rubber, plastics, and ceramics to create foam. Blowing agents are used to impart features such as low weight, heat insulation, sound absorbency, permeability, elasticity, electrical insulation, excellent textures, wood...

  • Foams
  • Polyurethane
  • World
  • Arkema S.A.
  • Chemours
  • Global PU foam blowing agents market by type
  • Global PU foam blowing agents market by HFC

About Polyurethane Foam Blowing Agents Foam blowing agents (known as foam expansion agents or foaming agents) play a crucial role by providing a cellular structure to the foamed products. Along with blowing agents, additives, such as nucleating agents and stabilizers, are used for manufacturing of foams. The commonly used manufacturing...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Arkema S.A.
  • Chemours
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • 5.3 PERFORMANCE COMPARISON OF POLYMERIC FOAMS
  • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS OF EXPANDED POLYPROPYLENE (EPP) FOAM MARKET

“Light weight and shock absorption properties of expanded polypropylene foam expected to drive the market” The global expanded polypropylene (EPP) foam market is estimated to reach USD 1,525.1 million by 2021, at a CAGR of 11.41% from 2016 to 2021. The market is driven by the increasing penetration of expanded polypropylene foam...

  • Foams
  • BASF SE
  • DS Smith Plc
  • Furukawa Electric Group
  • Hanwha Corporation

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  • Foams
  • APAC
  • Japan
  • World
  • Demand
  • 12.15 FUTURE FOAM, INC.
  • MEDICAL POLYMER FOAM MARKET, BY APPLICATION

“The global medical foam market size is projected to reach USD 30.89 billion by 2026” The global medical foam market is projected to grow from USD 14.06 billion in 2016 to USD 30.89 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 8.2% from 2016 to 2026. The key factors expected to drive the growth of the market include, the high demand for the production...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Armacell GmbH
  • Armacell International S.A.
  • BASF SE
  • RIGID FOAM TO DOMINATE THE POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET BY 2021
  • FLEXIBLE FOAM DOMINATES THE POLYURETHANE FOAM MARKET,

“Increasing demand by the building & construction industry to drive the polyurethane foam market” MarketsandMarkets projects that the polyurethane foam market size will grow from USD 46.05 billion in 2015 to USD 74.24 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 8.4% between 2016 and 2021. The demand for the market is supported by increasing demand...

  • Foams
  • World
  • BASF SE
  • Bayer AG
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Polystyrene foam market in APAC
  • Global EPS foam market

About Polystyrene Foam Polystyrene is synthesized by the polymerization of several units of styrene monomers. Its lightweight and moisture resistant features provide insulation and buoyancy. The particle foam in the form of expandable polystyrene (EPS) and extruded polystyrene (XPS) rigid foam are the two commonly used polystyrene...

  • Foams
  • Petrochemical
  • Thermal Insulation
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Kaneka Group

Polyurethane Foam Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2022 ##.

  • Chemical
  • Foams
  • Specialty Chemical
  • World
  • Market Shares

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  • Chemical
  • Foams
  • Specialty Chemical
  • World
  • Forecast
  • World price of crude oil
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

Fantastic foam: Demand for polystyrene foam from key buying industries has risen Abstract Polystyrene Foam Manufacturing in the USOver the five years to 2017, revenue within the Polystyrene Foam Manufacturing industry is expected to increase. As consumers have increased their instances of going out to...

  • Foams
  • Petrochemical
  • Polystyrene
  • United States
  • Demand
  • GLOBAL MDI MARKET BY FLEXIBLE FOAMS
  • Rigid foams accounted for 36% of the market share

About Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI) Methylenediphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) is a type of aromatic isocyanate that has large-scale commercial and consumer use. The preparation of MDI involves condensation of aniline with formaldehyde to form methylenedianiline (MDA), which is the reacted with phosgene to form MDI. Technavio’s...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Covestro AG
  • Tosoh Corporation
  • RIGID FOAMS - MARKET SIZE AND FORECAST 2017-2022
  • FLEXIBLE FOAMS - MARKET SIZE AND FORECAST 2017- 2022

About Isocyanate Isocyanates are compounds that contain the isocyanate group. These compounds react with the alcohol group compounds to produce polyurethanes. Technavio’s analysts forecast the global isocyanate market to grow at a CAGR of 6.56% during the period 2018-2022. Covered in this report The...

  • Foams
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Covestro AG
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
  • Increasing demand for PU foams
  • 35.74% of the market share comes from PU foams

About Polyalkylene Glycol Polyalkylene glycol is formed by the reaction of an alcohol with one or more alkylene oxides such as propylene oxide and ethylene oxide.- Polyalkylene glycol is divided into two different product types: Polypropylene glycol and polyethylene glycol. It is used in various applications such...

  • Foams
  • Polypropylene
  • World
  • Forecast
  • LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
  • MARKET SHARE BY APPLICATION 2016
  • INCREMENTAL MARKET GROWTH

About Fluorotelomers Fluorotelomers are fluorocarbon-based oligomers or telomeres, which are produced by telomerization. It (telomerization) is a polymerization reaction between a telogen and at least one of the taxogen molecules such as hexafluoropropene, tetrafluoroethylene, chlorotrifluoroethylene, or vinylidene...

  • Foams
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Chemours