+ 1 888 391 5441

Global and China Polyurethane Industry Chain Report, 2011-2012

Synopsis

Polyurethane is the general name for polymers including multiple carbamate groups (-NHCOO-) on main chain of a polymer structure; and its products comprise rigid & flexible PU foams, elastomer, coating, adhesive and fiber, etc.

In 2011, global polyurethane product output approximated 17.65 million tons; rigid & flexible PU foams made larger contribution, around 60% of total output. With the rapidly increasing demand for polyurethane in the Asia-Pacific Region, global polyurethane production center has been moved to Asia-Pacific region, especially China. China’s polyurethane product output accounted for around 33.7% of the global total in 2011.

China’s PU product demand saw a CAGR of 11.8% from 2006 to 2011. In particular, the demand reached 6.8 million tons in 2011, with the self-sufficiency rate 87.5%. Among China’s PU products, rigid & flexible PU foams, synthetic leather pulp and coating showed higher demand; and their accumulative demands occupied about 80% of total PU product demand in China in 2011.

Upstream raw materials for polyurethane involve three categories including isocyanate (MDI,TDI, etc.), polylol (PPG, PTMEG, BDO, AA, etc.) and auxiliary (mainly DMF).

1 MDI
In 2011, global MDI capacity approximated 6 million tons, and merely around 10 enterprises were engaged in MDI production, with a very high concentration degree in the industry. In terms of production capacity, Bayer, BASF and Yantai Wanhua Polyurethanes Co., Ltd. ranked the top three, followed by Huntsman, DOW and NPU etc. In the same year, China became the largest MDI producer in the world, with capacity sharing 23.9% of the world’s total.

2 TDI
Worldwide TDI capacity reached 2.5 million tons or so in 2011. Bayer, BASF, MITSUI, Hebei Cangzhou Dahua Co., Ltd. and Perstorp are leading companies; and their aggregate capacities enjoyed roughly 70% of the global total TDI capacity in the same year. Worldwide TDI capacity is mainly distributed in China, South Korea and the United States.

3 PPG
Global PPG industry also characterizes a high concentration degree; and leading players comprise Bayer, DOW, Shell, BASF and Huntsman, etc. There are many PPG producers in China, but most with limited capacity, including Shanghai Gaoqiao Petrochemical Co., Ltd., Shandong Bluestar Dongda Chemical Industry Company and Nanjing Hongbaoli Co., Ltd. etc.

This report resolves around the followings:

  • Supply & demand, product mix and regional distribution of global PU industry;
  • Industrial policies, supply & demand, product mix, import & export and development trend of Chinese PU industry;
  • Demand analysis and consumption structure of market segements such as rigid & flexible PU foams, elastomer and coating etc in China and beyond;
  • Production capacity, projects under construction and to be built, competition pattern, import & export and price trend of global and China’s MDI, TDI and PPG industries;
  • Analysis and prediction on PU demand in building energy-saving, refrigeration, water heater and automobile industries in China;
  • Operation, PU business and development of 10 PU manufacturers and raw material producers around the globe.
Why http://www.chinamarketresearchreports.com

Global and China Polyurethane Industry Chain Report, 2011-2012

Published By :Research In China
Price

Related reports :

  • Global and China Aluminum Alloy Automotive Sheet Industry Report, 2019-2025
    Global automobile sales reach at least 90 million units annually as people live a better life over recent years. A combination of factors like environment pollution, fuel economy and longer new energy vehicle range leads to a trend that automobile...
  • Global and China Dissolving Pulp Industry Report, 2019-2025
    In 2018, global dissolving pulp capacity outstripped 10 million tons and its output surged by 14.0% from a year ago to 7.07 million tons, roughly 70% of the capacity. China, as a key supplier of dissolving pulp, produced 1.56 million tons (a 22.1%...
  • Global and China Isostatic Graphite Industry Report, 2018-2022
    Isostatic graphite, a kind of high-end specialty graphite with multiple excellent properties, is widely used in semiconductor, electric discharge & mold machining, nuclear power, metallurgy and aviation, particularly in PV field, the largest a...
  • Research Report on China's Synthetic Rubber Industry, 2018-2022
    Description There are various types of synthetic rubber. Rubber with special properties can be synthesized for different purposes. Therefore, the output of synthetic rubber has far exceeded natural rubber in the world. Currently, synthetic rubb...
  • China Textile Industry Overview, 2017-2021
    Description In China, six sub-industries of textile industry include cotton, chemical fiber textile and printing & dyeing finishing industry, wool textile and dyeing finishing industry, linen textile, silk textile and ...
  • Global and China Aramid Fiber Industry Report, 2016-2020
    Aramid fiber is a kind of high-tech special fiber, and therefore has stable chemical properties and perfect mechanical properties, widely used in aerospace, IT (information technology), national defense, automobiles, and among other fields. ...
  • Research Report on China Ceramic Industry, 2017-2021
    Description China is a world leading ceramic producer accounting for 50% to 70% of the total production volume in terms of ceramics for daily use, display art and building. China is a big ceramic producer with the ...
  • China Nano Metal Powder Industry Report, 2016-2020
    The global nano metal powder industry develops slowly in a relative sense, let alone leading enterprises or massive commercialized application. At present, the overall yield is not high, at around 2,000 tons, which is mainly related to a short sup...
  • China Lubricant Industry Report, 2014-2018
    The development of automobiles, machinery manufacturing, electrical, and other industries in China has triggered a rapid expansion of lubricant market size. So far, China has become one of the world’s major lubricant producers and consumers....
  • Global and China Biodegradable Plastics Industry Report, 2014-2018
    Biodegradable plastics are polymer materials which are quickly degradable through microbial life activities in natural environments or under conditions of composting. Currently, more than 70% of global biodegradable plastics are used in the packag...
We use cookies to deliver the best possible experience on our website.
By continuing to use this site, or closing this box, you consent to our use of cookies. To learn more, visit our Privacy Policy