Sizing and Thickening Agents Market  Research Report- Forecast to 2023

Sizing and Thickening Agents Market Research Report- Forecast to 2023

ID: MRFR/CnM/4017-HCRR | June, 2018 | Region: Global | 137 pages | Half-Cooked Research Reports

Global sizing and thickening agents market research: information by type (natural and synthetic, mineral & hydrocolloid), application (food and beverage, paints & coatings, paper & paperboard, textile, others) – Forecast till 2023


Synopsis of Sizing and thickening agents Market


Sizing agents are substances that are primarily used in fibers to reduce their porosity and make the fibers suitable for printing purposes. These agents are also used in the paper industries to enhance the ink holding capacity of the paper. Thickeners are used to increase the viscosity of fluid thereby making them an integral part of the food and beverage industry. Moreover, thickening agents are also used as additives in the paint and coatings, inks, cosmetics and personal hygiene products. The most commonly used thickening agents are clay, silica, cellulose, and starch.


The growing industrialization and urbanization in the developing regions throughout the globe is expected to boost the market during the forecast years. The global market of sizing and thickening agents is a lucrative market is expected to expand at an encouraging CAGR during the forecast years. The growing demand for food & beverages, paper, and textile industries in the developing region are the major factors driving the global market of sizing and thickening agents.


Among the various product type in sizing and thickening agents market, the hydrocolloid is the leading segment of the market and is anticipated to continue its dominance over the forecast period. This growth is attributed to the increased demand for hydrocolloid in the food & beverage and the textile industries among others.


The Global sizing and thickening agents market share by application industry.


 sizing and thickening agents


Source: MRFR analysis


Regional Analysis 


The sizing and thickening agents market is segmented across five regions: Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa. Among these, Asia Pacific holds a major share of the market and is expected to be the fastest growing market at an encouraging CAGR during the forecast period. The rapid growth of industries and urbanization is fuelling the growth of the sizing and thickening agents in the developing countries of Asia Pacific region. Moreover, the favorable government regulations in the region have attracted many industry players to enter the lucrative market, which, in turn, is fuelling the market growth. Furthermore, the presence of most populated countries such as India and China has augmented the use of paints & coatings in the construction and automobile sector, which is further contributing to the market growth.  China, India, and Japan are the largest consumers of sizing and thickening agents in this region. North America is another dominant region in the market of sizing and thickening agents. The developed end-user industries such as construction, transportation, and electronics among others are significantly driving the market growth. Moreover, the newly elected government has brought in a new wave of investment in development and renovation of residential and commercial infrastructure, which is expected to boost the demand for sizing and thickening agents in the construction industry. Moreover, the growing working population has increased the demand for processed and convenience food products. This is expected to have a positive impact on the overall growth of the market.


Europe is a lucrative market due to the developed construction and automobile sector. Moreover, the growing demand for cosmetics and personal hygiene products coupled with the increasing infrastructural development are the major factor attributing to the growth of the market.


Segmental Analysis


The global sizing and thickening agents market is segmented into type and application. On the basis of the type, the market is segmented into natural sizing agent, synthetic sizing agents, mineral thickening agent and hydrocolloids thickening agents. On the basis of the application, the global sizing and thickening agents market is segmented into food and beverage, paper & paperboards, paints & coatings, textile and fibers, cosmetics & personal hygiene, and others.


Key Players


Some of the prominent players operating in the global sizing and thickening agents  market are Ashland (U.S.), Cargill Incorporated (U.S.), CP Kelco (U.S.), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), BASF SE (Germany), and AKZO Nobel N.V.(Netherland), FMC Corporation (U.S.), and Archer Daniels Midland Company (U.S.) among others.


 Geographical Analysis


The report covers brief analysis of the major geographic regions namely Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.


Intended Audience



  • Sizing and thickening agents    market manufacturers

  • Traders and Distributors of Sizing and thickening agents   market

  • Production Process Industries

  • Potential Investors

  • Raw Material Suppliers

  • Nationalized Laboratory 

TABLE OF CONTENTS





1 Executive Summary

2 Scope of the Report

2.1 Market Definition

2.2 Scope of the Study

2.2.1 Research Objectives

2.2.2 Assumptions & Limitations

2.3 Markets Structure

3 Market Research Methodology

3.1 Research Process

3.2 Secondary Research

3.3 Primary Research

3.4 Forecast Model

4 Market Landscape

4.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.1.1 Threat of New Entrants

4.1.2 Bargaining power of buyers

4.1.3 Threat of substitutes

4.1.4 Segment rivalry

4.2 Value Chain/Supply Chain of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market

5 Industry Overview of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Growth Drivers

5.3 Impact analysis

5.4 Market Challenges

6 Market Trends

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Growth Trends

6.3 Impact analysis

7. Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market by Type

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Natural Sizing Agent

7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

7.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

7.3 Synthetic Sizing Agents

7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

7.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

7.4 Mineral Thickening Agent

7.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

7.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

7.5 Hydrocolloids Thickening Agents

7.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

7.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

8. Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market by Application

8.1 Introduction

8.2 Food & Beverage

8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

8.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

8.3 Paper & Paperboard

8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

8.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

8.4 Paints & Coatings

8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

8.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

8.5 Textile & Fibers

8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

8.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

8.6 Cosmetic & Personal Hygiene

8.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

8.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

8.7 Others

8.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

8.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2017-2023

9. Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market by Region

9.1 Introduction

9.2 North America

9.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.2.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.2.4 U.S.

9.2.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.2.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.2.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.2.5 Mexico

9.2.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.2.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.2.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.2.6 Canada

9.2.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.2.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.2.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3 Europe

9.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3.4 Germany

9.3.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3.5 France

9.3.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3.6 Italy

9.3.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3.7 Spain

9.3.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3.8 U.K

9.3.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.3.9 Rest of Europe

9.3.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.3.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4 Asia Pacific

9.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4.4 China

9.4.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4.5 India

9.4.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4.6 Japan

9.4.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4.7 Australia

9.4.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4.8 New Zealand

9.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.4.9 Rest of Asia Pacific

9.4.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.4.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.4.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.5 The Middle East & Africa

9.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.5.4 Turkey

9.5.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.5.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.5.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.5.5 Israel

9.5.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.5.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.5.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.5.6 North Africa

9.5.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.5.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.5.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.5.7 GCC

9.5.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.5.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.5.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.5.8 Rest of the Middle East & Africa

9.5.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.5.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.5.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.6 Latin America

9.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.6.4 Brazil

9.6.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.6.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.6.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.6.5 Argentina

9.6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.6.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

9.6.6 Rest of Latin America

9.6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2023

9.6.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Type, 2017-2023

9.6.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Application, 2017-2023

10. Company Landscape

11. Company Profiles

11.1 Ashland

11.1.1 Company Overview

11.1.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.1.3 Financial Updates

11.1.4 Key Developments

11.2 Cargill Incorporated

11.2.1 Company Overview

11.2.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.2.3 Financial Updates

11.2.4 Key Developments

11.3 CP Kelco

11.3.1 Company Overview

11.3.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.3.3 Financial Updates

11.3.4 Key Developments

11.4 The Dow Chemical Company

11.4.1 Company Overview

11.4.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.4.3 Financial Updates

11.4.4 Key Developments

11.5 BASF SE

11.5.1 Company Overview

11.5.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.5.3 Financial Updates

11.5.4 Key Developments

11.6 AKZO Nobel N.V.

11.6.1 Company Overview

11.6.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.6.3 Financial Updates

11.6.4 Key Developments

11.7 FMC Corporation

11.7.1 Company Overview

11.7.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.7.3 Financial Updates

11.7.4 Key Developments

11.8 Archer Daniels Midland Company

11.8.1 Company Overview

11.8.2 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.8.3 Financial Updates

11.8.4 Key Developments



12 Conclusion



LIST OF TABLES





Table 1 World Population by Major Regions (2017 To 2030)

Table 2 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market: By Region, 2017-2023

Table 3 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table 4 Europe Sizing and Thickening Agents Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table 5 Asia Pacific Sizing and Thickening Agents Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table 6 The Middle East & Africa Sizing and Thickening Agents Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table 7 Latin America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table 8 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents by Type Market: By Regions, 2017-2023

Table 9 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents by Type Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table10 Europe Sizing and Thickening Agents by Type Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table11 Asia Pacific Sizing and Thickening Agents by Type Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table12 The Middle East & Africa Sizing and Thickening Agents by Type Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table13 Latin America Sizing and Thickening Agents by Type Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table14 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Regions, 2017-2023

Table15 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table16 Europe Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table17 Asia Pacific Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table18 The Middle East & Africa Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table19 Latin America Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Country, 2017-2023

Table20 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents by Application Market: By Regions, 2017-2023

Table21 Global Type Market: By Region, 2017-2023

Table22 Global Application Market: By Region, 2017-2023

Table23 Global End-use Market: By Region, 2017-2023

Table24 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Country

Table25 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Type

Table26 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Application

Table27 North America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By End-use

Table28 Europe: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Country

Table29 Europe: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Type

Table30 Europe: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Application

Table31 Europe: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By End-use

Table32 Asia Pacific: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Country

Table33 Asia Pacific: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Type

Table34 Asia Pacific: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Application

Table35 Asia Pacific: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By End-use

Table36 The Middle East & Africa: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Country

Table37 The Middle East & Africa Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Type

Table38 The Middle East & Africa Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Application

Table39 The Middle East & Africa: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By End-use

Table41 Latin America: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Country

Table42 Latin America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Type

Table43 Latin America Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By Application

Table44 Latin America: Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, By End-use





LIST OF FIGURES





FIGURE 1 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents market segmentation

FIGURE 2 Forecast Methodology

FIGURE 3 Five Forces Analysis of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market

FIGURE 4 Value Chain of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market

FIGURE 5 Share of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market in 2017, by country (in %)

FIGURE 6 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market, 2017-2023,

FIGURE 7 Sub segments of Type

FIGURE 8 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market size by Type, 2017

FIGURE 9 Share of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market by Type, 2017 to 2023

FIGURE 10 Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market size by Application, 2017

FIGURE 11 Share of Global Sizing and Thickening Agents Market by Application, 2017 to 2023