Dallas, TX -- (ReleaseWire) -- 04/28/2014 -- The report, “Blowing Agents Market by Type (HCFCs, HFCs, HCs & Others), by Foam Type (PU, PS, Phenolic, Polyolefin, & Others) & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to 2019” defines and segments the global blowing agents market with analysis and forecasting of the global consumption volume and value.
Browse more than 101 market data tables with 39 figures spread through 226 Pages and in-depth TOC on "Blowing Agents Market - Trends and Forecasts to 2019"
Early buyers will receive 10% customization on this report.
Request for free 10% customization of report @ http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/requestCustomization.asp?id=71329121
Blowing agents are highly utilized materials as a part of the manufacturing of different types of polymeric foams to achieve specific properties and enhancing nature of polymer parts. These blowing agents are used where the pressure develops during processing to produce low density foams with a more homogenous foam structure. Contingent upon the intended application of polymers, blowing agents are utilized to create the foam products.
The business sector interest for blowing agents is developing significantly because of maturing interest from foam businesses like polyurethanes and polystyrene. Currently, the demand of blowing agents is driven by budding demand for polymeric foams due to growth in their end-user industries like appliances and construction. Increasing penetration of various environment friendly products like HFOs, Methyl Formate, and Methylal encloses the major opportunities in the blowing agents market.
After the phase-out of HCFCs blowing agent, Hydrocarbons have emerged as one of the best alternative blowing agents because of their low price. They are moving very fast in the field of foam blowing applications, as a direct result of numerous improvements in handling equipments and technological transformations in polymer foam industry. HFCs are also growing at a fast pace especially in regions ruled by stringent regulation like in North America, where HFCs are preferred over HCs because of their non-flammable nature.
Download Sample PDF of this Report @ http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/pdfdownload.asp?id=71329121
Also, HFOs with zero OPD, very low GWP, non-flammable, non-toxic nature are the current revolution globally. The market demand for HFOs is expected to grow at a rate of about 25% through 2014 and with the growing demand of low density polyurethane foams in global market; it may turn out to be a crucial opportunity for blowing agents manufacturers in the future.
There are various markets; especially, in Asia-Pacific and ROW region, where the volumetric consumption of HFCs and others blowing agent products is quite low compared to HCFCs, due to comparatively low awareness and non-compliance of emission standards. Due to this, the investments are quite low for these products in various potential consuming countries of the aforementioned regions. But ultimately as the phase-out process of HCFCs takes pace, it is a clear anticipation that the countries in this regions will move towards environment friendly products, so as to seek reduced emissions. Also, increasing purchasing power in developing countries and need for high performance products may add to the high demand in the future.
Browse related Reports:
Polyurethane (PU) Foams Market by Types (Rigid & Flexible), End-User Industries (Bedding & Furniture, Building & Construction, Electronics, Automotives, Footwear, Packaging, & Others), & Geography (North America, West Europe, Asia-Pacific & Row) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018
Refrigerant Market - Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC), Hydro fluorocarbon (HFC), Hydrocarbon (HC), Inorganic (Ammonia, Carbon dioxide) - Trends & Forecasts to 2018
MarketsandMarkets is a global market research and consulting company based in the U.S. We publish strategically analyzed market research reports and serve as a business intelligence partner to Fortune 500 companies across the world.
MarketsandMarkets also provides multi-client reports, company profiles, databases, and custom research services. M&M covers thirteen industry verticals, including advanced materials, automotives and transportation, banking and financial services, biotechnology, chemicals, consumer goods, energy and power, food and beverages, industrial automation, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, semiconductor and electronics, and telecommunications and IT.
We at MarketsandMarkets are inspired to help our clients grow by providing apt business insight with our huge market intelligence repository.
North - Dominion Plaza
17304 Preston Road
Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75252
Visit MarketsandMarkets Blog @ http://www.marketsandmarketsblog.com/market-reports/chemical
Connect with us on LinkedIn @ http://www.linkedin.com/company/marketsandmarkets