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Polybutylene (polybutene-1, poly(1-butene), PB-1) is a polyolefin or saturated polymer with the chemical formula (C4H8)n. It should not be confused with polybutene, a low molecular weight oligomer.
Scope of the Report:
This report focuses on the Polybutene-1 (Resin) in global market, especially in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East and Africa. This report categorizes the market based on manufacturers, regions, type and application.
The PB-1 industry is highly concentrated. There are only four manufacturers engaged in the industry presently, including LyondellBasell, Mitsui Chemicals, Ylem Technology, Shandong Hongye Chemical. LyondellBasell is the largest producer with an output of 61171 MT in 2016. Mitsui Chemicals is the sole manufacturer in Japan and mainly provides PB-1 to pipe industry.
Global production of PB-1 increased from 72574 MT in 2012 to 85051 MT in 2016. There is no doubt that Europe is the largest production base. As for consumption, Europe is also the largest consumer with about 30% share in 2016. China is the follower, and has to import about 20000 MT each year to meet its demand.
The worldwide market for Polybutene-1 (Resin) is expected to grow at a CAGR of roughly 0.7% over the next five years, will reach 330 million US$ in 2023, from 320 million US$ in 2017, according to a new GIR (Global Info Research) study.
Market Segment by Manufacturers, this report covers
- Mitsui Chemicals
- Ylem Technology
- Shandong Hongye Chemical
Market Segment by Regions, regional analysis covers
- North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
- Europe (Germany, France, UK, Russia and Italy)
- Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia)
- South America (Brazil, Argentina, Colombia etc.)
- Middle East and Africa (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa)
Market Segment by Type, covers
- Extrusion Grade
- Injection Molding Grade
- Extrusion Blow Molding Grade
Market Segment by Applications, can be divided into
- Plumbing System
- Packaging Material
- Hot Melt Adhesives
There are 15 Chapters to deeply display the global Polybutene-1 (Resin) market.
Chapter 1, to describe Polybutene-1 (Resin) Introduction, product scope, market overview, market opportunities, market risk, market driving force;
Chapter 2, to analyze the top manufacturers of Polybutene-1 (Resin), with sales, revenue, and price of Polybutene-1 (Resin), in 2016 and 2017;
Chapter 3, to display the competitive situation among the top manufacturers, with sales, revenue and market share in 2016 and 2017;
Chapter 4, to show the global market by regions, with sales, revenue and market share of Polybutene-1 (Resin), for each region, from 2013 to 2018;
Chapter 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9, to analyze the market by countries, by type, by application and by manufacturers, with sales, revenue and market share by key countries in these regions;
Chapter 10 and 11, to show the market by type and application, with sales market share and growth rate by type, application, from 2013 to 2018;
Chapter 12, Polybutene-1 (Resin) market forecast, by regions, type and application, with sales and revenue, from 2018 to 2023;
Chapter 13, 14 and 15, to describe Polybutene-1 (Resin) sales channel, distributors, traders, dealers, Research Findings and Conclusion, appendix and data source