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July 08, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9546

Ethylene-vinyl acetate or EVA is also known as poly ethylene-vinyl acetate or PEVA and is the copolymer of ethylene and vinyl acetate. EVA is essentially an elastomeric polymer, which produces materials that are ‘rubber-like" in softness and flexibility. The material has excellent clarity and gloss, low-temperature toughness, hot-melt adhesive waterproof properties, stress-crack resistance, and exhibits high resistance to UV radiation. It also has a distinctive vinegar-...

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June 25, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9064

Overview of the ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol market

The global ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol market is envisaged to witness steady growth and post a CAGR of close to 6% over the forecast period. One of the key factors driving the growth of this market is the growing demand for PET bottles from the packaging industry. Nearly half of the ethylene oxide produced globally is used for manufacturing ethylene glycol, which is a crucial raw material for the...

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June 25, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9066

Overview of the global industrial gases market

Technavio’s market research analysts have estimated the global industrial gases market to grow tremendously at a CAGR of more than 8% over the forecast period. One of the primary factors driving the growth prospects for this market is the increasing demand from end-user industries such as oil and gas, energy, petrochemicals, and chemicals. These industries use gases like medical gases, speciality gases, fuel gases,...

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June 25, 2016 | 66 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR8387

Outlook of the global solvent market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global solvent market to grow at a CAGR of approximately 4% during 2016 and 2020. Since the demand for solvents is heavily dependent on the growth of the construction industry, its increasing utilization for the construction of residential buildings and complexes will lead to this market’s steady growth during the estimated period. Recently, it has been...

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June 15, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9027

Overview of the global industrial salt market

Technavio’s market research analysts estimate the global industrial salt market to grow at a steady CAGR of more than 2% by 2020. One of the primary drivers for this market is the increase in chloralkali production across the world. The development of the construction and paper industries in APAC countries has led to increased consumption of chloralkali chemicals, which in turn is propelling the growth of the...

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June 15, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9096

Overview of the global high-purity alumina market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global high-purity alumina market will grow at a phenomenal CAGR of over 27% by the end of 2020. A key growth driver for this market is the growing adoption of LED lighting systems. During 2015, single-crystal sapphire used in the manufacture of LEDs accounted for more than 55% of high-purity alumina production. Advantages like its long life span, low radiated...

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June 15, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9399

Polychloroprene or Neoprene is a family of synthetic rubbers that are produced by the polymerization of chloroprene. Chemically, it exhibits excellent stability and maintains flexibility over a wide range of temperature. Neoprene may exist as a solid rubber or in the latex form and is extensively used in laptop sleeves, liquid and sheet applied elastomeric membranes or flashings, orthopedic braces, electrical insulation, and automotive fan belts. Denka Performance...

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June 10, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9440

Overview of the global hot-melt adhesives market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global hot-melt adhesives market will grow at a CAGR of around 6% by 2020.  Several regulatory authorities such as the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are promoting the use of hot-melt...

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June 09, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9205

Outlook of the global silica minerals mining market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global silica minerals mining market will grow at a steady CAGR of just over 5% during the forecast period. Due to the resurgence of the global gas industry, the silica minerals mining industry has been experiencing a high demand for sand. Silica sand is used in the oil industry for the hydraulic fracturing process as it helps in the extraction of gasses....

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June 09, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9148

Overview of the global zeolite market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global zeolite market will grow at a CAGR of close to 8% by 2020. One of the primary drivers for this market is the growing use of zeolite as refrigeration adsorbents owing to their non-flammable non-poisonous nature and natural availability. Zeolites are generally used as cooling agents in the refrigeration adsorption systems. Adsorption refrigeration systems are gaining...

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June 06, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9554

Overview of the global metal additive manufacturing market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global metal additive manufacturing market to grow at a high CAGR of more than 24% by 2020. One of the primary drivers for this market is the growing demand from the automobile industry. The increasing requirement from consumers for lightweight, faster, and fuel-efficient vehicles will impel the...

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June 03, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9397

Overview of the global grain and cereal crop protection chemicals market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global grain and cereal crop protection chemicals market to grow at a CAGR of more than 5% by 2020. Factors such as soil erosion and land pollution have led to the reduction in the size of arable land and have subsequently forced farmers to increase the crop yield from limited size of the arable land. This requirement has increased the demand...

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