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Cellulose Ethers Market By Derivative [Methyl, Ethyl & Carboxymethyl Cellulose] & Application [Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Construction, Food & Beverages, Surface Coatings & Paints] – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2017

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Publishing Date: December 2012
Report Code: CH 1245

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The report covers the major cellulose ether market which includes carboxymethyl cellulose, methyl cellulose & derivatives and ethyl cellulose & derivatives. It also studies sub segments including methyl cellulose, hydroxy propyl methyl cellulose, hydroxy ethyl methyl cellulose, hydroxy ethyl cellulose, and ethyl cellulose. The report analyses the market for cellulose ether with respect to market drivers, opportunities, and winning imperatives related to the industry. The market study also includes microcrystalline cellulose powder and its applications in pharmaceuticals, food, and other industries.

The total market for cellulose ether has been analyzed based on the porter’s five forces model. This gives an idea about the current on goings in the industry at a commercial level. The report also provides market share for cellulose ether manufacturers. It represents the top players contributing to the cellulose ether industry. The market is also analyzed based on the patents filled by different industrial participants over a period of time. This elaborates about the latest products and technologies within the cellulose ether market on which the manufacturers have been focusing over the past few years.

Cellulose ether and its derivatives have been used in diverse application including food & beverages, drugs, cosmetics, personal care, construction, surface coatings, etc. Carboxymethyl cellulose is the major market with respect to volume demand. It has a wide band of applications within different industries including food ingredients, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, paper products, adhesives, lithography, ceramics, detergents, and textiles. Such diverse applications along with its low pricing have made carboxymethyl cellulose as one of the major market share holder within all the cellulose ether product categories.

The market is analyzed based on different types of cellulose ethers and their derivatives. These include carboxymethyl cellulose, methyl cellulose, hydroxy propyl methyl cellulose, hydroxy ethyl methyl cellulose, hydroxy ethyl cellulose, and ethyl cellulose. The market data for these product types is given with respect to volume (thousand tons) and value ($million). The data is based on the demand for all the cellulose ether categories.

The cellulose ether market is also classified based on the applications of different cellulose ethers and derivatives. Each type of parent segment is studied with respect to its individual application. Carboxymethyl cellulose has its major applications in food and beverage and drugs and cosmetics. Methyl cellulose and derivatives have their major application in pharmaceuticals, food ingredients, personal care, and construction. Ethyl cellulose and derivatives have their major applications in surface coatings and paints, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, construction, and food industry. The market data for all the applications is given in the study with respect to volume (thousand tons). The data is based on the demand for all the application categories.

The market study segments the cellulose ether market with respect to major regions including North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World. The regions are further segmented for Asia - China and Rest of Asia and Europe - Western Europe and Rest of Europe. The market data for these regions are given with respect to volume (thousand tons) and value ($million). The data is based on the demand for all the cellulose ether categories.

Another key products category - microcrystalline cellulose powder (MCCP) has been mentioned as a part of the report. The market data in volumes (demand) for MCCP is analyzed. The report also gives an idea about the market trends, applications and key market players at a global level for microcrystalline cellulose market.

The report also presents a competitive landscape which covers different strategies and developments which the cellulose ether companies have done in the past few years. Furthermore, different market participants within the cellulose ether market are also profiled in the report. This gives details about the company which include company overview, financial details, products, strategy, and recent developments.

Scope of the report

The report segments the global cellulose ether market as:

On the basis of product:

  • Methyl cellulose and derivatives
    • Methyl cellulose
    • Hydroxy propyl methyl cellulose
    • Hydroxy ethyl methyl cellulose
  • Carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC)
  • Ethyl Cellulose and Derivatives
    • Ethyl cellulose
    • Hydroxy ethyl cellulose

On the basis of applications:

  • Methyl cellulose and derivatives
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Food ingredients
    • Personal care
    • Construction
    • Others
  • Carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC)
    • Food and beverages
    • Drugs and cosmetics
    • Others
  • Ethyl cellulose and derivatives
    • Surface coatings and paints
    • Pharmaceutical and cosmetics
    • Construction
    • Food industry
    • Others

On the basis of geography:

    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia
    • ROW

Table of contents 
 
1 Introduction

  1.1 Key Take-Aways
  1.2 Report Description
  1.3 Markets Covered
  1.4 Stakeholders
  1.5 Research Methodology
      1.5.1 Market Size
      1.5.2 Key data points from secondary sources
      1.5.3 Key data points from primary sources
      1.5.4 Assumptions

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview
  3.1 Introduction
  3.2 Market segmentation
      3.2.1 By geography
      3.2.2 By application
      3.2.3 By product type
  3.3 Market Dynamics
      3.3.1 Drivers
            3.3.1.1 Product properties are difficult to substitute
            3.3.1.2 High growth application areas
                    3.3.1.2.1 Booming personal care products market
                    3.3.1.2.2 Growth of pharmaceutical applications
                    3.3.1.2.3 Rising construction industry
                    3.3.1.2.4 Food ingredients market growth
      3.3.2 Restraints
            3.3.2.1 Emission of HAPs (Hazardous air pollutants) during production
            3.3.2.2 Burning and explosion risks
      3.3.3 Opportunity
            3.3.3.1 Increasing applications in critical and growing oil industry
      3.3.4 Winning Imperatives
      3.3.5 Burning Issue
            3.3.5.1 Shift of the market from Europe to Asia
  3.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
      3.4.1 Threat of new entrants
      3.4.2 Threat of substitutes
      3.4.3 suppliers power
      3.4.4 buyers power
      3.4.5 degree of competition
  3.5 Market share analysis
  3.6 Patent Analysis

4 Global CELLULOSE ETHER Market, by PRODUCT TYPE
  4.1 Introduction
  4.2 METHYL CELLULOSE & derivatives
      4.2.1 Methyl cellulose
      4.2.2 hydroxypropyl METHYL CELLULOSE
      4.2.3 Hydroxyethyl METHYL CELLULOSE
  4.3 CARBOXYMETHYL CELLULOSE
  4.4 ETHYL CELLULOSE & derivatives
      4.4.1 Ethyl cellulose
      4.4.2 Hydroxyethyl CELLULOSE

5 Global CELLULOSE ETHER Market, by Application
  5.1 Introduction
  5.2 METHYL CELLULOSE & DERIVATIVES
  5.3 Carboxymethyl cellulose
  5.4 ETHYL CELLULOSE & DERIVATIVES
 
6 CELLULOSE ETHER Market, by Geography
  6.1 INTRODUCTION
  6.2 North America
  6.3 EuropE
      6.3.1 WESTERN EUROPE
      6.3.2 rest of EUROPE MARKET
  6.4 Asia
      6.4.1 China
      6.4.2 rest of Asia
  6.5 ROW

7 Microcrystalline cellulose
  7.1 introduction
  7.2 Market trends
  7.3 applications
      7.3.1 Pharmaceuticals
      7.3.2 Food industry
      7.3.3 Personal care & cosmetics
  7.4 Major Industry players scenario

8 Competitive landscape
  8.1 Introduction
  8.2 expansions as a key strategy
  8.3 Geographic Expansions
  8.4 New products launch
  8.5 mergers & acquisitions

9 Company Profiles
  (Overview, Financials, Products & Services, Strategy, & Developments)* 
  9.1 AKZONOBEL PERFORMANCE ADDITIVES
  9.2 ASHLAND SPECIALITY CHEMICALS
  9.3 China RuiTai International Holdings Co. Ltd
  9.4 cp kelco
  9.5 daicel fine chem ltd
  9.6 dai-ichi kogyo seiyaku co. ltd
  9.7 the DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY
  9.8 Fenchem Biotek Ltd
  9.9 HERCULES TIANPU CHEMICAL CO. LTD
  9.10 JRS (J. RETTENMAIER & SΦHNE GMBH + CO. KG)
  9.11 Reliance Cellulose Products Ltd
  9.12 SAMSUNG FINE CHEMICALS
  9.13 SE Tylose GmbH & Co. KG
  9.14 Shandong Head Co. Ltd
  9.15 SHIN ETSU CHEMICAL CO. LTD
  9.16 sichem
  9.17 Zhejiang Kehong Chemical Co. Ltd
 *Details on financials, product & services, strategy, and developments might not be captured in case of unlisted companies. 


Appendix 201
U.S. Patents
Europe Patents
Japan patents
 
 
List of Tables  
 
TABLE 1 Global cellulose ether market Revenue, by products,2010 – 2017 ($Million) 
TABLE 2 Cellulose ethers & their derivatives
TABLE 3 Cellulose ethers properties & their benefits/uses
TABLE 4 cellulose ether derivatives: burning & explosion parameters
TABLE 5 global cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 6 branded cellulose ether derivatives: manufacturer companies & their application areas
TABLE 7 global methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 8 global methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (THousand tons) 
TABLE 9 methyl cellulose market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 10 methyl cellulose market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 11 hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 12 hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 13 Hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 14 Hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 15 carboxymethyl cellulose market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 16 carboxymethyl cellulose market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 17 global ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 18 global ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (THousand tons) 
TABLE 19 ethyl cellulose market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 20 ethyl cellulose market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 21 Hydroxyethyl cellulose market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 22 Hydroxyethyl cellulose market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 23 Methyl cellulose & derivatives: Application & functional areas 
TABLE 24 Global methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by applications, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 25 Carboxymethyl cellulose: Application & functional areas
TABLE 26 Global carboxymethyl cellulose market volume, by applications, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 27 ethyl cellulose & derivatives: Application & functional areas 
TABLE 28 Global ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by applications, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 29 cellulose ether market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 30 cellulose ether market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 31 north america: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 32 north america: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 33 north america: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 34 north america: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 35 north america: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 36 north america: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 37 Europe: cellulose ether market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 38 Europe: cellulose ether market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 39 europe: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 40 europe: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 41 europe: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 42 europe: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by Products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 43 europe: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 44 europe: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by Products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 45 western europe: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 46 western europe: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 47 western europe: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 48 western europe: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 49 western europe: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 50 western europe: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 51 rest of europe: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 52 rest of europe: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 53 rest of europe: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 54 rest of europe: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 55 rest of europe: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 56 rest of europe: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 57 asia: cellulose ether market revenue, by geography, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 58 asia: cellulose ether market volume, by geography, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 59 asia: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 60 asia: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 61 asia: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 62 asia: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 63 asia: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 64 asia: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 65 chinA: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 66 chinA: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 67 china: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 68 china: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 69 china: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 70 chinA: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 71 rest of asia: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 72 rest of asia: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 73 rest of asia: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 74 rest of asia: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 75 rest of asia: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million)
TABLE 76 rest of asia: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons)
TABLE 77 ROW: cellulose ether market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 78 ROW: cellulose ether market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 79 ROW: methyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 80 ROW: methyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 81 ROW: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market revenue, by products, 2010 – 2017 ($million) 
TABLE 82 ROW: ethyl cellulose & derivatives market volume, by products, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 83 Global microcrystalline cellulose market volume, by applications, 2010 – 2017 (thousand tons) 
TABLE 84 Microcrystalline cellulose: applications in food INDUSTRY
TABLE 85 Geographic expansions, 2010 – 2012
TABLE 86 New products launch, 2010 – 2012
TABLE 87 mergers & acquisitions, 2010 – 2012
TABLE 88 AKZONOBEL: PRODUCTS & ITS descrition
TABLE 89 AKZONOBEL: financial results, 2010 – 2011 ($billion)
TABLE 90 AKZONOBEL: total REVENUE, BY SEGMENT, 2010 – 2011 ($BILLION)
TABLE 91 ASHLAND: PRODUCTS & ITS Description
TABLE 92 ASHLAND: financial results, 2010 – 2011 ($billion)
TABLE 93 ASHLAND: total revenue, BY SEGMENT, 2010 – 2011 ($BILLION)
TABLE 94 CHINA RUITAI: PRODUCTS & ITS Description
TABLE 95 CP KELCO: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 96 Daicel : PRODUCTS & description
TABLE 97 daciel: financial results, 2010 – 2012 ($billion)
TABLE 98 Dai-ichi: TOTAL REVENUE, BY SEGMENT, 2010 – 2011 ($mILLION)
TABLE 99 DOW: PRODUCTS & ITS DESCRIPTION
TABLE 100 Dow: financial results, 2010 – 2011 ($billion)
TABLE 101 DOW: SALES, BY SEGMENT, 2011 ($BILLION)
TABLE 102 Fenchem: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 103 HERCULES TIANPU: PRODUCTS & ITS Description
TABLE 104 JRS: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 105 reliance cellulose: PRODUCTS & ITS Description
TABLE 106 SAMSUNG: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 107 SAMSUNG: Total revenue, BY SEGMENT, 2010 – 2011 ($MILLION)
TABLE 108 SE Tylose: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 109 SHANDONG: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 110 SHIN ETSU: PRODUCTS & ITS DEScription
TABLE 111 SHIN ETSU: financial results, 2010 – 2011 ($billion)
TABLE 112 SHIN ETSU: total revenue, BY SEGMENT, 2010 – 2011 ($BILLION)
TABLE 113 sichem: PRODUCTS & ITS description
TABLE 114 ZHEJIANG: PRODUCTS & ITS Description
 
 
List of FIGURES 
 
FIGURE 1 CELLULOSE DERIVATIVES & their applications
FIGURE 2 cellulose ether market Share, by geography, 2012
FIGURE 3 CLASSIFICATION OF CELLULOSE ETHERS
FIGURE 4 personal care products market share, by type, 2010
FIGURE 5 Personal care products market share, by region, 2012
FIGURE 6 PORTER’S FIVE FORCE ANALYSIS
FIGURE 7 Cellulose ether market share analysis, 2011
FIGURE 8 Patent analysis, by company, 2007 – 2012
FIGURE 9 PATENT ANALYSIS, BY TYPE, 2007 – 2012
FIGURE 10 Cellulose ether properties
FIGURE 11 Global cellulose ethers market share, by growth strategies, 2010 – 2012 

The cellulose ether industry is continuously evolving with lot of product innovation and development. Cellulose ether is used in diverse applications such as pharmaceuticals, food ingredients, personal care, construction industry, and oil drilling industry. The market report covers global cellulose ether market in major geographical regions such as Asia, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World (ROW).

Within the product segment, methyl cellulose and derivatives are the major market for cellulose ether. The segment is expected to maintain a dominating position over the next few years. Carboxymethyl cellulose and ethyl cellulose and derivatives are also the major market segments within cellulose ether. The market is also studied with respect to different applications which include pharmaceuticals, food ingredients, personal care, construction, surface coatings & paints, etc. The report studies the cellulose ether market with respect to market share, drivers, restraints, and different market trends.

Geographically, the market is studied for different regions such as North America, Europe - Western Europe and Rest of Europe, Asia - China and Rest of China, and ROW. The demand for cellulose ether in these regions is discussed in the study.

The value and volume market for cellulose ether (by demand) is analyzed in detail for all the micro and macro markets. The study covers different growth strategies such as products launch, expansion and agreements followed by key manufacturers over a period of time.

Cellulose Ether Market Share, By Geography, 2011

Cellulose Ether Market

Source: MarketsandMarkets Analysis

The global cellulose ether market was worth $1.6 billion in 2011 and is estimated to reach $2.3 billion by 2017, growing at a CAGR of 5.9% from 2012 to 2017. Methyl cellulose and derivatives is expected to be the key revenue generator for global cellulose ether market.

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