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Silicone Fluid Market by Type (Straight Silicone, and Modified Silicone), and by End-Use Industry (Agriculture, Energy, Home Care, Personal Care, Textiles, and Others) - Global Forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: January 2017
Report Code: CH 3194

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The global silicone fluid market, along with its applications, has witnessed a linear growth for the past few years and this growth is estimated to increase in the coming years. The properties, such as such as lightweight, water repellent, solubility, electrical, thermal stability and an upsurge in the demand in personal care, medicine and pharmaceuticals and will be the key influencing factors for global silicone fluid market.

The silicone fluid market is experiencing above average  growth which is expected to continue in the near future, mainly driven by the highly growing Asia-pacific, and RoW regions.The Asia-Pacific region is the main hub for silicone fluid market and have accounted for more than one-third of the market share of the total global silicone fluid demand in 2014.

The drivers of the silicone fluid market are  growth in the end-user industries such as personal care, medicinal & pharmaceuticals and other; its excellent heat resistant properties, solubility, water repellent and its thermal stability makes it better choice in the market.

This study aims to estimate the global market of silicone fluid  for 2015 and to project its demand by 2020. It provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the global silicone fluid market. We have used various secondary sources, such asdirectories, industry journals, and databases to identify and collect information useful for this extensive commercial study of the silicone fluid market. The primary sources experts from related industries and suppliers—have been interviewed to obtain and verify critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of silicone fluid.

Competitive scenarios of the key players in the silicone fluid market have been discussed in detail. We have also profiled leading players of this industry with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities. These include key silicone fluid manufacturers, such as Dow Corning Corporation (U.S.), Wacker Chemie A.G. (Germany), Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (U.S.), Shin-Etsu Chemical Co.,Ltd  (Japan), ACC Silicones (U.K.), Gelest Inc. (U.S.), KCC Basildon (U.K.), BRB International (Netherlands) and Siltech Corporation(Canada).

Scope of the report

The global silicone fluid market has been covered in detail in this report. In order to provide an all-round picture, the current market demand and forecasts have also been included.

On the basis of type:

  • Straight silicone fluid
  • Modified silicone fluid

On the basis of end-use industries:

  • Agriculture
  • Energy
  • Home care
  • Personal care
  • Textiles
  • Others

On the basis of region:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • RoW

Table of Contents

1 Introduction
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Markets Covered
    1.3 Stakeholders
    1.4 Market Scope

2 Research Methodology
    2.1 Description of the Silicone Fluid Demand Model
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
    2.3 Market Crackdown & Data Triangulation
    2.4 Market Share Estimation
           2.4.1 Key Data Taken From Secondary Sources
           2.4.2 Key Data  From Primary Sources
                    2.4.2.1 Key Industry Insights
           2.4.3 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in Silicone Fluid Market
    4.2 Silicone Fluid Market – Major End-Use Industriess
    4.3 Silicone Fluid Market in the Asia-Pacific Region
    4.4 Asia-Pacific Commands the Market Share
    4.5 Silicone Fluid Market: By End-Use Industriess (2019)
    4.6 Silicone Fluid: Top 5 Countries in Terms of CAGR (2014-2019)
    4.7 Silicone Fluid: Growing Demand From ROW
    4.8 Life Cycle Analysis, By Region

5 Market Overview
    5.1 Introduction
           5.1.1 Siliconefluid Adoption in Product Markets
           5.1.2 Market Segmentation: By Type
                    5.1.2.1 Straight Silicone Fluid
                    5.1.2.2 Modified Silicone Fluid
           5.1.4 Advantages and Disadvantages of Silicone Fluid
    5.2 Market Dynamics
           5.2.1 Drivers
                    5.2.1.1 Silicone Fluid Excellent Properties
                    5.2.1.2 Growth in the End-User Industries
           5.2.2 Restraints
                    5.2.2.1 Price Sensitive Market
           5.2.3 Opportunities
                    5.2.3.1 Silicone Fluid in the Personal Care
                    5.2.3.2 Silicone Fluid Used as Lubricants
           5.2.4 Challenges:
                    5.2.4.1 Intense Competition Within the Industry

6 Industry Trends
    6.1 Value Chain Analysis
    6.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.2.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.2.2 Threat of Substitutes
           6.2.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.2.4 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.2.5 Degree of Competition

7 Siliconefluid Market, By Type
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Straight Silicone Fluid
    7.3 Modified Silicone Fluid

8 Siliconefluid Market, By End-Use Industries
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Agriculture
    8.3 Energy
    8.4 Home Care
    8.5 Textiles
    8.6 Personal Care
    8.7 Others

9 Geographic Analysis
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 North America
           9.2.1 U.S.
           9.2.2 Canada
           9.2.3 Mexico
    9.3 Europe
           9.3.1 Germany
           9.3.2 Italy
           9.3.3 France
           9.3.4 U.K.
    9.4 Asia-Pacific
           9.4.1 China
           9.4.2 Japan
           9.4.3 India
    9.5 ROW
           9.5.1 Brazil
           9.5.2 Middle East
           9.5.3 Russia

10 Competitive Landscape
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Battle for Market Share: Investment & Expansion Was the Key Strategy (2005-2014)
     10.3 Market Share Analysis, Silicone Fluid Market
     10.4 Investment & Expansion
     10.5 Mergers & Acquisitions
     10.6 New Product Launches 
     10.7 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations & Joint Ventures

11 Company Profiles
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Momentive Performance Materials Inc.
             11.2.1 Business Overview
             11.2.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.2.3 Key Strategy
             11.2.4 Recent Developments
             11.2.5 SWOT Analysis
             11.2.6 MNM View
     11.3 Wacker Chemie Ag
             11.3.1 Business Overview
             11.3.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.3.3 Key Strategy
             11.3.4 Recent Developments
             11.3.5 SWOT Analysis
             11.3.6 MNM View
     11.4 Dow Corning Corporation
             11.4.1 Business Overview
             11.4.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.4.1 Key Strategy
             11.4.2 Recent Developments
             11.4.3 SWOT Analysis
             11.4.4 MNM View
     11.5 Shin-Etsu Corporation
             11.5.1 Business Overview
             11.5.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.5.1 Key Strategy
             11.5.1 Recent Developments
             11.5.2 SWOT Analysis
             11.5.3 MNM View
     11.6 KCC Basildon
             11.6.1 Business Overview
             11.6.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.6.3 SWOT Analysis
     11.7 Gelest Inc.
             11.7.1 Business Overview
             11.7.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.7.3 SWOT Analysis
     11.8 ACC Silicones.
             11.8.1 Business Overview
             11.8.2 SWOT Analysis
     11.9 Siltech Corporation.
             11.9.1 Business Overview
             11.9.2 Products & Their End-Use Industriess
             11.9.3 SWOT Analysis
             11.9.4 MNM View

List of Tables (88 Tables)

Table 1 Global: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (KT)
Table 2 Global: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 3 Straight Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Region, 2010–2017 (KT)
Table 4 Straight Silicone Fluid: Market Size, By Region , 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 5 Modified Silicone Fluid: Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (KT)
Table 6 Modified Silicone Fluid: Market Size, By Region 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 7 Global Silicone Fluid Market: Research Methodology
Table 8 Market Size Estimation: Bottom-Up Approach
Table 9 Market Size Estimation: Top-Down Approach
Table 10 Break Down of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region
Table 11 Key Data Points From Primary Sources
Table 12 Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 13 Asia-Pacific : Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 15 Asia-Pacific: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 16 China: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 17 China: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 18 India: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 19 India: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 20 Japan: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 21 Japan: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 22 Europe: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 23 Europe: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 24 U.K.: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 25 U.K.: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 26 Italy: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 27 Italy: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 28 Germany: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 29 Germany: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 30 France: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 31 France: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 32 North America: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 33 North America: Size, By Country, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 34 U.S.: Silicone Fluid    Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 35 U.S.: Silicone Fluid    Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 36 Mexico: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 37 Mexico: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 38 Canada: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 39 Canada: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 40 ROW: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020  (Kilotons)
Table 41 ROW: Size, By Country, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 42 Russia: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 43 Russia: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 44 Brazil: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 45 Brazil: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 46 Middle East: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 47 Middle East: Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 48 Global: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (KT)
Table 49 Global: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 50 Asia-Pacific : Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 51 Asia-Pacific: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 52 China: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 53 China: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 54 India: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 55 India: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 56 Japan: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 57 Japan: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 58 Europe: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 59 Europe: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 60 U.K.: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 61 U.K.: Silicone Fluid  Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 62 Italy: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 63 Italy: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 64 Germany: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 65 Germany: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 66 France: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 67 France: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 68 North America: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 69 North America: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 70 U.S.: Silicone Fluid    Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 71 U.S.: Silicone Fluid    Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 72 Mexico: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 73 Mexico: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 74 Canada: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 75 Canada: Silicone Fluid  Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 76 ROW: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020  (Kilotons)
Table 77 ROW: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 78 Russia: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 79 Russia: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 80 Brazil: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 81 Brazil: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 82 Middle East: Silicone Fluid Market Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 83 Middle East: Size, By End-Use Industries, 2013-2020 ($Millions)
Table 84 Mergers & Acquisitions, 2010-2014
Table 85 New Product Launch, 2010-2014
Table 86 Expansion, 2010-2014
Table 87 Agreements, Partnerships & Supply Agreements, 2010-2014
Table 88 R & D, 2010-2014
 
List of Figures (37 Figures)
 
Figure 1 Global Silicone Fluid Market: Research Methodology
Figure 2 Market Size Estimation: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation: Top-Down Approach
Figure 4 Break Down of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region
Figure 5 Key Secondary Sources
Figure 6 Key Data Points From Primary Sources
Figure 7 Silicone Fluid Market Snapshot, By Type (2015 vs. 2020)
Figure 8 Global Silicone Fluid Market Size, By Country, 2014 (KT)
Figure 9 Global Silicone Fluid Market Share, 2014 (KT)
Figure 10 Attractive Opportunities in Silicone Fluid Market
Figure 11 Personal Care Market to Grow at the Fastest Rate Among All the Types of Silicone Fluid market
Figure 12 China Captures the Lion’s Share in the Asia-Pacific Market
Figure 13 Silicone Fluid Market Attractiveness
Figure 14 Developing Markets to Grow Faster Than the Developed Ones
Figure 15 Asia-Pacific Market Projected to Experience Exponential Growth  Between 2015 & 2020 for Silicone Fluid Demand
Figure 16 Silicone Fluid Market, By Type
Figure 17 Overview of the Market Forces Governing the Silicone Fluid Market
Figure 18 Overview of Silicone Fluid Value Chain
Figure 19 Porter’s Five Force Analysis of the Silicone Fluid Market
Figure 20 Strategic Benchmarking: Adopted Mergers & Acquisition for Entering Into Emerging Markets
Figure 21 Strategic Benchmarking: Focused on New Product Launch to Penetrate Market.
Figure 22 Types of Silicone Fluid
Figure 23 Chemical Composition of Fluid, By Types
Figure 24 Silicone Fluid Witness Tremendous Growth Opportunities
Figure 25 Increasing Demand of Personal Care Products
Figure 26 Global Elastomer  Market Size, 2011–2015 (Million Tons)
Figure 27 Fluid Market Size in Terms of Volume (MT)  , % Share of Consumption By Region, 2014
Figure 28 Geographic Snapshot (2014)—Rapidly Growth Markets Are Emerging as New Hot Spots
Figure 29 China ,India, Are Attractive Destinations for Major Types of Silicone Fluid
Figure 30 China and India Are the Major Markets for Silicone Fluid in the Asia Pacific Market (2014)
Figure 31 Spin and Germany Are the Key Markets for the Top Two Applications of Silicone Fluid in the European Market (2014)
Figure 32 The U.S is the Major Market for the Top Three Types of Silicone Fluid in the North American Market (2014)
Figure 33 Major Growth Strategies in Global Silicone Fluid Market, 2010 – 2014
Figure 34 Mergers & Acquisitions – Preferred Growth Strategy Over the Last Five Years
Figure 35 Developments in Global Silicone Fluid Market, 2010 – 2014
Figure 36 Global Silicone Fluid Market’s Growth Strategies, By Company, 2010 – 2014
Figure 37 Regional Revenue Mix of the Top Five Market Players

The silicone fluid market is estimated to reach $7.3 billions by 2020 from $5.2 billion in 2015, signifying a firm CAGR of over 5.62% between 2015 and 2020.

The global silicone fluid market, along with its types and applications, showed a significant growth in the past few years and is estimated to continue in the coming years. An increase in the demand in personal care, home care will be the key influencing factors for the global silicone fluid market.

Currently, the Asia-Pacific region is the largest consumer of silicone fluid and is estimated to register a highest CAGR. The countries, such as China, India and Japan are expected to lead the Asia-Pacific silicone fluid market; with China having the largest share in the regional volumetric consumption of silicone fluid market. The market size in terms of volume of silicone fluid is comparatively low in the RoW region, but is estimated to grow at above average CAGR between 2015 and 2020.

The significant silicone fluid manufacturers in include Dow Corning Corporation (U.S.), Wacker Chemie A.G. (Germany), Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (U.S.), Shin-Etsu Chemical Co.,Ltd (Japan), ACC Silicones (U.K.), Gelest Inc. (U.S.), KCC Basildon (U.K.), BRB International (Netherlands) and Siltech Corporation(Canada).

Silicone Fluid Market Size, by Region, 2013 (Kilo Tons)

Silicone Fluid Market

Source: Secondary Research, Expert Interviews, and MarketsandMarkets Analysis

This report covers the silicone fluid market by key regions and important countries in each of these regions. It also provides a detailed segmentation of the silicone fluid market on the basis of different types, along with their key end-use industries up to 2020.

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