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Water Treatment Chemicals Market by Type (Corrosion Inhibitors, Scale Inhibitors, Coagulants & Flocculants, Biocides & Disinfectants), by Application (Municipal Water Treatment, Power Generation, Chemical, Oil & Gas, Metal & Mining) - Global Forecast to 2020

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: April 2016
Report Code: CH 2993

 

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The global water treatment chemicals market was worth USD 19.12 Billion in 2014 and is projected to reach USD 24.94 Billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 4.53% between 2015 and 2020. The market for water treatment chemicals is growing progressively and the trend is projected to continue in the next five years. The demand for water treatment chemicals is high, as it is a low-cost procedure for the treatment of supply and drinking water and wastewater. Wide-scale developments in the municipal water treatment, oil & gas, power generation, metal & mining, and desalination industries in emerging countries such as China, India, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and even in the African countries have led to the high demand for water treatment chemicals. The base year considered for the study is 2014, while the forecast period is between 2015 and 2020 for estimating market size of water treatment chemicals.

Different secondary sources such as company websites, encyclopedia, energy association reports, energy agencies, and databases have been used to identify and collect information that is useful for this extensive commercial study of the global water treatment chemicals market. The primary sources include experts from related industries, who have been interviewed to verify and collect critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of the market. The top-down approach has been implemented to validate the market size in terms of value and volume. With the data triangulation procedure and validation of data through primaries, the exact values of the overall market size and individual market sizes have been determined and confirmed in this study.

Water Treatment Chemicals Market

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The water treatment chemicals market has a diversified and established ecosystem of upstream players such as raw material suppliers and downstream stakeholders such as manufacturers, vendors, end users, and government organizations. There are no specific raw material suppliers for this market as raw materials are supplied to the manufacturers through a network of middlemen and authorized distributors.

Target Audience

This study identifies the prospective high growth market segments in the next two to five years to help stakeholders prioritize their efforts and investments. The stakeholders in the global water treatment chemicals market include:

  • Water treatment chemicals manufacturers
  • Water treatment chemicals traders, distributors, and suppliers
  • Raw material suppliers
  • Government and research organizations
  • Oil & gas companies
  • Water quality associations

Scope of the Report:

This research report categorizes the market for water treatment chemicals based on type, application, and region. It forecasts the revenue growth and analysis of trends in each of the submarkets.

By Application:

  1. Municipal Water Treatment
  2. Power Generation
  3. Food and Beverage
  4. Chemical Processing
  5. Pulp & Paper
  6. Oil & Gas
  7. Metal & Mining
  8. Others

By Type:

  1. Corrosion Inhibitor
  2. Scale Inhibitor
  3. Coagulants & Flocculants
  4. Biocides & Disinfectants
  5. Chelating agents
  6. Anti-foaming agents
  7. pH Adjusters & Stabilizers
  8. Others

By Region:

  1. North America
  2. Europe
  3. APAC
  4. MEA and South America

This report also includes profiles of leading manufacturers such as GE Water & Process Technologies (U.S.), Ashland Inc. (U.S.), Kemira Oyj (Finland), Ecolab (U.S.), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), Akzonobel N.V. (Netherlands), and BASF SE (Germany).

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 15)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 18)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
           2.1.3 Breakdown of Primaries
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation Data Triangulation: the WTCs Market
    2.4 Research Assumptions and Limitations Assumptions
           2.4.1 Limitations

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 28)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 33)
    4.1 Significant Market Opportunities in the Global WTCs Market
    4.2 WTCs Market – Largest and Fastest-Growing Applications
    4.3 WTCs Market Share, By Region
    4.4 WTCs Market Attractiveness
    4.5 WTCs Market, By Type, 2015 vs 2020
    4.6 Life Cycle Analysis

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 39)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Increasing Demand for Chemically Treated Water From Various End-Use Industries
                    5.3.1.1 Stringent Regulatory and Sustainability Mandates Concerning the Environment
           5.3.2 Restraint
                    5.3.2.1 Alternative Water Treatment Technologies
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 Rising Population and Rapid Urbanization in the Emerging Economies
                    5.3.3.2 Increase in Demand for Specific Formulations
           5.3.4 Challenge
                    5.3.4.1 Need for Eco-Friendly Formulations and Vulnerability Regarding Copying of Patents

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 46)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
           6.2.1 Inbound Logistics
           6.2.2 Operations
           6.2.3 Outbound Logistics
           6.2.4 Marketing & Sales
           6.2.5 Services
    6.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.3.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.3.2 Threat of Substitutes
           6.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.3.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.3.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
    6.4 Policy & Regulations
           6.4.1 North America
                    6.4.1.1 Clean Water Act (CWA)
                    6.4.1.2 Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)
           6.4.2 Europe
                    6.4.2.1 The Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive (1991)
                    6.4.2.2 The Drinking Water Directive (1998)
                    6.4.2.3 The Water Framework Directive (2000)
           6.4.3 Asia (China)
                    6.4.3.1 Environmental Protection Law
                    6.4.3.2 The Water Resources Law
                    6.4.3.3 Water Pollution Prevention & Control Law (WPL)

7 WTCs Market, By Type (Page No. - 53)
    7.1 Introduction
           7.1.1 Corrosion Inhibitors
           7.1.2 Scale Inhibitors
           7.1.3 Coagulants & Flocculants
           7.1.4 Biocides & Disinfectants
           7.1.5 Chelating Agents
           7.1.6 Anti-Foaming Agents
           7.1.7 PH Adjusters & Stabilizers
           7.1.8 Others

8 WTCs Market, By Application (Page No. - 67)
    8.1 Introduction
           8.1.1 Municipal Water Treatment
           8.1.2 Power Generation
           8.1.3 Food & Beverages
           8.1.4 Chemical Processing
           8.1.5 Pulp & Paper
           8.1.6 Oil & Gas
           8.1.7 Metal & Mining
           8.1.8 Others

9 WTCs Market, By Region (Page No. - 83)
    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.
           9.3.5 Rest of Europe
    9.4 Asia-Pacific
           9.4.1 China
           9.4.2 India
           9.4.3 Japan
           9.4.4 South Korea
           9.4.5 Rest of APAC
    9.5 Middle East, Africa & South America
           9.5.1 Brazil
           9.5.2 Saudi Arabia
           9.5.3 United Arab Emirates (UAE)
           9.5.4 Rest of MEA & SA

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 153)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 New Product/Technology Developments
     10.3 Expansion
     10.4 Mergers & Acquisitions
     10.5 Agreements & Joint Ventures
     10.6 Supply Contract

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 159)
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Akzo Nobel N.V.
     11.3 Ashland Corporation
     11.4 BASF SE
     11.5 The DOW Chemical Company
     11.6 Ecolab (Nalco Company)
     11.7 GE Water & Process Technologies
     11.8 Kemira Oyj
     11.9 Lonza Group Ltd.
     11.10 Buckman Laboratories International Inc.
     11.11 BAW Water Additives UK Limited
     11.12 Cortec Corporation

*Details Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies

12 Appendix (Page No. - 186)
     12.1 Discussion Guide
     12.2 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
     12.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     12.4 Available Customizations
     12.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (132 Tables)

Table 1 WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 2 WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 3 Corrosion Inhibitors Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 4 Corrosion Inhibitors Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 5 Scale Inhibitors Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 6 Scale Inhibitors Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 7 Coagulants & Flocculants Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 Coagulants & Flocculants Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 9 Biocides & Disinfectants Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020, (USD Million)
Table 10 Biocides & Disinfectants Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 11 Chelating Agents Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020, (USD Million)
Table 12 Chelating Agents Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 13 Anti-Foaming Agents Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020, (USD Million)
Table 14 Anti-Foaming Agents Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 15 PH Adjusters & Stabilizers Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020, (USD Million)
Table 16 PH Adjusters & Stabilizers Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 17 Other WTCs Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020, (USD Million)
Table 18 Other WTCs Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 19 WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 21 WTCs Market Size in Municipal Water Treatment Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 WTCs Market Size in Municipal Water Treatment Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 23 WTCs Market Size in Power Generation Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 WTCs Market Size in Power Generation Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 25 WTCs Market Size in Food & Beverages Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 WTCs Market Size in Food & Beverages Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 27 WTCs Market Size in Chemical Processing Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 WTCs Market Size in Chemical Processing Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 29 WTCs Market Size in Pulp & Paper Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 WTCs Market Size in Pulp & Paper Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 31 WTCs Market Size in Oil & Gas Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 WTCs Market Size in Oil & Gas Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 33 WTCs Market Size in Metal & Mining Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 WTCs Market Size in Metal & Mining Application, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 35 WTCs Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 WTCs Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 37 WTCs Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 WTCs Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 39 North American Market Snapshot: Mexico is the Fastest Growing Market, 2015-2020
Table 40 North America: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 North America: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 42 North America: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 North America: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 44 North America: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 North America: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 46 U.S.: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 U.S.: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 48 U.S.: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 U.S.: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 50 Canada: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 Canada: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 52 Canada: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 Canada: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 54 Mexico: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 Mexico: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 56 Mexico: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Mexico: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 58 Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 59 Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 60 Europe: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 62 Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 64 Germany: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 65 Germany: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 66 Germany: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 67 Germany: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 68 Italy: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 69 Italy: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 70 Italy: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 71 Italy: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 72 France: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 73 France: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 74 France: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 75 France: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 76 U.K.: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 77 U.K.: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 78 U.K.: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 79 U.K.: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 80 Rest of Europe: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 81 Rest of Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 82 Rest of Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 83 Rest of Europe: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 84 APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 85 APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 86 APAC: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 87 APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 88 APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 89 APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 90 China: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 91 China: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 92 China: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 93 China: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 94 India: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 95 India: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 96 India: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 97 India: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 98 Japan: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 99 Japan: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 100 Japan: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 101 Japan: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 102 South Korea: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 103 South Korea: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 104 South Korea: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 105 South Korea: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 106 Rest of APAC: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 107 Rest of APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 108 Rest of APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 109 Rest of APAC: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 110 MEA& SA: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 111 MEA& SA: WTCs Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 112 MEA& SA: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 113 MEA& SA: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 114 MEA& SA: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 115 MEA& SA: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 116 Brazil: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 117 Brazil: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 118 Brazil: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 119 Brazil: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 120 Saudi Arabia: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 121 Saudi Arabia: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 122 Saudi Arabia: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 123 Saudi Arabia: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 124 UAE: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 125 UAE: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 126 UAE: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 127 UAE: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 128 Rest of MEA & SA: WTC Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 129 Rest of MEA & SA: WTCs Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 130 Rest of MEA & SA: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 131 Rest of MEA & SA: WTCs Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 132 Companies Have Been Adopting Product Innovation as the Key Growth Strategy


List of Figures (49 Figures)

Figure 1 Global WTCs Market Segmentation
Figure 2 Global WTCs Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 5 Asia-Pacific is Projected to Register the Highest Growth, By Volume Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 6 Municipal Water Treatment is the Largest Application in the WTCs Market, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 7 Coagulants & Flocculants Dominated the Global WTCs Market in 2014, By Type (Kiloton)
Figure 8 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Witness the Highest Growth Rate During the Forecast Period (USD Million)
Figure 9 Attractive Opportunities in the Global WTCs Market, 2015 vs 2020 (USD Billion)
Figure 10 Oil & Gas is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Application, 2015–2020
Figure 11 North America Accounted for the Largest Share in the WTCs Market
Figure 12 Coagulants and Flocculants in the North American Region Accounted for the Largest Share of the WTCs Market in 2015
Figure 13 Coagulants and Flocculants is Estimated to Witness Higher Growth Rate in Comparison With Other Types
Figure 14 MEA and South America, and Asia-Pacific are Projected to Drive the Market
Figure 15 WTCs Market, By Type
Figure 16 WTCs Market, By Application
Figure 17 High Demand for WTCs Due to the Growing Energy Sector and Water Treatment Industry
Figure 18 Overview of WTCs Value Chain
Figure 19 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 20 Coagulants & Flocculants WTCs Projected as the Largest Application, By 2020, By Volume
Figure 21 North America Projected to Dominate the WTCs Market, 2015-2020
Figure 22 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be Highest Growing Market for Scale Inhibitors, 2015-2020, By Volume
Figure 23 North America Projected to Dominate the Coagulants & Flocculants WTCs Market, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 24 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Fastest Growing Region, 2015-2020
Figure 25 Municipal Water Treatment Application Projected to Capture the Largest Market Share, By 2020 (USD Million)
Figure 26 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for Municipal Water Treatment Application, By 2020
Figure 27 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for the Power Generation Application, By 2020
Figure 28 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Fastest Growing WTCs Market in Oil & Gas Application, By 2020
Figure 29 Asia-Pacific Projected to Account for the Largest Market Share in Metal & Mining Application, By Volume, By 2020
Figure 30 Regional Snapshot (2014): Rapidly Growing Markets are Emerging as Strategic Destinations
Figure 31 European Market Snapshot: Germany is the Largest and Fastest-Growing Market, 2015-2020
Figure 32 Asia-Pacific Market Snapshot: India to Be the Fastest-Growing Market, 2015-2020
Figure 33 Battle for the Market Share: New Product Launch Accounted for the Largest Share
Figure 34 Regional Revenue Mix of Top 5 Market Players
Figure 35 Akzo Nobel: Company Snapshot
Figure 36 Akzonobel: SWOT Analysis
Figure 37 Ashland: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 Ashland: SWOT Analysis
Figure 39 BASF: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 BASF: SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 DOW: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 DOW: SWOT Analysis
Figure 43 Ecolab: Company Snapshot
Figure 44 GE Water & Process Technologies: Company Snapshot
Figure 45 GE Water: SWOT Analysis
Figure 46 Kemira: Company Snapshot
Figure 47 Lonza Group: Company Snapshot
Figure 48 Marketsandmarkets Knowledge Store Snapshot
Figure 49 Marketsandmarkets Knowledge Store: Chemicals & Material Industry Snapshot

The global water treatment chemicals market size, in terms of value, is projected to reach USD 24.94 Billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 4.53% between 2015 and 2020. The increasing demand of water treatment chemicals from end-use industries such as municipal water treatment, oil & gas, power generation, metal & mining, and chemical processing due to its superior properties and cost savings is the major driver of this market.

The market for coagulants & flocculants is projected to register the highest growth rate. The growth in the use of water treatment chemicals is due to increase in the municipal water treatment activities such as coagulation & flocculation process in the primary water treatment. This growth is expected to increase in future due to the rise in population and urbanization in the emerging economies.

Oil & gas is the fastest-growing application in the global water treatment chemicals market. Coagulants & flocculants, corrosion inhibitors, scale inhibitors, chelating agents, and anti-foaming agents, water treatment chemicals are highly preferred for oil & gas application. The growing demand from oil & gas industry projects such as in conventional drilling and upstream segment and high quality of supplied water are the key growth factors of the water treatment chemicals market in oil & gas application.

North America is the largest market of water treatment chemicals, registering a moderate CAGR, in terms of value, between 2015 and 2020. This growth is majorly driven by the increase in water treatment chemicals demand in various application segments such as municipal water treatment, power generation, metal & mining, oil & gas, and chemical processing.

Water Treatment Chemicals Market

Environmental degradation due to untreated water treatment chemicals and alternative water treatment technologies are the major restraints in the use of water treatment chemicals.

The global water treatment chemicals market is dominated by certain global players such as GE Water & Process Technologies (U.S.), Ashland Inc. (U.S.), Kemira Oyj (Finland), Ecolab (U.S.), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), Akzonobel N.V. (Netherlands), and BASF SE (Germany). Diverse product portfolio, strategically positioned R&D centers, continuous adoption of development strategies, and technological advancements are the factors responsible for strengthening these companies in the water treatment chemicals market. The companies have been adopting various organic and inorganic growth strategies such as expansions, merger & acquisitions, and new product launches to enhance their current market shares.

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