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Polystyrene Industry Outlook in the US to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants

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Abstract

Polystyrene Industry Outlook in the US to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants

Summary

GlobalData's report, Polystyrene Industry Outlook in the US to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants provides an in-depth coverage of the US Polystyrene industry. The research presents major market trends affecting the Polystyrene industry in the US. The report covers the US Polystyrene plants and presents installed capacity by process and technology. In addition, it presents Polystyrene demand and production forecasts, end use demand forecasts, price trends, trade balance data and company shares of the major Polystyrene producers in the US. Overall, the report presents a comprehensive coverage of the US Polystyrene industry including all the major parameters.

Scope

  • Polystyrene industry supply scenario in the US from 2000 to 2016 consisting of plants capacity growth, installed plant capacity by production process and technology
  • Information of all active and planned Polystyrene plants in the US with capacity forecasts to 2016
  • Detailed information on all operating and planned projects covering details such as process, technology, operator and equity details
  • Polystyrene industry market dynamics in the US from 2000 to 2016 consisting of market size, demand and production outlook, demand by end use sector, and average prices
  • Trade balance data from 2000 to 2016 including import and export data, net exports and imports as percentage of demand in the country
  • Company snapshots including company overview, business description and information on the current and upcoming Polystyrene plants
  • Company shares of key Polystyrene producers in the country

Reasons to buy

  • Obtain the most up to date information available on the Polystyrene industry in the US
  • Benefit from GlobalData's advanced insight on the Polystyrene industry in the US
  • Identify the macro and micro-economic trends affecting the Polystyrene industry in the US
  • Understand the market positioning of Polystyrene producers in the US
  • Develop market-entry and market expansion strategies
  • Benchmark your operations and strategies against the major companies in the US

TOC

1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 2

  • 1.1 List of Tables 6
  • 1.2 List of Figures 7

2 The US Polystyrene Industry, Supply Scenario, 2000-2016 8

  • 2.1 The US Polystyrene Industry, Total Plant Capacity, 2000-2016 8
  • 2.2 The US Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Production Process, 2011 15
  • 2.3 The US Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Technology, 2011 16
  • 2.4 The US Polystyrene Industry, Company Share, 2011 19

3 The US Polystyrene Industry, Market Dynamics, 2000-2016 20

  • 3.1 The US Polystyrene Industry, Market Size, 2000-2016 20
  • 3.2 The US Polystyrene Industry, Demand and Production Outlook, 2000-2016 22
  • 3.3 The US Polystyrene Industry, Demand by End Use Sector, 2011 24
  • 3.4 The US Polystyrene Industry, Price Forecasts, 2000-2016 25

4 The US Polystyrene Industry, Trade Balance, 2000-2016 27

  • 4.1 The US Polystyrene Industry, Imports and Exports, 2000-2016 27
  • 4.2 The US Polystyrene Industry, Net Exports, 2000-2016 29
  • 4.3 The US Polystyrene Industry, Imports as Percentage of Demand, 2000-2016 31

5 Total S.A., Company Snapshot 33

  • 5.1 Total S.A., Company Overview 33
  • 5.2 Total S.A., Key Information 33
  • 5.3 Total S.A., Business Description 33
    • 5.3.1 Business Overview 33
    • 5.3.2 Chemicals 34
    • 5.3.3 Downstream 35
    • 5.3.4 Upstream 36
  • 5.4 Total S.A., Polystyrene Market, 2011 38
    • 5.4.1 Total S.A., Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World, 2011 38
    • 5.4.2 Total S.A., Polystyrene Plant Capacity Share in the US, 2011 39
    • 5.4.3 Total S.A., Polystyrene Capacity in the US, 2000-2016 40
    • 5.4.4 Total S.A., Polystyrene Plants Details in the US, 2011 40

5.5 SWOT Analysis 41

    • 5.5.1 Overview 41
    • 5.5.2 Total S.A. Strengths 41
    • 5.5.3 Total S.A. Weaknesses 43
    • 5.5.4 Total S.A. Opportunities 43
    • 5.5.5 Total S.A. Threats 45

6 BASF SE, Company Snapshot 46

  • 6.1 BASF SE, Company Overview 46
  • 6.2 BASF SE, Key Information 46
  • 6.3 BASF SE, Business Description 46
    • 6.3.1 Business Overview 46
  • 6.4 BASF SE, Polystyrene Market, 2011 49
    • 6.4.1 BASF SE, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World, 2011 49
    • 6.4.2 BASF SE, Polystyrene Plant Capacity Share in the US, 2011 50
    • 6.4.3 BASF SE, Polystyrene Capacity in US, 2000-2016 51
    • 6.4.4 BASF SE, Polystyrene Plants Details in the US, 2011 51

6.5 SWOT Analysis 52

    • 6.5.1 Overview 52
    • 6.5.2 BASF SE Strengths 52
    • 6.5.3 BASF SE Weaknesses 54
    • 6.5.4 BASF SE Opportunities 54
    • 6.5.5 BASF SE Threats 55

7 INEOS Group Limited, Company Snapshot 57

  • 7.1 INEOS Group Limited, Company Overview 57
  • 7.2 INEOS Group Limited, Key Information 57
  • 7.3 INEOS Group Limited, Business Description 57
    • 7.3.1 Business Overview 57
  • 7.4 INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Market, 2011 59
    • 7.4.1 INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World, 2011 59
    • 7.4.2 INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Plant Capacity Share in the US, 2011 60
    • 7.4.3 INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Capacity in the US, 2000-2016 61
    • 7.4.4 INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Plants Details in the US, 2011 61

7.5 SWOT Analysis 62

    • 7.5.1 Overview 62
    • 7.5.2 INEOS Group Limited Strengths 62
    • 7.5.3 INEOS Group Limited Weaknesses 64
    • 7.5.4 INEOS Group Limited Opportunities 64
    • 7.5.5 INEOS Group Limited Threats 65

8 The Dow Chemical Company, Company Snapshot 67

  • 8.1 The Dow Chemical Company, Company Overview 67
  • 8.2 The Dow Chemical Company, Key Information 67
  • 8.3 The Dow Chemical Company, Business Description 67
    • 8.3.1 Business Overview 67
  • 8.4 The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Market, 2011 71
    • 8.4.1 The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World, 2011 71
    • 8.4.2 The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Plant Capacity Share in the US, 2011 72
    • 8.4.3 The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Capacity in the US, 2000-2016 73
    • 8.4.4 The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Plants Details in the US, 2011 73

8.5 SWOT Analysis 74

    • 8.5.1 Overview 74
    • 8.5.2 The Dow Chemical Company Strengths 74
    • 8.5.3 The Dow Chemical Company Weaknesses 76
    • 8.5.4 The Dow Chemical Company Opportunities 76
    • 8.5.5 The Dow Chemical Company Threats 78

9 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Company Snapshot 80

  • 9.1 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Company Overview 80
  • 9.2 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Key Information 80
  • 9.3 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Business Description 80
    • 9.3.1 Business Overview 80
  • 9.4 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Market, 2011 82
    • 9.4.1 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World, 2011 82
    • 9.4.2 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Plant Capacity Share in the US, 2011 83
    • 9.4.3 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Capacity in the US, 2000-2016 84
    • 9.4.4 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Plants Details in the US, 2011 84

9.5 SWOT Analysis 85

    • 9.5.1 Overview 85
    • 9.5.2 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC Strengths 85
    • 9.5.3 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC Weaknesses 86
    • 9.5.4 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC Opportunities 87
    • 9.5.5 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC Threats 88

10 Appendix 89

  • 10.1 Definitions 89
    • 10.1.1 Installed Plant Capacity 89
    • 10.1.2 Process 89
    • 10.1.3 Technology 89
  • 10.2 Abbreviations 89
  • 10.3 GlobalData's Methodology 89
    • 10.3.1 Coverage 89
    • 10.3.2 Secondary Research 90
    • 10.3.3 Primary Research 90
    • 10.3.4 Expert Panel Validation 90
  • 10.4 Contact Us 91
  • 10.5 Disclaimer 91

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

  • Table 1: The US, Total Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 9
  • Table 2: The US, Polystyrene Plants Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 9
  • Table 3: The US, Polystyrene Plants Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 10
  • Table 4: The US, Active Polystyrene Plants by State, %, 2011 11
  • Table 5: The US, Active Polystyrene Plants Details, MMTPA, 2011 12
  • Table 6: The US, Active Polystyrene Plants by Process and Technology, 2011 13
  • Table 7: The US, Top Polystyrene Plants Capacity, %, 2011 14
  • Table 8: The US, Top Polystyrene Plants Details, 2011 15
  • Table 9: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Technology, %, 2011 16
  • Table 10: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by STYRON Polystyrene Technology, 2011 17
  • Table 11: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Ineos Nova Polystyrene Technology, 2011 17
  • Table 12: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Total Petrochemicals Polystyrene Technology, 2011 17
  • Table 13: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Nova Chemicals Polystyrene Technology, 2011 18
  • Table 14: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Company, %, 2011 19
  • Table 15: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Demand Value, $m, 2000-2016 21
  • Table 16: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Demand and Production, MMTPA, 2000-2016 23
  • Table 17: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Demand by End Use Sector, %, 2011 24
  • Table 18: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Price Forecasts, $/Tonne, 2000-2016 26
  • Table 19: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Imports and Exports, MMTPA, 2000-2016 28
  • Table 20: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Net Exports, MMTPA, 2000-2016 30
  • Table 21: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Imports as Percentage of Demand, %, 2000-2016 32
  • Table 22: Total S.A., Key Facts 33
  • Table 23: Total S.A., Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 38
  • Table 24: The US, Total S.A., Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 39
  • Table 25: The US, Total S.A., Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 40
  • Table 26: The US, Total S.A. Polystyrene, Plants Details, 2011 40

Table 27: Total S.A., SWOT Analysis 41

  • Table 28: BASF SE, Key Facts 46
  • Table 29: BASF SE, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 49
  • Table 30: The US, BASF SE, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 50
  • Table 31: The US, BASF SE, Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 51
  • Table 32: The US, BASF SE, Polystyrene Plants Details, 2011 51

Table 33: BASF SE, SWOT Analysis 52

  • Table 34: INEOS Group Limited, Key Facts 57
  • Table 35: INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 59
  • Table 36: The US, INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 60
  • Table 37: The US, INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 61
  • Table 38: The US, INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Plants Details, 2011 61

Table 39: INEOS Group Limited, SWOT Analysis 62

  • Table 40: The Dow Chemical Company, Key Facts 67
  • Table 41: The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 71
  • Table 42: The US, The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 72
  • Table 43: The US, The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 73
  • Table 44: The US, The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Plants Details, 2011 73

Table 45: The Dow Chemical Company, SWOT Analysis 74

  • Table 46: Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Key Facts 80
  • Table 47: Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 82
  • Table 48: The US, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 83
  • Table 49: The US, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 84
  • Table 50: The US, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Plants Details, 2011 84

Table 51: Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, SWOT Analysis 85

List of Figures

1.2 List of Figures

  • Figure 1: The US, Total Polystyrene Plant Capacity, MMTPA, 2000-2016 8
  • Figure 2: The US, Active Polystyrene Plants by State, %, 2011 11
  • Figure 3: The US, Top Polystyrene Plants Capacity, %, 2011 14
  • Figure 4: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Technology, %, 2011 16
  • Figure 5: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Installed Plant Capacity by Company, %, 2011 19
  • Figure 6: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Demand Value, $m, 2000-2016 20
  • Figure 7: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Demand and Production, MMTPA, 2000-2016 22
  • Figure 8: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Demand by End Use Sector, %, 2011 24
  • Figure 9: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Price Forecasts, $/Tonne, 2000-2016 25
  • Figure 10: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Imports and Exports, MMTPA, 2000-2016 27
  • Figure 11: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Net Exports, MMTPA, 2000-2016 29
  • Figure 12: The US, Polystyrene Industry, Imports as Percentage of Demand, %, 2000-2016 31
  • Figure 13: Total S.A., Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 38
  • Figure 14: The US, Total S.A., Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 39
  • Figure 15: BASF SE, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 49
  • Figure 16: The US, BASF SE, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 50
  • Figure 17: INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 59
  • Figure 18: The US, INEOS Group Limited, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 60
  • Figure 19: The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 71
  • Figure 20: The US, The Dow Chemical Company, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 72
  • Figure 21: Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Capacity Split, the US and Rest of the World,%, 2011 82
  • Figure 22: The US, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, Polystyrene Capacity Share, %, 2011 83
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