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Paraffin Market: By Form (Scale, Semi-Refined and Fully Refined), By End-User (Packaging, Candles, Cosmetics, Building Materials, Inks, PVC, Polishes, Rubber and Tires), & By Region-Forecast 2019-2024

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Paraffin Market: By Form (Scale, Semi-Refined and Fully Refined), By End-User (Packaging, Candles, Cosmetics, Building Materials, Inks, PVC, Polishes, Rubber and Tires), & By Region-Forecast 2019-2024
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Paraffin is a colourless, soft solid substance manufactured by the process of refining crude oil to gasoline, and consists of various hydrocarbons. It is. Globally, growing demand for paraffin scented candles, rise in the demand for building materials, owing to faster rate of growth in construction activities, and increase in usage for cardboard and paper coating mainly in food industry are the prime growth drivers of paraffin market. In addition, increase in adoption of paraffin for hot melt adhesives, industrial & surface protection coatings, rubber & plastic processing aids, pharmaceuticals, electrical insulation, metal castings and fabric proofing & impregnation, and emerging economies such as China, India and others, will create new opportunities for paraffin market. However, volatile prices and supply of crude oil, stringent government environmental regulations, and increasing popularity of bio-based products are the key restraints for paraffin market.

This report identifies the global paraffin market size in for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the potential growth opportunities in the coming years, while also reviewing the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, market dynamics, competitive landscape, and other key aspects with respect to paraffin market.

Geographically, North America dominated theparaffin market, owing to high demand from building & construction. Asia Pacific is projected to have the fastest growth, owing to rapidly increasing population, rise in building and cosmetics industry in developing nations such as China, and India in this region. Among all the end-users, candles segment has the highest market share in paraffin market.

This report segments paraffin market on the basis of form, end-user, and regional market as follows:

Paraffin Market, By Form: Scale, Semi-Refined and Fully Refined

The report has focused study on paraffin market by basis of end-user such as: Packaging, Candles, Cosmetics, Building Materials, Inks, PVC, Polishes, Rubber and Tires

This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region

Sample Companies Profiled in this Report are:

Sinopec Beijing Yanshan Company

Koster Keunen Hooland BV

Hexion Specialty Chemicals Inc.

Marcus Oil & Chemical

Blended Waxes Inc.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Paraffin Market - Market Overview

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Landscape

  • 3.1. Market Share Analysis
  • 3.2. Comparative Analysis
  • 3.3. Product Benchmarking
  • 3.4. End User Profiling
  • 3.5. Top 5 Financials Analysis

4. Paraffin Market- Market Forces

  • 4.1. Drivers
    • 4.1.1. Growing demand for paraffin scented candles
    • 4.1.2. Rise in the demand for building materials, owing to faster rate of growth in construction activities
    • 4.1.3. Increase in usage for cardboard and paper coating mainly in food industry
  • 4.2. Restraints
    • 4.2.1. Volatile prices and supply of crude oil
    • 4.2.2. Stringent government environmental regulations
    • 4.2.3. Increasing popularity of bio-based products
  • 4.3. Opportunities
    • 4.3.1. Emerging economies
    • 4.3.2. Increase in adoption of paraffin for hot melt adhesives, industrial & surface protection coatings, rubber & plastic processing aids, pharmaceuticals, electrical insulation, metal castings and fabric proofing & impregnation
  • 4.4. Challenges
  • 4.5. Porter's Five Forces Analysis
    • 4.5.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
    • 4.5.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
    • 4.5.3. Threat of New Entrants
    • 4.5.4. Threat of Substitutes
    • 4.5.5. Degree of Competition

5. Paraffin Market- Strategic Analysis

  • 5.1. Value Chain Analysis
  • 5.2. Pricing Analysis
  • 5.3. Opportunities Analysis
  • 5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
  • 5.5. Suppliers and Distributors

6. Paraffin Market, By Form

  • 6.1. Scale
  • 6.2. Semi-Refined
  • 6.3. Fully Refined

7. Paraffin Market, By End-User

  • 7.1. Packaging
  • 7.2. Candles
  • 7.3. Cosmetics
  • 7.4. Building Materials
  • 7.5. Inks
  • 7.6. PVC
  • 7.7. Polishes
  • 7.8. Rubber and Tires

8. Paraffin Market, By Geography

  • 8.1. Europe
    • 8.1.1. Germany
    • 8.1.2. France
    • 8.1.3. Italy
    • 8.1.4. Spain
    • 8.1.5. Russia
    • 8.1.6. U.K.
    • 8.1.7. Rest of Europe
  • 8.2. Asia Pacific
    • 8.2.1. China
    • 8.2.2. India
    • 8.2.3. Japan
    • 8.2.4. South Korea
    • 8.2.5. Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • 8.3. North America
    • 8.3.1. U.S.
    • 8.3.2. Canada
    • 8.3.3. Mexico
  • 8.4. Rest of the World (RoW)
    • 8.4.1. Brazil
    • 8.4.2. Rest of RoW

9. Paraffin - Market Entropy

  • 9.1. Expansion
  • 9.2. Technological Developments
  • 9.3. Merger & Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures
  • 9.4. Supply- Contract

10. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio)

  • 10.1. Sinopec Beijing Yanshan Company
  • 10.2. Koster Keunen Hooland BV
  • 10.3. Hexion Specialty Chemicals Inc.
  • 10.4. Marcus Oil & Chemical
  • 10.5. Blended Waxes Inc.
  • 10.6. BASF SE
  • 10.7. Clariant AG
  • 10.8. Chemtura Corp.
  • 10.9. ExxonMobil Corp.
  • 10.10. CITGO Petroleum Corp.

More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*

"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"

11. Appendix

  • 11.1. Abbreviations
  • 11.2. Sources
  • 11.3. Research Methodology
  • 11.4. Bibliography
  • 11.5. Compilation of Expert Insights
  • 11.6. Disclaimer
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