Report Description

Global Expanded Polystyrene Market, By Product Type (White, Grey, Black), End-use Industry (Building & Construction, Packaging, Others), By Company and By Geography, Forecast & Opportunities, 2023

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  • Format : PDF
  • Pages : 110
  • Industry : Chemicals

The Global Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) market is projected to cross USD 20 billion, growing at a CAGR of over 5%. The market is growing owing to increasing demand of EPS mainly in the building & construction and packaging applications. Based on Product Type, the market is segmented into White, Grey, Black.

Based on End-use Industry, the market is segmented into Building & Construction, Packaging and Others. Among the segments, grey EPS segment is projected to register the highest CAGR in the EPS market. Geographically, the market is segmented into Asia-Pacific, North America, South America, Middle East & Africa and Europe.

Notably, Asia Pacific has emerged as the chief consumer and producer of EPS owing to the increasing demand from the domestic front and increasing disposable income. The demand in the Asia Pacific region will further increase in the next five years due to numerous on-going and upcoming building & construction projects in the developing countries. Some of the key players in the market include, Wuxi Xingda, Synthos, BASF, The Ravago Group, Alpek.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2013-2016

Base Year: 2017

Estimated Year: 2018

Forecast Period: 2019–2023

Objective of the Study

  •          To analyse and forecast the market size of Expanded Polystyrene Market, in terms of value and volume.
  •          To classify and forecast Global Expanded Polystyrene Market based on product type, end-use industry and regional distribution.
  •          To identify drivers and challenges for Global Expanded Polystyrene Market.
  •         To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in Global Expanded Polystyrene Market.
  •         To conduct the pricing analysis for Expanded Polystyrene Market.
  •          To identify and analyse the profile of leading players involved in the manufacturing of Global Expanded Polystyrene Market.

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Some of the leading players in the Global Expanded Polystyrene Market are Wuxi Xingda New Foam Plastics Materials Co., Ltd., Synthos S.A., BASF SE, Total S.A., Sunpor Kunststoff GmbH, The Ravago Group, Versalis S.P.A., Nova Chemicals Corporation, Flint Hills Resources, LLC, Kaneka Corporation.

TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of manufacturers across the globe. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the suppliers which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analysed the service offerings, distribution channels and presence of all major collaboration manufacturers across the globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of Global Expanded Polystyrene Market using a bottom-up approach, where data for various end user industries and its Type across various product Types were recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analysing historical data of these product Types and Types for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company website, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also used by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:

·         Manufacturers of Expanded Polystyrene

·         Suppliers and Distributors

·         End consumers

·         Raw Material Suppliers

·         Industry associations and experts

·         Research organizations and consulting companies.

·         Research Institutes

·         Market research and consulting firm.

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as collaboration manufacturer and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, Global Expanded Polystyrene Market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • By Product Type:
    • White
    • Grey
    • Black
  • By End-Use Industry:
    • Building & Construction
    • Packaging Market
    • Others
  • By Region:
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • India 
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • Australia
      • Singapore
      • Malaysia
      • Thailand
      • Indonesia
    • Europe
      • France
      • Germany
      • United Kingdom
      • Italy
      • Spain
      • Russia
      • Czech Republic
    • North America
      • United States
      • Mexico
      • Canada
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Colombia
    • Middle East and Africa
      • South Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Iran

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Global Expanded Polystyrene Market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company InFormation

·         Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).

Profit Margin Analysis

·         Profit margin analysis in case of direct and indirect sales channel.

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