Market Overview

Global Metal Finishing Chemicals Market 2017-2021 with BASF, Elementis, NOF CORPORATION, Platform Speciality Products & The Dow Chemical Company Dominating - Research and Markets


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The global metal finishing chemicals market to grow at a CAGR of 4.50%
during the period 2017-2021.

Global Metal Finishing Chemicals Market 2017-2021, has been prepared
based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the
coming years. To calculate the market size, the report considers the
retail selling price as the average selling price of the product.

The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is increasing demand for
powder coating. Powder coating falls under the category of metal
conversion coatings in the metal finishing chemicals market. In recent
years, powder coating is gaining popularity over other types of coatings
due to its eco-friendly nature. It eliminates many issues related to
liquid coating such as the emission of hazardous pollutant.

According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is
growing demand from automotive industry. The global automotive industry
is experiencing a steady growth with increasing sales automobiles. In
the automotive industry, the small vehicle segment consisting of
microcars, superminis, and subcompacts accounts for approximately 30.23%
of global vehicle sales.

Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the
growth of this market is replacement of metals by plastics. The major
challenge faced by metal finishing chemical manufacturers is the
replacement of metals by plastics. Owing to easy availability and low
cost, replacement of metals by plastics is taking place in various
applications. For instance, the automotive and aerospace industries are
actively substituting all metal products with plastics to aid in fuel
efficiency by reducing the overall weight of the vehicle.

Key vendors

  • BASF
  • Elementis
  • Platform Speciality Products
  • The Dow Chemical Company

Other prominent vendors

  • A Brite Company
  • Coral
  • Henkel
  • Houghton International
  • Industrial Metal Finishing
  • McGean-Rohco
  • Metal Finishing Technologies

Key Topics Covered:

Part 01: Executive summary

Part 02: Scope of the report

Part 03: Research Methodology

Part 04: Introduction

Part 05: Market landscape

Part 06: Market segmentation by types

Part 07: Market segmentation by end-users

Part 08: Geographical segmentation

Part 09: Decision framework

Part 10: Drivers and challenges

Part 11: Market trends

Part 12: Vendor landscape

Part 13: Key vendor analysis

Part 14: Appendix

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