Our exclusive content
- Quantitative data provides strategic forecasts with a global perspective
- More than 75 tables and figures highlighting key technological, supplier and production trends
- Market volumes, growth and forecasts for foamed polyurethane, polystyrene, polyolefins, phenolic and other resins
Smithers’ in-house primary research, supported by extensive industry data, underpins both our appraisal of existing market conditions and our forecasting. Primary research involved interviews with industry personnel from across the value chain, including leading suppliers, manufacturers and end users. Discussions with industry influencers supplemented this research. Secondary research was based on an extensive literature review of market and company reports, magazine and journal abstracts, packaging trends, market information and Smithers’ conference papers, which augment our findings.
What will you discover?
- Details on the competitive landscape of raw material providers, price increases, environmental issues and changing consumer habits will help plan your business strategy with confidence
- Discover new opportunities for growth in construction, comfort, packaging, automotive and more uses
- Identify trends in market segments, global legislation, and technological developments for increased functionality
Who should buy this report?
- Blowing agent suppliers
- Plastic and chemical companies
- Gas system suppliers
- Extruders and injection molders
- Foamed polymer producers
- Industry consultants and analysts