Specialty pulp & paper chemicals are used in the manufacture of specialty paper. Specialty papers are papers not used in common printing and publishing shops, but instead for customized jobs. These papers are often used by companies for high value product packaging and filtration media. Specialty chemicals can be divided into four product segments, viz., bleaching chemicals, process chemicals, functional chemicals, and basic chemicals. Specialty papers are used in five key application areas: graphic papers, industrial, business, consumer, and food.
This report provides a detailed view of the global specialty pulp & paper chemicals market, considering 2013 as the base year. It provides forecast for the global specialty pulp & paper chemicals market from 2014 to 2020. The report includes in-depth analysis of the global specialty pulp & paper chemicals market in terms of volume (Kilo Tons) and revenue (USD Million) from 2013 to 2020. It also comprises several tables and graphs that offer a detailed explanation of various facts and findings about the global specialty pulp & paper chemicals market. Various authenticated sources have been used to refine and provide a comprehensive and accurate research on the specialty pulp & paper chemicals market. Interviews with key industry leaders were conducted along with secondary research during the course of the study. Various governmental regulations and their effects on the specialty pulp & paper chemicals market were studied in detail.
The report also provides key drivers and restraints and their impact on the global specialty pulp & paper chemicals market during the forecast period. It highlights new avenues for key industry participants in the specialty pulp & paper chemicals market. The report also helps understand business strategies of leading companies in the market. Furthermore, it provides market attractiveness analysis of various end-use industries to help understand the potential of specialty pulp & paper chemicals in the near future.
The study segments the specialty pulp & paper chemicals market based on products on a global as well as regional basis. Each product is further studied on the basis of regional demand from 2013 to 2020. The report includes analysis of major geographical regions: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World.
The report uses analytical tools such as the Porter’s Five Forces model to provide a detailed view of the competition in the overall specialty pulp & paper chemicals market. Porter’s Five Forces model provides in-depth analysis of the impact of buyers, new entrants, suppliers, substitutes, and degree of competition in the global specialty pulp & paper chemicals market. The report also includes value chain analysis, which provides information by studying the various components of the specialty pulp & paper chemicals market. Value chain analysis offers the degree of integration exhibited by leading companies in the market. Major raw material manufacturers and suppliers are identified using this tool. Major supply agreements signed among companies are also mentioned in detail in the report. Value chain analysis provides information of the distribution channels employed by major players in the market.
The study includes profiles of major market participants such as AkzoNobel N.V., Ashland, Inc., BASF SE, Buckman Laboratories International, Inc., Evonik Industries AG, and Kemira Oyj among others. Company profiles comprise attributes such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies, and recent developments. These could help companies formulate appropriate strategies to achieve the competitive advantage and expand their market share. The market has been segmented as below:
Specialty Pulp and Paper Chemicals Market – Product Segment Analysis
- Bleaching chemicals
- Process chemicals
- Functional chemicals
- Basic chemicals
Specialty Pulp and Paper Chemicals Market – Regional Analysis
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- South America
- Rest of the World