Spray polyurethane foam are produced by mixing certain isocyanates and polyols in the presence of catalysts, flame retardants and blowing agents. The foam is sprayed using a spray gun on several surfaces as an insulating material.
This report comprises in-depth analysis and forecast of the spray polyurethane foam market on a global as well as regional level. The report includes forecast for the period from 2013 to 2019 in terms of volume (kilo tons) and revenue (USD Million) for the regional and global markets. Quantitative data has been derived through extensive secondary research of the global spray polyurethane foam market. Secondary sources typically include company websites, relevant magazines, government documents and press releases among other reliable sources. A top down approach was followed to derive the regional numbers from global figures. Furthermore, bottom up approach was employed to derive data for various application segment based on the demand for spray polyurethane foam in each geographic segment. Combination of top down and bottom up approach helps in validation of the quantitative data of the market. The data was further validated with the help of primary research with industry experts to ensure the accuracy of derived numbers.
Detailed analysis of various factors driving the global spray polyurethane foam market has been included for astute decision making. The impact of these drivers over the forecast period has been included with data to substantiate the research findings. Moreover, the factors restraining market growth have been included for better understanding of the market. Impact of these restraints has been analyzed over the forecast period. The report also comprises various opportunities available for market growth over the period of next six years. Opportunities comprise the untapped or recently explored factors that are anticipated to offer growth opportunities for the spray polyurethane foam market during the forecast period.
This report includes value chain analysis to understand the industry thoroughly. The value chain analysis comprises detailed evaluation of the roles of various entities involved in the spray polyurethane foam industry, from raw material supplier to the end-user. Various processes used for manufacturing of spray polyurethane foam also have been included in the value chain analysis. Porter’s five forces model has been used to determine the degree of competition in the industry during the forecast period. Company market share analysis has been included for better understanding of the competitive landscape. Company market share analysis includes the market share of dominant players in the market in the year 2012 based on their production capacities. Furthermore, a market attractiveness analysis has been done to analyze the application segments that are expected to be lucrative during the forecast period on the basis of various factors including market size, growth rate, profitability, raw material procurement and competition in each application segment.
The spray polyurethane foam market has been segmented on the basis of product type and application. On the basis of product type, the market has been segmented as open cell, closed cell and others including high density spray polyurethane foam. On the basis of application, spray polyurethane foam market has been segmented as residential walls, residential roofing, commercial walls, commercial roofing, and others including geo thermal applications. Detailed analysis for all segments in the regional and global markets and forecast based on current and future trends of the industry in terms of volume (kilo tons) and revenue (USD million) have been included in the report. Geographically, the market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of the World (RoW).
The report provides company profiles of major industry participants operating in the spray polyurethane foam market including BASF MaterialScience, Bayer, Lapolla, The Dow Chemical Company, Demilec and CertainTeed among others. Various attributes of these companies such as company overview, SWOT analysis, business strategies, financial information and recent developments form the core of the company profiles section.