What drives the market for specialty actives?

Disruptive Trends Enhancing the Specialty Actives Market

The time when biofunctional active ingredients were only used in high-end products is a thing of the past. Now it is a key cosmetic component for the majority of manufacturers, with an estimated market size in Brazil, China, Europe, and the United States at about USD 1.1 billion. Even though the market has grown significantly over the last decade, it is still a highly desirable segment with an expected compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of over 6% during 2016-2021, according to Kline. While the market’s overall growth is evident, it is important to understand the actual game-changing forces that help the industry grow.

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Chinese Market for Synthetic Latex Polymers

Rivalry in the Chinese Market for Synthetic Latex Polymers will Continue to Intensify

Accounting for almost 25% of the global market share, China is the second largest consumer of synthetic latex polymers after North America, according to the just-published China report from Kline’s continuous program Synthetic Latex Polymers: Global Business Analysis and Opportunities. A considerably higher GDP growth compared to the developed world, low industry regulations, and stability in raw material prices appeals to multinational corporations and domestic suppliers, increasing market rivalry dramatically.
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Industrial Surfactants with Favorable Environmental Profiles

Alkyl Polyglucosides and Other Industrial Surfactants are Moving Forward with Favorable Environmental Profiles

One-third of the global surfactants market is used in a variety of industrial applications, such as food, paints and coatings, crop protection, and oil and gas. Europe and the United States are among the largest consumers of industrial surfactants globally, together accounting for USD 4 billion+ in market value, according to Kline’s just-published reports on the United States and Europe from the Industrial Surfactants: Multi-regional Market Analysis and Opportunities series. Both markets show overall positive growth results, but their growth potential is highly dependent on the end-use application and surfactant considered. The industry is also affected by tightening regulations on the product composition and environmental impact. Responding to the growing demand for high quality products that would meet the industry’s compliance regulations, suppliers in these two developed markets shift towards more innovative, safe, and green products.Continue reading

The Markets for Excipients in the Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia

The Markets for Excipients in the Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia Render Untapped Potential with Above-average Growth, According to Kline

Southeast Asia is the fastest growing pharmaceutical market in the world, witnessing strong double-digit growth since 2011, with growth of excipients consumption in the region also strong and estimated to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 13.4% through 2020, finds recently published Specialty Excipients for Oral Solid-Dosage-Form Pharmaceuticals: Emerging Markets Analysis and Opportunities by global market research and management consulting firm Kline. Another excipients market analyzed in the report with solid pockets of opportunity is the Middle East and Africa region, forecast to progress at nearly 8% through 2020.Continue reading

Synthetic Latex Polymers: CIS and Europe WEBINAR

Live Webinar – Synthetic Latex Polymers: CIS and Europe Business Analysis and Opportunities

With the consumption of latex polymers rapidly
growing in the CIS region and complex European market, it is important to understand which regions have the highest potential and which product types and applications are the most promising in these markets.

To provide you with a better understanding of the current state of the synthetic latex polymers market, Kline invites you to a free and insightful webinar on key findings from the year 1 series from our continuous program – Synthetic Latex Polymers: Global Business Analysis and Opportunities on:Continue reading

Consumer Automotive Lubricants Market

October Online Education – Global Lubricants, Global Lubricant Basestocks, and Opportunities in Lubricants: China – Register and Learn

The fall season is busy at Kline’s Energy/Petroleum Practice as we are finalizing and publishing a multitude of reports including Global Lubricants: Market Analysis and Assessment, Global Lubricant Basestocks: Market Analysis and Opportunities, and Opportunities in Lubricants: China Market Analysis. We will be holding complimentary webinars about each of these reports in the month of October.
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Pesticide Markets for Hygiene, Animal, and Public Health

Webinar – Pesticide Markets for Hygiene, Animal, and Public Health – Latin America

According to a recent World Bank report, Latin America now represents 13% of agricultural trade, up from 8% in the mid-90s. The region is cited as possessing 28% of potential new arable land globally, and could at a likely minimum, supply a third of meat, a third of fruit and vegetables and half of oilseeds traded worldwide by 2050.

In short, Latin America affords enormous potential. To this end, Kline invites you to an informative and free webinar presented by Mancer Cyr, senior associate in Kline’s Specialty Pesticides consulting practice, on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 9:00 AM US EST / 11:00 AM Buenos Aires / 12:00 PM Brasilia / 2:00 PM GMTContinue reading

Synthetic Latex Polymers

Synthetic Latex Polymers – A USD 30 Billion+ Market that’s Building Globally, Sees Kline

Consisting of a 10 million dry tonne, USD 30 billion+ market, the global synthetic latex polymers (SLP) market is a sizeable one. Although the North America and European markets remain the largest consumers of synthetic latex polymers, claiming some 56% of global volume, strong shifts are being seen in markets as diverse as China, India, and the Middle East according to recent findings within the Synthetic Latex Polymers Global Series: Business Analysis and Opportunities report by international market research and management consulting firm Kline & Company.Continue reading

Free Webinar on Aesthetics

Attend Kline’s Free Webinar on Professional Aesthetics Market in the United States

Ever wonder where the inspiration for the booming at-home devices market came from? Or why so many companies are forming alliances with medical device companies?

Join Kline’s upcoming Professional Aesthetics Market in the United States webinar to learn:

  • What’s new in laser and light device technology for the skin care market?
  • What are the opportunities regarding the pairing of professional skin care products with these devices?
  • Which skin care concerns are driving market growth?
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Animal Health: U.S. Market Analysis and Opportunities.

Log into Kline’s free webinar covering Fly Control Pesticides in Production Animal Health: U.S. Market Analysis and Opportunities.

Fresh from Kline’s recently published Global Fly Control Pesticides in Production Animal Health: Market Analysis and Opportunities this critical webinar will primarily focus on U.S. market while touching on the global context. The report consists of a comprehensive analysis of the global market for fly control pesticides within animal health, including poultry, pork, beef, egg, and dairy processing. The focus of this report will be looking at key trends, developments, changes, challenges, and business opportunities, and addressing such issues as:Continue reading