Polyurethane Foams - Worldwide Market Opportunities (2018-2026): By Type, Rigid PU Foam is Forecast to Exhibit the Fastest Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

The "Global Polyurethane Foams Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2018 To 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The global Polyurethane Foams market was valued at US$ 55.85 Bn in 2017; expected to grow at the CAGR of 5.2% from 2018 to 2026.

Due to diverse applicability, polyurethane foams are witnessing huge demand from various end-use industries such as bedding & furniture, building & construction, electronics, automotive & transportation, footwear, packaging, and others (textiles, refrigeration, etc.).

Factors such as increasing demand from end-use industries owing to increased energy efficiency and reduced output weight coupled with rising middle class in the emerging markets supporting the growth of polyurethane foams across the globe.

Polyurethane foam types includes flexible PU foam, rigid PU foam, and spray PU foam are significantly penetrating their end-use industries market as each type have different characteristics as per manufacturing and are designed to suit their application requirement in the end products.

Key Segment Highlights
  • In 2017, Flexible PU Foam accounted for the largest share, followed by rigid PU foam and spray PU foam. Rigid PU foam is forecast to exhibit the fastest growth during the forecast period.
  • Building & Construction held the largest share of Polyurethane Foams market by end-use industry in 2017. Automotive & Transportation was the second largest end-use industry represented over 20% market share in 2017.
  • Based on the geography, Asia-Pacific is the leading geography during 2017-2018 in terms of value and volume. North America closely follows Asia-Pacific region in terms of value and volume consumption.

Key Topics Covered

Chapter 1 Preface

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Market Dynamics

Chapter 4 Global Polyurethane PU Foams Market, by Type

Chapter 5 Global Polyurethane PU Foams Market, by End-use Industries

Chapter 6 Global Polyurethane PU Foams Market, by Geography

Chapter 7 Company Profiles

  • BASF SE
  • Covestro AG
  • Dowdupont
  • Sekisui Chemical Co. Ltd.
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • Nitto Denko Corporation
  • Armacell
  • Chemtura Corporation
  • Eurofoam Group
  • Recticel

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