New Green Technologies to Boost Epichlorohydrin Production in China According to Merchant Research & Consulting, Ltd.

Aug 25th, 2011

LONDON – Total global epichlorohydrin market is reported today to be relatively balanced in terms of supply and demand. Asia and Eastern Europe remain the key importers of the material and most prominent and open for the market development. The demand for epichlorohydrin is expanding extremely fast in Asia, especially China, which is driven by new technologies used in the production, development of epoxy resins and polycarbonate industries.

Chinese epichlorohydrin market takes up around 29% of the global market today. The application areas are growing along with the growth of electronics, automotive sector, aerospace and wind turbine industry. New capacities with environmental sustainable technologies based on renewable resources are planned to come online in the coming years in China. They are projected to boost the production volumes and reduce energy and water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Insightful overview and outlook on global, regional and country markets of epichlorohydrin can be found in the new market research report “Epichlorohydrin (ECH): 2011 World Market Outlook and Forecast” that provides detailed discussion of the present market situation, historical background and future perspectives and analyses comprehensive data on the key epichlorohydrin market parameters: capacities, production, consumption, trade statistics. Prices for the material are covered on the global, regional and country levels.

Report Details:

Epichlorohydrin (ECH): 2011 World Market Outlook and Forecast
Published: June, 2011
Pages: 200

The report presents all the relevant information on the total epichlorohydrin market. Its scope incorporates following issues:

  • major epichlorohydrin market players (producers and suppliers) and their activities;
  • epichlorohydrin production and trade statistics;
  • epichlorohydrin consumption data and trends;
  • epichlorohydrin recent prices;
  • epichlorohydrin market forecasts through 2016;
  • projected market volumes and prices.

The research on epichlorohydrin has been elaborated Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd, an internationally recognized market research agency, specializing in chemical industry. “Epichlorohydrin (ECH): 2011 World Market Outlook and Forecast” is included into the catalogue “Petrochemicals”, which also highlights Benzene, Caprolactam (CPL), Ethylbenzene (EB), Ethylene, Formaldehyde, Melamine, Orthoxylene, Paraxylene, Phenol, Phthalic Anhydride (PA), Toluene markets.



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