Total Global Annual Growth Tempo of MEK Demand to Reach 1.9% According to Merchant Research & Consulting, Ltd.

Aug 31st, 2011

LONDON – Coatings and paints industry remains the key consumers of methyl ethyl ketone (MEK). More than 50% of the demand at the global MEK market comes from these industries – a trend that makes MEK largely dependent on automotive, furniture and electrical products industries. With the recession being over the gloomy times for MEK are also left behind – the marketers are striving to gain the pre-crisis capacities and lost production performance.

Despite the healthy growth rate of MEK market in the advanced economies, the most part of the global MEK driving force is derived from the developing markets – Asia-Pacific in particular, led unsurprisingly by the Chinese industry. The total global annual growth tempo of MEK demand is forecast to reach 1.9% in the nearest future.

Detailed overview and outlook on global, regional and country markets of methyl ethyl ketone can be found in the new market research study “Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK): 2011 World Market Outlook And Forecast” that features an in-depth topical discussion of the present market landscape, historical background and outlooks and analyses comprehensive data on the key methyl ethyl ketone market metrics.

Report Details:

Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK): 2011 World Market Outlook And Forecast
Published: June, 2011
Pages: 200

The report offers full-view information on methyl ethyl ketone market. It addresses the following key points:

  • key methyl ethyl ketone market paticipants (producers and suppliers) and their performance;
  • methyl ethyl ketone production, consumption and trade statistics;
  • methyl ethyl ketone developments and trends;
  • methyl ethyl ketone relevant prices;
  • methyl ethyl ketone market outlooks through 2016;
  • forecast market volumes and prices.

The study on methyl ethyl ketone has been prepared by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd, an internationally recognized market research agency, specializing in chemical industry. “Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK): 2011 World Market Outlook And Forecast” is included into the catalogue “Petrochemicals”, which also includes Benzene, Caprolactam (CPL), Ethylbenzene (EB), Ethylene, Formaldehyde, Melamine, Orthoxylene, Paraxylene, Phenol, Phthalic Anhydride (PA), Toluene markets.



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