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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Lucintel identifies and prioritizes opportunities for growth of adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry by product type, vehicle type, and application type



According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry looks good with opportunities in the passenger car and light commercial vehicles. Adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry are forecast to grow at a CAGR of 8.5% by value from 2016 to 2021. The major drivers of growth for this market are growth in the production of passenger car and light commercial vehicles, and increase in the demand for lightweight materials. 

In this market, epoxy, polyurethane, and acrylic are the major adhesives by product type which are used in the automotive industry. On the basis of its comprehensive research, Lucintel forecasts that the polyurethane adhesives and epoxy adhesive segments are expected to show above-average growth during the forecast period. 

Within the adhesives in Spanish automotive industry, the polyurethane adhesive segment is expected to remain as the largest market. Diverse applications of polyurethane adhesives in the automotive industry, such as bonding of windows in car body, carpet bonding, and bonding of headliners, door panels, dashboard, instrument panels, and seat upholstery system industry are expected to drive adhesive consumption, which would spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.
 
In this market, passenger car is largest segment by vehicle type and it is expected to remain as the largest segment due to increase in passenger car production, increasing use of lightweight materials.
 
Adhesive usage in non-structural application is expected to remain the largest segment due to its usage in bonding non-structural automotive parts made of lightweight materials.

For business expansion, report suggests innovation and new product development to reduce curing time, improved cohesion strength and improved temperature resistance adhesives. The report further suggests the development of partnerships with customers to create win-win situations and development of low-cost solutions for customers.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include increasing use of composites and lightweight materials in vehicles. Henkel AG & Co KGaA, 3M Company, Dow Chemical Company, Sika AG., and H.B. Fuller Co., are the major suppliers of adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry. Some companies are opting for merger & acquisition as strategic initiatives for driving growth. 

Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed growth opportunities for adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry by  product type, vehicle, and application type and has come up with a comprehensive research report, “Growth Opportunities for Adhesives in the Spanish Automotive Industry 2016-2021: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a spring board for growth strategy as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the growth opportunities for adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry by product type, vehicle, and application type as follows:
 
By Product Type [Volume M lbs. and $ M Shipment analysis for 2010 to 2021]:

·         Epoxy Adhesives
·         Polyurethane Adhesives
·         Acrylic Adhesives
·         Other Adhesives

By Vehicle Type [Volume M lbs. and $ M Shipment analysis for 2010 to 2021]:

·         Passenger Cars
·         Light Commercial Vehicles

By Application Type [Volume M lbs. and $ M Shipment analysis for 2010 to 2021]:

·         Structural Components
·         Non-Structural Components

About Lucintel

Lucintel, the premier global management consulting and market research firm, creates winning strategies for growth. It offers market assessments, competitive analysis, opportunity analysis, growth consulting, M&A, and due diligence services to executives and key decision-makers in a variety of industries. For further information, visit www.lucintel.com.

This report answers following 10 key questions:

Q. 1     What are some of the most promising, high-growth opportunities for adhesives in the Spanish automotive industry by product type, by vehicle type, and by application type?
Q. 2     Which product segments will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.3      What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges of the market?

Q.4      What are the business risks and competitive threats in this market?

Q.5      What are emerging trends in this market and reasons behind them?
Q.6      What are some changing demands of customers in the market?
Q.7      What are the new developments in the market? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.8      Who are the major players in this market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.9      What are some of the competitive products and processes in this area and how big of a threat do they pose for loss of market share via materials / product substitution?
Q.10    What M & A activity has transpired in the last 5 years in this market and what is       its impact on the industry?

Friday, August 12, 2016

Lucintel identifies and prioritizes opportunities for growth in the global pesticides industry by segment such as herbicide, fungicide and insecticide and region

According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future in the global pesticide industry looks good with opportunities in insecticides, fungicides and herbicides market. The global pesticide industry is expected to reach an estimated $81.1 billion by 2021.  The global pesticide industry is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.4% by value from 2016 to 2021. The major drivers of growth for this market are increasing population, limited availability of arable land, and increasing awareness of using pesticides.  

In this market, herbicides, fungicides, and insecticides are the major segments of pesticides industry. On the basis of its comprehensive research, Lucintel forecasts that the herbicides and fungicides segments are expected to show above average growth during the forecast period. 

Within the global pesticides industry, the herbicides segment is expected to remain as the largest market. Increasing demand for weed management and food security are expected to drive pesticides demand, which would spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.
North America is expected to remain the largest market and is expected to witness the highest growth over forecast period due to limited availability of arable land, demand for healthy diet, and priority for food safety.
For business expansion, the report suggests innovation and new product development on long lasting disease protection for crop, post infection disease control, advanced plant health benefits, and simplifying the application of using pesticide. The report further suggests the development of partnerships with customers to create win-win situations and development of low-cost solutions for the end user.
Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, includes development of nano-pesticides to reduce environmental pollution and development of formulated technology for weed control system. Syngenta, BASF SE, Bayer, Monsanto, and Dow Chemicals are among the major suppliers of pesticides. There are some companies that are opting for merger & acquisition as strategic initiatives for driving growth.
Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed growth opportunities in the global pesticides industry by  application and region and has come up with a comprehensive research report, “Growth Opportunities in the Global Pesticides Industry 2016-2021: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a spring board for growth strategy as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the growth opportunities in the global pesticides industry by application and region as follows:
 
By Application [Value ($B) shipment analysis for 2010 – 2021]

·         Insecticides
·         Fungicides
·         Herbicides

By Region [Value ($B) shipment analysis for 2010 – 2021]

·         North America
·         Europe
·         Asia Pacific
·         Rest of the World

This 98-page research report will enable you to make confident business decisions in this globally competitive marketplace. For a detailed table of contents, contact Lucintel at +1-972-636-5056 or click on this link…… or   helpdesk@lucintel.com. Lucintel offerings include Chemical Market Research Reports, Chemical Industry Analysis Report, Strategic Growth Consulting, Commercial Due Diligence Report and Business Strategy Consulting.

About Lucintel

Lucintel, the premier global management consulting and market research firm, creates winning strategies for growth. It offers market assessments, competitive analysis, opportunity analysis, growth consulting, M&A, and due diligence services to executives and key decision-makers in a variety of industries. For further information, visit www.lucintel.com.

This report answers following 11 key questions:

Q.1      What are some of the most promising, high-growth opportunities for the pesticide market by application type, and region?
Q.2      Which segments will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.3      Which region will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.4      What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges and business risk in this market?

Q.5      What are the business risks and competitive threats in this market?

Q.6      What are emerging trends in this market and reasons behind them?
Q.7      What are some changing demands of customers in the market?  
Q.8      What are the new developments in the market? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.9      Who are the major players in this market? What strategic initiatives are taken by key players for business growth?
Q.10    What are some of the competing products in this market and how big of a threat do they pose for loss of market share by product substitution?
Q.11    What M & A activity has occurred in the last 5 years and what is its impact on the industry?


Lucintel identifies and prioritizes opportunities for growth in the global water and wastewater pipe market by material type, application, diameter, and region



According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of the water and wastewater pipe market looks good with opportunities in the potable water pipe, wastewater pipe, and irrigation pipe applications. The global water and wastewater pipe market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 5% from 2016 to 2021. The major growth drivers for this market are increasing investment in water and wastewater management  and replacement of aging pipelines.

In this market, metal, plastic, and concrete are the major raw materials used to manufacture water and wastewater pipes. Lucintel predicts that the demand for plastic pipes is likely to experience the highest growth in the forecast period, supported by growing demand for lightweight material in the wastewater pipe application. On the basis of its comprehensive research, Lucintel forecasts that the wastewater and potable water pipes are expected to show above average growth during the forecast period.

Within the water and wastewater pipe market, wastewater pipe is expected to remain the largest application. The growth of residential and commercial construction and growth in infrastructure development are expected to spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.

By diameter, the small diameter pipe segment is expected to remain the largest market as well as have the highest growth over the forecast period due the growing demand for small diameter plastic pipe.

Asia Pacific is expected to remain the largest market over the forecast period due to high growth in construction and infrastructure development, especially in China and India. Asia Pacific and the North America are expected to witness good growth over the forecast period because of growing infrastructural development activities and replacement of aging pipelines.

For business expansion, the report suggests new product development to reduce time and cost of installation of pipes. Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include the increasing demand of FRP pipes and usage of multilayer materials pipes for high strength. China Lesso Group Holdings Limited, Mexichem SAB de CV, Compagnie de Saint-Gobain SA, Sekisui Chemical Co Ltd., and Tenaris SA are among the major manufacturers of water and wastewater pipe. Some companies are opting for M&A as a strategic initiative for driving growth.

Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed growth opportunities in global water and wastewater pipe market by end-use application, material type, region, and diameter has come up with a comprehensive research report, “Growth Opportunities in Global Water and Wastewater Pipe Market 2016-2021: Trends, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a spring board for growth strategy as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the growth opportunities in global water and wastewater pipe market by end-use application, material type, region, and diameter as follows:
 
By end use application (Volume (million tons) and Value $ billion from 2010 to 2021):

·         Potable Water Pipe
·         Wastewater Pipe
·         Irrigation Pipe

By material type (Volume (million tons) and Value $ billion from 2010 to 2021):

·         Metal Pipe
·         Plastic Pipe
·         Concrete Pipe
·         Others
           
By region (Volume (million tons) and Value $ billion from 2010 to 2021):
 
·         North America
·         Europe
·         Asia Pacific
·         Rest of the World 

By diameter (Value $ billion from 2010 to 2021):
 
·         Large Diameter Pipe
·         Small Diameter Pipe

This 327-page research report will enable you to make confident business decisions in this globally competitive marketplace. For a detailed table of contents, contact Lucintel at +1-972-636-5056 or click on this link…… or   helpdesk@lucintel.com. Lucintel offerings include Chemical Market Research Reports, Chemical Industry Analysis Report, Strategic Growth Consulting, Commercial Due Diligence Report and Business Strategy Consulting.

About Lucintel

Lucintel, the premier global management consulting and market research firm, creates winning strategies for growth. It offers market assessments, competitive analysis, opportunity analysis, growth consulting, M&A, and due diligence services to executives and key decision-makers in a variety of industries. For further information, visit www.lucintel.com.

This report answers following 11 key questions:

Q. 1. What are some of the most promising, high-growth opportunities for water and wastewater pipe market by materials, applications, diameter, and regions?
Q. 2. Which product /segments will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q. 3. Which region will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.4. What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges of the market?
Q.5. What are the business risks and threats of this market?
Q.6.  What are the emerging trends in this market and reasons behind them?
Q.7.  What are some changing demands of customers in the market?
Q.8. What are the new developments in the market? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.9. Who are the major players in this market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.10. How is the competitive rivalry and threat of substitution in this market?
Q.11. What are M&A activities in the last 5 years in this market? What reasons to these     activities and how have they impacted the industry?