Global Plastics Market Report By Product (Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polyurethane, Polyvinyl Chloride, Polyethylene Terephthalate, Polystyrene, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene, Polybutylene Terephthalate, Polyphenylene Oxide, Epoxy Polymers, Liquid Crystal Polymers, Polyether Ether Ketone, Polycarbonate, Polyamide, Polysulfone, Polyphenylsulfone And Others), By Application (Packaging, Construction, Electricals, Automotive, Medical Devices, Agriculture, Furniture & Bedding, Consumer Goods And Others) And By Regions - Industry Trends, Size, Share, Growth, Estimation And Forecast, 2018-2025
March 2019
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As per this study the Global Plastics Market was valued USD XX.X MN (by revenue) in 2018 and is anticipated to reach USD XX.X MN by 2025 with a CAGR of X.X%. By volume, the market was estimated XX.X KT in 2018 and is expected to reach XX.X KT by 2025 with a CAGR of X.X%.

Plastics are synthetic material manufactured from a wide range of organic polymers such as PVC, nylon, and polyethylene. It’s an artificial substance with numerous applications in various industry such as packaging, construction, electrical, automotive, medical devices, agriculture, furniture & bedding, consumer goods, and others. Additionally, it is versatile, hygienic, lightweight, flexible and highly durable.
Market Dynamics
The increasing number of applications in end-user industries coupled with a shifting preference of consumers towards plastic products is driving the market growth. Rising demand for convenient and attractive products owing to rapid urbanization and industrialization is again boosting the market growth. Additionally, shifting preference of plastic over glass and metals is further fuelling the market growth. On the other hand, fluctuating raw material price and environmental concern associated with the use and disposal of plastic may restrict the market growth.
This detailed market study is centered on the data obtained from multiple sources and is analyzed using numerous tools including porter’s five forces analysis, market attractiveness analysis and value chain analysis. These tools are employed to gain insights of the potential value of the market facilitating the business strategists with the latest growth opportunities. Additionally, these tools also provide a detailed analysis of each application/product segment in the global market of plastics.
Market Segmentation
The broad plastics market has been sub-grouped into product, and application. The report studies these subsets with respect to the geographical segmentation. The strategists can gain a detailed insight and devise appropriate strategies to target specific market. This detail will lead to a focused approach leading to identification of better opportunities.
By Product

  • Polyethylene (PE)
  • Polypropylene (PP)
  • Polyurethane (PU)
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
  • Polystyrene (PS)
  • Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
  • Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT)
  • Polyphenylene Oxide (PPO)
  • Epoxy Polymers
  • Liquid Crystal Polymers
  • Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK)
  • Polycarbonate (PC)
  • Polyamide (PA)
  • Polysulfone (PSU)
  • Polyphenylsulfone (PPSU)
  • Others
By Application
  • Packaging
  • Construction
  • Electricals
  • Automotive
  • Medical Devices
  • Agriculture
  • Furniture & Bedding
  • Consumer Goods
  • Others
Regional Analysis
Furthermore, the report comprises of the geographical segmentation which mainly focuses on current and forecast demand for plastics in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. The report further focuses on demand for individual application segments in all the regions.
Europe Plastics Market By Revenue (USD MN)

Europe Plastics Market By Revenue

The report also covers detailed competitive landscape including company profiles of key players operating in the global market. The key players in the plastics market include Arkema, BASF SE, Celanese Corporation, Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC, Covestro (Bayer Material Science), DowDuPont, Eastman Chemical Company, Evonik Group, ExxonMobil, Formosa Plastics, Lotte Chemical Corporation, Mitsui Plastics, SABIC, Sumitomo Chemicals, Teijin Plastics and TORAY. An in-depth view of the competitive outlook includes future capacities, key mergers & acquisitions, financial overview, partnerships, collaborations, new product launches, new product developments and other developments with information in terms of H.Q.
A combination of primary and secondary research has been used to determine the market estimates and forecasts. Sources used for secondary research include (but not limited to) Paid Data Sources, Company Websites, Technical Journals, Annual Reports, SEC Filings and various other industry publications. Specific details on methodology used for this report can be provided on demand.


  • Introduction To Plastics
  • Report Description
    • Objectives Of The Study
    • Assumptions
  • Research Scope
  • Research Methodology
    • Data Source
  • Market Highlight
  • Global Plastics Market: Snapshot
  • Drivers
  • Restraints
  • Opportunities
  • Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
  • Value Chain Analysis
  • Market In Polyethylene (PE)
  • Market In Polypropylene (PP)
  • Market In Polyurethane (Pu)
  • Market In Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Market In Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
  • Market In Polystyrene (PS)
  • Market In Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
  • Market In Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT)
  • Market In Polyphenylene Oxide (PPO)
  • Market In Epoxy Polymers
  • Market In Liquid Crystal Polymers
  • Market In Polyether Ether Ketone (Peek)
  • Market In Polycarbonate (PC)
  • Market In Polyamide (PA)
  • Market In Polysulfone (PSU)
  • Market In Polyphenylsulfone (PPSU)
  • Market In Others
  • Market In Packaging
  • Market In Construction
  • Market In Electricals
  • Market In Automotive
  • Market In Medical Devices
  • Market In Agriculture
  • Market In Furniture & Bedding
  • Market In Consumer Goods
  • Market In Others
  • North America (NA)
    • North America Market Estimates
    • North America Market Estimates By Country
    • United States (U.S.) Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of North America Market Estimates By Segments
  • Europe (EU)
    • Europe Market Estimates
    • Europe Market Estimates By Country
    • United Kingdom (UK) Market Estimates By Segments
    • Germany Market Estimates By Segments
    • France Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of Europe Market Estimates By Segments
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • Asia Pacific Market Estimates
    • Asia Pacific Market Estimates By Country  
    • China Market Estimates By Segments
    • Japan Market Estimates By Segments
    • India Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of Asia Pacific Market Estimates By Segments  
  • Latin America (LA)   
    • Latin America Market Estimates
    • Latin America Market Estimates By Country
    • Brazil Market Estimates By Segments
    • Rest Of Latin America Market Estimates By Segments
  • Middle East And Africa (MEA)   
    • Middle East And Africa Market Estimates
    • Middle East And Africa Market Estimates By Country
    • Middle East Market Estimates By Segments
    • Africa Market Estimates By Segments
  • Market Competition
  • Partnerships/Collaborations/Agreements
  • Mergers And Acquisitions
  • New Product Launches
  • Other Developments
8. COMPANY PROFILES OF THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY (Company Overview, Financial, Major Products & Recent Development)
  • Arkema
  • Celanese Corporation
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC
  • Covestro (Bayer Material Science)
  • DowDuPont
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Evonik Group
  • ExxonMobil
  • Formosa Plastics
  • Lotte Chemical Corporation
  • Mitsui Plastics
  • Sumitomo Chemicals
  • Teijin Plastics
* Tentative TOC
Table 1.  Market Highlights Of Plastics
Table 2.  Global Plastics Market By Product
Table 3.  Global Plastics Market By Application
Table 4.  Global Plastics Market By Geography
Table 5.  North America Plastics Market
Table 6.  Europe Plastics Market
Table 7.  Asia Pacific Plastics Market
Table 8.  Latin America Plastics Market
Table 9.  Middle East And Africa Plastics Market 
Table 10. Partnership/Collaboration/Agreements
Table 11. Mergers And Acquisitions
Table 12. New Product Development
Table 13. Other Developments
Fig. 1.     Market Segmentation Of Plastics Market 
Fig. 2.     Top-Down Approach   
Fig. 3.     Bottom-Up Approach   
Fig. 4.     Market Highlights Of Plastics
Fig. 5.     Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Fig. 6.     Value Chain Analysis
Fig. 7.     Global Plastics Market By Product
Fig. 8.     Global Plastics Market By Application
Fig. 9.     Global Plastics Market By Geography
Fig. 10.   North America Plastics Market
Fig. 11.   Europe Plastics Market
Fig. 12.   Asia Pacific Plastics Market
Fig. 13.   Latin America Plastics Market
Fig. 14.   Middle East And Africa Plastics Market
Fig. 15.   Market Share Of Plastics Companies
Fig. 16.   Recent Developments In Plastics Industry
* Kindly note that the above listed are the basic tables and figures of the report and are not limited to the TOC.  

Objectives of Study

  • Define and measure the global market
  • Volume or revenue forecast of the global market and its various sub-segments with respect to main geographies
  • Analyze and identify major market trends along with the factors driving or inhibiting the market growth
  • Study the company profiles of the major market players with their market share
  • Analyze competitive developments

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