1 INTRODUCTION 21
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 21
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 21
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 22
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 22
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 22
1.4 CURRENCY 23
1.5 PACKAGE SIZE 23
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 23

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 24
2.1.1 SECONDRY DATA 25
2.1.2 KEY DATA FROM SECONDARY SOURCES 25
2.1.3 PRIMARY DATA 26
2.1.3.1 Key Industry Insights 26
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 28
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 28
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 29
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 31
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS 32
2.4.1 ASSUMPTIONS 32
2.4.2 LIMITATIONS 33

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 34

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 38
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MARKET PLAYERS 38
4.2 EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET – MAJOR TYPES 39
4.3 EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET: DEVELOPED VS. DEVELOPING NATIONS 39
4.4 LIFECYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION 40
4.5 EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET 41
4.6 U.S. DOMINATED THE GLOBAL EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET 42

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 43
5.1 INTRODUCTION 44
5.2 MARKET SEGMENTATION 44
5.2.1 BY TYPE 44
5.2.2 BY APPLICATION 45
5.2.3 BY MATERIAL 45
5.2.4 BY REGION 46
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 46
5.3.1 DRIVERS 47
5.3.1.1 High growth in end-use industry 47
5.3.1.2 High demand from automotive, aerospace, and wind industries 47
5.3.1.3 Increasing penetration of composites 47
5.3.1.4 Emergent demand from developing countries 47
5.3.1.5 Huge investments in emerging economies of Asia-Pacific 48
5.3.1.6 Revolutionary advancements in weight reduction, safety, and ease of application 48
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 49
5.3.2.1 Environmental regulation in European countries 49
5.3.2.2 Volatility in raw material prices 49
5.3.2.3 Unstable economic cycles 50
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 50
5.3.3.1 Growing opportunities across Asia-Pacific market 50
5.3.3.2 Emergence of need for lightweight and fuel efficient vehicles 50
5.3.3.3 Creating awareness about benefits over conventional techniques 51
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 51
5.3.4.1 Stringent regulatory approvals required for production 51
5.3.4.2 Limited market opportunities in developed countries 51

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 52
6.1 INTRODUCTION 52
6.2 VALUE-CHAIN ANALYSIS 53
6.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 55
6.3.1 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 55
6.3.2 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 56
6.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 56
6.3.4 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 57
6.3.5 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 57
6.4 PRICE ANALYSIS 58

7 EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET, BY TYPE 59
7.1 INTRODUCTION 60
7.2 ONE-COMPONENT EPOXY ADHESIVES 62
7.3 TWO-COMPONENT EPOXY ADHESIVES 64
7.4 OTHER EPOXY ADHESIVES 65
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8 EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET, BY APPLICATION 68
8.1 INTRODUCTION 69
8.2 TRANSPORTATION APPLICATION 73
8.2.1 BUS AND TRUCK APPLICATION 74
8.2.2 RAIL APPLICATION 75
8.2.3 AEROSPACE APPLICATION 76
8.3 WIND ENERGY APPLICATION 78
8.4 ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS APPLICATION 80
8.5 AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATION 81
8.5.1 OEM EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET 82
8.5.2 AUTOMOTIVE AFTER MARKET EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET 83
8.6 MARINE APPLICATION 84

9 EPOXY ADHESIVES MARKET, BY REGION 86
9.1 INTRODUCTION 87
9.2 ASIA-PACIFIC 92
9.2.1 TYPE MARKET 94
9.2.2 APPLICATION & SUB-APPLICATION MARKET 94
9.2.3 MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 96
9.2.4 SUB-APPLICATION BY MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 97
9.2.5 COUNTRY MARKET SIZE 99
9.2.5.1 China 99
9.2.5.2 Japan 102
9.2.5.3 India 105
9.2.5.4 Rest of Asia-Pacific 108
9.3 NORTH AMERICA 112
9.3.1 TYPE MARKET 114
9.3.2 APPLICATION & SUB-APPLICATION MARKET 114
9.3.3 MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 116
9.3.4 SUB-APPLICATION BY MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 117
9.3.5 COUNTRY MARKET SIZE 119
9.3.5.1 U.S. 119
9.3.5.2 Canada 122
9.3.5.3 Mexico 126
9.4 EUROPE 129
9.4.1 TYPE MARKET 130
9.4.2 APPLICATION & SUB-APPLICATION MARKET 131
9.4.3 MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 132
9.4.4 SUB-APPLICATION BY MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 133
9.4.5 COUNTRY MARKET SIZE 136
9.4.5.1 Germany 136
9.4.5.2 France 139
9.4.5.3 Italy 142
9.4.5.4 U.K. 145
9.4.5.5 Others 148
9.5 ROW 152
9.5.1 TYPE MARKET 153
9.5.2 APPLICATION & SUB-APPLICATION MARKET 153
9.5.3 MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 155
9.5.4 SUB-APPLICATION BY MATERIAL TYPE MARKET 156
9.5.5 COUNTRY MARKET SIZE 158
9.5.5.1 Brazil 158
9.5.5.2 Russia 162
9.5.5.3 Middle East 165
9.5.5.4 Others 168

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 171
10.1 OVERVIEW 171
10.2 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 174
10.3 ACQUISITIONS 175
10.4 PARTNERSHIPS 175
10.5 EXPANSIONS 176

11 COMPANY PROFILES 177
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
11.1 HENKEL AG 178
11.2 ASHLAND INC. 182
11.3 SIKA A.G. AG 185
11.4 3M COMPANY 188
11.5 THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY 191
11.6 LORD CORPORATION 194
11.7 ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS INCORPORATION 197
11.8 HUNTSMAN CORPORATION 200
11.9 WEICON GMBH 204
11.10 PERMABOND LLC. 205
*Details might not be captured in case of unlisted companies
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12 APPENDIX 206
12.1 INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS 206
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 207
12.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 210
12.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 211
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 212