1 INTRODUCTION 13
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 13
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 13
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 14
1.3.1 BY REGION AND KEY COUNTRIES 14
1.4 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 15
1.5 CURRENCY AND PRICING 15
1.6 PACKAGE SIZE 15
1.7 LIMITATIONS 15
1.8 STAKEHOLDERS 16

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 17
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 17
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 18
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 18
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 18
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 19
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 20
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 20
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 21
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 21
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 22
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 23
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 24

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 25

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 28
4.1 SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET 28
4.2 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 28
4.3 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY-WISE, IN APAC 29
4.4 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 29

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 30
5.1 INTRODUCTION 30
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 30
5.2.1 DRIVERS 31
5.2.1.1 Growth of the application areas of imaging chemicals 31
5.2.1.2 Technological shift towards digital and on-demand printing 31
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 31
5.2.2.1 Digitization hampering the growth of imaging chemicals 31
5.2.2.2 Environmental regulations related to imaging chemicals 31
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 32
5.2.3.1 Return of film-based imaging 32
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 32
5.2.4.1 Higher cost of image printing and developing process compared to digital media 32
5.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 32
5.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 33
5.3.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 33
5.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 33
5.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 34
5.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 34
5.4 MACROECONOMIC OVERVIEW AND KEY DRIVERS 35
5.4.1 INTRODUCTION 35
5.4.2 MEDICAL DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING 35
5.4.3 PACKAGING PRINTING TRENDS 35

6 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 37
6.1 INTRODUCTION 38
6.2 PRINTING INKS 39
6.2.1 BINDERS 39
6.2.2 CARRIERS 39
6.2.3 PIGMENTS 39
6.2.4 ADDITIVES 39
6.3 IMAGE DEVELOPERS 40
6.3.1 HYDROQUINONE 40
6.3.2 PHENIDONE 41
6.3.3 METOL 41
6.3.4 OTHER DEVELOPERS 41
6.4 OTHERS 42

7 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 43
7.1 INTRODUCTION 44
7.2 PRINTING & PACKAGING 45
7.3 MEDICAL DIAGNOSTICS 46
7.4 TEXTILE PROCESSING 47
7.5 OTHERS 49
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8 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY REGION 50
8.1 INTRODUCTION 51
8.2 IMAGING CHEMICALS MARKET, BY REGION 52
8.3 APAC 52
8.3.1 CHINA 56
8.3.2 JAPAN 57
8.3.3 INDIA 57
8.3.4 SOUTH KOREA 59
8.3.5 THAILAND 59
8.3.6 REST OF APAC 60
8.4 EUROPE 61
8.4.1 GERMANY 64
8.4.2 FRANCE 65
8.4.3 ITALY 66
8.4.4 UK 67
8.4.5 RUSSIA 68
8.4.6 SPAIN 68
8.4.7 REST OF EUROPE 69
8.5 NORTH AMERICA 70
8.5.1 US 74
8.5.2 CANADA 74
8.5.3 MEXICO 76
8.6 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 77
8.6.1 SAUDI ARABIA 79
8.6.2 SOUTH AFRICA 80
8.6.3 REST OF THE MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 81
8.7 SOUTH AMERICA 82
8.7.1 BRAZIL 84
8.7.2 ARGENTINA 85
8.7.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 86

9 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 87
9.1 OVERVIEW 87
9.2 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 88
9.2.1 EXPANSIONS 88
9.2.2 NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS 89
9.2.3 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 89
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10 COMPANY PROFILE 90
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View)*
10.1 FUJIFILM 90
10.2 THE EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY 93
10.3 VIVIMED LABS 95
10.4 DIC CORPORATION 97
10.5 FLINT GROUP 100
10.6 SAKATA INX 103
10.7 TOYO INK SC 106
10.8 SIEGWERK DRUCKFARBEN 108
10.9 T&K TOKA 110
10.10 HUBERGROUP DEUTSCHLAND 112
10.11 KEY INNOVATORS 114
10.11.1 SICPA HOLDING 114
10.11.2 ALTANA 114
10.11.3 DAINICHISEIKA COLOR & CHEMICALS 114
10.11.4 AGFA-GEVAERT GROUP 114
10.11.5 YIP’S CHEMICAL HOLDINGS 115
10.11.6 WIKOFF COLOR CORPORATION 115
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

11 APPENDIX 116
11.1 INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS 116
11.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 117
11.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 121
11.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 123
11.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 124
11.6 RELATED REPORTS 124
11.7 AUTHOR DETAILS 125