1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 14
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 15
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 15
1.4 CURRENCY 16
1.5 LIMITATIONS 16
1.6 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 19
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 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 21
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 23
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 24

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 25

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 29
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET 29
4.2 TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET, BY REGION 29
4.3 APAC TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET 30
4.4 EMERGING VS MATURE TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET 30

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 31
5.1 INTRODUCTION 31
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 31
5.2.1 DRIVERS 32
5.2.1.1 Increasing demand for technical textile 32
5.2.1.2 Increasing trend towards better home furnishing and aesthetics 32
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 32
5.2.2.1 Stringent environmental regulations regarding disposal of
textile effluents 32
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 33
5.2.3.1 Growing adoption of low VOC and biodegradable materials for
textile manufacturing 33
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 33
5.2.4.1 Cyclic nature of textile industry 33
5.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 34
5.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 35
5.3.2 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 35
5.3.3 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 35
5.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 36
5.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 36
5.4 MACROECONOMIC OVERVIEW AND TRENDS 37
5.4.1 INTRODUCTION 37
5.4.2 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP 37
5.4.3 TEXTILES AND CLOTHING EXPORT, BY COUNTRY 38

6 TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET, BY FIBER TYPE 40
6.1 INTRODUCTION 41
6.2 NATURAL FIBER 42
6.2.1 COTTON 43
6.2.2 WOOL 43
6.2.3 OTHERS 43
6.3 SYNTHETIC FIBER 43
6.3.1 POLYESTER 44
6.3.2 POLYAMIDE 44
6.3.3 VISCOSE 44
6.3.4 OTHERS 45

7 TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 46
7.1 INTRODUCTION 47
7.2 COATING & SIZING AGENTS 48
7.3 COLORANT & AUXILIARIES 48
7.4 FINISHING AGENTS 48
7.5 SURFACTANTS 48
7.6 DESIZING AGENTS 49
7.7 BLEACHING AGENTS 49
7.8 OTHERS 49
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8 TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET, BY APPLICATION 50
8.1 INTRODUCTION 51
8.2 APPAREL 52
8.2.1 SPORTSWEAR 52
8.2.2 INTIMATES 52
8.2.3 OUTERWEAR 52
8.3 HOME TEXTILE 54
8.3.1 BED LINENS 54
8.3.2 CARPET 54
8.3.3 CURTAINS 54
8.3.4 OTHERS 55
8.4 TECHNICAL TEXTILE 56
8.5 OTHERS 57

9 TEXTILE CHEMICALS MARKET, BY REGION 58
9.1 INTRODUCTION 59
9.2 APAC 62
9.2.1 CHINA 64
9.2.2 INDIA 64
9.2.3 BANGLADESH 65
9.2.4 VIETNAM 66
9.2.5 INDONESIA 67
9.2.6 REST OF APAC 68
9.3 NORTH AMERICA 69
9.3.1 US 71
9.3.2 MEXICO 71
9.3.3 CANADA 72
9.4 EUROPE 73
9.4.1 GERMANY 75
9.4.2 FRANCE 76
9.4.3 UK 76
9.4.4 ITALY 77
9.4.5 SPAIN 77
9.4.6 BELGIUM 78
9.4.7 TURKEY 79
9.4.8 REST OF EUROPE 80
9.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 81
9.5.1 UAE 83
9.5.2 EGYPT 84
9.5.3 SAUDI ARABIA 84
9.5.4 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 85
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9.6 SOUTH AMERICA 86
9.6.1 BRAZIL 88
9.6.2 ARGENTINA 88
9.6.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 89

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 90
10.1 INTRODUCTION 90
10.2 MARKET RANKING OF KEY PLAYERS 91
10.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 92
10.3.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH 92
10.3.2 EXPANSION 93
10.3.3 PARTNERSHIP/COLLABORATION/JOINT VENTURES/AGREEMENT 94
10.3.4 MERGER & ACQUISITION 95

11 COMPANY PROFILES 96
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
11.1 ARCHROMA 96
11.2 HUNTSMAN 100
11.3 TANATEX CHEMICALS 105
11.4 DOWDUPONT 108
11.5 DYSTAR GROUP 112
11.6 EVONIK INDUSTRIES 116
11.7 WACKER CHEMIE AG 118
11.8 RUDOLF GROUP 121
11.9 BOZZETTO GROUP 123
11.10 AKZONOBEL N.V. 126
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
11.11 ADDITIONAL COMPANY PROFILES 128
11.11.1 THE CHEMOURS CO. 128
11.11.2 ETHOX CHEMICALS, LLC 128
11.11.3 RESIL CHEMICALS PVT. LTD. 128
11.11.4 INDOFIL INDUSTRIES LIMITED 128
11.11.5 SAREX 128
11.11.6 KEMIN INDUSTRIES 128
11.11.7 FINEOTEX CHEMICAL LIMITED 129
11.11.8 CHT GROUP 129
11.11.9 OMNOVA SOLUTIONS 129
11.11.10 COVESTRO AG 129
11.11.11 ZHEJIANG LONGSHENG GROUP CO. LTD. 129
11.11.12 CRODA CHEMICALS 130
11.11.13 KIRI INDUSTRIES LIMITED 130
11.11.14 THE SEYDEL COMPANIES, INC. 130

12 APPENDIX 131
12.1 INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS 131
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 132
12.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 135
12.4 RELATED REPORTS 135
12.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 136