1 INTRODUCTION 15
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 15
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 15
1.3 SCOPE OF THE STUDY 16
1.3.1 REGIONAL SCOPE 16
1.3.2 MARKETS COVERED 16
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE REPORT 17
1.4 CURRENCY & PRICING 17
1.5 STAKEHOLDERS 17

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 18
2.1.1 KEY DATA FROM SECONDARY SOURCES 20
2.1.2 KEY DATA FROM PRIMARY SOURCES 20
2.1.2.1 Key industry insights 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 23
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS 24
2.5 LIMITATIONS 24

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 25

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 28
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PROCESS OIL MARKET 28
4.2 PROCESS OIL MARKET, BY TYPE 28
4.3 PROCESS OIL MARKET, BY APPLICATION 29
4.4 PROCESS OIL MARKET, BY REGION 29

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 30
5.1 INTRODUCTION 30
5.2 REGULATIONS 30
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 31
5.3.1 DRIVERS 31
5.3.1.1 Growing tire manufacturing industry across the globe 31
5.3.1.2 Increasing demand and consumption of process oils in
the Asia Pacific region 33
5.3.1.3 Growing use of Solution Styrene-Butadiene Rubber (S-SBR)
in automobile tires 33
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5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 34
5.3.2.1 Implementation of the European Union directive 2005/69/EC banning the use of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in tire manufacturing 34
5.3.2.2 Increased use of soybean oil as an alternative for process
oils in tire manufacturing 34
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 35
5.3.3.1 Growing demand for low-viscosity oils for use in vehicles 35
5.3.3.2 Increasing demand for green process oils across the globe 35
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 35
5.3.4.1 Fluctuating price of crude oil 35
5.4 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 37
5.4.1 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 38
5.4.2 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 38
5.4.3 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 38
5.4.4 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 39
5.4.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 39
5.5 MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS 40
5.5.1 ANNUAL GDP GROWTH RATE OF MAJOR ECONOMIES 40
5.5.2 AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY 41

6 PROCESS OIL MARKET, BY TYPE 42
6.1 INTRODUCTION 43
6.2 NAPHTHENIC 44
6.3 PARAFFINIC 45
6.4 NON-CARCINOGENIC 46
6.5 AROMATIC 47

7 PROCESS OIL MARKET, BY APPLICATION 48
7.1 INTRODUCTION 49
7.2 TIRE & RUBBER 50
7.3 POLYMER 51
7.4 PERSONAL CARE 52
7.5 TEXTILE 53
7.6 OTHERS 54

8 REGIONAL ANALYSIS 55
8.1 INTRODUCTION 56
8.2 ASIA PACIFIC 57
8.2.1 CHINA 60
8.2.2 INDIA 61
8.2.3 JAPAN 62
8.2.4 SOUTH KOREA 63
8.2.5 INDONESIA 64
8.2.6 THAILAND 65
8.2.7 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 66
8.3 NORTH AMERICA 67
8.3.1 US 69
8.3.2 CANADA 70
8.3.3 MEXICO 71
8.4 EUROPE 72
8.4.1 RUSSIA 75
8.4.2 GERMANY 75
8.4.3 UK 76
8.4.4 FRANCE 77
8.4.5 SPAIN 77
8.4.6 ITALY 78
8.4.7 REST OF EUROPE 79
8.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 80
8.5.1 SAUDI ARABIA 83
8.5.2 UAE 84
8.5.3 IRAN 85
8.5.4 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 86
8.6 SOUTH AMERICA 87
8.6.1 BRAZIL 90
8.6.2 ARGENTINA 91
8.6.3 COLUMBIA 92
8.6.4 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 93

9 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 94
9.1 OVERVIEW 94
9.2 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, 2019 96
9.2.1 INNOVATORS 96
9.2.2 LEADERS 96
9.2.3 CHALLENGERS 96
9.3 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 98
9.3.1 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 98
9.3.2 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 99
9.4 SME MATRIX, 2019 100
9.4.1 LEADERS 100
9.4.2 CONTENDERS 100
9.4.3 PACESETTERS 100
9.4.4 MASTERS 100
9.5 MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS 102

10 COMPANY PROFILES 103
(Business Overview, Products & services offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
10.1 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC 103
10.2 EXXONMOBIL 106
10.3 TOTAL S.A. 108
10.4 INDIAN OIL CORPORATION LIMITED 111
10.5 PETRONAS GROUP 114
10.6 REPSOL S.A. 117
10.7 HINDUSTAN PETROLEUM CORPORATION LIMITED 119
10.8 IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD. 122
10.9 UNIPETROL GROUP 125
10.10 PANAMA PETROCHEM LTD. 127
10.11 NYNAS AB 129
10.12 H&R GROUP 132
10.13 APAR INDUSTRIES LIMITED 135
10.14 GANDHAR OIL REFINERY (INDIA) LIMITED 138
10.15 HOLLYFRONTIER REFINING & MARKETING LLC 141
10.16 BEHRAN OIL COMPANY 142
10.17 ORGKHIM BIOCHEMICAL HOLDING 143
10.18 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 145
10.18.1 CPC CORPORATION 145
10.18.2 EAGLE PETROCHEM 145
10.18.3 LODHA PETRO 145
10.18.4 WBF PTE LTD. 145
10.18.5 SOUTHWESTERN PETROLEUM CORPORATION 146
10.18.6 CROSS OIL REFINING & MARKETING, INC. 146
10.18.7 KITE INTERNATIONAL 146
10.18.8 IRANOL 147
10.18.9 VINTROL LUBES PVT. LTD. 147
10.18.10 PETRO GULF FZC 147
10.18.11 WITMANS INDUSTRIES PVT. LTD. 148
10.18.12 STERLITE LUBRICANTS PVT. LTD. 148
10.18.13 GULF PETROLEUM LTD. 148
10.18.14 WELLBANK GLOBAL PTE LTD. 149
10.18.15 ERGON NORTH & SOUTH AMERICA 149
*Details on Business Overview, Products & services offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
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11 APPENDIX 150
11.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 150
11.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 154
11.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 156
11.4 RELATED REPORTS 156
11.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 157