List of Figures

FIGURE 1 GREASE MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 21
FIGURE 2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 25
FIGURE 3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 26
FIGURE 4 GREASE MARKET: DATA TRIANGULATION 27
FIGURE 5 METALLIC SOAP THICKENER TO DOMINATE THE GREASE MARKET BETWEEN
2016 AND 2021 30
FIGURE 6 AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT TO REGISTER THE HIGHEST CAGR BETWEEN
2016 AND 2021 31
FIGURE 7 ASIA-PACIFIC TO WITNESS THE FASTEST GROWTH RATE DURING FORECAST PERIOD 32
FIGURE 8 ASIA-PACIFIC TO BE THE LARGEST MARKET BETWEEN 2016 AND 2021 33
FIGURE 9 GREASE MARKET TO WITNESS MODERATE GROWTH BETWEEN 2016 AND 2021 34
FIGURE 10 ASIA-PACIFIC TO GROW AT THE HIGHEST RATE BETWEEN 2016 AND 2021 35
FIGURE 11 CHINA ACCOUNTED FOR THE LARGEST GREASE MARKET SHARE IN ASIA-PACIFIC 2015 36
FIGURE 12 ASIA-PACIFIC TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET FOR GREASE BETWEEN 2016 AND 2021 37
FIGURE 13 AUTOMOTIVE ACCOUNTED FOR THE LARGEST MARKET SHARE, IN 2015 38
FIGURE 14 CHINA AND INDIA TO EMERGE AS LUCRATIVE MARKETS BETWEEN
2016 AND 2021 39
FIGURE 15 ASIA-PACIFIC GREASE MARKET TO REGISTER HIGH GROWTH DURING FORECAST PERIOD 39
FIGURE 16 GREASE MARKET, BY REGION 43
FIGURE 17 OVERVIEW OF THE FORCES GOVERNING THE GREASE MARKET 43
FIGURE 18 REVENUE POCKET MATRIX: THICKENER TYPE 46
FIGURE 19 REVENUE POCKET MATRIX: END-USE INDUSTRY 47
FIGURE 20 RAW MATERIALS ACCOUNT FOR MAJOR VALUE ADDITION 48
FIGURE 21 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 50
FIGURE 22 VEHICLES IN USE, BY REGION, 2014 53
FIGURE 23 CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY GROWTH RATE, 2014 55
FIGURE 24 MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY GROWTH RATE, 2015 56
FIGURE 25 METALLIC SOAP THICKENER SEGMENT TO WITNESS SIGNIFICANT GROWTH RATE 70
FIGURE 26 LITHIUM TO DOMINATE THE METALLIC SOAP THICKENER MARKET TILL 2021 71
FIGURE 27 ASIA-PACIFIC TO REGISTER THE HIGHEST GROWTH RATE FOR METALLIC SOAP THICKENERS BETWEEN 2016 AND 2021 73
FIGURE 28 AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT TO WITNESS THE HIGHEST GROWTH DURING THE PROJECTED PERIOD 77
FIGURE 29 COUNTRY SNAPSHOT (2016–2021): CHINA, INDIA, THAILAND, AND BRAZIL ARE EMERGING AS STRATEGIC LOCATIONS 81
FIGURE 30 INDIA TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING GREASE MARKET BETWEEN
2016 AND 2021 82
FIGURE 31 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET SNAPSHOT: AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY TO DOMINATE THE GREASE MARKET 84
FIGURE 32 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. TO REGISTER HIGH GROWTH DURING FORECAST PERIOD 95
FIGURE 33 GREASE MARKET IN EUROPE SNAPSHOT: RUSSIA TO DOMINATE THE MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 102
FIGURE 34 GREASE MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA SNAPSHOT: SAUDI ARABIA TO REGISTER HIGH GROWTH DURING FORECAST PERIOD 110
FIGURE 35 BRAZIL TO DOMINATE THE GREASE MARKET IN LATIN AMERICA BETWEEN
2016 AND 2021 117
FIGURE 36 COMPANIES ADOPTED EXPANSIONS AS THE KEY GROWTH STRATEGY BETWEEN 2011 AND 2016 125
FIGURE 37 GREASE MARKET SHARE, BY COMPANY, 2015 128
FIGURE 38 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 134
FIGURE 39 CHEVRON CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 137
FIGURE 40 IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 140
FIGURE 41 SINOPEC CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 143
FIGURE 42 TOTAL S.A.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 146
FIGURE 43 FUCHS PETROLUB SE : COMPANY SNAPSHOT 149
FIGURE 44 EXXONMOBIL CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 152
FIGURE 45 PETROLIAM NASIONAL BERHAD (PETRONAS): COMPANY SNAPSHOT 155
FIGURE 46 BP PLC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 157
FIGURE 47 THE DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 159
FIGURE 48 JX NIPPON OIL & ENERGY CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 161

 

List of Tables

TABLE 1 VEHICLES IN USE, BY REGION AND COUNTRY, 2010-2014 54
TABLE 2 AUSTRALIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 57
TABLE 3 BRAZIL: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 57
TABLE 4 CANADA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 58
TABLE 5 CHILE: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 58
TABLE 6 CHINA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 59
TABLE 7 FRANCE: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 59
TABLE 8 GERMANY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 60
TABLE 9 INDIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 60
TABLE 10 IRAN: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 61
TABLE 11 ITALY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 61
TABLE 12 JAPAN: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 62
TABLE 13 MEXICO: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 62
TABLE 14 NEW ZEALAND: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 63
TABLE 15 RUSSIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 63
TABLE 16 SAUDI ARABIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 64
TABLE 17 SOUTH AFRICA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 64
TABLE 18 SOUTH KOREA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 65
TABLE 19 THAILAND: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 65
TABLE 20 U.K.: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 66
TABLE 21 U.S.: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 66
TABLE 22 GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY THICKENER TYPE, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 68
TABLE 23 GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY THICKENER TYPE, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 24 PROPERTIES OF METALLIC SOAP THICKENERS 72
TABLE 25 GREASE MARKET: BREAKDOWN OF END-USE INDUSTRY 76
TABLE 26 GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 77
TABLE 27 GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 28 GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 82
TABLE 29 GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 30 ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 84
TABLE 31 ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 32 ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 85
TABLE 33 ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 34 ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 86
TABLE 35 ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 36 CHINA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 87
TABLE 37 CHINA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 38 JAPAN: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 88
TABLE 39 JAPAN: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 40 INDIA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 89
TABLE 41 INDIA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 42 SOUTH KOREA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 90
TABLE 43 SOUTH KOREA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 91
TABLE 44 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 91
TABLE 45 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 46 THAILAND: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 92
TABLE 47 THAILAND: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 48 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 93
TABLE 49 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 50 NORTH AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 96
TABLE 51 NORTH AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 52 NORTH AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 96
TABLE 53 NORTH AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 54 NORTH AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 97
TABLE 55 NORTH AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 56 U.S.: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON) 98
TABLE 57 U.S.: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 58 CANADA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 99
TABLE 59 CANADA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 60 MEXICO: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON) 100
TABLE 61 MEXICO: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 62 EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 103
TABLE 63 EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 64 EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 103
TABLE 65 EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 66 EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 104
TABLE 67 EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 68 RUSSIA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 105
TABLE 69 RUSSIA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 10
TABLE 70 GERMANY: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 106
TABLE 71 GERMANY: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 72 U.K.: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 107
TABLE 73 U.K.: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 108
TABLE 74 FRANCE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 108
TABLE 75 FRANCE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 109
TABLE 76 REST OF EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 109
TABLE 77 REST OF EUROPE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 110
TABLE 78 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 111
TABLE 79 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 111
TABLE 80 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 111
TABLE 81 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 82 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 112
TABLE 83 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 113
TABLE 84 IRAN: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 113
TABLE 85 IRAN: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 114
TABLE 86 SAUDI ARABIA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 114
TABLE 87 SAUDI ARABIA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 88 EGYPT: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 115
TABLE 89 EGYPT: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 90 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 116
TABLE 91 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 117
TABLE 92 LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 118
TABLE 93 LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 118
TABLE 94 LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 118
TABLE 95 LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 119
TABLE 96 LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 119
TABLE 97 LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 98 BRAZIL: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 120
TABLE 99 BRAZIL: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 100 ARGENTINA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 121
TABLE 101 ARGENTINA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 102 CHILE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 122
TABLE 103 CHILE: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 123
TABLE 104 REST OF LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (KILOTON) 123
TABLE 105 REST OF LATIN AMERICA: GREASE MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 2014–2021 (USD MILLION) 124
TABLE 106 BRAND INFLUENCE ON THE GREASE MARKET 126
TABLE 107 EXPANSIONS, 2011–2016 129
TABLE 108 COLLABORATIONS, 2011–2016 130
TABLE 109 ACQUISITIONS, 2011–2016 131
TABLE 110 AGREEMENTS, 2011–2016 131
TABLE 111 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2011–2016 132