The global ATH flame retardant market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.9% from 2015 to 2020. The major drivers of growth for this market are stringent governmental regulations related to prohibition on use of halogenated flame retardants, growing awareness on fire safety, and increasing market penetration of ATH flame retardants in various end-use industries.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the ATH flame retardant industry, include the growing consumption of nano-particle ATH and original equipment manufacturers (OEM’s) commitments towards the use of non-halogenated flame retardants.

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The study includes ATH flame retardant market and forecast of the global ATH flame retardant market through 2020, segmented by end-use industry, applications, and region as follows:

ATH flame retardant market by end-use industry [Volume (M lbs/Kilotons) and $M shipment analysis for 2009 – 2020]:
Building and Construction Electricals and Electronics Wires and Cables Textiles Transportation Others
ATH flame retardant market by application [Volume (M lbs/Kilotons) and $M shipment analysis for 2009 – 2020]:
Polyolefin Epoxy Rubber Unsaturated Polyester Resin Polyvinyl Chloride Others
ATH flame retardant market by region [Volume (M lbs/Kilotons) and $M shipment analysis for 2009 – 2020]:
North America Europe Asia Pacific Rest of World
ATH flame retardant companies profiled in this market report include Nabaltec AG, Albemarle Corporation, Huber Engineered Materials, and TOR Minerals are among the major suppliers of the ATH flame retardants. Some companies are opting for M&A as a strategic initiative for driving growth.

On the basis of comprehensive research, Lucintel forecasts that wire and cable segment is expected to show highest growth during the forecast period. Lucintel predicts that the ATH flame retardant demand for polyolefin is likely to experience the highest growth in the forecast period supported by growing demand in end product manufacturing. ATH flame retardants are used in a variety of applications with materials like polyolefin, epoxy, rubber, unsaturated polyester resin, polyvinyl chloride, and others.

Within the ATH flame retardant market, the building and construction segment is expected to emerge as the largest market by value. The changes in regulatory requirement and strong demand of halogen free flame retardants are expected to spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.

North America is expected to remain the largest market by value and volume both due to growth in end use applications and wider acceptance of ATH flame retardants in various end-use industries.Asia Pacific and the Rest of the World are expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period because of growing awareness on fire safety, and restriction on some halogenated flame retardants.

Some of the features of “The Global ATH Flame Retardant Market 2015-2020: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis” include:
Market size estimates: Growth opportunities in the global ATH flame retardant market size estimation in terms of value ($ Mil) and volume (kt) shipment.Trend and forecast analysis: Global ATH flame retardant market trend (2009-2014) and forecast (2015-2020) by region, by application, and end user industry segment.Segmentation analysis: Global ATH flame retardant market size by various application types such as polyolefin, epoxy, rubber, UPR, PVC, and others by various end user industry such as building and construction, electrical and electronics, wire and cable, textile, transportation, and others in terms of value and volume shipment.Regional analysis: Global ATH flame retardant market breakdown by key regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of World.Growth opportunities: Analysis on growth opportunities in different applications, end user industry and regions.Strategic analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, competitive landscape, and expansion strategies of global ATH flame retardant suppliers.Emerging applications: Emerging applications of ATH flame retardant in various markets. Analysis of competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter’s Five Forces model.
This report answers following 11 key questions:

Q.1: What are some of the potential, high-growth opportunities for global ATH flame retardant market by applications, end user industry and regions?
Q.2. Which segments will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.3: Which regions will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.4: What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges of the market?
Q.5: What are the business risks and threats to the market?
Q.6: What are emerging trends in this market and reasons behind them?
Q.7: What are some changing demands of customers in ATH flame retardant market?
Q.8: What are the new developments in the market? Which ATH flame retardant companies are leading these developments?
Q.9: Who are the major ATH flame retardant suppliers? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.10: What are some of the competitive products and processes of ATH flame retardant companies in this area and how big of a threat do they pose for loss of market share via materials / product substitution
Q.11: What are M & A activities in the last 5 years in this market? What reasons can be attributed to these activities and how have they impacted the industry?