Carbon black textile market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2015 to 2020. The major drivers of growth for this market are the strong demand for polyester fiber from apparels and home textiles industry.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include the shift from commodity to more specialized grade carbon black, growing usage of recycled and bio-based carbon black.

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The study includes a forecast for carbon black textile market by product, end use industry, and region as follows:

Carbon black textile market by product [volume (Kiloton) and $M shipment analysis for 2009 – 2020]:
Polyester Nylon Acrylic Others
Carbon black textile market by end user industry [$M shipment analysis for 2009 – 2020]:
Apparel Home textiles Industrial and others
Carbon black textile market by region [volume (Kiloton) and $M shipment analysis for 2009 – 2020]:
North America Europe Asia Pacific Rest of World
Carbon black textile companies profiled in this market report include Cabot Corporation, Orion Engineered Carbons, Birla Carbon, Sid Richardson Carbon & Energy Co and Philips Carbon Black.

Lucintel predicts that the demand for carbon black in polyester fiber is likely to experience the significant growth in the forecast period supported by declining production of cotton as well as increasing cotton prices. In this market, carbon black is used in polyester, nylon, acrylic and other kind of synthetic fibers.

Within the carbon black for the global textile fiber market, the apparels industry is expected to remain the largest segment over the forecast period. Increasing per capita income, changing life style and growing middle class population are expected to spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.

Asia Pacific is expected to remain the largest market due to the increasing expansion of textile manufacturing facilities in China and India supported with high domestic demand and export of low-cost textile product. Asia Pacific and the North America are expected to witness good growth over the forecast period because of growing demand for synthetic textile fiber.

Some of the features of “Growth Opportunities in Global Carbon Black Textile Market 2015-2020: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis” include:
Market size estimates: Carbon black textile market size estimation in terms of volume (kt) and value ($M) shipment.Trend and forecast analysis: Carbon black textile market trend (2009-2014) and forecast (2015-2020) by region and segment.Segmentation analysis: Carbon black textile market size by various product types such as polyester, nylon, acrylic, and others both in terms of volume and value shipment; and by end user industry types such as apparel, home textiles, industrial in terms of volume.Regional analysis: Carbon black textile 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 and regions. Strategic analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, competitive landscape, and expansion strategies of carbon black in the global textile fiber industry suppliers.Emerging applications: Emerging applications of carbon black in the global textile fiber industry 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 carbon black in the global textile fiber market by 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 carbon black textile 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 carbon black textile market?
Q.8: What are the new developments in the market? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.9: Who are the major players in this market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.10: What are some of the competitive products and processes in this area and how big of a threat do they pose for loss of market share via materials / product substitution.