About Maleic Anhydride
Maleic anhydride is flammable, colorless, and has an acrid odor. It is produced from the oxidation of n-butane and benzene. The process of conversion of n-butane and benzene is through fixed bed, fluidized bed, and moving bed or catalyst bed at high temperatures. Maleic anhydride is used in products ranging from resin materials to pesticide sprays. Maleic anhydride is an important intermediate in the fine chemical industry, particularly in the manufacture of lubricating oil and agricultural chemicals additives. It is also used as a component of various copolymers in the engineering polymers sector. The fundamental process of maleic anhydride production includes feed preparation, oxidation reaction, product separation, product purification, and energy recovery.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global maleic anhydride market to grow at a CAGR of 6.62% during the period 2017-2021.


Covered in this Report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global maleic anhydride market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the sales generated for maleic anhydride for various applications have been taken into consideration.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • APAC
  • Europe
  • North America
  • ROW



Technavio’s report, Global Maleic Anhydride Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.


Key Vendors

  • Huntsman International
  • LANXESS
  • Ashland
  • Polynt
  • Flint Hills Resources



Other Prominent Vendors

  • Bartek Ingredients
  • Changzhou Yabang chemicals
  • China National Bluestar (Group)
  • ESIM Chemicals
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings
  • Ningbo Jiangning Chemical
  • NIPPON SHOKUBAI
  • Thirumalai Chemicals
  • YONGSAN CHEMICALS



Market Driver

  • Diversified application for beneficial properties
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Market Challenge

  • Fluctuating raw material prices
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Market Trend

  • Production of alkyd resin using maleic anhydride
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Key Questions Answered in this Report

  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?




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Methodology
Research methodology is based on extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research includes in-depth interviews with industry experts, vendors, resellers and customers. Secondary research includes Technavio Platform, industry publications, company reports, news articles, analyst reports, trade associations and the data published by Government agencies.