Leather chemicals are a type of products that are used in the treatment of animal skin for the production of leather. Leather chemicals are required at different stages of leather processing such as beamhouse, tanning and finishing, fatliquors and water repellents and drum dyeing. The key reason for using leather chemicals is to increase water resistance, appearance, flexibility, and heat resistance.

Leather Chemicals are classified according to product as Tanning & Dyeing Chemicals, Beamhouse Chemicals and Finishing Chemicals. Tanning and Dyeing chemicals have the greatest market share due to the growth of end user industries. Chemicals such as cyanides, calcium hydroxide, and amines are used to increase the durability of the material and protect leather from decomposing.

The key drivers for the growth of leather chemicals are the growth of apparel, footwear and automotive markets around the globe. The innovation of less harmful chemical substitutes holds growth opportunities during the forecast period. The increasing demand for leather products such as garments and handbags from the developing economies is expected to fuel the growth of leather chemicals market. The key constraint for this market is strict environmental regulations.

Asia Pacific dominates the global leather chemicals market, followed by Europe and North America. The growth in footwear and automotive industries are the key factors promoting the growth in Asia Pacific market. The key players operating in the global leather chemicals market are BASF SE, TFL, Clariant Chemicals Ltd., Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd., Indofil Industries Ltd., Pidilite Industries Ltd., Schill & Seilacher GmbH & Co., ATC Chemicals, Tytan, TEXAPEL, Elementis plc, Zschimmer & Schwarz & Co KG, DyStar, Elementis plc, LANXESS AG, lawrence international, Tasa Group International, Loving Group Ltd., Chemtan Company, Inc. and Stahl International BV.

This report is involved in providing research reports and company profiles in the global leather chemicals market in terms of revenue and output/volume. Market drivers, opportunities and restraints are thoroughly studied which influences the market. This study is further utilized for the overall analysis of the market. The leather chemicals market is segmented based on the global applications, geographic presence, by products and ingredients. We offer an inclusive category-specific market outlook. We provide access to a comprehensive collection of companies in the industry. The companies can strategize and execute business operations through our competitor analysis. Find the global industry analysis, market size, share, growth, and trends information in our leather chemicals profiles.


Leather Chemicals By Product

  • Tanning & Dyeing Chemicals
  • Beamhouse Chemicals
  • Finishing Chemicals

Leather Chemicals By Geography

  • Asia Pacific
  • North America
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Middle East And Africa