Global Barrier Materials Market 2016-2020

Published: August 2016
No. of Pages: 69

Barrier materials are the polymers that are used to stop the penetration of small atmospheric and molecular gases, such as carbon dioxide, oxygen, volatile flavor nitrogen compounds, water vapor, and aromatic compounds into packaging material. Barrier materials excel with regard to their chemical and physical properties, for example, high stability, exceptional optical properties, high mechanical durability, exceptional chemical and environmental properties, and high heat resistance. Currently, barrier materials have high potential to resolve various material challenges in the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and beverage, and agriculture end-use industries.

The analysts forecast global barrier materials market to grow at a CAGR of 7.14% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global barrier materials market for 2016-2020. In order to calculate the market size, we considered the revenue generated through sales of barrier material products for end-use industry such as food and beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, agriculture, and others (pipes and tanks, industrial, and military).

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • APAC
  • Europe
  • North America
  • ROW

The report, Global Barrier Materials Market 2016-2020, 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

  • Kuraray
  • Dow Chemical
  • DuPont
  • Solvay
  • Teijin

Other prominent vendors

  • Chang Chun Petrochemical
  • Kureha
  • The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry

Market driver

  • Increase in shelf life of packaged food products
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market challenge

  • Increase in overall cost of packaging
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market trend

  • Development of bio-based barrier materials
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key questions answered in this report

  • What will the market size be in 2020 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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Published By: Infiniti Research Limited
Product Code: Infiniti Research Limited12936

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