Global Ethylene Dichloride (EDC) Market 2015-2019


Naperville, IL -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/08/2015 -- Reportstack, provider of premium market research reports announces the addition of Global Ethylene Dichloride (EDC) Market 2015-2019 market report to its offering.

About EDC
EDC, also known as 1,2-dichloroethane, is a clear, colorless liquid with a pleasant odor and sweet taste. Ethylene and chlorine are the basic raw materials used in the production of EDC. EDC is produced by the chlorination of ethylene through direct chlorination or oxychlorination. Over 98% of the EDC is used as a chemical intermediate for the manufacture of VCM, which is used in PVC production. Also, EDC is used in the production of various industrial and consumer products.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global EDC market to grow at a CAGR of 3.47% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global EDC market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers the volume of EDC consumed by end-users. It provides data on the different segments of the market based on the following:

Technavio's report, the Global EDC Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the APAC, Europe, North America, and ROW; it also covers the global EDC market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key regions
North America

Key vendors
Dow Chemical
Formosa Plastics
Occidental Chemical

Other prominent vendors

Chemson Group
LG Chemical
Nova Chemical
Reliance Industries
Saudi Aramco
Sigma Plastic
Sinopec Group
The Britton Group
Westlake Chemical
Xinjiang Zhongtai Chemical

Market driver
Demand for VCM in PVC applications
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Market challenge
Environmental and health issues
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Market trend
Bio-ethylene as a potential feedstock for EDC
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Key questions answered in this report
What will the market size be in 2019 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?

Companies Mentioned

Dow Chemical Co, Formosa Plastics Corp, INEOS Group Ltd, Occidental Chemical Corp, SolVin, Axiall, BASF, Bayer, Boytek, Chemson Group, DuPont, Gail, LG Chemical, Mexichem, Nova Chemical, Polyone, Reliance Industries, Saudi Aramco, Sigma Plastics, Sinopec Group, The Britton Group, USI , Vinnolit, Westlake Chemical, Xinjiang Zhongtai Chemical

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