Global 2-Ethylhexanol Market Research Report
2-Ethylhexanol and its peer markets (Levullinic Acid, Sodium Carbonate, N-Butyl Acetate, Urea, Sodium Hydroxide or Caustic soda, Blast Furnace Slag, Malic Acid, DL-, Maleic Acid, Dextran, and 350 other markets) add up to the total Derivatives market.
2-Ethylhexanol can be segmented by geographies, applications, ingredients, and companies. Geographies of this market are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. Applications of this market are Plasticizers, 2-Ethylhexyl Nitrate, 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate, and other applications. Ingredients of this market are Propylene and Syn Gas. Companies of this market include, but are not limited to Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., Wison (Nanjing) Clean Energy Co. Ltd., Tianjin Soda Plant, and Shell Chemicals Ltd.
The 2-Ethylhexanol market in Europe was valued at $1.3 billion in 2013, with a share of 17.5% globally. This market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% by 2018, the market is led by Oxea gmbh and Perstop AB. It is segmented on the basis of applications, and country in the region.
North America 2-Ethylhexanol
The 2-Ethylhexanol market in North America was valued at $1.1 billion in 2013, with a share of 14.6% globally. This market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% by 2018. The market is led by Eastman Chemical Company and BASF SE Company. It is segmented on the basis of applications, and country in the region.
Asia Pacific 2-Ethylhexanol Market (2-EH)
2-EH is an oxo alcohol with an eight-carbon-branched chain. It is versatile solvent with an excellent reactivity as a chemical intermediate, which is widely used as a feedstock for manufacturing plasticizers, 2-EH acrylate, and 2-EH nitrate. It also is used as dispersing agent for pigment paste.