Global E-Series Glycol Ether Market, By Type (Ethylene Glycol Monoethyl Ether, Ethylene Glycol Monob

Published Date: | Report Code : CH192343


The E-Series Glycol Ether  Market is expected to promise high growth owing to the increasing demand for personal care and beauty products in recent years. Increasing demand from applications including printing ink, chemical intermediates, personal care & cosmetics, and others is expected to drive the growth of the market.

Ethylene glycol is a colorless, odorless, hygroscopic, low-volatility and low-viscosity liquid. It is completely miscible with water and many organic liquids. E-Series glycol ethers are manufactured in a closed, continuous process by reacting ethylene oxide with anhydrous alcohol in the presence of a suitable catalyst. They are commonly used as ingredients in paints and coatings, cleaning products, and personal care products. Besides these applications, E-Series glycol ethers are also used in pharmaceuticals, printing ink, cleansing products, dyes and so on as these products have excellent chemical stability, solvency, and compatibility with water as well as several organic solvents. Because of these properties solvency, they are often selected as chemical intermediates and for a wide range of end-uses.

Segment Insights

The properties and composition of E-series glycol ether are attributing to the overall growth of the market. The growing use of personal and beauty care products and high demand for high-quality products is also driving the market of E-series glycol ether.

Some of the key Impact Factors:

  • High-quality personal care and beauty products

  • Improvement in standard of living

  • Economic development in various countries of the Asia Pacific and South America

Regional Analysis

On the basis of the region, the E-Series glycol ethers market has been segmented by North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, & Rest of the World. North America and Western Europe are some of the major markets that are also traditional suppliers of chemicals such as specialty chemicals, bulk chemicals, and so on. Major companies in this market are headquartered in North America and Western Europe.  This region has been witnessing a number of transitions in terms of productions of chemicals and respective applications by end-use industries. The preference towards bio-based feedstock has been instrumental in the development of the green alternatives in these regions. Moreover, regulatory authorities have imposed strict guidelines with regard to environmental concerns and potential health hazards due to exposures. This has been more instrumental in the Western Europe region competitively. Some of the major economies in these regions include the US, Germany, UK, France, Canada, Italy, Spain, and so on.

The Asia Pacific and the Middle East are expected to register substantial growth in E-Series glycol ethers market during the forecast period. This demand is with regard to the growth of major applications such as printing ink, chemical intermediates, personal care & cosmetics, and others. Major countries in the Asia Pacific region include China, South Korea, Japan, India, Australia, and so on. Middle East includes the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Israel, Egypt, and so on. Eastern Europe has been largely dominated by Russia and Turkey with operations of major chemical giants in the region. Rest the World that includes South America and Africa has a strong potential for E-Series glycol ethers market. There has been an increasing number of investments by global companies in these regions to strengthen their presence and tap the potential market. Major economies in these regions for E-Series glycol ethers market include Brazil, South Africa, Nigeria, Argentina, Colombia, and others.

Companies Covered: Dow Chemical Company, Brenntag, BASF SE, Huntsman Corporation, SABIC, Eastman Chemical Company

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Ethylene Glycol Monoethyl Ether

  • Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether

  • Ethylene Glycol Mono-N-Butyl Ether

  • Diethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether

  • Others

By Application:

  • Paints & Coatings

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Printing Ink

  • Chemical Intermediates

  • Personal Care & Cosmetic

  • Others

By Region:

  • North America

    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)

    • By Type

    • By Application

  • Western Europe

    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)

    • By Type

    • By Application

  • Eastern Europe

    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)

    • By Type

    • By Application

  • Asia Pacific

    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)

    • By Type

    • By Application

  • Middle East

    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)

    • By Type

    • By Application

  • Rest of the World

    • By Region (South America, Africa)

    • By Type

    • By Application

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