Global Monochloroacetic Acid (MCAA) Market Grows at 3% CAGR to 2019 in New Research Report

MCAA, also called chloroacetic acid, is a bi-functional molecule-structured acid. It is extensively used as a chemical intermediate for the production of numerous industrially and commercially important chemicals, including glycine, CMC, TGA, and cyanoacetic acid. It is also used in the production of betaine-type surfactants, synthetic caffeine, and vitamins, and the production of 2,4-D and methanoates for using in herbicides. MCAA is commercially produced through the chlorination of acetic acid during the production of acetic anhydride as a catalyst.

The analysts forecast the global MCAA market to grow at a CAGR of 3.84% over the period 2015-2019.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global MCAA market for the period 2015-2019. It provides data on the market based on the following:
Application (glycine, CMC, surfactants, TGA, and 2,4-D and others)
Geography (APAC, North America, ROW, and Western Europe)

The report, Global MCAA Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. In addition, the report discusses the major drivers influencing the market growth, outlines the challenges faced by vendors and the market as a whole, and identifies the key emerging trends in the market.

Key Regions
North America
Western Europe

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Key Vendors
Dow Chemical

Other Prominent Vendors
Abblis Chemicals
Alfa Aesar
GFS Chemicals
Hebei Donghua Chemical Group
Merck Millipore
Meridian Chem Bond
Shandong Huayang Science and Technology
Shijiazhuang Hengyi Chemical
Zylexa Pharma

Market Driver
Growth of Global CMC Market

Market Challenge
Issues in Availability of Raw Materials

Market Trend
Increased Production of Cyanoacetic Acid

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 and what is their portfolio matrix?
What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
What is the competitive landscape as characterized by geography?
What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

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