Acetic Anhydride Market - Global Industry Analysis 2015 Size and Forecast 2019

Acetic Anhydride, also known as ethanoic anhydride, is the simplest isolatable acid anhydride, produced from acetic acid. It has strong lachrymatory properties and finds usage in the manufacture of cellulose acetate, a commercially important chemical used in the production of cellulose acetate flakes and cellulose acetate plastics. Acetic anhydride is colorless, highly water reactive, and can cause harm to humans in its vapor state. Apart from being used in the production of cellulose acetate, it is used in the Pharmaceutical sector, and also finds usage in the production of PTMEG and TAED. As it is used in the production of Heroin, its trade is highly monitored and controlled at the global level.
Global Acetic Anhydride market to grow at a CAGR of 1.82 percent over the period 2014-2019.
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The Global Acetic Anhydride market can be segmented on the basis of application into: Cellulose Acetate, Pharmaceuticals, TAED, PTMEG, and others.
Global Acetic Anhydride Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers Western Europe, North America, China, the APAC region (excluding China), and the ROW; it also covers the Global Acetic Anhydride 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 Regions
APAC region (Excluding China)
North America
Western Europe
Key Vendors
Eastman Chemical Company
Jubilant Life Sciences
Sigma Aldrich
Other Prominent Vendors
Andhra Sugars
Ashok Brothers
Bufa Chemikalien
City Chemical
Euram Group
Fischer Chemic
IOL Chemicals And Pharmaceuticals
Jiangsu Danhua Group
Jubilant Organosys
Kunshan Yalong Trading
Laxmi Organic Industries
Long-Range Europe
Lonza Group
LUNA Chemicals
Mil-Spec Industries
Panreac Quimica
RedStar Turkey
Saudi International Petrochemical
Seidler Chemical
Shanghai Pengkai Chemical
The Dhampur Sugar Mills
Zibo Pulisi Chemical
Key Market Driver
Increased Demand for Cigarette Filter Tow in BRICS
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Key Market Challenge
Volatility in Pricing of Methanol
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Key Market Trend
Decrease in Imports of Acetic Anhydride by China
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