The Specialty Polyamides volume market is expected to reach 5801.9 hundred tons by 2018 primarily supported by the application sector. Globally, Transport and Packaging together account for approximately 38.44% (2015) of the market share are expected to support the Specialty Polyamides industry going forward. Geographical analysis for Specialty Polyamides shows that the highest Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.7% is anticipated from Asia-Pacific region followed by The Americas with a CAGR of 7.8% during the analysis period 2012-2018.
In terms of value Specialty Polyamides market is primarily supported by application sectors: Electrical & Electronics, Household Goods/Industrial Engineering, Textiles and Sporting, Packaging market to witness a value of US1.8 billion by 2018. Geographical analysis shows the highest Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6.7% is foreseen from Asia-Pacific region during the analysis period 2012-2018. The Americas is not way behind with a CAGR of 6% followed by Europe at 5.7%. Among the application sector, Transportation for nearly 33.4% (2018) of the overall market share; Household/Industrial Engineering and Textiles and Sporting and Packaging stand at third and fourth positions respectively.