The report "Grease Market by Type (Metallic Soap Thickener, Non-Soap Thickener, Inorganic Thickener, and Others), and by End-use Industry (automotive, construction & off-highways, general manufacturing, steel, mining, and other) - Global Forecasts to 2021", is estimated at USD 2.04 Billion in 2015 and is projected to reach USD 2.28 Billion by 2021, registering a CAGR of 2.0% between 2016 and 2021. The market is largely driven by the increased demand from the automotive industry. Grease is highly used in the automotive industry for wheel bearings, universal joints, suspensions, gears, and connectors.
Browse 110 tables and 49 figures spread through 185 Pages and in-depth TOC on "Grease Market - Global Forecasts to 2021"
Early buyers will receive 10% customization on this report.
Sample PDF Brochure of Report @ http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/pdfdownload.asp?id=88373349
Passenger vehicles and commercial vehicles of automotive industry drive the grease market
Automotive is the largest and fastest-growing end-use industry for grease. The passenger vehicles and commercial vehicles are driving the demand for high performance grease in the automotive industry. In the automotive industry, grease is extensively used in various auto parts such as wheel bearings, universal joints, suspensions, gears, switches, and connectors because of their excellent properties such as mechanical stability, temperature tolerance, water resistance, and anti-oxidants. The need for high performance grease is rising in the increasing manufacturing of machines and equipment for end-use industries.
Metallic soap thickener expected to witness the highest growth
Metallic soap thickener is expected to witness the fastest-growth during the forecast period. This is because of its multifunctional properties that make it suitable to be used in automotive, construction & off-highways, general manufacturing industries. Metallic soap thickener has higher capability of maintaining excellent stability at higher temperature along with other favorable properties such as load bearing, water resistance, shear stability, and rust protection.
Asia-Pacific is the key market for grease
Asia-Pacific dominated the global grease market in 2015. The demand for grease in the Asia-Pacific region is mainly driven by China, India, Japan, and Thailand. The growing automotive industry coupled with the increased demand from the construction segment drives the market for grease in the region. Moreover, the heavy investment and growing infrastructure are increasing the demand for grease in the region.
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Netherlands), Sinopec Corporation (Shina), Fuchs Petrolub SE (Germany), BP Plc (U.K.), Petronas (Malaysia), and Exxon Mobil Corporation (U.S.) are some of the major players in the global grease market profiled in this report.
This report covers the market size, by value and volume, for grease and forecasts the market size till 2021. The report includes the market segmentation based on type, end-use industry, and region. It also provides company profiles and competitive strategies adopted by the major market players in the global grease market.
Browse related Reports:
High Temperature Grease Market by Type (Soap Thickener, Non-Soap Thickener, lubricants), Application (Industrial, Automotive), and Region (APAC, EU, NA, MEA, LA) - Global Forecast to 2021
Vacuum Grease Market by Type (Fluorocarbon-based Vacuum Grease, Hydrocarbon-based Vacuum Grease, Silicone-based Vacuum Grease), by Application (Laboratory Equipment, Food Processing, Pharmaceuticals, Aerospace/Aviation, Others), by Region - Global Forecast to 2020
MarketsandMarkets is world’s No. 2 firm in terms of annually published premium market research reports. Serving 1700 global fortune enterprises with more than 1200 premium studies in a year, M&M is catering to multitude of clients across 8 different industrial verticals. We specialize in consulting assignments and business research across high growth markets, cutting edge technologies and newer applications. Our 850 fulltime analyst and SMEs at MarketsandMarkets are tracking global high growth markets following the "Growth Engagement Model – GEM". The GEM aims at proactive collaboration with the clients to identify new opportunities, identify most important customers, write "Attack, avoid and defend" strategies, identify sources of incremental revenues for both the company and its competitors.
M&M’s flagship competitive intelligence and market research platform, "RT" connects over 200,000 markets and entire value chains for deeper understanding of the unmet insights along with market sizing and forecasts of niche markets. The new included chapters on Methodology and Benchmarking presented with high quality analytical infographics in our reports gives complete visibility of how the numbers have been arrived and defend the accuracy of the numbers.
We at MarketsandMarkets are inspired to help our clients grow by providing apt business insight with our huge market intelligence repository.
Markets and Markets
UNIT no 802, Tower no. 7, SEZ
Magarpatta city, Hadapsar
Pune, Maharashtra 411013, India
Visit MarketsandMarkets Blog @ http://www.marketsandmarketsblog.com/market-reports/chemical
Connect with us on LinkedIn @ http://www.linkedin.com/company/marketsandmarkets