Global Ethylene Market 2014-2018

Global Ethylene Market 2014-2018 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. Ethylene (C2H4) is a colorless, flammable gas with a sweetish odor and is a very important basic chemical product for the Chemical industry. After acetylene, it is the most simple alkene and unsaturated hydrocarbon. Ethylene is widely used in the Chemical industry to produce other raw materials which are in turn used for various end-use applications. The methods of production of ethylene include steam cracking of paraffinic hydrocarbons or by separation from refinery gas. The most common feedstock for ethylene manufacturing are naphtha and light gas oil, which are by-products of crude oil refining, other feedstock include gases such as ethane, propane and butane, which are obtained from NGLs.

The analysts forecast the Global Ethylene market will grow at a CAGR of 6.50 percent over the period 2013-2018. This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Ethylene market for the period 2014-2018. The report considers the volume consumption of ethylene in various industries and sectors. The report provides data on the different segments of the market based on the following criteria: Feedstock, End-use, Capacity, and Geography.

The report Global Ethylene Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the APAC region, North America, Middle East, and ROW; it also covers the Global Ethylene market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions


• North America

• Middle East


Key Vendors

• Dow Chemical Co.

• ExxonMobil Corp.

• Royal Dutch Shell plc

• Saudi Basic Industries Corp.

Other Prominent Vendors

• Borealis AG

• Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC

• Equistar Chemicals LP

• Huntsman Corp.

• Ineos Group Ltd.

• LG Chem Ltd.

• Lyondellbasell Industries Inc.

• Mitsubishi Chemical Corp.

• Mitsui Chemicals Inc.

• National Iranian Petrochemical Co.

• Nova Chemicals Corp.

• Polimeri Europa GmbH

• Repsol YPF SA

• Sasol Ltd.

• Showa Denko K.K.

• Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Co. Ltd

• Total AS

• Tosoh Corp.

Key Market Driver

• Feedstock Advantage Shifting New Investments to the US.

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Key Market Challenge

• Rising Competition.

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Key Market Trend

• Increased Investments for Capacity Addition.

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Key Questions Answered in this Report

• What will the market size be in 2018 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?

• What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?

• What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

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