Global Wax Emulsion Market Analysis & Outlook to 2024: A $2 Billion Opportunity

Monday, 30. September 2019 13:15

Dublin, Sept. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Wax Emulsion Market by Material Base (Synthetic, Natural), Type (PE, PP, Paraffin, Carnauba), End-use Industry (Paints & Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants, Cosmetics, Textiles), Region (APAC, North America, Europe, MEA, SA) - Global Forecast to 2024" report has been added to's offering.

The wax emulsion market is estimated to be worth USD 1.6 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach USD 2 billion by 2024, growing at a CAGR of 4.9% from 2019 to 2024.

  • This report covers the wax emulsion market by the material base, type, end-use industry, and region.
  • It aims at estimating the size and future growth potential of the market across various segments.
  • The report also includes an in-depth competitive analysis of the key market players, along with their profiles and key growth strategies.

Increasing demand from paints & coatings and adhesives & sealants industries have led to significant developments of wax emulsion, thus, driving the market growth. Wax emulsions possess qualities such as water resistance, abrasion resistance, high melt viscosity, and better aesthetics, making them viable in numerous industries.

Paints & coatings contributed the highest revenues in the wax emulsion market

Paints & coatings, adhesives & sealants, cosmetics, and textiles, among others, were the different end-use industries of wax emulsions. Of these, paints & coatings were the largest end-users in 2018. Ease of use, environment-friendly, small particle size and physical stability are some crucial features of wax emulsion, which has led to its massive demand in paint & coating formulations. The growth of the global paints & coatings industry is expected to augment the demand for wax emulsions further during the forecast period.

Polyethylene wax emulsions to lead the global market during the forecast period

Polyethylene wax emulsion was the most widely used type of product due to its economical price and easy availability. Based on volume, this segment is expected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period.

The carnauba wax emulsions are the costliest of the various types available in the market. This segment is anticipated to witness above-average growth during the forecast period, in terms of its value. Despite its high cost, carnauba wax is used extensively in various applications including cosmetics, medical, food packaging, and polishes, among others.

Based on the region, Asia Pacific is projected to grow at the highest CAGR in the wax emulsion market between 2019 and 2024

The Asia Pacific wax emulsion market is anticipated to grow at the highest CAGR between 2019 and 2024. China, Japan, and India together accounted for the lion's share of the Asia Pacific wax emulsion market in 2018. China is a major consumer of wax emulsions in Asia Pacific due to the extensive use of the product in various industries, such as paints & coatings and adhesives & sealants. Abundant availability of raw material and cheap labor in the region, also make it one of the largest manufacturers of the product.

Key Benefits of Buying the Report

From an insight perspective, this report focuses on various levels of analyses, such as industry analysis (industry trends) and company profiles. With these insights, the study discusses the basic views on the competitive landscape, emerging & high-growth segments, high-growth regions, drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges in the wax emulsion market.

The report provides insights on the following:

  • Market Penetration: Comprehensive information on various systems and processes of wax emulsion offered by top players operating in the market
  • Product Development/Innovation: Detailed insights into upcoming developments in the wax emulsion, R&D activities, and new applications in various end-use industries in the market
  • Market Development: Comprehensive information about lucrative and emerging markets across different regions
  • Market Diversification: Exhaustive information about new products, untapped geographies, recent developments, and investments in the wax emulsion market
  • Competitive Assessment: In-depth assessment of strategies, products, and manufacturing capabilities of leading players in the wax emulsion market

Key Topics Covered

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights
4.1 Asia-Pacific Expected to Witness Significant Growth in the Wax Emulsion Market
4.2 Wax Emulsion Market in Asia-Pacific
4.3 Wax Emulsion Market, By Type
4.4 Wax Emulsion Market, By Material Base

5 Market Overview
5.1 Introduction
5.3 Market Dynamics
5.3.1 Drivers No Close Substitute Growth of End-Use Industries
5.3.2 Restraints Fluctuations in the Crude Oil Prices
5.3.3 Opportunities Increasing Demand for Bio-Based Wax Emulsion
5.3.4 Challenges Limited Investments in New Product Development Lack of Knowledge for Chemistry of Wax Emulsion
5.4 Porter's Five Force Analysis

6 Wax Emulsion Market, By Emulsifier
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Cationic Emulsion
6.3 Anionic Emulsion
6.4 Nonionic Emulsion

7 Wax Emulsion Market, By Material Base
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Synthetic Base Wax Emulsion
7.3 Natural Base Wax Emulsion

8 Wax Emulsion Market, By Type
8.1 Introduction
8.1.1 Polyethylene
8.1.2 Polypropylene
8.1.3 Paraffin
8.1.4 Carnauba
8.1.5 Others

9 Wax Emulsion Market, By End-Use Industry
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Paints & Coatings
9.3 Adhesives & Sealants
9.4 Cosmetics
9.5 Textiles
9.6 Others

10 Wax Emulsion Market, By Region
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Asia-Pacific
9.3 North America
9.4 Europe
9.5 Rest of the World

11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Introduction
11.1.1 Expansion: the Most Popular Growth Strategy
11.2 Maximum Developments in 2018
11.3 Michelman Inc.: the Most Active Player
11.4 Competitive Situation & Trends
11.5 New Product Launches
11.6 Mergers & Acquisitions
11.7 Partnerships, Agreements, & Collaborations
11.8 Expansions

12 Company Profiles

  • Altana AG
  • Danquinsa GmbH
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • Lubrizol Corporation
  • Michelman Inc.
  • Nippon Seiro Co. Ltd.
  • Sasol Ltd.

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