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Global Caprolactam Markets Report 2021-2026: Opportunities in the New Development and Research of Bio-Based Caprolactam -

September 9, 2021 GMT

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 9, 2021--

The “Global Caprolactam Market (2021-2026) by Raw Material, End Product, Application, Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis” report has been added to’s offering.

The Global Caprolactam Market is estimated to be USD 13. 15 Bn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 16.19 Bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 4.25%.

The factors such as the ever-increasing growth of films and coatings applications, growing demand for plastics in the construction, automotive, and electrical & electronics sectors, the growing textile industry are majorly driving the market growth.


Additionally, increasing growth of emerging economies, increasing disposable incomes of general people, and low initial infrastructure investment in the caprolactam market, coupled with increasing investment of key players for new product innovation, influence the growth of the global caprolactam market.

In addition, the increasing technological advancements and modernization in the production techniques bought in by the key players of the market will further create new opportunities for the global caprolactam market.

However, the fluctuating raw material prices, and strict regulations imposed by the government in some countries and the continuous moisture absorption by caprolactam resulting in degradation of properties are the major factors that are acting as restraints and will further challenge the growth of the global caprolactam market.

Market Segmentation

The Global Caprolactam Market is segmented further based on Raw Material, End Product, Application, and Geography.

By Raw Material, the market is classified into phenol and cyclohexane. Amongst all, the phenol segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By End Product, the market is classified as films, nylon 6 resins, nylon 6 fibers, and others. amongst all, the nylon 6 fibers segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Application, the market is classified as engineering resins and films, industrial yarns, textiles and carpets, and others. Amongst all, the textiles and carpets segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments


1. The Board of Directors of PJSC KuibyshevAzot has given consent to the acquisition by KuibyshevAzot of an 80% stake in Engineering Plastics (India) Private Limited - 9th November 2020

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are BASF SE, Honeywell International Inc., Spolana, Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd, UBEE Industries Ltd.


Key Topics Covered:


1 Report Description


2 Research Methodology

2.1 Research Process

2.2 Data Collection and Validation

2.3 Market Size Estimation

2.4 Assumptions of the Study

2.5 Limitations of the Study


3 Executive Summary

3.1 Introduction

3.2 Market Size and Segmentation

3.3 Market Outlook


4 Market Influencers

4.1 Drivers

4.1.1 Escalating Need for Lightweight Automotive Vehicles

4.1.2 Expansion of Films and Coatings Applications

4.2 Restraints

4.2.1 Moisture Absorption Resulting in Degradation of Properties

4.3 Opportunities

4.3.1 New Development and Research of Bio-Based Caprolactam

4.3.2 Expanding Demand from Electrical & Electronics Applications

4.4 Challenges

4.4.1 Fluctuation in the Price of Raw Materials

4.5 Trends


5 Market Analysis

5.1 Regulatory Scenario

5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

5.3 Impact of COVID-19

5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis


6 Global Caprolactam Market, By Raw Material

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Phenol

6.3 Cyclohexane


7 Global Caprolactam Market, By End Use

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Films

7.3 Nylon 6 Resins

7.4 Nylon 6 Fibers

7.5 Lesion Nematodes

7.6 Others


8 Global Caprolactam Market, By Application

8.1 Introduction

8.2 Engineering Resins and Films

8.3 Industrial Yarns

8.4 Textiles and Carpets

8.5 Others


9 Global Caprolactam Market, By Geography

9.1 Introduction


10 Competitive Landscape

10.1 Competitive Quadrant

10.2 Market Share Analysis

10.3 Strategic Initiatives

10.3.1 M&A and Investments

10.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations

10.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements


11 Company Profiles

11.1 AdvanSix Inc.

11.2 Alpek S.A.B. de C.V

11.3 Aquafil Engineering

11.4 BASF SE

11.5 Baling Petrochemical

11.6 Capro Corp

11.7 China Petrochemical Development Corporation

11.8 DOMO Caproleuna GmbH

11.9 Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd

11.10 Genomatica

11.11 Grupa Azoty

11.12 Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited

11.13 Highsun Group

11.14 Honeywell International Inc

11.15 Juhua Group Corporation

11.16 JSC KuibyshevAzot

11.17 KuibyshevAzot PJSC

11.18 Lanxess AG

11.19 Luxi Chemical Group Co, Ltd.

11.20 PJSC Kuibyshevazot

11.21 Royal DSM

11.22 Sinopec Shijiazhuang Refining & Chemical Company (SRCC)

11.23 Spolana a. s.

11.24 Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

11.25 The Aquafil Group

11.26 Toray Industries, Inc.

11.27 UBEE industries Ltd

11.28 Zhejiang Hengyi Group Co., Ltd.


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