Demand Report On Rubber Auxiliaries

- Aug 16, 2017 -

Freedonia's latest research reports that sales of global rubber auxiliaries will continue to grow at an annual rate of 4.7% per cent in the next 3 years, and demand will reach about 1.4 million tonnes in 2015.

The report also points out that the demand for rubber auxiliaries in the Asia-Pacific region will lead to global growth, especially in China. Demand for rubber auxiliaries in the Asia-Pacific region will grow at an annual rate of 8.1% per cent, to more than 575,000 tonnes by 2015. In contrast, the demand for rubber auxiliaries in the US, Western Europe and Japan will grow at an annual rate of less than 1% per cent in the next few years.

Antioxidant demand is expected to grow at an annual rate of 4.6%. By 2015, the demand for promotional agents was expected to exceed 415,000 tonnes, and the demand for processing auxiliaries and adhesives would reach nearly 130,000 tonnes.