Today: November 25, 2015, 9:21 am

Global naturally fatty acid market: $13 billion industry forecast by 2017
Global Markets for Oleochemical Fatty Acids - a new market research report on 2014-03-14 23:56:03
The global naturally fatty acid market was valued at $7.2 billion in 2011 and should reach nearly $6.9 billion in 2012. Total market value is expected to reach $13 billion in 2017 after increasing at a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.6%.

The global natural fatty acid market can be broken down into three main applications: derivatives; Personal Care, Soap, Household, I&I, Polymerization, Vulcanization (PCSHIIPV); and all other applications:

- The derivatives applications are expected to have a value of nearly $3.3 billion in 2012 and $6.5 billion in 2017, a CAGR of 15%.
- PCSHIIPV is expected to reach nearly $2.9 billion in 2012 and nearly $5.2 billion in 2017, a CAGR of 12.7%.
- As a segment, all other applications should total nearly $759 million in 2012 and nearly $1.3 billion in 2017, a CAGR of 11.2%

Margins and prices vary by grade, region, and acid cut. For example, a standard stearic acid margin in Europe is between $150 and $190 per ton while, for a distilled fatty acid, the margin is lower, between $95 and $125 per ton. A typical rubber stearic grade is between $125 and $200 cheaper than the standard stearic grade. Of course, rubber stearic is packed while standards are mainly bulk, so the real difference is bigger. A C18 oleic grade at the start of 2012 was between $50 and $150 more expensive in Eastern Asia than the equivalent offering in the North American market.

The demand for greener technology will reduce impact on the environment in both processing and consumption of products; this trend favors the oleochemical industry, as it is built on naturally grown and farmed feedstock. The consumption of all types of vegetable-based material will increase during the forecast period, rising from less than 60% in 2008 to almost 70% by 2017. The main beneficiary will be the tropical oils of palm (palm oil and palm kernel oil) and coconut (coconut oil) as formulators seek the properties associated with the medium-chain fatty acids known as the Lauric oils.

Click for report details: ..

Browse all Chemicals Market Research Reports ..

Browse all Chemicals Company Profile Reports ..

Browse all Latest Market Research Reports ..

About Us is a leading online business information aggregator with over 300,000 market reports and company profiles available to our clients. Our extensive range of reports are sourced from the leading publishers of business information and provide clients with the widest range of information available. In terms of company profiles,’s online database allows clients access to market and corporate information to over 100,000 different companies. We provide clients with a fully indexed database of information where clients can find specific market reports on their niche industry sectors of interest.

Press Information

Published by
Mike King
London: +44 (0) 203 086 8600

# 508 Words
Related Articles
More From Finance
USGFX Anticipates A Rise In Forex Trading [..]
The Shanghai Composite Index has been volatile and at one stage dropped more than 30% from its June 12 peak, [..]
Credit-Yogi Recommends Reputable Debt Solution Companies To [..]
Many people who have poor credit don’t know what to do about it. They realize that their bad credit prevents [..]
Credit-Yogi Reveals Special Considerations for Military Members [..]
No one wants to have their vehicle taken back by their banks. It’s a source of stress for the individual [..]
Credit-Yogi Teaches Consumers How To Use HAMP [..]
Be Prepared to Utilize HAMP Lenders do not like to help borrowers prevent foreclosure by accessing the Obama loan modification [..]
Credit-Yogi Informs Military Members Facing Auto Repossession [..]
No one wants to have their vehicle taken back by their banks. It’s a source of stress for the individual [..]

Disclaimer: If you have any questions regarding information in this press release please contact the company added in the press release. Please do not contact pr-inside. We will not be able to assist you. PR-inside disclaims the content included in this release.