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2014-01-24 02:17:11 - New Materials market report from MarketLine: "Specialty Chemicals in Japan"

Specialty Chemicals in Japan industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Japan specialty chemicals market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Report Highlights:

* The specialty chemical market covers the revenues generated from the sales of high value-added chemicals used in the manufacture of a wide variety of products, including but not limited to fine chemicals, additives, advanced polymers, adhesives, sealants and specialty paints, pigments and coatings.

The market value represent the revenues from the sales of such products valued at ex-manufacturer price. Any currency conversions have been calculated using constant 2012 annual average exchange rates.
* The Japanese specialty chemicals market had total revenues of $88.5bn in 2012, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -3.8% between 2008 and 2012.
* The advanced polymer, adhesives & sealants segment was the market's most lucrative in 2012, with total revenues of $25.1bn, equivalent to 28.3% of the market's overall value.
* The performance of the market is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 5.4% for the five-year period 2012 - 2017, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $115.2bn by the end of 2017.

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This Report Features:

Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the specialty chemicals market in Japan

Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the specialty chemicals market in Japan

Leading company profiles reveal details of key specialty chemicals market players' global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Japan specialty chemicals market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the Japan economy

Key Questions Answered:

What was the size of the Japan specialty chemicals market by value in 2012?

What will be the size of the Japan specialty chemicals market in 2017?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Japan specialty chemicals market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?

What are the main segments that make up Japan's specialty chemicals market?

Partial Table of Contents:

Executive Summary 2
Market value 2
Market value forecast 2
Category segmentation 2
Geography segmentation 2
Market rivalry 2
Market Overview 7
Market definition 7
Market analysis 7
Market Data 8
Market value 8
Market Segmentation 9
Category segmentation 9
Geography segmentation 10
Market Outlook 11
Market value forecast 11
Five Forces Analysis 12
Summary 12
Buyer power 13
Supplier power 14
New entrants 15
Threat of substitutes 16
Degree of rivalry 17
Leading Companies 18
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation 18
Mitsui Chemicals Inc 21
Sumitomo Chemical Co 25
Toray Industries, Inc. 29
Macroeconomic Indicators 32
Country Data 32
Appendix 34
Methodology 34
Industry associations 35
Related MarketLine research 35

Table 1: Japan specialty chemicals market value: $ billion, 2008-12 8
Table 2: Japan specialty chemicals market category segmentation: $ billion, 2012 9
Table 3: Japan specialty chemicals market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2012 10
Table 4: Japan specialty chemicals market value forecast: $ billion, 2012-17 11
Table 5: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key facts 18
Table 6: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key financials ($) 19
Table 7: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key financials (JPY) 19
Table 8: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: key financial ratios 19
Table 9: Mitsui Chemicals Inc: key facts 21
Table 10: Mitsui Chemicals Inc: key financials ($) 23
Table 11: Mitsui Chemicals Inc: key financials (JPY) 23
Table 12: Mitsui Chemicals Inc: key financial ratios 23
Table 13: Sumitomo Chemical Co: key facts 25
Table 14: Sumitomo Chemical Co: key financials ($) 26
Table 15: Sumitomo Chemical Co: key financials (JPY) 26
Table 16: Sumitomo Chemical Co: key financial ratios 27
Table 17: Toray Industries, Inc.: key facts 29
Table 18: Toray Industries, Inc.: key financials ($) 30
Table 19: Toray Industries, Inc.: key financials (JPY) 30
Table 20: Toray Industries, Inc.: key financial ratios 30
Table 21: Japan size of population (million), 2008-12 32
Table 22: Japan gdp (constant 2000 prices, $ billion), 2008-12 32
Table 23: Japan gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2008-12 32

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