Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market - Forecast(2019 - 2024)

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The Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5% during the forecast period i.e. 2018 to 2023, significantly because of the expanding interest for paints and coatings, attributable to different constructional exercises over the globe.

What is Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)?
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) is a naturally occurring product. It is produced by some trees and also found in some fruits and vegetables in small amounts. It is also released to the air from car and truck exhausts. It is a colourless volatile liquid with a pungent odour having a Flashpoint of 20°F. It does not react with water or many common materials, irritates the nose, eyes, and throat. 

Applications of Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK):
MEK is a liquid solvent utilized in surface coatings, adhesives, printing inks, chemical intermediates, magnetic tapes and lube oil dewaxing agents. It is additionally used as an extraction medium for fats, oils, waxes and resins. It is a highly efficient and versatile solvent for surface coatings, so it is especially valuable in detailing high solids coatings, which help to reduce emanations from coating operations. It is a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved indirect food additive for adhesives and polymers



Trends in Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) Market:
  • The increase in demand the paints and coatings industry is anticipated to boost the worldwide methyl ethyl ketone market amid the conjecture time frame. The paints and coatings industry represented almost half of the of the methyl ethyl ketone market. As far as area is considered, Asia Pacific represented the major share of methyl ethyl ketone peroxides market. China and India are the significant purchasers of methyl ethyl ketone as developing populace in these nations have increased the interest in paints and coatings, pharmaceutical, printing inks and rubber. 
  • April 2017: ExxonMobil Chemical Company expanded the capacity of its global hydrocarbon fluid assets by more than 250,000 metric ton per year, at its world-scale petrochemical sites in Antwerp, Belgium; Baytown, Texas; and Jurong Island, Singapore.

Key Players in Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) market:
The companies referred to in the market research report includes industry key players in the market are Sigma-Aldrich (US), Arkema SA (France), ExxonMobil (US), Lanzhou Petrochemicals (China), Maruzen Petrochemicals (Japan), Sasol (South Africa), Shell Chemicals (Netherlands), SK Energy Company Ltd (Korea), Tasco Chemicals (Taiwan), Amphochem AB (Sweden), Merck (Schweiz) AG (Switzerland), Brenntag Polska Sp. (Poland), Acros Organics BVBA (Belgium) among others.

What is our report scope?
The report incorporates in-depth assessment of the competitive landscape, product market sizing, product benchmarking, market trends, product developments, financial analysis, strategic analysis and so on to gauge the impact forces and potential opportunities of the market. Apart from this the report also includes a study of major developments in the market such as product launches, agreements, acquisitions, collaborations, mergers and so on to comprehend the prevailing market dynamics at present and its impact during the forecast period 2018-2023.

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Key Takeaways from this Report
  • Evaluate market potential through analyzing growth rates (CAGR %), Volume (Units) and Value ($M) data given at country level – for product types, end use applications and by different industry verticals.
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  • Get a quick outlook on the market entropy – M&A’s, deals, partnerships, product launches of all key players for the past 4 years. 
  • Evaluate the supply-demand gaps, import-export statistics and regulatory landscape for more than top 20 countries globally for the market. 
1. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market - Overview
1.1. Definitions and Scope
2. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market - Executive summary
2.1. Market Revenue, Market Size and Key Trends by Company
2.2. Key Trends by type of Application
2.3. Key Trends segmented by Geography
3. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market 
3.1. Comparative analysis
3.1.1. Product Benchmarking - Top 10 companies
3.1.2. Top 5 Financials Analysis
3.1.3. Market Value split by Top 10 companies
3.1.4. Patent Analysis - Top 10 companies
3.1.5. Pricing Analysis 
4. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market – Startup companies Scenario Premium
4.1. Top 10 startup company Analysis by
4.1.1. Investment
4.1.2. Revenue
4.1.3. Market Shares
4.1.4. Market Size and Application Analysis
4.1.5. Venture Capital and Funding Scenario
5. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market – Industry Market Entry Scenario Premium
5.1. Regulatory Framework Overview
5.2. New Business and Ease of Doing business index
5.3. Case studies of successful ventures
5.4. Customer Analysis – Top 10 companies
6. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market Forces
6.1. Drivers
6.2. Constraints
6.3. Challenges
6.4. Porters five force model
6.4.1. Bargaining power of suppliers
6.4.2. Bargaining powers of customers
6.4.3. Threat of new entrants
6.4.4. Rivalry among existing players
6.4.5. Threat of substitutes 
7. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market -Strategic analysis
7.1. Value chain analysis
7.2. Opportunities analysis
7.3. Product life cycle
7.4. Suppliers and distributors Market Share
8. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market – By Application (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
8.1. Market Size and Market Share Analysis 
8.2. Application Revenue and Trend Research
8.3. Product Segment Analysis
8.3.1. Solvents
8.3.2. Resins
8.3.3. Adhesives
8.3.4. Printing Inks
8.3.5. Others
9. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) – By End-user industry(Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
9.1. Segment type Size and Market Share Analysis 
9.2. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
9.3. Application Segment Analysis by Type
9.3.1. Paints and Coatings
9.3.1.1. Paint Stripping
9.3.1.2. Paint Manufacture 
9.3.2. Construction
9.3.3. Packaging and Publishing
9.3.3.1. Paper Coating
9.3.3.2. Reprographic Agents
9.3.4. Rubber
9.3.4.1. Adhesives Manufacturing
9.3.4.2. Rubber Manufacturing
10. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) - By Geography (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.1. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market - North America Segment Research
10.2. North America Market Research (Million / $Billion)
10.2.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis 
10.2.2. Revenue and Trends
10.2.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.2.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.2.5. North America Product type and Application Market Size
10.2.5.1. U.S.
10.2.5.2. Canada 
10.2.5.3. Mexico 
10.2.5.4. Rest of North America
10.3. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) - South America Segment Research
10.4. South America Market Research (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.4.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis 
10.4.2. Revenue and Trends
10.4.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.4.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.4.5. South America Product type and Application Market Size
10.4.5.1. Brazil  
10.4.5.2. Venezuela
10.4.5.3. Argentina
10.4.5.4. Ecuador
10.4.5.5. Peru
10.4.5.6. Colombia 
10.4.5.7. Costa Rica
10.4.5.8. Rest of South America
10.5. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) - Europe Segment Research
10.6. Europe Market Research (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.6.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis 
10.6.2. Revenue and Trends
10.6.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.6.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.6.5. Europe Segment Product type and Application Market Size
10.6.5.1. U.K  
10.6.5.2. Germany 
10.6.5.3. Italy 
10.6.5.4. France
10.6.5.5. Netherlands
10.6.5.6. Belgium
10.6.5.7. Spain
10.6.5.8. Denmark
10.6.5.9. Rest of Europe
10.7. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) – APAC Segment Research
10.8. APAC Market Research (Market Size -$Million / $Billion)
10.8.1. Segment type Size and Market Size Analysis 
10.8.2. Revenue and Trends
10.8.3. Application Revenue and Trends by type of Application
10.8.4. Company Revenue and Product Analysis
10.8.5. APAC Segment – Product type and Application Market Size
10.8.5.1. China 
10.8.5.2. Australia
10.8.5.3. Japan 
10.8.5.4. South Korea
10.8.5.5. India
10.8.5.6. Taiwan
10.8.5.7. Malaysia
11. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market - Entropy
11.1. New product launches
11.2. M&A's, collaborations, JVs and partnerships
12. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market – Industry / Segment Competition landscape Premium
12.1. Market Share Analysis
12.1.1. Market Share by Country- Top companies
12.1.2. Market Share by Region- Top 10 companies
12.1.3. Market Share by type of Application – Top 10 companies
12.1.4. Market Share by type of Product / Product category- Top 10 companies
12.1.5. Market Share at global level- Top 10 companies
12.1.6. Best Practises for companies
13. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market – Key Company List by Country Premium
14. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market Company Analysis
14.1. Market Share, Company Revenue, Products, M&A, Developments
14.2. Arkema SA (France)
14.3. ExxonMobil (US)
14.4. Lanzhou Petrochemicals (China)
14.5. Maruzen Petrochemicals (Japan)
14.6. Sasol (South Africa)
14.7. Shell Chemicals (Netherlands)
14.8. SK Energy Company Ltd (Korea)
14.9. Sigma-Aldrich (US)
14.10. Company 9
14.11. Company 10 and more
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15. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market -Appendix
15.1. Abbreviations
15.2. Sources
16. Methyl Ethyl Ketone (Mek) Market -Methodology Premium
16.1. Research Methodology
16.1.1. Company Expert Interviews
16.1.2. Industry Databases
16.1.3. Associations
16.1.4. Company News
16.1.5. Company Annual Reports
16.1.6. Application Trends
16.1.7. New Products and Product database
16.1.8. Company Transcripts
16.1.9. R&D Trends
16.1.10. Key Opinion Leaders Interviews
16.1.11. Supply and Demand Trends