Fluorosurfactants belongs to the class of coating additives which enhances the properties of formulations such as wetting, levelling, controlling foam, thermal stability and also provides low surface tensions in the coating systems. It is also recognized as fluorinated surfactants. They are soluble and compatible with most of the polymers and remain active throughout the curing and drying process.
The global fluorosurfactants market has been segmented on the basis of type, applications and geography. The different types are anionic, non-ionic, cationic and amphoteric. Fluorosurfactants are used in various applications such as paints and coatings, industrial cleaners, waxes and polishes, adhesives, oilfields, electronics and others. Geography wise, Fluorosurfactants market is segmented into four key regions namely North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the world (ROW). North America Fluorosurfactants market is divided into three countries namely U.S., Mexico and Canada. Europe is divided into Germany, U.K., France and others which are the main countries having major market share in terms of volume and revenue. Asia Pacific is further divided into China, Japan and India.
The key industries profiled in the fluorosurfactants market report are:
- E.I. Du Pont De Nemours (DuPont),
- 3M Company,
- OMNOVA Solutions Inc.,
- Advanced Polymer, Inc. and others.
The fluorosurfactants market report gives detailed information about the product value chain right from the beginning which includes raw materials till end-use. The market is evaluated based on the key attributes such as the power in the hands of producers and consumers, analysis on the degree of competition, and threats from substitutes and new entrants. The study includes the demand of this particular market on a global and regional scale for a six year period of 2015-2020, both in terms of volume (KT) and revenue ($ million).