Media releases are provided as is by companies and have not been edited or checked for accuracy. Any queries should be directed to the company itself.
  • 16 July 2019 21:32

Maleic Anhydride Market By Raw Material, Application, And Region- Global Forecast To 2028

Maleic Anhydride Market By Raw Material (N-Butane And Benzene), By Application (Unsaturated Polyester, 1,4 - Butanediol, Additives, And Others), And Region - Global Forecast To 2028

Global Maleic Anhydride Market: Introduction

Maleic anhydride is an organic compound with the formula C2H2(CO)2O. It is a colorless or white solid with an acrid odor, and is produced in large quantity for applications in coatings and polymers. The global Maleic Anhydride Market is expected to value at more than US$ 2.5 Bn in 2019, and is expected to register a CAGR of 6.6%. The global maleic anhydride market is segmented on the basis of raw material, application, and region.

Global Maleic Anhydride Market: Dynamics

Maleic anhydride is used in the production of unsaturated polyester resin as well as in the manufacture of coatings, pharmaceutics, agricultural products, surfactants, and as an additive of plastics.

Increasing demand for maleic anhydride in the different sector such as automotive, construction & manufacturing, and marine industries, which is a major factor driving growth of the global market currently. Moreover, growing automotive industry, rapid industrialization, and increasing disposable income of consumers. Favorable growth in the construction sector in emerging countries is expected to drive the growth of the unsaturated polyester resins over the forecast period. In addition, growing demand for maleic anhydride based 1,4-butanediol from textile industry, is another factor expected to fuel growth of the target market during the forecast period.

However, increasing government regulations and fluctuating raw material prices are among some of the major factors expected to hamper growth of the global target market to certain extent. Increasing Adoption and preference for bio-based products will help to gain major revenue share in markets across the globe.

Analysis By Segmentation:

The comprehensive research report comprises a complete forecast of the global maleic anhydride market based on factors affecting the market and their impact in the foreseeable future. According to the forecast projections, revenue from the global maleic anhydride market is expected to expand at a moderate CAGR of 6.6% during the forecast period.

Global Maleic Anhydride Market: Segmental Snapshot

The market report has been segmented on the basis of raw material, application, and region. The raw material segment includes n-butane and benzene. By application segment includes unsaturated polyester, 1,4- butanediol, additives, and others. The region covered in the analysis are North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa

By Raw Material:

The n-butane segment accounted for highest revenue share contribution as compared to benzene, and is expected to register highest CAGR of over 6.5%.

By Application:

The unsaturated polyester segment accounts for highest revenue share in the global market and is expected to register highest CAGR of over 6.8%.

By Region:

The market in Asia Pacific accounted for highest revenue share in the global maleic anhydride market in 2018 and is expected to register a CAGR of over 7%.

Global Maleic Anhydride Market: Competitive Analysis

The research report on the global maleic anhydride market includes profiles of some of major companies such as Huntsman International LLC, Ashland Inc., LANXESS AG, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Merck KGaA, Flint Hills Resources, Polynt SpA, NIPPON SHOKUBAI CO., LTD., Bartek Ingredients Inc., and Royal DSM N.V.

The Global Maleic Anhydride Market: Global Industry, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2018–2027 report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global maleic anhydride market for 2017–2027.

About Us: is a specialized market research, analytics, and solutions company, offering strategic and tactical support to clients for making well-informed business decisions. We are a team of dedicated and impassioned individuals, who believe strongly in giving our very best to what we do and we never back down from any challenge. offers services such as data mining, information management, and revenue enhancement solutions and suggestions. We cater to industries, individuals, and organizations across the globe, and deliver our offerings in the shortest possible turnaround time.

Like us on Facebook:

Follow on Google+:

Contact Us:

Lawrence John

420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 300 New York City, NY 10170, United States

Email ID:

Tel: +1 347 826 1876


Submit a media release

Editor's Recommendations

Brand Page


View all events Submit your own security event

Latest Videos

More videos

Blog Posts

Media Release

More media release