Global Caustic Soda Market Overview 2017 - Research and Markets

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Caustic Soda Market" report to their offering.

The global caustic soda market is mainly driven by the growing demand from the chemicals industry, rising demand for alumina in the automotive industry and the increasing demand for paper and paperboards. However, the market faces certain drawbacks such as energy-intensive production process and environmental concerns, which may act as a roadblock to the growth of the global caustic soda market.

The global caustic soda market is segregated by the production process, application and geography. By application, the global caustic soda market is segmented into alumina, paper and pulp, organic chemicals, water treatment, inorganic chemicals, textiles, soaps & detergents and others. A majority of the caustic soda is consumed for production of alumina and inorganic chemicals. Regarding the production process, the global market for caustic soda is categorized into membrane cell process, diaphragm cell process and others. Caustic soda production by the membrane cell process is used in most of the production facilities.

Market Dynamics


  • Rising Demand for Alumina in the Automotive Industry
  • Increasing Demand for Paper and Paper boards
  • Growing Demand from the Chemical Industry


  • Energy Intensive Production Process
  • Environmental Concerns


  • Plant Capacity Expansions and Joint Ventures in Emerging Markets

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Insights

4. Market Dynamics

4.1 Drivers

4.1.1 Rising Demand for Alumina in the Automotive Industry

4.1.2 Increasing Demand for Paper and Paperboards

4.1.3 Growing Demand from the Chemical Industry

4.2 Restraints

4.2.1 Energy Intensive Production Process

4.2.2 Environmental Concerns

4.3 Opportunities

4.3.1 Plant Capacity Expanisons and Joint Ventures in Emerging Markets

5. Market Segmentation and Analysis

6. Regional Market Analysis (Market Size, Growth and Forecast)

7. Competitive Landscape

8. Company Profiles

  • AkzoNobel N.V.
  • Arkema
  • Axiall Corporation
  • Covestro AG
  • FMC Corporation
  • Formosa Plastics
  • Hanwa Chemical Corporation
  • INEOS ChlorVinyls
  • Kemira
  • Nirma Limited
  • Occidental Petroleum Corporation
  • Olin Corporation
  • PPG Industries
  • Reliance Industries Limited
  • Shin-Etsu Chemicals Co., Ltd
  • Solvay Chemicals
  • Tata Chemicals Limited
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • The Sanmar Group
  • Tosoh Corporation
  • Unipar Carbocloro
  • Xinjiang Zhongtai Chemical Co. Ltd.

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Business Wire: 14:21 GMT Friday 19th May 2017

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