There has been a significant rise in the demand for alkylene carbonates, as they prove to be an excellent choice for solvent due to their features such as low toxicity, low volatile organic content (VOC), high boiling point, biodegradable in nature, and less-odor. As they are biodegradable, many companies are now using alkylene carbonates.

The alkylene carbonates market has been segmented on the basis of product type and application.

Based on product type, the market has been segmented into ethylene carbonate, glycerine carbonate, and propylene carbonate. Ethylene carbonate is widely used in lithium batteries and lithium-ion batteries due to its high permittivity component of electrolytes. Glycerine carbonate is used majorly in the textile industry.  It is widely used in cosmetics, as it is non-toxic and does not cause skin irritation.

Based on application, the market has been segmented into textiles & fabrics, coatings & paints, personal care, cosmetics, agriculture, and others. Out of these, there has been a significant rise in the demand for personal care and cosmetics due to changing lifestyle and disposable income of consumers.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Increasing demand for agricultural products and accelerating consumerism
  • Alkylene carbonates possess features such as low volatile organic content (VOC), low toxicity, readily biodegradable, high boiling point, less- odor
  • Growth of various industries such as cosmetics & personal care, agriculture, textiles, and paints & coating 

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This report provides a detailed understanding of the global alkylene carbonates market from qualitative and quantitative perspectives during the forecast period. The report also provides dynamic indicators with potential impact on the market during the forecast period and an in-depth analysis of the leading companies operating in the market.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Ethylene Carbonate
  • Glycerine Carbonate
  • Propylene Carbonate 

By Application:

  • Textiles & Fabrics
  • Coatings & Paints
  • Personal Care
  • Cosmetics
  • Agriculture
  • Others 

By Region:

  • North America
    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
    • By Product Type
    • By Application
  • Western Europe
    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
    • By Product Type
    • By Application
  • Eastern Europe
    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
    • By Product Type
    • By Application
  • Asia Pacific
    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
    • By Product Type
    • By Application
  • Middle East
    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)
    • By Product Type
    • By Application
  • Rest of the World
    • By Region (South America, Africa)
    • By Product Type
    • By Application

Companies Covered: BASF SE, Huntsman International LLC, Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC., Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, TonglingJintai Chemical Industrial Co. Ltd, Alfa Aesar, and Qingdao Shinda Chemical Co., Ltd

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