Growing use of acrylamide in water treatment processes is playing an important role in driving the product’s demand worldwide. Introduction of new environmental policies pertaining to proper disposal of sewage water is expected to create broader market opportunity over the next couple of years. Moreover acrylamides are also finding extensive application in the oil and gas sector, owing to greater oil recovery needs. As per the latest report published by Transparency Market Research (TMR), the global acrylamide market is expected to soar at 10.9% CAGR between 2017 and 2022. Also, the growth of petroleum industry has partly influenced the global sales of acrylamide in recent years. Moreover, the product is also being used for processing of various food and beverage products. Factors such as changing lifestyle and increasing popularity of convenience food are anticipated to reflect favourably on the prospects of the global acrylamide market during the forecast period. In addition, the product is gaining momentum in the medical sector. Acrylamide is being increasingly used in preparation of various wellness and personal care products. Thus, acrylamide’s growing medical application is expected to further boost the market’s growth in the coming years.

Demand for acrylamide is also expected to increase from sealants and adhesive manufacturers due to increasing sales of such items. On the other hand, greater availability of acrylamide substitutes is likely to dampen the surging spirit of the market to some extent over 2022. Additionally, extensive exposure or intake of acrylamide via tobacco smoke or cooked food may cause certain negative health effects. Factors as such are expected to influence the growth of the market during the forecast period.

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APEJ to remain at the Forefront of the Global Acrylamide Market over 2022

Asia-Pacific excluding Japan APEJ acrylamide market is expected to retain its top position over 2022. The region’s market will remain highly attractive during the forecast period and is expected to reflect a double digit CAGR between 2017 and 2022. This growth will be mainly attributed to factors such as increasing disposable income and changing lifestyle. 

Waste and Wastewater Treatment will be the Leading Application Segment  

On the basis of application, the waste and wastewater treatment segment will remain highly attractive throughout the forecast period (2017-2022). This segment currently commands for more than one-third revenue share of the global acrylamide market. Towards the end of assessment period, this segment is estimated to surpass a market valuation of US$ 1,600 Mn, reflecting a CAGR of 10.8%.

Solution Based Acrylamides will continue to Register Overwhelming Sales Over 2022

On the basis of physical form, the solution segment will continue to outperform solid crystalline during the projection period. Currently, the segment represents for over two-third share of the market in terms of revenue. This segment is expected to surge at a significant CAGR during 2017 to 2022.

Microbial will continue to be the Top Process Catalyst Segment

Based on process catalyst, the microbial catalyst segment to is expected to surpass a market valuation of US$ 3,600 Mn by 2022-end. In addition, the segment is projected to ride at a CAGR of 11.6% during the forecast period.

 Competition Tracking

TMR in its report has profiled some of the leading companies that are operating in the global acrylamide market, which include BASF SE, Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., SNF Group, Kemira Oyj, Beijing Henjiu Chemical Group Corporation, Dia-Nitrix Co., Ltd., Jiangxi Changjiu Agrochemical Co., Ltd, Ecolab Inc., Ashland, and Anhui Jucheng Fine Chemicals Co.Ltd.

Transparency Market Research (TMR) has complied yet another fully comprehensive, objective and insightful research report on the global market for acrylamide. The report provides a descriptive analysis on the acrylamide market on a global level. For this, insightful data has was gathered by dissecting various market elements, which enabled the group of analysts working on the report make accurate and relevant projections pertaining to the global acrylamide market. Further, the report delivers an overview of the global market for acrylamide and offers historical, present and future assessments. The future prospect of the market in also discussed in the report thoroughly in order to provide readers with credible forecast data. 

Report Synopsis

The report commences with an executive summary that comprise of an overall picture of the acrylamide market to offer key information concerning to regional performance, physical form, applications and process catalyst segmentation analysis within the scope of report. This section of the report offers highly significant figures pertaining to the market.  The performance of the global acrylamide market has been evaluated by assessing its expansion rate and year-over-year growth of revenue. In the next part, a generic definition of acrylamide has been provided along with an introductory para. In the subsequent section, the reader will gain excess to data regarding the market dynamics of acrylamide, which encompasses key subjects such as fiscal stimulus, global economy and bottom line of enterprises. Also, information on cost structure and pricing analysis can be obtained from the report.

Market Taxonomy

One of the section of report talks about the key segments of the global acrylamide market. Basically, the market has been into application, physical form, process catalyst and region. The performances of these segments were assessed by drawing comparison based on revenue, market share and year-on-year growth rate. Key regional markets that were analyzed in report include North America, Latin America, Japan, Asia-Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ), Europe, and the Middle East and Africa (MEA).  


Physical Form

Process Catalyst

Waste and Wastewater Treatment


Microbial catalyst


Solid Crystalline

Copper catalyst

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Printing & Dyeing






Competition Landscape

The part of the section in the report comprise of competitive landscape that covers information on the companies that are functioning in the market. The section is of extreme importance to the readers as they will gain insights on key strategies utilized by market players. This will allow to make informative decisions and stay ahead. The report also offers SWOT analysis on leading market participants along with other vital data such as company overview, key developments, key financials, and product overview. The market performance and regional presence of leading companies has been explained through an intensity map.

Research Methodology

TMR has utilized an innovative and tested research methodology for obtaining revenue estimated related to the global acrylamide market. In addition, an extensive and in-depth secondary research has been conducted for estimating overall market size and identifying leading market participants. Also, the data in the report has been sourced from valuable inputs from industry expert and company executive through exhaustive primary interviews. Such research methodologies provisioned rendered the process of market analysis and forecast. Information collected through secondary and primary research are authenticated carefully and verified using the cutting-edge tools for arriving at a concrete result on the global acrylamide market for the forecast period (2017-2022).