Published : Apr 13, 2016

Global Lignosulfonates Market to Rise to US$960.2 mn by 2024, Driven by Rising Demand in Construction and Animal Feed Industries

Lignosulfonates are the commercially most viable sources of lignin as they are recovered as byproducts during the process of paper manufacturing and are available at economic prices for industrial purposes. Lignosulfonates are also eco-friendly and readily soluble in water. Thus, these anionic polymers observe significant demand from a number of applications across several industries.

Published : Apr 12, 2016

Asia Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis Market to Reach US$28.8 mn by 2023, Propelled by Increasing Occurrence of Congenital Heart Diseases

PGD is 98% accurate in determining various genetic abnormalities. The accuracy rate of PGD techniques makes it a popular choice among many people to treat their genetic diseases. The Asia preimplantation genetic diagnosis market is expected to progress at a 6.80% CAGR during the period between 2015 and 2023. The market stood at US$16.0 mn in 2014 and is expected to reach US$28.8 mn by 2023 owing to factors such as the increasing occurrence of various diseases such as hereditary breast cancer, asthma, cancer, and congenital heart diseases.

Published : Apr 12, 2016

Global Footwear Market to be Driven by Increasing Demand for Innovative Designs and Products

The global footwear industry has been gaining traction in the last few years owing to the increasing demand for innovative footwear products across the globe. Increasing participation in sports has augmented the growth of the footwear market. In 2014, in terms of revenue, the global footwear market totaled US$208.7 bn and is projected to reach a value of US$258.2 bn by the end of 2023, exhibiting a 2.50% CAGR between 2015 and 2023. On the basis of volume, in 2014, the global footwear market was standing at 9.99 bn units and is anticipated to be 12.11 bn units by the end of 2023, registering a 2.30% CAGR between 2015 and 2023.

Published : Apr 11, 2016

Ultrasound Devices Market Grows Steadily due to Increasing Prevalence of Cardiovascular Diseases

Ultrasound devices allow physicians to image internal organs such as the liver, the stomach, the heart, tendons, muscles, joints, and blood vessels of a patient’s body for the diagnosis of diseases. Ultrasonic devices also help surgeons in performing operations by guiding the movement of surgical instruments. 

Published : Apr 11, 2016

Burgeoning Packaging Sector Boosts Molded Plastics Market in GCC

Molded plastics are made from polymers by placing the raw material in casts or molds to give it a desired shape. Various methods are used for making these plastics, which are used in several industries. Items made out of molded plastics are inert and lighter, making them the perfect substitute for materials such as paper, wood, or metal. Furthermore, the reduced processing time due to advancements in technologies and the ease in handling raw materials are also propelling the molded plastics market.

Published : Apr 08, 2016

IT Asset Disposition Market to Grow owing to Increasing Need for Equipment Advancement

IT asset disposition (ITAD) is a business involving disposing of unwanted or obsolete equipment in a safe as well as ecologically responsible way. ITAD vendors are specialists in the procedure of streamlining the disposition of IT assets, by the maximization of recouping of losses and minimization of costs. Big enterprises having worn out, outdated equipment regularly make decisions related to reselling or refurbishing and disposing of or recycling business equipment. 

Published : Apr 08, 2016

Europe Metal Cleaning Equipment Market Gains Impetus from Increasing Industrial Activities

The metal cleaning equipment market in Europe is witnessing a considerable surge in demand. The increasing industrial activities in this region have driven the demand for metal cleaning equipment significantly in the recent times. The aerospace, automotive, and other manufacturing industries in this region have emerged as the key end users of these equipment.

Published : Apr 07, 2016

Global Epichlorohydrin (ECH) Market to Exhibit 3.6% CAGR during 2015-2023 owing to Growing Demand from Paints and Coatings Industry

Chemically, epichlorohydrin (ECH) contains both chlorine and epoxy elements. Due to the presence of strong epoxy bond and the chiral nature of the compound, ECH is moderately soluble in water. It is extensively used in the manufacturing of plastics, elastomers, glycerols, and epoxy resins and glues. ECH is manufactured using propylene or glycerine as the raw materials. The global ECH market is estimated to expand at a CAGR of 3.6% during the period between 2015 and 2023 and reach a valuation of US$3.52 bn by 2023. 

Published : Apr 06, 2016

Global Fatty Alcohols Market to Register 5.10% CAGR from 2015-2023 thanks to Increasing Demand for Personal Care Products

Fatty alcohols are derived naturally from animal or plant oils and fats and are used widely in diverse industries such as plastics, detergents, and pharmaceuticals. Fatty alcohols can be saturated or may bear one or more double bonds. On the basis of raw materials used, fatty alcohols are broadly categorized into synthetic and natural. Synthetic fatty alcohols are manufactured from petrochemicals such as paraffin and olefins, whereas natural fatty alcohols are produced with the help of renewable resources such as oils, fats, and waxes of animal or plant origin.

Published : Apr 06, 2016

Global Fuel Additives Market to Reach US$11.1 bn by 2023 owing to Growing Penetration of Ultra-low-sulfur Diesel in Transport Industry

Fuel additives are chemical solutions or substances that are primarily added to fuel to reduce undesirable properties or even improve necessary properties. Fuel additives are used in a concentrated format, usually ranging from 2 ppm (parts per million, mg/kg) to 1000 ppm. The availability of a variety of fuel additives such as deposit control additives, stability improvers, antioxidants, corrosion inhibitors, cetane improvers, lubricity improvers, cold flow improvers, and others, reflects the range of fuel types.

Published : Apr 05, 2016

Global Hadoop Market Grows by Catering to Demand for Efficiency and Accuracy

Hadoop is one of the most popular Java-based frameworks today. It is an open source programming framework and is set up by Apache Software Foundation. Hadoop can give a user the ability to crunch through large quantities of data within an organized and distributed computer-based system. Hadoop is one of the prominent tools in the currently burgeoning industry of big data. Hadoop has a major role to play in the storage and processing of files in big data. This is a highly important task in the field of information technology, where the growing user base of consumer electronics is creating a massive influx of data into companies that need to store it in a safe and organized manner.

Published : Apr 04, 2016

Coal Trading Market to Propel due to Globally Rising Demand for Power

Coal is a combustible brownish-black or black sedimentary rock commonly found in rock strata in the veins and layers known as coal seems or coal beds. Coal is the biggest source of energy for electricity generation globally and is also amongst the biggest anthropogenic sources of carbon dioxide released. In addition, coal has been the backbone of industrial and manufacturing sectors worldwide. A considerable number of suppliers are highly active within the international coal market, ensuring an efficient and competitive environment in the market. 

Published : Apr 04, 2016

Global Home Healthcare Market to Expand in Response to Increasing Incidence of Chronic Ailments and Rising Geriatric Population

The global market for home healthcare comprises a plethora of medical services and devices that help patients get treated for a variety of chronic ailments in their own homes. These services and devices play a crucial role in providing cost-effective treatment to patients. With the growing acceptance of home healthcare, the advent of the latest technologies in the healthcare sector, and the launch of cost-effective alternatives compared to popular modalities (such as hospital visits), home healthcare offers lucrative opportunities to the enterprises operating in the market. 

Published : Apr 01, 2016

Astounding Growth of Asia Pacific Digital Door Lock Systems Market to Boost Global Expansion

The major end-use application areas for digital door lock systems include the commercial, residential, industrial, and government sectors. In 2014, the commercial segment accounted for a 37.70% share in the overall digital door lock systems market, emerging as the largest end-use segment. In this segment, small and medium businesses are forecast to be the most rapidly expanding sub-segments across various industry verticals. 

Published : Apr 01, 2016

Global CASBs Market Benefits from Increasing Threats of Security Breaches

The global cloud access security brokers (CASBs) market is anticipated to witness a massive rise in its valuation over the coming years. According to a research report published by Transparency Market Research (TMR), the market, which stood at US$3.4 bn in 2015, will reach a valuation of US$13.2 bn by the end of 2024.

Published : Mar 31, 2016

Global Natural Gas Liquids Market to Register 7.16% CAGR from 2016 to 2024, Thanks to Healthy Demand from Petrochemical Industry

Natural gas liquids are light hydrocarbons that are composed exclusively of hydrogen and carbon molecules. The chemical composition of natural gas liquids is similar to the molecular composition of crude oil and natural gas. Natural gas liquids are manufactured within a gas stream and find application in diverse industries. Several natural gas liquids can be extracted via an absorption procedure, which includes the passing of mixed gases across a pool of gas-absorbing oil. This process holds the heavier hydrocarbons but allows methane to move over. The growing demand for and rising investments in the production of natural gas liquids are expected to fuel the growth of the global market in the near future. 

Published : Mar 31, 2016

Ability to Reduce Pain and Healing Time Makes Nanosilver Sought-after Element in Healthcare Industry

Silver particles ranging from 1 nm to 100 nm in size are called nanosilver particles. These microscopic particles are used in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, plastics, and many other areas. The reason why nanosilver particles are used in several applications is their remarkable properties such as large surface area in comparison to a solid block of silver of the same volume, excellent antibacterial characteristics, less loading of silver, and good conductance. Nanosilver particles are made by combining silver nitrate and silver salts such as silver oxide, silver acetate, and silver sulfate, and other compounds such as sodium borohydride. Depending on the type of product, nanosilver is available in colloidal, powder, and master batch forms.

Published : Mar 30, 2016

Global Micro Irrigation Systems Market to Exceed US$9.14 bn by 2023 with Mounting Demand for Micro Irrigation Systems

A micro irrigation system is an efficient irrigation method that offers high agricultural productivity with less water wastage. Compared to traditional flood and furrow irrigation systems, micro irrigation systems use water judiciously. This is predicted to be the most important feature of micro irrigation systems due to which they have gained immense importance and acceptance among the farming community worldwide. 

Published : Mar 30, 2016

Global Microscopy Devices Market Gains from Advanced Research in Biomedical Sciences

In the present times, it is the industrial segment that exhibits the largest demand for advanced microscopes, which is observed mainly in the microprocessor and integrated circuit manufacture industries. Besides their novel uses, optical microscopes have always been used in medical fields, schools and educational academies to introduce microscopic use to students at the elementary level. Due to the increasing proliferation of microscopes across several fields, newer equipment is being manufactured in creative designs and attractive colors for young individuals. 

Published : Mar 29, 2016

Styrene Acrylonitrile (SAN) Resins Market Propelled by Increasing Usage in Consumer Goods Industry

Styrene acrylonitrile, or SAN, is a commonly used polymer compound. It is produced using the constituents of acrylonitrile and styrene through a process known as copolymerization. The finished product, SAN resins, usually contain 70% to 80% styrene and 20% to 30% acrylonitrile. Between these two constituents, the key chemical and mechanical properties of SAN are decided by the proportion of acrylonitrile in the mix. 

Published : Mar 28, 2016

Increasing Use of Smart Electronic Devices in Home Environments Drives Global Home Networking Devices Market

The global home networking devices market was valued at US$12.8 bn in 2014. Home networking devices connect personal devices in intra networks such as a local area network. The ceaseless demand for smartphones and tablets and the increasing use of hi-tech electronics such as television, smart lighting, and security systems that can be connected to each other is driving the demand for home networking devices. With the availability of newer electronic devices and rapid device updation, consumers change devices frequently without disruptions in the data flow. 

Published : Mar 28, 2016

Global Medical Tourism Market to Witness Increasing Influx of Medical Tourists in Asian Countries

The increasing number of people travelling abroad to seek medical treatment comprises a rising global trend. The exponentially rising healthcare cost in developed regions, coupled with the availability of advanced yet cost-effective medical services in developing countries, is encouraging people to travel abroad for treatment purposes that may also incorporate an extended holiday. This trend is called medical tourism and has been showcasing definitive growth around the world over the past few years. 

Published : Mar 25, 2016

Global High Altitude Platforms Market to Exhibit 8.7% CAGR during 2013-2023 due to Increasing Applications across Government and Defence Sector

High altitude platforms, better known as HAPs, refer to systems equipped with various payloads that are used for various applications including communication, environmental monitoring, surveillance, and navigation. At altitudes over 50,000 feet, these systems assist the payload to stay afloat for long periods. HAPs are mostly stationed in the stratosphere layer. 

Published : Mar 25, 2016

Healthcare BI Platform Market to Grow due to Growing Demand for Technologically Advanced Healthcare Systems

A business intelligence platform is used by healthcare organizations to build helpful healthcare applications that assist them in ensuring the provision of quality healthcare to patients. BI platforms help control healthcare costs and provide several benefits to healthcare organizations such as analysis capability, providing information on delivery, and integration. 

Published : Mar 23, 2016

Increasing Demand for Energy in Developing Economies to Propel Gas Insulation Substation Market

A substation is a collection of equipment installed for controlling the distribution and transmission of electric power. A gas insulation substation (GIS) is a type of electrical substation and has sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) gas as its insulating medium. GIS are much more efficient as well as reliable as compared to their counterparts, including air insulated substations.

Published : Mar 23, 2016

Global Crude Oil Carriers Market to be Driven by High Demand for Low-cost Oil from Storage Facilities

Oil tankers specially designed for shipping petroleum liquids such as crude oil, called oil carriers, are an integral part of the bulk transportation of petroleum products across international seaborne routes. The global market for crude oil carriers is thus a multibillion-dollar industry; it had a valuation of US$160 bn in 2015. A recent market research report published by Transparency Market Research states that the market will expand at a 3.5% CAGR over the period between 2016 and 2024. As a result, the market will rise to a valuation of US$217 bn.

Published : Mar 23, 2016

Global Tin Market Driven by Expansion of Consumer Electronics Industry

Tin is a silvery-white soft metal that is malleable, ductile, and light in weight. Tin is primarily used in combination with other metals to manufacture alloys. Self-governing tin miners work in various small groups to collect tin ore to supply them to the local merchants. The increasing demand for soldering equipment and soldering alloys is expected to propel the global tin market in the coming few years. 

Published : Mar 22, 2016

Global Anti-aging Market on Positive Growth Trajectory thanks to Rising Focus on Beauty

The rising demand of the consumers for safe, natural, and effective solutions to fight the signs of aging has resulted in the exponential growth of the global anti-aging market. Diverse products, services, and devices that cater to the evolving needs of the consumers are being introduced on a regular basis, which explains the rapid progress the anti-aging market has been making. And despite the several concerns regarding the safety of the components that make up anti-aging products, this market has maintained a steady demand through the years. 

Published : Mar 22, 2016

Global Non-invasive Prenatal Testing Market to be Driven by Increasing Average Maternal Age

Non-invasive prenatal testing is progressively being adopted by pregnant women who are at a high risk for common fetal chromosomal aneuploidies, including Patau syndrome, Edwards syndrome, Turner syndrome, and Down syndrome. Non-invasiveness, safety, and accuracy are the key factors credited for the popularity of these tests across the globe.

Published : Mar 22, 2016

Growing Industries and Increasing Manufacturing Activities Augment Global Copper Market

Copper is an abundantly found chemical element that is commonly used in everyday items. This exceptionally ductile, soft, and malleable element has high thermal and electrical conductivity. Due to its incredible versatility and remarkable physical, chemical, and aesthetic properties, it is a widely used metal in several industries. When extracted copper is exposed to the surface, it attains its reddish-orange color. Copper is usually extracted from open pit mines or from in-situ leach processes.