Global Sulfosuccinate Market: Overview

Sulfosuccinate is essentially a very mild co-surfactant that is highly compatible with several other surfactants which may be anionic, non-anionic, or amphoteric. The substance is extensively used in the production of products meant for delicate skin or even baby products. It causes lower irritation to the eyes and skin of the user, as contrasted to other anionic surfactants. Sulfosuccinate offers good foaming and cleansing effects, and is also utilized as a secondary emulsifier. These desirable properties of sulfosuccinate play a key role in augmenting the demand of the product in the swiftly rising personal care and cosmetics industry. As the industry for personal care flourishes in the forthcoming years, the market for sulfosuccinate is expected to witness a significant boost. 

The report on the global sulfosuccinate market offers an in-depth study of the market scenario, with focus on its drivers, restraints, trends and opportunities. The report additionally delves into the impact of product in associated industries and business sectors. The global reports presents an insight into the various strategies that existing vendors in the market could undertake in order to gain traction in the industry, along with an analysis on entry barriers for new players. The market intelligence report acts as a comprehensive guide on the global market for sulfosuccinate over the mentioned period of forecast. 

According to TMR analysts, the global sulfosuccinate market is projected to expand at a 5.3% CAGR over the forecast period of 2015 to 2023. The market is estimated to reach a US$ 446.2 mn by the end of the duration of forecast. 

Personal Care Segment to Witness Mammoth Growth Rate

The global market for sulfosuccinates is sectioned based on applications into family cleansers and fluids, personal care products, industrial cleaners, pharmaceuticals, and others. Among these applications, the application segment of claim to fame cleansers, cleaning operators, and personal care products is expected to observe colossal growth opportunities in the anticipated years. 

Adoption of the product in household cleansers is anticipated to be in charge of creating 40% of the market income in 2014. The section is expected to remain a key shopper of sulfosuccinate over the forecast period. The product is an anionic surfactant and is broadly utilized in cleansers. It is likewise utilized as solubilizers and dispersants. 

The personal care section is required to see the swiftest development over the gauge length, as most sulfosuccinates are extraordinary frothing operators and are delicate on skin and eyes. This makes them one of the top picks, with regards to personal care products. Developing health and wellness industry will help the forte cleansers and cleaning operator's business development, which thus would multiply the sulfosuccinate piece of the overall industry sooner rather than later. 

Asia Pacific to Witness Lucrative Growth Opportunities

Based on volume, Europe dominated the world sulfosuccinate market with over 35% share in the recent past. Rise in the laundry business is the one of the key point driving the sulfosuccinate market. The in North American market is expected to witness a below average growth rate from 2015 to 2023. Brazil is the significant consumer of sulfosuccinates in Latin America. The brisk growth in urbanization and surge in disposable incomes of user are anticipated to boost the regional market.

Asia Pacific is estimated to be the swiftest growing region market for sulfosuccinates during the predicted time period. Rise in demand for sulfosuccinate is anticipated to be seen in countries, for example, South Korea, Indonesia, India, and China in Asia Pacific.

Some of the prominent players operating in the global sulfosuccinate market are The Dow Chemical Company, Stepan Company, Lonza, Huntsman Corporation, Croda International Plc, and Cytec Industries Inc. 

 
Sulfosuccinates are metal (sodium) salts of alkyl ester of sulfosuccinic acid. Sulfosuccinates are used in various cleansing formulations, household detergents & cleaners, industrial cleaners, textiles, pharmaceuticals, polymers, paints & coatings, leather, printing, and agriculture applications. Sulfosuccinate surfactants are extensively employed in the personal care industry to improve the mildness of skin care creams, hair care creams, and cosmetics.
 
This report provides detailed description of the global sulfosuccinate market in terms of volume share (Kilo Tons) and revenue (US$ Mn) for the period from 2014 to 2023. It highlights factors contributing to the growth of the market. It also enumerates restraints that the market faces. The market is described with respect to various segments along with opportunities that are anticipated to arise in the next eight years.
 
The sulfosuccinate market has been segmented based on applications such as dishwashing liquid, household detergents & liquids, industrial cleaners, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, and other applications. Other applications include food processing, textiles, enhanced oil recovery, and leather. The study provides forecast and estimates for each application in terms of revenue and volume during the forecast period from 2015 to 2023. Each application has been further analyzed based on regional and country levels from 2014 to 2023 in terms of volume and revenue.
 
We have included a detailed value chain analysis to provide a holistic view of the sulfosuccinate market. Value chain analysis comprises detailed evaluation of the roles of various players involved in the sulfosuccinate industry, from raw material suppliers to end-users. Porter’s five forces model has been used to determine the impact of various factors such as degree of competition, bargaining power of suppliers, threat of substitutes, bargaining power of buyers, and threat of new entrants during the forecast period. Furthermore, the report comprises market attractiveness analysis, which analyzes the application segments that are estimated to be lucrative during the forecast period on the basis of their market size and growth rate. Attractiveness of the market has been derived from market size, profit margin, growth rate, availability of raw materials, competition, and other factors such as social and legal constraints. 
 
In terms of geography, the sulfosuccinate market has been segmented into regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. The market has been segmented on the basis of application types such as dish washing liquids, household detergents & cleaners, industrial cleaners, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, and other applications. The study provides a detailed view of country-level aspects of the market on the basis of application segments and estimates the market in terms of revenue and volume during the forecast period.
 
The market estimates for this study have been based on volume, with revenue being derived through regional pricing trends. Additionally, the market has been analyzed based on expected demand and the market data for each segment is based on demand volume and corresponding revenue. The prices considered for the calculation of revenue are average regional prices obtained through primary quotes from numerous regional suppliers, distributors, and direct selling regional producers. 
 
The report also offers a competitive landscape of the overall market with company profiles of players such as Cytec Industries Inc., Huntsman Corporation, The Dow Chemical Company, Stepan Company, and MFG Chemical Inc. A detailed description of the company overview in terms of headquarters, inception, stock listing, upcoming capacities, key mergers & acquisitions, financial overview, and recent developments provides a thorough idea about the competitive positioning of market players. 
 
The report segments the global sulfosuccinate market as follows:
  • Sulfosuccinate Market – Application Analysis
    • Dish washing liquids
    • Household detergents & cleaners
    • Industrial cleaners
    • Personal care products
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Others (Including textiles, petroleum processing, food processing agrochemicals, etc.)
  • Sulfosuccinate Market – Regional Analysis
    • North America
      • U.S.
      • Rest of North America
    • Europe
      • France
      • UK
      • Spain
      • Germany
      • Italy
      • Rest of Europe
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • India
      • ASEAN
      • Rest of Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
      • Brazil
      • Rest of Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa (MEA)
      • GCC
      • South Africa
      • Rest of MEA
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