Butyl Glycol Market to Gain from Usage in the Paints and Coatings Industry as a Solvent Worldwide, says Fortune Business Insights™

Butyl Glycol Market Size and Share Analysis | Industry Growth Forecast to 2027

The global butyl glycol market is set to gain momentum from its extensive usage as a solvent in the paints & coatings industry. This information is published by Fortune Business Insights™ in an upcoming report, titled, “Butyl Glycol  Market Size, Share & Industry Analysis, By Application (Paints & Coatings, Ink, Cleaners & Detergent, Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Others) Others and Regional Forecast, 2021-2028.’ The report further states that butyl glycol is a colorless liquid when exposed in the room temperature. It is considered to be one of the most significant E-series glycol ethers.

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected the chemicals and materials sector. It spans applications from institutional cleaners to medical devices to automotive. Depending on the impact on economic conditions, numerous companies can expect opportunities for transformation and threats to vulnerable business models. Our reports contain elaborate analysis of the impact of this pandemic on the butyl glycol industry to help you better understand all the investment areas for business growth.


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The report aims to analyze the market by considering contributions, prospects, and growth trends. It presents detailed profiles of every key player operating in the market to analyze their core competencies in each segment. Apart from that, it ensures to help our clients better understand the competitive developments, namely, joint ventures, acquisitions, new product developments, agreements, and expansion of production facilities.

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Fortune Business Insights™ lists out a few of the renowned companies present in the butyl glycol market. They are as follows: 

  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Shell Chemicals
  • Petronas
  • Dynamic (Nanjing) Chemical Industry
  • Sadara Chemical Company
  • LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
  • India Glycol Limited
  • LOTTE Chemical Corporation
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Other key market players


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Drivers & Restraints-

Increasing Demand for Water-based Paints to Spur Growth

The paints and coatings industry is the highest user of butyl as it acts as an excellent flow improver, regulator, and coalesce. Hence, several companies are using it in water-based paints. The demand for such paints is increasing worldwide because of their environmentally friendly nature. They are majorly applied on exterior walls of buildings. However, the high cost of raw materials and strong competition between renowned companies may hamper the butyl market growth in the upcoming years.


Regional Insights-

Enhancements in Socio-economic Conditions to Favor Growth in Latin America

Geographically, Asia Pacific currently accounts for more than 50% butyl glycol market share. This growth is attributable to the expansion of the paints and coatings industry in China. In North America, the market will grow moderately fueled by the development of the paints and coatings industry. Europe is set to remain in the second position in the near future. Improvements in socio-political conditions are expected to boost the market in Latin America.



By Application

  • Paints & Coatings
  • Ink, Cleaners & Detergent
  • Chemicals & Petrochemicals
  • Others

By Geography

  • North America (U.S., and Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, and Rest of LATAM)
  • Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia, and Rest of Europe)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, South Korea and Rest of Asia Pacific)
  • Middle East & Africa (Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Rest of Middle East & Africa)

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Competitive Landscape-

Key Players Focus on Capacity Expansion to Meet Surging Demand Globally

The global market for butyl glycol houses a large number of companies that are currently aiming to fulfil the unmet demand for the chemical from several end-users across the globe. To do so, they are broadening their production capacities.


Below are the two industry developments:

  • July 2018: BASF expanded the production capacity of ethylene oxide at its Verbund site in Belgium. It is a major raw material required to manufacture butyl glycol. The project also contains capacity expansions for numerous downstream derivatives.
  • June 2017: Sadara Chemicals started commercially producing butyl glycol ether (BGE) in Saudi Arabia for the first time. It will be soon refined into multiple specialty chemicals.


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