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Silicone Fluids Market worth $6.6 billion by 2026 | Key players Dow, Wacker Chemie AG, Elkem ASA, Momentive, Shin-Etsu Chemical

10-18-2021 09:58 AM CET | Business, Economy, Finances, Banking & Insurance

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According to recent market research "Silicone Fluids Market by Type (Straight, Modified), End-Use Industry (Personal Care & Beauty, Textiles, Automotive & Transportation, Industrial, Building & Construction), & Region (North America, Europe, APAC, MEA, South America) - Global Forecast to 2026", The global silicone fluids market size is projected to grow from USD 5.1 billion in 2021 to USD 6.6 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2021 to 2026. The market is projected to grow in accordance with the increase in the demand for silicone fluids in numerous end-use industries, particularly for personal care & beauty applications across the globe. Furthermore, the silicone fluids market has witnessed a significant increase in demand, owing to its water repellency, lubricity, mold-releasability, and defoaming properties.

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The modified segment accounted for the largest market share in the silicone fluids market. Silicone fluids with organic groups introduced at the ends and side chains are called modified silicone fluids. Modified silicone fluids are used in various applications, as ingredients in cosmetics, resin modifiers, textile treatment agents, additives for waxes, water repellents for construction applications, and release agents.

The personal care & beauty segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR from 2021 to 2026. It is witnessing high growth owing to versatility and unique properties of silicone fluids. They offer several functional benefits, including a rheological stable base with delivery benefits and good compatibility with other solvents, actives, and inert ingredients in the formula. One of the major driving factors for personal care is the aging population in the European and North American regions. This leads to an increase in the demand for anti-aging and anti-hair loss products.

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The global silicone fluids market size is projected to grow from USD 5.1 billion in 2021 to USD 6.6 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2021 to 2026. Silicone fluids are a family of synthetic liquids in which the groups identified as methyl groups may represent any organic groups. All the organic groups can be the same or different. They are linear Polydimethylsiloxanes (PDMS) obtained through the condensation of dimethyldichlorosilane. They are thermally stable, chemically inert, and retain their viscosity over a wide range of low and high temperatures. It is of two types: straight and modified. Silicone fluids is widely used and preferred in end-use industries such as personal care & beauty, textiles, automotive & transportation, industrial, building & construction, amongst others.

The silicone fluids market has thousands of companies that thrive in their domestic market. A few of the major players are, The Dow Chemical Company (US), Wacker Chemie AG (Germany), Elkem ASA (Norway), Momentive (US), and Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (Japan), among others. These players have adopted various growth strategies, such as mergers & acquisitions, and expansions, to increase their market shares and enhance their product portfolios.

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The Dow Chemical Company is one of the leading chemicals and plastics manufacturers and a dominant manufacturer of silicone fluids. The company operates globally through four business segments: packaging & specialty plastics, industrial intermediates & infrastructure, performance materials & coatings, and corporate. It manufactures silicone fluids through the performance materials & coatings segment. The company offers silicone fluids products for various applications in industries, such as construction, energy, electronics, beauty & personal care, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing, textile, paper, and paints & coatings. The company offers silicone fluids products under the brand name XIAMETER and DOWSIL. The company is active in over 180 countries globally.

Wacker Chemie AG is one of the leading manufacturers of specialty silica that operates through five major business segments: silicones, polymers, polysilicon, biosolutions, and others. It offers silicone fluids products through the Wacker Silicones segment for different end markets, such as pharmaceuticals, textiles, cosmetics, and electronics. Wacker Silicones have the broadest offering, and the division produces both specialty and standard products. Their product portfolio ranges from silanes through silicone fluids, emulsions, elastomers, sealants, and resins to pyrogenic silicas. Wacker Chemie AG has experience of more 100 years, along with a base of 52 sales offices in 32 countries globally. It has 24 production sites and 24 technical centers, globally.


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