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Global Dimethicone Market: By Application: Hair Care, Skin Care, Others; Regional Analysis; Historical Market and Forecast (2016-2026); Market Dynamics; SWOT Analysis; Porter’s Five Forces Analysis; EMR’s Key Indicators for Demand; EMR’s Key Indicators for Price; Cost Analysis; Competitive Landscape; Industry Events and Developments

Global Dimethicone Market Outlook

The global dimethicone market reached a volume of almost 247.2 kilo metric tons in 2020. The industry is further expected to grow at a CAGR of 3% between 2021 and 2026 to reach a volume of nearly 295.2 kilo metric tons by 2026.


Global Dimethicone Market

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The Asia Pacific is the major regional market for dimethicones driven by the high growth rates of its skincare and hair care markets. Europe and North America follow the Asia Pacific as the other major demand markets for the product. Latin America is also expected to drive the demand for dimethicones in the coming years due to the healthy growth of the personal care industry in the region. North America and Western Europe contribute significantly to the trade market as they export significant proportion of higher grades of the product to the Asia Pacific countries like India and China as well as exporting to Latin America. Even though the supply of the product in the Asia Pacific is sufficient, the region is a net importer of dimethicones as it imports higher grades of the product from western countries.

Dimethicone has excellent emulsification and anti-foaming properties in hair products such as shampoos and conditioners, which account for almost half of its demand, annually, thus, aiding its market growth. There has also been an increase in the product launches recently, in the shampoo and conditioner category, signifying an increase in hair care product usage, which is further expected to propel the dimethicone market. Skin care is the second-largest application sector for the product. The market for skin care products is driven mainly by its excellent moisturizing and skin-healing properties in products like moisturizers, cream-based cosmetics, and lotions. Other applications include its use in antiperspirants, deodorants, and pharmaceutical products for treating gastrointestinal and dermal ailments.


Properties and Applications

Dimethicones belong to a wider category of silicones. They are linear siloxanes produced through swing capacities at the silicone production sites. They find their major applications in the following sectors:


Global Dimethicone Market By Application

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  • Hair Care
  • Skin Care
  • Others

The report also covers the regional markets of the product like North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa.


Global Dimethicone Market By Region

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Market Analysis

The rapidly growing markets for skin care and hair care are driving the industry for dimethicones in the Asia Pacific region. Thus, the rising demand from the Asia Pacific's personal care industry is aiding overall dimethicone market growth for dimethicones. The increase in the disposable income, along with the need to stay updated about the latest fashion trends like perming, hair colouring, and the use of BB/CC creams, is expected to drive the growth of the dimethicone market. The rising experimentation with innovative and customised personal care products is further propelling the industry forward. The dimethicone market is finding impetus for its growth in the demand for prestigious products, i.e., high value and branded products, in Europe and North America. In the United States, the industry is being aided by the rising demand for multicultural and men’s hair care products.

The rising popularity of natural personal care products amidst consumers is expected to drive the growth of the global dimethicone market. The manufacturers of synthetic personal care ingredients are effectively incorporating natural ingredients and catering to the demand for high-performance and sensory properties. Thus, the major dimethicone manufacturers are utilizing a combination of dimethicones to enhance the quality of natural ingredients, resulting in many innovative formulations.

The multifunctional skin care products that offer cosmetic and moisturizing benefits are propelling the dimethicone market forward. The market for anti-ageing products is led by the aging population in Europe, Japan, and North America, which is aiding the dimethicone market in these regions. The market for personal care is more mature in Europe and North America as compared to the Asia Pacific, which is witnessing a rising demand for customised and novel skin and hair care products.


Competitive Landscape

August 2017- Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (OTCMKTS: SHECY) to expand the silicones production capacity at its Shin-Etsu Silicones of America’s (SESA) plant in Akron, US.

The report gives a detailed analysis of the following key players in the global dimethicone market, covering their competitive landscape, capacity, and latest developments like mergers, acquisitions, and investments, expansions of capacity, and plant turnarounds:

  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Momentive Performance Material Inc.
  • Wacker Chemie AG
  • Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.
  • China National Bluestar (Group) Co,Ltd.
  • Ashland Global Holdings Inc
  • AB Specialty Silicones
  • KCC Basildon
  • NuSil Technology LLC
  • ICM Products Inc.
  • Others

The comprehensive EMR report provides an in-depth assessment of the industry based on Porter's five forces model, along with giving a SWOT analysis.

*We at Expert Market Research always thrive to give you the latest information. The numbers in the article are only indicative and may be different from the actual report.

1    Preface
    1.1    Objectives of the Study
        1.1.1    Research Objective
        1.1.2    Key Findings of the Report
2    Research Methodology
    2.1    Data Extraction
    2.2    Data Corroboration
    2.3    Market Structure
    2.4    Assumptions
    2.5    Market Models
3    Introduction
    3.1    Market Outlook
    3.2    Market Scope and Segmentation
    3.3    Additional Insights
4    Executive Summary
    4.1    Key Market Developments
    4.2    Market Analysis
    4.3    Key Players
    4.4    Cost Structure
    4.5    Market Revenue and Growth
5    Market Dynamics
    5.1    Market Driver Analysis
    5.2    Market Restraint Analysis
    5.3    Industry Challenges
    5.4    Industry Opportunities
6    Global Silicones Market Overview
    6.1    Figure: Global Silicones Historical Market (2016-2020) & Forecast (2021-2026)
    6.2    Chart: Global Silicones Market Breakup by Region
        6.2.1    North America
        6.2.2    Europe
        6.2.3    Asia Pacific
        6.2.4    Latin America
        6.2.5    Middle East and Africa
7    Global Dimethicone Market Analysis
    7.1    Figure: Global Dimethicones Historical Market (2016-2020) & Forecast (2021-2026)
    7.2    Chart: Global Dimethicone Market Breakup by Application
        7.2.1    Hair Care
        7.2.2    Skin Care
        7.2.3    Others
    7.3    Figure: Global Dimethicone Market Breakup by Application: Historical Market (2016-2020) & Forecast (2021-2026)
        7.3.1    Hair Care
        7.3.2    Skin Care
        7.3.3    Others
    7.4    Chart: Global Dimethicone Market Breakup by Region
        7.4.1    North America
      United States of America
        7.4.2    Europe
      United Kingdom
        7.4.3    Asia Pacific
        7.4.4    Latin America
        7.4.5    Middle East and Africa
      Saudi Arabia
      United Arab Emirates
      South Africa
    7.5    Figure: Global Dimethicone Market Breakup by Region: Historical Market (2016-2020) & Forecast (2021-2026)
        7.5.1    North America
      United States of America
        7.5.2    Europe
      United Kingdom
        7.5.3    Asia Pacific
        7.5.4    Latin America
        7.5.5    Middle East and Africa
      Saudi Arabia
      United Arab Emirates
      South Africa
8    Global Dimethicones Price Analysis
    8.1    North America Dimethicones Historical Price Trends (2016-2020) and Forecast (2021-2026)
    8.2    Europe Dimethicones Historical Price Trends (2016-2020) and Forecast (2021-2026)
    8.3    Asia Pacific Dimethicones Historical Price Trends (2016-2020) and Forecast (2021-2026)
    8.4    Latin America Dimethicones Historical Price Trends (2016-2020) and Forecast (2021-2026)
    8.5    Middle East and Africa Dimethicones Historical Price Trends (2016-2020) and Forecast (2021-2026)
9    SWOT Analysis
    9.1    Overview
    9.2    Strengths
    9.3    Weaknesses
    9.4    Opportunities
    9.5    Threats
10    Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
    10.1    Overview
    10.2    Buyer’s Power
    10.3    Supplier’s Power
    10.4    New Entrants
    10.5    Degree of Rivalry
    10.6    Substitutes
11    Value Chain Analysis
12    EMR’s Key Indicators for Demand
13    EMR’s Key Indicators for Price
14    Procurement Strategy

    14.1    Contract Length
    14.2    Sourcing Models
    14.3    Negotiation Levers
    14.4    Advantages and Disadvantages of Contract vs. Spot
15    Cost Analysis
    15.1    Cost of Raw Material
    15.2    Utilities
    15.3    Manpower
    15.4    Other Cost
16    Competitive Landscape & Supplier Analysis
    16.1    The Dow Chemical Company
        16.1.1    Company Overview
        16.1.2    Financial Analysis
    16.2    Momentive Performance Material Inc.
        16.2.1    Company Overview
        16.2.2    Financial Analysis
    16.3    Wacker Chemie AG
        16.3.1    Company Overview
        16.3.2    Financial Analysis
    16.4    Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.
        16.4.1    Company Overview
        16.4.2    Financial Analysis
    16.5    China National Bluestar (Group) Co,Ltd.
        16.5.1    Company Overview
        16.5.2    Financial Analysis
    16.6    Ashland Global Holdings Inc
        16.6.1    Company Overview
        16.6.2    Financial Analysis
    16.7    AB Specialty Silicones
        16.7.1    Company Overview
        16.7.2    Financial Analysis
    16.8    KCC Basildon
        16.8.1    Company Overview
        16.8.2    Financial Analysis
    16.9    NuSil Technology LLC
        16.9.1    Company Overview
        16.9.2    Financial Analysis
    16.10    ICM Products Inc.
        16.10.1    Company Overview
        16.10.2    Financial Analysis
    16.11    Others
17    Industry Events and Developments

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18    Manufacturing Process
    18.1    Detailed Process Flow
    18.2    Operations Involved
    18.3    Mass Balance
19    Production Cost Analysis and Project Economics
    19.1    Land, Location and Site Development
    19.2    Construction
    19.3    Plant Machinery
    19.4    Cost of Raw Material
    19.5    Packaging
    19.6    Transportation
    19.7    Utilities
    19.8    Manpower
    19.9    Other Capital Investment

Analyst Review

The global dimethicone market attained a volume of 247.2 kilo metric tons in 2020. It is expected to witness a further growth in the forecast period of 2021-2026, growing at a CAGR of 3%. The dimethicone market is projected to reach almost nearly 295.2 kilo metric tons by 2026.

EMR’s meticulous research methodology delves deep into the market, covering the macro and micro aspects of the industry. Based on its application sectors, the dimethicone market can be segmented into hair and skin care, among others, with skin care dominating the applications of dimethicones. The major regional markets for the product are North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa, with the Asia Pacific being the leading regional dimethicone market. The key players in the above industry include The Dow Chemical Company, Momentive Performance Material Inc., Wacker Chemie AG, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd., China National Bluestar (Group) Co,Ltd., Ashland Global Holdings Inc, AB Specialty Silicones, KCC Basildon, NuSil Technology LLC, and ICM Products Inc., among others.

The major drivers of the industry such as rising disposable incomes, increasing population, rising demand from the Asia Pacific personal care market, rising demand for men’s hair care products, and growing innovations in the personal care industry are driving the growth of the dimethicone market globally. EMR’s research methodology uses a combination of cutting-edge analytical tools and the expertise of their highly accomplished team, thus, providing their customers with industry insights that are accurate, actionable, and help them remain ahead of their competition.

EMR’s approach gives their clients a comprehensive assessment of the prevailing and projected industry conditions through the collection, collation, and analysis of data from trusted sources. The key questions answered in the market study are:

  • How has the global dimethicone market performed in the previous years (2016-2020)?
  • What is the forecast assessment of the dimethicone market for 2021-2026?
  • What are the major dimethicone market drivers and constraints?
  • What are the major price and demand indicators of the global dimethicone market?
  • What are the price trends of the product in the global dimethicone market?
  • Who are the key manufacturers of the product in the global dimethicone market?
  • What is the degree of competition in the global dimethicone market?
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