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High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Size, Share: By Application: Film and Sheet, Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding, Pipe and Profile, Wire and Cables, Others; By Feedstock: Naphtha, Natural Gas, Others; By Manufacturing Process: Gas Phase, Slurry Process, Solution Process, Others; Regional Analysis; Competitive Landscape; 2024-2032

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Outlook

The global high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market size was valued at USD 79.53 billion in 2023. The market is further projected to grow at a CAGR of 4% between 2024 and 2032, reaching a value of USD 113.24 billion by 2032.

 

Key Takeaways

  • Between 2019 and 2021, China had the world's largest production capacity for high-density polyethylene (HDPE), valued at approximately 4.16 million metric tons.
  • The amount of naphtha consumed in 2023 was 1.2 million metric tons.
  • With a production volume of about 3.7 million tons, high-density polyethylene (HDPE) ranked as the second most produced synthetic resin in South Korea in 2022.
  • India used about 21 million tons of plastic in total in 2021.

 

High-density polyethylene, often abbreviated as HDPE, refers to a thermoplastic polymer obtained from the monomer ethylene. HDPE is renowned for its high strength-to-density ratio. It has high specific strength, is hard, quite opaque, and can resist high temperatures. It can withstand several different solvents. All these properties enable HDPE resin to have application as a raw material in several industries, some of which are plastic bottles, pipes, ropes, disposable suits, chairs, toys, and others.

 

The high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market growth is driven by factors such as increasing demand from various end-use industries, especially the packaging and construction sectors, growing environmental awareness and recycling initiatives, and favourable government policies and regulations.

 

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market

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Key Trends and Developments

Rising demand for HDPE in packaging industry, growing use of HDPE in 3D printing applications, and shift towards bio-based HDPE production are propelling the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market development

 

Date Company News
January 2024 LyondellBasell Launched Petrothene T3XL7420, a cross-linkable, flame-retardant compound for cost savings and streamlined processes.
January 2024 INEOS Group Constructed the first entirely sustainable gas pipeline using bio-based HDPE produced at INEOS's Belgian facility.
October 2023 ExxonMobil, Pioneer Natural Resources Announced a proposed merger in an all-stock transaction to create a larger, more competitive company.
May 2020 Dow Chemical Created and introduced to the Asia Pacific market a newly designed post-consumer recycled plastic resin for use in collation shrink film applications.

 

 

Trends Impact
Rising demand for HDPE in packaging industry HDPE is widely used for making bottles, containers, bags, and other packaging materials due to its durability, flexibility, and recyclability. This trend is expected to boost high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market growth as packaging accounts for the largest share of HDPE consumption.
Increasing adoption of HDPE pipes in water and gas distribution HDPE pipes offer advantages such as corrosion resistance, leak prevention, low maintenance, and long service life. They are also suitable for trenchless installation, which reduces the environmental impact and cost of construction. The growing demand for high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipes in water and gas distribution is expected to drive the market growth.
Growing use of HDPE in 3D printing applications Because of its low cost, high strength, and ease of processing, HDPE is one of the materials most frequently used in 3D printing. It can be used to create complex structures. The increasing popularity of 3D printing as a tool for prototyping, customising, and manufacturing is expected to create new opportunities for the high-density polyethylene market.
Shift towards bio-based HDPE production As environmental concerns and regulations become more stringent, many HDPE producers are shifting towards bio-based sources of raw materials, such as sugarcane, corn, and biomass. Bio-based HDPE offers lower greenhouse gas emissions. The shift towards bio-based HDPE production is expected to increase the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market size.

 

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Trends

High-density polyethylene is being extensively used in the production of films which are used to safeguard goods in storages. Given the ever-rising demand for packaging films, the thin-film applications of HDPE are expected to increase exponentially and can result in high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market expansion in the future. The food packaging applications will also see an increased demand due to the increasing focus on expanding the shelf life of edible products.

 

Additionally, increasing awareness against single-use plastics is expected to further build up an already omnipresent ecosystem for HDPE, and, in turn, benefit the high-density polyethylene manufacturers. Moreover, the meteoric rise of the e-commerce industry as one of the most suitable shopping options has caused a sharp surge in the demand for packaging raw materials, such as high-density polyethylene. This will positively affect the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market outlook in the forecast period.

 

Furthermore, the increasing construction activities and rapid urbanisation across the globe is likely to augment the high-density polyethylene market growth. According to Global Construction Perspectives and Oxford Economics, the global volume of construction is expected to increase by 85% by 2030. This growth would be particularly driven by countries like India, USA, and China, which are estimated to contribute around 57% to the total market value.

 

The booming construction industry is expected to exponentially increase the demand for HDPE pipes. The pipes made of conventional materials like steel, and concrete, among others are consistently being replaced by plastic pipes due to their installation advantages, lower cost, and better performance. This is expected to significantly aid the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market growth.

 

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market By Application

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Market Segmentation

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Report and Forecast 2024-2032 offers a detailed analysis of the market based on the following segments:

 

Market Breakup Categories
Application Film and Sheet, Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding, Pipe and Profile, Wire and Cables, Others
Feedstock Naphtha, Natural Gas, Others
Manufacturing Process Gas Phase, Slurry Process, Solution Process, Others
Region North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa

 

Naphtha segment to hold significant high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market share due to its versatility in different plastic and packaging applications

Naphtha is a liquid hydrocarbon mixture derived from crude oil or coal tar, while natural gas is a gaseous mixture of hydrocarbons, mainly methane. Naphtha-based HDPE is produced by cracking naphtha in the presence of steam at high temperatures and pressures. It has a higher production cost than natural gas-based HDPE, as naphtha is more expensive and requires more energy for cracking. However, naphtha-based HDPE has a wider range of molecular weights and densities, which allows for more flexibility and versatility in product applications. Naphtha segment is anticipated to lead the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market share, especially in regions where naphtha is readily available, such as Asia Pacific and Europe.

 

Natural gas-based HDPE is produced by cracking natural gas in the presence of oxygen or air at high temperatures and pressures. The ethylene produced is then polymerised with catalysts to form HDPE. Natural gas-based HDPE has a lower production cost than naphtha-based HDPE, as natural gas is cheaper and requires less energy for cracking. However, natural gas-based HDPE has a narrower range of molecular weights and densities, which limits its product applications. The natural gas-based HDPE segment of HDPE market is demanded mainly in regions where natural gas is abundant, such as North America and the Middle East.

 

Films and sheet applications widely use HDPE due to increasing demand for durable packaging films in many industries

Film and sheet segment includes HDPE films and sheets used for packaging, agriculture, construction, geomembranes, etc. According to high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market report, this segment accounted for the largest share in historical period and the growth of this segment is driven by the increasing demand for flexible and durable packaging materials, especially in the food and beverage, personal care, and pharmaceutical sectors.

 

The blow moulding segment in HDPE market includes products such as bottles, containers, drums, and tanks that are formed by blowing air into a hollow plastic tube. The growth of this segment is fuelled by the rising demand for blow moulded HDPE in the packaging of liquids, such as milk, juices, water, detergents, etc.

 

Moreover, the HDPE pipes and profiles are used for water supply, sewage, gas distribution, irrigation, drainage, etc. There is a high demand for HDPE pipes in polyethylene market due to the superior properties of HDPE pipes and profiles, such as corrosion resistance, flexibility, durability, low maintenance, etc.

 

Wire and cables include HDPE products used as insulation and sheathing materials for electrical and telecommunication wires and cables. This segment will account for a steady and growing share in the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market due to increasing demand for HDPE wire and cable products in various sectors, such as power, communication, transportation, etc.

 

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market By Region

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Competitive Landscape

Market participants are actively using high-density polyethylene (HDPE) for various applications, further improving their merger and acquisition efforts to stay ahead in the competition

 

Company Name Year Founded Headquarters Products/Services
INEOS Group 2012 Paris, France Polypropylene, polyethylene, styrene monomer, acrylonitrile, butadiene, ethylene oxide and glycols
LyondellBasell Industries NV 2007 Rotterdam, Netherlands Olefins, polyolefins, aromatics, oxyfuels, intermediates, advanced polymer solutions, refining and technology
Exxon Mobil Corporation 1999 Texas, United States Crude oil, natural gas, petroleum products, petrochemicals, power generation and exploration and production
The Dow Chemical Company 1897 Michigan, United States Plastics, chemicals, agricultural products, performance materials, coatings, consumer care and industrial solutions

 

Other key players in the global high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market include Braskem SA, Formosa Plastics Corporation, and Reliance Industries Limited, among others.

 

Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis by Region

Asia Pacific region to provide growth opportunities to the HDPE market due to rapidly developing packaging and construction industries

Region-wise, the Asia Pacific is expected to witness a robust high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market growth over the forecast period both in terms of consumption and production. The growth can be attributed to the region’s already high and ever-growing population and the rapidly developing packaging and construction industries. Furthermore, a major chunk of world’s HDPE producing units are in the Asia Pacific region.

 

The high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market in North American region is expected to witness a moderate growth rate, owing to the mature end-use sectors and the stringent environmental regulations. However, the increasing shale gas production and the development of bio-based HDPE are expected to create new opportunities for the market players. The United States is the leading market in this region, followed by Canada and Mexico.

 

Europe high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market is also expected to exhibit a moderate growth rate, due to the saturation of the end-use markets and the economic slowdown in some countries. However, the rising demand for HDPE in the medical sector and the growing adoption of recycled HDPE are expected to boost market. Germany, France, Italy, and the United Kingdom are the major markets in this region.

 

Key Highlights of the Report

REPORT FEATURES DETAILS
Base Year 2023
Historical Period 2018-2023
Forecast Period 2024-2032
Scope of the Report

Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Drivers and Constraints, Historical and Forecast Market Analysis by Segment:

  • Application
  • Feedstock
  • Manufacturing Process
  • Region
Breakup by Application
  • Film and Sheet
  • Injection Moulding 
  • Blow Moulding
  • Pipe and Profile
  • Wire and Cables
  • Others
Breakup by Feedstock
  • Naphtha
  • Natural Gas
  • Others
Breakup by Manufacturing Process
  • Gas Phase
  • Slurry Process
  • Solution Process
  • Others
Breakup by Region
  • North America
    • United States of America 
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • United Kingdom
    • Germany
    • France
    • Italy
    • Others
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • ASEAN
    • Australia
    • Others
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Mexico
    • Others
  • Middle East and Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • United Arab Emirates
    • Nigeria
    • South Africa
    • Others
Market Dynamics
  • SWOT Analysis
  • Porter's Five Forces Analysis
  • Key Indicators for Demand
  • Key Indicators for Price
Competitive Landscape
  • Market Structure
  • Company Profiles
    • Company Overview
    • Product Portfolio
    • Demographic Reach and Achievements
    • Certifications
Companies Covered
  • INEOS Group
  • LyondellBasell Industries NV
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Braskem SA
  • Formosa Plastics Corporation
  • Reliance Industries Limited
  • Others
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1    Preface
2    Report Coverage – Key Segmentation and Scope
3    Report Description

    3.1    Market Definition and Outlook
    3.2    Properties and Applications
    3.3    Market Analysis
    3.4    Key Players
4    Key Assumptions
5    Executive Summary

    5.1    Overview
    5.2    Key Drivers
    5.3    Key Developments
    5.4    Competitive Structure
    5.5    Key Industrial Trends
6    Snapshot
    6.1    Global
    6.2    Regional
7    Opportunities and Challenges in the Market
8    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis

    8.1    Key Industry Highlights
    8.2    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market (2018-2023) 
    8.3    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast (2024-2032)
    8.4    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market by Application
        8.4.1    Film and Sheet
            8.4.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.4.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.4.2    Injection Moulding
            8.4.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.4.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.4.3    Blow Moulding
            8.4.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.4.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.4.4    Pipe and Profile
            8.4.4.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.4.4.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.4.5    Wire and Cables
            8.4.5.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.4.5.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.4.6    Others
    8.5    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market by Feedstock
        8.5.1    Naphtha
            8.5.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.5.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.5.2    Natural Gas
            8.5.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.5.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.5.3    Others
    8.6    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market by Manufacturing Process
        8.6.1    Gas Phase
            8.6.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.6.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.6.2    Slurry Process
            8.6.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.6.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.6.3    Solution Process
            8.6.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023)
            8.6.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.6.4    Others   
    8.5    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market by Region
        8.5.1    North America
            8.5.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
            8.5.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.5.2    Europe
            8.5.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
            8.5.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.5.3    Asia Pacific
            8.5.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
            8.5.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.5.4    Latin America
            8.5.4.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
            8.5.4.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
        8.5.5    Middle East and Africa
            8.5.5.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
            8.5.5.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
9    North America High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis
    9.1    United States of America 
        9.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        9.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    9.2    Canada
        9.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        9.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
10    Europe High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis
    10.1    United Kingdom
        10.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        10.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    10.2    Germany
        10.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        10.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    10.3    France
        10.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        10.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    10.4    Italy
        10.4.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        10.4.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    10.5    Others
11    Asia Pacific High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis
    11.1    China
        11.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        11.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    11.2    Japan
        11.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        11.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    11.3    India
        11.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        11.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    11.4    ASEAN
        11.4.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        11.4.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    11.5    Australia
        11.5.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        11.5.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    11.6    Others
12    Latin America High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis
    12.1    Brazil
        12.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        12.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    12.2    Argentina
        12.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        12.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    12.3    Mexico
        12.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        12.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    12.4    Others
13    Middle East and Africa High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Analysis
    13.1    Saudi Arabia
        13.1.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        13.1.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    13.2    United Arab Emirates
        13.2.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        13.2.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    13.3    Nigeria
        13.3.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        13.3.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    13.4    South Africa
        13.4.1    Historical Trend (2018-2023) 
        13.4.2    Forecast Trend (2024-2032)
    13.5    Others
14    Market Dynamics
    14.1    SWOT Analysis
        14.1.1    Strengths
        14.1.2    Weaknesses
        14.1.3    Opportunities
        14.1.4    Threats
    14.2    Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
        14.2.1    Supplier’s Power
        14.2.2    Buyer’s Power
        14.2.3    Threat of New Entrants
        14.2.4    Degree of Rivalry
        14.2.5    Threat of Substitutes
    14.3    Key Indicators for Demand
    14.4    Key Indicators for Price
15    Value Chain Analysis
16    Price Analysis
17    Manufacturing Process

    17.1    Overview
    17.2    Detailed Process Flow
    17.3    Operation Involved
18    Competitive Landscape
    18.1    Market Structure
    18.2    Company Profiles
        18.2.1    INEOS Group
            18.2.1.1    Company Overview
            18.2.1.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.1.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.1.4    Certifications
        18.2.2    LyondellBasell Industries NV
            18.2.2.1    Company Overview
            18.2.2.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.2.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.2.4    Certifications
        18.2.3    Exxon Mobil Corporation
            18.2.3.1    Company Overview
            18.2.3.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.3.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.3.4    Certifications
        18.2.4    The Dow Chemical Company
            18.2.4.1    Company Overview
            18.2.4.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.4.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.4.4    Certifications
        18.2.5    Braskem SA
            18.2.5.1    Company Overview
            18.2.5.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.5.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.5.4    Certifications
        18.2.6    Formosa Plastics Corporation
            18.2.6.1    Company Overview
            18.2.6.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.6.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.6.4    Certifications
        18.2.7    Reliance Industries Limited
            18.2.7.1    Company Overview
            18.2.7.2    Product Portfolio
            18.2.7.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            18.2.7.4    Certifications
        18.2.8    Others
19    Key Trends and Developments in the Market


List of Key Figures and Tables

1.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2018 and 2032
2.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Application (USD Billion), 2018-2023
3.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Application (USD Billion), 2024-2032
4.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Feedstock (USD Billion), 2018-2023
5.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Feedstock (USD Billion), 2024-2032
6.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Manufacturing Process (USD Billion), 2018-2023
7.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Manufacturing Process (USD Billion), 2024-2032
8.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Region (USD Billion), 2018-2023
9.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (USD Billion), 2024-2032
10.    North America High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2018-2023
11.    North America High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2024-2032
12.    Europe High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2018-2023
13.    Europe High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2024-2032
14.    Asia Pacific High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2018-2023
15.    Asia Pacific High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2024-2032
16.    Latin America High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2018-2023
17.    Latin America High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2024-2032
18.    Middle East and Africa High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2018-2023
19.    Middle East and Africa High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2024-2032
20.    North America Historical Price Trends and Forecast (2018-2032)
21.    Europe Historical Price Trends and Forecast (2018-2032)
22.    Asia Pacific Historical Price Trends and Forecast (2018-2032)
23.    Latin America Historical Price Trends and Forecast (2018-2032)
24.    Middle East and Africa Historical Price Trends and Forecast (2018-2032)
25.    Global High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Market Structure

Key Questions Answered in the Report

In 2023, the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market reached an approximate value of USD 79.53 billion.

The high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4% between 2024 and 2032.

The market is estimated to witness a healthy growth in the forecast period of 2024-2032 to reach USD 113.24 billion by 2032.

The major drivers of the market include the rising demand for packaging films, the surging applications of HDPE in food packaging applications, and the growing usage of HDPE in industrial liners and carrier bags, among others.

Key trends aiding market expansion include rapid urbanisation and industrialisation, surging construction activities, and the rising demand for efficient piping solutions.

The major regions in the market are North America, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Europe, and the Asia Pacific.

The major applications of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) are film and sheet, injection moulding, blow moulding, pipe and profile, wire and cables, among others.

Based on feedstock, market is segmented into naphtha and natural gas, among others.

The different manufacturing processes of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) are gas phase, slurry process, and solution process, among others.

Key players in the market are INEOS Group, LyondellBasell Industries NV, Exxon Mobil Corporation, The Dow Chemical Company, Braskem SA, Formosa Plastics Corporation, and Reliance Industries Limited, among others.

Analyst Review

The global high-density polyethylene (HDPE) market attained a value of USD 79.53 billion in 2023, driven by the ever-rising demand for packaging films, the thin-film applications of HDPE and increased demand from food packaging applications. Aided by the increasing construction activities and rapid urbanisation, the market is expected to witness a further growth in the forecast period of 2024-2032, growing at a CAGR of 4%. The market is projected to reach USD 113.24 billion by 2032.

 

EMR’s meticulous research methodology delves deep into the market, covering the macro and micro aspects of the industry. The feedstock can be divided into naphtha and natural gas, among others. Based on its applications, the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) industry can be segmented into film and sheet, injection moulding, blow moulding, pipe and profile, wire and cables, among others, with film and sheets and injection moulding accounting for the largest market share. The manufacturing processes can be divided into gas phase, slurry process, and solution process, among others. The major regional markets for high-density polyethylene (HDPE) are North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa, with Asia Pacific accounting for the largest share of the market. The key players in the above market include INEOS Group, LyondellBasell Industries NV, Exxon Mobil Corporation, The Dow Chemical Company, Braskem SA, Formosa Plastics Corporation, and Reliance Industries Limited., among others.

 

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 market insights that are accurate, actionable, and help them remain ahead of their competition.

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