Global Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) Sales Market Report 2018

Published - Jan 1970 | Category - Chemical & Material | No. of Pages - 124 | Published By - Global QYResearch

Report Highlights

This report studies the global Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) market status and forecast, categorizes the global Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) market size (value & volume) by key players, type, application, and region. This report focuses on the top players in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia India and Other regions (Middle East & Africa, Central & South America).

Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC), also named 4-Methyl-2-pentanol, is a colorless stable liquid with a medium odor, an organic chemical compound. The chemical formula of methyl isobutyl carbinol is C6H14O, with molar mass of 102.174. The CAS number is 108-11-2.

MIBC has limited solubility in water, but is miscible with most organic solvents. It can be used as a latent solvent within a solvent blend to alter performance characteristics such as drying, curing, viscosity and flow. It also has good solvent power for dissolving oils, waxes, gums, natural resins and cellulose.

The main uses of MIBC are as a frother in mineral flotation and in the production of lubricant oil additives. Besides that, MIBC can also be applied in surface coatings, thinners, printing inks, adhesives, cosmetics, toiletries and cleaners.
With developed manufacturing technology, America is the largest supplier of MIBC, occupying 48% production market share. On the other hand, America is also the largest consumption market with sales market share of 42%. Europe followed, with a sales market share of 32% and production market share of 30%.
Generally, the high-purity MIBC is widely used in various lubricant, paintings and coatings. In the last several years, the fast development of automotive industry drives the demand of lubricant and mass constructions also required these paintings and coatings.
On the other hand, the price of MIBC was followed the price trend of oil in the last several years. The price wave of raw materials also influenced MIBC's price largely. In addition, the consumption market is relative little due to the substitute products.
The global Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) market is valued at 120 million US$ in 2017 and will reach 120 million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of 0.3% during 2018-2025.

The major players covered in this report
Shell Chemicals
Dow Chemical
Solvay (Rhodia)
Monument Chemical
Mitsui Chemicals
Japan Refine
Weifang Yihua
Hubei Jusheng

Geographically, this report studies the key regions, focuses on product sales, value, market share and growth opportunity in these regions, covering
United States
Southeast Asia

We can also provide the customized separate regional or country-level reports, for the following regions:
North America
United States
South Korea
Rest of Asia-Pacific
Rest of Europe
Central & South America
Rest of South America
Middle East & Africa
Saudi Arabia
Rest of Middle East & Africa

On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
98.0% Type
98.5% Type
99.0% Type
99.5% Type
On the basis on the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, sales volume, market share and growth rate for each application, including
Lube oils & Hydraulic fluids
Paints & Coatings

The study objectives of this report are:
To analyze and study the global Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) sales, value, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025);
To analyze the top players in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia and India, to study the sales, value and market share of top players in these regions.
Focuses on the key Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) players, to study the sales, value, market share and development plans in future.
Focuses on the global key manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the market competition landscape, SWOT analysis.
To define, describe and forecast the market by type, application and region.
To analyze the global and key regions market potential and advantage, opportunity and challenge, restraints and risks.
To identify significant trends and factors driving or inhibiting the market growth.
To analyze the opportunities in the market for stakeholders by identifying the high growth segments.
To strategically analyze each submarket with respect to individual growth trend and their contribution to the market
To analyze competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the market
To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their growth strategies.

In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) are as follows:
History Year: 2013-2017
Base Year: 2017
Estimated Year: 2018
Forecast Year 2018 to 2025

For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2017 is considered as the base year. Whenever data information was unavailable for the base year, the prior year has been considered.

Key Stakeholders
Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) Manufacturers
Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) Distributors/Traders/Wholesalers
Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) Subcomponent Manufacturers
Industry Association
Downstream Vendors

Available Customizations
With the given market data, QYResearch offers customizations according to the company's specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:
Regional and country-level analysis of the Methyl Isobutyl Carbinol (MIBC) market, by end-use.
Detailed analysis and profiles of additional market players.

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