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Caprolactam

DateAug, 2006
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Abstract:
Countries covered: Global

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Caprolactam in Thousands of Metric Tons. The specific end-use segments discussed are Textiles, Tires, and Engineering Plastics. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2001 through 2010. A ten-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets with annual market analytics. The report profiles 42 companies including many key and niche players worldwide such as Aquachemia S .r.o, Azot, BASF AG, Bayer AG, DSM Corporation, DSM Nanjing Chemical Company. , Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd., Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited, Honeywell Nylon Inc. , Kuibyshevazot, Schekinoazot, Sumitomo Chemical, Thai Caprolactam Public Company Limited, Toray Industries, Inc., UBE Industries Ltd. and ZA Tarnow. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

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Table of contents:

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Applications of Caprolactam
Production of Synthetic Fibers & Engineered Plastics
Industry Specific End Uses
Automobiles
Industrial Applications
Other Applications

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1. Introduction
Commodity Pricing Dampens Industry Spirits
Asia Lures Global Majors
2. Current and Future Analysis
Analysis by Geographic Region
Caprolactam in Textile Industry
Caprolactam in Tire Industry
Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics
Caprolactam in Other Applications
3. Market Dynamics
Process Technology Determines Competitiveness
The Supply-Demand Balance Falters
Table 1: Global Caprolactam Market by Geographic Region (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Major Caprolactam Producers in the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific (Including Japan)
Nuances in Pricing Patterns
2006
2005 & 2004
2000-2003
Competitive Scenario
Table 2: Global Caprolactam Market (2005 E): Market Shares Breakdown of Leading Players for BASF, DSM, UBE Industries, Honeywell, Chine Petroleum Development Corp. (CPDC), Capro Corp., Lanxess, Sumitomo Chemical and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4. Historic Review
Analysis by Geographic Region
Caprolactam in Textile Industry
Caprolactam in Tire Industry
Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics
Caprolactam in Other Applications
Analysis by End Use Segment
5. Product Overview
Properties
Applications of Caprolactam
Production of Synthetic Fibers & Engineered Plastics
Industry Specific End Uses
Automobiles
Industrial Applications
Other Applications
Health Hazards
Acute Effects
Chronic Effects (Non-cancerous)
Reproductive/Developmental Effects
Carcinogenicity Test
Production of Caprolactam
Conventional Route
From Butadiene and Carbon Monoxide
From Used Carpets
From Zeftron Nylon Fiber
Tantalum Oxide Catalysts Exhibit Greater Efficiency in Producing Caprolactam
The Enichem Route
The Sumitomo Method
SNIA Viscosa Process
Other Processes
Altam Process
Cambridge University Chemists Develop New Production Method
New Epsilon-Caprolactam Production Method Developed
Production of Nylon 6 from Caprolactam
6. End Use Industries
Textiles
Major Trends in Textile Industry
Consumption of Synthetic Textiles on the Rise
China and Southeast Asia Lead the Global Market
Tires
Engineering Plastics
Other Applications
7. Regulatory Environment
Caprolactam on the Toxic Release Inventory List
Caprolactam Delisted from the Hazardous Air Pollutants List
8. Recent Industry Activity
Shaw Completely Acquires Evergreen Nylon Recycling
Unipetrol to Undergo Restructuring
Pequiven Purchases Stake in MCV
Polycon to Construct New Caprolactam Plant
UBE to Boost Production Capacity
Baling Stops Caprolactam Production
Shaw Acquires Honeywell’s Nylon Carpet Fibers Business
Polymeric Resources Acquires Honeywell’s Polymerization Facility
Mitsubishi to Quit from Caprolactam Business
SCCG to Supply Caprolactam to Sinopec
Kuibyshevazot Starts New Production Line
FACT Halts Expansion of Caprolactam Plant
Sumitomo to Boost Production Capacity
Cangzhou Chemical to Build New Caprolactam Plant
Caprolactam Chemicals Turns Sick
Pars Phenol to Build Caprolactam Plant
Kuibyshevazot to Start New Project
Junma to Start New Caprolactam Unit
Toray Consolidates Production Activities
Capro Slates Capacity Expansion
Sumitomo’s New Plant Commences Operations
Chinese Government Slaps Antidumping Duties on Caprolactam
9. Strategic Corporate Developments in Recent Past
DSM Enters into Joint Venture with Sinopec
Baling Petrochemical’s Caprolactam Unit Goes On Stream
European Commission Asks Germany to Cut Aid to Project
Ube Industries Acquires Controlling Stake in Thai Caprolactam
DSM Enters into Agreement with Chiyoda
Hebei Shijiazhuang Refining and Chemical Industrial Shuts Down Caprolactam Plant
Evergreen Nylon Recycling Ceases Production Operations
Evergreen Nylon Recycling Develops Process to Generate Caprolactam
DSM Forms Joint Venture with Petronas
CPDC ’s Kaohsiung Unit Becomes Operational
Baling Petrochemical Corp’s Caprolactam Polymerization Unit Goes On-stream
10. Focus on Select Players
Aquachemia S.r.o (Slovak Republic)
Azot (Ukraine)
BASF Aktiengesellschaft (Germany)
Bayer AG (Germany)
DSM Corporation (The Netherlands)
DSM Nanjing Chemical Company (China)
Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd (India)
Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited (India)
Honeywell Resins & Chemicals LLC (US)
Kuibyshevazot (Russia)
Shchekinoazot (Russia)
Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd. (Japan)
Thai Caprolactam Public Company Limited (Thailand)
Toray Industries Inc. (Japan)
UBE Industries Ltd. (Japan)
ZA Tarnow (Poland)
11. Global Market Perspective
Table 3: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4: World Historic Review for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: World 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: World 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: World 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14: World 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia -Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17: World 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Other Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET
1. The United States
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Competitive Scenario
Table 18: European Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for BASF, Bayer, Domogroup, DSM and Spolana (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Developments
Honeywell Nylon Inc - A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 19: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20: US Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21: US 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
2. Canada
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 22: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23: Canadian Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: Canadian 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
3. Japan
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Developments
Review of Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 25: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: Japanese Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27: Japanese 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4. Europe
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Analysis by Geographic Region
Analysis by End Use Segment
Competitive Scenario
Table 28: European Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for BASF, Bayer, Domogroup, DSM and Spolana (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Historic Review
Analysis by Geographic Region
Analysis by End Use Segment
B.Market Analytics
Table 29: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31: European Historic Review for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32: European Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33: European 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34: European 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. France
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
B.Market Analytics
Table 35: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 36: French Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37: French 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. Germany
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Development
Review of Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 38: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 39: German Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40: German 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. Italy
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
B.Market Analytics
Table 41: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 42: Italian Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43: Italian 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. United Kingdom
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
B.Market Analytics
Table 44: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45: UK Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46.: UK 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. Spain
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
B.Market Analytics
Table 47: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48: Spanish Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 49: Spanish 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. Russia
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Developments
Review of Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 50: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 51: Russian Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52: Russian 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4g. Rest of Europe
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Developments
Review of Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 53: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55: Rest of Europe 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5. Asia-Pacific
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Caprolactam Demand on a Growth Spree
Caprolactam Producers Upholds Strong Margins
Table 56: Asia-Pacific Caprolactam Market by Leading Players (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Capro orp., China Petrochemical Development Corp., DSM Nanjing, Mitsubishi Chemicals, Nanjing Dongfang Chemical, Shijiazhuang Chemical Fiber, Sinopec Baling, Thai Caprolactam, Toray Industries, and UBE Industries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Historic Review
China - A Major Consumer of Caprolactam
Emerging Out of the Shackles of Obsolete Technologies
Demand Continues to Outshine Production
Table 57: Caprolactam Market in China (2004): Percentage Share Consumption by End-Use Application - Domestic Filaments, Yarns (Industrial), Engineered Plastics, Staple Fibers, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58: Caprolactam Market in China (2000-2005): Capacity (In '000 Tons) and Utilization Rate (In %) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Demand Dynamics - A Past Perspective
Small Border Trade Thrives Dumping
Imports Play a Major Role
Table 59: Chinese Caprolactam Market (2000-2005): Breakdown of Imports and Exports in Thousands of Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 60: Chinese Caprolactam Market (2004-2006): Breakdown of Imports on a Quarterly Basis (Volume in '000 Tons and Value in '000 US$)
Declining Imports Uplifts Domestic Production
Competitive Scenario
Table 61: Chinese Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2004): Breakdown of Output in Thousand Tons and Respective Percentage Shares of the Total Output (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Outlook
A Snapshot of Caprolactam Market in Other Asian Countries
Strategic Corporate Developments
Review of Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 62: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 63: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 64: Asia-Pacific 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
6. The Middle East
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 65: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 66: Middle East Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 67: Middle East 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
7. Latin America
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Historic Review
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 68: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 69: Latin American Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 70: Latin American 20-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITION
1. Aquachemia Sro (Slovak Republic)
2. Azot (Kemerovo) Joint Stock Co. (Russia)
3. BASF AG (Germany)
Table 71: First Quarter Sales Analysis: 2005-2006 (In € billion)
Table 72: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In € billion)
BASF Corporation (USA)
Table 73: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In US$ billion)
BASF Antwerpen NV (Belgium)
4. Braskem SA (Brazil)
Table 74: Half Yearly Sales Analysis: 2005-2006 (H1) (In R$ million)
Table 75: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In R$ million)
Table 76: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In R$ million)
5. Cangzhou Chemical Industrial Co., Ltd. (China)
6. Capro Corporation (Korea)
7. China Petrochemical Development Corporation (Taiwan)
8. Chiyoda Corporation (Japan)
Table 77: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2006 (In ¥ billion)
Table 78: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
9. Domo Caproleuna GmbH (Germany)
10. DSM NV (The Netherlands)
DSM Fibre Intermediates (The Netherlands)
DSM Chemicals North America, Inc. (USA)
DSM France SA (France)
11. DSM Nanjing Chemical Company (DNCC) (China)
12. Elektrokhimprom (Uzbekistan)
13. Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Limited (India)
Table 79: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In INR million)
14. Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd. (India)
Table 80: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In INR million)
Table 81: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In INR million)
15. Honeywell International - Specialty Materials Group (USA)
Honeywell Resins & Chemicals LLC (USA)
16. Johnson Matthey PLC (UK)
Table 82: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In £ billion)
Table 83: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In £ billion)
Table 84: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In £ billion)
17. Juli Group Company Limited (China)
18. Kuibyshevazot JSC (Russian Federation)
19. Lanxess AG (Germany)
Table 85: First Quarter Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In € million)
Table 86: First Quarter Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In € million)
Table 87: First Quarter Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In € million)
Table 88: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2004 (In € million)
Lanxess Corporation (USA)
20. Marubeni Corporation (Japan)
Table 89: First Quarter Sales Analysis: 2005-2006 (In ¥ billion)
Table 90: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 91: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 92: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Marubeni Thailand Co., Ltd. (Thailand)
21. Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (Japan)
Table 93: First Quarter Sales Analysis: 2005-2006 (In ¥ million)
Table 94: First Quarter Sales Analysis by Segment: 2005-2006 (In ¥ million)
Table 95: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In ¥ million)
Table 96: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In ¥ million)
Table 97: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In ¥ million)
22. Monomeros Colombo Venezolanos SA (Colombia)
23. Nanjing Dongfang Chemical Industrial Co., Ltd (China)
24. OJSC Azot (Ukraine)
25. Pequiven (Venezuela)
26. Polycon GmbH (Germany)
27. Polymeric Resources Corporation (USA)
Nylene Holdings, Inc. (Canada)
28. PT Elsoro Multi Pratama (Indonesia)
29. Radici Group (Italy)
30. Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd. (Korea)
Table 98: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In W billion)
31. Shaw Industries - Evergreen Nylon Recycling LLC (USA)
32. Shchekinoazot (Russia)
33. Shell Chemicals Ltd. (UK)
34. Shijiazhuang Coking & Chemical Group Co., Ltd. (China)
35. SINOPEC - China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (China)
Table 99: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In Rmb million)
Baling Petrochemical - Yingshan Petrochemical (China)
Sinopec Baling Co. (China)
Shijiazhuang Chemical Fibre Co., Ltd. (China)
36. Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. (Japan)
Table 100: Nine Months Sales Analysis: 2005-2006 (Nine Months Ended, December) (In ¥ billion)
Table 101: Nine Months Sales Analysis by Segment: 2005- 2006 (Nine Months Ended, December) (In ¥ billion)
Table 102: Annual Sales Analysis: 2003-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 103: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 104: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
37. Thai Caprolactam Public Co., Ltd. (Thailand)
38. Toray Industries, Inc. (Japan)
Table 105: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 106: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 107: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Toray Industries America, Inc. (USA)
39. UBE Industries Ltd. (Japan)
Table 108: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 109: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
Table 110: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In ¥ billion)
UBE America, Inc. (USA)
UBE Chemical Europe SA (Spain)
40. Unipetrol (Czech Republic)
Table 111: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In CZK million)
Table 112: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In CZK million)
Table 113: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In CZK million)
Spolana AS Neratovice (Czech Republic)
Table 114: Annual Sales Analysis: 2004-2005 (In CZK million)
Table 115: Annual Sales Analysis by Segment: 2004-2005 (In CZK million)
Table 116: Annual Sales Analysis by Geographic Region: 2004-2005 (In CZK million)
41. Zaklady Azotowe W Tarnowie-Moscicach SA (Poland)
42. Zhejiang Juhua Group Corporation (China)





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