Polypropylene Market 2022

Language:
Japanese
Product Code No:
C65103500
Issued In:
2023/08
#of Pages:
130
Publication Cycle:
  
Format:
PDF
Geographic Coverage:
, Japan ,
Industry:

Price

400,000 yen ($2,556.07)
(excluding consumption tax)
800,000 yen ($5,112.15)
(excluding consumption tax)
1,200,000 yen ($7,668.22)
(excluding consumption tax)
* Equivalent value in US$ (Today's rate : $1= 156.49 yen , 2024/07/18 Japan)
*Scope of Each License Type

Coverage: (Product/service)

Polypropylene

Research Target:

Polypropylene manufacturers

Research Content:

I. Polypropylene Market Perspectives

- High functions and eco-friendly as key differentiating values for demand creation 
- “Population decline”, “plastic-free”, & “cheaper imports from overseas”
- Downward pressure on demand, makers feel they are 'stuck’
- “Carbon neutrality” increases importance
- Makers embarking not only on technology development/product development but also on market penetration 
- Would the idea of “polypropylene as an engineering plastic” be a next theme to “metal replacement”? 
- Resource circulation scheme creates demand for new material development 
 

II. Polypropylene Market Trends

1. Production System at Market Players
2. Demand Trend by Category and Perspectives
   
Total shipment volume
Domestic demand
Export 
By Process
Injection molding 
Extrusion molding
Blow molding
By Application
Film & Sheet 
Fiber
 
3. Polypropylene Compounds Trends
- Prime Polymer’s new facility (under construction, planned to start operation by 2024) for gas-phase polymerization with in-line compounding line to achieve annual production of 200-thousand-tons
- Compounding production overseas expected to grow from 1,269-thousand-tons per year in 2020 to 1,380-thousand-tons per year in 2023
- Eying on economic conditions and demand trends, polypropylene manufacturers continue to make capital investments actively 
4. High-Performance Polypropylene Trends
1) Glass fiber reinforced polypropylene
2) Metallocene Polypropylene
5.  Import/Export
 

III. Trends and Strategies at Polypropylene Manufacturers

  • Prime Polymer Co., Ltd.
  • Japan Polypropylene Corporation
  • SunAllomer Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited

Price

written in Japanese
400,000 yen ($2,556.07)
(excluding consumption tax)
800,000 yen ($5,112.15)
(excluding consumption tax)
1,200,000 yen ($7,668.22)
(excluding consumption tax)
* Equivalent value in US$ (Today's rate : $1= 156.49 yen , 2024/07/18 Japan)
*Scope of Each License Type