UV Curable Resins & Formulated Products Market, By Composition (Monomers, Oligomers, Additives, and others), By Chemistry (Non- Acrylates, Acrylates, and others), By Technology (Waterborne UV, Solvent-borne, 100% solid UV, and Powder UV), and By Application (Coating, Overprint Varnishes, Printing Inks, and others) – Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2018-2026

  • To Be Published : Aug 2019 |
  • Format : CMI Insight PPT Format CMI Insight PDF Format

UV curable resins are those resins that involve less harmful emissions, fast cure (high productivity), less energy consumption, less equipment space, low temperature treatment, and waste reduction. UV curable resins do not contain any organic solvents that harm the environment. These resins include monomers, oligomers, co-initiators, photo-polymerization, and various additives such as antioxidants, stabilizers, pigments, and plasticizers. UV curable resins are used in a wide range of applications in the ink and coating and adhesive industries. UV curable resins are the most preferred option for applications with fast-curing and fast-drying requirements.

Low cost equipment associated with the manufacturing of UV curing resins along with technological development have helped drive growth of the market for UV curable resins and formulated products. Increasing demand for odor-free, safe, sustainable, and green materials has increased the demand for UV curing resins thus, boosting market growth. These resins offer benefits such as high productivity, cost effectiveness, durability, and low maintenance, which in turn, drives growth of the market for UV curable resins and formulated products. However, fluctuation in costs associated with its raw materials, high costs associated with R&D activities and initial investments of manufacturers pose as major restraints for growth of the market. Moreover, high conventional heat or infrared radiation involved in the UV curing process causes major complications in these products.

UV Curable Resins & Formulated Product Market Taxonomy

On the basis of composition, the UV curable resins & formulated products is segmented into:

  • Monomers
  • Oligomers
  • Additives
  • Photointiators

On the basis of chemistry, the UV curable resins & formulated products is segmented into:

  • Non-Acrylates & Oligoamines
  • Acrylates
  • Epoxy Acrylates
  • Polyether/Polyester Acrylates
  • Urethane Acrylates

On the basis of technology, the UV curable resins & formulated products is segmented into:

  • Water-borne UV
  • Solvent-borne UV
  • 100% Solid UV
  • Powder UV

On the basis of application, the UV curable resins & formulated products is segmented into:

  • Coating
  • Wood & Paper Coating
  • Plastic Coating
  • Metal Coating
  • Overprint Varnish
  • Printing Inks
  • 3D Printing
  • Adhesives

UV Curable Resins & Formulated Products Market Outlook

  • Asia Pacific is the largest market for UV curable resins, both in terms of value and volume of the product than any other region across the globe. China, Japan, and India are countries possessing the largest consumer-demand for UV curable resins and products. Increasing demand for flexible packaging and rapid industrialization in these countries has led to the growing demand for UV curable resins and formulated products.
  • The market in Europe is rapidly growing due to the increasing demand for plastic coatings, paper coatings, and wood coatings. Germany, U.K., and Sweden are countries experiencing lucrative growth of the UV curable resins and formulated market. Stringent government regulations imposed on the use of conventional methods that harm the environment, is a major restraining factor hampering market growth in the region.
  • North America is the leading market for UV curable resins and formulated products. The U.S., Canada, and Mexico are countries holding the largest market for automobile and electronics products, thereby increasing the demand for UV curable resins and formulated products. The market in has witnessed significant growth due to high purchasing power and technological advancements in the region. The U.S. accounts for around 80% of the market share in in North America.

In August 2016, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) of Japan, acquired The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co. MMC also merged with Mitsubishi Rayon and Mitsubishi Plastic. Mitsubishi Rayon is a major supplier of acrylic resins, impact modifiers, and carbon fibers. Mitsubishi Plastic is a leading player in the agricultural film and plastic packaging industry, while Nippon is a leading player in water soluble film of PVOH for agricultural, medicines and chemicals.

Key player in UV Curable Resins & Formulated Products

Some of the key player in UV Curable Resins & Formulated Products Market are Allnex Group (Germany), Arkema Group (France), Royal DSM (Netherlands), Nippon Gohsei (Japan), Covestro AG (Germany), IGM Resins B.V. (Netherlands), Hitachi Chemical Company Ltd., Toagosei Co. Ltd. (Japan), Miwon Specialty Chem Co. Limited (South Korea), Double Bond Chemical Ind. Co. Ltd., Jiangsu Sanmu Group Corporation, and BASF SE (Germany).

Research Methodology

Coherent Market Insights followsa comprehensive research methodology focused on providing the most precise market analysis. The company leverages a data triangulation model which helps company to gauge the market dynamics and provide accurate estimates. Key components of the research methodologies followed for all our market reports include:

  • Primary Research (Trade Surveys and Experts Interviews)
  • Desk Research
  • Proprietor Data Analytics Model

In addition to this, Coherent Market Insights has access to a wide range of the regional and global reputed paid data bases, which helps the company to figure out the regional and global market trends and dynamics. The company analyses the industry from the 360 Degree Perspective i.e. from the Supply Side and Demand Side which enables us to provide granular details of the entire ecosystem for each study. Finally, a Top-Down approach and Bottom-Up approach is followed to arrive at ultimate research findings.

Smiley face

Coherent Market Insights desk research is based on a principle set of research techniques:

  • National level desk research: It Includes research analysis of regional players, regional regulatory bodies, regional trade associations, and regional organization.
  • Multinational level desk research: The research team keeps a track of multinational players, global regulatory bodies, global trade associations, and global organization.

Coherent Market Insights has a large amount of in-house repository of industry database. This is leveraged as a burner for initiating a new research study. Key secondary sources include:

  • Governmental bodies, National and international social welfare institutions, and organizations creating economic policies among others.
  • Trade association, National and international media and trade press.
  • Company Annual reports, SEC filings, Corporate Presentations, press release, news, and specification sheet of manufacturers, system integrators, brick and mortar - distributors and retailers, and third party online commerce players.
  • Scientific journals, and other technical magazines and whitepapers.
Smiley face

Preliminary Data Mining

The raw data is obtained through the secondary findings, in house repositories, and trade surveys. It is then filtered to ensure that the relevant information including industry dynamics, trends, and outlook is retained for further research process.

Data Standardization:

Holistic approach is used to ensure that the granular and uncommon parameters are taken into consideration to ensure accurate results. The information from the paid databases are further combined to the raw data in order to standardize it.

Coherent Statistical model

We arrive at our final research findings through simulation models. Coherent Data Analytics Model is a statistical tool that helps company to forecast market estimates. Few of the parameters considered as a part of the statistical model include:

  • Micro-economic indicators
  • Macro-economic indicators
  • Environmental indicators
  • Socio-political indicators
  • Technology indicators

Data Processing

Once the findings are derived from the statistical model, large volume of data is process to confirm accurate research results. Data analytics and processing tools are adopted to process large chunk of collected informative data. In case, a client customizes the study during the process, the research finding till then are benchmarked, and the process for new research requirement is initiated again.

Data Validation

This is the most crucial stage of the research process. Primary Interviews are conducted to validate the data and analysis. This helps in achieving the following purposes:

  • It provides first-hand information on the market dynamics, outlook, and growth parameters.
  • Industry experts validates the estimates which helps the company to cement the on-going research study.
  • Primary research includes online surveys, face-to face interviews, and telephonic interviews.

The primary research is conducted with the ecosystem players including, but not limited to:

  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Manufacturers
  • System Integrators
  • Distributors
  • End-users

Choose License Type

"How Can I Help You" ?

Finding it difficult to find the research that would cater to your business demands? Give us a chance to help you. One of our Research Consultants will connect to provide a customized solution.

[email protected]

Key Benefits

  • Custom Research Solution

    Talk to our research consultant to design an exclusive report as per your research needs.

  • Customer Fulfilment

    We aim to fulfil client's research demands with tailored research solutions.

  • Quick Turnaround Time Reports

    We aim to provide research studies in quickest turnaround time and in a much cost effective manner.

  • 360-degree Approach

    We cover each industry from supply and demand side with an aim to provide a most holistic research study.

  • Assured Quality

    We strive to provide most accurate and reliable research findings in our research reports.