Cationic Surfactant Market Forecasts to 2028 – Global Analysis By Type (Quaternary Ammonium Salt, Amine Salt, Heterocyclic), Application (Detergent, Anti-Static Additives), End User (Personal Care, Home Care), and By Geography
According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Cationic Surfactant Market is accounted for $1.11 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach $1.92 billion by 2028 growing at a CAGR of 7.1% during the forecast period. The growth in research and development activities, wide use of cationic surfactants in consumer and industrial cleaning, and growing need for home care and personal care products are driving the market growth. However, the presence of substitutes over cationic surfactants may hamper the market growth.
Cationic surfactants are defined as surfactants having a positive charge at their hydrophilic ends. They are quaternary ammonia compounds. When cationic surfactants are mixed with anionic surfactants, the overall solution becomes neutral and is no longer be effective. The positive charge on cationic surfactants makes them useful in manufacturing anti-static products such as fabric softeners, personal care, and industrial cleaning products. These surfactants own a superior antimicrobial property, which makes them suitable to be used as antimicrobial agents in disinfectants.
Based on the application, detergent segment is going to have lucrative growth during the forecast period, due to their ability to dissolve grease, oils, and fats for cleaning, reduce the surface tension between water and the dirt on clothes, excellent cleaning properties, and the high growth of the textile industry in China and India will increase the consumption of detergents.
By geography, the Asia Pacific region is expected to have considerable market growth during the forecast period, owing to the higher prices of cationic surfactants in comparison, rising use of these surfactants in detergents, personal care, and textiles, and increase in the consumer base.
Some of the key players profiled in the Cationic Surfactant Market include Croda International Plc, Stepan Co., BASF SE, Henkel, The Dow Chemical Company, Akzo Nobel NV, Solvay SA, Clariant International Ltd., Kao Chemicals, Huntsman Corp., Elementis Plc, Evonik Industries AG, Cognis Corporation, 3M Inc., Dupont, Ashland Global Holdings Inc., Lonza, and Bayer AG.
Estimated Market Size in 2020:
USD 1.11 billion
Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) from 2020 to 2028:
Predicted 2028 Value:
USD 1.92 billion
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Type, Grade Type, Application, and End User.
Core Drivers and Opportunities:
Restraining Factors & Market Threats:
• Quaternary Ammonium Salt Type
• Amine Salt Type
• Heterocyclic Type
• Anionic Surfactants
• Amphoteric Surfactants
• Non-Ionic Surfactants
• Behentrimonium Chloride
• Cetrimonium Chloride
• Behentrimonium Methosulfate
• Steatrimonium Chloride
• Cetearyl Alcohol and Laurtrimonium Chloride
• Stearamidopropyl Dimethylamine (SAPDA)
• Surfactant-Templated Mesoporous Silica (STMS)
• Clinical Trial Management System (CTMS)
• Behenamidopropyl Dimethylamine(BAPDA)
Grade Types Covered:
• Pharmaceutical Grade
• Industrial Grade
• Anti-Static Additives In Textile
• Wood Preservative
• Fabric Softeners
End Users Covered:
• Personal Care
• Home Care
• Oilfield Chemicals
• Industrial & Institutional Cleaning
• Food & Beverage (Food Processing)
• Elastomers & Plastics
• Building & Construction
• Household Detergents
• Paints & Coatings
• North America
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific
• South America
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa
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Key Questions Answered In The Report
The Global Cationic Surfactant Market is majorly driven by growing need for home care and personal care products, the expansion in research and development activities, and rising personal care industry in Asia-Pacific.
The anionic surfactants segment is growing at a highest CAGR owing to their ease of availability, low cost, and properties, and rising consciousness about cleaning and hygiene.
North America dominated with a significant market share due to the occurrence of major key players and the rise in availability and usage of raw materials.
Asia Pacific market is growing at a highest CAGR due to the rise in the consumer base, the superior costs of surfactants in comparison, and growing disposable incomes.
Some of the key players in Cationic Surfactant Market include Croda International Plc, Stepan Co., BASF SE, Henkel, The Dow Chemical Company, Akzo Nobel NV, Solvay SA, Clariant International Ltd., Kao Chemicals, Huntsman Corp., Elementis Plc, Evonik Industries AG, Cognis Corporation, 3M Inc., Dupont, Ashland Global Holdings Inc., Lonza, and Bayer AG.
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