Global fluorotelomers market size is anticipated to be valued at USD 539.3 million by 2020, as per a new research report by HexaResearch. Increasing application scope in fire fighting systems owing to growing safety concerns is likely to drive market growth. Increasing usage in industrial & medical textiles owing to properties such as stain resistance and superior surface finishing for drapes and gowns is anticipated to drive the demand. Stringent norms by regulatory bodies such as EPA due to environmental effects caused by raw materials such as tetrafluoroethylene and vinylidene fluoride are expected to challenge industry growth.
Fluorotelomers alcohol (FTOH) was the largest consumed product segment and accounted for over 30% of the total volume in 2013. They are widely used in carpet and surfactant applications. Growing household sector in China, India and Middle East in light of rapid urbanization is expected to promote importance of carpets and surfactants. Fluorotelomer iodide is likely to witness fastest gains at CAGR of 13.1% up to 2020.
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Key report insights suggest:
For the purpose of this study, HexaResearch has segmented the fluorotelomers market on the basis of product, application and region:
Global Fluorotelomers Product Overview (Volume, Tons; Revenue, USD Million, 2012 – 2020)
Global Fluorotelomers Application Overview (Volume, Tons; Revenue, USD Million, 2012 – 2020)
Global Fluorotelomers Regional Overview (Volume, Tons; Revenue, USD Million, 2012 – 2020)