Organic compound with formulae CH3C6H3(NCO)2 is known as Toluene Diisocyanate. Furthermore, isocyanate functional groups in Toluene Diisocyanate form urethane, when it reacts with hydroxyl. Besides this TDI or Toluene Diisocyanate is also used to boost octane in gasoline. On the other hand, some of the minor chemical applications includes the production of benzoic acid, phenol and nitrobenzene.
There are several drivers and opportunities that are influencing the growth of the Toluene Diisocyanate market worldwide. Growing need for flexible foam across several countries is driving the TDI market. Moreover, flexible foam today sees great demand owing to its increasing customer need for mattress and bedding worldwide. On the other hand, rising demand for TDI application in the manufacturing of automotive seats, is believed to observe a robust growth in the next 5 to 6 years.
The global Toluene Diisocyanate Market is segmented based on application and geography. Applications discussed in the market research report includes flexible foam, rigid foam, coatings, adhesives and sealants and elastomers. Regions including North America, Europe, Asia -Pacific and LAMEA are anticipated to experience tremendous growth.
A closer look at the competitive landscape reveals that major IT brands are busy launching solutions and generating clients in the same month itself. Prominent market players are also seen acquiring new companies or local market players to maintain their competitive edge. Other business strategies favored by the companies include constant upgradation, joint ventures and collaborations. Key market players active in the market are Overseas Polymers Pvt. Ltd., Huntsman Corporation., BorsodChem, The Dow Chemical Company, Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., Bayer and Lyondell Chemical Company.
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KEY MARKET SEGMENTS
Global Toluene Diisocyanate Market – By Application
• Flexible Foam
• Rigid Foam
• Sealants and Elastomers
Global Toluene Diisocyanate Market – Geography
• North America
• Asia -Pacific
• Overseas Polymers Pvt. Ltd.
• Huntsman Corporation.
• The Dow Chemical Company
• Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
• Lyondell Chemical Company