White Oil Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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White Oil Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Status : May, 2020 | Chemical & Materials | PPT format

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Global White Oil Market: Snapshot

White oil is a colorless distillate obtained from petroleum, especially liquid paraffin. The growth of the global white oil market is largely driven by the changing tastes of consumers in daily personal care products. White oil is acknowledged worldwide for its superior moisture barrier property and therefore, is widely used in the production of water resistant creams. The rising disposable income of people across the world is also boosting the sales of personal care products, which in turn is working in favor of the market. Another end-use industry that is highly lucrative for the global market is pharmaceutical. White oil is extensively used in the production ointments, laxatives, and several cosmeceuticals. The expansion of the pharmaceutical industry worldwide, owing to the widening pool of patients suffering from various diseases, is stoking the growth of the market.

Developing regions are expected to emerge as key destinations for players in the global white oil market. Asia Pacific will account for a large share in the overall market revenue throughout the forecast horizon. The Middle East and Africa is also expected to be a highly promising region during the same period. The growth of the segment can be attributed to the increasing consumer inclination towards high-quality medicines, plastics, and value-added cosmetics. The rising consumer disposable income in the region and booming oil and gas industry are playing a vital role in the growth of the region.

Global White Oil Market: Overview 

The rising application of white oil across diverse segment is the chief driver of the global white oil market. Steady growth is predicted for the market in the forthcoming years as white oil applications in personal care, pharmaceuticals, and polymer report increase. Besides this, the product is consumed extensively as a base ingredient in the processing of thermoplastics elastomers, personal care formulations, and medicines. 

Personal care, textile, adhesives, pharmaceuticals, polymers, agriculture, and food are some of the key sectors exhibiting extensive use of white oil. Therefore factors impacting growth across these industries will have a considerable influence on the white oil market as well. Currently, the personal care industry’s contribution to the revenue generated by the white oil market is considerably high. The use of white oil in the production of cosmetic and skin care products will further boost the demand from the personal care segment in the coming years. 

The report provides a comprehensive overview of the global white oil market, covering factors spurring growth and those hindering the market’s trajectory. It uses various industry-leading analytical tools to identify the most lucrative opportunities for the market. In addition, the report also evaluates the investment feasibility for new players. It thus compiles exhaustive information intended to help readers gain a clearer perspective about the global white oil market. 

Global White Oil Market: Opportunities and Threats

The increasing use of white oil in adhesives, food, textile, and agriculture industries will stimulate growth of the global white oil market. As these end users are slated to expand further in the forthcoming years, accelerated pace of gains is on cards for the white oil market. It is also expected to gain from the availability of various commercial grades of products such as technical, medicinal, pharmaceutical, or food categories. 

White oil is a colorless, tasteless, and an odorless substance. It is characterized by brilliant hydrophobicity and acts as a high-performing softener, releasing agent, and lubricant. While the market will benefit from the increasing awareness about its features and benefits of white oil, stringent regulations curtailing production and consumption of white oil will continue to be a hindrance, especially across developed nations. 

Global White Oil Market: Regional Outlook 

Regionally, the market has been witnessing lucrative opportunities in Asia Pacific and the trend is likely to continue over the course of the forecast period. The growth witnessed by the white oil market in Asia Pacific will be on account of growth witnessed in personal care, agriculture, polymers, pharmaceuticals, and adhesives industries. The market will witness high demand in countries such as India, China, South Korea, and other nations in Southeast Asia. 

North America will also emerge as a strong market for white oil owing to the presence of the leading enterprises in the region. As these companies product development to gain competitive advantage, they will positively influence the overall market’s trajectory. 

Global White Oil Market: Vendor Landscape 

The global white oil market has a highly fragmented vendor landscape due to the presence of several large players and a large number of small- and medium-scale companies. Prominent market players are focusing on gaining stronger foothold by strengthening their distribution network, product launches, and implemented other marketing strategies. These practices, coupled with the entry of new players, are expected to intensify the competition prevailing in the market further. 

Some of the prominent names operating in the global white oil market are Exxon Mobil Corporation, Sinopec Corporation, Sonneborn, Inc., British Petroleum, Petro-Canada, Seojin Chemical Co., Ltd., Royal Dutch Shell N.V., JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation, Sasol, Nynas AB, and Renkert Oil, Inc.

The study presents a granular assessment and quantitative evaluation of:

  • Key growth factors and prominent trends
  • Size and share of key segments in overall market
  • Key challenges and winning imperatives
  • Factors shaping competitive landscape
  • Insights into how contours of market will change in coming years
  • Technological advances
  • New avenues and imminent investment pockets
  • Regulatory landscape shaping current and future strategies of companies

The region-wise assessment includes market dynamics in:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

The study is prepared with the help of an extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research includes but not limited to interactions, interviews, surveys, and events. Opinions of policy makers and industry experts are carefully integrated into the insights to complement primary research. Volumes of secondary data gleaned through renowned paid sources, annual statements, reputed journals, and government documents offer insights into current dynamics and key evolution trajectories the market is likely to assume. The research employs various industry-wide analytics methods and well-established methodologies to ascertain the attractiveness of key segments. Further, it evaluates the lucrativeness of key regions and factors underlying their maturity. The insights notably include a detailed analysis of forces behind vendor differentiation and offers insight into investment-decision making by prominent players.

The report strives to enlighten businesses and industry stakeholders on multiple facets of the growth dynamic of the market, the key of which include answers to:

  • Which key factors will shape the competitive landscape?
  • Which trends will stimulate research and development activities in different geographies?
  • Which are the lucrative growth areas and what is the size of potential they are likely contribute to the overall market?
  • Which disruptions in market growth are likely to come with the new business models?
  • Which are some of the recent overhauls in policies that may change the course of the market significantly?
  • Which are the geographies that will form sizable sources of new streams to new and established players alike?
  • How are top players likely to realign their strategy to counter the forces of competition?
  • Which key strategies emerging players are likely to focus on to consolidate their position?
  • Which changes in end-user preferences might affect the status quo held by the leading players?
  • Which are some of the game-changing innovations influencing the projected share and revenue of the market and its segments?

Note: Utmost care has invariably been taken to present data and arrive at statistics at all the TMR Research reports. Meanwhile, some recent developments and new industry trends may take time to be included in the reports.

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