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  • Status and Forecast on Development of China's ABS Resin Market
    Order ID:  CDC-R-2002-026
    ISBN:  2001 Version
    Publisher:  All China Marketing Research Co. Ltd.
    Publication Date:  3/1/2001 12:00:00 AM
    Format:  Paper Copy
    Languages:  English
    Pages:  60+
    Price:  $800 (for academic users)
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    Abstract ABS is Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene. It is a 3-component copolymer developed in the 40s, a synthesized resin with large consumption, and it is positioned between engineering plastic and general-purpose plastic. ABS resin is characterized by being heat-resistive, with high surface hardness, steady dimension, good chemical-resistance and electric performance, easy to form and manufacture mechanically. In 1999, the total output of ABS resin in the world was about 3.97 million ton, increasing about 5.6% over 1998. Among which, the ABS output from Asia accounted for more than 60%, while that from North America and West Europe accounted for about 17%, respectively. For Asian countries and areas, Taiwan has the largest ABS resin output, accounting for nearly 40% of the total of the Asia; followed by Korea and Japan, whose ABS outputs are more than 20% of the total output of Asia, respectively. In 1999, the consumption of ABS resin in China was nearly 1.50 million ton, its market scale ranked first all over the world, and surpasses the sum of that of North America and West Europe, who rank the second and the third respectively, and China's consumption accounts for 37.5% of the total consumption in the world. The ABS consumption in China is characterized that the usage of ABS resin products is focused in all kinds of outfits for electronic and electric equipment, which accounts for about 78% of the total ABS consumption. Its main application fields include refrigerators for home usage, fans, washers, TV sets, recorders, radios, phone sets, office machines and other home electric appliances. In addition, such light-industry product as toy is also a field consuming much ABS resin. And transportation & communication will be the main force promoting increase in ABS consumption in future, and they are very promising. Since China's ABS resin industry develops slowly, and achieves some slight effect only in the past two years, the continuous increasing demand on it in China must be depending on import. In the past 10 years, the ABS import increased 12 times. In 1999, according to statistics of the Customs of China, the ABS import volume set a new record, reaching to 1.334 million ton, increasing 0.26 million ton over 1998 with the increasing rate 24.6%. In future, as living standard of Chinese raises, their demand on various electric devices will increase further. In addition, as automobile industry develops continuously, the growth of ABS resin in transportation field will speed up. If with conservative forecasting principle, it is estimated that in 2005, China's ABS resin market volume will be 2.30-2.40 million ton, the average annual increasing rate is about 7.8%~8.2%.
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    Contents 1. General 2. Status of Supply for and Demand on ABS Resin in the World 2.1 Status of Supply for ABS Resin in the World 2.2 Status of Demand on ABS Resin in the World 2.3 Status for Production and Consumption for ABS Resin in Major Countries in the World 2.3.1 Status for Production and Consumption for ABS Resin in USA 2.3.2 Status for Production and Consumption for ABS Resin in West Europe 2.3.3 Status for Production and Consumption for ABS Resin in Japan 2.3.4 Status for Production and Consumption for ABS Resin in Korea 2.3.5 Status for Production and Consumption for ABS Resin in Taiwan 2.4 Status of Prices for ABS Resin in the World 2.5Trading Status for ABS Resin in the World 3. Scale and Forecast on China's PE Market 4. Analysis on China's ABS Resin Consumption Structure 4.1 Electronic and Electric Devices 4.2 Transportation & Communication 4.3 Light Industry Product and Others 5. The Supplying Status on China's PE Market 5.1 Production Status of ABS Resin in China 5.2 Import/Export of ABS Resin in China 6. Status of Supply - Demand Balance in China 7. Analysis on Price of ABS Resin in China 8. Status of concerned ABS resin Enterprises 8.1 Lanzhou Chemical Industry Co. 8.2 Gaoqiao Petrochemical Co. 8.3 Daqing Petrochemical Plant 8.4 Jilin Chemical Industry Co. 8.5 Ningbo Yongxing Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. 8.6 Panjin Shuanxing Engineering Plastic Co. Ltd. 8.7 Zhenjiang Guohen Chemical Co. Ltd. 8.8 Physical Blending Plant for ABS Resin 8.9 Plan for Building New Facility 9. Industry Structure 10. Developing Opportunity for and Suggestion on Developing Market Tables Table 1 Production capacity of ABS resin in the world and forecast on it in future Table 2 Price of ABS resin for injection moldingin Southeast Asia in 1999Unit: Usd/Ton Table 3 Scale and forecast on China's ABS resin market Table 4 ABS resin consumption in China Table 5 Production status for ABS resin in China in 1999 Table 6 Import/export of ABS resin in China(Unit: 10 thousand ton) Table 7 Trading way for China's imported ABS resin Table 8 Source for China's imported ABS resin Table 9 Main areas importing ABS resin in China Table 10 Main brands of imported ABS resin in China Table 11 Supply-demand balance for ABS resin in China in the past Table 12 Average importing/exporting price for ABS resin in China in the past Table 13 Average price for ABS resin in China in the past Table 14 Average price for ABS resin on Chinese market in 1999 (757) Table 15 Main brands for ABS resin of Lanzhou Chemical Industry Co. Table 16 Main brands for ABS resin of Gaoqiao Petrochemical Co. Table 17 Main brands for ABS resin of Daqing Petrochemical Plant Table 18 Production capacity of ABS resin in China and forecast on its future Table 19 ABS resin manufacturers using physical blending method in China Figures Figure 1 Consumption structure for ABS resin in USA Figure 2 Consumption structure for ABS resin in west Europe Figure 3 Consumption structure for ABS resin in Japan Figure 4 International price of ABS resin in 1999 Figure 5 Consumption structure for ABS resin in China Figure 6 Status Of Import For ABS Resin In China Figure 7 Trading way for imported ABS resin in China Figure 8 Source Of China's Imported ABS Resin (10 Thousand Ton) Figure 9 Areas Importing ABS Resin In China Figure 10 Status of supply-demand balance for ABS resin in China in past Figure 11 Importing prices for ABS resin in China in the past Figure 12 Consumption structure for ABS resin in 2005 in China
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