Chemicals and Materials

Sizing and Thickening Agents Market 2018 Global Industry Demand, Growth, Trends and 2023 Forecasts Report


Sizing and Thickening Agents market 2018 Industry Report offers decisive insights into the overall Sizing and Thickening Agents industry along with the market dimensions and evaluation for the duration 2017 to 2022. The forenamed research study covers extensive analysis of various Sizing and Thickening Agents industry segments based on the type of applications, type of product Components and services, and different geographical regions.

Synopsis of Sizing and thickening agents Market

Sizing agents are substances that are primarily used in fibers to reduce their porosity and make the fibers suitable for printing purposes. These agents are also used in the paper industries to enhance the ink holding capacity of the paper. Thickeners are used to increase the viscosity of fluid thereby making them an integral part of the food and beverage industry. Moreover, thickening agents are also used as additives in the paint and coatings, inks, cosmetics and personal hygiene products. The most commonly used thickening agents are clay, silica, cellulose, and starch.

The growing industrialization and urbanization in the developing regions throughout the globe is expected to boost the market during the forecast years. The global market of sizing and thickening agents is a lucrative market is expected to expand at an encouraging CAGR during the forecast years. The growing demand for food & beverages, paper, and textile industries in the developing region are the major factors driving the global market of sizing and thickening agents.

Among the various product type in sizing and thickening agents market, the hydrocolloid is the leading segment of the market and is anticipated to continue its dominance over the forecast period. This growth is attributed to the increased demand for hydrocolloid in the food & beverage and the textile industries among others.

Request for a Sample Copy here:

Regional Analysis

The global Sizing and Thickening Agents market is geographically spanned across five key regions: Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. The Asia Pacific is leading the market, among others, owing to the increasing demand for building & construction, automotive, and wind energy sector in this region. India, South Korea, China, and Japan are the major markets in this region due to the growing demand from emerging end use industries such as marine, automotive, and building & construction. North America is the second most considerable region in the global Sizing and Thickening Agents market. The U.S. is the major contributor to this region due to the presence of leading end use industries such as defense, marine, aerospace & defense. Europe is another substantial region in the market. The major markets in this region are Germany, the U.K, France, and Italy, where there is a growing demand for Sizing and Thickening Agentss by the automobile industry. Latin America is witnessing a rise in industrialization along with the pacifying political and economic scenario in Brazil and Colombia. During the forecast period, the region anticipated holding a significant share of the global Sizing and Thickening Agents market. The Middle East & Africa is holding relatively lesser shares in the global Sizing and Thickening Agents market. It is anticipated to witness growth in coming years on account of hitherto untapped growth opportunities in the construction sector.

Key Players Analysis:

Some of the prominent players operating in the global sizing and thickening agents  market are Ashland (U.S.), Cargill Incorporated (U.S.), CP Kelco (U.S.), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), BASF SE (Germany), and AKZO Nobel N.V.(Netherland), FMC Corporation (U.S.), and Archer Daniels Midland Company (U.S.) among others.

Complete Report Details Available @


The global sizing and thickening agents market is segmented into type and application. On the basis of the type, the market is segmented into natural sizing agent, synthetic sizing agents, mineral thickening agent and hydrocolloids thickening agents. On the basis of the application, the global sizing and thickening agents market is segmented into food and beverage, paper & paperboards, paints & coatings, textile and fibers, cosmetics & personal hygiene, and others.

Geographical Overview:

The report covers brief analysis of the major geographic regions namely Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.

Targeted Audience

  • Sizing and thickening agents    market manufacturers
  • Traders and Distributors of Sizing and thickening agents   market
  • Production Process Industries
  • Potential Investors
  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Nationalized Laboratory 

At Market Research Future (MRFR), we enable our customers to unravel the complexity of various industries through our Cooked Research Report (CRR), Half-Cooked Research Reports (HCRR), Raw Research Reports (3R), Continuous-Feed Research (CFR), and Market Research & Consulting Services.

MRFR team have supreme objective to provide the optimum quality market research and intelligence services to our clients. Our market research studies by products, services, technologies, applications, end users, and market players for global, regional, and country level market segments, enable our clients to see more, know more, and do more, which help to answer all their most important questions.

In order to stay updated with technology and work process of the industry, MRFR often plans & conducts meet with the industry experts and industrial visits for its research analyst members.


Market Research Future

Office No. 528, Amanora Chambers

Magarpatta Road, Hadapsar,

Pune - 411028

Maharashtra, India

+1 646 845 9312

Email: [email protected]



Market Research Future

Sidhant Shelar

Market Research Future