Advanced Phase Change Materials Market Trends

Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Sep 19, 2015
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GIA-MCP7909

Advanced Phase Change Materials Market Trends

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) in US$ by the following Material Types: Paraffin-based PCMs, Inorganic PCMs, and Other PCMs. The report also analyzes the total market by the following End-Use Applications: Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 41 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Advansa B.V
BASF SE
Cryopak Inc.
Datum Phase Change Ltd.
DuPont de Nemours & Co.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3
       Phase Change Materials Categorization                            I-3
        Paraffin-based PCMs                                             I-4
        Inorganic PCMs                                                  I-4
         Salt Hydrates                                                  I-4
         Metallics                                                      I-4
        Other PCMs                                                      I-4
         Bio-based PCMs                                                 I-4
         Eutectic PCMs                                                  I-4
       End-use Application                                              I-5
        Construction                                                    I-5
        Energy                                                          I-5
        HVAC&R                                                          I-5
        Textiles                                                        I-5
        Others                                                          I-5


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      Increasing Emphasis on Energy Conservation Drives Advanced
       Phase Change Materials Demand                                    II-1
      Current & Future Analysis                                         II-1
      Product Segmentation                                              II-2
       Biodegradable Properties of Bio-Based Advanced PCM Augurs
        Well for the Growth of the Segment                              II-2
      HVAC&R and Construction Industries: Major End-use Markets         II-3
       Reduced Peak Loads through Advanced PCM Enhance Building
        Energy Efficiency                                               II-3
      Regional Perspective                                              II-3
      Competitive Landscape                                             II-4
       The Need for Energy Conservation Drives the Advanced PCM
        Industry                                                        II-4
      Microencapsulated PCM Regulate Temperature in Building &
       Construction, Textile Applications                               II-5
      Market Challenges                                                 II-5
       High Cost of Advanced PCM Impedes the Growth of the Segment      II-5

  2. MACRO-ECONOMIC FACTORS DRIVING GROWTH                              II-6
      Rising Global Population Propels Demand                           II-6
       Table 1: Global Population Estimates (2000-2050) (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-6
       Table 2: Top 25 Countries Worldwide in Terms of Population:
        2007 & 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-7
      Rapid Urbanization: A Strong Growth Driver                        II-8
       Table 3: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural
       Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-9

       Table 4: Estimated Percentage of Urbanization in World, China
       and India for the Years 2011 and 2018 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-10
      Positive Outlook for the Global Construction Industry Benefit
       Market Expansion                                                 II-10
       Table 5: Growth in the Global Construction Market by Sector
       (2013-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                 II-12

       Table 6: Global Construction Market (2015E & 2020P):
       Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spending by Region
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-13
       Surging Construction Spending in Developing Countries Sets
        the Growth Pace                                                 II-13
        Table 7: Asian Construction Market (2014): Percentage
        Breakdown of Spend by Sector (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-15

        Table 8: Construction Spending (in US$ Billion) in Asia by
        Country: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              II-15
      Investments in Infrastructure Projects Favors Growth Prospects    II-16
       Table 9: Global Infrastructure Spending Estimates by Sector
       (2013-2030) (in US$ Trillion)                                    II-17

       Table 10: Global Infrastructure Spending Estimates by
       Region/Country (2010-2030) (in US$ Trillion)                     II-17
      Optimistic Global Economic Outlook to Help Drive Gains in
       Advanced PCM Market                                              II-17
       Table 11: World Real GDP Growth by Region/Country: 2013-2016P
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-19

  3. END-USE MARKETS                                                    II-20
      Energy Savings Prompt Adoption of Advanced PCM in Building &
       Construction Sectors                                             II-20
      Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration - The
       Biggest Consumers of Advanced PCM                                II-20
      Application of Advanced PCM in the Textile Industry               II-20
      Thermal Energy Storage Systems                                    II-21
      Incorporation of Advanced PCM in Food Processing Applications
       Enables Temperature Control                                      II-21
      Use of PCM in Solar Water and Air Heating Systems - a
       Promising Technology                                             II-21
      Advanced PCM Enhances Climate Control in Automobiles              II-22

  4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-23
      Phase Change Process - An Energy Saving Phenomenon                II-23
      Working Principle of PCMs                                         II-23
      Types of PCMs                                                     II-24
      Encapsulation Technologies                                        II-25
      Thermal Composites as PCM Augment Functional Efficiency in
       Applications                                                     II-25
      Grouping of Phase Change Materials                                II-26
       Organic PCM                                                      II-26
        Paraffin Compounds                                              II-26
        Non-Paraffin Compounds                                          II-26
       Inorganic PCM                                                    II-26
        Salt Hydrates                                                   II-27
        Metallics                                                       II-27
       Other PCMs                                                       II-27
        Bio-based PCMs                                                  II-27
        Eutectic PCMs                                                   II-27

  5. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/LAUNCHES                                     II-28
      Ergodyne Unveils Chill-Its® Range of Phase Change Cooling Vests   II-28
      Outlast Technologies and Thai Acrylic Fibre Introduce PCM
       Acrylic Fibre                                                    II-28
      Steelbird Introduces Ares Helmets with Special PCM Fabric and
       NASA Technology                                                  II-28
      AllCell Technologies Unveils Summit Range of Lithium-Ion
       Batteries for e-bikes                                            II-28

  6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-29
      PureTemp Bio-based PCM Products from Entropy Solutions Receive
       Approval from USDA                                               II-29
      Datum Phase Change and Green Innovations Ink Distribution
       Agreement over ThermaCool® PCM                                   II-29

  7. FOCUS ON SELECT MAJOR PLAYERS                                      II-30
      Advansa B.V. (The Netherlands)                                    II-30
      BASF SE (Germany)                                                 II-30
      Cryopak Inc. (US)                                                 II-30
      Datum Phase Change Ltd. (UK)                                      II-30
      DuPont de Nemours & Co. (US)                                      II-31
      Entropy Solutions Inc. (US)                                       II-31
      Micron Technology Inc. (US)                                       II-31
      Microtek Laboratories, Inc (US)                                   II-32
      Outlast Technologies LLC (US)                                     II-32
      Phase Change Energy Solutions (US)                                II-32
      Phase Change Material Products Ltd., (UK)                         II-32
      Pluss Polymers (India)                                            II-32
      Royal Dutch Shell (The Netherlands)                               II-33
      Rubitherm Technologies GmbH (Germany)                             II-33
      Sonoco Products Company (US)                                      II-33

  8. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-34
      By Geographic Region                                              II-34
       Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region -
       US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
       Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years
       2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-34

       Table 13: World Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
       Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa
       and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-35

       Table 14: World 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase Change
       Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
       of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-36
      By Material                                                       II-37
       Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Paraffin-based PCM by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa
       and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-37

       Table 16: World Historic Review for Paraffin-based PCM by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
       US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-38

       Table 17: World 14-Year Perspective for Paraffin-based PCM by
       Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US,
       Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
       East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-39

       Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Inorganic PCM by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa
       and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-40

       Table 19: World Historic Review for Inorganic PCM by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
       US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-41

       Table 20: World 14-Year Perspective for Inorganic PCM by
       Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US,
       Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
       East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-42

       Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Other PCM by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and
       Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-43

       Table 22: World Historic Review for Other PCM by Geographic
       Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
       Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
       Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-44

       Table 23: World 14-Year Perspective for Other PCM by
       Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US,
       Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
       East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-45
      By End-Use Application                                            II-46
       Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced PCM in Construction by Geographic Region - US,
       Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
       East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years
       2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-46

       Table 25: World Historic Review for Advanced PCM in
       Construction by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa
       and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-47

       Table 26: World 14-Year Perspective for Advanced PCM in
       Construction by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
       Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-48

       Table 27: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced PCM in Energy by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
       Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &
       Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
       Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-49

       Table 28: World Historic Review for Advanced PCM in Energy by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
       US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-50

       Table 29: World 14-Year Perspective for Advanced PCM in
       Energy by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
       Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-51

       Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced PCM in HVAC&R by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
       Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &
       Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
       Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-52

       Table 31: World Historic Review for Advanced PCM in HVAC&R by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
       US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-53

       Table 32: World 14-Year Perspective for Advanced PCM in
       HVAC&R by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
       Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-54

       Table 33: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced PCM in Textiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
       Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &
       Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
       Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-55

       Table 34: World Historic Review for Advanced PCM in Textiles
       by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and
       Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-56

       Table 35: World 14-Year Perspective for Advanced PCM in
       Textiles by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
       Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American
       Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-57

       Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced PCM in Other End-Use Applications by Geographic
       Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
       Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
       Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-58

       Table 37: World Historic Review for Advanced PCM in Other
       End-Use Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
       Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East &
       Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
       Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through
       2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-59

       Table 38: World 14-Year Perspective for Advanced PCM in Other
       End-Use Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage
       Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and
       Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-60


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-1
        Paraffin-based PCM Dominates the US Market                      III-1
        US Inorganic Advanced PCM Segment on a Growth Trajectory        III-1
        Bio-Based Advanced PCM as Green Alternatives to Paraffin-
         based PCM                                                      III-2
        HVAC&R and Construction Sectors Dominate the APCM Market        III-2
        Opportunities Exist for Advanced PCM in HVAC&R Market           III-2
        Shale Gas Revolution: A Fundamental Driver of Growth for
         Advanced PCM Used in Liquefaction Plants                       III-2
         Table 39: Annual Production of Shale Gas (in Trillion Cubic
         Feet) in the United States (2010 through 2040): A Measure
         of Addressable Opportunity for Exchangers in Heat Recovery
         Applications in Shale Gas Processing (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-3
        Stabilizing Construction Markets in the US Drive Demand for
         Organic PCM                                                    III-3
         Table 40: The US Construction Spending by Type of
         Construction (2012, 2013 & 2014): Percentage Breakdown of
         Annual Spending for Non-Residential and Residential
         Construction (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-4

         Table 41: Residential Construction in the US (2007-2014):
         Number of Housing Starts by Type - Single-Family Units and
         Multi-Family Units (in ‘000) (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-5

         Table 42: The US Public and Private Spending on
         Non-Residential Construction (2012 & 2013): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Construction Spending by Sector
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-6

         Table 43: Projected Growth of the US Construction Market by
         Sector (2012-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)        III-7
        APCM to Witness Fastest Growth in Textiles Sector               III-7
        Product Introductions/Launches                                  III-8
        Key Major Players                                               III-9
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-11
        By Material                                                     III-11
         Table 44: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material -
         Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-11

         Table 45: The US Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
         Materials (PCM) by Material - Paraffin-based, Inorganic and
         Other PCMs Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-12

         Table 46: The US 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Percentage Breakdown
         of Revenues for Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs
         Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-13
        By End-Use Application                                          III-14
         Table 47: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use
         Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and
         Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-14

         Table 48: The US Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
         Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application - Construction,
         Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-15

         Table 49: The US 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-16

  2. CANADA                                                             III-17
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-17
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-17
        Construction Market                                             III-17
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-18
        By Material                                                     III-18
         Table 50: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material -
         Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-18

         Table 51: Canadian Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Paraffin-based,
         Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-19

         Table 52: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Percentage Breakdown
         of Revenues for Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs
         Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-20
        By End-Use Application                                          III-21
         Table 53: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use
         Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and
         Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-21

         Table 54: Canadian Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-22

         Table 55: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-23

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-24
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-24
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-24
        Construction Sector: A Significant Market for APCM              III-24
         Table 56: Annual Housing Construction Starts in Japan
         (2007-2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-25
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-26
        By Material                                                     III-26
         Table 57: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material -
         Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-26

         Table 58: Japanese Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Paraffin-based,
         Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-27

         Table 59: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Percentage Breakdown
         of Revenues for Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs
         Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-28
        By End-Use Application                                          III-29
         Table 60: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use
         Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and
         Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-29

         Table 61: Japanese Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-30

         Table 62: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-31

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-32
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-32
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-32
         The Largest Market for Advanced Phase Change Materials
          Globally                                                      III-32
        Organic APCM Accounts for the Largest Market Share              III-32
        Climatic Conditions Influence Inorganic Advanced PCM Market
         in Europe                                                      III-32
        Bio-Based Advanced PCM Finds Favor across the Region            III-32
        End-use Markets                                                 III-33
         EU Debt Crisis & the Manufacturing Industry                    III-33
          EU Debt Crisis Remains on a Shaky Ground                      III-33
         Outlook for the Domestic Manufacturing Industry                III-34
          Table 63: Euro Area Manufacturing Purchasing Managers
          Index (PMI): Breakdown of Monthly PMI Data for the Period
          September 2014 to March 2015 (includes corresponding
          Graph/Chart)                                                  III-35
        Increasing Construction Activity to Drive Market Growth of APCM III-35
         Table 64: Construction Industry in Europe (2010-2015E):
         Percentage Change of Construction Output by Segment
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-36

         Table 65: European Construction Market (2014): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Value Sales by End-Use Sector - Civil
         Engineering, Non-Residential, and Residential (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-37
        APCM Registers Growth in the Textile Industry                   III-37
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-38
        By Geographic Region                                            III-38
         Table 66: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Geographic
         Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest
         of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-38

         Table 67: European Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region - France,
         Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-39

         Table 68: European 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
         Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-40
        By Material                                                     III-41
         Table 69: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material -
         Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-41

         Table 70: European Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Materials - Paraffin-based,
         Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-42

         Table 71: European 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Percentage Breakdown
         of Revenues for Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs
         Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-43
        By End-Use Application                                          III-44
         Table 72: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use
         Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and
         Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-44

         Table 73: European Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-45

         Table 74: European 14-Year Perspective for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-46

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-47
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-47
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-47
         Recovering Construction Activity to Foster Growth              III-47
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-47
        Table 75: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-47

        Table 76: French Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-48

  4b. GERMANY                                                           III-49
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-49
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-49
        Rubitherm Technologies Gmbh - A Key Player                      III-49
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-49
        Table 77: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-49

        Table 78: German Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-50

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-51
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-51
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-51
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-51
        Table 79: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)4III-51

        Table 80: Italian Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-52

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-53
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-53
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-53
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-53
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-54
        Table 81: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-54

        Table 82: UK Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-55

  4e. SPAIN                                                             III-56
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-56
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-56
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-56
        Table 83: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-56

        Table 84: Spanish Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-57

  4f. RUSSIA                                                            III-58
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-58
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-58
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-58
        Table 85: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-58

        Table 86: Russian Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-59

  4g. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-60
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-60
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-60
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-60
        Table 87: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for
        Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-60

        Table 88: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Advanced Phase
        Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-61

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-62
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-62
        Outlook                                                         III-62
        Organic Advanced PCM across Asia-Pacific on an Upward Curve     III-62
        Inorganic Advanced PCM Finds Favor across Asia-Pacific          III-62
        Compatibility of Bio-based Advanced PCM Bodes Well for the
         Segment                                                        III-62
        Booming Construction Activity Drives Global Market Growth       III-63
         Table 89: Increase in Urban Population in Major Countries
         in Asia-Pacific (in Millions) Over the Period 2012-2020P
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-63

         Table 90: Asian Construction Market by Sector (2013):
         Percentage Breakdown of Spend for Industrial, Residential,
         and Non-residential (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-64

         Table 91: Construction Spending in Asia by Country: 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-64

         Table 92: Projected Growth in the Asian Construction Market
         by Region and Sector (2014-2020) (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-65
        Surge in Infrastructure Development Powers Demand Growth        III-65
         Table 93: Ten Largest Populated Countries Worldwide (July
         2013): Total Population (in Millions) by Age Group 0-14
         Years, 15-44 Years, 45-64 Years, and 65+ Years for China,
         India, USA, Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan, Nigeria,
         Bangladesh, Russia and Japanese (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-66
        APCM Registers Increased Demand from Textile Industry           III-67
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-68
        By Geographic Region                                            III-68
         Table 94: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by
         Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-68

         Table 95: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region - China, India
         and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-69

         Table 96: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Geographic Region -
         Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, India and Rest
         of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-70
        By Material                                                     III-71
         Table 97: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by
         Material - Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-71

         Table 98: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Paraffin-based,
         Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-72

         Table 99: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for Paraffin-based, Inorganic and
         Other PCMs Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-73
        By End-Use Application                                          III-74
         Table 100: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by
         End-Use Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
         through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-74

         Table 101: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Advanced Phase
         Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-75

         Table 102: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Construction, Energy,
         HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-76

  5a. CHINA                                                             III-77
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-77
        Outlook                                                         III-77
        Key Growth Drivers in a Nutshell                                III-77
        Rising Focus on Energy Saving, Environment- Friendly
         Technology Bodes Well for the Advanced PCM Market              III-77
         Table 103: Heat Consumption in China (2014): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Consumption by Sector (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-77
        The Chinese PCM Market: Influenced by Economic Trends           III-78
        Energy Codes Drives the Chinese Market for Advanced PCM         III-79
        World’s Largest Textile Industry Offers Potential
         Opportunities for Advanced PCM Sectors                         III-79
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-80
        Table 104: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed
        with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-80

        Table 105: Chinese Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-81

  5b. INDIA                                                             III-82
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-82
        Outlook                                                         III-82
        Green Building Codes to Drive Advanced PCM Demand in India      III-82
        Indian Market for Industry Grade PCM: Huge Untapped Potential   III-82
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-83
        Table 106: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-83

        Table 107: Indian Historic Review for Advanced Phase Change
        Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-84

  5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC                                              III-85
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-85
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-85
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-85
        Table 108: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current &
        Future Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) -
        Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand
        for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-85

        Table 109: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Advanced
        Phase Change Materials (PCM) - Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-86

  6. THE MIDDLE-EAST & AFRICA                                           III-87
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-87
        Outlook                                                         III-87
        Inorganic Advanced PCM - Most Preferred PCM Segment in
         Middle East & Africa                                           III-87
        Middle East & Africa Witness Booming Demand for Organic
         Advanced PCM                                                   III-87
        Bio-based Advanced PCM Gain Traction across Middle East &
         Africa                                                         III-87
        Favorable Trends in the Construction Sector Bodes Well for
         Advanced PCM Demand                                            III-88
        Building Efficiency Codes Drive Demand for Advanced PCM in
         the UAE                                                        III-88
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-89
        By Material                                                     III-89
         Table 110: The Middle-East & African Recent Past, Current &
         Future Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM)
         by Material - Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-89

         Table 111: The Middle-East & African Historic Review for
         Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material -
         Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-90

         Table 112: The Middle-East & African 14-Year Perspective
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material -
         Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Paraffin-based,
         Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-91
        By End-Use Application                                          III-92
         Table 113: The Middle-East & African Recent Past, Current &
         Future Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM)
         by End-Use Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
         through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-92

         Table 114: The Middle-East & African Historic Review for
         Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use
         Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and
         Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-93

         Table 115: The Middle-East & African 14-Year Perspective
         for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use
         Application - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for
         Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use
         Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-94

  7. LATIN AMERICA                                                      III-95
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-95
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-95
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-96
        By Material                                                     III-96
         Table 116: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by
         Material - Paraffin-based, Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-96

         Table 117: Latin American Historic Review for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Paraffin-based,
         Inorganic and Other PCMs Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-97

         Table 118: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by Material - Percentage
         Breakdown of Revenues for Paraffin-based, Inorganic and
         Other PCMs Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-98
        By End-Use Application                                          III-99
         Table 119: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Advanced Phase Change Materials (PCM) by
         End-Use Application - Construction, Energy, HVAC&R,
         Textiles and Other End-Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
         through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-99

         Table 120: Latin American Historic Review for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Construction, Energy, HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
         in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-100

         Table 121: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Advanced
         Phase Change Materials (PCM) by End-Use Application -
         Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Construction, Energy,
         HVAC&R, Textiles and Other End-Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-101


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 41 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 43)

     The United States (21)
     Canada (1)
     Japan (1)
     Europe (15)
     - France (1)
     - Germany (5)
     - The United Kingdom (5)
     - Spain (1)
     - Rest of Europe (3)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (5)
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