DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.
Linear alkyl benzene or LAB is a colorless detergent alkylate produced from kerosene feedstock. It is produced as an intermediate chemical while manufacturing certain surfactants. It is an organic compound having good optical transparency and high light yield. LAB is mainly used in the production of linear alkyl sulfonate or LAS and the remainder is used for niche applications such as agricultural herbicides, ink solvents, paints, and electric cable oil,. LAB is also used in neutrino detectors as a liquid scintillator.
The analysts forecast the Global LAB market will grow at a CAGR of 4.6 percent over the period 2013-2018.
The Global LAB market can be categorized on the basis of application into two segments: LAS and Niche Applications.
The report, the Global LAB Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
Key Topics Covered:
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
07. Global LAB Market
08. Market Segmentation by Application
09. Geographical Segmentation
10. Key Leading Countries
11. Buying Criteria
12. Market Growth Drivers
13. Drivers and their Impact
14. Market Challenges
15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
16. Market Trends
17. Trends and their Impact
18. Vendor Landscape
19. Key Vendor Analysis
20. Other Reports in this Series
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- Deten Quimica
- Formosan Union Chemical
- Gulf Farabi Petrochemicals
- ISU Chemical
- Indian Oil
- Iran Chemical Industries Investment Co.
- Jintung Petrochemical Corp. Ltd.
- LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas
- Nippon Petrochemicals
- PetroChina Fushun Petrochemical Co.
- Qatar Petroleum
- Reliance Industries Ltd.
- S Quimica Venoco
- Sasol Ltd.
- Sinopec Jinling Petrochemical
- Unggul Indah Cahaya
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