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UK Chemical Distribution Report 2016

UK Chemical distributors have enjoyed a period of unprecedented growth since 2000. Is this ‘golden age’ set to continue or is the outlook turning less favourable?

  • Table of Contents
  • Tables & Charts

Foreward

Executive Summary

UK Economic Development

Highlights | Introduction | GDP Growth | Inflation | Unemployment | International Trade | Business Environment | Economic Outlook

Chemical Industry in UK

Highlights | Background | Petrochemicals | Market Size & Growth | Trade in Chemicals | Challenges & Risks | Outlook & Prospects

UK Chemical Distribution Industry

Highlights | Market Size | Industry Structure | Industry Consolidation | Evolution of the Chemical Distribution Industry | Market Segmentation | Industry Benchmarks | Short_term Outlook | REACH | Emerging Trends | Outlook & Forecasts

Top UK Chemical Distributors

Top 10 Chemical Distributors | Top 5 Multi-Market Distributors | Top 5 Single-Market Distributors | Company Profiles

Prospects in Key Markets for Distributors

Highlights | Food & Nutrition | Personal Care | Pharmaceuticals | Paints & Coatings | Plastics & Rubber

Detailed Table & Charts

Forecast Assumptions | Forecasts for UK Chemical Distribution | UK Top 20 Chemical Distributors Market Shares | UK Chemical Distributors ALL (revenue > GBP 1M) | Specialist Distributors

Bibliography

Executive Summary

1. UK Chemical Distribution Market Key Facts 2015 (Table: page 15)

2. Top 5 UK Chemical Distributors 2015 (Table: page 15)

3. UK Chemical Distribution Market Forecast (EUR, 2014-2020) (Graph: page 16)

4. UK Chemical Distribution Market Forecast (GBP, 2014-2020) (Graph: page 16)

5. UK Chemical Distribution Market Growth (2014-2020) (Graph: page 16)

6. Trends in the UK Chemical Distribution Industry (2014-2020) (Table: page 16)

Economic Development

7. UK Overview 2015 (GDP, Inflation, Population) (Infographic: page 18)

8. GDP Growth (2014-2019) (Table: page 18)

9. Economic Indicators (2013-2017) (Table: page 18)

10. Index of Construction 2014 -2015 (Infographic: page 18)

11. Index of Production 2014-2015 (Infographic: page 18)

12. Index Economic Freedom 2016 (Infographic: page 18)

13. UK Key facts 2014 (Table: page 19)

14. UK V EU GDP Growth 2012 - 2020 (Graph: page 20)

15. UK Inflation (CPI) 2012 - 2020 (Graph: page 20)

16. Tree Map for UK Exports By Product Type (Infographic: page 20)

17. Tree Map for UK Imports By Product Type (Infographic: page 21)

18. Index of Economic Freedom 2016 (Table: page 22)

19. Index of Production v Index of Construction (2010-2017) (Graph: page 24)

UK Chemical Industry

20. Chemical Industry Sales, UK (EUR Billions, 2012-2014) (Table: page 26)

21. Chemical Imports (EUR Billions, 2012-2014) (Table: page 26)

22. Chemical Exports (EUR Billions, 2012-2014) (Table: page 26)

23. Industry Comparison Indicators (UK v EU Region) (Table: page 26)

24. Industry Growth 2013-2014 (Infographic: page 26)

25. Number of Enterprises 2014 (Infographic: page 26)

26. Number of Employees 2014 (Infographic: page 26)

27. UK Chemical Industry Sales 2010 -2014 (Graph: page 30)

28. UK Chemical Industry Sales by Sector 2014 (Graph: page 30)

29. UK Chemical Trade 2011 -2014 (Graph: page 31)

UK Chemical Distribution Industry

30. Chemical Distribution Industry Sales (EUR Millions, 2012-2014) (Table: page 36)

31. Industry Concentration / Consolidation (Table: page 36)

32. Industry Comparison Indicators 2014 (UK v EU Region) (Table: page 36)

33. Industry Growth Rate 2013-2014 (Infographic: page 36)

34. Number of Chemical Distributors 2014 (Infographic: page 36)

35. Number of Employees 2014 (Infographic: page 36)

36. Herfindahl-Hirschman Index (HHI) (Based on 2014 Market Shares) (Infographic: page 39)

37. Concentration Ratios (CR) (Based on 2014 Market Shares) (Chart: page 39)

38. Evolution of the Chemical Distribution Industry (Infographic: page 40)

39. UK Chemical Distribution Market Segmentation 2014 (3 charts) (Chart: page 42)

40. UK Chemical Distribution Market Segmentation 2014 (2 charts) (Chart: page 43)

41. Benchmarks: Top 100 Distributors Revenue Growth (2014 v 2013) (Chart: page 44)

42. Benchmarks: Sales Revenue per Employee 2014 (Chart: page 44)

43. Benchmarks: Gross Margin Distribution 2014 (Chart: page 45)

44. Benchmarks: Sales per Employee V Gross Margin 2014 (Graph: page 45)

45. CBA Survey: Order Volumes 2013-2015 (Graph: page 46)

46. CBA Survey: Quarterly Sales & Forecast 2013-2015 (Graph: page 46)

47. CBA Survey: Employment Prospects 2013-2015 (Graph: page 47)

48. CBA Survey: Sales Margins 2013-2015 (Graph: page 47)

49. REACH Registration Deadlines 2007-2018 (Infographic: page 48)

50. REACH Registration Fees for SME's 2015 (Infographic: page 49)

51. Long-Term Trends: UK Chemical Distributor Growth Forecasts (Chart: page 52)

52. Long-Term Trends: Key Challenges for UK Chemical Distributors (Chart: page 53)

53. Long-Term Trends: UK Chemical Distributors’ Growth Strategies (Chart: page 54)

54. Trends in the UK Chemical Distribution Industry (2014-2020) (Table: page 56)

55. UK Chemical Distribution Market Forecast (GBP, 2014-2020) (Graph: page 58)

56. UK Chemical Distribution Market Forecast (EUR, 2014-2020) (Graph: page 58)

57. UK Chemical Distribution v GDP Growth (2014-2020) (Graph: page 58)

58. UK Chemical DistributionGrowth Components (2014-2020) (Graph: page 59)

59. UK Chemical Distribution Market Forecast (2015-2020) (Graph: page 37)

60. Top 10 Chemical Distributors, UK 2014 (Chart: page 60)

61. Top 5 Niche, Single Market Distributors 2014 (Table: page 60)

62. Top 5 Multi-Market Distributors 2014 (Table: page 60)

Prospects in Key Markets For Distributors

63. Growth in Key End Use Markets for Chemical Distributors (2009-2014) (Table: page 72)

64. Growth in Life Sciences Production Value Sub-Segments (2009-2014) (Table: page 72)

65. Growth in Industrial Production Value Sub-Segments (2004-2014) (Table: page 72)

66. Growth in Life Science Markets 2013-2014 (Infographic: page 72)

67. Growth in Industrial Markets 2013-2014 (Infographic: page 72)

Detailed Tables & Charts

68. Economic Forecast Summary 2014-2020 (Table: page 77)

69. UK Chemical Distribution Forecast Detail 2014-2020 (Table: page 78)

70. End Use Market Growth Breakdown 2014-2020 (Table: page 78)

71. Top 20 Chemical Distributors 2015 Ranked By Net Sales (Table: page 79)

72. UK Chemical Distributors 2015: All (revenues > GBP 1 million) (Table: pages 80-90)

73. Top 5 Polymer Distributors 2015 (Table: page 91)

74. Top 5 Chemical (Petrochemical) Traders 2015 (Table: page 91)

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