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Global Acrylic Market by Type (Colorless Acrylic, Colorful Acrylic), By Application (Building applications, Ad application, Traffic application, Medical application, Home application, Lighting applications) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Acrylic Market by Type (Colorless Acrylic, Colorful Acrylic), By Application (Building applications, Ad application, Traffic application, Medical application, Home application, Lighting applications) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

Report ID: 137376 3300 Chemical & Material 377 250 Pages 5 (39)

Market Overview:

The global acrylic market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2030. The growth in the market can be attributed to the increasing demand for acrylics in various applications, such as building and construction, adhesives and sealants, traffic signage, medical devices and equipment, home furnishings, and lighting fixtures. In terms of type, the colorless acrylic segment is expected to lead the global market during the forecast period owing to its properties such as transparency and glossiness. In terms of application, building applications are expected to account for a major share of the global market during the forecast period due to rising demand from developing countries for residential and commercial buildings.

Global Acrylic Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

acrylic: a synthetic resin made from acrylic acid, used especially in paints.

Colorless Acrylic:

The global colorless acrylic market size was estimated at USD 4.0 billion in 2016 and is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period owing to its increasing demand in construction, automotive, and electronics applications. The growing popularity of clear or transparent acrylic products has widened the scope for industry growth as these materials are increasingly used in consumer goods such as smartphones, laptops, monitors & TV screens along with various other electronic devices.

Colorful Acrylic:

Acrylic is a colorless, odorless, water-soluble polymer. It has the ability to bind with water and change its physical properties such as viscosity and flow.

Application Insights:

Building applications led the global market in 2017. The segment is projected to witness a CAGR of XX% from 2018 to 2030 owing to rising demand for architectural solutions in construction and renovation activities across the globe. Traffic application is also one of the significant segments growing with a CAGR around 6%. It is used as an underlayer for road construction purposes, thereby reducing noise and friction caused due to vehicle travel over roads. Medical application will be another key growth driver during the forecast period owing to its increasing use as an adhesive, sealant or coating material in medical devices such as stents, pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators among others.

Regional Analysis:

Asia Pacific dominated the global market in 2017 and is expected to continue its dominance over the forecast period. The growth of this region can be attributed to increasing acrylic demand from various end-use industries, such as construction, automotive, packaging, and electrical & electronics. China is one of the largest markets for acrylic fibers in Asia Pacific due to rapid industrialization coupled with a large population base.

Europe accounted for a significant share of global consumption in 2017 owing to growing product demand from several major end-use industries including building & construction; automotive; packaging; electrical & electronics; medical devices among others. Increasing consumer disposable income levels coupled with government initiatives towards sustainable development are likely to support regional growth over the coming years.

North America emerged as one of the promising regions for colorless acrylic during 2016 - 2030 due to high consumer awareness regarding its benefits along with rising product adoption across numerous applications such as lighting fixtures.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing demand from the automotive and construction industries
  • Growing popularity of acrylics as a medium for art and crafts
  • Rising demand for lightweight and durable plastics in packaging applications
  • Increasing use of acrylics in medical devices and implants
  • Growing awareness about the benefits of acrylic products among consumers

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Acrylic Market Research Report

By Type

Colorless Acrylic, Colorful Acrylic

By Application

Building applications, Ad application, Traffic application, Medical application, Home application, Lighting applications

By Companies

MRC, Atohaas, Degussa, Huntsman, Rohm, Cy/Ro, Asahi, ...

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA

Base Year


Historical Year

2019 to 2020 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)

Forecast Year


Number of Pages


Number of Tables & Figures


Customization Available

Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

Global Acrylic Market Report Segments:

The global Acrylic market is segmented on the basis of:


Colorless Acrylic, Colorful Acrylic

The product segment provides information about the market share of each product and the respective CAGR during the forecast period. It lays out information about the product pricing parameters, trends, and profits that provides in-depth insights of the market. Furthermore, it discusses latest product developments & innovation in the market.


Building applications, Ad application, Traffic application, Medical application, Home application, Lighting applications

The application segment fragments various applications of the product and provides information on the market share and growth rate of each application segment. It discusses the potential future applications of the products and driving and restraining factors of each application segment.

Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. MRC
  2. Atohaas
  3. Degussa
  4. Huntsman
  5. Rohm
  6. Cy/Ro
  7. Asahi
  8. ...

Global Acrylic Market Overview

Highlights of The Acrylic Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2030.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

    1. Colorless Acrylic
    2. Colorful Acrylic
  1. By Application:

    1. Building applications
    2. Ad application
    3. Traffic application
    4. Medical application
    5. Home application
    6. Lighting applications
  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Acrylic Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2030.

Regional Analysis

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

Note: A country of choice can be added in the report at no extra cost. If more than one country needs to be added, the research quote will vary accordingly.

The geographical analysis part of the report provides information about the product sales in terms of volume and revenue in regions. It lays out potential opportunities for the new entrants, emerging players, and major players in the region. The regional analysis is done after considering the socio-economic factors and government regulations of the countries in the regions.

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Global Acrylic Market Statistics

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  1. Includes a Chapter on the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On the Market
  2. Report Prepared After Conducting Interviews with Industry Experts & Top Designates of the Companies in the Market
  3. Implemented Robust Methodology to Prepare the Report
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  6. Provides Information About the Top-winning Strategies Implemented by Industry Players.
  7. In-depth Insights On the Market Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats
  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

Acrylic is a type of plastic that is made from the polymer acrylic acid. Acrylic plastics are often used in products that need to be lightweight, such as cups and plates.

Some of the major companies in the acrylic market are MRC, Atohaas, Degussa, Huntsman, Rohm, Cy/Ro, Asahi.

The acrylic market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Acrylic Market Overview
   4.1. Introduction
      4.1.1. Market Taxonomy
      4.1.2. Market Definition
   4.2. Macro-Economic Factors
      4.2.1. Industry Outlook
   4.3. Acrylic Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Acrylic Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Acrylic Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Acrylic Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Acrylic Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Acrylic Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1. Market Trends
   5.2. Introduction
      5.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   5.3. Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Colorless Acrylic
      5.3.2. Colorful Acrylic
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast by Application
   6.1. Market Trends
   6.2. Introduction
      6.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
      6.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   6.3. Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Building applications
      6.3.2. Ad application
      6.3.3. Traffic application
      6.3.4. Medical application
      6.3.5. Home application
      6.3.6. Lighting applications
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast by Sales Channel
   7.1. Market Trends
   7.2. Introduction
      7.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Sales Channel 
      7.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Sales Channel
   7.3. Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Sales Channel 
      7.3.1. Manufacturer/Distributor/Service Provider
      7.3.2. Aftermarket
   7.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Sales Channel
   7.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Sales Channel

8. Global Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   8.1. Market Trends
   8.2. Introduction
      8.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      8.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Region
   8.3. Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Region
      8.3.1. North America
      8.3.2. Latin America
      8.3.3. Europe
      8.3.4. Asia Pacific
      8.3.5. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
   8.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   8.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Region
   8.6. Global Acrylic Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

9. North America Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast
   9.1. Introduction
      9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
   9.2. North America Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      9.2.1. U.S.
      9.2.2. Canada
   9.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.4. North America Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Building applications
      9.4.2. Ad application
      9.4.3. Traffic application
      9.4.4. Medical application
      9.4.5. Home application
      9.4.6. Lighting applications
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Colorless Acrylic
      9.7.2. Colorful Acrylic
   9.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   9.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   9.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      9.10.1. By Country
      9.10.2. By Product Type
      9.10.3. By Application
      9.10.4. By Sales Channel
   9.11. North America Acrylic Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

10. Latin America Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast
   10.1. Introduction
      10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      10.1.3. Latin America Average Pricing Analysis
   10.2. Latin America Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      10.2.1. Brazil
      10.2.2. Mexico
      10.2.3. Rest of Latin America
   10.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.4. Latin America Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Building applications
      10.4.2. Ad application
      10.4.3. Traffic application
      10.4.4. Medical application
      10.4.5. Home application
      10.4.6. Lighting applications
   10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Colorless Acrylic
      10.7.2. Colorful Acrylic
   10.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   10.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   10.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      10.10.1. By Country
      10.10.2. By Product Type
      10.10.3. By Application
      10.10.4. By Sales Channel
   10.11. Latin America Acrylic Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

11. Europe Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast
   11.1. Introduction
      11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      11.1.3. Europe Average Pricing Analysis
   11.2. Europe Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      11.2.1. Germany
      11.2.2. France
      11.2.3. Italy
      11.2.4. U.K.
      11.2.5. Spain
      11.2.6. Russia
      11.2.7. Rest of Europe
   11.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.4. Europe Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Building applications
      11.4.2. Ad application
      11.4.3. Traffic application
      11.4.4. Medical application
      11.4.5. Home application
      11.4.6. Lighting applications
   11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Colorless Acrylic
      11.7.2. Colorful Acrylic
   11.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   11.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   11.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      11.10.1. By Country
      11.10.2. By Product Type
      11.10.3. By Application
      11.10.4. By Sales Channel
   11.11. Europe Acrylic Demand Share, 2019-2029

12. Asia Pacific Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast
   12.1. Introduction
      12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      12.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   12.2. Asia Pacific Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      12.2.1. China
      12.2.2. Japan
      12.2.3. South Korea
      12.2.4. India
      12.2.5. Australia
      12.2.6. Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   12.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.4. Asia Pacific Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Building applications
      12.4.2. Ad application
      12.4.3. Traffic application
      12.4.4. Medical application
      12.4.5. Home application
      12.4.6. Lighting applications
   12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Colorless Acrylic
      12.7.2. Colorful Acrylic
   12.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   12.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   12.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      12.10.1. By Country
      12.10.2. By Product Type
      12.10.3. By Application
      12.10.4. By Sales Channel
   12.11. Asia Pacific Acrylic Demand Share, 2019-2029

13. Middle East & Africa Acrylic Market Analysis and Forecast
   13.1. Introduction
      13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      13.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   13.2. Middle East & Africa Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      13.2.1. Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2. South Africa
      13.2.3. UAE
      13.2.4. Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.4. Middle East & Africa Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Building applications
      13.4.2. Ad application
      13.4.3. Traffic application
      13.4.4. Medical application
      13.4.5. Home application
      13.4.6. Lighting applications
   13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Acrylic Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Colorless Acrylic
      13.7.2. Colorful Acrylic
   13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      13.10.1. By Country
      13.10.2. By Product Type
      13.10.3. By Application
      13.10.4. By Sales Channel
   13.11. Middle East & Africa Acrylic Demand Share, 2019-2029

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Acrylic Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Acrylic Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Acrylic Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. MRC Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. Atohaas Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. Degussa Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. Huntsman Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. Rohm Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. Cy/Ro Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. Asahi Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. ... Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. COMPANY9 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.10. COMPANY 10 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.11. COMPANY 11 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.12. COMPANY 12 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.13. COMPANY 13 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.14. COMPANY 14 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.15. COMPANY 15 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.16. COMPANY 16 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.17. COMPANY 17 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.18. COMPANY 18 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.19. COMPANY 19 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.20. COMPANY 20 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook

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