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The future of the polyurethane (PU) foam market looks promising with opportunities in building and construction, bedding and furniture, automotive and transportation, electrical and electronics, and footwear application. The global polyurethane foam market is declined in 2020 due to the global economic recession led by COVID-19. However, the market will witness recovery in the year 2021, and it is expected to reach an estimated $63.4 billion by 2026 with a CAGR of 4.6% from 2021 to 2026. The major growth drivers for this market are growth in bedding and furniture industry, high demand of PU foam in building insulation for energy conservation and increasing automotive production.
Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the polyurethane foam industry, include emergence of carbon dioxide-based flexible foam, and polyurethane foam based on natural raw materials. Recticel Group, Eurofoam Group, Carpenter, Mitsui Chemical, Vitafoam, and NCFI are among the major polyurethane foam manufacturers.
 
A total of 192 figures / charts and 166 tables are provided in this 257-page report to help in your business decisions. A sample figure with insights is shown below. To learn the scope of benefits, companies researched, and other details of the global polyurethane foam market report, please download the report brochure.

 
Polyurethane Foam Market Trends and Forecast


Polyurethane Foam Market Drivers and Challenges
 
The study includes trends and forecast for the global polyurethane foam market by application, foam type, density, material, and region as follows:
 
By Application [Volume (M lbs) and $M shipment analysis from 2015 to 2026]: 
  • Building and Construction 
  • Bedding and Furniture 
  • Automotive and Transportation 
  • Electrical and Electronics
  • Footwear
  • Others
By Foam Type [Volume (M lbs) and $M shipment analysis from 2015 to 2026]: 
  • Rigid Foam
  • Flexible Foam
  • Spray Foam
By Density [Volume (M lbs) and $M shipment analysis from 2015 to 2026]: 
  • High Density Foam 
  • Low Density Foam
By Material [Volume (M lbs) and $M shipment analysis from 2015 to 2026]: 
  • MDI (Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate) Based Foam
  • TDI (Toluene Diisocyanate) Based Foam
By Region [Volume (M lbs) and $M shipment analysis from 2015 to 2026]: 
  • North America
  • US
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Europe
  • Western Europe
  • Central/East Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • China
  • India
  • South Korea
  • Japan
  • Rest of the world
  • Middle East/Africa
  • South America
In this market rigid foam, flexible foam, and spray foam are the various types of polyurethane foam. Flexible foam is expected to remain the largest market by value and volume, mainly driven by applications in different industries, such as furniture and bedding, automotive interiors, packaging, textiles, and others due to its lightweight, durable, resilient and energy absorption properties. Spray foam is expected to witness highest growth over the forecast period. 
 
Within the global polyurethane foam market, bedding and furniture will remain the largest application by value and volume due to higher consumption of mattress and furniture by emerging middle class in the developing regions. Footwear is expected to witness highest growth over the forecast period. 
 
Asia Pacific (APAC) expected to remain the largest market and it is also expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to growth in end-use industries and also increasing construction spending in countries, such as China, India, South Korea, and Indonesia.
 
Some of the global polyurethane foam manufacturers profiled in this report include Recticel Group, Eurofoam Group, Carpenter, Mitsui Chemical, Vitafoam, and NCFI are the major manufacturers of polyurethane foam. 
 
 
Features of the Global Polyurethane Foam Market
 
  • Market Size Estimates: Polyurethane foam market size estimation in terms of value ($M) shipment and volume (M lbs)
  • Trend and Forecast Analysis: Polyurethane foam Market trends (2015-2020) and forecast (2021-2026) by various segments and regions.
  • Segmentation Analysis: Polyurethane foam market size by various segments, such as application, foam type, density, material, and regions in terms of value and volume.
  • Regional Analysis: Polyurethane foam market breakdown by North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World.
  • Growth Opportunities: Analysis on growth opportunities in different application, foam type, density, material, and regions for the global polyurethane foam market.
  • Strategic Analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, and competitive landscape for the global polyurethane foam market.
  • Analysis of competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter’s Five Forces model.
 
 
This report answers following 11 key questions
 
Q.1 What are some of the most promising potential, high-growth opportunities for the global polyurethane foam market by application type (building and construction, bedding and furniture, automotive and transportation, electrical and electronics, footwear and others), foam type (rigid, flexible and spray foam), density (high density foam, and low density foam), material (MDI based foam and TDI based foam), and region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World)?
Q.2 Which segments will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.3 Which regions will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.4 What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges of the global polyurethane foam market?
Q.5 What are the business risks and threats to the global polyurethane foam market?
Q.6 What are emerging trends in this global polyurethane foam market and the reasons behind them?
Q.7 What are some changing demands of customers in the global polyurethane foam market?
Q.8 What are the new developments in the global polyurethane foam market? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.9 Who are the major players in the global polyurethane foam market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.10 What are some of the competitive products and processes in the global polyurethane foam market, and how big of a threat do they pose for loss of market share via material or product substitution?
Q.11 What M&A activities did take place in the last five years in the global polyurethane foam market?

Report Scope

Key Features Description
Base Year for Estimation 2020
Trend Period
(Actual Estimates)
2015-2020
Forecast Period 2021-2026
Pages 257
Market Representation / Units Revenue in US $ Million and Million Pounds
Report Coverage Market Trends & Forecasts, Competitor Analysis, New Product Development, Company Expansion, Merger Acquisitions & Joint Venture, and Company Profiling
Market Segments By Application Type (Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others), Foam Type (Rigid, Flexible, and Spray Foam), Density (High Density Foam, and Low Density Foam), and Material (MDI Based Foam and TDI Based Foam)
Regional Scope North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and ROW
Customization 10% Customization Without any Additional Cost
 

Table of Contents
                                                                                                         
1. Executive Summary
 
2. Global Polyurethane Foam Market Dynamics
2.1: Introduction, Background, and Classifications
2.1: Supply Chain
2.2: Industry Drivers and Challenges
 
3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2015 to 2026
3.1: Macroeconomic Trends and Forecast
3.2: Global Polyurethane Foam Market Trends and Forecast
3.3: Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Application
3.3.1: Building and Construction
3.3.2: Bedding and Furniture
3.3.3: Automotive and Transportation
3.3.4: Electrical & Electronics
3.3.5: Footwear
3.3.6: Others
3.4: Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Foam Type
3.4.1: Rigid Foam
3.4.2: Flexible Foam
3.4.3: Spray Foam
3.5: Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Density
3.5.1: High Density Foam
3.5.2: Low Density Foam
3.6: Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Material
3.6.1: Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI) 
3.6.2: Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI) 
 
4. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region
4.1: Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Region
4.2: North American Polyurethane Foam Market
4.2.1: Market by Application Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others
4.2.2: Market by Types of Foam: Rigid, Flexible and Spray
4.2.3: Market by Types of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam
4.2.4: Market by Material: MDI and TDI Based Foam
4.2.5: United States Polyurethane Foam Market
4.2.6: Canada Polyurethane Foam Market
4.2.7: Mexican Polyurethane Foam Market
4.3: European Polyurethane Foam Market
4.3.1: Market by Application: Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others
4.3.2: Market by Type of Foam: Rigid, Flexible and Spray
4.3.3: Market by Type of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam
4.3.4: Market by Material: MDI and TDI Based Foam
4.3.5: Western Europe Polyurethane Foam Market
4.3.6: Central/Eastern Europe Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4: APAC Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4.1: Market by Application: Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear, and Others
4.4.2: Market by Type of Foam: Rigid, Flexible and Spray
4.4.3: Market by Type of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam
4.4.4: Market by Material: MDI and TDI
4.4.5: Chinese Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4.6: Indian Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4.7: South Korean Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4.8: Japanese Polyurethane Foam Market
4.5: ROW Polyurethane Foam Market
4.5.1: Market by Application: Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others
4.5.2: Market by Type of Foam: Rigid, Flexible, and Spray
4.5.3: Market by Type of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam
4.5.4: Market by Material: MDI and TDI
4.5.5: Middle East/Africa Polyurethane Foam Market
4.5.6: South America Polyurethane Foam Market
 
5. Competitor Analysis
5.1: Product Portfolio Analysis
5.2: Market Share Analysis
5.3: Operational Integration
5.4: Geographical Reach
5.5: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
 
6. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
6.1: Growth Opportunity Analysis
6.1.1: Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Application
6.1.2: Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Foam
6.1.3: Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Density
6.1.4: Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Region
6.2: Emerging Trends in the Global Polyurethane Foam Market
6.3: Strategic Analysis
6.3.1: New Product Development
6.3.2: Capacity Expansion in the Global Polyurethane Foam Market
6.3.3: Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures in the Global Polyurethane Foam Market
6.3.4: Certification and Licensing
 
 
7. Company Profiles of Leading Players
7.1: Recticel
7.2: Eurofoam Group
7.3: Carpenter
7.4: Mitsui Chemical
7.5: Vitafoam
7.6: NCFI
 
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Chapter - 1: Executive Summary 6 $ 435
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Chapter - 2: Polyurethane Foam Market Background and Classifications 15 $ 218

2.      Polyurethane Foam Market Background and Classifications. 31

2.1             Introduction, Background and Classifications. 31

2.2             Supply Chain. 39

2.3             Industry Drivers and Challenges. 41

Chapter - 3: Market Trends and Forecast Analysis, 2010-2021 93 $ 1,740
3.      Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2011 to 2022.
3.1             Macroeconomic Trends and Forecast
3.2             Global Polyurethane Foam Market Trends and Forecast
3.3             Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Application.
3.3.1 Building and Construction.
3.3.2   Bedding and Furniture.
3.3.3   Automotive and Transportation.
3.3.4  Electrical & Electronics.
3.3.5   Footwear
3.3.6   Others.
3.4          Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Foam Type.
3.4.1 Rigid Foam.
3.4.2 Flexible Foam.
3.4.3 Spray Foam.
3.5             Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Density.
3.5.1         High Density Foam.
3.5.2         Low Density Foam.
3.6             Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Material
3.6.1         Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI)
3.6.2         Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI)
Chapter - 4: Regional Analysis 84 $ 2,248
4.      Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region.
4.1             Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Region.
4.2             North American Polyurethane Foam Market
4.2.1         Market by Application Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others
4.2.2         Market by Types of Foam: Rigid, Flexible and Spray.
4.2.3         Market by Types of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam.
4.2.4         Market by Material: MDI and TDI Based Foam.
4.2.5         United States Polyurethane Foam Market
4.2.6         Canada Polyurethane Foam Market
4.2.7         Mexican Polyurethane Foam Market
4.3             European Polyurethane Foam Market
4.3.1         Market by Application: Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others.
4.3.2         Market by Type of Foam: Rigid, Flexible and Spray.
4.3.3         Market by Type of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam.
4.3.4         Market by Material: MDI and TDI Based Foam.
4.3.5         Western Europe Polyurethane Foam Market
4.3.6         Central/Eastern Europe Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4             APAC Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4.1         Market by Application: Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear, and Others.
4.4.2         Market by Type of Foam: Rigid, Flexible and Spray.
4.4.3         Market by Type of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam.
4.4.4         Market by Material: MDI and TDI 185
4.4.5         Chinese Polyurethane Foam Market 189
4.4.6         Indian Polyurethane Foam Market 189
4.4.7         South Korean Polyurethane Foam Market
4.4.8         Japanese Polyurethane Foam Market
4.5             ROW Polyurethane Foam Market
4.5.1         Market by Application: Building and Construction, Bedding and Furniture, Automotive and Transportation, Electrical and Electronics, Footwear and Others
4.5.2         Market by Type of Foam: Rigid, Flexible, and Spray.
4.5.3         Market by Type of Density: High Density Foam, Low Density Foam..
4.5.4        Market by Material: MDI and TDI
4.5.5         Middle East/Africa Polyurethane Foam Market
4.5.6         South America Polyurethane Foam Market
Chapter - 5: Competitor Analysis 10 $ 725
5. Competitor Analysis
5.1 Product Portfolio Analysis
5.2 Market Share Analysis
5.3 Operational Integration...
5.4 Geographical Reach
5.5 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Chapter - 6: Cost Structure Analysis 13 $ 508

6.      Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis. 220

6.1             Growth Opportunity Analysis. 220

6.1.1         Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Application. 220

6.1.2         Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Foam.. 221

6.1.3         Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Density. 222

6.1.4         Growth Opportunities for the Global Polyurethane Foam Market by Region. 223

6.2 Emerging Trends in the Global Polyurethane Foam Market 224

6.3             Strategic Analysis. 226

6.3.1         New Product Development 227

6.3.2         Capacity Expansion in the Global Polyurethane Foam Market 227

6.3.3         Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures in the Global Polyurethane Foam Market 229

6.3.4         Certification and Licensing. 231

Chapter - 7: Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis 13 $ 870

7.      Company Profiles of Leading Players. 233

7.1             Recticel 233

7.2             Eurofoam Group. 236

7.3             Carpenter 237

7.4             Mitsui Chemical 239

7.5             Vitafoam.. 242

7.6             NCFI 244


Lucintel has been in the business of market research and management consulting since 2000 and has published over 600 market intelligence reports in various markets / applications and served over 1,000 clients worldwide. This study is a culmination of four months of full-time effort performed by Lucintel's analyst team. The analysts used the following sources for the creation and completion of this valuable report:
  • In-depth interviews of the major players in this market
  • Detailed secondary research from competitors’ financial statements and published data 
  • Extensive searches of published works, market, and database information pertaining to industry news, company press releases, and customer intentions
  • A compilation of the experiences, judgments, and insights of Lucintel’s professionals, who have analyzed and tracked this market over the years.
Extensive research and interviews are conducted in the supply chain of this market to estimate market share, market size, trends, drivers, challenges, and forecasts in the market. Some of the suppliers in global polyurethane foam market are Recticel, Carpenter Corporation, The Vita group, Mitusi Chemical, Rogers Corporation and others. 
 
Below is a brief summary of the primary interviews that were conducted by both job function and region for this report.
 

 
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