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Corrosion Inhibitors

Specialty Chemicals Update Program

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary9
Summary10
Introduction 13
Abbreviations 14
Overview of the worldwide corrosion inhibitor industry 15
Structure of the market 15
Structure of the industry 17
Operating characteristics 24
Research and development 24
Manufacturing 25
Marketing 25
Cost structure 26
Profitability 28
Government regulations 29
United States 29
Western Europe 30
General 30
Metal treatment 30
Water treatment 31
Oil and gas production 33
Japan 33
China 35
Global trends and opportunities 36
Critical factors for success 37
Products and functions 39
Inorganic corrosion inhibitors 39
Organic nitrogen compounds 40
Organic acids and their salts and esters 41
Organic phosphonates 43
Other organic compounds 43
Markets by product 45
North America 45
Summary 45
Inorganic corrosion inhibitors 46
Consumption and markets 46
Market participants 48
Prices 49
Organic nitrogen compounds 49
Consumption and markets 49
Market participants 51
Prices 52
Organic acids and their salts and esters 52
Consumption and markets 52
Market participants 53
Prices 53
Organic phosphonates 53
Consumption and markets 53
Market participants 53
Prices 54
Other organic compounds 54
South America 54
Western Europe 56
Summary 56
Inorganic corrosion inhibitors 58
Consumption and markets 58
Market participants 62
Prices63
Organic nitrogen compounds63
Consumption and markets 63
Market participants 65
Prices67
Organic acids and their salts and esters 67
Consumption and markets 67
Market participants 69
Prices 69
Organic phosphonates 69
Consumption and markets 69
Market participants 70
Prices 71
Other organic compounds 71
Consumption and markets 71
Market participants 73
Prices 73
Central and Eastern Europe/Russia, the Middle East and Africa 73
Japan 75
Summary 75
Inorganic corrosion inhibitors 76
Consumption and markets 76
Market participants 77
Prices 78
Future trends and strategic issues 78
Organic nitrogen compounds 78
Consumption and markets 79
Market participants 79
Prices 80
Future trends and strategic issues 80
Organic acids and their salts and esters 81
Consumption and markets 81
Market participants 81
Prices 82
Future trends and strategic issues 83
Organic phosphonates 83
Consumption and markets 83
Market participants 83
Prices 84
Other organic compounds 84
Other organic compounds 84
Consumption and markets 84
Market participants 85
Prices 85
China 85
Summary 85
Inorganic corrosion inhibitors 86
Consumption and markets 86
Market participants 88
Prices 90
Organic nitrogen compounds 90
Consumption and markets 90
Market participants 91
Prices 93
Organic phosphonates 94
Consumption and markets 94
Market participants 94
Prices 96
Organic acids and their salts and esters 96
Consumption and markets 96
Market participants 97
Prices 98
Other organic compounds 99
Markets by end use 100
North America 100
Introduction 100
Water treatment 101
Introduction 101
Market size and value 101
Chemicals used and their function102
Boilers 102
Cooling systems 104
Treatment programs and trends 105
Service companies 105
Oil and gas production and refining 106
Introduction 106
Market size and value 107
Chemicals used and their function 108
Service companies 109
Lubricants and fuels 109
Introduction 109
Market size and value 109
Chemicals used and their function 110
Service companies 110
Metalworking and metal treatment 111
Introduction 111
Rust-preventive oils 111
Automotive undercoatings 111
Metalworking fluids 111
Aqueous (fire-resistant) hydraulic fluids 112
Automotive radiator fluids 112
Vapor-phase corrosion inhibitors 112
Market size and value 112
Chemicals used and their function 113
Service companies 114
South America 115
Europe, Middle East and Africa Summary 116
Western Europe 117
Introduction 117
Metal treatment 119
Introduction 119
Market size and value 120
Automotive 122
Industrial 123
Chemicals used and their function 126
Service companies 126
Automotive 126
Industrial 127
Key issues and future trends 128
Water treatment 130
Introduction 130
Market size and value 132
Chemicals used and their function 134
Service companies 136
Key issues and future trends 137
Oil and gas production and refining 139
Introduction 139
Market size and value 140
Chemicals used and their function 142
Service companies 143
Key issues and future trends 144
Central and Eastern Europe145
Middle East and Africa 147
Japan 148
Introduction 148
Metal treatment 149
Introduction 149
Market size and value 149
Rust-preventive oils 149
Metalworking fluids 150
Water treatment 151
Introduction 151
Market size and value 152
Chemicals used and their function 152
Boilers 152
Cooling systems 153
Treatment programs and trends 153
Service companies 154
Oil and gas refining 154
Introduction 154
Market size and value 154
Chemicals used and their function 154
Service companies 155
Other 155
Lubricating oils 155
Automotive radiator fluids 155
Acid corrosion inhibitors 155
Vapor-phase corrosion inhibitors 156
China 156
Introduction 156
Water treatment 157
Introduction 157
Market size and value 158
Chemicals used and their function 158
Service companies 159
Metal treatment 159
Introduction 159
Market size and value 159
Chemicals used and their functions 160
Oil and gas production and refining 160
Introduction 160
Market size and value 160
Chemicals used and their function 161
Other 161
Other Asia 162
India 162
South Korea 164
Taiwan 166
Southeast Asia and Oceania168
Revisions171
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