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Cosmetic Chemicals

Specialty Chemicals Update Program

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary11
Summary 12
Introduction15
Abbreviations 16
Overview of the cosmetics industry 18
World 18
Cosmetic markets 18
Product segmentation 18
Trends 19
North America 21
Market size and growth 21
Major cosmetic and toiletry companies 22
Participants 22
Recent acquisitions and divestitures 24
Industry trends 25
South America 26
Western Europe 29
Market size and growth 29
Market size 29
Market growth 31
Major cosmetic companies 32
Industry trends 33
Central and Eastern Europe 34
Market size and growth 36
Market size 36
Market growth 36
Major cosmetic companies 36
Japan 37
Market size and growth 37
Manufacturing 39
Major cosmetic companies 39
Retail markets 40
China 41
Market size and growth 41
Major cosmetic companies 43
Industry trends 45
India 46
Market size and growth 46
Major cosmetic companies 47
South Korea 47
Market size and growth 47
Major cosmetic companies 48
Thailand 49
Market size and growth 49
Major cosmetic companies 49
Other Asia 50
Market size and growth 50
Major cosmetic companies 52
Overview of the cosmetic chemicals industry 54
World 54
Structure of the industry 54
Major producers 55
Operating characteristics 55
Research and development 55
Manufacturing 56
Marketing 57
Cost structure 59
Trends and opportunities 60
Critical factors for success 62
North America 63
Structure of the industry 63
Company profiles 65
Ashland Global Holdings Inc. 66
Dow Inc. 67
Government regulations 67
Western Europe 68
Structure of the industry 68
Company profile—BASF SE (Germany)72
Government regulations 73
Cosmetics directive 73
Labeling 74
Safety 74
Japan 74
Industry structure 74
Company profiles 75
ICHIMARU PHARCOS Co., Ltd. 75
Nikko Chemicals Group 76
Government regulations 76
Regulation concerning Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) 77
Other labeling requirements 77
Nanomaterial concerns 77
China 78
Industry structure 78
Manufacturing and marketing 79
Company profile—Guangzhou Tinci Material Technology Co., Ltd. 79
Government regulations
Cosmetic chemical products and functions 81
Emollients and moisturizers 81
Amino acids and polypeptides 82
Esters, fatty acids, and fatty alcohols82
Hydrocarbons 83
Lanolin and derivatives83
Polyols83
Silicones83
Triglycerides84
Other84
Surfactants84
Primary surfactants86
Auxiliary surfactants87
Emulsifiers87
Refatting agents87
Substantivity agents87
Thickening agents88
Cellulose ethers88
Natural gums88
Polyacrylates89
Silicas and silicates89
Other thickening agents89
Colors and pearlescent pigments90
Carriers90
Preservatives91
Single-use additives93
Antidandruff agents93
Antiperspirants and deodorants93
Hair conditioning polymers and silicone fluids94
Hair setting resins94
Sunscreens95
Other actives and cosmeceuticals96
Cosmetic chemical products in North America98
Overview98
Emollients and moisturizers98
Consumption98
Market participants100
Prices101
Surfactants102
Consumption102
Market participants104
Prices105
Thickening agents105
Consumption105
Market participants107
Prices108
Colors and pearlescent pigments108
Consumption108
Market participants109
Prices109
Carriers110
Consumption110
Market participants110
Prices111
Preservatives111
Consumption111
Market participants113
Prices113
Single-use additives114
Hair conditioning polymers114
Consumption114
Market participants115
Prices116
Hair setting resins116
Consumption116
Market participants117
Prices117
Sunscreen chemicals117
Consumption117
Market participants120
Prices121
Antiperspirants and deodorants121
Consumption121
Market participants122
Prices122
Antidandruff agents122
Consumption122
Market participants123
Prices123
Other 123
Consumption123
Market participants125
Prices125
Cosmetic chemical products in Brazil127
Consumption127
Market participants128
Industry trends129
Cosmetic chemical products in Western Europe130
Overview130
Emollients, filmformers, and moisturizers130
Consumption130
Market participants133
Prices136
Surfactants137
Consumption137
Market participants139
Prices141
Thickening agents 142
Consumption142
Market participants143
Prices145
Colors and pearlescent pigments146
Consumption146
Market participants148
Prices149
Carriers and powders150
Consumption150
Market participants 151
Prices151
Preservatives152
Consumption152
Market participants154
Prices155
Single-use additives155
Hair conditioning polymers155
Consumption155
Market participants157
Prices158
Hair setting resins158
Consumption158
Market participants160
Prices161
Sunscreen chemicals162
Consumption162
Market participants164
Prices166
Antiperspirants and deodorants166
Consumption166
Market participants168
Prices168
Antidandruff agents168
Consumption168
Market participants169
Prices169
Other170
Consumption170
Market participants172
Prices173
Cosmetic chemical products in Japan175
Overview175
Emollients and moisturizers175
Consumption and markets175
Market participants179
Prices181
Future trends and strategic issues183
Surfactants183
Consumption and markets183
Anionics184
Nonionics185
Cationics185
Amphoterics185
Market participants185
Prices186
Future trends and strategic issues187
Thickening agents187
Consumption and markets187
Market participants188
Prices189
Future trends and strategic issues190
Colors, carriers, and pigments190
Consumption and markets190
Market participants192
Prices194
Future trends and strategic issues195
Preservatives, antioxidants, and chelating agents195
Consumption and markets195
Market participants197
Prices197
Future trends and strategic issues198
Single-use additives198
Hair conditioning polymers198
Consumption and markets198
Market participants199
Prices200
Future trends and strategic issues200
Hair setting resins201
Consumption and markets201
Market participants202
Prices202
Future trends and strategic issues203
Sunscreen chemicals203
Consumption and markets203
Market participants204
Prices206
Future trends and strategic issues 206
Antiperspirants and deodorants207
Consumption and markets207
Market participants 207
Prices208
Antidandruff agents208
Consumption, markets, and market participants208
Prices208
Other208
Consumption and markets208
Market participants209
Prices212
Cosmetic chemical products in China213
Emollients/moisturizers214
Surfactants218
Thickeners222
Colors and pearlescent pigments225
Carriers226
Consumption226
Market participants227
Prices228
Preservatives228
Single-use additives232
Hair conditioning polymers232
Hair setting resins234
Sunscreen chemicals235
Antidandruff agents238
Cosmetic chemical products in Other Asia240
Consumption and markets240
Market participants244
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