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Olefinic Thermoplastic Elastomers

Chemical Economics Handbook

Contents Page Number

Executive summary 5
Summary 7
Introduction 11
Manufacturing processes 13
Thermoplastic polyolefins 13
Thermoplastic vulcanizates 13
Reactor-made products 14
Environmental issues 16
Supply and demand by region 17
United States 17
Producing companies 17
Consumption 21
Automotive parts 23
Other 25
Industrial uses 25
Consumer products 27
Electrical uses 27
Hose and tubing 27
Price 27
Trade 28
Canada 28
Mexico 29
Central and South America 30
Western Europe 3131,31
Producing companies 31 31,31
Production 34
Consumption 35
Automotive 38
Nonautomotive 39
Industrial uses 39
Consumer products 40
Price 40
Trade 40
Central and Eastern Europe 41
Producing companies 41
Consumption 42
Middle East 42
Producing companies 42
Consumption 44
Africa 44
Producing companies 44
Consumption 44
Japan 44
Producing companies 44
Consumption 46
Automotive 48
Other 49
Price 50
Trade 50
Mainland China 51
Producing companies 51
Consumption 53
Automotive parts 55
Industrial uses 56
Other 56
Price 56
Trade 57
Other Asia 58
Overview 58
Producing companies 58
Consumption 59
India 59
South Korea 60
Taiwan 61
ASEAN 62
Appendix—Polyolefin elastomers (POE) and polyolefin plastomers (POP) 63
Introduction 63
Polyolefin elastomers (POE) 64
Polyolefin plastomers (POP) 64
Producing companies 65
Consumption 66
Competitive products 67
Price 67
Trade 67
Additional resources 68
Revisions 69
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