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Urethane Surface Coatings

Chemical Economics Handbook

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary6
Summary7
Introduction12
Raw materials15
Isocyanates15
Reactive hydrogen donors17
Fatty acids and oils18
Amines and imines18
Chemistry19
Blocked one-component and two-component systems19
Moisture-curing systems19
Manufacturing processes20
Resin preparation20
Nonreactive urethane coating resins20
Urethane alkyds (ASTM Type 1)20
Urethane lacquers (ASTM Type 6)21
Urethane waterborne systems21
Reactive urethane coating resins24
Moisture-curing prepolymers (ASTM Type 2 and Type 4)24
Polyols and isocyanates (ASTM Type 3 and Type 5 and powder coatings)24
Radiation curables25
Two-component prepolymer and polyol (ASTM Type 5)25
Nonisocyanate polyurethanes25
Coating raw materials26
Solventborne26
Pigments26
Solvents26
Additives27
Formulations27
Powder coatings28
Waterborne28
Environmental issues30
Supply and demand by region33
North America33
Producing companies33
Production37
Consumption38
Consumption by coating technology38
Consumption by major market39
Architectural coatings40
Product finishes42
Special-purpose coatings50
Price58
Trade59
Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA)59
Producing companies59
Production63
Consumption65
Architectural coatings67
Product finishes68
Automotive OEM68
Aircraft69
Other transportation70
Wood products70
Powder coating71
Machinery and equipment71
Coil coatings72
Flooring72
Plastics72
Radiation curing72
Special-purpose coatings73
Automotive refinishing73
High-performance anticorrosion and marine coatings73
Other74
Price74
Trade75
China75
Producing companies75
Production79
Consumption80
Price83
Japan83
Producing companies83
Production87
Consumption88
Architecture and building materials91
Product finishes92
Automotive OEM body/bumpers92/span>
Wood products93
Electric/metal93
Machinery/transportation93
Special-purpose coatings94
Automotive refinishing94
Anticorrosion coatings96
Waterproofing coatings96
Price96
Trade98
Other Asia98
South Korea99
Taiwan102
Other Asia Pacific102
Additional resources107
Revisions108
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