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World Caprolactam Caprolactam is an organic compound which is a cyclic amide (or lactam).

The primary industrial use of caprolactam is as a monomer in the production of nylon. Most of the caprolactam is synthesised from cyclohexanoxime by a Beckmann rearrangement.
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Caprolactam in Thousands of Metric Tons. The specific end-use segments discussed are Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Others (Includes packaging, textile stiffeners, film coating, plasticizers plasticizers

mostly triaryl phosphates, such as tricresyl, triphenyl phosphates, which are poisonous. See also triorthocresyl phosphate.
, polyurethanes polyurethanes (pŏl'ēyr`əthānz), group of plastics that may be either thermosetting or thermoplastic. Polyurethane can be made into both flexible and rigid foams. , and paint). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada Canada (kăn`ədə), independent nation (2001 pop. 30,007,094), 3,851,787 sq mi (9,976,128 sq km), N North America. Canada occupies all of North America N of the United States (and E of Alaska) except for Greenland and the French islands of , Japan, Europe Europe (yr`əp), 6th largest continent, c.4,000,000 sq mi (10,360,000 sq km) including adjacent islands (1992 est. pop. 512,000,000). , Asia-Pacific The term Asia-Pacific generally applies to littoral East Asia, Southeast Asia and Australasia near the Pacific Ocean, plus the states in the ocean itself (Oceania). , Middle East and Latin America Latin America, the Spanish-speaking, Portuguese-speaking, and French-speaking countries (except Canada) of North America, South America, Central America, and the West Indies. . Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2001 through 2015. A ten-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets with annual market analytics. The report profiles 36 companies including many key and niche players worldwide such as Aquachemia S .r.o, Azot, BASF BASF Bar Association of San Francisco (since 1872; San Francisco, California)
BASF Badische Anilin und Soda Fabrik (German chemical products company)
BASF Builders Association of South Florida
 SE, DSM 1. DSM - Data Structure Manager.

An object-oriented language by J.E. Rumbaugh and M.E. Loomis of GE, similar to C++. It is used in implementation of CAD/CAE software. DSM is written in DSM and C and produces C as output.
 Corporation, DSM Nanjing Nanjing (nän`jĭng`) or Nanking (năn`kĭng`) [southern capital], city (1994 est. pop. 2,224,200), capital of Jiangsu prov., E central China, in a bend of the Chang (Yangtze) River.  Chemical Company, Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Travancore (trăvənkôr`), former princely state, 7,622 sq mi (19,741 sq km), SW India, on the Arabian Sea. It is now in Kerala state.  Ltd., Gujarat Gujarat (gjərät`), state (2001 provisional pop. 50,596,992), c.75,686 sq mi (196,077 sq km), W India, on the Arabian Sea.  State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited, Honeywell In 1927, the Minneapolis Honeywell Regulator Company was formed as a merger of Alfred Butz' temperature control company (1885) and Mark Honeywell's water heater company (1906). In 1957, Honeywell, along with Ratheon, introduced one of the first computers in the U.S., the Datamatic 1000.  Resins resins,
n.pl complex, insoluble, sticky substances secreted by plants. Used as astringents, antimicrobials, and antiinflammatories, and are burned as incense. Can cause oral ulcers and epidermal irritations.
 & Chemicals LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.

LLC - Logical Link Control
 , Kuibyshevazot, LANXESS LANXESS AG (FWB: LXSG) is a leading chemicals group with production sites and agencies all over the world: a global player in the fields of chemicals, plastics and rubber.

LANXESS operations have a long history, rich with a tradition of research and discovery.
 AG, Schekinoazot, Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd., Thai Caprolactam Public Company Limited, Toray Industries Toray Industries, Inc. (東レ株式会社 Tōre Kabushiki-gaisha , Inc., UBE Industries Ube Industries, Ltd. (宇部興産株式会社   Ltd., and ZA Tarnow Tar·nów  

A city of southeast Poland east of Kraków. It was a religious and cultural center in the 15th and 16th centuries. Population: 118,000.
. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL URL
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 research and reported select online sources.

CAPROLACTAM MCP-2029 A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level Reporting Level

A level of ownership of a specific futures position wherein the holders exceed the stated amounts and are required by the CFTC to submit daily reports.

Also known as reporting limit.
 I-2 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 Applications of Caprolactam I-3 Production of Synthetic Fibers Noun 1. synthetic fiber - fiber created from natural materials or by chemical processes
man-made fiber

fiber, fibre - a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn

acrylic, acrylic fiber - polymerized from acrylonitrile
 & Engineered Plastics I-3 Industry Specific End Uses I-4 Automobiles I-4 Industrial Applications I-4 Other Applications I-4

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. Introduction II-1 Commodity Pricing Dampens Industry Spirits II-1 Asia Lures Global Majors II-1

2. Current and Future Analysis II-2 Analysis by Geographic Region II-2 Caprolactam in Textile Industry II-2 Caprolactam in Tire Industry II-2 Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics II-3 Caprolactam in Other Applications II-3

3. Market Dynamics II-4 Process Technology Determines Competitiveness II-4 The Supply-Demand Balance Falters II-4 Global Caprolactam Capacity Witnessing a Marginal Rise II-4

Table 1: Global Caprolactam Market by Geographic Region (2006): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Major Caprolactam Producers in the US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) and Asia-Pacific II-5

Table 2: Global Caprolactam Market by Geographic Region (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Major Caprolactam Producers in the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific (Including Japan) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6 Nuances in Pricing Patterns II-7 2006 II-7 2005 & 2004 II-7 2000-2003 II-7 Competitive Scenario II-8

Table 3: Global Caprolactam Market (2005): Market Shares of Leading Players for BASF, DSM, UBE Industries, Honeywell, China Petroleum Development Corp. (CPDC CPDC Community Preservation and Development Corporation
CPDC Caribbean Policy Development Centre
CPDC Central Philadelphia Development Corporation
CPDC Capital Planning, Design and Construction (California State University) 
), Capro Corp., Lanxess, Sumitomo Chemical and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

4. Historic Review II-9 Analysis by Geographic Region II-9 Caprolactam in Textile Industry II-9 Caprolactam in Tire Industry II-9 Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics II-9 Caprolactam in Other Applications II-10

5. Product Overview II-11 Properties II-11 Applications of Caprolactam II-11 Production of Synthetic Fibers & Engineered Plastics II-11 Industry Specific End Uses II-12 Automobiles II-12 Industrial Applications II-12 Other Applications II-12 Health Hazards health hazard Occupational safety Any agent or activity posing a potential hazard to health. Cf Physical hazard.  II-12 Acute Effects II-12 Chronic Effects (Non-cancerous) II-12 Reproductive/Developmental Effects II-12 Carcinogenicity carcinogenicity /car·ci·no·ge·nic·i·ty/ (kahr?si-no-je-nis´i-te) the ability or tendency to produce cancer.

carcinogenicity

the ability or tendency to produce cancer.
 Test II-13 Production of Caprolactam II-13 Conventional Route II-13 From Butadiene butadiene (byt'ədī`ēn), colorless, gaseous hydrocarbon. There are two structural isomers of butadiene; they differ in the location of the two carbon-carbon double bonds in the  and Carbon Monoxide carbon monoxide, chemical compound, CO, a colorless, odorless, tasteless, extremely poisonous gas that is less dense than air under ordinary conditions. It is very slightly soluble in water and burns in air with a characteristic blue flame, producing carbon dioxide;  II-13 From Used Carpets II-13 From Zeftron Nylon nylon, synthetic thermoplastic material characterized by strength, elasticity, resistance to abrasion and chemicals, low moisture absorbency, and capacity to be permanently set by heat. After 10 years of research E. I.  Fiber II-14 Tantalum tantalum (tăn`tələm) [from Tantalus], metallic chemical element; symbol Ta; at. no. 73; at. wt. 180.9479; m.p. 2,996°C;; b.p. 5,400±100°C;; sp. gr. 16.65 at 20°C;; valence +2, +3, +4, or +5.  Oxide oxide, chemical compound containing oxygen and one other chemical element. Oxides are widely and abundantly distributed in nature. Water is the oxide of hydrogen. Silicon dioxide is the major component of sand and quartz.  Catalysts Exhibit Greater Efficiency in Producing Caprolactam II-14 The Enichem Route II-14 The Sumitomo Method II-14 SNIA (Storage Networking Industry Association, San Francisco, CA, www.snia.org) An organization devoted to the advancement of mission critical storage systems. Founded in 1997, its goal is to determine the standards that must be developed to allow hosts and storage systems to interact via  Viscosa Process II-14 Other Processes II-14 Altam Process II-14 Cambridge University Cambridge University, at Cambridge, England, one of the oldest English-language universities in the world. Originating in the early 12th cent. (legend places its origin even earlier than that of Oxford Univ.  Chemists This is a list of famous chemists: (alphabetical order)

: Top - 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A
  • Emil Abderhalden, (1877–1950), Swiss chemist
  • Richard Abegg, (1869–1910), German chemist
 Develop New Production Method II-15 New Epsilon-Caprolactam Production Method Developed II-15 Production of Nylon 6 from Caprolactam II-15

6. End Use Industries II-16 Textiles II-16 Major Trends in Textile Industry II-16 Consumption of Synthetic Textiles on the Rise II-16 China and Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, region of Asia (1990 est. pop. 442,500,000), c.1,740,000 sq mi (4,506,600 sq km), bounded roughly by the Indian subcontinent on the west, China on the north, and the Pacific Ocean on the east.  Lead the Global Market II-16 Tires II-17 Engineering Plastics II-17 Other Applications II-17

7. Regulatory Environment II-18 Caprolactam on the Toxic Release Inventory List II-18 Caprolactam Delisted from the Hazardous Air Pollutants pollutants

see environmental pollution.
 List II-18

8. Recent Industry Activity II-19 Kuibyshevazot Acquires Kurskkhimvolokno II-19 Ube Ube (`bā), city (1990 pop. 175,053), Yamaguchi prefecture, SW Honshu, Japan, on the Inland Sea. It has a modern harbor and an important chemical industry.  to Optimize optimize - optimisation  Caprolactam Setup II-19 FACT Closes Down Caprolactam Plant II-19 Honeywell Resins & Chemicals to Expand Caprolactam Production II-19 Kemerovo Kemerovo (kĕm`ərō'vō), city (1989 pop. 520,000), capital of Kemerovo region, central Siberian Russia, on the Tom River and on a branch of the Trans-Siberian RR.  Azot to Modernize mod·ern·ize  
v. mo·dern·ized, mo·dern·iz·ing, mo·dern·iz·es

v.tr.
To make modern in appearance, style, or character; update.

v.intr.
To accept or adopt modern ways, ideas, or style.
 Caprolactam Facilities II-19 Kuibyshevazot and Rieter Rieter is a producer of textile machinery and automobile components, based in Winterthur, Switzerland. History
Founded in 1795, the company initially produced textile products.
 to Extend PA 6 Spinning Plant II-20 Ube Group to Invest in R&D Center II-20 Shaw Completely Acquires Evergreen evergreen, term commonly used as synonymous with conifer and applied also to all those broad-leaved plants that bear green leaves throughout the year. Of the latter, most are plants of the tropics, subtropics, and other areas where the growing season is prolonged (e.  Nylon Recycling recycling, the process of recovering and reusing waste products—from household use, manufacturing, agriculture, and business—and thereby reducing their burden on the environment.  II-20 Unipetrol Unipetrol is a large oil distributing company in the Czech Republic owned by the Polish company PKN Orlen. External links
  • Company website
 to Undergo Restructuring restructuring - The transformation from one representation form to another at the same relative abstraction level, while preserving the subject system's external behaviour (functionality and semantics).  II-20 Pequiven Purchases Stake in MCV MCV mean corpuscular volume.

MCV
abbr.
mean corpuscular volume


Mean corpuscular volume (MCV)
A measure of the average volume of a red blood cell.
 II-20 Polycon to Construct New Caprolactam Plant II-20 UBE to Boost Production Capacity II-21 Baling Stops Caprolactam Production II-21 Shijiazhuang Shijiazhuang or Shih-chia-chuang (shûr-jēä-jwäng), city (1994 est. pop. 1,159,400), capital of Hebei prov., China, near the Shanxi province border.  CECDB Begins Construction II-21 Pulawy to Set-Up Joint Venture Company with JUNMA II-21 Alpek and Fibres Mexico Mexico, city, Mexico
Mexico or Mexico City, Span. Ciudad de México (Méjico), city (1990 pop. 8,236,960; 1991 met. area est. 20,899,000), central Mexico, capital and largest city of Mexico.
 Disband dis·band  
v. dis·band·ed, dis·band·ing, dis·bands

v.tr.
To dissolve the organization of (a corporation, for example).

v.intr.
1.
 Joint Venture II-21 Shaw Acquires Honeywell's Nylon Carpet Fibers Business II-21 Polymeric polymeric /poly·mer·ic/ (pol?i-mer´ik) exhibiting the characteristics of a polymer.

pol·y·mer·ic
adj.
1. Having the properties of a polymer.

2.
 Resources Acquires Honeywell's Polymerization polymerization

Any process in which monomers combine chemically to produce a polymer. The monomer molecules—which in the polymer usually number from at least 100 to many thousands—may or may not all be the same.
 Facility II-22 Mitsubishi Mitsubishi: see zaibatsu.  to Quit from Caprolactam Business II-22 SCCG SCCG Sydney Coastal Councils Group Inc. (Australia)
SCCG South County Coordinating Group
SCCG Southern California Culinary Guild
 to Supply Caprolactam to Sinopec SINOPEC China Petrochemical Corporation  II-22 Kuibyshevazot Starts New Production Line II-22 FACT Halts Expansion of Caprolactam Plant II-22 Sumitomo to Boost Production Capacity II-22 Cangzhou Chemical to Build New Caprolactam Plant II-23 Caprolactam Chemicals Turns Sick II-23 Pars Phenol phenol (fē`nōl), C6H5OH, a colorless, crystalline solid that melts at about 41°C;, boils at 182°C;, and is soluble in ethanol and ether and somewhat soluble in water.  to Build Caprolactam Plant II-23 Kuibyshevazot to Start New Project II-23 Junma to Start New Caprolactam Unit II-23 Toray Consolidates Production Activities II-23 Capro Slates Capacity Expansion II-23

9. Strategic Corporate Developments in Recent Past II-24 Sumitomo's New Plant Commences Operations II-24 Chinese Government Ever since Republic of China founded in January 1st, 1912, China has had several regional and national governments. List
  • Chinese Soviet Republic
  • Provisional Government of the Republic of China
  • Reformed Government of the Republic of China
 Slaps Antidumping an·ti·dump·ing  
adj.
Intended to discourage importation and sale of foreign-made goods at prices substantially below domestic prices for the same items.
 Duties on Caprolactam II-24 DSM Enters into Joint Venture with Sinopec II-24 Baling Petrochemical's Caprolactam Unit Goes on Stream II-24 European Commission European Commission, branch of the governing body of the European Union (EU) invested with executive and some legislative powers. Located in Brussels, Belgium, it was founded in 1967 when the three treaty organizations comprising what was then the European Community  Asks Germany Germany (jûr`mənē), Ger. Deutschland, officially Federal Republic of Germany, republic (2005 est. pop. 82,431,000), 137,699 sq mi (356,733 sq km).  to Cut Aid to Project II-24 Ube Industries Acquires Controlling Stake in Thai Caprolactam II-25 DSM Enters into Agreement with Chiyoda II-25 Hebei Hebei or Hopei (both: h-bā), province (1994 est. pop. 63,660,000), 78,900 sq mi (204,404 sq km), NE China, on the Bohai, an arm of the Yellow Sea.  Shijiazhuang Refining refining, any of various processes for separating impurities from crude or semifinished materials. It includes the finer processes of metallurgy, the fractional distillation of petroleum into its commercial products, and the purifying of cane, beet, and maple sugar  and Chemical Industrial Shuts Down Caprolactam Plant II-25 Evergreen Nylon Recycling Ceases Production Operations II-25 Evergreen Nylon Recycling Develops Process to Generate Caprolactam II-25 DSM Forms Joint Venture with Petronas II-26 CPDC 's Kaohsiung Kaohsiung or Kao-hsiung (both: gou`shyng`), city (1995 pop. 1,426,035), S Taiwan. It is the second largest city of Taiwan and its leading port.  Unit Becomes Operational II-26 Baling Petrochemical petrochemical, any one of a large group of chemicals derived from a component of petroleum or natural gas. The cracking processes for manufacturing gasoline produce vast quantities of gaseous hydrocarbons.  Corp's Caprolactam Polymerization Unit Goes On-stream on-stream
adv. & adj.
In or into operation or production.
 II-26

10. Focus on Select Players II-27 Aquachemia S.r.o (Slovak Slo·vak   also Slo·va·ki·an
n.
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Slovakia.

b. A person of Slovak descent.

2. The Slavic language of the Slovaks.

adj.
 Republic) II-27 Azot (Ukraine Ukraine (y`krān, ykrān`), Ukr. Ukraina, republic (2005 est. pop. ) II-27 BASF SE (Germany) II-27 DSM Corporation (The Netherlands Netherlands (nĕth`ərləndz), Du. Nederland or Koninkrijk der Nederlanden, officially Kingdom of the Netherlands, constitutional monarchy (2005 est. pop. 16,407,000), 15,963 sq mi (41,344 sq km), NW Europe. ) II-27 DSM Nanjing Chemical Company (China) II-28 Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd (India India, officially Republic of India, republic (2005 est pop. 1,080,264,000), 1,261,810 sq mi (3,268,090 sq km), S Asia. The second most populous country in the world, it is also sometimes called Bharat, its ancient name. India's land frontier (c. ) II-28 Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited (India) II-28 Honeywell Resins & Chemicals LLC (US) II-29 Kuibyshevazot (Russia Russia, officially the Russian Federation, Rus. Rossiya, republic (2005 est. pop. 143,420,000), 6,591,100 sq mi (17,070,949 sq km). ) II-29 LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft (IPA: ['aktsiəngəzεlʃaft]; abbreviated AG) is a German term that refers to a corporation that is limited by shares, i.e., owned by shareholders.  (Germany) II-29 Shchekinoazot (Russia) II-29 Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd. (Japan) II-30 Thai Caprolactam Public Company Limited (Thailand Thailand (tī`lănd, –lənd), Thai Prathet Thai [land of the free], officially Kingdom of Thailand, constitutional monarchy (2005 est. pop. 65,444,000), 198,455 sq mi (514,000 sq km), Southeast Asia. ) II-30 Toray Industries Inc. (Japan) II-30 UBE Industries Ltd. (Japan) II-30 ZA Tarnow (Poland Poland, Pol. Polska, officially Republic of Poland, republic (2005 est. pop. 38,635,000), 120,725 sq mi (312,677 sq km), central Europe. It borders on Germany in the west, on the Baltic Sea and the Kaliningrad region of Russia in the north, on Lithuania, ) II-31

11. Global Market Perspective II-32

Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin Lat·in  
n.
1.
a. The Indo-European language of the ancient Latins and Romans and the most important cultural language of western Europe until the end of the 17th century.

b.
 American American, river, 30 mi (48 km) long, rising in N central Calif. in the Sierra Nevada and flowing SW into the Sacramento River at Sacramento. The discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill (see Sutter, John Augustus) along the river in 1848 led to the California gold rush of  Markets Independently Analyzed an·a·lyze  
tr.v. an·a·lyzed, an·a·lyz·ing, an·a·lyz·es
1. To examine methodically by separating into parts and studying their interrelations.

2. Chemistry To make a chemical analysis of.

3.
 with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-32

Table 5: World Long-term Long-term

Three or more years. In the context of accounting, more than 1 year.


long-term

1. Of or relating to a gain or loss in the value of a security that has been held over a specific length of time. Compare short-term.
 Projections for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures sales figures nplcifras fpl de ventas  in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33

Table 6: World Historic Review for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-34

Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-35

Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-36

Table 9: World Long-term Projections for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-37

Table 10: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Textiles by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-40

Table 13: World Long-term Projections for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

Table 14: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

Table 15: World 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Tires by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43

Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-44

Table 17: World Long-term Projections for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-45

Table 18: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-46

Table 19: World 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Engineering Plastics by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-47

Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48

Table 21: World Long-term Projections for Caprolactam in Other# Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-49

Table 22: World Historic Review for Caprolactam in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-50

Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam in Other Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-51

III. MARKET

1. The United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area.  III-1 A.Market Analysis III-1 Current and Future Analysis III-1 Competitive Scenario III-1

Table 24: US Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2004 & 2006): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for BASF, DSM and Honeywell (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-1 Historic Review III-2 Strategic Corporate Developments III-2 Honeywell Nylon Inc - A Key Player III-3 B.Market Analytics III-4

Table 25: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 26: US Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 27: US Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 28: US 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

2. Canada III-6 A.Market Analysis III-6 Current and Future Analysis III-6 Historic Review III-6 Strategic Corporate Development III-6 B.Market Analytics III-7

Table 29: Canadian Canadian (kənā`dēən), river, 906 mi (1,458 km) long, rising in NE New Mexico. and flowing E across N Texas and central Oklahoma into the Arkansas River in E Oklahoma.  Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 30: Canadian Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 31: Canadian Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

Table 32: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

3. Japan III-9 A.Market Analysis III-9 Current and Future Analysis III-9 Competitive Scenario III-9

Table 33: Japanese Japanese (jăp'ənēz`), language of uncertain origin that is spoken by more than 125 million people, most of whom live in Japan. There are also many speakers of Japanese in the Ryukyu Islands, Korea, Taiwan, parts of the United States, and  Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2004 & 2006): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Sumitomo Chemical, Ube Industries, Toray Industries, Mitsubishi Chemical and EMS-Ube* (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9 Historic Review III-10 Strategic Corporate Developments III-10 Review of Key Players III-11 B.Market Analytics III-13

Table 34: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 35: Japanese Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 36: Japanese Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 37: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

4. Europe III-15 A.Market Analysis III-15 Current and Future Analysis III-15 Analysis by Geographic Region III-15 Analysis by End Use Segment III-15 Competitive Scenario III-15

Table 38: European European

emanating from or pertaining to Europe.


European bat lyssavirus
see lyssavirus.

European beech tree
fagussylvaticus.

European blastomycosis
see cryptococcosis.
 Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2006): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for BASF, DSM, LANXESS, Domo Caproleuna, and Ube Chemical Europe (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 39: European Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for BASF, Bayer, Domogroup, DSM and Spolana (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16 Historic Review III-16 Analysis by Geographic Region III-16 Analysis by End Use Segment III-16 B.Market Analytics III-17

Table 40: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 41: European Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, & Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 42: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 43: European Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 44: European Historic Review for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 45: European Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 46: European 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 47: European 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

4a. France III-22 A.Market Analysis III-22 Current and Future Analysis III-22 Historic Review III-22 B.Market Analytics III-23

Table 48: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 49: French Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 50: French Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

Table 51: French 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

4b. Germany III-25 A.Market Analysis III-25 Current and Future Analysis III-25 Historic Review III-25 Strategic Corporate Development III-25 Review of Key Players III-26 B.Market Analytics III-27

Table 52: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 53: German Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 54: German Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 55: German 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

4c. Italy III-29 A.Market Analysis III-29 Current and Future Analysis III-29 Historic Review III-29 B.Market Analytics III-30

Table 56: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 57: Italian Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 58: Italian Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 59: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

4d. The United Kingdom III-32 A.Market Analysis III-32 Current and Future Analysis III-32 Historic Review III-32 B.Market Analytics III-33

Table 60: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 61: UK Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 62: UK Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 63: UK 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

4e. Spain III-35 A.Market Analysis III-35 Current and Future Analysis III-35 Historic Review III-35 B.Market Analytics III-36

Table 64: Spanish Spanish, river, c.150 mi (240 km) long, issuing from Spanish Lake, S Ont., Canada, NW of Sudbury, and flowing generally S through Biskotasi and Agnew lakes to Lake Huron opposite Manitoulin island. There are several hydroelectric stations on the river.  Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 65: Spanish Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 66: Spanish Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 67: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1991, 1995, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

4f. Russia III-38 A.Market Analysis III-38 Current and Future Analysis III-38 Rising Demand from Nylon Producers Aids Market Growth III-38 Historic Review III-38 Strategic Corporate Developments III-39 Review of Key Players III-39 B.Market Analytics III-40

Table 68: Russian Russian

associated in some way with Russia.


Russian blue
a breed of cats with short, dense, silver-tipped blue-colored coat and vivid green eyes.
 Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 69: Russian Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 70: Russian Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 71: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

4g. Rest of Europe III-42 A.Market Analysis III-42 Current and Future Analysis III-42 Historic Review III-42 Strategic Corporate Developments III-42 Review of Key Players III-44 B.Market Analytics III-45

Table 72: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 73: Rest of Europe Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 74: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use SegmentC - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 75: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

5. Asia-Pacific III-47 A.Market Analysis III-47 Current and Future Analysis III-47 Historic Review III-47 Martket Trends III-47 Caprolactam Demand on a Growth Spree III-47 Caprolactam Capacity to Soar High III-47 Competitive Scenario III-48

Table 76: Asia-Pacific Caprolactam Market by Leading Players (2006): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Sinopec, Capro Corp., China Petrochemical Development Corp., DSM Nanjing Chemical, Thai Caprolactam, and Juhua Group (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 77: Asia-Pacific Caprolactam Market by Leading Players (2004): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Capro Corp.,China Petrochemical Development Corp., DSM Nanjing, Mitsubishi Chemicals, Nanjing Dongfang Chemical, Shijiazhuang Chemical Fiber, Sinopec Baling, Thai Caprolactam, Toray Industries, and UBE Industries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49 Caprolactam Producers Upholds Strong Margins III-49 A Snapshot (1) A saved copy of memory including the contents of all memory bytes, hardware registers and status indicators. It is periodically taken in order to restore the system in the event of failure.

(2) A saved copy of a file before it is updated.
 of Caprolactam Market in Select Asian Countries Noun 1. Asian country - any one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
Asian nation

country, land, state - the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"
 III-50 Strategic Corporate Developments III-50 Review of Key Players III-53 B.Market Analytics III-55

Table 78: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Table 79: Asia-Pacific Long-term Projections for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Table 80: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 81: Asia-Pacific Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 82: Asia-Pacific Historic Market Review for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 83: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 84: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for 1998, 2008 & 2012 III-58

Table 85: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

5a. China III-59 A.Market Analysis III-59 Current & Future Analysis III-59 Historic Review III-59 DSM Nanjing Chemical Company (China) - A Key Player III-59 Market Trends III-60 Out of the Shackles of Obsolete OBSOLETE. This term is applied to those laws which have lost their efficacy, without being repealed,
     2. A positive statute, unrepealed, can never be repealed by non-user alone. 4 Yeates, Rep. 181; Id. 215; 1 Browne's Rep. Appx. 28; 13 Serg. & Rawle, 447.
 Technologies III-60 Demand Continues to Outshine out·shine  
v. out·shone , out·shin·ing, out·shines

v.tr.
1.
a. To shine brighter than.

b. To be more beautiful, splendid, or flamboyant than.

2.
 Production III-60 Capacity to Witness Tremendous Growth III-60

Table 86: Chinese Caprolactam Production Capacity (2005 & 2006) by Leading Producer - DSM Nanjing Chemical Co, Sinopec Baling Petrochemical Co., Sinopec Shijiazhuang Chemical Fiber Co, and Zhejiang Juhua Group Corporation (In '000 Tons Per Annum Per annum

Yearly.
) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 87: Caprolactam Market in China (2000-2006): Capacity (In '000 Tons) and Utilization Rate (In %) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61 Declining Imports Uplifts Domestic Production III-62 Competitive Scenario III-62

Table 88: Chinese Caprolactam Market by Leading Producers (2005): Breakdown of Output in Thousand Tons and Respective Percentage Shares of the Total Output (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62 A Recent Past Perspective III-63 Small Border Trade Thrives Dumping dumping, selling goods at less than the normal price, usually as exports in international trade. It may be done by a producer, a group of producers, or a nation.  III-63 Imports Played a Major Role III-63

Table 89: Chinese Caprolactam Market (2000-2005): Breakdown of Imports and Exports in Thousands of Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 90: Chinese Caprolactam Market (2004 & 2005): Breakdown of Imports on a Quarterly Basis (Volume in '000 Tons and Value in '000 US$) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64 B.Market Analytics III-64

Table 91: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 92: Chinese Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 93: Chinese Historic Market Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 94: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

5b. Rest of Asia-Pacific III-67 A.Market Analysis III-67 Current and Future Analysis III-67 Historic Review III-67 B.Market Analytics III-68

Table 95: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 96: Rest of Asia-Pacific Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 97: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Market Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 98: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

6. The Middle East III-70 A.Market Analysis III-70 Current and Future Analysis III-70 Historic Review III-70 Strategic Corporate Development III-70 B.Market Analytics III-71

Table 99: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 100: Middle East Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 101: Middle East Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 102: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

7. Latin America III-73 A.Market Analysis III-73 Current and Future Analysis III-73 Competitive Scenario III-73

Table 103: Latin American Caprolactam Market by Leading Players (2006): Breakdown of Annual Production Capacities in Thousand Metric Tons for Univex, Braskem, Monomeros Colombo Venezuelos (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73 Historic Review III-74 Strategic Corporate Development III-74 B.Market Analytics III-75

Table 104: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 105: Latin America Long-Term Projections for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000 Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 106: Latin American Historic Review for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in '000 Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 107: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Caprolactam by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Textiles, Tires, Engineering Plastics, and Other Application Markets for Years 1998, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

-Aquachemia Sro (Slovak Republic) -Azot (Kemerovo) Joint Stock Co (Russia) -BASF AG (Germany) -BASF Corporation (USA) -BASF Antwerpen NV (Belgium) -Braskem SA (Brazil) -Cangzhou Chemical Industrial Co, Ltd (China) -Capro Corporation (Korea) -China Petrochemical Development Corporation (Taiwan) -Chiyoda Corporation (Japan) -Domo Caproleuna GmbH (Germany) -DSM NV (The Netherlands) -DSM Fibre Intermediates (The Netherlands) -DSM Chemicals North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. , Inc (USA) -DSM France SA (France) -DSM Nanjing Chemical Company (DNCC DNCC Democratic National Convention Committee
DNCC Deployed Network Control Center
DNCC Distributed Network Control Center
) (China) -Elektrokhimprom (Uzbekistan) -Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Limited (India) -Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd (India) -Honeywell International-Specialty Materials Group (USA) -Honeywell Resins & Chemicals LLC (USA) -Johnson Matthey PLC (UK) -Juli Group Company Limited (China) -Kuibyshevazot JSC JSC Johnson Space Center (NASA)
JSC Joint Stock Company
JSC Java Studio Creator
JSC Joint Steering Committee
JSC Joint Standing Committee
JSC Journal of Symbolic Computation
JSC Joint Scientific Committee
 (Russian Federation Russian Federation: see Russia. ) -Lanxess AG (Germany) -Lanxess Corporation (USA) -Marubeni Corporation (Japan) -Marubeni Thailand Co, Ltd (Thailand) -Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (Japan) -Monomeros Colombo Venezolanos SA (Colombia) -Nanjing Dongfang Chemical Industrial Co, Ltd (China) -OJSC Azot (Ukraine) -Pequiven (Venezuela) -Polycon GmbH (Germany) -Polymeric Resources Corporation (USA) -Nylene Holdings, Inc (Canada) -PT Elsoro Multi Pratama (Indonesia) -Radici Group (Italy) -Samsung Engineering Co, Ltd (Korea) -Shaw Industries-Evergreen Nylon Recycling LLC (USA) -Shchekinoazot (Russia) -Shell Chemicals Ltd (UK) -Shijiazhuang Coking & Chemical Group Co, Ltd (China) -SINOPEC-China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (China) -Baling Petrochemical Yingshan Petrochemical (China) -Sinopec Baling Co (China) -Shijiazhuang Ch

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