Disinfectant & Antimicrobial Chemicals: United States

This report forecasts US disinfectant and antimicrobial chemical demand in pounds and US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2017. Total demand in dollars is segmented by product in terms of phenolics, iodophors, nitrogen compounds, organosulfurs and other chemicals. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: paint and coatings, medical and healthcare, consumer, food and beverage processing, and other markets.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in an annual series from 2002 to 2012. The various segments and total demand in pounds are reported at five-year intervals for 2007 and 2012. An Industry Overview section defines products and markets, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and provides pertinent background on demand by function and environmental and regulatory factors.

A Demand Forecasts section assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product and market segment over the forecast period.

Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading suppliers competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 25-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.

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