Construction Chemicals Market will rise at 4.9% between 2021 and 2031 – Market Research Blog

The essential nature of construction chemicals in the construction and engineering sector is expected to support market growth for the duration of the assessment period from 2021 to 2031. In a new market report, Future Market Insights (FMI) has stated the valuation of the market at $39 Bn in 2020. Construction chemicals play critical roles in construction projects including coatings, additives, sealants and more. Affordable housing and smart city projects are major influencers of demand. Resurgence of activities in the construction, transport & logistics, and mining industries in 2021 will remain major contributors in terms of market recovery. According to FMI, the market will rise at 4.9% between 2021 and 2031.

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Strong demand for concrete admixtures, plasticizers in particular is driving the growth of the construction chemicals market. The high degree of workability in areas requiring high levels of reinforcement in high rise buildings and public infrastructure projects will support sales prospects in the coming years.

The Asia Pacific excluding Japan region is expected to remain dominant. Major urbanization projects and substantial manufacturing facilities in China are likely to aid expansion of the market through the projection period.

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic impacted the global economy and the construction sector significantly, with substantial project delays and cancellations causing losses. This trend created a short-term decline in demand for construction chemicals in 2020, while a steady recovery is expected through 2021.

Key Takeaways of Construction Chemicals Market Report

  • The global construction chemicals market reached US$ 39 Bn in 2020, and is estimated to rise at over 5% CAGR through the assessment period.
  • China will continue to reflect strong growth, accounting for more than 66% of the market in Asia Pacific excluding Japan.
  • The United States will continue to rise strongly, exhibiting over 5% CAGR in 2021.
  • Within Western Europe, Germany and the UK will remain key markets, driven by urbanization and smart city infrastructure projects.
  • Demand from China and India will continue to rise on account of government infrastructure and housing initiatives.

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The demand for construction chemicals can be largely attributed to rapid world population growth, and major investments into urbanization. The importance of infrastructure to global economy, especially for developing markets, and applications in residential projects, and affordable housing policies will influence the industry in the long-term,‘ said an FMI Analyst

Who is Winning?

Major manufacturers are pushing for the expansion production and distribution activities to emerging import in Asia and Africa. This shift can be attributed to easier access and lower costs of manpower and raw materials. Also, relatively relaxed regulations associated to the chemicals sector will positively influence the market.

Construction Chemicals Market by Category

Product Type

  • Water Proofing Chemicals
    • Bitumen
    • PVC
    • EPDM
    • TPO
    • PTFE
    • Silicone
  • Protective Coating
    • Epoxy
    • Polyurethane
    • Acrylic
    • Alkyd
    • Polyester
    • Others
  • Concrete Admixture
    • Plasticiser
    • Retarder
    • Accelerator
    • Air-Entrainer
  • Adhesives & Sealants
  • Asphalt Additives


  • Residential
  • Commercial & Industrial
  • Infrastructure

Market Landscape: Competitive

The global construction chemicals market is moderately consolidated, with the presence of varied regional players. Manufacturers are focused on the optimization of assets including expansions and divestitures to maximize profits and set up sustainable revenue streams.

Key market players including

  • BASF SE,
  • GCP Applied Technologies,
  • SIKA AG,
  • The DOW Chemical Co.,
  • RPM International Inc.,
  • Ashland Inc.,
  • MAPEI,
  • Akzo Nobel NV,
  • Arkema SA,

are pushing for strategic acquisitions and collaborations with other participants to increase market share.

Want to Know More?

Future Market Insights has published a market research report on the construction chemicals market that contains global industry analysis for 2016–2020 and the opportunity assessment for 2021–2031. The report provides insightful analysis of the construction chemicals market through three different segments- product type, application and region. The construction chemicals market report further provides demand trends of different types across industry verticals, a comprehensive list of service providers in the market along with a detailed overview of the parent market.

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