Global Market Study on Wax: APEJ to Lead the Global Market in Terms of Revenue during 2017 - 2026

  • Rep Id : XPLREP5072
  • Published On : December, 2019
  • No. of Pages : 170
  • Category : Materials

Global Wax Market: Overview

Wax is a varied class of organic compound that is malleable solids near ambient temperatures. Wax is not soluble in water, while it is soluble in organic, nonpolar organic solvents. Wax is being increasingly used in coatings and polishes. Moreover, it is increasingly being used in manufacturing and construction projects. Wax is also gaining popularity in cosmetic formulations. The supply of different wax types is also expected to remain dynamic due to the changes in the global petroleum refining industry has impacted the supply and pricing of petroleum-derived waxes. Meanwhile, the price of crude oil is impacting synthetic wax and the price of an agricultural commodity is impacting the production of natural wax. 

Global Wax Market: Research Methodology

The report on the global wax market provides a detailed analysis of various trends, drivers and factors affecting market growth, this data and information is based on primary and secondary research. The report talks about the insights on the data for various segments of the market and regions in the global wax market.

The report is based on the quantitative and qualitative analysis. This analysis helps to derive at an estimated value of the wax market. The report also provides information on the total revenue generated in the past and the value expected in the forecast period 2017-2026.

The market size given in the report shows the growth in terms of volume and value during the forecast period. The report talks about the market dynamics including key trends, drivers, opportunities, and challenges. As these market dynamics will have an impact on the growth of the global wax market.  

Porter’s five force analysis, SWOT analysis, and market attractiveness analysis have also been done in order to provide an overall scenario of the market. Key developments in the industry and upcoming products or the production process that can transform the market in the near future has been provided in the report. Business can benefit from the information about the market in the report and also plan their strategies accordingly.  

The global wax market report contains estimated numbers in terms of revenue, market share, year-on-year growth, CAGR in form of a percent. Details on each segment in the report and on regions can help in identifying right business opportunities.

Global Wax Market: Market Segmentation


Product Type



  • North America
  • Paraffin Waxes
  • Plastic & Rubber
  • Candles
  • Latin America
  • Microcrystalline Waxes
  • Adhesives & Sealants
  • Rheology/Surface Applications
  • Europe
  • Gas-to-liquids (GTL) Waxes
  • Paper & Paperboard
  • Polish
  • Japan
  • Polymer Waxes
  • Building and Construction
  • Cosmetics
  • APEJ
  • Fischer-Tropsch Waxes
  • Inks & Coatings
  • Rubber
  • MEA
  • Vegetable Waxes
  • Packaging
  • Soap Wax


  • Animal & Insect Waxes
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Hot-melt adhesive


  • Other Waxes
  • Cosmetics & Toiletries Industry
  • Other Applications
  • Automotive
  • Firelogs

The global wax market is segmented on the basis of product type, industry, application, and region. On the basis of product type, the market segment includes paraffin waxes, microcrystalline waxes, gas-to-liquids (GTL) waxes, polymer waxes, fischer-tropsch waxes, vegetable waxes, animal & insect waxes, and other waxes. On the basis of industry, the market segment includes plastic & rubber, adhesives & sealants, paper & paperboard, building and construction, inks & coatings, packaging, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics & toiletries industry, automotive, firelogs.

By application, the market segment includes candles, rheology/surface applications, polish, cosmetics, rubber, soap wax, hot-melt adhesive, and other applications. On the basis of region, the market consists of Europe, Latin America, North America, Japan, Asia Pacific Excluding Japan (APEJ), and the Middle East and Africa (MEA).