Global Hot Melt Adhesives Market – Drivers, Opportunities, Trends & Forecasts up to 2021

Hot melt adhesives are class of adhesives which are designed to be melted in an electric hot gun during application. Increasing demand of hot melt adhesives in the automotive and healthcare industry due to rising concern over eco-friendly products has resulted in the growth of the hot melt adhesives market size. Development of infrastructure and economic growth in developed countries has further contributed to the growth of the market.

Polyurethane hot melt adhesives are the major segment in the hot melt adhesives market due to its increasing demand in packaging and automotive industry. Packaging application sector has the largest market share in the global hot melt adhesives market. Asia-Pacific is the major contributor for hot melt adhesives market and is expected to grow with high growth rate during forecast period. Some of the important companies operating in hot melt adhesives market are The Dow Chemical Company, Huntsman Corporation and Henkel AG among many others.

The study of the global hot melt adhesives market ensures a 360° view, bringing out the complete key insights of the industry. These insights help the business decision makers to make better business plans and informed decisions for the future business. In addition, the study helps the venture capitalist in understanding the companies better and take informed decisions.

Report Scope:

  • Types
    • Ethylene vinyl acetate(EVA) Hot Melt Adhesives
    • Polyester Hot Melt Adhesives
    • Polyolefin Hot Melt Adhesives
  • (SBC) Hot Melt Adhesives
  • Others (Polyamide, etc.,)
  • Applications
    • Automotive
    • Construction
    • Disposables
    • Electronics
    • Packaging
    • Others (Bookbinding, Furniture, Textile, Footwear, etc.,)
  • Regions
    • Asia Pacific
    • Europe
    • North America
    • Rest of the World
  • Industry outlook: market trends and drivers, restraints, and opportunities

1       Report Outline

1.1             Introduction

1.2             Report Scope

1.3             Market Definitions

1.4             Research Methodology

1.4.1              Data Collation & In-House Estimation

1.4.2              Market Triangulation

1.4.3              Forecasting

1.5             Study Declarations

1.6             Report Assumptions

1.7             Stakeholders

2       Executive Summary

3       Market Positioning

3.1             Total Addressable Market (TAM): Adhesives & Sealants

3.1.1              Market Overview

3.1.2              Major Trends

3.2             Segmented Addressable Market (SAM)

3.3             Related Markets

4       Market Outlook

4.1             Overview

4.2             Value Chain Analysis

4.3             PESTLE Analysis

4.4             Porter 5 (Five) Forces Analysis

4.5             Patents Analysis

5       Market Characteristics

5.1             Market Segmentation

5.2             Market Dynamics

5.2.1              Drivers

5.2.2              Restraints

5.2.3              Opportunities

5.2.4              DRO – Impact Analysis

6       Hot Melt Adhesives Type: Market Size and Analysis

6.1             Overview

6.2             Ethylene vinyl acetate(EVA) Hot Melt Adhesives

6.3             Polyester Hot Melt Adhesives

6.4             Polyolefin Hot Melt Adhesives

6.5             Polyurethane(PU) Hot Melt Adhesives

6.6             Styrene block copolymer(SBC) Hot Melt Adhesives

6.7             Vendor Profiles

(Overview, products/services, geographic revenues, recent developments, business focus, SWOT analysis and business strategy for all vendors)

7       Hot Melt Adhesives Applications: Market Size and Analysis

7.1             Overview

7.2             Automotive

7.3             Construction

7.4             Disposables

7.5             Electronics

7.6             Packaging

7.7             Customer Profiles

(Overview, product usage, geographic revenues, recent developments, and business strategy for all customers)

8       Regions: Market Size and Analysis

8.1             Overview

8.2             North America

8.3             Europe

8.4             Asia Pacific

8.5             Rest of the World

9       Companies To Watch For

10     Competitive Landscape

10.1           Competitor Product & Geography Benchmarking

10.2           Market Landscape

10.2.1            Key Strategies Adopted



Infoholic research works on a holistic 360° approach in order to deliver high quality, validated and reliable information in our market reports. The Market estimation and forecasting involves following steps:

  • Data Collation (Primary & Secondary)
  • In-house Estimation (Based on proprietary data bases and Models)
  • Market Triangulation
  • Forecasting

infoholic Research Methodology

Market related information is congregated from both primary and secondary sources.

Primary sources involved participants from all global stakeholders such as Solution providers, service providers, Industry associations, thought leaders etc. across levels such as CXOs, VPs and managers. Plus, our in-house industry experts having decades of industry experience contribute their consulting and advisory services.

Secondary sources include public sources such as regulatory frameworks, government IT spending, government demographic indicators, industry association statistics, and company publications along with paid sources such as Factiva, OneSource, Bloomberg among others.