Maleic Anhydride Market For Unsaturated Polyester Resins (UPR), 1, 4-Butanediol (BDO), Additives (Lubricants & Oil), Copolymers and Other Applications – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 – 2018 The global maleic anhydride market has witnessed high growth in capacity expansions over the last few years. Europe and Asia Pacific dominated the global maleic anhydride market with over 70% share in total consumption. The maleic anhydride market report by Transparency Market Research provides comprehensive analysis of the maleic anhydride industry in the context of the global market as well as regional market. This study analyzes and interprets key market dynamics for maleic anhydride including drivers, restraints, opportunities and their impact on the industry. This report segments the market on the regional and application level as well as provides estimates and forecasts for all applications in each region. The study provides in-depth analysis of maleic anhydride market from demand perspective, along with market estimates and forecast from 2012 to 2018, in terms of both volumes and revenues. The report also provide a detailed value chain analysis of maleic anhydride, and Porter’s five forces model to pinpoint the pros and cons of various factors influencing the maleic anhydride industry. This helps various market participants such as substitutes, suppliers of raw materials, potential new entrants and buyers in their strategy making process. The report also presents a comprehensive assessment of various drivers and restraints of the maleic anhydride market. Key maleic anhydride applications analyzed in this study include unsaturated polyester resins, BDO, additives (Lubricants and oil), copolymers and others. Unsaturated polyester resins (UPR) dominated the global market, in terms of volume and revenue in 2012. General construction, automobiles, bathroom fixtures, tanks, pipes, solvents, agro chemicals, transportation etc. are.