True colors: External foreign competition will keep industry recovery slow

The Dye & Pigment Manufacturing industry manufactures dyes and pigments that serve as key chemical intermediaries for other sectors, such as coatings and paint manufacturers. Additionally, other downstream markets, including the construction sector, have presented a strong and growing market for industry products. As construction activity grows, so does demand for the paint and pigments used as inputs. Despite this, revenue has declined over the five years to 2018, primarily due to input price fluctuations and consistent offshoring trends. Over the five years to 2023, industry revenue is forecast to grow. Demand for dyes and pigments from downstream manufacturing industries will stimulate industry revenue growth...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • An increasing number of industry companies have offshored their production
  • Volatile commodity prices have drastically reduced industry revenue
  • As prices improve, this is expected to drive demand for key industrial sectors
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    The Dye and Pigment Manufacturing industry is characterized by a medium level of market share concentration. Overall, the industry is estimated only to contain 121 companies. Certain segments of the industry are more highly concentrated than others. For example, some industry operators manufacture specific dye and pigments that appeal to particular downstream markets, including the agricultural, chemical processing, electronic, household and personal care, paint and coatings, paper, pharmaceutical, plastics and textile sectors, among other industries. More specialized production tends to be handled by smaller operators. However, large pigment manufacturers, particularly in titanium dioxide, are highly concentrated. The...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry are

  • Prompt delivery to market
  • Ability to accommodate environmental requirements
  • Having a diverse range of clients
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Industrial production index and Private investment in industrial equipment and machinery in the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry?

    Operators in this industry manufacture synthetic organic and inorganic dyes and pigments, such as lakes and toners (except electrostatic and photographic). These operators produce various pigments and dyes, including color, lead, chrome, metallic and zinc-based pigments, as well as disperse, vat and direct dyes. As a chemical intermediate product, these pigments and dyes are used to impart color to numerous products.

    Industry Products
  • Titanium dioxide, composite and pure
  • Synthetic organic dyes
  • Synthetic organic pigments, lakes and toners
  • Chrome colors and other inorganic pigments
  • Other white opaque pigments
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing inorganic dyes
  • Manufacturing inorganic pigments
  • Manufacturing synthetic organic dyes
  • Manufacturing synthetic pigments
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Industrial production index
  • Private investment in industrial equipment and machinery
  • Trade-weighted index
  • World price of crude oil

  • Current Performance
  • Volatile prices
  • Restrained by international trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Commodity prices
  • Industry landscape
  • Table: Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Textile Mills
  • Leather Tanning & Finishing
  • Printing
  • Paint Manufacturing
  • Cosmetic & Beauty Products Manufacturing

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Titanium dioxide, composite and pure
  • Synthetic organic pigments, lakes and toners
  • Synthetic organic dyes
  • Chrome colors and other inorganic pigments
  • Other
  • Other white opaque pigments
  • Chart: Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Paint and coating manufacturers
  • Plastic product manufacturers
  • Textile manufacturers
  • Other
  • Paper manufacturers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Dye & Pigment Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    BASF SE, The Chemours Company, Tronox Limited,
  • Table: BASF SE - financial performance
  • Table: The Chemours Company - financial performance
  • Table: Tronox Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Dye & Pigment Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Industrial production index (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
  • Brightly colored organic substances that add color to a surface.
  • Organic/Inorganic
  • Organic compounds contain carbon atoms and typically hydrogen atoms, while inorganic compounds do not.
  • Pigment
  • A material that changes the color of light it reflects as the result of selective color absorption.
  • Titanium Dioxide
  • An inorganic white pigment that is widely used by paint and coating manufacturers.
  • Volatile Organic Compounds (Vocs)
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are compounds that have a high vapor pressure and low water solubility.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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