Europe Passive Fire Protection Coating Market, By Product Type (Intumescent Coating, Cementitious Material, Fireproofing Cladding And Others), Technology (Water-Based Protection Coating And Solvent-Based Protection Coating), Application (Automotive, Oil & Gas, Construction, Aerospace, Electrical And Electronics, Textile, Furniture, Warehousing And Others), End User (Building & Construction, Oil & Gas, Transportation And Others) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029
Europe Passive Fire Protection Coating Market Analysis and Size
Passive fire protection coating is a colorless, odorless, and viscous liquid soluble in water at all concentrations. It is a strong acid made by oxidizing sulfur dioxide solutions and used in large quantities as an industrial and laboratory reagent. Passive fire protection coating or passive fire protection coating, also known as oil of vitriol, is a mineral acid composed of sulfur, oxygen, and hydrogen, with molecular formula H2SO4 and melting point is 10 °C, the boiling point is 337 °C.
Increasing demand for fertilizers in the agriculture industry and the growing demand for passive fire protection coating across various industries are some of the drivers boosting passive fire protection coating demand in the market. Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the sulfuric market is expected to reach the value of USD 3,000,593.21 thousand by the year 2029, at a CAGR of 4.1% during the forecast period. " elemental sulfur " accounts for the most prominent raw material segment in the respective due to the abundant availability of sulfur across the globe. The market report curated by the Data Bridge Market Research team includes in-depth expert analysis, import/export analysis, pricing analysis, production consumption analysis, and climate chain scenario.
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2019 - 2014)
Revenue in USD Thousand, Volumes in Thousand kg, Pricing in USD
By Product Type (Cementitious Material, Intumescent Coating, Fireproofing Cladding, Others), Technology (Water-Based Protection Coating, Solvent-Based Protection Coating), Application (Oil & Gas, Construction, Aerospace, Electrical And Electronics, Automotive, Textile, Furniture, Warehousing, Others), End User (Building & Construction, Oil & Gas, Transportation, Others)
Germany, U.K., Italy, France, Spain, Russia, Switzerland, Turkey, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg and Rest of Europe in Europe
Market Players Covered
LANXESS (Cologne, Germany ), Brenntag GmbH (a subsidiary of Brenntag SE)( Essen, Germany), Boliden Group (Stockholm, Sweden), Adisseo (Antony, France), Veolia (Paris, France), Univar Solutions Inc (Illinois, U.S.), NORAM Engineering & Construction Ltd.( Vancouver, Canada), Nouryon (Amsterdam, the Netherlands), International Raw Materials LTD (Pennsylvania, U.S.), Eti Bakir (Kastamonu, Turkey), ACIDEKA SA (Vizcaya, Spain), Airedale Chemical Company Limited.( North Yorkshire, U.K.), BASF SE (Ludwigshafen, Germany), Aguachem Ltd (Wrexham, U.K), Feralco AB (Widnes, U.K.), Fluorsid (Milan, Italy), Aurubis AG (Hamburg, Germany), Nyrstar (Budel, The Netherlands), Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany), and Shrieve (Texas, U.S.)
Passive fire protection coating is a strong acid with hygroscopic characteristics and oxidizing properties. It is used in the fertilizer, chemical, synthetic textile, and pigment industries. Other applications include manufacturing batteries metal pickling, among other industrial manufacturing processes. In market passive fire protection coating is available in different concentration grades such as 98%, 96.5%, 76%, 70% and 38%. A large quantity of passive fire protection coating produces potassium sulfates and fertilizers. Increasing demand for fertilizers in the agriculture industry and the growing demand for passive fire protection coating across various industries are some of the drivers boosting passive fire protection coating demand in the market. With the increasing consumption of passive fire protection coating globally, major players are expanding their production capacities in different countries to strengthen their presence in the market
- The DHHS (1994) and EPA have not classified sulfur trioxide or passive fire protection coating for carcinogenic effects. IARC considers occupational exposure to strong inorganic mists containing passive fire protection coating to be carcinogenic to humans (Group 1) (IARC 1992). ACGIH has classified passive fire protection coating as a suspected human carcinogen (Group A2) (ACGIH 1998).
Passive fire protection coating is on the list of chemicals in “Toxic Chemicals Subject to Section 3 13 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act”’ (EPA 1998f).
The occupational permissible exposure limit (PEL) for passive fire protection coating is 1 mg/ m3 (OSHA 1998). The NIOSH recommended exposure limit (REL) is also 1 mg/m3 (NIOSH 1997). ACGIH recommends a threshold limit value time-weighted average (TLV-TWA) of 1 mg/m3 and a short-term exposure limit (STEL) of 3 mg/m3 (ACGIH 1998).
COVID-19 had a Minimal Impact on Europe Passive Fire Protection Coatings Market
COVID-19 impacted various manufacturing industries in the year 2020-2021 as it led to the closure of workplaces, disruption of supply chains, and restrictions on transportation. However, significant impact was noticed on passive fire protection coating in Europe operations and supply chain, with multiple manufacturing facilities still operating. The service providers continued offering passive fire protection coating following sanitation and safety measures in the post-COVID scenario.
The Market Dynamics of the Europe Passive Fire Protection Coatings Market Include:
- Increasing Demand for Fertilizers in Agricultural Industry
Increasing demand for high-quality fertilizers for crop cultivation boosts the Europe passive fire protection coating market.
- Significant Growth in Chemical Industries
Increasing chemical production in the European region with a chemicals strategy for sustainability is a prominent part of the Green Deal to strengthen the growth of the chemicals industry, making it easier to avoid usage of hazardous chemicals and encourage innovation for the development of safe and sustainable alternatives. Thus, a strategy for sustainability in the chemicals industry can help keep the significant growth in the chemical industry and propel the Europe passive fire protection coating market in the coming years.
- Growing Demand for Passive Fire Protection Coatings Across a Diverse Range of Industries
The demand for passive fire protection coating across a diverse range of industries such as pharmaceutical, textile, paper, and pulp, is expected to grow at an increasing rate and is projected to fuel the Europe passive fire protection coating market.
- Growing Demand for Batteries in Automotive Industry
With increased demand for the recovery of waste printed circuit boards using passive fire protection coating to recover different metals such as gold, silver, iron, and copper is expected to drive the Europe passive fire protection coating market.
- Significant Growth in Healthcare Industry
The increasing advantages of passive fire protection coating batteries in motor vehicles and other machines in electric vehicles are increasing the demand for passive fire protection coating, creating an opportunity for the Europe passive fire protection coating market to tap upon and register higher growth in the future.
- Abundance of Sulfur as a Raw Material
In addition, sulfur nowadays is also produced for industrial use from the petroleum and natural gas industry worldwide. Therefore, an abundance of sulfur reserves around the globe creates an opportunity for the growth of the Europe passive fire protection coating market.
Restraints/Challenges faced by the Europe Passive Fire Protection Coatings Market
- Health Hazards Associated with Passive Fire Protection Coatings
The increasing health hazards associated with the use of passive fire protection coating on the skin, eyes, and other organs is likely to hamper the Europe passive fire protection coating market demand.
- Decline in Sales Resulting from Oversupply of Passive Fire Protection Coatings
The undersupply of passive fire protection coating in the Europe passive fire protection coating market is the biggest problem being faced by key manufacturers operating in the market, which is directly impacting their sales and profit margins as oversupplied with other producers has led to a decrease in the prices. This is acting as the biggest challenge in the Europe passive fire protection coating market growth.
This passive fire protection coating market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, the impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the passive fire protection coating market contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief. Our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
- In November 2020, Airedale Chemical Company Limited acquired Alutech, which provides a range of metal treatment solutions, including aluminum brighteners and pre-treatment cleaners. This development helps the company increase the demand for passive fire protection coating, which has increased its profits
- In May 2017, BASF SE introduced a new passive fire protection coating catalyst preferred due to its unique geometrical shape. This update helps the company to increase production capacity, which generates revenue in the future
Europe Passive Fire Protection Coatings Market Scope
Europe passive fire protection coatings market is segmented on the basis of product type, by technology, by application and end-user. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Cementitious Material
- Intumescent Coating
- Fireproofing Cladding
On the basis of product type, the Europe passive fire protection coatings market is segmented into cementitious material, intumescent coating, fireproofing cladding, and others. The intumescent coating segment is expected to dominate the Europe region, intumescent coating is expected to dominate the market due to wider consumer preference in construction and building industries
- Water-Based Protection Coating
- Solvent-Based Protection Coating
On the basis of technology, the Europe passive fire protection coatings market is segmented into water-based protection coating and solvent-based protection coating.
- Oil & Gas
- Electrical and Electronics
On the basis of application, the Europe passive fire protection coatings market is segmented into oil & gas, construction, aerospace, electrical and electronics, automotive, textile, furniture, warehousing and others. In Asia-Pacific, automotive is projected to dominate the market as it reduces potentially vulnerable people that may be at risk on the premises.
- Building & Construction
- Oil & Gas
On the basis of end user, the Europe passive fire protection coatings market is segmented into building and construction, oil and gas, transportation and others. In Asia-Pacific, building and construction segment is expected to dominate the market because largest construction projects were initiated in the regions.
Europe Passive Fire Protection Coatings Regional Analysis/Insights
The passive fire protection coatings market is analyzed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, product type, technology, application and end user as referenced above.
The countries covered in the Europe passive fire protection coating market report are the Germany, U.K., Italy, France, Spain, Russia, Switzerland, Turkey, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg and Rest of Europe
Germany is expected to dominate the Europe passive fire protection coatings market due to high demand from the construction and building industry. Europe is expected to witness significant growth during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029 due to growing demand for batteries in the automotive industry in the region
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points such as down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Europe Passive Fire Protection Coatings Market Share Analysis
Europe passive fire protection coating market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to Europe passive fire protection coating market.
Some of the major players operating in the passive fire protection coating market are LANXESS, Brenntag GmbH (a subsidiary of Brenntag SE), Boliden Group, Adisseo, Veolia, Univar Solutions Inc, NORAM Engineering & Construction Ltd., Nouryon, International Raw Materials LTD, Eti Bakir, ACIDEKA SA, Airedale Chemical Company Limited., BASF SE, Aguachem Ltd, Feralco AB, Fluorsid, Aurubis AG, Nyrstar, Merck KGaA, and Shrieve, among others