Global 2-Ethylhexanol Market Analysis, Growth Rate and Forecast (2023-2029): Driving CAGR 5.0% Growth

Global Industry Analysis

The global demand for 2-ethylhexanol is directly correlated to its increasing application in chemical intermediates, coatings & paints industry among others. While 3/4th of the global 2-ethylhexanol consumption is accounted by chemical intermediates & solvents, 2-ethylhexanol is also widely used during the manufacturing process.

Moreover, rising demand from manufacturers of 2-ethyl hexyl acrylate, which is used in the manufacturing of emulsion paints and surface coatings, have propelled the market growth for 2-ethylhexanol.

Market Size and Forecast:

According to a recent market research report, the global 2-Ethylhexanol market size is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.0% during the forecast period (2019-2029). The increasing demand for PVC products, coupled with the growth of the construction industry, is expected to drive the market growth.

Click on the link for sample report:

Drivers, Restraints and Challenges:


  1. Increasing demand for plasticizers: 2-ethylhexanol is extensively used in the manufacturing of plasticizers, which find applications in various industries such as construction, automotive, and consumer goods. The growing demand for plasticizers in these industries is expected to drive the growth of the 2-ethylhexanol market.
  2. Growing demand for solvents: 2-ethylhexanol is also used as a solvent in the paint and coatings industry. The growing demand for paints and coatings, especially in the developing countries, is expected to drive the demand for 2-ethylhexanol as a solvent.


  1. Fluctuating crude oil prices: 2-ethylhexanol is derived from crude oil, and any fluctuations in crude oil prices can affect the prices of 2-ethylhexanol. The volatility in crude oil prices can act as a restraint for the growth of the 2-ethylhexanol market.
  2. Availability of substitutes: The availability of substitutes such as n-butanol, isobutanol, and isoamyl alcohol can also act as a restraint for the 2-ethylhexanol market.


  1. Environmental concerns: The production of 2-ethylhexanol generates waste and emissions that can have adverse effects on the environment. Stringent environmental regulations can pose a challenge for the 2-ethylhexanol market.
  2. Competition from bio-based products: The growing demand for bio-based products can pose a challenge for the 2-ethylhexanol market. Bio-based alternatives such as bio-butanol and bio-propanol are being increasingly used in various industries, and the competition from these products can affect the growth of the 2-ethylhexanol market.

Click on the link for customized report:


Delivery Form
  • Bulk Containers
  • Flexitanks
  • Drums/IBC
  • Coatings and Paints
  • Chemical Intermediates and Solvents
  • Agrochemicals
  • Metallurgy
  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa

Click on the link to purchase the full report:

The report covers exhaustive analysis on,

  • Market Segments
  • Market Dynamics
  • Market Size
  • Supply & Demand
  • Current Trends/Issues/Challenges
  • Competition & Companies involved
  • Technology
  • Value Chain

Regional analysis includes,

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Brazil)
  • Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K., Spain)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, S. Africa, Northern Africa)

Report Highlights:

  • Detailed overview of parent market
  • Changing market dynamics in the industry
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected market size in terms of volume and value
  • Recent industry trends and developments
  • Competitive landscape
  • Strategies of key players and products offered
  • Potential and niche segments, geographical regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective on market performance
  • Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprint


  • Which regions will continue to remain the most profitable regional markets for 2-ethylhexanol market players?
  • Which factors will induce a change in the demand for 2-Ethylhexanols during the assessment period?
  • How will changing trends impact the 2-Ethylhexanol market?
  • How can market players capture the low-hanging opportunities in the 2-Ethylhexanol market in developed regions?
  • Which companies are leading the 2-ethylhexanol market?
  • What are the winning strategies of stakeholders in the 2-ethylhexanol market to upscale their position in this landscape?

Related Reports –

About us:

The Chemicals and Materials division of Persistence Market Research offers distinct and pin-point analysis about chemicals and materials industry. Chemical coverage extends from commodity, bulk, specialty and petrochemicals to advanced materials, composites and nanotechnology in particular with special emphasis on ‘green alternatives’, recycling and renewable technology developments, supply-demand-trade assessment. Our research studies are widely referred by chemical manufacturers, research institutions, channel partners and government bodies for developing – ‘The Way Forward’. 

Contact us:

Persistence Market Research

Address – 305 Broadway, 7th Floor, New York City,

NY 10007 United States

U.S. Ph. – +1-646-568-7751

USA-Canada Toll-free – +1 800-961-0353

Sales –

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *