Barbituric Acid Market Analysis - Global Industry Size, Share, Trends and Forecast, 2018 - 2026

Category : Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals | Delivery Format : PDF | Status: Forthcoming | Report ID : ARC674


Barbituric acid also known as 6-hydroxyuracil or malonylurea is an organic compound. Barbituric is an odorless powder soluble and readily mixes in water. It is a pyrimidine heterocyclic skeleton with chemical formula is C4H4N2O3, molar mass is 128.09 g/mol and melting point at 245 °C. The appearance of barbituric acid is found in white crystals. Parent compound of barbiturate drugs is barbituric acid, but pharmacologically barbituric acids are not active.

Market Dynamics

High utilization in pharmaceuticals industry is expected to boost the growth of this market in future. Barbituric acid forms several of barbiturate drugs that behave as central nervous system depressants. Some of the medicines like barbital (Veronal) and phenobarbital use barbiturate drugs. However, overdose of barbituric acid can cause health hazards such as respiratory problems.

Market Classification

The market can be bifurcated on the basis of type, application and geography. By type, barbituric acid market can be classified into pharmaceutical grade and industrial grade. By application, barbituric acid market can be segmented into VB2, barbiturate, dye intermediates and others. On the basis of geography, the barbituric acid market can be segmented into North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East & Africa (MEA) and Asia-Pacific.

Report Coverage


Barbituric Acid Market

Analysis Period

2015 – 2026

Historic Data

2015 – 2016

Base Year


Forecast Data

2018 – 2026

Market Stratification

Type, Application, Geography

Regional Scope

North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa (MEA)

Report Coverage

Market Trends, Drivers, Restraints, Porter's Five Forces Analysis, Competitive Analysis,

Player Profiling, Value Chain Analysis


Market Participants

Some of the major players involved in barbituric acid market include Zhengzhou Lifeng Chemical, Co., Ltd, Hebei Chengxin Co., Ltd, and Longxin Chemical among others.


Market Segmentation

Market By Type

  • Pharmaceutical Grade
  • Industrial Grade

Market By Application

  • VB2
  • Barbiturate
  • Dye Intermediates
  • Others

Market By Geography

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • UK
    • France
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Chile
    • Rest of LATAM
  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)
    • South Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Rest of MEA

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