Chlorotoluene Market (By Product Types- 2-Chlorotoluene, 3-Chlorotoluene, Market by Application- Chemical industries, Textiles Industries, Agriculture, Pharmaceutical Industries) - Global Industry Size, Share, Trends and Forecast, 2015 - 2026

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Chlorotoluene is a group of three isomeric chemical compounds which includes ortho-chlorotoluene, para-chlorotoluene, and meta-chlorotoluene. These consist of a disubstituted benzene ring with one methyl group and chlorine atom. Chlorotoluene has found a wide array of application in the various sectors including chemical industries, textiles industries, agriculture, pharmaceutical industries, and others. It is used as a catalyst in many chemical reactions. It is used in the synthesis of glycidyl methacrylate grafted multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Additionally, it is also used to study many mechanisms in the chemical reactions.

Market Dynamics

The global chlorotoluene is majorly driven by increasing demand for the various derivatives of chlorotoluene from various sectors includes textile and chemical industry. It is used in the various research. Increasing demand of the chemical from chemical industries, rapidly developing textile industries, and low cost of the precuts have driven the chlorotoluene market growth. Increasing application of the chlorotoluene in studying the various chemical reactions supported the growth of the market. Moreover, increasing research and development activities has fuelled the growth of the chlorotoluene market. Chlorotoluene has a lot of harmful effect on the body if it comes in the contact. Side effects of the chemical and high toxicity level of the chemical are responsible for slowing the growth of the market. Moreover, stringent government regulation of the chlorotoluene the major challenge for the market during the forecast period

Market Classification and Overview

The global chlorotoluene market is majorly segmented into product type and application.

On the basis of product types, the market is segmented into 2-Chlorotoluene, 3-Chlorotoluene, and others.

On the basis of application, the market is segmented into chemical industries, textiles industries, agriculture, pharmaceutical industries, and others


Regional Overview

Regionally, the global chlorotoluene market is majorly segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Latin America, Middle East and Africa.

Asia Pacific holds the major share in the global market owing to the presence of major manufacturers, increasing demand for the chlorotoluene from various industries which includes textile, chemical, pharmaceutical and others. Asia Pacific region synthesize over 40% of the total volume of the global chlorotoluene which makes it a dominant region for the market. Additionally, rapid industrialization and developing chemical industries has supported the growth of the market. Europe accounts for the second leading market followed by North America. The major factors driving the growth of the European market are availability of funds, increasing demand for the textile industries, presence of huge research centers, and huge government support. North Americas market is expecting a steady growth in near future. LAMEA holds the least share in the market owing to the presence of the poor economies especially in Africa region. In near future, the market is expecting a healthy growth owing to huge untapped opportunities in the market.

Report Coverage


Chlorotoluene Market

Analysis Period

2015 — 2025

Historic Data

2015 — 2016

Base Year


Forecast Data

2018 — 2026

Market Stratification

Product Types, 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 in the market are Merck, Lanxess Corporation, INEOS, Shimmer Chemicals Pvt. Ltd, Sovika Group, Hunan Zhuzhou Chemical Industry Group, Iharanikkei Chemical Industry, Jiangsu Hongxing Chemical, Shandong Exceris Chemical, and Changzhou Yuanfeng Chemical

Market Segmentation

Market By Product Types

  • 2-Chlorotoluene
  • 3-Chlorotoluene
  • Others


 Market By Application

  • Chemical Industries
  • Textiles Industries
  • Agriculture
  • Pharmaceutical Industries
  • Others

Market By Geography

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

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