Authored By: Sarah
11 Jul 2024

 PolyDADMAC Market Size to grow by USD 159.69 million between 2024-2028

According to a research report “ PolyDADMAC Market” by Type (Liquid, Powder, Bead) Application (Water purification, Pulp and paper industry, Cosmetics, Oilfields, Others) Geography (APAC, Europe, North America, South America, Middle East and Africa)- Global Forecast to 2028 published by Technavio, the market size is estimated to grow by USD 159.69 million, at a CAGR of  5.04% during the forecast period. The global polyDADMAC market is experiencing significant growth due to the increasing demand for water and wastewater treatment solutions in response to the continuous expansion of urban populations and economic development. The strain on water supply systems, particularly in urban areas, is driving the need for advanced water treatment technologies. This demand is further fueled by the growing usage of water in various sectors, including industry, agriculture, and domestic applications. As a result, the polyDADMAC market presents lucrative opportunities for businesses seeking to invest in water treatment solutions.

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By Type, the Liquid segment is projected to dominate the market size in 2024

In the global polyDADMAC market, the water purification segment dominated with a significant market share in 2023. The increasing demand for potable and safe drinking water, coupled with the rising number of water treatment plants in developing countries, is driving the growth of this segment. PolyDADMAC, an organic polymer, functions as an effective coagulant in water purification processes. Its ability to extract high concentrations of natural organic matter, such as humic and fulvic acids, reduces the formation of disinfection byproducts and pigment, making it a preferred choice in water and wastewater treatment applications.

By Application, Water purification  segment is expected to hold the largest market size for the year 2024

In the global polyDADMAC market, the liquid form held a significant market share in 2023. This is due to the unique properties of polyDADMAC, a liquid cat-ionic polymer with a distinct molecular weight, which is widely utilized as a primary coagulant and charge-neutralization agent in various industries. The liquid form of polyDADMAC, typically containing solids between 10%-50%, is predominantly used in paper production, textile dyeing, and finishing. With a high charge density, this cat-ionic polymer is particularly effective in flocculation processes, thereby increasing its demand as a flocculant and coagulant.

APAC is forecasted to hold the largest market size by region in 2024

The APAC region, characterized by rapid industrialization and urbanization, is a significant contributor to the global polyDADMAC market. The increasing population and demand for clean and potable water resources in this region have fueled market growth. Key industries, including food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, pulp and paper, and power generation, are major consumers of polyDADMAC due to its water treatment capabilities. Stringent regulations on water pollution further propel market expansion. With China and India leading the way as the world's fastest-growing economies, the APAC market for polyDADMAC is poised for substantial growth.

The PolyDADMAC Market growth and forecasting report also includes detailed analyses of the competitive landscape of the market growth and forecasting and information about 20 market companies, including:

  • Accepta Ltd.
  • Ashland Inc.
  • ATAMAN Kimya AS
  • Atish Chemicals
  • CPS Performance Materials Corp.
  • Envichem Speciality Chemicals and Polymers Pvt. Ltd.
  • Kemira Oyj
  • NR Chemicals Corp.
  • Ocean Chemicals
  • Raybon Chemicals and Allied Products
  • Shandong Luyue Chemical Industry Co. Ltd.
  • The SNF Group
  • TRIGON Chemie GmbH
  • Vertex Chem Pvt. Ltd.
  • Zhangjiagang Kaibaolai Environmental Protection Technology Co. Ltd.
  • Zhejiang Xinhaitian Bio Technology Co. Ltd.

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Research Analysis Overview

The PolyDADMAC market is a dynamic and diverse industry that caters to various sectors including Mining, Oilfields, Cosmetics, Medical, Pulp & Paper, Water Purification, and more. In the Oilfields segment, PolyDADMAC (Diallyl Dimethyl Ammonium Chloride) is used as a mineral flocculant for impurity removal during crude oil production. In the Water Purification sector, it is employed as a coagulant for wastewater and sewage treatment, aiding in the removal of suspended solids, heavy metals, and other impurities. Chemical coagulants like Alum and ACH (Aluminum Chloride Hexahydrate) have traditionally been used in water treatment. However, the use of PolyDADMAC as a metallic coagulant alternative offers advantages such as higher charge density and molecular weight, enabling better flocculation and filtration applications. PolyDADMAC is also used in the Pulp & Paper industry for pulp clarification, and in the Cosmetics industry for producing powders and beads. Its liquid form is utilized in the Medical sector for water purification, ensuring safe water for various applications. In the segment analysis of the PolyDADMAC market, the Water Purification segment is projected to grow significantly due to the increasing demand for safe water in municipalities and industrial processes. Organic polymers are also gaining popularity as alternative coagulants in water treatment, offering benefits such as lower dosage requirements and improved efficiency.

Market Research Overview

The PolyDADMAC market is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period due to the increasing demand for water treatment in various industries such as Pulp & Paper, Mining, Oilfields, Cosmetics, Medical, and Water Purification. In the Pulp industry, PolyDADMAC is used for humus and organics removal in the papermaking process, preventing discoloring and flocculating in short circulation, coated broke, and mechanical pulp. In water treatment, it acts as a neutralizing and conditioning agent for impurity removal in waste water and sewage. The Middle East & Africa region is projected to witness a high growth rate in the PolyDADMAC market due to the increasing water pollution and the rising prevalence of water-borne diseases. Algae blooms are a major concern in water bodies, leading to the use of PolyDADMAC for water clarification and filtration applications. PolyDADMAC is available in various forms such as powder, bead, and liquid. It is used as a coagulant and flocculant in the removal of impurities from water. In the pulp industry, it is used as a replacement for traditional metallic coagulants like alum and ACH. Its high charge density and molecular weight make it an effective flocculant for large-sized particles. The use of PolyDADMAC in the pulp industry, crude oil industry, and water purification industries is expected to drive the market growth. However, the high costs associated with its production and dewatering retention may hinder the market growth. The market is segmented based on application, form, and end-use industry. The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of X% during the forecast period.


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