What strategies are companies adopting to manage raw material price hike and new demands for eco friendly coatings? Are the markets for eco friendly coatings mature enough for fresh investments to be funnelled in?
Jakarta, Indonesia (PRWEB) October 12, 2011
The Asia Pacific coatings industry has been facing declining margins with rising raw material costs due to global shortage of titanium dioxide. On the other hand, the industry also witnessed a spate of M&A’s and expansions driven by rising demand from Indonesian, Indian and Chinese markets. The industry also witnessed increasing demand for green coatings with low carbon footprint. The growth of construction, automotive, furniture markets have been key drivers of the Asian coatings markets.
What strategies are companies adopting to manage raw material price hike and new demands for eco friendly coatings? Are the markets for Eco-Friendly Coatings mature enough for fresh investments to be funnelled in? What are the new trends in end use segments that coatings industry needs to understand?
CMT’s “12th Asia Coatings Markets” conference on 2-3 November 2011 at Jakarta will address these crucial issues and present players’ viewpoints on carbon management strategies, prospects for environmental-friendly coatings, and latest innovations.
Key industry experts will discuss the dynamics of specific country markets such as Vietnam [TOA Paint], China, and India [Nippon Paint India] etc. While Frost & Sullivan, Indonesia, offers a comprehensive view of the macroeconomic trends influencing the paint industry in Indonesia, DuPont Titanium Technologies Asia Pacific will discuss the global shortage of titanium dioxide and strategies to adopt in current uncertain period.
Driven by regulatory and consumer pressures, the Asian coatings industry is coming under increasing pressure to offer green products. CMT’s “12th Asia Coatings Markets” seeks to update you on the latest trends in green coatings development, environmental legislation and incentives in the different markets.
Highlights include topics on carbon management strategies and design of green coatings [PT. ICI Paints Indonesia], the Indonesian decorative markets [PT Propan Raya ICC ] as well as new developments in smart coatings [ Akzo Nobel Paint South East Asia & Pacifics], wood coatings [ Sherwin-Williams (Shanghai) Ltd] and powder coatings markets [PT Jotun Powder Coatings Indonesia] . The latest developments in bio based raw material for coatings will also be addressed at this event.
All stakeholders ranging from additive supplier, paint & coating manufacturers, traders, to raw material producers, and consultants are expected at this Must-Attend event for the global paints and coatings industry!