The opening of a new facility in Mumbai, India, dedicated to developing integrated, end-toend workflow solutions for supporting diversified end markets---including pharma, biopharma,and food testing. The Agilent CoE in Mumbai is a state-of-the-art laboratory established with the purpose ofmeeting the increasing demand for next generation lean laboratories, delivering higher productivity, more efficiency, and providing higher-quality data. This new CoE will also enable a strong, local touch point Read More
There was a point of time when smart coatings were considered as novelties with minimal likelihood of commercialization. One decade later, there are numerous smart coatings that have found use on a daily basis into different sectors like construction, automotive and consumer electronics. With the advances in technology, there are still a number of smart coatings which might not be the best for practical use but there are many being introduced into the consumer markets and they have the potentia Read More
Protective substances that are used to inhibit the growth of bacteria are known as biocides and they include fungi. They come in different forms like halogen, organic acids and metallic compounds. They play an integral role in the water treatment, paint and oatings, food and beverage industry and wood preservation. It is estimated that the growth in water and waste water treatment applications will be driving the biocides market through 2022. It is expected that the market will be valued over US Read More
Specialty chemicals are a group of rapid growth chemicals that cater to different market sectors. The growth rate of these products are about one to three times the GDP. They are also known as fine chemicals and are thought of as highly innovative. While some chemicals are produced in bulk, there are many others which are customized. The chemistry of producing the products requires a high value of flexibility. Specialty chemicals are more expensive and generate more waste. Read More
India is the largest provider of generic drugs in the world. The sector supplies more than 50 percent of the global demand for a number of vaccines and 40 percent of the generic demand in the US and 25 percent of the total medicines in the UK. The country enjoys an important position in the global pharmaceutical industry. Read More
The global coatings industry has experienced tremendous growth in the last few years. Decorative coating are leading the way in terms of global growth followed by industrial coatings and automotive coatings.The global coatings market will surpass $167 billion by 2022 due to increasing urbanization and industrialization. Additionally, the robust development in the automotive and infrastructure sector is boosting demand for coatings. Read More
The Indian agrochemical industry plays a significant role in the growth of the economy. The industry was expected to be at $4.4 billion in 2015 and will reach $6.3 billion by the end of 2020. It is growing at the rate of 7.5 percent annually and the exports are growing at the rate of 9%. The domestic demand in the country is growing at 6.5 percent per annum. Read More
The dyeing and printing industry has gained prominence across the globe. The industries are vital for the world economy and provide employment to millions of men and women across the countries. The industry is on continual institutional changes due to competition and globalization. The Government has devised measures to facilitate the growth of the industry at 18% per annum. It will also take efforts to address the labor force and create new infrastructure in addition to strengthening the existi Read More
Perfumes and fragrances have been used by people for many years. Indians have a strong connection with perfumes and oleochemicals. Oleochemical is basically a chemical compound that is derived from an animal or vegetable oil. They are widely used in personal care industries as a major intermediate. In olden days, the perfume oil was extracted from flora like rose, lemon, lilac, lily, orange, pine, etc. These extracts were steeped in oils to form a perfume. France is a hub for premium perfumes Read More
India’s pharmaceutical and chemical industry holds a pivotal position in the global industry. The pharmaceutical industry is poised to exceed $55 billion by the end of 2020. Indian companies are striving to diversify in order to strengthen their portfolio. Companies are heavily investing in research and development and building capacity to manufacture biosimilars. The future of both the industries in the global market looks bright but there is a lot of work to be done across multiple fronts. Read More
Over the past decade, Chemspec India has continued to develop and reinforce itself as the must-attend networking platform for both domestic and international buyers and sellers of Fine and Speciality Chemicals.
Chemspec India 2019 welcomed over 15,300 industry professionals to the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. Visitors from throughout India, Europe, China and the USA helped to make Chemspec India 2019 a truly upbeat networking occasion as they toured 336 exhibitor companies on-site and sat in on the range of technical conferences and seminars on offer.
Chemspec India 2020 takes place from 16-17 April 2020 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.
The Fine and Speciality Chemicals industry in India represents a $30billion market, which is growing at 10-12% annually – faster than the chemical sector as a whole. The industry not only serves the local market, but also the global one and is competitive in many areas, including China.