Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Dye and Pigment Manufacturing industry is a very small component of the UK chemical sector. Over the years, it has gradually declined in global and domestic importance, mostly due to the demise of the British textile industries. Because dyes and pigments are used in the textile industry, ink manufacturing and automotive industries, the Dye and Pigment Manufacturing industry's fortunes have been inextricably tied to the UK manufacturing sector. International developments are also important to the industry's performance, on account of the level of international trade within the industry. The importance of imports has increased over the past decade... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
While the industry does rely on specialised technical requirements and innovative technologies, these are not insurmountable barriers to entry, nor are the regulatory requirements governing the operating backdrop of the industry.
The relatively large number of small players operating in niche segments catering to just a few market sectors, despite a few large players accounting for a large portion of the industry, suggests that the barriers to entry for the industry are relatively low. In the textile chemicals and dye product segment in particular, the industry appears to be fragmented with few competitors offering a complete product portfolio. How.. purchase to read more