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Ethyl Acetate Market Regional Outlook, Opportunity,
Segment and Key Trends 2017 – 2024: Global Market
Ethyl Acetate Market size may grow significantly over the forecast timeframe as it is
used as solvent in inks, oil based enamels and adhesives. It also finds application in
cosmetics, wine food & beverage and laboratory experiments.
It is organic in nature and known as ethyl ethanoate, acetic ester or acetic ether. It is
manufactured by Fischer ethanol esterification and acetic acid or ethanol
dehydrogenation Hydrogenation process is more economical and commonly accepted
process in chemical plant.
Ethyl acetate has wide application scope in nail products including nail polish
removers, nail polishes and base coats as efficient solvent. It possesses fruity odour
and acts as film forming agent in nail paint. It is also used in nail paint remover as it is
gentle on nail enamel and quickly removes nail paint. Frequent consumer visits in spa
and salon to maintain nails may contribute towards product demand. Rise in nail
products demand due to growing awareness regarding personal grooming mainly in
young generation may boost product demand in nail care applications.
Ethyl acetate is common two components solvents in column chromatography. It has
more than four polarities thereby used in difficult separations. Column
chromatography is used in wine industry to differentiate various wine types and to
study wine vintage. Global chromatography market was valued at over USD 7.05 billion
in 2016. Rise in wine consumption mainly in Germany and UK should favour ethyl
acetate market size.
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Coffee, tea leaves and coco are washed with ethyl acetate in decaffeination process to
reduce caffeine content. The U.S. and European market accounts for highest global
coffee consumption. Wide range of flavours, types, brewing style along with increase
in coffee outlets has propelled coffee demand. Decreasing soft drink popularity has