There were 721 press releases posted in the last 24 hours and 173,198 in the last 365 days.

Global Waterborne Coatings Market Is Anticipated to Reach USD 106.34 Billion by 2027 : Fior Markets

Waterborne Coatings Market by Application (Industrial and Architectural), Resin Type (Polyester, Acrylic, Alkyd, Polyurethane, Epoxy, PTFE, PVDC, PVDF), Region, Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2020 to 2027

/EIN News/ -- NEWARK, N.J., June 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to the new report published by Fior Markets., the global waterborne coatings market is anticipated to grow from USD 74.21 billion in 2019 to USD 106.34 billion by 2027 at a CAGR of 4.6% during the forecast period 2020-2027.

The primary driver for market growth is the rising adoption by the end-user industry of green and eco-friendly coatings and growing strictness in environmental regulations. The increase in people's incomes and the high economic growth contribute to the growth of the automotive and construction industries. Factors such as non-flammable, odorless, long shelf life, non-toxic, are anticipated to fuel the growth of the market. The market is expected to be driven by the increasing spending on construction and restoration activities in emerging economies of Asia Pacific and Latin America.

Waterborne coating is a term used to describe any surface coating or finishing that utilizes water as a solvent to disperse the resin that is added to it to form the coating. Composition varies with small amounts of other solvents such as glycol ethers and can include as much as 80 per cent water. High water content makes waterborne coatings both friendly to the environment and easy to apply. Waterborne coatings use water instead of other solvents, to dissolve a resin. It has low levels of volatile organic compound (VOC) which makes it environmentally friendly and helpful in emission reduction. The different solvents which are used as binders in waterborne coatings include polyvinyl ethers, glycol ethers, polyacrylate, or polyurethane. The coatings exhibit outstanding heat and abrasion resistance.

Over the last decade, the building & construction coatings industry enjoyed a period of healthy innovation. Some of the key drivers were the conversion from oil-based to water-borne paints, reduction of VOCs, the emergence of paint-and-primer-in-one products, removal of chemicals of concern, the desire to provide improved film properties such as dirt pick-up resistance and early rain resistance, and the desire to provide easy-to-apply new looks. As urbanization is growing, demand for residential, commercial and industrial infrastructure is rising. This, in turn, propels demand from building & construction end-users for waterborne coatings. Moreover, the growth of the global waterborne coatings market is boosted by various factors such as the growth prospects in highly regulated regions, as well as government support. However, factors such as uneven enforcement may restrain market growth.


Key players operating in the global waterborne coatings market include Akzo Nobel N.V., Axalta Coating Systems, BASF SE, PPG Industries, Berger Paints, Sherwin Williams, and The Valspar Corporation among others. The major players are now focusing on introducing strategies such as embracing innovative technologies, product developments, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, collaborations, and partnerships to enhance their market position in the global waterborne coatings industry.

  • For instance, in December, 2018, Tikkurila launched a new waterborne fire-retardant laquer for wooden surfaces, Fontefire WF Clear. The product improves the beauty of treated surfaces and enables to use the coated wood in places such as hospitals and schools where the fire safety standards are the most stringent.
  • For instance, in June 2019, Jotun signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hyundai Heavy Industries of Korea (HHI) stating that Jotun's new marine paint will be used to reduce solvent emissions by 90%. The partnership will help HHI better equip and help comply with the environmental regulations that aim to reduce solvent emissions.

The architecture segment is expected to account for the highest growth rate during the forecast period.

Based on application, the market can be divided into industrial and architectural uses. The industrial segment is further divided into automotive, packaging, general, protective, marine, wood, coil, and others. The architectural segment is further divided into residential and non-residential uses. The architectural waterborne coatings are used for both decorative and protective purposes. For decorative purposes, the coatings are used indoors, window frames, wood flooring, sculptures etc. For preventive purposes, it is used for exterior paints. Therefore, the architecture segment is expected to account for the highest growth rate during the forecast period.

Browse full report with TOC at

The acrylic segment is expected to dominate the market share during the forecast period.

On the basis of the type of resin, the market can be divided into polyester, acrylic, alkyd, polyurethane, epoxy, Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), Polyvinylidene Chloride (PVDC), and Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF). The exceptional chemical and aesthetic properties have led to the widespread application of the acrylic coating driving the market growth. Therefore, the acrylic segment is expected to dominate the market share during the forecast period. The features of durability, flexibility, UV resistance, and colour retention has led to the high demand for the coating in construction, medical, automotive, and metal refinishing industries. 

Regional Segment Analysis of the Waterborne Coatings Market

  • Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Rest of the Europe)
  • North America (U.S. , Mexico, Canada)
  • Middle East and Africa (UAE, South Africa, Rest of MEA)
  • South America (Brazil and Rest of South America)
  • Asia-Pacific (China, Japan India, Rest of APAC)

Due to the strict regulatory requirements by the environmental agencies, and stringent safety and protection laws for employees prevalent in the Europe region, Europe is expected to dominate the market share during the forecast period. The growth of the automobile sector in the region and the use of green coatings in refinishing of automobile is also expected to contribute to market growth. Moreover, due to the rise in industrialization in the developing economies of China, India, Indonesia, and others, the Asia-Pacific region is expected to portray the highest growth rate in the forecast period.

Request for Customization:

About the report:

The global waterborne coatings market is analysed on the basis of value (USD billion). All the segments have been analyzed on global, regional and country basis. The study includes an analysis of more than 30 countries for each segment. The report offers in-depth analysis of driving factors, opportunities, restraints, and challenges for gaining the key insight of the market. The study includes porter’s five forces model, attractiveness analysis, raw material analysis, supply, demand analysis, competitor position grid analysis, distribution and marketing channels analysis.

For Instant Purchase:

Customization of the Report:

The report can be customized as per client requirements. For further queries, you can contact us on or +1-201-465-4211. Our executives will be pleased to understand your requirements and offer you the best-suited reports.

About Fior Markets

Fior Markets is a futuristic market intelligence company, helping customers flourish their business strategies and make better decisions using actionable intelligence. With transparent information pool, we meet clients’ objectives, commitments on high standard and targeting possible prospects for SWOT analysis and market research reports. Fior Markets deploys a wide range of regional and global market intelligence research reports including industries like technology, pharmaceutical, consumer goods, food and beverages, chemicals, media, materials and many others. Our Strategic Intelligence capabilities are purposely planned to boost your business extension and elucidate the vigor of diverse industry. We hold distinguished units of highly expert analysts and consultants according to their respective domains. The global market research reports we provide involve both qualitative and quantitative analysis of current market scenario as per the geographical regions segregated and comprehensive performance in different regions with global approach. In addition, our syndicated research reports offer a packaged guide to keep companies abreast of the upcoming major restyle in their domains. Fior Markets facilitates clients with research analysis that are customized to their exact requirements, specifications and challenges, whether it is comprehensive desk research, survey work, composition of multiple methods, in-detailed interviewing or competitive intelligence. Our research experts are experienced in matching the exact personnel and methodology to your business need.

Contact Us

Avinash D
Head of Business Development

To Read Top Industries Reports, Visit our Affiliated Website:

Related Reports

Nonwoven Fabrics Market -
Organic Acids Market -
Polyester POY (Partially Oriented Yarn) Market -
Translucent Concrete market -

Primary Logo