Polycarbonate Production Cost Analysis 2019

Polycarbonate is a transparent, amorphous thermoplastic with a structure that allows for high impact resistance and thus, is useful when transparency is a product requirement, for e.g. in bullet-proof glass. Because of its properties, polycarbonate is the leading plastic material for various applications that demand high functioning temperatures and safety features. It acts as a lighter alternative to glass and therefore, is often used in eyewear.

Procurement Resource provides an in-depth cost analysis of Polycarbonate production. The report incorporates the manufacturing process with detailed process and material flow, capital investment, operating costs along with financial expenses and depreciation charges. The study is based on the latest prices and other economic data available. We also offer additional analysis of the report with detailed breakdown of all cost components (Capital Investment Details, Production Cost Details, Economics for another Plant Location, Dynamic Cost Model).


Polycarbonate Production from Bisphenol A (BPA or Bis-A) and Carbonyl Chloride via Condensation Polymerisation.

Polycarbonate Production from Bisphenol A (BPA or Bis-A) and Diphenyl Carbonate (DPC)

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