The petrochemicals market size was USD 371.9 billion in 2020. The market size is expected to rise from USD 582.4 billion in 2021 to USD 888.3 billion by 2028 at a CAGR of 6.2% during the forecast period. The global market is expected to rise during the projected period due to increasing environmental concerns by manufacturers in the market. Fortune Business Insights™ publishes this information in a report titled, "Petrochemicals Market, 2021-2028".
Petrochemicals are chemical substances made from oil, coal, and natural gases. These chemicals are majorly used in developing consumer products such as pesticides, shampoos, aspirin, detergents, gasoline, carpeting, and milk jugs. Products such as propylene, ethylene, benzene, and xylene are used in packaging, plastics, rubber, and electronics. Increasing demand for the product in automotive, medical, packaging, construction, and consumer goods sectors will likely boost the market.