Global Aerosol Trends, innovations, regulatory challenges and collaborations
The size of the global aerosol market was estimated
at $68.76 billion in 2015 and is expected to witness
substantial growth over the next nine years
due to increasing penetration in application
industries including household, food & beverage
and automotive, according to market research firm Grand View
The global aerosol propellant market was $7.26 billion in 2015
and is expected to expand over the next nine years due to the
development of propellant formulations with improved product
dispensing capabilities. In addition, increasing technological
developments of propellant combinations is expected to drive
Growing urbanization coupled with growing infrastructural
development, primarily in UAE, India and China, is expected
to drive the demand for paint, automotive, medical and food
aerosols, leading to the growth of the aerosol propellant market.
The demand for Dimethyl ether (DME)-based blends is also
expected to increase.
The demand for aerosol propellant gases such as nitrous
oxide and carbon dioxide is expected to witness high growth
on account of low environmental damage coupled with higher
According to Hexa Research, the global aerosol propellants
market size is projected to reach $11 billion by 2024. The development
of high-quality propellant formulations with enhanced
product dispensing capacities may drive this industry during the
forecast period (2016–2024). Widespread adoption of various
aerosol-based personal care and household products—mainly
observed in developing countries such as India and Thailand—
could also positively influence the market. Moreover, rising
technological developments resulting in the production of superior
propellant combinations may stimulate market demand.
Growth of the aerosol propellant market depends greatly on
the availability and cost of raw materials, such as crude oil and
A new report from ASDReports, Aerosol Packaging Market Report
2017–2027, indicates that the aerosol container market will see
over $3.1 billion in revenue in 2017.
The global metal aerosol can market size is expected to reach
$3.81 billion by 2024 (up from $2.82 billion in 2015), according
to a new report by Grand View Research. Growing demand
B’laster Expands into Canada & Mexico
The B’laster Corp., manufacturer of professional-grade penetrants, lubricants, rust inhibitors and
a full line of specialty formulas for professionals and consumers in the U.S., has recently expanded
into Canada by adding to its retail presence there and entering the country’s industrial market for
the first time.
B’laster’s flagship product, the Original PB B’laster Penetrant, is now available in the more than
180 The Home Depot stores across Canada. The company also expanded the lineup of its products
available at Canadian Tire to include B’laster Pro-Grade PB-50 Multi-Purpose Lubricant, B’laster
Advanced Dry Lube with Teflon and B’laster Long-Lasting Chain & Cable Lubricant
Complementary to these developments in the retail market, B’laster launched its products into
Canada’s industrial market for the first time, with Wajax as the company’s exclusive industrial distributor
in the country.
Down Mexico way…
B’laster is also making two of its most popular products available in Mexico, where consumers can
now purchase Original PB B’laster Penetrant and B’laster Pro-Grade PB-50 Multi-Purpose Lubricant
at their local AutoZone store.
“We’re thrilled to be offering our professional-grade products in Mexico with our exclusive Latin
American launch partner, AutoZone Mexico,” said Randy Pindor, B’laster Executive VP, Sales &
“In addition to helping us make progress on our strategic goal of international expansion, this
launch is also a welcome opportunity to build on our strong relationship with AutoZone in the U.S…
This is an exciting step for the company, and we look forward to additional opportunities for growth
in Mexico and throughout the Latin American region.”
All B’laster products are made in the U.S. and will ship to Mexico and Canada from the company’s
warehouse in Medina, OH.
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B’laster’s flagship product, the Original
PB B’laster Penetrant, is now available
in Mexico and Canada. Note the labels
in Spanish and French. Cans for the products
are from DS Containers. The cap is
from Cobra Plastics and the valve/actuator
is from Summit Packaging Systems.