Ionic Liquids Market Size, Share Worth $77.62 Million by 2028

21 Mar 2022

Global Ionic Liquids Market: Global Size, Trends, Competitive, Historical & Forecast Analysis, 2021-2027. Growing environmental focus on green chemistry, increasing use of ionic liquids as industrial solvents and rising research and development activities for the development of pharmaceutical products are some of the major factors driving factors for the growth of Global Ionic Liquids Market.

Global Ionic Liquid Market is valued at USD 42.2 Million in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 77.62 Million by 2028 with a CAGR of 9.1% over the forecast period.

Scope of Global Ionic Liquids Market Report:

What are Ionic Liquids ?

Ionic liquids are the salts in the liquid structure. Different names given to ionic liquid are ionic glasses, fused salts, liquid salts, fluid electrolytes, ionic fluids, and ionic melts. These fluids are generally comprised of particles like anions or cations when contrasted with water which comprises of electrically neutral atoms. These fluids have a temperature under 100 °C and are hence called room-temperature ionic fluids. Imidazolium, halogen, quaternary ammonium, triflate are some of the ionic fluids.

Ionic liquids are salts in which particles are orchestrated in an incorrectly planned way. The rising demand for these items can be ascribed to the presence of free radicals. Ionic fluids are significantly utilized as solvents. They have properties like low vapor pressure, thermal stability, electrical conductivity, and resistance to oxidation.

Ionic fluids are thermally steady at temperatures higher than the traditional molecular solvents. The process enhancements accomplished in the chemical manufacturing because of the use of ionic fluids is required to help market interest.

During the COVID-19 pandemic due to the uncertainty in global economy, chemical industry has also faced disruptions in supply chain & demand requirements and low productivity. On-field developments are a necessity in chemical industries like chemical synthesis or research work which has been interrupted by social distancing norms during lockdown period. In order to sustain in COVID-19 pandemic, the chemical industries need to accept the safety precautions for their workforce to meet the demands continuously. The aquatic toxicity associated to ionic liquid and stopped the progress of in industrial production due to outbreak of coronavirus.   

Global Ionic Liquids Market Segmentation:

Global ionic liquids market report is segmented on the basis of product, application, and region & country level. Based upon product, the ionic liquids market is classified as Ammonium, Imidazolium, Phosphonium, Pyridinium, Pyrrolidinium and Others (sulfonium, etc.). On the basis of ionic liquids applications, market is divided as solvents & catalysts, batteries & electrochemistry, process & operating fluids, plastics and bio-refineries.

By Type:







By Application:

Solvents & catalysts

Batteries & electrochemistry

Process & operating fluids



The regions covered in this global ionic liquids market report are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. On the basis of country level, the market of ionic liquids is sub divided into U.S., Mexico, Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Italy, China, Japan, India, South East Asia, Middle East Asia, Africa, etc.

Key Players for Global Ionic Liquid Manufacturers:

Some major key players for global ionic liquids market are Basionics, Merck Chemicals, Sigma-Aldrich, Solvent Innovations GmbH, NanoTechLabs Inc., TCI America, Proionic, SolaronixSA, Solvionic and others.

Growing Environmental Focus on Green Chemistry, Increasing Use of Ionic Liquids as Industrial Solvents and Rising Research and Development Activities for the Development of Pharmaceutical Products are Driving The Market Growth

One of the major factors drive the growth of global ionic liquids market is growing environmental focus on green chemistry. Ionic liquids, as green solvents have been concentrated broadly now a day because of their attractive properties like minor vapour pressure, high thermal stability, high ionic conductivity, large liquid range, huge electrochemical window, and capacity to solvate mixtures of broadly changing polarity. Using ionic liquids is one of the objectives of green chemistry since they make a cleaner and more maintainable chemistry and is getting growing demand as environmental friendly solvents for some catalytic and synthetic processes.

For instance; the National Institute of Standards and Technology has distributed an online database enumerating the physical properties of ionic fluid solvents. Solvents, which are described by salts that dissolve under the boiling point of water, are drawing in incredible interest from substance engineers and other "green" industrial development creators.

In addition, increasing use of ionic liquids as industrial solvents is also fostering the market growth. Ionic liquids turned into the preference of solvents because of their benefits like low melting points, high thermal stability, and a low combustibility attributable to their high thermal stability at ambient temperature. These properties can expand the security of high temperature solvent applications.

Also, as ionic liquids comprise only of particles, they additionally have higher thermal and electrical conductivities in contrast with normal laboratory solvents, just as bigger electrochemical windows.

Furthermore, rising research and development activities for the development of pharmaceutical products are also supplementing the market growth. The pharmaceutical usage of ionic liquids is perhaps the most relevant applications of solvents, with influence on the security and adequacy of the elaborate cycles and with benefits in terms of pharmaceutical formulations and pharmacological activity.

However, high cost of the raw materials used in ionic liquids and complexity involved in its manufacturing process may hamper the market growth. In spite of that, increasing application of ionic liquid in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry can provide various opportunities for the further growth of the global ionic liquids market.

Asia Pacific region is Expected to Witness a Fastest Growth in the Global Ionic Liquids Market

Asia Pacific region is expected to witness a fastest growth in the global ionic liquids market within the forecast period due to the increasing consumption of electronic products and rapid urbanization. China has been the largest contributor in the field of ionic liquids market.

For instance; the Institute of Process Engineering (IPE) in China has attracted the world in ionic liquids development and global leaders believe that institute has potential to commercialize on bigger scale.

North America is expected to capture the significant share of the global ionic liquids market owing to the presence of key companies and strict government regulations to minimize the volatile organic compound emission in this region.

For instance; in August 2019, the Chemours Company declared the acquisition of Southern Ionic Minerals which would give Chemours adaptability and versatility in its tasks.

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada


  • Germany
  • France
  • U.K.
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Netherland
  • Turkey
  • Switzerland
  • Belgium
  • Rest of Europe


  • South Korea
  • Japan
  • China
  • India
  • Australia
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Thailand
  • Indonesia
  • Rest Of APAC

Latin America

  • Mexico
  • Colombia
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Peru
  • Rest of South America

Middle East and Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Egypt
  • South Africa
  • Rest Of MEA

Key Benefits for Global Ionic Liquids Market Report–

  • Global Ionic Liquids Market report covers in-depth historical and forecast analysis.
  • Global Ionic Liquids Market research report provides detail information about Market Introduction, Market Summary, Global market Revenue (Revenue USD), Market Drivers, Market Restraints, Market Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, Regional and Country Level.
  • Global Ionic Liquids Market report helps to identify opportunities in marketplace.
  • Global Ionic Liquids Market report covers extensive analysis of emerging trends and competitive landscape.

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