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Electronic Chemicals and Materials: The Global Market

Electronic Chemicals and Materials: The Global Market

The global electronic chemicals and materials market was nearly $22.0 billion in 2014. The market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.9% from $22.9 billion in 2015 to $30.5 billion by 2020.

This report provides:
An overview of the global markets for electronic chemicals and materials, covering the entire range of chemicals and materials that are used in the fabrication of ICs and PCBs.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2014, estimates for 2015, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2020.
Discussion of major applications in which electronic chemicals and materials are used, such as semiconductors and LCD display fabrication.
Technology trends and market drivers.
Identification of products and manufacturers.
Electronic chemical and material manufacturer market shares
Comprehensive company profiles of major players.
Key patents and patent analyses.


SCOPE AND FORMAT

The report addresses the global market for electronic chemicals and materials during the period from 2014 through 2020. It covers the entire range of chemicals and materials that are used in the fabrication of integrated circuits and PCBs, including:
Wafers.
Chemical mechanical planarization slurries.
Gases.
Polymers, including conductive polymers.
Photoresist chemicals.
Wet chemicals and solvents.
Others, including metals and miscellaneous chemicals.

The report format includes the following major elements:
Executive summary.
Technology trends.
Products and manufacturers.
Key patents and patent analysis.
Major applications in which electronic chemicals and materials are used (e.g., semiconductor, liquid crystal display fabrication).
Market drivers.
Global trends in the market for electronic chemicals and materials by technology, product type, application and geographical region for the time period 2014 to 2020.
Electronic chemical and material manufacturer market shares.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
STUDY BACKGROUND
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
INTENDED AUDIENCE
METHODOLOGY
SCOPE AND FORMAT
ANALYSTS' CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, 2014-2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
SEMICONDUCTOR APPLICATIONS
PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD APPLICATIONS
ELECTRONIC MATERIALS
WAFERS
CHEMICAL MECHANICAL PLANARIZATION SLURRIES
ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS
ELECTRONIC GASES
Bulk Gases
Argon
Carbon Dioxide
Chlorine
Helium
Hydrogen
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Specialty Gases
Boron Trichloride
Chlorine Trifluoride
Hydrogen Bromide
Nitrogen Trifluoride
Silicon Precursor Gases
Sulfur Hexafluoride
Reactant Gases
Ammonia
Nitrous Oxide
Dopant Gases
Arsine
Diborane
Phosphine
Miscellaneous Gases
POLYMERS INCLUDING CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS
Polyacetylenes
Polyaniline
Polyethylene Dioxythiophene
Polypyrrole
PHOTORESIST CHEMICALS
Negative Photoresists
Positive Photoresists
I-line and G-line Photoresists
Deep Ultraviolet Photoresists
Immersion Photoresists
Next-Generation Photoresists
EUV Photoresists
Electron Beam Photoresists
Extreme Ultraviolet Photoresists
Other Advanced Photoresists
WET CHEMICALS AND SOLVENTS
Acetic Acid
Hydrochloric Acid
Hydrofluoric Acid
Hydrogen Peroxide
Isopropyl Alcohol
Methanol
Methyl Chloroform
Nitric Acid
Perfluorocarbons
Perfluorooctyl Sulfonates/Perfluoroalkyl Sulfonates
Phosphoric Acid
Sulfuric Acid
Solvents
METALS
Cadmium
Copper
Gallium
Mercury
Selenium
Silicon
Silver
Yttrium
MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICALS
ALUMINUM GALLIUM ARSENIDE
BARIUM TITANATE
CHROMIUM DIOXIDE
GALLIUM ANTIMONIDE
GALLIUM PHOSPHIDE
HYDROXYLAMINE
INDIUM GALLIUM PHOSPHIDE
PERFLUOROBUTADIENE
POLYCRYSTALLINE SILICON OR POLYSILICON
TUNGSTEN HEXAFLUORIDE
SUMMARY OF CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN ELECTRONICS
TABLE 1 SUMMARY OF IMPORTANT ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS WITH THEIR APPLICATIONS
TABLE 2 SUMMARY OF IMPORTANT ELECTRONIC MATERIALS WITH THEIR APPLICATIONS
PURITY REQUIREMENTS OF ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS
HISTORICAL TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS IN THE ELECTRONIC CHEMICAL
INDUSTRY
TIMELINE
TABLE 3 HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENTS IN THE ELECTRONIC CHEMICAL
INDUSTRY
CURRENT STATUS OF THE ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY
CHAPTER 4 TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW
IMPORTANT OPERATIONS IN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING
BLANK WAFER PRODUCTION
Discrete Epitaxial Silicon Wafers
Metal-Oxide Semiconductor Epitaxial Silicon Wafers
Wafer Processing
Shaping
Etching
Other Operations
PROCESSES FOR SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION
Oxidation
Coating Application
Etching
Decapsulation
Wet Etching
Dry Etching
Photoresist Stripping
Doping
Chemical Mechanical Planarization
Oxide Planarization
Polysilicon Planarization
Metal Planarization
Removal of Oxides and Moisture
Multilayer Pressing
ASSEMBLY AND PACKAGING
CHEMICALS USED IN THE PROCESSING OPERATION
TABLE 4 CHEMICALS USED IN SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION
PROCESSES
PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD MANUFACTURING
PROCESS OUTLINE
CHAPTER 5 OVERVIEW OF THE ELECTRONICS COMPONENT MARKET
ELECTRONICS COMPONENT INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
TABLE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTORS AND PCBS BY END-USER SECTOR, THROUGH 2020 ($ BILLIONS)
STATUS OF THE SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY
TABLE 6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTORS, 2000-2020 ($ ILLIONS)
FIGURE 1 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTORS, 2000-2020 ($ BILLIONS)
TABLE 7 RANKING OF GLOBAL COMPANIES IN THE SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY
REGIONAL MARKETS
TABLE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTORS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ BILLIONS)
Asia-Pacific
TABLE 9 ASIA-PACIFIC (EXCEPT JAPAN) MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTORS, THROUGH 2020 ($ BILLIONS)
FIGURE 2 ASIA-PACIFIC (EXCEPT JAPAN) MARKET SHARE FOR SEMICONDUCTORS, 2014 (%)
Japan
Europe
North America
INDIVIDUAL END-USER MARKET SECTORS
TABLE 10 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTORS BY END-USER SECTOR, THROUGH 2020 ($ BILLIONS)
FIGURE 3 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR SEMICONDUCTORS BY END-USE SECTOR, 2014 (%)
Applications
Communications Market
Computer Market
Consumer Products Market
Automotive Market
Industrial/Office Market
Medical Market
Military/Aerospace Market
STATUS OF PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD INDUSTRY
TABLE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY END-USER SECTOR, THROUGH 2020 ($ BILLIONS)
FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY END-USER SECTOR, 2014 (%)
INDUSTRY TRENDS
REGIONAL SHARES OF THE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD MARKET
TABLE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ BILLIONS)
FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY REGION, 2014 (%)
Asia-Pacific
Japan
North America
Europe
CHAPTER 6 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICAL AND MATERIALS MARKETS
TABLE 13 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
REGIONAL MARKETS
TABLE 14 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET SHARE BY REGION, 2014 (%)
THE WAFER MARKET
TABLE 15 GLOBAL WAFER MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF RODUCT,
THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 7 GLOBAL WAFER MARKET SHARE IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, 2014 (%)
TABLE 16 GLOBAL WAFER MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
SILICON WAFERS
TABLE 17 GLOBAL SILICON WAFER MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL SILICON WAFER MARKET SHARE IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, 2014 (%)
GALLIUM ARSENIDE WAFERS
TABLE 18 GLOBAL GALLIUM ARSENIDE WAFER MARKET IN ELECTRONICS, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHEMICAL MECHANICAL PLANARIZATION SLURRIES
TABLE 19 GROWTH IN THE USE OF CMP SLURRIES IN SEMICONDUCTOR WAFER PRODUCTION, 1996-2014 (PERCENTAGE OF WAFER
USING CMP)
TABLE 20 GLOBAL CMP SLURRIES MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 9 GLOBAL CMP SLURRIES MARKET SHARES IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE, 2014 (%)
TABLE 21 GLOBAL CMP SLURRIES MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
ELECTRONIC GASES
TABLE 22 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC GASES MARKET BY TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC GASES MARKET SHARE BY TYPE, 2014 (%)
TABLE 23 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC GASES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
SPECIALTY GASES
BULK GASES
REACTANT GASES
MISCELLANEOUS GASES INCLUDING DOPANT GASES
POLYMERS, INCLUDING CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS
TABLE 24 GLOBAL POLYMERS (INCLUDING CONDUCTIVE POLYMER) MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 11 GLOBAL POLYMERS (INCLUDING CONDUCTIVE POLYMER) MARKET SHARE IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE, 2014 (%)
TABLE 25 GLOBAL POLYMERS (INCLUDING CONDUCTIVE POLYMER) MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
PHOTORESIST CHEMICALS
TABLE 26 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC PHOTORESIST CHEMICAL MARKET BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC PHOTORESIST CHEMICAL MARKET SHARE BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, 2014 (%)
TABLE 27 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC PHOTORESIST CHEMICAL MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
WET CHEMICALS AND SOLVENTS
TABLE 28 GLOBAL WET CHEMICALS AND SOLVENTS MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 GLOBAL WET CHEMICALS AND SOLVENTS MARKET SHARE IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, 2014 (%)
TABLE 29 GLOBAL WET CHEMICALS AND SOLVENTS MARKET IN ELECTRONICS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
OTHERS, INCLUDING METALS AND MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICALS
TABLE 30 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHERS, INCLUDING METALS AND MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICALS IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 14 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR OTHERS, INCLUDING METALS AND MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICALS IN ELECTRONICS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, 2014 (%)
TABLE 31 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHERS, INCLUDING METALS AND MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICALS IN ELECTRONICS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 7 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET BY COMPONENT
TABLE 32 GLOBAL ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS MARKET BY COMPONENT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
SEMICONDUCTORS
TABLE 33 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN SEMICONDUCTORS BY END-USER SECTOR, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 15 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN SEMICONDUCTORS BY END-USER SECTOR, 2014 (%)
REGIONAL MARKET
TABLE 34 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN SEMICONDUCTORS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET BY TYPE OF PRODUCT
TABLE 35 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN SEMICONDUCTORS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
Wafers
CMP Slurries
Photoresist Chemicals
Wet Chemicals and Solvents
Polymers, Including Conductive Polymers
PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS
TABLE 36 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY END-USER SECTOR, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY END-USER SECTOR, 2014 (%)
REGIONAL MARKET
TABLE 37 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY REGION, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET BY TYPE OF PRODUCT
TABLE 38 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS USED IN PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS BY TYPE OF PRODUCT, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 8 NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN ELECTRONIC
CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS
NANOMATERIALS FOR ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS
NANOPARTICLE APPLICATIONS
Chemical Mechanical Planarization Compounds
Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors
Electronic Inks
Light-Emitting Diodes
Flat-Panel Displays
Graphene Interconnections
Thermal Management Materials
HOLLOW NANOPARTICLES APPLICATIONS
Nanosensors
Semiconductors
Electronic Inks
Displays
Computer Memory
Ultracapacitors
NANOSCALE THIN FILM APPLICATIONS
Displays
Solid-State Lighting
Hard Disk Media and Heads
Low-K Dielectric Coatings
Electroconductive Coatings
Transparent Electrodes
Graphene Ultracapacitors
THERMAL SPREADERS
NANOCOMPOSITE APPLICATIONS
Electrostatic Discharge Dissipation
Electronics Shielding
MARKETS
TABLE 39 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NANOMATERIALS USED IN ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 40 NANOMATERIALS AS A PERCENTAGE OF ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS CONSUMED GLOBALLY, THROUGH 2020 ($ MILLIONS/%)
CHAPTER 9 REGULATIONS
UNITED STATES
EUROPEAN UNION
ASIA
TOXIC AND HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS USED IN THE ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY
TABLE 41 ELECTRONIC GAS APPLICATIONS AND CLIMATE IMPACT
FLUORINATED COMPOUNDS
Perfluorooctyl Sulfonates/Perfluoroalkyl Sulfonates
Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers
LEAD
WASTE ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
CHAPTER 10 INDUSTRY TRENDS
INDUSTRY COOPERATION/OWNERSHIP CHANGES
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
NEW INVESTMENTS AND EXPANSIONS
SHORTER DEVELOPMENT CYCLES
CHAPTER 11 MARKET SHARES AND PROFILES OF MAJOR PLAYERS
MARKET SHARES OF MAJOR PLAYERS
TABLE 42 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF MAJOR PLAYERS IN THE ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS INDUSTRY, 2014 (%)
FIGURE 17 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF MAJOR PLAYERS IN THE ELECTRONIC CHEMICALS AND MATERIALS INDUSTRY, 2014 (%)
COMPANY PROFILES
AIR LIQUIDE
AIR PRODUCTS AND CHEMICALS INC.
BASF
CABOT MICROELECTRONICS
HITACHI CHEMICAL CO. LTD.
JSR CORP.
KANTO CHEMICAL CO. INC.
MERCK KGAA
ROHM AND HAAS
SHIN-ETSU HANDOTAI
SHOWA DENKO
SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO. LTD.
SUMCO CORP.
SUNEDISON SEMICONDUCTOR
TOKYO OHKA KOGYO
WACKER CHEMIE AG
OTHER PLAYERS
DIC Corp.
Dongwoo Fine Chemicals Co. Ltd.
Dongjin Semichem
DuPont Electronic Technologies
FMC Industrial Chemicals
Forge Europa Ltd.
General Chemical Corp.
Honeywell Specialty Materials LLC
IBM Corp.
MacDermid Inc.
Matheson Tri-Gas Inc.
Nantero Inc.
Praxair Inc.
RD Chemical
Solvay S.A
Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corp.
Unidym
CHAPTER 12 APPENDIX A: PATENTS
COMPOSITIONS
CMP COMPOSITION OF BORON SURFACE-MODIFIED ABRASIVE AND NITRO-SUBSTITUTED SULFONIC ACID AND METHOD OF USE
COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR COPPER CHEMICAL MECHANICAL
PLANARIZATION
COMPOSITION AND ASSOCIATED METHODS FOR CHEMICAL MECHANICAL
PLANARIZATION HAVING HIGH SELECTIVITY FOR METAL REMOVAL
COMPOSITIONS AND PROCESSES FOR IMMERSION LITHOGRAPHY
PHOTORESIST COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING ACETALS AND KETALS AS SOLVENTS
APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
SUPERCRITICAL CARBON DIOXIDE-BASED CLEANING OF METAL LINES
COATING MATERIAL FOR FORMING TRANSPARENT AND CONDUCTIVE FILM
HIGH PH SLURRY FOR CHEMICAL MECHANICAL POLISHING OF COPPER
REACTIVE MESOGENIC BENZODITHIOPHENES
PROCESS TECHNOLOGY
PROCESS FOR PRODUCING PHOTORESIST POLYMERIC COMPOUNDS
PROCESS FOR PRODUCING POLYIMIDE
PROCESS FOR PRODUCING POLYMER COMPOUNDS
SUMMARY FIGURE
METHOD FOR PRODUCING HIGH-PURITY SULFURIC ACID
SEMICONDUCTOR NANOPARTICLES COATED WITH ELECTROACTIVE
POLYMERS
METHOD FOR THE PREPARATION OF A SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE
CHAPTER 13 ABBREVIATIONS

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