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Engineering Resins, Polymer Alloys and Blends: Global Markets

Engineering Resins, Polymer Alloys and Blends: Global Markets

The global engineering resin and polymer alloy/blend market reached 26.3 billion pounds in 2016. The market should reach over 27.9 billion pounds by 2017 and nearly 36.9 billion pounds in 2022, with a compound annual growth rate(CAGR) of 5.7%.

Report includes
An overview of the global market for engineering resins, along with polymer alloys and blends
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2016, estimates for 2017, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2022
Segmentation of resins into a wide variety of applications as well as selected commodity thermoplastics and thermosets
Discussion of the major materials involved in terms of plant capacities, markets by application, new technologies and products, and rationales for anticipated growth
Coverage of key applications, including automotive segmented by under-the-hood, external and interior products; electrical/electronic markets; medical devices/products; building/construction materials; appliances; electronic enclosures; plastic rigid food packaging; and several key smaller markets such as optical lenses and aviation products


Report Scope
In this report, engineering resins include traditional varieties such as polyamides, polycarbonates, polyacetals, (reinforced) polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and polybutylene terephthalate (PBT); along with alloys/blends such as polycarbonate-ABS (PC/ABS), polyphenylene oxide/high-impact polystyrene (PPO-HIPS), polyphenylene oxide/polyamides (PPO/polyamide) and polycarbonate-PBT (PC/PBT). Higher-performance engineering resins covered include polysulfones, poly(phenylene-sulfide) (PPS), polyketones and liquid crystal polymers.

The key applications covered include the automotive market segmented by under-the-hood, external and interior products; electronic/electrical markets; medical devices and products; building and construction materials; appliances; plastic rigid food packaging; and several key smaller markets, including optical lenses and aviation products.

Chapter 1 Introduction
Introduction
Study Goals and Objectives
Reasons for Doing the Study
Scope of Report
Methodology
Intended Audience
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Engineering Resins
Engineering Resins
Definitions
Background
Performance and Technical Aspects
Processing
Testing
Engineering Resins by Type
Polyamides
Polycarbonates
Polycarbonate Sheet
Polyacetals
Thermoplastic Polyesters
Liquid Crystal Polymers
Polysulfones
Polyphenylene Sulfide
PEI/PAI
Polyketones
Polymer Alloys/Blends
Reinforced Engineered Thermoplastics
Engineering Resin and Polymer Alloy/Blend Market Summaries
Chapter 4 Market Breakdown by Region
Market Breakdown by Region
Chapter 5 Applications
Applications
Overview
Automotive
Under-The-Hood Segment
Auto Exteriors
Regulatory Aspects of Plastic Automotive Glazing
Automotive Interior Segment
Materials
Automotive Market Summary
Electronic/electrical Products
Printed Circuit Boards
Plastics in Electronic Components
Flexible Electronics
Applications
Rigid-Flex Circuits
Molded Electronic Components
Surface-Mount Technology
Encapsulated Electrical Components
Switches
Capacitors
Other Molded Electronic Components
Bobbins
Relays
Electronic Enclosures
Medical Devices
Polymers Used
Engineering Resin/Alloy-Blend Usage in Medical Applications
Clarity and Transparency
Sterilization Techniques
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Building and Construction Products
Engineering Resin Usage
Glazing
Plumbing and Hardware
Skylights
Lighting Products
PVC
Signs and Displays
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Appliances
Major Plastic Types Used in Appliances
Major Applications for Polymers in Appliances
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Rigid Food Packaging
Water Bottles
Aircraft
Performance Criteria
Aircraft Interiors
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Optical Lenses
Key Performance Parameters
Clear Plastics
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Toys
Use of Plastics in Toys
Clear Plastic Applications
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Miscellaneous Applications
Sports and Recreational Equipment
Lawn and Garden Equipment
Housewares
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Chapter 6 Engineered Resin Trade-Named Products
Engineered Resin Trade-Named Products
Chapter 7 Prices of Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends
Prices of Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends
Chapter 8 Company Profiles
Company Profiles
Appendix Acronyms
Acronyms
Lists of Tables and Figures
About BCC Research
About BCC Research
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