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Global Metal Casing Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014 – 2019)

Global Metal Casing Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014 – 2019)

Scope of the Report

The report titled “Global Metal Case Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-2019)” provides an in-depth analysis of global metal case market (smartphones, tablet, notebook and wearables) with detailed analysis of market sizing and growth, market share and economic impact of the industry. The report also assesses the key opportunities in the metal case market and outlines the factors that are and will be driving the growth of the industry. Growth of the overall metal case market has also been forecasted for the period 2015-19, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends. Further, key players of the industry like Casetek, Catcher, Hon Hai-Foxx Tech and BYDE are profiled and analyzed in the report.

Product Coverage
Smartphones
Notebook
Tablet
wearables

Company Coverage
Casetek
Catcher
Hon Hai-Foxx Tech
BYDE

Executive summary

Metal case is a feature being used in handy electronic devices, which includes majorly smartphones, notebook, notepad and wearable such as smart watch, Bluetooth and fitness tracker. Metal cases and covers for mobile phones come in different styles and designs, to suit various individual preferences and phones. Metal case is sharply trending into industry of smartphones, notebook, notepad and wearables. The growth of the metal case industry could be mainly attributed to the i-phone market as it accounts for the largest pie in the metal case smartphones segment.

Smartphones being the latest trend and metallic finish being much in demand, major brands have shifted to metal case smartphones. After Apple Inc, metal cases have been adopted by HTC, Sony and Blackberry. Due to increase in consumer buying capability and due to demand of smartphones with metallic finish and durability, major companies such as Samsung, Huawei, HTC and Sony have adopted the metal case in their smartphones and notebook. The metal case market is majorly driven by Apple Inc. that includes products such as i-phone and MacBook.


1. Executive summary
2. Metal Case Market: An Introduction
2.1 Type of metal used
2.2 Design
2.3 Screen Protection
2.4 Style and Color
2.6 Types of Cases
2.7 Metal case manufacturing Procedures
2.8 Advantages
2.9 Disadvantages
3. Global Metal Case Market: Sizing and Growth
3.1 Global Metal Case Market: 2009-2013
Figure 1: Global Metal Case Market-US$ Million-2009-2013
3.2 Global Metal Case Market Forecast: 2014-2019
Figure 2: Global Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2014-2019
4. Metal Case Market Analysis: By Application
4.1 Smartphones
4.1.1 Smartphones Sold To End Users Worldwide: 2009-2013
Figure 3: Number of Smartphones Sold to End Users Worldwide-Million Units: 2009-2013
4.1.2 Global Smartphone Metal Case Market: 2009-2013
Figure 4: Global Smartphone Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2009-2013
4.1.3 Global Smartphone Metal Case Market: 2014-2019
Figure 5: Global Smartphone Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2014-201
4.2 Tablets
4.2.1 Worldwide Tablet Shipments 2010-2014
Figure 6: Worldwide Tablet Shipments 2010-2014: Million Units
4.2.2 Global Tablet Metal Case Market: 2011-2013
Figure 7: Global Tablet Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2011-2013
4.2.3 Global Tablet Metal Case Market: 2014-2019
Figure 8: Global Tablet Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2014-2019
4.3 Notebook
4.3.1 Global unit shipments of notebooks: 2009-2014
Figure 9: Global Unit Shipments of Notebooks-Million Units: 2009-2014
4.3.2 Global Notebook Metal Case Market: 2011-2013
Figure 10: Global Notebook Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2011-2013
4.3.3 Global Notebook Metal Case Market: 2014-2019
Figure 11: Global Notebook Metal Case Market-US$ Million: 2014-2019
4.4 Wearable: Bluetooth, Smart watch, Fitness Tracker
4.4.1 Global Wearable Devices Market: 2013-2019
Figure 12: Global Wearable Devices Market- US$ Billions: 2013-2019
4.4.2 Global Metal Case Wearable Devices Market: 2013-2019
Figure 13: Global Metal Case Wearable Devices Market-US$ Million: 2013-2019
5. Global Metal Case Market Analysis: By Brands
5.1 Apple
Figure 14: Apple Inc. in percentage of metal consumption: 2010-2016
5.2 Samsung
Figure 15: Samsung’s smartphone metal case allocation
5.3 Metal Adoption by Other Brands: HTC, Sony, Blackberry, Huawei
Figure 16: Metal adoption rate by major brands: 2009-2016
6. Global Metal Case Market Dynamics
6.1 Growth Drivers
6.1.1 Increase in global smartphone shipment
Figure 17: Global Smartphone Shipment 2009-2014-million units
6.1.2 Smartphone penetration among Mobile Owners
Figure 18: Share of Mobile Users That Own Smartphones-2012-2018
6.1.3 Addition of CNC machines by Major Vendors
Figure 19: Smartphones Using CNC-Million Units
Table 1: Smartphones using CNC by Brands-Million Units
Table 2: Notebook using CNC by Brands-Million Units
Figure 20: Notebook Using CNC-Million Units
6.1.4 i-Phone 6 Major Industry Driver
Figure 21: iPhone’s metal case market size-US$ Billion: 2014-2016
6.1.5 Fast Growing US market for wearables
Figure 22: US Market for Wearable Devices-US$ million: 2009-2014E
6.1.6 Economic Development
Figure 23: Global GDP (2008-2013)
6.2 Challenges
6.2.1 Delay in production
6.2.2 Design challenge
6.2.2 Supply: Capable CNC capacity still tightly constrained
6.2.3 Slower growth rate for high-end smartphones
6.2.4 New emerging technology threat to existing case suppliers
6.3 Market Trends
6.3.1 Samsung’s usage of metal case is likely to surge
6.3.3 Wearable: New Entrants
6.3.4 Rising competition in China leading to acceleration in high-end models
6.3.5 Differentiator of mid and high-end smartphones: Metal case
6.3.6 Metal has become mandatory on high-end smartphones
7. Competitive Landscape: Global Metal Case Market
Table 3: Major Metal Case Vendors Capacity
Table 4: Case Peers’ CNC Machine Capacity Comparison
Table 5: Case Supplier’ Case Product Mix and Customer Mix
8. Company Profiles: Global Metal Case Market
8.1 BYDE
8.1.1 Business Overview
8.1.2 Financial Overview
Figure 24: BYD Electronics Revenue: 2009-2013-US$ Million
Figure 25: BYDE Product share- 2012-2015
Figure 26: BYDE Customer share- 2012
8.1.3 Business Strategies
8.2 Catcher
8.2.1 Business Overview
8.2.2 Financial Overview
Figure 27: Catcher’s Revenue-US$ Billion: 2011-2013
Figure 28: Catcher’s Net Income-US$ Million: 2011-2013
8.2.3 Business Strategies
8.3 Honn Hai-Foxx Con
8.3.1 Business Overview
8.3.2 Financial Overview
Figure 29: Honn Hai’s Revenue-US$ Million: 2011-2013
Figure 30: Honn Hai’s Net Income-US$ Million: 2011-2013
8.3.3 Business Strategies
8.4 Casetek
8.4.1 Business Overview
8.4.2 Financial Overview
Figure 31: Casetek’s revenue-US$ Billion: 2013-2015 (January)
8.4.3 Business Strategies

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