The Global Market for Conductive Inks to 2030

The Global Market for Conductive Inks to 2030

The global market for conductive inks is estimated at >$2.5 billion in annual revenues, and will continue to grow as applications proliferate in sensors, wearables, smart packaging, flexible electronics, OLEDs, thin film transistors, photovoltaics, smart textiles, automotive and more.

Not only will demand across all current markets grow, but the development of new materials and processes is leading to the creation of new market opportunities for conductive ink producers and suppliers in flexible, customized and 3D printed electronics. Opportunities explored in this report include:

Flexible and stretchable electronics.
Printed electronics for smartphones (printed antennas, touch screens).
Printed circuit boards.
3D printing.
Smart packaging.
Photovoltaics.
Flexible lighting.
Flexible displays.
Wearables and IoT.
Healthcare wearable monitoting.
Smart textiles.

Copper and silver inks will continue to dominate the market for the next few years but growth in flexible electronics necessitates the development of new materials. Conductive ink materials explored in this report include:

Copper ink.
Silver ink.
Conductive polymers.
Copper nanoparticles.
Metal nanoparticles.
Carbon nanotubes.
Graphene.
Gold nanoparticles.

Report contents include:
Conductive inks market forecasts.
In depth assessment of conductive ink types including properties, advantages, disadvantages, prospects, applications and revenues.
Opportunity assessment by application and market including photovoltaics, touch screens, flexible displays, automotive, 3D printing, sensors, printed circuit boards, electronic textiles and wearables, RFID, printed memory and transistors, printed heaters, conductive pens etc.
Latest products.
129 company profiles. Companies profiled include Agfa-Gevaert N.V., Asahi Kasei, Bando Chemical Industries, BeBop Sensors, BotFactory, Daicel Corporation, DuPont Advanced Materials, Electroninks Writeables, Fujikura Kasei Co Ltd., Genes 'Ink, Henkel, Hitachi Chemical, Kishu Giken Kogyo Co.,Ltd., Liquid X Printed Metals, Inc., Sun Chemical, The Sixth Element, T-Ink, Toyobo etc.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Market drivers
      • Table Market drivers for conductive inks.
    • The evolution of electronics
      • The wearables revolution
        • Table Types of wearable devices and applications.
      • Wearable market leaders
        • Table Wearable market leaders by market segment.
      • Flexible, stretchable, thin, and large-area form factors
    • What are flexible and stretchable electronics?
      • From rigid to flexible and stretchable
      • Organic and printed electronics
      • New conductive materials
        • Table Advanced materials for Printed, flexible and stretchable sensors and Electronics-Advantages and disadvantages.
        • Table Sheet resistance (RS) and transparency (T) values for transparent conductive oxides and alternative materials for transparent conductive electrodes (TCE).
      • Foldable smartphones and tablets
        • Table Foldable smartphones and tablets, on or near market.
    • Growth in flexible and stretchable electronics market
      • Recent growth in printed, flexible and stretchable products
      • Future growth
      • Nanotechnology as a market driver
      • Growth in remote health monitoring and diagnostics
    • Global market for conductive inks 2015-2030, by type
      • Table Global market for conductive inks 2017-2027, revenues (million $), by ink types, conservative estimate.
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
  • CONDUCTIVE INK MATERIALS
    • Conductive ink types
      • Table Typical conductive ink formulation.
      • Conductive ink materials
        • Table Comparative properties of conductive inks.
        • Table Applications in conductive inks by type and benefits thereof.
    • Printing methods
      • Table Characteristics of analog printing processes for conductive inks.
      • Table Characteristics of digital printing processes for conductive inks.
      • Nanoparticle ink
    • Sintering
    • Conductive Filaments
    • Conductive films, foils and grids
    • Inkjet printing in flexible electronics
    • Drawn-on-skin electronics
    • RFID
      • Printed RFID antennaes
    • Smart labels
    • CARBON NANOTUBES
      • Properties
        • Table Properties of CNTs and comparable materials.
      • Applications
        • Table Applications of carbon nanotubes in conductive ink.
      • Prices
        • Table Carbon nanotubes pricing (MWCNTS, SWCNT etc.) by producer.
      • Companies
        • Table Carbon nanotube conductive ink producers.
    • CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS (CP)
      • Properties
        • Table Types of flexible conductive polymers, properties and applications.
      • Applications
    • GRAPHENE
      • Properties
        • Table Properties of graphene.
      • Graphene conductive inks
        • Table Market overview for graphene in conductive inks.
        • Table Market and applications for graphene in conductive inks.
      • Prices
        • Table Types of graphene and typical prices.
        • Table Pristine graphene flakes pricing by producer.
        • Table Few-layer graphene pricing by producer.
        • Table Graphene nanoplatelets pricing by producer.
        • Table Graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide pricing, by producer.
        • Table Graphene quantum dots pricing by producer.
        • Table Multi-layer graphene pricing by producer.
        • Table Graphene ink pricing by producer.
      • Companies
        • Table Graphene conductive ink producers.
    • SILVER INK (Flake, nanoparticles, nanowires, ion)
      • Silver flake
      • Silver (Ag) nanoparticle ink
      • Silver nanowires
      • Applications
      • Prices
    • COPPER INK AND PASTE
      • Copper (Cu) nanoparticle ink
      • Silver-coated copper
      • Prices
    • NANOCELLULOSE
      • Properties
        • Table Nanocellulose properties.
        • Table Properties and applications of nanocellulose
        • Table Properties of flexible electronics-cellulose nanofiber film (nanopaper).
      • Applications
    • GOLD (Au) INK
      • Properties
    • SILOXANE INKS
  • MARKETS FOR CONDUCTIVE INKS
    • PRINTED FLEXIBLE AND STRETCHABLE DISPLAYS
      • MARKET DRIVERS
        • Table Market drivers for Printed, flexible and stretchable displays and electronic components.
      • CURRENT STATE OF THE ART
        • Table Printed, flexible and stretchable displays products.
        • Table Applications in flexible and stretchable circuit boards, by advanced materials type and benefits thereof.
      • APPLICATIONS
        • Table Foldable display products and prototypes.
        • Table Companies developing transparent display products.
        • Table Companies developing curved automotive displays.
      • GLOBAL MARKET SIZE
    • WEARABLE ELECTRONICS
      • MARKET DRIVERS AND TRENDS
        • Table Market drivers for printed, flexible and stretchable electronics for wearables and IoT.
      • APPLICATIONS
        • Table Main smart watch producers and products.
        • Table Wearable sensors for sports performance.
        • Table Wearable sensor products for monitoring sport performance.
        • Table Wearable sleep tracker products.
        • Table Smart glasses companies and products.
        • Table Wearable electronics applications in the military.
        • Table Applications in printed, flexible and stretchable electronics, by advanced materials type and benefits thereof.
      • GLOBAL MARKET SIZE
        • Table Global market for wearable electronics, 2015-2027, by product type, billions $.
    • MEDICAL AND HEALTHCARE SENSORS AND WEARABLES
      • MARKET DRIVERS
        • Table Market drivers for printed, flexible and stretchable medical and healthcare sensors and wearables.
      • CURRENT STATE OF THE ART
        • Table Examples of wearable medical device products.
        • Table Medical wearable companies applying products to COVID-19 monitoring and analysis.
      • APPLICATIONS
        • Table Applications in flexible and stretchable health monitors, by advanced materials type and benefits thereof.
        • Table Wearable bio-signal monitoring devices.
        • Table Technologies for minimally-invasive and non-invasive glucose detection-advantages and disadvantages.
        • Table Commercial devices for non-invasive glucose monitoring not released or withdrawn from market.
        • Table Minimally-invasive and non-invasive glucose monitoring products.
        • Table Companies developing wearable swear sensors.
        • Table Wearable drug delivery companies and products.
        • Table Companies and products, cosmetics and drug delivery patches.
        • Table Companies and products in smart footwear.
        • Table Companies and products in smart contact lenses.
        • Table Companies and products in smart wound care.
        • Table Companies developing wearable exoskeletons.
        • Table Companies and products in hearables.
      • GLOBAL MARKET SIZE
        • Table Global medical and healthcare wearables market, 2017-2027, billions $, by product.
    • ELECTRONIC TEXTILES (E-TEXTILES)
      • MARKET DRIVERS
        • Table Market drivers for printed, flexible, stretchable and organic electronic textiles.
        • Table Types of smart textiles.
        • Table Examples of smart textile products.
      • MATERIALS AND COMPONENTS
        • Table Types of smart textiles.
        • Table Examples of smart textile products.
        • Table Types of flexible conductive polymers, properties and applications.
        • Table Typical conductive ink formulation.
        • Table Comparative properties of conductive inks.
        • Table Applications in textiles, by advanced materials type and benefits thereof.
        • Table Nanocoatings applied in the textiles industry-type of coating, nanomaterials utilized, benefits and applications.
        • Table Applications and benefits of graphene in textiles and apparel.
        • Table Properties of CNTs and comparable materials.
      • APPLICATIONS, MARKETS AND PRODUCTS
        • Table Applications and markets for e-textiles.
        • Table Commercially available smart clothing products.
        • Table Electronic textiles products.
        • Table Heated jacket products.
        • Table Examples of materials used in flexible heaters and applications.
        • Table Companies and products in smart footwear.
        • Table Wearable electronics applications in the military.
        • Table Comparison of prototype batteries (flexible, textile, and other) in terms of area-specific performance.
      • GLOBAL MARKET SIZE
        • Table Global electronic textiles and smart clothing market 2017-2030, revenues (billions USD).
    • ENERGY STORAGE AND HARVESTING
      • MARKET DRIVERS AND TRENDS
        • Table Market drivers and trends for Printed, flexible and stretchable electronic energy storage and harvesting.
      • CURRENT STATE OF THE ART
        • Table Wearable energy storage and energy harvesting products.
        • Table Nanomaterials in flexible and stretchable batteries, by materials type and benefits thereof.
      • APPLICATIONS
        • Table Applications in flexible and stretchable supercapacitors, by advanced materials type and benefits thereof.
        • Table Examples of materials used in flexible heaters and applications.
      • GLOBAL MARKET SIZE
        • Table Global thin film, flexible and printed batteries market 2017-2027, revenues (millions USD) by applications.
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • Abalonyx AS
    • Advanced Material Development (AMD)
    • Advanced Nano Products Co., Ltd.
    • AGFA-Gevaert N.V.
    • AkKo Lab LLC
    • Amogreentech
    • Applied Nanotech Inc.
    • Archer Materials Ltd.
    • Asahi Kasei Corporation
    • Aztrong, Inc.
    • Bando Chemical
    • BGT Materials Ltd.
    • Bonbouton
    • BotFactory Inc.
    • Brewer Science
    • Cambridge Graphene Ltd.
    • Carbon Waters
    • Chang Sung Corporation
    • Chasm Advanced Materials, Inc.
    • Chem3, LLC
    • Clariant
    • Colloidal Ink Co., Ltd.
    • Conductive Transfers
    • Copprint
    • Creative Materials, Inc.
    • Dae Joo Electronic Materials co., Ltd
    • Daicel Corporation
    • DataLase Ltd.
    • Dowa Electronics Materials Co., Ltd.
    • DuPont Advanced Materials
    • Dycotec Materials
    • DZP Technologies
    • Electroninks
    • Elephantech Inc.
    • EMS/Nagase
    • Eptanova S.R.L.
    • Evercloak, Inc.
    • Evonik Industries AG
    • EXAKT Advanced Technologies GmbH
    • Ferro Corporation
    • Flexbright Oy
    • Fuji Pigment Co., Ltd.
    • Fujikura Kasei Co Ltd
    • G6 Materials Corp.
    • Garmor, Inc.
    • Genes'Ink
    • Graphene Nanochem
    • GoLeafe
    • Grafoid, Inc.
    • Graphene NanoChem Plc
    • Graphene Platform Corp
    • Graphene Square
    • Graphenetech S.L.
    • Graphene-XT S.r.l.
    • Gratomic, Inc.
    • Grox Industries, LLC
    • Harima Chemical
    • Haydale Graphene Industries PLC
    • Henkel Electronics
    • Heraeus
    • Hitachi Chemical
    • Inktec
    • Inkron
    • Intrinsiq Materials
    • JMC
    • JNC Corporation
    • Jujo Chemical Co., Ltd.
    • Kishu Giken Kogyo Co., Ltd.
    • Komura Tech
    • Kunshan Hisense Electronics Co., Ltd.
    • Liquid X Printed Metals
    • MExplorer Co., Ltd
    • Metalysis Limited
    • Mitsubishi Imaging, Inc.
    • Methode Electronics, Inc.
    • Molex, LLC
    • Multek
    • N&B Co., Ltd.
    • Nagase Chemtex
    • Namics Technologies, Inc.
    • Nano-C, Inc.
    • Nanesa S.r.l.
    • NanoComposix
    • NanoDimension, Inc.
    • Nanogap
    • Nanointegris
    • Nanopaint
    • Nanotech Energy Inc.
    • Noritake Co., Ltd.
    • Novacentrix
    • OCSiAl Group
    • OrelTech
    • PARC
    • Peptech
    • Perpetuus Advanced Materials Plc
    • Radiant Panel Technologies
    • Poly-Ink
    • Promethean Particles Ltd.
    • PV Nano Cell Ltd.
    • Quad Belgium
    • Raynergy Tek
    • SAFI-Tech, INc.
    • Sakata Inx Corp.
    • Saule Technologies
    • Scrona AG
    • Sekisui Polymatech Japan Co., Ltd.
    • Sensing Tex
    • Shin-Etsu Polymer Co., Ltd.
    • Showa Denko K.K.
    • Sun Chemical Corporation
    • Talga Resources
    • TactoTek
    • Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation
    • Tanaka Metal
    • Textile Two Dimensional
    • Thin Film Electronics ASA
    • Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd.
    • Touchence
    • Toyoba Co., Ltd.
    • Toyocolor Co., Ltd.
    • UT Dots, Inc.
    • VFP Ink Technologies
    • Vizinex
    • Versarien plc
    • Vorbeck
    • Voxel8
    • Xerox Research Centre of Canada (XRCC)
    • XTPL SA
    • Xymox Technologies, Inc.
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