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Global Automotive Chromium Market 2018-2022

Global Automotive Chromium Market 2018-2022

About Automotive Chromium

Automotive chromium is extensively used for electroplating automotive components either for decorative or functional purposes. Decorative chromium plating protects automotive components from corrosion, wear and tear, and chemicals, thereby enhancing the aesthetic appeal of these components.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global automotive chromium market to grow at a CAGR of 6.18% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global automotive chromium market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated by the sales of automotive chromium across end-user industries including passenger vehicles, two-wheelers, and commercial vehicle segments.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Automotive Chromium Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Atotech
  • Kakihara Industries
  • MVC Holdings
  • Platform Specialty Products Corporation
  • SARREL
Market driver
  • Rising demand for chromium in the automotive industry
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Limitations of chrome plating
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Growing popularity of trivalent chromium in plating solutions
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Segments of global metal plating chemicals market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition – Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global automotive chromium market – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Global automotive chromium market – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition – Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Segmentation by application
      • Table Application – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Decorative plating – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Decorative plating – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Decorative plating – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Functional plating – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Functional plating – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Functional plating – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Segmentation by end-user
      • Table End-user – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Passenger vehicles – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Passenger vehicles – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Passenger vehicles – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Two-wheelers – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Two-wheelers – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Two-wheelers – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Commercial vehicles – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Commercial vehicles – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Commercial vehicles – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global automotive chromium market – Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table Americas – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Rising demand for thin coatings in the automotive industry
    • Growing popularity of trivalent chromium in plating solutions
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Atotech
      • Table Vendor overview – Atotech
      • Table Atotech – Business segments
      • Table Atotech – Organizational developments
      • Table Atotech – Key offerings
    • Kakihara Industries
      • Table Vendor overview – Kakihara Industries
      • Table Kakihara Industries– Business segments
      • Table Kakihara Industries – Segment focus
      • Table Kakihara Industries– Key offerings
    • MVC Holdings
      • Table Vendor overview – MVC Holdings
      • Table MVC Holdings – Key offerings
    • Platform Specialty Products Corporation
      • Table Vendor overview – Platform Specialty Products Corporation
      • Table Platform Specialty Products Corporation – Business segments
      • Table Platform Specialty Products Corporation – Organizational developments
      • Table Platform Specialty Products Corporation – Geographic focus
      • Table Platform Specialty Products Corporation – Segment focus
      • Table Platform Specialty Products Corporation – Key offerings
    • SARREL
      • Table Vendor overview – SARREL
      • Table SARREL – Business segments
      • Table SARREL – Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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