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Global Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) Market 2015-2019

Global Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) Market 2015-2019

About CFRP

CFRP is a composite material with the following properties: high tensile strength, lightweight, stiffness, durability, fatigue, and corrosion resistance. This material is manufactured using PAN-based or pitch-based fibers. It is used for applications such as wind turbines, aerospace, sport/leisure, molding, automotive, pressure vessel, and others.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global CFRP market to grow at a CAGR of 13.07% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The global CFRP market can be segmented into two based on type: thermosetting CFRP and thermoplastic CFRP. Thermosetting CFRP is widely used as it has excellent resistance to solvents and corrosives, heat, and high temperature.

Technavio's report, Global CFRP Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, APAC, and EMEA; it also covers the global CFRP market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.Key Regions

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Key Vendors
  • Formosa Plastics
  • Hexcel
  • Mitsubishi Rayon Carbon Fiber and Composite
  • SGL Group
  • Toho Tenax America
  • Toray Industries
  • Zoltek
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Composite Holding
  • Crosby Composites
  • Cytec Industries
  • DowAksa
  • GKN Aerospace
  • Gurit Holdings
  • Hyosung
  • Kringlan Composites
  • Nippon Graphite Fibre
  • Plasan Carbon Composites
  • Teijin
  • Tencate
Market Driver
  • Demand from Automotive Sector
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • High Cost of Carbon Fibers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Growing Demand for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) Market 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) Market: Formosa Plastics, Hexcel, Mitsubishi Rayon Carbon Fiber and Composite, SGL Group, Toho Tenax America, Toray, industries and Zoltek

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Composite Holding, Crosby Composites, Cytec Industries, DowAksa, GKN Aerospace, Gurit Holdings, Hyosung, Kringlan Composites, Nippon Graphite Fibre, Plasan Carbon Composites, Teijin and Tencate

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The fluctuating price of fuel drives the market for electric and hybrid vehicles, in which CFRP materials are used as they are lightweight and balance the heavy engines and motors used in the body. The use of CFRP in the manufacture of high-performance vehicle components such as chassis, hoods, wheels, and roofs also drives market growth.”

According to the report, the fluctuating price of fuel drives the market for electric and hybrid vehicles, in which CFRP materials are used as they are lightweight and balance the heavy engines and motors used in the body. The use of CFRP in the manufacture of high-performance vehicle components such as chassis, hoods, wheels, and roofs also drives market growth.

Further, the report states that the high cost of carbon fiber hinders market growth.

Companies Mentioned

Formosa Plastics , Hexcel , Mitsubishi Rayon Carbon Fiber and Composite, SGL Group, Toho Tenax America, Toray , industries , Zoltek, Composite Holding , Crosby Composites, Cytec Industries , DowAksa, GKN Aerospace, Gurit Holdings, Hyosung , Kringlan Composites, Nippon Graphite Fibre , Plasan Carbon Composites, Teijin , Tencate

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Global CFRP Market
    • Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
      • Table Global CFRP Market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Market Size and Forecast by Volume
      • Table Global CFRP Market 2014-2019 (in kilotons)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Type
    • Product Types in Global CFRP Market
      • Table Product Types in Global CFRP Market
    • Global CFRP Market by Product Type
      • Table Global CFRP Market by Product Type 2014 and 2019
      • Table Global Thermosetting CFRP Market 2014
    • Global Thermosetting CFRP Market
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Thermosetting CFRP Market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global Thermoplastic CFRP Market
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Thermoplastic CFRP Market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Market Segmentation by Raw Material
    • Raw Materials Used in Global CFRP Market
      • Table Raw Materials Used in Global CFRP Market
      • Table CFRP Manufacturing Process Using PAN-based and Pitch-based Fibers
    • Global CFRP Market by Raw Material
      • Table Global CFRP Market by Raw Material 2014
    • Global CFRP Market Using PAN-based Materials
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market Using PAN-based Materials 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market Using Pitch-based Materials
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market Using Pitch-based Materials 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Market Segmentation by Application
    • Applications of CFRP
      • Table Applications of CFRP
    • Global CFRP Market by Application
      • Table Global CFRP Market by Application 2014 and 2019
    • Global CFRP Market in Wind Turbine Sector
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Wind Turbine Sector 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market in Aerospace Sector
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Aerospace Sector 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market in Sports/Leisure Sector
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Sports/Leisure Sector 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market in Molding Sector
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Molding Sector 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market in Automotive Sector
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Automotive Sector 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market in Pressure Vessel Sector
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Pressure Vessel Sector 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global CFRP Market in Other Sectors
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global CFRP Market in Other Sectors 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Geographical Segmentation
    • Segmentation of Global CFRP Market by Geography
      • Table Segmentation of Global CFRP Market by Geography 2014 and 2019
    • CFRP Market in EMEA
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table CFRP Market in EMEA 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • CFRP Market in Americas
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table CFRP Market in Americas 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • CFRP Market in APAC
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table CFRP Market in APAC 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Key Leading Countries
    • US
    • Germany
    • China
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
    • Table Carbon Fiber Cost Breakdown 2014
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
    • Table Cumulative Wind Energy Market in US, Canada, and Mexico 2014-2019 (gigawatt)
    • Table Annual Wind Energy Market in US, Canada, and Mexico 2014-2019 (gigawatt)
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Capacity Share Analysis
      • Table Global CFRP Market: Capacity Share 2014
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Formosa
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Formosa: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Formosa: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Formosa: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Hexcel
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Hexcel: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Hexcel: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billion)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Hexcel: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Mitsubishi Rayon
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Mitsubishi Rayon: Business Segmentation 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • SGL
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table SGL : Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table SGL : Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table SGL: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Toho Tenax
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Key Products
        • Table Toho Tenax: Key Products
      • Geographical Presence
        • Table Toho Tenax: Geographical Presence
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Toray
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Toray: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Toray: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Toray: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Zoltek
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Products
        • Table Zoltek: Products
      • Geographical Presence
        • Table Zoltek: Geographical Presence
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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