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Global Carbon Nanotube Market 2017-2021

Global Carbon Nanotube Market 2017-2021

About Carbon Nanotube

CNT is tube-shaped material made of carbon, with diameters varying from less than 1 nm to 50 nm. It is in the form of a graphite layer that has continuous unbroken hexagonal mesh with carbon molecules at the edges of hexagons.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global carbon nanotube market to grow at a CAGR of 21.73% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global carbon nanotube market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of CNTs worldwide.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Carbon Nanotube Market 2017-2021, 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
  • Cnano Technology
  • Nanocyl
  • Showa Denko
Other prominent vendors
  • Arkema
  • BuckyUSA
  • Carbon Solutions
  • Catalytic Materials
  • Chengdu Organic Chemicals
  • Hanwha Chemical
  • Hyperion Catalysis International
  • Materials and Electrochemical Research (MER)
  • NANOCS
  • Nano-C
  • NanoIntegris
  • NanoLab
  • NanoTechLabs
  • Nanothinx
  • OCSiAl
  • Plasma X
  • Rosseter Holdings
  • Nanos Research
  • Shenzhen Nanotech Port
  • Sisco Research Labs
  • SouthWest NanoTechnologies
  • SUN NANOTEK
  • XinNano Material
Market driver
  • Advantages due to physical properties
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Efficiency issues between CNT and metallic components
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased use of CNT in touchscreens
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Key regions
      • Table Currency conversion rates
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
    • Properties of CNT
      • Table Mechanical properties of engineering fibers
      • Table Electrical and thermal conductivity of materials
    • Manufacturing techniques of CNTs
      • Table Different types of carbon nanotubes substrates and their key attributes are listed in the table below:
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global CNT market segmentation
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global CNT market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Production capacity of global CNT market 2016-2021 (Metric tons)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Market overview
      • Table Global CNT market by product 2016-2021 (% share)
      • Table Global CNT Market by product 2016-2021 (metric tons)
    • MWCNT
      • Table Global MWCNT market 2016-2021 (Metric tons)
    • SWCNT
      • Table Global SWCNT market 2016-2021 (Metric tons)
  • Market segmentation by applications
    • Market overview
      • Table Global CNT market by applications 2016-2021 (% share)
      • Table Global CNT market by applications 2016-2021 (metric tons)
    • Chemicals, plastics, and composites
      • Table Global CNT market for chemicals, plastics, and composites 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Electronics and semiconductors
      • Table Global CNT market for electronics and semiconductors 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Energy, battery, and capacitors
      • Table Global CNT market for energy, battery, and capacitors 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Others
      • Table Global CNT market for chemicals, plastics, and composites 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global CNT market by geography
      • Table Geographical segmentation of global CNT market 2016-2021 (%)
      • Table Geographical segmentation of global CNT market 2016-2021 (metric tons)
    • CNT market in APAC
      • Table CNT market in APAC 2016-2021 (Metric tons)
    • CNT market in Americas
      • Table CNT market in Americas 2016-2021 (Metric tons)
    • CNT market in EMEA
      • Table CNT market in EMEA 2016-2021 (Metric tons)
  • Market drivers
    • Advantages due to physical properties
    • Potential to replace other materials
    • Rise in production capacities
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Efficiency issues between CNT and metallic components
    • Degradation of performance of IC with metallic CNT
    • Negative environmental impact
    • Technological challenges
    • Trade-off between production yield and quality
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increased use of CNT in touchscreens
    • Technological innovations
    • Replacement of silicon transistors with CNTs
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Key vendors
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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