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Global Engineered Foams Market 2017-2021

About Engineered Foams

Engineered foams or technical foams are high-value specialties for markets with special foam needs such as aerospace, automotive, filtration, medical, and protective packaging. Engineered foams are versatile and can be completely extruded. They possess excellent physical and chemical properties and fulfill aesthetic requirements. They are available in high-quality plastic and rubber blended forms in closed and semi-closed cell foams in continuous roll process or customized profiles.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global engineered foams market to grow at a CAGR of 7.86% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global engineered foams market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers sales of engineered foams in various types for applications such as aerospace and defense, transportation and other applications.

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

  • APAC
  • Europe
  • North America
  • ROW
Technavio's report, Global Engineered Foams 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
  • Armacell
  • BASF
  • Covestro
  • Huntsman International
  • Recticel
Other prominent vendors
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • SEKISUI CHEMICAL
  • Trelleborg
  • INOAC CORPORATION
  • Foamcraft
  • FoamPartner
  • Woodbridge Foam Corporation
Market driver
  • Increasing demand from developing economies
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Crude oil price and its impact on engineered foam market
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Advent of green foams
  • 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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market Outlook
    • Critical aspects of engineered foams industry
      • Table Critical aspects of engineered industry
  • Market landscape
    • Global engineered foam market
      • Table Global engineered foam market 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global engineered foams market 2016-2021
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Overview: Global engineered foams market by type
      • Table Global engineered foams market by type 2016
      • Table Global engineered foams market by type 2021
    • Global polyurethane engineered foam market
      • Table Global polyurethane engineered foam market 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global polyurethane engineered foam market 2016-2021
    • Global polyolefin engineered foam market
      • Table Global polyolefin engineered foam market 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global polyolefin engineered foam market 2016-2021
    • Global polystyrene engineered foam market
      • Table Global polystyrene engineered foam market 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global polystyrene engineered foam market 2016-2021
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Overview: Global engineered foam market by application
      • Table Global engineered foam market by application 2016
      • Table Global engineered foam market by application 2021
    • Global engineered foam market for aerospace and defense sector
      • Table Global engineered foam market for aerospace and defense sector 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global engineered foam market for aerospace and defense sector 2016-2021
    • Global engineered foam market for transportation sector
      • Table Global engineered foam market for transportation sector 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global engineered foam market for transportation sector 2016-2021
    • Global engineered foam market for other applications
      • Table Global engineered foam market for other applications 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global engineered foam market for other applications 2016-2021
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Overview: Global engineered foam market by geography
      • Table Global engineered foam market by geography 2016
      • Table Global engineered foam market by geography 2021
    • Engineered foam market in APAC
      • Table Engineered foam market in APAC 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Engineered foam market in APAC 2016-2021
    • Engineered foam market in Europe
      • Table Engineered foam market in Europe 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Engineered foam market in Europe 2016-2021
    • Engineered foam market in North America
      • Table Engineered foam market in North America 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Engineered foam market in North America 2016-2021
    • Engineered foam market in ROW
      • Table Engineered foam market in ROW 2016 and 2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Market forecast: Engineered foam market in ROW 2016-2021
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Efforts to make polyolefin engineered foams competitive with polyurethane engineered foams
    • Advent of green foams
    • Increased use of spray foams for coating applications
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Acquisition strategy adopted by vendors in the global engineered foam market
    • Key market vendors
      • Table Global engineered foam Market: Major vendors 2016
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Armacell
      • Table Armacell: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table Armacell: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2016
    • BASF
      • Table BASF: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table BASF: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2016
    • Covestro
      • Table Covestro: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table Covestro: Geographical segment by revenue 2016
    • Huntsman International
      • Table Huntsman International: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table Huntsman International: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2016
    • Recticel
      • Table Recticel: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table Recticel: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2016
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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