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Global Flexible Substrates Market 2018-2022

Global Flexible Substrates Market 2018-2022

About flexible substrates

Flexible substrates are ultra-light underlying layers or substances on which electronic circuits are printed. Electrical and electronic components are placed on these substrates and they used for producing rollable, light-weight, and flexible electronic devices.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the flexible substrates market to grow at a CAGR of 14.89% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the flexible substrates market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the market’s growth based on various segmentations such as type, application, and geography.

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

  • Plastic
  • Glass
  • Metal
Technavio's report, flexible substrates 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
  • 3M
  • Corning
  • Nippon Electric Glass
  • SCHOTT
  • TEIJIN
Market driver
  • Increasing digitization and penetration of consumer electronic products
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Fluctuations in raw material prices
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increasing demand for ultra-light and scratch-resistant displays
  • 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?
  • 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
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Related 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 flexible substrates market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Global flexible substrates 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
    • Consumer electronics - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Consumer electronics - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Consumer electronics - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Solar energy - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Solar energy - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Addition of power generation capacity by technology 2017 (%)
      • Table Solar energy - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Medical and healthcare - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Medical and healthcare - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Medical and healthcare - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Aerospace and defense - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Aerospace and defense - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Aerospace and defense - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global flexible substrates market - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Segmentation by type
    • Plastic
    • Glass
    • Metal
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Global smartphones market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million units)
      • Table Global tablets market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (million units)
      • Table Global photovoltaic system installations - Year-over-year growth 2005-2016 (%)
    • Market challenges
      • Table Crude oil prices 2010-2017 ($ per barrel)
      • Table Melting temperature of various materials
  • Market trends
    • Increasing demand for ultra-slim and scratchresistant displays
    • Increasing need for miniaturization and microelectronics
    • Innovations in photovoltaic panels using flexible substrates
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • 3M
      • Table 3M - Vendor overview
      • Table 3M - Business segments
      • Table 3M - Organizational developments
      • Table 3M - Geographical focus
      • Table 3M - Segment focus
      • Table 3M - Key offerings
    • Corning
      • Table Corning - Vendor overview
      • Table Corning - Business segments
      • Table Corning - Organizational developments
      • Table Corning - Geographical focus
      • Table Corning - Segment focus
      • Table Corning - Key offerings
    • Nippon Electric Glass
      • Table Nippon Electric Glass - Vendor overview
      • Table Nippon Electric Glass - Business segments
      • Table Nippon Electric Glass - Organizational developments
      • Table Nippon Electric Glass - Geographical focus
      • Table Nippon Electric Glass - Segment focus
      • Table Nippon Electric Glass - Key offerings
    • SCHOTT
      • Table SCHOTT - Vendor overview
      • Table SCHOTT - Business segments
      • Table SCHOTT - Organizational developments
      • Table SCHOTT - Geographical focus
      • Table SCHOTT - Key offerings
    • TEIJIN
      • Table TEIJIN - Vendor overview
      • Table TEIJIN - Business segments
      • Table TEIJIN - Organizational developments
      • Table TEIJIN - Geographical focus
      • Table TEIJIN - Segment focus
      • Table TEIJIN - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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