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Global Rigid Transparent Plastics Market 2019-2023

Global Rigid Transparent Plastics Market 2019-2023

About this market

The various rigid transparent plastics materials used in 3D printing which includes ABS, PC, and PP due to properties such as high durability and capacity to withstand high temperatures. Therefore, it is used in the 3D printing of mechanical and automotive components as well as lighting projects or screens. The increasing popularity of 3D printing will propel the use of rigid transparent plastics in 3D printing applications. Technavio’s market research analysts have predicted that the rigid transparent plastics market will register a CAGR of nearly 6% by 2023.

Market Overview

Variety of applications across industries

The rigid transparent plastics are used across many sectors which includes automotive, aviation, construction, electrical and electronics and lighting because of their optical clarity, durability and insulation.

Volatility in raw material prices

Crude oil is the major raw material required for making plastic- based products, and fluctuations in crude oil process impact the price of the end- products.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the rigid transparent plastics market during the 2019-2023, view our report.

Competitive Landscape

The rigid transparent plastics market is fragmented as the market features a number of companies. The increasing use of rigid transparent plastics in 3D printing will propel the growth for our market. This market research report will help clients identify new growth opportunities and design unique growth strategies by providing a comprehensive analysis of the market’s competitive landscape and offering information on the products offered by companies.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Preface
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global plastics market
      • Table Segments of global plastics 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 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • 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 2018
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Table Type - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by type
      • Table Comparison by type
    • PC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table PC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • PS - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PS - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table PS - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • PMMA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PMMA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table PMMA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • SAN and ABS - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table SAN and ABS - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table SAN and ABS - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • PVC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PVC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table PVC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • PP - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table PP - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table PP - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Other polymer types - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Other polymer types - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Other polymer types - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by type
      • Table Market opportunity by type
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Table Application - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Building and construction - Market size and forecast 2018- 2023
      • Table Building and construction - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Building and construction - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Electrical and electronics - Market size and forecast 2018- 2023
      • Table Electrical and electronics - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Electrical and electronics - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Automotive - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Automotive - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Automotive - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Packaging - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Packaging - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Packaging - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Medical - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global health expenditure in % of GDP
      • Table Medical - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Medical - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Other applications - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Other applications - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Other applications - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ billions)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Crude oil prices from September 2017 to September 2018 ($ per barrel)
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market Trends
    • Shift to bio-based plastic
    • Increasing use of rigid transparent plastics in 3D printing
    • Increasing use of PC in LED lighting
  • 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
    • BASF
      • Table BASF - Vendor overview
      • Table BASF - Business segments
      • Table BASF - Organizational developments
      • Table BASF - Geographical focus
      • Table BASF - Segment focus
      • Table BASF - Key offerings
    • Covestro
      • Table Covestro - Vendor overview
      • Table Covestro - Business segments
      • Table Covestro - Organizational developments
      • Table Covestro - Geographical focus
      • Table Covestro - Segment focus
      • Table Covestro - Key offerings
    • DowDuPont
      • Table DowDuPont - Vendor overview
      • Table DowDuPont - Business segments
      • Table DowDuPont - Organizational developments
      • Table DowDuPont - Geographical focus
      • Table DowDuPont - Segment focus
      • Table DowDuPont - Key offerings
    • Evonik Industries
      • Table Evonik Industries - Vendor overview
      • Table Evonik Industries - Business segments
      • Table Evonik Industries - Geographical focus
      • Table Evonik Industries - Segment focus
      • Table Evonik Industries - Key offerings
    • Solvay
      • Table Solvay - Vendor overview
      • Table Solvay - Business segments
      • Table Solvay - Organizational developments
      • Table Solvay - Geographical focus
      • Table Solvay - Segment focus
      • Table Solvay - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
    • List of abbreviations
  • Explore Technavio

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