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Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market

Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market

The future of global automotive composites carbon fiber market looks promising with opportunities in various applications, including exterior, power train system, under body system, chassis system, pressure vessel, interior, and others. Carbon fiber in the global automotive composites market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 10.4% from 2016 to 2021. The major growth drivers for this market are increasing automotive production and growing demand for lightweight materials due to stringent government regulations to increase fuel efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Other major growth drivers include the growing demand for carbon fiber-reinforced plastics (CFRP) in luxury cars, race cars and other high-performance cars.


1. Executive Summary
2. Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Market: Market Dynamics
2.1: Introduction, Background, and Classifications
2.2: Supply Chain of the Global Automotive Carbon Fiber Industry
2.3: Industry Drivers and Challenges
3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2010 to 2021
3.1: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.1.1: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Application
3.1.2: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Material
3.1.3: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Region
3.2: Market Trends 2010-2015
3.2.1: Macroeconomic Trends
3.2.2: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.2.3: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.2.4: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.2.5: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.3: Market Forecast from 2016 to 2021
3.3.1: Macroeconomic Forecast
3.3.2 Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market Forecast
3.3.3: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.3.4: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
3.3.5: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market by Value and Volume
4. Competitor Analysis
4.1: Product Portfolio Analysis
4.2: Market Share Analysis
4.3: Operational Integration
4.3: Geographical Reach
4.4: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
5.1: Growth Opportunity Analysis
5.1.1: Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Application
5.1.2: Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Material
5.1.3: Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Regional
5.2: Emerging Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
5.3: Strategic Analysis
5.3.1: New Product Development
5.3.2: Capacity Expansion of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Market
5.3.3: Certification and Licensing
5.3.4: Technology Development
5.3.5: Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
5.3.6: New Entrants of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
6. Company Profiles of Leading Players
List of Figures
Chapter 2. Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Market: Market Dynamics
Figure 2.1: Carbon Fiber
Figure 2.2: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Material Type
Figure 2.3: Chevrolet Corvette Z06 2004 model with SMC hood
Figure 2.4: Car Components made from LFT
Figure 2.5: Classification of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Market by Application
Figure 2.6: Interior Headliner
Figure 2.7: Load Floor and Trunk Separator
Figure 2.8: Instrument Panel
Figure 2.9: Door Module
Figure 2.10: Air Bag Housing
Figure 2.11: Bumper Beam
Figure 2.12: Front-End Carrier (including Bumper Beam and Other Accessories)
Figure 2.13: Automotive Running Board
Figure 2.14: Door Handle
Figure 2.15: Deck Lid
Figure 2.16: Carbon Fiber Hood of Audi A4
Figure 2.17: Headlamp Reflector
Figure 2.18: BMW E46 Fenders
Figure 2.19: Air Intake Manifold
Figure 2.20: Engine Cover
Figure 2.21: Heating and Cooling Systems
Figure 2.22: Automotive Underbody System
Figure 2.23: Manufacturing Process of PAN Type Carbon Fiber (Source: Carbon fiber)
Figure 2.24 Manufacturing Process of Pitch Type Carbon Fiber (Source: Carbon fiber)
Figure 2.25: Schematic of Filament Winding Process (Source: fugahumana)
Figure2.26: Schematic of Autoclave Process
Figure2.27: Automotive products made by Autoclave Process (Source: SPA Composites).
Figure2.28: Compression Molding Process
Figure 2.29: Resin Transfer Molding Process
Figure 2.30: Supply Chain of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Industry (Source: Lucintel)
Figure 2.31: Drivers and Challenges of Carbon Fiber
Chapter 3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2010 to 2021
Figure 3.1: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) Distribution by Application in 2015
Figure 3.2: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Application in 2015
Figure 3.3: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) Distribution by Application in 2015
Figure 3.4: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application in 2015
Figure 3.5: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) Distribution by Material in 2015
Figure 3.6: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material in 2015
Figure 3.7: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) Distribution by Material in 2015
Figure 3.8: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material in 2015
Figure 3.9: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Region in 2015
Figure 3.10: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Region in 2015
Figure 3.11: Trends of the Global GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.12: Trends of the Regional GDP Growth Rate at Constant Price
Figure 3.13: Trends of the Global Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.14: Trends of the Regional Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.15: Trends of the Global Light Vehicle Production Growth Rate
Figure 3.16: Trends of the Regional Unemployment Rate (2010 to 2015)
Figure 3.17: Trends of the Regional Automotive Production Growth Rate
Figure 3.18: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.19: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.20: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.21: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.22: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.23: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.24: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.25: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.26: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.27: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.28: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Application from 2010 to 2015 (Source: Lucintel)
Figure 3.29: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.30: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.31: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.32: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.33: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.32: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.33: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015.
Figure 3.34: Trends of carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.35: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.36: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.37: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.38: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.39: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites ($ Million) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.40: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.41: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.42: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.43: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.44: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.45: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.46: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.47: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites (Million Pounds) by Application from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.48: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.49: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.50: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.51: CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.52: Forecast for the Global GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.53: Forecast for the Regional GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.54: Forecast for the Global Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.55: Forecast for the Regional Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.56: Forecast for the Regional Unemployment Rate from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.57: Forecast for the Global Light Vehicle Production Growth Rate
Figure 3.58: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.59: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.60: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.61: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.62: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.63: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.64: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market ($M) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.65: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.66: CAGR Forecast of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.67: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.68: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.69: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.70: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.71: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.72: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.73: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.74: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.75: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.76: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.77: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.78: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.79: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.80: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.81: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.82: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.83: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.84: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.85: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Application from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.86: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.87: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market ($ Million) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.88: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.89: CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (Million Pounds) by Material from 2016 to 2021
Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis
Figure 4.1: Major Suppliers of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Market
Figure 4.2: Porter’s Five Forces Industry Analysis of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Chapter 5. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
Figure 5.1: Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Application 2021(Source: Lucintel)
Figure 5.2: Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Material from 2016 to 2021
Figure 5.3: Growth Opportunities for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Regional Type 2021(Source: Lucintel)
Figure 5.4: Emerging Trends of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Figure 5.5: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in 2015
Figure 5.6: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in 2014
Figure 5.7: Year-over-Year Comparison of Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Figure 5.8: Major Capacity Expansions for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites
List of Tables
Chapter 1. Executive Summary
Table 1.1: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market Parameters and Attributes
Chapter 2. Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Market: Market Dynamics
Table 2.1: Comparison of Different Reinforcement by Mass Reduction in Automotive
Table 2.2: Applications of Carbon Fiber in Automotive Industry
Table 2.3: Properties of Different Types of Fiber
Table 2.4: Comparison of Different Types of Resin
Chapter 3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2010 to 2021
Table 3.1: Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market Shipments (2010- 2015)
Table 3.2: Market Size and CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.3: Market Size and CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.4: Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market Shipments (2010 – 2015)
Table 3.5: Market Size and CAGR of the Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.6: Market Size and CAGR of the Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.7: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market (2010 -2015)
Table 3.8: Market Size and CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.9: Trends of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market (2010 -2015)
Table 3.10: Market Size and CAGR of Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.11: Market Size and CAGR of the Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2010-2015)
Table 3.12: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market Shipments (2016- 2021)
Table 3.13: Average Growth Rates for One, Three, and Five Years of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market in Terms of $M Shipment
Table 3.14: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016-2021)
Table 3.15: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Table 3.16: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market Shipments (2016- 2021)
Table 3.17: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Table 3.18: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the North American Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Table 3.19: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market Shipments (2016-2021)
Table 3.20: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Table 3.21: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the European Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Table 3.22: Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market Shipments (2016- 2021)
Table 3.23: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market by Application in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Table 3.24: Market Size and CAGR Forecast for Carbon Fiber in the APAC/ROW Automotive Composites Market by Material in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments (2016 to 2021)
Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis
Table 4.1: Product Mapping of Carbon Fiber Suppliers Based on Markets Served
Table 4.2: Rankings of Suppliers Based on Revenue of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Table 4.3: Operational Integration of Carbon Fiber Suppliers in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Chapter 5. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
Table 5.1: New Products Launched by the Major Companies Showing the Applications and Benefits of Each Product
Table 5.2: Certifications Acquired by Major Competitors of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Table 5.3: Technological Advancement of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market
Table 5.4: New Entrants of Carbon Fiber in the Global Automotive Composites Market Producers (2010-2015)

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