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Growth Opportunities in Continuous Fiber Thermoplastics Market

Growth Opportunities in Continuous Fiber Thermoplastics Market

The future of global continuous fiber thermoplastics (CFT) market looks promising with opportunities in transportation, aerospace & defense, industrial, and sporting goods industries. The global CFT market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.5% from 2017 to 2022. The major driver for the growth of this market is growing demand for thermoplastic composites in different end use industries due to its higher performance and environmental benefits. In this market, transportation, aerospace & defense, industrial, and sporting goods are the major end use industries. On the basis of comprehensive research, Lucintel forecasts that the transportation and aerospace & defense segments are expected to show above average growth during the forecast period.

Within the global CFT market, the aerospace & defense segment is expected to remain the largest market by value and transportation segment by volume. Expected growth in the development and production of advanced aircraft models, increasing use of lightweight composites in new aircraft programs, such as Boeing 787, Airbus A350, and growing use of lightweight materials in transportation industry are the major driving forces that spur growth for these segments over the forecast period.

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Scope and Features of This Report:

To make critical business, investment, or strategic decisions, you need timely useful information. This market report fulfills this core need and is an indispensable reference guide for material suppliers, product manufacturers, investors, executives, distributors, and more that operate in this market. Some of the features and scope of this report include the following:

    • Market size estimates: Growth opportunities in the global continuous fiber thermoplastics market in terms of value ($M) and volume (M Lbs.) shipment • Trend and forecast analysis: Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market trend (2011- 2016) and forecast (2017-2022) by region and segment • Segmentation analysis: Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size from 2011 to 2022 by end use industry type, material form type, reinforcement type, use temperature, and by resin type as follows:
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by end use industry type:
  • Transportation
  • Sporting Goods
  • Industrial
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Others
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by material form type:
  • UD Tape
  • Prepreg (Fabric)
  • Commingled Fiber and Fabric
  • Other - Pultruded Laminate
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by reinforcement type:
  • Carbon Fiber
  • Glass Fiber
  • Others
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by use temperature type:
  • High Temperature
  • Low Temperature
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by resin type:
  • PP
  • PEEK
  • PPS
  • PA
  • PEI
  • PEKK
  • Others
Regional analysis: Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market breakdown by key regions of North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World

Growth opportunities: Analysis of growth opportunities in different end use industry, material form, reinforcement, use temperature, resin and regions.

Strategic analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, competitive landscape, and expansion strategies of global continuous fiber thermoplastics market suppliers.

Emerging applications: Emerging applications of continuous fiber thermoplastics in the global continuous fiber thermoplastics market. Analysis of the competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter’s Five Forces model.


1. Executive Summary
2. Global CFT Market Dynamics
2.1: Introduction, Background, and Classifications
2.2: Supply Chain
2.3: Industry Drivers and Challenges
3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2010 to 2021
3.1: Macroeconomic Trends and Forecast
3.2: Global CFT Market Trends and Forecast
3.3: Global CFT Market by End Use Industry
3.3.1: Aerospace and Defense
3.3.2: Transportation
3.3.3: Sporting Goods
3.3.4: Industrial
3.3.5: Other Miscellaneous
3.4: Global CFT Market by Material Form
3.4.1: Prepreg (Fabric)
3.4.2: Commingled Fiber and Fabric
3.4.3: Prepreg (Unidirectional)
3.4.4: Other Pultruded Laminates
3.5: Global CFT Market by Use Temperature
3.5.1: High Temperature
3.5.2: Low Temperature
3.6: Global CFT Market by Reinforcement Type
3.6.1: Carbon Fiber
3.6.2: Glass Fiber
3.6.3: Others
3.7: Global CFT Market by Resin Type
3.7.1: PP
3.7.2: PA
3.7.3: PPS
3.7.4: PEI
3.7.5: PEEK
3.7.6: PEKK
3.7.7: Others
4. Competitor Analysis
4.1: Product Portfolio Analysis
4.2: Market Share Analysis
4.3: Geographical Reach
4.4: Operational Integration
4.5: Growth Leadership Analysis
4.6: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
5.1: Growth Opportunities Analysis
5.1.1: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by End Use Industry
5.1.2: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Material Form
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Growth Opportunities in the Global Continuous Fiber
Thermoplastics Market
5.1.3: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Use Temperature of
CFT
5.1.4: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Reinforcement Type
5.1.5: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Resin Type
5.1.6: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Region Type
5.1.7: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Manufacturing Process
5.1.8: Innovations in CFT Industry
5.2: Emerging Trends in the Global CFT Market
5.3: Strategic Analysis
5.3.1: New Product Development
5.3.2: Capacity Expansion of the Global CFT Market
5.3.3: Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures in the Global CFT Market
5.3.4: Certification and Licensing
5.3.5: New Market Entry
6. Company Profiles of Leading Players
6.1: TenCate
6.2: Cytec
6.3: Bond Laminates
6.4: Polystrand
6.5: AXIA Materials
6.6: QIYI Technology
6.7: Celanese
6.8: Toho Tenax
List of Figures
Chapter 2. Global CFT Market Dynamics
Figure 2.1: Classification of Thermoplastic Composite Materials
Figure 2.2: Classification of Composite Processing Techniques
Figure 2.3: Schematic of Compression Molding Process
Figure 2.4: Illustration of Thermoforming Stamping Process
Figure 2.5: Steps in the Processing of Thermoforming
Figure 2.6: Schematic of Vacuum Molding Process
Figure 2.7: Illustration of Panel Lamination Process
Figure 2.8: Demonstration of Rubber Forming and Matched Metal Forming Process
Figure 2.9: Schematic of Roll Forming Process
Figure 2.10: Sections Made by Roll Forming
Figure 2.11: Illustration of Tape Winding Process
Figure 2.12: Illustration of Filament Winding Process
Figure 2.13: Demonstration of Pultrusion Process
Figure 2.14: Demonstration of Extrusion Compression Molding Process
Figure 2.15: Description of Diaphragm Forming
Figure 2.16: Illustration of Semi-prepregging Process
Figure 2.17: Schematic of Matched Mold Thermoforming Process
Figure 2.18: Schematic of Bladder Molding Process
Figure 2.19: Tape Laying Machine
Figure 2.20: Schematic of Tape Laying Process
Figure 2.21: Comparison of Tensile Modulus for Various Thermoplastic Resins
Figure 2.22: Comparison of Tensile Strength for Various Thermoplastic Resins
Figure 2.23: Price Comparison of Thermoplastic Resins
Figure 2.24: Conversion of Twintex® into a Thermoplastic Composite Material
Figure 2.25: Designing with PMC CFRT® Composite Materials
Figure 2.26: Price Comparison of CFT
Figure 2.27: Supply Chain of Global CFT Market
Figure 2.28: Global CFT Market: Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2.29: Cycle Times Comparison of Thermoset and Thermoplastic Processing
Figure 2.30: Pressure, Temperature, and Process Cycle Comparison for Thermoplasticand Thermoset Composites
Chapter 3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2010 to 2021
Figure 3.1: New Aircraft Order Trends for Airbus and Boeing (2011-2016)
Figure 3.2: Aircraft Deliveries Trends for Airbus and Boeing (2011-2016)
Figure 3.3: World Passenger Traffic Growth (RPK) Trends (2011-2015)
Figure 3.4: Global Automotive Production Trends (2011-2016)
Figure 3.5: World Passenger Traffic (RPK) Forecast (2015-2035)
Figure 3.6: Global Automotive Production Forecast (2017-2022)
Figure 3.7: Trends and Forecast for the Global CFT Market from (2011-2022)
Figure 3.8: Trends of the Global CFT Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2011-2016)
Figure 3.9: Forecast for the CFT Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2017-2022)
Figure 3.10: Trends of the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by End Use Industry (2011-2016)
Figure 3.11: Forecast for the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by End Use Industry (2017-2022)
Figure 3.12: Trends and Forecast for Aerospace and Defense End Use Industry in theGlobal CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.13: Trends and Forecast for Transportation End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2022)
Figure 3.14: Trends and Forecast for Sporting Goods End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket from (2011-2022)
Figure 3.15: Trends and Forecast for Industrial End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2022)
Figure 3.16: Trends and Forecast for Miscellaneous End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2022)
Figure 3.17: Trends of the Global CFT Market ($M) by Material Form (2011-2016)
Figure 3.18: Forecast for the CFT Market ($M) by Material Form (2017-2022)
Figure 3.19: Trends of the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Material Form (2011-2016)
Figure 3.20: Forecast for the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Material Form (2017-2022)
Figure 3.21: Trends and Forecast for Prepreg (Fabric) Material Form in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2022)
Figure 3.22: Trends and Forecast for Commingled Fiber and Fabric Material Form in theGlobal CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.23: Trends and Forecast for UD Tape Material Form in the Global CFT Market(2011-2022)
Figure 3.24: Trends and Forecast for Pultruded Laminate Material Form in the GlobalCFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.25: Trends of the Global CFT Market ($M) by Use Temperature (2011-2016)
Figure 3.26: Forecast for the CFT Market ($M) by Use Temperature (2017-2022)
Figure 3.27: Trends of the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Use Temperature (2011-2016)
Figure 3.28: Forecast for the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Use Temperature (2017-2022)
Figure 3.29: Trends and Forecast for the High Temperature CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.30: Trends and Forecast for the Low Temperature CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.31: Trends of the Global CFT Market ($M) by Reinforcement Type (2011-2016)
Figure 3.32: Forecast for the Global CFT Market ($M) by Reinforcement Type (2017-2022)
Figure 3.33: Trends of the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Reinforcement Type (2011-2016)
Figure 3.34: Forecast for the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Reinforcement Type (2017-2022)
Figure 3.35: Trends and Forecast for the Global CFT Market for Carbon Fiber
Reinforcement Type (2011-2022)
Figure 3.36: Trends and Forecast for the Global CFT Market for Glass Fiber
Reinforcement Type (2011-2022)
Figure 3.37: Trends and Forecast for the Global CFT Market for Other Reinforcement
Types (2011-2022)
Figure 3.38: Trends of the Global CFT Market ($M) by Resin Type (2011-2016)
Figure 3.39: Forecast for the Global CFT Market ($M) by Resin Type (2017-2022)
Figure 3.40: Trends of the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Resin Type (2011-2016)
Figure 3.41: Forecast for the Global CFT Market (M lbs) by Resin Type (2017-2022)
Figure 3.42: Trends and Forecast for PP Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.43: Trends and Forecast for PA Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.44: Trends and Forecast for PPS Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.45: Trends and Forecast for PEI Resin Type in the Global CFT (2011-2022)
Figure 3.46: Trends and Forecast for PEEK Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.47: Trends and Forecast for PEKK Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2022)
Figure 3.48: Trends and Forecast for Other Resin Types in the Global CFT Market (2011-2022)
Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis
Figure 4.1: Market Share Analysis of the Global CFT Market in 2016 (Total Market Size:$200.2 M)
Figure 4.2: Global CFT Market: Top Five Players Market Share Analysis in 2016 (Total
Market Size: $200.2 M)
Figure 4.3: Geographical Footprint of Competitors in Global CFT Market
Figure 4.4: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of Continuous Fiber Thermoplastic Industry
Chapter 5. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
Figure 5.1: Growth Trend of Application of Thermoplastics in Airbus
Figure 5.2: Applications and Material Breakdown for Airbus 350 XWB
Figure 5.3: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by End Use Industries
Figure 5.4: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Material Form
Figure 5.5: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Use Temperature
Figure 5.6: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Reinforcement Type
Figure 5.7: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Resin Type
Figure 5.8: Growth Opportunities for the Global CFT Market by Region Type
Figure 5.9: Airbus A400M Atlas Military Transport Aircraft
Figure 5.10: Car Seat Shell - Opel Astra
Figure 5.11: Fiberflex-11 Composite Pressure Pipe
Figure 5.12: Horizontal Tailplane for AusgtaWestland AW169 Helicopter
Figure 5.13: Emerging Trends in Global CFT Market
Figure 5.14: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitor in the Global CFT Market during thelast three years
Figure 5.15: Major Capacity Expansion by Major Players
Chapter 6. Company Profiles of Leading Players
Figure 6.1: Major Plant Locations of TenCate CFT Business
Figure 6.2: Headquarter Location of Cytec CFT Business
Figure 6.3: Major Plant Locations of Bond-Laminates CFT Business
Figure 6.4: Major Plant Locations of Polystrand CFT Business
Figure 6.5: Headquarter Location of AXIA Materials CFT Business
List of Tables
Chapter 1. Executive Summary
Table 1.1: CFT Market Parameters and Attributes – Material Perspective
Table 1.2: CFT Market Parameters and Attributes – End Product Market Perspective
Chapter 2. Global CFT Market Dynamics
Table 2.1: Performance Comparison of Key Thermoplastic Resins
Table 2.2: Property Data for Key Thermoplastic Resins
Table 2.3: Property Data for Key Thermoplastic Resins (continued)
Table 2.4: Price Range of Different Thermoplastic Resins
Table 2.5: Property Data for Reinforcement
Table 2.6: Property Data for CFT (Glass Fiber Reinforced Semi-Finished Thermoplastic
Composite Materials)
Table 2.7: Property Data for CFT (Semi-Finished Unidirectional ThermoplasticComposites)
Table 2.8: Features and Applications: Temperature Range and Toughness of APC
Table 2.9: Application, Processing Methods and Forms of CFT Materials
Table 2.10: Properties of TEPEX (Carbon/PA 66) Materials
Table 2.11: Twintex PP Matrix and Glass Fiber Weight Contain
Table 2.12: Price Range of CFT Available in Market and Their Suppliers
Table 2.13: Growth Drivers for CFT with Short, Medium, and Long-Term Scenarios
Table 2.14: Growth Deflators for CFT with Cause, Effect, and Impact Analysis
Chapter 3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2010 to 2021
Table 3.1: Automotive Components Made with CFT Material
Table 3.2: Market Trends of the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.3: Market Trends of the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.4: Market Size and CAGR of End Use Industries in the Global CFT Market byValue (2011-2016)
Table 3.5: Market Size and CAGR of End Use Industries in the Global CFT Market byValue (2017-2022)
Table 3.6: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industry of the Global CFT Marketby Volume (2011-2016)
Table 3.7: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industry of the Global CFT Marketby Volume (2017-2022)
Table 3.8: Market Trends of Aerospace and Defense End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2016)
Table 3.10: Market Trends of Transportation End Use Industry in the Global CFT Market(2011-2016)
Table 3.11: Market Forecast for Transportation End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket (2017-2022)
Table 3.12: Market Trends of Sporting Goods Market in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.13: Market Forecast for Sporting Goods in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.14: Market Trends of Industrial Market in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.15: Market Forecast for Industrial Market in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.16: Market Trends of Miscellaneous End Use Industry in the Global CFT Market(2011-2016)
Table 3.17: Market Forecast for Miscellaneous End Use Industry in the Global CFTMarket (2017-2022)
Table 3.18: Market Size and CAGR of Material Form in the Global CFT Market by Value(2011-2016)
Table 3.19: Market Size and CAGR of Material Form in the Global CFT Market by Value(2017-2022)
Table 3.20: Market Size and CAGR of Various Material Form of the Global CFT Marketby Volume (2011-2016)
Table 3.21: Market Size and CAGR of Various Material Form of the Global CFT Marketby Volume (2017-2022)
Table 3.22: Market Trends of Prepreg (Fabric) Material Form in the Global CFT Market(2011-2016)
Table 3.23: Market Forecast for Prepreg (Fabric) Material Form in the Global CFT Market(2017-2022)
Table 3.24: Market Trends of Commingled Fiber and Fabric Material Form in the GlobalCFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.25: Market Forecast for Commingled Fiber and Fabric Material Form in theGlobal CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.26: Market Trends of UD Tape Material Form in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.27: Market Forecast for UD Tape Material Form in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.28: Market Trends of Pultruded Laminate Material Form in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2016)
Table 3.29: Market Forecast for Pultruded Laminate Material Form in the Global CFTMarket (2017-2022)
Table 3.30: Market Size and CAGR of Use Temperature in the Global CFT Market byValue (2011-2016)
Table 3.31: Market Size and CAGR of Use Temperature in the Global CFT Market byValue (2017-2022)
Table 3.32: Market Size and CAGR of Different Use Temperature of the Global CFTMarket by Volume (2011-2016)
Table 3.33: Market Size and CAGR of Different Use Temperatures of the Global CFTMarket by Volume (2017-2022)
Table 3.34: Market Trends of High Temperature CFT in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.35: Market Forecast for High Temperature CFT in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.36: Market Trends of Low Temperature CFT in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.37: Market Forecast for Low Temperature CFT in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.38: Market Size and CAGR by Reinforcement Type in the Global CFT Market byValue (2011-2016)
Table 3.39: Market Size and CAGR by Reinforcement Type in the Global CFT Market byValue (2017-2022)
Table 3.40: Market Size and CAGR of Various Reinforcement Types of the Global CFTMarket by Volume (2011-2016)
Table 3.41: Market Size and CAGR of Various Reinforcement Types of the Global CFTMarket by Volume (2017-2022)
Table 3.42: Market Trends of Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Type in the Global CFTMarket (2011-2016)
Table 3.43: Market Forecast for Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Type in the Global CFTMarket (2017-2022)
Table 3.44: Market Trends of Glass Fiber Reinforcement Type in the Global CFT Market(2011-2016)
Table 3.45: Market Forecast for Glass Fiber Reinforcement Type in the Global CFTMarket (2017-2022)
Table 3.46: Market Trends of Other Reinforcement Types in the Global CFT Market(2011-2016)
Table 3.47: Market Forecast for Other Reinforcement Types in the Global CFT Market(2017-2022)
Table 3.48: Market Size and CAGR by Resin Type in the Global CFT Market by Value(2011-2016)
Table 3.49: Market Size and CAGR by Resin Type in the Global CFT Market by Value(2017-2022)
Table 3.50: Market Size and CAGR of Various Resin Types of the Global CFT Market byVolume (2011-2016)
Table 3.51: Market Size and CAGR of Various Resin Types of the Global CFT Market byVolume (2017-2022)
Table 3.52: Market Trends of PP Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.53: Market Forecast for PP Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.54: Market Trends of PA Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.55: Market Forecast for PA Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.56: Market Trends of PPS Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.57: Market Forecast for PPS Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.58: Market Trends of PEI Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.59: Market Forecast for PEI Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.60: Market Trends of PEEK Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.61: Market Forecast for PEEK Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.62: Market Trends of PEKK Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.63: Market Forecast for PEKK Resin Type in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Table 3.64: Market Trends of Other Resin Types in the Global CFT Market (2011-2016)
Table 3.65: Market Forecast for Other Resin Types in the Global CFT Market (2017-2022)
Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis
Table 4.1: Mapping of Major CFT Suppliers based on Markets Served
Table 4.2: Industry-wide CFT Product Map based on Resin Type
Table 4.3: Industry-wide CFT Product Map Based on Fiber Type
Table 4.4: Rankings of Suppliers Based on CFT Revenue
Table 4.5: Ranking of Leaders in Industrial, Aerospace, and Industrial
Table 4.6: Operational Integration of CFT Suppliers
Chapter 5. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
Table 5.1: New Product Launches by Major CFT Producers (2011-2016)
Table 5.2: Certification and Licenses Acquired by Major Competitors in the Global CFTMarket
Table 5.3: CFT Applications in Different Markets

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