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
For business expansion, Lucintel’s report suggests innovation and new product development to
achieve higher mechanical performance, better performance at elevated temperature, and
improved flame, chemical and moisture resistance.
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needed to identify new growth opportunities and operate your business successfully in this market.
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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:
Aerospace & Defense
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by material form type:
Commingled Fiber and Fabric
Other - Pultruded Laminate
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by reinforcement type:
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by use temperature type:
Global continuous fiber thermoplastics market size by resin type:
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.