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Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry 2016-2021: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis, April 2016

Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry 2016-2021: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis, April 2016

According to a new market report published by automotive industry looks strong with opportunities in the passenger cars, light commercial vehicles.

Adhesives in the Chinese automotive industry are forecast to grow at a CAGR of 9 % from 2016 to2021. The major drivers of growth for this market are growth in the production of passenger cars andlight commercial vehicles, and increased demand for lightweight materials.

In this market, epoxy adhesives, polyurethane adhesives, acrylic adhesives, and other adhesives aresome of the major segments of automotive adhesives. On the basis of its comprehensive research,

Lucintel forecasts that the polyurethane adhesives and epoxy adhesives segment are expected to showabove average growth during the forecast period.

Within the Chinese automotive adhesives industry, the polyurethane adhesives segment is expected toremain as the largest market. Diverse applications of polyurethane adhesives in the automotive industryare expected to drive adhesives consumption, which would spur growth for this segment over theforecast period.

For market expansion, report suggests innovation and new product development, where the uniquefeatures of automotive adhesives can be capitalized. The report further suggests the development ofpartnerships with customers to create win-win situations and development of low-cost solutions forcustomers.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include increasing use ofcomposites and lightweight materials in automotive vehicles, increasing applications of two componentpolyurethane adhesives, development of new silicone-based electrically conductive adhesives inautomotive sensor applications, and development of fast cure and high temperature-resistantadhesives. Henkel AG & Co KGaA, 3M Company, The Dow Chemical Company, Sika AG, and H.B

Fuller are the major manufacturers of adhesives in the Chinese automotive industry. Some companiesare opting for merger & acquisition as strategic initiatives for driving growth.

Chinese automotive industry by product, vehicle, and application, and has come up with acomprehensive research report, “Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry2016-2021: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis” The Lucintel report serves as aspringboard for growth strategy, as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, keydrivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for adhesives in the Chinese automotive industrythrough 2021, segmented by product, vehicle, and application type as follows:

By Product ($ million from 2010 to 2021)

Epoxy Adhesives

Polyurethane Adhesives

Acrylic Adhesives

Other Adhesives

By Vehicle ($ million from 2010 to 2021)

Passenger Cars

Light Commercial Vehicles

By Application ($ million from 2010 to 2021)

Structural Components

Non-Structural Components

This report answers following 10 key questions:

Q. 1 What are some of the most promising, high-growth opportunities for adhesives in the Chineseautomotive industry by applications?

Q. 2 Which product segments will grow at a faster pace and why?

Q.3 What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges ofthe market?

Q.4 What are the business risks and competitive threats in this market?

Q.5 What are emerging trends in this market and reasons behind them?

Q.6 What are some changing demands of customers in the market?

Q.7 What are the new developments in the market? Which companies are leading thesedevelopments?

Q.8 Who are the major players in this market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented bykey players for business growth?

Q.9 What are some of the competitive products and processes in this area and how big of a threatdo they pose for loss of market share via materials / product substitution?

Q.10 What M & A activity has transpired in the last 5 years in this market and what is its impact onthe industry?

This unique report from Lucintel will provide you with valuable information, insights, and tools needed toidentify new growth opportunities and operate your business successfully in this market. This report willsave hundreds of hours of your own personal research time and will significantly benefit you inexpanding your business in this market. In today’s stringent economy, you need every advantage thatyou can find.

Features of This Report:

To make business, investment, and strategic decisions, you need timely, useful information. Thismarket report fulfills this core need and is an indispensable reference guide for multinational materialssuppliers, product manufacturers, investors, executives, distributors, and many more that operate in thismarket.

Some of the features of “Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry 2016-2021:

Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis” include:

Market size estimates: Adhesives in Chinese automotive industry size estimation in terms ofvolume (M lbs.) and value ($M) shipment.

Trend and forecast analysis: Adhesives in Chinese automotive industry trend (2010-2015) andforecast (2016-2021) by segment.

Segmentation analysis: Adhesives in Chinese automotive industry size by various producttypes such as epoxy, polyurethane, acrylic and others and by vehicle types such as lightcommercial vehicle and passenger car both in terms of volume and value shipment.

Growth opportunities: Analysis on growth opportunities in different applications.

Strategic analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, competitive landscape, andexpansion strategies of adhesives in Chinese automotive industry suppliers.

Emerging applications: Emerging applications of adhesives in Chinese automotive industry

Analysis of competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter’s Five Forces model.


1. Executive Summary
2. Industry Background and Classifications
2.1: Introduction
2.1.1: Applications of Adhesives in the Automotive Industry
2.1.2: Classification of Adhesives in the Automotive Industry by Product Type
2.1.3: Advantages of Adhesives Usage
2.1.4: Difficulties in Adhesives Usage
2.1.5: Comparison of Adhesives with Mechanical Fasteners (Substitutes)
2.2: Supply Chain
3. Market Trend and Forecast Analysis
3.1: Market Analysis 2015
3.1.1: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Value and Volume
3.2: Market Trends from 2010 to 2015
3.2.1: Macroeconomic Trends
3.2.2: Trends of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Value and Volume
3.2.3: External Forces Shaping the Chinese Automotive Adhesives Industry
3.2.4: Industry Drivers and Challenges
3.3: Market Forecast from 2016 to 2021
3.3.1: Macroeconomic Forecasts
3.3.2: Forecast for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Value and Volume
4. Competitor Analysis
4.1: Product Portfolio Analysis
4.2: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5. Growth Opportunity and Strategic Analysis
5.1: Growth Opportunity Analysis
5.2: Emerging Trends in the Chinese Automotive Adhesives Industry
5.3: Strategic Analysis
5.3.1: New Product Development
5.3.2: Expansion Strategy
5.4: Innovations in the Chinese Adhesives Industry for Automotive Applications
5.5: Mergers and Acquisitions in the Chinese Automotive Adhesives Industry
6. Company Profiles of Leading Players
List of Figures
Chapter 2. Industry Background and Classifications
Figure 2.1: Adhesive Applications in a Passenger Car
Figure 2.2: Adhesive Bonding in Car Construction
Figure 2.3: Adhesive Bonded Structural Composites for Car
Figure 2.4: Advantages or Benefits of Adhesive Usage
Figure 2.5: Supply Chain of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry
Chapter 3. Market Trend and Forecast Analysis
Figure 3.1: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) Distribution by Product Type in 2015
Figure 3.2: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Product Type in 2015
Figure 3.3: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) Distribution by Product Type in 2015
Figure 3.4: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Product Type in 2015
Figure 3.5: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) Distribution by Vehicle Type in 2015
Figure 3.6: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Vehicle Type in 2015
Figure 3.7: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry Distribution by Vehicle Type in 2015
Figure 3.8: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Vehicle Type in 2015
Figure 3.9: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) Distribution by Passenger Car Type in 2015
Figure 3.10: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Passenger Car Type in 2015
Figure 3.11: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry Distribution by Passenger Car Type in 2015
Figure 3.12: Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Passenger Car Type in 2015
Figure 3.13: Distribution of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Application Type in 2015
Figure 3.14: Distribution of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Application Type in 2015
Figure 3.15: Trends of the Chinese GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.16: Trends of the Chinese Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.17: Trends of the Chinese Inflation Rate
Figure 3.18: Trends of the China’s Per Capita Income
Figure 3.19: China’s Automotive Production from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.20: China’s Passenger Car Production from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.21: China’s Light Commercial Vehicle Production from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.22: Trend of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Vehicle Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.23: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Vehicle Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.24: Trend of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Vehicle Type
Figure 3.25: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Vehicle Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.26: Trend of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Product Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.27: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Product Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.28: Trend of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Product Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.29: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Product Type from 2010 to 2015
Figure 3.30: External Forces Shaping Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry
Figure 3.31: Drivers and Challenges of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Adhesive Industry
Figure 3.32: Forecast for the Chinese GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.33: Forecast for the Chinese Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.34: Forecast for the Chinese Inflation Rate
Figure 3.35: Forecast for the China’s Per Capita Income
Figure 3.36: Forecast for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Vehicle Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.37: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Vehicle Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.38: Forecast for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Vehicle Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.39: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Vehicle Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.40: Forecast for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Product Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.41: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Product Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.42: Forecast for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Product Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.43: CAGR for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Product Type from 2016 to 2021
Figure 3.44: Distribution of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry ($ Million) by Application Type in 2021
Figure 3.45: Distribution of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry (Million Pounds) by Application Type in 2021
Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis
Figure 4.1: Porter’s Five Forces Industry Analysis for the Chinese Automotive Adhesive Market
Chapter 5. Growth Opportunity and Strategic Analysis
Figure 5.1: Growth Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Vehicle Type
Figure 5.2: Growth Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Product Type
Figure 5.3: Emerging Trends in the Chinese Automotive Adhesive Industry
Figure 5.4: New Product Launches for Adhesives in Chinese Automotive Industry in 2015
Figure 5.5: New Product Launches for Adhesives in Chinese Automotive Industry in 2014
Figure 5.6: Company’s Strategic Areas for Focus
Figure 5.7: Capacity Expansion by Major Automotive Adhesives Players in China
Figure 5.9: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in 2015
Figure 5.10: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in 2014
Figure 5.11: YOY Comparison of Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in Adhesives in Chinese Automotive Industry
Figure 5.12: Analysis of Business expansion strategies of Competing Automotive Adhesives Suppliers: Ansoff Matrix
List of Tables
Chapter 1. Executive Summary
Table 1.1: Parameters and Attributes of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry
Chapter 2. Industry Background and Classifications
Table 2.1: Comparison of Properties between Different Adhesives Types
Table 2.2: Epoxy, Polyurethane, Acrylic, and Other Adhesives Applications in the Automotive Industry
Table 2.3: Advantages and Disadvantages of Adhesives by Product Type
Table 2.4: Comparison of Adhesives with Mechanical Fasteners (Substitutes)
Chapter 3. Market Trend and Forecast Analysis
Table 3.1: Trend of Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Value and Volume from 2010 to 2015
Table 3.2: Average Growth Rates for One, Three, and Five Years for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry in Terms of $ Shipment
Table 3.3: Market Size and 2014-2015 Growth Rates for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.4: Market Size and Annual Growth Rates during Last Five Years from 2010 to 2015 for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.5: Market Size and 2014-2015 Growth Rates for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment (Product Type) in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.6: Market Size and Annual Growth Rates from 2010 to 2015 for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment (Product Type) in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.7: Market Size and 2015-2016 Growth Rates for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.8: Market Size and Annual Growth Rates during Next Five Years from 2016 to 2021 for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.9: Market Size and 2015-2016 Growth Rates for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment (Product Type) in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Table 3.10: Market Size and Annual Growth Rates during Next Five Years from 2016 to 2021 for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry by Segment (Product Type) in Terms of Value and Volume Shipments
Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis
Table 4.1: Product Mapping of Adhesive Manufacturers in the Chinese Automotive Industry Based on Product Chemical Types
Chapter 5. Growth Opportunity and Strategic Analysis
Table 5.1: New Product Launches by Competing Adhesives Companies
Table 5.2: New Product Performance Benefits Rating by Lucintel
Table 5.3: Capability Enhancement Activities by Competitors (2011-2015)
Table 5.4: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in 2015
Table 5.5: Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in 2014
Table 5.6: Business Expansion by Major Automotive Adhesive Manufacturers (2011-2015)
Table 5.7: Strategic Activities Taken by Major Automotive Adhesive Manufacturers (2010-2015)
Table 5.8: Emerging Applications of Automotive Adhesives

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