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Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) Market by Grade (Optical and General Purpose), Form (Extruded, Cast Acrylic, Pellets, and Beads), and Application (Signs & Displays, Construction, Automotive, Lighting Fixtures and Electronics) - Global Trends & Forecasts to

Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) Market by Grade (Optical and General Purpose), Form (Extruded, Cast Acrylic, Pellets, and Beads), and Application (Signs & Displays, Construction, Automotive, Lighting Fixtures and Electronics) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2021

The market size of PMMA was USD 4.20 billion in 2015 and is projected to reach USD 5.56 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 4.7% between 2016 and 2021. The market is largely driven by the increased demand from end-use industries. In addition, the rising demand for high quality thermoplastics increases the demand of PMMA, globally.

“Electronics, the fastest-growing application of PMMA”
PMMA-based products form a major part of the electronics industry due to its optical properties, strength, structural stability, durability, and resistance to chemical and weathering among others, making them suitable for various applications. They are widely used in LED screens, LCD screens, appliances parts & accessories, and cover panels. Rising demands for electronic devices in Asia-Pacific are expected to boost the market for PMMA in the electronics segment.

“Asia-Pacific to dominate the market during the forecast period”
The rising demand for high quality plastics is driving the market for PMMA in Asia-Pacific. The market in the region is mainly driven by the increased demand from China and India, where China is the largest market. The major end-use industries, namely, automotive and electronics are gaining momentum in the region, which is increasing the demand of PMMA. Furthermore, the rising demand from the construction industry is estimated to boost the market for PMMA in the region.

In the process of determining and verifying the market size for the several segments and subsegments gathered through secondary research, extensive primary interviews have been conducted as follows:
By Company Type: Tier 1 (37%), Tier 2 (50%), and Tier 3 (13%).
By Designation: C-level (50%), Director Level (31%), and Others (19%)
By Region: North America (28%), Europe (33%), Asia-Pacific (22%), Latin America (11%), and the Middle East & Africa (6%).

Various key players profiled in the report include Arkema SA (France), Evonik Industries AG (Germany), Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd. (Japan), Saudi Arabia Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) (Saudi Arabia), Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. (Japan), Asahi Kasei Corporation (Japan), Chi Mei Corporation (Taiwan), GEHR Plastics, Inc. (Germany), and Kolon Industries Inc. (South Korea).

Reasons to buy this report:
This research report is focused on various levels of analysis—industry trends, market share analysis of the key players, supply chain analysis, and company profiles, which together comprise and discuss the overall views on the competitive landscape; emerging and high-growth segments of the PMMA market; high-growth regions; and market drivers, restraints, and opportunities.

The report provides insights on the following:
Market Penetration: Comprehensive information on PMMA offered by the key players in the global PMMA market

Product Development/Innovation: Detailed insights on upcoming technologies, R&D activities, and new product launches in the PMMA market

Market Development: Comprehensive information about lucrative emerging markets-the report analyzes the market for PMMA in various regions

Market Diversification: Exhaustive information about new products, untapped regions, recent developments, and investments in the global PMMA market

Competitive Assessment: In-depth assessment of market shares, strategies, products, and manufacturing capabilities of the leading players in the PMMA market


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • SCOPE OF THE STUDY
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES FOR PMMA MARKET
    • PMMA MARKET GROWTH, BY REGION (2016-2021)
    • PMMA MARKET IN ASIA-PACIFIC, 2015
    • PMMA MARKET ATTRACTIVENESS, 2015
    • PMMA MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2015
    • LIFECYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • PMMA MARKET, BY GRADE
      • PMMA MARKET, BY FORM
      • PMMA MARKET, BY APPLICATION
      • PMMA MARKET, BY REGION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
  • PMMA MARKET, BY GRADE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • PROMINENT USE IN LED MAKES OPTICAL GRADE PMMA THE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET
        • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • GENERAL PURPOSE GRADE
      • WIDE RANGE OF APPLICATIONS
    • OPTICAL GRADE
      • ADVANTAGE OF TRANSLUCENCY OFFERS UTILIZATION IN MANY APPLICATIONS
      • HIGHER PRICE MAKES OPTICAL GRADE THE LARGEST MARKET IN TERMS OF VALUE
  • PMMA MARKET, BY FORM
    • INTRODUCTION
      • SUBSTITUTE OF GLASS
      • PMMA MOSTLY CONSUMED IN EXTRUDED SHEET FORM
        • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • EXTRUDED SHEET
      • MOST PREFERRED TECHNOLOGY
      • SUITABLE FOR INTRICATE SHAPE APPLICATIONS
    • CAST ACRYLIC SHEET
      • OFFERS BETTER SURFACE FINISH
      • OPTICAL CLARITY TO DRIVE DEMAND
    • PELLETS
      • USAGE IN LENSES AND LAMPS
      • GROWTH SUPPORTED BY AUTOMOBILE SECTOR
    • BEADS
      • PRODUCED THROUGH SUSPENSION POLYMERIZATION
  • PMMA MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table PMMA: USAGE IN DIFFERENT APPLICATION
      • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • SIGNS & DISPLAYS
      • SIGNAGE
      • DISPLAY BOARDS
      • POINT OF SALE BOARDS
    • CONSTRUCTION
      • BARRIERS
      • FLOORING
      • PAINTS & COATINGS
    • AUTOMOTIVE
      • BODY PARTS
      • ACCESSORIES
    • ELECTRONICS
      • MOBILE PHONES, TABLETS AND LCD SCREENS
    • LIGHTING FIXTURES
      • LIGHT GUIDE PANELS
      • SOLAR EQUIPMENT
    • OTHERS
  • PMMA MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table JAPAN: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table INDIA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND
        • Table AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • MALAYSIA
        • Table MALAYSIA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table MALAYSIA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table ITALY: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SPAIN: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table CANADA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table MEXICO: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • LATIN AMERICA
      • Table LATIN AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table LATIN AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table LATIN AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table LATIN AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table BRAZIL: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table ARGENTINA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF LATIN AMERICA
        • Table REST OF LATIN AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF LATIN AMERICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • IRAN
        • Table IRAN: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table IRAN: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: PMMA MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING
      • Table BRAND INFLUENCE ON THE PMMA MARKET
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATIONS AND TRENDS
      • EXPANSION
        • Table EXPANSION, 2014-2016
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH, 2014-2016
      • AGREEMENT
        • Table AGREEMENT, 2014-2016
      • JOINT VENTURE
        • Table JOINT VENTURE, 2014-2016
      • PARTNERSHIP
        • Table PARTNERSHIP, 2014-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • ARKEMA SA
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • EVONIK INDUSTRIES AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • MITSUBISHI RAYON CO., LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SAUDI ARABIA BASIC INDUSTRIES CORPORATION (SABIC)
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ASAHI KASEI CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • CHI MEI CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • GEHR PLASTICS, INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • KOLON INDUSTRIES, INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • POLYCASA N.V.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • OTHER PLAYERS
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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