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Silicone Gel Market by End-use Industry (Electrical & Electronics, Medical & Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Personal Care), and Region (North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, and South America) - Global Forecast to 2026

Silicone Gel Market by End-use Industry (Electrical & Electronics, Medical & Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Personal Care), and Region (North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, and South America) - Global Forecast to 2026

“Growth of electrical & electronics industry and increasing demand of silicone gel in various applications from other end-use industries are the factors fueling the silicone gel market, globally”
The market for silicone gel is projected to grow at a CAGR 6.9%, in terms of value, from 2016 to 2026. It is expected to reach USD 1.96 billion by 2026. The silicone gel market is growing as its demand is increasing in various applications such as adhesion, encapsulation, potting agent, and implant in electrical & electronics, medical & pharmaceutical, and cosmetics & personal care industries. Moreover, the rise of new applications such as comfort pads, protective skin coverings, and sealing applications in the medical, footwear, aerospace & defense, and agriculture industries is the major factor for the growing demand for silicone gels. High manufacturing cost is restricting the growth of the market. Fluctuation in raw material price is a major challenge for the silicone gel market.

“Electrical & Electronics: The largest and fastest-growing end-use industry of the silicone gel market”
The increasing applications of silicone gel and its key properties, such as hydrophobicity, high dielectric breakdown, and resistance to high and low temperatures enable it to be highly demanded in the electrical & electronics industry. The growth of electrical & electronics industry globally is also the major reason for the growing consumption of silicone gel in this industry. Silicone gel is also used in various applications of protective coating, encapsulation, and potting agent for sub-industries such as automotive electronics, LED lighting, HV insulation, and PV.

“Asia-Pacific: The fastest-growing market for silicone gels”
There is an increase in the demand for silicone gel applications, especially in the emerging markets of Asia-Pacific. In Asia-Pacific, India and China are gradually improving their standard of living, healthcare facilities, and infrastructure, which leads to the growing demand for silicone gel in this region. In addition, factors such as high demand from end-use industries, competitive manufacturing costs, and high economic growth rate are also driving the silicone gel market in the region. These factors are attracting companies to adopt investment and expansion strategies in this region. Market players are focusing on this region for a higher market share and to increase their profitability.

The information in this study has been validated through primary interviews conducted with various industry experts across the globe. These primary sources have been divided into three categories: by company type, by designation, and by region.
By Company Type: Tier 1 - 20%, Tier 2 - 32%, and Tier 3 - 48%
By Designation: C Level - 18%, D Level - 27%, and Others - 55%
By Region: Asia-Pacific - 41%, North America - 23%, Europe - 18%, South America - 12%, and Middle East & Africa - 6%

The report provides a comprehensive analysis of profiles of various companies, including:
Wacker Chemie AG (Germany)
Dow Corning (U.S.)
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (U.S.)
NuSil Technology LLC (U.S.)
Bluestar Silicones (France)
KCC Corporation (South Korea)
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd (Japan)
Gelest Inc. (U.S.)
ACC Silicones Ltd. (U.K)
Siltech Corporation (Canada)

Research Coverage:

The report provides detailed description of the end-use industries and applications associated with silicone gels. It provides qualitative and quantitative description about the end-use industries of silicone gels. Furthermore, the report also includes an in-depth competitive analysis of the key players in the market along with their company profiles, SWOT analysis, recent developments, and key market strategies.

Reasons to buy the report:

The report will help market leaders/new entrants in this market by providing them the closest approximations of the revenue for the overall silicone gel market and the subsegments. This report will help stakeholders to better understand the competitive landscape and gain more insights to better position their businesses and market strategies. The report will also help the stakeholders to understand the pulse of the market and provide them information on key market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • SCOPE OF THE MARKET
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • PACKAGE SIZE
    • LIMITATION
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTION
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE GLOBAL SILICONE GEL MARKET
    • SILICONE GEL MARKET GROWTH, BY END-USE INDUSTRIES
    • SILICONE GEL MARKET IN ASIA-PACIFIC, BY APPLICATION AND LEADING COUNTRY, 2015
    • SILICONE GEL MARKET ATTRACTIVENESS
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY END-USE INDUSTRY
        • Table MARKET SEGMENTATION OF SILICONE GEL, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
      • BY REGION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
  • SILICONE GEL MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (KILOTON)
    • ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS
      • AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRONICS
      • LED LIGHTING
      • HV INSULATION
      • PHOTOVOLTAIC(PV)
    • MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS
      • PROSTHETIC AND IMPLANT
      • SCAR TREATMENT AND WOUND CARE
      • PHARMACEUTICALS
      • OTHERS
    • COSMETICS & PERSONAL CARE
    • OTHERS
  • SILICONE GEL MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTON)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table CHINA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CHINA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table JAPAN: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table JAPAN: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table INDIA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table INDIA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table U.S.: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.S.: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table CANADA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CANADA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table MEXICO: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table MEXICO: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table GERMANY: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table GERMANY: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table FRANCE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table FRANCE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table U.K.: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table U.K.: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table ITALY: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table ITALY: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table RUSSIA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table RUSSIA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • TURKEY
        • Table TURKEY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table TURKEY: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table TURKEY: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • UAE
        • Table UAE: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table UAE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table UAE: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table BRAZIL: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table BRAZIL: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
      • REST OF SOUTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (USD MILLION)
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: SILICONE GEL MARKET SIZE, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2014-2026 (TON)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATIONS AND TRENDS
      • EXPANSIONS
        • Table EXPANSIONS: 2013-2016
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES: 2013-2016
      • INVESTMENTS & PARTNERSHIPS
        • Table INVESTMENTS & PARTNERSHIPS: 2013-2016
      • MERGERS
        • Table MERGERS: 2013-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • DOW CORNING CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • WACKER CHEMIE AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • MOMENTIVE PERFORMANCE MATERIALS INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BLUESTAR SILICONES (ELKEM GROUP)
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ACC SILICONES LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • GELEST INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • KCC CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • NUSIL TECHNOLOGY LLC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • SILTECH CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • OTHER MARKET PLAYERS
      • APPLIED SILICONE CORPORATION
      • HENKEL AG & CO.
      • NORTH COST MEDICAL INC.
      • NOVAGUARD SOLUTIONS
      • SILICONE SOLUTIONS
  • APPENDIX
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • AUTHOR DETAILS

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