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Thermoplastic Composites Market by Product Type (SFRT, LFRT, GFRT, CFRT), by Fiber Type (Carbon Composite, Glass Composite, among others), by Application (Transportation, Aerospace & Defense, Electricals & Electronics, Consumer Goods, among others) and by

Thermoplastic Composites Market by Product Type (SFRT, LFRT, GFRT, CFRT), by Fiber Type (Carbon Composite, Glass Composite, among others), by Application (Transportation, Aerospace & Defense, Electricals & Electronics, Consumer Goods, among others) and by Region - Trends & Forecasts to 2020

The thermoplastic composites market size of end products in terms of value is projected to reach around $9.9 billion by 2020 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.5% between 2015 and 2020. Major market segments which are expected to drive this market are transportation, aerospace & defense, electrical & electronic, and consumer goods.

Agreements & partnerships and expansion of production capacity were the key strategies adopted by industry players to maintain growth in the thermoplastic composites market. The thermoplastic composites has wide industrial applications and new collaborations and agreements are paving the way for fulfilling the ever changing demand for new applications with better physical and mechanical properties. As a result of this, a diverse application base is developing for thermoplastic composites. Market players are focusing on signing new agreements with end-user companies especially in aerospace, automotive, industries that can meet the growing demand for thermoplastic composite.

The market demand for the use of thermoplastic composites is increasing across a wide spectrum of applications, and sustained growth is expected for thermoplastic composites in the electrical and electronics, transportation, and aerospace & defense industry segments over the next five years. Very fast part forming cycle time and high impact strength are boosting the penetration of thermoplastic in these applications.

The presence of emerging economies such as India and China are helping the thermoplastic composites market to grow in the Asia-Pacific region. The freeing up and privatization of the industry, and massive foreign investment combined with low costs are factors responsible for this growth. Growing environment concern and demand for high fuel efficient cars has led to an increase in demand for thermoplastic composites from the automotive Industry. China is the largest market for market automobiles activities in Asia-Pacific helping it to secure the top position in Asia-Pacific thermoplastic composites market.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
    • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY & PRICING
    • PACKAGE SIZE
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • MARKET SIZE
      • LIST OF SECONDARY SOURCES
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • MARKET SHARE ESTIMATION
      • KEY DATA FROM SECONDARY SOURCES
      • KEY DATA FROM PRIMARY SOURCES
      • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, (KT) & ($MILLION), 2013-2020
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE BY 2020, BY VALUE
    • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET-BY PRODUCT TYPE
    • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET, BY KEY APPLICATION
    • U.S. AND CHINA COMMAND MAJOR SHARE OF THE THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET
    • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE APPLICATION MARKET SHARE, BY VALUE
    • END-USER APPLICATION GROWTH MATRIX
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY TYPE OF FIBER REINFORCEMENTS
      • BY APPLICATION TYPE
      • BY PRODUCT TYPE
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
        • Table IMPACT ANALYSIS OF DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
        • Table IMPACT ANALYSIS OF RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
        • Table IMPACT ANALYSIS OF OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
        • Table IMPACT ANALYSIS OF CHALLENGES
    • BURNING ISSUES
      • NEED FOR LOW COST MATERIAL AND TECHNOLOGIES
    • WINNING IMPERATIVES
      • PARTNERSHIPS AND COLLABORATIONS TO TARGET DIFFERENT ENDUSER APPLICATION
      • NEW PRODUCTION CAPACITY EXPANSION
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • RAW MATERIAL ANALYSIS
      • RAW MATERIAL ANALYSIS OF GLASS FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE
      • RAW MATERIAL ANALYSIS OF CARBON FIBER THERMOPLASTIC
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT FROM NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
  • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • SHORT FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC
      • Table SHORT FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table SHORT FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • LONG FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC
      • Table LONG FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table LONG FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • GLASS MAT REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC
      • Table GLASS MAT THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table GLASS MAT THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • CONTINUOUS FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC
      • Table CONTINUOUS FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table CONTINUOUS FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
  • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET, BY FIBER TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE OF FIBER REINFORCEMENT, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE OF FIBER REINFORCEMENT, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • GLASS FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE
      • Table GLASS FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table GLASS FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • CARBON FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE
      • Table CARBON FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table CARBON FIBER THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020(KILOTON)
  • THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • TRANSPORTATION
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET IN TRANSPORTATION APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET IN TRANSPORTATION APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2020 (KILOTON)
    • E&E AND CONSUMER GOODS
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET IN E&E AND CONSUMER GOODS APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2015-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET IN E&E AND CONSUMER GOODS APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2013-2020(KILOTON)
    • AEROSPACE & DEFENSE
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET IN AEROSPACE & DEFENSE APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET IN AEROSPACE & DEFENSE APPLICATION, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
  • REGIONAL ANALYSIS
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
      • Table THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • BY APPLICATION
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY PRODUCT TYPE
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY COUNTRY
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table U.S.: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • EUROPE
      • BY APPLICATION
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY PRODUCT
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY COUNTRY
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table EUROPE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table GERMANY: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table FRANCE: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table U.K.: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • BY APPLICATION
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY PRODUCT
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY COUNTRY
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table CHINA: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
    • REST OF THE WORLD (ROW)
      • BY APPLICATION
        • Table ROW: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ROW: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY PRODUCT
        • Table ROW: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ROW: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
      • BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE
        • Table ROW: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 ($MILLION)
        • Table ROW: THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITE MARKET SIZE, BY FIBER REINFORCEMENT TYPE, 2013-2020 (KILOTON)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • AGREEMENTS/PARTNERSHIPS/COLLABORATIONS ARE THE MOST POPULAR GROWTH STRATEGIES
    • YEARLY MARKET DEVELOPMENTS MATRIX: 2014 WITNESSED MAXIMUM DEVELOPMENT
    • CELANESE CORPORATION IS THE MOST ACTIVE PARTICIPANT
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATIONS & TRENDS
      • AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, AND COLLABORATIONS
        • Table AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, AND COLLABORATIONS, (2011-2015)
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, (2011-2015)
      • INVESTMENTS & EXPANSIONS
        • Table EXPANSIONS, (2011-2015)
      • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
        • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, (2011-2015)
  • COMPANY PROFILE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • CELANESE CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ROYAL DSM N.V.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ROYAL TEN CATE N.V.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SABIC
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • TEIJIN LIMITED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • LANXESS AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CYTEC INDUSTRIES INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BASF SE
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SOLVAY S.A.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & THEIR DESCRIPTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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