Advanced Materials

Market research reports provide in-depth analysis of technical products and services related to semiconductor fabrication materials, ceramics, glass, composites, and various materials used in high-technology processing.

Date of Publication: Jan 26, 2016
Research Reviews provide market professionals with concise market coverage within a specific research category. These Research Reviews include portions of several market research reports that were published in 2015, and are an efficient way for market professionals to keep up with the general market developments of 2015.

Date of Publication: Jan 20, 2016

The global market for lithium batteries totaled $5.9 billion in 2010. The market should reach $10.6 billion in 2015 and $13.3 billion in 2020, demonstrating a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.5% from 2015 to 2020. Market segments are defined, leading global companies are identified and the markets analyzed (including a five-year market projection). Lithium battery companies are identified and profiled. Each profile includes points of contact and a discussion of structure, description and activity.

Date of Publication: Jan 12, 2016

This report provides: An industry overview of ceramic coatings delivered by thermal spray, physical vapor deposition (PVD), chemical vapor deposition (CVD) and other techniques, including spraying/dipping, sol gel, micro-oxidation, packed diffusion, ionic beam surface treatment and laser-assisted techniques; Information regarding the current size and future growth of the markets for ceramic thermal spray, PVD, CVD and other coatings services; Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2014, estimates for 2015, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2020.

Date of Publication: Jan 5, 2016
Worldwide demand for battery materials is forecast to rise 8.3 percent per year to $46.8 billion in 2019. Continued growth in portable electronics and change in the global motor vehicle industry will not only have a strong impact on the types of battery materials being consumed, but also drive strong growth in battery materials demand in developing countries. The strongest growth will be posted in the Asia/Pacific region, as China further solidifies its position as the largest producer of batteries in the world. Other countries in the region, including South Korea and India, will also register strong growth in demand for battery materials.

Date of Publication: Dec 14, 2015
Electrochromic Glass Becoming a $3 Billion Market by 2020. Electrochromic (EC) glass has built up an established niche market for automotive mirrors, but latest analysis underscores the attractive revenue opportunities for EC glass in smart windows in both architecture and transportation. Much of the revenue generation will come from the mature sector of self-dimming auto mirrors, but the real growth opportunities will be in smart windows for buildings and vehicles, as well as potentially new applications such as lenses for mobile devices.

Date of Publication: Aug 3, 2015

This market research study analyzes the global markets for both AC plastic film and DC plastic film capacitors. For AC film capacitors the study focuses on the global value of demand for small and large can polypropylene dielectric plastic film capacitors, including both dry and oil-filled designs for use in electrical systems (power transmission and distribution capacitors; motor run capacitors, industrial drive capacitors; renewable energy capacitors; power film capacitors; microwave oven capacitors, magnetic ballast capacitors, and specialty power film capacitors. The second part of the study focuses on DC film capacitors for printed circuit board applications in power supply, lighting ballast, and consumer AV applications, and includes value and volume of demand for 5 mm pitch PET film capacitors; AC & Pulse film capacitors, interference suppression film capacitors and PPS, PEN and PET film chip capacitors; as well as specialty film capacitors for consumption in high temperature electronics.

Date of Publication: Jan 12, 2016

This report provides an overview of the global markets for electronic chemicals and materials, covering the entire range of chemicals and materials that are used in the fabrication of ICs and PCBs. The global electronic chemicals and materials market was nearly $22.0 billion in 2014. The market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.9% from $22.9 billion in 2015 to $30.5 billion by 2020.