Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films

Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Nov 16, 2015, 174 Pages
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Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films in US$ Million. The Global market is further analyzed by the following Film Types: Diffuser Film, Multi-Function Prism, Normal Prism, Reflective Polarizers, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for Taiwan, South Korea, China, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 62 companies including many key and niche players such as -

3M Company
Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
DuPont
EFUN Technology Co. Ltd.
Fusion Optix, Inc.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3
       Diffuser Film                                                    I-4
       Normal Prism Sheet                                               I-4
       Multi-Functional Prism Sheet                                     I-4
       Reflective Polarizing Film or Polarization Recycling Film (DBEF) I-4
       Other Types of BELM Films                                        I-5
        Reverse Prism Film                                              I-5
        Micro-Lens Film                                                 I-5


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      A Prelude                                                         II-1
      BELM Films Light Up Display Panels Landscape                      II-1
      Stable Economic Outlook Offers Opportunities for Market Growth    II-2
       Table 1: GDP Growth in Select World Economies (2013-2016)
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-3
      Market Outlook                                                    II-4
      Competitive Scenario                                              II-4
       Table 2: Leading Players in the Global Large Area LCD Prism
       Sheet Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Shipments
       for 3M, EFUN, LG Chem, MNTech, and Others (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-4

       Table 3: Leading Players in the Global LCD Backlight Films
       Market for Monitors (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of
       Shipments for 3M, EFUN, MNTech, Shinwha, and Others (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-5

       Table 4: Leading Players in the Global LCD Backlight Film
       Market for Notebooks (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of
       Shipments for 3M, EFUN, Gamma, MNTech, U-Bright, and Others
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-5

  2. MARKET TRENDS & GROWTH DRIVERS                                     II-6
      Reflective Polarizer Film: The Leading BELM Film Type             II-6
       High Cost Reflective Polarizers Being Replaced with Alternatives II-6
      Normal Prism Film Sees Decline in Overall Share                   II-6
      Multi-Functional Prism Exhibits Rapid Growth                      II-7
      Diffuser Film: A Major Product Category                           II-7
      Increased R&D Focus to Enhance Market Prospects                   II-7
      Market to Benefit from Upward Momentum in Notebook Sales          II-8
      Growing Smartphones Sales Augurs Well for Market Growth           II-8
       Increased Demand for TFT-LCDs in Low-End Smartphones             II-9
        Table 5: Global Mobile Phone Display Market (2014 & 2020):
        Percentage Share Breakdown of Investments by Display
        Technology (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                 II-10
      Sustained Demand for LCD TVs to Underpin Volume Growth            II-10
       Table 6: Global Large-Sized TFT-LCD Displays Market (2014):
       Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Shipments by End-Use
       Application (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                 II-11
       Brightness Enhancement Films Facilitate Compliance with TV
        Energy Regulations                                              II-11
        Table 7: Compliance Specifications for ENERGY STAR and EU
        Energy Labels (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              II-12

  3. MARKET DYNAMICS                                                    II-13
      Flat Panel Displays Industry: An Insight                          II-13
       Table 8: Global Flat Panel Displays (FPD) Market by
       Technology (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales
       for AMOLED, TFT-LCD, and Others (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-13
      Optical Films Market: An Overview                                 II-13
       Table 9: Global Optical Film Market by Film Type (2014):
       Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Backlight
       Films and Polarizer Films (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-14
      BLU: The Most Expensive Component of LCD Display                  II-14
       Table 10: Breakdown of Cost Structure for 32" LCD TV Display
       by Component: 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          II-15

       Table 11: Breakdown of Cost Structure for Large Area 40-42”
       LCD Display by Component: 2014 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-15
      LED Steadily Gaining Foothold in the Backlight Unit Landscape     II-15
       Table 12: Global High-Brightness LED - Backlighting Leads
       Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by
       Application (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                 II-16
      ‘Greener’ LEDs Overshadow CCFLs in Notebook Backlights            II-17
      Price Downslides to Illuminate LED Backlight Market               II-17
      Component Deficit Affects LED BLU Market                          II-17

  4. BACKLIGHT UNIT (BLU): INTRODUCTION AND COMPONENTS                  II-18
      Backlight Unit (BLU): An Introduction                             II-18
      Components of a Typical BLU                                       II-18
      Light Sources for LCD Backlights                                  II-19
      Types of BackLight Units                                          II-20
       Edge Lighting BLU                                                II-20
        Components of Edge Lighting BLUs                                II-21
       Bottom Lighting BLU                                              II-21
      Brightness and Luminance Uniformity: Critical Performance Indices II-22
      Optical Inefficiencies Affect Display Performance                 II-22
      LEDs & OLEDs - High Potential as Backlight Units in LCDs          II-22
       Key Statistical Data                                             II-23
        Table 13: Global LED BLU Market (2014): Percentage Share
        Breakdown of Volume Shipments by Application (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-23

        Table 14: Global LED BLU Market (2014): Percentage Share
        Breakdown of Value Shipments by Application (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-23

        Table 15: BLU Demand in Monitors by Country (2014):
        Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for China, South
        Korea, and Taiwan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          II-24

        Table 16: Leading Players in the Global BLU Optical Film
        Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for
        Gamma, LG, MNTech, Shinwha, U-Bright and Others (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-24

        Table 17: Leading Players in the Global Small & Medium Size
        BLU Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales
        for e-Litecom, NMB, Omron, and Others (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-24

  5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-25
      Optical Films: An Overview                                        II-25
      Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films - An Introduction   II-25
      Types of Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films            II-25
       Diffuser Film                                                    II-25
       Normal Prism Sheet                                               II-25
       Multi-Functional Prism Sheet                                     II-26
       Reflective Polarizing Film or Polarization Recycling Film (DBEF) II-26
       Other Types of BELM Films                                        II-27
        Reverse Prism Film                                              II-27
        Micro-Lens Film                                                 II-27
      End-Use Overview                                                  II-27
       Mobile Phone Displays                                            II-27
       Notebooks                                                        II-27
       Monitors                                                         II-27
       LCD TV                                                           II-28
      3M’s Product Suite of Brightness Enhancement Light Management
       Films                                                            II-28

  6. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS                                  II-30
      DNP Develops High-Luminance Color Resist for LCD Color Filters    II-30
      Hisense Introduces 4K ULED H10 Series Curved Smart TV with 3M™
       QDEF Technology                                                  II-30
      GDS Introduces EnerColor™                                         II-30

  7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-31
      Cheil Industries and Samsung C&T Merge                            II-31
      Nitto Denko to Establish New Global Marketing Center              II-31
      LG Chem to Expand TFT-LCD Polarizer Production Capacity           II-31
      3M Establishes Display Materials and Systems Division             II-31
      ASUS Selects 3M™ QDEF Technology                                  II-31
      Nitto Denko Establishes Nitto Innovations in Silicon Valley       II-31

  8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS                                            II-32
      3M Company (US)                                                   II-32
      Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (Japan)                             II-32
      DuPont (US)                                                       II-32
      EFUN Technology Co. Ltd. (Taiwan)                                 II-33
      Fusion Optix, Inc. (US)                                           II-33
      Gamma Optical Co., Ltd. (Taiwan)                                  II-33
      Kolon Industries, Inc. (South Korea)                              II-34
      LG Chem Ltd. (South Korea)                                        II-34
      LMS Co., Ltd. (South Korea)                                       II-34
      MNTech Co., Ltd. (South Korea)                                    II-35
      Nitto Denko Corp. (Japan)                                         II-35
      SABIC Innovative Plastics (US)                                    II-35
      Shinwha Intertek Corporation (South Korea)                        II-35
      SKC Haas Display Films (South Korea)                              II-36
      UBright Optronics Corporation (Taiwan)                            II-36
      Wah Hong Industrial Corporation (Taiwan)                          II-36
      WaveFront Technology, Inc. (US)                                   II-36
      ZEON Corporation (Japan)                                          II-37

  9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-38
      Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
      Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films by Geographic
      Region - Taiwan, South Korea, China and Rest of World Markets
      Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
      Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-38

      Table 19: World Historic Review for Brightness Enhancement
      Light Management Films by Geographic Region - Taiwan, South
      Korea, China and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
      with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
      2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         II-39

      Table 20: World 12-Year Perspective for Brightness Enhancement
      Light Management Film by Geographic Region - Percentage
      Breakdown of Revenues for Taiwan, South Korea, China and Rest
      of World Markets for Years 2009, 2015 & 2020 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-40

      Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
      Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films by Film Type -
      Diffuser Film, Multi-Function Prism, Normal Prism, Reflective
      Polarizers, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with
      Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
      (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                              II-41

      Table 22: World Historic Review for Brightness Enhancement
      Light Management Films by Film Type - Diffuser Film,
      Multi-Function Prism, Normal Prism, Reflective Polarizers, and
      Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in
      US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-42

      Table 23: World 12-Year Perspective for Brightness Enhancement
      Light Management Film by Film Type - Percentage Breakdown of
      Revenues for Diffuser Film, Multi-Function Prism, Normal
      Prism, Reflective Polarizers, and Others Markets for Years
      2009, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)            II-43


 III. MARKET

  1. TAIWAN                                                             III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        An Important Market for BELM Films                              III-1
        Corporate Development                                           III-1
        Key Players                                                     III-1
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-3
        Table 24: Taiwanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-3

        Table 25: Taiwanese Historic Review for Brightness
        Enhancement Light Management Films Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-4

  2. SOUTH KOREA                                                        III-5
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-5
        South Korea Leads the Global BELM Market                        III-5
        Korean Manufacturers’ Increased Focus on R&D to Enhance
         Market Prospects                                               III-5
        Corporate Development                                           III-5
        Key Players                                                     III-5
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-8
        Table 26: South Korean Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films
        Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
        Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-8

        Table 27: South Korean Historic Review for Brightness
        Enhancement Light Management Films Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-9

  3. CHINA                                                              III-10
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-10
        Growing Demand for LCD TVs, Notebooks & Smartphones Infuses
         Strength into BELM Market                                      III-10
        Product Launch                                                  III-10
        Corporate Development                                           III-10
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-11
        Table 28: China Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-11

        Table 29: China Historic Review for Brightness Enhancement
        Light Management Films Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues
        in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-12

  4. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-13
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-13
        Outlook                                                         III-13
        Japan: A Noteworthy Regional Market                             III-13
        Product Launches                                                III-13
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-14
        Key Players                                                     III-14
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-18
        Table 30: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Brightness Enhancement Light Management Films
        Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
        Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-18

        Table 31: Rest of World Historic Review for Brightness
        Enhancement Light Management Films Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-19


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 62 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 70)

     The United States (15)
     Japan (24)
     Europe (4)
     - Germany (2)
     - The United Kingdom (1)
     - Rest of Europe (1)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (27)
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