Nanocomposites - Global Strategic Business Report

Nanocomposites - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jul 19, 2016, 193 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP1526

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nanocomposites in Million Pounds. The Global and the US markets are further analyzed by the following End-Use Segments: Construction, Electronics, Automotive, Aviation, Consumer Goods, Healthcare, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Europe, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-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 55 companies including many key and niche players such as -

3M
Arkema Group
BASF SE
Cabot Corporation
Cyclics Corporation

Nanocomposites - Global Strategic Business Report
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



 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. MARKET OVERVIEW                                                    II-1
      Developments in Novel Materials Research & Innovation Provides
       the Platform for Growth of Nanocomposites                        II-1
       Table 1: Rise in R&D Spending On Advanced Materials Expands
       the Playing Field of Nanocomposites: Global Breakdown of
       Industrial R&D Spending on Advanced Materials & Chemicals (In
       US$ Billion) for the Years 2014 & 2016 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-2
      Nanocomposites: Market Overview                                   II-2
      Key Market Trends & Drivers                                       II-4
       Strong Demand for Reinforced Plastics Fuels Interest in
        Nanofiller-Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposites                    II-4
        Table 2: With Reinforced Plastics Emerging as the Future of
        Plastics as Measured by the Robust Market for Carbon Fiber
        Reinforced Plastics (CFRP), Interest in
        Nanofiller-Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposites Explodes: World
        Market for CFRP (In 000 Metric Tons) by Application for the
        Years 2016 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          II-5
       Strong Focus on Efficient & Environment Friendly Packaging
        Fuels Opportunities for Nanocomposites                          II-6
        Table 3: Nanocomposites to Play a Major Role in the
        Packaging Industry’s Migration to Flexible Packaging
        Structures: World Market for Converted Flexible Packaging
        Materials (In 000 Metric Tons) by Material Type for the
        Years 2016 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          II-7
        Beverage Packaging: The Largest End-User of Nanocomposites
         in the Food Packaging Industry                                 II-8
         Table 4: Growing Beverage Consumption Spurs Opportunities
         for Nanocomposites in Beverage Packaging to Preserve the
         Organoleptic Quality of Beverages: Global Beverages Sales
         (in Billion Liters) for the Years 2014 through 2018
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           II-9
       Focus on Automotive Lightweighting Spurs Demand for
        Nanocomposite Plastic Component & Parts                         II-10
        Table 5: Growing Use of Plastics in Automobiles in Response
        to the Lightweighting Trend to Drive Strong Demand for
        Nanocomposite Reinforced Plastic Parts & Components:
        Percentage of Plastics in Total Vehicle Weight for the Years
        2000, 2010 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          II-11

        Table 6: Busy Automobile Assembly Line Expands the
        Addressable Opportunities for Nanocomposites in the OEM
        Market: Breakdown of Global Volume Production of Automobiles
        for the Years 2015, 2017 & 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-11
       Stringent Fire Safety Regulations & Growing Interest in Fire
        Proofing Chemicals Spur Opportunities for Nanocomposites as
         Flame Retardants                                               II-12
        Table 7: Growing Importance of Fire Proofing Structures &
        Materials & a Parallel Increase in Demand for Flame
        Retardant Chemicals to Expand Market Opportunities for
        Nanocomposites Based Flame Retardants: Global Consumption of
        Flame Retardant Chemicals In Million Tons for Years 2014,
        2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-13
       Tracing Opportunities for Nanocomposites in the Rapidly
        Evolving Field of Energy Storage                                II-13
        Table 8: Massive Growth in the Energy Storage Market to Spur
        Scientific Research of Polymer Nanocomposites in Energy
        Storage & Conversion in Lithium Batteries, Supercapacitors &
        Fuel Cells: Global Market for Energy Storage (In US$
        Billion) by Application Areas for the Years 2016, 2018 &
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       II-15
       Bionanocomposites to Witness Spectacular Gains in Biomedical
        Applications                                                    II-15
        Table 9: Potential Opportunities for Use in BioMEMS &
        Microsystems for Life Sciences Spurs R&D Interest in
        Nanocomposites: Global Market for BioMEMS and Microsystems
        for Life Sciences (In US$ Million) (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-17
       Demand for Innovative New Electronic Materials to Power Next
        Generation Electronics Spurs Strong Opportunities for
         Nanocomposites in the Electronics & Communications Industry    II-17
       Graphene Represents Bright Spot in Nanocomposites Market         II-18
      Challenges to Growth in the Market: A Review                      II-19
      Market Outlook                                                    II-19

  2. INNOVATIONS & ADVANCEMENTS                                         II-20
      Technology Innovations - Key to Future Growth                     II-20
      Polymer Nanocomposites: High Growth Potential                     II-20
      Cellulose Nanocomposites - An Emerging Technology                 II-21
      Research Institutions to Exploit New Applications and Techniques  II-21
      Advancements in Expansion of Polymer Nanocomposite Applications   II-22
       Anticorrosion Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites             II-22
       Polymer Nanocomposites with Self-healing Characteristic          II-22
       Nanocomposites for Additive Manufacturing                        II-22
      Commercialization: Future Growth Engine for Nanocomposites        II-22
      Focus on Select Research Innovations and Advancements in the
       field of Nanocomposites                                          II-23
       Nanoscience Holds Tremendous Potential to Offer Novel
        Nanocomposites                                                  II-23
       GaP Nanocomposites Exhibit Excellent Electrical and Optical
        Properties                                                      II-24
       Researchers Explore Mixed Oxides to Create Unique Nanocomposites II-24
       Starch Provides New Opportunities to Develop New Nanocomposites  II-25
       New Framework to Exploit Compelling Properties of Cellulose
        Nanocrystals                                                    II-25
       Novel Approach to Enable Quality-Control for Nanocomposites      II-26
       Researchers Discover New Properties of Nanocomposite Oxide
        Ceramics                                                        II-27
       Antibacterial Nanocomposite to Prevent Transmission of
        Infectious Diseases                                             II-28
       Thermally-Conducting Polymer Nanocomposites Offer New
        Opportunities for Device Makers                                 II-28
       Polymer Nanocomposites Represent Promising Candidates for
        Construction                                                    II-28
       Scientists Develop New Nanocomposites for Industrial
        Applications                                                    II-29
       Researchers Explore Nanocomposites to Support Bone Tissue
        Regeneration                                                    II-29
       Researchers Develop Nanocomposites with High Tensile Strength
        and Hardness                                                    II-30
       Zyvex Technologies Develops Arovex HT, a Second-Generation
        Nanocomposites Range                                            II-30
       Foster Launches Nano-reinforced Compounds, LoPro Plus™, for
        Catheters                                                       II-31
       New CNT-Cu Nanocomposite to Offer Superior Current Density       II-31
       WMG to Establish IINM to Support Production of Nanocomposites    II-32
       Foster Develops Nanoparticle-Reinforced Range of Polymer
        Products for the Medical Sector                                 II-32

  3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-34
      Nanotechnology                                                    II-34
      A Conceptual Definition                                           II-34
       What is Nanotechnology?                                          II-35
       Background                                                       II-35
       Leaving Conventional Size Behind                                 II-36
      Composites                                                        II-36
      Nanocomposites                                                    II-38
       History                                                          II-38
       Definition & Overview                                            II-38
       Operation & Functionality                                        II-39
      Challenges                                                        II-40
       Exfoliation and Orientation                                      II-40
       Compatibility and Reaggregation                                  II-40
      Production of Nanocomposites                                      II-41
       Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Composites               II-41
       Thermoplastic Based Nanocomposites                               II-42
       Nylon 6 Nanocomposites                                           II-42
       Clay Based Nanocomposites                                        II-42
       Thermoset-based Nanocomposites                                   II-43
       Challenges Confronting Nanocomposite Materials Production        II-43
      Forms of Nanocomposites                                           II-44
       Polymer Nanocomposites                                           II-44
       Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Nanocomposites                          II-45
       Intercalated Nanocomposites                                      II-45
       Exfoliated Nanocomposites                                        II-45
       Nano-Bio Composites                                              II-46
       Phenolic Nanocomposites                                          II-46
       Polyolefin Nanocomposites                                        II-46
       Polyvinyl Chloride Nanocomposites                                II-46
       Polyurethane Nanocomposites                                      II-47
       Unsaturated Polyester Nanocomposites                             II-47
       Nylon Nanocomposites                                             II-47
       Nanoparticle Nanocomposites                                      II-47
      Nanofillers                                                       II-48
       Carbon Nanotubes                                                 II-48
        Mechanical Properties                                           II-49
        Conductive Properties                                           II-49
        Chemical-Biochemical Properties                                 II-49
       Potential (and Real) Application                                 II-49
        Polymers                                                        II-49
        Energy                                                          II-50
        Nanoelectronics                                                 II-50
        Medical Applications                                            II-50
        Other Applications                                              II-50
       Nanoclays                                                        II-50
       Nanotalcs                                                        II-51
       Graphite Platelets                                               II-51
       Carbon Nanofibers                                                II-52
       Synthetic Clays                                                  II-52
       Natural Fibers (Hemp or Flax)                                    II-52
      Nanocomposite Materials - Application Areas                       II-52
       Nanocomposites in Electronics Manufacture                        II-53
       Use of Nanocomposites in the Food Packaging Industry             II-53
       Nanoclays for Reducing Solvent Transmission                      II-54
       Nanoclays for Haze Reduction & Transparency Improvement of Films II-54
       Polyamide-based Nanocomposites with Reduced Water Absorption
        Capability for Environmental Protection                         II-54
       Nanoclay Particles for Achieving Reduction in Flammability       II-54
       Nanocomposites in Body Armors                                    II-54
       Nanocomposites in MRIs                                           II-55
       Nanocomposites for Making Wind Turbines Efficient                II-55
       Nanocomposites for Clean Water                                   II-55
      Nanocomposite Hydrogels (NC Gels)                                 II-55
      Environmental Concerns/Health Hazards                             II-59

  4. END-USE SEGMENTS - AN OVERVIEW                                     II-60
      Packaging                                                         II-60
      Building & Construction                                           II-61
      Electronics & Electrical                                          II-61
      Automotive                                                        II-61
      Others                                                            II-62

  5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS                                            II-64
      3M (USA)                                                          II-64
      Arkema Group (France)                                             II-64
      BASF SE (Germany)                                                 II-65
      Cabot Corporation (USA)                                           II-65
      Cyclics Corporation (USA)                                         II-65
      DSM (USA)                                                         II-66
      Du Pont (E.I) De Nemours & Company (USA)                          II-66
      Elementis Specialties Inc. (USA)                                  II-67
      eSpin Technologies, Inc. (USA)                                    II-67
      Evonik Degussa GmbH (Germany)                                     II-67
      Foster Corporation (USA)                                          II-68
      Hybrid Plastics Inc (USA)                                         II-68
      Hyper-Therm High-Temperature Composites, Inc. (USA)               II-68
      Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (USA)                                   II-69
      Inframat Corporation (USA)                                        II-69
      InMat, Inc. (USA)                                                 II-69
      Nanocor Incorporated (USA)                                        II-70
      Nanocyl S.A. (Belgium)                                            II-70
      Nanophase Technologies Corporation (USA)                          II-71
      Nyacol Nano Technologies Incorporated (USA)                       II-71
      Powdermet, Inc. (USA)                                             II-71
      RTP Company (USA)                                                 II-72
      Showa Denko K.K. (Japan)                                          II-72
      TNO (The Netherlands)                                             II-73
      Unitika Ltd. (Japan)                                              II-73
      Zyvex Technologies (USA)                                          II-74

  6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-75
      Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
      Nanocomposites by Geographic Region - US, Europe, and Rest of
      World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption
      in Million Pounds for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-75

      Table 11: World Historic Review for Nanocomposites by
      Geographic Region - US, Europe, and Rest of World Markets
      Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million
      Pounds for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)                                                      II-76

      Table 12: World 14-Year Perspective for Nanocomposites by
      Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for
      US, Europe, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2016 &
      2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         II-77

      Table 13: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
      Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment - Construction, Electronics,
      Automotive, Aviation, Consumer Goods, Healthcare, and Others
      Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in
      Million Pounds for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-78

      Table 14: World Historic Review for Nanocomposites by End-Use
      Segment - Construction, Electronics, Automotive, Aviation,
      Consumer Goods, Healthcare, and Others Markets Independently
      Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years
      2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)            II-79

      Table 15: World 14-Year Perspective for Nanocomposites by
      End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for
      Construction, Electronics, Automotive, Aviation, Consumer
      Goods, Healthcare, and Others Markets for Years 2009, 2016 &
      2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         II-80



 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-1
        Demand for High-Priced Resins to Surge in the US                III-1
        Key Players                                                     III-1
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-9
        Table 16: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment - Construction,
        Electronics, Automotive, Aviation, Consumer Goods,
        Healthcare, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with
        Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2015 through
        2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-9

        Table 17: US Historic Review for Nanocomposites by End-Use
        Segment - Construction, Electronics, Automotive, Aviation,
        Consumer Goods, Healthcare, and Others Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years
        2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-10

        Table 18: US 14-Year Perspective for Nanocomposites by
        End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for
        Construction, Electronics, Automotive, Aviation, Consumer
        Goods, Healthcare, and Others Markets for Years 2009, 2016 &
        2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-11

  2. EUROPE                                                             III-12
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-12
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-12
        Key Players                                                     III-12
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-15
        Table 19: Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Nanocomposites Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in
        Million Pounds for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-15

        Table 20: Europe Historic Review for Nanocomposites Market
        Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years
        2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-16

  3. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-17
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-17
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-17
        Key Players                                                     III-17
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-18
        Table 21: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Nanocomposites Market Analyzed with Annual
        Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2015 through 2022
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-18

        Table 22: Rest of World Historic Review for Nanocomposites
        Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds
        for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-19



 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 55 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 57)

     The United States (37)
     Japan (6)
     Europe (12)
     - France (2)
     - Germany (5)
     - The United Kingdom (1)
     - Rest of Europe (4)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (2)
 
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