Plastic Dielectric Films For The Capacitor Industry: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities

Plastic Dielectric Films For The Capacitor Industry: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2013-2018

Paumanok, Date of Publication: Jan 31, 2013, 145 Pages
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This study focuses on all known film dielectrics consumed in capacitors, with emphasis upon OPP, PET, PPS, PEN, PTFE and PI films. The study Includes value, volume and average prices for capacitor grade plastic dielectric film consumed in AC and DC film capacitor applications. The study compared and contrasts various dielectric films and their performance as dielectric materials. The study evaluates the supply chain from resin to extrusion to metallization and consumption. The study also addresses capacitor costs to produce and how plastic dielectric films make up the variable cost structure of the finished capacitor. The study addresses global consumption value for dielectric films by world region and trends; and identifies and quantifies markets, technologies and opportunities for plastic dielectric films capacitors for line voltage and power; lighting and digital electronics. Emerging opportunities for film consumption in renewable energy systems, including solar energy, wind turbine, geothermal and tidal energy are quantified and discussed. Forecasts for dielectric film consumption from 2013 to 2018 iincluding value, volume and pricing is also addressed. Sales and market share data for Anhui, Birkelbach, Bollore, Borealis, Fuwei, Jaevic, Kopafilm, Mirwec, Polyplex, Shanghai Xishu, Shin-Etsu Film, Sichuan EM, SKC, Steiner, Teijin Du Pont, Tervakoski, Tianjin Wanhua, Tibrewala, Toray, Treofan and Wenling.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1.0 INTRODUCTION
1.1 Film Dielectric Materials for The Capacitor Industry: 12
1.1 (A) Polypropylene: 12
Polypropylene Dielectric Film (PP): 12
Polypropylene Use In Capacitors: 12
Advantages and Disadvantages of Polypropylene: 12
1.1 (B) Polyethylene Terephthalate: . 13
Polyethylene Terephthalate Film (PET): . 13
Polyethylene Terephthalate Use In Capacitors: . 13
Advantages and Disadvantages of PET Film . 13
1.1 (C ) Polyphenylene Sulfide: 13
Polyphenylene Sulfide Film (PPS): . 13
Polyphenylene Sulfide Film Use In Capacitors: 14
Advantages and Disadvantages of PPS Film . 14
1.1 (D) Polyethylene Naphthalate: . 14
Polyethylene Naphthalate Film (PEN): . 14
Polyethylene Naphthalate Use In Capacitors: 14
Advantages and Disadvantages of PEN Film: 15
1.1 (E) Polycarbonate: 15
Polycarbonate Film (PC): 15
Polycarbonate Film in a Capacitor: . 15
Advantages and Disadvantages of PC Film: 15
1.1 (F) Polystyrene: 15
Polystyrene Film (PS): 15
Polystyrene Film in a Capacitor: . 15
Advantages and Disadvantages of Polystyrene Film: 16
1.1 (G) Polytetrafluoroethylene: . 16
Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)-Teflon® Film: 16
PTFE Film in a Capacitor: . 16
Advantages and Disadvantages of PTFE Film: 16
1.1 (H) Polyimide: . 16
Polyimide Film (PI)-Kapton®: . 16
Polyimide Film in a Capacitor: 17
Advantages and Disadvantages of Polyimide Film: 17
1.1 (I) Siloxane: 17
Siloxane Film: . 17
Siloxane Film in a Capacitor: 17
Advantages and Disadvantages: 17
1.1 (J) Polyvinylidene Difluoride: 17
Polyvinylidene Difluoride Film (PVDF): . 17
PVDF Film in a Capacitor: 17
Advantages and Disadvantages: 17
1.1 (K) Polysulfone: 18
Polysulfone Film in a Capacitor: . 18
Advantages and Disadvantages: 18
1.1 (M) Other Plastics for Capacitors: 18
PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM FOR THE CAPACITOR INDUSTRY
WORLD MARKETS, TECHNOLOGIES & OPPORTUNITIES: 2013-2018

2.0 A TECHNICAL COMPARISON OF CAPACITOR DIELECTRIC FILMS
2.1 Introduction: 20
2.2 Dielectric Constant: 20
2.3 Dissipation Factor: 20
2.4 Resistivity (ESR): . 20
2.5 Moisture Absorption: 21
2.6 Maximum Use Temperature: 21
2.7 Available Thickness: . 21
2.8 Melting Point: 21
2.9 Capacitance Range: . 22
2.10 Voltage Rating: . 22
2.11 Price Per Pound: 22

3.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM MANUFACTURING PROCESS
3.1 POLYPROPYLENE DIELECTRIC FILM PRODUCTION PROCESS: 23
3.1.1 Resin Melting and Extrusion: . 23
3.1.2 Pre-Film Production: 23
3.1.3 Film Stretching (ABC, Tenter, Wishbone): 23
3.1.4 Film Orientation: 23
3.1.5 Slitting of Rolls: 23
3.2 POLYETHYLENE TEREPHTALATE (PET) FILM PRODUCTION PROCESS: . 24
3.2.1 Formation: . 24
3.2.2 Terephthalic Acid and Ethylene Glycol: . 24
3.2.3 Di-m ethyl- terephthalate and Ethylene Glycol: . 24
3.2.4 Drying: . 24
3.2.5 Extrusion: 24
3.2.6 Bi-axial Orientation (Beyond the Glass Transition Temperature): . 24
3.2.7 Converting and Slitting: . 24
3.3 EXOTIC FILM PRODUCTION PROCESS: . 24
3.4 CAPACITOR FILM METALLIZATION: . 25
3.4.1 Purpose of Plastic Film Dielectric Metallization: 25
3.4.2 The Process of Plastic Film Dielectric Metallization: . 25
3.4.3 Materials Used For Plastic Film Metallization: . 25
3.4.3.1 Aluminum Metallization: 25
3.4.3.2 Zinc Metallization: . 26
3.5 STANDARD TYPES OF FILM METALLIZING: 26
3.5.2 Single-Side Margin (Right): . 27
3.5.3 Double Internal Series: 27
3.6 METALLIZATION METHODS FOR ENHANCING CAPACITOR PERFORMANCE: 27
3.6.1 Multilayered Metallization: . 27
3.6.2 Reinforced Edging: 27
3.6.3 Mixing and Matching Metals: . 27
3.6.4 Segmented Metallization (Fused Capacitors): 28
3.7 METALLIZATION LAYER AND AFFECT ON MARKET VOLUME ESTIMATES: . 28

4.0 PLASTIC FILM CAPACITORS: COST TO PRODUCE
4.1 Global Plastic Capacitor Revenues (AC and DC Film): 2012 29
4.2 Operating Margins In The Capacitor Industry: 2012 29
4.3 Cost of Plastic Film Capacitor Sales: 2012 29
4.4 Fixed Costs In The Worldwide Plastic Film Capacitor Industry: 2012 29
4.5 Variable Costs In The Worldwide Plastic Film Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 29
4.6 Raw Materials: 29
4.7 Variable Overhead: 29
4.8 Variable Labor: . 29
4.9 Other Manufacturing Costs: . 30
4.10 Summary: Plastic Capacitors: Fixed and Variable Costs To Produce: 2012 . 30
4.11 Plastic Film Capacitors: Raw Materials 30
4.12 Plastic Dielectric Film: 31
4.13 Packaging Materials: 31
4.14 Lead Wires/Terminal Attachments: 31
4.15 Other Materials: 31
4.16 AC POLYPROPYLENE FILM CAPACITORS: COSTS TO PRODUCE: 32
4.17 AC Film Capacitor Revenues: 32
4.18 AC Film Capacitors: Operating Margins: 32
4.19 AC Film Capacitors: Cost of Goods Sold . 32
4.20 AC Film Capacitors: Fixed Costs . 33
4.21 AC Film Capacitors: Variable Costs . 33
4.22 Raw Material Costs: . 33
4.23 Variable Overhead: 33
4.24 Variable Labor: . 33
4.25 Other Variable Costs: . 33
4.26 Polypropylene Film Capacitors: Raw Materials Cost Breakdown 34
4.27 Unique Nature of AC Film Capacitors: . 34
4.28 Metallized & Unmetallized Polypropylene Film: . 34
4.29 Cans and Casings: . 34
4.30 Dielectric Fluids: . 34
4.31 Separator Foils: 34
4.32 Separator Papers: 34
4.33 Electrode & Tab Materials: . 34
4.34 End Seals: 35
4.35 Lead Wires and Lugs: 35
4.36 Other AC Film Capacitor Materials: 35
4.37 DC PET FILM CAPACITORS: COSTS TO PRODUCE: 35
4.38 DC Film Capacitor Revenues: 35
4.39 DC Film Capacitors: Operating Margins: 35
4.40 DC Film Capacitors: Cost of Sales . 36
4.41 DC Film Capacitors: Fixed Costs . 36
4.42 DC Film Capacitors: Variable Costs . 36
4.43 Raw Material Costs: . 36
4.44 Variable Overhead: 36
4.45 Variable Labor: . 36
4.46 Other Variable Costs: . 36
4.47 DC Film Capacitors: Raw Materials Consumption . 36
4.48 DC Film Capacitors: . 37
4.49 Metallized PET Film and Other Films: 37
4.50 Packaging/Casing: . 37
4.51 Epoxy Fills: . 37
4.52 Dielectric Wrapping Tape: 37
4.53 Lead Wires: 37
4.54 Other Materials: 37
4.55 SUMMARY: TOTAL PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM COSTS: 2012 38
4.56 Polypropylene Dielectric Film: 38
4.57 Polyethylene Terephtalate Film: . 38
4.57 Exotic Films (PPS, PEN, PTFE, Polyimide, Other): . 38

5.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILMS: GLOBAL MARKET ANALYSIS: YEAR END 2012
5.1 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILMS CONSUMED IN THE CAPACITOR INDUSTRY: 2012 39
5.1.1 Polypropylene (PP) Film Consumption in The Capacitor Industry: . 39
5.1.2 Polyethylene Terapthalate (PET) Consumption in The Capacitor Industry: 39
5.1.3 Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) Consumption in The Capacitor Industry: 39
5.1.4 Polytheylne Napthalate (PEN) Film Consumption In The Capacitor Industry: 40
5.1.5 Defense, High Heat, High Energy Density and Other Exotic Film Markets: 40
5.1.6 Plastic Dielectric Film: Average Film Thicknesses By Dielectric: 40
5.1.7 Plastic Dielectric Film: Price Per Pound Comparison: . 40

6.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILMS: SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS: 2012
6.1 FILM EXTRUSION, METALLIZATION, CONSUMPTION AND MARKET DRIVERS: 2012 . 43
6.1.1 Capacitor Film Extrusion: Competitive Environment . 43
6.1.2 Capacitor Film Metallization: Competitive Environment: . 43
6.1.3 Capacitor Manufacturers: Competitive Environment: 43
6.1.4 End-Use Market Segments Driving Demand for Capacitor Film: 43
6.1.4 (A) Market Drivers For Polypropylene Capacitors: 44
6.1.4 (B) Market Drivers for Polyethylene Terapthalate: 44
6.1.4 (C) Market Drivers for PEN and PPS: . 44
6.1.4 (D) Market Drivers for Exotic Dielectric Films: . 45

7.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM: MARKETS BY WORLD REGION: 2012
7.1 Polypropylene Dielectric Film Markets By World Region: 2012 . 46
7.1.1 European Capacitor Grade PP Film Consumption and Key Customers: 46
7.1.2 Asia-Pacific Capacitor Grade PP Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 46
7.1.3 Americas Capacitor Grade PP Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 46
7.2 Polyethylene Terapthalate Dielectric Film Markets By World Region: 2012 47
7.2.1 Asia-Pacific Capacitor Grade PET Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 47
7.2.2 European Capacitor Grade PET Film Consumption and Key Customers: 47
7.2.3 Americas Capacitor Grade PET Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 48
7.3 Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) Dielectric Film Markets By World Region: 2012 49
7.3.1 Asia-Pacific Capacitor Grade PPS Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 49
7.3.2 European Capacitor Grade PPS Film Consumption and Key Customers: 49
7.4 Polyethylene Napthalate (PEN) Dielectric Film Markets By World Region: 2012 50
7.4.1 European Capacitor Grade PEN Film Consumption and Key Customers: 50
7.4.2 Asia-Pacific Capacitor Grade PEN Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 50
7.5 Exotic (PTFE, Polyimide) Dielectric Film Markets By World Region: 2012 51
7.5.1 Americas Exotic Capacitor Grade Film Consumption and Key Customers: 51
7.5.2 European Exotic Capacitor Grade Film Consumption and Key Customers: . 51
7.5.3 Asian Exotic Capacitor Grade Film Consumption and Key Customers: 51
7.6 Summary: Plastic Dielectric Film: Global Markets By World Region: 2012 52

8.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILMS COMPETITIVE ENVIRONMENT & SHARES: 2012
8.1 COMPETITIVE ENVIRONMENT FOR CAPACITOR FILMS BY TYPE: 2012 54
8.2 Polypropylene Supply Chain To The Capacitor Industry: 2012: . 54
8.3 Competition in The Low Ash Polypropylene Resin Market: . 54
8.4 Competition In Polypropylene Extrusion Into Capacitor Film: 54
8.5 Competition In Metallization of Polypropylene Capacitor Film: 55
8.6 Vertical Integration in Polypropylene Supply To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 56
8.7 Market Shares In Polypropylene Supply To The Global Capacitor Industry: 2012 57
8.8 Regional Competition In PP Film Supply To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 57
8.8.1 Europe: 57
8.8.2 Asia & Oceania: . 57
8.8.3 The Americas: . 58
8.9 Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Supply Chain To The Capacitor Industry: 2012: . 58
8.10 Competition in The Low Ash Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Resin Market: 58
8.11 Competition In Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Extrusion Into Capacitor Film: . 58
8.12 Competition In Metallization of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Capacitor Film: . 58
8.13 Vertical Integration in PET Supply To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 59
8.14 Market Shares In PET Supply To The Global Capacitor Industry: 2012 60
8.15 Regional Competition In PET Film Supply To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 61
8.16 Market Shares In Exotic Film Supply To The Global Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 62
8.17 Summary: Top Vendors of Capacitor Grade Film To The Capacitor Industry: 2012: . 62

9.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILMS: CUSTOMERS AND END-MARKETS: 2012
9.1 Trends and Directions In Plastic Film Capacitors- A Summary of Changing Markets: 64
9.2 PLASTIC FILM CAPACITORS: GLOBAL MARKET BREAKDOWN: 2012 65
9.2.1 Plastic Film Capacitor Market Overview: 2012 65
9.2.2 AC Versus DC Plastic Film Capacitor Market Overview: 2012 . 65
9.2.3 Global Consumption Volumes for Plastic Film Capacitors by Type: 2012 . 65
9.3 Market Breakdown for Plastic Film Capacitor Consumption By Type & Category: 2012 . 66
9.4 POLYPROPYLENE FILM CAPACITOR MARKETS: 2012 67
9.4.1 Polypropylene Film Capacitor Types: 67
9.4.2 Polypropylene Film Capacitor Configurations: 67
9.4.3 Polypropylene Film Capacitor Markets: . 67
9.4.3 (A) Power Transmission and Distribution PFC Capacitor Markets: 2012 . 68
9.4.3 (B) Motor Run Capacitor Markets: 2012 69
9.4.3 (C ) Industrial Power Factor Correction Capacitors: 72
9.4.3 (D) Lighting Ballast PFC Capacitors (Magnetic & HID) 73
9.4.3 (E) Microwave Oven Capacitors: . 75
9.4.3 (F) Power Film Capacitors (AC Filtering, Snubber, Commutation, Pulsed Power): . 76
9.5 Summary: Supply Chain for Polypropylene To The Global Capacitor Industry: 2012 79
9.6 Polypropylene Film Capacitor Manufacturers By Type & Vendor: 2012 79
9.7 MAJOR CUSTOMERS FOR AC FILM CAPACITORS: 2012 81
9.8 PET, PEN AND PPS FILM CAPACITOR MARKETS: 2012 . 82
9.8.1 Metallized DC Film Capacitor Construction: 82
9.8.2 Metallized DC Film Capacitor Configurations: 82
9.8.3 The DC Film Chip Capacitor (PPS, PEN and PET Dielectric Films) 83
9.8.4 General Purpose PET Film Capacitors (P5 Inductive) . 84
9.8.5 Interference Suppression Capacitors (X/Y) . 84
9.8.6 Pulse Film Capacitors . 86
9.8.7 SMD Film Chips (PET, PEN, PPS) . 87
9.8.8 Summary: DC Film Capacitor Consumption By Type: 2012 . 87
9.9.1 General Purpose PET Film Capacitor Market Outlook: 88
9.9.2 Interference Suppression Film Capacitor Market Outlook: 88
9.9.3 Pulse Film Capacitors Market Outlook: . 89
9.9.4 SMD Film Chip Capacitors: Market Outlook 92
9.95 Global Sales and Market Shares in The DC Film Capacitor Market 2012 . 97

10.0 GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES FOR PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILMS: 2013-2018
10.1 SUMMARY OF PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES: 2013-2018 . 99
10.2 Capacitor Dielectrics Used in Renewable Energy Systems: 2013 99
10.2.1 Capacitor Types Consumed in Renewable Energy Systems: . 99
10.2.2 Plastic Film Capacitors Consumed In Renewable Energy Systems By Type: 2012
10.3 Capacitor Applications In Wind Energy Systems: 2013 104
10.3.1Capacitor Applications in Motor Drives In Wind Energy Systems: 2013 104
10.3.2 Capacitor Applications For Power Conversion In Wind Energy Systems: 2013 . 105
10.3.1 Capacitor Applications For Power Quality In Wind Energy Systems: 2013 105
10.4 Capacitor Applications in Solar Energy Systems: 2013 107
10.5 Capacitor Applications in Geothermal Renewable Energy Systems: 2013 109
3.1.5 (A) Capacitor Applications In Geothermal Heat Exchangers: 2013 . 109
3.1.5 (A1) Motor Run Capacitors 109
10.6 Capacitor Applications in Emerging Renewable Energy System Markets: FY 2013 109
10.7 Global Value of Demand For Capacitors Consumed in Renewable Energy Systems by
Capacitor Type 2013 110
10.8 Plastic Film Capacitor Vendors To The Global Renewable Energy Markets: 2013
Estimated Market Shares: 111
10.9 Worldwide Electricity Demand Forecasts by Generation Method: 2013-2030 . 112
10.10 CAGR Forecasts For Renewable Energy Systems by Type: 2013-2030 113
10.10.1 Solar Energy Systems: Growth Forecasts To 2030 113
10.10.2 Wind Turbine Systems: Growth Forecasts To 2030 . 113
10.11 Global Revenue Forecasts For Capacitors Consumed in Renewable Energy Systems
by End-Use Market Segment: 2013-2018: . 114
7.3.1 Global Forecasts For Capacitors Consumed in Wind Systems: 2013-2018 114
7.3.2 Global Forecasts For Capacitors Consumed in Solar Systems: 2013-2018 . 114
10.12 Global Revenue Forecasts For Capacitors Consumed in Renewable Energy Systems
by Dielectric: 2013-2018 . 114
7.4.1 Forecasts For Plastic Film Capacitor Consumption in Renewable Energy Systems:
2013-2018 . 115
10.13 Capacitor Films for DC Link Circuits in HEV: . 115
10.14 Plastic Film: High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors >175 Degree C . 116
10.15 High Temperature Capacitor Markets By End-Use Market Segment: 2012: 117
10.15.1 Defense & Aerospace Electronics: 117
10.15.2 Defense Related Platforms Consuming High Temperature Capacitors:2012 . 118
10.16 Oil, Gas & Geothermal Electronics: 118
10.17 Specialty Industrial Electronics: 118
10.18 Peripheral Market Opportunities: 119
10.19 High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors: Global Markets: FY 2012 . 119
10.20 Operating Voltage of High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors >175 Degrees C By
Component Configuration: FY 2012 . 120
10.21 Capacitance Value of High Temperature Plastic Film >175 Degrees C By Component
Configuration: FY 2012 120
10.22 Self -Healing Aspect of Dielectric Plastic Film: . 121
10.23 Research and Development in High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors: FY 2012 121
10.24 Defense and Other Applications For High Temperature Film Capacitors: FY 2012 . 121
10.25 Market Shares in High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors: 2012 . 122
10.26 Plastic Film Material Used In High Temperature Film Capacitors > 175 Degrees 123
10.26.1 Polymide Film: . 124
10.26.2 PTFE Film: . 124
10.26.3 Historical Attempts and High Temperature Plastic Film Development: 1995-2012
(PB, PBT and BB Films) . 124
10.26.4 FPE Film Development: . 125
10.27 Roadmapping The Future: . 125
10.27.1 What are the Growth Trends? . 125
10.29 SMD FILM CHIP CAPACITORS: MARKET OPPORTUNITIES 126
10.29.1 Growth Forecasts For DC Film Chip Capacitors . 126
10.29.2 Threats To The Market: . 126

11.0 CAPACITOR FILM: MARKET FORECASTS: 2013-2018
11.1 OVERALL VALUE, VOLUME AND PRICING FORECASTS BY CAPACITOR FILM TO 2018 127
11.2 Polypropylene Capacitor Film: Value, Volume and Pricing Forecasts To 2018 . 127
11.2.1 Polypropylene Capacitor Film: Reasons Behind Forecasts To 2018 127
11.3 PEN Capacitor Film: Value, Volume and Pricing Forecasts To 2018 128
11.3.1 PEN Capacitor Film: Reasons Behind Forecasts To 2018 . 128
11.4 PPS Capacitor Film: Value, Volume and Pricing Forecasts To 2018 . 128
11.4.1 PPS Capacitor Film: Reasons Behind Forecasts To 2018 . 128
11.5 PEN Capacitor Film: Value, Volume and Pricing Forecasts To 2018 128
11.5.1 Polyethylene Napthalate Capacitor Film: Reasons Behind Forecasts To 2018 . 129
11.6 Exotic Capacitor Films: Value, Volume and Pricing Forecasts To 2018 129
11.6.1 Exotic Capacitor Films: Reasons Behind Forecasts To 2018 129

12.0 PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM PRODUCER PROFILES
12.1 Anhui Safe Electronics Co., Ltd 130
12.2 Birkelbach Kondensatortechnik GmbH 130
12.3 Bolloré Group . 130
12.4 Borealis Polymers N.V., . 131
12.6 Fuwei Films (Shandong) Co.,Ltd. 132
12.7 Jaivic Electromech Engineering PVT LTD. 132
12.8 Kopafilm Elektrofolien GmbH . 133
12.9 MIRWEC Film, Inc 134
12.10 Polyplex (Thailand) PCL . 134
12.11 Shanghai Xishu Electronic Material Company Ltd. 134
12.12 Shin-etsu Film Company Limited: 134
12.13 Sichuan EM Technology Company Limited . 135
12.14 SKC Co., Ltd 135
12.15 SMEC Limited Korea 135
12.16 Steiner GmbH & Co KG . 136
12.17 Teijin DuPont Films 139
12.18 Tervakoski Films Group . 140
12.19 Tianjin Wanhua Co., Ltd. 142
12.20 Tibrewala Electronics Limited . 142
12.21 Toray Advanced Film Company Limited 142
12.22 Treofan Germany GmbH & Co KG . 144
12.23 Wenling Capacitor Factory . 145
PLASTIC DIELECTRIC FILM FOR THE CAPACITOR INDUSTRY
WORLD MARKETS, TECHNOLOGIES & OPPORTUNITIES: 2013-2018

List of Figures

Figure 1: Advantages and Disadvantages of Plastic Film As a Capacitor Dielectric: 2013 19
Figure 2: A Technical Performance Comparison for Capacitor Grade Plastic Films: 2013 20
Figure 3: Plastic Capacitors: Fixed and Variable Costs To Produce: 2012 30
Figure 4: Raw Material Costs For The Production of Plastic Film Capacitors: 2012 32
Figure 5: AC Polypropylene Plastic Film Capacitors: Costs To Produce: 2012 . 33
Figure 6: Raw Material Cost Breakdown For AC Film Capacitors: 2012 35
Figure 7: DC Film Capacitors: Costs To Produce: 2012 36
Figure 8: DC Film Capacitors: Raw Materials Breakdown: 2012 . 37
Figure 9: Summary of the Value of Global Consumption For Plastic Dielectric Films Consumed in The
Capacitor Industry: 2012 38
Figure 10: Plastic Dielectric Film Sales To The Capacitor Industry By Type: 2012 Value, Volume & Pricing 41
Figure 11: Average Selling Price Per Pound for Plastic Dielectric Film By Type: 2012 . 41
Figure 12: Volume of Consumption For Dielectric Film In The Global Capacitor Industry By Type: 2012 . 41
Figure 13: Value of Consumption for Plastic Film in The Global Capacitor Industry By Type: 2012 . 42
Figure 14: Supply Chain For Plastic Dielectric Film: Extruders; Metallizers; Capacitor Manufacturers; End-
Use Market Drivers: 2012 . 45
Figure 15: Polypropylene Film Consumption In The Capacitor Industry By World Region: 2012 47
Figure 16: Polyethylene Terapthalate Film Consumption In The Capacitor Industry By World Region: 2012 49
Figure 17: PPS Film Consumption In The Capacitor Industry By World Region: 2012 50
Figure 18: PEN Film Consumption In The Capacitor Industry By World Region: 2012 51
Figure 19: Exotic Capacitor Film (PTFE, Polyimide) Consumption In Capacitors By World Region: 2012 52
Figure 20: Total Plastic Dielectric Film Consumption by World Region: 2012 . 52
Figure 21: Total Plastic Dielectric Film Consumption (PP, PET, PPS, PEN, Exotic) by World Region: 2012 53
Figure 22: Competitive Environment for Capacitor Films By Type: 2012 . 54
Figure 23: Value of Each Stage of Polypropylene Supply To The Worldwide Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 55
Figure 24: Vertical Integration in the Polypropylene Supply To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 56
Figure 25: Polypropylene Film Suppliers To The Global Capacitor Industry: 2012 Market Shares . 57
Figure 26: Value of Each Stage of PET Supply To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 59
Figure 27: Supply Chain for Metallized PET to The Capacitor Industry: 2012 . 60
Figure 28: Metallized PET Film Vendors To The Worldwide Capacitor Industry: 2012 Market Shares . 61
Figure 29: Top Global Vendors of Capacitor Grade Film To The Capacitor Industry: 2012 Market Shares . 63
Figure 30: Global Consumption Value for Plastic Dielectric Film Capacitors By Type: 2012 . 66
Figure 31: Market Breakdown For Film Capacitor Consumption By Type and Sub-Category: 2012 . 67
Figure 32: From PP Resin To AC Capacitors and Market Drivers: 2012 . 79
Figure 33: Polypropylene Film Capacitor Manufacturers: 2012 Estimated Market Shares 80
Figure 34: Top Customers For POlypropylene Film Capacitors By Market Segment: 2012 82
Figure 35: Summary of Technical Specifications For DC Film Chip Capacitors: 2012Summary of . 94
Figure 36: DC Film Chip Capacitors: Markets & Circuit Applications: 2012 . 95
Figure 37: SMD Film Chip Capacitor Vendors By Dielectreic (PET, PPS and PEN): 2012 . 96
Figure 38: DC Film Capacitor Manufacturers: 2012 Market Shares . 97
Figure 39: DC Film Capacitor Manufacturers: 2012 Market Shares . 98
Figure 40: Capacitor Applications in Wind Turbine Systems by Type and Circuit Application: 2013 . 106
Figure 41: Wind Turbine Inverter Showing 14 OPP Plastic Film Capacitors 106
Figure 42: Capacitor Applications in Solar Energy Systems by Type and Circuit Application: 2013 108
Figure 43: Solar Inverter Illustration Showing 14 Aluminum Capacitors; PET Film Capacitors . 108
Figure 44: Overlapping Applications For Capacitors In Renewable Energy Systems by Type: 2013 110
Figure 45: Global Value of Capacitor Consumption In Renewable Energy Systems by Dielectric: 2012 111
Figure 46: Plastic Film Capacitor Vendors To The Renewable Energy Markets: 2012 Market Shares . 112
Figure 47: Worldwide Electricity Generation Forecasts By Production Method: 2012-2030 (In Gigawatts) . 113
Figure 48: Global Revenue Forecasts For Capacitors Consumed in Renewable Energy Systems by End-Use
Segment: 2013-2018 (In Millions of US Dollars) 114
Figure 49: Global Revenue Forecasts For Capacitors Consumed in Renewable Energy Systems by
Dielectric: 2013-2018 (In Millions of USD) 114
Figure 50: The DC Link Capacitor In The Toyota Prius®  115
Figure 51: Applications For High Temperature Capacitors > 175 Degrees C 117
Figure 52: Top Defense Platforms Consuming High Temperature Capacitors: 2012  118
Figure 53: High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors (>175 Degrees C): Growth Forecasts: 2012-2017 . 120
Figure 54: High Temperature Plastic Film Capacitors >175 Degree C: Global Market Shares: FY 2012 123
Figure 55: Performance Criteria of Polymide and PTFE Films  124
Figure 56: Plastic Dielectric Film: Forecasts for Consumption To 2018  127


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