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Flexible Display Market 2013 - 2020: By Application (Smartphone, Tablet, E-reader, Laptop, TV, Smartcard, Wearable Display), Technology (OLED, LCD, E-paper), Component (Emissive & Non-emissive), Material (Polymer, Glass, GRP) & Geography

The market of consumer electronics display products is booming currently, and is expected to grow further, with the advancements in the display technologies. Products such assmartphones, laptops, tablets, and TVs are garnering a very high demand from the consumers' perspective. There are various materials, components, technologies that are used in the display panels, which contribute to the diverse features of the display,such as defining the display's resolution, feasibility, resistance to temperature and moisture, aspect ratio, thickness, and the likes. The report describes the components, materials, application, technology and geography market in the flexible display industry.

The analysis shows that the total flexible display market is projectedto reach the market revenue worth $3.89 billion by 2020. OLED display market is expected to grow at the highest CAGR from 2014 to 2020.In terms ofthe application segment, smartphone application sectorwill account for the largest market revenue with highest CAGR of 149.3%, from 2014 to 2020. Asia-Pacificand ROWarelikely to grow atthehighest CAGR by geographical segment.

Key take-aways

  • The total revenue of the global flexible display market is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 43.1% from 2014 to 2020
  • Impact analysis of the market dynamics; with factors currently driving and restraining the growth of the market, along with their impact in the short-, medium-, and long-term landscapes
  • Analysis of the global market with a special focus on the high-growth applications in each vertical and the fastest growing application market segments
  • Detailed analysis of the mature and emerging marketsby application and by geography
  • The key trends related to the materials, technologies, prices, and the applications that shape and influence market
  • Illustrative segmentation, analysis, and projection of the importantgeographical markets to give an overall view of the global market
  • Detailed competitive landscape with identification of the key players in the market with respect to each type of the material, in-depth market share analysis with individual revenue, market shares, and market share rankings
  • Competitive intelligence from company profiles, key player strategies,and game-changing developments such as product launches, and acquisitions
  • Identification of the emerging trends and analysis of the opportunities in the market, for the stakeholders, by identifying the high-growth segments of the flexible display market

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

  • 1.1. Key Take-Aways
  • 1.2. Report Description
  • 1.3. Markets Covered
  • 1.4. Stakeholders
  • 1.5. Research Methodology
    • 1.5.1. Market Size
    • 1.5.2. Key Data Points From Secondary Sources
    • 1.5.3. Key Data Points From Primary Sources
    • 1.5.4. Assumptions Made
    • 1.5.5. List of Companies Covered During The Report

2. Executive Summary

3. Market Overview

  • 3.1. Introduction
    • 3.1.1. Display Technology Market Trends
    • 3.1.2. Flexible Electronics Concept
    • 3.1.3. Evolution
    • 3.1.4. Comparison of Display Technologies
  • 3.2. Market Definition
  • 3.3. Flexible Display Life Cycle
  • 3.4. Market Dynamics
    • 3.4.1. Drivers
      • 3.4.1.1. Rapidly Growing Consumer Electronic Goods Industry
      • 3.4.1.2. Distinctive Features
    • 3.4.2. Restraints
      • 3.4.2.1. Competing Technologies
      • 3.4.2.2. Manufacturing Challenges
    • 3.4.3. Opportunities
      • 3.4.3.1. Penetration in Multiple Applications
        • 3.4.3.1.1. Military
        • 3.4.3.1.2. Digital Signage
  • 3.5. Burning Issues
    • 3.5.1. Cannibalization of Display Technologies
  • 3.6. Winning Imperative
    • 3.6.1. Adoption of An Ideal Manufacturing Process
  • 3.7. Porter's Five Force Analysis
    • 3.7.1. Degree of Competition
    • 3.7.2. Buyers' Power
    • 3.7.3. Suppliers' Power
    • 3.7.4. Threat From Substitutes
    • 3.7.5. Threat From New Entrants
  • 3.8. Value Chain Analysis

4. Flexible Display Market By Material

  • 4.1. Introduction
  • 4.2. Polymer
    • 4.2.1. Crystalline
      • 4.2.1.1. Polyethylene Teraphthalate (Pet)
      • 4.2.1.2. Polyethylene Naphthalate (Pen)
      • 4.2.1.3. Poly-Ether-Ether-Ketone (Peek)
    • 4.2.2. Amorphous and Solution-Castable Amorphous
      • 4.2.2.1. Polycarbonate (Pc)
      • 4.2.2.2. Polyethersulphone (Pes)
  • 4.3. Glass
  • 4.4. Glass-Reinforced Plastic (Grp)

5. Flexible Display Market, By Components

  • 5.1. Introduction
  • 5.2. Organic Material (Emissive Layer)
  • 5.3. Substrate
    • 5.3.1. Oled (Plastic/Polymer/Glass Substrate)
    • 5.3.2. LCD (Glass Substrate)
  • 5.4. Conductive Layer
  • 5.5. Backlight Panel (Non-Emissive/LCD)
  • 5.6. Others (Cathode, Anode)

6. Flexible Display Market Forecast, By Applications

  • 6.1. Introduction
  • 6.2. E-Reader
  • 6.3. Smartphone
  • 6.4. Tablet
  • 6.5. Laptop
  • 6.6. E-Paper
    • 6.6.1. Comparison of E-Paper and Existing Technologies
      • 6.6.1.1. E-Paper Display VS LCD
      • 6.6.1.2. E-Paper D
      • 6.6.1.3. Isplay VS Oled
    • 6.6.2. Types of E-Paper Display Technologies
    • 6.6.3. E-Paper Industry Lifecycle
    • 6.6.4. Applications of E-Paper
      • 6.6.4.1. Wearable Display
      • 6.6.4.2. Smart Card
      • 6.6.4.3. Pop/Electronic Shelf Labels (ESL)
  • 6.7. Television

7. Flexible Display Market Forecast, By Technology

  • 7.1. Introduction
    • 7.1.1. Emissive Display
      • 7.1.1.1. Oled
        • 7.1.1.1.1. PM-Oled
        • 7.1.1.1.2. P-Oled
        • 7.1.1.1.3. PHoled
        • 7.1.1.1.4. AM-Oled
        • 7.1.1.1.5. SM-Oled
      • 7.1.1.2. E-Paper
        • 7.1.1.2.1. Electrophoretic
        • 7.1.1.2.2. Electrochromic
        • 7.1.1.2.3. Electrowetting
        • 7.1.1.2.4. Cholesteric Liquid Crystal Diode (CH-LCD)
    • 7.1.2. Non-Emissive Display
      • 7.1.2.1. LCD
      • 7.1.2.2. LCOS
  • 7.2. Display Manufacturing Technology
    • 7.2.1. Flexible Flat Panel Display Technology
    • 7.2.2. Flexible Plasma Display Technology
    • 7.2.3. Photographic Technology

8. Flexible Display Market Forecast, By Geography

  • 8.1. Introduction
  • 8.2. The Americas
  • 8.3. Europe
  • 8.4. Asia-Pacific
  • 8.5. Rest of The World

9. Competitive Landscape

  • 9.1. Market Share Analysis
  • 9.2. New Product Developments/Launches
  • 9.3. Collaboration/Joint Venture/Agreement
  • 9.4. Partnerships/Strategic Alliances
  • 9.5. Mergers and Acquisitions
  • 9.6. Awards/ Recognitions/Other Ventures

10. Company Profiles (Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*

  • 10.1. Atmel Corporation
  • 10.2. AU Optronics Corp.
  • 10.3. Corning Incorporated
  • 10.4. Delta Electronics, Inc.
  • 10.5. Dupont Display
  • 10.6. E Ink Holdings, Inc.
  • 10.7. Flexible Display Center (Asu)
  • 10.8. Hewlett-Packard Company
  • 10.9. Kent Displays, Inc.
  • 10.10. LG Display Co. Ltd.
  • 10.11. Materion Corporation
  • 10.12. Nanolumens
  • 10.13. Nokia
  • 10.14. Novaled AG
  • 10.15. Philips Electronics
  • 10.16. Plastic Logic Ltd
  • 10.17. Polymer Vision
  • 10.18. Sony Corporation
  • 10.19. Toppan Printing Co. Ltd.
  • 10.2. Universal Display Corporation
  • 10.21. Visionox

*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

List of Tables

  • Table 1: Major Companies Covered During The Report
  • Table 2: Global Flexible Displays Market Value, By Application, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 3: Global Flexible Display Market Volume, By Application, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 4: Comparison of Oled VS LCD Technologies
  • Table 5: Overall Challenges For Oled Compared to LCD
  • Table 6: Comparison Between Flexible Oled, E-Paper and Flexible LCD
  • Table 7: Flexible Displays Market Value, By Material, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 8: Flexible Display Polymer Material Value, By Type, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 9: Flexible Display Crystalline Material Value, By Type, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 10: Led VS CCFL Backlight Technologies
  • Table 11: Global Flexible Displays Market Revenue By Application, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 12: Global Market Volume By Application, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 13: E-Reader Volumes By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 14: Flexible Display Shipments in E-Reader, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 15: Market Revenue For E-Reader, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 16: Global Flexible Display Shipment For E-Reader, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 17: Global Mobile Display Market, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 18: Smartphone Market Shipments, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Units)
  • Table 19: Flexible Display Shipment in Smartphone, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 20: Flexible Display Market Revenue For Smartphone, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
  • Table 21: Global Flexible Display Shipments For Smartphone, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 22: Top Tablets Available in The Market
  • Table 23: Tablet Market Shipments, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 24: Flexible Display Shipment For Tablet, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 25: Flexible Display Revenue For Tablet, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 26: Global Flexible Display Shipment For Tablet, By Technology, 2013-2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 27: Laptop/Notebook Market Shipments, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 28: Global Flexible Display Shipment For Laptop/Notebook Market, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 29: Global Flexible Displays Market Revenue For Laptop/Notebook, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 30: Global Flexible Display Shipments For Laptop, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 31: Comparison of E-Paper Display and LCD
  • Table 32: Comparison of E-Paper Display and Oled
  • Table 33: Comparison Between E-Paper Technologies
  • Table 34: E-Paper Shipments, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 35: Flexible Display E-Paper Shipments, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 36: Flexible Display Shipments For E-Paper, By Applications, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 37: Global Flexible Display Revenue For E-Paper, By Applications, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 38: Flexible Display Shipments For Wearable Display, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 39: Flexible Displays Market Revenue For Wearable Display, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 40: Global Flexible Display Shipments For Wearable Display, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 41: Flexible Display Shipments For Smart Card, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 42: Flexible Display Smart Card Market Revenue, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 43: Global Shipment For Smartcard, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 44: Flexible Display Shipment For Pop/ESL, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 45: Flexible Display Pop/ESL Market Revenue, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 46: Global Flexible Display Shipments For Pop/ESL, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 47: Global Television Market Shipments, 2013 - 2020 (Million Units)
  • Table 48: Global Flexible Displays Market Shipments in Television, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 49: Market Revenue For Television, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 50: Global Shipments For Television, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 51: Global Market Shipments, By Technology, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 52: Amoled VS LCD
  • Table 53: Global Flexible Oled Display Shipments, By Applications, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 54: Electrophoretic Technology Market, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 55: Electrochromic Technology Market, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 56: Electrowetting Technology Market, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 57: CH-LCD Technology Market, By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 58: Global Flexible E-Paper Display Shipments, By Application, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 59: Global Flexible LCD Display Shipments By Application, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 60: Flexible Displays Market Revenue By Geography, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 61: Flexible Displays Market Volume By Geography, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 62: The Americas: Flexible Displays Market Revenue, By Region, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 63: The Americas: Market Shipment, By Region, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 64: The Americas: Market Shipments, By Application, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 65: The Americas: Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 66: Europe: Flexible Displays Market Revenue By Country, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 67: Europe: Market Shipment By Country, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 68: Europe: Market Shipments, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 69: Europe: Market Revenue, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 70: APAC: Flexible Displays Market Revenue By Country, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 71: APAC: Market Shipments, By Country, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 72: APAC: Market Shipments, By Applictaion, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 73: APAC: Market Revenue, By Application, 2013- 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 74: ROW: Flexible Displays Market Shipments, By Application, 2013 - 2020 (Million Square Meter Units)
  • Table 75: ROW: Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Table 76: Top Players in E-Paper Display For E-Reader Market, 2013
  • Table 77: New Product Developments/Launches, 2009 - 2014
  • Table 78: Collaborations/Joint Ventures/Agreements, 2010 - 2014
  • Table 79: Partnership/Strategic Alliance, 2010-2014
  • Table 80: Mergers and Aqcuisitions, 2012-2013
  • Table 81: Awards/ Recognitions/Other Ventures, 2012-2014
  • Table 82: Atmel: Product offerings
  • Table 83: Corning: Products and Services
  • Table 84: Delta Electronics: Product offerings
  • Table 85: E ink: Products and Services
  • Table 86: Flexible Display: Product, Applications, and Technology
  • Table 87: HP: Product offerings
  • Table 88: LG Display: Products and Services
  • Table 89: Nanolumens: Products and Solutions
  • Table 90: Nokia: Products and Services
  • Table 91: Philips: Products & Services offerings
  • Table 92: Sony: Product offerings
  • Table 93: Visionox: Products & Services

List of Figures

  • Figure 1: Flexible Display Market Segmentation
  • Figure 2: Research Methodology To Derive The Market Size
  • Figure 3: Data Triangulation
  • Figure 4: Basic Diagram
  • Figure 5: Display Technology Segmentation
  • Figure 6: Evolution Graph
  • Figure 7: Roadmap
  • Figure 8: Flexible Displays Market
  • Figure 9: Life Cycle of Flexible Display
  • Figure 10: Impact Analysis of Drivers
  • Figure 11: Flexible Display Features
  • Figure 12: Global Smartphone Shipments, 2007-2017 (Million Units)
  • Figure 13: Impact Analysis of Restraints
  • Figure 14: Porter's Five Force Model
  • Figure 15: Value Chain
  • Figure 16: Flexible Display Glass Material Value, 2012 - 2020 ($Million)
  • Figure 17: Emissive Display VS Non-Emissive Display
  • Figure 18: Oled Structure
  • Figure 19: Applications of Flexible Display
  • Figure 20: Technology Comparison, 2013 - 2020
  • Figure 21: Tablet Market Trend, 2010 - 2012
  • Figure 22: Lifecycle of E-Paper Technologies
  • Figure 23: E-Paper Applications
  • Figure 24: Technologies With Respect to Applications Matrix
  • Figure 25: Advantages of ESL
  • Figure 26: Schematic of An Amoled
  • Figure 27: LCD Structure
  • Figure 28: Roadmap to Flexible Flat Panel Display
  • Figure 29: Flexible Display Using Photographic Technology
  • Figure 30: Flexible Displays Market Trends, 2013 - 2020
  • Figure 31: Atmel Corporation: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 32: AU Optronics: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 33: AUO: SWOT Analysis
  • Figure 34: Corning Inc.: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 35: Corning, Inc.: SWOT Analysis
  • Figure 36: Delta Electronics: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 37: Delta Electronics: SWOT Analysis
  • Figure 38: Dupont: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 39: Dupont Display: SWOT Analysis
  • Figure 40: E Ink Holdings: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 41: E Ink Holdings: SWOT Analysis
  • Figure 42: Hewlett Packard: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 43: HP: SWOT Analysis
  • Figure 44: LG Display Co Ltd: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 45: Materion Corporation: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 46: Nokia: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 47: Novaled AG: Product Portfolio
  • Figure 48: Philips Electronics: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 49: Sony Corporation: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 50: Toppan: Company Snapshot
  • Figure 51: Toppan: Business Segments
  • Figure 52: Uiversal Display Corporation: Company Snapshot
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