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Global Automotive Polycarbonate Glazing Market 2019-2026

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Global Automotive Polycarbonate Glazing Market 2019-2026
Published: December 1, 2019 Content info:

Global Automotive Polycarbonate Glazing Market is the emerging market, and it is expected to grow at CAGR of XX% during the period 2019-2026. The use of polycarbonate resins is beneficial to the environment as well. The use of polycarbonates reduces vehicle weight, which in turn improves fuel efficiency and reduces vehicle emission. The global market for automotive polycarbonate glazing displays high growth potential with the increasing demand for fuel-efficient vehicles across the world.

Technological advancements pertaining to the use of new raw materials such as polycarbonate to replace traditional glass is expected to propel industry growth. U.S., the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards specifies only laminated glass, tempered glass, and glass-plastic for automotive glazing standards. Few Major trends of the market are application in panoramic roofs. Recent technological developments in automotive polycarbonate glazing will further offer growth and investment opportunities.

Increasing use of polycarbonate glazing in the automotive industry in India is another major factor anticipated to accelerate the growth of the Asia Pacific market in the coming few years followed by Europe. The regulatory environment in major automotive markets such as the U.S., Europe, and Japan specifies to use laminated, tempered, or toughened glass for automotive glazing. The use of plastics including polycarbonates is restricted in U.S, Europe and Japan for automotive glazing which restrains the market growth in these regions.

Market Drivers:

Major Drivers of Automotive Polycarbonate Glazing Market are increasing demand for lightweight glazing materials, and growing sunroof market and advanced automotive designs.

Market Restraints:

Major Restraints of the market are higher cost of polycarbonate glazing, and environmental regulations prohibiting the use of polycarbonate materials for windscreens.

Market Segmentation:

By Product:

Polycarbonate materials are utilized in place of glass in panoramic sunroofs, and it reduces vehicle weight substantially. This further enhances the vehicle's fuel efficiency and reduces emission. A major opportunity in the market for automotive polycarbonate glazing is the rising acceptance of electric and hybrid vehicles. Passenger vehicles contributed approximately 71% revenue in the automotive polycarbonate glazing market in 2016. The benefits of these sheets percolated across commercial, industrial, and institutional sectors finding wide application scope in overhead glazing and greenhouse glazing which will further boost up the market growth.

Key market segments covered

By Vehicle Type

  • Passenger Vehicle
  • Commercial Vehicle

By Application

  • Front Windsheild
  • Rear Windsheild
  • Side Windows
  • Sunroof

By Sales

  • OEM's
  • After Market

By Region

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North America
  • South America
  • Rest of the World

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Target Audience

  • Raw Material Suppliers/ Buyers
  • Product Suppliers/ Buyers
  • Industry Investors/Investment Bankers
  • Education & Research Institutes
  • Research Professionals
  • Emerging Companies
  • Manufacturers
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Methodology and Scope

  • 1.1 Research methodology
  • 1.2 Scope of the report

2. Global Automotive Polycarbonate Glazing Market Overview

3. Industry analysis

  • 3.1 Market Drivers
  • 3.2 Market Restraints
  • 3.3 Porters five force analysis
    • 3.3.1 Buyers power
    • 3.3.2 Supplier Power
    • 3.3.3 Industry competition
    • 3.3.4 Threat of new Entrant
    • 3.3.5 Threat of Substitutes

4. Market Segmentation

  • 4.1 By Vehicle
    • 4.1.1 Passenger Vehicles
    • 4.1.2 Commercial Vehicles
  • 4.2 By Application
    • 4.2.1 Front Windsheild
    • 4.2.2 Rear Windsheild
    • 4.2.3 Side Window
    • 4.2.4 Sunroof
  • 4.3 By Sales
    • 4.3.1 OEM's
    • 4.3.2 After Market

5. Geography Analysis

  • 5.1 Asia Pacific
    • 5.1.1 India
    • 5.1.2 China
    • 5.1.3 Japan
    • 5.1.4 Korea
    • 5.1.5 Rest of Asia Pacific
  • 5.2 North America
    • 5.2.1 US
    • 5.2.2 Canada
    • 5.2.3 Mexico
    • 5.2.4 Rest of North America
  • 5.3 South America
    • 5.3.1 Argentina
    • 5.3.2 Brazil
    • 5.3.3 Rest of South America
  • 5.4 Europe
    • 5.4.1 UK
    • 5.4.2 Germany
    • 5.4.3 France
    • 5.4.4 Italy
    • 5.4.5 Rest of Europe
  • 5.5 Rest of World

6. Competitive Landscape

  • 6.1 Market Share Analysis
  • 6.2 Key Strategies Adopted by Major Players
  • 6.3 Product Benchmarking

7. Company profiles

  • 7.1 Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
  • 7.2 Freeglass Gmbh & co
  • 7.3 Webasto Group
  • 7.4 Covestro AG
  • 7.5 Teijin Limited
  • 7.6 Chi Mei Group
  • 7.7 KRD Siecherheitstechnik Gmbh
  • 7.8 Trinseno S.A
  • 7.9 Saudi Basic Industries Corporation

8. Global Automotive Polycarbonate Glazing Market- Appendix

  • 8.1 Sources
  • 8.2 List of Tables
  • 8.3 Expert Panel Validation
  • 8.4 Disclaimer
  • 8.5 Contact Us
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