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Global Light Vehicle Materials Market - Forecasts to 2031

  • ID: 2886409
  • Report
  • January 2017
  • Region: Global
  • 97 Pages
  • just-auto
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 3M
  • Bodine Aluminum
  • Faurecia
  • JLR
  • Novelis
  • Sumitomo Corporation
  • MORE
Updated in the last quarter, this report has been extracted from motor industry information and provides a comprehensive overview of the global body material trends sector, major suppliers, top 14 markets, technology trends and market size forecasts.

Based on exclusive interviews, primary research and proprietary data this global market study includes:
Material use as a percentage of vehicle body weight for the top 14 markets
A review of the latest material developments, applications and market trends (including space frames, engine cooling, armour, braking, reinforcing, seating, light-weighting, films, aluminium, carbon fibre, coatings, magnesium, organic materials, plastics and composites, steel and recycling initiatives)
Exclusive interviews with OE suppliers including Isolite Group, Zircotec, Prodrive, JAPIA, Tata Steel, Surface Processing
Sector PESTER (Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Environmental and Regulatory) analysis
Updated profiles of the major materials suppliers including their strategies and prospects
Material use forecasts as a percentage of vehicle body weight for the top 14 markets (sectors include steel, iron, aluminium, plastics, glass and other materials)

The top 14 markets accounting for over 98% of global light vehicle production include:
North America (US, Canada and Mexico); Mercosur (Brazil and Argentina); Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, UK, Spain, Portugal, Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Austria, Finland and Morocco); Central Europe (Turkey, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia); Russia; Japan; China; India; Korea; Thailand; Other Asia; Iran; South Africa; Australia.

You can use this materials market report to:
Gain a quick overview of the automotive materials sector globally
Understand the size and scope of the world's top 14 markets
Hear direct from leading companies on their strategies and plans
Review the latest and most significant technological developments
Follow the key trends within the sector and what's driving them
Spot opportunities and threats in this sector
Track key companies' latest activities and prospects
Prepare supply and demand forecasts
Produce internal sales plans and forecasts
Carry out competitive intelligence
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 3M
  • Bodine Aluminum
  • Faurecia
  • JLR
  • Novelis
  • Sumitomo Corporation
  • MORE
Introduction
Pester analysis
Companies
3M
Accuride Corporation
Aichi Steel
Alcoa, Inc
Aleris
Asahi Kasei Plastics
Autoneum
BASF SE
Benteler
Biomer
Bodine Aluminum
Bridgestone
CIE Automotive SA
ContiTech
Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc
Covestro
Dow Automotive Systems
Dräxlmaier Group
DuPont (E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company)
Evonik
Faurecia
Freudenberg & Co. KG
Gestamp Automocion
Henkel
Honeywell
Hyundai Steel
International Automotive Components
JFE Steel Corporation
Key Plastics
Kobe Steel
Lanxess
LG Chem
Magna International Inc.
Infrastructure
Merger and acquisition activity
Martinrea
Metaldyne
Minda Corporation
NanoSteel Company
Novelis
Oerlikon Balzers
Posco
PPG Industries
Infrastructure
Merger and acquisition activity
Products
PT Astra Otoparts
SABIC
Saint-Gobain
Samvardhana Motherson Group
Shiloh Industries
Showa Denko
Solvay
Stadco
Sumitomo Corporation
Tata Steel
Teijin
Tenedora Nemak
ThyssenKrupp AG
Toray Industries
Toyo Tire & Rubber
Toyoda Gosei
Trelleborg AB
Trinseo
Victrex
Woodbridge Group
Yokohama Rubber
ZF
Forecasts
Aluminium
Glass
Iron
Other materials
Plastics
Steel
Materials
Aluminium
Applications
Alcoa's MagnaForce
Aluminium sheet from Kobe Steel
Audi Space Frame
Cadillac ATS
Constellium’s aluminium crash management system
Engine cooling
Ford F-150 pickup
GM's aluminium welding technology
Heat shield from Federal-Mogul
Honda's steel-aluminium jointing solution
JLR's increasing use of aluminium
Novelis supplying aluminium sheet to General Motors
Tesla Model S
Turbocharger
Carbon fibre
Armoured vehicles
Bentley's Continental Supersports model
BMW using carbon fibre in its i3 electric vehicle
Body panels
Carbon ceramic disc brakes
Carbon fibre reinforced plastics
Carbon fibre roof for Ferrari Superamerica 45
Daimler invests in carbon fibre
Ford invests in carbon fibre
GM invests in carbon fibre
JCI's solution
Seating
Coatings
Colour trends
BASF's research
DuPont's research
PPG's research
Other
Magnesium
Roofs
Seating
Organic materials
Acoustical foam
BMW's photovoltaic (PV) solar cells
Doors
Ecological plastic in the Prius
Engine parts
Floor mats
Ford's approach to using alternative materials
Instrument panels
Interiors
Mercedes-Benz uses coconut matting, crushed olive stones and even sawdust
Seating
Tyres
Other materials
Alternative material to nylon 12 resin
BASF's car seat cover
BASF's sound absorbent resin
ContiTech's double-sided timing belt
Plastics and composites
Airbags
Bioplastic for vehicle interior parts
Brake pedal
Bumper market
Charge air ducts
Composite material door panels
Composite plastic tailgate
Door panels
Engine cooling
Environmentally friendly (‘green’) products
ESP applications
Fuel system applications
General Motors' 'smart materials' developments
Glass fibre compounds
Glazing
Interior applications
Ford and Coca-Cola develop vehicle interior fabric
Resins
Roof systems
Sealing applications
Material from Trelleborg
Windshield sealing system for the Opel Astra GTC
Seat belts
Seats
Spare wheel tray
Spoiler
Suspension system
Tailgate
Technology developments
Transmission crossbeam
Wheels
Recycling
Batteries
Bumpers
Glazing
Interiors
Motor oil
Plastics
Steel
Tyres
Continental's tyre recycling process
Ford makes gaskets and seals from recycled tyres
Michelin's TREC project
Waste packaging
Steel
Bumpers
Fuel tanks
Seats
Wheels
Archive
Emerging markets
Front-end modules
IAC develops blow foaming process for air ducts
Interior films from 3M
Nissan’s SpecV version of its GT-R ‘halo car’
PSA looks for aluminium partners

List of Tables
Alternative materials: potential weight saving versus cost
Evaluation of a clutch pedal
Aluminium as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2008-2030
Cost of CO2 saving
Examples of alternative materials to steel
Glass as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2008-2030
Iron as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2008-2030
Other materials as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2008-2030
Plastics as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2008-2030
Steel as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2008-2030
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  • 3M
  • Accuride Corporation
  • Aichi Steel
  • Alcoa, Inc
  • Aleris
  • Asahi Kasei Plastics
  • Audi
  • Autoneum
  • BASF SE
  • Benteler
  • Bentley
  • Biomer
  • BMW
  • Bodine Aluminum
  • Bridgestone
  • Cadillac
  • CIE Automotive SA
  • Coca-Cola
  • Constellium
  • Continental
  • ContiTech
  • Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc
  • Covestro
  • Daimler
  • Dow Automotive Systems
  • Dräxlmaier Group
  • DuPont (E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company)
  • Evonik
  • Faurecia
  • Federal-Mogul
  • Ford
  • Freudenberg & Co. KG
  • General Motors
  • Gestamp Automocion
  • Henkel
  • Honda
  • Honeywell
  • Hyundai Steel
  • IAC
  • International Automotive Components
  • JCI
  • JFE Steel Corporation
  • JLR
  • Key Plastics
  • Kobe Steel
  • Lanxess
  • LG Chem
  • Magna International Inc.
  • Martinrea
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Metaldyne
  • Michelin
  • Minda Corporation
  • NanoSteel Company
  • Nissan
  • Novelis
  • Oerlikon Balzers
  • Opel
  • Posco
  • PPG Industries
  • PSA
  • PT Astra Otoparts
  • SABIC
  • Saint-Gobain
  • Samvardhana Motherson Group
  • Shiloh Industries
  • Showa Denko
  • Solvay
  • Stadco
  • Sumitomo Corporation
  • Tata Steel
  • Teijin
  • Tenedora Nemak
  • Tesla
  • ThyssenKrupp AG
  • Toray Industries
  • Toyo Tire & Rubber
  • Toyoda Gosei
  • Trelleborg AB
  • Trinseo
  • Victrex
  • Woodbridge Group
  • Yokohama Rubber
  • ZF
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