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Global Light Vehicle Materials Market - Forecasts to 2029 Product Image

Global Light Vehicle Materials Market - Forecasts to 2029

  • ID: 2886409
  • July 2014
  • Region: Global
  • 112 Pages
  • just-auto

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 3M
  • BASF SE
  • Evonik
  • Key Plastics
  • Novelis
  • Stadco
  • MORE

This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the OE material trends sector, its suppliers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts.

This global market study offers:

- Automotive OE material trends market size estimates
- Latest technologies and trends
- Market share data tables
- Exclusive interviews with major companies
- Profiles of the major players including their strategies and prospects
- Market size forecasts

You can use this report to:

- Understand the scope and scale of the major markets
- Get an overview of the global automotive material trends sector
- Identify opportunities and threats
- Prepare demand and supply forecasts
- Review the latest technological drivers
- Know the key trends within the sector and what's driving them
- Get up to speed with latest company activities and prospects
- Hear direct from major companies on strategies and plans
- Carry out competitive analysis

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 3M
  • BASF SE
  • Evonik
  • Key Plastics
  • Novelis
  • Stadco
  • MORE

1. Introduction
- Definitions

2. PESTER analysis

3. Companies
- 3M
- Accuride Corporation
- Aichi Steel
- Alcoa, Inc
- Aleris
- Asahi Kasei Plastics
- Autoneum
- BASF SE
- Bayer MaterialScience
- Benteler
- Biomer
- Bodine Aluminum
- CIE Automotive SA
- Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc
- Dow Automotive Systems
- DuPont (E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company)
- Evonik
- Faurecia
- Freudenberg & Co. KG
- Gestamp Automocion
- Henkel
- Key Plastics
- Kobe Steel
- JFE Steel Corporation
- LG Chem
- Honeywell
- Lanxess
- Saint-Gobain
- Toyo Tire & Rubber
- Magna International Inc.
Merger and acquisition activity
Infrastructure
- Martinrea International Inc.
- Minda Corporation
- NanoSteel Company
- Novelis
- Oerlikon Balzers
- PPG Industries
Products
Merger and acquisition activity
Infrastructure
- PT Astra Otoparts
- Samvardhana Motherson Group
- Showa Denko
- Solvay
- Stadco
- Sumitomo Corporation
- Tata Steel
- Tenedora Nemak
- ThyssenKrupp AG
- Toray Industries
- Toyoda Gosei
- Trelleborg AB
- Woodbridge Group
- ZF

4. Materials
- Aluminium
Overview
Applications
Introduction
Constellium’s aluminium crash management system
Audi Space Frame
Novelis supplying aluminium sheet to General Motors
Heat shield from Federal-Mogul
JLR's increasing use of aluminium
2013 Tesla Model S
Alcoa's MagnaForce
Aluminium sheet from Kobe Steel
Cadillac ATS
Engine cooling
Ford F-150 pickup
GM's aluminium welding technology
Honda's steel-aluminium jointing solution
- Carbon fibre
Overview
Applications
Armoured vehicles
BMW using carbon fibre in its i3 electric vehicle
Bentley's Continental Supersports model
Carbon ceramic disc brakes
Body panels
Carbon fibre reinforced plastics
Seating
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
- Coatings
Overview
Colour trends
DuPont's research
PPG's research
Other
- Magnesium
Overview
Applications
Seating
- Organic materials
Overview
Applications
Acoustical foam
Doors
Engine parts
Floor mats
Instrument panels
Interiors
Seating
Tyres
BMW's photovoltaic (PV) solar cells
Ecological plastic in the Prius
Mercedes-Benz uses coconut matting, crushed olive stones and even sawdust
Ford's approach to using alternative materials
- Plastics and composites
Overview
Applications
Airbags
Bioplastic for vehicle interior parts
Brake pedal
Bumper market
Charge air ducts
Composite material door panels
Composite plastic tailgate
Door panels
Environmentally friendly (‘green’) products
ESP applications
Fuel system applications
General Motors' 'smart materials' developments
Glass fibre compounds
Glazing
IAC develops blow foaming process for air ducts
Spoiler
Wheels
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
Suspension system
Transmission crossbeam
Technology developments
- Steel
Overview
Applications
Bumpers
Fuel tanks
Seats
Wheels
- Other materials
Alternative material to nylon 12 resin
BASF's sound absorbent resin
- Recycling
Batteries
Bumpers
Glazing
Interiors
Tyres
Continental's tyre recycling process
Ford makes gaskets and seals from recycled tyres
Michelin's TREC project
Motor oil
Plastics
Steel
Waste packaging
- Archive
Front-end modules
Interior films from 3M
Nissan’s SpecV version of its GT-R ‘halo car’
PSA Peugeot Citroen looks for aluminium partners

5. Emerging markets
- India

6. Forecasts
- Steel
- Iron
- Aluminium
- Plastics
- Glass
- Other materials

List of tables:

1. Alternative materials: potential weight saving versus cost
2. Examples of alternative materials to steel
3. Evaluation of a clutch pedal
4. Cost of CO2 saving
5. Steel as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
6. Iron as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
7. Aluminium as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
8. Plastics as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
9. Glass as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
10. Other materials as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028

- 3M
- Accuride Corporation
- Aichi Steel
- Alcoa, Inc
- Aleris
- Asahi Kasei Plastics
- Autoneum
- BASF SE
- Bayer MaterialScience
- Benteler
- Biomer
- Bodine Aluminum
- CIE Automotive SA
- Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc
- Dow Automotive Systems
- DuPont (E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company)
- Evonik
- Faurecia
- Freudenberg & Co. KG
- Gestamp Automocion
- Henkel
- Key Plastics
- Kobe Steel
- JFE Steel Corporation
- LG Chem
- Honeywell
- Lanxess
- Saint-Gobain
- Toyo Tire & Rubber
- Magna International Inc.
- Martinrea International Inc.
- Minda Corporation
- NanoSteel Company
- Novelis
- Oerlikon Balzers
- PPG Industries
- PT Astra Otoparts
- Samvardhana Motherson Group
- Showa Denko
- Solvay
- Stadco
- Sumitomo Corporation
- Tata Steel
- Tenedora Nemak
- ThyssenKrupp AG
- Toray Industries
- Toyoda Gosei
- Trelleborg AB
- Woodbridge Group
- ZF

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