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Tire Cord - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 1227809
  • June 2014
  • Region: Global
  • 144 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Tire Cord in Metric Tons by the following Fabric Types: Steel Tire Cord, Polyester Tire Cord, Nylon Tire Cord, and Others.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

The report profiles 24 companies including many key and niche players such as:

- Century Enka Limited
- CORDENKA GmbH & Co. KG
- Formosa Taffeta Co., Ltd.
- Hyosung Corporation
- Kolon Industries, Inc.

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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Steel Cord
Nylon Tire Cord
Polyester Tire Cord
Others

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Prelude
Global Tire Cord Market: In a Nut Shell
Automotive Industry: Directing the Course of Tire Cord Market
Table 1: Middle-Class Consumer Spending Across Developed and Developing Regions (2013E & 2030F): Percentage Breakdown by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2: Emerging Dominance of OEMs From Developing Countries in the Global Automotive Manufacturing Market (2012 & 2025P): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of OEMs by Origin
OEMs from Developed Automotive Markets & OEMs from Emerging Automotive Markets (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 3: Emerging Dominance of OEMs From Developing Countries in the Global Passenger Car Market (2012 & 2025P): Percentage Share Breakdown of Regional & Foreign OEMs by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Tires Industry: A Quick Primer
Table 4: World Market for Tires (2013): Breakdown of Volume Shipments in Million Units by Geographic Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect
Impact on the Passenger Cars Market
Impact on Commercial Vehicles
Market Springs Back to Normalcy in 2010
Slowdown in Developing Markets Disheartens Automotive Industry
Weak Global Automobile Sales Affect Demand for Tire Cord in 2013
Key Research Takeaway
Market Set to Rebound as Global Economy Stands Poised for an Incremental Growth
Table 5: World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2012 through 2015F): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Projected Rise in Vehicle Sales & Production Signals Bright Outlook for the Tire Cord Market
Opportunity Indicators:
Table 7: Global Passenger Car Production (2012, 2015 & 2018) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: Global Passenger Car Production (2012, 2015 & 2018): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Produced by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Outlook
Developing Nations Lend Traction for Market Growth
Asia-Pacific Remains the Mainstay for Tire Cord
BRIC Countries to Drive Global Growth in the Short-to-Medium Term Period
Table 9: Passenger Car Penetration in the BRIC (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Other Emerging Markets and Growth Opportunities
Table 10: GDP Per Capita (In US$); GDP (In US$ Billion); and GDP Growth (In %) in Developed Countries, BRIC & CIVETS Region for the Year 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. MARKET TRENDS, GROWTH DRIVERS & ISSUES

Radialization Throws in Huge Opportunities for Steel Tire Cord
Table 11: Tire Radialization as a Percentage of Total Tire Population by Select Country/Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strive for Lighter Weight Drives Material Advancements
Volatility in Steel Prices Pressures Steel Tire Cord Manufacturers
Excess Capacity Erodes Margins of Polyester Tire Cord Market
HMLS Yarn
The New Polyester Yarn for High-Speed Tires
Replacement Tires Keep the Sentiment High in the Tire Cord Market
Table 12: Replacement Demand for Passenger Car and Truck Tires
Rising Average Vehicle Life Drives Replacement Tires Demand
Table 13: Average Age of Light Vehicles (includes Car & Light Commercial Vehicles) in the United States in the Year 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14: Average Age of Cars in the EU (2012): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Shift Towards Large Sized Rims Enthuses Tire Cord Makers
Smaller Tire Cords Contribute to Fuel-Efficient Vehicles
Increasing Consumption of CUV Tires Enthralls Tire Cord Manufacturers
Table 15: Growing Popularity of Crossovers: US Passenger Cars Market As a Case in Point (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Car Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
“Green” Trend Catches up with Tire Cord too
Table 16: Global Green Tires Market: Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Region for the Years 2013 & 2018F (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Green House Gas Emissions and Fuel Economy Standards for Vehicles across the World
Nanotechnology to Infuse New Strength
Stringent Product Approval Process

3. COMPETITION

Leading Players by Segment
The global tire cord market is held by both captive
Table 17: Leading Players in the Global Steel Tire Cord Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Installed Capacity by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 18: Leading Players in the Global Polyester Tire Cord Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Installed Capacity by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Declining Captive Capacity Bodes Well for Tire Cord Manufacturers
Strong Relationships with Tire Makers: Key to Market Success
Table 19: Select Integrated Tire Companies with Active Captive Tire Cord Facilities (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. TIRE INDUSTRY AN OVERVIEW

Introduction
Raw Materials for Automobile Tires
Automobile Tire Composition: Frequently Used Constituents
Table 20: Automobile Tire Composition: Percentage Breakdown of Constituents by Weight (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21: Automobile Tires: Composition of Raw-Materials as Percentage of Total Raw Material Cost (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22: Global Tire Reinforcement Materials Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Factors Affecting Demand in Tire Industry
Vehicle Demand
Vehicle Fleet
Prices of Raw Material
Significance of Road Transport
Retreading
Radial vs. Bias Tires
Radial Tire
Low-Profile Radials
Bias Tire
Market Dynamics
Changing Dimensions
Need of a Big Wheel
Runflat Tires to Register Healthy Growth
Major Players
Table 23: World Tires Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: Global Medium/Heavy Truck Tire Market (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Tire Cord
An Introduction
Tire Reinforcments for Radial Tire by Category
Tire Reinforcements for Different Categories of Bias/Cross- Ply Tire
Tire Cord Fabric
Steel Cord
Nylon Tire Cord
Polyester Tire Cord
Others

6. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

Kordsa Global Launches Eco-Friendly Tire Cord
Oriental Industries Unveils New Tire Cord Fabrics

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

Bekaert to Acquire Pirelli's Steel Cord Business
Junma Tyre Cord Divests Entire Stake in Zhangjiagang Junma Steel Tyre Cord
Bridgestone to Merge its Steel Cord Production in Japan
Cordiant Inaugurates New Steel Cord Tire Production Line at the Yaroslavl Tire Plant
Toyobo to Close Polyester Tire Cord Business

8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

Century Enka Limited (India)
CORDENKA GmbH & Co. KG (Germany)
Formosa Taffeta Co. Ltd (Taiwan)
Hyosung Corporation (South Korea)
Kolon Industries, Inc (South Korea)
Kordarna Plus A.S. (Czech Republic)
Kordsa Global Endüstriyel Iplik ve Kord Bezi Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. (Turkey)
Nile Kordsa (Egypt)
NV Bekaert SA (Belgium)
Performance Fibers, Inc. (US)
SRF Limited (India)
Teijin Limited (Japan)
Xingda International Holdings Limited (China)

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: World Historic Review for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market by Product Segment
Steel Tire Cord, Polyester Tire Cord, Nylon Tire Cord and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29: World Historic Review for Tire Cord Market by Product Segment
Steel Tire Cord, Polyester Tire Cord, Nylon Tire Cord and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Tire Cord Market by Product Segment
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Demand for Steel Tire Cord, Polyester Tire Cord, Nylon Tire Cord and Others Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Domestic Tire Production
Onshoring of Tire Manufacturing to Infuse New Optimism
Demand for Replacement Tires Sustains Tire Cord Sales
Table 31: US Tire Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumer Sales by Brand Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32: US Tire Wholesale Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Annual Revenue by Category (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Export/Import Scenario
Table 33: US Tire Cord Fabric Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Imports by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34: US Tire Cord Fabric Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Exports by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Performance Fibers, Inc.
A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 35: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 36: US Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Export/Import Scenario
Table 37: Canadian Tire Cord Fabric Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Imports by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38: Canadian Tire Cord Fabric Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Exports by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
B.Market Analytics
Table 39: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40: Canadian Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Japanese Tire Industry: A Review
Strategic Corporate Developments
Teijin Limited
A Key Japanese Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 41: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 42: Japanese Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Changing Dynamics in the European Tires Sector
Hiccups in Auto Industry Hurt Sentiments in the Tire Cord Market
Table 43: European Automotive Market (2011): Estimated Percentage of Plant Capacity Utilization by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
B.Market Analytics
Table 44: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45: European Historic Review for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46: European 15-Year Perspective for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. FRANCE
Market Analysis
Table 47: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48: French Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. GERMANY
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
A Brief Insight into German Automobile Market
CORDENKA GmbH & Co. KG
A Key German Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 49: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50: German Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. ITALY
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Product Launch
B.Market Analytics
Table 51: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52: Italian Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM
Market Analysis
Table 53: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54: UK Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. SPAIN
Market Analysis
Table 55: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 56: Spanish Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. RUSSIA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 57: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58: Russian Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4g. REST OF EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Product Launch
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 59: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 60: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

A.Market Analysis
Automotive Production Activity in Asia-Pacific
B.Market Analytics
Table 61: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 62: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 63: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Tire Cord by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Consumption for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5a. CHINA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
China: The Largest Consumer of Tire Cord
Table 64: Chinese Tire Cord Market (2013): Percentage Share breakdown of Unit Shipments by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 65: Chinese Steel Tire Cord Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Costs Involved by Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Impact of Recent Economic Slowdown
Year 2014 & Beyond
Table 66: Importance of the Chinese Passenger Cars Market to Domestic Economic Growth As Measured by the Value of Car Sales as a Percentage of GDP for the Years 2003, 2011 & 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Competition
Table 67: Chinese Steel Tire Cord Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Installed Capacity by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Product Launch
Strategic Corporate Development
Xingda International Holdings Limited
A Key Chinese Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 68: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 69: Chinese Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5b. INDIA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Market Overview
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 70: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 71: Indian Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 72: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 73: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

A.Market Analysis
Automotive Industry
A Review
B.Market Analytics
Table 74: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 75: Latin American Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Nile Kordsa
A Key Egyptian Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 76: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 77: Rest of World Historic Review for Tire Cord Market Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 24 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries 28)
The United States (3)
Japan (4)
Europe (6)
Germany (1)
Rest of Europe (5)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (13)
Latin America (1)
Africa (1)

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