Aerospace Foam Market by Type of Foam (Polyurethane, Polyethylene, Ceramic, Metal, and Others) and Application (General Aviation, Commercial Aircraft, and Military Aircraft) - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2015-2023

  • ID: 4227001
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 220 pages
  • Allied Analytics LLP
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • ARMACELL
  • BASF SE
  • Boyd Corporation
  • ERG Materials
  • Evonik Industries
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • MORE
The global aerospace foam industry was at valued $4,584 million in 2016, and is expected to reach $7,482 million by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 7.2% from 2017 to 2023. Aerospace foams are materials used for cushioning and insulation in aircraft. These materials have excellent properties, such as durability, tensile strength, and rigidness that make them a versatile material of choice for aerospace applications. Aerospace foams, such as polyurethane, polyethylene, ceramic foam, and metal foam provides superior insulation in varied temperature ranges and reduce air leakage.

Rise in demand for low-cost carrier airlines has increased the demand for aerospace foam in commercial aircraft, owing to its excellent lightweight and insulating properties and rapid urbanization has enhanced the demand for aerospace foam in the aircraft industry. The increase in governmental investment in military aircrafts is expected to boost the growth of aerospace foam by creating lucrative market growth potential. In addition, the demand for polyurethane foam products for aircraft flight decks and interior cabins has increased, owing to their excellent absorption and cushioning formulations. This trend is expected to increase the scope of polyurethane foams in military & defense grade applications. However, availability of raw materials, low shelf life period, and government regulations are expected to hinder the market growth. Furthermore, increase in investments and growth in renewable material for manufacturing green polyurethane-based foam are expected to generate significant growth opportunities.

North America is the major market for aerospace foams, owing to the presence of leading aviation & aircraft manufacturers followed by Asia-Pacific. Rapid industrial expansion and availability of raw materials are expected to boost the demand for aerospace foam in emerging economies of Asia-Pacific, such as China and India.

The report on the global aerospace foam is segmented into type of foam, application, and geography. Based on type, it is classified into polyurethane, polyethylene, ceramic, metal, and others. Based on application, it is categorized into general aviation, commercial aircraft, and military aircraft. Geographically, the market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.

Top market players in the global aerospace market include

BASF SE
Huntsman Corporation
ARMACELL
Boyd Corporation
Evonik Industries
Rogers Corporation
SABIC Innovative Plastics
General Plastics Manufacturing Company
Zetofoams Plc
ERG Materials

KEY BENEFITS FOR STAKEHOLDERS

This report entails the detailed quantitative analysis of current market trends and estimations from 2015 to 2023 that assist in identifying the prevailing market opportunities in the global aerospace foam market.
In-depth coverage of the market includes drivers, restraints, and opportunities helps professionals to better understand the market behavior.
Detailed study of the strategies of key leaders, such as partnerships and acquisitions, in the market is provided.
Porter’s Five Forces analysis examines the competitive structure of the market and assists strategists in better decision-making.
Pinpoint analysis of geographical segments helps to identify opportunities for growth within the market.

Key Market Segmentation

By Type of Foam

Polyurethane
Polyethylene
Ceramic
Metal foams
Others

By Application

General Aviation
Commercial Aircraft
Military Aircraft

By Geography

North America
U.S.
Canada
Mexico
Europe
UK
Germany
France
Italy
Spain
Rest of Europe
Asia-Pacific
China
India
Japan
Australia
South Korea
Rest of Asia-Pacific
LAMEA
Latin America
Middle East
Africa
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • ARMACELL
  • BASF SE
  • Boyd Corporation
  • ERG Materials
  • Evonik Industries
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • MORE
CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION

1.1. REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2. KEY BENEFITS
1.3. KEY MARKET SEGMENT
1.4. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

1.4.1. Secondary Research
1.4.2. Primary Research
1.4.3. Analyst Tool & Model

CHAPTER 2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

2.1. MARKET SNAPSHOT
2.2. CXO PERSPECTIVES

CHAPTER 3. MARKET OVERVIEW

3.1. MARKET DEFINITION AND SCOPE
3.2. KEY FINDINGS

3.2.1. Top Investment Pockets
3.2.2. Top winning strategies

3.3. PORTERS FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
3.4. MARKET DYNAMICS

3.4.1. Drivers

3.4.1.1. Increase in demand for low cost carriers (LCC)
3.4.1.2. Increase in governmental investments

3.4.2. Restraints

3.4.2.1. Volatile nature of raw material prices

3.4.3. Opportunities

3.4.3.1. R&Ds in aerospace foam types (Green polyurethane foams)

3.5 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS, 2015 (%)

CHAPTER 4. GLOBAL AEROSPACE FOAM MARKET, BY TYPE

4.1. INTRODUCTION

4.1.1. Market Size and Forecast

4.2. POLYURETHANE FOAM

4.2.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
4.2.2. Market Size and Forecast

4.3. POLYETHYLENE FOAM

4.3.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
4.3.2. Market Size and Forecast

4.3. CERAMIC FOAM

4.3.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
4.3.2. Market Size and Forecast

4.4. METAL FOAM

4.4.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
4.4.2. Market Size and Forecast

4.5. OTHERS

4.5.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
4.5.2. Market Size and Forecast

CHAPTER 5. GLOBAL AEROSPACE FOAM MARKET, BY APPLICATION

5.1. INTRODUCTION

5.1.1. Market Size and Forecast

5.2. GENERAL AVIATION

5.2.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
5.2.2. Market Size and Forecast

5.3. MILITARY AIRCRAFTS

5.3.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
5.3.2. Market Size and Forecast

5.4. COMMERCIAL AVIATION

5.4.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
5.4.2. Market Size and Forecast

CHAPTER 6. GLOBAL AEROSPACE FOAM MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY

6.1. INTRODUCTION

6.1.1. Market Size and Forecast

6.2. NORTH AMERICA

6.2.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
6.2.2. Market Size and Forecast
6.2.3. U.S.

6.2.3.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.2.4. Canada

6.2.4.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.2.5. Mexico

6.2.5.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.3. EUROPE

6.3.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
6.3.2. Market Size and Forecast
6.3.3. Germany

6.3.3.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.3.4. France

6.3.4.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.3.5. UK

6.3.5.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.3.6. Spain

6.3.6.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.3.7. Italy

6.3.7.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.3.8. Rest of Europe

6.3.8.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.4. ASIA-PACIFIC

6.4.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
6.4.2. Market Size and Forecast
6.4.3. India

6.4.3.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.4.4. China

6.4.4.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.4.5. Japan

6.4.5.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.4.6. Australia

6.4.6.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.4.7. South Korea

6.4.7.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.4.8. Rest of Asia-Pacific

6.4.8.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.5. LAMEA

6.5.1. Key Market Trends, Growth Factors and Opportunities
6.5.2. Market Size and Forecast
6.5.3. Latin America

6.5.3.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.5.4. Middle East

6.5.4.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

6.5.5. Africa

6.5.5.1. Market size and forecast, by type & application

CHAPTER 7. COMPANY PROFILES

7.1. BASF SE

7.1.1. Company Overview
7.1.2. Company Snapshot
7.1.3. Operating Business Segments
7.1.4. Business Performance
7.1.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.2. HUNTSMAN CORPORATION

7.2.1. Company Overview
7.2.2. Company Snapshot
7.2.3. Operating Business Segments
7.2.4. Business Performance
7.2.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.3. ARMACELL

7.3.1. Company Overview
7.3.2. Company Snapshot
7.3.3. Operating Business Segments
7.3.4. Business Performance
7.3.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.4. BOYD CORPORATION

7.4.1. Company Overview
7.4.2. Company Snapshot
7.4.3. Operating Business Segments
7.4.4. Business Performance
7.4.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.5. EVONIK INDUSTRIES

7.5.1. Company Overview
7.5.2. Company Snapshot
7.5.3. Operating Business Segments
7.5.4. Business Performance
7.5.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.6. SABIC

7.6.1. Company Overview
7.6.2. Company Snapshot
7.6.3. Operating Business Segments
7.6.4. Business Performance
7.6.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.7. ROGERS CORPORATION

7.7.1. Company Overview
7.7.2. Company Snapshot
7.7.3. Operating Business Segments
7.7.4. Business Performance
7.7.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.8. ZETOFOAMS PLC

7.8.1. Company Overview
7.8.2. Company Snapshot
7.8.3. Operating Business Segments
7.8.4. Business Performance
7.8.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.9. GENERAL PLASTICS MANUFACTURING COMPANY

7.9.1. Company Overview
7.9.2. Company Snapshot
7.9.3. Operating Business Segments
7.9.4. Business Performance
7.9.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments

7.10. ERG MATERIALS

7.10.1. Company Overview
7.10.2. Company Snapshot
7.10.3. Operating Business Segments
7.10.4. Business Performance
7.10.5. Key Strategic Moves and Developments
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • ARMACELL
  • BASF SE
  • Boyd Corporation
  • ERG Materials
  • Evonik Industries
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • MORE
Aerospace Foam Market was valued at $4,584 million in 2016, and is expected to garner $7,482 million by 2023, registering a CAGR of 7.2% during the forecast period 2017 - 2023. On the basis of type segment, polyurethane foam occupied more than two-fifths share in 2016.

Aerospace foams are materials used for cushioning and insulation in aircrafts owing to their excellent properties, such as durability, tensile strength, and rigidness. Aerospace foams, such as polyurethane, polyethylene, ceramic, and metal foam, provide superior insulation in varied temperature ranges and reduce air leakage.

Enhanced insulation, lightweight, and durability have projected the demand for polyurethane foams with applications in headrest, carpet pads, cockpit panels, door, and others. Moreover, excellent thermal & mechanical stability and lightweight features have increased the demand for polyethylene in aerospace applications. Metal foams have excellent insulation and lightweight properties, owing to the increase in demand is expected to enhance commercial & military aircraft. The general aviation segment is the major market driver for aerospace foam, owing to increase in demand for aircraft deliverability and increase in growth of passenger carriers. Furthermore, increase in governmental investments is expected to fuel the demand for aerospace foam in military applications. Volatility in raw materials prices are expected to hinder the market growth but, developments in biodegradable aerospace foams, such as green polyurethane foam are expected to create growth opportunities in the market.

Key Findings of Aerospace Foam Market

The polyurethane foam segment is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.1% during the forecast period.
The metal foam segment is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% from 2017 to 2023.
The North American aerospace foam market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.1% from 2017 to 2023.
The commercial aircraft segment is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.5%.
In 2016, The polyethylene foam segment occupied approximately one-third share in the Asia-Pacific region, and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 6.3%.
LAMEA is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.3% during the analysis period, owing to increase in urbanization. North America and Europe were the major market drivers for aerospace foam. The increase in demand for low cost airlines is expected to boost the market in Asia-Pacific regions.

Key players operating in the market include BASF SE, Huntsman Corporation, ARMACELL, Boyd Corporation, Evonik Industries, Rogers Corporation, SABIC Innovative Plastics, General Plastics Manufacturing Company, Zetofoams Plc, and ERG Materials.
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  • BASF SE
  • Huntsman Corporation
  • ARMACELL
  • Boyd Corporation
  • Evonik Industries
  • Rogers Corporation
  • SABIC Innovative Plastics
  • General Plastics Manufacturing Company
  • Zetofoams Plc
  • ERG Materials
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