North America was the largest market in 2015, followed by Europe, owing to a significant use of nanomaterials in medical and electronics industry in the region. A good growth of nanomaterials was witnessed in the Asia region during last 5 years due to government support, continued environmental consciousness and expected increase in demand for specialty materials.
Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market due to rapid industrialization coupled with increasing investments in medical and automotive industry in emerging economies of China, India, South Korea and Singapore. Advancement in science & technology coupled with growing demand from numerous end-use industries in the region have led companies to intensify R&D in carbon nanomaterials which in turn is likely to have a positive impact on the market.
Market Dynamics of the Global Nanomaterials Market:
Increasing range of applications
Huge investments in R&D in nanotechnology
Decrease in price of nanomaterials due to advanced production techniques
High processing cost
Stringent environmental regulations
The top six players have secured two-thirds of global nanomaterials market shipments; there exist good opportunities for new players to enter this growth market. The healthcare industry is expected to surpass the electronic and electric industry in size over the coming 2-3 years, driven by nanotechnology advancements in the biomedical field. It is expected that nanomaterials will broaden their markets as they enter into more applications such as drug delivery, armor, defense equipment, weapons and nanomedicines.
The report elucidates the situation of nanomaterials around the world and studies its markets by end-user industry which include transportation, construction, packaging, consumer goods, electrical and electronics, energy, healthcare, aerospace & defence, water filtration, solar cells, sports equipment & materials and others; and by product type non-polymer organic nanomaterials, polymeric nanomaterials, metals, simple oxides, nanotubes, nanoclays, quantum dots, nanowires and non-classified nanomaterials.
The report studies the segmentation of the market by geography into North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the world (ROW); where-in the market share of each region is analyzed and estimates are provided for the next 5 years.
The key market participants include companies profiled in the nanomaterials market report includes:
Analysis for the global nanomaterials market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scale.
Market definition along with the identification of key drivers and restraints.
Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenario, rising prospective opportunities, and identification of key companies that can influence this market on a global and regional scale.
Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their market share.
Identification and analysis of the macro and micro factors that affect the global nanomaterials market on both global and regional scale.
A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
A wide-ranging knowledge and insights about the major players in this industry and the key strategies adopted by them to sustain and grow in the studied market.
Insights on the major countries/regions where this industry is blooming and to also identify the regions that are still untapped.
1.2 Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Nanomaterials Market
3.2 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.3 Industry Attractiveness Porters 5 Force Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.3.5 Degree of Competition
4. Market Dynamics
4.1.1 Decrease in price of nanomaterials
4.1.2 Emerging application of carbon nanomaterials in aircraft, nanomedicines, consumer goods and water treatment industry
4.1.3 Increasing patents year after year
4.1.4 Growing demand for high strength and durable structural materials
4.1.5 Government support and R&D funding
4.2.1 High processing cost
4.2.2 Stringent environmental regulations
4.3.1 Advancement in production process
4.3.2 Great potential in electrical and electronics applications
5. Patent Analysis
6. R&D ongoing and future Analysis
7. Nanotechnology programs and projects
8. Market Segmentation and Analysis
8.1 By Product Type
8.1.1 Non-Polymer Organic Nanomaterials
22.214.171.124 Carbon Black
126.96.36.199 Carbon Nanotubes
188.8.131.52 Small Molecule OLED
184.108.40.206 Activated Carbon
220.127.116.11 Carbon Nanotubes Composites
8.1.2 Polymeric Nanomaterials
18.104.22.168 Coatings and Adhesives
22.214.171.124 Transfection Reagents
126.96.36.199 Diagnostic Reagents
188.8.131.52 Drug Delivery Vehicles
184.108.40.206 Fabric Treatments
220.127.116.11 Optical Coatings
18.104.22.168 Nanoporous Filtration Membrane
22.214.171.124 Dielectric Films
126.96.36.199 OLED Films
8.1.4 Nano-metal oxides
188.8.131.52 Iron Oxide
184.108.40.206 Titanium Oxide
220.127.116.11 Zinc Oxide
8.1.5 Complex Oxide
18.104.22.168 Calcium Phosphate
22.214.171.124 Rare Earth Metal Oxide
126.96.36.199 Lithium Titanate
188.8.131.52 Silica Hydride
8.1.8 Quantum Dots
8.1.10 Non-Classified Nanomaterials
8.2 By End-User Industry
8.2.4 Consumer Goods
8.2.5 Electrical and Electronics
8.2.8 Aerospace & Defence
8.2.9 Water Filtration
8.2.10 Solar cells
8.2.11 Sports equipment & materials
9. Regional Market Analysis (Market size, growth and forecast)
9.1.4 South Korea
9.1.5 Rest of Asia-Pacific
9.2 North America
9.2.1 United States
9.2.4 Rest of North America
9.3.2 United Kingdom
9.3.5 Rest of Europe
9.4.2 South Africa
10. Competitive Landscape
10.1 Mergers & Acquisitions
10.2 Joint Ventures, Collaborations and Agreements
10.3 Market Share Analysis
10.4 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
11. Company Profiles (Overview, Products & Services, Financials, Recent Developments)
11.3 Bayer AG
11.4 CNano Technology Ltd.
11.7 Evident Technologies
11.9 Glonatech SA
11.10 Hollingsworth & Vose
11.11 Hyperion Catalysis International Inc.
11.13 Nanocyl SA
11.16 Nanophase Technologies Inc.
11.17 Nanosys Inc.
11.19 Showa Denko