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Automotive Composites - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 4804427
  • Report
  • April 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 379 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Global Automotive Composites Market to Reach $19.4 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Automotive Composites estimated at US$9.4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$19.4 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 10.9% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Glass, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 10.7% CAGR and reach US$11.2 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Carbon segment is readjusted to a revised 12.1% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $2.5 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 14.4% CAGR

The Automotive Composites market in the U.S. is estimated at US$2.5 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$4.2 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 14.3% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 7.5% and 9.4% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 8.5% CAGR.

Other Fiber Types Segment to Record 10% CAGR

In the global Other Fiber Types segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 9.3% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$1.3 Billion in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$2.5 Billion by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$2.8 Billion by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 11.4% CAGR through the analysis period.

Select Competitors (Total 46 Featured):
  • Continental Structural Plastics, Inc.
  • Gurit Holding AG
  • Koninklijke Ten Cate BV
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
  • Plasan Carbon Composites, Inc.
  • SGL Group - The Carbon Company
  • Solvay SA
  • Toho Tenax Co., Ltd.
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • UFP Technologies, Inc.
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Market for Automotive Composites

What is the estimated value of the Global Market for Automotive Composites?

The Global Market for Automotive Composites was estimated to be valued at $9.4 Billion in 2020.

What is the growth rate of the Global Market for Automotive Composites?

The growth rate of the Global Market for Automotive Composites is 10.9%, with an estimated value of $19.4 Billion by 2027.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Market for Automotive Composites?

The Global Market for Automotive Composites is estimated to be worth $19.4 Billion by 2027.
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  • Fuel Efficiency Target (In Miles per Gallon) Established by CAFE Standards for the Years 2018, 2021 & 2024
  • Compliance with Tighter Emissions Standards Dependent on Vehicle Weight Strengthens Demand
  • Pressing Need to Reduce Carbon Footprint in Automotive Sector to Benefit Demand in the Market: Global CO2 Emissions: Percentage (In %) Breakdown by Sector (2018)
  • Global Overview of Emissions Legislation for Light Duty Vehicles for the Years 2018, 2022 & 2027
  • Emissions Target (In Grams per Mile) and Fuel Efficiency Target (In Miles per Gallon) Established by CAFE Standards for the Years 2018, 2021 & 2024
  • STable Automobile Production Trends to Significantly Benefit Growth Prospects
  • Led by China, Steadily Expanding Global Vehicle Production Drives Demand in the Market: Global Light Vehicle Production (In Million Units) by Geographic Region/Country for the Years 2017, 2019, 2022
  • Robust Automobile Production Outlook in Asia Pacific Widens Demand
  • Flourishing Middle Class Population in Asia Pacific Drives Demand for New Cars: Global Middle Class Population & Spending (In Million & US$ Billion) for the Years 2020, 2025, 2030
  • Percentage (In %) Breakdown of Automobile Production in Asia-Pacific by Country for the Year 2018
  • Emergence of Green Mobility Unlocks New Revenue Opportunities
  • Global Electric Vehicles Sales (In Million) for the Years 2020, 2025 & 2030
  • Expanding Application Areas Extends Demand for Carbon Fiber Composites
  • Global Carbon Composites Demand (In Thousand Tons) in Automotive Industry for the Years 2017, 2019 & 2022
  • Technological Advancements and Products Innovations Fuel Healthy Demand in the Market
  • Expanding Presence of Composite Components in Heavy Duty Vehicles
  • Robust Demand for Heavy Trucks in China Extends Opportunities for Automotive Composites: Heavy Trucks Production Volume (in Units) in Asia Pacific Region by Country (2018)
  • US Class 3-8 Truck Sales (In 1,000s) for the Years 2017, 2019 & 2021
  • Increasing Expansion Activities and Collaborations Critical to Future Growth
  • Cost Barriers and Slower Production Cycles Overshadow Growth


  • Total Companies Profiled: 46
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