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Polycarbonate Resin - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 4805730
  • Report
  • April 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 198 pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Global Polycarbonate Resin Market to Reach $21.6 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Polycarbonate Resin estimated at US$15 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$21.6 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.3% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Electrical & Electronics, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 5.8% CAGR and reach US$5.7 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 Construction segment is readjusted to a revised 5.3% CAGR for the next 7-year period.



The U.S. Market is Estimated at $4.1 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 8.2% CAGR

The Polycarbonate Resin market in the U.S. is estimated at US$4.1 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$4.5 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 8.2% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 2.9% and 4.8% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 3.3% CAGR.

Consumer Goods Segment to Record 5.2% CAGR

In the global Consumer Goods segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 4.8% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$338.4 Million in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$469.9 Million 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$2.9 Billion by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 6.4% CAGR through the analysis period.

Select Competitors (Total 42 Featured):
  • Chi Mei Corporation
  • Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corporation
  • LG Chem
  • Mitsubishi Engineering-Plastics Corporation
  • Sabic Innovative Plastics Holding BV
  • Samsung SDI Co., Ltd
  • Samyang Corporation
  • Teijin Ltd.
  • Thai Polycarbonate Co. Ltd.
  • Trinseo LLC
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I. METHODOLOGY

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW
  • Influencer Market Insights
  • World Market Trajectories
  • Toughness, High-Temperature Resistance and Transparency Properties Present Polycarbonate Resin as a SuiTable Material for Demanding Transparent Applications
  • China: The Largest Consumer of Polycarbonate Resins
  • Exhibit 1: Global Polycarbonate Resins Market: Percentage Breakdown of Consumption by Region/Country for 2019
  • Production Trends of Polycarbonate Resin
  • Exhibit 2: Global Polycarbonate Resin Market: Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacity by Country
  • Exhibit 3: Worldwide Estimated and Projected Polycarbonate Production Capacity (in Million Metric Tons) and Operating Rate (in %) for the Years 2012 through 2022
  • Exhibit 4: Global Polycarbonate Capacity Changes in Million Metric Tons for the Period 2012-2020
  • Exhibit 5: Western Europe Polycarbonate Market: Estimated and Projected Polycarbonate Production Capacity (in Million Metric Tons) and Operating Rate (in %) for the Years 2012 through 2022
  • Exhibit 6: North East Asia Polycarbonate Market: Estimated and Projected Polycarbonate Production Capacity (in Million Metric Tons) and Operating Rate (in %) for the Years 2012 through 2022
  • Trade Statistics
  • Exhibit 7: Global Polycarbonate Market: Net Imports in Thousand Metric Tons by Region for the Years 2018 and 2022
  • Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession
2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS
  • Automobile Production and Sales Dynamics: A Significant Influencer of Demand Patterns in Automotive Actuators Market
  • Exhibit 8: World Production of Light Vehicles in Million Units for the Period 2015-2023
  • Lightweight Polycarbonate for Windows of Vehicles
  • PC Resins in Electrical & Electronics Applications
  • Energy Efficient Advantages Fuel Demand for Polycarbonate in Building & Construction Space
  • Rising Use of Polycarbonate in Optical Lenses
  • New Opportunities in Store for Polycarbonate Resin in the Medical Sector
  • Health Concerns over Bisphenol A Drive Phase Out of PC Resin Use in Food Contact Plastic Containers
  • Innovations & Advancements
  • PRODUCT OVERVIEW
  • Polycarbonate Resin
  • Properties of PC Resins
  • Applications of PC Resins
4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

III. MARKET ANALYSIS
  • UNITED STATES
  • CANADA
  • JAPAN
  • CHINA
  • China Continues to Rely on Imports to Meet the Rising Demand for PC
  • Exhibit 9: Chinese Polycarbonate Market: Estimated and Projected Polycarbonate Production Capacity (in Million Metric Tons) and Operating Rate (in %) for the Years 2012 through 2022
  • EUROPE
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • ITALY
  • UNITED KINGDOM
  • SPAIN
  • RUSSIA
  • REST OF EUROPE
  • ASIA-PACIFIC
  • AUSTRALIA
  • INDIA
  • SOUTH KOREA
  • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
  • LATIN AMERICA
  • ARGENTINA
  • BRAZIL
  • MEXICO
  • REST OF LATIN AMERICA
  • MIDDLE EAST
  • IRAN
  • ISRAEL
  • SAUDI ARABIA
  • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
  • REST OF MIDDLE EAST
  • AFRICA
IV. COMPETITION
  • Total Companies Profiled: 42
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