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Polycarbonate Films - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 4805731
  • Report
  • January 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 266 pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Global Polycarbonate Films Market to Reach US$ 1.6 Billion by the Year 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Polycarbonate Films estimated at US$ 1.1 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$ 1.6 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.3% over the analysis period 2020-2027.Optical, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to grow at a 6.1% CAGR to reach US$ 792.1 Million 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 Flame Retardant segment is readjusted to a revised 5% CAGR for the next 7-year period. This segment currently accounts for a 20% share of the global Polycarbonate Films market.



The U.S. Accounts for Over 10.7% of Global Market Size in 2020, While China is Forecast to Grow at a 6.3% CAGR for the Period of 2020-2027

The Polycarbonate Films market in the U.S. is estimated at US$ 116 Million in the year 2020. The country currently accounts for a 10.75% share in the global market. China, the world second largest economy, is forecast to reach an estimated market size of US$ 684 Million in the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 6.3% through 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 3.7% and 4.7% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 3.7% CAGR while Rest of European market (as defined in the study) will reach US$ 684 Million by the year 2027.

Weatherable Segment Corners a 17.1% Share in 2020

In the global Weatherable segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 4.5% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$ 137.5 Million in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$ 186.8 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$ 251.7 Million by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 4.5% CAGR through the analysis period. The publisher brings years of research experience to this 6th edition of the report. The 258-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.

Select Competitors (Total 50 Featured):
  • 3A Composites GmbH
  • 3M Company
  • Chi Mei Corporation
  • Covestro
  • Excelite
  • Gallina India
  • LG Chem
  • MacDermid Autotype Ltd
  • Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc
  • MGC Filsheet co. Ltd
  • Palram Industries Ltd
  • Plazit Polygal
  • Rowland Technologies, Inc
  • SABIC
  • Safplast Company
  • Suzhou Omay Optical Materials co., Ltd.
  • Teijin Limited
  • United States Plastic Corporation
  • Wiman Corporation

The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review). Research estimates are provided for 2020, while research projections cover the period 2021-2027.
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I. METHODOLOGY

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW
  • Versatile Properties Expand Scope of Polycarbonate Films in Various End-Use Industries
  • Impact of Covid-19 on Global Polycarbonate Films Market
  • A Severely Battered Global Economy Struggles to Revive
  • EXHIBIT 1: World Economic Growth Projections (Real GDP, Annual % Change) for 2019, 2020 & 2021
  • COVID-19 Triggers Unprecedented Disruptions in the Supply Chain & Accelerates the Urgency to Rethink Supply Chain Management
  • EXHIBIT 2: Global Losses in Supply Chain as a % of Earnings before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation & Amortization (EBITDA) in the Year 2020
  • Global Polycarbonate Films Market Set to Recover Post COVID-19
  • Polycarbonate Films by Type
  • Optical Polycarbonate Films Lead the Market by Product Type
  • Weatherable Films to Gain Momentum
  • Electrical and Electronics Dominate the Global Polycarbonate Films Market
  • Asia-Pacific Occupies Major Share of the Market
  • Developed Regions Propel Market Growth
  • Competitive Landscape
  • WORLD BRANDS
2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS
  • Recent Market Activity
3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS
  • Electrical & Electronics: The Largest Market for Polycarbonate Films
  • Soaring Demand for Advanced Consumer Electronics Accelerates Market Growth
  • EXHIBIT 3: Growing Number of Consumer Electronics Users Bodes Well for Future Market Prospects
  • Development of Smart Electronics Bodes Well for the Polycarbonate Films Market
  • Smartphones & Tablet PCs Boost Prospects
  • EXHIBIT 4: Smartphone Adoption Worldwide by Region (in %): 2018 & 2025
  • COVID-19 Derails the Construction Industry & Disrupts Demand for Polycarbonate Films
  • EXHIBIT 5: Global Construction Spending (In US$ Trillion) for the Years 2019, 2020, & 2021
  • Automotive Industry: Another Major Market for Polycarbonate Films
  • Auto Sales Come Down Crashing As Unemployment Spikes to Historic Highs
  • EXHIBIT 6: Automobile Production % YoY Change Across Select Countries: 2020 Vs 2019
  • EXHIBIT 7: World Automobile Production in Million Units: 2008-2022
  • Focus on Light-weighting Bodes Well for the Growth of Polycarbonate Films
  • EXHIBIT 8: Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market (In US$ Billion) for the Years 2022, 2024 & 2026
  • Polycarbonate Films Hold Tremendous Potential for Use in Aerospace Sector
  • EXHIBIT 9: Global Airlines Performance by Region: 2020 Vs 2019
  • Continued Relevance of Outdoor Signages and Display Windows Positively Influences Market Prospects for Polycarbonate Films
  • Emerging Applications in the Medical Sector
  • EXHIBIT 10: Global Medical Packaging Market (In US$ Billion) for the Years 2018, 2020, 2022 & 2025
  • Select Launches in the Polycarbonate Films Market
  • Covestro’s Makrofol® EC, Bio-Polycarbonate Plastic Film
  • Lexan Anti-Fog Film from SABIC, a Novel Polycarbonate Film Considered Ideal for PPE for Front Line Workers Handling the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • SABIC’s LEXAN™ CXT Film for Printed Electronic Substrates (2018)
  • ORAFOL’s New RowTec Polycarbonate Film (2020)
4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

III. MARKET ANALYSIS
  • GEOGRAPHIC MARKET ANALYSIS
  • UNITED STATES
  • CANADA
  • JAPAN
  • CHINA
  • 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
  • AFRICA
IV. COMPETITION
  • Total Companies Profiled: 111
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