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US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market 2020-2026

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  • August 2020
  • Region: United States
  • Orion Market Research Private Limited
  • ID: 5148032
US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Raw Material (Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) and Petroleum Pitch & Rayon), By Fiber Type (Virgin Automotive Carbon Fiber and Recycled Carbon Fiber), By Application (Interior, Exterior, Structural Assembly, and Others), and Forecast 2020-2026.

The US automotive carbon fiber market is estimated to grow significantly during the forecast period. The US homes several numbers of automakers including Ford, Hyundai, Nissan, Toyota, General Motors, Honda, Tesla, and Proterra among others. As per the International Organization for Motor Vehicle Manufacturers, the overall vehicle production of the US stood at nearly 11 million in 2019. Overall, the US is the second-largest market, across the globe, for vehicle sales and production. The automotive industry in the US is highly inclined towards innovation. New R&D initiatives are transforming the industry and creating significant opportunities for market players. The rising use of recycled carbon fiber in the manufacturing of lightweight automotive parts is a key factor in creating the demand for the carbon fiber market in the country.

US automotive carbon fiber market is segmented based on raw material, fiber type, and application. On the basis of raw material, the market is sub-segmented into PAN and petroleum pitch & rayon. PAN is the predominant precursor for carbon fiber due to superior strength and stability, and higher carbon yield. PAN-based carbon fiber is widely used in the automotive industry. Based on the fiber type, the market is classified into virgin automotive carbon fiber and recycled automotive carbon fiber. Based on the application, the market is classified into the interior, exterior, structural assembly, and others.

Some of the players contributing to the growth of the US automotive carbon fiber market include Hexcel Corp., Teijin Ltd., Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp., SGL Carbon SE, Toray Industries, Inc., and others. The market players are considerably contributing to market growth by adopting various strategies to stay competitive in the market.

Research Methodology:

The market study of the US automotive carbon fiber market is incorporated by extensive primary and secondary research conducted by the research team. Secondary research has been conducted to refine the available data to breakdown the market in various segments, derive total market size, market forecast, and growth rate. Different approaches have been worked on to derive the market value and market growth rate. The team collects facts and data related to the market from different geography to provide a better regional outlook. In the report, the country-level analysis is provided by analyzing various regional players, regional tax laws and policies, consumer behavior, and macro-economic factors. Numbers extracted from Secondary research have been authenticated by conducting proper primary research. It includes tracking down key people from the industry and interviewing them to validate the data. This enables the analyst to derive the closest possible figures without any major deviations in the actual number. The analysts try to contact as many executives, managers, key opinion leaders, and industry experts. Primary research brings authenticity to the reports.

Secondary Sources Include:
  • Financial reports of companies involved in the market.
  • Whitepapers, research-papers, and news blogs.
  • Company websites and their product catalog.

The report is intended for automotive carbon fiber market players, automobile industry, contract manufacturers, third-party suppliers, raw material suppliers, distributors & traders, industry associates & experts, government organizations, regulatory bodies, and other market participants for the overall market and competitive analysis. The report provides an in-depth analysis on market size, products offered by the companies, and future market opportunities. The report will serve as a source for 360-degree analysis of the market thoroughly delivering insights into the market for making better business decisions.

Market Segmentation:

1. US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market Research and Analysis by Raw Material
2. US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market Research and Analysis by Fiber Type
3. US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market Research and Analysis by Application

The Report Covers:
  • Comprehensive research methodology of the US automotive carbon fiber market.
  • This report also includes a detailed and extensive market overview with key analyst insights.
  • An exhaustive analysis of macro and micro factors influencing the market guided by key recommendations.
  • Analysis of regional regulations and other government policies impacting the US automotive carbon fiber market.
  • Insights about market determinants which are stimulating the US automotive carbon fiber market.
  • Detailed and extensive market segments with regional distribution of forecasted revenues.
  • Extensive profiles and recent developments of market players.

Table of Contents

1. Report Summary
1.1. Research Methods and Tools
1.2. Market Breakdown
1.2.1. By Segments
2. Market Overview and Insights
2.1. Scope of the Report
2.2. Analyst Insight & Current Market Trends
2.2.1. Key Findings
2.2.2. Recommendations
2.2.3. Conclusion
2.3. Rules & Regulations
3. Competitive Landscape
3.1. Key Company Analysis
3.1.1. Overview
3.1.2. Financial Analysis
3.1.3. SWOT Analysis
3.1.4. Recent Developments
3.2. Key Strategy Analysis
4. Market Determinants
4.1. Motivators
4.2. Restraints
4.3. Opportunities
5. Market Segmentation
5.1. US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market by Raw Material
5.1.1. Polyacrylonitrile (PAN)
5.1.2. Petroleum Pitch & Rayon
5.2. US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market by Fiber Type
5.2.1. Virgin Carbon Fiber
5.2.2. Recycled Carbon fiber
5.3. US Automotive Carbon Fiber Market by Application
5.3.1. Interior
5.3.2. Exterior
5.3.3. Structural Assembly
5.3.4. Others( Powertrain Components )
6. Company Profiles
6.1. DowAksa Advanced Composites Holdings BV
6.2. Formosa Plastics Corp.
6.3. Hexcel Corp.
6.4. Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp.
6.5. Nippon Carbon Co. Ltd.
6.6. RTP Co.
6.7. Solvay SA
6.8. SGL Carbon SE
6.9. Toray Industries, Inc.
6.10. Teijin Ltd.

Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • DowAksa Advanced Composites Holdings BV
  • Formosa Plastics Corp.
  • Hexcel Corp.
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp.
  • Nippon Carbon Co. Ltd.
  • RTP Co.
  • Solvay SA
  • SGL Carbon SE
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • Teijin Ltd.