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Engineering Resins, Polymer Alloys and Blends: Global Markets

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BCC Research

Published Date : Apr 2017

Category :

Diseases & Conditions

No. of Pages : 201 Pages

The global engineering resin and polymer alloy/blend market reached 26.3 billion pounds in 2016. The market should reach over 27.9 billion pounds by 2017 and nearly 36.9 billion pounds in 2022, with a compound annual growth rate(CAGR) of 5.7%.
The polycarbonate market should reach nearly 10.2 billion pounds in 2015 and 13.8 billion pounds in 2022, with a CAGR of 6.3%.
The polyamides market should reach 7.6 billion pounds in 2015 and 10.0 billion pounds in 2022, with a CAGR of 5.6%.
Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION
Study Goals and Objectives
Reasons for Doing the Study
Scope of Report
Methodology
Intended Audience
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst's Credentials
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Engineering Resins
Definitions
Background
Performance and Technical Aspects
Processing
Testing
Engineering Resins by Type
Polyamides
Applications
Properties
Major Polyamide Types
Polyamide 66
Polyamide 6
Polyamide 4/6
Polyamide 6/9
Polyamide 6/9
Polyamide 6/10 and Polyamide 6/12
Polyamide 11
Polyamide 12
Reinforced Polyamides
Clear Polyamide Grades
Processing
Alloying/Blending of Polyamides
Polyamide Films
Global Polyamide Producers
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Recent Polyamide Developments
Foamed Lightweight Polyamides
Polycarbonates
Available Polycarbonates Types
Properties
Advantages and Disadvantages
Processing
Alloys/Blends
Marketing
Fiber-Reinforced Polycarbonates
Impact of Bisphenol on Polycarbonate Usage
Applications and Details
Producer Grades
Polycarbonate Trade Names
Polycarbonate Sheet
Definitions
Specific Products Used in Glazing
Plastic Glazing Products
Greenhouse Uses
Skylights
Glass Use
Plastic Use
Plastic Types
Glass and Plastic Combinations
Skylight Configurations
Polycarbonate Films and Properties
Polycarbonate Film Applications
Polycarbonate Producers
Capacities and Demand
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Recent Developments
Covestro Introduces New Polycarbonate Sheet for Bus Glazing
Covestro Introduces New Polycarbonate Colors for High-Gloss Automotive Exterior Applications
Teijin Introduces New Polycarbonate Lens Material
Polyacetals
Grades
Properties
Processing
Producers
Typical Applications
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Thermoplastic Polyesters
Polyethylene Terephthalate
Major Applications
Modified PET Resins
Other Properties and Grades
Glycol-Modified PET Copolyester
Engineering-Grade PET
Reinforced PET
Producers and Capacities
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Polybutylene Terephthalate
Properties
Applications
PET and PBT Competitive Scenario
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Liquid Crystal Polymers
Properties
Applications
LCP Fiber-Reinforced Products
Electronic/Electrical
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Polysulfones
Polysulfone Types
Polyarylsulfones
Grades
Properties
Polysulfone Applications
Electrical and Electronic Applications
Specific Medical Properties and Applications
Further Application Details
Clear Polysulfone Applications
Polysulfone Producers and Trade-Named Products
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Polyphenylene Sulfide
Properties
Advantages and Disadvantages
Thermoformed Polyphenylene Sulfides
Applications
Other Technology Considerations
Producers
Market Estimates and Forecasts
New Products and Developments
New PPS Grades for Food Appliance Components from Solvay
PEI/PAI
Properties
Early Electronic/Electric Applications
Vespel Parts
Major Electric/Electronic Application: Dielectric Interlayers
Polyimide Films
Polyetherimides
Properties
Producers
Chemistry
Applications
Polyamidesimides
Properties
Applications
Competition
Overall Polyimide Applications
Key Polyimide Products and Producers
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Polyketones
Properties
Polyketone Composites
Applications
Applications by Industry
PEEK Implants
PEEK Film Applications
Producers
Capacities
Market Estimates and Forecasts
New Polyketone Developments
Aliphatic Polyketones Re-Introduced to Market
Polymer Alloys/Blends
PPO/HIPS
Properties and Advantages
Grades
Processing
Specific Applications of Reinforced Noryl Grades
Other Applications
Market Estimates and Forecasts
PPO/Polyamides
Grades and Applications
Market Estimates and Forecasts
PC/ABS
Background
Trade-Named Products
Flame-Retardant Grades
Applications
Market Estimates and Forecasts
PC/PBT and PC/PET Alloys/Blends
PC/PBT
Properties
PC/PET
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Other Polymers Alloys/Blends
Reinforced Engineered Thermoplastics
Specific Thermoplastics
Reinforcement Details
Reinforced Polybutylene Terephthalate
Properties
Applications
Reinforced PET
Fiber-Reinforced Polycarbonates
PPS Fiber-Reinforced Products
Liquid Crystal Polymer Fiber-Reinforced Products
Engineering Resin and Polymer Alloy/Blend Market Summaries
Chapter 4 Market Breakdown by Region
Chapter 5 Applications
Overview
Automotive
Under-The-Hood Segment
More Under-the-Hood Developments
Material Usage
Expanded Use of Encapsulated Components
Bobbins and Connectors
Switches and Sockets
Ignition Components
Plastic Rocker Covers
Catalytic Converters
Valve Covers
Intake Manifolds
Heating and Air-Conditioning Equipment
Reservoirs
Estimates and Forecasts
Auto Exteriors
Body Panels
Horizontal vs. Vertical Body Panels
Carbon Fiber SMC
Thermoplastic Usage
General Decision Factors for Body Panels
Other SMC Competition
Additional Considerations
Paint-Free SMCs
Fenders
Thermoplastics in Fenders
Bumper Systems
Side Molding and Trim
Radiators and Grilles
Transparent Automotive Exteriors and Housings
Light Reflector Housings
Taillights and Rear Brake Lights
Headlights and Front-End Lenses
Marketing Aspects
Light Sources
Non-Halogen
Halogen
Xenon High-Intensity Discharge
Automotive Glazing
Overview
Performance
Examples of Commercial Polycarbonates for Lighting and Glazing
Regulatory Aspects of Plastic Automotive Glazing
Automotive Interior Segment
Materials
Automotive Market Summary
Electronic/electrical Products
Printed Circuit Boards
Plastics in Electronic Components
Flexible Electronics
Applications
Rigid-Flex Circuits
Molded Electronic Components
Surface-Mount Technology
Encapsulated Electrical Components
Switches
Capacitors
Other Molded Electronic Components
Bobbins
Relays
Electronic Enclosures
Medical Devices
Polymers Used
Engineering Resin/Alloy-Blend Usage in Medical Applications
Clarity and Transparency
Sterilization Techniques
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Building and Construction Products
Engineering Resin Usage
Glazing
Plumbing and Hardware
Skylights
Lighting Products
PVC
Signs and Displays
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Appliances
Major Plastic Types Used in Appliances
Major Applications for Polymers in Appliances
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Rigid Food Packaging
Water Bottles
Aircraft
Performance Criteria
Aircraft Interiors
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Toys
Use of Plastics in Toys
Clear Plastic Applications
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Miscellaneous Applications
Sports and Recreational Equipment
Lawn and Garden Equipment
Housewares
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Chapter 6 Engineered Resin Trade-Named Products
Chapter 7 Prices of Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends
Chapter 8 Company Profiles
ASAHI KASEI CHEMICALS CORP.
BASF CORP.
CELANESE
CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL COMPANY LP
COVESTRO
DAICEL CORP.
DSM ENGINEERING PLASTICS
DUPONT INC.
EASTMAN CHEMICAL
EMS GRIVORY.
EVONIK INDUSTIRIS.
LANXESS CORP.
MITSUBISHI ENGINEERING PLASTICS
MITSUI CHEMICALS AMERICA INC.
SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS
SOLVAY SPECIALTY POLYMERS USA LLC
TEIJIN KASEI AMERICA INC.
TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA) INC.
VICTREX USA LTD.
Chapter 9 Acronyms
Impact of Federal Regulations and Standards
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Activities
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Automotive Glazing Standards
Resins Used in Automotive Interiors
PC/ABS
Polycarbonates
PPO/HIPS
Seat-Related Auto Interior Parts
Airbags
Light-Emitting Diode Interior Lighting
Interior Automotive Lenses
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Seat Backs
Front Seat Bases
Rear Seats
Child Safety Seats
Rear Seat Backs
Tough Resins Needed for Airbag Doors
Knee Air Bags
Technologies
PCB Substrates
Current Material Usage
Developments that May Impact Resin Choices Used in PCB Manufacture
Flexible Printed Circuit Boards
Molded/3D Printed Circuit Boards
Industry Trends of Printed Circuit Boards
Active Devices
Active/Passive Devices
Passive Devices
Connectors
Resin and Material Usage
Specific Encapsulant Applications
Epoxy Encapsulant Systems
Dielectric Materials
Capacitor Types
Resistors
Inductors and Transformers
Definitions
Material and Process Selection
Enclosure-Related Plastic Usage and Applications
Cost Performance
Costs
Significance of Thin-Walling on Resin Selection
Other Important Issues
Flame Retardancy
Testing Agencies and Requirements
Environmental Ratings
European Union's RoHS Directive
WEEE Directive
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Standard FR-4 Epoxy Resin
Higher-Performance Epoxies
Polyimides
Technology
Standards
Advantages
Materials Used
Polyimides
Polyesters
Liquid Crystalline Polymers
Aramids
Epoxy Resins
Adhesiveless Laminates
Technology
Manufacturing
History
Differing From PCBs
Materials Used
Market Targets
Process Technologies
Impact of MIDs
New Plastics for MIDs
Lanxess
BASF
Celanese
Evonik
Trends
Materials and Applications for Electronic Connectors
Resin Selection
Connector End-Use Markets
Automotive Industry Connectors
Overview
Overview
Commodity Thermoplastics
Engineering Resins
Thermoset Resins
Overall Resin Usage in Medical Devices
Polyamides
Polycarbonates
Polyesters
Polysulfones
Polyimides
Polyketones
Liquid Crystal Polymers
Polycarbonate
Polystyrene
Polyesters
Properties
Acrylic Sheet
Polycarbonate Sheet
Specific Products Used in Glazing
Other Plastic Glazing Products
Greenhouse Uses
Polyacetals
PPO/HIPS
PBT
PET
Thermoset Polyesters
Glass Use
Plastic Use
Lighting Technologies
Key Performance Requirements
Lighting Product Types
Clear Plastics Used
Processing Methods
Lighting Lens Suppliers
Resins Used
Outdoor Sign Market
Commercial Sign and Display Products
Indoor Signs and Displays
Point-of-Purchase Signage
Polyamide Sterilization
Specific Examples
Renal Dialysis
Surgical Instruments
Cardiac Surgery Products
Medical Applications
PEEK Implants
Other PEEK Medical Usage
Plastic Types
Glass and Plastic Combinations
Acrylics
Polystyrene
Cellulosics
Polycarbonates
Acrylics
Polycarbonates
Polyamides
Polycarbonates
PBT
PET
Polycarbonate Appliance Parts
Prepared Food Container Packaging
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Transparencies
Clear Plastic Preferences
Important Clear Plastics Suppliers
Polystyrene
ABS
Styrene Block Copolymers
Polycarbonates
Acrylics
Resin Usage
Optical Lenses
Key Performance Parameters
Clear Plastics
Market Estimates and Forecasts
Acrylics
Polystyrene
Polycarbonates
Optical Performance of Polycarbonates Versus Acrylics
Allyl Diglycol Carbonate
Acrylic-Styrene Copolymers
Trivex
Cellulosics
SAN
Other Plastics Used in This Market
Market Shares
Comparison of CR-39 Versus Polycarbonates

List of Table

Table 1 : Summary Table: Global Engineering Resin/Polymer Alloy/Blend Market, by Resin Type, Through 2022
Table 2 : Selected Physical Properties of Engineering Polymers
Table 3 : Impact of Morphology on Engineering Resin Properties
Table 4 : Selected Engineering Resin American Society of Testing Materials Tests
Table 5 : Comparisons of Polyamide 6 and Polyamide 66 Properties
Table 6 : Key Global Polyamide Producers
Table 7 : Global Polyamide Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 8 : Global Polyamide Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2022
Table 9 : Key Global Polycarbonate Producers and Trade-Named Products
Table 10 : Global Polycarbonate Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 11 : Global Polycarbonate Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2020
Table 12 : Key Global Polycacetal Producers and Trade-Named Products, 2016
Table 13 : Typical Polyacetal Applications
Table 14 : Global Polyacetal Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 15 : Global Polyacetal Automotive Market by Segment, Through 2022
Table 16 : Leading Global PET Producers, 2016
Table 17 : Global Key PET Engineering Grade Producers and Trade Names, 2016
Table 18 : Global Engineered PET Market, by Application, Through 2022
Table 19 : Global Engineered PET Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2022
Table 20 : Global PBT Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 21 : Global PBT Automotive Market, by Segment, Through 2022
Table 22 : Global Liquid Crystal Polymer Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 23 : Global Polysulfone Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 24 : Global Polyphenylene Sulfide Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 25 : Global Polyimide and Phthalamide Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 26 : Global Polyketone Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 27 : Global PPO/HIPS Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 28 : Global PPO/HIPS Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2022
Table 29 : Global PPO/Polyamide Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 30 : Global PPO/Polyamide Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2022
Table 31 : Global PC/ABS Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 32 : Global PC/ABS Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2022
Table 33 : Global PC/PBT and PC/PET Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 34 : Global PC/PBT and PC/PET Automotive Market, by Segment, through 2022
Table 35 : Global Other Polymer Alloys/Blend Market, by Application, through 2022
Table 36 : Global Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloy/Blends Market, by Type, through 2022
Table 37 : Global ETP/Polymer Alloy/Blend Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 38 : Global ETP/Polymer Alloy/Blend Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 39 : Global Polyamide Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 40 : Global Polycarbonate Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 41 : Global Polyacetal Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 42 : Global Polyacetal Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 43 : Global PET Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 44 : Global PPS Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 45 : Global Polysulfone Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 46 : Global Liquid Crystal Polymer Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 47 : Global Polyketone Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 48 : Global Other ETP Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 49 : Global PC/ABS Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 50 : Global PPO/HIPS Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 51 : Global Polyacetal Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 52 : Global PC/PBT and PC/PCT Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 53 : Global Other Polymer Alloys/Blends Market, by Region, through 2022
Table 54 : ETP End-use Applications and Selected Specific Examples
Table 55 : Automotive Under-the-Hood Reinforced Resin Composites, by Part
Table 56 : Global Automotive Under-the-Hood Market, by Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends, through 2022
Table 57 : Resins Used for Exterior Automotive Parts
Table 58 : Global Automotive Exterior Market, by Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends, through2022
Table 59 : Resins Used for Interior Automotive Parts
Table 60 : Resin Usage in Automotive Lenses
Table 61 : Global Automotive Interior Market, by Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends, through 2022
Table 62 : Global Automotive Market, by Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends, through 2022
Table 63 : Comparisons of Resins for Electronic Enclosure Applications Based on Cost Performance
Table 64 : Best- and Worst-Performing Resins and Resin Blends for Electronic Enclosures
Table 65 : Applying Plastics Scorecard to Electronic Enclosures
Table 66 : Global Engineering Resin and Polymer Alloy/Blend Electronic/Electric Markets, through 2022
Table 67 : Resin Usage, by Medical Device Type, 2016
Table 68 : Radiation Resistance of Key Medical Plastics
Table 69 : Global Engineering Resin and Polymer Alloys/Blends Medical Market, by Resin Type, through 2022
Table 70 : Properties of Plastic Sheet for Outdoor Applications
Table 71 : Global Engineering Resin and Polymer Alloy/Blend Electronic/Electric Markets, through 2022
Table 72 : Major Applications for Polymers in Appliances
Table 73 : Global Engineering Resin and Polymer Alloy/Blend Electronic/Electric Markets, through 2022
Table 74 : Plastic Usage in Prepared Food Containers, 2016
Table 75 : Optical Performance Properties
Table 76 : Global Market for Miscellaneous Applications of Engineering Resins and Polymer Alloys/Blends, through 2022
Table 77 : Key Engineering Resins, by Trade Name, 2016
Table 78 : Plastic Usage in Prepared Food Containers, 2016

List of Chart

Figure 1 : Summary Figure: Global Engineering Resin/Polymer Alloy/Blend Market by Resin Type, 2016-2022

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