BOSTON, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
IDTechEx Research's new report, Conductive Ink Markets 2017-2027: Forecasts, Technologies, Players, provides the most comprehensive and authoritative view of the conductive inks and paste market. It includes detailed ten-year forecasts for tonnage and ink value, segmented by application and material type. With multiple new materials and formulations being developed to satisfy new needs, IDTechEx finds the market opportunity will reach $400m by 2027.
The conductive ink/paste industry is in the midst of undergoing major change. In addition, competitive pressures in core markets have seen suppliers adopt a strategy of broad product portfolios, to seed and develop many nascent emerging sectors. These target markets are numerous and nobody wants to be left behind. This is why companies are now allocating resources, iterating formulations and developing commercial ecosystems. The conductive ink business has come alive again but it is still in search of the next big thing.
The report includes critical reviews of all the competing conductive inks and paste technologies including firing-types pastes, PTFs, laser-cut or photo-patterned pastes, nanoparticles, stretchable inks, in-mold inks, copper, copper/silver alloys, nanocarbons and more. It also provides a detailed assessment of more than 25 application sectors, including photovoltaics, touch screen edge electrodes, automotive, in-mold electronics, e-textiles/wearable electronics, 3D printed electronics, ITO replacement, sensors, PCB, RFID, OLED lighting and more. Here, we analyse the market needs, business dynamics, market leadership, technology trends, competing solutions, latest product/prototype launches, key players and ten-year market forecasts.
The report also contains comprehensive details of more than 130 companies, with over 50 full interview-based company profiles including a detailed SWOT analysis and IDTechEx Index. These provide valuable insight into company positioning, strategy, opportunities and challenges.
The report is based on years of research, interviews with over 100 industry players, numerous visits to users/suppliers around the world, attendance of many relevant events and the undertaking of business strategy consultancy. In addition, IDTechEx has organised the leading global series of conferences and tradeshows on printed electronics for the past decade, giving unrivalled access to the players and the latest market intelligence.
Read more at http://www.IDTechEx.com/ink or contact us directly.
IDTechEx provides companies with tools that can assist them in making essential strategic decisions in emerging technologies. IDTechEx offers research reports, subscriptions, consultancy, introductory services and events.