DUBLIN, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
The "Global Automotive Plastics Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The future of the global automotive plastics market looks promising with opportunities in the passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, and heavy commercial vehicles.
The global automotive plastics market is expected to reach an estimated $25.2 billion by 2023 and it is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 2.6% from 2018 to 2023.
The major drivers of growth for this market are increasing demand for lightweight materials for OEMs to reduce vehicle weight in response to stringent government regulations on fuel economy. Other major driver includes growth of the global vehicle production which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.5% during the forecast period and to reach 113 million units by 2023.
Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the automotive plastics industry, include development of recycling technologies for plastics and replacement of PA 66 with cheaper and advanced PA 6.
The study includes the automotive plastics market size and forecast for the global automotive plastics market through 2023, segmented by polymer, vehicle type, application, and region.
Some of the automotive plastics companies profiled in this report include BASF, Lyondellbassell, Du Pont. Co, Borealis AG, Dow Chemicals, solvay, DSM, SABIC, EXXON Mobile and Arkema and others.
On the basis of its comprehensive research, the research forecasts that the polypropylene, polyurethane, and polyamide segments will show above average growth during the forecast period.
Passenger car, light commercial vehicle, and heavy commercial vehicle are the major vehicle segments of the global automotive plastics market. The passenger car segment is expected to show above average growth during the forecast period due to increasing plastic content per vehicle in emerging applications like oil pans, wheel rims, and battery trays.
Europe is expected to remain the largest region due to increasing use of plastic content per vehicle coupled with stringent government regulations to reduce carbon emissions and to increase fuel efficiency.
- Market size estimates: Global automotive plastics market size estimation in terms of value ($M) and volume (Million Pounds) shipment.
- Trend and forecast analysis: Market trend (2012-2017) and forecast (2018-2023) by application, and end use industry.
- Segmentation analysis: Global automotive plastics market size by various applications such as polymer, vehicle, and application in terms of value and volume shipment.
- Regional analysis: Global automotive plastics market breakdown by North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World.
- Growth opportunities: Analysis on growth opportunities in different applications and regions of automotive plastics in the automotive plastics market.
- Strategic analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, and competitive landscape of automotive plastics in the automotive plastics market.
- Analysis of competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter's Five Forces model.
Key Topics Covered
1. Executive Summary
2. Automotive Plastics Market Background and Classifications
2.1: Introduction, Background and Classification
2.2: Supply Chain
2.3: Industry Drivers and Challenges
3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2012 to 2023
3.1: Macroeconomic Trends and Forecasts
3.2: Global Automotive Plastics Market Trends and Forecast
3.3: Global Automotive Plastics Market by Polymer
3.3.4: Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
3.3.5: Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
3.3.9: Other Plastics
3.2: Global Automotive Plastics Market by Application
3.2.3: Under the Hood
3.2.4: Electrical Components
3.3: Global Automotive Plastics Market by Vehicle Type
3.3.1: Passenger Cars
3.3.2: Light Commercial Vehicles
3.3.3: Heavy Commercial Vehicles
4. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region
4.1: Global Automotive Plastics Market by Region
4.2: North American Automotive Plastics Market
4.2.1: North American Automotive Plastics Market by Polymer
4.2.2: North American Automotive Plastics Market by Vehicle Type
4.2.3: North American Automotive Plastics Market by Application
4.2.4: The US Automotive Plastics Market
4.2.5: Mexican Automotive Plastics Market
4.2.6: Canadian Automotive Plastics Market
4.3: European Automotive Plastics Market
4.3.1: Market by Polymer: Polyamide, Polypropylene, and Other Plastics
4.3.2: European Automotive Plastics Market by Vehicle Type
4.3.3: European Automotive Plastics Market by Application
4.3.4: German Automotive Plastics Market
4.3.5: Russian Automotive Plastics Market
4.3.6: French Automotive Plastics Market
4.3.7: The United Kingdom Automotive Plastics Market
4.3.8: Italian Automotive Plastics Market
4.4: APAC Automotive Plastics Market
4.4.1: APAC Automotive Plastics Market by Polymer
4.4.2: APAC Automotive Plastics Market by Vehicle Type
4.4.3: APAC Automotive Plastics Market by Application
4.4.4: Chinese Automotive Plastics Market
4.4.5: Japanese Automotive Plastics Market
4.4.6: Indian Automotive Plastics Market
4.4.7: South Korean Automotive Plastics Market
4.4.8: Indonesian Automotive Plastics Market
4.5: ROW Automotive Plastics Market
4.5.1: ROW Automotive Plastics Market by Polymer
4.5.2: ROW Automotive Plastics Market by Vehicle Type
4.5.3: ROW Automotive Plastics Market by Application
4.5.4: Turkish Automotive Plastics Market
4.5.5: Brazilian Automotive Plastics Market
5. Competitor Analysis
5.1: Product Portfolio Analysis
5.2: Market Share Analysis
5.3: Operational Integration
5.4: Porter's Five Forces Analysis
6. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
6.1: Growth Opportunity Analysis
6.1.1: Growth Opportunities for the Global Automotive Plastics Market by Polymer
6.1.2: Growth Opportunities for the Global Automotive Plastics Market by Vehicle Type
6.1.3: Growth Opportunities for the Global Automotive Plastics Market by Application
6.1.4: Growth Opportunities for the Global Automotive Plastics Market by Region
6.2: Emerging Trends in the Global Automotive Plastics Market
6.3: Strategic Analysis
6.3.1: New Product Development
6.3.2: Capacity Expansion of the Global Automotive Plastics Market
6.3.3: Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures in the Global Automotive Plastics Market
6.3.4: Certification and Licensing
7. Company Profiles of Leading Players
7.1: BASF SE
7.2: E I Du Pont De Nemours and Co.
7.3: The Dow Chemical Company
7.4: Solvay Plastics
7.5: Royal DSM
7.6: Borealis AG
7.7: LyondellBassel Industries NV
7.9: Exxon Mobil
7.10: Arkema SA
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