Global Silane Market Size - Estimated to Reach $1.70 Billion by 2020, Registering a CAGR of 5.0%

Jan 27, 2016, 07:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Silane Market - Global Forecasts to 2020" report to their offering.

The global silane market size is estimated to reach $1.70 Billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 5.0% between 2015 and 2020.

The increasing demand from consumers for road safety, improved fuel efficiency, and low environmental impact vehicles is expected to drive the demand of silanes in the next five years. Increase in sales of automobile is expected to drive the demand for silanes in most of the important applications such as plastics, rubber, fiber treatment, adhesives & sealants, and paint & coatings.

Increasing focus on renewable energy in developing countries such as China and India is expected to drive the demand for ICs and photovoltaic cells, which in turn will drive the demand for mono/chloro silanes. The rising demand for silanes is also driven by improved acceptance for usage of the same in countries such as the U.S., India, and China.

Price and availability of raw materials and production process are the key factors considered by silanes manufacturers for determining the cost structure of their products. Silicon metal is the major raw material used, which is procured from different silanes suppliers.

Companies Mentioned:

  • China National Bluestar (Group) Co, Ltd.
  • Dow Corning Corporation
  • Evonik Industries
  • Gelest Incorporation
  • Jingzhou Jianghan Fine Chemical Company Limited
  • Momentive Performance Materials Holdings Llc
  • Nanjing Shuguang Chemical Group Company Limited
  • Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd.
  • WD Silicone Company Limited
  • Wacker Chemie AG

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Silanes Market, By Type

8 Silanes Market, By Application

9 Silanes Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

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