HOME Top Market Reports Advanced Ceramics Market by Material (Titanate Ceramics, Alumina Ceramics, Zirconia Ceramics, Silicon Carbide Ceramics, and Others), by Class (Monolithic Ceramics, Ceramic Coatings, and Ceramic Matrix Composites), by Application (Electrical & Electronics, Medical & Bio-Medical, Transportation, Industrial Machinery, Environmental, Chemical, Defense & Security, and Others) and by Region - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020

Advanced Ceramics Market by Material (Titanate Ceramics, Alumina Ceramics, Zirconia Ceramics, Silicon Carbide Ceramics, and Others), by Class (Monolithic Ceramics, Ceramic Coatings, and Ceramic Matrix Composites), by Application (Electrical & Electronics, Medical & Bio-Medical, Transportation, Industrial Machinery, Environmental, Chemical, Defense & Security, and Others) and by Region - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020

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Publishing Date: May 2015
Report Code: CH 3218

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Advanced ceramics are wear-resistant, corrosion-resistant, lightweight, inorganic and nonmetallic ceramics that excel in terms of their high-temperature stability, high hardness, low thermal expansion, and a variety of electrical properties ranging from insulators to semiconductors to highly conductive materials. These materials are highly specialized in terms of their unique electric, magnetic, optical, mechanical, biological and environmental properties. Advanced ceramics have a high potential to resolve a wide number of today’s material challenges in automotive industry, process industries, power generation, aerospace, transportation and military applications.

Asia-Pacific is the biggest as well as the fastest growing advanced ceramics market, having a significant share of around 40% of the global market in 2014. The market patterns of advanced ceramics and its various products are continuously showing an upward trend, which is mainly due to the increasing IT and electronics industries. China followed by India is the leading countries and the fastest growing markets in the region and also across the globe closely followed by the U.S. in terms of consumption.

Among various major product types of advanced ceramics, monolithic ceramics dominated the market with more than 60% of the total advanced ceramics market share in 2014. Ceramic matrix composite is another major product segment and is expected to grow significantly, from 2015 to 2020. Other product types of advanced ceramics include ceramic coating which is also expected to grow at a considerable rate in coming years.

This study aims to estimate the market of advanced ceramics in 2014 in terms of value and project its demand by 2020. This market research study provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the advanced ceramics market. It provides a comprehensive review of major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, winning imperatives, challenges, and key issues in the market. The market is further segmented and projected by region Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe and RoW, which are further segmented by key countries in each region. We have used different secondary sources such as company websites, encyclopedia, directories, and databases to identify and collect information useful for this extensive commercial study of advanced ceramics. The primary sources that include experts from related industries and suppliers have been interviewed to verify and collect critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of advanced ceramics.

It also includes the company profiling and competitive strategies adopted by various market players, including CoorsTek, Inc. (U.S.), CeramTec GmbH (Germany), Kyocera Corporation (Japan), Morgan Advanced Materials (U.K.), Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials (U.S.) and others.

Scope of the report:

This research report categorizes the market for advanced ceramics on the basis of materials, products, end-user industry and region along with forecast of revenue and analyzing trends in each of the submarkets.

On the basis of materials: The market is segmented on the basis of materials such as alumina, aluminum nitride, zirconia, silicon nitride, silicon carbide, and titania. Each material type is further described in detail in the report with value forecasts for aforementioned.

On the basis of products: The market is segmented into different product types such as monolithic ceramics, ceramic matrix composites, and ceramic coatings. Each product type is further described in detail in the report with value forecasts between 2015 and 2020 period.

On the basis of end-user industries: The market is segmented on the basis of end-user industries that include electrical & electronics, medical & bio-medical, transportation, industrial machinery, environmental, chemical, defense & security, and others and other end-user industries. Each end-user industry is further described in detail in the report with value forecasts for aforementioned period.

On the basis of region: The advanced ceramics market is  segmented by regions Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, and RoW; and they are further segmented by key countries in each region that include China, Japan, South Korea, India, The U.S., Canada, Mexico, Germany, U.K., France, Spain and Brazil.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 13)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Scope
           1.2.1 Market Definition
           1.2.2 Markets Covered
                    1.2.2.1 Advanced Ceramics Market Scope, By Region
           1.2.3 Years Considered for the Study
           1.2.4 Currency
    1.3 Stakeholders
    1.4 Limitations

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
    2.3 Market Breakdown & Data Triangulation
    2.4 Market Share Estimation
           2.4.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.4.2 Key Data From Primary Sources
    2.5 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 24)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 29)
    4.1 Attractive Opportunities in Advanced Ceramics Market
    4.2 Advanced Ceramics Market – Major Materials
    4.3 Advanced Ceramics Market Share, By Class & Region
    4.4 Advanced Ceramics Market Attractiveness
    4.5 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Application
    4.6 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Region, 2015 vs. 2020

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 33)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Evolution of Advanced Ceramics
    5.3 Market Segmentation
    5.4 Market Dynamics
           5.4.1 Drivers
                    5.4.1.1 Advanced Ceramics are Environmentally Safe and Reliable for Use
                    5.4.1.2 Increased Use as an Alternative to Metals and Plastics
                    5.4.1.3 Cost Reduction in Production Lines By Applying Advanced Ceramics in High-Temperature Applications
                    5.4.1.4 Rising Demand in the Medical Industry
           5.4.2 Restraint
                    5.4.2.1 Costlier as Compared to Their Metal and Alloy Counterparts
           5.4.3 Opportunities
                    5.4.3.1 Recovery of the Infrastructure Sector Fuelling Global Demand of Advanced Ceramics
                    5.4.3.2 Growth of Nano Technology
                    5.4.3.3 Amalgamation of Low-Cost Production Technologies
           5.4.4 Challenges
                    5.4.4.1 Sluggish Acceptance in Newer Applications
                    5.4.4.2 Issues About Recyclability and Reparability
           5.4.5 Burning Issue
                    5.4.5.1 High Capital Costs

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 43)
    6.1 Value Chain Analysis
           6.1.1 Raw Material Suppliers
           6.1.2 Advanced Ceramics Product Segments
           6.1.3 Manufacturers/Formulators
           6.1.4 Suppliers/Distributors
           6.1.5 End-Use Industries
    6.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.2.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.2.2 Threat of Substitutes
           6.2.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.2.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.2.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
    6.3 Raw Material Analysis
           6.3.1 Silicon Carbide Ceramics
           6.3.2 Alumina Ceramics
           6.3.3 Zirconia Ceramics
           6.3.4 Titanate Ceramics
           6.3.5 Boron Carbide
           6.3.6 Silicon Nitride
           6.3.7 Aluminum Nitride

7 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Material (Page No. - 50)
    7.1 Introduction
           7.1.1 Alumina Ceramics
           7.1.2 Titanate Ceramics
           7.1.3 Zirconia Ceramics
           7.1.4 Silicon Carbide Ceramics
           7.1.5 Others [Aluminum Nitride (Aln), Silicon Nitride, Pyrolytic Boron Nitride (Pbn), Magnesium Silicate]
                    7.1.5.1 Aluminum Nitride:
                    7.1.5.2 Silicon Nitride:
                    7.1.5.3 Pyrolytic Boron Nitride (Pbn):
                    7.1.5.4 Magnesium Silicate:

8 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Class (Page No. - 58)
    8.1 Introduction
           8.1.1 Monolithic Ceramics
           8.1.2 Ceramic Matrix Composites
           8.1.3 Ceramic Coatings
           8.1.4 Others

9 Advanced Ceramics Market, By End-Use Industry (Page No. - 65)
    9.1 Introduction
           9.1.1 Electronics& Electrical
           9.1.2 Transportation
           9.1.3 Medical & Biomedical
           9.1.4 Industrial Market
           9.1.5 Defense & Security
           9.1.6 Environmental
           9.1.7 Chemical
           9.1.8 Others

10 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Region (Page No. - 76)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 North-America
             10.2.1 U.S.
             10.2.2 Canada
             10.2.3 Mexico
     10.3 Europe
             10.3.1 Germany
             10.3.2 U.K.
             10.3.3 Italy
             10.3.4 France
             10.3.5 Spain
     10.4 Asia-Pacific
             10.4.1 China
             10.4.2 India
             10.4.3 Japan
             10.4.4 South Korea
     10.5 Rest of the World
             10.5.1 Brazil
             10.5.2 Middle East & Africa

11 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 113)
     11.1 Overview
     11.2 Market Share Analysis
     11.3 Competitive Situation & Trends
             11.3.1 New Product Developments
             11.3.2 Expansions
             11.3.3 Mergers & Acquisitions
             11.3.4 Agreements & Collaborations

12 Company Profiles (Page No. - 120)
(Overview, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, Developments and MnM View)*
     12.1 Introduction
     12.2 Coorstek, Inc.
     12.3 Ceramtec GmbH
     12.4 Kyocera Corporation
     12.5 Morgan Advanced Materials
     12.6 Saint–Gobain Ceramic Materials
     12.7 Mcdanel Advanced Ceramic Technologies LLC
     12.8 Ceradyne, Inc. (3m Company)
     12.9 Momentive Performance Materials Inc.
     12.10 Rauschert Steinbach GmbH
     12.11 Blasch Ceramics
     12.12 Advanced Ceramic Manufacturing

*Details on Overview, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, Developments and MnM View Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

13 Appendix (Page No. - 146)
     13.1 Insights of Industry Experts
     13.2 Discussion Guide
     13.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     13.4 Available Customizations
     13.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (72 Tables)

Table 1 Impact of Drivers on Advanced Ceramics Market (2015–2020)
Table 2 Advanced Ceramics Market Restraints (2015–2020)
Table 3 Advanced Ceramics Market Opportunities (2015–2020)
Table 4 Advanced Ceramics Market Challenges (2015–2020)
Table 5 Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 6 Titanate Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 7 Zirconia Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million )
Table 8 Types of Silicon Carbides
Table 9 Silicon Carbide Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 10 Other Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 11 Monolithic Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 12 Ceramic Matrix Composites Market Size, By Region,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 13 Ceramic Coatings Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020($Million)
Table 14 Other Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 15 Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By End-Use Industry, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 16 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Electronics & Electrical Application, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 17 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 18 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Medical & Biomedical Application, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 19 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Industrial Application, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 20 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Defense & Security Application, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 21 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Environmental Application, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 22 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Chemical Application, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 23 Advanced Ceramics Market Size in Others Application, By Region,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 24 Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 25 North America: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Country,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 26 North America: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 27 North America: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Material,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 28 North America: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 29 U.S.: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 30 U.S.: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 31 Canada: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 32 Canada: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 33 Mexico: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 34 Mexico: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 35 Europe: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Country,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 36 Europe: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 37 Europe: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Material,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 38 Europe: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 39 Germany: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 40 Germany: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 41 U.K.: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 42 U.K.: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 43 Italy: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 44 Italy: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 45 France: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 46 France: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 47 Spain: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 48 Spain: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 49 Asia-Pacific: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Country,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 50 Asia-Pacific: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 51 Asia-Pacific: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Material,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 52 Asia-Pacific: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 53 China: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 54 China: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 55 India: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 56 India: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 57 Japan: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 58 Japan: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 59 South Korea: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 60 South Korea: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 61 RoW: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Country, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 62 RoW: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 63 RoW: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Material, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 64 RoW: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 65 Brazil: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 66 Brazil: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 67 MEA: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Class, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 68 MEA: Advanced Ceramics Market Size, By Application,2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 69 New Product Developments, 2010–2015
Table 70 Expansions, 2011–2014
Table 71 Mergers & Acquisitions (2010–2014)
Table 72 Agreements & Collaborations (2012-2015
 
 
List of Figures (50 Figures)
 
Figure 1 Advanced Ceramics Market Segmentation
Figure 2 Advanced Ceramics Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 5 Break Down of Primary Interviews, By Company Type, Designation & Region
Figure 6 Market for Medical Application to Grow the Fastest
Figure 7 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Material (CAGR%)
Figure 8 India Projected to Be the Fastest Growing and the Best Market to Invest, 2015–2020
Figure 9 Asia-Pacific is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Region, 2015–2020
Figure 10 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Class (CAGR%)
Figure 11 Advanced Ceramics Market to Register A Moderate Growth, 2015–2020
Figure 12 Silicon Carbide is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Advanced Ceramics Material, 2015–2020
Figure 13 Monolithic Ceramics Accounted for the Largest Share, Followed By Ceramic Coatings in the Advanced Ceramics Market (2014)
Figure 14 Asia-Pacific Accounted for the Largest Share (Value) in the Advanced Ceramics Market, 2014
Figure 15 Advanced Ceramics Market Share, By Application, 2014 ($Million)
Figure 16 India, China, Japan and Germany Among the Fastest Growing Countries in the Advanced Ceramics Market, 2015-2020
Figure 17 Rapid Development and Commercialization LED the Growth of Advanced Ceramics
Figure 18 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Material
Figure 19 Advanced Ceramics Market, By Class
Figure 20 Advanced Ceramics Market, By End-User Industries
Figure 21 Growing Demand of Advanced Ceramics in Medical Industry Drives the Market
Figure 22 Overview of Advanced Ceramics Value Chain
Figure 23 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 24 Type of Silicon Carbides
Figure 25 Asia-Pacific is the Fastest-Growing Market for Alumina Ceramics,2015 vs. 2020
Figure 26 Asia-Pacific Dominates Titanate Ceramics Market, 2015 vs. 2020
Figure 27 Asia-Pacific is the Fastest-Growing Market for Zirconia Ceramics,2015 vs. 2020
Figure 28 Monolithic Ceramics is Projected to Dominate the Advanced Ceramics Market, 2015–2020
Figure 29 Asia Pacific is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for Ceramic Matrix Composites, 2015–2020
Figure 30 North America is the Second-Largest Market for Ceramic Coatings, 2015–2020
Figure 31 Electronics & Electrical Industry is Projected to Account for the Largest Market Share By 2020
Figure 32 Asia-Pacific is the Fastest-Growing Market for Advanced Ceramics in the Electronics & Electrical Industry, 2015–2020
Figure 33 Asia-Pacific: the Fastest-Growing Advanced Ceramics Market,2015–2020
Figure 34 Asia-Pacific is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for Advanced Ceramics in the Defense & Security Industry, 2015–2020
Figure 35 Regional Snapshot (2014): Rapidly Growing Markets are Emerging as Strategic Destinations
Figure 36 North American Market Snapshot: Increase in Demand of Advanced Ceramics,
Figure 37 Electronics & Electrical and Transportation Industries are Projected to Dominate U.S. Advanced Ceramics Market Between 2015-2020
Figure 38 European Market Snapshot: Country-Wise Demand of Advanced Ceramics in Transportation, Electronics, Repetitive, Medical & Biomedical
Figure 39 Asia-Pacific Advanced Ceramics Market Snapshot China, Japan, & India are the Most Lucrative Markets
Figure 40 Companies Adopted New Product Launches as the Key Growth Strategy Between 2015 - 2020
Figure 41 New Product Launch is the Major Strategy Adopted By Companies Between 2010-2014
Figure 42 Battle for Market Share: New Product Launches Was the Key Strategy, 2010 – 2014
Figure 43 Strategic Benchmarking of Top 3 Market Players
Figure 44 Coorstek, Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 45 Ceramtec GmbH: SWOT Analysis
Figure 46 Kyocera Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 47 Kyocera Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 48 Morgan Advanced Materials: Company Snapshot
Figure 49 Morgan Advanced Materials: SWOT Analysis
Figure 50 Momentive Performance Materials Inc.: Company Snapshot

Advanced Ceramics market is projected to register a market size in terms of value of $9.5 Billion by 2020, signifying firm annualized growth of 7% between 2015 and 2020.

The market has witnessed a significant growth in the recent years, and this growth is projected to persist in the coming years. Advanced Ceramics market is projected to register high CAGR in the future due to their characteristic properties such as high-temperature stability, corrosion-resistance, lightweight, low thermal expansion, and a variety of electrical properties ranging from insulators to semiconductors to highly conductive materials. Owing to these properties, advanced ceramics are used in a wide range of end user industries such as electrical & electronics, medical & bio-medical, transportation, industrial machinery, environmental, chemical, defense & security, and others.

Currently, Asia-Pacific is the biggest market of advanced ceramics, accounting for nearly 40% of the total market size in terms of value in 2014. Among all the countries, China dominates the advanced ceramics market, which had the maximum market share in 2014 closely followed by the U.S. Advanced ceramics are grouped according to their mineralogical or chemical composition. The major materials used as advanced ceramics are titanate ceramics, alumina ceramics, zirconia ceramics, and silicon carbide ceramics. On the basis of product type, monolithic ceramics are the largest consumed product type of advanced ceramics, followed by ceramic matrix composites.

On the basis of end-user industry, the advanced ceramics market is further categorized into electrical & electronics, medical & bio-medical, transportation, industrial machinery, environmental, chemical, defense & security, and others. The growth in end user segment is primarily driven by growing electronics industries, mainly in developing nations.

The major players of advanced ceramics include Coorstek Inc. (U.S.), CeramTec GmbH (Germany), Kyocera Corporation (Japan), Morgan Advanced Materials (U.K.) and Saint-Gobain Ceramic Material (U.S.).

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