HOME Top Market Reports Ceramic Inks Market by Technology (Analog printing, and Digital printing), Application (Ceramic tiles, Glass printing, Food containers and Others) and Geography – Regional Trends & Forecast to 2019

Ceramic Inks Market by Technology (Analog printing, and Digital printing), Application (Ceramic tiles, Glass printing, Food containers and Others) and Geography – Regional Trends & Forecast to 2019

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: September 2014
Report Code: CH 2796

Discount on Reports  

  Speak to Analyst Enquiry Before Buying  
purchase report
download pdf  request for customisation


The Ceramic Inks market is expected to reach $1.76 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 7.00% between 2014 and 2019. Ceramic inks are mainly used for enhancing the attractiveness of the surface on which it is used. Various technologies for ceramic inks include analog printing and digital printing. The analog printing technology is projected to grow at the slowest rate. Digital printing technology was observed to dominate the market and estimated to control around 83% of the total ceramic ink consumption by technology.  

Recent boom in construction industry in Asia-Pacific and RoW region is driving the demand for ceramic inks. The factors driving growth in the ceramic inks market are Growing construction & infrastructure industry mainly in developing nations, Automotive sector, availability of wide variety of colour gamut, and a shift towards replacing paints, metal slabs, marble floor and other products . The market is expected to experience huge growth due to enormous potential offered by these drivers.

Ceramic ink manufacturers mainly focus on new product launches to expand their product portfolio for various applications as well as deepen their geographical penetration. Expansion into growing markets such as Asia-Pacific, Brazil, and Middle East has been and will be the key success for ceramic inks producers if they intend to increase their overall sales and revenue.

The report covers the global ceramic inks market in major regions namely Asia-Pacific, RoW, Europe, and North America for major applications such as ceramic tiles, glass printing, food containers, and others. This report analyzes different marketing trends and establishes the most effective growth strategy in the market. It identifies market dynamics such as drivers, restraints, opportunities, and winning imperatives. Major companies such as Dip-Tech, Ferro corporation, Xennia Technologies, EFI, and Torrecid have also been profiled.

Scope of the Report:

By Technology:

  1. Ceramic Inks
    1. Analog Printing
    2. Digital Printing

By Applications:

  1. Ceramic Tiles
  2. Glass Printing
    1. Architectural Glass
    2. Decorative Glass
  3. Food Containers
  4. Others

By Region:

  1. Asia-Pacific
  2. RoW
  3. Europe
  4. North America

This report also includes the leading manufacturers’ profiles such as Dip-Tech, Ferro Corporation, Xennia Technologies, EFI, and Torrecid.

Table of Contents 
 
1 Introduction (Page No.- 13)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Scope of the Study
          1.2.1 Market Definition
          1.2.2 Markets Covered
          1.2.3 Global Ceramic Inks Market, By Technology
          1.2.4 Global Ceramic Ink Market, By Application
    1.3 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No.- 15)
    2.1 Market Size Estimation
    2.2 Market Crackdown and Data Triangulation
    2.3 Market Share Estimation
          2.3.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
          2.3.2 Key Data From Primary Sources
                  2.3.2.1 Key Industry Insights
          2.3.3 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No.- 22)

4 Premium Insights (Page No.- 25)
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunity for Ceramic Ink
    4.2 Product Growth Matrix

5 Market Overview (Page No.- 30)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
          5.2.1 Ceramic Inks Market, By Technology
          5.2.2 Ceramic Inks: Market, By Application
          5.2.3 Ceramic Inks Marekt, By Region
    5.3 Market Dynamics
          5.3.1 Drivers
                   5.3.1.1 Growing Construction & Infrastructure Industry Mainly in Developing Nations
                   5.3.1.2 Automotive Sector
                   5.3.1.3 Wide Variety of Color Gamut Available
                   5.3.1.4 Shift Towards Replacing Paints, Metal Slabs, Marble Floor and Other Products
          5.3.2 Restraints
                   5.3.2.1 Limited Scope for Penetration in Saturated Markets Like Europe
                   5.3.2.2 High Costs Involved in Print Setup and Sample Printing of Ceramic Inks Using Analog Printing Technology
          5.3.3 Opportunities
                   5.3.3.1 Increased Use of Ceramic Inks for Decoration
                   5.3.3.2 Investment in Developing Economies
          5.3.4 Challenges
                   5.3.4.1 Developing New Application Areas for Ceramic Inks

6 Industry Trends (Page No.- 38)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Supply Chain Analysis
          6.2.1 Raw Material Supplier
          6.2.2 Ceramic Ink Manufacturer/formulator
          6.2.3 Ceramic Ink Supplier/Distributors
          6.2.4 End Users
    6.3 Pricing and Cost Analysis
    6.4 Porter’s Five forces Analysis
          6.4.1 Threat From New Entrants
          6.4.2 Threat From Substitutes
          6.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
          6.4.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
          6.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
    6.5 Pest Analysis
          6.5.1 Political Factors
          6.5.2 Economic Factors
          6.5.3 Social Factors
          6.5.4 Technological Factors
    6.6 Strategic Benchmarking
          6.6.1 Geographic Integration & Product Enhancement
          6.6.2 Entry in the UV & Eco-Solvent Ceramic Inks Market

7 Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Technology (Page No.- 46)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Analog Printing
    7.3 Digital Printing

8 Market Size, By Application (Page No.- 52)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Ceramic Tiles
    8.3 Glass Printing
    8.4 Food Containers
    8.5 Others

9 Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Region (Page No.- 61)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 North America
          9.2.1 U.S.
    9.3 Europe
          9.3.1 Spain
          9.3.2 Italy
          9.3.3 Turkey
    9.4 Asia-Pacific
          9.4.1 China
          9.4.2 India
    9.5 ROW
          9.5.1 Brazil

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No.- 86)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Market Share Analysis
     10.3 Competitive Situation and Trends

11 Company Profiles (Page No.- 91)
     (Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments) 
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Dip-Tech
     11.3 Xennia Technology
     11.4 Chimigraf Ibιrica S.L.
     11.5 Ferro Corporation
     11.6 Esmalglass. Itaca Grupo
     11.7 Torrecid
     11.8 Electronics for Imaging, Inc.
     11.9 Arrow Systems Inc.
     11.10 Unico Digital SA
     11.11 Colorobbia Espana S.A.
     11.12 Zschimmer & Schwarz Group
     11.13 Fritta S.L.
     11.14 Vaanix Industries Pvt Ltd.
     11.15 Six Star Ceramic Colours Co., Ltd.
     11.16 Iimak

*Details Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies. 
 
 
12 Appendix (Page No.- 123)
     12.1 Discussion Guide
     12.2 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     12.3 Available Customizations
     12.4 Related Reports
 
 
List of Tables (73 Tables) 
   
Table 1 Growing Construction& Infrastructure Industry
Table 2 Limited Scope for Penetration in Saturated Markets Like Europe
Table 3 Increased Use of Ceramic Inks for Decoration
Table 4 Developing New Application Areas for Ceramic Inks
Table 5 Global Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Technology, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 6 Global Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Technology, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 7 Global Analog Printing Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 8 Global Analog Printing Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 9 Global Digital Printing Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 10 Global Digital Printing Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 11 Global Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Application, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 12 Global Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Application, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 13 Global Ceramic Tiles Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 14 Global Ceramic Tiles Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 15 Global Glass Printing Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 16 Global Glass Printing Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 17 Global Food Containers Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 18 Global Food Containers Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 19 Global Other Applications Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 ($Million)
Table 20 Global Other Applications Market Size, By Region, 2012-2019 (Kilotons)
Table 21 Ceramic Inks Market Size, By Region, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 22 Ceramic Inks: Market Size, By Region, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 23 North America: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 ($Million) 
Table 24 North America: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 (Kilotons) 
Table 25 North America: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million) 
Table 26 North America: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons) 
Table 27 North America: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million) 
Table 28 North America: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons) 
Table 29 U.S.: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 30 U.S.: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 31 U.S.: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 32 U.S.: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 33 Europe: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 34 Europe: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 35 Europe: Ceramic Inks: Market Size, By Application ($Million), 2012–2019
Table 36 Europe: Market Size, By Application (Kilotons), 2012–2019
Table 37 Europe: Market Size, By Technology ($Million), 2012–2019
Table 38 Europe: Ceramic Ink Market Size, By Technology (Kilotons), 2012–2019
Table 39 Spain: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 40 Spain: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 41 Spain: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 42 Spain: Market Size, By Technology (Kilotons), 2012–2019
Table 43 Italy: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 44 Italy: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 45 Italy: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 46 Turkey: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 47 Turkey: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 48 Turkey: Ceramic Inks: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 49 Turkey: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 50 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 51 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)\
Table 52 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($ Million) 
Table 53 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons) 
Table 54 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million) 
Table 55 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons) 
Table 56 China: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 57 China: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 58 China: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 59 China: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 60 India: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 61 India: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 62 India: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 63 India: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 64 ROW: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 65 ROW: Market Size, By Country, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 66 ROW: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 67 ROW: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 68 ROW: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 69 ROW: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 70 Brazil: Ceramic Inks Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 71 Brazil: Ceramic Inks: Market Size, By Application, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
Table 72 Brazil: Ceramic Inks Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 ($Million)
Table 73 Brazil: Ceramic Inks: Market Size, By Technology, 2012–2019 (Kilotons)
 
 
List of Figures (56 Figures) 
 
Figure 1 Global Ceramic Ink Market, By Technology & By Application
Figure 2 Research Methodology
Figure 3 Demand Across Prominent Countries  in the Ceramic Ink Market, 2013
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 6 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region 
Figure 7 Global Ceramic Ink Penetration Level of Major Countries, 2014 Vs 2019
Figure 8 Ceramic Tiles Printing is the Fastest-Growing Market
Figure 9 Ceramic Ink Market of Fast-Growing Countries
Figure 10 Global Ceramic Ink Market
Figure 11 Most of the Fast-Growing Countries Are From Asia-Pacific
Figure 12 Life Cycle Analysis, By Region
Figure 13 Ceramic Tiles—A New Revenue Pocket for Market Players
Figure 14 Ceramic Ink—Top Three Applications Segments
Figure 15 Ceramic Inks Market Segmentation, By Technology
Figure 16 Ceramic Ink Market Segmentation, By Application
Figure 17 Ceramic Inks Market Segmentation, By Region
Figure 18 Growing Construction& Infrastructure Industry is One of the Main Drivers for the Market
Figure 19 Supply Chain: Ceramic Ink Suppliers/Distributors Act As A Bridge
Figure 20 Pricing Trend (2014–2019):
Figure 21 Porter’s Five forces Analysis (2013):
Figure 22 Strategic Benchmarking: Companies Focusing on Geographic Integration & Product Enhancement
Figure 23 Strategic Benchmarking: Entry in the UV & Eco-Solvent Ceramic Inks Market
Figure 24 Global Ceramic Ink Market Growth Prospects, By Technology, 2014-2019 (Kilotons)
Figure 25 Regional Market Attractiveness of Analog Printing, 2014–2019 (Kilotons) 
Figure 26 Regional Market Attractiveness in Digital Printing, 2014–2019 (Kilotons) 
Figure 27 Ceramic Ink in Ceramic Tiles Printing Set to Outpace Other Applications in Growth
Figure 28 Rapid Increase in Consumption in the Asia-Pacific Region to Drive the Ceramic Ink Market in Ceramic Tiles Application
Figure 29 In Glass Printing Application, Asia-Pacific Region is Estimated to Grow At the Fastest Speed From 2014–2019
Figure 30 Asia-Pacific Region to Register the Highest Growth Rate for Food Containers Application
Figure 31 ROW is Anticipated to Register the Highest Growth for Other Applications
Figure 32 Regional Snapshot (2013)— Rapid Growth Markets Are Emerging As New Hotspots
Figure 33 China—An Attractive Destination for Major Applications
Figure 34 Spain is the Major Market for Top Three Applications of Ceramic Ink in the European Market (2013)
Figure 35 China is the Major Market for Top 3 Applications of Ceramic Ink in the Asia-Pacific Market (2013)
Figure 36 Key Companies Preferred New Product Launch Strategy Over the Last Four Years
Figure 37 Electronics for Imaging, Inc. Grew At the Fastest Rate Between 2009-2013 
Figure 38 Ceramic Ink Market Developments, By Key Players, 2010-2014
Figure 39 New Product Launch Has Fueled Growth & Innovation Between 2010 to 2014 
Figure 40 Battle for Market Share: New Product Launch Was the Key Strategy
Figure 41 Regional Revenue Mix of Top 5 Market Players
Figure 42 Dip-Tech: Business Overview
Figure 43 Xennia Technology: Business Overview
Figure 44 Chimigraf Ibιrica S.L.: Business Overview
Figure 45 Ferro Corporation: Business Overview
Figure 46 Esmalglass. Itaca Grupo: Business Overview
Figure 47 Torrecid: Business Overview
Figure 48 Electronics for Imaging, Inc.: Business Overview
Figure 49 Arrow Systems Inc.: Business Overview
Figure 50 Unico Digital SA: Business Overview
Figure 51 Colorobbia Espana S.A.: Business Overview
Figure 52 Zschimmer & Schwarz Group: Business Overview
Figure 53 Fritta S.L.: Business Overview
Figure 54 Vaanix: Business Overview
Figure 55 Six Star Ceramic Colours Co., Ltd.: Business Overview
Figure 56 Iimak: Business Overview

Ceramic inks are used for decorating the simple ceramic tiles and plain glasses. Ceramic helps in making these products attractive. They are used in several applications such as ceramic tile printing, glass printing, food containers printing and others. Increasing application of ceramic ink in products such as porcelain tiles, vitrified tiles and automotive glass are boosting interest in the ceramic inks market.

The Ceramic Inks market is expected to reach $1.76 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 7.00% between 2014 and 2019. This market is driven by growing construction & infrastructure industry and wide variety of colour gamut available. The demand for ceramic inks is increasing in the construction and infrastructure industry as the consumers are demanding for decorated tiles and glass. The Asia-Pacific region is estimated to be the fastest growing region as the availability of raw material and development of construction & infrastructure industry in the region.

The Asia-Pacific region dominated the ceramic inks market in 2013, globally. China, India and South-east Asia are the major countries with a huge demand for ceramic inks. Asia-Pacific is expected to show the highest growth rate of 12.0% between 2014 and 2019 for the market.

Ceramic inks Market Share, By Geography, 2013

Ceramic Ink Market

Source: MarketsandMarkets Analysis

The major market players focus on new product launch as their strategy to improve their product portfolio and serve more consumers. The major players are also focusing on capturing market share by acquiring other companies to enhance their technological knowledge, and regional presence.

The ceramic inks market is expected to witness a high growth from low penetrated applications and regions. One of the major problems in the market is high costs involved in print setup and sample printing of ceramic inks using analog printing technology.

The report analyzes the market based on the major types, applications, and geography. It also covers the market behavior of leading producers, key developments, and strategies implemented to sustain and succeed in the market.

Custom Market Research Services

We will customize the research for you, in case the report listed above does not meet with your exact requirements. Our custom research will comprehensively cover the business information you require to help you arrive at strategic and profitable business decisions.

Please visit http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/knowledge-process-outsourcing-services.asp to specify your custom Research Requirement

Connect With Us

Follow us on LinkedIn  Follow us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter 
Live Chat Support


US : 1-888-600-6441
UK : 44-800-368-9399

Search reports



Access reports on all high
growth Fibers and Composites Markets on KnowledgeStore
Request Demo