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Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Panels & Sheets Market by Application (Recreational Vehicles, Building & Construction, Truck & Trailers, and Others), and by Region - Global Forecasts to 2021

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: July 2016
Report Code: CH 3941

 

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The market size of continuous laminated FRP panels & sheets was USD 740.0 Million in 2015 and is projected to reach USD 1,084.7 Million by 2021, registering a CAGR of 6.53% between 2016 and 2021. In this study, 2015 is considered as the base year and 2016–2021 as the forecast period for the FRP panels & sheets market. In this research report, the market has been categorized based on applications and region. Revenue growth forecasts and analysis of trends in each of the submarkets are also provided in the report.

Objectives of the Study:

The report estimates the market size and growth potential of the FRP panels & sheets market manufactured by continuous lamination process, in terms of value (USD million) and volume (million square feet). The reports also analyze the global market of FRP panels & sheets by application (recreational vehicles, building & construction, truck & trailers, and others) and region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW). The study covers detailed information regarding the key factors such as drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges, which are influencing the market growth.  It strategically profile key players and analyze their core competencies.

Different secondary sources such as company websites, encyclopedias, directories, and databases have been used to identify and collect information that is useful for this extensive commercial study of the global FRP panels & sheets market. The primary sources, which include experts from related industries, have been interviewed to verify and collect critical information as well as assess the future prospects of the market. The top-down approach has been implemented to validate the market size, in terms of value and volume. With the data triangulation procedure and validation of data through primaries, the exact values of the overall parent market size and individual market sizes have been determined and confirmed in this study.

FRP Panels & Sheets Market

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The market for FRP panels & sheets has a diversified and established ecosystem of its upstream players such as raw material suppliers and downstream stakeholders such as manufacturers, vendors, end users, and government organizations. Most of the major players in the FRP panels & sheets market have backward and forward integration to strengthen their position in the market. Some of the manufacturers of FRP panels & sheets include Crane Composites Inc. (U.S.), Glasteel Inc. (U.S.), U.S. Liner Company (U.S.), Brianza Plastica SpA (Italy), Optiplan GmbH (Germany), Polser Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics Inc. (Turkey), Panolam Industries International Inc. (U.S.), LAMILUX Heinrich Strunz Group (Germany), and others.

Target Audience

  • FRP panels & sheets manufacturers
  • Raw materials suppliers
  • Distributors and suppliers
  • End-use industries
  • Industry associations

“This study answers several questions for the stakeholders, primarily which market segments to focus in next two to five years for prioritizing the efforts and investments”.

Scope of the Report:

This research report categorizes the FRP panels & sheets market based on application and region and forecasts revenue growth and analysis of trends in each of the submarkets.

By Application:

  • Recreational Vehicles
  • Building & Construction
  • Trucks & Trailers
  • Others

By Region

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • RoW

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Product Analysis

  • Product matrix, which gives a detailed comparison of product portfolio of each company

Regional Analysis

  • Further breakdown of the North American FRP panels & sheets market
  • Further breakdown of the European FRP panels & sheets market
  • Further breakdown of the Asia-Pacific FRP panels & sheets market
  • Further breakdown of the RoW FRP panels & sheets market

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 14)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Limitations
    1.6 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
    2.2 Secondary Data
           2.2.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
    2.3 Primary Data
           2.3.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
           2.3.2 Key Industry Insights
           2.3.3 Breakdown of Primary Interviews
    2.4 Market Size Estimation
           2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.5 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.6 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 25)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 29)
    4.1 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, 2016–2021 (USD Million)
    4.2 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Growth, By Application
    4.3 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Share: By Region and  By Application, 2015
    4.4 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Share, By Country
    4.5 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country
    4.6 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application

5 Macro Economic Overview and Key Drivers (Page No. - 34)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Trends and Forecast of GDP
    5.3 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry and Its Impact on FRP Panels & Sheets Market
           5.3.1 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in North America
                    5.3.1.1 Trends of Residential and Non-Residential Construction Industry in North America
           5.3.2 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in Europe
                    5.3.2.1 Trends of Residential and Non-Residential Construction Industry in Europe
           5.3.3 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in Asia-Pacific
           5.3.4 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in RoW
    5.4 Trends of Transporation Industry and Its Impact on the FRP Panels & Sheets Market

6 Market Overview (Page No. - 44)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Market Segmentation
           6.2.1 FRP Panels & Sheets Market, By Application
    6.3 Market Dynamics
           6.3.1 Drivers
                    6.3.1.1 Strong Truck & Trailers Market is Driving the Demand for Composites in Transportation Industry
                    6.3.1.2 Recovery of Recreational Vehicles Industry After Recession
                    6.3.1.3 Long Life Cycle and Low Maintenance Cost of FRP Panels & Sheets
           6.3.2 Opportunities
                    6.3.2.1 Recovery in U.S. Non-Residential Construction Sector and Increased Demand for Panels in Construction Industry
           6.3.3 Restraints/Challenges
                    6.3.3.1 High Production Cost and Availability of Low Cost Substitutes
                    6.3.3.2 Issues Pertaining to Recycling

7 Industry Trends (Page No. - 51)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           7.2.1 Threat of New Entrants
           7.2.2 Threat of Substitutes
           7.2.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           7.2.4 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           7.2.5 Intensity of Rivalry

8 FRP Panels & Sheets Market, By Application (Page No. - 54)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Recreational Vehicles
    8.3 Building & Contruction
    8.4 Truck & Trailers
    8.5 Others

9 FRP Panels & Sheets Market, By Region (Page No. - 64)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 North America
           9.2.1 U.S.
           9.2.2 Canada
           9.2.3 Mexico
    9.3 Europe
           9.3.1 Germany
           9.3.2 France
           9.3.3 U.K.
           9.3.4 Italy
           9.3.5 Rest of Europe
    9.4 Asia-Pacific
           9.4.1 China
           9.4.2 India
           9.4.3 Japan
           9.4.4 Rest of Asia-Pacific
    9.5 RoW
           9.5.1 Brazil
           9.5.2 South Africa
           9.5.3 Rest of RoW

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 93)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Market Share Analysis
     10.3 Competitive Situation and Trends
             10.3.1 New Product Launches
             10.3.2 Expansions
             10.3.3 Partnerships
             10.3.4 Mergers & Acquisitions

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 99)
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Crane Composites Inc.
     11.3 Glasteel Inc.
     11.4 U.S. Liner Company (Uslco)
     11.5 Brianza Plastica SPA
     11.6 Optiplan GmbH
     11.7 Polser Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics Inc.
     11.8 Panolam Surface Systems
     11.9 Lamilux Heinrich Strunz Group
     11.10 Vetroresina SPA
     11.11 Dongguang Higoal FRP Corporation

*Details Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

12 Appendix (Page No. - 117)
     12.1 Insights From Industry Experts
     12.2 Discussion Guide
     12.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     12.4 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
     12.5 Available Customizations
     12.6 Related Reports


List of Tables (69 Tables)

Table 1 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, 2014–2021
Table 2 Trends and Forecast of GDP, USD Billion (2015–2021)
Table 3 Contribution of Construction Industry to GDP in North America, USD Billion (2014–2021)
Table 4 Contribution of Construction Industry to GDP in Europe, USD Billion (2014–2021)
Table 5 Contribution of Construction Industry to GDP in Asia-Pacific, USD Billion (2014–2021)
Table 6 Contribution of Construction Industry to GDP in RoW, USD Billion (2014–2021)
Table 7 Global Automotive Production, Million Units (20112015)
Table 8 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 9 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 10 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Recreational Vehicles Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 11 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Recreational Vehicles Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 12 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Building & Cosntruction Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 13 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Building & Cosntruction Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 14 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Truck & Trailers Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 15 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Truck & Trailers Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 16 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 17 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 18 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 19 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 20 North America: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 21 North America: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 22 North America: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 23 North America: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 24 U.S.: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 25 U.S.: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 26 Canada: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 27 Canada: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 28 Mexico: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 29 Mexico: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 30 Europe: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 31 Europe: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 32 Europe: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 33 Europe: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 34 Germany: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 35 Germany: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 36 France: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 37 France: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 38 U.K.: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 39 U.K.: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 40 Italy: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 41 Italy: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 42 Rest of Europe: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 43 Rest of Europe: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 44 Asia-Pacific: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 45 Asia-Pacific: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 46 Asia-Pacific: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 47 Asia-Pacific: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 48 China: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 49 China: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 50 India: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 51 India: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 52 Japan: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Applciation, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 53 Japan: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Applciation, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 54 Rest of Asia-Pacific: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Applciation, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 55 Rest of Asia-Pacific: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Applciation, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 56 RoW: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 57 RoW: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 58 RoW: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 59 RoW: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 60 Brazil: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 61 Brazil: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 62 South Africa: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 63 South Africa: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 64 Rest of RoW: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 65 Rest of RoW: FRP Panels & Sheets Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Million Square Feet)
Table 66 New Product Launches
Table 67 Expansions
Table 68 Partnership
Table 69 Mergers & Acquisitions


List of Figures (39 Figures)

Figure 1 FRP Panels & Sheets: Market Segmentation
Figure 2 FRP Panels & Sheets Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation: Top-Down Approach
Figure 5 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
Figure 6 Recrational Vehicles Application to Witness the Highest Growth in the FRP Panels & Sheets Market, 2016–2021
Figure 7 Canada to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for FRP Panels & Sheets
Figure 8 North America to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for FRP Panels & Sheets
Figure 9 Attractive Opportunities in the FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 10 Recreational Vehicles to Be the Fastest-Growing Application in the FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 11 North America Region and Recreational Vehicle Application Dominated the FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 12 U.S. Accounts for the Largest Share in the FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 13 U.S. is the Largest Market for FRP Panels & Sheets
Figure 14 Recreational Vehicles Application to Account for the Largest Market Size
Figure 15 Trends and Forecast of GDP, USD Billion (2016–2021)
Figure 16 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in North America, USD Billion, 2016 vs 2021
Figure 17 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in Europe, USD Billion, 2016 vs 2021
Figure 18 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in Asia-Pacific, USD Billion, 2016 vs 2021
Figure 19 Trends and Forecast of Construction Industry in ME&A, USD Billion, (2016 vs 2021)
Figure 20 Automotive Production in Key Countries, Million Units (2011 vs 2015)
Figure 21 Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges for the FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 22 North American Trailer Output, 2011–2015
Figure 23 Recreational Vehicles Shipments From Manufacturers to Dealers, 2011–2015
Figure 24 Trend of Non-Residential Construction in U.S., 2011–2015
Figure 25 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of the FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 26 Recreational Vehicles to Be the Largest and Fastest-Growing Application in FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 27 North America Dominated the Recreational Vehicles Application Segment in FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 28 Europe Accounts for the Major Share in Truck & Trailers FRP Panels & Sheets Market
Figure 29 Canada to Drive the FRP Panels & Sheets Market, Followed By China, (2016–2021)
Figure 30 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Snapshot: U.S. is the Most Lucrative Market in North America
Figure 31 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Snapshot: Germany is the Fastest-Growing Market in Europe
Figure 32 China is the Key FRP Panels & Sheets Market in Asia-Pacific (2016–2021)
Figure 33 Truck & Trailers to Be the Fastest-Growing Application Segment for FRP Panels & Sheets in RoW
Figure 34 New Product Launches is the Most Preferred Growth Strategy Adopted By Major Players Between 2012 and 2016
Figure 35 Yearly Market Development Matrix: 2012, 2014, and 2015 Saw the Maximum Number of Developments, 2012–2016
Figure 36 FRP Panels & Sheets Market Share, By Key Players, 2015
Figure 37 Growth Strategies Adopted By Market Players in FRP Panels & Sheets Market, 2012–2016
Figure 38 Crane Composites Inc.: Business Overview
Figure 39 Crane Co.: SWOT Analysis

The market size of continuous laminated FRP panels & sheets is projected to reach USD 1,084.7 Million by 2021, at a CAGR of 6.53% between 2016 and 2021. The growing manufacturing industries and continuous new product launches, partnerships, expansions, and mergers & acquisitions undertaken by various companies are the key growing factors of the global FRP panels & sheets market.

The recreational vehicles industry is projected to be the fastest-growing application in the FRP panels & sheets market between 2016 and 2021. This growth is attributed to growing demand for recreational vehicles owing low fuel prices and interest rates, rise in number of baby boomers, improved economy, rising costs of airlines, and gaining popularity for outdoor activities, such as camping, tailgating, and sports events.  With the increase in demand for recreational vehicles, the demand for FRP panels & sheets is also rising owing to their lightweight, high performance, and low maintenance cost than other traditional materials.

North America, being the largest market for FRP panels & sheets, is projected to register the highest CAGR, in terms of value and volume, between 2016 and 2021. This growth is mainly attributed to rising demand for superior performance materials from recreational vehicles, building & construction, and truck & trailers application. It is also backed by increasing new product launches and other development strategies in the region. Contributions of various research organizations to R&D and enhancement of commercialization of FRP panels & sheets are some of the key growth factors driving the market in North America.

FRP Panels & Sheets Market

The market for continuous laminated FRP panels & sheets is rapidly gaining importance; however, few factors, such as capital-intensiveness of the industry, availability of low-cost substitutes, and high initial and production costs are some of the major challenges and restraints faced by the FRP panels & sheets market.

Crane Composites Inc. (U.S.) is one of the major manufacturers of FRP panels & sheets. The company's engineering and product development activities are directed primarily towards development of new products, improvement of existing products and adaptation of existing products to particular customer requirements. Thus, the strong focus on product development helps Crane Composites Inc. to maintain its industry leading positions in attractive niche markets.

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