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High Performance Foam Market by Type (Polyurethane, Silicone, Polyolefin, Others), by End Use Industry (Construction, Transportation, Electronics, Packaging, Others), & by Region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, RoW) - Global Forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: August 2015
Report Code: CH 3652

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The global high performance foam market has witnessed a good growth in the past few years and this growth is estimated to increase in the coming years. High performance foam has certain unique properties such as excellent recoverability from repeated shocks and deformations and ability to maintain dimensional stability after getting exposed to shock, impact, and extreme temperature. Because of these physical characteristics, the demand for high performance foam is growing and is finding application in various industries.

The global high performance foam market is experiencing good growth and is expected to continue so in the near future. This growth is mainly driven by the fast growing demand in Asia-Pacific and RoW regions. The major share of the total high performance foam market demand was consumed by the transportation industry in 2014. The drivers of the high performance foam are increase in demand from end user industry such as automobile, construction, electronics, and others from emerging countries such as China, India, and Brazil.

This study basically aims to estimate the global market size for high performance foam for 2015 and project its demand by 2020. This market research study provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the global high performance foam market. Various secondary sources such as directories, industry journals, and databases have been used to identify and collect information useful for this extensive commercial study of the high performance foam market. The primary sources that include experts from related industries and suppliers have been interviewed to obtain and verify critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of the market.

Competitive scenarios of the top players in the high performance foam market have been discussed in detail. The leading players in this industry have been comprehensively profiled and their recent developments and other strategic industry activities have been identified and analyzed. The key high performance foam manufacturers profiled in this report includes Rogers Corporation (U.S.), JSP Corportion (Japan), Evonik Corportion (Germany), BASF S.E.(Germany), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), Armacell (Germany), Zotefoams PLC (U.K.), Trocellan (Germany), Sekisui Alveo (Switzerland), SABIC (Saudi Arbia), Saint Gobain (Paris), Solvay (Belgium) and other local players.

Scope of the Report

This research report categorizes the global high performance foam market on the basis of type, end use industry, and region.

In order to provide an all-round picture, the current market demand and forecasts have also been included. The report is categorized as per the segments given below:

On the basis of type:

  • Polyurethane foam
  • Silicone foam
  • Polyolefin foam
  • Others

On the basis of end use industry:

  • Construction
  • Transportation
  • Electronics
  • Packaging
  • Others

On the basis of region:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • RoW

The market is further analyzed for the key countries in each of these regions.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 14)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Scope of the Study
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Years Considered in the Report
    1.4 Currency & Pricing
    1.5 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
                    2.1.2.3 Breakdown of Primary Interviews
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.2.2 Top-Down Approch
    2.3 Market Breakdown & Data Triangulation
    2.4 Research Assumptions and Limitations
           2.4.1 Assumptions
           2.4.2 Limitations

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 27)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 30)
    4.1 Significant Opportunities in HPF Market
    4.2 HPF Market, By Type
    4.3 HPF Market in Asia-Pacific
    4.4 Asia-Pacific Dominates the Global HPF Market
    4.5 HPF Market Attractiveness, By Application
    4.6 HPF Market Lifecycle Analysis, By Region

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 34)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Evolution of HPF Market
    5.3 Market Segmentation
           5.3.1 HPF Market Segmentation, By Type
           5.3.2 HPF Market Segmentation, By End-Use Industries
           5.3.3 HPF Market Segmentation, By Region
    5.4 Market Dynamics
           5.4.1 Drivers
                    5.4.1.1 Environment Sustainability Needs
                    5.4.1.2 Versatile and Unique
           5.4.2 Restraints
                    5.4.2.1 High Processing Cost
                    5.4.2.2 Less Awareness About HPF Products
           5.4.3 Opportunities
                    5.4.3.1 Growth of End User Industries in Emerging Nations
                    5.4.3.2 Emerging Economies and Their Future Growth
    5.5 Challenges
           5.5.1 Quality Differences Among Different Grades

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 41)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.3.1 Intensity of Rivalry
           6.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.3.4 Threat of Substitutes
           6.3.5 Threat From New Entrants
    6.4 Raw Material Analysis
           6.4.1 Polyurethane
                    6.4.1.1 Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI)
                    6.4.1.2 Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI)
                    6.4.1.3 Polyol
                    6.4.1.4 Polyethylene Resins
                    6.4.1.5 Crude Oil

7 HPF Market, By Type (Page No. - 46)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 PU Foam
    7.3 Silicone Foam
    7.4 PO Foam
    7.5 Others

8 HPF Market, By End Use Industry (Page No. - 54)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Construction
    8.3 Transportation
    8.4 Electronics
    8.5 Packaging
    8.6 Others

9 HPF Market, Regional Analysis (Page No. - 63)
    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 Apac
    9.5 RoW
           9.5.1 Russia
           9.5.2 Brazil
           9.5.3 Others

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 99)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Competitive Situation & Trends

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 104)
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Rogers Corporation
     11.3 JSP Corporation
     11.4 Evonik Industries
     11.5 BASF SE
     11.6 The Dow Chemical Company
     11.7 Armacell International S.A
     11.8 Sekisui Alveo
     11.9 Sabic
     11.10 Saint Gobain
     11.11 Zotefoams Plc
     11.12 Solvay S.A

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

12 Appendix (Page No. - 128)
     12.1 Insights From Industry Experts
     12.2 Discussion Guide
     12.3 Related Report


List of Tables (83 Tables)

Table 1 Impact of Drivers on HPF Market
Table 2 Impact of Restraints on HPF Market
Table 3 Impact of Opportunities on HPF Market
Table 4 Impact of Challenge HPF Market
Table 5 HPF Market Size, By Type, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 6 HPF Market Size, By Type, 2013–2020 (Kilotons)
Table 7 PU Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 PU Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (Kilotons)
Table 9 Silicone Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 10 Silicone Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (Kilotons)
Table 11 PO Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 PO Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (Kilotons)
Table 13 Other Foams Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Others Foam Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (Kilotons)
Table 15 HPF Market Size in Construction, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 HPF Market Size in Construction, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 17 HPF Market Size in Transportation, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 HPF Market Size in Transportation, By Region,  2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 19 HPF Market Size in Electronics, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 HPF Market Size in Electronics, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 21 HPF Market Size in Packaging, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 HPF Market Size in Packaging, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 23 HPF Market Size in Others, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 HPF Market Size in Others, By Region, 2013-2020 (Kilotons)
Table 25 HPF Market Size, By Region, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 HPF Market Size, By Region, 2015-2020 (’Kilotons)
Table 27 North America: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 North America: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020(‘Kilotons)
Table 29 North America: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 North America: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 31 North America: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 North America: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 33 U.S.: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 U.S.: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 35 Canada: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 Canada: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 37 Mexico: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 Mexico: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 39 Europe: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 Europe: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 41 Europe: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Europe HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 43 Europe: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Europe: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 45 Germany: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 Germany: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 47 France: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 France: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 49 U.K.: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 U.K.: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 51 Italy: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Italy: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 53 Others: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Others: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 55 Asia-Pacific HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Asia-Pacific: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 57 Asia-Pacific: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Asia-Pacific: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 59 Asia-Pacific: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Asia-Pacific: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 61 China: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 China: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 63 India: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 India: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 65 Japan: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 66 Japan: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 67 Others: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 68 Others: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 69 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 70 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Type, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 71 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 72 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 73 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020(USD Million)
Table 74 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 75 Russia: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020(USD Million)
Table 76 Russia: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 77 Brazil: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 78 Brazil: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 79 Others: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Table 80 Others: HPF Market Size, By Application, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Table 81 Expansions, 2012–2015
Table 82 Agreements & Acquisitions, 2011–2015
Table 83 Joint Ventures, Partnership and New Product Launches, 2011–2014


List of Figures (42 Figures)

Figure 1 HPF Market: Research Design
Figure 2 Market Size Estimation: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation: Top-Down Approach
Figure 4 HPF Market: Data Triangulation
Figure 5 Assumptions
Figure 6 HPF End User Industry Market Snapshot (2015 vs 2020):
Figure 7 Silicone Type of HPF is Expected to Grow With A High Cagr
Figure 8 Asia-Pacific is the Fastest-Growing Region in the HPF Market
Figure 9 The High Performance Foam Market to Witness Rapid Growth Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 10 Polyurethane Foam Expected to Grow at the Fastest Rate
Figure 11 China Accounted for the Largest Share in the Asia-Pacific Market
Figure 12 Transport Industry Holds the Largest Share in the HPF Market
Figure 13 Asia-Pacific Market to Grow Rapidly in the Next Five Years
Figure 14 HPF Market Segmentation, HPF Types
Figure 15 HPF Market Segmentation, By End-Use Industries
Figure 16 HPF Market Segmentation, By Region
Figure 17 Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities & Challenges in HPF Market
Figure 18 High Performance Foam (HPF) Value Chain
Figure 19 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 20 PU Foam to Dominate the HPF Market, By Type, 2015 vs 2020 (Kilotons)
Figure 21 Main Drivers for End-User Industries
Figure 22 HPF Market – By End User Industry, 2015 vs 2020 (USD Million)
Figure 23 Rapid Growth Markets are Emerging as New Destinations
Figure 24 Asia-Pacific—The Most Attractive Destination for All Types of HPF
Figure 25 Future Growth of HPF Applications Centered on Asia-Pacific
Figure 26 HPF Market Size, in Terms of Value (2015 vs 2020)
Figure 27 HPF Market Size, in Terms of Volume (2015 vs 2020)
Figure 28 North America Market Snapshot: Demand to Be Driven By End-User Industries
Figure 29 North America: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 30 North America: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (‘Kilotons)
Figure 31 Asia-Pacific Market Snapshot – Drivers of End-Use Applications
Figure 32 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 33 RoW: HPF Market Size, By Country, 2015-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 34 Companies Adopted Expansions as the Key Growth Strategy
Figure 35 Battle for Market Share: Expansion is the Key Strategy (2011–2015)
Figure 36 Regional Mix of the Key Market Players
Figure 37 Rogers Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 38 JSP Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 39 JSP Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 40 Evonik Industries: Company Snapshot
Figure 41 Evonik Industries: SWOT Analysis
Figure 42 BASF SE: SWOT Analysis

The global market value of the high performance foam is projected to reach USD 2,026.24 million by 2020, registering a CAGR of 9.9% between 2015 and 2020.

The global high performance foam market, along with its end use industry, showed good growth in the past few years and is expected to continue so in the coming years. An increase in the demand for foam in various end use industry such as construction, electronics, automotives, railways, aerospace, electronics, and others will be the key influencing factor for the global high performance foam market.

The market for high performance foam in Asia-Pacific is one of the largest in the world and  is estimated to witness the highest CAGR between 2015 and 2020. Countries such as China, Japan, and India is expected to lead the Asia-Pacific high performance foam market, with China accounting for the largest share of the market in terms of regional volumetric consumption. The market volume of high performance foam is comparatively low in the RoW region, but, it is estimated to see a good growth in thefuture.

The North America and the Asia-Pacific regions are the most active markets in the world in terms of strategic initiatives undertaken by the key players to meet the market demands.

Major manufacturers of high performance foam manufacturers are Rogers Corporation (U.S.), JSP Corportion (Japan), Evonik Corportion (Germany), BASF S.E.(Germany), The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.), Armacell (Germany), Zotefoams PLC (U.K.), Trocellan (Germany), Sekisui Alveo (Switzerland), SABIC (Saudi Arbia), Saint Gobain (Paris), Solvay (Belgium) and other.

High Performance Foam Market

This report covers the high performance foam market by key regions and the important countries in each of these regions. It also provides a detailed segmentation of the high performance foam market on the basis of typeand key applications.

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