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Non-Glass Capacitive Sensors Market by Type (Plastic/Polymer -PMMA, PC, PET PETG and Others, ITO Film, Non-ITO Film and Sapphire), Application (Consumer and Commercial) and Geography - Global Trends and Forecast to 2014 - 2020

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Publishing Date: November 2014
Report Code: SE 2892

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Capacitive sensing is a technology used for various types of sensors such as touch sensors, position sensors, motion sensors, and capacity sensors. In different sensors, the technology is used for detecting different parameters including position, proximity, pressure, displacement, and others. The demand for capacitive sensors is growing immensely with increasing acceptance of smartphones and tablets. The capacitive sensor market for non-glass surfaces stands for a revolutionary and new way for the semiconductor industry. Thin, lightweight, flexible, scratch resistant, high conductivity, low power consumption, and new application areas are some highlights of the capacitive sensor market for non-glass surfaces.

This report is based on the extensive research study on the world non-glass capacitive sensors market and aims at identifying the entire market and all its sub-segments through extensively detailed classifications, in terms of both - value and unit shipments. This report is focused on giving a birdís eye-view of the industry with regards to non-glass capacitive sensors market with qualitative analysis at each and every aspect of the classifications done by types of non-glass surfaces, application, and geography.

The report presents a forecast about the future growth of non-glass capacitive sensors in the global market from 2014 to 2020. The competitive information in this report includes market shares of leading device and component manufacturers, key developments, core strategies deployed to win in the race, mergers & acquisitions, new product developments, collaborations, and Joint Ventures (JVs) of key manufacturers along with their company profiles.

The report also discusses the future of the global market with road maps, discussing the upcoming technologies, markets, and application segments with respect to the non-glass capacitive sensors and also gives an insight into the trends and developments related to non-glass capacitive sensors surfaces.

The leading companies in the non-glass capacitive sensors market covered in the report are Apple Inc. (U.S), GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (U.S.), Rubicon Technologies (U.S.), Graphenea SA (Spain), TPK Holdings Co. Ltd. (Taiwan), Cambrios Technologies (California), Iljin Display (South Korea), General Electric (U.S.), Canatu Ltd. (Finland), and Cima Nanotech (U.S.), among others.

Key Take - Away

  • Non-glass Capacitive sensors market statistics with detailed classifications by market size
  • Analysis of the global market focusing on high growth technologies, segments, and their applications. The impact analysis of market dynamics and factors currently driving and restraining the growth of the market along with their impact on the short, medium, and long-term landscapes
  • Detailed analysis of the mature and emerging markets by application and by geography
  • Key trends related to the technology, prices, and applications that shape and influence the market
  • Illustrative segmentation, analysis, and projection of important geographic segments to give an overall view of the global market
  • Detailed competitive landscape with identification of key players in the market with respect to each type of material as well as in-depth market share analysis with individual value along with market shares and market share rankings
  • Competitive intelligence from company profiles, key player strategies, and game-changing developments such as product launches and acquisitions

Analysis of the global market with a special focus on the high-growth applications in each vertical and the fast growing application segments

Table Of Contents 
 
1 Introduction (Page No. - 18)
  1.1 Objectives of the Study
  1.2 Markets Covered
  1.3 Stakeholders
  1.4 Market Scope

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 21)
  2.1 Factor Analysis
      2.1.1 Non-Glass Film Types
            2.1.1.1 Plastics
            2.1.1.2 Polymers
            2.1.1.3 Sapphires
      2.1.2 Transparent Conductive Materials
            2.1.2.1 Ito (Indium Tin Oxide)
            2.1.2.2 Graphene
            2.1.2.3 Silver Nano-Wires (SNWS)
            2.1.2.4 Carbon Nano-Tubes (CNTS)
            2.1.2.5 Pedot:PSS
  2.2 Market Size Estimation
  2.3 Market Crack Down & Data Triangulation
      2.3.1 Key Data from Secondary Sources
      2.3.2 Key Data from Primary Resources
            2.3.2.1 Key Industry Insights
      2.3.3 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 32)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 36)
  4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in the Non-Glass Based Capacitive Sensors Market
  4.2 Non-Glass Capacitive Sensors Market for the Top Three Materials
  4.3 Non-Glass Based Capacitive Sensors Market for the APAC Region
  4.4 The U.S. Commands the Highest Share in the Capacitive Sensors Market
  4.5 Capacitive Sensors Market for PMMA and Pet
  4.6 Capacitive Sensors Market: Developed Vs Developing Nations
  4.7 Capacitive Sensors Market: Glass Vs Non-Glass Surfaces

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 42)
  5.1 Introduction
  5.2 Market Definition
  5.3 Evolution
  5.4 Market Segmentation
      5.4.1 Market by Non-Glass Surface
      5.4.2 Market by Application
      5.4.3 Market by Geography
  5.5 Market Dynamics
      5.5.1 Drivers
            5.5.1.1 Increased Demand for Consumer Goods
            5.5.1.2 Low Cost and Low Power Consumption
            5.5.1.3 Scratch Resistant
            5.5.1.4 Flexibility
            5.5.1.5 Minimal Reflection and High Conductivity
            5.5.1.6 Large Investments by MNCS in R&D Activities
      5.5.2 Restraints
            5.5.2.1 High-Level Adoption of the Ito Technology
            5.5.2.2 Biodegradability of Plastics
      5.5.3 Opportunities
            5.5.3.1 Adoption of Sapphire Glass Surfaces in Mobile Display Covers
            5.5.3.2 High Adoption of Carbon Nanotubes and Silver Nano-Wires as a Replacement of ITO
            5.5.3.3 Adoption Of Plastic And Polymer Cover Lenses For Flexible Displays
      5.5.4 Challenges
            5.5.4.1 High Initial Investment
      5.5.5 Burning Issues
            5.5.5.1 Integration of the Non-Glass Technology with Smartphones
      5.5.6 Winning Imperatives
            5.5.6.1 Improved Quality and Consistency of Products

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 56)
  6.1 Introduction
  6.2 Value Chain Analysis
  6.3 Supply Chain Analysis
  6.4 Key Influencers
  6.5 Industry Trends
  6.6 Porterís Five Forces Analysis
      6.6.1 Threats of New Entrants
      6.6.2 Threats of Substitutes
      6.6.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
      6.6.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
      6.6.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
  6.7 Strategic Benchmarking

7 Market By Non-Glass Technology (Page No. - 68)
  7.1 Introduction
  7.2 Capacitive Sensors: Leader in Touch Sensing
  7.3 Capacitive Sensing By Technology
      7.3.1 Surface Capacitance
      7.3.2 Projected Capacitance
            7.3.2.1 In-Cell
            7.3.2.2 On-Cell
                    7.3.2.2.1 On-Cell Touch Panel Structure For TFT-LCD
                    7.3.2.2.2 On-Cell Touch Panel Structure For Amoled
            7.3.2.3 Structure of the Touch Technology
                    7.3.2.3.1 Comparative Analysis of the Capacitive Touch Sensor Structure
                    7.3.2.3.2 Glass-To-Glass (G/G)
                    7.3.2.3.3 Glass to Film To Film (G/F/F): Cover Glass And Two Layers Of Film
                    7.3.2.3.4 G1f (Glass One Film)
                    7.3.2.3.5 TOC (Touch On Cover)
  7.4 Non-Glass Films: The Next Big Thing
  7.5 Glass Surface Vs Non-Glass (Film) Surface
  7.6 Types of Non-Glass Films
      7.6.1 Glass Surfaces Currently Winning the Race
      7.6.2 Plastic/Polymer
            7.6.2.1 PMMA
            7.6.2.2 Polycarbonates
            7.6.2.3 Pet and PETG
            7.6.2.4 Other Plastic/Polymer Materials
      7.6.3 Sapphire
            7.6.3.1 Why Sapphire?
            7.6.3.2 When Is Sapphire Going To Be Commercialized?
            7.6.3.3 Sapphire Cost Analysis
  7.7 Ito Replacement Is a Step Closer
      7.7.1 Impact of Ito Replacement on the Supply Chain
      7.7.2 Ito Patterning
  7.8 Types of Ito Replacements
      7.8.1 Silver Nanowires
      7.8.2 Pedot:PSS
      7.8.3 Carbon Nano Tubes
      7.8.4 Graphene
      7.8.5 Metal Mesh

8 Market By Application (Page No. - 110)
  8.1 Introduction
  8.2 Consumer Applications
      8.2.1 Notebook PCS
      8.2.2 Navigation Devices
      8.2.3 Media Players
      8.2.4 Epd E-Readers
      8.2.5 Still Cameras
      8.2.6 Portable Games
      8.2.7 All-In-One PCS
      8.2.8 Video Cameras
      8.2.9 Desktop Monitors
      8.2.10 Smartwatches
      8.2.11 PDAS
      8.2.12 Others
            8.2.12.1 Smartphones
            8.2.12.2 Tablets
      8.2.13 Ito Glass Vs Transparent Conductive Film by Application
  8.3 Commercial Applications
      8.3.1 Education/Training
      8.3.2 Point Of Interest (POI)
      8.3.3 Ticketing
      8.3.4 Casino Games
      8.3.5 Medical Equipment
      8.3.6 ATM Machines
      8.3.7 Office Equipment
      8.3.8 Retail and POS (Point Of Sale)/ECR (Electronic Cash Register)
      8.3.9 Factory Equipment
      8.3.10 Automobile Monitors

9 Market By Geography (Page No. - 136)
  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.
  9.4 Asia-Pacific
      9.4.1 China
      9.4.2 Japan
      9.4.3 South Korea
      9.4.4 Taiwan
  9.5 Rest of the World (Row)

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 151)
   10.1 Overview
   10.2 Competitive Situation and Trends
        10.2.1 New Product Launches
        10.2.2 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations, & Joint Ventures
        10.2.3 Mergers and Acquisitions
        10.2.4 Expansions
        10.2.5 Other Developments

11 Company Profiles (Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)* (Page No. - 163) 
   11.1 Introduction
   11.2 Apple Inc.
   11.3 BASF SE
   11.4 Cambrios Technologies Corporation
   11.5 Canatu Ltd.
   11.6 Cima Nanotech, Inc.
   11.7 Evonik Industries AG.
   11.8 General Electric Co.
   11.9 Graphenea SA
   11.10 GT Advanced Technologies Inc.
   11.11 ILJIN Display Co. Ltd.
   11.12 Rubicon Technology Inc.
   11.13 TPK Holdings Co. Ltd.
 
*Details On Overview, Products And Services, Financials, Strategy & Development Might Not Be Captured In Case Of Unlisted Companies. 

12 Appendix (Page No. - 198)
   12.1 Insights Of Industry Experts
   12.2 Discussion Guide
   12.3 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
   12.4 Available Customizations
   12.5 Related Reports
 
   
List Of Tables (89 Tables) 
 
Table 1 Properties Of Non-Glass Substrates
Table 2 Heavy Investments by MNCS in R&D Activities Propels the Growth Of The Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces
Table 3 Strong Competition from the Ito Technology Restrains the Market Growth
Table 4 Adoption of Sapphire Glass Surfaces in Mobile Display Covers Will Increase the Demand for Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces
Table 5 High Initial Investment Constraints the Growth of Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces
Table 6 Emphasis on R&D Activities Is The Leading Trend Among The Key Market Players
Table 7 Global Capacitive Sensors Market Size, 2013-2020
Table 8 Global Capacitive Sensors Market Size by Sensing Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 9 Global Capacitive Sensors Market Size by Sensing Application, 2013-2020 (Million Units) 
Table 10 Surface Capacitive Sensors Market Size, 2013-2020
Table 11 Surface Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 12 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market Size, 2013-2020
Table 13 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 14 P-CAP Sensor Attributes
Table 15 Importance of the Touch Technology and Its Structure
Table 16 Touch-On-Cover Solutions
Table 17 Comparison of Glass and Non-Glass Dielectric Constants
Table 18 Pet Vs Glass Based Substrate
Table 19 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Glass And Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 20 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Glass And Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020 (Million Units)
Table 21 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 22 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Non-Glass Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 23 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Non-Glass Type, 2013-2020 (Million Units) 
Table 24 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Plastic/Polymer Surfaces, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 25 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Plastic/Polymer Surfaces, By Type, 2013-2020 (Million Units)
Table 26 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for PMMA Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 27 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Polycarbonate Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 28 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Pet and PETG Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 29 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Other Plastic/Polymer Material Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 30 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Sapphire Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 31 Comparison of Ito Replacement Materials
Table 32 Comparison of Ito and Major Ito Replacement Materials
Table 33 Transparent Conductive Film Market Size, 2013-2020
Table 34 Transparent Conductive Film Market Size, By Type (10000sQM)
Table 35 Non Ito Film Market Size, By Type (10000sQM)
Table 36 Metal Mesh Film Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (10000sQM)
Table 37 Capacitive Sensors Market Size, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 38 Capacitive Sensors Market Shipment, By Application, 2013-2020 (Million Units) 
Table 39 Capacitive Sensors Market Size For Non-Glass Surfaces, By Application, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 40 Capacitive Sensors Market Shipment for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Application, 2013-2020 (Million Units)
Table 41 Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Consumer Application, 2013-2020
Table 42 Surface Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces, By Consumer Applications, 2013-2020
Table 43 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Consumer Application, 2013-2020
Table 44 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces By Notebook PCS Application, 2013-2020
Table 45 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Navigation Devices, 2013-2020
Table 46 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Media Players, 2013-2020
Table 47 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By EPD E-Reader, 2013-2020
Table 48 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Still Cameras, 2013-2020
Table 49 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Portable Games, 2013-2020
Table 50 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By All in-One PCS, 2013-2020
Table 51 Touch Screen Structure Market Share for All-In-One PCS, 2014 (%)
Table 52 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Video Cameras, 2013-2020
Table 53 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Desktop Monitors, 2013-2020
Table 54 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Smart watches, 2013-2020 
Table 55 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By PDAS, 2013-2020
Table 56 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Other Application, 2013-2020 
Table 57 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Samrtphone, 2013-2020
Table 58 Touch Screen Structure Market Share for Smartphones, 2014 (%)
Table 59 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surface, By Tablet Application, 2013-2020 
Table 60 Touch Screen Structure Market Share for Tablets, Laptops And Notebooks, 2014 (%)
Table 61 Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Commercial Application, 2013-2020 
Table 62 Surface Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces, By Commercial Applications, 2013-2020
Table 63 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Commercial Application, 2013-2020
Table 64 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Education/Training Application, 2013-2020
Table 65 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Poi Application, 2013-2020
Table 66 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Ticketing Application, 2013-2020
Table 67 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Casino Games Application, 2013-2020
Table 68 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces, By Medical Equipment Application , 2013-2020 
Table 69 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By ATM Machine Application, 2013-2020
Table 70 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Office Equipment Application, 2013-2020
Table 71 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Retail and POS/ECR Application, 2013-2020
Table 72 Projected Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Factory Equipment Application, 2013-2020 
Table 73 Automobile Monitors: Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surface, By Projected Capacitance, 2013-2020
Table 74 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surface, By Geography, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 75 Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surface, By Geography, 2013-2020 (Million Units)
Table 76 North America: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surface, 2013-2020
Table 77 U.S.: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 78 Canada: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 79 Mexico: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020 
Table 80 Europe: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 81 Germany: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 82 France: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020 
Table 83 U.K.: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 84 APAC: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020 
Table 85 China: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 86 Japan: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 87 South Korea: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 88 Taiwan: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
Table 89 Row: Capacitive Sensors Market Size for Non-Glass Surfaces, 2013-2020
 
 
List Of Figures (103 Figures)  
 
Figure 1 Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces: Research Methodology
Figure 2 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 4 Breakdown Of Primary Interviews By Company Type, Designation, & Region
Figure 5 Global Capacitive Sensors Market for Plastic/Polymer, 2013
Figure 6 Global Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, Market Share, 2013
Figure 7 Global Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces, By Technology, Market Share, 2013 Vs 2020
Figure 8 Attractive Market Opportunities In The Non-Glass Based Capacitive Sensors Market
Figure 9 Capacitive Sensors Market For the Top-Three Non-Glass Materials
Figure 10 China And Japan Are Expected To Have the Highest CAGR
Figure 11 The U.S. Accounted For The Highest Share In The Capacitive Sensors Market
Figure 12 PMMA And Pet Together Account For 92% of the Total Non-Glass Based Capacitive Sensors Market
Figure 13 The Developed Markets Are Expected To Grow At A High Rate
Figure 14 Non-Glass Surfaces Are Expected To Gain a Huge Popularity
Figure 15 Evolution: Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces
Figure 16 Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces Market Segmentation: By Non-Glass Surface
Figure 17 Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces Market Segmentation: By Application 
Figure 18 Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces Market Segmentation: By Geography 
Figure 19 Flexibility And Scratch Resistant Properties Will Spur the Demand For The Market
Figure 20 Value Chain Analysis: Major Value Is Added During the Manufacturing And Assembly Phases
Figure 21 Supply Chain: Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces
Figure 22 Porterís Five Forces Analysis (2014)
Figure 23 Porterís Five Forces Analysis: Impact Analysis
Figure 24 Porterís Five Forces Analysis: Threats of New Entrants
Figure 25 Porterís Five Forces Analysis: Threats of Substitutes
Figure 26 Porterís Five Forces Analysis: Bargaining Power of Suppliers
Figure 27 Porterís Five Forces Analysis: Bargaining Power of Buyers
Figure 28 Porterís Five Forces Analysis: Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
Figure 29 Strategic Benchmarking: Non-Glass Surface Technologies in Touch Applications
Figure 30 Overall Touch Panel Market Size, 2012-2020
Figure 31 Touch Sensing Application: The Largest Application Segment of Capacitive Sensors
Figure 32 Change In Price Trend Of Capacitive Sensors By Sensing Application, 2013-2020
Figure 33 Projected Capacitive Sensors Share 69% of The Total Touch Screen Sensors Market In 2014
Figure 34 Projected Capacitive Sensors Are the More Preferred Type
Figure 35 Capacitive Sensors Technology, By Size and Application
Figure 36 Surface Capacitive Sensors Working Principle
Figure 37 Projected Capacitive Sensors Working Principle
Figure 38 Touch Panel Structure Of Major Manufacturers For Low, Middle And High-End Products
Figure 39 P-CAP Controller Suppliers: The Top Seven Manufacturers Account For 85% of the Total Market
Figure 40 On-Cell Touch Panel Structure for TFT-LCD
Figure 41 On-Cell Touch Panel Structure For Amoled
Figure 42 Capacitive Sensors Market Share, By In-Cell and On-Cell Type, 2007-2020 (%)
Figure 43 Glass-To-Glass (G/G) P-CAP Touch Sensors
Figure 44 Glass to Film To Film P-CAP Touch Sensor Structure
Figure 45 Glass to Film P-CAP Touch Sensor Structure
Figure 46 Glass to Film P-CAP Touch Sensor Structure
Figure 47 Capacitive Sensors Stack-Up Type Market Share (%)
Figure 48 Capacitive Sensors Market Share for Glass and Non-Glass, 2013-2020 (%) 
Figure 49 Price Comparison of Glass Based and Non-Glass Based Capacitive Sensors
Figure 50 Almost All the Market Is Dominated By Plastic/Polymer in Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces
Figure 51 Comparison Of Different Plastics And Polymers As Non-Glass Surface For Capacitive Sensors
Figure 52 Change In The Average Price Of Different Plastics And Polymers
Figure 53 Impact of Ito Replacement Of Supply Chain
Figure 54 Capacitive Sensors Market Share, By Substrate Material, 2013-2020
Figure 55 Ito Film Market Capacitive Forecast, 2013-2020
Figure 56 North America Currently Holds the Highest Share In the Graphene Market; APAC Will Soon Take Over
Figure 57 Graphene Film Price Trend, 2013-2020
Figure 58 Metal Mesh Vs Silver Nanowires as Ito Replacement Technologies, 2014
Figure 59 The Metal Mesh Material Technology Has A Promising Future
Figure 60 Sheet Resistivity Requirements
Figure 61 Capacitive Sensors for Non-Glass Surfaces Market Segmentation: By Application
Figure 62 More Than Half Of The Market Is Dominated By Smartphones In 2013
Figure 63 Smartphones Will Continue To Control the Consumer Applications Market with More Than 3/4th Of The Share By 2020
Figure 64 Change In Average Diagonal Size Of Smartphones, 2009-2014 (Inch)
Figure 65 Ito Glass And Transparent Conductive Film Market Share, By Application, 2013-2020 (%) 
Figure 66 Point Of Interest Is The Fastest Growing Segment In The Commercial Application Market
Figure 67 Automobile Monitors Will Continue To Lead the Commercial Application Market
Figure 68 Capacitive Sensors Market For Non-Glass Surfaces Segmentation: By Geography
Figure 69 Geographic Snapshot (2014) - Rapid Growth In The APAC Market
Figure 70 China: The Most Optimistic Country for Non-Glass Materials And Technologies
Figure 71 North America Snapshot: Demand Will Be Driven By Consumer Electronic Products
Figure 72 European Union Support Of 1 Billion Euros For Grapene Projects
Figure 73 Germany Is the Major Market for Plastic/Polymer Based Capacitive Sensors Market (2014)
Figure 74 APAC Non-Glass Based Capacitive Sensors Market Snapshot: China Is the Most Lucrative Market
Figure 75 Low Awareness of Non-Glass Products Advantages over the Glass-Based Capacitive Sensors Limits The Growth
Figure 76 Product Innovations, Partnerships, and Agreements Are the Key Growth Strategies over the Last Three Years
Figure 77 Market Shares of Top Four Companies in the Transparent PMMA Films Business
Figure 78 Market Shares of Top Three Companies in the Metal Mesh Technology Business
Figure 79 Market Shares of Top Three Companies in the Carbon Nanotube Technology Business
Figure 80 Market Shares of Top Two Companies in the Graphene Business
Figure 81 Comparison Of Different Ito Replacement Technology Manufacturers
Figure 82 Active Manufacturers of Transparent Conductive Films
Figure 83 Competitive Situation and Trends in Capacitive Sensors Market for Non-Glass Surfaces
Figure 84 Battle For Market Shares: Restructuring Of Operations, Technological Advancements, And Research Fundings Were The Key Strategies
Figure 85 Geographic Revenue Mix of the Top Four Players
Figure 86 Competitive Benchmarking Of Key Market Players (2011-2013)
Figure 87 Apple Inc.: Business Overview
Figure 88 Apple Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 89 BASF SE: Business Overview
Figure 90 SWOT Analysis
Figure 91 Cambrios Technologies Corporation: Business Overview
Figure 92 Canatu Ltd.: Business Overview
Figure 93 Evonik Industries AG: Business Overview
Figure 94 Evonik Industries AG: SWOT Analysis
Figure 95 General Electric Co.: Business Overview
Figure 96 General Electric Co.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 97 Graphenea SA: Business Overview
Figure 98 GT Advanced Technologies: Business Overview
Figure 99 GT Advanced Tehcnologies: SWOT Analysis
Figure 100 ILJIN Display Co. Ltd.: Business Overview
Figure 101 Rubicon Technology Inc.: Business Overview
Figure 102 Rubicon Technology Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 103 TPK Holdings Co. Ltd: Business Overview

The Non-Glass Capacitive Sensors Market is projected to cross $35.1 Million by 2020, growing at a very high CAGR from 2014 to 2020.

The non-glass capacitive sensors market report is a culmination of extensive primary and secondary research, which provides the market size of non-glass capacitive sensors in terms of value and forecasts from 2014 to 2020. The report analyzes the global market and presents detailed insights of the market by type of non-glass surfaces, application, and geography. Moreover, a detailed analysis on drivers, restraints, and opportunities of the market is also presented.

Consumer preference in the electronic industry is shifting toward PCs, tablets, and smartphones. Consumers spend higher percentage of their income on consumer electronics devices. Many consumers in emerging countries own tablets for professional use; however, younger consumers tend to buy the most recently introduced and technologically advanced products in the market. Additionally, the market is tending toward large-sized devices with low cost, low power consumption, scratch resistant, as well as flexible and highly conductive electronics gadgets. All these factors lead to drive the non-glass capacitive sensors market.

One of the factors that adversely affect the growth of the market is the difficulty faced in the manufacturing and fabrication process of new technologies. Also, the non-glass surfaces in capacitive sensors are still not completely spoofing proof and are in the developing phase. The capacitive sensors market is growing globally; this increasing thrust presents vast opportunities for players across the value chain.

This market study covers various non-glass surfaces which can be used as replacement of glass in touch-screen display coatings for arriving at the capacitive sensor market for non-glass surfaces market size from 2013 to 2020.

The leading companies in the non-glass capacitive sensors market covered in the report are Apple Inc. (U.S), GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (U.S.), Rubicon Technologies (U.S.), Graphenea SA (Spain), TPK Holdings Co. Ltd. (Taiwan), Cambrios Technologies (California), Iljin Display (South Korea), General Electric (U.S.), Canatu Ltd. (Finland), and Cima Nanotech (U.S.), among others.

The market has been segmented as discussed below:

Market by non-glass surface type Ė The capacitive sensor market by non-glass surface type includes three surface types Ė plastic, polymer, and sapphire.

Market by application Ė The application market is segmented into two major categories, which are consumer and commercial applications.

Market by geography Ė The report discusses the display materials market under four geographic heads, namely North America, Europe, APAC, and RoW.

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