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PMI Foam Market and Other High Performance Foam Core Market by Type (PMI, PES), by Application (A&D, Wind, Sporting Goods, Transportation), by A&D Sub-Application (Interior, Exterior), & by Region - Global Forecast to 2021

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: May 2016
Report Code: CH 4296

 

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The PMI foam market and other High Performance Foam Core (HPFC) market is estimated to grow from USD 43.1 Million in 2015 to USD 77.1 Million by 2021, at a CAGR of 10.2% between 2016 and 2021. The base year considered for the study is 2015 and the market size is forecast from 2016 to 2021. The report estimates the market size and future growth potential of the market and other HPFC market across different segments such as application and region. A shift in the trend from traditional materials to HPFC is witnessed owing to superior properties of HPFC such as high thermal performance, high strength, fire retardance, dimensional stability, and creep resistance. Aerospace & defense is the largest application segment, which is estimated to drive the market during the forecast period.

The research methodology used to estimate and forecast the PMI foam market and other HPFC market begins with gathering data about key company revenues and raw material costs through secondary research. The product offerings are taken into consideration to determine the market segmentation. The bottom-up approach was employed to arrive at the overall market size of HPFC from the revenue of the key players in the market. After arriving at the overall market size, the market was split into several segments and subsegments, which are then verified through primary research by conducting extensive interviews with key officials such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and other executives. Data triangulation and market breakdown procedures were employed to complete the overall market engineering process and arrive at the exact statistics for all segments and subsegments.

The breakdown of profiles of primary discussion participants is shown in the figure below:

PMI Foam Market and Other High Performance Foam Core Market

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The market for HPFC has a diversified and established ecosystem of its upstream players such as raw material suppliers, and the downstream stakeholders such as component manufacturers, vendors, end users, and government organizations. The PMI foam market and other HPFC market comprises manufacturers such as Evonik Industries AG (Germany), Diab Group (Sweden), SABIC (Saudi Arabia), Solvay S.A. (Belgium), 3A composites (Switzerland), and BASF SE (Germany).

Target Audience

  • HPFC manufacturers
  • Composite manufacturers
  • Raw material suppliers
  • Distributors & suppliers
  • End-use industries
  • Industry associations
  • Investment research firms

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

Scope of the Report

The research report segments the PMI foam market and other HPFC market into the following segments:

By Type:

  • PMI foam
  • PES foam
  • Others

By Application:

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Wind Energy
  • Sporting Goods
  • Transportation
  • Others

Aerospace & defense: Subsegment, by application:

  • Exterior
  • Interior

By Region

  • North America
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Europe
  • RoW

Available Customizations

With the given market data, MarketsandMarkets offers customizations according to the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Product Analysis

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

Regional Analysis

  • Further breakdown of the global PMI foam market and other HPFC market by country
  • Further breakdown of the regions into countries in that respective region

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 13)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Package Size
    1.6 Limitation
    1.7 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 16)
    2.1 Research Data
    2.2 Secondary Data
    2.3 Primary Data
    2.4 Breakdown of Primaries
    2.5 Market Size Estimation
    2.6 Bottom-Up Approach
    2.7 Top-Down Approach
    2.8 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.9 Research Assumption

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 23)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 27)
    4.1 HPFC Market Size, 2016 vs. 2021
    4.2 HPFC Market, By Application
    4.3 Aerospace & Defense Application Accounted for the Largest Share of the HPFC Market in 2015
    4.4 U.S. and Germany Account for Major Share of HPFC Market
    4.5 HPFC Market, By Aerospace & Defense Application

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 32)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
           5.2.1 HPFC Market, By Type
           5.2.2 HPFC Market, By Application
           5.2.3 HPFC Market, By Aerospace & Defense Application
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                     5.3.1.1 Growing Use of Foam Core Material in Aerospace & Defense Application
                     5.3.1.2 Exceptional Properties Offered By HPFC
           5.3.2 Restraints
                     5.3.2.1 High Cost of HPFC Foam
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                     5.3.3.1 Use of HPFC in New Application Markets and Increasing Consumption in Existing Applications
           5.3.4 Challenges
                     5.3.4.1 to Compete With Nomex Honeycomb and Other Core Materials
                     5.3.4.2 to Produce Low-Cost Products
    5.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           5.4.1 Threat of New Entrants
           5.4.2 Threat of Substitutes
           5.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           5.4.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           5.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

6 HPFC Market, By Type (Page No. - 42)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 PMI Foam
    6.3 PES Foam
    6.4 Other HPFC Foam

7 HPFC Market, By Application (Page No. - 45)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Aerospace & Defense
    7.3 Wind Energy
    7.4 Sporting Goods
    7.5 Transportation
    7.6 Other Applications

8 HPFC Market, in Aerospace & Defense Sub-Application (Page No. - 60)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Exterior
    8.3 Interior

9 HPFC Market, By Region (Page No. - 65)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 North America
           9.2.1 North America: HPFC Market
    9.3 Europe
           9.3.1 Europe: HPFC Market
    9.4 Asia-Pacific
           9.4.1 Asia-Pacific: HPFC Market
    9.5 RoW

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 83)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Competitive Situations and Trends
               10.2.1 Agreements
               10.2.2 Expansions
               10.2.3 New Product Launches
               10.2.4 Joint Venture

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 88)
(Overview, Financial*, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)
     11.1 Evonik Industries AG
     11.2 DIAB Group (Ratos)
     11.3 SABIC
     11.4 BASF SE
     11.5 3A Composites
     11.6 Solvay S.A.
     11.7 Zotefoams PLC
     11.8 Baoding Meiwo Science & Technology Development Co., Ltd.
     11.9 Cashem Advanced Materials Hi-Tech Co., Ltd.
     11.10 Jiaxing Sky Composites Co., Ltd.

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

12 Appendix (Page No. - 109)
     12.1 Insights From Industry Experts
     12.2 Discussion Guide
     12.3 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
     12.4 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     12.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (65 Tables)

Table 1 HPFC Market Size, 2014–2021
Table 2 HPFC Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 3 HPFC Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 4 HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 5 HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 6 PMI Foam Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 7 PMI Foam Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 8 HPFC Market Size in Aerospace & Defense Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 9 HPFC Market Size in Aerospace & Defense Application, By Region,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 10 PMI Foam Market Size in Aerospace & Defense Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 11 PMI Foam Market Size in Aerospace & Defense Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 12 HPFC Market Size in Wind Energy Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 13 HPFC Market Size in Wind Energy Application, By Region,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 14 PMI Foam Market Size in Wind Energy Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 15 PMI Foam Market Size in Wind Energy Application, By Region,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 16 HPFC Market Size in Sporting Goods Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 17 HPFC Market Size in Sporting Goods Application, By Region,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 18 PMI Foam Market Size in Sporting Goods Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 19 PMI Foam Market Size in Sporting Goods Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 20 HPFC Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 21 HPFC Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 22 PMI Foam Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 23 PMI Foam Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 24 HPFC Market Size in Other Applications, By Region,2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 25 HPFC Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 26 PMI Foam Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 27 PMI Foam Market Size in Other Applications, By Region, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 28 HPFC Market Size: By Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 29 HPFC Market Size: By Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 30 PMI Foam Market Size: By Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 31 PMI Foam Market Size: By Aerospace & Defense Application,2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 32 HPFC Market Size: By Exterior Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 33 HPFC Market Size: By Exterior Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 34 HPFC Market Size: By Interior Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 35 HPFC Market Size: By Interior Aerospace & Defense Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 36 HPFC Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 37 HPFC Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 38 PMI Foam Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 39 PMI Foam Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 40 North America: HPFC Market Size, By Application,2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 41 North America: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 42 North America: PMI Foam Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 43 North America: Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 44 North America: HPFC Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 45 North America: HPFC Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 46 Europe: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 47 Europe: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 48 Europe: Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 49 Europe: PMI Foam Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 50 Europe: HPFC Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 51 Europe: HPFC Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 52 Asia-Pacific: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 53 Asia-Pacific: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 54 Asia-Pacific: PMI Foam Market Size, By Application,2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 55 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 56 Asia-Pacific: HPFC Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 57 Asia-Pacific: HPFC Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 58 RoW: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 59 RoW: HPFC Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 60 RoW: PMI Foam Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 61 RoW: PMI Foam Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Ton)
Table 62 Agreements, 2013–2016
Table 63 Expansions, 2013–2016
Table 64 New Product Launches, 2013–2016
Table 65 Joint Venture, 2013–2016
 
 
List of Figures (44 Figures)
 
Figure 1 HPFC Market Segmentation
Figure 2 HPFC Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Key Data From Secondary Sources
Figure 4 Key Data From Primary Sources
Figure 5 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Designation and Region
Figure 6 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 7 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 8 Data Triangulation: HPFC Market
Figure 9 Assumptions for the Research Study
Figure 10 Aerospace & Defense Application to Register the Highest CAGR in the HPFC Market
Figure 11 China is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Country in the HPFC Market
Figure 12 Europe Dominated the HPFC Market in 2015
Figure 13 Attractive Opportunities in the HPFC Market
Figure 14 Aerospace & Defense is Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing Application
Figure 15 Europe is the Largest HPFC Market, in Terms of Value
Figure 16 Germany is Expected to Drive the HPFC Market in Europe
Figure 17 Exterior Aerospace & Defense Application to Witness the Highest Growth Rate
Figure 18 Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges in the HPFC Market
Figure 19 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 20 PMI Foam Segment to Have the Highest Growth Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 21 Aerospace & Defense Application to Dominate the HPFC Market, 2016 vs. 2021
Figure 22 The HPFC Market in Asia-Pacific to Register the Highest CAGR in Aerospace & Defense Application During the Forecast Period
Figure 23 Exterior Aerospace & Defense Application Segment to Have the Highest Growth Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 24 China Expected to Drive the HPFC Market in Asia-Pacific (2016–2021)
Figure 25 U.S. is the Most Lucrative Market in North America
Figure 26 Germany is the Fastest-Growing Market in Europe (2016–2021)
Figure 27 China is the Key HPFC Market in Asia-Pacific (2016–2021)
Figure 28 Both Organic and Inorganic Growth Strategies were Adopted By Major Players Between 2013 and 2016
Figure 29 Key Growth Strategies in High Performance Foam Core Market, 2013–2016
Figure 30 Yearly Market Development in High Performance Foam Core Market, 2013-2016
Figure 31 Evonik Industries AG: Company Snapshot
Figure 32 Evonik Industries AG: SWOT Analysis
Figure 33 DIAB Group: Company Snapshot
Figure 34 DIAB Group : SWOT Analysis
Figure 35 SABIC: Company Snapshot
Figure 36 SABIC: SWOT Analysis
Figure 37 BASF SE: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 BASF SE: SWOT Analysis
Figure 39 3A Composites: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 3A Composite : SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 Solvay S.A.: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 Solvay S.A.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 43 Zotefoams PLC: Company Snapshot
Figure 44 Zotefoams PLC: SWOT Analysis 

The global PMI Foam market and other High Performance Foam Core (HPFC) market is estimated to grow from USD 43.1 Million in 2015 to USD 77.1 Million by 2021, at a CAGR of 10.2% between 2016 and 2021. The global market and other HPFC market has witnessed a strong growth in the past few years owing to its high demand from the aerospace & defense application segment. HPFC offers properties such as high strength-to-weight ratio, thermal performance, high strength, fire retardance, dimensional stability, and creep resistance, which increase product life cycle and efficiency in aerospace & defense applications.

The major applications of HPFC are in aerospace & defense, wind energy, sporting goods, transportation, and other sectors. The aerospace & defense application is estimated to be the fastest-growing application in the PMI foam market and other HPFC market during the forecast period. The properties offered by HPFC, such as good fire smoke & toxicity (FST) retardance, dielectric properties, and high toughness, encourage its use in high performance applications. HPFC, especially PMI foam core, is majorly used in exterior structures of aircraft, helicopters, and space vehicles. On the other hand, PEI and PES foam cores are primarily used in interior aerospace & defense applications.

Currently, Europe is the largest consumer of HPFC. The U.S., Germany, China, France, and the U.K, are among the major global markets of HPFC. The market for HPFC in Asia-Pacific is projected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period. Growth of the aerospace & defense, wind energy, and sporting goods industries in the region has led to an increase in demand for HPFC in the region.

PMI Foam Market and Other High Performance Foam Core Market

High cost of raw materials required for manufacturing HPFC is a barrier for PMI foam market and other HPFC market in various applications. However, companies are adopting various strategies to build a strong foothold in the market through development activities.

Evonik Industries AG and Solvay S.A. are the important active players in the market and other HPFC market. These companies have the highest strategic adoptions among other players in the global market and other HPFC market. Evonik Industries AG, a major player in the HPFC offering PMI foam, has established a strong foothold in Asia-Pacific by inaugurating a new PMI foam manufacturing facility in Shanghai, China. The company is focused primarily on organic growth strategy, and has enhanced its global reach by adopting expansions as the growth strategies. The company has a broad and diversified PMI foam core product portfolio, which ensures its consistent growth in the global PMI foam market and other HPFC market.

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