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Stretchable Electronics Market by Component (Battery, Conductor, Circuit, Electroactive Polymer and Others), Application (Health Care, Consumer Electronics, Automotive Electronics, Textile, Aerospace & Defense And Others), Geography - Trends & Forecast to 2015-2023

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Publishing Date: June 2015
Report Code: SE 3498

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Stretchable electronics is a technology which combines rigid or flexible electronic devices and circuits with stretchable substrates. These are also deposited on stretchable materials like silicon or polyurethanes, which are also used in a rigid printed board circuit manufacturing process. Stretchable electronics try to mimic the human skin and flesh in terms of stretchability and mechanical performance.

The said technology uses standard printed circuit board manufacturing steps and liquid injection moulding techniques to achieve a robust and reliable product. Stretchable electronics is the advanced form of electronics that has just started penetrating the consumer products market in the form of wearable devices and smart textiles along with, medical and health-monitoring applications. It is also expected to be used in defense and industrial applications in the coming years.

The global stretchable electronics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 121.3% between 2015 and 2023, and is projected to grow to $411.85 Million in 2023. This report on stretchable electronics analyzes the stretchable electronics value chain and provides a clear insight into the major and supporting segments of the said market. The market has been segmented on the basis of component, application, and geography, in addition to estimating the market size in terms of value. This report also analyzes the market trends pertaining to stretchable electronics. It also identifies the drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges, current market trends, winning imperatives, and burning issues related to the global stretchable electronics market. Apart from the market segmentation, the report also includes critical market data and qualitative information for each product type along with qualitative analysis, including Porter’s five force analysis, market time-line analysis, and value chain analysis.

The stretchable electronics market report profiles some of the key technological developments in recent times which are driving the adoption of stretchable electronic devices and components. It also profiles some of the leading players in these markets and analyzes their key strategies. The competitive landscape section of the report provides a clear insight into the market share analysis of the key market players.

The major players in the stretchable electronics market include Koninklijke Philips N.V (Netherlands), Adidas AG (Germany), 3M (U.S), DuPont (U.S), BodyMedia (U.S), PARC (U.S), Cambrios (U.S), PowerFilm (U.S), Physical Optics Corporation (U.S), and MC10 (U.S).

Market, by Component:

The stretchable electronics market has been segmented on the basis of component into stretchable batteries, electroactive polymers, stretchable conductor, and others

Market, by Application:

The stretchable electronics market has been segmented on the basis of application into healthcare, automotive electronics, consumer electronics, aerospace & defense, and smart textile.

Market, by Geography:

The report segments the stretchable electronics market in four major geographical regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia–Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW). The said market in North America has been further segmented into the U.S and others, the European market has been segmented into U.K., Germany, and others, the APAC market comprises China, Japan, South Korea, and others, and the RoW market comprises Latin America, the Middle East, and others.

Table of Contents

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

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 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 Break Down of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Triangulation
    2.4 Research Assumptions
           2.4.1 Assumptionsof the Research Study

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 25)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 29)
    4.1 Stretchable Electronics Market to Oversee A Great Opportunity By the End of 2023
    4.2 Stretchable Electronics, Major Component Snapshot
    4.3 Market in North America
    4.4 North America is Projected to Command Highest Share  in the Stretchable Elctronics Market
    4.5 Stretchable Electronics – Developed vs. Developing Economies
    4.6 Stretchable Electronics – Global Components Market

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 33)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Evolution
    5.3 Market Segmentation
           5.3.1 Market, By Application
           5.3.2 Market, By Components
           5.3.3 Market, By Region
    5.4 Market Dynamics
           5.4.1 Drivers
                    5.4.1.1 Advances in Materials and Assembly Techniques
                    5.4.1.2 Miniaturization of Electronic Products for Better Operational Speed
                    5.4.1.3 Increasing Consumer Electronics Industry
                    5.4.1.4 Increased Utilization of Organic Solar Cells
           5.4.2 Restraints
                    5.4.2.1 Time Consuming and Laborious Manufacturing Process of the Stretchable Electronics
                    5.4.2.2 Stabilized Superior Technologies Hampering the Growth of Stretchable Electronics in the Consumer Products Industry
                    5.4.2.3 Lack of Innovative and New Devices
           5.4.3 Opportunities
                    5.4.3.1 Infiltration Into Multiple Applications
                    5.4.3.2 Increasing Smart Sportswear Industry
           5.4.4 Challenges
                    5.4.4.1 to Achieve Mechanical Robustness and Good Electrical Performance
                    5.4.4.2 Device Protection and Thermal Consideration
           5.4.5 Burining Issue
                    5.4.5.1 Unaddressed Regulatory Issues
           5.4.6 Winning Imperative
                    5.4.6.1 Early Adoption of Stretchable Electronics Industry

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 43)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Industry Trends
    6.4 Strategic Benchmarking
           6.4.1 Major Strategy Adopted By the Key Players

7 Stretchable Electronics, By Component (Page No. - 48)
    7.1 Introduction
           7.1.1 Stretchable Electronics Market Size By Component  (2015-2023)
           7.1.2 Market, Commercialization  of the Components
    7.2 Stretchable Circuits
    7.3 Electroactive Polymers
    7.4 Stretchable Batteries
    7.5 Stretchable Conductors
    7.6 Photovoltaics

8 Stretchable Electronics Market, By Application (Page No. - 55)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Consumer Products
           8.2.1 Mobile Devices
           8.2.2 Wearable Devices
           8.2.3 Sports
           8.2.4 Cosmetics
           8.2.5 Other Consumer Products
    8.3 Automotive Electronics
    8.4 Healthcare
           8.4.1 Digital Health Devices
           8.4.2 Medical Devices
    8.5 Aerospace & Defense
    8.6 Textiles
    8.7 Telecom

9 Stretchable Electronics, By Region (Page No. - 85)
    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 U.K.
           9.3.2 Germany
    9.4 APAC (Asia-Pacific)
           9.4.1 Japan
           9.4.2 China
           9.4.3 South Korea
    9.5 Rest of the World (RoW)
           9.5.1 Middle East & Africa
           9.5.2 Latin America

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 99)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Key Players in the Stretchable Electronics Market
     10.3 Competitive Situations and Trends
     10.4 New Product Launches
     10.5 Partnerships, Collaborations, Agreements & Joint Ventures
     10.6 Mergers & Acquisitions
     10.7 Other Developments

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 108)
(Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Adidas AG
     11.3 Dupont & Co.
     11.4 3M Co.
     11.5 Koninklijke Philips N.V.
     11.6 Powerfilm, Inc.
     11.7 Bodymedia
     11.8 Cambrios Technologies Corporation
     11.9 MC10, Inc.
     11.10 Physical Optics Corporation
     11.11 PARC

*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies

12 Appendix (Page No. - 133)
     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 (75 Tables)

Table 1 Increasing Consumer Electronics Industry Propels the Growth of Stretchable Electronics Market
Table 2 Stabilized Superior Technologies in the Market Restrains the GrowthIn Stretchable Electronics Market in Consumer Industry
Table 3 Usage in Various Applications Pave the Growth Avenue for PlayersIn the Stretchable Electronics Industry
Table 4 to Achieve Robustness and Good Electric Performance is Creating A Challenge in the Market
Table 5 Key Players Have Adopted Research & Development and New Product Developments as the Major Strategies
Table 6 Market Size, By Component,2017-2023 ($Million)
Table 7 Market Size, By Application ($Million)
Table 8 Market Size for Consumer Products Application, By Product ($Million)
Table 9 Market Size for Consumer Products Application, By Region ($Million)
Table 10 North America: Market Size for Consumer Products Application, By Country ($Million)
Table 11 Europe: Market Size for Consumer Products Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 12 APAC: Market Size for Consumer Products Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 13 Market Size for Mobile Devices Application, By Region ($Thousand)
Table 14 North America: Market Size for Mobile Devices Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 15 Europe: Market Size for Mobile Devices Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 16 APAC: Market Size for Mobile Devices Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 17 Market Size for Wearable Devices Application, By Region, ($Million)
Table 18 North America: Stretchable Electronics Market Size for Wearable Devices Application, By Country ($Million)
Table 19 Europe: Market Size for Wearable Devices Application, By Country, 2016-2023 ($Thousand)
Table 20 APAC: Market Size for Wearable Devices Application, By Country, 2016-2023 ($Million)
Table 21 Market Size for Sports Application, By Region ($Million)
Table 22 North America: Market Size for Sports Application, By Country ($Million)
Table 23 Europe: Market Size for Sports Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 24 APAC: Market Size for Sports Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 25 Market Size for Cosmetics Application, By Region, ($Thousand)
Table 26 North America: Market Size for Cosmetic Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 27 Europe: Market Size for Cosmetic Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 28 APAC: Market Size for Cosmetic Application,By Country ($Thousand)
Table 29 Market Size for Other Application, By Region ($Thousand)
Table 30 North America: Market Size for Other Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 31 Europe: Market Size for Other Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 32 APAC: Market Size for Other Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 33 Market Size for Automotive Application, By Region ($Thousand)
Table 34 North America: Market Size for Automotive Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 35 Europe: Market Size for Automotive Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 36 APAC: Market Size for Automotive Application, By Country ($Million)
Table 37 Healthcare Application, By Product ($Million)
Table 38 Market Size for Healthcare Application, By Region ($Million)
Table 39 North America: Market Size for Healthcare Application, By Country ($Million)
Table 40 Europe: Market Size for Healthcare Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 41 APAC: Market Size for Healthcare Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 42 Digital Heath Device Market, By Product ($Million)
Table 43 Market Size for Digital Health Device, By Region ($Million)
Table 44 North America: Market Size for Digital Health Device, By Country ($Million)
Table 45 Europe: Market Size for Digital Health Device, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 46 APAC: Market Size for Digital Health Device, By Country ($Million)
Table 47 Market Size for Medical Device, By Region ($Thousand)
Table 48 North America: Stretchable Electronics Market Size for Medical Device, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 49 Europe: Market Size for Medical Device, By Country ($Million)
Table 50 APAC: StretchabMarket Size for Medical Device, By Country ($Million)
Table 51 Market Size for Aerospace & Defense Application, By Region ($Thousand)
Table 52 North America: Market Size for Aerospace & Defense Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 53 Europe: Stretchable Electronics Market Size for Aerospace & Defense Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 54 APAC: Market Size for Aerospace & Defense Application, By Country ($Million)
Table 55 Market Size for Textile Application, By Region ($Thousand)
Table 56 North America: Stretchable Electronics Market Size for Textile Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 57 Europe: Market Size for Textile Application, By Country, 2016-2023 ($Thousand)
Table 58 APAC: Market Size for Textile Application, By Country, 2016-2023 ($Million)
Table 59 Market Size for Telecom Application, By Region, 2016-2023 ($Thousand)
Table 60 North America: Stretchable Electronics Market Size for Telecom Application, By Country, 2015-2023 ($Thousand)
Table 61 Europe: Stretchable Electronics Market Size for Telecom Application, By Country, 2015-2023 ($Thousand)
Table 62 APAC: Market Size for Telecom Application, By Country ($Thousand)
Table 63 Market Size, By Region ($Million)
Table 64 North America: Stretchable Electronics Market Size, By Country ($Million)
Table 65 Europe: Stretchable Electronics Market Size, By Country ($Million)
Table 66 APAC : Market Size, By Country ($Million)
Table 67 RoW Stretchable Electronics Market, 2017 – 2023 ($Thousand)
Table 68 RoW Stretchable Electronics Market, By Application, 2017 – 2023 ($Thousand)
Table 69 Stretchable Electronics in Middle East & Africa , By Application, 2017 – 2023 ($Thousand)
Table 70 Stretchable Electronics in Latin America , By Application, 2017 – 2023 ($Thousand)
Table 71 Market Key Players, 2014
Table 72 New Product Launches, 2011–2015
Table 73 Partnerships, Collaborations, Agreements & Joint Ventures,2013–2015
Table 74 Mergers & Acquisitions, 2013–2015
Table 75 Contracts, Awards and Other Developments, 2013–2015
 
 
List of Figures (52 Figures)
 
Figure 1 Market Covered
Figure 2 Research Design
Figure 3 Key Data Collected From Secondary Sources
Figure 4 Key Data Collected From Primary Sources
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 6 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 7 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
Figure 8 Global Stretchable Electronics Market Shapshot (2017 vs. 2023)
Figure 9 Global Market - Key Contributing Players
Figure 10 Global Market, By Application, 2020 vs. 2023 ($Thousand):Consumer Products to Have Highest Share in 2023
Figure 11 Global Stretchable Electronics Market, By Component (2017 vs. 2023)
Figure 12 Market, By Geographic Regions: North America Would Be A Monopoly Ruler By 2023
Figure 13 Attractive Market Opportunitites in Market -2017 to 2023
Figure 14 Stretchable Circuits to Be the Largest Component Among the Three Components in Stretchable Electronics Market By 2018
Figure 15 North America Stretchable Electronics Projected Market, 2023
Figure 16 U.S. is Projected to Hold A Global Market Share of ~96% During 2018
Figure 17 APAC Countries are the Fastest Growing, 2017-2023: China ProjectedTo Be the Fastest Growing Region in the Global Stretchable Electronics Market
Figure 18 Top Three Component Segments Projected to Share Maximum of the Market, 2017
Figure 19 Evolution of Stretchable Technology
Figure 20 Stretchable Electronics Market Segmentation: By Application
Figure 21 Market: By Components
Figure 22 Stretchable Electronics Market, By Region
Figure 23 Increasing Consumer Electronics Industry Will Increase the Demand for Stretchable Electronics
Figure 24 Value Chain Analysis
Figure 25 Research & Development is the Major Strategy Adopted By Industry Players
Figure 26 New Product Development : A Major Strategy Adopted By Industry Players
Figure 27 Stretchable Electronics Market, By Component
Figure 28 Market Size, By Component, 2017-2023 ($Million)
Figure 29 Stretchable Component Market - Commercialization Timeline
Figure 30 Stretchable Electronics vs. Electroactive Polymers, 2017 vs. 2023 ($Million)
Figure 31 Stretchable Photovoltaic Market ($Million)
Figure 32 Market, By Application
Figure 33 Stretchable Electronics – Commercialization Timeline
Figure 34 Consumer Products Application to Hold Highest Share in 2023
Figure 35 Consumer Electronics Application ,By Product, 2016 – 2023 ($Million)
Figure 36 Consumer Products Application – Geographic Analysis, 2023
Figure 37 Healthcare Application Market Share, By Product, 2023
Figure 38 Digital Health Devices Market Share Forecast, By Type, 2023
Figure 39 Aerospace & Defense Application Market Size, By Region, 2023
Figure 40 Geographic Analysis - Textile Application of Stretchable Electronics, 2023
Figure 41 Market – Geographic Segmentation
Figure 42 Geographic Snapshot (2017): China to Be the Fastest Growing Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 43 Geographic Share – Stretchable Electronics Market, 2018
Figure 44 North America - Stretchable Electronics Market Snapshot
Figure 45 Europe - Stretchable Electronics Market Snapshot
Figure 46 APAC- Stretchable Electronics Market Snapshot
Figure 47 Stretchable Electronics in RoW, Market Snapshot(2017-2023)
Figure 48 Companies Adopted Product Innovation as the Key Growth Strategy Over the Last Three Years(2012-2015)
Figure 49 Adidas AG Grew at the Highest Rate Between 2012 and 2015
Figure 50 Market Evaluation Framework- New Product Development has Fuelled Growth and Development of the Key Players in Market
Figure 51 Battle for Market Share: New Product Launches Was the Key Strategy (2012-2015)
Figure 52 Geographic Revenue Mix of Top Market Players - Reference

Stretchable electronics is considered to be a breakthrough innovation in the field of electronics design industry. The innovation has led to the development of stretchable electronic devices which are used by consumers in their in day-to-day lives, in the form of smart clothes, wearable devices, and self-assessment electronic devices. Stretchable electronics are being preferred by companies and research organizations due to their various applications in robotic sensory skins, wearable communication devices, and bio-integrated devices. In the past few years, extensive research activities have led to various improvements in the stretchability of circuits on elastomeric substrates. These developments and research has led to significant progress; however, the designing of the PCB assemblies on elastomers remains a real challenge for manufacturers.

In this report, the global stretchable electronics market has been defined as a technology that is capable of combining stretchable devices and circuits on electric substrates, thereby making the entire system stretchable. Hence, it is widely being preferred in various applications. Various components that play a vital role in this technology include stretchable conductors, stretchable batteries, and electro active polymers. The global stretchable electronics market is expected to reach $411.85 million by 2023, at a CAGR of 121.3% between 2015 and 2023.

This report describes the market trends and challenges pertaining to the global stretchable electronics market, and forecasts the said market till 2023. It also segments the market on the basis of component, application, and geography. It covers geographies such as North America, Europe, APAC, and RoW (Rest of the World). The report also features the detailed competitive landscape with identification of the key players in the stretchable electronics market, along with an in-depth market share analysis and market share rankings of the former. It also covers the drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current market trends in the stretchable electronics market.

The major players that are active in the global stretchable electronics market are Koninklijke Philips N.V (Netherlands), Adidas AG (Germany), 3M (U.S), DuPont (U.S), BodyMedia (U.S), PARC (U.S), Cambrios (U.S), PowerFilm (U.S), Physical Optics Corporation (U.S), and MC10 (U.S).

Stretchable Electronics Market

The global stretchable electronics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 121.3% between 2015 and 2023. In the stretchable electronics market segmented on the basis of application, the market for consumer application of this technology is the largest, followed by the healthcare application. On the basis of the geographic analysis, North America is the market leader, followed by Europe and APAC.

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