Global Glass Filled Nylon Market by Type (Polyamide 6 and Polyamide 66), by End Use Industry (Automotive, Electrical & Electronics, Industrial, and Others), by Manufacturing Process (Injection Molding and Extrusion Molding), by Glass Filling (10% Glass Filled, 20% Glass Filled, and 30% Glass Filled), by Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America), Price Trend Analysis, Competitive Market Share and Forecast, 2015-2025

2019-09-13
Report Code: BWC19276
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Pages: 125

Global Glass Filled Nylon Market: Overview

The Glass Filled Nylon Market has encountered significant growth over the recent years and is projected to grow tremendously over the forecast period 2019-2025. The market is growing owing to the increasing demand from the automotive, industrial, and electrical & electronics industries. Due to high strength, dimensional stability, high creep resistance, and chemical resistance, the demand for Glass-filled nylon is rapidly growing. Increasing demand for polyamide 6 in applications like engineering plastics, electrical and electronics, and some other niche applications is majorly boosting the market growth. Polyamide 66 widely used engineering thermoplastic materials, are highly adopted in the automobile industry. Apart from the automotive sector, polyamide 66 is also extensively adopted in polyamide, textile, and electronics industry, due to their outstanding electrical resistance, toughness, and sound insulation properties.

The growth attributed to excessive usage of Glass-filled nylon in the automobile industry as totally different parts promoting reduced vehicle weights, and fewer emissions to the atmosphere. Moreover, Glass-filled nylon is progressively replacing metal parts in automobiles due to its suitable properties of high tensile strength, high elasticity, and excellent resistance to abrasion. These factors are projected to favor the growth of the global Glass-filled nylon market. The development of polymer technology has broadened the application scope of nylon 66, which, in turn, is estimated to develop the Glass-filled nylon market over the next five years.

Global Glass Filled Nylon Market: Type Insights

Based on type, the global Glass-filled nylon market segmented into Polyamide 6 and Polyamide 66. Polyamide 6 holds the largest market share of the entire Glass-filled nylon market over the forecast period. The distinctive properties of Polyamide 6 make it a cost-effective substitute for materials like steel, bronze, brass, gunmetal, aluminum, plastics, and rubbers. These properties attract electrical protection device manufacturers to use Polyamide 6 in their offerings. A rise in the scope of application of the product over the past few years has established its reliability, utility, and supportive economics based on cost and performance. The excellent surface finish of the product even under reinforced conditions makes it suitable for applications where aesthetics is important.

Global Glass Filled Nylon Market: End-Use Industry Analysis

The end-use industry segment of the global Glass-filled nylon market categorized into Automotive, Electrical & Electronics, Industrial, and Others. The automotive industry holds the largest market share of the entire Glass-filled nylon market over the forecast period. Glass filled nylon is an idyllic solution for automobile weight reduction and used to increase the environmental sustainability of automotive parts. Due to the ease of mass production as well as ease in molding it is considered as a fast replacing metal parts in the automotive industry. In comparison to metals, polyamides are inexpensive in unit cost, which make them an economical alternative. Glass filled nylon used in applications like automotive engine covers, parts inside the engine compartment, and under the bonnet of cars. They get used in exterior parts like wheel covers, fuel caps, tailgate handles, doors, front end grilles, and exterior mirrors.

Global Glass Filled Nylon Market: Manufacturing Process Insights 

Based on the manufacturing process, the Glass-filled nylon market is bifurcated into injection molding and extrusion molding. The injection molding segment accounted for a significant share of the global Glass-filled nylon market and is expected to register a higher CAGR over the forecast period. The ease of manufacturing glass-filled nylon through the injection molding process is projected to boost the market.

Global Glass Filled Nylon Market: Glass Filling Analysis

On the basis of glass filling, the global Glass-filled nylon market is segmented into 10% Glass Filled, 20% Glass Filled, and 30% Glass Filled. 30% Glass-filled nylon market is estimated to record the highest CAGR over the forecast period owing to their high strength and rigidity. The optimum mix of properties of both polyamide resin and glass fiber makes 30% glass-filled nylon suitable for use in the automotive industry.

Global Glass Filled Nylon Market: Regional Insights

Geographically, the Glass-filled nylon market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. In 2018, Asia Pacific dominated the entire Glass-filled nylon industry due to the accessibility of low-cost raw materials and labor, coupled with rising spending power, is a significant driver for the regional polyamide market. China, the single-largest consumer of Glass-filled nylon in the electrical & electronics industry, is one of the leading consumers of Glass-filled nylon in the Asia Pacific region. China, India, and Japan are the fast-growing economies that contribute to the growth of the market in the region. The rapid growth of the automotive industry, huge untapped market, and supportive government policies are inviting polyamide producers to set up manufacturing and distribution facilities in the region.


Objective of the Study:

·         To analyze and forecast market size of the global glass filled nylon market in terms of value and volume

·         To examine the careful market segmentation and forecast the market size in terms value, on the basis of region by segmenting glass filled nylon market into five regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, Latin America and their leading countries.

·         To outline, categorized and forecast the global glass filled nylon market on the basis of type, end use industry, and manufacturing process.

·         To examine competitive developments like technological advancement, and regulative framework within the global glass filled nylon Market.

·         To highlight the impact analysis of the factors, affecting the market dynamics such as drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges.

·         To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their market shares along with detailing the competitive landscape for market leaders.

Global Glass filled nylon Market: Competitive Landscape

Companies such as BASF SE, Asahi Kasei Corporation, Lanxess, DowDuPont Inc., Royal DSM N.V., Ensinger GmbH, Arkema, SABIC, Evonik, Ascend Performance Materials, Fukuang International (HK) Limited, Steklonit Jsc, Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc., Nylatech, RTP Company, Akro-Plastic GmbH, Radici Group, Domo Chemicals, EMS Grivory, and Quadrant are the leading players of glass filled nylon market across the globe.

Key Target Audience:

·         Market research and consulting firms

·         Industry associations

·         Glass filled nylon manufacturers

·         Research organizations and consulting companies

·         Organizations, associations and alliances related to glass filled nylon market

·         Regulatory bodies

Scope of the Report

By Type

·         Polyamide 6

·         Polyamide 66

By End User Industry

·         Automotive

·         Electrical & Electronics

·         Industrial

·         Others

By Manufacturing Process

·         Injection Molding

·         Extrusion Molding

By Glass Filling

·         10% Glass Filled

·         20% Glass Filled

·         30% Glass Filled

In addition, the report provides analysis of the glass filled nylon market with respect to the following geographic segments and their high performing regions:

North America

·         U.S.

·         Canada

Europe

·         Germany

·         U.K.

·         Italy

·         France

·         Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

·         China

·         India

·         Japan

·         Australia

·         Rest of APAC

LATAM

·         Brazil

·         Argentina

·         Rest of Latin America

MEA

·         Saudi Arabia

·         UAE

·         Rest of MEA

Business Questions answer by the report

·         How will the market drivers, restraints and opportunities affect the market dynamics?

·         What will be the market size in terms of value and volume and market statistics with detailed classification

·         Which segment dominates the market or region and one will be the fastest growing and why?

·         A comprehensive survey of the competitive landscape and the market participant players

·         Analysis of strategy adopted by the key player and their impact on other players.

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Additional Company Information

·         With five additional company detail analysis.

·         Additional country analysis.

·         Detailed segment analysis.


1.    Research Framework

1.1. Research Objective

1.2. Product Overview

1.3. Market Segmentation

2.    Research Methodology

2.1. Qualitative Research

2.1.1.   Primary & Secondary Sources

2.2. Quantitative Research

2.2.1.   Primary & Secondary Sources

2.3. Breakdown of Primary Research Respondents, By Region

2.3.1.   Secondary Research

2.3.2.   Primary Research

2.4. Breakdown of Primary Research Respondents, By Industry Participants

2.5. Market Size Estimation

2.6. Assumption for the Study

2.7. Market Breakdown & Data Triangulation

3.    Executive Summary

4.    Industry Insights

4.1. Industry Value Chain Analysis

4.1.1.   Vendor Matrix

4.2.  Pricing Analysis

4.3. Industry Impact and Forces

4.3.1.   Growth Drivers

4.3.2.   Restraints

4.3.3.   Opportunities

4.3.4.   Challenges

4.4. Technological Landscape

4.5. Company market share analysis, 2018

4.6. Growth Potential analysis, 2018

4.7. Porter’s Five forces analysis

4.7.1.   Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.7.2.   Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.7.3.   Threat of New Entrants

4.7.4.   Threat of Substitutes

4.7.5.   Intensity of Rivalry

4.8. PESTEL Analysis

4.9. Strategic Outlook    

5.    Global Glass Filled Nylon Market Overview

5.1. Market Size & Forecast

5.1.1.   By Value (USD Millions)

5.1.2.   By Volume (Kilo Tons)

5.2. Market Share & Forecast 2015-2025

5.2.1.  By Type

5.2.1.1.        Polyamide 6

5.2.1.2.       Polyamide 66

5.2.2.  By End User Industry

5.2.2.1.       Automotive

5.2.2.2.       Electrical & Electronics

5.2.2.3.       Industrial

5.2.2.4.       Others

5.2.3.  By Manufacturing Process

5.2.3.1.       Injection Molding

5.2.3.2.       Extrusion Molding

5.2.4.  By Glass Filling

5.2.4.1.       10% Glass Filled

5.2.4.2.       20% Glass Filled

5.2.4.3.       30% Glass Filled

5.2.5.  By Region

5.2.5.1.       North America

5.2.5.2.       Europe

5.2.5.3.       Asia Pacific

5.2.5.4.       LATAM

5.2.5.5.       MEA

6.    North America Glass Filled Nylon Market

6.1. Key Regional Trends

6.2. Market estimates & forecast, 2015-2025

6.2.1.   By Type

6.2.2.   By End User Industry

6.2.3.   By Manufacturing Process

6.2.4.   By Glass Filling

6.2.5.   By Country

6.2.5.1.       U.S

6.2.5.2.       Canada

7.    Europe Glass Filled Nylon Market

7.1. Key Regional Trends

7.2. Market estimates & forecast, 2015-2025

7.2.1.   By Type

7.2.2.   By End User Industry

7.2.3.   By Manufacturing Process

7.2.4.   By Glass Filling

7.2.5.   By Country

7.2.5.1.       Germany

7.2.5.2.       U.K

7.2.5.3.       France

7.2.5.4.       Italy

7.2.5.5.       Rest of Europe

8.    Asia Pacific Glass Filled Nylon Market

8.1. Key Regional Trends

8.2. Market estimates & forecast, 2015-2025

8.2.1.   By Type

8.2.2.   By End User Industry

8.2.3.   By Manufacturing Process

8.2.4.   By Glass Filling

8.2.5.   By Country

8.2.5.1.       China

8.2.5.2.       India

8.2.5.3.       Japan

8.2.5.4.       Australia

8.2.5.5.       Rest of APAC

9.    Latin America Glass Filled Nylon Market

9.1. Key Regional Trends

9.2. Market estimates & forecast, 2015-2025

9.2.1.   By Type

9.2.2.   By End User Industry

9.2.3.   By Manufacturing Process

9.2.4.   By Glass Filling

9.2.5.   By Country

9.2.5.1.       Brazil

9.2.5.2.       Argentina

9.2.5.3.       Rest of Latin America

10. Middle East & Africa Glass Filled Nylon Market

10.1.             Key Regional Trends

10.2.             Market estimates & forecast, 2015-2025

10.2.1. By Type

10.2.2. By End User Industry

10.2.3. By Manufacturing Process

10.2.4. By Glass Filling

10.2.5. By Country

10.2.5.1.    Saudi Arabia

10.2.5.2.    UAE

10.2.5.3.    Rest of MEA

11. Company Profile (Company Overview, Financial Matrix, Key Product landscape, Key Personnel, Key Competitors, Contact Address, SWOT Analysis and Strategic Outlook)

11.1.             BASF SE

11.2.             Asahi Kasei Corporation

11.3.             Lanxess

11.4.             DowDuPont Inc.

11.5.             Royal DSM N.V.

11.6.             Ensinger GmbH

11.7.             Arkema

11.8.             SABIC

11.9.             Evonik

11.10.          Ascend Performance Materials

11.11.          Fukuang International (HK) Limited

11.12.          Steklonit Jsc

11.13.          Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc.

11.14.          Nylatech

11.15.          RTP Company

11.16.          Akro-Plastic GmbH

11.17.          Radici Group

11.18.          Domo Chemicals

11.19.          EMS Grivory

11.20.          Quadrant

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