Global light vehicle materials market- forecasts to 2029

  • October 2014
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  • Just-Auto
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  • 116 pages

This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the OE material trends sector, its suppliers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts.
This global market study offers:

- Automotive OE material trends market size estimates
- Latest technologies and trends
- Market share data tables
- Exclusive interviews with major companies
- Profiles of the major players including their strategies and prospects
- Market size forecasts


You can use this report to:

- Understand the scope and scale of the major markets
- Get an overview of the global automotive material trends sector
- Identify opportunities and threats
- Prepare demand and supply forecasts
- Review the latest technological drivers
- Know the key trends within the sector and what's driving them
- Get up to speed with latest company activities and prospects
- Hear direct from major companies on strategies and plans
- Carry out competitive analysis

Table Of Contents


- Introduction

    - Definitions
    - PESTER analysis
    - Companies

      - 3M
      - Accuride Corporation
      - Aichi Steel
      - Alcoa, Inc
      - Aleris
      - Asahi Kasei Plastics
      - Autoneum
      - BASF SE
      - Bayer MaterialScience
      - Benteler
      - Biomer
      - Bodine Aluminum
      - CIE Automotive SA
      - Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc
      - Dow Automotive Systems
      - DuPont (E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company)
      - Evonik
      - Faurecia
      - Freudenberg and Co. KG
      - Gestamp Automocion
      - Henkel
      - Key Plastics
      - Kobe Steel
      - JFE Steel Corporation
      - LG Chem
      - ContiTech
      - Honeywell
      - Lanxess
      - Saint-Gobain
      - Toyo Tire and Rubber
      - Magna International Inc.

        - Merger and acquisition activity
        - Infrastructure
        - Martinrea International Inc.
        - Minda Corporation
        - NanoSteel Company
        - Novelis
        - Oerlikon Balzers
        - PPG Industries

          - Products
          - Merger and acquisition activity
          - Infrastructure
          - PT Astra Otoparts
          - Samvardhana Motherson Group
          - Showa Denko
          - Solvay
          - Stadco
          - Sumitomo Corporation
          - Tata Steel
          - Tenedora Nemak
          - ThyssenKrupp AG
          - Toray Industries
          - Toyoda Gosei
          - Trelleborg AB
          - Woodbridge Group
          - ZF
          - Materials

            - Aluminium

              - Overview
              - Applications

                - Introduction
                - Constellium’s aluminium crash management system
                - Audi Space Frame
                - Novelis supplying aluminium sheet to General Motors
                - Heat shield from Federal-Mogul
                - JLR's increasing use of aluminium
                - 2013 Tesla Model S
                - Alcoa's MagnaForce
                - Aluminium sheet from Kobe Steel
                - Cadillac ATS
                - Engine cooling
                - Ford F-150 pickup
                - GM's aluminium welding technology
                - Honda's steel-aluminium jointing solution
                - Turbocharger

                - Carbon fibre

                  - Overview
                  - Applications

                    - Armoured vehicles
                    - BMW using carbon fibre in its i3 electric vehicle
                    - Bentley's Continental Supersports model
                    - Carbon ceramic disc brakes
                    - Body panels
                    - Carbon fibre reinforced plastics
                    - Seating
                    - Carbon fibre roof for Ferrari Superamerica 45
                    - Daimler invests in carbon fibre
                    - Ford invests in carbon fibre
                    - GM invests in carbon fibre
                    - JCI's solution

                    - Coatings

                      - Overview
                      - Colour trends

                        - BASF's research
                        - DuPont's research
                        - PPG's research
                        - Other
                        - Magnesium

                          - Overview
                          - Applications

                            - Seating

                            - Organic materials

                              - Overview
                              - Applications

                                - Acoustical foam
                                - Doors
                                - Engine parts
                                - Floor mats
                                - Instrument panels
                                - Interiors
                                - Seating
                                - Tyres
                                - BMW's photovoltaic (PV) solar cells
                                - Ecological plastic in the Prius
                                - Mercedes-Benz uses coconut matting, crushed olive stones and even sawdust
                                - Ford's approach to using alternative materials

                                - Plastics and composites

                                  - Overview
                                  - Applications

                                    - Airbags
                                    - Bioplastic for vehicle interior parts
                                    - Brake pedal
                                    - Bumper market
                                    - Charge air ducts
                                    - Composite material door panels
                                    - Composite plastic tailgate
                                    - Door panels
                                    - Engine cooling
                                    - Environmentally friendly (‘green’) products
                                    - ESP applications
                                    - Fuel system applications
                                    - General Motors' 'smart materials' developments
                                    - Glass fibre compounds
                                    - Glazing
                                    - IAC develops blow foaming process for air ducts
                                    - Tailgate
                                    - Spoiler
                                    - Wheels
                                    - Interior applications

                                      - Ford and Coca-Cola develop vehicle interior fabric
                                      - Resins
                                      - Roof systems
                                      - Sealing applications

                                        - Material from Trelleborg
                                        - Windshield sealing system for the Opel Astra GTC
                                        - Seat belts
                                        - Seats
                                        - Suspension system
                                        - Transmission crossbeam
                                        - Technology developments
                                        - Steel

                                          - Overview
                                          - Applications

                                            - Bumpers
                                            - Fuel tanks
                                            - Seats
                                            - Wheels

                                            - Other materials

                                              - Alternative material to nylon 12 resin
                                              - BASF's sound absorbent resin
                                              - Recycling

                                                - Batteries
                                                - Bumpers
                                                - Glazing
                                                - Interiors
                                                - Tyres

                                                  - Continental's tyre recycling process
                                                  - Ford makes gaskets and seals from recycled tyres
                                                  - Michelin's TREC project
                                                  - Motor oil
                                                  - Plastics
                                                  - Steel
                                                  - Waste packaging

                                                  - Forecasts

                                                    - Steel
                                                    - Iron
                                                    - Aluminium
                                                    - Plastics
                                                    - Glass
                                                    - Other materials
                                                    - Archive

                                                      - Front-end modules
                                                      - Interior films from 3M
                                                      - Nissan’s SpecV version of its GT-R ‘halo car’
                                                      - PSA Peugeot Citroen looks for aluminium partners
                                                      - Emerging markets

                                                        - India
                                                        List of tables
                                                        - Alternative materials: potential weight saving versus cost
                                                        - Examples of alternative materials to steel
                                                        - Evaluation of a clutch pedal
                                                        - Cost of CO2 saving
                                                        - Steel as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
                                                        - Iron as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
                                                        - Aluminium as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
                                                        - Plastics as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
                                                        - Glass as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028
                                                        - Other materials as a percentage of total kerb weight of medium-sized passenger cars assembled in all major car producing regions, 2007-2028

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