Global Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market

  • November 2014
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  • Global Industry Analysts
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  • 331 pages

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) in both US$ Million and Metric Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Industrial, Aerospace, and Recreation. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 76 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Adhesive Prepregs for Composite Manufacturers
Axiom Materials, Inc.
Composite Holding Company
Cytec Industries, Inc.
Gurit Holding AG

Table Of Contents




I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. OUTLOOK II-1
Primer II-1
Major Advantages of Prepregs II-1
Growing Prominence of Prepregs II-2
Industrial Segment Leads Prepregs Usage II-3

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-4
Manufacturing Technology Advances Fuel Commodity Prepreg
Applications II-4
User-Friendly Prepreg Machines: Order of the Day II-4
Chopped Prepreg Molding Compound - Gaining Popularity II-5
Composite Tooling Prepreg Market II-5
Heat Shrink Tapes - Making Autoclaves Redundant II-6
SQRTM - a Leap Forward in Composite Molding II-6
3-Dimensional Stitching Using Prepregs II-6
Improvement in Global GDP Performance to Benefit Market Growth
in 2014 and Beyond II-6
Table 1: World Real GDP Growth by Region/Country: 2012-2015
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8
Table 2: World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-9
Burgeoning Middle Class Population and Urbanization Spurs
Market Growth II-9
Table 3: Global Middle Class Population (in Millions) by
Geographic Region: 2010, 2020P and 2030P (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10
Overview of End-Use Applications II-10
Aerospace II-11
Demand for New Commercial Aircraft Sets the Tone for
Composite Materials Market II-11
Table 4: Global Fleet of Aircraft (In Units) for the Years
2011, 2013E and 2015P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12
Aerospace MRO Market for Composite Components Also Witnesses
Strong Growth II-12
Table 5: Global Component MRO Market (2014): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Value of Component Maintenance Material
Sourced by Distribution Channel (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-13
Growing Demand for Composites from Aircraft Interior
Manufacturers II-13
Carbon Fiber Composites Find Favor in Aircraft Interiors II-14
Emergence of New, Unconventional Composite Technologies for
Use in Aircraft Interiors II-14
Defense and Space II-14
UAVs: Favorable Growth Opportunities II-15
Industrial II-15
Automotive II-15
Table 6: Global Automotive Production: Consolidated Unit
Production of Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles in
‘000s for Years 2013, 2015 and 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-16
Advanced Resin Materials and Production Techniques Enable
Mass Manufacture of Automotive Components II-16
Marine II-17
Global Boat Industry Heralds the Arrival of Marine Composites II-17
Renewable Energy II-18
Wind Energy II-18
Wind Energy Sector: Demand for Prepregs Losing Sheen? II-19
Will Prepreg Replace Resin-Infused Glass Fiber in Wind
Blade Spar Caps? II-19
Recreation Industry II-19
Sporting Goods II-20

3. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE II-21
Overview II-21
Table 7: Leading Players in the Global Prepregs Market
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for Hexcel,
Cytec, Toray, TenCate, Gurit, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-21
Acquisition of In-house Prepregging: Varying Needs Demand
Varying Strategies II-21
Market Leaders Focus on Capacity Expansions II-22

4. GLOBAL CARBON FIBER COMPOSITES MARKET - AN INSIGHT II-23
Carbon Fiber Market: Introduction II-23
Table 8: Global Carbon Fiber Capacity (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Capacity by Region/Country (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-23

Table 9: Global Carbon Fiber Market (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Volume Demand by End-Use Segment (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-23
Carbon Fiber Composites Market: Steady Growth Prospects II-24
Large and Small Tow II-24
Capacity Utilization II-24
Cyclical Trend II-24
Complexity II-24
High Cost II-25
High Degree of Integration II-25
Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastics Market II-25
Table 10: Global CRP Production (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Production Volume by Process (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25

Table 11: Global CRP Market by End-Use Application (2013):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption Volume for Wind
Turbines, Aerospace, Sports and Leisure, Construction,
Automobile, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26
Dielectric Composites Find Extensive Applications in Stealth
Technology II-26

5. GLASS FIBER INDUSTRY- AN INSIGHT II-27
Glass Fibers: An Introduction II-27
Key Features II-28
Physical properties of Glass Fibers II-28
Electrical Properties of Glass Fibers II-28
A Brief History II-29
Types of Glass Fibers II-29
On Basis of Geometry II-29
On Basis of Composition II-29
Types of Glass Fibers II-29
Characteristics of Select Types of Glass Fiber II-30
A-Glass II-30
C-Glass II-30
D-Glass II-30
E-Glass II-30
S-Glass II-31
Structural Composition of Various Glass Fibers II-31
End-Use Market Dynamics Set the Tone for Future Growth II-32
Glass Fiber Composite Products: Advancements Fuel Demand from
Various Applications II-32
New Application Areas for Reinforced Plastics II-33
Advanced Materials Challenge Glass Fiber’ Dominance in
Reinforcement Market II-33
Infrastructure Projects: Opportunity for Glass Fiber
Composites Market II-33
Emission Reduction Mandates: Opportunity in Automotive Industry II-34
Long-Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Polypropylene - A Growing Market II-34
Glass Fiber Manufacturing Shifts to Asia II-34
Demand for Glass Fiber in Niche Applications II-34
Glass Fiber Companies Face Cut-Throat Competition II-35

6. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-36
Introduction II-36
Value Chain II-37
Prepregs and ACMs Inter-linked Nodes of the Same Network II-37
Industrial Composites II-37
Advanced Composites II-38
Resins Used in Prepregs II-38
Thermoplastic Prepregs II-38
Thermoset Prepregs II-38
Types of Prepregs II-38
Glass Prepregs II-39
Merits of Prepregs II-39
Additional Uses II-40
Demerits of Pre-pregs II-40
Formation of Voids II-40
Characteristics of Prepregs II-41
Typical Properties of Prepreg Composites II-41
Basic Forms of Prepregs II-41
Tow-preg II-41
Fabric Prepreg II-41
Unidirectional Prepreg II-41
Reinforcements Employed for Prepregs II-41
Resins Employed for Prepregs II-42
Manufacture of Prepregs II-42
Thermosetting Prepreg Processes II-42
Hot Melt Coating II-42
Comparison II-43
Thermoplastic Prepregging Processes II-43
Table 12: Energy Intensity of Production Processes during
Prepreg Manufacture (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-44
Processing of Prepregs II-44
Storage and Out-time of Prepreg II-45
Comparison of Prepreg with Wet Lay-up for Use in Carbon
Composites II-45
Comparison of Prepreg with Wet Lay-up in terms of Cost Elements II-45
Comparison of Prepreg with Other Composite Molding Processes II-46
Applications II-46

7. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-48
PRF Composite Materials Launches RP-750 Snap Cure Epoxy Prepreg II-48
CarbonicBoats Unveils Epoxy Prepreg Rudder and Dagger board
Hydrofoil for Catamarans II-48
Zoltek to Launch Range of Carbon Fiber Products II-48
Hexcel Launches HexTow® HM63 Carbon Fiber and HexPly Preg Series II-48
Reichhold Introduces ADVALITEâ„¢ Hot Melt Prepregs II-48
Cytec Industries Launches FM 3500 EZP II-49
Cytec Industries Introduce MTM® 23 II-49
Gurit Holding Unveils Prepreg Range for the Rail Sector II-49
Gurit Holding to Launch PF700 Ballistic Protection Prepreg II-49
HC Composite Introduces Prepregging Machine II-49
Teijin Aramid Launches Twaron PVB Prepreg II-49
Gurit Holding Launches PN901 Prepreg II-50
Cytec Unveils MTM348FR and XMTM30 Products for the Railway Sector II-50
Gurit Holding Unveils SC110 Cosmetic Carbon Prepreg Series II-50
Isola Group Launches TerraGreen Products II-50
Isola Group Unveils Gigasync for PCB Fabrication II-51
TenCate Unveils Novel AmberTool Prepreg Range II-51
Isola Group Launches Tachyon-100G for Ethernet Applications II-51
Composites Evolution to Launch PFA Bioresin Prepregs II-51
Axiom Material to Develop Innegraâ„¢ II-51
Isola Unveils IS680 Laminate Material II-52
UBC Introduces New Bicycle Concept II-52
Gurit Unveils SparPregâ„¢ Prepreg for Wind Turbine Blades II-52
HCC Launches Line of Pultrusion Caron Fibers II-52
Amber Composites Broadens HX Prepreg Series II-52
Amber Composites Launches Flax Fiber Prepreg II-53
Umeco Unveils MTM® Prepregs II-53
Ventec Electronics to Launch VT-464 Prepregs II-53
Elmira Develops Bio-Based Prepregs II-53

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-54
TenCate Enters into Partnership Agreement with P2SI II-54
Isola Group Announces Program for Technology- Licensing II-54
TenCate Signs Agreement to Supply Carbon Fiber to Adler Group II-54
Toray to Expand Production Capacity of Carbon Fiber Prepregs II-54
Axiom Materials Announces Plans to Expand Production Facility
in California II-54
Cytec and Mubadala to Establish Aerospace Material Ecosystem II-54
Hexcel Enters into Agreement with Safran to Supply Composites
for LEAP-1 II-55
Isola Expands Production Capacity of FR408HR at New German
Facility II-55
Gurit Establishes Hungarian Subsidiary II-55
Gurit Enters into Partnership Agreement with Mahogany Company II-55
TenCate Acquires Amber Composites II-55
Aldila to Become Wholly Owned Subsidiary of MRA II-55
Cytec Sells Coating Resins Business to Advent II-56
Axiom Material Associates with Innegra Technologies II-56
Isola Expands RandD Facility II-56
Gurit Establishes New Group Organization II-57
Isola Group Enhances Quick Turnaround Service II-57
Four Companies Sign MOU over Production of Carbon Composites
in Russia II-57
MRC Acquires Challenge II-57
Cytec Acquires Umeco II-58
Toray Buys Out Outstanding Stake in SOFICAR Stake II-58
Cytec to Sell PSA Product Line to Henkel II-58
Cytec Acquires Assets from SOIL II-58
TenCate Acquires PMC Baycomp II-59
3M and TenCate to Strengthen Their Relationship II-59
Hexcel Extends its Prepreg Plant in Parla II-60
Gurit to Sell-off its Redundant Real Estate in Zurich II-60
Century Design Deploys CD6015 Combi Prepreg Equipment at ATA
Facility II-60
Goldenmax to Establish Production Line for Prepregs II-60
Gurit Holding Signs Agreement with Sino Composite to Supply
Balsa Core Material II-60

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-61
Adhesive Prepregs for Composite Manufacturers (US) II-61
Axiom Materials, Inc. (US) II-61
Composite Holding Company (Russia) II-61
Cytec Industries, Inc. (US) II-61
Gurit Holding AG (Switzerland) II-62
Hexcel Corporation (US) II-63
Isola Group S.a.r.l. (US) II-63
Koninklijke Ten Cate nv (Netherlands) II-64
Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-64
SGL Group - The Carbon Company (Germany) II-64
Taiwan First Li-Bond Co., Ltd. (Taiwan) II-65
Toray Industries, Inc. (Japan) II-65
Yokohama Aerospace America, Inc. (US) II-66
Zoltek Companies, Inc. (US) II-66

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-67
Volume Analytics II-67
Table 13: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East
and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67

Table 14: World Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric
Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-68

Table 15: World 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-69

Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market by Application II-70

Table 16: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) for Industrial
Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric
Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-70

Table 17: World Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) for Industrial Applications by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East
and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-71

Table 18: World 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) for Industrial
Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-72

Table 19: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) for Aerospace
Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric
Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-73

Table 20: World Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) for Aerospace Applications by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East
and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-74

Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) for Aerospace Applications
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle
East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75

Table 22: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) for Recreation
Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric
Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-76

Table 23: World Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) for Recreation Applications by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East
and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-77

Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) for Recreation
Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014
and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78

Value Analytics II-79

Table 25: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East
and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79

Table 26: World Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-80

Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Shipments for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-81


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Prepregs Market - An Overview III-1
An Insight into the US AandD Industry III-1
Improving Commercial Aviation Sector to Boost Demand
Prospects for Aircraft Materials and Components III-2
Aircraft Replacements Drive Demand for Aircraft Materials III-3
Budget Cuts to Have Less Effect on Demand for Aircraft
Products III-3
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - Defense Programs Perk Up Sector III-3
Environmental Regulations III-3
Opportunity from Reinforced Applications of Textile Glass Fiber III-4
Demand for Epoxy Resin Prepregs for Wind Energy Applications
to Increase III-4
Product Launches III-5
Strategic Corporate Developments III-7
Key Players III-11
B.Market Analytics III-15
Volume Analytics III-15
Table 28: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 29: US Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) by Application - Industrial, Aerospace
and Recreation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 30: US 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17
Value Analytics III-18
Table 31: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed
with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 32: US Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with Annual Value
Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

2. CANADA III-20
A.Market Analysis III-20
Current and Future Analysis III-20
Construction Market: An Insight III-20
Table 33: Housing Starts in Canada (2007-2013) (in ‘000
Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21
B.Market Analytics III-22
Volume Analytics III-22
Table 34: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 35: Canadian Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 36: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

Value Analytics III-25

Table 37: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 38: Canadian Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

3. JAPAN III-27
A.Market Analysis III-27
Current and Future Analysis III-27
Aerospace Industry: An Overview III-27
Evolution of the Japanese Aerospace Industry III-27
Increasing Role of Joint Ventures in Aerospace Industry III-27
Growing Demand for Epoxy Prepregs in Domestic Markets III-28
Japanese Housing Market Remains Upbeat Amid Downside Risks III-28
Strategic Corporate Developments III-28
Key Players III-29
B.Market Analytics III-30
Volume Analytics III-30
Table 39: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 40: Japanese Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 41: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32
Value Analytics III-33
Table 42: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 43: Japanese Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

4. EUROPE III-35
A.Market Analysis III-35
Current and Future Analysis III-35
Low Cost Carriers to Rise in Number - Drive Demand for
Commercial Aircraft Materials III-35
EU Lends Massive Push to RandD Funding III-35
Carbon Fiber Market on the Rise III-36
Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic Market III-36
Table 44: European Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) Market
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume for
Germany, Italy, UK, France, Nordic Countries, Benelux,
Eastern Europe and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 45: European Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) Market
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by
End Use Segments for Construction, Transport, Electronics,
Sports and Leisure and Other Markets (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-36
B.Market Analytics III-37
Volume Analytics III-37
Table 46: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 47: European Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of
Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume
Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 48: European 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 49: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 50: European Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 51: European 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Value Analytics III-43

Table 52: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 53: European Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of
Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value
Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 54: European 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Shipments for France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

4a. FRANCE III-46
A.Market Analysis III-46
Current and Future Analysis III-46
French Civil Aviation Industry III-46
Strategic Corporate Developments III-46
B.Market Analytics III-47
Volume Analytics III-47
Table 55: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 56: French Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 57: French 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Value Analytics III-50

Table 58: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 59: French Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

4b. GERMANY III-52
A.Market Analysis III-52
Current and Future Analysis III-52
Strategic Corporate Development III-52
Sgl Group - The Carbon Company - A Key Regional Player III-52
B.Market Analytics III-53
Volume Analytics III-53
Table 60: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 61: German Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 62: German 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Value Analytics III-56

Table 63: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 64: German Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

4c. ITALY III-58
A.Market Analysis III-58
Current and Future Analysis III-58
Italian Aerospace Industry - Overview and Issues III-58
B.Market Analytics III-59
Volume Analytics III-59
Table 65: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 66: Italian Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 67: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Value Analytics III-62

Table 68: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 69: Italian Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-64
A.Market Analysis III-64
Current and Future Analysis III-64
Role of the AandD Sector in the UK III-64
UK’s South East Region - The Hub of Domestic Aerospace
Industry III-64
Carbon and Glass Fiber Composites Market: An Insight III-65
Table 70: UK Carbon Fiber Prepreg Market (2012): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Volume Consumption by Application -
Aerospace/Defense, Automotive, Industrial, Wind Energy, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65
Robust Demand for Epoxy Resin Prepregs in the UK Industrial
Flooring Market III-65
Table 71: Industrial Flooring Market in the UK (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Flooring Type
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66
Product Launches III-66
Strategic Corporate Developments III-67
B.Market Analytics III-68
Volume Analytics III-68
Table 72: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 73: UK Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) by Application - Industrial, Aerospace
and Recreation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 74: UK 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

Value Analytics III-71

Table 75: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed
with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 76: UK Historic Review for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated
Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with Annual Value
Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

4e. SPAIN III-73
A.Market Analysis III-73
Current and Future Analysis III-73
Strategic Corporate Development III-73
B.Market Analytics III-74
Volume Analytics III-74
Table 77: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 78: Spanish Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 79: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Value Analytics III-77

Table 80: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 81: Spanish Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

4f. RUSSIA III-79
A.Market Analysis III-79
Current and Future Analysis III-79
FibARM Structural Reinforcement Gains Traction in the Region III-79
Aerospace and Defense Industry Flourishes in Russia III-79
Encouraging Demand for Commercial Aircraft Boosts Prospects
for Prepregs III-80
Product Launches III-80
Composite Holding Company - A Leading Russia-Based Player III-81
B.Market Analytics III-82
Volume Analytics III-82
Table 82: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 83: Russian Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 84: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84
Value Analytics III-85
Table 85: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 86: Russian Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-87
A.Market Analysis III-87
Current and Future Analysis III-87
Product Launches III-87
Strategic Corporate Developments III-88
Key Players III-89
B.Market Analytics III-91
Volume Analytics III-91
Table 87: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

Table 88: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 89: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

Value Analytics III-94

Table 90: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers)
Market Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million
for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-94

Table 91: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) Market Analyzed with
Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-96
A.Market Analysis III-96
Current and Future Analysis III-96
Asia-Pacific’s Aerospace Sector In a Nutshell III-96
Booming Commercial Aviation Sector Offers Plenty of
Opportunities for AandD Industry III-96
Aircraft Leasing Expands Aircraft Fleet in the Region III-97
European Aerospace Companies Head Eastwards III-97
Developing Asian Countries Offer Significant Opportunities
for Epoxy Prepregs III-97
Asia-Pacific Represents the Fastest and Single Largest
Market Worldwide III-98
Table 92: Global Epoxy Resins Market - Geographic Regions
Ranked by CAGR for 2012-2020: Asia-Pacific, Rest of World,
Latin America, Europe, US, Canada and Japan (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99
Expanding Construction Sector Offers Boost to Epoxy Resins
Application in Coatings III-99
Table 93: Asian Construction Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Spend by Sector (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-99
Growing Production of Automobiles Spurs Demand III-100
Exodus of Epoxy Resin Manufacturers to Asia Continues III-100
Asian Exporters Leverage Price Gap to Step up Shipments to
Europe III-101
B.Market Analytics III-102
Volume Analytics III-102
Table 94: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments
in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 95: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 96: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for China, India
and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 97: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Application - Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in
Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-105

Table 98: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Industrial, Aerospace and Recreation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Volume Shipments in Metric Tons for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-106

Table 99: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Application -
Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Industrial,
Aerospace and Recreation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-107

Value Analytics III-108

Table 100: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Prepreg (Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by
Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments
in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-108

Table 101: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Value Shipments in US$ Million for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-109

Table 102: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Prepreg
(Pre-impregnated Composite Fibers) by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Shipments for China, India
and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-110

5a. CHINA III-111
A.Market Analysis III-111
Current and Future Analysis III-111
Chinese Aviation Market - An Introduction III-111
An Aircraft Hub in the Making III-112
Destination China for Aircraft Engineering and MRO III-112

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