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FLAT GLASS - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Flat Glass in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product and End-Use Segments: Product Segments - Float Glass, and Rolled Glass; End-Use Segments - Construction (Residential, & Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing, & Automotive Glass Replacement), and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-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 94 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Asahi Glass Co., Ltd.
Compagnie De Saint-Gobain
Central Glass Co., Ltd.
Guardian Industries
Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd.
Trakya Cam Sanayii A.S.

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Code: MCP-8493
Price: $4950
Companies: 94
Pages: 408
Date: August 2017
Market Data Tables: 201
  Status: * New Report



TABLE OF CONTENTS


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   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3  
   Flat Glass Market: A Prelude.....II-11$100
   Growth Drivers for Flat Glass Industry: On a Scale 1 -10 (10 - High Impact; 1 - Low
  Impact).....II-2
Growth Dampeners for Flat Glass Industry: On a Scale 1 -10 (10 - High Impact; 1 - Low
  Impact).....II-2
Rising Demand from End-use Application Segments Propel Flat Glass Market.....II-2
1$100
   Flat Glass Products – Laminated and Tempered Glass Markets Hold Promise.....II-31$100
   Developing Regions Continue to Power Flat Glass Demand, Saturation Hits Developed
  Markets.....II-4
2$200
   Table 1: Worldwide Flat Glass Market (2016-2024): Ranked by (%) CAGR by Geographic Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6
China: A Major Influencing Market.....II-6
1$350
   Production Scenario.....II-7 1$100
   Table 2: Global Flat Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-8

Table 3: World Flat Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacity by Type - Float Glass, Rolled Glass and Sheet Glass (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-8
Float: The Predominant Flat Glass Manufacturing Technique.....II-8
1$350
   Rolled Glass: A Small Market.....II-91$100
   Corning Develops Thin Rolled Glass Stored Using Spools.....II-10
Fabricated Flat Glass: Driving Force in the Flat Glass Market.....II-10
1$100
   Table 4: Global Fabricated Flat Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Demand (Value) by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-111$350
   Intense Competition Characterizes Flat Glass Market.....II-12
Table 5: Leading Players in the Global Flat Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacity for Asahi, Guardian, NSG Pilkington, Saint Gobain, Sisecam Flat Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-12
1$350
   Automotive Glass - A Highly Concentrated Market.....II-13
Table 6: Leading Players in the Global Automotive Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Demand for Asahi Glass, Fuyao Glass, Guardian, Nippon Sheet Glass, Saint Gobain/Central Glass, Xinyi Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-13
1$350
   Architectural Glass Market.....II-14
Table 7: Leading Players in the Global Architectural Sheet Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Demand for Asahi Glass, Farun Group, Guardian, Kibing Group, Nippon Sheet Glass, Saint Gobain, Xinyi Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-14
Solar Glass – Xinyi Solar Leads the Market.....II-14
Table 8: Leading Players in the Global Solar PV Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Demand for AVIC Sanxin, CSG, Flat Glass, Henan Ancai, Xinyi Solar and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-14
1$350
   Construction Industry: The Largest End-Use Market for Flat Glass.....II-15 2$200
   Table 9: Global Float Glass Use in Building Construction Sector (2016): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Volume) for Interior Design, New Constructions, and Refurbishment Projects (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-17
Construction Sector Activity Influences Market Growth.....II-17
2$350
   Table 10: World Construction Output (in US$ Trillion) for the Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19

Table 11: World Construction Output by Country/Region (2016 vs 2022) (in US$ Trillion) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19
1$350
   Increasing Usage of Glass in Building Construction.....II-20
Rising Demand for Energy Efficient Windows.....II-20
1$100
   Energy-Saving Glass in Windows to Deliver Favorable Economic Returns.....II-21
Window Trends for Flat Glass Customers.....II-21
1$100
   Consumers Recognize Energy Saving Properties of Low-E Glass.....II-22
Glass Use in Automotive Industry: Value-Added Features Find Favor.....II-22
1$100
   Table 12: World Production of Passenger Cars (2015 & 20120): Breakdown of Production Figures in Thousand Units by Geographic Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-231$350
   Table 13: World Production of Commercial Vehicles (2015 & 2020) - Breakdown of Production Figures in Thousand Units by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-24
Automotive Industry Dynamics Affects Flat Glass Demand.....II-24
2$350
   Glazing Used for Styling and Differentiation of Automobiles.....II-26
Demand for Solar Control and Advanced Flat Glass in OEM Automotive Market.....II-26
1$100
   Flat Glass in Solar Power Generation: Opportunity in Store.....II-27 1$350
   Table 14: Top 10 Countries Worldwide by Annual PV Installed Capacity (2016) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-28
Frameless Panels: A Game Changing Technology to Drive Flat Glass Demand.....II-28
1$350
   Potential for Rolled Glass Makers in Solar PV Market.....II-29
Tempered Low Iron Glass: Threat to Rolled Glass Usage in Solar PV Units?.....II-29
1$100
   Value-Added Products to Drive Flat Glass Market.....II-30
Innovative Frequency-Selective Solar Glazing Material.....II-30
Coated Flat Glass Market – An Insight.....II-30
2$200
   Regulations Drive Demand for Fire–Resistant Glass.....II-32
Smart Automotive Glass Market – A Review.....II-32
A glance at some types of smart automotive glass and their benefits.....II-32
1$100
   Plastics - Are They a Threat?.....II-33
High Capital Investments – A Major Entry Barrier.....II-33
1$100
   Energy & Raw Material: Major Cost Components.....II-34
Table 15: Float Glass Composition: Percentage Breakdown by Major Raw Materials (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-34
Rapid Urbanization Worldwide: A Key Growth Driver.....II-34
2$350
   Table 16: World Urban Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-361$350
   Table 17: Degree of Urbanization Worldwide: Urban Population as a % of Total Population by Geographic Region for the Years 1990, 2014 & 2050 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-37
Rising Population & Middle Class Segment Bodes Well for Market Growth.....II-37
1$350
   Table 18: Global Middle Class Population (in Millions) and as a Percentage of Total Population: 2005, 2015, 2025 & 2035 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-381$350
   Table 19: Middle Class & Upper Class Population Growth - % CAGR for the Period 2000-2015 by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-391$350
   An Introduction to Glass.....II-40
Primary Glass Types and Applications.....II-40
1$100
   Glass Composition by Type.....II-41
Raw Materials - A Brief Study.....II-41
Flat Glass: A Definition.....II-41
1$100
   Float Glass.....II-42
Manufacturing Stages of Float Glass.....II-42
2$200
   A Glance at the Float Glass Value Chain.....II-44
Economics of Float Glass Production.....II-44
Table 20: Global Manufacturing Costs of Float Glass: Percentage Breakdown of Expenditure by Cost Component (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-44
1$350
   Types of Float Glass.....II-45
Sheet Glass.....II-45
Rolled Glass.....II-45
1$100
   Rolled Glass Vs Float Glass.....II-46
Types of Rolled Glass.....II-46
Patterned Glass.....II-46
1$100
   Wired Glass.....II-47
Types of Flat Glass Products.....II-47
High Strength Glass.....II-47
1$100
   Heat-Strengthened Glass.....II-48
Toughened or Tempered Glass.....II-48
Laminated Glass.....II-48
1$100
   Key Applications.....II-49
Reflective Glass.....II-49
1$100
   Deposition Techniques.....II-50
Low Emissivity (Low-E) Glass.....II-50
Smart Glass.....II-50
Insulating Glass (IG) Units.....II-50
1$100
   Specialty Glass.....II-51
Mirrors.....II-51
Spandrel.....II-51
1$100
   Art Glass.....II-52
Plate Glass.....II-52
Wired Glass.....II-52
Self-Cleaning Glass.....II-52
1$100
   Construction: A Major End-Use Market.....II-53
Building Products Market.....II-53
1$100
   Automotive Sector.....II-54
OEM Applications.....II-54
1$100
   Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR).....II-55
Types of Automotive Glazing.....II-55
Solar Control Glazing.....II-55
Laminated Sideglazings.....II-55
1$100
   Integrated Antennas.....II-56
Design Requirements.....II-56
Toughened and Laminated Glazing Parameters - A Comparison.....II-56
Product Parameters for Toughened and Laminated Glazings.....II-56
1$100
   Laminated Windshields - Process Parameters.....II-57
Toughened Glazing - Process Parameters.....II-57
Features for Future.....II-57
Specialty Applications.....II-57
1$100
   Stringent Production Standards in the US.....II-58
Maximum Allowable Contaminant Levels in Float Cullet.....II-58
Automotive Regulations.....II-58
Safety Glazing Legislations.....II-58
1$100
   BS Codes.....II-59
Building Regulations.....II-59
1$100
   Fives Introduces New Float Glass Line.....II-60
AGC Unveils LUXCLEAR Protect Anti-corrosion Glass .....II-60
AGC Unveils Energy Select™ 20 High-Performance Low-E Coating.....II-60
1$100
   Guardian to Invest in Float & Coated Glass Plant.....II-61
Saint-Gobain to Construct New Flat Glass Production Line.....II-61
AGC to Divest TQMP Glass Company.....II-61
Saint-Gobain to Inaugurate New Flat Glass Production Facility.....II-61
Asahimas to Construct Flat Glass Plant in CIKAMPEK.....II-61
Vitro Takes Over Pittsburgh Glass Works.....II-61
Bangkok Glass Forays into Flat Glass Market.....II-61
Saint-Gobain Takes Over Pietta Glass Working.....II-61
1$100
   Sisecam Takes Over Sangalli.....II-62
AGC to Build New Float Glass Production Facility in Brazil.....II-62
Fuyao Glass to Establish New Float Glass Unit.....II-62
Vitro Takes Over Flat Glass Operations.....II-62
Saint-Gobain to Invest in Flat Glass Production Facility.....II-62
1$100
   Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. (Japan).....II-63
AGC Glass Company North America (USA).....II-63
1$100
   AGC Glass Europe (Belgium).....II-64
Asahi India Glass Ltd. (India).....II-64
1$100
   PT Asahimas Flat Glass Tbk (Indonesia).....II-65
Compagnie De Saint-Gobain (France).....II-65
1$100
   Saint-Gobain Glass India Ltd (India).....II-66
Saint-Gobain SEFPRO (France).....II-66
Central Glass Co., Ltd. (Japan).....II-66
1$100
   Carlex Glass America, LLC (USA).....II-67
Guardian Industries (USA).....II-67
1$100
   Gujarat Guardian Limited (India).....II-68
Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd. (Japan).....II-68
1$100
   Trakya Cam Sanayii A.S. (Turkey).....II-69
Taiwan Glass Group (Taiwan).....II-69
1$100
   Viridian™ Glass (Australia).....II-70
Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited (China).....II-70
1$100
   Table 21: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-711$350
   Table 22: World Historic Review for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-721$350
   Table 23: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-731$350
   By Product Segment.....II-74
Table 24: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Float Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-74
1$350
   Table 25: World Historic Review for Float Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-751$350
   Table 26: World 14-Year Perspective for Float Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-761$350
   Table 27: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Rolled Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-771$350
   Table 28: World Historic Review for Rolled Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-781$350
   Table 29: World 14-Year Perspective for Rolled Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-791$350
   By End-Use Segment.....II-80
Table 30: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-80
1$350
   Table 31: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-811$350
   Table 32: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-821$350
   Table 33: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Segment - Residential Construction and Commercial Construction Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-831$350
   Table 34: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Segment - Residential Construction and Commercial Construction Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-841$350
   Table 35: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Residential Construction and Commercial Construction Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-851$350
   Table 36: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Residential Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-861$350
   Table 37: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Residential Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-871$350
   Table 38: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Residential Construction Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-881$350
   Table 39: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Commercial Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-891$350
   Table 40: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Commercial Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-901$350
   Table 41: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Commercial Construction Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-911$350
   Table 42: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-921$350
   Table 43: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-931$350
   Table 44: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-941$350
   Table 45: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Segment - OE Glazing and AGR Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-951$350
   Table 46: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Segment - OE Glazing and AGR Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-961$350
   Table 47: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for OE Glazing and AGR Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-971$350
   Table 48: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive OEM Glazing by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-981$350
   Table 49: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive OEM Glazing by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-991$350
   Table 50: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive OEM Glazing by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1001$350
   Table 51: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1011$350
   Table 52: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1021$350
   Table 53: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1031$350
   Table 54: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Other End-Use Sectors by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1041$350
   Table 55: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Other End-Use Sectors by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1051$350
   Table 56: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Other End-Use Sectors by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1061$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Market Overview.....III-1
Construction: Mainstay of Float Glass Market.....III-1
1$75
   Energy Efficient Glass Finds Increased Demand in Building Construction.....III-2
Improvement in Construction Sector to Support Growth.....III-2
1$75
   Table 57: US Construction Spending by Sector (2008-2020) (in US$ Billion) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-31$200
   Table 58: Residential Construction in the US (2009-2017E): Number of Housing Starts by Type - Single-Family Units and Multi-Family Units (in ‘000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-4
Automotive Industry: A Major End-Use Market.....III-4
1$200
   Table 59: North American Aftermarket Automotive Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown by Leading Manufacturers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5
High-Performance Flat glass in the US.....III-5
1$200
   Consumption of Advanced Flat Glass Gains Momentum.....III-6
Capacity Issues Impact North American Float Glass Market.....III-6
1$75
   Import-Export Scenario.....III-7
Table 60: US Exports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-7
1$200
   Table 61: US Imports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-8
Product Introductions/Innovations.....III-8
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-8
1$200
   Key Players.....III-92$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-11
Table 62: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-11
1$200
   Table 63: US Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121$200
   Table 64: US 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-131$200
   Table 65: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-141$200
   Table 66: US Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-151$200
   Table 67: US 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-161$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-17
Outlook.....III-17
Construction Market: An Overview.....III-17
1$75
   Table 68: Housing Starts in Canada (2009-2016) (in ‘000 Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-18

Table 69: Canada Investment in Non-Residential Sector (2012-2017) (in $ Billion) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-18
1$200
   Import-Export Scenario.....III-19
Table 70: Canadian Exports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-19

Table 71: Canadian Imports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-19
1$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-20
Table 72: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-20
1$200
   Table 73: Canadian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-211$200
   Table 74: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-221$200
   Table 75: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-231$200
   Table 76: Canadian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-241$200
   Table 77: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-251$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-26
Outlook.....III-26
Competitive Scenario.....III-26
Table 78: Leading Suppliers in the Japanese Flat Glass Market (2016): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Asahi Glass, Central Glass, Nippon Sheet Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-26
1$200
   Key Players.....III-272$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-29
Table 79: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-29
1$200
   Table 80: Japanese Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-301$200
   Table 81: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-311$200
   Table 82: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-321$200
   Table 83: Japanese Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-331$200
   Table 84: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-35
Flat Glass Market in Europe: An Overview.....III-35
Table 85: Europe Flat Glass Market by Product Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Demand for Basic Float Glass, Insulating Glass, Laminated Glass, Tempered Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35
1$200
   Flat Glass Production in the EU – An Overview.....III-36
Table 86: Glass Market in the EU (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume by Type of Glass - Container Glass, Flat Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36

Table 87: Flat Glass Production in the EU-27 (2012-2014) (In Million Tonnes) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
1$200
   Table 88: Flat Glass Production in the EU (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-37
Buildings Sector: Achieving Energy Efficiency through Glazing.....III-37
1$200
   Legislation and Safety Concerns Result in Enriched Product Mix.....III-381$75
   Recovery in Construction Sector Supports Demand for Flat Glass.....III-39 1$75
   Table 89: Europe Construction Sector (2012-2018): Percentage Change of Construction Output YoY (in %) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40

Table 90: Construction Industry in Europe (2010-2017E): Percentage Change of Construction Output by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40
1$200
   Table 91: Construction Industry in Europe (2017E): Percentage Breakdown of Construction Output by Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41
EU Legislations Drive Demand for Energy Efficient Products in Buildings.....III-41
1$200
   Automotive Industry Recovery Augurs Well for Float Glass Market.....III-421$75
   Slow Down Hits Solar Energy Glass Market.....III-431$75
   Import-Export Scenario.....III-44
Table 92: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Imports Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-44

Table 93: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Imports Volume by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-44
1$200
   Table 94: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-45

Table 95: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-45
1$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-46
Table 96: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-46
1$200
   Table 97: European Historic Review for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-471$200
   Table 98: European 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-481$200
   Table 99: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-491$200
   Table 100: European Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-501$200
   Table 101: European 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-511$200
   Table 102: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-521$200
   Table 103: European Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-531$200
   Table 104: European 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-541$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-55
Outlook.....III-55
Strategic corporate development.....III-55
Key Players.....III-55
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-56
Table 105: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-56
1$200
   Table 106: French Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-571$200
   Table 107: French 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-581$200
   Table 108: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-591$200
   Table 109: French Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-601$200
   Table 110: French 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-611$200
   Market Analysis.....III-62
Table 111: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-62
1$200
   Table 112: German Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-631$200
   Table 113: German 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-641$200
   Table 114: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-651$200
   Table 115: German Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-661$200
   Table 116: German 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-671$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-68
Market Overview.....III-68
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-68
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-69
Table 117: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-69
1$200
   Table 118: Italian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-701$200
   Table 119: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-711$200
   Table 120: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-721$200
   Table 121: Italian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-731$200
   Table 122: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-741$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-75
Flat Glass Market in the UK – An Overview.....III-75
Construction Industry in the UK – An Overview.....III-75
1$75
   Regulatory Environment.....III-76
New Car Security Rating Scheme (NCSR).....III-76
Implications of Safety Glazing Legislations.....III-76
BS Codes.....III-76
Building Regulations.....III-76
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-77
Table 123: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-77
1$200
   Table 124: UK Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-781$200
   Table 125: UK 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-791$200
   Table 126: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-801$200
   Table 127: UK Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-811$200
   Table 128: UK 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-821$200
   Market Analysis.....III-83
Table 129: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-83
1$200
   Table 130: Spanish Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-841$200
   Table 131: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-851$200
   Table 132: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-861$200
   Table 133: Spanish Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-871$200
   Table 134: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-881$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-89
Outlook.....III-89
Market Overview.....III-89
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-90
Table 135: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-90
1$200
   Table 136: Russian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-911$200
   Table 137: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-921$200
   Table 138: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-931$200
   Table 139: Russian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-941$200
   Table 140: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-951$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-96
Outlook.....III-96
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-96
Key Players.....III-96
2$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-98
Table 141: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-98
1$200
   Table 142: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-991$200
   Table 143: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1001$200
   Table 144: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1011$200
   Table 145: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1021$200
   Table 146: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1031$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-104
Outlook.....III-104
Competition.....III-104
Table 147: Asian Float Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacity by Company - AGC, Guardian, NSG, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-104
1$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-105
Table 148: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-105
1$200
   Table 149: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1061$200
   Table 150: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1071$200
   Table 151: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1081$200
   Table 152: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1091$200
   Table 153: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1101$200
   Table 154: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1111$200
   Table 155: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1121$200
   Table 156: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1131$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-114
Market Overview.....III-114
Table 157: Fabricated Flat Glass Market in China (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Demand (Value) by End-Use Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-114
1$200
   China – The World’s Leading Float Glass Market.....III-115
Competitive Landscape.....III-115
1$75
   Table 158: Raw Flat Glass Production (in Million Square Meters) and Float Glass as % of Raw Flat Glass Production in China for the Years 2012 through 2016 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-116

Table 159: Leading Producers of Float Glass in China (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Qibin, Xinyi, Yinxin, Zhebo, Zhongbo and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-116
1$200
   Table 160: Number of Float Glass Production Lines in China (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-117
Government-Led Reforms to Rationalize Float Glass Supply.....III-117
1$200
   Table 161: Flat Glass Production Capacity in China (2010-2016) (In (Weight Case/Year)) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-118
Construction Sector – A Major End User.....III-118
1$200
   Automotive Glass Market Benefits from Expanding Auto Sales.....III-119 1$75
   Table 162: Motor Vehicle Population per Capita in Select Countries (2016) (In Units Per 1000 People) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-120
Major Suppliers of Automotive Glass in China.....III-120
1$200
   Table 163: Leading Players in the Chinese Automotive Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Capacity for Asahi, Fuyao, PGW, Saint-Gobain and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121

Table 164: Leading Producers of Automotive Glass in China (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for AGC, Fuyao Glass, NSG, Saint Gobain, Shanghai Yaopi, Xinyi and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121
Promising Solar Energy Sector: Flat Glass Market to Benefit.....III-121
1$200
   Table 165: PV Glass Production Capacity in Thousand Tons per Day in China for the Years 2012, 2014 & 2016 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1221$200
   Table 166: Leading Players in the Chinese Solar PV Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Capacity for AVIC Sanxin, CNBM, CSG, Flat Glass, IRICO, Xinyi and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-123

Table 167: Capacity Expansion Plans of Select Solar PV Glass Manufacturers in China (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-123
1$200
   Increasing Demand for Low-E Glass.....III-124
Table 168: Penetration Rate (%) of Low-E Glass in China Vs Poland, South Korea and Germany for the Year 2016 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-124

Table 169: Leading Players in the Chinese Low-E Construction Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for CSG, Kibling, Taiwan Glass, Xinyi and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-124
1$200
   Patterned Glass Market Benefits from Improving Techniques & Diversifying
  Needs.....III-125
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-125
Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited (China) – A Key Player.....III-125
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-126
Table 170: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-126
1$200
   Table 171: Chinese Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1271$200
   Table 172: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1281$200
   Table 173: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1291$200
   Table 174: Chinese Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1301$200
   Table 175: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1311$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-132
Outlook.....III-132
Flat Glass Industry – Positioned for Strong Growth.....III-132
1$75
   Table 176: Indian Glass Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume by Type of Glass - Container, Float, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1331$200
   Construction Sector: The Primary End-Use Market.....III-1341$75
   Promising Opportunities for Float Glass in Architectural Sector.....III-135
Saint-Gobain India: The Leading Producer of Float Glass in India.....III-135
1$75
   Table 177: Leading Manufacturers of Float Glass in India (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Daily Production Capacity for Asahi India, Gold Plus Glass, Gujarat Guardian, HNG Float Glass and Saint-Gobain India (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-136
Rising Imports of Float Glass Present a Challenge for Indian Producers.....III-136
1$200
   Strategic Corporate Development.....III-137
Key Players.....III-137
2$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-139
Table 178: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-139
1$200
   Table 179: Indian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1401$200
   Table 180: Indian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1411$200
   Table 181: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1421$200
   Table 182: Indian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1431$200
   Table 183: Indian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1441$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-145
Outlook.....III-145
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-145
Key Players.....III-145
2$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-147
Table 184: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-147
1$200
   Table 185: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1481$200
   Table 186: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1491$200
   Table 187: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1501$200
   Table 188: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1511$200
   Table 189: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1521$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-153
Market Overview.....III-153
Large Scale Construction Projects Continue to Drive Demand.....III-153
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-154
Table 190: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-154
1$200
   Table 191: Middle East & Africa Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1551$200
   Table 192: Middle East & Africa 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1561$200
   Table 193: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1571$200
   Table 194: Middle East & Africa Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1581$200
   Table 195: Middle East & Africa 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1591$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-160
Market Overview.....III-160
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-160
1$75
   Cebrace Cristal Plano Ltda. (Brazil) – A Key Player.....III-161
B. Market Analytics.....III-161
Table 196: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-161
1$200
   Table 197: Latin American Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1621$200
   Table 198: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1631$200
   Table 199: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1641$200
   Table 200: Latin American Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1651$200
   Table 201: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1661$200
  
Total Companies Profiled: 94 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 137)

Region/Country Players

The United States 10 Japan 5 Europe 55 France 7 Germany 12 The United Kingdom 6 Italy 5 Spain 2 Rest of Europe 23 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 53 Middle East 9 Latin America 3 Africa 2
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