NANOCOMPOSITES - A GLOBAL MARKET REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the Global market for Nanocomposites in Million Pounds. The report analyzes the Global and the US market for Nanocomposites by the following End-Use Segments: Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive, and Others (includes Household & Personal Care Goods, Sporting Goods, Medical & Industrial Equipment, and Aerospace & Defense Applications). Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for this market.Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain. The report profiles 91 companies including many key and niche players such as -

3M ESPE
Arkema Group
BASF SE
Cabot Corporation
Cyclics Corporation
DSM Somos


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Code: MCP-1526
Price: $4500
Companies: 91
Pages: 476
Date: March 2012
Market Data Tables: 9

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 TABLE OF CONTENTS


 
   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Quantitative Techniques & Analytics.....I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3
Packaging.....I-3
Building & Construction.....I-3
  
   Electronics & Electrical.....I-4
Automotive.....I-4
Others.....I-4
  
   Nanocomposites: A Potential Laden Market.....II-11$100
   Ready to Take a Giant Leap.....II-2
Current Scenario: A Review.....II-2
Recession Temporarily Tames Down Growth Momentum in Nanocomposites Market.....II-2
1$100
   The World Beyond the Recession.....II-3
End-Use Market Metrics.....II-3
Plastics Industry: A Promising Application Area.....II-3
1$100
   Packaging – A Major Area for Nanocomposites.....II-4
Nanocomposites Coating – Essential for Food Packaging.....II-4
1$100
   Nanomaterials and Composites – Significant for the Automotive Industry.....II-5
Nanocomposites – Plays Key Role in Flame Retardant Industry.....II-5
Electronics & Electrical, Automotive: Exhibit Highest Growth.....II-5
Noteworthy Trends & Issues.....II-5
Declining Prices of Nanomaterials and Composites: A Boon to Nanocomposites.....II-5
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   Carbon Nanotubes to Register Robust Growth.....II-6
Carbon Nanotubes Production Goes Up.....II-6
1$100
   Developing Markets to Turbo Charge Future Growth in Nanotechnology Market.....II-7
Innovation – A Key for Future Growth.....II-7
Research Institutions - Exploiting New Applications and Techniques.....II-7
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   Commercialization: Future Growth Engine for Nanocomposites.....II-8
Polymer Nanocomposites: High Growth Potential.....II-8
Obstacles in Nanocomposites Manufacturing.....II-8
1$100
   Demand for High-Priced Resins to Surge in the US.....II-91$100
   Nanotechnology.....II-10
A Conceptual Definition.....II-10
1$100
   What is Nanotechnology?.....II-11
Background.....II-11
1$100
   Leaving Conventional Size Behind.....II-12
Composites.....II-12
2$200
   Nanocomposites.....II-14
History.....II-14
Definition & Overview.....II-14
1$100
   Operation & Functionality.....II-151$100
   Challenges.....II-16
Exfoliation and Orientation.....II-16
Compatibility and Reaggregation.....II-16
Forms of Nanocomposites.....II-16
Polymer Nanocomposites.....II-16
1$100
   Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Nanocomposites.....II-171$100
   Intercalated Nanocomposites.....II-18
Exfoliated Nanocomposites.....II-18
Nano-Bio Composites.....II-18
Phenolic Nanocomposites.....II-18
1$100
   Polyolefin Nanocomposites.....II-19
Polyvinyl Chloride Nanocomposites.....II-19
Polyurethane Nanocomposites.....II-19
Unsaturated Polyester Nanocomposites.....II-19
1$100
   Nylon Nanocomposites.....II-20
Nanoparticle Nanocomposites.....II-20
Nanofillers.....II-20
Carbon Nanotubes.....II-20
1$100
   Mechanical Properties.....II-211$100
   Conductive Properties.....II-22
Chemical-Biochemical Properties.....II-22
Potential (and Real) Application.....II-22
Polymers.....II-22
Energy.....II-22
Nanoelectronics.....II-22
Medical Applications.....II-22
1$100
   Other Applications.....II-23
Nanoclays.....II-23
1$100
   Nanotalcs.....II-24
Graphite Platelets.....II-24
Carbon Nanofibers.....II-24
Synthetic Clays.....II-24
Natural Fibers (Hemp or Flax).....II-24
1$100
   Environmental Concerns/Health Hazards.....II-251$100
   Packaging.....II-261$100
   Building & Construction.....II-27
Electronics & Electrical.....II-27
Automotive.....II-27
1$100
   Others.....II-282$200
   Intel Corporation and Carnegie Mellon to Unveil New Class of Materials.....II-30
Kuraray Co. Develops New Electro-Conductive Fiber, KURALON EC.....II-30
Standridge Develops Acetal and Nylon based Nanocompounds.....II-30
3D Systems Unleashes Novel Nanocomposite Material, Accura Greystone.....II-30
1$100
   Nanophase Launches Nanoengineered Dispersions for Water-Based Coatings.....II-31
RTP Adds Resins to its Carbon Nanotube Compounds Line.....II-31
Akzo Nobel Rolls Out Herbol-Symbiotec™ Façade Coating.....II-31
RTP Company Develops Advanced Nanoclay Compounds.....II-31
1$100
   US-Based Private Inventors Develop New Nanocomposites.....II-32
US-Based Researchers Develop Nanocomposite Elastomers.....II-32
US-based Researchers Develop Polymer Nanocomposites.....II-32
NanoGram Develops Polymer Nanocomposites.....II-32
NIST and University of Pennsylvania Conduct Nanoparticle Research.....II-32
1$100
   University of Hawaii Develops Multifunctional Nanocomposite Material.....II-33
Revcor Develops Polymer Nanocomposites-Based Air Movement Devices.....II-33
CCLRC Daresbury Laboratory Researchers in the Process of Developing Nanocomposite
  Materials.....II-33
1$100
   University of Belfast Researchers Develop Nanocomposite Plasticizer.....II-34
Scientists at LBNL and UA Develop Nanocomposite Composed of Metal.....II-34
Scientists Develop Thermoplastic Olefin Nanocomposite.....II-34
UCL Scientists Develop New Nanocomposite Polymer for Medical Devices.....II-34
1$100
   Easton Sports Launches Stealth Comp CNT Bats.....II-35
Industrial Nanotech Launches Nansulate LDX Industrial Coating.....II-35
Industrial Nanotech Introduces Nanoboost Automobile Fuel Efficiency and Power
  Booster.....II-35
Industrial Nanotech Develops New Chill Pipe Insulating Coatings.....II-35
PolyOne Introduces Nanoblend Concentrates for Irrigation Applications.....II-35
1$100
   NEI Corporation to Develop Silicon Nanocomposites for NASA and OSD.....II-361$100
   Wisepower Co., Ltd Acquires Unidym, Inc from Arrowhead Research Corporation.....II-37
NanoRidge and Riley Team Up to Manufacture and Supply Nanotech Enhanced Armor.....II-37
Applied Nanotech Holdings Bags Contract from US Army ERDC-CERL.....II-37
NaturalNano Acquires Majority Interest in Combotexs.....II-37
1$100
   Abakan Enters Into Agreement with MesoCoat and Powdermet.....II-38
Applied Nanotech Obtains Purchase Order from the U.S. Army.....II-38
SwissINSO and LESO-PB Enter Into Collaboration.....II-38
nanoScience Engineering Corp. and A Schulman Ink Joint Development Agreement.....II-38
1$100
   PolyMedex Takes Over Putnam Plastics.....II-39
PPG Industries Acquires NanoProducts Corp......II-39
Radici Group and HeiQ Materials Join Hands for Producing Nanofeel™.....II-39
1$100
   Nanoledge and Novachem Ink Distribution Agreement for NANO IN Res.....II-40
Rockwood Clay Additives Acquires Süd-Chemie AG’s Nanoclay Additives Business.....II-40
Clariant and Schoeller Join Hands to Market NanoSphere®.....II-40
Oxonica Energy Signs a Two-Part Agreement with Nyacol Nano Technologies.....II-40
Nanoledge Ropes In Marion Nanosystems for Distributing NANO IN in Australia.....II-40
1$100
   Industrial Nanotech’s Nansulate® Application Penetrates BioFuel Refinery
  Sector.....II-41
Zeox to Acquire a Majority Stake in Nano Clays.....II-41
Nanotech’s Nansulate® to be Coated on Kwik Ice’ Refrigerated Trucks and
  Trailers.....II-41
NaturalNano and Cascade Engineering Sign Joint Development Agreement.....II-41
1$100
   NauturalNano and Nylon Corporation Ink Joint Development Agreement.....II-42
Industrial Nanotech to Supply Nansulate® to Moore Insulation.....II-42
Amcol International Restructures Nanocomposite Group.....II-42
Industrial Nanotech’s Nansulate Finds Application in Dairy Processing Industry.....II-42
1$100
   Nanopolymer Composite Starts Nano-PA6 Commercial Production.....II-43
ISTN Gets NIH Nanotechnology SBIR Grant.....II-43
Industrial Nanotech Receives US Patent for Nansulate Industrial Coatings.....II-43
Industrial Nanotech Appoints Plant Werx Pte Ltd as Distributor in Malaysia and
  Singapore.....II-43
Industrial Nanotech Enters into Distribution Agreement with Isobrasil.....II-43
1$100
   Industrial Nanotech Enters into Agreement with Caled Industries.....II-44
Industrial Nanotech’s Nansulate High Heat Successfully Utilized in Brewery.....II-44
Braskem Develops New Manufacturing Process for PE and PP Nanocomposites.....II-44
1$100
   3M ESPE (USA).....II-45
Arkema Group (France).....II-45
BASF SE (Germany).....II-45
1$100
   Cabot Corporation (USA).....II-46
Cyclics Corporation (USA).....II-46
1$100
   DSM Somos (USA).....II-47
Du Pont (E.I) De Nemours & Company (USA).....II-47
Elementis Specialties Inc. (USA).....II-47
1$100
   eSpin Technologies, Inc. (USA).....II-48
Evonik Degussa GmbH (Germany).....II-48
Foster Corporation (USA).....II-48
1$100
   Hybrid Plastics Inc (USA).....II-49
Hyper-Therm High-Temperature Composites, Inc. (USA).....II-49
1$100
   Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (USA).....II-50
Inframat Corporation (USA).....II-50
InMat, Inc. (USA).....II-50
1$100
   Nanocor Incorporated (USA).....II-51
Nanoledge SA (France).....II-51
Nanophase Technologies Corporation (USA).....II-51
1$100
   Nyacol Nano Technologies Incorporated (USA).....II-52
Powdermet, Inc. (USA).....II-52
1$100
   Showa Denko K.K. (Japan).....II-53
Rockwood Additives Ltd. (Germany).....II-53
1$100
   TNO (The Netherlands).....II-54
Unidym, Inc. (US).....II-54
Unitika Ltd. (Japan).....II-54
1$100
   Zyvex Technologies (USA).....II-551$100
   Table 1: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Nanocomposites by Geographic Region – US, Europe, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-561$350
   Table 2: World Historic Review for Nanocomposites by Geographic Region – US, Europe, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-571$350
   Table 3: World 15-Year Perspective for Nanocomposites by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Europe, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-581$350
   Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment – Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-591$350
   Table 5: World Historic Review for Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment – Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-601$350
   Table 6: World 15-Year Perspective for Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive, and Others Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-611$350
   Table 7: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment – Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-621$350
   Table 8: US Historic Review for Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment – Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption in Million Pounds for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-631$350
   Table 9: US 15-Year Perspective for Nanocomposites by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Automotive, and Others Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-641$350
  
Total Companies Profiled: 93 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 97)

Region/Country Players

The United States 64 Japan 9 Europe 19 France 2 Germany 6 The United Kingdom 3 Rest of Europe 8 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 4 Latin America 1
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