Flat glass market is expected to witness growth owing to rising insulation demand from the construction sector coupled with increasing awareness regarding the importance of tempered glass in the automotive industry. The increasing applications of laminated and insulating glass in solar energy applications are also estimated to drive the market for flat glass. Rising construction in various regions including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and MEA and growing awareness for durable building materials is expected to fuel flat glass demand in the near future. Growing automobile industry especially in Asia Pacific is projected to drive the market during the forecast period.
The energy market is estimated to be a lucrative application opportunity as the demand increases in new applications during the forecast period. Technological developments in energy harnessing owing to superior properties such as recyclability and sustainability are expected drive the growth in this application. However, availability of raw material and price volatility may affect the growth in a highly concentrated and saturated market. Rising research and innovations to introduce new specialized and advanced products is expected to open new opportunities in the next five years. The regulatory environment of the flat glass market is characterized by the implementation of BS Codes and other such stringent safety legislations.
This report identifies the global Flat Glass market size for the year 2014-2016 and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the potential growth opportunities in the coming years, while also reviewing the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, market dynamics, competitive landscape and other key aspects with respect to the Flat Glass market.
Asia Pacific is estimated to be the largest market for Flat Glass owing to automobile production and growing construction industry. Asia Pacific is followed by Europe and North America.
This report segments Flat Glass market on the basis of type, production method and regional market as follows:
- Flat Glass Market, by Type: Fabricated and Non Fabricated
- Flat Glass Market, by Application: Construction, Automotive and Others
- This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region.
This report identifies all the major companies operating in the Flat Glass market. Some of the major companies’ profiles in detail are as follows:
- Nippon Sheet
1. Flat Glass Market –Overview
2. Executive Summary
3. Flat Glass Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.3. Product Benchmarking
3.4. End User Profiling
3.5. Top 5 Financials Analysis
4. Flat Glass Market–Forces
4.1.1. Rising Demand for Infrastructure and Construction
4.1.2. Growing Automobile Industry
4.2.1. Supply Chain and Price Volatility
4.3.1. Engineering and Construction Trends
4.5. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.5.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.5.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.5.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.5.5. Degree of Competition
5. Flat Glass Market, By Type
5.2. Non Fabricated
6. Flat Glass Market, By Production Method
7. Flat Glass Market, By Geography
7.1.7. Rest of Europe
7.2. Asia Pacific
7.2.4. South Korea
7.2.5. Rest of Asia-Pacific
7.3. North America
7.4. Rest of the World (RoW)
7.4.2. Rest of RoW
8. Flat Glass – Market Entropy
8.2. Technological Developments
8.3. Merger & Acquisitions and Joint Ventures
8.4. Supply- Contract
9. Company Profiles(By- Introduction, Financials, Key Insights, Key Strategy, Product Portfolio, SWOT Analysis)
9.2. Nippon Sheet
9.3. Guardian Industries
9.4. AJJ Ltd
9.6. Independent Co. Ltd.
9.8. NSG Group
9.9. Saint-Gobain, AGC
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"
10.3. Research Methodology
10.5. Compilation of Expert Insights