Fluoropolymers Market 102017

Fluoropolymers Market: PTFE Product Type Segment to Lead in Terms of Market Share Throughout the Forecast Period: Global Industry Analysis (2012 - 2016) and Opportunity Assessment (2017 - 2027)

  • 2017-10-17
  • REP-GB-5291
  • 339 pages
Fluoropolymers Market 102017

An Incisive, In-depth Analysis on the Fluoropolymers Market

This study offers a comprehensive, 360 degree analysis on the Fluoropolymers market, bringing to fore insights that can help stakeholders identify the opportunities as well as challenges. It tracks the global Fluoropolymers market across key regions, and offers in-depth commentary and accurate quantitative insights. The study also includes incisive competitive landscape analysis, and provides key recommendations to market players on winning imperatives and successful strategies.

In terms of value, the global fluoropolymers market is estimated to reach US$ 8,188.5 Mn by 2017 end and is anticipated to increase to US$ 13,459.9 Mn by 2027 end, exhibiting a CAGR of 5.1% over the forecast period. Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) is expected to exhibit promising growth in the global fluoropolymers market, registering a CAGR of 5.9% over the forecast period. Driven by sales growth of fluoropolymers across various end-use applications, the APEJ market is expected to witness a sustainable growth rate over the coming years. India and China are likely to provide substantial opportunities in the global fluoropolymers market through 2027. The global fluoropolymers market is expected to create a total incremental opportunity of US$ 5,271.4 Mn during the forecast period. Major stakeholders are focussing on backward integration and novel product offerings in order to gain competitive advantage in the global fluoropolymers market.

Superior properties of fluoropolymers – leading to their increased utilisation in various applications – are expected to drive revenue growth of the global fluoropolymers market

Increasing demand for fluoropolymers from various end-use industries owing to their superior properties is expected to drive overall revenue growth of the market across the globe. Fluoropolymers are also utilised in solar PV modules as front sheets. Record deployment and rapid expansion of solar panels across the globe is anticipated to boost the demand for fluoropolymers over the coming years. The global fluoropolymers market is strongly influenced by a growing industrial processing sector, electrical appliances and consumer electronics industry and the construction industry coupled with production expansion.

However, factors such as high price and relatively more complex manufacturing process are anticipated to create significant challenges to the global fluoropolymers market growth.

Performance analysis of the product type segment

On the basis of product type, the global fluoropolymers market is segmented into PTFE (Polytetrafluoroethylene), FEP (Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene), PFA (Perfluoroalkoxy Alkane), PVF (Polyvinyl Fluoride), PVDF (Polyvinylidene Fluoride), ETFE (Ethylene tetrafluoroethylene), and others, which include ECTFE, PCTFE, etc.. PTFE is projected to account for a major share of the global fluoropolymers market through 2027. Growth of the PTFE segment is estimated to remain high over the forecast period, accounting for approximately one third of the total market share in terms of volume. Expanding at a healthy growth rate, the PVF segment is expected to create significant growth opportunities over the coming years. In terms of value, the PTFE segment is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 5.4% over the forecast period. The demand for PTFE and PVF is expected to remain high across different regions. On the other hand, the PVDF segment is estimated to exhibit a steady growth rate through the forecast period.

Market analysis of the product type segment

  • Increasing demand in the PTFE & PVDF segments is expected to be witnessed across the different regional markets during the forecast period

  • The PTFE segment is expected to create incremental $ opportunity of US$ 2,677.2 Mn between 2017 and 2027. The growth in demand can be attributed to its better thermal and chemical resistance properties

  • In terms of volume, the PVF and PTFE segments are expected to grow and become 1.7x and 1.6x between 2017 and 2027

  • The PTFE segment is expected to gain a significant 150 basis points over the forecast period

In a new report titled “Fluoropolymers Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Opportunity Assessment (2017-2027)” Future Market Insights offers detailed insights and in-depth research on the global fluoropolymers market over a 10-year forecast period 2017 – 2027. The report covers the important factors driving the growth of the global fluoropolymers market, untapped opportunities for manufacturers, trends and developments shaping the dynamics of the global fluoropolymers market and other insights across various key segments. The report identifies the drivers and restraints impacting the growth of the global fluoropolymers market. Changing trends are also analysed and incorporated in the report to equip the client with exhaustive information about the market resulting in better decision making. Macroeconomic factors and forecast factors that directly and indirectly affect the growth of the global fluoropolymers market are also included in the report.

Global Fluoropolymers Market: Segmentation

To understand and assess opportunities in the global fluoropolymers market, we have divided the report into four sections based on market segmentation as under:

By Product Type

By End Use

By Application

By Region

  • PTFE

  • FEP

  • PFA

  • PVF

  • PVDF

  • ETFE

  • Others (ECTFE, PCTFE, etc.)

  • Automotive and Aerospace

  • Industrial Processing

  • Healthcare

  • Electrical and Electronics

  • Construction

  • Others

  • Coatings and Liners

  • Additives

  • Films

  • Mechanical Parts and Components

  • Other Applications

  • North America

  • Latin America

  • Western Europe

  • Eastern Europe

  • Asia Pacific Excluding Japan (APEJ)

  • Japan

  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)


The market value for all segments is taken in US$ Mn and the market volume is identified in Tonnes for all the segments. The product type section of the report studies the market based on various types of fluoropolymer films and also focusses on the new technological developments as well as product offerings in the global fluoropolymers market. The regional section of the report highlights country-wise fluoropolymer films demand. It provides a market outlook for 2017–2027 and sets the forecast within the context of the global fluoropolymers market.

In the final section of the report, a competitive landscape has been included to provide report audiences with a dashboard view. The report provides detailed market share analysis of the fluoropolymer films market on the basis of key manufacturers. Comprehensive profiles of manufacturers are also included within the scope of the report to evaluate their strategies, key offerings and recent developments in the global fluoropolymers market.

Our research methodology

Market volume is inferred through in-depth secondary research and validated from industry experts through primary interviews. Each interview is thoroughly analysed and average market volume is deduced and reconfirmed prior to incorporating in the report. The price of fluoropolymer films is deduced on the basis of product type, where the average price of each product type is inferred across all the seven assessed regions. The market value of the global fluoropolymers market is thus calculated from the data provided by the average selling price and market volume. For the 10-year forecast of the global fluoropolymers market, various macroeconomic factors, forecast factors and changing trends have been observed, giving an idea about the future of the market. Other important factors considered to arrive at market forecast are the size of the current market, inputs from the demand side and the supply side and other dynamics shaping the scenario of the market. In the compilation of the report, the forecast is conducted in terms of CAGR, while other important criteria such as year-on-year growth and absolute dollar opportunity have also been incorporated presenting the client with crystal clear insights into future opportunities likely to emerge in the global fluoropolymers market.

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