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Global High Temperature Plastics Industry


A Curtain Raiser II-1

Value Analysis II-1

Volume Analysis II-2

2. MARKET OVERVIEW II-3Recession Drubs Demand for HTPs; Outlook Remains Positive II-3HTPs Make Conventional Material Obsolete II-3End-Use Markets Spur Demand for Fluoropolymers II-3Innovation Sustains PTFE Market II-4PFOA Toxicity Issue Plagues the Fluoropolymers Industry II-4Polyphthalamide - Driving High Performance Polyamides Growth II-4Table 1: World High Performance Polyamides Market by Type(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption forPolyphthalamide, Nylon 46 and MXD-6 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-5Strong Demand on Cards for Polyimide Films II-5Polyphenylene Sulfide - A Focus on End-Use Applications II-5Electronic and Electrical II-5Automotive II-5Industrial II-6Filters and Filter Bags II-6Aerospace II-6HTPs - End-Use Perspective II-6Overview II-6Bright Future for HTPs in Electronics II-6Prospects for Fluoropolymers in Automobiles II-7LCPs for Barrier Packaging Applications II-7Surgical Equipment with LCPs and PPS II-7Key Statistics II-7Fluoropolymers II-7Table 2: World Fluoropolymer Production by Country/Region(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Output for US,Europe, Japan and Rest of World (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-7

Table 3: Volume Demand for Fluoropolymers Worldwide by

Country/Region (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Consumption

for US, Europe and Rest of World (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-8

Table 4: Value Demand for Fluoropolymers Worldwide byCountry/Region (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Consumptionfor US, Europe and Rest of World (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-8

Table 5: Global Fluoropolymer Market (2011): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Consumption by Type- PTFE, PVDF, FEP and

Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

Leading Players II-8

Table 6: Leading Players in Global Fluoropolymers Market

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Production for

DuPont, Daikin, Dyneon, Shandong Dongyue, Solvay Solexis,

Asahi Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Polyphenylene Sulfides II-9

Table 7: Volume Demand for Polyphenylene Sulfides by End-Use

Industry (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Demand for

Automobiles, Electrical and Electronics, Domestic

Appliances, Industrial Equipment and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 8: Leading Producers of Polyphenylene SulfideWorldwide (2010): Percentage Breakdown of ProductionCapacity for China Lumena, Chevron Phillips, DIC, Celanese,Toray and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10Polyketones II-10Table 9: Leading Producers of Polyaryletheretherketone(PEEK) Polymer Worldwide (2011): Percentage Breakdown ofVolume Output for Victrex, Solvay and Evonik (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-10


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