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Global Nanotechnology Industry

NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Nanotechnology Industry

This report analyzes the Global market for Nanotechnology in US$ Billion by the following End-Use Sectors: Chemicals, Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Semiconductors & Electronics, Pharma & Healthcare, Food, and Others. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2018.The report profiles 670 companies including many key and niche players such as Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc., Advanced Nano Products Company Limited, Altair Nanotechnologies Inc., Arrowhead Research Corporation., Calando Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Bruker Corporation, Catalytic Materials, LLC, Chemat Technology Inc., eSpin Technologies, Inc., ELITech Group, Genefluidics, Inc., Hanwha Nanotech Corporation, Hybrid Plastics, Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc., Integran Technologies, Inc., Intrinsiq Materials Limited, Life Technologies Corportation, Luxtera, Inc., Nanocyl S.A., NanoGram Corporation, NanoMaterials Ltd., Nanosys, Inc., Quantumsphere, Inc., Raymor Industries, Inc., Rogue Valley Microdevices, Inc., Shenzhen Nanotech Port Co., Ltd., SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc., Starpharma Holdings, Dendritic Nanotechnologies, Inc., Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, LLC, and Unidym, Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy reliability and reporting limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data interpretation & reporting level l-2Quantitative techniques & analytics I-3Product definitions and scope of study I-3Chemicals I-3Automotive I-4Aerospace and defense I-4Semiconductors & electronics I-4Pharma & healthcare I-4Food I-5Other end-use applications I-5

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1Nanotechnology - A Curtain Raiser II-1Breaking Conventional Size Barriers II-2New Discoveries Bridge the Gap between Organic and InorganicMaterials II-2Expect the Unexpected II-3Nanotechnology Industry Gathering Momentum II-3Enabling Technologies - Need of the Hour II-3Impact of Recent Economic Recession in Retrospect II-4Resurgence in Global Economy Reinstates Stable Growth Momentumin Nanotechnology Market in 2010 II-5Nanotechnology Market Fares Relatively Better Amidst EurozoneCrisis II-6Current and Future Analysis II-6Regional Dynamics II-6Developing Markets to Turbo Charge Future Growth inNanotechnology Market II-7Semiconductors & Electronics - The Largest End-Use Market II-7Beyond MEMS and MST II-7Growing Demand for 90-nm Technology in SoC Market II-8Shift in Direction Towards "More Than Moore's Law" BringsSpotlight on Nanointegration II-8Need for Use of Minute Parts in Consumer Electronics II-9Growing Need for Boosting Computer Disk Drive Storage II-9Pharmaceutical & HealthCare Industry to Lend Traction to theNanotechnology Market II-9Nanomedicine Market to Achieve Phenomenal Growth II-10High Demand for Tiny Healthcare Devices II-11Nanotechnology Gaining Prominence for Treatment of Cancer II-11Review of Select Cancer Treatment Procedures usingNanotechnology II-11Nanodiagnostic Products to Achieve Significant Demand II-12Key Statistical Findings II-13Table 1: Percentage Breakdown of Number of NanotechnologyCompanies in Healthcare Industry Worldwide byRegion/Country (2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13Table 2: Percentage Breakdown of Number of NanotechnologyCompanies in Healthcare Industry Worldwide by Type -Private and Public Sector (2011) (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-13Table 3: Percentage Breakdown of Number of NanotechnologyCompanies in Healthcare Industry Worldwide By Sector -Therapeutics and Drug Delivery; Clinical Diagnostics; DrugDiscovery Tools and Biomedical Research; and Biomaterialsand Biomedical Implants (2011) (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-14Table 4: Percentage Breakdown of Number of NanotechnologyCompanies in the field of Therapeutics and Drug DeliveryWorldwide by Area - Targeted Nanoparticles, Solubility &Reformulation, Sustained Release, Blood Brain Barrier,Nanomaterial Therapeutics and Others (2011) (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-14Table 5: Percentage Breakdown of Number of NanotechnologyCompanies in the field Therapeutics Worldwide byTherapeutic Area - Oncology, Infectious Diseases, CentralNervous System Diseases, Nutraceuticals, Ophthalmology andOthers (2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15Table 6: Percentage Breakdown of Number of NanotechnologyCompanies in the field of Clinical Imaging and DiagnosticsWorldwide by Area - Tags and Probes; Imaging Agents;Biosensors and Bio-detection; and Instruments (2011)(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15Nanocatalyst Applications in Pharmaceutical Industry II-15Reduction in Wastage and Side-Products - An EstablishedCommercial Application II-15Demand from Chemical Industry Boosts Nanotechnology Market II-16Established Commercial Nanocatalyst Applications II-16Detergents II-16Ethanol Production II-16Agricultural Chemicals II-16Food Industry - Opportunities Galore II-17Opportunities in Food Packaging Growing at a Frenzy Pace II-17Nanotechnology Revolutionizing the Automotive Industry II-17Automotive Segment - A Key Application Area forNanomaterials & Composites II-18Nanotechnology Applications in Consumer Goods Market II-18Nanotechnology in Cosmetic Industry II-18Opportunities in Space Research II-18Defying Gravity- NASA Banks on Nanotechnology II-18The Challenges II-19The Viable Force II-19Government & Research Institutes Among Leading Customers II-20Low Entry Barriers & Broad IP Landscape Attract Players fromDiverse Backgrounds II-22Focus on Improved Performance to Bring New ManufacturingMethods for Nanomaterials II-23

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