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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Textile Glass Fibers in Thousand Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Construction, Automotive, Industrial/Commercial Equipment, Marine, Consumer Goods, Paper & Fabrics, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US,
Middle East, and
Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.
The report profiles 47 companies including many key and niche players such as 3B-the fibreglass company, AGY Holding Corp., Product Offerings of AGY Holding Corp., China Fiberglass Co., Ltd., Chongqing Polycom International Corporation Ltd., Johns Manville Corporation, Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd., Owens Corning, Inc., OCV Reinforcements, PPG Industries, Inc., and Taishan Glass Fiber Co., Ltd.
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 I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3End Use Segments I-4Construction I-4Automotive I-4Industrial/Commercial Equipment I-4Marine I-4Consumer Goods I-4Paper & Fabrics I-4Others I-4
II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1End-Use Market Dynamics Set the Tone for Future Growth II-1Developing Markets to Power Growth II-1Construction, Automotive & Industrial Equipment: Key End-UseMarkets II-2Noteworthy Trends & Issues II-3Glass Fiber Composite Products: Advancements Fuel Demandfrom Various Applications II-3New Application Areas for Reinforced Plastics II-3Advanced Materials Challenge Glass Fiber Dominance inReinforcement Market II-4Infrastructure Projects: Opportunity for Glass FiberComposites Market II-4Emission Reduction Mandates: Opportunity in AutomotiveIndustry II-4Long-Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Polypropylene - A Growing Market II-4Glass Fiber Manufacturing Shifts to Asia II-4Demand for Glass Fiber in Niche Applications II-5Competitive Scenario II-5Table 1: World Fiberglass Production by Leading Players(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Output for
Owen Corning,Saint Gobain, China Fiberglass Co., Ltd., PPG Industries,Chongqing Polycomp International Corp., Taishan Fiberglass,and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6
2. A MACRO VIEW OF KEY ECONOMIC INDICATORS II-7World Economy - A Key Growth Driver II-7Economic Growth Projected to Slow Amid Global Headwinds II-7Table 2: GDP Growth Trend Across Major Economies: 2009-2012E(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9Current Account Imbalances Are Wide II-10Key Downside Risks for the Euro Area II-11US - A Subpar Recovery with Heightened Policy Uncertainty II-11Construction Industry - A Review II-12Developing Markets to Drive Global Growth II-14Table 3: Worldwide Construction Spending by Country (2011)(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14