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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Float Glass in Thousand Metric Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Construction (Residential, & Commercial), and Automotive (OE Glazing, & AGR (Automotive Glass Replacement). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, 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 109 companies including many key and niche players such as Asahi Glass Co., Ltd., AGC Glass Company North America, AGC Glass Europe, Asahi India Glass Ltd., PT Asahimas Flat Glass Tbk, Compagnie De Saint-Gobain, Saint-Gobain Glass India Ltd., Central Glass Co., Ltd., Carlex Glass Company, Guardian Industries Corp., Gujarat Guardian Limited, Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd., Pilkington Group Limited, Trakya Cam Sanayii A.S., and Taiwan Glass Group.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-3 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1A Prelude II-1Developing Regions Power Ahead II-1Construction and Automotive Sectors Shape Demand Trends II-2Construction - The Major End-Use Segment II-2Automotive: Another Key Driving Market II-3Float Glass Production Scenario II-3Table 1: World Float Glass Market (2011): Annual ProductionCapacity by Major Regions - China, Europe, North America,Asian, South America and Japan (in Million Tons) (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-4 Table 2: World Float Glass Market (2010-2012): Float GlassCapacity Utilization (%) in North America Europe and China(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4 Table 3: World Float Glass Market (2011): PercentageBreakdown of Production Capacity by Type- Float Glass, RolledGlass and Sheet Glass (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-5Noteworthy Trends & Issues II-5Glazing Used for Styling and Differentiation of Automotives II-5Demand for Solar Control and Advanced Flat Glass in OEMAutomotive Market II-5Automotive Glazing Market Consolidates II-6New Value-Added Products Revive Flat Glass Market II-6Innovative Frequency-Selective Solar Glazing Material II-6Need to Achieve Energy Efficiency Favors Float Glass Market II-7Plastics - Are They a Threat? II-7Recycling Flat Glass Waste into Paper II-7