Liquid Crystal Polymer Market – Global Industry Insights, Market Size Estimation and Growth Forecast By Type (Thermotropic and Lyotropic), By Brands (Laperos LCP, Vectra/Zenite, Xydar, Sumikasuper and Others), By End Use Industry (Semiconductor and Electronics, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Healthcare and Others), & By Regions, 2017-2025

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Report Code: CM-101-092217 | Category: Chemicals and Materials

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Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Report - Description

The market for liquid crystal polymer (LCP) has been covered under the scope of this report. Liquid crystals polymers are aromatic polyesters mostly synthesized from p-hydroxybenzoic acid and its monomers. These polymers are chemically inert and highly fire resistant. Liquid crystal polymer is of two types such as lyotropic and thermotropic. Lyotropic liquid crystal polymer is derived by dissolving the polymer in a solvent while thermotropic liquid crystal polymer is derived by heating the polymer above its melting point. The global liquid crystal polymer market has been segmented on the basis of type, brands, end-use industry, and region. It also provides a cross-sectional study of the global liquid crystal polymer market across broad regional segments such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), Middle-East & Africa (MEA) and Latin America under its scope. The LCP market is primarily being driven by the rising demand of liquid crystal polymer in semiconductor and electronics industry, growing usage of LCP in ultrathin component manufacturing and increase in the application of liquid crystal polymer in the medical sector among others.

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Revenue Report
Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Revenue Share By End-Use Industry

A complete analysis of market dynamics, which include the market drivers, restraints, and opportunities, is included under the scope of the report. Market dynamics for the different segments, namely type, brands and end-use industry, have been covered separately, under the purview of the report. Additionally, the country level trend for each region has also been covered under the scope of the report. Thus, this report provides an exhaustive study of the global liquid crystal polymer market and also provides the forecast of the market for the period from 2017 – 2025.

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Revenue Forecast
Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Revenue and Volume Forecast

Under the scope of the report on global liquid crystal polymer market, several high-level analyses have been covered. This includes the product-market trend analysis, product lifecycle analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis and market attractiveness analysis. Key trends analysis discusses the current and upcoming trends of liquid crystal polymer market. Product lifecycle analysis analyzes the current lifecycle stage of the product in the five wide geographic regions, such as whether the product is approaching maturity in a region or whether it is a new entrant etc. Porter’s five forces analysis provides insights on the competitive scenario, with regards to new entrants, substitutes, buyers, and suppliers. For providing a detailed insight into the global liquid crystal polymer market, the market attractive analysis has been provided in the report. Market attractiveness analysis details the investment attractiveness, by each type, brands, end-use industry and geography.

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Analysis
Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Primary Interviews Breakdown By Geography

The competitive profiling of the key players in the global liquid crystal polymer market and their business segments has been exhaustively covered under the purview of the study. Moreover, the distinct business strategies that have been adopted by the major players in the market have also been included in the report.

Some major players in the market are: Celanese Corporation (The U.S.), Polyplastics Co., Ltd (Japan), Solvay S.A (Belgium), Sumitomo Chemical (Japan), Ensinger GmbH (Japan), SABIC (Saudi Arabia), E-Polymers Co Ltd (South Korea), LATI SpA (Italy), PolyOne Corporation (The U.S.) and Toray International, Inc. (Japan) among others.

 
The market has been segmented as follows:
Liquid Crystal Polymer Market, by Type

  • Thermotropic
  • Lyotropic

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market, by Brands

  • Laperos LCP
  • Vectra/Zenite
  • Xydar
  • Sumikasuper
  • Others

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market, by End-Use Industry

  • Semiconductor and Electronics
  • Automotive
  • Consumer Goods
  • Healthcare
  • Others

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market, by Region:

  • North America
    • The U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • The U.K
    • Italy
    • Rest of the Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Rest of the Asia Pacific
  • Middle-East & Africa (MEA)
    • South Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Rest of the MEA
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of the Latin America

Table of Content

  1. Introduction
    • Study Objective
    • Assumption
    • Acronyms Used
    • Stakeholder Analysis, Mendelow's Matrix
    • Research Scope
    • Market Segmentation
    • Research Limitations
  2. Research Methodology
    • Parameters
    • Data Sources
      • Primary Data Sources
        • Primary Interviews Breakdown, By Geography
        • Primary Interviews Breakdown, By Designation
      • Research Process
        • Primary data collection process
        • Primary data sources
        • Secondary data collection process
        • Secondary data sources
      • Market Size Estimation Technique
        • Top-Down Approach
        • Bottom-Up Approach
        • Forecasting Technique
  1. Executive Summary
    • Market Size (Value and Volume), By Type, 2016 Vs. 2025
    • Market Size (Value and Volume), By Brands, 2016 Vs. 2025
    • Market Size (Value and Volume), By End-Use Industry, 2016 Vs. 2025
    • Market Size (Value and Volume), By Region, 2016 Vs. 2025
  2. Market Overview
    • Market Definition
    • Key Trends
    • Product Lifecycle
    • Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
    • Market Attractiveness Analysis
  3. Global Liquid Crystal Polymer Market – Competitive Scenario
    • Market Share Analysis of Key Players
    • Competitive Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
  4. Global Liquid Crystal Polymer Market – By Type
    • Overview – By Type
    • Type Trends
    • Market Dynamics, By Type
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Opportunities
    • Market Opportunity Heat Map, By Type
    • Thermotropic
    • Lyotropic
  5. Global Liquid Crystal Polymer Market – By Brands
    • Overview – By Brands
    • Brands Trends
    • Market Dynamics, By Brands
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Opportunities
    • Market Opportunity Heat Map, By Brands
    • Laperos LCP
    • Vectra/Zenite
    • Xydar
    • Sumikasuper
    • Others
  6. Global Liquid Crystal Polymer Market – By End-Use Industry
    • Overview – By End-Use Industry
    • End-Use Industry Trends
    • Market Dynamics, By End-Use Industry
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Opportunities
    • Market Opportunity Heat Map, By End-Use Industry
    • Semiconductor and Electronics
    • Automotive
    • Consumer Goods
    • Healthcare
    • Others
  7. North America Liquid Crystal Polymer Market
    • North America Market: Overview
    • North America Market: By Type
    • North America Market: By Brands
    • North America Market: By End-Use Industry
    • North America Market: By Country
  8. Europe Liquid Crystal Polymer Market
    • Europe Market: Overview
    • Europe Market: By Type
    • Europe Market: By Brands
    • Europe Market: By End-Use Industry
    • Europe Market: By Country
  9. Asia Pacific Liquid Crystal Polymer Market
    • Asia Pacific Market: Overview
    • Asia Pacific Market: By Type
    • Asia Pacific Market: By Brands
    • Asia Pacific Market: By End-Use Industry
    • Asia Pacific Market: By Country
  10. The Middle East and Africa (MEA) Liquid Crystal Polymer Market
    • MEA Market: Overview
    • MEA Market: By Type
    • MEA Market: By Brands
    • MEA Market: By End-Use Industry
    • MEA Market: By Country
  11. Latin America Liquid Crystal Polymer Market
    • Latin America Market: Overview
    • Latin America Market: By Type
    • Latin America Market: By Brands
    • Latin America Market: By End-Use Industry
    • Latin America Market: By Country
  12. Company Profiles
    • Celanese Corporation
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • Polyplastics Co., Ltd
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • Solvay S.A
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • Sumitomo Chemical
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • Ensinger GmbH
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • SABIC
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • E-Polymers Co Ltd
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • LATI SpA
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • PolyOne Corporation
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview
    • Toray International, Inc.
      • Business Overview
      • Company Description
      • Primary Business Segments
      • SWOT Analysis
      • Strategy Mapping
      • Financial Overview

 
List of Figures

Fig 01: Market Attractiveness, By Geography (2016)

Fig 02 : Market Attractiveness, By Type (2016)

Fig 03 : Market Attractiveness, By Brands (2016)

Fig 04 : Market Attractiveness, By End-Use Industry (2016)

Fig 05 : Market Share of Key Players (2016)

Fig 06 : Global Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Type (2016 Vs 2025)

Fig 07 : Global Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Type (2016 Vs 2025)

Fig 08 : Thermotropic- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 09 : Lyotropic- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 10 : Global Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Brands (2016 Vs 2025)

Fig 11 : Global Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Brands (2016 Vs 2025)

Fig 12 : Laperos LCP- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 13 : Vectra/Zenite- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 14 : Xydars- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 15 : Sumikasuper- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 16 : Others- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 17 : Global Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By End-Use Industry (2016 Vs 2025)

Fig 18 : Global Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By End-Use Industry (2016 Vs 2025)

Fig 19 : Semiconductor and Electronics- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 20 : Automotive- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 21 : Consumer Goods- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 22 : Healthcare- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 23 : Others- Revenue and Volume Forecast

Fig 24 : North America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Type

Fig 25 : North America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Type

Fig 26 : North America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Brands

Fig 27 : North America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Brands

Fig 28 : North America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By End-Use Industry

Fig 29 : North America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By End-Use Industry

Fig 30 : North America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Country

Fig 31 : North America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Country

Fig 32 : Europe Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Type

Fig 33 : Europe Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Type

Fig 34 : Europe Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Brands

Fig 35 : Europe Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Brands

Fig 36 : Europe Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By End-Use Industry

Fig 37 : Europe Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By End-Use Industry

Fig 38 : Europe Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Country

Fig 39 : Europe Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Country

Fig 40 : Asia Pacific Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Type

Fig 41 : Asia Pacific Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Type

Fig 42 : Asia Pacific Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Brands

Fig 43 : Asia Pacific Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Brands

Fig 44 : Asia Pacific Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By End-Use Industry

Fig 45 : Asia Pacific Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By End-Use Industry

Fig 46 : Asia Pacific Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Country

Fig 47 : Asia Pacific Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Country

Fig 48 : MEA Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Type

Fig 49 : MEA Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Type

Fig 50 : MEA Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Brands

Fig 51 : MEA Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Brands

Fig 52 : MEA Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By End-Use Industry

Fig 53 : MEA Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By End-Use Industry

Fig 54 : MEA Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Country

Fig 55 : MEA Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Country

Fig 56 : Latin America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Type

Fig 57 : Latin America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Type

Fig 58 : Latin America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Brands

Fig 59 : Latin America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Brands

Fig 60 : Latin America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By End-Use Industry

Fig 61 : Latin America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By End-Use Industry

Fig 62 : Latin America Revenue Forecast (USD Million): By Country

Fig 63 : Latin America Volume Forecast (Metric Tons): By Country

 
List of Tables

Table 01 : Market Opportunity Heat Map, By Type

Table 02 : Market Opportunity Heat Map, By Brands

Table 03 : Market Opportunity Heat Map, By End-Use Industry

Table 04 : North America Market, By Type: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 05 : North America Market, By Type: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 06 : North America Market, By Brands: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 07 : North America Market, By Brands: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 08 : North America Market, By End-Use Industry: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 09 : North America Market, By End-Use Industry: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 10 : North America Market, By Country: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 11 : North America Market, By Country: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 12 : Europe Market, By Type: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 13 : Europe Market, By Type: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 14 : Europe Market, By Brands: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 15 : Europe Market, By Brands: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 16 : Europe Market, By End-Use Industry: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 17 : Europe Market, By End-Use Industry: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 18 : Europe Market, By Country: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 19 : Europe Market, By Country: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 20 : Asia Pacific Market, By Type: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 21 : Asia Pacific Market, By Type: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 22 : Asia Pacific Market, By Brands: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 23 : Asia Pacific Market, By Brands: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 24 : Asia Pacific Market, By End-Use Industry: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 25 : Asia Pacific Market, By End-Use Industry: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 26 : Asia Pacific Market, By Country: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 27 : Asia Pacific Market, By Country: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 28 : MEA Market, By Type: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 29 : MEA Market, By Type: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 30 : MEA Market, By Brands: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 31 : MEA Market, By Brands: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 32 : MEA Market, By End-Use Industry: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 33 : MEA Market, By End-Use Industry: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 34 : MEA Market, By Country: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 35 : MEA Market, By Country: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 36 : Latin America Market, By Type: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 37 : Latin America Market, By Type: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 38 : Latin America Market, By Brands: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 39 : Latin America Market, By Brands: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 40 : Latin America Market, By End-Use Industry: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 41 : Latin America Market, By End-Use Industry: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Table 42 : Latin America Market, By Country: Revenue Forecast (USD Million)

Table 43 : Latin America Market, By Country: Volume Forecast (Metric Tons)

Introduction

Liquid crystal polymer exhibit highly ordered structure while in the liquid phase. P-hydroxybenzoic acid and its monomers are used for producing liquid crystal polymer. Some of the common brands of liquid crystal polymer are Laperos LCP, Xydar, Vectra/Zenite, Sumikasuper, LAXTAR, Stat-Tech etc.

Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Revenue Share
Liquid Crystal Polymer Market Revenue Share By Geography: 2016 Vs. 2025
 

Market Dynamics

The primary driving factors of the global liquid crystal polymer market are increasing demand for lightweight and flexible components manufactured from liquid crystal polymer (LCP) in semiconductor and electronics industry and growth in demand for automotive applications. Also, the growing demand for carbon reinforced liquid crystal polymer for developing medical components is also driving the growth of liquid crystal polymer market. Additionally, the rise in the application of laperos LCP brands for developing audio-visual equipment has significantly boosted the market growth prospects. Growing application of LCP in developing consumer goods is identified as a long-term growth driver for the market. Considering the positive impacts of the aforementioned factors, the demand for liquid crystal polymer is expected to rise during the forecast period from 2017 – 2025.

 

Segmentation Overview

Based on the type, the global market has been segmented into thermotropic and lyotropic. As of 2016, thermotropic held the largest liquid crystal polymer market share both in terms of revenue and volume. Thermotropic type is preferred by producers owing to its suitable properties for developing liquid crystal polymers and comparatively greater awareness.

Based on brands, the liquid crystal polymer market has been segmented into Laperos LCP, Vectra/Zenite, Xydar, Sumikasuper, and others. In terms of volume, Laperos LCP was the market leader in 2016. The growing application of Laperos LCP for producing lightweight semiconductor components and audiovisual equipment was instrumental in gaining the leading position of this segment.

By end-use industry, the market has been divided into semiconductor and electronics, automotive, consumer goods, healthcare, and others. In terms of both revenue and volume, semiconductor and electronics was the largest end-use industry in 2016.

 

Regional Outlook

Liquid crystal polymer market has been further segmented into five broad geographic regions, namely North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), Middle-East & Africa (MEA) and Latin America. Asia Pacific occupied the largest share of the market in 2016. The large market share of liquid crystal polymer can be attributed to the strong end-user base of liquid crystal polymer in this region.

 

Leading Player Mapping

Some major players in the market are: Celanese Corporation (The U.S.), Polyplastics Co., Ltd (Japan), Solvay S.A (Belgium), Sumitomo Chemical (Japan), Ensinger GmbH (Japan), SABIC (Saudi Arabia), E-Polymers Co Ltd (South Korea), LATI SpA (Italy), PolyOne Corporation (The U.S.) and Toray International, Inc. (Japan) among others.

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