The industrial goods were the single-largest application of PTFE, with a market share of nearly 49.7% of the total demand in 2012. Budding demand for modified PTFE and expanded PTFE is pushing the demand for PTFE at a notable pace. Filled PTFE is comparatively consuming less quantity of PTFE but the growth in demand is anticipated to be significant due to increasing penetration of Filled PTFE applications in various end user industries.
This study basically aims to estimate the global PTFE market for 2013 and to project the expected demand of the same by 2018. This market research study provides a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the global PTFE market. It provides a comprehensive review of major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, winning imperatives, challenges, and key issues in the market.
The market is further segmented and projected for major regions such as Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, and ROW, which is further segmented for key countries in each region. They have used various secondary sources such as encyclopedia, directories, and databases to identify and collect information useful for this extensive commercial study of the PTFE market. The primary sources, experts from related industries and suppliers–have been interviewed to obtain and verify critical information as well as to assess the future prospects of PTFE.
Competitive scenarios of top players in the PTFE market have been discussed in detail. We have also profiled leading players of this industry with their recent developments and other strategic industry activities. These include: Dongyue Group Ltd. (China), E.I. Dupont de Nemours and Company (U.S.), Gujarat Fluorochemicals Ltd. (India), Asahi Glass Co. Ltd. (Japan), HaloPolymer and OJSC (Russia).