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Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry 2016-2021 – Key Players are 3M Company, Dow Chemical & Sika AG – Research and Markets

May 13, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Opportunities for Adhesives in the Chinese Automotive Industry 2016-2021: Trends, Forecasts and Opportunity Analysis” report to their offering.

The future of adhesives in the Chinese automotive industry looks strong with opportunities in the passenger cars, light commercial vehicles. Adhesives in the Chinese automotive industry are forecast to grow at a CAGR of 9 % from 2016 to 2021. The major drivers of growth for this market are growth in the production of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles, and increased demand for lightweight materials.

Within the Chinese automotive adhesives industry, the polyurethane adhesives segment is expected to remain as the largest market. Diverse applications of polyurethane adhesives in the automotive industry are expected to drive adhesives consumption, which would spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include increasing use of composites and lightweight materials in automotive vehicles, increasing applications of two component polyurethane adhesives, development of new silicone-based electrically conductive adhesives in automotive sensor applications, and development of fast cure and high temperature-resistant adhesives.

The report serves as a springboard for growth strategy, as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions.

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1. Executive Summary

Chapter 2. Industry Background and Classifications

Chapter 3. Market Trend and Forecast Analysis

Chapter 4. Competitor Analysis

Companies Mentioned:

  • 3M Company
  • H.B Fuller
  • Henkel AG & Co KGaA
  • Sika AG
  • The Dow Chemical Company

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Sector: Chemicals, Automotive Manufacturing, Adhesives and Sealants , Automotive Materials