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Research and Markets: Opportunity Assessment for Composite Materials in Global Boating Industry 2015-2020

May 22, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Opportunity Assessment for Composite Materials in Global Boating Industry 2015-2020” report to their offering.

Composite shipments in the global boat market are expected to grow to $1,451 million by 2020. The major drivers for composites in the global boat market are low cost of materials, weight reduction, corrosion resistance, high replacement rate, changes in technologies, boat size increase, and high net-worth population increase.

This report provides an analysis of the global boat market, including an analysis of market trend, competitive landscape, company profiles, emerging trend, and key drivers of industry growth. The study also includes trends and forecasts for the global boat market through 2020, segmented by engine type, type of materials, and by region which are listed below.

Global boat composites market by type of materials used-

– Advanced Composites

– Commodity Composites

Global boat composites market by engine type-

– Sailboat

– Inboard & Sterndrive

– Outboard

– Others

Ashland, Reichhold, Hexcel, Owens Corning, DSM, and PPG are some of the major suppliers of composite materials to this industry. Regular innovation of products is very important for companies to sustain their successful position in the market.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Boat Industry Overview

3. Global Boat Market Analysis

4. Regional Analysis

6. Trend and Forecast in Global Boat Market

7. Evolution of Composite Applications in Boat Market

8. Composite Materials Market Analysis

9. Manufacturing Process Analysis

10. Trend and Forecast for Composite Material in Boat Market

Companies Mentioned

– Ashland


– Hexcel

– Owens Corning


– Reichhold

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