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Research and Markets: Transparent Conductive Film Market is Expected to Reach $5.86 Billion, Globally, by 2020


June 10, 2015
By Business Wire News

DUBLIN

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/855nmc/global) has announced the addition of the “Global Transparent Conductive Films Market (Technology, Application and Geography) – Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 – 2020” report to their offering.

Transparent conductive film market is in the progressive phase of its life cycle. However, many novel technologies are in its nascent stage. This market comprises of technologies implemented in TCF manufacturing as well as its application in electronic devices. It includes both glass- and film-based transparent conductors. Transparent conductive film is primarily used in electronic devices such as smartphones, TVs, AIO PCs, tablet PCs, and monitors. The rise in demand for touch UI in handheld as well as other devices has translated into growth of the TCF market. Technological advancements and increasing popularity of such devices even in developing nations have also widened the horizon for the TCF market. In addition, the low power consumption, minimal reflection, thinness and flexibility & robustness of TCF are the key drivers of this market.

Key technologies implemented in the manufacturing of TCF include ITO on glass, ITO on PET, non-ITO oxides, silver nanowire, graphene, carbon nanotubes, PEDOT, micro fine wire, and metal mesh. ITO dominates the technology market with a revenue share of approximately 90% while ITO on glass held about 76.6% of the share in 2013; however, its share is expected to witness a considerable fall by 2020. The ITO film and glass market is expected to reach $2.1 billion by 2020, witnessing a diminishing growth with a CAGR of 4.8%. Non-ITO oxide is the most promising segment followed by metal mesh and silver nanowire. PEDOT-based TCFs are anticipated to register the lowest market share throughout 2020.

Companies Mentioned:

– 3M Company

– Cambrios Technologies Corporation

– Canatu Oy

– Dontech Inc.

– DuPont Teijin Films

– Eastman Kodak

– Fujifilm Holdings Corporation

– Nitto Denko Corporation

– Oike & Co.

– Rolith

– Toyobo Corporation

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/855nmc/global.

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