Global Microcellular Plastic Market, By Type (Polyvinyl Chloride, Polystyrene, Polycarbonate, Polyethylene Terephthalate. Other), Application (Aircraft, Toys, Home Decoration and Others), End User (Healthcare, Construction, Food Packaging, Transportation, Electronics and Others) - Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029.
Microcellular Plastic Market Analysis and Size
Microcellular plastic is an important material which is most commonly used all over the globe, Microcellular plastic is available in variety of type that and can be used in several industries such as healthcare, construction, food packaging, transportation, electronics and others. Furthermore, the consumption and sales of microcellular plastic depends on numerous factors such as trends in the demand for different products which has manufactured by using this plastic. The rising demand for microcellular plastic, mainly in the packaging industry due to its environmentally favourable qualities and biodegradability, is expected to boost the market growth rate.
Data Bridge Market Research Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the microcellular plastic market was valued at USD 9,999.40 million in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 18,576.85 million by 2029, registering a CAGR of 8.05% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029. In addition to the insights on market scenarios such as market value, growth rate, segmentation, geographical coverage, and major players, the market reports curated by the Data Bridge Market Research also include in-depth expert analysis, geographically represented company-wise production and capacity, network layouts of distributors and partners, detailed and updated price trend analysis and deficit analysis of supply chain and demand.
Microcellular Plastic Market Scope and Segmentation
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2014 - 2019)
Revenue in USD Million, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Type (Polyvinyl Chloride, Polystyrene, Polycarbonate, Polyethylene Terephthalate, Other), Application (Aircraft, Toys, Home Decoration and Others), End User (Healthcare, Construction, Food Packaging, Transportation, Electronics and Others)
U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, South Africa, Egypt, Israel, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America
Market Players Covered
BASF SE (Germany), ABC Technologies (Canada), Rogers Corporation (U.S.), INOAC CORPORATION (Japan), Huntsman International LLC.(U.S.), Sealed Air (U.S.), Horizon Plastics International (Canada), Gracious Living Innovations (Canada), Armacell (Canada), Ingenia Polymers Corp. (Canada), Total Plastics Solutions LLC (U.S.), LAVERGNE, Inc. (Canada), Trexel Inc. (U.S.)
Microcellular plastics are type of thermoplastic polymers which comprises huge number of tiny bubbles. These bubbles are around less than 50µm in diameter. Microcellular plastics are very different from the normal plastics because it contains superior impact strength, thermal and acoustical insulation performance, fatigue life, toughness, dielectric strength, thermal stability and optical properties.
Global Microcellular Plastic Market Dynamics
- Growing demand of microcellular plastic in food industry
Microcellular plastic is widely used for packaging several food and refreshments because this microcellular plastic is light in weight, clean, solid, retain the freshness of the contents and are dimensionally stable than other plastic. Microcellular plastic is resistant to chemical substances, water, and non-harmful materials than other counterparts due to this it is highly used in the food industry which are expected to drive the growth rate of this market.
- Rising demand of microcellular plastic due to several properties
Microcellular plastic has various properties such as light weight, thermal insulation, sound insulation, cushion, selective light transmission, energy absorption, filtration, tissue engineering scaffolds and diffusion, giving a competitive edge to the product. All these factors lead to rising demand of microcellular plastic in several applications such as food & packaging, electronics, biomedical, transportation, toys, and construction.
- Usage in residential and commercial sector
Microcellular plastic is used in both commercial and residential sector because it provides an attractive and durable option. This plastic provides limitless possibilities in design achieved by moulding, extrusion, bending and other. These plastics are low conductors of heat and electricity and thus, it is used as insulation materials in green building concepts. All these qualities make microcellular plastic a popular best option for house, office, shopping malls, banks, showrooms, etc. and are expected to drive the market growth rate.
Furthermore, better and improved standard of living is the major reason which is increasing the market growth Also, rising urbanization, mobile industry, frequent use of microcellular plastics in the construction industry, and production of sports are some major factors among others which is expected to boost the microcellular plastic market.
- Growing awareness regarding plastic waste in landfills and oceans
Increasing awareness of plastic waste leakage in public, specifically for plastic waste, into the environment has increased considerably during past years which has enforced to upsurge the demand for sustainable plastic from brand retailers and owners to choose the compostable microcellular plastic materials which are likely to upsurge the demand of compostable microcellular plastic in the targeted market.
Also, the development of new products and advancements in technology are also contributing to the revenue growth of the market and further boost beneficial opportunities for the microcellular plastic market.
- Fluctuating price of raw materials
The uncertainty regarding the availability of raw materials of microcellular plastic further increases the materials' overall cost. Changing the cost of microcellular plastic has an impact on the entire cost structure, which will pose a hurdle to the microcellular plastic market. As a result, the fluctuations of microcellular plastic raw materials prices constrain the market's growth rate.
This microcellular plastic market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the microcellular plastic market contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief, our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
Impact and Current Market Scenario of Raw Material Shortage and Shipping Delays
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Covid-19 Impact on Microcellular Plastic Market
The outbreak of COVID-19 had a substantial impact on the microcellular plastic market globally due to the disruptions in their manufacture and supply-chain activities which has caused by the mandated halts and lockdowns in production imposed by regulatory authorities all over the globe. Now, consumer demand has reduced as persons are more committed to decreasing non-essential expenses from their personal budgets due to this total economic status has been impacted by this pandemic. These factors are expected to have an impact on the revenue growth of the global microcellular plastics market during the forecast period.
Expected Impact of Economic Slowdown on the Pricing and Availability of Products
When economic activity slows, industries begin to suffer. The forecasted effects of the economic downturn on the pricing and accessibility of the products are taken into account in the market insight reports and intelligence services provided by DBMR. With this, our clients can typically keep one step ahead of their competitors, project their sales and revenue, and estimate their profit and loss expenditures.
Global Microcellular Plastic Market Scope
The microcellular plastic market is segmented on the basis of type, end user and application. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Polyvinyl Chloride
- Polyethylene Terephthalate
- Home Decoration
- Food Packaging
Microcellular Plastic Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The microcellular plastic market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, type, end user and application as referenced above.
The countries covered in the microcellular plastic market report are U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, South Africa, Egypt, Israel, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America.
North America dominates the microcellular plastic market in terms of market share. This is due to the increased research and development activities in microcellular plastics.
Asia-Pacific is anticipated to be the fastest developing region during the forecast period of 2022-2029 due to the growth of the construction sector in this region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Microcellular Plastic Market Share Analysis
The microcellular plastic market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to microcellular plastic market.
Some of the major players operating in the microcellular plastic market are:
- BASF SE (Germany)
- ABC Technologies (Canada)
- Rogers Corporation (U.S.)
- INOAC CORPORATION (Japan)
- Huntsman International LLC. (U.S.)
- Sealed Air (U.S.)
- Horizon Plastics International (Canada)
- Gracious Living Innovations (Canada)
- Armacell (Canada)
- Ingenia Polymers Corp. (Canada)
- Total Plastics Solutions LLC (U.S.)
- LAVERGNE, Inc. (Canada)
- Trexel Inc. (U.S.)