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Published Date: 2018-01-11Number of Pages: 170

Automotive Window & Exterior Sealing Market (Component Type - Glass Run Channel, Roof Ditch Molding, Front Windshield, Rear Windshield, Hood, Trunk, Door, Inner & Outer Belt, and Others; Vehicle Type - PC, LCV, and HCV; Sales Channel - OEM and Aftermarket) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2026

As the automotive industry incurs transition based on rapid and ongoing innovation, OEMs are emphasizing on employing technologies that make the vehicles more efficient in terms of production, fuel consumption, safety, and smart maneuverability. Considering this background, companies manufacturing vehicles and the consumers owning them are using effective sealing solutions. The demand for automotive sealants, particularly for window and exterior applications, continues to witness an upsurge. In few years down the line, brimming sales of SUVs and commercial vehicles will drive the global production of automotive window and exterior seals. Car owners will be inclined towards purchasing advanced seals that can tackle extreme temperatures and resist natural oxidation for the longest of time.

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However, the global automotive window and exterior sealing market continues to witness challenges with respect to manufacturing. Predominant use of rubber in the production of automotive window & exterior seals and sealants aggravates the stringent intervention on environmental protection agencies that are constraining manufacturers from extending their capacities. According to Transparency Market Research’s research forecast study, the global automotive window & exterior sealing market is poised to witness a steadfast growth in the foreseeable future. Despite the rising pressure on manufacturers with respect to recycling of rubber seals and observing highest degree of environmental compliance, the global market for automotive window & exterior sealing is pegged to reach a value of US$ 15.5 Bn by the end of 2026. Key findings from the study further asses that during the forecast period, 2017-2026, the global automotive window & exterior sealing market will expand robustly at a CAGR of 6.5%.

Majority of Seals will be used for Glass Run Channels; Sealing of Doors to Register Fast Revenue Growth through 2026

The report projects that the demand for automotive window & exterior seals will be high for sealing of glass run channels. In 2017, nearly US$ 2 Bn worth of automotive window & exterior seals will be used for sealing this component. The predominant use of automotive window & exterior seals in sealing the glass run channels is closely associated with their role in boosting driver safety and maintaining the interior vehicle temperatures. Furthermore, doors as a components will also register a high revenue growth, exhibiting a CAGR of 7.1% over the forecast period.

Seals to be Predominantly Used in Passenger Cars; Aftermarket to Represent Largest Sales Channel during the forecast period

The overall seals produced in the global automotive window & exterior sealing market will be used for passenger cars. In 2017, more than US$ 6.4 Bn worth of automotive window & exterior seals have been used for sealing the exteriors and windows of passenger cars. The report findings also reveals that passenger cars will register fastest revenue growth over the forecast period. In addition, the report estimates that aftermarket sales of automotive window & exterior seals will account for more than half of the global market revenues in 2017 and beyond. OEMs will register an impressive sales growth, while aftermarket sales will dominate the global automotive window & exterior sealing market value by the end of 2026.

Key Manufacturers of Automotive Window and Exterior Seals

The report has profiled leading manufacturers of automotive window & exterior seals, which include Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc., Henniges Automotive Holdings Inc., Hutchinson Sealing Systems, Lauren Plastics LLC, Magna International Inc., Minth Group Ltd., PPAP Automotive, Rehau Automotive S.R.O, Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd, Standard Profil, and Saar Gummi Group. These companies are poised to remain active in the expansion of the global automotive window & exterior sealing market through 2026.

Global Automotive Window & Exterior Sealing Market: Overview

With increasing production of automobiles recorded across the globe, the demand for seals that can effectively make the vehicle impenetrable for external atmospheric elements is witnessing an upsurge. OEMs and automakers in the automotive industry are adopting new production techniques to increase the use of seals in making the vehicles more safe, fuel efficient, and smart for the future generations. However, manufacturers of automotive window & exterior seals are facing challenges with respect to growing stringency on industrial regulatory bodies and environmental protection agencies pertaining to the predominant use of synthetic rubber in production of seals.

A new study published by Transparency Market Research has developed insightful analysis and created a comprehensive forecast on the future of the global automotive window & exterior sealing market. The study provides key information on how the demand for automotive window & exterior seals will shape up in the foreseeable future. The study has aggregated the revenues procured by leading manufacturers of automotive window & exterior seals over a decadal historic period, and this data has been redirected as a baseline for deriving market size estimations for the period of assessment, 2017-2026.

Report Features

The report has been developed to provide valuable insights to the manufacturers of automotive window & exterior seals. An analysis on the global supply chain for automotive window & exterior seals has been provided in the report. Manufacturers can avail this study to understand the best practices exercised in the global automotive window & exterior sealing market for cost-effective procurement of raw materials. Innovative production techniques and changing requirements of the OEMs are also analyzed and offered in the report.

The study provides a detailed competition assessment, wherein leading manufacturers of automotive window & exterior seals have been profiled on the basis of their current market standings and strategic undertakings. The report offers an intensity map that tracks the presence of these players across different geographic perimeters. A key advantage of the report is access to information on which regions are lucrative for production and sales of automotive window & exterior seals.

Market Taxonomy

The report has developed a segmental analysis on the global automotive window & exterior sealing market, with respect to the type of components being sealed, the vehicle-type, sales channel, and region. Additional information on country-wise market forecast and cross-segmental analysis is also offered in the study.

Region

Component Type

Vehicle Type

Sales Channel

  • North America
  • Glass Run Channel
  • PC
  • OEM
  • Latin America
  • Roof Ditch Molding
  • LCV
  • Aftermarket
  • Europe
  • Front Windshield
  • HCV

 

  • Japan
  • Rear Windshield

 

 

  • APEJ
  • Hood

 

 

  • MEA
  • Trunk

 

 

 

  • Door

 

 

 

  • Inner & Outer Belt

 

 

 

  • Others

 

 

Scope of the Report

Transparency Market Research has employed a slew of primary and secondary research methodologies, which include the individual assessment of market players and procuring opinions of industry experts and trade analysts. Quantitative market size estimations have been blended with the qualitative information to create a holistic forecast on the global automotive window & exterior sealing market. The report provides market size estimations in US dollars (US$), and metric such as absolute dollar opportunities, compounded annual growth rates, and Year-on-Year growth rates have been employed to interpret the findings. The scope of the report is to provide inferences that can enable automotive window & exterior seal manufacturers in planning their next steps towards future market direction.


 
 
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