Global Ultra-thin Glass Market: Overview
The ultra-thin glass is one of the high-end glasses which are thinner than a single human hair strand. This thinner size of glass provides advantages over other materials including metals, plastics, or silicon. It offers numerous advantages such as superior optical quality, chemical consistency, temperature stability, and mechanical resistance.
The global ultra-thin glass market is segmented on the basis of application, into biotechnology, automotive, electronic, and others. Electronics is further sub-segmented into digital signage, electronic paper, touch panel display, and semiconductor. Of these, the touch panel displays segment accounted for the leading market share in 2016 and is expected to rise over the forecast period.
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Global Ultra-thin Glass Market: Drivers and Restraints
Ultra-thin glasses are used in different applications including semiconductors and electronics due to its low thickness. The ultra-thin glasses are available at a wide range from micrometer to millimeter. This size makes the glass suitable to carry the devices such as tablets, PCs, cameras, and CCTV. These glasses have wide-ranging applications in electrochromic windows and mirrors, LEDs, and advanced packaging. This high adoption is from numerous industries are propelling the growth of the global market for ultra-thin glass.
Increase in demand for touch panel display and other electronic products is a key factor in bolstering the growth of the market. However, the high cost of raw materials and manufacturing process are hampering the growth of the market. Nevertheless, emerging application of ultra-thin glass in solar products is expected to growth opportunity for the market players in the upcoming years.
Global Ultra-thin Glass Market: Geographical Segmentation
On the basis of region, ultra-thin glass market is segmented into North America, South America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa. Of these, Asia Pacific is dominating the global market for ultra-thin glass and expected to remain dominant over the forecast period. This growth is attributable to the increasing demand for consumer electronics in the developing countries in the region such as China and India. The rising disposable income of the mid-earning people of the region is the major factor responsible for this demand.
Global Ultra-thin Glass Market: Competitive Landscape
Some of the key players operating in the global ultra-thin glass market include Asahi Glass, Corning, Nippon Sheet Glass, Nippon Electric Glass, Central Glass, and SCHOTT.
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- Asia Pacific
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