Metal Matrix Composites: Market Research Report

Date: January 9, 2014
Pages: 171
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Metal Matrix Composites: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Metal Matrix Composites in US$ Million and Thousand Pounds by the following Product Segments: Aluminum Matrix Composites, Nickel Matrix Composites, Refractory Metal Matrix Composites, and Other Metal Matrix Composites. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 41companies including many key and niche players such as -
  • 3A Composites International AG
  • 3M Company
  • ADMA Products, Inc.
  • Ametek Specialty Metal Products
  • CPS Technologies Corporation
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Metal Matrix Composites
Aluminum Matrix Composites
Nickel Matrix Composites
Refractory Metal Matrix Composites
Other Metal Matrix Composites
Titanium Matrix Composites
Copper Matrix Composites

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Composites - A Prelude
Metal Matrix Composites – A Review
Impact of the 2007-2009 Economic Recession in Retrospect
Market Stages Quick Recovery in 2010
Market Outlook

2. NOTEWORTHY TRENDS, GROWTH DRIVERS & ISSUES

Improvement in GDP Augurs Well for the Market

Table 1. World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2013 & 2014E): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2. World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Ground Transportation Industry – The Largest Revenue Contributor
Automotive Industry – A Major End-Use Market for Metal Matrix Composites
Aluminum Metal Matrix – The Most Preferred in Automotive Industry
Increase in Automotive Production Augurs Well for the Market
Opportunity Indicators

Table 3. Global Passenger Car Production (2012, 2015 & 2018) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4. Global Commercial Vehicle Production (2012, 2015 & 2018) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Railways – Market Laden with Tremendous Potential
Electronics Sector Offers Robust Growth Opportunities for MMCs
Opportunities Aplenty in Electronics Packaging & Thermal Management Applications

Table 5. Global Semiconductor Industry (2010 & 2015): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues by Application (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6. Global Market for Consumer Electronics (2012 & 2015): Breakdown of Annual Revenue (in US$ Billion) by Region/Country - US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7. World Market for Personal Computers (2012 & 2015P) - Breakdown of Annual Volume Shipments (in ‘000 Units) by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8. World Market for Smartphones (2011, 2013 & 2017P): Breakdown of Sales in Thousand Units by Geographic Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9. Global Media Table Shipments (2008-2017) (in ‘000 Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Power Transmission Segment Offers Plenty of Opportunities
Healthy Outlook for the World Commercial Aviation Industry Drives Demand for Metal Matrix Composites
Opportunity Indicators

Table 10. Global Airline Industry (2014E): Breakdown of Average Net Profits by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11. Global Air Traffic Flow (in Billion Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs) for the Years 2011, 2013E, 2015P & 2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12. Global Fleet of Commercial Aircraft (in Units) for the Years 2011, 2013E & 2015P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13. Global Aviation Market (2007-2017): Fleet Size by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Defense Aerospace Presents Steady Growth Prospects for Metal Matrix Composites
A Look into Other Defense Related Applications for MMCs
Review of Defense Budgets & Implications on Adoption of MMCs in Production of Military/Defense Related Products

Table 14. Military Spending as a Percentage of GDP in Select Countries: 2009-2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15. Military Spending in Select Countries (2012 & 2013): Breakdown of Amount Spent (in US$ Billion) and Rate of Growth (%) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16. World Defense Spending (2013) Breakdown by Defense Budget Expenditure in US$ Million for Top Ten Spending Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Steady Acceleration in Global PMI Benefits Market Growth in Industrial Sector

Table 17. Global Purchasing Managers Index (PMI): Breakdown of Monthly PMI Data by Country for the Year 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Nuclear Energy – A Review of Opportunities
Opportunity Indicators

Table 18. World Market for Nuclear Power Generation (2011 & 2017): Breakdown of Annual Power Generation in Billion Kilowatt-hours (kWh) by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 19. Number of Reactors In Operation by Region (as of Mar 2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Expanding Applications to Drive Future Growth
Metal Composite Materials Find Increased Usage in Buildings
Sports and Biomedical Sectors
Developing Markets to Drive Growth

Table 20. GDP Growth for Key Developed and Developing Countries: 2003-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

MMC Issues & Challenges
High Costs – Biggest Hurdle to MMC Growth
The Way Forward
Solutions Related to AMCs
Increased Focus on R&D Efforts to Drive Market Growth

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Composite
Matrix
Reinforcement
Types of Reinforcements
Continuous Reinforcement
Discontinuous Reinforcement
Metal Matrix Composite
MMC Classification
Continuous MMCs
Multifilament MMCs
Monofilaments
Discontinuous MMCs
Particulate MMCs
Short Fiber MMCs
Whiskers
Cermets
Metallic Foams
Layered MMCs
Hybrid Metal Composites
Intermetallic Matrix Composites
Methods for MMC Fabrication
Solid State Method
Powder Metallurgy
Liquid State Method
Physical Vapor Deposition
Aluminum Matrix Composites (AMCs)
Definition
Types of AMCs
Continuous Fibre-Reinforced AMCs (CFAMCs)
Particle Reinforced AMCs (PAMCs)
Whisker- or Short Fibre-Reinforced AMCs
Mono Filament Reinforced AMCs
Aluminum with Silicon Carbide (SiC) Whiskers
Aluminum with Boron
Aluminum with Graphite (Gr/Al)
Ceramic Reinforcements’ Impact on Aluminum Matrix
AMC Fabrication Methods
Solid State Processing
Powder Metallurgy
Diffusion Bonding
Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD)
Liquid State Processing
Stir Casting (Vortex Technique)
Infiltration Process
Spray Deposition/Direct Processing
Reactive Processing (In-situ Processing)
AMC Applications
Applications in the Aerospace Sector
Nickel Matrix Composites
Refractory Metal Matrix Composites
Titanium Matrix Composites
TMC Applications
Copper Matrix Composites

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

RTI Takes Over Dynamet

3A COMPOSITES EXPANDS ALUMINUM COMPOSITE MATERIAL RANGE

XG Sciences and ORNL Develop Titanium/ Graphene Composite Materials
Materion Takes Over Aerospace Metal Composites
Morgan Technical Ceramics Develops Alumina Matrix Composite for Hip Joints
REL and NYU-Poly Develop Ceramic Fibre-Reinforced MMC Brake Rotor
CPS Launches Metal Matrix Composites Blast Mitigating and Armor Materials

5. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

3A COMPOSITES INTERNATIONAL AG (SWITZERLAND)

3M COMPANY (USA)

Ceradyne, Inc. (USA)
ADMA Products, Inc. (USA)
Ametek Specialty Metal Products (USA)
CPS Technologies Corporation (USA)
Daewha Alloytic Co. Ltd. (Korea)
Deutsche Edelstahlwerke GmbH (Germany)
DWA Aluminum Composites (USA)

GKN PLC (UK)

Hitachi Metals, Ltd. (Japan)
Materion Corporation (USA)
Metal Matrix Cast Composites LLC (USA)
MI-Tech Metals, Inc. (USA)
PLANSEE Thermal Management Solutions (USA)
Sandvik AB (Sweden)
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. (Japan)
Thermal Transfer Composites LLC (USA)
TISICS Ltd. (UK)

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 21. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22. World Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23. World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites by Product Segment - Aluminum Matrix Composites, Nickel Matrix Composites, Refractory Metal Matrix Composites, and Other Metal Matrix Composites Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25. World Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites by Product Segment - Aluminum Matrix Composites, Nickel Matrix Composites, Refractory Metal Matrix Composites, and Other Metal Matrix Composites Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26. World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Matrix Composites by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Aluminum Matrix Composites, Nickel Matrix Composites, Refractory Metal Matrix Composites, and Other Metal Matrix Composites Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites by End-Use Industry - Ground Transportation, Electronics/Thermal Management, Aerospace, Industrial and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28. World Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites by End-Use Industry - Ground Transportation, Electronics/Thermal Management, Aerospace, Industrial and Other Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29. World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Matrix Composites by End-Use Industry - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Ground Transportation, Electronics/Thermal Management, Aerospace, Industrial and Other Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Market Overview
A Glance at the Opportunities in Major End-Use Markets
Recovering Manufacturing Sector Drives Demand for Metal Composites in Industrial Sector
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 30. US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31. US Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 32. Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33. Canadian Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Automotive Industry – A Major End-Use Market for Metal Matrix Composites
Improving Manufacturing Activity Bodes Well for the Market in Japan
Select Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 34. Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35. Japanese Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Impact of Euro Debt Crisis on the Market – A Recent Past Perspective
Market Growth Set to Gain Momentum in Coming Years
B. Market Analytics

Table 36. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37. European Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38. European 15-Year Perspective for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4A. FRANCE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 39. French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40. French Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4B. GERMANY

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Strong Automotive Sector & RobustIndustrial/Manufacturing Activity Makes Germany a Market Laden with Potential for Castings
Strategic Corporate Development
A Select Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 41. German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 42. German Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4C. ITALY

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 43. Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 44. Italian Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4D. THE UNITED KINGDOM

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Composite Industry in the UK – A Snapshot
Strategic Corporate Development
Select Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 45. UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46. UK Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4E. SPAIN

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 47. Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48. Spanish Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4F. RUSSIA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 49. Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50. Russian Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4G. REST OF EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Select Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 51. Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52. Rest of Europe Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 53. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54. Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55. Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Metal Matrix Composites by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5A. CHINA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Huge Automotive Manufacturing Base Makes China a Lucrative Market for Metal Matrix Composites
B. Market Analytics

Table 56. Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 57. Chinese Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5B. INDIA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Indian Railways – A Major Market for Composites in India
B. Market Analytics

Table 58. Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 59. Indian Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5C. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
A Select Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 60. Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 61. Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 62. Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 63. Latin American Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 64. Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 65. Rest of World Historic Review for Metal Matrix Composites Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 41 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 43)
The United States (25)
Canada (3)
Japan (3)
Europe (11)
  France (1)
  Germany (1)
  The United Kingdom (6)
  Rest of Europe (3)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (1)

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