1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 14
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.3.1 REGIONAL SCOPE 15
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 16
1.4 CURRENCY 16
1.5 PACKAGE SIZE 16
1.6 LIMITATIONS 16
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 17

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 18
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 19
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 19
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 20
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 20
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 21
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 22
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 23
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 24
2.3.1 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 25

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 26

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 30
4.1 ATTRACTIVE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET 30
4.2 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY APPLICATION 31
4.3 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY FIBER TYPE AND REGION 32
4.4 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY FABRIC TYPE 33
4.5 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY COUNTRY 33
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5 MARKET OVERVIEW 34
5.1 MARKET DYNAMICS 35
5.1.1 DRIVERS 36
5.1.1.1 Increase in demand for power generation from wind energy industry 36
5.1.1.2 Increase in demand for PCBs made from fiberglass fabric 37
5.1.2 RESTRAINTS 37
5.1.2.1 High production cost of fiberglass fabric 37
5.1.3 OPPORTUNITIES 37
5.1.3.1 Increasing demand for fiberglass fabric from electrical & electronics and wind energy industries 37
5.1.3.2 Growing demand from emerging countries 38
5.1.3.3 Environmental policies on the use of sustainable energy 38
5.1.4 CHALLENGES 38
5.1.4.1 Uncertain wind energy market in the U.S. 38
5.1.4.2 Production of low-cost fiberglass fabric 39
5.2 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 39
5.2.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 40
5.2.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 40
5.2.3 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 40
5.2.4 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 41
5.2.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 41
5.3 MACROECONOMIC OVERVIEW AND KEY DRIVERS 42
5.3.1 INTRODUCTION 42
5.3.2 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP 42
5.3.3 PER CAPITA GDP VS. PER CAPITA GLASS FIBER REINFORCED PLASTICS (GFRP) DEMAND 44
5.3.4 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 46
5.3.5 TRENDS OF WIND ENERGY INDUSTRY 51
5.3.6 TRENDS OF AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY 53

6 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY FIBER TYPE 55
6.1 INTRODUCTION 56
6.2 E-GLASS FABRIC 57
6.3 OTHERS 58
6.3.1 S-GLASS 58
6.3.2 C-GLASS 58
6.3.3 D-GLASS 58
6.3.4 A-GLASS 58
6.3.5 T-GLASS 59
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7 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY FABRIC TYPE 60
7.1 INTRODUCTION 61
7.2 WOVEN FIBERGLASS FABRIC 62
7.3 NON-WOVEN FIBERGLASS FABRIC 64

8 FIBERGLASS FABRIC MARKET, BY APPLICATION 65
8.1 INTRODUCTION 66
8.2 WIND ENERGY 67
8.3 TRANSPORTATION 68
8.4 ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS 70
8.5 MARINE 71
8.6 CONSTRUCTION 73
8.7 AEROSPACE & DEFENSE 74
8.8 OTHER APPLICATIONS 75

9 REGIONAL ANALYSIS 76
9.1 INTRODUCTION 77
9.2 NORTH AMERICA 78
9.2.1 U.S. 80
9.2.2 CANADA 80
9.3 EUROPE 82
9.3.1 GERMANY 84
9.3.2 FRANCE 84
9.3.3 U.K. 84
9.3.4 ITALY 85
9.3.5 SPAIN 85
9.3.6 NETHERLANDS 85
9.3.7 REST OF EUROPE 85
9.4 ASIA-PACIFIC 88
9.4.1 CHINA 90
9.4.2 JAPAN 90
9.4.3 INDIA 90
9.4.4 SOUTH KOREA 90
9.4.5 AUSTRALIA-NEW ZEALAND 90
9.4.6 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC 90
9.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 93
9.5.1 SOUTH AFRICA 93
9.5.2 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 93
9.6 LATIN AMERICA 96
9.6.1 BRAZIL 96
9.6.2 MEXICO. 96

10 COMPTITIVE LANDSCAPE 99
10.1 INTRODUCTION 99
10.1.1 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 99
10.1.2 INNOVATORS 99
10.1.3 VISIONARY LEADERS 99
10.1.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 99
10.2 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 100
10.2.1 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 101
10.2.2 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 102
10.3 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 103

11 COMPANY PROFILES 104
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Scorecard of Product Offering, Scorecard of Business Strategy, and New Product Launch)
11.1 OWENS CORNING 104
11.2 GURIT 107
11.3 JUSHI GROUP CO., LTD. 109
11.4 CHOMARAT TEXTILE INDUSTRIES 111
11.5 SAERTEX GMBH & CO.KG. 113
11.6 HEXCEL CORPORATION 115
11.7 SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS 118
11.8 TAH TONG TEXTILE CO. LTD. 120
11.9 AUBURN MANUFACTURING, INC. 122
11.10 BGF INDUSTRIES, INC. 124
11.11 NITTO BOSEKI CO., LTD. 127
11.12 TAIWAN ELECTRIC INSULATOR CO. LTD 129
11.13 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 130
11.13.1 ASAHI KASEI CORPORATION 130
11.13.2 AMATEX CORPORATION 130
11.13.3 CENTRAL GLASS CO., LTD. 130
11.13.4 DEVOLT AMT 130
11.13.5 PORCHER INDUSTRIES 130
11.13.6 FOTHERGILL GROUP 131
11.13.7 ATLANTA FIBERGLASS 131
11.13.8 ROCKWEST COMPOSITES 131
11.13.9 VALUTEX REINFORCEMENTS INC. 131
11.13.10 PARABEAM BV 131
11.13.11 ILLSTREET COMPOSITES 131
11.13.12 JPS COMPOSITE MATERIALS 132
11.13.13 FULLTECH FIBER GLASS CORP. 132
*Details might not be captured in case of unlisted companies

12 APPENDIX 133
12.1 INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS 133
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 134
12.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 136
12.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 138
12.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 138
12.6 RELATED REPORTS 139
12.7 AUTHOR DETAILS 140