1 INTRODUCTION 15
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 15
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 15
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 16
1.3.1 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET SEGMENTATION 16
1.3.2 REGIONS COVERED 16
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 17
1.4 CURRENCY 17
1.5 UNIT CONSIDERED 17
1.6 LIMITATIONS 17
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 18

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 19
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 19
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 20
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 20
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 21
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 21
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 22
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 23
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 23
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 24
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 25
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS 26

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 27

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 32
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE HYBRID FABRIC MARKET 32
4.2 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 32
4.3 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY AND REGION 33
4.4 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY FIBER TYPE 33
4.5 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY APPLICATION FORM 34
4.6 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY COUNTRY 34

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 35
5.1 INTRODUCTION 35
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 35
5.2.1 DRIVERS 36
5.2.1.1 Balance in cost and performance characteristics 36
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 36
5.2.2.1 High technology cost associated with the manufacturing
of hybrid fabric 36
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 36
5.2.3.1 Penetration of hybrid fabric in newer applications 36
5.2.3.2 Growing demand from emerging markets 36
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 37
5.2.4.1 Lack of awareness related to hybrid fabric 37
5.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 37
5.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 38
5.3.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 38
5.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 38
5.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 38
5.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 39
5.4 MACROECONOMIC OVERVIEW AND KEY TRENDS 40
5.4.1 INTRODUCTION 40
5.4.2 TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP 40
5.4.3 TRENDS IN AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY 42
5.4.4 TRENDS IN AEROSPACE & DEFENCE INDUSTRY 43
5.4.5 TRENDS IN WIND ENERGY INDUSTRY 44

6 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY FIBER TYPE 45
6.1 INTRODUCTION 46
6.2 GLASS/CARBON HYBRID FABRIC 48
6.2.1 THE AFFORDABILITY AND LIGHTWEIGHT OF GLASS/ CARBON HYBRID
FABRIC DRIVE ITS DEMAND 48
6.3 CARBON/UHMWPE HYBRID FABRIC 50
6.3.1 THE GROWING AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY IS
LIKELY TO PROPEL THE MARKET 50
6.4 GLASS/ARAMID(KEVLAR) HYBRID FABRIC 51
6.4.1 DECREASING RAW MATERIAL COST IS DRIVING THE DEMAND
FOR GLASS/ARAMID(KEVLAR) HYBRID FABRIC 51
6.5 CARBON/ARAMID(KEVLAR) HYBRID FABRIC 53
6.5.1 CARBON/ARAMID(KEVLAR) HYBRID FABRIC HAVE HIGH ABRASION RESISTANCE, WHICH IS BOOSTING ITS DEMAND 53
6.6 OTHERS 54

7 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY APPLICATION FORM 56
7.1 INTRODUCTION 57
7.1.1 COMPOSITE FORM 58
7.1.1.1 Composite is the largest application form of hybrid fabric 58
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7.1.2 NON-COMPOSITE FORM 59
7.1.2.1 Non-composite form of hybrid fabric is widely used in
the consumer goods industry 59

8 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 61
8.1 INTRODUCTION 62
8.2 AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION 64
8.2.1 AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION IS THE LARGEST END-USE
INDUSTRY OF HYBRID FABRIC 64
8.3 AEROSPACE & DEFENSE 66
8.3.1 HYBRID FABRIC IS WIDELY USED IN BALLISTIC APPLICATION 66
8.4 WIND ENERGY 67
8.4.1 CARBON/GLASS HYBRID FABRIC IS WIDELY USED IN THE WIND
ENERGY INDUSTRY 67
8.5 SPORTS & RECREATIONAL 69
8.5.1 THE OPTIMAL PROPERTIES OF HYBRID FABRIC DRIVE ITS DEMAND
IN THE SPORTS & RECREATIONAL INDUSTRY 69
8.6 CONSUMER GOODS 70
8.6.1 INCREASING DEMAND FROM THE CLOTHING SECTOR IS PROPELLING
THE MARKET IN THIS SEGMENT 70
8.7 OTHERS 72

9 HYBRID FABRIC MARKET, BY REGION 74
9.1 INTRODUCTION 75
9.2 NORTH AMERICA 77
9.2.1 US 80
9.2.1.1 The US dominates the hybrid fabric market in North America 80
9.2.2 CANADA 80
9.2.2.1 Balance in cost and performance characteristics is
driving the market 80
9.3 EUROPE 81
9.3.1 GERMANY 84
9.3.1.1 Germany is the largest manufacturer of hybrid fabric in Europe 84
9.3.2 FRANCE 84
9.3.2.1 The use of hybrid fabric in various end-use industries is
triggering the market 84
9.3.3 UK 84
9.3.3.1 The growing aircraft component manufacturers is spurring
the demand for hybrid fabric 84
9.3.4 ITALY 84
9.3.4.1 Italy has a diversified aerospace & defense industry 84
9.4 APAC 85
9.4.1 CHINA 88
9.4.1.1 China is the fastest-growing market for hybrid fabric
at the global level 88
9.4.2 JAPAN 88
9.4.2.1 High demand in composite form application is driving
the market in Japan 88
9.4.3 SOUTH KOREA 88
9.4.3.1 Increasing demand from aerospace & defense industry
is witnessed in the country 88
9.5 MEA 89
9.5.1 UAE 91
9.5.1.1 The growing demand for fuel-efficient and lightweight
vehicles is boosting the market in UAE 91
9.5.2 ISRAEL 91
9.5.2.1 Israel is the fastest-growing hybrid fabric market in the MEA 91
9.5.3 SOUTH AFRICA 91
9.5.3.1 South Africa is a prominent hybrid fabric market 91
9.6 LATIN AMERICA 92
9.6.1 BRAZIL 94
9.6.1.1 Brazil dominates the hybrid fabric market in Latin America
due to the promising wind energy industry in the country 94

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 95
10.1 INTRODUCTION 95
10.2 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, HYBRID FABRIC MARKET 96
10.2.1 TERMINOLOGY/NOMENCLATURE 96
10.2.1.1 Visionary leaders 96
10.2.1.2 Dynamic Differentiators 96
10.2.1.3 Emerging Companies 96
10.2.1.4 Innovators 96
10.2.2 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 97
10.2.3 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 98
10.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 99
10.3.1 NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT 100
10.3.2 ACQUISITION 100

11 COMPANY PROFILES 101
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
11.1 ROYAL DSM N.V 101
11.2 SGL GROUP 103
11.3 GURIT 105
11.4 HEXCEL CORPORATION 107
11.5 EXEL COMPOSITES PLC 109
11.6 SOLVAY 111
11.7 TEXTUM INC 113
11.8 BGF INDUSTRIES, INC. 114
11.9 HACOTECH GMBH 115
11.10 ARROW TECHNICAL TEXTILES PVT LTD 116
11.11 OTHER COMPANIES 117
11.11.1 QUANTUM COMPOSITES 117
11.11.2 C. CRAMER, WEBEREI, GMBH & CO. KG 117
11.11.3 DEVOLD AMT 117
11.11.4 COLAN AUSTRALIA 117
11.11.5 CIT COMPOSITE MATERIALS ITALY 117
11.11.6 QUANTUMETA 117
11.11.7 RTP COMPANY 118
11.11.8 G. ANGELONI S.R.L. 118
11.11.9 FOTHERGILL GROUP 118
11.11.10 COMPOSITE FABRICS OF AMERICA (CFA) 118
11.11.11 TEXIGLASS TEXTILE INDUSTRY AND TRADE 118
11.11.12 FIBERPREG 118
11.11.13 PLASTIC REINFORCEMENT FABRIC LTD 119
11.11.14 GRM SYSTEMS LTD 119
11.11.15 CAAR REINFORCEMENTS LTD 119
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
12 APPENDIX 120
12.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 120
12.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 123
12.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 125
12.4 RELATED REPORTS 125
12.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 126