1 INTRODUCTION 22
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 22
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 22
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 23
1.3.1 REGIONS COVERED 23
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 24
1.4 CURRENCY 24
1.5 UNIT CONSIDERED 24
1.6 LIMITATIONS 24
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 25

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 26
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 26
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 27
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 27
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 27
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 28
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 29
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primary interviews 29
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 30
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 30
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 31
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 32
2.4 ASSUMPTIONS 33

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 34

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 37
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET 37
4.2 APAC ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET, BY TYPE AND COUNTRY 38
4.3 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET, BY TYPE 38
4.4 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 39

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 40
5.1 INTRODUCTION 40
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 40
5.2.1 DRIVERS 41
5.2.1.1 Enforcement of VOC emission regulations 41
5.2.1.2 Demand for high-temperature polymer abrasion resistant coatings 41
5.2.1.3 Superior properties of ceramic coatings 41
5.2.1.4 Demand for efficient processes and improved life of equipment and devices 41
5.2.1.5 Increasing demand from emerging economies 42
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 42
5.2.2.1 Capital-intensive operations for ceramic coatings 42
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 42
5.2.3.1 Increase in the installation of scrubbers in the marine industry 42
5.2.3.2 Growing demand for fluoropolymer abrasion resistant coatings 43
5.2.3.3 Increasing activities in shipbuilding and pipeline industries 43
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 43
5.2.4.1 Stringent regulatory policies and local laws for pollution control 43
5.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 44
5.3.1 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 44
5.3.2 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 45
5.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 45
5.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 45
5.3.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 46

6 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET, BY TYPE 47
6.1 INTRODUCTION 48
6.2 METAL/CERAMIC COATINGS 49
6.2.1.1 Oxide coatings 49
6.2.1.1.1 WIDE APPLICATIONS WILL KEEP THE DEMAND FOR OXIDE COATINGS GROW DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 49
6.2.1.2 Carbide coatings 50
6.2.1.2.1 DEMAND FOR TUNGSTEN CARBIDE WILL DRIVE THE GROWTH OF THE CARBIDE COATINGS SEGMENT 50
6.2.1.3 Nitride coatings 50
6.2.1.3.1 THE DEMAND FOR THIN-FILM COATINGS WILL INCREASE THE DEMAND FOR NITRIDE COATINGS 50
6.2.1.4 Others 51
6.3 POLYMER COATINGS 51
6.3.1.1 Epoxy 52
6.3.1.1.1 The biocompatible property of epoxies is creating demands for epoxy coatings in the healthcare sector 52
6.3.1.2 Polyurethane 52
6.3.1.2.1 The environmentally friendly waterborne polyurethane coatings will drive the polyurethane market 52
6.3.1.3 Fluoropolymer 53
6.3.1.3.1 The desirable set of fluoropolymer properties will drive the demand across various end-use industries 53
6.3.1.4 Polyester 53
6.3.1.4.1 The need for low voc emission coatings is driving the demand for polyester coatings 53
6.3.1.5 Others 53

7 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 54
7.1 INTRODUCTION 55
7.2 OIL & GAS 56
7.2.1 INCREASING DEMAND FOR COATINGS THAT EXTEND THE SERVICE LIFE OF THE COMPONENT ALONG WITH BETTER WEAR AND TEAR RESISTANCE WILL DRIVE THE MARKET 56
7.3 POWER GENERATION 57
7.3.1 INCREASE IN POWER CONSUMPTION AND THE ABILITY OF ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS TO PROTECT WIND TURBINE BLADES FROM THE HARSH ENVIRONMENT TO SPUR THE MARKET 57
7.4 MARINE 58
7.4.1 GROWING REQUIREMENT FOR LNG WILL INCREASE THE DEMAND FOR ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS 58
7.5 TRANSPORTATION 59
7.5.1 INCREASING AIR TRAFFIC AND GROWING DEMAND FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES WILL CREATE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MARKET 59
7.6 MINING 61
7.6.1 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE MAINTENANCE CYCLES OF EQUIPMENT IN THE MINING INDUSTRY 61
7.7 CONSTRUCTION 61
7.7.1 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS PROVIDE FLEXIBILITY IN STRUCTURAL VIBRATIONS WITHOUT ANY CRACKING 61
7.8 OTHERS 62

8 ABRASION RESISTANT COATINGS MARKET, BY REGION 64
8.1 INTRODUCTION 65
8.2 NORTH AMERICA 66
8.2.1 US 69
8.2.1.1 Significant presence in the oil & gas industry to drive the market 69
8.2.2 CANADA 72
8.2.2.1 Potential demand from upcoming on oil & gas pipeline projects in the country 72
8.3 APAC 75
8.3.1 CHINA 80
8.3.1.1 Significant presence of OEM in different end-use industries to impact the market growth 80
8.3.2 JAPAN 83
8.3.2.1 Strong environment-friendly technology in the marine sector to propel the demand 83
8.3.3 SOUTH KOREA 86
8.3.3.1 Growing number of gas supply infrastructure projects and increasing focus toward renewable power likely to bring more opportunities 86
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8.3.4 TAIWAN 89
8.3.4.1 Increasing dependence on renewable sources to drive the abrasion resistant coatings market 89
8.3.5 REST OF APAC 91
8.4 EUROPE 94
8.4.1 GERMANY 98
8.4.1.1 Government support for enhancing the shipbuilding industry to create a favorable environment for the market growth 98
8.4.2 RUSSIA 101
8.4.2.1 New oil & gas pipeline projects spurring the demand for abrasion resistant coatings 101
8.4.3 FRANCE 104
8.4.3.1 Stringent regulations on VOC emission will spur the demand for ceramic abrasion resistant coatings 104
8.4.4 UK 107
8.4.4.1 Increasing investments in the oil & gas and wind power sectors of the country to drive the market 107
8.4.5 ITALY 110
8.4.5.1 Growing gas supply infrastructure to have high requirement for abrasion resistant coatings 110
8.4.6 REST OF EUROPE 113
8.5 INDIA, MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA (IMEA) 116
8.5.1 INDIA 119
8.5.1.1 One of the most attractive renewable energy markets in the world 119
8.5.2 SAUDI ARABIA 122
8.5.2.1 Strong presence in the oil & gas industry spurring the demand for abrasion resistant coatings 122
8.5.3 SOUTH AFRICA 125
8.5.3.1 Increase in maritime traffic to drive the market 125
8.5.4 REST OF IMEA 128
8.6 LATIN AMERICA 130
8.6.1 MEXICO 134
8.6.1.1 Growing wind power and OEM industries will create opportunities for the abrasion resistant coatings manufacturers 134
8.6.2 BRAZIL 137
8.6.2.1 Increasing number of planned offshore projects in the oil & gas industry spurring the demand for abrasion resistant coatings 137
8.6.3 ARGENTINA 140
8.6.3.1 Rise in investments in oil & gas and wind power end-use industries to drive the market for abrasion resistant coatings 140
8.6.4 REST OF LATIN AMERICA 142
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9 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 146
9.1 INTRODUCTION 146
9.2 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 147
9.2.1 EXPANSIONS 147
9.2.2 ACQUISITIONS 148
9.2.3 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 149
10 COMPANY PROFILES 150
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
10.1 AKZONOBEL 150
10.2 THE SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY 153
10.3 HEMPEL 156
10.4 JOTUN GROUP 160
10.5 SIKA AG 163
10.6 AXALTA COATING SYSTEMS 166
10.7 SAINT-GOBAIN 169
10.8 PRAXAIR SURFACE TECHNOLOGIES 171
10.9 PPG INDUSTRIES 172
10.10 HARDIDE PLC 174
10.11 OTHERS 176
*Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
10.11.1 METAL COATING CORPORATION 176
10.11.2 SDC TECHNOLOGIES 176
10.11.3 3M 176
10.11.4 ASB INDUSTRIES 176
10.11.5 CHESTERTON 176
10.11.6 IMPREGLON 176
10.11.7 NEI CORPORATION 177
10.11.8 PRECISION COATINGS 177
10.11.9 ENDURA COATING 177
10.11.10 E/M COATING 177
10.11.11 THE BODYCOAT GROUP 177
10.11.12 ARKEMA 177
11 APPENDIX 178
11.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 178
11.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 181
11.3 RELATED REPORTS 183
11.4 AUTHOR DETAILS 184