Chemicals and Materials
Over the years, the Chemicals and Materials in Infrastructure and Mobility group has lead from front in terms of market, product and technology predictions, leading to bold recommendations that have defined and directed strategies of several companies. The group produces over 50 strategic market engineering studies and strategic insights every year. Each study banks on a robust research methodology that includes interviewing all major industry and value chain stakeholders and leveraging a huge internal database of more than 400 reports that have been produced in the last decade. The team also publishes visionary, issue focused market insights, white papers and movers and shakers interviews with industry thought leaders.
The analyst team focuses on not only tracking products and technologies that are impacting today's global infrastructure and mobility industries, but also provide in-depth and visionary insights into those which will impact these sectors in the future. The research team maintains strong relationships with companies across the various tiers of the value chain and leverages these relationships through primary interviews to provide a holistic and unbiased opinion of how markets will evolve and what technologies and products will be embraced and when
14 Feb 2011  |  North America
2010 Cross-Region Comparison Vehicle Owners' Perceptions of Materials Used in the Production of Vehicles
This study compares US and EU consumers' knowledge and perception of materials used in the production of vehicles. Both groups perceive themselves as having rather low or moderate awareness of the materials, and such knowledge is only moderately important for the majority of both groups. The highest level of importance is placed on structural fra...
27 Dec 2011  |  North America
Plastics to Steal Share from Metals in Minor Under-hood Components
Strategic analysis of plastics in the electric vehicles market provides an in-depth analysis of the major plastic materials used in components of electric vehicles. Segments of the research service include thermal management systems, wire and cables, powertrains, and battery casings. In thermal management systems, liquid piping, air ducts, fans and...
06 Oct 2010  |  North America
Overall, vehicle owners are unaware of the specific materials used in their vehicles to help keep them safe, perform well, and maybe even have a less-negative impact on the environment. But, by raising vehicle purchasing consumers awareness of new, more innovative materials especially those that incorporate green components materials manufac...
16 Dec 2011  |  North America
Weight reduction requirements driving the adoption of carbon fiber composites
This study covers the state of the global automotive carbon fiber composites market used to achieve weight reduction of automobiles in the wake of fuel efficiency legislations, examining drivers and restraints for growth, pricing, legislation, demand and geographical trends. In addition, an in-depth analysis of the carbon fiber capacities, prevalen...
08 Nov 2006  |  Asia Pacific
Due to the continuously growing demand for personal care products, personal care ingredients (PCI) market is forecast to have stable growth of over 10 percent in the following seven years. This research service reviews a number of issues, which are particularly important to the future prospects of the Chinese PCI market, such as PCI purchasing proc...
23 Jan 2008  |  Europe
In this research the Eastern European market for sealants whose primary function is to fill a space between two substrates is considered. A key consideration for inclusion in this category is the flexible nature of the cured product. As such products such as foams and fully-hardening putties are excluded. A flexible sealant may provide some bond...
29 May 2008  |  Europe
This research covers 2 distinct groups of plastic compounds and composites. Wood plastic composites (WPC) use wood flour or wood fibre as a reinforcing material. Natural fibre composites (NFC) use fibres extracted from a variety of plant sources, including hemp, flax, kenaf and sisal. The research looks at all important tiers in the value chain for...
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20 Aug 2008  |  Global
The markets for polymers and composites in aerospace applications have been on a very high growth path since the early 2000's, with the introduction of game changing aircraft models such as Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Recent market conditions, including the high price of aircraft fuel and the need to improve the fuel efficiency of aircra...
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25 Feb 2013  |  Global
The Oil and Gas Sector Will Drive Growth
This study analyses and evaluates the global market for intumescent coatings between 2008 and 2018. It presents an overview of the passive fire protection market, focusing on the construction and oil and gas industries. Additionally, it discusses current trends and future expectations. The research study also analyses hydrocarbon and cellulosic int...
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15 Oct 2007  |  Africa
The South African biofuels market is currently standing at the brink of exciting growth. Investors and government participants now have to decide what the correct level of subsidy will be as well as finding ways of avoiding food versus fuel conflict.
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