Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button

Home > Press > The Global Market for Nanotubes to 2015

Abstract:
A Realistic Assessment - 2nd Edition

The Global Market for Nanotubes to 2015

Dublin, Ireland | Posted on August 30th, 2010

Carbon nanotubes enable radical design changes for a wide variety of markets by permitting combinations of properties not previously possible in materials design and affording multi-functionality for increased efficiency. The challenge is translating the excellent combination of nanotubes properties on the nanoscale to structural properties on the macroscale. Contrary to most hyperbolic estimates, the current global market for carbon nanotubes has been measured by Nanoposts.com at approximately $247 million.

At present nanotubes represent a niche materials additives market; but one with limitless revenue potential however current hindrances include: inconsistent quality of carbon nanotubes supply; dispersion; characterization of carbon nanotubes nanocomposites; and scaling down processing equipment to work around the low CNT supply.

New functionalised nanotubes applications will come onto the market in the next few years that will greatly increase global revenues to $2.7 billion plus by 2015; driven mainly by the needs of the electronics and data storage, defence, energy, aerospace and automotive industries. The electronics and data storage market is likely to see the biggest penetration to 2015, with the performance enhancing properties of carbon nanotubes allowing electronics manufacturers to meet demanding market needs across a variety of applications. Their incorporation into the displays applications will also increase demand, with a conservative revenue forecast of $1.07 billion by 2015.

For more information please visit:

www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/the_global_market_for_carbon_nanotubes_to_201


The 140+ page report "The Global Market for Nanotubes to 2015: A Realistic Assessment - 2nd Edition" provides in-depth coverage of one of the most active and commercially important areas of nanotechnology and includes:

- Global revenue figures and projections 2006-2015 across all markets
- Key drivers across all markets
- Products, applications and market trends
- Profiles of major and minor companies developing commercial applications of nanotubes including:
- - Bayer MaterialScience
- - BASF
- - Thomas Swan
- - Nanocomp
- - Nanocyl
- - Arkema
- - Mitsui
- - Toray
- - IBM
- - Surrey Nanosystems
- - Nanotero
- - Natural Nano
- - Unidym
- - Eikos

For more information please visit:

www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/the_global_market_for_carbon_nanotubes_to_201


Title Index:

1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

2 METHODOLOGY
2.1 Quantitative Data Collection
2.2 Qualitative Data Collection
2.3 Market forecasting

3 COMMERCIALISING NANOTECHNOLOGY
3.1 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
3.2 SUPPLIERS
3.2.1 Materials
3.2.2 Tools and instrumentation
3.2.3 Devices and system integration
3.3 BUYERS
3.4 NEW ENTRANTS
3.5 SUBSTITUTION THREATS
3.6 COMPETITION
3.7 KEY CHALLENGES
3.7.1 TECHNICAL
3.7.1.1 Understanding
3.7.1.2 Tools
3.7.2 MARKET
3.7.2.1 Hype
3.7.2.2 Cost
3.7.2.3 Production
3.7.2.4 Public Perception and Ethics
3.7.3 REGULATION
3.8 Market Trends and Drivers
3.8.1 DRIVERS
3.8.2 TRENDS
3.8.2.1 Collaboration
3.8.2.2 First to market
3.8.2.3 Nanomaterials advantage
3.8.2.4 Improved products
3.8.2.5 Decreasing cost of nanomaterials
3.8.2.6 Autonomous systems

4 THE GLOBAL MARKET FOR CARBON NANOTUBES
4.1 CARBON NANOTUBES
4.1.1 Single-walled carbon nanotubes
4.1.2 Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWNT)
4.1.2.1 Double Walled Carbon Nanotubes (DWNT)
4.2 PRODUCTION METHODS
4.2.1 Arc Method
4.2.2 Laser Methods
4.2.3 Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD)
4.2.4 Ball Milling
4.2.5 Other Methods
4.3 THE GLOBAL MARKET FOR CARBON NANOTUBES
4.3.1 Applications
4.3.2 Global Market Revenues 2006-2015
4.4 KEY PLAYERS
4.4.1 Brand owners
4.4.2 Application developers
4.4.3 Carbon Nanotube Suppliers

5 COMPANY PROFILES
5.1 American Dye Source Inc
5.2 Arkema
5.3 Arknano Technology Development Co., Ltd
5.4 Arry International Group
5.5 Bayer MaterialScience
5.6 BioNano International Singapore Pte. Ltd
5.7 BuckyUSA
5.8 C-Polymers GmbH
5.9 Carbon NT&F 21
5.10 Carbon Solutions Inc
5.11 Catalytic Materials LLC
5.12 CheapTubes
5.13 Chengdu Organic Chemicals Co., Ltd, Chinese Academy of Sciences
5.14 Continental Carbon Company
5.15 DuPont
5.16 Frontier Carbon Corp
5.17 Fujitsu Laboratories
5.18 FutureCarbon GmbH
5.19 Helix Material Solutions Inc
5.20 Honjo Chemical Corporation
5.21 Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc
5.22 IBM
5.23 Innovations Unified Technologies
5.24 Luna Nanoworks
5.25 MER Corporation
5.26 Mitsui Chemicals, Inc
5.27 Mknano
5.28 Molecular Nanosystems Inc
5.29 MTR Ltd
5.30 Nano-C, Inc
5.31 Nanocarblab
5.32 Nanocs
5.33 Nanocomp Technologies, Inc
5.34 Nanocomposites Inc
5.35 NanoCompound GmbH
5.36 Nanocyl s.a
5.37 NanoIntegris
5.38 NanoLab, Inc
5.39 Nanoledge Inc
5.40 NanoMas Technologies
5.41 NanoNB Corp
5.42 Nanoselect Inc
5.43 Nanoshel LLC
5.44 Nanostructured & Amorphous Materials, Inc
5.45 NanoTechLabs, Inc
5.46 Nanothink S.A
5.47 Natural Nano, Inc
5.48 N-Tec
5.49 Raymor Industries, Inc
5.50 Rossetter Holdings Ltd
5.51 SES Research
5.52 Shenzhen Nanotech Port Co., Ltd. (NTP)
5.53 SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc
5.54 Sun Nanotech Co., Ltd
5.55 Surrey NanoSystems
5.56 Thomas Swan & Co
5.57 Unidym Inc
5.58 Xintek, Inc
5.59 YTC America, Inc
5.60 Zyvex Performance Materials, Inc

6 GLOSSARY OF TERMS


Pricing: Electronic and Hard Copy (Single User) : EUR 3520


Ordering - Three easy ways to place your order:

1] Order online at
www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/the_global_market_for_carbon_nanotubes_to_201


2] Order by fax: Print an Order form from
www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/the_global_market_for_carbon_nanotubes_to_201
and Fax to +353 1 4100 980

3] Order by mail: Print an Order form from
www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/the_global_market_for_carbon_nanotubes_to_201
and post to Research and Markets Ltd. Guinness Center, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8.
Ireland.


Related Titles also available from Research and Markets:

Carbon Nanotubes and Related Structures: Synthesis, Characterization, Functionalization, and Applications -

www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/carbon_nanotubes_and_related_structures_synt


The World Market for Carbon Nanotubes, Carbon Nanofibers, Fullerenes, POSS and Graphene -

www.researchandmarkets.com/product/3e3997/the_world_market_for_carbon_nanotubes_carbon

####

About Research and Markets
We are the leading source for international market research and market data. We hold ‘000’s of major research publications from most of the leading publishers, consultants and analysts. We provide you with the latest data on international and regional markets, key industries, the top companies, new products and the latest trends.

For more information, please click here

Contacts:
Amy Cole
Senior Manager
Research and Markets Ltd

Copyright © Research and Markets

If you have a comment, please Contact us.

Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

News and information

Leti IEDM 2016 Paper Clarifies Correlation between Endurance, Window Margin and Retention in RRAM for First Time: Paper Presented at IEDM 2016 Offers Ways to Reconcile High-cycling Requirements and Instability at High Temperatures in Resistive RAM December 6th, 2016

Tokyo Institute of Technology research: 3D solutions to energy savings in silicon power transistors December 6th, 2016

Physicists decipher electronic properties of materials in work that may change transistors December 6th, 2016

Infrared instrumentation leader secures exclusive use of Vantablack coating December 5th, 2016

Possible Futures

Physicists decipher electronic properties of materials in work that may change transistors December 6th, 2016

Fast, efficient sperm tails inspire nanobiotechnology December 5th, 2016

Construction of practical quantum computers radically simplified: Scientists invent ground-breaking new method that puts quantum computers within reach December 5th, 2016

Shape matters when light meets atom: Mapping the interaction of a single atom with a single photon may inform design of quantum devices December 4th, 2016

Chip Technology

Leti IEDM 2016 Paper Clarifies Correlation between Endurance, Window Margin and Retention in RRAM for First Time: Paper Presented at IEDM 2016 Offers Ways to Reconcile High-cycling Requirements and Instability at High Temperatures in Resistive RAM December 6th, 2016

Tokyo Institute of Technology research: 3D solutions to energy savings in silicon power transistors December 6th, 2016

Physicists decipher electronic properties of materials in work that may change transistors December 6th, 2016

Construction of practical quantum computers radically simplified: Scientists invent ground-breaking new method that puts quantum computers within reach December 5th, 2016

Memory Technology

New technology of ultrahigh density optical storage researched at Kazan University: The ever-growing demand for storage devices stimulates scientists to find new ways of improving the performance of existing technologies November 30th, 2016

A Tiny Machine: UCSB electrical and computer engineers design an infinitesimal computing device October 28th, 2016

How nanoscience will improve our health and lives in the coming years: Targeted medicine deliveries and increased energy efficiency are just two of many ways October 26th, 2016

Making the switch, this time with an insulator: Colorado State University physicists, joining the fundamental pursuit of using electron spins to store and manipulate information, have demonstrated a new approach to doing so, which could prove useful in the application of low-powe September 2nd, 2016

Nanotubes/Buckyballs/Fullerenes

Infrared instrumentation leader secures exclusive use of Vantablack coating December 5th, 2016

Novel Electrode Structure Provides New Promise for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries December 3rd, 2016

Cutting-edge nanotechnologies are breaking into industries November 18th, 2016

Hybrid nanostructures hold hydrogen well: Rice University scientists say boron nitride-graphene hybrid may be right for next-gen green cars October 25th, 2016

Nanoelectronics

Leti IEDM 2016 Paper Clarifies Correlation between Endurance, Window Margin and Retention in RRAM for First Time: Paper Presented at IEDM 2016 Offers Ways to Reconcile High-cycling Requirements and Instability at High Temperatures in Resistive RAM December 6th, 2016

Physicists decipher electronic properties of materials in work that may change transistors December 6th, 2016

Journal Nanotechnology Progress International (JONPI) Volume 6, issue 2 coming out soon! December 5th, 2016

Supersonic spray yields new nanomaterial for bendable, wearable electronics: Film of self-fused nanowires clear as glass, conducts like metal November 23rd, 2016

Announcements

Leti IEDM 2016 Paper Clarifies Correlation between Endurance, Window Margin and Retention in RRAM for First Time: Paper Presented at IEDM 2016 Offers Ways to Reconcile High-cycling Requirements and Instability at High Temperatures in Resistive RAM December 6th, 2016

Tokyo Institute of Technology research: 3D solutions to energy savings in silicon power transistors December 6th, 2016

Physicists decipher electronic properties of materials in work that may change transistors December 6th, 2016

Infrared instrumentation leader secures exclusive use of Vantablack coating December 5th, 2016

Energy

Research Study: MetaSOLTM Shatters Solar Panel Efficiency Forecasts with Innovative New Coating: Coating Provides 1.2 Percent Absolute Enhancement to Triple Junction Solar Cells December 2nd, 2016

Deep insights from surface reactions: Researchers use Stampede supercomputer to study new chemical sensing methods, desalination and bacterial energy production December 2nd, 2016

Throwing new light on printed organic solar cells December 1st, 2016

Physics, photosynthesis and solar cells: Researchers combine quantum physics and photosynthesis to make discovery that could lead to highly efficient, green solar cells November 30th, 2016

Automotive/Transportation

'Back to the Future' inspires solar nanotech-powered clothing November 15th, 2016

Nanocellulose in medicine and green manufacturing: American University professor develops method to improve performance of cellulose nanocrystals November 7th, 2016

Diamond nanothread: Versatile new material could prove priceless for manufacturing: Would you dress in diamond nanothreads? It's not as far-fetched as you might think November 3rd, 2016

Hybrid nanostructures hold hydrogen well: Rice University scientists say boron nitride-graphene hybrid may be right for next-gen green cars October 25th, 2016

Aerospace/Space

Infrared instrumentation leader secures exclusive use of Vantablack coating December 5th, 2016

New records set up with 'Screws of Light' November 20th, 2016

Keep it Clean: Leti and French Partners to Test ‘Smart’ Antibacterial Surfaces in Space: Matiss Experiment Designed to Measure Most Effective Material for Cleaning International Space Station and Is Expected to Provide Earth-bound Applications November 15th, 2016

Nanocellulose in medicine and green manufacturing: American University professor develops method to improve performance of cellulose nanocrystals November 7th, 2016

Battery Technology/Capacitors/Generators/Piezoelectrics/Thermoelectrics/Energy storage

Novel Electrode Structure Provides New Promise for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries December 3rd, 2016

A Phone That Charges in Seconds? UCF Scientists Bring it Closer to Reality November 21st, 2016

'Back to the Future' inspires solar nanotech-powered clothing November 15th, 2016

Vesper a Finalist for Two ACE Awards: Ultimate Products and Innovator of the Year -- Industry’s first piezoelectric MEMS microphone and Vesper CTO Bobby Littrell recognized for prestigious electronics-industry awards November 10th, 2016

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE




  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More











ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project