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The World Market for Nanofibers

Applications, Products, End User Markets, Companies and Revenues

The World Market for Nanofibers
Category: Materials Published: Dec 2010 Pages: 43 View Contents
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Global revenues for nanofibers were an estimated $79.5million in 2009, growing to around $334million by 2017. Main markets at present are in air and water filtration and textiles.

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New market applications are coming on stream in electronics (heat management), energy (batteries, catalysts and fuel cells) and medicine and life sciences (wound dressings, drug delivery and tissue engineering). Other markets impacted are aerospace and aviation, aerospace, cosmetics and plastics.

Leading players in the market include Ahlstrom, Dupont, Donaldson, Hollingsworth & Vose, Johns Manville, Kuraray, Mitsubishi Rayon, Teijin and Toray. Innovative up and coming companies involved in both the production and application of nanofibers include Elmarco, Fiberio Technology Corporation, Finetex and Nanoval.

Report contents include:

  • Market revenues to 2017
  • Market structure
  • Market drivers
  • Key producers
  • Key players by market
  • Over 35 company profiles including products and end user markets
  • End user markets covered include Aerospace and Aviation, Automotive, Cosmetics, Electronics and Semiconductors, Energy, Filtration, Medical and Life Sciences, Plastics and Textiles

Global revenues for nanofibers were an estimated $79.5million in 2009, growing to around $334million by 2017.