Polycarbonate Glazing Market Research Report- Forecast till 2030

Polycarbonate Glazing Market- By Application (Architectural Glazing, Sidelights, Roofing & Skylights, Windscreens, Illuminated Signage & Displays, and others), By End-Use (Industrial Construction, Commercial Construction, Institutional Construction, Horticulture & Agriculture, Automotive, and others), and By Region - Global Forecast Till 2030

ID: MRFR/CnM/1990-CR | August 2017 | Region: Global | 115 pages

Polycarbonate Glazing Market Dynamics


Polycarbonate glazing is the sheet that blocks heat and reduces the building up of the heat. These are also considered a great source of condensation control for treating the garden centers and greenhouses. It allows almost 85% light to penetrate, gets less heated up than glass, and has greater efficiency in withstanding the mechanical blows. It is highly flexible and is extensively used to manufacture curved surfaces.


They are available in variable shapes and sizes from flat to multi-layered, and some specialized ones also include the tongue, steam, or a groove design. Their lightweight is the presence of a cellular polycarbonate arrangement that imparts high durability and thermal insulation. They are also available in solid forms. The product has endless uses in various industries with a surety of keeping the safety purposes intact. The polycarbonate glazing market has endless opportunities because of some beautiful characteristic properties the product has.


COVID-19 analysis


Corona pandemic has bought a change in the lives of almost everyone across the world. Mentally, physically and most of all financially. There are inevitable setbacks that would not be easy to recover, but for others, like a business setback, steps can be taken to ensure the smooth running of the organizations. The pandemic is not over yet, and we cannot do much with it, but we can at least make sure that we change the work pattern and allow the business to mold according to the present tie.


The authorities and government has taken many measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic. The best possible measures are taken to support this market during the tough situation. The whole procedure requires thorough understanding and research. All this and much more is included in the reports provided to the business owners. This helps them analyze the position they are in currently and work according to the given scenarios. Moreover, the qualitative and quantitative polycarbonate glazing market analysis of the market and necessary actions to combat losses are necessary.


Market Dynamics


According to the studies, the major driving factors in the market's growth include development in the construction sector, favorable laws and regulations laid down by the government, and automotive production growth. An increase in the urban population and their disposable income has also contributed to a great extent to the market's growth. All these factors have been projected to give stable growth to the market during the forecast period. The uses of the sheets are spread across various industries, and the scope will increase for sure. Not just this, with the increase in awareness, the focus of population across the world has been shifting towards sustainable construction, which subsequently has increased the demand for the polycarbonate glazing market.


Demand for lightweight vehicles has also been increasing, adopting strict measures towards reducing the emissions from the cars. The sales in the automotive region have also increased many folds. Demand for polycarbonate security glazing has also been increasing. All these have led to the growth of the market. But some factors have been acting as a restraint in the growth, which includes the high cost and regulations in using polycarbonate window glazing in the windscreens of automobiles.


Regulatory implications


Regulatory implications on the market have been a significant cause in restraining the growth. Apart from the high cost associated with it, laws and regulations passed by various regulatory bodies, local and regional administrations, and governments at the national level towards polycarbonate window glazing on the windscreen of the vehicles have been pulling the growth of the market n the backward direction. Not many laws are against the polycarbonate glazing industry, but this single regulation has a broad impact on the growth. While people are moving towards sustainable living in everything they do, everything they have, and everything they eat, the market has indeed found its way in the hearts of millions hence moved towards the ladder of success.


Segmentation overview


The polycarbonate glazing market share can be segmented into various subtypes. They are:



  1. Based on application

  2. Based on end-use


Based on application: Based on the application, the polycarbonate glazing market can be subdivided into the following categories:



  1. Windscreens

  2. Architectural glazing

  3. Illuminated signage and displays

  4. Roofing and skylights

  5. Sidelights

  6. Others


Out of all the subtypes, Architectural glazing dominated the market with a large share of the market till the 2016 forecast period. Polycarbonate glazing panels have also been in demand for quite some time now and are expected to stay in demand in upcoming years too.


Based on End-user: Based on the end-user, the polycarbonate glazing market can be further classified into the following subtypes:



  1. Commercial construction

  2. Horticulture and agriculture

  3. Industrial construction

  4. Institutional construction

  5. Automotive

  6. Others


Among all the subtypes, the segment that dominates the market is the industrial construction segment which has found its way due to the increase in industrialization worldwide.


Regional analysis


Based on the regions, the polycarbonate glazing market is subdivided into the following categories:



  1. Latin America

  2. North America

  3. Europe

  4. The Middle East and Africa

  5. Asia Pacific


Among all the five regions, the region that dominates the market is Asia pacific. The primary reason for its dominance in the polycarbonate glazing industry is rapid industrialization and growth in the automotive industry. The areas accounted for almost 44% of the total market volume and are expected to experience the fastest CAGR among all other regions. The countries that have played a significant part in its dominance in the polycarbonate glazing market share are India, China, and Japan, where industrialization has been taking place rather very rapidly.


The Middle East and Africa are expected to witness average growth in the market. Europe and North America would have to be satisfied with an average increase too because of strict regulations on the market by the government. But the growth in the automotive industry in these two regions might pick up the market to a great extent in upcoming years.


Competitive landscape


The major players in the market include 



  • SABIC,

  • Brett Martin Plastic Sheets,

  • Guangdong Amuse Plastic Products Co., Limited,

  • Plazit Polygal,

  • MG Polyplast Industries Pvt. Ltd,

  • Palram Industries Ltd.,

  • Gallina,

  • among others.


All these significant players in the market have been working hand in hand towards the market's growth. They all have been focussing on bringing technological advancements in the market, looking at the future perspective. Collaborations, acquisitions, and mergers amongst themselves have bought the call to a very high position. Not just for themselves, but every move they take is for the good of the entire polycarbonate glazing market. They have been standing tall as idols for many newcomers in the market with a role model in the strategic implementation of their plans.


Recent advancements


Here are some of the latest advancements in the field of polycarbonate glazing market:



  • In August 2017, Composites acquired Athlone Extrusions Ltd to expand its business globally.


Multi-walled are being used extensively. These are lightweight, highly durable sheets that are used for various purposes like polycarbonate security glazing.



  • The introduction of polycarbonate sheds has bought a revolution in the Polycarbonate glazing market. These sheds act as a beautiful greenhouse for various purposes.

  • Transparent polycarbonates have been bought into the market, which is used in polycarbonate glazing panels and skylights.

  • Polycarbonate pallet flow is being widely used as a flow track system for deep lane flow. It is highly temperature resistant and is designed to be used in a highly organized pattern.


Report Overview


The business owners are provided with exclusive reports, which result from the in-depth polycarbonate glazing market analysis and research of industry experts and analysts. The reports include the market overview and the current position of the market owing to the COVID-19 pandemic across the world. The effect of the pandemic is mentioned in the market, and the practical ways have also been discussed to work accordingly.


The market dynamics, factors affecting the growth, and factors that prove a challenge in the development have also been discussed. The market segmentation based on application, end-user, and regions has also been included in the report. The major players in the market and their way of implementing the work pattern have also been discussed. The latest updates of the industry is also a part of the report



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2030: Significant value
  CAGR   2022–2030: Substantial CAGR
  Base Year   2021
  Forecast Period   2022-2030
  Historical Data   2019 & 2020
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   By Application, End-Use Industry and Region
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   SABIC, Brett Martin Plastic Sheets, Guangdong Amuse Plastic Products Co., Limited, Plazit Polygal, MG Polyplast Industries Pvt. Ltd, Palram Industries Ltd., Gallina, among others.
  Key Market Opportunities   It is highly flexible and is extensively used to manufacture curved surfaces.
  Key Market Drivers   Development in the construction sector, favorable laws and regulations laid down by the government


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


Various application areas are Architectural glazing, sidelights, roofing and skylights, windscreens, illuminated signage and displays, and many others.

The names of end-user industries that utilize polycarbonate glazing include Residential and institutional construction, Automotive, Industrial & Commercial Construction, and Horticulture & Agriculture.

Asia Pacific region dominates the polycarbonate glazing market

Growth in the construction sector is the primary factor in the growth of the polycarbonate glazing market.

Palram Industries Ltd., Brett Martin Plastic Sheets, Plazit Polygal, MG Polyplast Industries Pvt. Ltd, Guangdong Amuse Plastic Products Co., Limited, SABIC, and Gallina are some of the players leading the global polycarbonate glazing market.

1 Executive Summary

2 Scope Of The Report

2.1 Market Definition

2.2 Scope Of The Study

2.2.1 Research Objectives

2.2.2 Assumptions & Limitations

2.3 Markets Structure

3 Market Research Methodology

3.1 Research Process

3.2 Secondary Research

3.3 Primary Research

3.4 Forecast Model

4 Market Landscape

4.1 Five Forces Analysis

4.1.1 Threat Of New Entrants

4.1.2 Bargaining Power Of Buyers

4.1.3 Threat Of Substitutes

4.1.4 Segment Rivalry

4.2 Value Chain/Supply Chain Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market

5 Industry Overview Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Growth Drivers

5.3 Impact Analysis

5.4 Market Challenges

5.5 Impact Analysis

6 Market Trends

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Growth Trends

6.3 Impact Analysis

7 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market By Region

8 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market By Application (Architectural Glazing, Skylights And Sidelights, Conservatory Roofing, Windscreens, Illuminated Signage And Displays, And Others)

9 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market By End User (Warehouses, Factories, Automotive, Horticulture & Agriculture, Commercial Buildings, Hospitals, And Others

10 Company Profiles

10.1 Brett Martin Plastic Sheets

10.1.1 Company Overview

10.1.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.1.3 Financial Updates

10.1.4 Key Developments

10.2 Access Plastics Ltd

10.2.1 Company Overview

10.2.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.2.3 Financial Updates

10.2.4 Key Developments

10.3 Palram Industries Ltd.

10.3.1 Company Overview

10.3.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.3.3 Financial Updates

10.3.4 Key Developments

10.4 Chi Mei Corporation

10.4.1 Company Overview

10.4.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.4.3 Financial Updates

10.4.4 Key Developments

10.5 Idemitsu Kosan Co

10.5.1 Company Overview

10.5.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.5.3 Financial Updates

10.5.4 Key Developments

10.6 Sheffield Plastics Inc.

10.6.1 Company Overview

10.6.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.6.3 Financial Updates

10.6.4 Key Developments

10.7 Webasto Thermo & Comfort UK Ltd

10.87.1 Company Overview

10.7.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.7.3 Financial Updates

10.7.4 Key Developments

10.8 Guangdong Amuse Plastic Products Co

10.8.1 Company Overview

10.8.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.8.3 Financial Updates

10.8.4 Key Developments

10.9 Haiyan Huashuaite Plastics Electric Appliances Co.

10.9.1 Company Overview

10.9.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.9.3 Financial Updates

10.9.4 Key Developments

10.10 Freeglass GmbH & Co. KG

10.10.1 Company Overview

10.10.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

10.10.3 Financial Updates

10.10.4 Key Developments

11 Conclusion

12 List Of Tables

Table 1 World Population By Major Regions (2020 To 2030) (Million)

Table 2 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market: By Region, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 3 North America Polycarbonate Glazing Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 4 Europe Polycarbonate Glazing Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 5 Asia-Pacific Polycarbonate Glazing Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 6 RoW Polycarbonate Glazing Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 7 Global Polycarbonate Glazing By Application Market: By Regions, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 8 North America Polycarbonate Glazing By Application Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table 9 Europe Polycarbonate Glazing By Application Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table10 Asia-Pacific Polycarbonate Glazing By Application Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table11 RoW Polycarbonate Glazing By Application Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table12 North America Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table13 Europe Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table14 Asia-Pacific Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table15 RoW Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table16 Global Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Region, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table17 North America Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table18 Europe Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table19 Asia-Pacific Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table20 RoW Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table21 RoW Polycarbonate Glazing For End User Market: By Country, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table22 Global Application Market: By Region, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table23 Global End User Market: By Region, 2020-2022 (USD Million)

Table24 North America Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Country (USD Million)

Table25 North America Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Application (Million USD)

Table26 North America Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By End User (Million USD)

Table27 Europe: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Country (USD Million)

Table28 Europe: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Application (USD Million)

Table29 Europe: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By End User (USD Million)

Table30 Asia-Pacific: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Country (USD Million)

Table31 Asia-Pacific: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Application (USD Million)

Table32 Asia-Pacific: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By End User (USD Million)

Table33 RoW: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Country (USD Million)

Table34 RoW Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By Application (USD Million)

Table35 RoW: Polycarbonate Glazing Market, By End User (USD Million)

13 List Of Figures

FIGURE 1 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market Segmentation

FIGURE 2 Forecast Methodology

FIGURE 3 Five Forces Analysis Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market

FIGURE 4 Value Chain Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market

FIGURE 5 Share Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market In 2020, By Country (In %)

FIGURE 6 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market, 2020-2027, (USD Billion)

FIGURE 7 Sub-Segments Of End Users

FIGURE 8 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market Size By End User, 2020

FIGURE 9 Share Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market By End User, 2020-2027

FIGURE 10 Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market Size By Application, 2020

FIGURE 11 Share Of Global Polycarbonate Glazing Market By Application, 2020-2027