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Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) Market Size, 2018 | Industry Report

Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) Industry 2018 Market Research Report

Report ID: MN17613732  |  Published: August 2016  |  No of Pages: 118
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Advanced Materials  |  Publisher: QY Research

Global Ceramic Matrix Composites Market is segmented, By Matrix Type into Oxide/Oxide, Sic/Sic, Carbon/Carbon, Others. Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) are a subcategory of composite materials as well as a subgroup of technical ceramics. They contain ceramic fibers entrenched in a ceramic matrix, thus starting a ceramic fiber reinforced ceramic material. Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) show high strength, thermal shock confrontation, and damage tolerance, a low coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE), and a partially porous and micro-crack containing matrix. Henceforth, C-fiber reinforced silicon carbide materials (C/SiC resp. C/C-SiC), manufactured by the LSI (Liquid Silicon Infiltration) process, are actually appropriate for friction applications, e.g. for brake discs and pads, because of their low wear rates and high coefficients of friction (COF).

Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) deliver elevated temperature oxidation constancy comparative to metals and improved durability relative to monolithic ceramics. Ultra-met offers durable, refractory CMCs that endure the unadorned environments of impulsion and thermal management systems. Since they facilitate a fast melt infiltration process, ultra-met CMCs are far less expensive than composites made out of conservative chemical vapor infiltration in the Ceramic Matrix Composites Market.Carbon/Carbon (C/C) ceramic matrix composites hold the main market share and are expected to grow at the highest CAGR in the ceramic matrix composites market. There is a high demand for C/C ceramic matrix composites for wide body profitable aircraft. C/C ceramic matrix composites are measured as material of choice for decelerating systems in aerospace and automotive industry, due to their low weight, high friction, and temperature resisting properties.

In the aerospace & defense applications, ceramic matrix mixtures are mainly used to make the brakes, nose cones, and wing foremost limits of the space shuttle orbiter. In the automotive submissions, it is majorly used in the brake systems of luxury and sports cars. In addition to this, the mass manufacture of ceramic matrix composites using carbon fibers leads to subordinate prices of carbon/carbon ceramic matrix composites, which makes it a general commercial choice over other matrix composites in the Ceramic Matrix Composites Market.

Ceramic Matrix Composites Market is segmented, By Application Type into Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Energy & Power, Electrical & Electronics, Others. Aerospace was the major application industry. Outstanding possessions such as dynamic load confrontation, elevated temperature stability, better flexibility, respectable thermal shock resistance are expected to drive their request for industrial aircraft components in the Ceramic Matrix Composites Market.Energy and power are expected to emerge as the wildest growing application segment for CMC materials. Ceramic compounds, owed to their elevated temperature constancy joined with greater oxidation resistance and aptitude to endure radiation, are best-suited for fission as well as fusion type nuclear reactors.

Defense segment is another application industry that is expected to have extraordinary demand for CMCs in upcoming years. Excellent impact asset coupled with high current stability makes these composites suitable for manufacturing bulletproof armor and insulations in small arms weapons platforms.Ceramic Matrix Composites Market is segmented, By Geographical Region into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa. North America ceramic matrix composites market led the industry because their high infiltration in aerospace and defense sectors. The development in this region characteristics to previous research and expansions for manufacturing these mixtures.

Asia Pacific is foreseen to be the largest industry for ceramic matrix composites. Increasing aerospace and defense sectors in the region along with upsurge in expenditure on new power stations, nuclear power plants, etc. is expected to compliment the industry development. Cumulative expenditure in defense sector for finding self-sustainment by India and China is also accountable for the high regional growth. Asia Pacific is projected to witness the wildest development during forecast period. Ceramic Matrix Composites Industry Key Players include General Electric Company, 3M Company, CoorsTek, Inc., Applied Thin Films, Inc., Ceram Tec International, COI Ceramics, Inc., Ube Industries, Ltd., SGL Carbon Company, etc.

Market Segment:

Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) in these regions, from 2013 to 2025 (forecast), covering
• North America
• Europe
• China
• Japan
• Southeast Asia
• India

Global Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players including
• 3M Company
• Applied Thin Films
• CeramTec International
• COI Ceramics
• CoorsTek
• General Electric Company
• Kyocera Corporation
• Lancer Systems LP
• SGL Carbon Company
• Starfire Systems
• Ultramet
• Ube Industries

On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
• Oxide
• Silicon Carbide
• Carbon

On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including
• Aerospace
• Defense
• Energy & Power
• Electrical & Electronics

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