Aerospace Insulation Market to exceed $5bn by 2024
Published Date: November 21, 2017 Author: Global Market Insights, Inc.
Aerospace Insulation Market size is estimated to surpass USD 5 billion by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc.
Global aerospace insulation is expected to cross 275 kilo tons till 2024. Rising need of developing lightweight aircrafts along with high demand from commercial and military industries will drive the industry growth over the coming years. Significant increase in air passenger traffic, especially in the developing countries will further boost the product demand. However, uncertainty in raw material availability coupled with recycling challenges may pose a threat to the industry manufacturers.
Manufacturers are continuously focusing on implementing fire resistant materials and advanced acoustics for enhancement of operational safety. Further, producers are trying to improve their distribution channel to strengthen their position in the industry. Looking forward, manufacturers have increased their production capacity coupled with investment in R&D to cater the rising demand for aerospace insulation globally.
Usage of aerogels including carbon, polymer, or metal oxide is witnessing an emerging trend among the industry players. Benefits such as lightweight, low thermal conductivity, and enhanced safety will contribute significantly towards high deployment, ensuring strong growth to the aerospace insulation market over the forecast timeframe.
Browse key industry insights spread across 450 pages with 794 market data tables & 11 figures & charts from the report, “Aerospace Insulation Market Size By Product (Thermal Insulation, Acoustic Insulation, Vibration Insulation, Electric Insulation), By Material (Foamed Plastics, Ceramic Material, Fiber Glass, Mineral Wool), By Aircraft (Commercial Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Helicopters, Space) By Applications (Engine, Airframe) By Platform (Fixed Wing, Rotary Wing) Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., Canada, Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Poland, Russia, Netherlands, Sweden, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Bahrain, Oman, South Africa), Growth Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2017 – 2024” in detail along with the table of contents:
Thermal insulation is anticipated to capture almost 70% market share in the next eight years. High revenue generation is attributed to shifting consumer preference towards the product over its counterparts owing to reduced noise level and vibrations during flight hours. Low thermal conductivity that results in enhanced safety is another factor propelling the segment growth.
Electric insulation will exhibit over 8% CAGR over the coming years owing to its advantages such as efficient management of composites that are temperature sensitive and avoidance of overheating.
Ceramic materials will dominate the aerospace insulation market share surpassing USD 2.5 billion over the forecast timeframe. High acceptance of material from military and commercial aircrafts will primarily drive the industry growth. Its usage as heat shields for fire protection and aircraft thermal insulation will support the business growth. High tensile strength, chemical inertness, and high melting temperature are the factors strengthening product penetration till 2024.
Fiber glass is poised to grow at over 6.5% till 2024. Rising need to maintain aircraft’s core strength comprising of internal fuselage structure will drive aerospace insulation market. Its usage in electric insulation for the aircraft structure and mechanical support will further escalate the revenue generation.
Aerospace insulation market from commercial aircrafts will exhibit maximum share of over USD 3 billion over the next eight years. Air passenger traffic in Germany is expected to increase from 105 million in 2014 to over 175 million by 2030. Consistently rising local and international air traffic globally will instigate the demand from these aircrafts.
Helicopters is set to grow at over 9% owing to high demand of insulation for noise reduction. Military aircrafts will grow substantially owing to increasing defense budget in various countries. For instance, allocated defense budget in U.S. will cross USD 820 billion by 2018.
Aerospace insulation market from airframe is expected to cross 180 kilo tons by 2024. The segment registered the revenue share of over 70% in 2016 and is expected to maintain its dominance in the forecast timeframe. Frequent advancements in usage of lightweight materials have drastically changed component’s structure composition, escalating the revenue generation. High deployment of composites in commercial aircrafts have induced immense potential to the industry size owing to development of various aero-structures.
Fixed wing is anticipated to account for over 80% revenue share over the next eight years. increasing usage for thermal and acoustic insulation will fuel the demand. Further, usage for cabin interiors, weather protection covers, and ancillary ground support equipment will support the revenue generation.
North America will account for over USD 2 billion till 2024. Increasing air passenger traffic in developed countries has led to a substantial rise in aircraft deliveries, propelling the aerospace insulation market in the region. The region accounted for over 9000 aircraft deliveries in 2016.
BASF SE, Triumph Group, Rogers Corporation, and DuPont are among the prominent players in aerospace insulation market. Other considerable manufacturers include Zodiac Aerospace, Esterline Technologies, Zotefoams, and Evonik Industries. Mergers & acquisitions are certain strategies adopted by the producers to gain a competitive edge. For instance, in October 2013, Triumph Group acquired Chase Corporation due to its vast insulation product line. The acquisition helped the company to expand its product portfolio and customer base.
Aerospace insulation market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of volume in tons and revenue in USD million from 2013 to 2024, for the following segments:
Aerospace Insulation Market by Product
- Thermal insulation
- Acoustic insulation
- Vibration insulation
- Electric insulation
Aerospace Insulation Market by Material
- Foamed plastics
- Ceramic material
- Fiber glass
- Mineral wool
Aerospace Insulation Market by Aircraft
- Commercial aircraft
- Military aircraft
Aerospace Insulation Market by Application
Aerospace Insulation Market by Platform
- Fixed wing
- Rotary wing
The above information is provided on a regional and country basis for the following:
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Latin America
- Middle East & Africa
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa