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Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market: By Process Type: Injection Moulding, Extrusion, Thermoforming, Compression Moulding; By Form: Film, Sheet, Granule, Tube, Rod; By End Use: Transportation, Electrical & Electronics, Medical, Consumers Goods, Industrial; By Region: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East & Africa; Historical Production and Consumption (2015-2019); Production and Consumption Forecast (2020-2025); SWOT Analysis; Porter’s Five Forces Analysis; Competitive Landscape & Supplier Analysis; Events and Developments; Manufacturing Process; Cost Analysis

Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Key Insights:


  • Market Overview 
  • Market Opportunities
  • Breakup by Region
  • Historical Market Size 2015-2019
  • Competitive Landscape
  • SWOT Analysis
  • Market Forecast 2020-2025
  • Events and Developments
  • Demand Indicators

Market Outlook

The global polyetherimide (PEI) market attained a value of USD 520 million in 2019. The polyetherimide (PEI) market is further expected to grow in the forecast period of 2020-2025 at a CAGR of around 6.8% to reach around USD 772 million by 2025. The rapidly rising automotive sector is primarily driving the polyetherimide (PEI) market.

Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Report and Forecast 2020-2025

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Properties and Applications

The polyetherimide (PEI) refers to a thermoplastic that is amorphous and has features similar to polyether ether ketone (PEEK).

Based on the process type, the polyetherimide (PEI) market can be divided into:

  • Injection Moulding  
  • Extrusion
  • Thermoforming
  • Compression Moulding

The forms can be segmented into the following:

  • Film 
  • Sheet 
  • Granule 
  • Tube 
  • Rod

The polyetherimide (PEI) market can be broadly categorised based on its end-use into:

  • Transportation
  • Electrical and Electronics 
  • Medical 
  • Consumer Goods
  • Industrial

Transportation is further divided into automotive and aerospace.

The EMR report looks into the regional markets of polyetherimide (PEI) like North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Market Analysis

The rapid growth in the automotive industry has increased the market demand for polyetherimides. The commodity is used in the manufacture of automobile interior parts, handles, pistons, bezels, electromechanical devices, thermostat housings, along with light sockets. The rapid growth in the electronics sector is expected to aid the market growth with the growing application of high-performance plastics. The increasing disposable income has increased the purchasing power of the consumers and, thus, changed their purchasing patterns. It will in turn boost the electronics and aerospace segments. Because of its heat-resistant design, PEI is commonly used in electronics and aerospace. The rising demand from the electronic and aerospace industries for heat-resistant plastics will, therefore, fuel the PEI market growth. The technological advancements and the possible integration of the product in various applications such as the manufacturing of switches, semiconductors, as well as antenna aircraft, will make a positive contribution to the industry growth. The transportation sector is probably the most rapidly growing end-use sector in the market for polyetherimides (PEI).

Competitive Landscape

The report presents a detailed analysis of the following key players in the global polyetherimide (PEI) market, looking into their capacity, competitive landscape, and latest developments like capacity expansions, plant turnarounds, and mergers and acquisitions:

  • RTP Company
  • Ensinger GmbH
  • Solvay SA
  • Röchling Group
  • Toray Industries Inc. (TYO: 3402)
  • Others

The EMR report gives an in-depth insight into the industry by providing a SWOT analysis as well as an analysis of Porter’s Five Forces model.

Key Questions Answered in the Report:

  • How has the global polyetherimide (PEI) market performed in the previous years (2015-2019)?
  • What is the forecast assessment of the polyetherimide (PEI) market for 2020-2025?
  • What are the major drivers of the historical (2015-2019) and forecast (2020-2025) periods?
  • What are the major constraints of the historical (2015-2019) and forecast (2020-2025) periods?
  • What are the major demand indicators of the global polyetherimide (PEI) market?
  • What are the price trends in the global industry?
  • Who are the key players in the global polyetherimide (PEI) market?
  • What is the degree of competition in the global industry?
  • What are the major events and developments taking place within the global industry?

1    Preface
    1.1    Objectives of the Study
        1.1.1    Research Objective
        1.1.2    Key Findings of the Report
2    Research Methodology
    2.1    Data Extraction
    2.2    Data Corroboration
    2.3    Market Structure
    2.4    Assumptions
    2.5    Market Models
3    Introduction
    3.1    Market Outlook
    3.2    Market Scope and Segmentation
    3.3    Additional Insights
4    Executive Summary
    4.1    Key Market Developments
    4.2    Market Analysis
    4.3    Key Players
    4.4    Cost Structure
    4.5    Market Revenue and Growth
5    Market Dynamics
    5.1    Market Driver Analysis
    5.2    Market Restraint Analysis
    5.3    Industry Challenges
    5.4    Industry Opportunities
6    Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Analysis
    6.1    Figure: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Historical Market (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
    6.2    Chart: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Breakup by Process Type
        6.2.1    Injection Moulding   
        6.2.2    Extrusion
        6.2.3    Thermoforming
        6.2.4    Compression Moulding
    6.3    Figure: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Breakup by Process Type: Historical Market (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
        6.3.1    Injection Moulding   
        6.3.2    Extrusion
        6.3.3    Thermoforming
        6.3.4    Compression Moulding     
6.4    Chart: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Breakup by Form
        6.4.1    Film 
        6.4.2    Sheet 
        6.4.3    Granule 
        6.4.4    Tube 
        6.4.5    Rod
6.5    Figure: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market Breakup by Form: Historical Market (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
        6.5.1    Film 
        6.5.2    Sheet 
        6.5.3    Granule 
        6.5.4    Tube 
        6.5.5    Rod   
6.6    Chart: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market by End Use
        6.6.1    Transportation
        6.6.2    Electrical & Electronics  
        6.6.3    Medical  
        6.6.4    Consumer Goods
        6.6.5    Industrial
    6.7    Figure: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market by End Use: Historical Market (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
        6.7.1    Transportation
        6.7.2    Electrical & Electronics  
        6.7.3    Medical  
        6.7.4    Consumer Goods
        6.7.5    Industrial 
    6.8    Chart: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market by Region
        6.8.1    North America
      United States of America
        6.8.2    Europe
      United Kingdom
        6.8.3    Asia Pacific
        6.8.4    Latin America
        6.8.5    Middle East and Africa
      Saudi Arabia
      United Arab Emirates
      South Africa
    6.9    Figure: Global Polyetherimide (PEI) Market by Region: Historical Market (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
        6.9.1    North America
      United States of America
        6.9.2    Europe
      United Kingdom
        6.9.3    Asia Pacific
        6.9.4    Latin America
        6.9.5    Middle East and Africa
      Saudi Arabia
      United Arab Emirates
      South Africa
7    Regional Price Analysis
    7.1    North America Historical Price Trends (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
    7.2    Europe Historical Price Trends (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
    7.3    Asia Pacific Historical Price Trends (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
    7.4    Latin America Historical Price Trends (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
    7.5    Middle East & Africa Historical Price Trends (2015-2019) & Forecast (2020-2025)
8    SWOT Analysis
    8.1    Overview
    8.2    Strengths
    8.3    Weaknesses
    8.4    Opportunities
    8.5    Threats
9    Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
    9.1    Overview
    9.2    Buyer’s Power
    9.3    Supplier’s Power
    9.4    New Entrants
    9.5    Degree of Rivalry
    9.6    Substitutes
10    Competitive Landscape & Supplier Analysis
    10.1    SABIC 
        10.1.1    Company Overview
        10.1.2    Financial Analysis
    10.2    RTP Company 
        10.2.1    Company Overview
        10.2.2    Financial Analysis
10.3    Ensinger GmbH
        10.3.1    Company Overview
        10.3.2    Financial Analysis
10.4    Solvay SA (SOLB:BB)
        10.4.1    Company Overview
        10.4.2    Financial Analysis
10.5    Röchling Group
        10.5.1    Company Overview
        10.5.2    Financial Analysis
10.6    Toray Industries Inc. (TYO: 3402)
        10.6.1    Company Overview
        10.6.2    Financial Analysis
    10.7    Others
11    Events and Developments

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12    Manufacturing Process
    12.1    Detailed Process Flow
    12.2    Operations Involved
    12.3    Mass Balance
13    Cost Analysis
    13.1    Land, Location and Site Development
    13.2    Construction
    13.3    Plant Machinery
    13.4    Cost of Raw Material
    13.5    Packaging
    13.6    Transportation
    13.7     Utilities
    13.8    Manpower
    13.9    Other Capital Investment

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