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Hard & Superhard Materials: Forecasts to 2018

DUBLIN, January 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dns958/hard_and) has announced the addition of a new report "Hard & Superhard Materials: Forecasts to 2018" to their offering. 

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This report analyzes the world market for hard and superhard materials by total consumption value, demand trends, end-user markets and applications. 

Each product section contains detailed breakdowns including supplier sales and market share, consumption value and volume by region/product type, demand by application. Market trends and forecasts are provided for the years 2012-2018.

Introduction:

  • Study Objectives
  • Methodology & Sources
  • Statistical Notes

Product Types

Industrial Diamonds:

  • Natural
  • Synthetic

Industrial Diamond Forms:

  • Powder
  • Grit
  • Bort
  • PCD
  • CVD
  • Single Crystal

Boron Nitride:

  • cBN
  • PcBN

Ceramics:

  • Silicon Carbide (black, green, others.)
  • Aluminum Oxides (white, brown, doped, others)
  • Other Aluminas
  • Boron Carbide
  • Cermets
  • Silicon Nitride
  • Composites

Cemented Carbides:

  • Tungsten Raw Materials
  • Alloy Materials
  • Preforms
  • Other

Tool Steels:

  • High-Speed Steel
  • Hot-work
  • Cold-work
  • Shock-Resistant
  • Mold Steels
  • Special-Purpose

Applications Covered:

  • Abrasives
  • Coatings
  • Cutting Tools
  • General Medical
  • Precision Parts
  • Refractory Parts
  • Sensors
  • Semiconductor Fabrication
  • Subsystem Components
  • Thermal
  • Wear Parts
  • Other

End-User Industries Covered:

  • Aerospace
  • Alternative Energy
  • Automotive
  • Chemical Processing
  • Communications
  • Construction
  • Defense/Military
  • Die & Mold
  • Electronic/Optoelectronic
  • General Machining
  • Medical/Research
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Paper & Pulp Industry
  • Power Generation
  • Railroads
  • Shipbuilding
  • Other


Geographic Coverage

Each market is specifically broken down by each of the following geographic regions:

  • China
  • United States
  • Germany
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Italy
  • France
  • Taiwan
  • United Kingdom
  • Brazil
  • Russia
  • CIS
  • India
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Other EU
  • Other NAFTA
  • Other Europe
  • Other Asia/Pacific
  • Other Latin America
  • Rest of World


Key Topics Covered:

Section One: Industry Overview

1. Technology Overview

2. General Technology Trends

  • Product Definitions
  • Materials Synthesis
  • High-Pressure Experiments
  • Thin-Film Coatings
  • CVD
  • PCD

3. General Industry Trends


Section Two: Industrial Diamonds

1. Total World Demand

  • Regional Breakdown
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Market Drivers

2. World Market by Type

  • Natural Diamond
  • Synthetic Diamond
  • CVD Diamond (Chemical Vapor Deposition)
  • PCD (Polycrystalline Diamond)
  • Single Crystal Diamond
  • Bort
  • Grit/Microgrit
  • Powder
  • Stone

3. Market Factors

  • World Market by End-User
  • World Market by Application
  • Pricing by Application Trends
  • US Producer Shipments
  • Distribution Channels (National, Regional, Local)
  • Distributor Markups
  • World Competitive Environment
  • Industry Trends and Forecasts
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Technology Trends
  • Five-Year Outlook


Section Three: CBN/PCBN

1. Total World Demand

  • Regional Breakdown
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Market Drivers

2. World Market by Type

  • Pricing Trends by Type
  • PcBN/cBN
  • Microgrit
  • Powder

3. Market Factors

  • World Market by End-User
  • World Market by Application
  • Pricing by Application Trends
  • US Producer Shipments
  • Distribution Channels (National, Regional, Local)
  • Distributor Markups
  • World Competitive Environment
  • Industry Trends and Forecasts
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Technology Trends
  • Five-Year Outlook


Section Four: Ceramics

1. Total World Demand

  • Regional Breakdown
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Market Drivers

2. World Market by Type

  • Pricing Trends by Type
  • Aluminum Oxide
  • Silicon Carbide
  • Non-Oxides
  • Composites
  • Other

3. Market Factors

  • World Market by End-User
  • World Market by Application
  • Pricing by Application Trends
  • US Producer Shipments
  • Distribution Channels (National, Regional, Local)
  • Distributor Markups
  • World Competitive Environment
  • Industry Trends and Forecasts
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Technology Trends
  • Five-Year Outlook


Section Five: Cemented Carbides

1. Total World Demand

  • Regional Breakdown
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Market Drivers

2. World Market by Type

  • Pricing Trends by Type
  • Powders
  • Preforms
  • Alloys

3. Market Factors

  • World Market by End-User
  • World Market by Application
  • Pricing by Application Trends
  • US Producer Shipments
  • Distribution Channels (National, Regional, Local)
  • Distributor Markups
  • World Competitive Environment
  • Industry Trends and Forecasts
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Technology Trends
  • Five-Year Outlook


Section Six: Tool Steels

1. Total World Demand

  • Regional Breakdown
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Market Drivers

2. World Market by Type

  • Pricing Trends by Type
  • High-Speed Steels
  • Hot Work Tool Steels
  • Cold-Work
  • Special Purpose

3. Market Factors

  • World Market by End-User
  • World Market by Application
  • Pricing by Application Trends
  • US Producer Shipments
  • Distribution Channels (National, Regional, Local)
  • Distributor Markups
  • World Competitive Environment
  • Industry Trends and Forecasts
  • High-Growth Markets
  • Technology Trends
  • Five-Year Outlook


For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dns958/hard_and 


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