Global Transparent Ceramics Market 2017-2021

  • Published: Oct 2017
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This market research study identifies CeramTec, CoorsTek, Konoshima Chemical, SCHOTT, and Surmet Corporation as the leading players in the global transparent ceramics market. A comprehensive analysis of this market is also presented by materials (sapphire, yttrium aluminum garnet, spinel, and others), by applications (optics and optoelectronics, aerospace and defense security, sensors and instrumentation, and others), and by geography (APAC, Europe, North America, and ROW).

Overview of the global transparent ceramics market

Various end-user industries are focusing on manufacturing advanced materials such as lightweight and high-performance materials to gain benefits from their energy-saving and wear-resistance properties. Technavio's transparent ceramics market research report identifies that the increasing demand for lightweight and high-performance materials will be one of the primary growth drivers for the transparent ceramics market worth till 2021. The aerospace and defense and automobile industries highly prefer these materials such as transparent ceramics because they are used as thermally conductive materials in high friction applications. The adoption of highly transparent ceramics will continue to increase in these industries due to their properties such as high-temperature resistance, thermal shock resistance, high strength, non-conductive nature. They are also used to withstand abrasion and reduce the emission of CO2. Technavio's transparent ceramics market analysis predicts that this market will grow at a CAGR of more than 22% by 2021.

The economic growth, increase in investment, and population growth is propelling the growth in the major end-user industries of the global transparent ceramics market such as aerospace, defense, medical, and construction. The adoption of transparent ceramics liquid is high in countries such as India, Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam. The defense budget and military expenditure in the defense segment of APAC is also increasing. This in turn, will boost the market penetration in regions such as the Middle East, Russia, India, and China.



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Competitive landscape and key vendors

The transparent ceramics market is characterized as moderately concentrated due to the presence of few established vendors. These transparent ceramics manufacturers are increasingly competing against each other based on factors such as innovation, price, operational cost, and product quality. Furthermore, vendors of the transparent ceramics fabrication market are focusing on continuous product innovations. Some of the players are offering their products at a lower price in comparison to their competitors.

Key vendors in this market are -

  • CeramTec
  • CoorsTek
  • Konoshima Chemical
  • Surmet Corporation

Other prominent vendors in the market include Brightcrystals, CeraNova, Eurokera, KYOCERA, Murata Manufacturing, Nanocerox, II-VI Optical Systems, Reade International, Saint-Gobain, and Technical Glass Products.

Segmentation by materials and analysis of the transparent ceramics market

  • Sapphire
  • Yttrium aluminum garnet
  • Spinel

Sapphire is a single crystal aluminum oxide. The sapphire segment accounted for the majority market share during 2016 because it is extensively used in various industries such as energy, optoelectronics, aerospace, and defense security. The increasing demand for high transparency properties for specific applications drives the need for sapphire. It also replaces the application of standard glass and technical ceramics. The adoption of sapphire in electronics and semiconductor industries will continue to increase during the predicted period due to their properties such as high UV and IR resistance and dielectric constant and strength.

Segmentation by applications and analysis of the transparent ceramics market

  • Optics and optoelectronics
  • Aerospace and defense security
  • Sensors and instrumentation

Transparent ceramics products are extensively used in the optics and optoelectronics segment in various applications such as CCDs, CMOS, couplers, image and display sensors, and transmitters. These ceramics have superior optical and mechanical properties. The need for transparent ceramics applications will continue to increase for the next four years due to its employment in solid-state lasers as optical windows for gas lasers and components such as amplifiers, lenses, and optical insulators.

Key questions answered in the report include

  • What will the market size and the growth rate be in 2021?
  • What are the key factors driving the global transparent ceramics market?
  • What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the global transparent ceramics market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in the global transparent ceramics market?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global transparent ceramics market?
  • What are the trending factors influencing the market shares of APAC, Europe, North America, and ROW?
  • What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the global transparent ceramics market?

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The increasing defense expenditure on advanced materials and technologies may influence the demand for transparent ceramics in the coming years as predicted by our market specialists. Additionally, geographies like the Americas, APAC, and EMEA are covered by this report on the global transparent ceramics market to offer clients the scope to identify potential market opportunities and expand in niche markets.

Global Transparent Ceramics Market Market segmentation by region

Vendors like Coorstek, Inc, Ceramtec-Etec GmbH, Brightcrystals Technology Inc., Ceranova Corporation, CILAS, and Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. are covered under this upcoming industry research report on the global transparent ceramics market. This industry research analysis includes primary and secondary research techniques like vendor briefings, telephone and online surveys, webinars, and podcasts, and industry journals and publications to help clients develop active growth strategies and keep pace with the frequently changing market landscape.

This upcoming market research report on the global transparent ceramics market also offers insights into the challenges faced by this industry like high cost of transparent ceramics. Technavio also provides insights into the sectors such as plastics, polymers, and elastomers and bio-chemicals and bio-materials. Furthermore, this report also presents visions into the varying competitive landscape and gives clients a realistic picture of the future direction of the industry.

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PART 01: Executive summary

PART 02: Scope of the report

PART 03: Research Methodology

PART 04: Introduction

  • Market outline

PART 05: Market landscape

  • Market overview
  • Market size and forecast
  • Five forces analysis

PART 06: Market segmentation  by materials

  • Global transparent ceramics market by materials

PART 07: Market segmentation by applications

  • Global transparent ceramics market by applications
  • Global transparent ceramics market for optics and optoelectronics
  • Global transparent ceramics market for aerospace and defense security
  • Global transparent ceramics market for sensors and instrumentation
  • Global transparent ceramics market for others

PART 08: Geographical segmentation

  • Global transparent ceramics market by geography
  • Transparent ceramics market in APAC
  • Transparent ceramics market in North America
  • Transparent ceramics market in Europe
  • Transparent ceramics market in ROW

PART 09: Decision framework

PART 10: Drivers and challenges

  • Market drivers
  • Market challenges

PART 11: Market trends

  • Growing demand from solar energy conversion and storage
  • High demand from consumer electronics industry
  • Promising growth in medical technology sector

PART 12: Vendor landscape

  • Competitive scenario
  • Key market vendors
  • Other prominent vendors

PART 13: Key vendor analysis

  • CeramTec
  • CoorsTek
  • Konoshima Chemical
  • Surmet Corporation

PART 14: Appendix

  • List of abbreviations

Research Framework

Technavio presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources. The analysts have presented the various facets of the market with a particular focus on identifying the key industry influencers. The data thus presented is comprehensive, reliable, and the result of extensive research, both primary and secondary.


Primary sources

  • Manufacturers and suppliers
  • Channel partners
  • Industry experts
  • Strategic decision makers

Secondary sources

  • Industry journals and periodicals
  • Government data
  • Financial reports of key industry players
  • Historical data
  • Press releases


Data Synthesis

  • Collation of data
  • Estimation of key figures
  • Analysis of derived insights

Data Validation

  • Triangulation with data models
  • Reference against proprietary databases
  • Corroboration with industry experts



  • Market drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Market trends
  • Five forces analysis


  • Market size and forecast
  • Market segmentation
  • Geographical insights
  • Competitive landscape
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