High-Performance Film Market 2020

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High performance films of various types and materials

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Film manufacturers and processing companies

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I   Outlook of High-Performance Film Market

  • Utilization of technologies to meet market needs beyond current scope
  • Even in the middle of COVID-19 calamity, demand grew for high-performance films like dielectic films and high-smoothing films
  • Key to business growth is technical capability to develop higher performance films
  • Implementation of ESG/SDGs by developing coating materials and improving the quality of polymers, etc.
  • New competitive edge by utilizing accumulated technologies

II   PET Film Market Analysis

  • Production in 2020 dropped temporarily to 20-30% due to COVID-19 calamity, however, with demand created by staying home and economic recovery in later half of the year, decline is expected at around 80-85%
  • Industrial PET film market on recovery trend, impact of COVID-19 is limited
  • In optical film segment, PVA protective films for polarizer is selling well
  • Toray group has more than half of the market share in MLCC release films
  • Although sales of DFR is likely to diminish in 2020 due to COVID-19 calamity, it expects growth from 2021 on
  • Strong sales of MLCC and polarizers leading to reinforcement of processing capabilities at makers

- Trend of Makers (9 manufacturers) 

III   Attention-Winning High-Performance Film Market Trends

  1. Films for Folding Portable Terminals (smartphone display covers)
  2. Low Dielectric Films
  3. MLCC (Multi-Layered Ceramic Capacitor) Release Films

IV   Future Perspectives and Strategies of Industrial High-Performance Film Makers

13 enterprises


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150,000 yen ($1,133.36)
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