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Global Polyethylene Naphthalate Market - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts to 2021 - Research and Markets

Global Polyethylene Naphthalate Market - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts to 2021 - Research and Markets

10/03/2017

Global Polyethylene Naphthalate Market - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts to 2021 - Research and Markets

The "Global Polyethylene Naphthalate Market 2017-2021" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.

The report forecasts the global polyethylene naphthalate market to grow at a CAGR of 8.10% during the period 2017-2021.

The report, Global Polyethylene Naphthalate Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

One trend in the market is rising application in solar cell protection. The increase in R&D activities by major vendors has led to the demand for PEN from various applications such as solar cell protection. PEN is used as a substrate for new solar cells. The transparency properties of PEN make it suitable for the formation of superstrates.

According to the report, one driver in the market is growing demand from the packaging industry. PEN is used widely in flexible food packaging. PEN offers superior barrier properties making it suitable for bottling beverages that are vulnerable to oxidation such as carbonated drinks, beer, and wine. It also provides superior durability required for numerous refilling cycles, and survives numerous high-temperature washes, which aids in longer shelf life. It is used in food contact applications due to its anti-scalping property. Crockery manufactured from PEN can survive rough handling and numerous instances of high-temperature washing.

Key vendors

  • Dupont Teijin Films
  • Polyonics
  • SKC
  • Sumitomo Chemical
  • Toray Industries

Other prominent vendors

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