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市場調查報告書

全球平板玻璃市場

Flat Glass

出版商 Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 商品編碼 329074
出版日期 內容資訊 英文 451 Pages
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全球平板玻璃市場 Flat Glass
出版日期: 2015年03月01日 內容資訊: 英文 451 Pages
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本報告針對平板玻璃全球市場提供2014-2020年交易數量推算、浮式玻璃與滾壓玻璃產品分類、建設(居住、商業)汽車(製造工廠玻璃、玻璃置換)等使用分類與地區(美國、加拿大、日本、歐洲、亞太地區、中東非洲、中南美)分類推算預測、過去7年市場分析與活躍的104間大小企業檔案、現在的競爭環境調查情報。

第1章 介紹、調查方法、產品定義

  • 調查可信度與報告限制
  • 免責事項
  • 資料解說與報告完成等級
    • 定量方式與分析
  • 產品定義與調查範圍
    • 浮式玻璃
    • 滾壓玻璃

第2章 摘要整理

  • 產業概要
    • 平板玻璃市場:序
    • 平板玻璃市場成長促進因素:10級評價(10 - 高影響、1 - 低影響)
    • 加工平板玻璃:平板玻璃市場原動力
    • 前進中的開發中國家
    • 中國:有巨大影響力的市場
    • 浮式法:支配平板玻璃製造法
    • 浮式玻璃生產現況
    • 生產力限制
    • 全球浮式玻璃市場生產力限制
    • 滾壓玻璃 :小眾市場
    • 保管線軸的Corning開發捲式薄平板玻璃
  • 競爭環境
    • 高度集中市場
  • 主要最終用途市場考察
    • 負擔大部分平板玻璃需求的建設產業
    • 建設的活躍帶動市場成長
    • 因高樓建設增加玻璃使用
    • 高度的節能窗需求
    • 節能窗帶來經濟收益
    • 消費者逐漸瞭解隔熱低發射玻璃的節能特性
    • 汽車產業的玻璃使用:被支持的附加價值機能
    • 汽車產業:入門知識
    • 景氣不穩定影響汽車產業成長
    • 在汽車外觀設計與差異化上派上用場的車窗玻璃
    • 工廠出貨汽車市場對降低太陽光與改良平面車窗玻璃的需求
    • 系列化的汽車用玻璃市場
    • 平板玻璃太陽能發電市場:進入市場的良機
    • 滾壓玻璃太陽能發電市場:製造商潛力
    • 強化低鐵玻璃:威脅滾壓玻璃在太陽能電池的使用
  • 矚目動向與課題
    • 景氣變化影響
    • 各國GDP(國內整體生產)好轉是市場的好消息
    • 歐元圈樂觀的經濟預測帶動市場
    • 從美國「財政赤字」問題影響中恢復
    • 世界各地急速都市化:主要成長因素
    • 人口中間層擴大是市場成長的預兆
    • 做為附加價值產品恢復的平板玻璃市場
    • 嶄新的頻率選擇性太陽能玻璃材料
    • 塗層加工玻璃市場 - 考察
    • 因法規而加速的防火玻璃需求
    • 智慧車用玻璃市場 - 檢證
    • 塑膠 - 成為威脅
    • 高額設備投資 - 主要進入市場障礙
    • 能源與原料:主要成本因素
  • 製品概要
    • 玻璃介紹
    • 基本玻璃種類與用途
    • 原料 - 簡介
    • 平板玻璃:定義
    • 浮式玻璃製造工程
    • 浮式玻璃生產經濟學
    • 浮式玻璃種類
    • 平板玻璃
    • 滾壓玻璃
    • 滾壓玻璃 vs. 浮式玻璃
    • 滾壓玻璃種類
    • 平板玻璃製品種類
    • 高強度玻璃
    • 耐熱強化玻璃
    • 強化玻璃
    • 膠合玻璃
    • 反射玻璃
    • 低發射玻璃
    • 智慧玻璃
    • 隔熱隔音玻璃(IG)組合
    • 特殊玻璃
    • 厚平板玻璃
    • 鋼(鐵)絲玻璃
    • 自潔玻璃
  • 最終用途市場
    • 建設:主要最終用途市場
    • 建材產品市場
    • 汽車分類
    • OEM產品用途
    • 置換用車窗(AGR)
    • 車窗玻璃種類
    • 設計要件
    • 強化膠合玻璃屬性 - 比較
    • 未來機能
    • 特殊用途
  • 法規環境
  • 製品發售技術革新
  • 最新產業動向
  • 主要企業
  • 世界市場預測

第3章 市場

  • 美國
  • 加拿大
  • 日本
  • 歐洲
    • 法國
    • 德國
    • 義大利
    • 英國
    • 西班牙
    • 俄羅斯
    • 其他歐洲國家
  • 亞太地區
    • 中國
    • 印度
    • 其他亞太地區
  • 中東非洲
  • 中南美

第4章 競爭環境

目錄
Product Code: MCP-8493

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Flat Glass in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product Segments: Float Glass, and Rolled Glass. The report is also analyzed by the following End-Use Segments: Construction (Residential, & Commercial), Automotive {OE Glazing, & AGR (Automotive Glass Replacement)}, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 104 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Asahi Glass Co., Ltd.
Compagnie De Saint-Gobain
Central Glass Co., Ltd.
Guardian Industries Corp.
Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study
    • Float Glass
    • Rolled Glass

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

  • Flat Glass Market: A Prelude
    • Table 1: Global Flat Glass Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Demand by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Growth Drivers for Flat Glass Industry: On a Scale 1 -10 (10 - High Impact; 1 - Low Impact)
  • Growth Dampeners for Flat Glass Industry: On a Scale 1 -10 (10 - High Impact; 1 - Low Impact)
  • Fabricated Flat Glass: Driving Force in the Flat Glass Market
    • Table 2: Global Fabricated Flat Glass Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Value) by Product Segment - Basic Float, Insulating Glass, Laminated Glass, Tempered Glass, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 3: Global Fabricated Flat Glass Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Value) by End-Use Segment - Architectural, Automotive, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Developing Regions Power Ahead
    • Table 4: Worldwide Flat Glass Market (2014-2020): Ranked by CAGR (%) by Geographic Region/Country - Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, US, Latin America, Canada, Japan, and Europe (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 5: Worldwide Float Glass Market (2014-2020): Ranked by CAGR (%) by Geographic Region/Country - Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, US, Canada, Latin America, Japan, and Europe (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • China: A Major Influencing Market
  • Float: The Predominant Flat Glass Manufacturing Technique
  • Float Glass Production Scenario
    • Table 6: World Flat Glass Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacity by Type - Float Glass, Rolled Glass and Sheet Glass (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 7: World Float Glass Market (2013): Annual Production Capacity by Major Regions - Asia, China, Europe, Japan, Latin America, and North America (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 8: World Float Glass Market (2010-2012): Float Glass Capacity Utilization (%) in North America Europe and China (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Capacity Constraints Hit Global Float Glass Market
  • Rolled Glass: A Small Market
  • Corning Develops Thin Rolled Glass Stored Using Spools

2. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

  • A Highly Concentrated Market
    • Table 9: Leading Players in the Global Flat Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Asahi Glass, Guardian, Nippon Sheet, Saint-Gobain, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 10: Leading Players in the Global Flat Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production for AGC, Guardian, NSG, PPG, Saint-Gobain, Sisecam, Taiwan Glass, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 11: Leading Producers in the Global Float Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Annual Capacity for AGC, Guardian, NSG Group, Saint-Gobain, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 12: Global High Quality Float Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: Leading Players in the Global Automotive Glass Market (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales Volume for Asahi Glass Company, Fuyao, Guardian, NSG, Saint Gobain, Xinyi, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. A REVIEW OF MAJOR END-USE MARKETS

  • Construction Industry Dominates Flat Glass Demand
    • Table 14: Global Float Glass Use in Building Construction Sector (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Volume) for Interior Design, New Constructions, and Refurbishment Projects (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Construction Sector Activity Influences Market Growth
    • Table 15: Growth in the Global Construction Market by Sector (2013-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: Global Construction Market (2015P & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spending by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Increasing Usage of Glass in Building Construction
  • Rising Demand for Energy Efficient Windows
  • Energy-Saving Glass in Windows to Deliver Favorable Economic Returns
  • Consumers Recognize Energy Saving Properties of Low-E Glass
  • Glass Use in Automotive Industry: Value-Added Features Find Favor
    • Table 17: World Production of Passenger Cars (2013 & 2018): Breakdown of Production Figures in Thousand Units by Geographic Region/Country for Years (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: World Production of Commercial Vehicles (2013 & 2018) - Breakdown of Production Figures in Thousand Units by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • The Automotive Industry: A Curtain Raiser
  • Economic Uncertainty Impacts Automotive Industry Growth
  • Glazing Used for Styling and Differentiation of Automotives
  • Demand for Solar Control and Advanced Flat Glass in OEM Automotive Market
  • Automotive Glazing Market Consolidates
  • Flat Glass in Solar Power Generation: Opportunity in Store
    • Table 19: International Targets for Solar Photovoltaics by Select Countries
  • Potential for Rolled Glass Makers in Solar PV Market
  • Tempered Low Iron Glass: Threat to Rolled Glass Usage in Solar PV Units?

4. NOTEWORTHY TRENDS & ISSUES

  • Impact of Economic Upheavals in Retrospect
  • Improvement in Global GDP Bodes Well for the Market
    • Table 20: World GDP Growth (%) by Country/ Region (2012-2015) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Positive Eurozone Economic Outlook Enthuses the Market
    • Table 21: EU Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2014 & 2015): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Fading Fiscal Cliff Concerns in the US to Spruce Up the Market
    • Table 22: US Revisions of Debt Ceiling Limit (in US$ Billion) for the Years 2002-2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Rapid Urbanization Worldwide: A Key Growth Driver
    • Table 23: Global Population Estimates (2000-2050) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 25: Total Population Worldwide: Percentage Breakdown by Urban and Rural Population for the Years 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Rising Population & Middle Class Segment Bodes Well for Market Growth
    • Table 26: Global Middle Class Population (in Millions) by Geographic Region: 2010, 2020P & 2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 27: Global Middle Class Population by Geographic Region: Percentage Share Breakdown for 2010, 2020P & 2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Value-Added Products Revive Flat Glass Market
  • Innovative Frequency-Selective Solar Glazing Material
  • Coated Flat Glass Market - An Insight
  • Regulations Drive Demand for Fire-Resistant Glass
  • Smart Automotive Glass Market - A Review
  • Plastics - Are They a Threat?
  • High Capital Investments - A Major Entry Barrier
  • Energy & Raw Material: Major Cost Components
    • Table 28: Global Usage of Raw Material in Float Glass Production (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Weighted Average by Raw Material (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

  • An Introduction to Glass
  • Primary Glass Types and Applications
    • Table 29: Glass Composition by Type
  • Raw Materials - A Brief Study
  • Flat Glass: A Definition
  • Float Glass
  • Manufacturing Stages of Float Glass
    • Table 30: Float Glass Composition: Percentage Share Breakdown by Major Raw Materials - Silica Sand, Recycled Glass, Soda Ash, Dolomite, Limestone and Sodium Sulfate (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • A Glance at the Float Glass Value Chain
  • Economics of Float Glass Production
    • Table 31: Global Manufacturing Costs of Float Glass (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Expenditure by Cost Component (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Types of Float Glass
  • Sheet Glass
  • Rolled Glass
  • Rolled Glass Vs Float Glass
  • Types of Rolled Glass
    • Patterned Glass
    • Wired Glass
  • Types of Flat Glass Products
  • High Strength Glass
  • Heat-Strengthened Glass
  • Toughened or Tempered Glass
  • Laminated Glass
    • Key Applications
  • Reflective Glass
    • Deposition Techniques
  • Low Emissivity (Low-E) Glass
  • Smart Glass
  • Insulating Glass (IG) Units
  • Specialty Glass
    • Mirrors
    • Spandrel
    • Art Glass
  • Plate Glass
  • Wired Glass
  • Self-Cleaning Glass

6. A REVIEW OF END-USE MARKETS

  • Construction: A Major End-Use Market
  • Building Products Market
  • Automotive Sector
  • OEM Applications
  • Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR)
  • Types of Automotive Glazing
    • Solar Control Glazing
    • Laminated Sideglazings
    • Integrated Antennas
  • Design Requirements
  • Toughened and Laminated Glazing Parameters - A Comparison
    • Product Parameters for Toughened and Laminated Glazings
    • Laminated Windshields - Process Parameters
    • Toughened Glazing - Process Parameters
  • Features for Future
  • Specialty Applications

7. REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT

  • Stringent Production Standards in the US
  • Maximum Allowable Contaminant Levels in Float Cullet
  • Automotive Regulations
  • Safety Glazing Legislations
  • BS Codes
  • Building Regulations

8. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

  • AGC Unveils Energy Select™ 20 High-Performance Low-E Coating
  • PPG Industries Launch SOLARBAN®z75 Solar Control Low-e Glass
  • Guardian Industries Launch ShowerGuard Low-Iron Float Glass
  • Guardian Industries Unveils SunGuard Spandrel HT Glass
  • Asahi Glass Develops Thinnest Float Glass Sheet in the World Measuring 0.5mm
  • Dubai Investments Unveils Emirates Insolaire Colored Solar Glass Using Kromatix Technology
  • Saint-Gobain Unveils SGG DECORGLASS Clear Patterned Glass Products
  • Guardian Industries Launches SunGuard SNX 5/23 with Visible Light Transmission
  • Guardian Industries Expands Product Portfolio through SunGuard SuperNeutral 68 Series
  • Guardian Industries Unveils High Endurance Glass - DiamondGuard®
  • Guardian Industries Launches SunGuard SNX 51/23
  • Emirates Glass Launches New Coating Line

9. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • AGC Glass Divests its Commercial Fabrication Division to Trulite Glass Solutions
  • Guardian Industries Voices Plans to Shut Down Float Glass Facility in Pennsylvania
  • Saint Gobain Establishes Glass Manufacturing Unit in Rajasthan
  • Emirates Float Glass Increases Production Capacity of Automotive Glass Unit
  • Saint-Gobain and Central Glass to Set Up Automotive Glass Production in Indonesia
  • Asahi Glass Expands Float Glass Production in Indonesia
  • Central Glass Takes Over Guardian Automotive Products and Guardian Automotive-E.S.A
  • SCHOTT Enhances Distribution of its BOROFLOAT® through Greenrays and GOUS Optics
  • PPG Industries Divests Illinois-based Float Glass Business to Fuyao Glass America
  • CPC Holding and Qalaa Holding Acquire Sphinx Glass
  • NSG Group Lights Up the Ultra Thin Glass Float Line in Vietnam
  • JSC Mordovcement to Set up Float Glass Production Plant in Russia
  • Xinyi Solar Holdings to Set Up Photovoltaic Glass Unit in Malaysia
  • Heritage Glass to Establish Glass Manufacturing Plant in Kingsport, Tennessee
  • PPG Renews Marketing Agreement with Pleotint
  • Guardian Automotive Commences Custom Glass Solutions for the Transportation Sector
  • Trakya Cam Sanayii Partially Acquires HNG Float Glass
  • AGC Glass Europe Takes Over Moustier Plant of Scheuten Glass
  • AGC Glass Europe Collaborates with Interpane Glas to Provide Glass Products
  • Egi MJG Establishes Float Glass Production Unit in Nigeria
  • Deal Fallout between Centrosolar Glas and Ducatt
  • Heliatek Inks Agreement with AGC Glass Europe to Develop Organic Solar Films with Flat Glass
  • Xinyi Glass Announces Divestiture of Solar Glass Operations
  • Ducatt Takes Over Centrosolar Glas
  • AGC Glass Europe Takes Over Stake in Interpane
  • Saint-Gobain to Sell Stake in Flovetro
  • Luoyang Float Glass Group Inks Service Agreement with CTIEC
  • AGC Glass Company North America to Reopen G1 Float Line

10. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

  • Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • AGC Glass Company North America (USA)
  • AGC Glass Europe (Belgium)
  • Asahi India Glass Ltd. (India)
  • PT Asahimas Flat Glass Tbk (Indonesia)
  • Compagnie De Saint-Gobain (France)
  • Saint-Gobain Glass India Ltd (India)
  • Saint-Gobain SEFPRO (France)
  • Central Glass Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Carlex Glass Company (USA)
  • Guardian Industries Corp. (USA)
  • Gujarat Guardian Limited (India)
  • Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Trakya Cam Sanayii A.S. (Turkey)
  • Taiwan Glass Group (Taiwan)
  • Viridian™ Glass (Australia)

11. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 32: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 33: World Historic Review for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 34: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • By Product Segment
    • Table 35: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Float Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 36: World Historic Review for Float Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 37: World 14-Year Perspective for Float Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 38: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Rolled Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 39: World Historic Review for Rolled Glass by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 40: World 14-Year Perspective for Rolled Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • By End-Use Segment
    • Table 41: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 42: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 43: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 44: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Segment - Residential Construction and Commercial Construction Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 45: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Segment - Residential Construction and Commercial Construction Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 46: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Construction Sector by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Residential Construction and Commercial Construction Markets with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 47: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Residential Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 48: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Residential Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 49: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Residential Construction Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 50: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Commercial Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 51: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Commercial Construction Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 52: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Commercial Construction Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 53: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 54: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 55: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 56: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Segment - OE Glazing and AGR Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 57: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Segment - OE Glazing and AGR Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 58: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive Sector by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for OE Glazing and AGR Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 59: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive OEM Glazing by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 60: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive OEM Glazing by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 61: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive OEM Glazing by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 62: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 63: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 64: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Automotive Glass Replacement (AGR) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 65: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass in Other End-Use Sectors by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 66: World Historic Review for Flat Glass in Other End-Use Sectors by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 67: World 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass in Other End-Use Sectors by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
    • Capacity Concerns Plague North American Float Glass Market
    • Construction: Mainstay of Float Glass Market
      • Energy Efficient Glass Finds Increased Demand in Building Construction
      • Intensifying Construction Activity - Positive Opportunities for Float Glass Market
    • Table 68: US Construction Spending by Type of Construction (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Annual Spending for Non-Residential and Residential Construction (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 69: Residential Construction in the US (2007-2014): Number of Housing Starts by Type - Single-Family Units and Multi-Family Units (in '000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • American Taxpayer Relief Act 2012 to Drive Demand for Energy Efficient Products
    • Automotive Industry: A Major End-Use Market
    • High-Performance Flat glass in the US
    • Consumption of Advanced Flat Glass Gains Momentum
      • A Peek into the New Energy Codes
    • Competitive Structure
    • Table 70: North American Float Glass Production (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Annual Capacity by Major Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Import-Export Scenario
    • Table 71: US Exports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 72: US Imports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Product Introductions/Innovations
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 73: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 74: US Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 75: US 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 76: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 77: US Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 78: US 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Construction Market: An Insight
    • Table 79: Housing Starts in Canada (2008-2013): Breakdown of Number of Housing Starts in '000s (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Import-Export Scenario
    • Table 80: Canadian Exports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Exports by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 81: Canadian Imports of Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Imports by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 82: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 83: Canadian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 84: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 85: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 86: Canadian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 87: Canadian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Float Glass Demand: Close Relation with Building Starts
    • Table 88: Annual Housing Construction Starts in Japan (2007-2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Competitive Overview
    • Table 89: Japanese Float Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Leading Players- Asahi Glass, NSG, Central Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 90: Japanese Automotive Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Leading Players - Asahi Glass, NSG, Central Glass and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 91: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 92: Japanese Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 93: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 94: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 95: Japanese Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 96: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Flat Glass Market in Europe: An Overview
      • Flat Glass Production Suffers as Demand Ebbs from End-Use Markets
    • Table 97: Flat Glass Production in EU-27 (2007-2012) (In '000 tonnes) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 98: Float Lines in Operation in the EU (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Operational Float Lines by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 99: Float Lines in Operation in the EU (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Operational Float Lines by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Flat Glass Market: End-Use Dynamics to Set Tone for Future Growth
    • Buildings Sector: Achieving Energy Efficiency through Glazing
    • Table 100: Buildings Glazing in the EU (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown of Glazed Surfaces by Type of Glazing Used (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Legislation and Safety Concerns Result in Enriched Product Mix
      • Construction Industry: An Overview
    • Table 101: Construction Industry in Europe (2010-2015E): Percentage Change of Construction Output by Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • EU Legislations Drive Demand for Energy Efficient Products in Buildings
    • Automotive Industry Recovery to Bode Well for Float Glass Demand
    • Competition
    • Table 102: Leading Players in the European Float/Sheet Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Capacity for AGC, Guardian, NSG, Saint-Gobain, Sisecam, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Import-Export Scenario
    • Table 103: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2012 & 2013): Percentage share Breakdown of Imports Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 104: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2012 & 2013): Percentage share Breakdown of Imports Volume by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 105: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2012 & 2013): Percentage share Breakdown of Export Value by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 106: EU-28 Market for Float, Surface Ground or Polished Glass (2012 & 2013): Percentage share Breakdown of Export Volume by Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 107: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 108: European Historic Review for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 109: European 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 110: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 111: European Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 112: European 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 113: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 114: European Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 115: European 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Innovation/Introduction
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 116: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 117: French Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 118: French 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 119: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 120: French Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 121: French 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
    • Table 122: Construction Output (% Growth) in Germany (2011- 2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 123: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 124: German Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 125: German 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 126: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 127: German Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 128: German 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. ITALY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
    • Strategic Corporate Development
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 129: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 130: Italian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 131: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 132: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 133: Italian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 134: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Flat Glass - An Overview
    • Construction Industry in the UK - An Overview
    • Table 135: New Housing Starts in the UK by Country: FY 2008-09 through FY 2013-14 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Regulatory Environment
      • New Car Security Rating Scheme (NCSR)
      • Implications of Safety Glazing Legislations
      • BS Codes
      • Building Regulations
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 136: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 137: UK Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 138: UK 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 139: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 140: UK Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 141: UK 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e. SPAIN

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 142: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 143: Spanish Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 144: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 145: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 146: Spanish Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 147: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4f. RUSSIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
    • Strategic Corporate Development
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 148: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 149: Russian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 150: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 151: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 152: Russian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 153: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4g. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 154: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 155: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 156: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 157: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 158: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 159: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
    • Construction Activity Picks Momentum in Asian Countries
    • Table 160: Construction Spending by Country in Asia in US$ Billion: 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 161: Asian Construction Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Spend by Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 162: Projected Growth in the Asian Construction Market by Region and Sector (2014-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Competition
    • Table 163: Asian Float Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Company - AGC, Guardian, NSG, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 164: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 165: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 166: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 167: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 168: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 169: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 170: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 171: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 172: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Flat Glass Market in China - A Review
    • Table 173: Fabricated Flat Glass Market in China (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Value) by End-Use Segment - Architectural, Automotive, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • The World's Leading Float Glass Market
    • Construction Sector - A Major End User
    • Automotive Glass Market Benefits from Expanding Auto Sales
      • Expanding Automobile Numbers - Opportunity for Replacement Auto Glass Market
    • Table 174: Motor Vehicle Population per Capita in Select Countries (2013) (In Units Per 1000 People) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • A Highly Concentrated Market
    • Table 175: Leading Players in the Chinese Automotive Glass Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales for AGC, Fuyao, NSG, Saint Gobain, Shanghai Yaopi, Xinyi, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Production Facilities of Leading Automotive Glass Manufacturers in China
      • Automotive Market: Fast Growth Anticipated in Future
    • Focus on Solar Energy Sector: Potential for Growth
    • Increasing Demand for Low-E Glass
    • Patterned Glass Market Benefits from Improving Techniques & Diversifying Needs
    • Competitive Landscape
    • Table 176: Leading Producers of Float Glass in China (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity for Jiangsu Farun Group, Xinyi Glass, Zhuzhou Kibing Group, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 177: Number and Average Capacity of Float Glass Production Lines in China (In Units & tpd per line) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Portfolio of Major Glass Companies in China
      • Overcapacity Characterizes Float Glass Market
    • Table 178: Float Glass Production Capacity in China (2007-2014) (In Million Tonnes) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 179: New/Restarted Production Capacity of Float Glass Market in China (2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Rising Production Capabilities of Chinese Manufacturers
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 180: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 181: Chinese Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 182: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 183: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 184: Chinese Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 185: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. INDIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • A High Potential Market
    • Table 186: Indian Glass Market (2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume by Type of Glass - Container, Float, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 187: Indian Flat Glass Market (2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales by Type of Glass - Float/Sheet Glass, Mirror Glass, Reflective Glass, and Tinted Float/ Sheet Glass (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Architectural & Automotive Sectors: Primary End-Use Markets
    • Promising Opportunities for Float Glass in Architectural Sector
    • Leading Players
    • Table 188: Leading Manufacturers of Float Glass in India (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Daily Production Capacity for Asahi India Glass, Gujarat Guardian, H.N.G Float Glass, Saint-Gobain Glass India, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 189: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 190: Indian Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 191: Indian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 192: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 193: Indian Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 194: Indian 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 195: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 196: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 197: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 198: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 199: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 200: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Construction Boom Presents Promising Prospects
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 201: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 202: Middle East & Africa Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 203: Middle East & Africa 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 204: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 205: Middle East & Africa Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 206: Middle East & Africa 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Market Overview
    • Table 207: South American Float Glass Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Annual Capacity by Major Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Cebrace Cristal Plano Ltda. (Brazil) - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 208: Latin America Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 209: Latin America Historic Review for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 210: Latin America 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Float Glass and Rolled Glass Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 211: Latin America Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 212: Latin America Historic Review for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart
    • Table 213: Latin America 14-Year Perspective for Flat Glass by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Construction (Residential and Commercial), Automotive (OE Glazing and AGR) and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

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