Global Battery Materials Market Research Report: Trends & Forecasts 2013-2018

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Dublin, Nov. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Battery Materials Market: Trends & Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering.

This report focuses on battery materials for the lithium battery dividing the market on the basis of type, application, and geography. The major material types within this market are cathode, anode, separator, and electrolyte. The market data for these material types is given with respect to volume (tons) and value ($million). The data is based on the demand for all the battery materials categories.

The total market for battery materials has been analyzed based on the Porter's five forces model. This gives an overview of the current state of the industry at a commercial level. The study provides value chain analysis with respect to battery materials, manufacturers, and end use. The value chain describes the key contributors to materials market at different stages from product development to end use. The report also provides market share for battery materials manufacturers. It represents the top players contributing to the battery materials industry.

The impact of different market factors such as drivers, restraints, and opportunities is also illustrated in the report. This is done based on parameters which include impact of a specific market factor (low, medium, high) and time period over which these will persist. This highlights the major drivers and opportunities that are of key importance for the commercial success of battery materials and its end-user market.

The market is also analyzed based on the patents filed by different industrial participants over a period of time. This elaborates on the latest products and technologies which the manufacturers have been focusing on over the past few years. The report also describes price patterns of major materials used for battery materials manufacturing. Along with that, it focuses on the life cycle of battery materials industry with respect to different regions. These phases include development, growth, maturity, and decline.

The battery materials market is also classified based on various applications. The laptops/notebooks applications dominate the lithium battery materials market followed by cellular/mobile phones, automotive, power tools, and household devices. The market data for all the applications segments is given in the study with respect to volume (tons) and value ($million). The volume data provided excludes the separator, binders, and packaging materials segments. The data is based on the demand for all the types and applications segments.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Premium Insights

4 Market Overview

5 Battery Materials Market, By Types

6 Battery Materials Market, By Applications

7 Battery Materials Market, By Geography

8 Competitive Landscape

9 Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, Products & Services, Strategy, And Developments)*

  • 3M
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Basf
  • Celgard
  • E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Company
  • Ecopro Co.,Ltd
  • Entek International Llc
  • Hitachi Chemical Co. Ltd
  • Itochu Corporation
  • Kureha Corporation
  • L&F Material Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
  • Nichia Corporation
  • Ningbo Shanshan Company Limited
  • Nippon Denko Co., Ltd
  • Targray Technology International Inc.
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Toda Kogyo Corporation
  • Ube Industries Limited
  • Umicore S.A.

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