Global Transparent Ceramics Market to Reach US$ 3,084.9 Million by 2032, Impelled by Increasing Product Demand in Aerospace and Defense Industries

September 07, 2022 | Chemical & Materials

According to the latest report by IMARC Group, titled “Transparent Ceramics Market Report by Type (Monocrystalline Transparent Ceramics, Polycrystalline Transparent Ceramics, and Others), Material (Sapphire, Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (YAG), Spinel, Aluminum Oxynitride, and Others), Application (Optics and Optoelectronics, Aerospace, Defense and Security, Mechanical/Chemical, Sensors and Instrumentation, Healthcare, Consumer Goods, Energy, and Others), and Region 2024-2032," the global transparent ceramics market reached a value of US$ 660.7 Million in 2023. Transparent ceramics refer to polycrystalline materials that transmit light in the visible, mid-wave, and long-wave infrared (IR) wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum. They are manufactured and produced using various techniques, including vacuum sintering, high pressure (HP), and hot isostatic pressure (HIP), spark plasma sintering (SPS), and microwave sintering. Transparent ceramics are widely used in lasers, infrared radiation (IR) windows and domes, transparent armors, smartphone screens, lamp envelopes, optoelectronics, and sensors. They exhibit great strength, corrosion resistance, high insulation, good chemical stability, and high-temperature resistance. As compared to optical resin and glass materials, transparent ceramics are harder and can be molded in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. 

Global Transparent Ceramics Market Trends:

The widespread product adoption in the aerospace and defense industries across the globe is creating a positive outlook for the market. Transparent ceramics are widely used in manufacturing armors, missile hoods, aviation windows, protective masks, bulletproof glasses, and missile optics systems. Furthermore, increasing product demand in the electronics industry for manufacturing light emitting diodes (LEDs), indicators, lamps, reflectors, displays, and light guides is providing a considerable boost to market growth. In addition to this, the rising utilization of transparent ceramics in the optoelectronics industry for manufacturing optical switches, lenses, and IR night vision devices is acting as another growth-inducing factor. Apart from this, the introduction of transparent nano-ceramics with high transmittance properties that are commonly used in optical isolators, intelligent terminal screens, and solid-state lasers is providing an impetus to market growth. Moreover, the rising demand for transparent ceramic scintillators in medical imaging applications, such as gamma-ray spectroscopy and high-energy radiography, is positively influencing the market growth. Other factors, including significant growth in the consumer electronics industry, extensive research and development (R&D) activities, and the rising demand from the construction industry for manufacturing pipes, tiles, and brick, are anticipated to drive the market growth. On account of the aforementioned factors, the market value is expected to reach US$ 3,084.9 Million by 2032, exhibiting a CAGR of 18.3% during 2024-2032.

Market Summary:

  • On the basis of the type, the market has been divided into monocrystalline transparent ceramics, polycrystalline transparent ceramics, and others.
  • Based on the material, the market has been categorized into sapphire, yttrium aluminum garnet (YAG), spinel, aluminum oxynitride, and others.
  • On the basis of the application, the market has been classified into optics and optoelectronics, aerospace, defense and security, mechanical and chemical, sensors and instrumentation, healthcare, consumer goods, energy, and others.
  • On a regional basis, the market has been categorized into North America (the United States and Canada), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia and Others), Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia and Others) Latin America (Brazil, Mexico and Others), Middle East and Africa.
  • The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined, with some of the key players being American Elements, CeramTec GmbH, CeraNova Corporation, Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A., CoorsTek Inc., General Electric Company, II-VI Incorporated, Koninklijke Philips N.V., Konoshima Chemical Co. Ltd., Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Schott AG and Surmet Corporation.

Report Scope:

Report Features Details
Base Year of the Analysis 2023
Historical Period 2018-2023
Forecast Period 2024-2032
Units US$ Million
Segment Coverage Type, Material, Application, Region
Region Covered  Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
Countries Covered United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
Companies Covered American Elements, CeramTec GmbH, CeraNova Corporation, Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A., CoorsTek Inc., General Electric Company, II-VI Incorporated, Koninklijke Philips N.V., Konoshima Chemical Co. Ltd., Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Schott AG and Surmet Corporation.
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