Nanotechnology - Global Strategic Business Report

Nanotechnology - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Aug 23, 2016, 719 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP1031

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nanotechnology in US$ Million. The Global market is analyzed by the following Product Segments: NanoDevices, NanoMaterials, and NanoTools. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-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 364 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc.
Advanced Nano Products Co., Limited
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc.
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Bruker Corporation

Nanotechnology - Global Strategic Business Report
TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
The Science Behind Nanotechnology: A Curtain Raiser II-1
Breaking Conventional Size Barriers II-2
What can we expect from Nanotechnology? II-3
Nanotechnology Market: An Overview II-3
Robust R&D Scenario Characterizes Nanotechnology Industry II-4
Despite Marginal & Sporadic Loss in Growth Rate, Global
Nanotechnology Market Remains Largely Profitable Amid Recent
Economic Upheavals II-6
Outlook II-7

2. A REVIEW OF KEY NANOTECHNOLOGY PRODUCT MARKETS II-8
Nanomaterials - The Largest Revenue Contributor II-8
Rising Sophistication in Nanomaterial Manufacturing II-9
Nanocomposites - A Dominant Nanomaterial Category II-9
Table 1: World Market for Nanocomposites (2015): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Consumption by End-Use Segment -
Packaging, Building & Construction, Electronics &
Electrical, Automotive, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-11
Nanoparticles Category Add to the Growth Prospects for
Nanomaterials Market II-11
Nanoclays - A High Growth Sub-Category of Nanomaterials II-11
Carbon Nanotubes Market - A Review II-12
Table 2: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) Market (2015):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by
Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13

Table 3: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) Market (2015):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Key End Use Markets
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14

Table 4: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) Market (2015):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14
Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes Market: The Dominant Product
Variety II-14
Short, Medium & Long Term Applications of MWCNTs II-15
Table 5: Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) Market: Production
Capacity by Type of CNT for Year 2016P II-15
Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes Market: A Review II-15
Nanofibers - Market Laden with Tremendous Potential for
Future Growth II-16
Table 6: Nanofibers Market by Raw Material Type (2014):
Percentage Share of Market Revenue for Carbon, Ceramic,
Composite, Glass, Metal, and Polymer Nanofibers (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-17
Nanocoatings: A Major Application of Nanoparticles II-17
Expanding Applications of Nanocoatings Spur Growth II-18
Environmental Benefits of Nanocoatings Attract Manufacturer
Attention II-19
Growing Need for Better Sanitation & Infection Control
Drive Demand for Anti-Microbial Nanocoatings II-20
Anti-Corrosion Nanocoatings in Demand II-20
Anti-Fingerprint Nanocoatings to Grow in Prominence II-21
Nanotools II-21
NanoDevices - A Small Market With Big Potential for Growth II-22
Nanosensors Redefines Sensor Technology II-22

3. A REVIEW OF MARKET OPPORTUNITIES IN KEY END-USE MARKET SEGMENTS II-23
Nanotechnology Drives Electronics from Microelectronics to
Nanoelectronics II-23
Shift in Direction Towards “More Than Moore’s Law” Brings
Spotlight on Nanointegration II-23
CNTs Finding Robust Demand in Electronics Market II-24
Growing Need for Boosting Computer Disk Drive CNT Enabled
Storage II-24
CNT Applications in Supercapacitors and Batteries to Drive
Growth II-24
Chemical Industry to Massively Benefit from Nanotechnology II-25
Nanotechnology Revolutionizes Pharmaceuticals & HealthCare II-26
Nanomedicine Market to Achieve Phenomenal Growth II-27
High Demand for Nanobots and Nano Healthcare Devices II-28
Nanotechnology Gaining Prominence for Treatment of Cancer II-28
Nanodiagnostic Products to Witness Strong Demand Growth II-29
Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery: A Specialized Market
Opportunity II-30
Dendrimers Serve as a Base to Build Multifunctional Nanodevices II-32
Nanotechnology Rescues Poor Water Soluble Drugs from Abandonment II-32
Agriculture & Food Industry II-33
Strong Demand for Packaged Foods Benefits Adoption of
Nanotechnology II-34
Nano-Encapsulated Food Additives - An Emerging Area II-35
Preference for Smart Cars Benefits Demand for Nanotechnology
in the Automotive Industry II-35
Application of Nanotechnology in Consumer Goods Industry
Poised to Grow II-36
Opportunities Abound in Building & Construction Sector II-36
Nanotechnology Set to Revolutionize Alternative Energy Sector II-37
Nanotechnology Emerges as a Key to Enhance Quality of Water
Filtration and Desalination II-38
Aerospace & Defense II-38
CNTs find Applications in Bullet Proof Vests for Military/
Defense Sector - A Case in Point II-39
Developed Markets Represent Traditional Revenue Contributors
While Developing Markets Turn Hotspots for Future Growth II-39

4. KEY CHALLENGES TO RECKON WITH & WAY FORWARD II-40
Factors Impeding Growth of Nanotechnology: A Peek Into Challenges II-40
Controversies Still Dog Nanotechnology II-40
Factors Hampering Rapid Commercialization II-40
Delay in Setting up Labs II-40
Legal & Regulatory Processes Delay Release of Funds II-40
Difficulty in getting Money II-40
R&D - Not an Instant Result Generating Activity II-41
Scarcity of Researchers with Appropriate Training II-41
Limited Access to Tools & Technologies II-41
Research Duplication & Absence of Common Standards II-41
Legal and Financial Constraints for Startups II-42
Investment Issues and High Costs Delay Rapid Commercialization II-43
Separating Hype from Reality - A Major Challenge II-43
Need of the Hour II-44
Guarded and Protective Stance on Intellectual Property & Open
Knowledge-Sharing II-44
Development of Industrial Processes for Patterning Materials
on Nanoscale II-44
Effective Utilization of Government Budgets II-45

5. R&D STRUCTURE & FINANCING II-46
Research & Development - The Nanotechnology Lifeline II-46
Pioneers into a Small World II-46
US, EU and Japan - Spearheading Nanotech R&D Revolution II-47
National Initiatives Promote R&D Efforts in Rest of World II-47
Cross-disciplinary Nature Demands Coordinated Research II-48
Interdisciplinary Nature Demands a Collective Approach II-48
“United We Discover” - Industry’s Call to Universities &
Research Houses II-49
Academic Research Institutions - Pioneering Commercial
Applications II-50
The Commercialization Process II-50
Funding - The Lifeline for R&D II-51
Research Arenas - Funding Dictates the Direction II-51
Nanocompetence by Geographic Region/Country II-52
Government Bodies & Venture Capitalists Fuel Research Initiatives II-53
Why Invest in Nanotech? II-53
The Societal and Industrial Implications of Nanotechnology II-53
Life Sciences (Medicine, Biology, Pharmacy and Health) II-53
Industrial Sector (Materials, Products and Manufacturing) II-54
Environment II-54
Water Resources II-55
Energy II-55
Agriculture II-55
Space Exploration Programs II-55
Defense Capabilities II-55
The Timing II-56
Investment Management and Control II-56
Investment Objectives - What, Where and How Much? II-56
Chemicals and Advanced Materials II-56
Electronics and Communications II-56
Biotechnology II-57
Investment Criteria - Analysis and Decision Process II-57
Venture Funding - Analysis & Decision Process II-57
Management of the Company II-58
Product II-58
Technology II-58
Target Market II-58
Business Model & Strategy II-58

6. NANOTECH PATENTS - AN OVERVIEW II-59
Proliferation of Nanotechnology Patent II-59
Patents - Guarding Intellectual Property II-59
An Introduction - Concepts Made Clearer II-59
Inventor II-59
Types of Patent Claims II-59
Patent Claims - Basic Rules of the Game II-59
General Patent Trends II-59
Intellectual Property (IP) Patents II-60
Types of Intellectual Property II-60
Patents II-60
Nanotechnology Patents - Unique Characterization II-60
Corporate IP Policy II-60
Patent Protection Vital for Investment II-60
Industry’s Multidisciplinary Nature Calls for Regulations II-61
Nanotechnology Patent/Claim Trends - What’s New II-62

7. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW II-63
A Conceptual Definition II-63
Think Small II-63
What is Nanotechnology? II-63
It is - II-63
It is not- II-63
Background II-64
Analysis of Major Product Segments II-64
Dendrimers II-64
Fullerenes II-65
Nanobelts II-65
Nanocapsules II-65
Nanocrystalline Materials II-65
Nanofibers II-66
Surface Properties II-66
Nanoparticles II-66
Nanoporous Materials II-67
Nanosprings II-67
Nanotubes II-67
Nanowires II-68
Quantum Dots II-68
Nanotech Applications - An End-Use Perspective II-68
Tools & Process Instruments II-69
Scanning Tunneling Microscopes (STMs) II-69
Atomic Force Microscopes (AFMs) II-69
Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPMs) II-69
Chemicals II-70
Nanostructured Materials II-70
Nanostructured Materials - Application Areas II-70
Catalysts II-71
Attributes of Nanoparticulate Catalysts II-71
Future Scenario - A Road Map II-72
Paints and Coatings II-72
Coatings II-72
Membranes and Filtration II-73
Composites II-73
Sunscreens with UV-light Absorbing Nanoparticles II-73
Others II-73
Alloys - A Definite Facelift II-73
Semiconductors & Electronics II-74
Nanophotonics - Directing Tomorrow’s Telecom II-74
Near Field Scanning Optical Microscopy (NSOM) II-75
Nanocrystals II-75
Memory and Display Systems II-75
Optoelectronic Applications II-76
Nanotechnology - Its Relevance in Optical Fiber
Communication Systems II-76
The Present Scenario II-76
The Future - What it Holds II-76
Precision Engineering, Optics and Analytics II-77
Quantum Computing II-77
Electronics and Electromechanical Systems II-77
Miniature Bar Coded Beads Herald New Age Electronics II-78
Automotive/Transportation Industry II-78
Sensors and Displays II-78
Sensors II-78
Global Positioning System (GPS) Sensors II-79
Catalytic Converters and Filters II-79
Aerospace and Defense II-79
Aerospace II-79
Smart Aircraft II-80
Defense II-80
Surveillance and Smart Uniforms II-81
Structural Materials and Coatings II-81
Weapons II-82
Pharma & Healthcare II-82
Nanotechnology and Life Sciences - A Potent Mix II-82
Most Hyped Applications are in the Biotech Arena II-83
Actual Implementation Areas II-84
Hand-Held Disease Detector II-84
Biomedical Nanotechnology II-85
Drug Delivery II-85
Nanoparticles and Gene Therapy II-86
Others II-87
Nanomachines - The Tech Revolution II-87
Food II-87
Edible Wraps - Putting Recycling out of Fashion II-87
Other End-use Applications II-87
Energy II-87
Quantum Wells (QW) Solar Cells II-88
Dye Sensitised Nanocrystalline Devices II-88
Fuel Cells and Rechargeables II-88
Power Transmission II-89
Nanoelectronics - Now and Ahead II-89
Lighting II-90
Nanoproperties of Light II-90
Nanolasers II-90
Nanocrystals II-90
Other Miscellaneous End-Use Applications II-91
Proteins - A New Way of Making Wires II-91
E-Textiles - The Smart New Dress Code II-91
Futuristic Applications II-92
Bio-molecular Motors II-92
Genetic and Tissue Engineering II-92
External Tissue Products II-93
Internal Tissue Implants II-93
Dental and Bone Replacement II-93
Protein and Gene Analysis II-93
Nanorobot Therapeutics II-93
Lab-on-a-Chip Techniques II-94
Medical Diagnostic Sensors II-95
Nano Medical Devices - From Surgical Tools to Contact Lenses II-95
Nanoengineered Prosthetics II-95
Nanotubes - Potential Drug Delivery Vehicles II-96
Quantum Computers II-96

8. TECHNIQUES AND TECHNOLOGIES II-98
Top-down and Bottom-up Concepts II-98
Nanoscale Structure Construction Techniques II-98
Dip-Pen Nanolithography II-98
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) II-99
Self-Assembly II-99
Soft Lithography II-100
Common Enabling Technologies II-100
Electron Microscopy II-100
Micromachining II-101
Molecular Design/Modeling II-101
Nanolithography II-102
Nanoprobes II-102
Nano Probes in Intra-Cellular Study II-102
Quantum Dots in Nano Probing II-103
Chemical and Magnetic Nano Probes II-103
Supramolecular Chemistry II-103
Thin Film Technology II-103
Nanomaterial Synthesis Techniques II-104
Amorphous Crystallization II-104
Chemical Precipitation II-104
Combustion Synthesis II-104
Dip Coating II-105
Dynamic-Magnetic Consolidation II-105
Electro-Deposition II-105
Electrophoretic Deposition II-106
Application of EPD to SOFC Fabrication II-106
Field-Assisted Sintering Techniques II-106
Gas Condensation With Thermal Evaporation II-106
Gas-Phase Processing II-107
High-Energy Milling II-107
Applications II-107
Hydrodynamic Cavitation II-107
Hydrothermal Processing II-108
Metal Powders II-108
Electroceramic Powders II-108
Organic Carbon Oxidation II-108
Cereals II-108
Removal and Stabilizing of Arsenic II-109
Birch Wood II-109
Wheat Gluten Isolate II-109
Reduction of BOD II-109
Jet-Printing Process II-109
Mechano-Chemical Synthesis II-109
Inter-Metallic Compounds II-110
Quantum Dots II-110
Nanotubes of Boron Nitrides II-110
Thermoelectric Material - Iron Disilicide II-110
Quasi-Isostatic Pressure Process II-110
Self-Assembly of Nano-particles II-110
Severe Plastic Deformation II-111
Shockwave Compaction II-111
Sinter-Forging II-111
Slurry-Coating Routes II-112
Sol-Gel Processing II-112
Solid-State Processes II-113
Sono-chemical Synthesis II-113
Spin Coating II-113
Thermal Plasma Synthesis II-114
Thermal Spray Coating II-114
Thermo-Chemical Synthesis II-114
Vacuum Evaporation on Running Liquids (VERL) II-115
Wet Chemical Processes II-115

9. NANOTECH FEARS - ARE THEY JUSTIFIED? II-116
The Flip Side of Molecular Nanotechnology (MNT) II-116
Economic Disturbance from Plentiful Accessibility of Cheap
Products II-117
Nanotechnology A Disruptive Development: Disturbing Delicate
Economic Balance II-117
Economic Imbalance Due to Highly Inflated Prices II-118
High-Cost II-118
Right Technology in the Wrong Hands II-118
Small can be Dangerous - Multitude of Miniscule Lethal Weaponry II-118
The Grey Goo Horror II-119
Military Risks - High Destruction System II-119
Misuse of Nanotechnology: Remains a Stark Possibility II-119
Environmental and Biological Risks - A Serious Issue II-119
Major Proposals and Efforts Underway on Nanoparticle Safety II-120
Synopsis - No Radicals Please! II-121

10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-122
Vexti Enters into a Licensing Agreement with Northeastern and
Brown Universities for Development of Nanotechnology Products II-122
QuantumSphere Completes Advanced Production Facility II-122
Merck To Own 100% Stake in Qlight Nanotech II-122
Nanocyl Introduces a New Carbon Nanotubes Product - ELASTOCYL™
HTV1001 II-122
Shenzhen Nanotech Port Co Formally Launches Shenzhen Nanotubes
Port Project II-122
Raffles Capital to Acquire NanoSun II-123
Nanocyl SA Selects Safic Alcan SA for Distribution of Nanocyl
Product Range in Europe II-123
Temicon and Holotools Enter Into Partnership II-123
Gens Expands Market into Asia II-123
AADi InLicensesABI-009 II-123
OCSiAl Introduces New Technology for Mass Production of SWCNT II-123
Nanotech Industrial Solutions Successfully Acquires NanoMaterials II-124
NanoMaterials Reports Considerable Revenue Growth II-124
Tesla NanoCoatings Partners With SK Global II-124
EV Group Unveils New Lithography System II-124
Chaval Unveils Heated Ski Gloves II-124
Garrison Bespoke Unveils Bulletproof Suit II-124
Rusnano Inaugurates Center for Nanotechnology II-124
MaxEcoTek Launches Nanotechnology Based Self Cleansing Coating II-125
iStock Accessories Unveils NEONTuff Screen Guards II-125
Cima NanoTech Inks Distribution Agreement With Precision
Gasket Company II-125
SPTS and imec Enter into Partnership for Furthering
Nanotechnology Use in BioMEMS II-125
A*STAR Unveils New Nanoimprint Foundry II-125
Nano Labs Declares Promising Test Results in Development of
NanoFuel II-125
Azaya and CANbridge Partner for Developing Nanotechnology
Based Cancer Drugs II-125
Fullerex Introduces Merchant Service for Nanomaterials and
Nano Enabled Commodities II-126
Calevia Partners With ProScan and Grafoid to Develop Non-
Invasive Cancer Treatment Drugs II-126
EVG Launches New Polymer Via-Filling Process II-126
HeluKabel Introduces Clean Plus Cable Jacket Coating II-126
Azaya Therapeutics Launches New Division II-126
Industrial Nanotech Introduces Nansulate® Vinyl Fresh II-126
Pixelligent Launches PixClear™ Nanocrystals II-126
Nanoshel Introduces Graphene Products for Applications in
Biodevices II-127
UNeMed Inks Licensing Agreement With ProTransit for its
Proprietary Cosmetics Nanotechnology II-127
EcoSynthetix Partners With Waterloo Institute to Explore
Prospective Applications for EcoSphere Technology II-127

11. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-128
Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc. (US) II-128
Advanced Nano Products Co., Limited (South Korea) II-128
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (US) II-129
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (US) II-129
Bruker Corporation (US) II-130
Catalytic Materials, LLC (US) II-130
Chemat Technology Inc. (US) II-130
eSpin Technologies, Inc. (US) II-131
ELITech Group (France) II-131
Genefluidics, Inc., (US) II-132
Hanwha Nanotech Corporation (South Korea) II-132
Hybrid Plastics (US) II-132
Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc. (US) II-133
Integran Technologies, Inc. (Canada) II-133
Intrinsiq Materials Limited (IML) (UK) II-134
Luxtera, Inc. (US) II-134
Nanocyl S.A. (Belgium) II-134
NanoMaterials Ltd, (Israel) II-135
Nanosys, Inc. (US) II-135
QuantumSphere, Inc. (US) II-135
Raymor Industries, Inc. (Canada) II-136
Rogue Valley Microdevices, Inc. (US) II-136
Shenzhen Nanotech Port Co., Ltd. (China) II-136
Starpharma Holdings (Australia) II-137
Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, LLC (US) II-137
Unidym, Inc. (US) II-138

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-139
Table 7: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Nanotechnology Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-139

Table 8: World Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2014
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-140

Table 9: World 14-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology Products
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World
Markets for the Years 2009, 2016 and 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-141

Table 10: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Nanotechnology Products by Product Category - NanoDevices,
NanoMaterials and NanoTools Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2015 through
2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-142

Table 11: World Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products by
Product Category - NanoDevices, NanoMaterials and NanoTools
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Million for the Years 2009 through 2014 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-143

Table 12: World 14-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology
Products by Product Category - Percentage Breakdown of
Revenues for NanoDevices, NanoMaterials and NanoTools Markets
for the Years 2009, 2016 and 2022 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-144


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Overview III-1
US Nanotechnology Industry - Characterized by Diverse Value
Chain Participants III-2
A Review of Select End-Use Industries Promising Revenue
Opportunities III-2
Electronics and Communications III-2
Health and Life Sciences III-2
Chemicals and Advanced Materials III-3
Transportation III-4
Trends and Issues III-4
Collaborated Efforts - The In-Thing III-4
Time- to-Market remains a Central Concern III-4
National Nanotechnology Alliance - Driving the R&D III-5
Leading Universities and Their Contribution to Nano Research III-5
Tools Act as Foundation for Higher Commercial Applications III-6
First-Mover Status Doesn’t Guarantee an Edge III-7
Patent Profile III-8
Challenges III-8
Application Specific Nanomaterials Development Still Years
Away III-8
Less Demand from Semiconductor Segment III-8
Challenges Galore for Start Up Companies in Nano Markets III-9
Carbon Nanotubes Market III-9
Research Institutes and their Involvement in Developing
Carbon Nanotubes III-9
Early Entrants - A Profile of Company Size and Life Cycle III-10
Research Institutions III-10
Ames Research Center III-10
California Institute of Technology III-11
GE Global Research III-11
IBM Research III-11
Johnson Space Center III-11
Motorola Labs III-12
University of California III-12
University of Texas III-13
Recent Industry Activity III-13
Key Players III-16
B.Market Analytics III-23
Table 13: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 14: US Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

2. CANADA III-25
A.Market Analysis III-25
Outlook III-25
Issues and Trends III-25
Brain Drain - Losing the Best and Brightest III-26
Universities and Government Agencies Involved in Nanoscale
Research III-27
Recent Industry Activity III-27
Key Players III-28
B.Market Analytics III-29
Table 15: Canada Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in
US$ Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 16: Canada Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

3. JAPAN III-31
A.Market Analysis III-31
Overview III-31
Analysis by End-Use Industry Segments III-31
Electronics and Communications III-31
Chemicals and Advanced Materials III-32
Transportation III-32
Health and Life Sciences III-32
Nanotechnology - A Strategic Pillar in Nation’s S&T Plan III-32
Leading Japanese Institutions Involved in Nanotechnology
Programs Over the Years III-33
Japanese Government - Leading the R&D Initiatives III-34
New National Programs Drive R&D Effort III-34
Japanese Programs in Nanotechnology Over the Years III-34
IT/Electronics and Nanostructured Materials - Favored
Research Arenas III-35
Alloys - A New Dimension III-35
Nanotechnology Consortium - An Interface for Technology
Transfer III-35
Hindrances to Development of Nanotechnology III-36
Reliability III-36
Cost III-36
Productivity III-36
Interface Between Nanotechnology And Conventional Technology III-36
B.Market Analytics III-37
Table 17: Japan Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 18: Japan Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

4. EUROPE III-39
A.Market Analysis III-39
Overview III-39
European Programs in Nanotechnology III-40
Healthcare and Life Sciences Dominate Europe in Terms of
Number of Players III-40
Establishing a Regulatory Framework for Nanotechnology III-40
Nanoelectronics in Europe - An Overview III-41
Position of European Nanoelectronics Industry III-41
Transformation of Business Models III-41
Transformation of Research Models III-41
Migration of Nanoelectronics Producers III-42
Technological Impediments III-42
Mediocre Functioning of European Research Organizations III-42
Large-Scale Nanoelectronics Research Activities III-42
Split in Research Investments III-43
Inadequacy of Existing Funding Instruments III-43
Trends and Issues III-43
European NanoBusiness Association - Powering R&D Effort III-43
Commercialization of Products - Separating Hype from Reality III-44
R&D Institutions III-45
Philips Research (The Netherlands) III-45
B.Market Analytics III-46
Table 19: Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Nanotechnology Products by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 20: Europe Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
by Geographic Region - France, Germany, UK and Rest of
Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues
in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2014 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 21: Europe 14-Year Perspective for Nanotechnology
Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Revenues for France, Germany, UK and Rest of Europe Markets
for the Years 2009, 2016 and 2022 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-48

4a. FRANCE III-49
A.Market Analysis III-49
A Key Player III-49
B.Market Analytics III-50
Table 22: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in
US$ Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 23: French Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

4b. GERMANY III-52
A.Market Analysis III-52
Germany Leads the Way in Europe III-52
Recent Industry Activity III-52
B.Market Analytics III-53
Table 24: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in
US$ Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 25: German Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

4c. UNITED KINGDOM III-55
A.Market Analysis III-55
Recent Industry Activity III-55
A Key Player III-55
B.Market Analytics III-56
Table 26: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 27: UK Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

4d. REST OF EUROPE III-58
A.Market Analysis III-58
Recent Industry Activity III-58
Key Player III-59
B.Market Analytics III-60
Table 28: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2015 through 2022
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 29: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Nanotechnology
Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
the Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-61

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-62
A.Market Analysis III-62
Overview and Structure III-62
Nanotech Companies in Asia-Pacific: China Tops the List III-62
Nanotech Players in Asia-Pacific by Area of Operation III-62
B.Market Analytics III-63
Table 30: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Nanotechnology Products by Geographic Region -
China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 31: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Nanotechnology
Products by Geographic Region - China and Rest of
Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2014
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 32: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for
Nanotechnology Products by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets for the Years 2009, 2016 and 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

5a. CHINA III-66
A.Market Analysis III-66
Overview III-66
Government Takes the R&D Initiative III-66
Chinese Agencies involved in Nanotech III-66
Nation’s First Nanometer Technology Industrial Base Set up
in Tianjin III-67
Carbon Nanotubes Market III-67
Recent Industry Activity III-68
A Key Player III-68
B.Market Analytics III-69
Table 33: China Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Million for the Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 34: China Historic Review for Nanotechnology Products
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-71
A.Market Analysis III-71
A Geographic Break-up III-71
Australia - Part of the Tiny Revolution III-71
R&D Initiatives III-72
Nanostructural Analysis Network Organization Leads
Research Initiative III-72
Prominent Australian Groups with their Principal Field
of Research III-72
Australian Projects in Nanotechnology III-73
The World’s First Undergraduate Degree in Nanotechnology III-74
Sydney-based Company Creates World’s First Nanometer-
Sized Working Device III-74
Challenges for Nanotechnology Development in Australia III-75
Strategies for Overcoming the Challenges III-75
The National Nanofabrication Facility (NNF) and Network III-75
Opportunities III-76
India III-76
Nanomedicine Market Gains Pace in India III-76
Thailand III-77
Singapore III-77
South Korea III-78
Ministry of Science & Technology Takes Initiative for
Nanotech Funding III-78
Information Technology Industry Leads Nanotech R&D Efforts III-78
Carbon Nanotubes Market III-78
Key Areas of Research - Energy, Optics, Textiles and
Medical Equipment III-79
Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology - A Key South
Korean R&D Participant III-79
Taiwan III-79
Overview III-79
Recent Industry Activity III-79
Key Players III-80
B.Market Analytics III-82
Table 35: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with
Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2015 through
2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 36: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for
Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Million for the Years 2009 through 2014 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

6. REST OF WORLD III-84
A.Market Analysis III-84
Israel III-84
Areas of Importance III-84
Iran III-84
Recent Industry Activity III-85
Key Player III-85
B.Market Analytics III-86
Table 37: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Nanotechnology Products Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2015 through 2022
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 38: Rest of World Historic Review for Nanotechnology
Products Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
the Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-87


IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 364 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 379)

The United States (191)
Canada (7)
Japan (34)
Europe (116)
- France (6)
- Germany (52)
- The United Kingdom (23)
- Italy (2)
- Rest of Europe (33)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (26)
Middle East (5)

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Date of Publication:
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