Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market is projected to reach USD 110.89 Billion in 2023, at a CAGR of over 13% during the forecast period. The main drivers of the market are increase in sales of electric vehicles, increasing vehicle production and growing stringent emission and fuel economy regulations. Based on material, the market for automotive lightweight materials is segmented into plastic, metal, composites, and rubber. In 2017, the metal segment dominated the automotive lightweight material market and is estimated to maintain its dominance over the next five years as well since metals are largely used in vehicles globally. Moreover, growing technological advancement, increase in vehicle production and rise in disposable income are the major factors driving the growth of automotive lightweight material market. The key players of the market are players are ThyssenKrupp AG, Covestro AG, BASF SE, and ArcelorMittal.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2013-2016

Base Year: 2017

Estimated Year: 2018

Forecast Period: 2018–2023

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyse and forecast the market size of Automotive Lightweight Materials Market, in terms of value and volume.
  • To classify and forecast Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market based on vehicle, material, application, component and regional distribution.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market.
  • To conduct the pricing analysis for Automotive Lightweight Materials Market.
  • To identify and analyse the profile of leading players involved in the manufacturing of Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market.


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Some of the leading players in the Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market are Thyssenkrupp AG, BASF SE, Alcoa Inc., PPG Industries Inc., Covestro AG, BASF SE, Lyondellbasell Industries N.V., Alcoa Inc., Owens Corning, Toray Industries, Inc.    etc.

TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of manufacturers across the globe. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the suppliers which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analysed the service offerings, distribution channels and presence of all major collaboration manufacturer across the globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market using a bottom-up approach, where data for various end user industries and its application across various product types were recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analysing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company website, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also used by TechSci Research.


Key Target Audience:

  • Automotive Component Manufacturers
  • Automotive OEMs
  • Automotive lightweight material suppliers
  • Traders, Distributors, and Suppliers
  • Industry associations and experts
  • Research organizations and consulting companies.
  • Research Institutes
  • Industry associations
  • Market research and consulting firm.

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as collaboration manufacturer and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Market, By Vehicle Type:
    • ICE
      • Passenger Cars
      • Light Commercial Vehicles
      • Heavy Commercial Vehicles
    • Electric Vehicle
      • BEV
      • HEV
      • PHEV
  • Market, By Material Type:
    • Metals
      • Magnesium/Titanium
      • Aluminium
      • HSS
    • Plastic
    • Rubber
      • EPDM
      • SBR
      • NR
    • Composites
      • GFRP
      • NFRP

§  CFRP

  • Market, By Application:
    • Body-in White
    • Powertrains and Closure
    • Chassis & Suspension
    • Others
  • Market, By Component:
    • Frame
    • Wheels
    • Engine & Exhaust
    • Doors
    • Hoods & Trunk lids
    • Bumpers & Fenders
  •  Market, by Region:
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • India 
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • Australia
      • Singapore
      • Malaysia
    • Europe & CIS
      • France
      • Germany
      • United Kingdom
      • Italy
      • Spain
    • North America
      • United States
      • Mexico
      • Canada
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Colombia
    • Middle East and Africa
      • South Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Qatar

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Automotive Lightweight Materials Market.

Available Customizations:

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Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).

Profit Margin Analysis

  • Profit margin analysis in case of direct and indirect sales channel.

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1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Executive Summary

4.    Voice of Customer

4.1.  Product Awareness

4.2.  Brand Awareness

4.3.  Product Pricing

4.4.  Challenges & Unmet Needs

5.    Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Overview 

6.    Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1.     By Value & Volume

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1.     By Vehicle Type (ICE and EV)

6.2.2.     By Material Type (Metals, Plastic, Rubber, Composites)

6.2.3.     By Application (Body-in White, Powertrains and Closure, Chassis & Suspension and Others)

6.2.4.     By Component (Frame, Wheels, Engine & Exhaust, Doors, Hoods & Trunk lids and Bumpers & Fenders)

6.2.5.     By Region

6.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

7.    Asia-Pacific Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

7.1.1.     By Value & Volume

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Vehicle Type

7.2.2.     By Component

7.2.3.     By Application

7.2.4.     By Country

7.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.  Asia-Pacific: Country Analysis

7.4.1.     China Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.1.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.1.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.1.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.1.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.1.2.2.             By Application

7.4.1.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.2.     India Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.2.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.2.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.2.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.2.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.2.2.2.             By Application

7.4.2.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.3.     Japan Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.3.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.3.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.3.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.3.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.3.2.2.             By Application

7.4.3.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.4.     South Korea Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.4.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.4.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.4.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.4.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.4.2.2.             By Application

7.4.4.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.5.     Australia Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.5.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.5.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.5.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.5.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.5.2.2.             By Application

7.4.5.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.6.     Singapore Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.6.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.6.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.6.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.6.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.6.2.2.             By Application

7.4.6.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

7.4.7.     Malaysia Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

7.4.7.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.4.7.1.1.             By Value & Volume

7.4.7.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.4.7.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

7.4.7.2.2.             By Application

7.4.7.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

8.    Europe & CIS Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

8.1.1.     By Value & Volume

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1.     By Vehicle Type

8.2.2.     By Component

8.2.3.     By Application

8.2.4.     By Country

8.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

8.4.  Europe: Country Analysis

8.4.1.     France Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

8.4.1.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.4.1.1.1.             By Value & Volume

8.4.1.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.4.1.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

8.4.1.2.2.             By Application

8.4.1.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

8.4.2.     Germany Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

8.4.2.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.4.2.1.1.             By Value & Volume

8.4.2.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.4.2.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

8.4.2.2.2.             By Application

8.4.2.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

8.4.3.     United Kingdom Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

8.4.3.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.4.3.1.1.             By Value & Volume

8.4.3.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.4.3.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

8.4.3.2.2.             By Application

8.4.3.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

8.4.4.     Italy Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

8.4.4.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.4.4.1.1.             By Value & Volume

8.4.4.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.4.4.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

8.4.4.2.2.             By Application

8.4.4.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

8.4.5.     Spain Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

8.4.5.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.4.5.1.1.             By Value & Volume

8.4.5.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.4.5.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

8.4.5.2.2.             By Application

8.4.5.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

9.    North America Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

9.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

9.1.1.     By Value & Volume

9.2.  Market Share & Forecast

9.2.1.     By Vehicle Type

9.2.2.     By Component

9.2.3.     By Application

9.2.4.     By Country

9.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

9.4.  North America: Country Analysis

9.4.1.     United States Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

9.4.1.1.         Market Size & Forecast

9.4.1.1.1.             By Value & Volume

9.4.1.2.         Market Share & Forecast

9.4.1.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

9.4.1.2.2.             By Application

9.4.1.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

9.4.2.     Mexico Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

9.4.2.1.         Market Size & Forecast

9.4.2.1.1.             By Value & Volume

9.4.2.2.         Market Share & Forecast

9.4.2.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

9.4.2.2.2.             By Application

9.4.2.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

9.4.3.     Canada Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

9.4.3.1.         Market Size & Forecast

9.4.3.1.1.             By Value & Volume

9.4.3.2.         Market Share & Forecast

9.4.3.2.1.             By Vehicle Type

9.4.3.2.2.             By Application

9.4.3.3.         Market Attractiveness Index

10.  South America Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

10.1.              Market Size & Forecast

10.1.1.  By Value & Volume

10.2.              Market Share & Forecast

10.2.1.  By Vehicle Type

10.2.2.  By Component

10.2.3.  By Application

10.2.4.  By Country

10.3.              Market Attractiveness Index

10.3.1.  Brazil Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

10.3.1.1.      Market Size & Forecast

10.3.1.1.1.           By Value & Volume

10.3.1.2.      Market Share & Forecast

10.3.1.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

10.3.1.2.2.           By Application

10.3.1.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

10.3.2.  Argentina Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

10.3.2.1.      Market Size & Forecast

10.3.2.1.1.           By Value & Volume

10.3.2.2.      Market Share & Forecast

10.3.2.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

10.3.2.2.2.           By Application

10.3.2.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

10.3.3.  Colombia Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

10.3.3.1.      Market Size & Forecast

10.3.3.1.1.           By Value & Volume

10.3.3.2.      Market Share & Forecast

10.3.3.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

10.3.3.2.2.           By Application

10.3.3.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

11.  Middle East and Africa Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

11.1.              Market Size & Forecast

11.1.1.  By Value & Volume

11.2.              Market Share & Forecast

11.2.1.  By Vehicle Type

11.2.2.  By Component

11.2.3.  By Application

11.2.4.  By Country

11.3.              Market Attractiveness Index

11.4.              MEA: Country Analysis

11.4.1.  South Africa Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

11.4.1.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.4.1.1.1.           By Value & Volume

11.4.1.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.4.1.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

11.4.1.2.2.           By Application

11.4.1.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

11.4.2.  Saudi Arabia Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

11.4.2.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.4.2.1.1.           By Value & Volume

11.4.2.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.4.2.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

11.4.2.2.2.           By Application

11.4.2.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

11.4.3.  UAE Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

11.4.3.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.4.3.1.1.           By Value & Volume

11.4.3.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.4.3.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

11.4.3.2.2.           By Application

11.4.3.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

11.4.4.  Qatar Automotive Lightweight Materials Market Outlook

11.4.4.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.4.4.1.1.           By Value & Volume

11.4.4.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.4.4.2.1.           By Vehicle Type

11.4.4.2.2.           By Application

11.4.4.3.      Market Attractiveness Index

12.  Supply Chain Analysis

13.  Market Dynamics

13.1.              Drivers

13.2.              Challenges

14.  Market Trends & Developments

15.  Policy & Regulatory Landscape

16.  Competitive Landscape

16.1.              Competition Outlook

16.2.              Company Profiles (Top 10 Companies)

17. Strategic Recommendation

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