Recently released market study: Glass Market in India 2012

New Manufacturing research report from Netscribes is now available from Fast Market Research
By: Fast Market Research, Inc.
Oct. 11, 2012 - PRLog -- The glass market in India has been growing at a steady pace due to the huge demand it generates from the beverage sector and real estate sector which uses container glass and flat glass respectively.

The report begins with the introduction section which offers a brief insight of the glass industry that has been categorized into float, container and other. The float glass finds primary usage in real estate and automobile sectors while container glass is directed to the beverage, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry. The other glass segment mainly includes glass used in optical and lens industry and in manufacture of cutlery, electrical insulation and various other sectors.

The market overview section focuses on the total glass market of India and percentage segmentation in container, flat and other glass. Then the market size of the container glass along with the forecasted growth is given. The per capita consumption and growth in production over the years is also depicted. Installation base and demand for container glass is explained. Major types of container glass are identified. The concept of green potential is then focused upon.

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The report then focuses on the flat glass market size in value terms along with the forecasted growth. The section also discusses the flat glass production with forecasted growth. The section further provides the sectoral snapshot providing percentage breakup of production of the major types of flat glass with average production cost breakup. The report is then followed by flat glass sectoral snapshot with respect to demand that the sector majorly faces from construction and automotive sectors. It also elaborates the forecasted per capita consumption of flat glass along with a country wise comparative study of per capita consumption of flat glass. Major types of flat glass along with its uses are also listed. The report identifies the major types of flat glass which will be in high demand in future. It further elaborates the factors that are affecting the architectural flat glass market.

Thereafter the report provides an elaborate section on the export-import overview of the overall glass market along with a detailed segmental breakup of the major types of container and flat glass. Also, the distribution channel for container and flat glass has been added.

In the next section drivers and challenges has been highlighted. The factors that are propelling the glass sector include the growth in real estate sector, increasing use of glass in automotive sector, its use in packaging industry, growing preference for processed value added glass, increase in solar energy sector where glass is used in huge quantities, the qualitative aspect of glass that makes glass a more hygienic and eco-friendly packaging material and the relative cost advantage that India has in production of glass. The challenges that the sector is facing include competition from Chinese imports, rise in price of soda ash, various other alternative packaging materials that are creeping in and the reusable nature of glass which in turn is affecting the demand for newly manufactured glass.

The report also covers the trends prevailing currently in the glass industry, which includes demand for value-added products, decorative glasses with digital print technology, and investment and capacity expansion by the various glass manufacturing companies in India. Major technology trends have been described.

The competition section highlights the major players in the industry. It includes elaborate profile of the major players in the market along with their financial analysis. Porters Five Forces Analysis has been incorporated for a brief but effective understanding of the market scenario. The strategic recommendations section focuses on some effective strategic decisions which can be taken up by companies to increase their market shares.

Partial Table of Contents:

Slide 1: Executive Summary

Slide 2: Types of glass

Market overview
Slide 3: Indian Glass Market - Overview, Size, & Growth (Value Wise: 2010-16e),
Market Segmentation
Slide 4: Container Glass Market - Overview, Size, & Growth (Value Wise: 2010-16e)
Slide 5: Container Glass - Sectoral demand for container glass
Slide 6: Container glass industries installation base and regional demand
Slide 7: Major types of container glass with production and application wise demand
Slide 8-9: Green potential of glass
Slide 10: Market Overview: Flat Glass - Market Size (Value Wise: 2010-2016e); Growth in
production (2010-2016e); Flat Glass: Domestic Sales (2008-09-2011-12)
Slide 11: Flat Glass: Major Segmentation - Break up of flat glass market; Average cost of
production: Break up
Slide 12-13: Types of flat glass
Slide 14: Flat Glass: Sectoral Demand- Major sectoral demand- Flat glass; Per capita
consumption (2010-2016e); Per capita consumption- Comparison
Slide 15: Major types of glass used in real estate; Renovation budget for glass; Break up of houses
Slide 16: Factors affecting the demand of architectural glass
Slide 17-18: Laminated glass: Market Share, Market Size (Value Wise: 2011-2015e),
laminated glass usage
Slide 19: Solar Glass: Market Size (mn sq metres: 2010-2016e)

Export & Import
Slide 20: EXIM snapshot (Value Wise: 2008-2011) (Container glass)
Slide 21: EXIM flat glass segmentation by product (Value Wise: 2008-2011) (flat glass)
Slide 22: EXIM snapshot (Value Wise: 2008-2011) (flat glass)
Slide 23: EXIM flat glass segmentation by product (Value Wise: 2008-2011) (flat glass)

Distribution Channel
Slide 24: Distribution channel from business to business (B to B) (Container glass)
Slide 25: Distribution channel from business to business (B to B) (Flat glass)

Drivers & Challenges
Slide 26: Summary
Slide 27- 42: Drivers
Slide 43-46: Challenges

Slide 47: Summary
Slide 48-50: Key technological trends
Slide 51: Summary
Slide 52-54: Key trends

Slide 55: Market Competition - Porter's Five Forces Analysis
Slide 56: Market Competition- Average Price List: Trend (Jun'06 to Jun'12)
Slide 57- 98: Major Public Players
* Asahi India Glass Limited

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