Flexible Glass Market, By Type (Less than 0.1mm, 0.1-0.5mm, 0.5-1mm, 1-1.2mm), By End-Use Industry

Published Date: June 2019 | Report Code : MT2058820


The Global Flexible Glass Market is projected to reach USD XX billion by 2028, growing at a CAGR of XX during the forecast period. Increasing demand for consumer electronics along with new inventions in the display technology is expected to steer the flexible glass market during the forecast period.

Flexible Glass Market

Flexible Glass Market

Glass is a non-crystalline (amorphous) material, available as an oxide of silicon in naturally. Glasses are optically transparent and brittle in nature. The reflection coefficient of a high polished, ideal glass is 1. Flexible glass is an ultra-thin glass that has all the properties of conventional toughened glass. The main objective behind the use of flexible glass increases in strength and flexibility of the finished product which in turn increases the life of the products.

Flexible Glass Market

Flexible Glass Market

The consumer electronics industry is the principal end-user of flexible glass. Increased demand for flexible glass is owed to factors such as increasing demand for flexible glass in mobile screens, TV's, Laptops and tablets. The rise in demand for scratch-resistant, slim & durable glasses is also responsible for increasing demand for flexible glass. In Automotive industries, shockproof, abrasion-resistant flexible glass is used in windshields, side view mirrors, rearview mirrors & moon doors. Hence, flexible glass has found extensive use in the automotive industry. In the Healthcare industry, flexible glass is used in displays of various medical instruments as well as windows in ICUs, NICU, and hyperbaric chambers.

The North American region is the global leader in terms of his flexible glass market. US& China is the biggest consumers of flexible glass. The European & Asia Pacific region is also showing steady growth in this flexible glass market due to rising demand in electronics as well as automotive industries. India, in particular, is poised to become the global leader in the consumption of flexible glass by the end of the forecast period. The Middle East is still emerging with regard to the flexible glass market.    

Key Factors Impacting Growth of Flexible Glass Market:

  • Increasing demand in the automotive as well as the electronics industry.
  • Increasing applications of flexible glass across various residential and commercial sectors. 

Key Developments:

  1. On January 15, 2014, Corning Incorporated announced the acquisition of Samsung Corning Precision Materials, Co., Ltd. (SCP), formerly an unconsolidated equity venture with Samsung Display Co., Ltd., which manufactures LCD glass in Korea.
  2. On July 16, 2018, Schott AG a specialty glass and glass-ceramics company, has entered into an agreement to acquire Finnish glass micro bonding company PrimocelerOy, known for their cutting edge flexible glass & hermetic packaging technology

What Does This Report Provide?

This report provides a detailed understanding of the global flexible glass market from qualitative and quantitative perspectives during the forecast period. The report also provides dynamic indicators with a potential impact on the market during the forecast period and an in-depth analysis of the leading companies operating in the flexible glass market.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Less than 0.1mm
  • 0.1-0.5mm
  • 0.5-1mm
  • 1-1.2mm

By End-Use Industry:

  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Automotive
  • Healthcare
  • Others

By Region:

  • North America
    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
    • By Type
    • By End-Use Industry
  • Western Europe
    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
    • By Type
    • By End-Use Industry
  • Eastern Europe
    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
    • By Type
    • By End-Use Industry
  • Asia Pacific
    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
    • By Type
    • By End-Use Industry
  • Middle East
    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)
    • By Type
    • By End-Use Industry
  • Rest of the World
    • By Region (South America, Africa)
    • By Type
    • By End-Use Industry

Companies Covered: Major Companies profiled in the report which are key players in the global flexible glass market. Corning Inc., Nippon Electric Glass Co. Ltd., Asahi Glass Co. Ltd., Schott AG, Abrisa Technologies, Tokyo Electron, Dupont Display, Universal Display Corporation, Materion Corporation, Kent Displays, Inc., LG Display Co. Ltd., Sony Corporation and LiSEC Group...

Years Considered In The Study

Historic Year

2016, 2017

Base Year


Forecast Period


CAGR % (2019-2028)


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  • Market size estimation of the global flexible glass market on a regional and global basis.
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  • Profiling of major companies operating in the market with key developments.
  • Broad scope to cover all the possible segments helping every stakeholder in the flexible glass


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