Global Sapphire Technology Market, By Technology (Production Method, Sapphire Substrate Process, Gro

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Increasing demand for highly efficient technology is expected to drive the growth of sapphire technology market during the forecast period. This has resulted some of the key developments by companies operating in the market to consolidate their market positions and look for further niche opportunities.

Sapphires are a gemstone that is a specific type of aluminum oxide. They can be found excessively in the blue color form, while other colors such as green or orange are found rarely. There are also sapphires that are multicolored. They can be used for ornamental as well as non-ornamental applications.

Sapphires have unique and exceptional properties, that make it possible for utilization in varied applications. They are also cost-effective, highly reliable, and efficient, thus they are used in a variety of electronic applications. Some of the main uses of sapphire technology are in thin electronic wafers, optical and infrared parts, movement bearings and crystals in wristwatches, and insulating substrates.

Segment Analysis:

On the basis of the technology, the market is segmented as Production Method, Sapphire Substrate Process, and Growth Methods. The production method segment is sub-segmented into liquid phase and thermal exfoliation, chemical vapor deposition, hybrid vapor phase epitaxy, and others, while the sapphire substrate process is subdivided into lapping, CMP, slicing, and polishing, whereas the growth methods are segmented into Czocharlski crystal pulling method, edge defined film fed growth method, Kyropoulos method, heat exchanger method, and others.

Based on the wafer size, the segmentation is 12 inches, 24 inches, 36 inches, and others.

By the applications, the market is bifurcated into consumer electronics, aerospace & defense, ICT, power sector and others. There is an increasing demand for sapphire technology in consumer electronics, as it is a very cost-efficient and reliable technology.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Increasing demand for highly efficient technology

  • Growing demand from end-users industries

Regional Analysis:

By region, the sapphire technology market is estimated to be dominated by North America, Western Europe, and Asia Pacific during the forecast period. With technological advancements and cluster of global companies operating in these regions, these regions hold key to the growth and development of sapphire technology market during the forecast period. Most of the leading companies have operations in these regions to cater the potential end users in the respective region. The North America sapphire technology market is further segmented by US, Canada, and Mexico, whereas Germany, UK, France, Italy are estimated to be some of the major markets in Western Europe.

Asia Pacific region is segmented by China, Japan, South Korea, India and Australia. Middle East and Eastern Europe are estimated to be potential markets with growing demand during the forecast period. Major countries in these regions include Russia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Israel, and others.

Companies Covered: Rubicon Technology, Monocrystal Inc., Namiki Precision Jewel Co. Ltd., Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Monocrystal Inc., Sapphire Technology Co., Ltd., Tera Xtal Technology Corporation, ACME Electronics Corporation, Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. and Kyocera Corporation.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Production Method

    • Liquid Phase & Thermal Exfoliation

    • Chemical Vapor Deposition

    • Hybrid Vapor Phase Epitaxy

    • Others

  • Sapphire Substrate Process

    • Lapping

    • CMP

    • Slicing

    • Polishing

  • Growth Methods

    • Czocharlski Crystal Pulling Method

    • Edge Defined Film Fed Growth Method

    • Kyropoulos Method

    • Heat Exchanger Method

    • Others

By Technology:

  • 12 inches

  • 24 inches

  • 36 inches

  • Others

By Application:

  • Consumer Electronics

  • Aerospace & Defense

  • ICT

  • Power Sector

  • Others

By Region:

  • North America

    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)

    • By Type

    • By Technology

    • By End Users

  • Western Europe

    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)

    • By Type

    • By Technology

    • By End Users

  • Eastern Europe

    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)

    • By Type

    • By Technology

    • By End Users

  • Asia Pacific

    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)

    • By Type

    • By Technology

    • By End Users

  • Middle East

    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)

    • By Type

    • By Technology

    • By End Users

  • Rest of the World

    • By Region (South America, Africa)

    • By Type

    • By Technology

    • By End Users

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