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Global Wood Plastic Composites Market 2017-2021 - Research and Markets

Monday, Mar 27, 2017

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Wood Plastic Composites Market 2017-2021" report to their offering.The analysts forecast the global wood plastic composites market to grow at a CAGR of 11.37% during the period 2017-2021.

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global wood plastic composites market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

According to the report, one driver in market is compliance pressure driving WPCs market. The high-cost factor associated with WPCs is the least of worries when the environmental footprint is a primary concern. The pressure to comply with carbon dioxide emissions and fuel economy targets are compelling researchers across the globe to look at composites in every aspect, right from the raw material to finished product. The European Union and the end-of-life vehicle directive mandate that 85% by weight of the material used in cars and light trucks built for 2015 model year and beyond to be recyclable or reusable. In addition, in the cradle-to-cradle scenario for WPCs, the materials after each lifecycle are cascaded and reused.

Key vendors

- Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies (AERT)

- CPG International

- Fiberon

- Trex Company

- Universal Forest Products

Other prominent vendors

- Envisiontec

- ExOne


- Shaanxi Hengtong Intelligent Machine

- Ultimaker

Market drivers

- Superior properties of WPC compared with conventional wood.

- For a full, detailed list, view the full report

Market challenges

- Limited material scope for 3D printing process.

- For a full, detailed list, view the full report

Market trends

- Current leading technologies in WPCs market: Advantages and disadvantages.

- For a full, detailed list, view the full report


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