Optical Coatings Market to Reach Valuation of USD 20.0 Billion by 2028 – Growing Use in Electronics & Semiconductor Industry Drives the Market

Vantage Market Research

Nov 22, 2022

In terms of revenue, the Global Optical Coatings Market is expected to reach USD 20.0 Billion by 2028, growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.8% from 2022 to 2028.

Increasing demand for thin filmOptical Coatings in semiconductor, solar, scientific, and military equipment drives the growth of the Optical Coatings market.

There has been exponential growth in the Optical Coatings market with rising demand for automotive and telecommunications, another factor driving the global Optical Coatings market.

The latest technological advancements in optical deposition techniques and fabrication and the increasing demand for efficient optical devices in end-use applications are anticipated to propel this market in the next few years.

Key Highlights from Report:

· Among Product Types, the anti-reflective coatings market segment is anticipated to dominate the Optical Coatings market with the largest market share in the coming years. The growing demand for anti-reflective coatings in the construction of automotive displays, GPS navigation systems, solar panels, and windows is driving this market segment.

· By Application, the electronics and semiconductor market segment accounted for the maximum CAGR during the forecast period. This is due to the need for highly resistant and high dielectric strength coating layers in photovoltaic cells, ICs, electronic assemblies, and other optoelectronic devices.

· In terms of region, North America held the most significant market share and is projected to be the most gainful market in the forecast period. The growth in demand for Optical Coatings from various sectors such as solar and construction and building and defense are among the key factors that propel the need for the North America Optical Coatings market.

Market Dynamics:

Optical Coatings are increasingly being utilized in several applications, including solar panels, consumer electronics, architecture, automotive, medical, telecommunication, and military & defense. The global Optical Coatings market growth can be attributable to significant factors such as the augmented usage of thin-film Optical Coatings in semiconductor technologies, solar energy, scientific equipment, and military equipment. Also, the growing use of handheld consoles and the increased demand for portable consumer electronics are estimated to drive the market's growth during the forecast period.

Many industrial companies’ R&D efforts to develop their coating procedures and materials to create high-performance optical coats will fuel the Optical Coatings industry. Significantly, the rapid expansion of the solar PV market, driven by the rising focus on producing clean energy, and mounting demand for consumer electronics, will likely influence the overall market. In addition, an increase in the semiconductor industry and technological advancement are projected to fuel the market’s growth.

However, the rising environmental concerns because of increasing electronic waste like smartphones, mobile phones, laptops, desktops, and other optically coated devices will likely hinder the market growth.

North America Optical Coatings market is expected to witness a noteworthy development with a significant growth rate over the analysis period. This surge is because of the strong presence of industries such as microelectronics, instrumentation, biotechnology, software development & advancements in the medical devices segment leading to augmented demand for Optical Coatings. Moreover, the region’s market growth can be attributable to the increase in the solar industry in the United States and the focus on developing domestic industries. Furthermore, the increased patient population because of the COVID-19 outbreak at the community level fuels the demand for medical components, thus increasing the Optical Coatings demand. This will further augment the market growth in this region. Also, the United States is a significant contributor to this regional market due to the U.S. defense budget creating a powerful growth potential for reflective coating products in the aerospace & defense sector.

The Global Optical Coatings Market is Segmented as follows:

  • Product Type
    • Anti-Reflective Coatings
    • Filter Coatings
    • Beam-splitter Coatings
    • High-Reflective Coatings
    • Transparent Conductive Coatings
    • Electrochromic Coatings
    • Other Product Types
  • Technology
    • Sputtering Process
    • E-Beam Evaporation
    • Ion-Assisted Deposition
    • Vacuum Deposition
    • Other Technologies
  • Application
    • Electronics & Semiconductor
    • Aerospace & Defense
    • Telecommunications
    • Automotive & Transportation
    • Solar Power
    • Construction & Infrastructure
    • Healthcare
    • Other Applications
  • Region
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa

List of the Key Players of the Global Optical Coatings Market is:

JENOPTIK (Germany), SCHOTT (Germany), Gelest Inc. (US), Optimax Systems Inc. (US), Materion Corporation (US), DuPont (US), Nippon Electric Glass Co. Ltd. (Japan), PPG Industries Inc. (US), Inrad Optics (US), VIAVI Solutions Inc. (US)

The Global Optical Coatings Market Scope can be Tabulated as below:

Parameter Details
Market Size Provided for Years 2016-2028
Base Year 2021
Historic Years 2016-2020
Forecast Years 2022-2028
Segments Covered
  • Product Type
    • Anti-Reflective Coatings
    • Filter Coatings
    • Beam-splitter Coatings
    • High-Reflective Coatings
    • Transparent Conductive Coatings
    • Electrochromic Coatings
    • Other Product Types
  • Technology
    • Sputtering Process
    • E-Beam Evaporation
    • Ion-Assisted Deposition
    • Vacuum Deposition
    • Other Technologies
  • Application
    • Electronics & Semiconductor
    • Aerospace & Defense
    • Telecommunications
    • Automotive & Transportation
    • Solar Power
    • Construction & Infrastructure
    • Healthcare
    • Other Applications
  • Region
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa
Regions & Counties Covered
  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexic
  • Eurpe
    • U.K
    • France
    • Germany
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest Of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Suth Korea
    • South East Asia
    • Rest Of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Rest Of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC Cuntries
    • South Africa
    • Rest Of Middle East & Africa
Companies Covered
Report Coverage Market growth drivers, restraints, opportunities, Porter’s five forces analysis, PEST analysis, value chain analysis, regulatory landscape, technology landscape, patent analysis, market attractiveness analysis by segments and North America, company market share analysis, and COVID-19 impact analysis