Nanotechnologies to Transform Sports Textile Market
This 78 page report presents detailed quantitative and qualitative analysis of the current and emerging applications of nanotechnologies in the sport textile industry. It offers in depth analysis of prices and trends, applications and production methods with full market growth forecasts by sector for 2006-12.
This report details both the performance improvements that nanotechnologies will enable as well as providing market sizes for both nano-enabled textile products and the nanomaterials that will be used from 2006-2012.
The report separates the hype from the reality and answers key questions such as:
-- What sectors will be most impacted by nanotechnologies and why?
-- Which nanotechnologies affect which textile properties and why?
-- Which application areas are forecast to experience the highest growth?
-- Where will the applications of nanotechnologies impact both cost and performance?
-- Who is already making use of nanotechnologies in the textile industry, and in which markets?
Who should read this report and why? - Textile manufacturers across the entire value chain from thread to finished goods - Producers of technical and medical textiles - Sportswear and performance textile producers - Suppliers of materials and equipment to the textile industry - Textile and fashion designers - Investors in the textile and nanotechnology sectors - Government officials responsible for the textile sector EXECUTIVE SUMMARY INTRODUCTION Objectives of the Report World Textiles and Clothing Macro and Micro Value Chain of Textiles Industry Why Textiles Go Nano Nanotechnology in Textiles Nanotechnology in Some Textile-related Categories Nanotechnology Hype CURRENT APPLICATIONS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN TEXTILE PRODUCTION Nanotechnology in Fibres and Yarns Nanotechnology in Fabrics Nanotechnology in Textile Finishing - Dyeing and Coating Electronic Textiles NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN SPORTS/OUTDOOR TEXTILES Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Sports/Outdoor Textiles Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles Products and Markets Costs and Benefits Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles Drivers and Barriers Market Forecast Roadmap The Major Providers of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
APPENDIX I: NANOTECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS MATRIX
APPENDIX II: NANOTECHNOLOGY PROVIDERS IN THE TEXTILE SECTOR
APPENDIX III: OTHER RELATED COMPANIES AND INSTITUTES
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