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IDTechEx report on conductive inks and paste predicts demand increase

The new IDTechEx Research report provides the most comprehensive and authoritative view of the conductive inks and paste market.

23rd March 2016

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Boston

Clothing/​Footwear, Medical/Hygiene

According to IDTechEx Research forecasts, the conductive inks and paste business will generate a demand of 2200 tonnes by 2026.

“This business has come alive again and is now a business where literally everything is changing. The traditional markets are experiencing upheaval in terms of requirements and product leadership, whilst various emerging markets are opening up new frontiers,” says the company.

Comprehensive report

The new IDTechEx Research report called Conductive Inks 2016-2026: Forecasts, Technologies, Players provides the most comprehensive and authoritative view of the conductive inks and paste market, giving detailed ten-year market forecasts segmented by application and material/ink type, the company reports.

“The market forecasts are given in tonnage and value at the ink level. We clearly outline and justify the assumptions, rational, trends and actual data points underpinning all our forecasts,” says the company. “The report also includes critical reviews of all the competing conductive inks and paste technologies including firing-types pastes, PTFs, silver nanoparticles, stretchable inks, IME inks, copper, and more.”

Conductive Inks 2016-2026: Forecasts, Technologies, Players provides a detailed analysis of at least 17 existing and emerging application sectors including silicon solar cells, UF/UHF RFID tags, touch screen edge electrodes, automotive, in-mould electronics, e-textiles, 3D antennas, 3D printed electronics, desktop PCB printers, ITO replacement, OLED lighting and others.

Years of research

This report is based upon years of research. IDTechEx Research analysts have many years of hands-on prior experience and were at the forefront of the conductive inks/paste business, playing an important role in creating a multi-billion dollar industry.

IDTechEx Research maintains an extremely comprehensive database of over 1200 companies across the entire wearables ecosystem. By constantly updating and growing this resource, it allows IDTechEx Research analysts to observe trends and identify opportunities for growth in this highly competitive field.

In the past five years alone, IDTechEx Research team has interviewed and profiled more than 50 users and producers of various types of conductive inks and pastes.

For more information, you can find the report here

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