Anti-Fingerprint Coating Market
By Coating Type (Hydrophobic Coating, Oleophobic Coating),
By Technology (Vacuum Deposition, Sol Gel, Others),
By End Use (Consumer Goods, [Smartphones, Televisions and Monitors, Laptops and Tablets, Wearables, Others], Building and Construction [Architectural Glass, Ceramic Sanitaryware], Automotive, Stainless Steel, Others),
By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East & Africa):
Global Analysis and Forecast 2018-2033
The global anti-fingerprint coating market is to be worth more than USD 1422.65 million by 2032.
The anti-fingerprint coating is commonly used to achieve anti-smudge properties. The high demand for smartphones is driving the demand for anti-fingerprint coating. These anti-fingerprint coating products improve screen visibility, even in bright indoor or outdoor lighting. Furthermore, there is an increasing demand for large ultra-HD screen televisions, which are widely used in developed countries and are gaining traction in developing countries, where anti-fingerprint coating material is widely used, which is expected to boost the coating market in the future. The anti-fingerprint coating on solar photovoltaic cells aids in light absorption in the cell. Because of their widespread use in a variety of applications, the anti-fingerprint coating market is expected to grow rapidly in the coming years. Furthermore, the growing number of end-user industries that require these coatings to improve the efficiency of their products has resulted in an increase in global demand for anti-fingerprint coating. Furthermore, technological advancements in emerging economies are expected to drive the growth of the market for these coatings.
Over a long period of time, the demand for anti-fingerprint coating has been gradually rising. The growing use of anti-fingerprint coatings in various end-use applications such as medical, automobile, consumer goods, aerospace, and building and construction has resulted in significant growth in the anti-fingerprint coating market. Architectural glass is a popular application for anti-fingerprint coating. Among all end-user industries, the stainless-steel industry has the second-largest market for anti-fingerprint coating. Furthermore, rising demand from the aerospace and medical industries is propelling the anti-fingerprint coating market forward.
The anti-fingerprint coating market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. In line with the analyzed region, the North American region will witness the highest market share, followed by Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa. In 2021, North America accounted for the highest proportion of the global market for anti-fingerprint coating due to its high demand in the construction industry, followed by the majority of industry players within the region.
Quick adoption of new technologies, and increasing demand for anti-fingerprint coating on several surfaces to ensure optimal operations, followed by increased overall lifespan, are among the primary factors supporting business opportunities. The major companies operating within the masterbatch market The major players operating the market are Americhem, Inc, Ampacet Corporation, Avient Corporation, BASF SE, Cabot Corporation, CONSTAB Polyolefin Additives GmbH, Gabriel-Chemie G.m.b.H, LyondellBasell Industries N.V, Plastika Kritis S.A., and Tosaf Compounds Ltd.