Global Metal & Metal Oxide Nanoparticles Market to Grow at 13% CAGR by 2026

The metal and metal oxide nanoparticles are likely to witness a surge in demand with increasing production of metal & metal oxide nanoparticles in the coming years. In addition, attributed to its versatile applications, metal & metal oxide nanoparticles is likely to witness relatively high adoption among medical device manufacturers and drug makers over the years. The global metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market is expected to witness a growth of 13.9% CAGR over the forecast period, 2016-2026.

Market Dynamics

Attributed to relatively high chemical, surface and physical properties, metal and metal oxide nanoparticles is expected witness a boost as effective bulk materials in terms of applications. Moreover, surge in strategic collaboration of end users with manufacturers is further expected to fuel the growth of the global metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market in the coming years. Additionally, surge in macroeconomic growth among industries that are the end users of the metal and metal oxide nanoparticles will rev up growth of the global metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market over the coming years. Furthermore, the metal and metal nanoparticles will witness relatively high demand in the defence sector, whereas metal oxide nanoparticles is likely to gain traction in the production of electronic products and consumer products. Such factors are likely to contribute towards growth of the metal & metal oxide nanoparticles market in the coming years.

In contrast, due to increasing toxicity of metal nanoparticles in the end use industries, the metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market is expected to witness significant growth in the span of next nine years. In addition, constant consolidation of customer base has led to intense pressure in terms of pricing, which is a major factor expected to pose challenges over the coming years.

Segmentation Analysis

As compared to the metal oxide nanoparticles, the metal nanoparticles is expected to witness a relatively high demand in the span of next nine years. In addition, the metal oxide nanoparticles is likely to witness a growth 10.4% CAGR, and is likely to account for over US$ 5 billion revenues over the coming years. Whereas, the metal nanoparticles market is likely to account for over ten times as compared to the expected value in the global metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market in the coming years.

Regional Analysis

North America among various regions is expected to account for over 30% share in the global metals nanoparticles market in the coming years. Europe will remain a leading region in the metal and metal oxide nanoparticles, which is expected to witness growth of over 10% CAGR over the coming years.

Vendor Insights

Nanostructured & Amorphous Materials Inc., Meliorum Technologies, Inc., SHOWA DENKO KK, Tekna Systemes Plasma Inc. and American Elements feature as the key manufacturers operating in the global metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market. Other leading players operating in the metal and metal oxide nanoparticles market globally include Nanoshel LLC, Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC, NanoComposix Inc. and Nanophase Technologies Corporation.

Nikhil Kaitwade

With over 8 years of experience in market research and consulting industry, Nikhil has worked on more than 250 research assignments pertaining to chemicals, materials and energy sector. He has worked directly with about 35 reputed companies as lead consultant for plant expansion, product positioning, capacity factor analysis, new market/segment exploration, export market opportunity evaluation and sourcing strategies.