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    Trichlorosilane Market Growth Analysis

    Trichlorosilane Market Growth Analysis
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    Market Insights

    The Trichlorosilane Market is expected to grow from USD 5.05 billion in 2022 to USD 9.11 billion by 2028 at a CAGR of 10.26% during the forecast period.

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    What is Trichlorosilane?

    Trichlorosilane, or TCS, is a colorless, volatile inorganic compound. It is majorly used as a starting material for organosilicon compounds, such as octadecyl (OTS), perfluorooctyl (PFOTCS), and perfluorooctyl (FDTS) trichlorosilane, which are further used for coating processes in nanotechnology and surface science.

    Market Dynamics

    The thriving semiconductor and electronics industries around the world are driving the recovery and growth of the trichlorosilane market. The growing demand for trichlorosilane in polysilicon manufacturing is driven by the growth of solar energy and the semiconductor industry. Additionally, massive investments are being made globally in the semiconductor and solar PV manufacturing industries.

    Covid-19 Impact

    The trichlorosilane market experienced negative growth following the outbreak of the pandemic. Supply chain disruptions, cash flow constraints, and the temporary shutdown of production facilities were among the challenges that the industry stakeholders faced. All of these factors reduced the demand for trichlorosilane in end-use industries. However, as the COVID concerns faded away in 2021, the market began to recover.

    Trichlorosilane Market Features

    Market Growth (2023-2028)

    10.26% CAGR

    Base Year of Study

    2022

    Trend Period

    2017-2021

    Forecast Period

    2023-2028 

    Segments Covered

    By Production Process (hydrochlorination and direct chlorination),

    By Application Type (silane coupling agent, polycrystalline silicon, and others),

    Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World)

    Top Companies in 2022

    • Wacker Chemie AG
    • Dow Corning Corporation
    • Qianjiang Tianxiang Chemical Co. Ltd.
    • Wynca Group
    • Evonik Industries AG

    Dominant Region

    North America is estimated to be the largest region in the trichlorosilane market in the coming years. 

    Segments Analysis

    This report studies the market covering a period of 12 years of trend and forecast. The report provides detailed insights into the market dynamics to enable informed business decision-making and growth strategy formulation based on the opportunities present in the market.

    The market is segmented into the following categories-

    By Production Process Type

    • Hydrochlorination 
    • Direct Chlorination 

    By Application Type

    • Silane Coupling Agent 
    • Polycrystalline Silicon 
    • Others 

    By Region

    • North America 
    • Europe 
    • Asia-Pacific 
    • Rest of the World 

    By Production Process Type

    The market is segmented into hydrochlorination and direct chlorination. Hydrochlorination is likely to remain the dominant production process type in the foreseen future. Producing trichlorosilane through the hydrochlorination process saves almost 70% of the energy as compared to the direct chlorination process as the hydrochlorination process integrates two chemical process steps in one reactor. In addition, metallurgical grade silicon with higher product yield is used in the hydrochlorination-based polysilicon process, which saves money and makes the process more energy efficient.

    By Application Type

    The market is segmented as silane coupling agents, polycrystalline silicon, and others. Among these application types, silane coupling agents are likely to be the biggest demand generator for the trichlorosilane market during the forecast period. As silane coupling agents carry the ability to impart improved adhesion, water resistance, and alkali resistance to the substrate, their demand in surface treatment & modification applications is rising.

    Regional Analysis

    North America is estimated to be the largest region in the trichlorosilane market in the coming years. Trichlorosilane is used in the production of photovoltaic modules for solar cells, and solar manufacturers in the region are working to improve the efficiency of photovoltaic panels made of solar cells. Also, the growing demand for solar equipment, paired with the installation of solar photovoltaic systems on mini-grids to distribute electricity to residential areas, is expected to drive regional market growth during the forecast period.

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    Key Players

    Most companies are deploying various strategies regarding product development & differentiation, pricing, branding, technology, and customized products to gain competitive advantage. The following are some of the key players in the market:

    • Wacker Chemie AG
    • Dow Corning Corporation
    • Qianjiang Tianxiang Chemical Co. Ltd.
    • Wynca Group
    • Evonik Industries AG

    Research Methodology

    This strategic assessment report, from Stratview Research, provides a comprehensive analysis that reflects today’s trichlorosilane market realities and future market possibilities for the forecast period of 2023 to 2028. The report segments and analyzes the market in the most detailed manner in order to provide a panoramic view of the market. The vital data/information provided in the report can play a crucial role for the market participants as well as investors in the identification of the low-hanging fruits available in the market as well as to formulate the growth strategies to expedite their growth process.

    This report offers high-quality insights and is the outcome of a detailed research methodology comprising extensive secondary research, rigorous primary interviews with industry stakeholders, and validation and triangulation with Stratview Research’s internal database and statistical tools. More than 1,000 authenticated secondary sources, such as company annual reports, fact books, press releases, journals, investor presentations, white papers, patents, and articles, have been leveraged to gather the data. We conducted more than 15 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all four regions and industry experts to obtain both qualitative and quantitative insights.

    Report Features

    This report provides market intelligence in the most comprehensive way. The report structure has been kept such that it offers maximum business value. It provides critical insights into the market dynamics and will enable strategic decision-making for the existing market players as well as those willing to enter the market.

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    Key questions this report answers

    Relevant contents in the report

    How big is the sales opportunity?

    In-depth Analysis of the Trichlorosilane Market

    How lucrative is the future?

    Market forecast and trend data and emerging trends

    Which regions offer the best sales opportunities?

    Global, regional, and country-level historical data and forecasts

    Which are the most attractive market segments?

    Market segment analysis and Forecast

    Which are the top players and their market positioning?

    Competitive landscape analysis, Market share analysis

    How complex is the business environment?

    Porter’s five forces analysis, PEST analysis, Life cycle analysis

    What are the factors affecting the market?

    Drivers & challenges

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    The Trichlorosilane Market is estimated to grow at a healthy CAGR of 10.26% over the next five years.

    The Trichlorosilane Market is likely to reach USD 9.11 billion in 2028.

    Wacker Chemie AG, Dow Corning Corporation, Qianjiang Tianxiang Chemical Co. Ltd., Wynca Group, Evonik Industries AG, Linde plc, OCI Company Ltd., SIAD Group, Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation, and Tokuyama Chemicals (Zhejiang) Co., Ltd. are some of the key players in the market.

    North America is estimated to be dominant in the trichlorosilane market in the coming years. Trichlorosilane is used in the production of photovoltaic modules for solar cells, and solar manufacturers in the region are working to improve the efficiency of photovoltaic panels made of solar cells, which is driving the regions market growth.

    Silane coupling agents are likely to maintain their dominance in the market in the next five years. As silane coupling agents carry the ability to impart improved adhesion, water resistance, and alkali resistance to the substrate, their demand in surface treatment & modification applications is rising.

    Trichlorosilane, or TCS, is a colorless, volatile inorganic compound. It is majorly used as a starting material for organosilicon compounds, such as octadecyl (OTS), perfluorooctyl (PFOTCS), and perfluorooctyl (FDTS) trichlorosilane, which are further used for coating processes in nanotechnology and surface science.

    The semiconductor and electronics industries around the world are expected to drive the growth of the market in the coming five years.

    The market is studied from 2017 - 2028.

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