Copper Foil Market In-Depth Analysis with Booming Trends Supporting Growth and Forecast 2022-2030

A new study by ESOMAR-certified market research firm Future Market Insights (FMI) reveals that global copper foil sales will grow at 7.4% CAGR through 2030. Growing application in e-mobility will be one of the key factors driving the growth of copper foils globally.

Despite the fact that all of the disruptions had been resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the copper foil market managed to generate sales from international income of over US$ 6.7 Billion. The developing customer electronics enterprise is majorly accountable for the general revenue generated by the marketplace. The Asia-Pacific is persevering with its dominance over the copper foil market and holds the important part of the cost generated by using it. All leading producers of copper foils have focused their attention on innovations to live in the worldwide aggressive panorama.

Significance Of The Copper Foil market in the purchaser Electronics industry

For the subsequent decade and extra, the utility of copper foils can be vital within the PCB (printed circuit forums) industry. The electrodeposited copper foils are extremely good substrates due to their low rate of floor oxygen and therefore those are significantly used as a base layer for PCBs. Those digital grade copper foils are extensively utilized in contemporary calculators, clever televisions, car electronics, and QA equipment.

Other key highlights of FMI’s study include,

Application of copper foils in batteries to rise rapidly through 2030

Accelerated shift towards e-mobility to offer potential opportunities of growth in near future

North America and Europe to reflect significant investment prospects, given flourishing EV market

Recent studies on electromobility (e-mobility) reveal that copper is poised to play instrumental role in three key domains – charging infrastructure, energy storage, and production of electric vehicles (EV).

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Electrification is considered as the most feasible way to achieve efficient and clean transportation that is critical to sustainable development worldwide. In the near future, EVs including, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), and pure battery electric vehicles (BEVs) are expected to lead the clean vehicle industry in coming years.

EVs contains copper nearly four times compared to that in fossil-fueled models, majorly utilized in lithium-ion batteries (LIB), rotors, and wiring. In addition, the International Energy Agency (IEA) estimates that LIBs are slated to predominate the EV market over following decade.

As such trends sweep across the business landscape, manufacturers of copper foils are moving aggressively and creating comprehensive strategies to maximize their odds of capturing value at stake.

“Batteries hold immense potential to significantly decarbonize transport and power systems. Deployment of EVs is seeing greater pace in several countries, especially in the US, China, and European countries. Recent data suggest that worldwide sales of EVs is expected to touch 6.2 million units by 2024 – nearly thrice greater than the volume sales in 2019,” says analyst at FMI.

Copper Foil Sales Stay Afloat as EV Industry Defies COVID-19 Threat

From European manufacturers – BMW and Renault – to their Asian counterparts –Toyota and Hyundai – as well as US companies including, General Motors, have registered and are anticipating staggering sales and interest in EVs and relevant ‘new energy’ automobiles amidst the COVID-19 crisis.

In addition, FMI finds that about 2/3 of vehicles worldwide are poised to be electric by 2040. EVs are weathering the COVID19 storm better versus conventional internal combustion (IC) engine vehicles. Consequently, LIB demand stands to benefit, and copper foils – as key component part of these batteries – will remain high in demand in coming years.

What Are The Reasons For The Growth Of The Copper Foil Market?

With the exponential growth of the consumer electronics industries all around the world, the demand for copper foils has seen an equal rise in demand. According to various market research, the consumer electronics industry has already reached a trillion-dollar value in 2019, and now it has been impacting the copper foils market significantly.

We all agree that consumer electronics have become an essential part of our daily lives, especially in this fast-evolving world. The onset of the latest innovations such as AI chips and 3D sensors have contributed a lot towards integrated augmented reality (AR) technologies. Now you can find such integrated experiences through your smartphone, smart TV, or smart wearable devices. Given the fast-paced lifestyle that everyone is living today, the need for comfort, and ease have been the top priorities among the consumers. And all these smart devices give the consumers what they wish for.

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Hence, copper foils have become an indisputable resource in the success of this industry. Every trend developing in the industry is backed up by the copper foil market for over a decade now. And for the coming years too, the copper foil market is going to be an important element.

Copper Foil Market – Competitive Intelligence

The global copper foil is fairly competitive, with presence of several regional and international players striving to achieve economies of scale. As the market is set for supply headwinds due to notable rise on-road EVs in coming years, market players are honing in on capacity expansions and strategic acquisitions and investments.

KCF Technologies (KCFT) has started off large-scale production of 4-micrometer (μm) copper foils for EV batteries.

SK Holdings Co. is looking to allocate additional investments in Lingbao Wason Copper Foil Co. – leading Chinese copper foil manufacturer – in order to ensure security in primary materials required for rechargeable batteries.

In addition, the company has acquired 100% shares of KCF Technologies Co., which is the global leading producer of copper foil for LIBs, in a bid to diversify its product portfolio.

To Know More About Copper Foil Market:

A new market research report published by Future Market Insights (FMI) on the global copper foil market report offers comprehensive insights into the market demand trends and analysis of opportunities over the forecast period, 2020-2030. The report examines the copper foil market through four different segments – grade, application, thickness and region. The copper foil market report also provides extensive assessment of pricing by different key market dynamics, life cycle analysis, and technologies that are being deployed in the manufacturing of copper foils and product adoption across several end-use industries

Copper Foil Market: Segmentation

By Grade

  • ETP
  • DHP

By Application

  • Printed Circuit Boards
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Batteries
  • Busbars & Switchgears
  • Radiators
  • Electrical Equipment (Transformers, and Cables)
  • Others

By Thickness

  • 0.01 to 0.1 mm
  • 0.1 to 1mm
  • 1mm to 3mm
  • 3mm to 12mm
  • 12mm to 25 mm
  • 25 mm to 60 mm

By Region

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • South Asia & Pacific
  • East Asia
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)