Automotive Glass Market by Type (Tempered, Laminated), by Vehicle Type (HCV, LCV), by Technology by (Passive Glass, Active Smart glass), Application (Windshield, Sunroof) by Region (Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, Middle East ,Africa & South America) – Global Forecast From 2019 To 2024

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Automotive Glass Market: Summary

The Global automotive glass Market is estimated to reach USD 22.4 Billion in 2024 at a CAGR of 6.05%. Increasing use of sunroof glass in luxury vehicles, rising in demand in size of windshield and side windows, and growing in technological advancement for enhanced safety are expected to drive the automotive glass Market. However, polycarbonate glazing used as an alternative act as a restrain to the market during the forecast period. Increasing adoption of smart glass and growing in demand for retrofitting is identified as an opportunity for automotive glass Market.

Automotive glass is mainly used for providing undistorted and clear view of the road and the surrounding. It is a transparent screen that protects vehicle passengers from temperature changes, safety and for better aerodynamics. Some key players in automotive glass Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA, AGC Inc, Fuyao Glass, SMRPBV, Webasto Group, Gentex Corporation, Magna International Inc., Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd. and Corning Incorporated among other.

Automotive Glass Market


Automotive Glass Market: Report Synopsis

This market research report offers a comprehensive analysis of key market trends in the global automotive glass market. It includes detailed discussion on historical market trends, current market dynamics, consumer landscape, growth opportunities and challenges backed by factful feedbacks. On the basis of type, the market is segmented into tempered glass, laminated glass, annealed glass and others. By vehicle type the automotive glass market is segmented into heavy commercial vehicles, light commercial vehicles and passengers vehicles. By technology the automotive glass market is segmented into passive glass and active smart glass. By application the market is segmented into windshield, sunroof, dimmable mirror and others.

Automotive Glass Market: Report Scope

The report on the automotive glass market covers a deep dive analysis of historic, recent and current market trends. Furthermore, market share/ranking analysis of key players, market dynamics, competition landscape, country wise analysis for each region covered and the entire supply chain dynamics are covered through the below segmentation.

Report Features


Historical/Estimated/Forecasted Market Size Years


Base Year for Market Calculation


Forecasted Period

2019-2024 (2019 estimated year, forecasted up to 2024)

Measured Units

Value (USD Million) Volume(Units)

Segments Included

Type, Vehicle Type,Technology, Application

Regional Coverage

Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, Middle East & Africa, South America

Companies Covered

  • Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA (Company Description, Company Overview, Product Synopsis, Key Developments, SWOT Analysis)
  • AGC Inc
  • Fuyao Glass
  • Webasto Group
  • Gentex Corporation
  • Magna International Inc.
  • Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd.
  • Corning Incorporated
  • Other Key Companies

Automotive Glass Market: Report Segmentation

For the scope of report, In-depth segmentation is offered by Forencis Research

Automotive Glass Market, by Type

  • Tempered Glass
  • Laminated Glass
  • Annealed Glass
  • Others

Automotive Glass Market, by Vehicle Type

  • Heavy Commercial Vehicles
  • Light Commercial Vehicles
  • Passengers Vehicles

Automotive Glass Market by, Technology

  • Passive Glass
    • Photochromic
    • Thermochromics
  • Active Smart Glass
    • Electrochromic
    • Liquid Crystal
    • Suspended Particle Device

Automotive Glass Market by, Application

  • Windshield
  • Sunroof
  • Dimmable Mirror
  • Others

Automotive Glass Market by, Region

  • Asia-Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • India
    • Taiwan
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • Russia
    • France
    • Italy
    • UK
    • Spain
    • The Netherlands
    • Rest of Europe
  • Middle East and Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • Rest of Middle East & Africa
  • South America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Rest of South America

Key Questions answered by the report

  • What are the major developments impacting the global market and its growth?
  • What will be the effects of the developments in the global market on the industry and on the market players in the near and far future?
  • What are the evolving types of the global market?
  • What are the evolving applications of automotive glass market?
  • What are the major characteristics that will affect the global market growth during the study period?
  • Who are the key players operating in the global market?
  • How are the major players leveraging in the existing market conditions?

Report Audience

  • Automotive Glass market Providers
  • Automotive Glass market Solution and Services Suppliers, Distributors, and Dealers
  • End-users of Varied Segments of Automotive Glass Market
  • Government Bodies and Intellectual Institutions
  • Associations and Industrial Organizations
  • Research & Consulting Service Providers
  • Research & Development Organizations

Investment Banks & Private Equity Firms



1.1       Research Objectives

1.2       Market Definition

1.3       Research Scope

1.4       Regional Coverage

1.5       Research Timeline

1.6       Assumptions

1.7       Limitations


2.1       Introduction

2.2       Primary Research

                                  2.2.1    Key Industry Expert Insight

2.3       Secondary Research

                                  2.3.1    Vital Data from Secondary Sources

2.4       Market Size Estimation

2.5       Data Validation & Triangulation



4.1       Introduction

4.2       Drivers

                                 4.2.1.    Increasing Use of Sunroof Glass, in Luxury Vehicles

                                 4.2.2.    Rising in Demand in Size of Windshield and Side Windows

                                 4.2.3.    Growing in Technological Advancement for Enhanced Safety

4.3       Restraints

                                 4.3.1.    Laminated Glass Lot More Expensive than Regular Windows

                                 4.3.2.    Polycarbonate Glazing Used as an Alternative

4.4       Opportunities

                                 4.4.1.    Increasing in Demand of Smart Glass

                                 4.4.2.    Growing in Demand for Retrofitting

4.5       Challenges

                                  4.5.1    Fluctuating Demand and Price of Raw Materials


5.1       Introduction

                                 5.1.1.    Power of Buyers

                                 5.1.2.    Power of Suppliers

                                 5.1.3.    Intensity of Competition

                                 5.1.4.    Challenges of Substitutes

                                 5.1.5.    Challenges of New Entrants

5.2       Macro-Economic Indicators

6      AUTOMOTIVE GLASS MARKET BY TYPE, Market Size in USD Million and Units (2017—2024)

6.1       Introduction

6.2       Tempered Glass

6.3       Laminated Glass

6.4       Annealed Glass

6.5       Others

7      AUTOMOTIVE GLASS MARKET BY VEHICLE TYPE, Market Size in USD Million and Units (2017—2024)

7.1       Introduction

7.2       Heavy Commercial Vehicles

7.3       Light Commercial Vehicles

7.4       Passengers Vehicles

8      AUTOMOTIVE GLASS MARKET BY TECHNOLOGY, Market Size in USD Million and Units (2017—2024)

8.1       Introduction

8.2       Passive Glass

                                  8.2.1    Photochromic

                                  8.2.2    Thermochromics

8.3       Active Smart Glass

                                  8.3.1    Electrochromic

                                  8.3.2    Liquid Crystal

                                  8.3.3    Suspended Particle Device

9      AUTOMOTIVE GLASS MARKET APPLICATION, Market Size in USD Million and Units (2017—2024)

9.1       Introduction

9.2       Windshield

9.3       Sunroof

9.4       Dimmable Mirror

9.5       Others

10   AUTOMOTIVE GLASS MARKET BY REGION, Market Size in USD Million and Units (2017—2024)

10.1     North America

                                 8.1.1.    US

                                 8.1.2.    Canada

                                 8.1.3.    Mexico

10.2     Europe

                                 8.2.1.    Germany

                                 8.2.2.    France

                                 8.2.3.    Italy

                                 8.2.4.    UK

                                 8.2.5.    Spain

                                 8.2.6.    The Netherlands

                                 8.2.7.    Rest of Europe

10.3     Asia-Pacific

                                 8.3.1.    China

                                 8.3.2.    Japan

                                 8.3.3.    India

                                 8.3.4.    South Korea

                                 8.3.5.    Taiwan

                                 8.3.6.    Rest of Asia-Pacific

10.4     Middle East

                                 8.4.1.    Saudi Arabia

                                 8.4.2.    UAE

                                 8.4.3.    Rest of Middle East

10.5     South America

                                 8.5.1.    Brazil

                                 8.5.2.    Argentina

                                 8.5.3.    Rest of South America


11.1     Introduction

11.2     Market Ranking/Share Analysis of Key Companies

11.3     Company Benchmarking


12.1     Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA

                                12.1.1    Company Overview

                                12.1.2    Financial Overview

                                12.1.3    Products/Solutions/Services Offered

                                12.1.4    Key Developments

                                12.1.5    SWOT Analysis

12.2     AGC Inc.

12.3     Fuyao Glass

12.4     SMRPBV

12.5     Webasto Group

12.6     Gentex Corporation

12.7     Magna International Inc.

12.8     Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd.

12.9     Corning Incorporated

12.10  Other Key Companies


13.1     Key Industry Expert Insights

13.2     Primary Discussion Guide

               13.3   Customization Options

Note1: Tentative table of contents, may get updated during the course of research.

Note2: Company financial information is subject to availability in public domain




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