Polymeric materials in the global cable industry

Polymeric materials in the global cable industry

Published: February 2019


The global cables industry is constantly evolving.

Corporate restructuring, changing regulations, new technologies, polymeric material substitution, end-user evolution and economic and political developments are just some of the forces driving its ongoing development.

It is vital for companies involved in the cables supply chain to understand these trends to shape sales, marketing and investment strategies accordingly.

It is also imperative that stakeholders have robust data to inform their decisions. Our market sizing is informed first and foremost by hundreds of interviews with cable producers and material suppliers. 

With the report providing a thorough qualitative and numerical appraisal of the global cables market, it is an indispensable piece of market intelligence. 

  • Cable industry trends (global, regional and leading countries)

  • Total consumption of polymeric material in cables production (tonnes; global, regional and all countries)

  • Total consumption of polymeric material in cables production by polymeric material (tonnes; global, regional and leading countries)

  • Total consumption of polymeric material in cables production by end-use application (tonnes; global, regional)

  • Total consumption of polymeric material related to cable demand/use (tonnes; global, regional and all countries)

  • Top 10 manufacturers by region

  • Top 5 manufacturers of leading countries

The study covers consumption of the following polymeric material:

  • PVC compounds
  • Cross-linked Polyethylene (XLPE)
  • Polyethylene 
  • LSFOH/HFFR compounds
  • Polypropylene
  • Elastomers
  • Thermoplastic elastomers
  • Fluoropolymers and other polymeric materials

The study provides data for the following end-use applications of cables:

  • Power - Energy
  • Information Technology (Telecom)
  • Transportation
    - Automotive
    - Railway
    - Other
  • Appliances & industrial
    - Appliances
    - Industrial equipment

 The study provides data for the following years:

  • Past 2013 (2013-2018 CAGR)
  • Present 2018, 2019 (18-19 growth)
  • Future 2023 (2018-2023 CAGR)


The report is segmented geographically as follows:


  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • United Kingdom
  • Benelux
    (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)
  • Nordic countries
    (Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden)
  • Spain
  • Other Western Europe
    (Austria, Greece, Ireland, Portugal, Switzerland)
  • Poland
  • Other Central Europe
    (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary)
  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • Belarus
  • Other Eastern Europe
    (Romania, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania)
Middle East & Africa

Middle East
  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Bahrain
  • Kuwait

  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Turkey
  • Iran

  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Cameroon
  • D.R.Congo
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana

  • Ivory Coast
  • Kenya
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Nigeria
  • Senegal

  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Other Africa
North America    
  • USA
  • Canada
  • Mexico

Central and South America (excl. Mexico)

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Nicaragua
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela
Asia & Australasia    

North East & South East Asia

  • China
  • Taiwan
  • Japan
  • North Korea


  • South Korea
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Philippines


  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Other Asian countries

Indian subcontinent

  • India

  • Other Indian subcontinent


  • Australia

  • New Zealand



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