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Global Powder Metallurgy Market - Forecasts to 2016

DUBLIN, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( have announced the addition of the "Global Powder Metallurgy Market - Forecasts to 2016" report to their offering. 

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There is an increasing commercialization of technologies such as metal injection molding, rapid solidification, and powder metallurgy forging. The commercialization of these technologies provides end-users with a broad range of products, and thereby increases the application of these products in different industries. The use of these technologies is also reducing metal waste when compared with traditional metallurgy processes such as casting, drawing, and forging. Thus, the commercialization of technologies is expected to increase the sales potential of the Global Powder Metallurgy market during the forecast period.

According to the report, one of the key drivers is the increasing demand from the Automotive industry. The Automotive industry is the major end-user of powder metal-based end products. The worldwide growth in the Automotive industry has increased the demand for powder metal-based parts and components, which are key components used in vehicles.

Further, the report states that the increasing vendor competition is a major challenge faced by the global market. The Global Powder Metallurgy market is highly fragmented with the presence of numerous large and small vendors. Also, low-cost vendors from developing countries, such as India and Brazil, are expanding their market overseas.

Key Topics Covered: 

1. Executive Summary

2. List of Abbreviations

3. Introduction

4. Market Research Methodology

5. Scope of the Report

6. Market Landscape

7. Geographical Segmentation

8. Key Leading Countries

9. Vendor Landscape

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Key Vendor Analysis

17. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • Allegheny Technologies Inc.
  • Bohler-Uddeholm AG
  • Carpenter Technology Corp.
  • Federal Mogul In.
  • Fine Sinter Co Ltd.
  • GKN plc
  • H.C. Starck GmbH
  • Hitachi Powdered Metals Co. Ltd.
  • Hoganas AB
  • Metaldyne LLC.
  • Sandvik AB
  • SMC Powder Metallurgy Inc.

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