All Plastics Front-end Module Market: Global Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast, 2022-2032
All Plastics Front-end Module Market: Overview and Definition
The All Plastics Front-end Module (FEM) is an automotive component made of plastic that is used in the construction of a vehicle's front end. It is designed to integrate various functions such as lighting, air intake, cooling, and crash management, into a single module. The All Plastics FEM is typically made of high-strength and lightweight plastic materials that provide improved fuel efficiency and lower emissions.
The global All Plastics FEM market is driven by the increasing demand for lightweight automotive components that improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The growing trend of electric and hybrid vehicles is also driving the demand for lightweight automotive components. The use of plastic materials in the construction of FEMs also provides cost advantages compared to traditional metal components.
The All Plastics FEM market is highly competitive, with key players including Magna International Inc., Faurecia S.A., HBPO GmbH, and Samvardhana Motherson Group. The market is also characterized by several regional players in different parts of the world.
Overall, the All Plastics FEM market is expected to continue to grow in the coming years, driven by the increasing demand for lightweight and cost-effective automotive components that provide improved fuel efficiency and reduced emissions. The development of new plastic materials with improved properties such as increased strength and durability is also expected to contribute to market growth.
Automotive front-end module is a vital part of vehicle that combines large number of components such as cooling fans, radiators, crumple zones, cooling fans, hood latches wiring and grille opening reinforcement. It provides structural stability to the vehicle and reduces fuel consumption. Front end module also act as a crash structures at the time of collision and safeguard the passengers. Apart from the technical benefits all plastic front module improve the overall appearance of the vehicle, reduce weight and improve engine efficiency. Thereby, this results in comfortable and smooth running of the vehicle while running.
The market for all plastic front-end modules is expected to rise at a CAGR of 5.8% percent during the forecast period. Increasing demand of light weight vehicle is the major factor driving the growth of all plastic front end module market.
Rising automotive production due to increasing population and surge in disposable income of the people are driving the growth of all plastic front end module market. Also, due to growing issue regarding environmental protection and energy efficiency in automotive industry the demand of lightweight materials is projected to grow rapidly during the forecast period. This in turn is expected to propel the growth of all plastic front end module market. Moreover, factors such as growing adoption of monocoque structure in commercial vehicles and rising concerns of passenger safety are also expected to boost the growth of the market. Furthermore, several automotive manufacturers are launching vehicles with lightweight front end module in the market which also contributes towards the growth of all plastic front end module market.
Throughout the forecast period, the passenger vehicle segment is expected to dominate all plastic front end module market. This is due to rising inclination of the consumer towards luxurious vehicle.
However, the factors such as rising vehicle parts modernization, rising technological & safety constraints involved in lightweight front-end modules (FEMs) will restrain the market growth, whereas rising counterfeit FEMs components is expected to challenge the automotive front-end module market during the forecast period. Further, recent outbreak of COVID-19 has drastically affected the automotive industry. Due to the pandemic the demand of vehicles is decreased and many companies has shut down their production which in turn hampers the growth of all plastic front end module market.
ALL PLASTIC FRONT END MODULE MARKET SEGMENTATION:
- Front Grill
- Fan Shroud
- Head light
- Horn assembly
- Oil Coolers
- Crash box beam
By Sales Channel:
- Original Equipment Market
By Vehicle Type:
- Passenger vehicle
- Light Commercial Vehicle
- Heavy Commercial Vehicle
- North America
- Latin America
- Asia Pacific
- Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific is likely to be the most profitable region in the all plastic front module market throughout the forecast period. This is attributed to the presence of major automotive manufacturer countries such as India, Japan, China and South Korea in the region. In addition, change in lifestyle, and increasing rules and regulation for making transportation safer are the factors boosting all plastic front end module market in this region. China is expected to hold the largest share due to increasing production of vehicle. Moreover, there is a surging demand of vehicles with advanced technology in Japan, which is expected to propel the market growth in the country over the coming years.
Europe holds the second largest share due to growing demand of passenger vehicles in the market. Germany is estimated to show noteworthy growth as it is one of leading automotive market in the world. In addition to this, the upsurge in research and development (R&D) activities in the field of enhancing fuel efficiency and environmental safety is projected to drive market growth across this region.
However, North America also expected to show rapid growth in the all-plastic front end module market owing to the development in automotive infrastructure and adoption of advanced technologies for vehicles. In addition to this, surge in investments across the automotive front-end module industry around the North America is projected to create significant growth opportunities for the market. For instance, in June 2017, Valeo North America announced the investment of about $25 million to expand its operation in Smyrna, Tennessee, the U.S. This plant was projected to add 130,000 square feet to the current space and manufactures active grill shutters, front-end modules, and HVAC products.
Moreover, increase in automotive sales as well as vehicle fleet across the emerging regions such as Latin America and Middle East and Africa (LAMEA) is expected to witness substantial growth in the all plastic front end module market.
FEW KEY PLAYERS IN ALL PLASTIC FRONT END MODULE MARKET:
- MAHLE GmbH
- Murata Manufacturing Company Ltd.
- Daikyo Nishikawa Corporation
- FLEX-N-GATE CORPORATION
- RTP Company
- Denso Thermal Sytems SpA
- Plastic Omnium Group
- HBPO Module Company
- Calsonic Kansei Corporation
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