Impact Resistant Glass Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2023 - 2028)

The Impact Resistant Glass market is segmented by Interlayer (Ethylene Vinyl Acetate, Ionoplast Polymer, Polyvinyl Butyral (PVB) and Other Interlayers), End-User Industry (Automotive, Construction, and Other End-user Industries) and Geography (Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, South America, and Middle-East and Africa)

Impact Resistant Glass Market Size

Impact Resistant Glass Market - Market Summary
Study Period: 2018 - 2028
Fastest Growing Market: Asia Pacific
Largest Market: Asia Pacific
CAGR: > 6 %

Major Players


*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


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Impact Resistant Glass Market Analysis

The market for impact-resistant glass is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 6% globally during the forecast period.

Increasing demand from the automotive industry and growing applications in the building and infrastructure sector for maximum safety and protection purposes is driving the market growth.

The high cost of production and limited sources for interlayers are expected to hinder the market growth.

Impact Resistant Glass Industry Segmentation

The Impact Resistant Glass Market report include:

Ethylene Vinyl Acetate
Ionoplast Polymer
Polyvinyl Butyral(PVB)
Other Interlayers
End-user Industry
Other End-user Industries
South Korea
Rest of Asia-Pacific
North America
United States
United Kingdom
Rest of Europe
South America
Rest of South America
Middle-East and Africa
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Rest of Middle-East and Africa

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Impact Resistant Glass Market Trends

This section covers the major market trends shaping the Impact Resistant Glass Market according to our research experts:

Growing Demand from Construction and Infrastructure Industry

  • Impact resistant glass is being increasingly used in building structures for maximum protection and safety for humans. Impact-resistant glass majorly finds its application in office buildings, hotels, shopping malls, public walkways, hospitals, museums, airport terminals, residences, and apartment building and noise control applications.
  • High-security places such as banks, embassies, and defence buildings, etc., use high impact resistant glass for security and maximum protection reasons to humans.
  • Impact resistant glass is being also used near coastal areas to protect people from hurricanes and tornadoes as they produce intense winds and atmospheric pressures. It finds its application in doors, windows, screens, and shutters. It also reduces exterior noise and helps in blocking over 99% harmful UV rays.
  • The rising demand for top priority security, growing need for protecting government and people’s assets, increasing technology in glass for protection from environmental disasters.
  • Favorable construction trends in developing regions are driving the demand for infrastructure expansions. These factors are expected to drive the market for impact resistant glass through the years to come.
Impact Resistant Glass Market Volume Share

Asia-Pacific Region to Dominate the Market

  • Asia-Pacific is expected to dominate the global market owing to the highly developed construction sector in China and Singapore, coupled with the continuous investments done in the region to advance the automotive sector through the years.
  • The growing demand for impact resistant glass for automotive applications in windscreens for maximum safety and protection. This glass helps passengers during accidents in a better way and also sustains manual attacks on official vehicles.
  • According to the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore, the Singapore construction industry has witnessed 2.5 % of growth in recent years. This is due to the increment of residential and commercial buildings in the country in recent years.
  • According to Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles, automobile production has witnessed decent growth in the Asia-Pacific region since the past five years. This is also considered one of the reasons for an increase in the demand for impact-resistant glass in automobiles.
  • Adoption of impact resistant glass in advanced construction activities and continuous growth in automotive security is expected to drive the market for impact resistant glass through the years to come.
Impact Resistant Glass Market Regional Trends

Impact Resistant Glass Industry Overview

The global impact resistant glass market is fragmented in nature with many players competing in the market. Some of the major companies are Saint-Gobain, Asahi Glass Co., Ltd, Nippon Sheet Glass (NSG), Guardian Industries and Fuyao Glass Industry Group, among others.

Impact Resistant Glass Market Leaders

  1. Saint-Gobain

  2. Asahi Glass Co., Ltd

  3. Nippon Sheet Glass (NSG)

  4. Guardian Industries

  5. Fuyao Glass Industry Group

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order

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Impact Resistant Glass Market Report - Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Drivers

      1. 4.1.1 Increasing Applications for Building and Infrastructure

      2. 4.1.2 Growing Demand from Automotive Sector

    2. 4.2 Restraints

      1. 4.2.1 High Cost of Production

      2. 4.2.2 Other Restraints

    3. 4.3 Industry Value Chain Analysis

    4. 4.4 Porters Five Forces Analysis

      1. 4.4.1 Threat of New Entrants

      2. 4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

      3. 4.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      4. 4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.4.5 Degree of Competition


    1. 5.1 Interlayer

      1. 5.1.1 Ethylene Vinyl Acetate

      2. 5.1.2 Ionoplast Polymer

      3. 5.1.3 Polyvinyl Butyral(PVB)

      4. 5.1.4 Other Interlayers

    2. 5.2 End-user Industry

      1. 5.2.1 Automotive

      2. 5.2.2 Construction

      3. 5.2.3 Other End-user Industries

    3. 5.3 Geography

      1. 5.3.1 Asia-Pacific

        1. China

        2. India

        3. Japan

        4. South Korea

        5. Rest of Asia-Pacific

      2. 5.3.2 North America

        1. United States

        2. Canada

        3. Mexico

      3. 5.3.3 Europe

        1. Germany

        2. United Kingdom

        3. France

        4. Italy

        5. Rest of Europe

      4. 5.3.4 South America

        1. Brazil

        2. Argentina

        3. Rest of South America

      5. 5.3.5 Middle-East and Africa

        1. Saudi Arabia

        2. South Africa

        3. Rest of Middle-East and Africa


    1. 6.1 Mergers and Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Agreements

    2. 6.2 Market Share (%)/Ranking Analysis**

    3. 6.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players

    4. 6.4 Company Profiles

      1. 6.4.1 Asahi Glass Co., Ltd

      2. 6.4.2 Nippon Sheet Glass (NSG)

      3. 6.4.3 Saint-Gobain

      4. 6.4.4 Guardian Industries

      5. 6.4.5 Taiwan Glass Ind. Corp

      6. 6.4.6 Sisecam Group

      7. 6.4.7 CGS Holding Co., Ltd

      8. 6.4.8 Fuyao Glass Industry Group

    5. *List Not Exhaustive

    1. 7.1 Increasing Demand for Saftey and Security

    2. 7.2 Other Opportunities

**Subject to Availability
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Impact Resistant Glass Market Research FAQs

The Impact Resistant Glass Market is studied from 2018 - 2028.

The Impact Resistant Glass Market is growing at a CAGR of >6% over the next 5 years.

Asia Pacific is growing at the highest CAGR over 2018 - 2028.

Asia Pacific holds highest share in 2021.

Saint-Gobain , Asahi Glass Co., Ltd, Nippon Sheet Glass (NSG), Guardian Industries, Fuyao Glass Industry Group are the major companies operating in Impact Resistant Glass Market.

Impact Resistant Glass Industry Report

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