Global Superconductors Markets, 2015-2018 & 2022: Superconducting Spintronics Gets a Headstart

7/26/2018, 11:17 AM (Source: GlobeNewswire)

Dublin, July 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Superconductors - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Superconductors in US$ Thousand by the following Product Segments:

  • Low Temperature Superconductors
  • High Temperature Superconductors

The market is also analyzed by the following End-Use Segments:

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Research & Development
  • Electronics
  • Others

The report profiles 41 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • American Superconductor Corporation (USA)
  • Bruker Corporation (USA)
  • Ceraco Ceramic Coating GmbH (Germany)
  • Cryomagnetics, Inc. (USA)
  • Deutsche Nanoschicht GmbH (Germany)
  • Fujikura Ltd. (Japan)
  • Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Hyper Tech Research, Inc. (USA)
  • Japan Superconductor Technology, Inc. (Japan)
  • LS Cable & System Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Luvata (Finland)
  • Scientific Magnetics (UK)
  • Southwire Company (USA)
  • Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. (Japan)
  • Supercon, Inc. (USA)
  • Superconductor Technologies, Inc. (USA)
  • SuperOx (Russia)

Key Topics Covered:


Superconductors: The Greatest Scientific Discovery of the 21st Century
Steady Growth Projected Over the Next Few Years
Market Analysis by Segment
Low Temperature Superconductors (LTS): Largest Product Category
High Temperature Superconductors (HTS) Fastest Growing Segment
Market Analysis by Region
Developed Regions: Prime Revenue Contributors
Developing Regions: Hot Spots for Future Growth
Stable Economic Scenario to Aid Market Expansion

The Aging and Heavily Burdened Electric Power Infrastructure Welcomes the Emergence of Superconductors
Crowded Skies & the Need for Other Rapid Transit Alternatives Drive Interest in Magnetic Levitation Transport
Medical Imaging: The Largest Application Area Generating a Major Chunk of Market Revenues
Emerging Significance of Biomagnetism As an Alternate Form of Medicine Opens Up a New Application Possibility for Superconductors
Robust Investments in Life Sciences and Biotechnology Drives Opportunities for Superconductors in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR)
Search for Innovative Ways to Store Energy & the Ensuing Rise in Popularity of Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Drives Growth in the Market
Superconductors Make a Sizable Impact on the Electrical Equipment Market
Electric Motors
Fault Current Limiters (FCLs)
Tapping into the Electrodynamics of Superconductors Marks the Emergence of Superconducting Electronics
Superconducting Spintronics Gets a Headstart
Global Focus on Innovation through R&D Provides a Lucrative Platform for the Development & Commercialization of Superconductors
Pushing the Frontiers of Human Knowledge: A Peek into the Most Recent Innovations in Superconducting Materials Made by Scientific Research Facilities Worldwide

Historic Background
Superconducting Properties
What Makes a Material Exhibit Superconductivity?
Zero Resistance
Superconducting Phase Transition
Meissner Effect
Types of Superconductors
Classification by Critical Temperatures
High Temperature Superconductors (HTS)
Low Temperature Superconductors (LTS)
LTS and HTS - Comparative Analysis
Classification by Physical Properties
Type I or Soft Superconductors
Type II or Hard Superconductors
Superconducting Magnets
High Field Magnets
Advantages of Superconductors
Environmental Benefits
Existing Noteworthy Applications
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Transmission Cables
Potential Future Applications
Global Superconductivity Standardizations
Select IEC International Standardizations

American Companies Enjoy Wider Footprint
European Enterprises Active Participants
Japanese Vendors Seek Opportunities

5.1 Focus on Select Global Players

5.2 Product Innovations/Introductions
MIT to Develop Superconducting Magnets for Upcoming Fusion Power Plant
Cryomagnetics Introduces 9.4 Tesla Superconducting Magnet System for ESR Spectroscopy
Furukawa Electric Develops Advanced Superconducting Connection Technology
Hitachi Launches ECHELON Smart 1.5T Superconductive MRI System
Mitsubishi Electric Develops Breakthrough 3T MRI Powered by HTS Coils

5.3 Recent Industry Activity
Southwire to Close Pleasant Prairie Customer Service Center
STI to Widen the Scope of Conductus Wire
Bruker Establishes Bruker Japan as Consolidated Subsidiary in Japan
Luvata Special Products is Now Luvata
AMSC Acquires Infinia Technology
Avingtrans Acquires Majority Stake in Scientific Magnetics
Southwire to Expand Distribution Facilities in Georgia
STI Bags US Patent for Proprietary Superconducting Wire Manufacturing Method
American Superconductor Bags New HTS Supply Deal
Mitsubishi Materials Acquires Luvata Special Products
Theva Raises Additional Capital
Bruker Establishes Bruker Nordic as Consolidated Subsidiary in Sweden
Bruker Acquires Oxford Instruments Superconducting Wire
Sumitomo Electric Introduces Extra-High-Strength Superconductor
AMSC Forms Strategic Partnership with BASF
Siemens Inks Agreement to Develop High-Temp Superconductors
Deutsche Nanoschicht Commences Production of High-Temp Superconductors
Nexans Partners with AMSC

Market by Region
Market by Product Segment
Market by End-Use Segment


7.1 The United States
A. Market Analysis
The Largest Market for Superconductors
HTS Cables Expected to Increase Capacity of Future Power Grids
2GHTS Seeks to Emerge as Mainstream Technology
US Department of Energy Strides Towards Enhanced Utility Infrastructure
Superconductors Gain Critical Importance in MRI
B. Market Analytics
Market by Product Segment
Market by End-Use Segment

7.2 Canada
Market Analysis
Market by Product Segment
Market by End-Use Segment

7.3 Japan
A. Market Analysis
A Prominent Consumer
Smart Grid Projects - Focus of Development
B. Market Analytics
Market by Product Segment
Market By End-Use Segment

7.4 Europe
Market Analysis
Market by Region
Market by Product Segment
Market by End-Use Segment

7.5 Asia-Pacific
A. Market Analysis
Asia-Pacific Exhibits Fastest Growth
China Accounts for Lion's Share of Superconductor Revenues in Asia-Pacific
Government Support Driving Growth in the Field of Superconductivity
Superconductor Based Power Transformers: The Newest Innovation from China
India: A Market Laden with Opportunities
B. Market Analytics
Market by Region
Market by Product Segment
Market by End-Use Segment

7.6 Rest of World
Market Analysis
Market by Product Segment
Market by End-Use Segment


Total Companies Profiled: 41 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 46)

  • The United States (17)
  • Japan (6)
  • Europe (19)
    • France (1)
    • Germany (12)
    • The United Kingdom (4)
    • Italy (1)
    • Rest of Europe (1)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (4)

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