Lightweight automotive materials

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Statista Dossier about lightweight materials in the automotive industry

This dossier presents graphs and tables about lightweight materials used within the automotive industry globally and in North America. Focusing on the volume of materials produced and consumed, it also highlights a material breakdown of passenger cars.

Table of contents

  • 1. Global automotive market: material use
    • Material use in car production 2025

    • CAGR of the automotive lightweight material market by type 2015-2025

    • Automotive composites - global market size 2026

    • Aluminum - global end use by sector 2017

  • 2. Global lightweight materials production
    • Distribution of global carbon fiber production capacity by country 2018

    • Worldwide production of base metals by type 2007-2017

    • Global alumina production 2011-2016

    • Global plastic production 1950-2017

  • 3. North American lightweight material market
    • Light vehicles in North America: curb weight reduction 2008-2020

    • Material use - light vehicles in North America 2015

    • Automotive fuel-efficiency: materials to achieve CAFE standards 2015

    • Aluminum use: net pounds per light vehicle in North America 1975-2028

    • North American automotive aluminum use by component: growth 2012/2025

    • U.S. & Canadian cars: plastic and polymer composite weight 2007-2017

    • U.S. and Canadian vehicles: plastic and polymer composite split 2016

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