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Article Title: The US Market for Advanced Ceramics Forecast to Reach $14 Billion in 2015
Publication: AZOM, 9/27/2011
Freedonia Study: Advanced Ceramics (2794)

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Demand will be boosted by an increase in original equipment manufacturing in the US, especially of motor vehicles and electrical equipment, from modest 2010 levels. Further growth will come in environmental markets, where new regulations will dramatically increase demand for pollution control systems that use advanced ceramic filters and membranes. Additional growth in ceramic membrane sales will come as they replace other filtration media because of their better performance and durability. Ceramic bearing demand will increase in the turbine market for similar reasons. The medical, aerospace and energy markets are expected to grow as well, as new materials offering better performance and longer part life are introduced. Joint replacements, including ceramic-on-ceramic and recently approved ceramic-on-metal hip replacements, will post strong gains as the US population continues to age. These and other trends are presented in Advanced Ceramics, a new study from The Freedonia Group, Inc.,
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