Global Shim Stock Material Market: Introduction
Shim is a thin, tapered or wedged piece of material, used to fill small spaces between objects. Shim Stock base material varies with their application. Shim can be made up of materials such as plastic, metal, wood, stone or even paper. Shims Stock materials are widely used to adjust for better fit, support, or provide a leveled surface and for such purpose it is required on ad-hoc basis. Shim Stock material also finds applications as spacers to fill gaps between parts subject to wear and tear. Shim Stock materials are used by various industries such as aeronautical, manufacturing, defense, etc. However, the aeronautical and defense industry mainly finds wide applications for Shim Stock materials.
Global Shim Stock Material Market: Market Dynamics
The global Shim Stock market is primarily driven by aeronautical industry due to its end use application. Increasing demand for commercial aircrafts is fueling the demand for shim stock materials. Shim stock materials also finds application in other industries such as defense and manufacturing. The continuous operations in production facilities requires effective maintenance activities in plants which in turn is fueling the demand of shim stock materials. Increasing global spending on defense equipment’s also driving the demand for Shim stock materials. However, factors like dependency on end use industries can be a restraint for the global shim stock material market. Therefore, demand variability in end use industries like aeronautical, manufacturing and defense have high impact on the global shim stock market. Other restraints like unorganized market for shim stock material and high profit share of suppliers resulting in price imbalance are few other factors confining the growth of global shim stock material market.
Global Shim Stock Material Market: Segmentation
Global Shim Stock Material market can be segmented on the basis end-use industry, material, application and type. On the basis of end-use industry, global Shim Stock Material market can be segmented into Aeronautical industry, Manufacturing, Defense and other industries widely using shim stock materials. On the basis of materials, global shim stock material market can be segmented as plastic, wood, metals, paper and others. Global Shim stock market can also be segmented on the basis of application including alignment, filling of void spaces, support, installation of new machinery etc. Shim stock material are available in market in various forms. Lastly, on the basis of end product type the global shim stock market can be segmented into coil, sheet, rod, bar and tube.
Global Shim Stock Material Market: Regional Outlook
High defense budget and increasing demand for commercial aircrafts in regions like North America followed by Asia pacific countries like china, Japan, Eastern Europe countries particularly Russia and western Europe countries like U.K are the top markets for shim stock materials. However, Global Shim Stock Market is also fueled by demand in manufacturing industry, manufacturing hub like Asia pacific regions like china followed by North America. Global Shim Stock Material market can be divided into seven major regions including North America (U.S., Canada), Asia Pacific (ASEAN, Australia, China, India, & New Zealand), Japan, Western Europe (Italy, France, U.K, Spain, Germany), Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia), Asia- Latin America (Mexico. Brazil) and Middle East and Africa (GCC, S. Africa, N. Africa).
Global Shim Stock Material Market: Key Players
Global Shim Stock Material market is highly competitive due to the presence of number of manufacturers involved in the manufacturing and supply of shim stock materials. Most of the manufacturers provide a wide variety of shim stock materials. Various key players involved are Lyon Industries Inc., United States Brass & Copper Inc., Artus corp., Eagle Alloys Corp., Coronet Parts Mfg. Co. Inc., Accushim Inc., Aloma Shim and Manufacturing. Metallo Gasket Company, SPIROL International Corporation, Shanghai Metal Corporation. and others.
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