Global Thermoplastic Vulcanizates (TPV
) Application Outlook (Volume, Kilo Tons, Revenue, USD Million, 2012 - 2020)
Merchant Services TPV
grew 30% on an FX-neutral basis, and represented 88% of overall TPV
for the quarter versus approximately 86% a year ago.
is a CV monitor and TV manufacturer, and has been listed on both the Hong Kong and Singapore stock exchanges since 1999, according to the company website.
Unlike some standard TPVs
, this new series are non-hygroscopic and thus require no predrying, and their lighter natural hues makes them easy to color.
As it can be seen in previous works incorporation of nanofiller into TPV
matrix increases modulus but decreases elongation at break [5, 7].
Like plastic, Santoprene TPV
can be extruded, moulded or thermoformed easily and economically into a variety of shapes.
The growing popularity of olefin-based copolymer TPV
is also anticipated to contribute to the market growth during the forecast period.
Taking full control of the joint venture will allow TPV
to realise synergies and respond faster to changes in the marker, Philips' CEO Frans van Houten said.
"Among the benefits of the TPV
technology developed by Teknor Apex for the MD-200 series are the elimination of the need for pre-drying, since all grades are non-hygroscopic, and a light natural color that permits efficient use of colorants," said Keith Saunders, senior market manager for the Thermoplastic Elastomer Division.
The company agreed to sell its TPV
business in order to provide funding for Fanatic Fans, its location based social medial/social networking application for smart phones.
Some market rumors said that Chimei Innolux might solicit Chinese capitals from strategic partners, such as TPV
Technology Limited, a manufacturer of colour TVs and computer monitors based in Bermuda.