MarketsandMarkets has released a market research report that states the global electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) shielding market is expected to grow to $3.79 million in 2016 from $2.35 million in 2009. The market segment with the highest growth potential is conductive coatings and paint with an estimated CAGR of 8% from 2011 to 2016.
The transition from wired to wireless technology and new directives and regulations are driving the growth of the EMC shielding market. The report reviews the different types of shielding materials and the variety of applications using EMC shielding solutions. The applications section includes a discussion of trends in the following industries: military, aerospace and defense, consumer electronics and telecommunications, medical, automotive and more.