Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market Estimated to Reach US$ 3.10 Billion by 2030 Globally, at a CAGR of 12.6%, says CoherentMI

Hexagonal boron nitride is a synthetic crystal material that has strong covalent bonds similar to that of graphene. It is chemically and thermally stable and acts as an excellent dielectric and thermal conductor. It is widely used as a lubricant and pressure release agent in the automotive, aerospace and other industries.

Burlingame, Dec. 18, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CoherentMI published a report, titled, Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market is estimated to value at US$ 1.35 Billion in the year 2023 and is anticipated to reach US$ 3.10 Billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 12.6% during forecast period 2023-2030.

The Hexagonal Boron Nitride market is driven by various factors. Firstly, the increasing demand from the electronics industry is anticipated to fuel market growth. Hexagonal Boron Nitride is widely used in the manufacturing of electronic components such as insulators, semiconductors, and substrates. With the rapid growth of the electronics industry, the demand for Hexagonal Boron Nitride is expected to witness a significant upsurge.

Secondly, the unique properties of Hexagonal Boron Nitride, such as high thermal conductivity, excellent electrical insulation, and superior mechanical strength, make it suitable for a wide range of applications. The material is extensively used as a lubricant in high-temperature environments and as a mold release agent in various industries. The versatility of Hexagonal Boron Nitride is expected to drive its market growth during the forecast period.

Market Trends:

Two key trends are expected to shape the Hexagonal Boron Nitride market in the coming years. Firstly, there is a rising trend of research and development activities focused on the development of advanced Hexagonal Boron Nitride products. Companies are investing in enhancing the material’s properties to expand its applications across different industries.

Secondly, there is a growing trend of strategic collaborations and partnerships in the market. Key players are forming alliances with research institutions and other companies to leverage their expertise and expand their market presence. These collaborations aim to develop innovative products and strengthen distribution networks, thus propelling market growth.

Recent Developments:

  • In September 2022, ZYP Coatings, a leading manufacturer of high-temperature paintable coatings, joined forces with Showa Denko, a prominent Japanese chemical company, to distribute its top-notch boron nitride products throughout North America.

Market Opportunities:

Growing Demand for Hexagonal Boron Nitride in Coatings & Mold Release Application

The coatings and mold release application segment is expected to present a significant market opportunity for hexagonal boron nitride. Hexagonal boron nitride offers excellent lubricating and release properties, making it ideal for use in coatings and mold release applications. It provides a smooth, non-stick surface that prevents adhesion and allows for easy release of molded products. This is particularly beneficial in industries such as automotive, aerospace, and manufacturing, where the use of molds is common.

The demand for coatings and mold release products is on the rise due to the growing manufacturing sector and increased adoption of advanced materials. Hexagonal boron nitride’s unique properties make it a preferred choice for manufacturers looking to improve the performance and efficiency of their products. As a result, the market for hexagonal boron nitride in the coatings and mold release application is expected to witness significant growth in the forecast period.

Increasing Adoption of Hexagonal Boron Nitride in the Aerospace Industry

The aerospace industry represents another lucrative opportunity for the hexagonal boron nitride market. Hexagonal boron nitride finds widespread applications in the aerospace industry, including use as a lubricant, thermal insulator, and electrical insulator. Its high-temperature stability, excellent thermal conductivity, low friction coefficient, and electrical insulation properties make it a valuable material for various aerospace applications.

As the aerospace industry continues to evolve and demand for more efficient and lightweight materials increases, the adoption of hexagonal boron nitride is expected to grow. Hexagonal boron nitride can help improve the performance and longevity of aerospace components, reduce friction and wear, and enhance thermal management. These benefits make it an attractive choice for manufacturers in the aerospace sector, driving the market growth for hexagonal boron nitride.

Key Market Takeaways:

  • Hexagonal boron nitride is anticipated to witness a CAGR of 12.6% during the forecast period 2023-2030, owing to the increasing demand for advanced materials in various industries.
  • On the basis of type, the hexagonal boron nitride powder segment is expected to hold a dominant position, owing to its wide range of applications and ease of use. Hexagonal boron nitride powder is used in coatings, mold release agents, lubricants, and other industrial applications.
  • By application, the coatings and mold release segment is expected to drive the market growth, as manufacturers across industries seek ways to improve efficiency and performance.
  • By End-Use Industry, the aerospace segment is also likely to play a significant role in the market’s expansion due to the increasing demand for lightweight and high-performance materials.
  • North America is expected to dominate the hexagonal boron nitride market during the forecast period. The region has a well-established manufacturing sector and a strong focus on research and development, driving the adoption of hexagonal boron nitride in various applications.
  • Key players operating in the hexagonal boron nitride market include Saint-Gobain, Momentive, 3M Company, Denka Company Limited, H.C. Starck, and UK Abrasives, among others. These companies are focusing on product innovation, strategic partnerships, and geographical expansions to gain a competitive edge in the market. The market is highly competitive, with key players vying for market share and striving to meet the growing demand for advanced materials.

Read complete market research report, “Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market Size And Share Analysis – Growth Trends And Forecasts (2023 – 2030)“, Published by CoherentMI.

Global Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market Segmentation:

  • By Type
    • Hexagonal Boron Nitride Powder
    • Hexagonal Boron Nitride Granule
    • Hexagonal Boron Nitride Plate
    • Hexagonal Boron Nitride Flakes
    • Hexagonal Boron Nitride Lumps
    • Hexagonal Boron Nitride Blocks
    • Others (Hexagonal Boron Nitride Sheets, Billets)
  • By Application
    • Coatings & Mold Release
    • Electrical Insulation
    • Lubricants Industrial
    • Composites
    • Personal Care
    • Paints
    • Others (Cosmetics, Heat Shields, Crucibles)
  • By End-use Industry
    • Aerospace
    • Automotive
    • Semiconductors & Electronics
    • Industrial
    • Healthcare
    • Others (Defense, Energy)
  • By Region
    • North America
      • U.S.
      • Canada
    • Latin America
      • Brazil
      • Mexico
      • Rest of Latin America
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • U.K.
      • Spain
      • France
      • Italy
      • Russia
      • Rest of Europe
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • India
      • Japan
      • Australia
      • South Korea
      • Rest of Asia Pacific
    • Middle East & Africa
      • South Africa
      • GCC Countries
      • Rest of Middle East & Africa

In conclusion, the hexagonal boron nitride market presents significant opportunities in the coatings and mold release application and the aerospace industry. The demand for advanced materials and the need for improved performance in various sectors drive the growth of the market. North America is the leading region, and key players are actively engaged in product development and market expansion activities. The market is expected to witness steady growth during the forecast period.


  1. What factors are impeding the growth of the Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market?
  2. What are the primary drivers fueling the growth of the Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market?
  3. Which segment stands out as the leading component in the Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market?
  4. Who are the key players actively participating in the Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market?
  5. Which region is poised to take the lead in the Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market?
  6. What is the projected CAGR for the Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market?

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