Global Automotive Glass Market size was valued at USD 26.9 Billion in 2024 and is expected to reach USD 43.6 Billion by 2033, at a CAGR of 5.3% during the forecast period 2024 – 2033.

Automotive Glass Market: Overview

Automotive glass is a specialized form of glass used in vehicles such as cars, lorries, buses, and other autos. It performs numerous functions, including improving sight for drivers and passengers, shielding people from external factors, and providing a boost to the vehicle’s structural integrity.

The increasing emphasis on lightweight automobiles to improve fuel efficiency is promoting the use of lighter and more durable glass materials such as tempered and laminated glass.

Furthermore, there is a growing desire for innovative features like heads-up displays and augmented reality systems incorporated into windscreens, which improve driver safety and convenience.

A further significant trend is a drive towards environmentally friendly manufacturing procedures and the use of recycled materials in glass manufacture. Furthermore, the proliferation of electric and self-driving vehicles is increasing the demand for sophisticated glass technologies to enable new vehicle designs and sensor integration.

Additionally, the rapid development of the automobile industry in emerging nations, along with shifting customer preferences for aesthetics and functionality, is projected to fuel more innovation and growth in the worldwide automotive glass business.

By type, the tempered glass segment held the highest market share in 2023 and is expected to keep its dominance during the forecast period 2024-2033. Tempered glass dominates the automotive glass industry owing to its greater strength, security features, and resistance to breaking upon impact, which exceed high safety criteria and improve overall vehicle safety.

By vehicle type, the passenger vehicle segment held the highest market share in 2023 and is expected to keep its dominance during the forecast period 2024-2033. Passenger vehicles propel the automotive glass industry owing to rising global demand for automobiles, which leads to increased demand for windscreens, windows, and sunroofs in vehicle manufacture.

By application, the windscreen segment held the highest market share in 2023 and is expected to keep its dominance during the forecast period 2024-2033. Windscreen drives the automotive glass market owing to severe safety laws that require its usage, rising vehicle production, and growing customer awareness of the necessity of good visibility for safe driving.

The Asia-Pacific region dominates the automotive glass market owing to rapid urbanisation, increased vehicle manufacturing, and the need for sophisticated safety features, such as high-quality glass components in vehicles.

Fuyao Glass Industry Group Co., Ltd. is a Chinese manufacturing firm that produces float glass, vehicle glass, and construction glass. It is one of the the globe’s leading auto glass producers, serving major worldwide automakers like as Ford, General Motors, Toyota, Subaru, and the Volkswagen Group Group.

Report Scope

Feature of the Report Details
Market Size in 2024 USD 26.9 Billion
Projected Market Size in 2033 USD 43.6 Billion
Market Size in 2023 USD 25.3 Billion
CAGR Growth Rate 5.3% CAGR
Base Year 2023
Forecast Period 2024-2033
Key Segment By Type, Vehicle Type, Application and Region
Report Coverage Revenue Estimation and Forecast, Company Profile, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors and Recent Trends
Regional Scope North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South & Central America
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CMI has comprehensively analyzed the Global Automotive Glass market. The driving forces, restraints, challenges, opportunities, and key trends have been explained in depth to depict in-depth scenario of the market. Segment wise market size and market share during the forecast period are duly addressed to portray the probable picture of this Global Automotive Glass industry.

The competitive landscape includes key innovators, after market service providers, market giants as well as niche players are studied and analyzed extensively concerning their strengths, weaknesses as well as value addition prospects. In addition, this report covers key players profiling, market shares, mergers and acquisitions, consequent market fragmentation, new trends and dynamics in partnerships.

Global Automotive Glass Market 2024–2033 (By Billion)

List of the prominent players in the Automotive Glass Market:

  • AGC Inc.
  • Saint-Gobain
  • NSG Group
  • Fuyao Glass Industry Group Co. Ltd.
  • Guardian Industries
  • Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd.
  • Vitro S.A.B. de C.V.
  • Central Glass Co. Ltd.
  • Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited
  • Gentex Corporation
  • Magna International Inc.
  • Pilkington Group Limited
  • Schott AG
  • Webasto SE
  • Asahi India Glass Limited
  • Shenzhen Benson Automobile Glass Co. Ltd.
  • Carlex Glass America LLC
  • Independent Glass Co.Ltd.
  • Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited
  • Others

The Automotive Glass Market is segmented as follows:

By Type

  • Tempered Glass
  • Laminated Glass
  • Others

By Vehicle Type

  • Passenger Vehicle
  • Commercial Vehicle

By Application

  • Windscreen
  • Sidelite
  • Backlite
  • Sunroof
  • Others

Regional Coverage:

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Rest of North America


  • Germany
  • France
  • U.K.
  • Russia
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Netherlands
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • South Korea
  • Taiwan
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

The Middle East & Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Egypt
  • Kuwait
  • South Africa
  • Rest of the Middle East & Africa

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Rest of Latin America