Even for such rapid developing Chinese market, the annual growth rate of 100% is also a surprising number. This is the sales growth number that Owens Corning has reached in China last year (2013) for their long fiber reinforced thermoplastic (LFT) products.
The future of carbon fibres looks bright. All traditional sectors using carbon fibre consume more and more of this extraordinary fibre. Aeronautic, of course, is pursuing its conversion from black metal to "real" composite with a better design. The wind energy and the longer blades integrate more and more of carbon fibre.