Monday, 14 July 2014

Africa Printer Market Growth - 2019

The printer market in Africa was worth USD 2,300.0 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 4,181.3 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 8.8% from 2013 to 2019. Within Africa, South Africa was the largest market for printers in 2012. The growth is primarily driven by increase in usage of multifunction printers (MFP) in government and corporate segments.

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Growth of MFP market and increase in demand for managed print services (MPS) and solutions are the key factors driving the growth of African printers market. Emergence of advanced technology printers such as high speed laser printers and color laser printers is driving the need to replace older printing infrastructure, thus fueling market growth. However, shift in workflow from hard copy to electronic format is one of the factors inhibiting market growth.

Among all product types, laser printer was the largest segment in 2012 and accounted for 76.8% share of the total market. The segment is also expected to witness highest growth during the forecast period. Inkjet printers are finding significant demand in large format printing owing to benefits such as environment friendliness and better color effect. The growth of large format printing is expected to aid the growth of inkjet printers market.

Geographically, South Africa was the largest printer market accounting for 20.8% share in 2012 and is expected to observe the highest growth throughout the forecast period. This growth is attributed mainly to increase in demand for multifunction printers (MFP) in corporate and government sector.


The report studies the printer market in Africa, and provides estimates in terms of revenue (USD million) from 2013 to 2019. Market estimates have been provided for all types of printers across countries, namely, South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Madagascar, Namibia, Zambia, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, and Mozambique. The market has been segmented as follows:

Africa Printer Market Analysis, by Type
Laser printer
Inkjet printer
Dot-matrix printer

Africa Printer Market Analysis, by Country
South Africa
Angola
Botswana
Madagascar
Namibia
Zambia
Tanzania
Zimbabwe
Mozambique
Rest of Africa

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Electricity Meters Market Growth 2012 - 2018

The demand for smart electricity meters was 25 million units in 2011, and is expected to reach over 148 million units in 2018, growing at a CAGR of 18.7% from 2012 to 2018. In terms of revenue, the market was valued at USD 4.0 billion in 2011, and is expected to reach USD 19.8 billion in 2018, growing at a CAGR of 16.5% from 2012 to 2018.


Increasing smart meter penetration due to benefits such as prepayment facilities, fraud detection, peak consumption knowledge, and energy saving is expected to drive the market over the forecast period. Significant regulatory initiatives, especially in the European Union, are estimated to assist in a large number of smart meter rollouts in the coming years. In addition, growing awareness of the importance of ensuring energy efficiency by controlling electricity usage during peak hours is expected to positively impact smart meter demand. On the other hand, credible security concerns among consumers due to lack of standardization and privacy issues are expected to deter market growth over the next few years.

Meters used for residential purposes held the largest market share in 2011, a trend that is expected to continue in the coming years. Residential applications accounted for over 81% of global smart meter units in 2011 while contributing to only 26.3% of the overall revenue. The demand for commercial smart meters is expected to reach 15.8 million units by 2018.

North America led the global market in 2011; however, Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market in the coming years, and is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 20.5% from 2012 to 2018.


The market is fairly consolidated, with the top four players accounting for over 60% of the overall demand in 2011. Key participants include Itron, Landis+Gyr, Elster, Sensus, Holley Metering Ltd., General Electric, and Jiangsu Linyang Electronics Co., Ltd. among others.

The report analyzes the global electricity meters market in terms of new installations by estimating it on the basis of revenue (USD million) and volume (million units). The market has been segmented as follows:

Electricity Meters Market, by Application:
Residential
Commercial
Industrial

Electricity Meters Market, by Geography:
North America
EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa)
Asia Pacific
Rest of the World (RoW)


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Thursday, 10 July 2014

Commercial Fluorescent Lighting Market Size - 2017

Latin American Commercial fluorescent lighting market was worth USD 212.3 million in 2011 and is expected to reach USD 531.2 million in 2017, growing at a CAGR of 16.5% from 2011 to 2017. The report focuses on the specified seven countries including Brazil, Argentina, Cuba, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Panama. In the overall Latin America market, Brazil is expected to maintain its lead position in terms of revenue till 2017.


The commercial fluorescent lighting market is driven by growing industrialization, reduced installation cost, extended products' life, low maintenance cost and rising population. Commercial fluorescent lighting technology has witnessed significant technological improvement in the past ten years and is gaining popularity worldwide, especially in developing economies because of their high saving potential and environment friendly aspects. The commercial fluorescent lighting products are more energy efficient and last almost ten times longer than conventional incandescent bulbs.

Owing to investment perspective, the market for commercial fluorescent lighting in Latin America and is still fresh and open for new market players. Brazil and Argentina are estimated to take lead in relative market share in commercial fluorescent lighting implementation and are forecasted to aggressively lift-up on the deployment of energy efficient lighting solutions. Latin America lighting market is expected to grow robustly in anticipation of infrastructure developments for the World Cup scheduled in 2014 and the Olympics scheduled in 2016.

The major geographic markets covered for commercial fluorescent lights for research purpose include Brazil, Argentina, Cuba, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Panama. Panama commercial fluorescent lighting market has enough growth potential considering the growing population, tourism development policies and establishment of various industries. Thus commercial fluorescent lighting market in Panama is estimated to grow effectively from 2011 to 2017 at a CAGR of 14.5%.


This research is specially designed to estimate and analyze the demand and performance of commercial fluorescent lighting market in Latin America. This research provides in-depth analysis of commercial fluorescent lighting product manufacturers, product sales and trend analysis by segments and demand by specified geography. The study presents a comprehensive assessment of the stakeholder strategies and winning imperatives for them by segmenting the commercial fluorescent lighting market as below

Latin America

Brazil
Argentina
Cuba
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
Jamaica
Panama


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Friday, 4 July 2014

GaN Semiconductor Devices Market Trends 2013 - 2019

The market was valued at USD 379.82 million in 2012, which is expected to reach USD 2,203.73 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 24.6% from 2013 to 2019. North America was the largest contributor to global GaN semiconductor devices market accounting for 32.1% of the overall GaN semiconductors devices market in 2012. Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market for GaN semiconductor devices during the forecast period, growing at a CAGR of 27.7% from 2013 to 2019. This is mainly due to the rapid growth in the electronic industry in Asia Pacific.

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The growing demand for high speed, high temperature and power handling capabilities have made the semiconductor industry rethink upon the designs and materials used in semiconductors. As various faster and smaller computing devices are coming forth, the use of silicon in semiconductors is making it difficult to sustain Moore's Law. Owing to the unique characteristics of GaN such as superior noise factor, high maximum current, high breakdown voltage, and high oscillation frequency, GaN poses to be a unique material of choice for numerous applications such as military, aerospace and defense sector, automotive sector and high power applications such as industrial, solar, power and wind . GaN is power efficient as it requires less heat sink compared to silicon. Growing application areas as well as increased demand from military is the major driving force for the growth of GaN semiconductor devices market. The increase in demand is mainly due to significant reduction in weight and size of devices obtained by usage of GaN. In addition, developments in improving the breakdown voltage of GaN are expected to boost the usage of GaN in the field of electro-mobility.

In 2012, opto semiconductor was the major product type and accounted for 96.6% of the global GaN semiconductor device market. This was mainly due to adoption of GaN opto semiconductors in military, aerospace, defense and consumer electronics sector. However power semiconductor segment is expected to grow at the fastest rate during the forecast period. This is mainly due to growing need of high power devices for industrial applications.

Among different applications, military, defense and aerospace sector held the highest market share and was valued at USD 81.68 million in 2012. Consumer electronics was the second largest application segment followed by ICT and automotive sector. With the introduction of 4G network, the demand for high power transistors and base stations is expected to rise. Hence the demand for GaN power semiconductors in ICT is expected to grow at the fastest pace. North America was the market leader in 2012, followed by Europe, Asia Pacific and RoW..

The global Photonic IC market is highly fragmented and competitive. Major industry participants include Fujitsu Limited (Japan), GaN Systems Inc (Canada), Freescale Semiconductors Incorporated (U.S.), International Rectifier Corporation (U.S.), Cree Inc (U.S.), Nichia Corporation (Japan) and RF Micro Devices Inc. (U.S.) among others.

GaN Semiconductor Device Market, by product type

Power semiconductors
Schottky Diode
Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor (MOSFETs)
High Electron Mobility Transistors (HEMTs)
Others (Rectifiers, other advanced transistor types)
Opto semiconductors
Light Emitting Diodes
Laser Diodes

GaN Semiconductor Device Market, by application

Computer Sector
ICT Sector
Automotive Sector
Military, Aerospace and Defense
Consumer Electronics
Medical
Others

GaN Semiconductor Device Market, by geography

North America
Europe
Asia Pacific
RoW

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Friday, 20 June 2014

GaN Semiconductor Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "GaN Semiconductor Devices (Power semiconductors, Opto semiconductors) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the market was valued at USD 379.82 million in 2012, which is expected to reach USD 2,203.73 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 24.6% from 2013 to 2019. North America was the largest contributor to global GaN semiconductor devices market accounting for 32.1% of the overall GaN semiconductors devices market in 2012. Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market for GaN semiconductor devices during the forecast period, growing at a CAGR of 27.7% from 2013 to 2019. This is mainly due to the rapid growth in the electronic industry in Asia Pacific.


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The growing demand for high speed, high temperature and power handling capabilities have made the semiconductor industry rethink upon the designs and materials used in semiconductors. As various faster and smaller computing devices are coming forth, the use of silicon in semiconductors is making it difficult to sustain Moore's Law. Owing to the unique characteristics of GaN such as superior noise factor, high maximum current, high breakdown voltage, and high oscillation frequency, GaN poses to be a unique material of choice for numerous applications such as military, aerospace and defense sector, automotive sector and high power applications such as industrial, solar, power and wind . GaN is power efficient as it requires less heat sink compared to silicon. Growing application areas as well as increased demand from military is the major driving force for the growth of GaN semiconductor devices market. The increase in demand is mainly due to significant reduction in weight and size of devices obtained by usage of GaN. In addition, developments in improving the breakdown voltage of GaN are expected to boost the usage of GaN in the field of electro-mobility.




In 2012, opto semiconductor was the major product type and accounted for 96.6% of the global GaN semiconductor device market. This was mainly due to adoption of GaN opto semiconductors in military, aerospace, defense and consumer electronics sector. However power semiconductor segment is expected to grow at the fastest rate during the forecast period. This is mainly due to growing need of high power devices for industrial applications.


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 Among different applications, military, defense and aerospace sector held the highest market share and was valued at USD 81.68 million in 2012. Consumer electronics was the second largest application segment followed by ICT and automotive sector. With the introduction of 4G network, the demand for high power transistors and base stations is expected to rise. Hence the demand for GaN power semiconductors in ICT is expected to grow at the fastest pace. North America was the market leader in 2012, followed by Europe, Asia Pacific and RoW.
The global Photonic IC market is highly fragmented and competitive. Major industry participants include Fujitsu Limited (Japan), GaN Systems Inc (Canada), Freescale Semiconductors Incorporated (U.S.), International Rectifier Corporation (U.S.), Cree Inc (U.S.), Nichia Corporation (Japan) and RF Micro Devices Inc. (U.S.) among others.


Photonic Integrated Circuit (IC) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 – 2019

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Photonic IC Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the market was valued at USD 160.1 million in 2012, which is expected to reach USD 996.2 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 31.3% from 2013 to 2019. Cost reduction achieved by integrating different optical components such as lasers, detectors, modulators and others into a single unique package is the major driving force for the growth of photonic integrated circuits (PIC) market. Growing application areas, especially in the field of optical communication, sensing and biophotonics coupled with improvements offered in power consumption, reliability and data transfer speed have further fueled the growth of this market.


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 The advancements in computation power and image processing capabilities are expected to have positive impact on the growth of PIC based products in biophotonics applications. The use of photons for the purpose of computation, offering high-speed data processing and data transfer and data provides a sound opportunity for the growth of PIC market. In 2012, hybrid integration was the major integration technology used in PICs, accounting for 56.3% of the global PIC market. Although hybrid integration is expected to remain the dominant integration technology, monolithic integration is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR of 36.3% from 2013 to 2019. This can be attributed to the improvements offered in reliability, space reduction, power efficiency, and stabilization processes. On the other hand, the share for module integration is expected to decrease over the forecast period owing to its inferior integration capabilities as compared to other integration technologies.




Indium Phosphide and Silicon-on-Insulator are preferred raw materials used in PICs, collectively accounted for two-third of the total revenue generated in 2012. Indium Phosphide has the ability to integrate both optical and passive functions and components. In addition, InP allows cost-effective mass production using advanced high-yield semiconductor manufacturing processes. Silicon substrates, offering ease in fabrication, and relatively low manufacturing cost are also widely used in PICs.
In terms of applications, optical communications held the highest market share, and was valued at USD 100.9 million in 2012.  It is expect to maintain its dominance over the forecast period, growing at a CAGR of 32.9%. This is attributed to growing demand for high-speed communication and rise in data center and WAN applications. In 2012, sensing and biophotonics were the other major application segments, collectively accounting for around 33% of the global PIC market. Optical signal processing application is expected to increase significantly after the commercialization of photonic computing.  


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North America was the market leader in 2012, followed by Europe and Asia Pacific. Asia Pacific is expected to grow at a CAGR of 35.2% from 2013 to 2019. Increasing number of manufacturing facilities coupled with significant growth in data center applications is expected to fuel the growth in Asia Pacific. The global PIC market is highly fragmented and competitive. Major industry participants include Infinera Corporation (U.S.), Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd (China), Alcatel-Lucent (France), Avago Technologies (Singapore), JDS Uniphase Corporation (U.S.), Finisar Corporation (U.S.), and Intel Corporation (U.S.) among others.


Friday, 6 June 2014

Circuit Breakers and Fuses Market is Expected to Reach USD 15.90 Billion in 2019: Transparency Market Research

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Circuit Breakers and Fuses (Low voltage, Medium voltage and High voltage) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019", the market was valued at USD 11.16 billion in 2012, and is expected to reach USD 15.90 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 5.2% from 2013 to 2019. Lack of adequate power infrastructure and increasing demand for reliable electricity delivery are the major driving forces of this market.

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 Majority of electronic devices and equipments cannot distinguish between normal loads and overloads. Hence, electronic devices keep drawing current until they burn themselves. Circuit breakers and fuses act as vital protecting devices by limiting and minimizing fault. However, the choice between fuses and circuit breakers are governed by space, maintenance and environmental restraints, and customer maintenance.


 Globally, circuit breakers held majority of shares over fuses in 2012. This owes to emergence of smart grids and efforts taken by various governments across the globe to propose new regulations that are expected to have significant impact on energy efficiency. By voltage type, low voltage circuit breakers held majority of share over medium voltage and high voltage circuit breakers due to cost competitiveness offered by them.

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Geographically, North America dominated the circuit breakers and fuses market in 2012. This is attributed to stringent legal directives and regulations to replace old and worn out power infrastructure. However, emerging economies in Asia Pacific such as Korea, Taiwan, India, China and Japan are expected to be the fastest growing regions for circuit breakers and fuses market. This growth is majorly driven by rapid urbanization and expansion of power generation and transmission industry, construction and transportation sector among others.


The global circuit breakers and fuses market contains numerous small scale as well as large scale players. However, General Electric held majority of shares in 2012. Major industry participants include ABB Ltd, Alstom SA, Eaton Corporation, G&W Electric Company, General Electric, Maxwell Technologies Ltd., Mitsubishi Electric, Pennsylvania Breaker LLC, Schneider Electric SA, Siemens AG, and Toshiba Corporation.