January 26, 2015

  • Global Market for Thin, Flexible and Printed Batteries

    The Market for Thin, Flexible and Printed Batteries Will Increase to Over $300M by 2024

    Form factor is becoming a major driver shaping innovation and transforming the energy storage industry globally. This is fueled by the emergence of new market categories such as wearable electronic devices and Internet of Things, which demand thinness and flexibility. According to a new study, “Flexible, Printed and Thin Film Batteries 2015-2025: Technologies, Forecasts, Players“,  these new market categories will help the market for thin and flexible batteries reach $300 million in 2024.

  • Wireless M2M & IoT Market Opportunities

    Wireless M2M & IoT Market Opportunities Report

    Global spending on wireless M2M technology is expected to reach nearly $200 Billion by the end of 2014. Despite its low ARPU, the wireless M2M market has become a key focus of many mobile network operators as their traditional voice and data markets become saturated. Likewise, government and regulatory initiatives such as the EU initiatives to have a smart meter penetration level of 80% by 2020 and the mandatory inclusion of automotive safety systems such as eCall in all new car models, have also helped to drive overall wireless M2M connections and revenue.

  • Electronics Production by Country

    Growth in Electronics Production by Country

    Growth within the global electronics industry started to gain momentum in the later part of 2013 a trend which will continue in 2014 and then accelerate in the period to 2017, with stronger growth in the emerging markets. Growth is being driven by the improved outlook for the global economy although downside risks still remain. The Volume 2 of the Yearbook of World Electronics Data tracks developments in the electronics industry for 16 countries with emphasis on the Americas, Japan and the Asia Pacific.

  • UAV Market Research Report

    The U.S. UAV Market Will Grow to $15 Billion in 2020

    “UAV Market Research Study” will assess the size and growth of the total Unmanned Aerial Vehicle market from large DOD UAVs to Do-it-Yourself (DIY) UAVs for amateurs. The study covers the following major market sectors: DOD, Civil, Commercial, Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) , DIY Amateur, and Radio Control. According to this report, the U.S. market will grow from $5 billion in 2013 to $15 billion in 2020. This market will be driven by growth in the commercial and Do-it-Yourself markets.

  • Wireless Sensor Networks

    Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) Market Report

    ELECTRONICS.CA PUBLICATIONS announces the availability of a new report entitled “Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) 2014-2024: Forecasts, Technologies, Players”.  According to this report, WSN market will grow to $1.8 billion in 2024. These figures refer to WSN defined as wireless mesh networks, i.e. self-healing and self-organising. Wireless Sensor Networks will eventually enable the automatic monitoring of forest fires, avalanches, hurricanes, failure of country wide utility equipment, traffic, hospitals and much more over wide areas, something previously impossible. It has started already with more humble killer applications such as automating meter readings in buildings, and manufacture and process control. The WSN business…

New Releases in Technology & Market Research

Key Nano-technologies and Markets in 2015 and Beyond

Jan 16, 2015

Nanotechnology and nanomaterials are key enablers for a whole new generation of products and processes, some of which have come onto the market in 2014 in sectors such as consumer electronics. The Nanotechnology Industry Review and Prospects Report is a comprehensive guide to materials, markets and products in nanotech over the past 12 months and future developments. This publication details leading developments within the industry during this period. 2014 witnessed numerous major advances enabled by nanomaterials in consumer electronics (quantum dots), medicine and coatings technology. The number of nanocellulose and graphene producers and applications developers has grown significantly. Other 2D…

Carbon Nanotube Transparent Conductor Market to Surpass $500 million in 2022

Jan 14, 2015

ELECTRONICS.CA PUBLICATIONS announces the availability of a new report entitled “Markets for Carbon Nanotubes as Transparent Conductors”.  According to this report, conductive coatings (TCs) based on carbon nanotubes (CNTs) will generate almost $300 million in revenues by 2020, rising to more than $0.5 billion by 2022.  However, while suppliers of CNT TCs are currently focusing on the opportunities in touch panels, a bigger opportunity for these materials will be found in thin-film photovoltaics (TFPV) and anti-static coatings.

Global Market for Active Optical Cables is Projected to Surpass US$2 Billion by 2020

Jan 13, 2015

ELECTRONICS.CA PUBLICATIONS announces the availability of a new report on the global Active Optical Cables market, covering the industry segments, trends, growth drivers, market share, market size and demand forecasts.  Global market for Active Optical Cables (AOC) is projected to surpass US$2 billion by 2020, driven by bandwidth explosion, expansion of internet infrastructure, and advancements in fiber optics technology. Need For Bandwidth Drives Demand for Active Optical Cables Active Optical Cables present an integral part of contemporary data communication platforms. Defined as a cabling solution that provides electrical to optical conversion on cable ends for improved speed and distance efficiency, active optical…

5G Wireless Ecosystem Research and Trial Investments to Reach $5 Billion by 2020

Jan 7, 2015

While LTE and LTE-Advanced deployments are still underway, wireless carriers and vendors have already embarked on R&D initiatives to develop so-called “5G” technology, with a vision of commercialization by 2020. 5G is essentially a revolutionary paradigm shift in wireless networking to support the throughput, latency, and scalability requirements of future use cases such as extreme bandwidth augmented reality applications and connectivity management for billions of M2M (Machine to Machine) devices. Although 5G is yet to be standardized, some of the collectively accepted attributes of the technology include new air interface transmission schemes, new spectrum bands, spectrum aggregation, Massive MIMO, beamforming,…

Global Market for Optical Network Semiconductor Components to Reach $7.6 Billion in 2019

Jan 7, 2015

ELECTRONICS.CA PUBLICATIONS announces the availability of a new report entitled “Optical Network Components: Global Markets”.  This study reveals that the ongoing migration from lower speed to higher speed connections is providing optical network component suppliers with a recurring revenue stream. Optical network semiconductors will witness an increase from $6.4 billion in 2014 to $7.6 billion in 2019, registering a 3.2% rise in compound annual growth rate (CAGR). The result is that optic components will continue to be an area of prime interest to silicon suppliers.

Worldwide Market for Thermal Management Products to Reach $15.56 Billion by 2018

Jan 6, 2015

ELECTRONICS.CA PUBLICATIONS announces the availability of a new report entitled “Electronic Thermal Management – Technologies, Materials, Devices, New Developments, Industry Structure and Global Markets”. According to this study, the worldwide market for thermal management products is predicted to grow from about $8.8 billion in 2013 to $15.56 billion by 2018, at an average annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.1%.

Impact of Oil Price Drop on Fiber Optic Sensors Market

Jan 6, 2015

The distributed fiber optic sensor market stood at $585 million in 2013. The market was projected to be $1.5 billion in 2018 with 70% associated with the oil and gas segments. The sudden and unexpected drop in oil prices will negatively impact the market with the overall forecast falling short of the $1.5 billion forecast according to an updated and revised market survey report conducted by the Photonic Sensor Consortium and offered by Electronics.ca Publications. The long term picture is still optimistic, but a short term contraction is likely.

Crystal Oscillator Market Worth $3.2 Billion By 2020

Jan 5, 2015

According to a new market research report “Crystal Oscillator Market – Global Forecast to 2020″, the total Crystal Oscillator Market is expected to reach nearly $3.2 Billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 5% from 2014 to 2020. Crystal Oscillator Market is expected to experience healthy growth in some major applications such as telecom & networking and consumer electronics due to the evolution in the smart phones and tablet market and deployment of the advanced wireless technologies such as 3G, 4G, and LTE.

S. Korean and Taiwanese Companies Control 56% of Global 300mm Fab Capacity

Dec 31, 2014

Vast majority of that wafer capacity is local to those two countries. Information in this Research Bulletin comes from the Global Wafer Capacity 2015-2019 Report, which was released this month.  The new report provides great detail regarding the current status and forecast of global wafer fab capacity.  More information found at the end of this bulletin.

Can “Make in India” become sustainable for Indian Semiconductor manufacturing sector with coming macroeconomic changes in 2015?

Dec 30, 2014

The semiconductor manufacturing is most capital intensive business and it is very important to make these investments sustainable in short term in order to ensure profitability in long term. Sustainability of the semiconductor wafer fabs involves being able to keep the fabs in operation 24×7 to reduce the tool idle time and manufacturing semiconductor wafers that meet the growing demand for consumer electronics and military needs.