Global Analysis for Microcars and Microelectric Vehicles Market

Microcars - A Global Market Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Apr 9, 2015, 96 Pages
US$4,500.00
GIA-MCP7800

Global Analysis for Microcars and Microelectric Vehicles Market

This report analyzes the Global market for Microcars in Units. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a four-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 38 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Daimler AG
Grecav Auto Srl
Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd.
PSA Peugeot Citroën S.A
Piaggio & C. Spa


TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definition and Scope of Study                             I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. MARKET OVERVIEW & ANALYSIS                                         II-1
      Microcars - Pacing Up to Alter Global Auto Landscape              II-1
      Peek into Major Growth Drivers                                    II-2
      Key Market Inhibitors                                             II-2
      Key Statistical Findings                                          II-3
       Table 1: World Passenger Car Market: Annual Sales in Thousand
       Units for Years 2014 & 2018 by Geographic Region/Country
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-3

       Table 2: Leading Players in the World Passenger Car Market
       (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales by Company
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-3

       Table 3: Global Cars Market (2014): Percentage Breakdown of
       Volume Sales by Category (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-4

       Table 4: Global Small Cars Market (2014 & 2018): Percentage
       Breakdown of Volume Sales by Region (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-4

  2. TRENDS AND ISSUES                                                  II-5
      Microcars Go Electric                                             II-5
       Table 5: Worldwide Electric Vehicles Market (2014):
       Percentage Share of Unit Sales by Vehicle Class - Light Duty
       and Heavy Duty (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              II-5
       Growing Trend towards Small and Low-Speed Electric Vehicles      II-5
      Fuel Efficiency and Vehicle Emission Standards Gain Increased
       Focus                                                            II-6
       Review of Green House Gas Emissions and Fuel Economy
        Standards for Vehicles Across the World                         II-6
      Hybrid Cars to Remain in Race in Near Term                        II-7
      Government Incentives Driving the Microelectric Car Segment       II-7
      Changing Mobility Trends Affect Design Changes                    II-7
      Safety Aspect Remains High Priority among Consumers               II-8
      Stringent Eco-Norms and Safety Rules to Increase Prices of
       Microcars                                                        II-8
      Adoption of E-Trikes Gains Momentum in Indonesia                  II-8
      Foray of Quadricycle Microcars in Israel                          II-8
      Small Engine Compact Cars to Witness Robust Demand                II-8
      Convergence - A Highlighting Feature                              II-9
      Technologies Evolve to Revolutionize Driving Experience           II-9
      In-Car Internet Connectivity - The Next Mega Trend                II-10
      Marked Shifts in Automotive Value Chains                          II-10

  3. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE                                              II-11
      Peek into Select Microcar Models                                  II-11

  4. REGIONAL PERSPECTIVE                                               II-13

  4a. NORTH AMERICA                                                     II-13
      A.Market Analysis                                                 II-13
        Micro Electric Cars Gain Prominence                             II-13
        New Car Models to Drive the Micro Segment                       II-14
        US Government Announces 54.5-mpg CAFÉ Standard for Improved
         Emission Norms and Fuel Efficiency                             II-14
      B.Market Analytics                                                II-15
        Table 6: North American Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market with
        Annual Sales in Units for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-15

        Table 7: North American Historic Review for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market with Annual Sales in
        Units for Years 2010 through 2013 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-16

  4b. JAPAN                                                             II-17
      A.Market Analysis                                                 II-17
        Government Initiatives to Propel Microcar Segment               II-17
        Leading Players                                                 II-17
         Table 8: Leading Players in the Japanese Mini Cars Market
         (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales for
         Daihatsu Motor, Suzuki Motor, Honda Motor Co., and Others
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           II-18
      B.Market Analytics                                                II-18
        Table 9: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market with Annual
        Sales in Units for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-18

        Table 10: Japanese Historic Review for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market with Annual Sales in
        Units for Years 2010 through 2013 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-19

  4c. EUROPE                                                            II-20
      A.Market Analysis                                                 II-20
        Table 11: UK Quadricycle Microcars Market (2011-2014):
        Breakdown of Number of Licensed Vehicles (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-21
        Top Cities for Microcars                                        II-21
        Solar Electric Microcar - A New Development                     II-21
      B.Market Analytics                                                II-22
        Table 12: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market with Annual
        Sales in Units for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-22

        Table 13: European Historic Review for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market with Annual Sales in
        Units for Years 2010 through 2013 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-23

  5. GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY - A REVIEW                              II-24
      Cautiously Optimistic Outlook for the Global Economy Provides
       Hope                                                             II-24
      Europe Hopes for Recovery Despite Volatility & Risks of a Relapse II-26
       Table 14: EU Real GDP Growth Rates in % by Country (2014 &
       2015) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       II-28
       European Debt Crisis Escalates & Hits the Automotive Industry
        Hard                                                            II-28
        Table 15: European Automobile Market: Plant Capacity
        Utilization for the Years 2007, 2010, 2011 & 2012 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-29
      Expanding Automotive Production Activity in Asia-Pacific          II-29
       China & India to Play Important Role                             II-30
       China’s Slowing GDP and its Impact on the Asian Automotive
        Industry                                                        II-30
        Table 16: Chinese Passenger Cars Market (2003, 2011 & 2013):
        Value of Car Sales as a Percentage of GDP (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-32

        Table 17: Chinese Automotive Industry (2013): Percentage
        Share Breakdown of Unit Sales by Province (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-32
        Mini Electric Cars Gaining Prominence                           II-33
        Aiming at Global Leadership in Electric Car Market              II-33
       India - A Promising Market for Small Cars                        II-34
        Table 18: Indian Hatchback Cars Market (2014): Percentage
        Breakdown of Volume Sales by Company (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-35

        Table 19: Indian Hatchback Cars Market (2014): Percentage
        Breakdown of Share by Segment (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-35

  6. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-36
      Definition                                                        II-36
      History and Evolution                                             II-36
      Endearing Benefits of Microcars                                   II-37

  7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS                                  II-38
      Tata Unveils Nano Twist                                           II-38
      KAIST Develops Foldable and Compact Electric Car                  II-38
      Mercedes to Develop X-Class                                       II-38
      Honda Unveils MC-beta                                             II-38
      Rinspeed Unveils MicroMAX                                         II-38
      Honda Develops Micro-Sized EV Prototype                           II-38
      Tata Technologies Unveils eMO Micro Electric Vehicle              II-38
      Modi Develops Pius                                                II-38
      Toyota Showcases Micro Electric Car “INSECT”                      II-38

  8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-39
      Micro Car Establishes Assembly Plant                              II-39
      Micro Cars and Amana Bank Join Forces                             II-39
      Micro Cars to Establish Production and Assembly Facility          II-39
      Polaris Takes Over Aixam Mega                                     II-39
      Toyota Tsusho and National University of Singapore Collaborate
       for Research on Electric Vehicles                                II-39
      AZAPA to Manufacture Electric Driven Micro Compact Cars           II-39

  9. FOCUS ON SELECT KEY PLAYERS                                        II-40
      Daimler AG (Germany)                                              II-40
      Grecav Auto Srl (Italy)                                           II-40
      Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (India)                 II-40
      PSA Peugeot Citroën S.A (France)                                  II-41
      Piaggio & C. Spa (Italy)                                          II-41
      Renault S.A. (France)                                             II-41
       Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)                                   II-42
      Suzuki Motor Corp. (Japan)                                        II-42
      Tata Motors Limited (India)                                       II-43
      Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan)                                  II-43
       Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)                                 II-44


 III. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 38 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 44)

     The United States (6)
     Japan (11)
     Europe (21)
     - France (5)
     - Germany (2)
     - The United Kingdom (6)
     - Italy (6)
     - Rest of Europe (2)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (6)
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