Global Analysis for Microcars and Microelectric Vehicles Market

Microcars - A Global Market Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jan 18, 2018, 129 Pages
US$4,500.00
GIA-MCP7800

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Microcars in Units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Japan, Europe, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-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 31 companies including many key and niche players such as -

  • Daimler AG (Germany)
  • Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited (India)
  • Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)
  • Groupe PSA (France)
  • Piaggio & C. Spa (Italy)
  • Renault S.A. (France)
  • Suzuki Motor Corporation (Japan)
  • Tata Motors Limited (India)
  • Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan)
  • Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Microcars - A Global Market Report
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
      Urban Transpiration Issues to the Fore                            II-2
       Advent of Innovative Technologies Fuel Demand for Sustainable
        Vehicles                                                        II-2
      Need for Businesses to Embrace Microcars                          II-3
      Consumer Perceptions - A Major Hindrance for Adoption of
       Microcars                                                        II-4
       Low Volumes and High Costs Lead to Higher Prices                 II-4
      Changing Perceptions of Transportation Bode Well for Microcars    II-5
      Peek into Major Growth Drivers                                    II-5
       High Fuel Prices                                                 II-5
       Government Efforts                                               II-5
       Advanced Technology Plug-Ins                                     II-5
       Endeavors by Vehicle Makers                                      II-6
      Key Market Inhibitors                                             II-6
       Safety Features                                                  II-6
       Urban and Rural Setting                                          II-6
      Outlook                                                           II-6

  2. GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY - A REVIEW                              II-7
      A Prelude                                                         II-7
      Global Automobile Production on a Growth Avenue                   II-7
       Opportunity Indicators                                           II-8
        Table 1: Global Automobile Market: Passenger Cars and
        Commercial Vehicles Production for the Years 2015, 2016,
        2018, 2020 & 2022 (in Million Units) (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-8

        Table 2: Global Automobile Market: Passenger Cars and
        Commercial Vehicles Production by Region (2016 & 2020) (in
        Million Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)             II-8

        Table 3: World Automotive Market (2015 & 2016): Percentage
        Market Share Breakdown of Unit Production by Company
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            II-9

        Table 4: Global Cars Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of
        Volume Sales by Category (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-9

        Table 5: Global Small Cars Market (2016 & 2020): Percentage
        Breakdown of Volume Sales by Region (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-10
      Automotive Industry - A Global Market with Local Connotations     II-10
       Table 6: Global Automotive Market (2016): Percentage Share
       Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Non-Domestic OEMs for Select
       Regions (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                     II-11
      Emerging Markets to Drive Automotive Industry                     II-11
      Expanding Automotive Production in Asia-Pacific                   II-12
       China & India to Play Important Role                             II-12
       Chinese Growth Cools Down but Still Growing at a Healthy Rate    II-12
        Mini Electric Cars Gaining Prominence                           II-13
        Aiming at Global Leadership in Electric Car Market              II-13
       India - A Promising Market for Small Cars                        II-14
        Table 7: Indian Hatchback Cars Market (2016): Percentage
        Breakdown of Volume Sales by Company (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-15

        Table 8: Indian Hatchback Cars Market (2016): Percentage
        Breakdown of Share by Segment (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-15

  3. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE                                              II-16
      Microcars - A Niche Segment                                       II-16
       Peek into Select Microcar Models                                 II-16

  4. TRENDS AND ISSUES                                                  II-18
      Microcars Go Electric                                             II-18
       Table 9: Worldwide Electric Vehicles Market (2016):
       Percentage Share of Unit Sales by Vehicle Class - Light Duty
       and Heavy Duty (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              II-18
       Growing Trend towards Small and Low-Speed Electric Vehicles      II-18
      Fuel Efficiency and Vehicle Emission Standards Gain Increased
       Focus                                                            II-19
        Review of Green House Gas Emissions and Fuel Economy
         Standards for Vehicles Across the World                        II-19
      Hybrid Cars to Remain in Race in Near Term                        II-20
      Government Incentives Driving the Microelectric Car Segment       II-20
      Changing Mobility Trends Affect Design Changes                    II-20
      Safety Aspect Remains High Priority among Consumers               II-21
      Stringent Eco-Norms and Safety Rules to Increase Prices of
       Microcars                                                        II-21
      Adoption of E-Trikes Gains Momentum in Indonesia                  II-21
      Foray of Quadricycle Microcars in Israel                          II-21
      Small Engine Compact Cars to Witness Robust Demand                II-22
      Convergence - A Highlighting Feature                              II-22
      Technologies Evolve to Revolutionize Driving Experience           II-22
      In-Car Internet Connectivity - The Next Mega Trend                II-23
      Marked Shifts in Automotive Value Chains                          II-23

  5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-24
      Definition                                                        II-24
      History and Evolution                                             II-24
      Endearing Benefits of Microcars                                   II-25

  6. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS                                  II-26
      Mini Unveils Electric Powered Concept                             II-26
      BYD to Launch Small Electric Vehicles for Rural Markets           II-26
      Mahindra Unveils 'e2oPlus'                                        II-26
      Honda and Kabuku Launch New Micro Car                             II-26
      Mahindra Launches e2o Electric Car in the UK                      II-26
      Micro Mobility Systems Unveils Prototype of Electric Microlino    II-26

  7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-27
      Suzuki Stops Sales of Celerio in Australia                        II-27
      Mercedes Benz to Move to All Electric Propulsion for Smart in
       the US                                                           II-27
      Siparex Acquires Majority Stake in Ligier                         II-27
      PSA Peugeot Citroën Changes Name to Groupe PSA                    II-27

  8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS                                            II-28
      Daimler AG (Germany)                                              II-28
      Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited (India)                        II-28
      Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)                                    II-29
      Groupe PSA (France)                                               II-29
      Piaggio & C. Spa (Italy)                                          II-30
      Renault S.A. (France)                                             II-30
      Suzuki Motor Corporation (Japan)                                  II-30
      Tata Motors Limited (India)                                       II-31
      Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan)                                  II-31
       Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)                                 II-32

  9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-33
      Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
      Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles by Geographic Region - US,
      Japan, Europe, and Rest of World Markets Independently
      Analyzed with Annual Sales in Units for Years 2016 through
      2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         II-33

      Table 11: World Historic Review for Microcars/ Microelectric
      Vehicles by Geographic Region - US, Japan, Europe, and Rest of
      World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in
      Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)                                                      II-34

      Table 12: World 14-Year Perspective for
      Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles by Geographic Region -
      Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for US, Japan, Europe, and
      Rest of World Markets for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-35


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-1
        US Automotive Market Overview                                   III-1
         Table 13: US Automotive Market (2016): Percentage Share
         Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-1
         SUVs Rule the Roost                                            III-1
          Table 14: US Automotive Market (2016): Percentage Share
          Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Category (includes
          corresponding Graph/Chart)                                    III-2
        Micro Electric Cars Gain Prominence                             III-2
        New Car Models to Drive the Micro Segment                       III-3
        New CAFÉ Standards to Drive Innovative Solutions                III-3
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-4
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-4
        Table 15: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market Analyzed with Annual
        Sales in Units for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-4

        Table 16: US Historic Review for Microcars/ Microelectric
        Vehicles Market Analyzed with Annual Sales in Units for
        Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-5

  2. JAPAN                                                              III-6
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-6
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-6
        Toyota Dominates the Japanese Automotive Market                 III-6
         Table 17: Japanese Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-6
        Government Initiatives to Propel Microcar Segment               III-6
        Leading Players in Mini Car Market                              III-7
         Table 18: Leading Players in the Japanese Mini Cars Market
         (2016): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales for
         Daihatsu Motor, Suzuki Motor, Honda Motor Co., and Others
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-7
        Product Launch                                                  III-8
        Select Players                                                  III-8
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-10
        Table 19: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market Analyzed with
        Annual Sales in Units for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-10

        Table 20: Japanese Historic Review for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market Analyzed with Annual
        Sales in Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-11

  3. EUROPE                                                             III-12
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-12
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-12
        European Automotive Market - An Overview                        III-12
         Table 21: European Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-12
         A Unique Market Leaning Towards Hatchbacks and Diesel          III-13
          Table 22: European Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
          Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Category (includes
          corresponding Graph/Chart)                                    III-13
        Quadricycles Dominate the Market                                III-13
        Need for Businesses to Embrace Microcars                        III-14
        Top Cities for Microcars                                        III-15
        Solar Electric Microcar - A New Development                     III-15
        Product Launches                                                III-16
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-16
        Select Players                                                  III-17
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-19
        Table 23: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market Analyzed with
        Annual Sales in Units for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-19

        Table 24: European Historic Review for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market Analyzed with Annual
        Sales in Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-20

  4. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-21
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-21
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-21
        Overview of Select Markets                                      III-21
         China                                                          III-21
          Overview of Chinese Automotive Market                         III-21
           Key Statistics:                                              III-22
            Table 25: Chinese Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
            Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
            corresponding Graph/Chart)                                  III-22

            Table 26: Chinese Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
            Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Brand (includes
            corresponding Graph/Chart)                                  III-22
          Chinese Growth Cools Down but Still Growing at a Healthy Rate III-22
           Mini Electric Cars Gaining Prominence                        III-23
         India                                                          III-23
          Pollution and Traffic Congestion Fuels Growth of Micro
           Cars in India                                                III-23
          India - A Promising Market for Small Cars                     III-24
           Table 27: Indian Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
           Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
           corresponding Graph/Chart)                                   III-24
         Japanese Players Dominate the Southeast Asian Automotive
          Market                                                        III-25
          Key Statistical Findings:                                     III-25
           Table 28: Southeast Asian Automotive Market (2016):
           Percentage Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company
           (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         III-25

           Table 29: Indonesian Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
           Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
           corresponding Graph/Chart)                                   III-25

           Table 30: Thai Automotive Market (2016): Percentage Share
           Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
           corresponding Graph/Chart)                                   III-26

           Table 31: Malaysian Automotive Market (2016): Percentage
           Share Breakdown of Automobile Sales by Company (includes
           corresponding Graph/Chart)                                   III-26
        Product Launches                                                III-26
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-27
        Select Players                                                  III-27
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-28
        Table 32: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market
        Analyzed with Annual Sales in Units for Years 2016 through
        2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-28

        Table 33: Rest of World Historic Review for
        Microcars/Microelectric Vehicles Market Analyzed with Annual
        Sales in Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-29


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 31 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 36)

     The United States (5)
     Japan (8)
     Europe (16)
     - France (5)
     - Germany (1)
     - The United Kingdom (3)
     - Italy (5)
     - Rest of Europe (2)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (7)
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