Automotive Light Bars – Guiding the WayThe three prominent sectors in the lighting industry are automotive lighting, general lighting, and backlighting. The automotive industry is moving more rapidly than ever towards enhanced systems regarding driver safety. To have a clear forward vision, better lighting in the vehicle is expected to play a significant role in the growth of the automotive lighting market, thus, eventually, driving the demand for automotive light bars.
Automotive Light Bars Market - Key Research Findings
Global automotive light bars (estimated) market size in 2019 – nearly US$ 830 Mn.
The automotive light bars market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 5% over 2019-2029 being a critical part of automotive lighting system.
East Asia and South Asia are expected to remain the leading regional markets for automotive light bars products.
Emerging market players are focusing on expanding their product portfolio by launching new products in the automotive light bars market
In 2014, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA added new products such as high-powered LED front flashing lights in its automotive lighting business for municipal vehicles and emergency vehicles.
The LED type segment is projected to have a substantial share in the automotive light bars market, in terms of technology type, over the forecast period
Top Factors Shaping the Global Automotive Light Bars Market
Moving towards LED Automotive Light Bars
Manufacturers have recently introduced a new series of automotive light bars. Modular automobile light bars allow customers to build a customized lighting solution. Also, automotive light bar manufacturers utilize long-life light-emitting diodes (LEDs) to achieve bright beam patterns, compact lamp housing size, and minimum energy use. The improved efficiency of LEDs in light bars allows higher electrical power to go directly to generate lighting, reducing the draw on the vehicle charging system, and reducing electricity demand.
Growth in Trade Economies
Light and heavy commercial vehicles find a wide array of applications across all the end-use industries, such as logistics, construction, and E-commerce industries, and the growth of these industries is one of the prime drivers for the sales of commercial vehicles, in turn, fueling the demand for automotive light bars.
Automotive Light Bars Market: Structure Analysis
The global automotive light bars market represents a significantly unorganized yet fragmented market; wherein, tier-1 companies hold one-fourth of the global automotive light bars market. Most of the players in the automotive light bars market are strategically focusing on the South Asia and East Asia regions.
Market participants are diversifying and strengthening their production and distribution bases around the globe in order to gain traction in the global automotive light bars market.
While key companies are looking forward to expand their footprint by acquiring small domestic players in regional markets, smaller players are focusing on new and low-cost products to stay competitive in domestic markets.
In 2014, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA opened its fifth production plant in Mexico for its automotive lighting business division. This plant manufactures headlamps and tail lamps for North & South America’s automobile OEMs.
In 2016, HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA opened a new development center for automotive lighting technology in Stuttgart, southern Germany. This expansion has developed new and innovative products that help the company increase its market share in the automotive market.
In July 2017, OSRAM Licht AG acquired LED Engin Inc., a U.S.-based company that provides lighting solutions to different sectors.
Market Set to Grow Over 1.7X between 2019 and 2029Automotive light bars are projected to witness healthy demand over the stipulated period. The growth of the global market of automotive light bars is linked to the eventual growth in the automotive industry during the forecast period. Also, the growing vehicle fleet with the growing population, and environmental concerns, are boosting the technological advances in the global automotive light bars market.
How Opportunities in Emerging Countries are Driving Growth
Developing countries such as China and India are expected drive the growth of the automotive light bars market, due to the expanding automotive industry and enhanced economic situation. Hence, developing regions such as East Asia and South Asia are expected to outpace other regions in terms of growth, owing to the high penetration and adoption of automotive light bars during the latter half of the forecasted period.
The Broader Perspective of the Automotive Light Bars MarketGlobal leaders in the automotive light bars market have been emphasizing on research and development activities, that too in developing regions such as China and India, to shift towards a longer lifetime source, thereby decreasing the need for the replacement of automotive light bars. Also, automotive light bar OEMs are especially embracing LED technology in the automotive light bars market.
Among the vehicle types, the LCVs (light commercial vehicles) and HCVs (heavy commercial vehicles) segments are expected to have substantial shares in the global automotive light bars market, owing to the conversion or replacement of conventional headlamps to LED automotive light bars. By the end of the projected period, cumulatively, the HCVs and LCVs segments are expected to hold over three-fourth of the global automotive light bars market.
Both, in terms of volume & value, the halogen technology segment is anticipated to hold a prominent share in the automotive light bars market. However, over the forecast period, the LED technology segment is estimated grow at a comparatively higher CAGR.
The nominal replacement rate of automotive light bars is expected to result in an average share in the aftermarket segment.
How Growth will Unfold
A noteworthy difference between LED automotive light bars and other technologies is anticipated to bring a fundamental disruption in the automotive light bars market along the whole value chain. LED automotive light bars are becoming prominent in heavy vehicles. One of the main reasons for the rapid growth is that, LED light bars are actually a cost-effective solution. Indeed, LEDs cost around half that of HID xenon light bars, and still have the powerful lighting system needed for a typical vehicle.
Passengers Cars | LCVs | HCVs
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Automotive Light Bars Market: Global Industry Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029
A recent market study published by FMI, titled, 'Automotive Light Bars Market: Global Industry Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029', offers a comprehensive assessment of the most important market dynamics. After conducting a thorough research on the historic as well as current growth parameters of the automotive light bars market, the growth prospects of the market are obtained with maximum precision.
Automotive Light Bars Market Taxonomy
The global automotive light bars market is segmented in detail to cover every aspect of the market, and present a complete market intelligence approach in front of the reader.
By Vehicle Type
- Passenger Vehicles
- Light Commercial Vehicles
- Heavy Commercial Vehicles
By Sales Channel
- North America
- Latin America
- South Asia
- East Asia
- Middle East & Africa
The report begins with an executive summary of the automotive light bars market, which contains a summary of the key research findings and demand-side trends, as well as supply-side trends. It also includes the market size estimates, in US$ million, of the key segments in the automotive light bars market.
This section includes a detailed market taxonomy and definition of the automotive light bars market, which will help understand the basic information and key inclusions considered in the automotive light bars market report.
The report provides the key market trends that are expected to impact the automotive light bars market growth significantly during the forecast period. Detailed industry trends are provided in this section, along with key market developments and product innovations.
It includes product adoption & usage analysis and manufactures strategies for market expansion.
This section explains the global market volume analysis and forecast for the automotive light bars market between the forecast period of 2019-2029.
This section highlights the average price of automotive light bars as per product type, in different regions across the world. The pricing benchmark for manufacturer level pricing is analyzed in this section.
This section explain the global market value analysis and forecast for the automotive light bars market for the forecast period of 2019-2029. This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the historical automotive light bars market, along with an opportunity analysis of the future. Readers can also find the absolute opportunity for the current year (2018-2019), and an incremental opportunity for the forecast period (2019–2029).
This has the key macro-economic factors that are anticipated to influence the automotive light bars market growth over the forecast period. This chapter also highlights the prominent market dynamics, drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the automotive light bars market. Moreover, readers will understand the key developments and trends that are being followed by leading players in the automotive light bars market.
Based on vehicle type, the automotive light bars market has been segmented into three types - passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles (LCVs), and heavy commercial vehicles (HCVs). In this chapter, the reader can find information about the adoption trend of automotive light bars in each vehicle type, as well as market attractiveness analysis based on vehicle type.
This chapter provides details about the automotive light bars market on the basis of width type, and has been classified into dual type and wide band type automotive light bars. In this section, readers will be able to understand the automotive light bars market attractive analysis based on width type, i.e. which width type is preferred in which vehicle type.
This section of the automotive light bars market report provides details on the basis of sales channel, and has been classified into OEMs and aftermarket, which, in turn, will allow the understanding of the automotive light bars market value chain among manufacturers.
A detailed analysis of the automotive light bars market across various geographic regions such as North America, Latin America, Europe, East Asia, South Asia, and the Middle East & Africa (MEA) has been provided in this section.
This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the North America automotive light bars market, along with a country-wise assessment that includes the U.S. and Canada. Readers can also find the regional trends, regulations, and market growth based on the end users and countries in the North America automotive light bars market.
Readers can find detailed information about several factors, such as the pricing analysis and the regional trends that are impacting the growth of the Latin America automotive light bars market. This chapter also includes the growth prospects of the automotive light bars market in leading LATAM regions such as Brazil, Mexico, and the Rest of Latin America.
Important growth prospects of the automotive light bars market based on its end users in several regions such as Nordic Countries, Germany, the U.K., France, Russia, and the Rest of Europe, are included in this chapter.
India, ASEAN, Oceania, and the Rest of South Asia are the leading regions in the South Asia region that are the prime subjects of assessment to obtain the growth prospects of the South Asia automotive light bars market, in this chapter. Readers can find detailed information about the growth parameters of the South Asia automotive light bars market during the period of 2019-2029.
This chapter highlights the growth of the automotive light bars market in East Asia by focusing on China, Japan, and South Korea. This section also helps readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the automotive light bars market in East Asia.
This chapter provides information about how the automotive light bars market will grow in major regions in the MEA region, such as GCC Countries, South Africa, and the Rest of MEA, during the forecast period of 2019-2029.
This chapter provides information about how the automotive light bars market will grow in major countries in the East Asia region, such as China and India, during the forecast period of 2019-2029.
In this chapter, readers can find detailed information about the tier analysis and market concentration of key players in the automotive light bars market, along with their market presence analysis by region and product portfolio.
In this chapter, readers can find a comprehensive list of all the leading stakeholders in the automotive light bars market, along with detailed information about each company, which includes company overview, revenue shares, strategic overview, and recent company developments. Some of the automotive light bars market players featured in the report are HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, OSRAM Licht AG, FEDERAL SIGNAL CORPORATION, Truck-Lite Co., LLC, Grote Industries, Inc., Whelen Engineering Company Inc., ECCO SAFETY GROUP, PIAA Corporation, Putco Inc., KC HiLiTES Inc., Whacker Technologies, and Haztec International Ltd., among others.
This chapter includes a list of acronyms and assumptions that provide a base to the information and statistics included in the automotive light bars market report.
This chapter helps readers understand the research methodology followed to obtain the various conclusions as well as important qualitative and quantitative information about the automotive light bars market.
How the research was conducted?
Primary research interview with key opinion leaders and other participants were conducted for data collection and validation of the below information:
- Automotive Light Bar OEMs & Aftermarket Leaders
- Sales Head
- R&D Head
- Procurement Head
- Channel Partners
- Sales Head
- Sales Manager
- Automotive light bars solution providers
- Regional Automotive Light Bars Distributors
- Average Selling Price (US$) of Automotive Light Bars and Market Growth
- Key Developments
- Key Automotive Light Bars Market Trends and Opportunities
- Regional wise Dynamics
- Market Share Information
- Key Brands
- Competition & Key Vendor Strategies
- Published Financial Data: quarterly financial statements, 10-K & 10-Q filings, annual reports, Factiva, Morning Star etc., along with company websites and other published financial sources including local newspapers, magazines to determine company wise earnings
- Corporate Communication: Corporate press release specification sheet, price list, catalogs, and financial disclosures provided sales, products and product related information
- Published Trade Data: Publication from trade organizations, associations, and governments, along with ITC trade database and regional / local paid databases
- Other Data Sources: Article from target industry experts, and industry stakeholders, press information and data released by exhibitions conducted by associations etc.
Primary Interview Splits