Heated Windshield Market

Heated Windshield Market : Global Industry Analysis 2016 - 2020 and Opportunity Assessment 2021 - 2031

Market Overview

According to study the Heated Windshield Market is anticipated to exhibit substantial promising growth between 4% to 6% during the forecast period 2021-2031. They are made by embedding a practically invisible web of extremely fine tungsten wires into the glass. The technology is based on passing electricity over wires, which generates heat. The heat melts the snow and ice while also removing the vapour. Growing demand from automotive industry will have boundless opportunities in near future and sales in automotive sector will provide momentum.

What is driving Demand for Heated Windshield?

The heated windshield market is expected to grow due to a rise in vehicle demand around the world, as well as an increase in seasonal fluctuations. Every year, 24 percent of weather-related vehicle accidents occur due to heavy rain, and 15% of crashes occur due to snowfall or frozen rain, according to the US Department of Transportation Federal Administrations, which is expected to boost the heated front windshield market across the US. Most of manufacturers are investing as the number of car accidents rises, so does the number of damaged heated windshields, which drives up aftermarket demand.

The industry is expected to grow in the near future due to an increase in passenger car and commercial vehicle sales in metropolitan regions. During the forecast period, the market is expected to be propelled by rising climatic changes across the globe.

Recovery in Automotive Sector likely to Increase Heated Windshield Sales

Automotive sales around the globe have been impacted by COVID-19 induced slowdown. This also had effect on automotive components and material sales. One of the major factors driving the market growth is that as cleaning the windscreen in the winter due to fog or snow accumulation is inconvenient and time-consuming, which can be avoided by installing a heated front windscreen. This is anticipated to boost the global market for heated windshields. The market is expected to grow due to increased rivalry among vehicle makers to offer safety and comfort features.

Another driving factor for heated windshield is that it eliminates the need for the heaters or air conditioning system to defrost or defog the windshield, saving both refrigerant and noise caused by the air conditioner blower which is efficient technique in technical terms which can relate market demand.

Asia Pacific Heated Windshield Sales Outlook

Asia Pacific is one of the largest automotive market globally. The China, India, South Korea and Japan market is set to witness the boom during the assessment period 2021-2031. Demand is likely to grow in the next couple of years, as number of leading vehicle production hubs coming from these countries to worldwide.

Due to a growth in vehicle production and sales in Asia Pacific, the region is expected to hold a substantial proportion of the market. China, Japan, and India have high demand for luxury vehicles, which is likely to drive the heated windshield market in Asia Pacific even higher.

Europe Demand Outlook for Heated Windshield

Due to the significant presence of automotive companies and the passage of severe standards regulating the installation of heated front windshields, Europe is expected to account for a significant proportion of the global heated front windshield market. The heated windshield is beneficial for the countries closer to the Arctic and countries which regularly experience cold weather as this will offer automatic removal of snow or ice from the windshield and enhance the comfort level for the owners during the cold weather.

Who are the Key Manufacturers and Suppliers of Heated Windshield?

Some of the leading manufacturers and supplier are

  • AGC Inc.
  • Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd
  • Saint Gobain
  • Fuyao Group
  • PGW Auto Glass LLC
  • Guardian Glass LLC
  • Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited
  • Asahi India Glass Limited
  • Glasshape
  • Omni Glass & Paint Inc.
  • Webasto
  • Safelight auto glass
  • Tyneside glass

Many leading manufacturers and suppliers are using materials which can have high strength properties which gives long life product quality with higher strength-to-weight ratio and workability which will help to improve the growth in the market.

The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.

Heated Windshield Market Report Highlights:

  • Detailed overview of parent market
  • Changing market dynamics in the industry
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current and projected market size in terms of volume and value
  • Recent industry trends and developments
  • Competitive landscape
  • Strategies of key players and products offered
  • Potential and niche segments, geographical regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective on market performance
  • Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprints

NOTE - All statements of fact, opinion, or analysis expressed in reports are those of the respective analysts. They do not necessarily reflect formal positions or views of the company.

Key Segments

By Type:

  • Heated wire windshield
  • Heated coated windshield

By Vehicle Type:

  • Passenger Vehicle
    • Hatchback
    • Sedan
    • MPV
    • SUV
  • Commercial vehicle
    • Light Commercial Vehicle
    • Heavy Commercial Vehicle

By Sales Channel:

  • OEM
  • Aftermarket

By Region:

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • Italy
    • France
    • U.K.
    • Spain
    • Russia
  • South Asia Pacific
    • India
    • ASEAN
    • Australia & New Zealand
  • East Asia
    • China
    • Japan
    • South Korea
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC
    • Turkey
    • South Africa
    • North Africa

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