This report forecasts North American demand for automotive aftermarket brake parts in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2021. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of shoes, pads, and linings; rotors; cylinders and calipers; drums; anti-lock brake system related parts; and other products. Total demand is also segmented by performer as follows: professional and consumer/do-it-yourself.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in an annual series from 2006 to 2016; the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2006, 2011, and 2016. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, technology and materials, vehicle trends, and legal and regulatory factors. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products and performers, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product and performer segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and identifies the leading firms competing in the North American market, as well as their market share. An introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 30-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.