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Global Bearings

Global Bearings

Global demand for bearings is forecast to rise 5.0% per year through 2022, representing an improvement from the pace of the 2012-2017 period. Ongoing advances in the production of machinery and motor vehicles, by far the two largest bearing markets, will continue to drive demand gains.

Bearing products include:
Ball bearings
Roller bearings
Plain bearings
Other bearings and bearing parts

Markets for bearings include:
Machinery
Motor vehicles
Aerospace Equipment
Motorcycles
Other Markets

Demand is broken out for the following global regions:
North America
Central & South America
Western Europe
Eastern Europe
Asia/Pacific
Africa/Mideast

Scope of the Report
This Freedonia industry study analyzes the global bearing industry. It presents historical demand data (2007, 2012, and 2017) and forecasts (2022) by product (ball bearing, roller bearing, plain bearing, other bearing and bearing parts), market (machinery, motor vehicles, aerospace equipment, equipment, other markets), and region (North America, Central & South America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia/Pacific, and Africa/Mideast). The study also evaluates company market share and competitive analysis on industry competitors including C&U, Iljin, JTEKT, Minebea, NSK, NTN, Schaeffler, SKF, thyssenkrupp, and Timken.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table Figure 1-1 | Global Bearing Market
  • GLOBAL MARKET OVERVIEW
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 2-1 | Key Trends in the Global Bearing Market
    • Competitive Environment
      • Factors Impacting Bearing Demand
      • Pricing Patterns
        • Table Global Bearing Price Deflators, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-2 | Global Bearing Pricing, 2007 - 2022
      • Bearing Materials
        • Table Bearing Materials & Characteristics
      • Technological Developments
      • Legal & Regulatory Environment
    • Regional Bearing Markets
      • Dynamics of Supply & Demand
      • Demand Forecast by Region
        • Table Global Bearing Demand by Region, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-3 | Global Bearing Demand Share by Region, 2017
      • Shipments by Region
        • Table Global Bearing Shipments by Region, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-4 | Global Bearing Shipments Share, 2007 - 2022
      • International Trade by Region
        • Table Global Bearing Net Exports by Region, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-5 | Selected Bearing Net Exports & Net Imports, 2017
    • Demand by Product
      • Product Description & Scope
      • Demand Forecast
        • Table Global Bearing Demand by Product, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-6 | Global Bearing Demand Share by Product, 2017
      • Ball Bearings
        • Table Global Ball Bearing Demand by Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Roller Bearings
        • Table Global Roller Bearing Demand by Type & Region, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-7 | Key Features of Primary Types of Roller Bearings
      • Plain Bearings
        • Table Global Plain Bearing Demand by Type & Region, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-8 | Primary Types of Plain Bearings
      • Other Bearings & Bearing Parts
        • Table Global Demand for Other Bearings & Bearing Parts by Type & Region, 2007 - 2022
    • Demand by Market
      • Market Overview
        • Table Global Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 2-9 | Global Bearing Demand Share by Market, 2017
        • Table Figure 2-10 | Selected Types of Bearing Applications
      • Machinery
        • Table Global Machinery Bearing Demand by Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Motor Vehicles
        • Table Global Motor Vehicle Bearing Demand by Application & Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Aerospace Equipment
        • Table Global Aerospace Equipment Bearing Demand by Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Motorcycles
        • Table Global Motorcycle Bearing Demand by Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Other Markets
        • Table Global Bearing Demand in All Other Markets by Region, 2007 - 2022
  • NORTH AMERICA
    • North America: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 3-1 | North American Bearing Market
    • North America: Bearing Market Position
      • Table Figure 3-2 | North America: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
    • North America: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 3-3 | North America: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
    • North America: Bearing Supply & Demand
      • Table North America: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
    • North America: Bearing Demand by Market
      • Table North America: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • United States
      • Table Figure 3-4 | United States: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 3-5 | United States: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table United States: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table United States: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Mexico
      • Table Figure 3-6 | Mexico: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 3-7 | Mexico: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Mexico: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Mexico: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Canada
      • Table Figure 3-8 | Canada: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 3-9 | Canada: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Canada: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Canada: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA
    • Central & South America: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 4-1 | Central & South American Bearing Market
    • Central & South America: Bearing Market Position
      • Table Figure 4-2 | Central & South America: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
    • Central & South America: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 4-3 | Central & South America: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
    • Central & South America: Bearing Supply & Demand
      • Table Central & South America: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
    • Central & South America: Bearing Demand by Market
      • Table Central & South America: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Brazil
      • Table Figure 4-4 | Brazil: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 4-5 | Brazil: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Brazil: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Brazil: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Other Central & South America
      • Table Figure 4-6 | Other Central & South America: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 4-7 | Other Central & South America: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Other Central & South America: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Other Central & South America: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • WESTERN EUROPE
    • Western Europe: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 5-1 | West European Bearing Market
    • Western Europe: Bearing Market Position
      • Table Figure 5-2 | Western Europe: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
    • Western Europe: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 5-3 | Western Europe: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
    • Western Europe: Bearing Supply & Demand
      • Table Western Europe: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
    • Western Europe: Bearing Demand by Market
      • Table Western Europe: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Germany
      • Table Figure 5-4 | Germany: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 5-5 | Germany: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Germany: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Germany: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Italy
      • Table Figure 5-6 | Italy: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 5-7 | Italy: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Italy: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Italy: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • France
      • Table Figure 5-8 | France: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 5-9 | France: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table France: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table France: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Spain
      • Table Figure 5-10 | Spain: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 5-11 | Spain: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Spain: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Spain: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • United Kingdom
      • Table Figure 5-12 | United Kingdom: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 5-13 | United Kingdom: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table United Kingdom: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table United Kingdom: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Other Western Europe
      • Table Figure 5-14 | Other Western Europe: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 5-15 | Other Western Europe: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Other Western Europe: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Other Western Europe: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • EASTERN EUROPE
    • Eastern Europe: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 6-1 | East European Bearing Market
    • Eastern Europe: Bearing Market Position
      • Table Figure 6-2 | Eastern Europe: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
    • Eastern Europe: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 6-3 | Eastern Europe: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
    • Eastern Europe: Bearing Supply & Demand
      • Table Eastern Europe: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
    • Eastern Europe: Bearing Demand by Market
      • Table Eastern Europe: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Russia
      • Table Figure 6-4 | Russia: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 6-5 | Russia: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Russia: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Russia: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Other Eastern Europe
      • Table Figure 6-6 | Other Eastern Europe: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 6-7 | Other Eastern Europe: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Other Eastern Europe: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Other Eastern Europe: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • ASIA/PACIFIC
    • Asia/Pacific: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 7-1 | Asia/Pacific Bearing Market
    • Asia/Pacific: Bearing Market Position
      • Table Figure 7-2 | Asia/Pacific: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
    • Asia/Pacific: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 7-3 | Asia/Pacific: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
    • Asia/Pacific: Bearing Supply & Demand
      • Table Asia/Pacific: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
    • Asia/Pacific: Bearing Demand by Market
      • Table Asia/Pacific: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • China
      • Table Figure 7-4 | China: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-5 | China: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table China: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table China: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Japan
      • Table Figure 7-6 | Japan: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-7 | Japan: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Japan: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Japan: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • South Korea
      • Table Figure 7-8 | South Korea: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-9 | South Korea: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table South Korea: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table South Korea: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • India
      • Table Figure 7-10 | India: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-11 | India: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table India: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table India: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Taiwan
      • Table Figure 7-12 | Taiwan: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-13 | Taiwan: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Taiwan: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Taiwan: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Thailand
      • Table Figure 7-14 | Thailand: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-15 | Thailand: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Thailand: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Thailand: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Other Asia/Pacific
      • Table Figure 7-16 | Other Asia/Pacific: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 7-17 | Other Asia/Pacific: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Other Asia/Pacific: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Other Asia/Pacific: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • AFRICA/MIDEAST
    • Africa/Mideast: Key Findings
      • Table Figure 8-1 | Africa/Mideast Bearing Market
    • Africa/Mideast: Bearing Market Position
      • Table Figure 8-2 | Africa/Mideast: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
    • Africa/Mideast: Historical Market Trends
      • Table Figure 8-3 | Africa/Mideast: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
    • Africa/Mideast: Bearing Supply & Demand
      • Table Africa/Mideast: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
    • Africa/Mideast: Bearing Demand by Market
      • Table Africa/Mideast: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Turkey
      • Table Figure 8-4 | Turkey: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 8-5 | Turkey: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Turkey: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Turkey: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Other Africa/Mideast
      • Table Figure 8-6 | Other Africa/Mideast: Bearing Market Key Indicators, 2017
      • Table Figure 8-7 | Other Africa/Mideast: Bearing Demand, 2003 - 2017
      • Table Other Africa/Mideast: Bearing Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Other Africa/Mideast: Bearing Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • Key Findings & Industry Composition
      • Table Global Bearing Sales by Company, 2017
    • Market Share
      • Table Figure 9-1 | Global Bearing Market Share, 2017
      • Table Figure 9-2 | Global Bearing Industry: First Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 9-3 | Global Bearing Industry: Second Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 9-4 | Global Bearing Industry: Third Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 9-5 | Global Bearing Industry: Fourth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 9-6 | Global Bearing Industry: Fifth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 9-7 | Global Bearing Industry: Sixth Leading Supplier
    • Product Development & Manufacturing
    • Marketing & Distribution
    • Cooperative Agreements
      • Table Selected Cooperative Agreements
    • Acquisitions & Divestitures
      • Table Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures
    • List of Industry Participants by Geographic Region
    • List of Industry Participants
  • APPENDIX
    • Scope
      • Table Relevant HS Codes
      • Table Relevant NAICS & SIC Codes
      • Table Relevant NACE Codes
      • Table Relevant SITC Codes
    • Definitions
    • Abbreviations
      • Table Abbreviations & Acronyms Used in Study
    • Freedonia Methodology
    • Study-Specific Methodology
    • Sources
    • Associations & Agencies
    • Related Studies
    • Country Lists by Region
      • Table Countries in North America
      • Table Countries in Central & South America
      • Table Countries in Western Europe
      • Table Countries in Eastern Europe
      • Table Countries in the Asia/Pacific Region
      • Table Countries in the Africa/Mideast Region
    • Macroeconomic Assumptions
      • Economic Environment
        • Table Global Gross Domestic Product by Region & Country, 2007 - 2022
      • Demographic Trends
        • Table Global Population by Region & Country, 2007 - 2022
      • Global Manufacturing Outlook
        • Table Global Manufacturing Value Added by Region & Country, 2007 - 2022
      • Global Motor Vehicle Production
        • Table Global Motor Vehicle Production by Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Global Motor Vehicles in Use
        • Table Global Motor Vehicles in Use by Type & Region, 2007 - 2022
      • Global Motorcycle Production
        • Table Global Motorcycle Production by Region, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 10-1 | Global Motorcycle Production Share by Region, 2017
      • Global Aerospace Equipment Shipments
        • Table Global Aerospace Equipment Shipments by Region, 2007 - 2022

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