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Global Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for Discrete Industry, Forecast to 2022

Global Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for Discrete Industry, Forecast to 2022

Manufacturing execution systems are the integrated software applications that provide companies with the means to plan and schedule, track, direct, and implement their operations. The MES market is growing with the adoption of cloud computing and data analytics in distinct industry applications around the world. The market is likely to grow with the improving economic conditions and new technologies. Continued growth is also expected as the companies are focusing on improving productivity and process efficiencies.

The MES solutions are significant from the perspective of close-knit ties between companies, technologies, industries, and government sectors across the world and supply chains. Advanced MES provides smarter and intuitive frameworks that include agile manufacturing and integrated supply chain. The software can record the data and make use of analytics to give optimized solutions while adapting to the changing demands and terms and conditions.

The Frost & Sullivan research analyzes the global MES market in the discrete industries. This research identifies the strategic opportunities for the Global MES manufacturers across the discrete industries to overcome the challenges of legacy systems and adapt to advanced solutions. It offers holistic analysis of both the current and future trends and their implications on the global market in the light of the economic uncertainty and evolving end-user requirements.

With the goal of reducing CAPEX and OPEX using IIoT based MES solutions, the revenue across the automotive, aerospace and defense, solar and electronics industries is multiplying by significant numbers. The future MES solutions will be equipped to interconnect multiple portfolios with sophisticated functionalities that would handle adverse real-time situations in the shop floor.

Company Information:
Detailed analysis and profiling of key market players.
Research Scope
Study Period: 2014–2022
Base Year: 2017
Forecast Period: 2018–2022
Segmentation by Region:
North America (NA)
Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA)
Asia-Pacific (APAC)
Rest Of World (ROW)

Segmentation by End-user Industry:
Automotive
Aerospace & Defense
Medical Devices
Solar & Photovoltaic Cells
Semiconductor & Electronics

Segmentation by Key Countries:
USA
Canada
Germany
France
UK
Italy
Spain
China
India
Japan
Australia
Russia
Brazil
Mexico
Segmentation by Product Category:
Software
Services
Segmentation by Distribution Channel:
Direct Sales
System integrator
Value- added resellers
Approved partners

Key Issues Addressed
What are the mega trends and drivers in manufacturing and what are their impacts on MES solutions?
How are the growth opportunities for the companies?
Which industry offers the greatest market opportunities in MES?
Which regions are experiencing the growth and the reasons behind it?
What strategies have top companies adopted to penetrate new verticals or regions? What are the main Tier I and Tier II competitors?


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Market Overview—Scope of Study
    • Market Definitions
    • Geographic Hotspots
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
    • End-user Industry Segmentation
    • Product Segmentation
    • Region Segmentation
    • Market Distribution Channels
  • Drivers and Restraints—MES in Discrete Industry
    • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecasts and Trends—MES in Discrete Industry
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Key Geographic Trends and Hotspots
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by Region
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel Discussion
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 10 Participants, Global, 2017
    • Competitive Environment
    • Top Competitors
  • Growth Opportunities and Companies to Action
    • Growth Opportunities
    • Strategic Imperatives for Success and Growth
  • Mega Trends and Industry Convergence Implications
    • Mega Trend Impact on the MES Market
    • Mega Trends Explained
  • CEO's 360 Degree Perspective on the MES Market
    • CEO's 360 Degree Perspective
  • Automotive Industry Analysis
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table MES in Automotive Industry: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Automotive Industry: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Automotive Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Automotive Industry: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Key Countries
      • Table MES in Automotive Industry: Revenue Forecast by Key Countries, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Aerospace & Defense Analysis
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table MES in Aerospace & Defense Industry: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Aerospace & Defense Industry: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Aerospace & Defense Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Aerospace & Defense Industry: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Key Countries
      • Table MES in Aerospace & Defense Industry: Revenue Forecast by Key Countries, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Medical Devices Industry Analysis
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table MES in Medical Devices Industry: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Medical Devices Industry: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Medical Devices Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Medical Devices Industry: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Key Countries
      • Table MES in Medical Devices Industry: Revenue Forecast by Key Countries, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Solar and Photovoltaic Cell Industry Analysis
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table MES in Solar & Photovoltaic Cells Industry: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Solar & Photovoltaic Cells Industry: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Solar & Photovoltaic Cells Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Solar & Photovoltaic Cells Industry: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Key Countries
      • Table MES in Solar & Photovoltaic Cells Industry: Revenue Forecast by Key Countries, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Semiconductors & Electronics Industry Analysis
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table MES in Semiconductors & Electronics Industry: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Semiconductors & Electronics Industry: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Semiconductors & Electronics Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Region
      • Table MES in Semiconductors & Electronics Industry: Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by Key Countries
      • Table MES in Semiconductors & Electronics Industry: Revenue Forecast by Key Countries, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Product Analysis
    • Product Overview
  • Software Segment Analysis
    • Key Findings
      • Table Important Segment Characteristics
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Software Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Software Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Services Segment Analysis
    • Key Findings
      • Table Important Segment Characteristics
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Services Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2017
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Services Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Regional Analysis
    • Regional Overview
  • North America Analysis
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast, NA, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, NA, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—US
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, US, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Canada
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Canada, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Market Share Analysis, North America, 2017
    • Competitive Environment
  • Europe, Middle East, and Africa Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast, EMEA, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry, EMEA, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Germany
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Germany, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—France
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, France, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—UK
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, UK, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Italy
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Italy, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Spain
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Spain, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry, Market Share Analysis, EMEA, 2017
    • Competitive Environment
  • APAC Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, APAC, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—China
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, China, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Japan
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Japan, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—India
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, India, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Australia
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Australia, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Market Share Analysis, APAC, 2017
    • Competitive Environment
  • Rest of World Breakdown
    • Key Findings
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast, ROW, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, ROW, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Mexico
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Mexico, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Russia
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Russia, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast by End-user Industry—Brazil
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Revenue Forecast by End-User Industry, Brazil, 2014–2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-user Industry
    • Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table MES in Discrete Industry: Market Share Analysis, ROW, 2017
    • Competitive Environment
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word—Three Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Additional Sources of Information on Global MES in Discrete Industry
    • List of Other Market Participants

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