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Global Autonomous Vehicle ECU Market 2018-2022

About Autonomous Vehicle ECU

The electronic control unit (ECU) is the central brain that controls the various automated functions of a semi-autonomous vehicle and fully operates automated vehicles.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global autonomous vehicle ECU market to grow at a CAGR of 53.54% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global autonomous vehicle ECU market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Autonomous Vehicle ECU Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Continental
  • Hitachi
  • Intel
  • NVIDIA
  • Renesas Electronics
  • ZF Friedrichshafen
Market driver
  • Rising accidents due to human errors
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Cybersecurity issues in autonomous vehicles
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Semi-autonomous trucks to gain popularity
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Autonomous Vehicle ECU Market 2018-2022

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global autonomous vehicle ECU market: Continental, Hitachi, Intel, NVIDIA, Renesas Electronics, and ZF Friedrichshafen.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is semi-autonomous trucks to gain popularity. We expect the truck industry to transition toward semi-autonomous technology during the forecast period owing to the growing need for higher operating efficiency of fleet operators.”

According to the report, one driver in the market is rising accidents due to human errors. The increase in the number of people using cars for longer journeys has raised the number of vehicles globally as well as the average kilometers traveled by passengers. Road transport is expected to be one of the prominent modes of transport in the coming years.

Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is cybersecurity issues in autonomous vehicles. The increase in the use of ECUs and connectivity solutions has left scope for the threat of security breaches. Cases of intruders electronically hacking into the operations of connected vehicles have been recorded earlier.

Companies Mentioned

Continental, Hitachi, Intel, NVIDIA, Renesas Electronics, and ZF Friedrichshafen.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Autonomous vehicle: Introduction
    • Vehicle autonomy levels
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global autonomous vehicle ECU market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Global - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Segmentation by application
      • Table Application - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Semi-autonomous vehicles - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Semi-autonomous vehicles - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Semi-autonomous vehicles - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Autonomous vehicles - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Autonomous vehicles - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Autonomous vehicles - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in Americas
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in EMEA
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in APAC
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Development of scalable ECU platform to enable level 3 autonomy
    • Semi-autonomous trucks to gain popularity
    • Development of autonomous vehicles for cab and parcel delivery services
    • Increased funding in R&D of autonomous vehicles
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Continental
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Continental - Business segments
      • Table Continental - Organizational developments
      • Table Continental - Geographic focus
      • Table Continental - Segment focus
      • Table Continental - Key offerings
    • Hitachi
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Hitachi - Business segments
      • Table Hitachi- Organizational developments
      • Table Hitachi - Geographic focus
      • Table Hitachi - Segment focus
      • Table Hitachi - Key offerings
    • Intel
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Intel - Business segments
      • Table Intel- Organizational developments
      • Table Intel - Geographic focus
      • Table Intel - Segment focus
      • Table Intel - Key offerings
    • NVIDIA
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table NVIDIA - Business segments
      • Table NVIDIA - Organizational developments
      • Table NVIDIA- Geographic focus
      • Table NVIDIA - Segment focus
      • Table NVIDIA - Key offerings
    • Renesas Electronics
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Renesas Electronics - Business segments
      • Table Renesas Electronics - Organizational developments
      • Table Renesas Electronics - Geographic focus
      • Table Renesas Electronics - Segment focus
      • Table Renesas Electronics - Key offerings
    • ZF Friedrichshafen
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table ZF Friedrichshafen- Business segments in automotive group
      • Table ZF Friedrichshafen - Organizational developments
      • Table ZF Friedrichshafen - Geographic focus
      • Table ZF Friedrichshafen - Segment focus
      • Table ZF Friedrichshafen - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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