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Global Flat Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Battery Market 2019-2023

Global Flat Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Battery Market: About this market

The flat lithium-ion battery is flat in shape and has high energy density. Technavio’s flat lithium-ion battery market considers the application of flat lithium-ion battery in consumer electronics and automobiles. Our analysis also considers the use of flat lithium-ion batteries in APAC, Europe, MEA, North America, and South America. In 2018, the consumer electronics segment had a significant market share, and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Factors such as rising internet penetration will play a significant role in the consumer electronics segment to maintain its market position. Also, our global flat lithium-ion battery market looks at factors such as an increase in demand for smartphones, growth in demand for EVs, and a rise in the adoption of wearable technologies. However, the availability of substitute products, safety hazards associated with Li-ion batteries, and transport restrictions on Li-ion batteries may hamper the growth of the flat lithium-ion battery industry over the forecast period.

Global Flat Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Battery Market

Increase in the demand for smartphones

Factors such as the growth of the global economy, increasing internet penetration, and rising purchasing power has increased the demand for smartphones. The number of smartphone users in India is expected to double over the forecast period. The demand for smartphones is also increasing in other developing countries such as South Africa, Brazil, the Philippines, Mexico, and Indonesia. Consumers have increased their dependency over smartphones for paying bills, shopping, and also to remotely control their vehicles. Thus, with the growth of the smartphone market, there will be a simultaneous rise in need for flat Li-ion batteries that are widely used in smartphones. The increasing demand for smartphones is one of the key factors accelerating the growth of the global flat lithium-ion battery market at a CAGR of almost 11% during the forecast period.

Growing demand for action cameras

The increasing popularity of adventure activities such as skydiving, surfing, mountain climbing, scuba diving, surfing, and others have increased the demand for action cameras among adventure sports enthusiasts. These cameras are convenient to use due to their compact size and handsfree operation. Action cameras generally come equipped with flat lithium-ion batteries. The growing popularity of action cameras is attracting investments in the action camera market. These developments in the action camera industry is expected to fuel the growth of the global flat lithium-ion battery market size.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive the global flat lithium-ion battery market size during the forecast period 2019-2023, click here.

Competitive Landscape

With the presence of several players, the global flat lithium-ion battery market is fairly fragmented. Technavio’s robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients improve their market position, and in line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of several flat lithium-ion battery manufacturers, that include A123 Systems LLC, GS Yuasa International Ltd., Panasonic Corp., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.., and Toshiba Corp.

Also, the flat lithium-ion battery market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth. This is to help companies strategize and leverage on all forthcoming growth opportunities. "


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Preface
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global lithium-ion battery market
      • Table Segments of global lithium-ion battery 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 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • 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 2018
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Table Application - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Consumer electronics - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Consumer electronics - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Consumer electronics - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Automotive - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Automotive - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Automotive - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table North America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Europe - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table MEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table South America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increase in recycling of Li-ion batteries
    • Emergence of ultrathin lithium polymer batteries
    • Growing demand for action cameras
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • A123 Systems LLC
      • Table A123 Systems LLC - Vendor overview
      • Table A123 Systems LLC - Business segments
      • Table A123 Systems LLC - Organizational developments
      • Table A123 Systems LLC - Key offerings
    • GS Yuasa International Ltd.
      • Table GS Yuasa International Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table GS Yuasa International Ltd. - Business segments
      • Table GS Yuasa International Ltd. - Organizational developments
      • Table GS Yuasa International Ltd. - Geographic focus
      • Table GS Yuasa International Ltd. - Segment focus
      • Table GS Yuasa International Ltd. - Key offerings
    • Panasonic Corp.
      • Table Panasonic Corp. - Vendor overview
      • Table Panasonic Corp. - Business segments
      • Table Panasonic Corp. - Organizational developments
      • Table Panasonic Corp. - Geographic focus
      • Table Panasonic Corp. - Segment focus
      • Table Panasonic Corp. - Key offerings
    • Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Business segments
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Organizational developments
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Geographic focus
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Segment focus
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Key offerings
    • Toshiba Corp.
      • Table Toshiba Corp. - Vendor overview
      • Table Toshiba Corp. - Business segments
      • Table Toshiba Corp. - Organizational developments
      • Table Toshiba Corp. - Geographic focus
      • Table Toshiba Corp. - Segment focus
      • Table Toshiba Corp. - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing
    • List of abbreviations
    • Definition of market positioning of vendors
      • Table Definition of market positioning of vendors
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