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Global Optical Encoder Market 2018-2022

Global Optical Encoder Market 2018-2022

About Optical Encoder

An optical encoder is an electro-mechanical device, which is most commonly found in motion control systems. It primarily consists of four components, namely, an LED light source, a movable disk, a fixed mask, and a sensor.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global optical encoder market to grow at a CAGR of 6.78% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global optical encoder market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of optical encoders across several end-user industries.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Optical Encoder 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
  • BEI Sensors
  • Broadcom
  • Dynapar
  • Honeywell International
  • Renishaw
Market driver
  • Increasing demand from automotive industries
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Market challenge
  • Installation challenges
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Market trend
  • Increasing investments in autonomous cars
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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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global motion control market segmentation
    • 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 optical encoder market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Global optical encoder market - 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 product type
    • Segmentation by product type
      • Table Product type - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by product type
      • Table Comparison by product type
    • Absolute encoder - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Absolute encoder - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Features of absolute encoder
      • Table Absolute encoder - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Incremental encoder - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Incremental encoder - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Features of incremental encoder
      • Table Incremental encoder - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product type
      • Table Market opportunity by product type
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Segmentation by end-user
      • Table End-user - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Machine tools manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Machine tools manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Machine tools manufacturers - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Assembly equipment manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Assembly equipment manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Assembly equipment manufacturers - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Healthcare equipment manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Healthcare equipment manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Healthcare equipment manufacturers - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Consumer electronics and semiconductor equipment manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Consumer electronics and semiconductor equipment manufacturers - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Consumer electronics and semiconductor equipment manufacturers - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end user
      • Table Market opportunity by end user
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global optical encoder market - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increasing interest in using drones across numerous applications
    • Increasing investments in autonomous cars
    • Growth of industrial IoT
    • Need for rugged robots in defense applications
  • 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
    • BEI Sensors
      • Table BEI Sensors - Overview
      • Table BEI Sensors - Key offerings
    • Broadcom
      • Table Broadcom - Overview
      • Table Broadcom - Business segments
      • Table Broadcom - Organizational developments
      • Table Broadcom - Geographic focus
      • Table Broadcom - Segment focus
      • Table Broadcom - Key offerings
    • Dynapar
      • Table Dynapar - Overview
      • Table Dynapar - Key offerings
    • Honeywell International
      • Table Honeywell International - Overview
      • Table Honeywell International - Business segments
      • Table Honeywell International - Organizational developments
      • Table Honeywell International - Geographic focus
      • Table Honeywell International - Segment focus
      • Table Honeywell International - Key offerings
    • Renishaw
      • Table Renishaw - Overview
      • Table Renishaw - Business segments
      • Table Renishaw - Organizational developments
      • Table Renishaw - Geographic focus
      • Table Renishaw - Segment focus
      • Table Renishaw - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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