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Global ePaper Display Market 2016-2020

Global ePaper Display Market 2016-2020

Global E-Paper Display Market 2016-2020

Covering: This market research report includes a detailed segmentation of the global E-paper display market by application (E-book reader, mobile displays, public displays, wearable technology, and retail) and by technology (flat screen, curved screen, bendable screens, and foldable screens). It outlines the market shares for key regions such as the Americas, APAC, and EMEA. The key vendors analyzed in this report are E-ink holding, Amazon, NEC, Pervasive Displays, and Plastic Logic.

Market outlook of the global E-paper display

Technavio’s research analyst expects the market to grow at a CAGR of 40% during the forecast period. The market is still in its growth phase and an increasing number of investors are showing interest in the market. The adoption rate of the technology is high among developed countries, with the US leading in revenue generation.

The report includes market segments, on the basis of the application of the display, and a detailed discussion of the growth prospects and challenges of every segment during the forecast period. The market segments are:

  • E-book readers
  • Mobile displays
  • Public displays
  • Wearable technology
  • Retail
E-book readers are the leading segment in terms of application of E-paper display with a market share of 54.84% owing to huge popularity of E-readers.

The report also segments the market based on the technology used for the display. A detailed discussion of the growth prospects and challenges of every segment during the forecast period is included in the report. Based on the technology used, the market is divided into:
  • Flat screen
  • Curved screen
  • Bendable screen
  • Foldable screen
Flat screens dominate the market segmentation by technology with a market share of 52.49% owing to maturity of the market.

The report also discusses the geographic segmentation and the key regions, which include:
  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Americas is the largest market for E-paper display as high proportion of population are early adopters of E-paper technology in this region.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global EPD market is fragmented with many players operating in the market. The vendor performance in the global EPD market may be affected by price wars resulting from the competitive pricing by the leading vendors. It may also be affected by national and local economic conditions and demographic trends. The changing economic conditions are affecting the living standards of customers and they could also affect the vendors’ business.

The leading vendors in the market are -
  • Amazon
  • E-ink displays
  • NEC
  • Pervasive Displays
  • Plastics Logic
Other prominent vendors in the market include Delta Electronics, LG, Qualcomm, Samsung, Seiko Epson.

Key questions answered in the report include
  • What will the market size and the growth rate be in 2019?
  • What are the key factors driving the global E-paper display market?
  • What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the E-paper display market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global E-paper display market?
  • Trending factors influencing the market shares of the Americas, APAC, and EMEA?
  • What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the E-paper display market?
Technavio also offers customization on reports based on specific client requirement.

Related reports:
  • Global Touchscreen Market 2015-2019
  • Global Retail Touch Screen Display Market 2015-2019
  • Global Flexible Display Market 2015-2019
  • Global E-reader Market 2014-2018
  • Global E-book Market 2015-2019


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global ePaper Display Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global ePaper Display Market: Amazon, E-ink displays, NEC, Pervasive Displays and Plastics Logic

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Delta Electronics, LG, Qualcomm, Samsung, Seiko Epson.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The flexible EPD technology will drive the growth of the market in the future as it is expected to make the displays more durable with its light weight and flexibility. The growth in the global flexible display market is expected to fuel the growth of the global EPD market as these displays will be used for more applications in devices with flexible display. The penetration of EPDs in the flexible screens market will continue to increase during the forecast period.”

According to the report, the EPD technology is compatible with every application. Though the major application of the technology is in e-readers, the technology can be used for advertising at public places and in-store. The technology is also used for the public display of various messages such as the schedule of public transport. An increasing number of companies are using it for products such as wristwatches and smartcards.

Further, the report states that EPDs are predominantly used in e-readers and the decline in the e-reader market has hindered the growth of EPD market. Globally, the shipments of flat panel e-readers have been on a decline since 2012. One of the major factors for the decline is the increasing usage of tablet and smartphone devices as a substitute for e-readers.

Companies Mentioned

Amazon, E-ink displays, NEC, Pervasive Displays, Plastics Logic, Delta Electronics, LG, Qualcomm, Samsung, Seiko Epson.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Base year
    • Vendor segmentation
    • Numerical figures
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research Methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Market segmentation of EPD market
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global EPD market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Global EPD market segmentation by application
      • Table Global EPD market share by application in 2015
      • Table Global EPD market share by application in 2020
    • Global EPD market for e-book readers
      • Table Global EPD market for e-book readers 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global EPD market for mobile displays
      • Table Global EPD market for mobile displays 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global EPD market for public displays
      • Table Global EPD market for public displays 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global EPD market for retail
      • Table Global EPD market for retail 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global EPD market for wearables
      • Table Global EPD market for wearables 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by technology
    • Global EPD market segmentation by technology
      • Table Global EPD market share by technology in 2015
      • Table Global EPD market share by technology in 2020
    • Global flat-screen EPD market
      • Table Global flat-screen EPD market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global curved-screen EPD market
      • Table Global curved screen EPD market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global bendable-screen EPD market
      • Table Global bendable-screen EPD market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global foldable-screen EPD market
      • Table Global foldable-screen EPD market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Geographic segmentation of EPD market
      • Table Geographic segmentation of EPD market in 2015
  • Key leading countries
    • Table Key leading countries in global EPD market by market share in 2015
    • Table Market share and revenue of top 10 countries in EPD market in 2015
  • Market drivers
    • Table Proportion of e-books sales in total books sales 2013-2020
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Table Global e-reader market 2012-2020 (unit shipments in millions)
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Table Flexible EPD penetration in flexible display market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Table Wearable EPD penetration in wearables market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Amazon
      • Table Amazon: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Amazon: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
    • E Ink Holdings
    • NEC LCD Technologies
      • Table NEC LCD: Product segmentation
    • Pervasive Displays
      • Table Pervasive Displays: Product segmentation
    • Plastic Logic
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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