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LBS Market in the APAC 2016-2020

About LBS Market in APAC

LBS is used to track the location of users within a wireless network using location-enabled mobile devices. LBS uses geographic information system (GIS) technology and the Internet to track the location of users. User-initiated LBS requires an Internet connection to obtain a user's location and provide search results. Location-enabled mobile devices include smartphones, tablets, personal navigation assistants (PNDs), and location-enabled in-dash devices fitted in vehicles.

LBS is used for finding places and routes, tracking, obtaining traffic updates and real-time directions, information regarding ongoing local events, location-based advertising, location-based shopping, and location-enabled searches. It is also used for location-based entertainment and infotainment. It helps users save time and money by providing effective and efficient services.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the LBS market in APAC to grow at a CAGR of 28.86% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the LBS market in APAC for 2015-2020.

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

  • Indoor LBS
  • Outdoor LBS
Technavio's report, LBS Market in APAC 2016-2020, 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
  • AutoNavi (Alibaba Group)
  • Dianping
  • Google
  • HERE
  • MapmyIndia
  • NavInfo
  • Near
  • Telenav
  • TomTom
Other prominent vendors
  • Advanced Info Service
  • Apple
  • Bafang
  • Baidu
  • Bharti Airtel
  • Bing
  • Burpple
  • Celcom Mobile
  • DbyDx Software (Kellton Tech)
  • Dialme24
  • Digi Telecommunications
  • Esri
  • Facebook
  • GETIT Infoservices
  • Globe Telecom
  • HungryGoWhere (Singtel Digital Media)
  • IndoorAtlas
  • Insiteo
  • Micello
  • Kaikai.com
  • LocationGuru
  • Mobango
  • MyCityWay
  • NetEase
  • Picky
  • PT Indosat
  • Qualcom IZat
  • Ruckus Wireless
  • Spime
  • Scanpoint Geomatics
  • Syniverse Technologies
  • SatNav Technology
  • Sifang
  • Sina
  • TELiBrahma Technologies
  • Tata Teleservices
  • Tata DOCOMO
  • Taxiforsure.com (Ola Cabs)
  • Tencent Holdings
  • Weibo.com
  • XL Axiata
  • Yahoo
  • Yelp
  • Yoose.com
Market driver
  • Popularity of location-based apps among consumers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Lack of reliability and accuracy of data
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased consumer engagement through analytics
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – LBS Market in APAC 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the LBS Market in APAC: AutoNavi (Alibaba Group), Dianping, Google, HERE, MapmyIndia, NavInfo, Near, Telenav, and TomTom.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Advanced Info Service, Apple, Bafang, Baidu, Bharti Airtel, Bing, Burpple, Celcom Mobile, DbyDx Software (Kellton Tech), Dialme 24, Digi Telecommunication, Esri, Facebook, GETIT Infoservices , Globe Telecom, Hungry Go Where (SingTel), IndoorAtlas, Insiteo, Micello, Kaikai.com, LocationGuru, Mobango, MyCityWay, NetEase, Picky, PT, Indosat, Qualcomm IZat, Ruckus Wireless, Spime, Scanpoint Geomatics, Syniverse Technologies, SatNav Technology, Sifang, Sina, TELiBrahma Technologie, Tata Teleservices, Tata DoCoMo, Taxiforsure.com (Ola Cabs), Tencent Holdings, Weibo.com, XL Axiata , Yahoo, Yelp, and Yoose.com.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Big data analytics provides insights on consumer buying patterns so that retailers can increase sales volume and enhance customer search experiences. With indoor location-based technology, store owners can retrieve a shopper’s search information and offer unique incentives to bring a strong value-added component in their digital and CRM strategy.”

According to the report, many consumers use location-based applications to obtain bus and subway train schedules and find taxis. Location-based apps also provide information about the nearest available doctors, clinics, and hospitals. The increased usage of location-based apps among consumers will drive the LBS market in APAC.

Further, the report states that consumers using LBS expect reliable and accurate real-time information. However, providing accurate information is a challenging task.

Companies Mentioned

AutoNavi (Alibaba Group), Dianping, Google, HERE, MapmyIndia, NavInfo, Near, Telenav, TomTom, Advanced Info Service, Apple, Bafang, Baidu, Bharti Airtel, Bing, Burpple, Celcom Mobile, DbyDx Software (Kellton Tech), Dialme 24, Digi Telecommunication, Esri, Facebook, GETIT Infoservices , Globe Telecom, Hungry Go Where (SingTel), IndoorAtlas, Insiteo, Micello, Kaikai.com, LocationGuru, Mobango, MyCityWay, NetEase, Picky, PT, Indosat, Qualcomm IZat, Ruckus Wireless, Spime, Scanpoint Geomatics, Syniverse Technologies, SatNav Technology, Sifang, Sina, TELiBrahma Technologie, Tata Teleservices, Tata DoCoMo, Taxiforsure.com (Ola Cabs), Tencent Holdings, Weibo.com, XL Axiata , Yahoo, Yelp, Yoose.com.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Need for location information on mobile devices
      • Table Types of LBS
      • Table Differences between indoor and outdoor LBS
      • Table LBS value chain
      • Table LBS applications
      • Table LBS business benefits
    • Digital snapshot of major countries in APAC
      • Table Digital snapshot of major countries in APAC 2015
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table LBS market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by usage
    • Table LBS market in APAC by usage 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Outdoor LBS market in APAC
      • Table Outdoor LBS market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Indoor LBS market in APAC
      • Table Indoor LBS market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Outdoor LBS market in APAC:Segmentation by service
    • Table Outdoor LBS market in APAC by service 2015
    • Table Outdoor LBS market in APAC by service 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Outdoor location-based navigation market in APAC
      • Table Outdoor location-based navigation market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Outdoor location-based search and advertising market in APAC
      • Table Outdoor location-based search and advertising market in APAC 2015-2020 ($billions)
    • Outdoor location-based infotainment and analytics market in APAC
      • Table Outdoor location-based infotainment and analytics market in APAC 2015-2020 ($billions)
    • Outdoor location-based tracking market in APAC
      • Table Outdoor location-based tracking market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Segmentation by end-user
    • Table LBS market in APAC segmentation by end-user 2015
    • Table LBS market in APAC by end-user 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • LBS market in APAC by enterprises
      • Table LBS market in APAC by enterprises 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • LBS market in APAC by individual consumers
      • Table LBS market in APAC by individual consumers 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • LBS market in APAC by government organizations
      • Table LBS market in APAC by government organizations 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Market drivers
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Funding in LBS ecosystem
    • AutoNavi (Alibaba Group)
      • Table AutoNavi: Business offerings
    • Dianping
    • Google
      • Table Google: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
    • HERE
      • Table HERE: Business segmentation
    • MapmyIndia
      • Table MapmyIndia: Business segmentation
    • NavInfo
      • Table NavInfo: Business segmentation
    • Near
      • Table Near: Product segmentation
    • Telenav
      • Table Telenav: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Telenav: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2015
    • TomTom
      • Table TomTom: Business segmentation
    • Other prominent vendors
    • Emerging vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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