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Smart Card IC Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis

Smart Card IC Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis

The future of the smart card integrated circuit (IC) market looks attractive with opportunities in telecommunication, payment and banking, transportation, e-government, and others. The global smart card IC market is expected to reach an estimated $4.3 billion by 2023 with a CAGR of 4.0% from 2018 to 2023. The major drivers for the growth of this market are increasing usage of Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards for mobile phones, growing adoption of electronic identification cards for various e-governance projects, and increasing usage of smart cards in payment and banking industries.

Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the smart card IC industry, include the development of smart card IC that can provide more security and integration of smart cards with biometrics.

A total of 74 figures / charts and 57 tables are provided in this 137 -page report to help in your business decisions. Sample figures with some insights are shown below. To learn the scope of, benefits, companies researched and other details of this smart card IC market report, download the report brochure.


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The study includes the smart card IC market size and forecast for the global smart card IC market thorough 2023, segmented by card type, type of interface, end use industry, and region as follows:

Smart Card IC Market by Card Type [$M shipment analysis from 2012 to 2023]:
Microcontroller Memory
Smart Card IC Market by Type of Interface [$M shipment analysis from 2012 to 2023]:
Contact Contactless Others
Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry [$M shipment analysis from 2012 to 2023]:
E-Government Telecommunication Transportation Payment and Banking Others
Smart Card IC Market by Region [$M shipment analysis for 2012 – 2023]:
North America United States Canada Mexico Europe United Kingdom Germany France Asia Pacific China India The Rest of the World
Some of the smart card IC companies profiled in this report include Infineon Technologies AG, NXP Semiconductor, Samsung Electronics, STMicroelectronics, and CEC Huada Electronic Design Co. Ltd and others.

In this market two types of cards, such as microcontroller and memory based are used. Microcontroller based smart card IC will remain the largest type, and it is expected to witness the highest growth during the forecast period as it enables secure payment facilities, authentication, and information storage for consumers.

The global smart card IC market is being used in various end use industries, such as e-government, telecommunication, transportation, payment and banking, and others. Telecommunication will remain the largest application segment during the forecast period supported by the rising adoption for subscriber identity modules (SIM) cards for mobile phones.

Asia Pacific is expected to be the largest region over the forecast period supported by increasing demand for smartphones in China and India. The government of various Asian countries mandates smart card IC in national ID cards, driving licenses, and other government identification cards, which is expected to drive the Asian smart card IC market during the forecast period.

Some of the features of “Smart Card IC Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis” include:
Market size estimates: Global smart card IC market size estimation in terms of value ($M) shipment.Trend and forecast analysis: Market trend (2012-2017) and forecast (2018-2023) by application, and end use industry.Segmentation analysis: Global smart card IC market size by various applications such as card type, type of interface, and end use industry in terms of value and volume shipment.Regional analysis: Global smart card IC market breakdown by North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World.Growth opportunities: Analysis on growth opportunities in different applications and regions of smart card IC in the global smart card IC market.Strategic analysis: This includes M&A, new product development, and competitive landscape of smart card IC in the global smart card IC market. Analysis of competitive intensity of the industry based on Porter’s Five Forces model.
This report answers following 11 key questions:

Q.1 What are some of the most promising, high-growth opportunities for the global smart card IC market by card type (microcontroller and memory), by type of interface (contact, contactless, and ot¬¬¬-hers), by end use industry (e-government, telecommunication, transportation, payment and banking, and others), and by region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World)?
Q.2 Which segments will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.3 Which regions will grow at a faster pace and why?
Q.4 What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers and challenges of the smart card IC market?
Q.5 What are the business risks and threats to the smart card IC market?
Q.6 What are the emerging trends in this smart card IC market and reasons behind them?
Q.7 What are some changing demands of customers in the smart card IC market?
Q.8 What are the new developments in the smart card IC market? Which companies are leading these developments?
Q.9 Who are the major players in this smart card IC market? What strategic initiatives are being implemented by key players for business growth?
Q.10 What are some of the competitive products and processes in this area and how big of a threat do they pose for loss of market share via product substitution?
Q.11 What M&A activity has occurred in the last 5 years in this smart card IC market?


1. Executive Summary
2. Market Background and Classifications
2.1: Introduction, Background, and Classifications
2.2: Supply Chain
2.3: Industry Drivers and Challenges
3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2012 to 2023
3.1: Macroeconomic Trends and Forecast
3.2: Global Smart Card IC Market Trends and Forecast
3.3: Global Smart Card IC Market by Card Type
3.3.1: Memory
3.3.2: Microcontroller
3.4: Global Smart Card IC Market by Interface
3.4.1: Contact Interface
3.4.2: Contactless Interface
3.4.3: Other Interfaces
3.5: Global Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry
3.5.1: E-Government
3.5.2: Telecommunication
3.5.3: Transportation
3.5.4: Payment and Banking
3.5.5: Others
4. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region
4.1: Global Smart Card IC Market by Region
4.2: North American Smart Card IC Market
4.2.1: North American Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry
4.2.2: The US Smart Card IC Market
4.2.3: The Canadian Smart Card IC Market
4.2.4: The Mexican Smart Card IC Market
4.3: European Smart Card IC Market
4.3.1: European Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry
4.3.2: German Smart Card IC Market
4.3.3: UK Smart Card IC Market
4.3.4: French Smart Card IC Market
4.4: APAC Smart Card IC Market
4.4.1: APAC Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry
4.4.2: Chinese Smart Card IC Market
4.4.3: Indian Smart Card IC Market
4.5: ROW Smart Card IC Market
4.5.1: ROW Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry
5. Competitor Analysis
5.1: Product Portfolio Analysis
5.2: Geographical Reach
5.3: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
6. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
6.1: Growth Opportunity Analysis
6.1.1: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry
6.1.2: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by Card Type
6.1.3: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by Interface Type
6.1.4: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by Region
6.2: Emerging Trends in the Global Smart Card IC Market
6.3: Strategic Analysis
6.3.1: New Product Development
6.3.2: Geographical Expansion
6.3.3: Acquisitions and Partnership in the Global Smart Card IC Market
7. Company Profiles of Leading Players
7.1: Infineon Technologies AG
7.2: NXP Semiconductors N.V.
7.3: Samsung
7.4: STMicroelectronics
7.5: CEC Huada Electronic Design Co., Ltd.
7.6: EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
7.7: On Semiconductor Corporation
List of Figures
Chapter 2. Market Background and Classifications
Figure 2.1: Classification of the Global Smart Card IC Market
Figure 2.2: Supply Chain for the Global Smart Card IC Market
Figure 2.3: Major Drivers and Challenges for the Global Smart Card IC Market
Chapter 3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2012 to 2023
Figure 3.1: Trends of the Global GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.2: Trends of the Global Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.3: Trends of the Global Inflation Rate
Figure 3.4: Trends of the Global Unemployment Rate
Figure 3.5: Trends of the Regional GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.6: Trends of the Regional Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.7: Trends of the Regional Inflation Rate
Figure 3.8: Trends of the Regional Unemployment Rate
Figure 3.9: Regional Per Capita Income Trends
Figure 3.10: Forecast for the Global GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.11: Forecast for the Global Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.12: Forecast for the Global Inflation Rate
Figure 3.13: Forecast for the Global Unemployment Rate
Figure 3.14: Forecast for the Regional GDP Growth Rate
Figure 3.15: Forecast for the Regional Population Growth Rate
Figure 3.16: Forecast for the Regional Inflation Rate
Figure 3.17: Forecast for the Regional Unemployment Rate
Figure 3.18: Forecast for Regional Per Capita Income
Figure 3.19: Trends and Forecast for the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 3.20: Trends of the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Card Type (2012-2017)
Figure 3.21: Forecast for the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Card Type (2018-2023)
Figure 3.22: Trends and Forecast for Memory-based Cards in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 3.23: Trends and Forecast for the Microcontroller -based Cards in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 3.24: Trends of the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Interface (2012-2017)
Figure 3.25: Forecast for the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Interface (2018-2023) 51
Figure 3.26: Trends and Forecast for Contact Interface in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 3.27: Trends and Forecast for Contactless Interface in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 3.27: Trends and Forecast for Other Interfaces in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 3.29: Trends of the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2012-2017)
Figure 3.30: Forecast for the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2018-2023)
Figure 3.31: Trends of E-Government Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Figure 3.32: Forecast for E-Government Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Figure 3.33: Trends of Telecommunication Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Figure 3.34: Forecast for Telecommunication Industry in the Global Smart Card IC ($M) Market by Region (2018-2023)
Figure 3.35: Trends of Transportation Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Figure 3.36: Forecast for Transportation Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Figure 3.37: Trends of Payment and Banking Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Figure 3.38: Forecast for Payment and Banking Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Figure 3.39: Trends of Other Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Figure 3.40: Forecast for Other Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Chapter 4. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region
Figure 4.1: Trends of the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Figure 4.2: Forecast for the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Figure 4.3: Trends and Forecast for the North American Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.4: Trends of the North American Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2012-2017)
Figure 4.5: Forecast for the North American Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2018-2023)
Figure 4.6: Trends and Forecast for the United States Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.7: Trends and Forecast for the Canadian Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.8: Trends and Forecast for the Mexican Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.9: Trends and Forecast for the European Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.10: Trends of the European Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2012-2017)
Figure 4.11: Forecast for the European Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2018-2023)
Figure 4.12: Trends and Forecast for the German Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.13: Trends and Forecast for the UK Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.14: Trends and Forecast for the French Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.15: Trends and Forecast for the APAC Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.16: Trends of the APAC Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2012-2017)
Figure 4.17: Forecast for the APAC Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2018-2023)
Figure 4.18: Trends and Forecast for the Chinese Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.19: Trends and Forecast for the Indian Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.20: Trends and Forecast for the ROW Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Figure 4.21: Trends of the ROW Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2012-2017)
Figure 4.22: Forecast for the ROW Smart Card IC Market ($M) by End Use Industry (2018-2023)
Chapter 5. Competitor Analysis
Figure 5.1: Headquarter Locations of Major Smart Card IC Manufacturers
Figure 5.2: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of the Global Smart Card IC Market
Chapter 6. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
Figure 6.1: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by End Use Industry (2018-2023)
Figure 6.2: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by Card Type (2018-2023)
Figure 6.3: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by Interface (2018-2023)
Figure 6.4: Growth Opportunities for the Global Smart Card IC Market by Region (2018-2023)
Figure 6.5: Emerging Trends in the Global Smart Card IC Market
Figure 6.6: Year-over-Year Comparison of Strategic Initiatives by Major Competitors in the Global Smart Card IC Market
Figure 6.7: Major Geography Expansions in the Global Smart Card IC Market
List of Tables
Chapter 1. Executive Summary
Table 1.1: Global Smart Card IC Market Parameters and Attributes
Chapter 3. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis from 2012 to 2023
Table 3.1: Market Trends of the Global Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.2: Market Forecast for the Global Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.3: Market Size and CAGR of Various Card Types of the Global Smart Card IC Market by Value (2012-2017)
Table 3.4: Market Size and CAGR of Various Card Types in the Global Smart Card IC Market by Value (2018-2023)
Table 3.5: Market Trends of the Memory-based Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.6: Market Forecast for the Memory-based Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.7: Market Trends of the Microcontroller-based Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.8: Market Forecast for the Microcontroller-based Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.9: Market Size and CAGR of Various Interfaces in the Global Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.10: Market Size and CAGR of Various Interfaces in the Global Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.11: Market Trends of the Contact Interface Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.12: Market Forecast for the Contact Interface Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.13: Market Trends of the Contactless Interface Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.14: Market Forecast for the Contactless Interface Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.15: Market Trends of the Others Interface Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.16: Market Forecast for the Others Interface Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.17: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries in the Global Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 3.18: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries in the Global Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 3.19: Market Size and CAGR of E-Government Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Table 3.20: Market Size and CAGR of E-Government Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Table 3.21: Market Size and CAGR of E-Government Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Table 3.22: Market Size and CAGR of E-Government Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Table 3.23: Market Size and CAGR of Transportation Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Table 3.24: Market Size and CAGR of Transportation Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Table 3.25: Market Size and CAGR of Payment & Banking Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Table 3.26: Market Size and CAGR of Payment & Banking Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Table 3.27: Market Size and CAGR of Others Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2012-2017)
Table 3.28: Market Size and CAGR of Others Industry in the Global Smart Card IC Market ($M) by Region (2018-2023)
Chapter 4. Market Trends and Forecast Analysis by Region
Table 4.1: Market Size and CAGR of the Smart Card IC Market by Region (2012-2017)
Table 4.2: Market Size and CAGR of the Smart Card IC Market by Region (2018-2023)
Table 4.3: Market Trends of the North American Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.4: Market Forecast for the North American Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.5: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the North American Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.6: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the North American Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.7: Trends and Forecast for the United States Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Table 4.8: Trends and Forecast for the Canadian Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Table 4.9: Trends and Forecast for the Mexican Smart Card IC Market (2012-2023)
Table 4.10: Market Trends of the European Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.11: Market Forecast for the European Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.12: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the European Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.13: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the European Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.14: Trends and Forecast for the German Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Table 4.15: Trends and Forecast for the UK Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Table 4.16: Trends and Forecast for the French Smart Card IC Market ($M) (2012-2023)
Table 4.17: Market Trends of the APAC Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.18: Market Forecast for the APAC Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.19: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the APAC Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.20: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the APAC Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.21: Trends and Forecast for the Chinese Smart Card IC Market (2012-2023)
Table 4.22: Trends and Forecast for the Indian Smart Card IC Market (2012-2023)
Table 4.23: Market Trends of the ROW Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.24: Market Forecast for the ROW Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Table 4.25: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the ROW Smart Card IC Market (2012-2017)
Table 4.26: Market Size and CAGR of Various End Use Industries of the ROW Smart Card IC Market (2018-2023)
Chapter 5. Competitor Analysis
Table 5.1: Product Mapping of Smart Card IC Suppliers Based on Markets Served
Chapter 6. Growth Opportunities and Strategic Analysis
Table 6.1: New Product Launches by Major Smart Card IC Producers (2012-2018)

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