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Photovoltaics Market By Type (Organic PV, Inorganic PV), Component (Crystalline Silicon PV Cells, Thin Film PV Cells, Modules, Optics, Trackers), Application (Residential, Non-Residential And Utility) & Geography Analysis and Forecasts to 2013-2020

Photovoltaics Market By Type (Organic PV, Inorganic PV), Component (Crystalline Silicon PV Cells, Thin Film PV Cells, Modules, Optics, Trackers), Application (Residential, Non-Residential And Utility) & Geography Analysis and Forecasts to 2013-2020

Photovoltaic (PV) systems comprise a well-established renewable energy technology that is particularly suitable for locations with less or no access to grid electricity. PV systems have been successfully deployed across the world for decades in a variety of applications, including power for remote weather stations & telecommunications towers, residential installations, military and defence, and power plants. The various factors contributing to the usage of PV technology in a wide range of applications include their scalability, need for minimum maintenance of systems, and environment-friendly attributes.

The PV market is observed to be one of the fastest growing sectors supported by various government incentives and funding along with, the extensive R&D activities undertaken by the major market players. PV technology is emerging as the major technology for the generation of power in the world; which is evident from its continuous growth in the last decade. Thus, the market players including both public and private entities are actively taking part in the development of the PV market by making investments, expanding their geographic footprint, and enhancing the said technology.

The major players in the PV market are adopting different kinds of strategies in order to achieve successful penetration and a strong position in this market. In the global marketplace, the number of players is observed to be increasing rapidly due to which, it becomes imperative for every market player to gain a competitive edge over the others. The key strategies adopted by the players to compete in the PV market included agreements, contracts & partnerships, and others such as investments, installation of PV systems, exhibition, and certification among others.

The photovoltaics market is expected to grow from $89.52 billion in 2013 to $345.59 billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 18.30% between 2014 and 2020. In terms of geography, APAC is expected to hold the major market share at 53.25% in 2013, followed by Europe at 23.52%. The key driving factor behind this would be the presence of the major players in the region and increasing government support.

The report presents a detailed insight regarding the current photovoltaics industry, and identifies the key trends of various segments of the market along with, providing in-depth quantitative and qualitative information. The report segments the global photovoltaics market on the basis of component, type, application, and geography. Furthermore, it provides the market size forecasts and trend analysis with respect to the market’s time-line. Detailed geographic insights with respect to the major regions such as North America, APAC, Europe and Rest of the World have also been analyzed.

The major players in global photovoltaics market are Kaneka Corporation (Japan), Kyocera Corporation (Japan), Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan), Panasonic Corporation (Japan), Sharp Corporation (Japan), JA Solar Co. Ltd (China), Jinko Solar (China), ReneSola Co. Ltd (China), Suntech Power Holdings Co. Ltd (China), Trina Solar (China), Yingli Green (China), and Canadian Solar (Canada) among others.

The major aspects of the PV market which have been covered in this report include market analysis, market classification, and market landscape.

The market overview and industry analysis, along with market dynamics and additional qualitative analysis (premium insights about the global and Chinese & Japanese PV market) has been detailed in the report. The market classification encompasses the segmentation and sub-segmentation of the said market based on component, type, application, and geography. Lastly, the current market landscape has been analyzed along with, the company profiles of all the key players in the said industry.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • STUDY SCOPE
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • MARKET BY TYPES
      • MARKET BY COMPONENTS
      • MARKET BY APPLICATION
      • GEOGRAPHIC SCOPE
    • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • FACTOR ANALYSIS
      • INTRODUCTION
      • DEMAND SIDE ANALYSIS
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • MARKET SHARE ESTIMATION
      • KEY DATA FROM SECONDARY SOURCES
      • KEY DATA FROM PRIMARY SOURCES
      • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE MARKET OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET
    • PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET - MAJOR APPLICATIONS
    • PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET - BY APPLICATION
    • CHINA HOLDS THE MAJOR SHARE IN THE PHOTOVOLTAIC MARKET
    • APAC COMMANDS NEARLY HALF OF THE TOTAL PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET SHARE
    • PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET: THIN FILM PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET (2014 - 2020)
    • MAJOR COUNTRIES IN THE PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET
    • GLOBAL PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET, BY TYPE -2020
    • LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS, BY GEOGRAPHY
  • MARKET INSIGHTS INTO THE CHINESE AND JAPANESE MARKET
    • APAC PV MARKET, COMPARISON OF THE CHINESE AND JAPANESE MARKET SHARES (2013 AND 2020)
    • APAC ANNUAL PV INSTALLATION CAPACITY, COMPARISON BETWEEN 2013 AND 2020
    • COMPARISON OF JAPANESE AND CHINESE PV MARKET GROWTH - BETWEEN 2013 AND 2020
    • COMPARISON OF JAPANESE AND CHINESE ANNUAL PV INSTALLATION CAPACITY- BETWEEN 2013 AND 2020
    • QUARTERLY SHIPMENT OF PV MODULES IN JAPAN: QUARTERWISE OVERVIEW IN 2013
    • CHINA'S IMPORT OF CRYSTALINE SILICON PV: OVERVIEW OF THE PAST THREE YEARS
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • EVOLUTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY TYPE
      • BY COMPONENT
      • BY APPLICATION
      • BY GEOGRAPHY
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
        • Table SUPPORTIVE GOVERNMENT POLICIES AND INITIATIVES ARE DRIVING THE PV MARKET
      • RESTRAINTS
        • Table HIGH COST OF PV DEVICES AND SUPPORTIVE SYSTEMS IS THE MAJOR RESTRAINT IN THE PV MARKET
      • OPPORTUNITIES
        • Table DECLINING PV SYSTEM COSTS ARE CREATING AN OPPORTUNITY IN THE MARKET
      • CHALLENGE
        • Table AVAILABILITY OF OPERATIVE LAND IS POSING AS A CHALLENGE IN THE PV MARKET
    • MARKET OVERVIEW: CHINESE MARKET
      • DRIVERS
    • MARKET OVERVIEW: JAPANESE MARKET
      • DRIVERS
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • BUYER'S BARGAINING POWER
      • THREAT FROM SUBSTITUTES
      • SUPPLIERS BARGAINING POWER
      • THREAT FROM NEW ENTRANTS
      • DEGREE OF COMPETITION
    • STRATEGIC BENCHMARKING
      • TACTICAL STEPS FOR MARKET GROWTH
  • MARKET BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION AND MW)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY VS CUMULATIVE INSTALLATION CAPACITY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY VS CUMULATIVE INSTALLATION CAPACITY, 2013-2020 (YEAR-ON-YEAR GROWTH)
    • ORGANIC PV
    • INORGANIC PV
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
      • Table ORGANIC PV: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
      • Table ORGANIC PV: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY APPLICATION 2013-2020 (IN MW)
      • Table INORGANIC PV: GLOBAL PV MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
      • Table INORGANIC PV: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
  • MARKET BY COMPONENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • CELLS
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION AND MW)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (YEAR-ON-YEAR GROWTH)
      • CRYSTALLINE SILICON PV CELLS
        • Table CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table CRYSTALLINE SILICON: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table CRYSTALLINE SILICON: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
      • THIN FILM PV CELLS
        • Table THIN FILM: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table THIN FILM: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table CRYSTALLINE SILICON CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table CRYSTALLINE SILICON CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table THIN FILM CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table THIN FILM CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table OTHER PV CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table OTHER PV CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table AMORPHOUS SILICON CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table AMORPHOUS SILICON CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table CDTE CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table CDTE CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table CIS/CIGS CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table CIS/CIGS CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table OTHER THIN FILM CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table OTHER THIN FILM CELLS: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
    • OPTICS
    • TRACKERS
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 ($BILLION AND MW)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY TYPE, 2013-2020 (YEAR-ON-YEAR GROWTH)
  • MARKET BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
    • RESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS
    • NON-RESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS
    • UTILITY APPLICATIONS
      • POWER PLANTS APPLICATIONS
      • MILITARY & SPACE APPLICATIONS
        • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table UTILITY: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY SUB-APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table UTILITY: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY SUB-APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table UTILITY: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY POWER PLANT APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table UTILITY: GLOBAL PV MAREKT SIZE, BY MILLITARY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table UTILITY: GLOBAL PV MARKET, BY OTHER APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
  • MARKET BY GEOGRAPHY
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MARKET, CUMULATIVE MARKET INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
      • Table GLOBAL PV MODULES MARKET, AVERAGE SELLING PRICES, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($/WATT)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • U.S.
      • CANADA
      • OTHERS
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ( $BILLION)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table NORTH AMERICA: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
    • EUROPE
      • U.K.
      • FRANCE
      • GERMANY
      • ITALY
      • OTHERS
        • Table EUROPE: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table EUROPE: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table EUROPE: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table EUROPE: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • JAPAN
      • CHINA
      • OTHERS
        • Table APAC: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table APAC: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table APAC: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table APAC: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
    • REST OF WORLD (ROW)
      • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • LATIN AMERICA
      • OTHERS
        • Table ROW: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table ROW: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
        • Table ROW: GLOBAL PV MARKET SIZE, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 ($BILLION)
        • Table ROW: GLOBAL PV MARKET, ANNUAL INSTALLATION CAPACITY, BY THIN FILM CELLS, 2013-2020 (IN MW)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS, PHOTOVOLTAICS MARKET (2013)
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION AND TRENDS
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES/NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2011-2014
      • PARTNERSHIPS, CONTRACT, AGREEMENTS, JOINT VENTURES, AND COLLABORATIONS
        • Table PARTNERSHIPS, CONTRACT, AGREEMENTS , AND JOINT VENTURES
      • MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
        • Table MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
      • EXPANSIONS
        • Table EXPANSIONS
      • OTHER DEVELOPMENTS
        • Table OTHER DEVELOPMENTS
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • JAPANESE PHOTOVOLTAIC PLAYERS
      • KANEKA CORPORATION
        • Table MAJOR STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY KANEKA
      • KYOCERA CORPORATION
        • Table INORGANIC GROWTH STRATEGIES MAJORLY ADOPTED BY KYOCERA
      • MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
        • Table NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT IS THE MAJOR STRATEGY ADOPTED BY MITSUBISHI
      • PANASONIC CORPORATION
        • Table NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT IS MAJOR STRATEGY ADOPTED BY PANASONIC CORP.
      • SHARP CORPORATION
        • Table AGREEMENTS AND PARTICIPATION IN EXHIBITION IS MAJOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR SHARP CORP.
    • CHINESE PHOTOVOLTAIC PLAYERS
      • JA SOLAR CO. LTD
        • Table MAJOR STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY JA SOLAR
      • JINKO SOLAR
        • Table AGREEMENTS IS MAJOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY ADOPTED BY JINKO SOLAR
      • RENESOLA CO. LTD
        • Table AGREEMENTS AND CERTIFICATION IS THE MAJOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY ADOPTED BY RENESOLA
      • SUNTECH POWER HOLDINGS CO. LTD
        • Table INORGANIC GROWTH STRATEGIES MAJORLY ADOPTED BY SUNTECH
      • TRINA SOLAR
        • Table AGREEMENTS AND ACQUISITION IS MAJOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR TRINA SOLAR
      • YINGLI GREEN
        • Table AGREEMENTS AND CONTRACTS COMPRISE THE MAJOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR YINGLY
    • OTHER PHOTOVOLTAIC PLAYER
      • CANADIAN SOLAR INC.
        • Table AGREEMENTS IS MAJOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY ADOPTED BY CANADIAN SOLAR
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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