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MLCC Shortages: FY 2019 Tier-To-Tier Strategies and Alternative Reference Design Solutions

MLCC Shortages: FY 2019 Tier-To-Tier Strategies and Alternative Reference Design Solutions

This global market study offers a fresh look (as of November 2018) at the current market shortage in multilayered ceramic chip capacitors (MLCC) and offers the reader solutions based upon a tier-to-tier analysis of all known MLCC vendors by Case Size; followed by additional suggestions for solutions to the MLCC shortage based upon alternative MLCC case sizes or dielectrics for alternative reference designs. Multiple capacitor vendors are noted in this study in the MLCC, Polymer Tantalum, Polymer Aluminum and DC Film Chip market segments. This study also contains the latest Paumanok Slide Presentation on the State of The Passive Components Industry

Study Sections- This global market study offers a fresh look (as of November 2018) at the current market shortage in multilayered ceramic chip capacitors (MLCC) and offers the reader solutions based upon a tier-to-tier analysis of all known MLCC vendors by Case Size; followed by additional suggestions for solutions to the MLCC shortage based upon alternative MLCC case sizes or dielectrics for alternative reference designs. Multiple capacitor vendors are noted in this study in the MLCC, Polymer Tantalum, Polymer Aluminum and DC Film Chip market segments. This study also contains the latest Paumanok Slide Presentation on the State of The Passive Components Industry as of November 2018. Table Of Contents: Study Sections-

• INTRODUCTION TO PASSIVE ELECTRONIC COMPONENT MARKETS, TECHNOLOGIES & OPPORTUNITIES: 2018
• THE MLCC SHORTAGE OF FY 2019- AN UPDATE
• MLCC SHORTAGES ARE CREATING CHALLENGES IN MULTIPLE END-MARKETS IN 2018
• CAPACITY EXPANSION IN THE GLOBAL MLCC MARKETS: FIXING THE PROBLEM
• AN UPDATE ON INSTALLED GLOBAL CAPACITANCE: IS THIS A FAD OR A SHIFT?
• COMPARING PRIOR PARTS SHORTAGES: 2005, 2013 AND 2018
• ALTERNATIVES TO MLCC
• MLCC SHORTAGES BY CASE SIZE: 2018
• TIER TO TIER SOLUTIONS IN MLCC
• A VIABLE TIER-TO-TIER SOLUTION
• ALTERNATIVES TO MLCC: CHANGING THE REFERENCE DESIGN

Presentation Slides- Passive Electronic Components: State of The Industry: November 2018
• Update Passive Electronic Components: Market Presentation NOVEMBER 2018
• The Technical Economic Maxims Associated With Passive Electronic Components
• Global Market Forecasts for Growth by Dielectric: FY 2019
• Visual Comparison of Lead Times for 26 Types of Capacitors
• Capacitor Lead Times- 60 Months of Data
• MLCC Lead Times
• MLCC High Cap Versus Low Cap Lead Times
• Tantalum Capacitor Alternatives; Lead Times by Cathode and Case Size
• Plastic Film Capacitor Lead Times
• Linear Resistor: Lead Times
• Discrete Inductors: Lead Times
• World Market Update: Nov 2018
• Passive Component Quarterly Market Value
• Passive Component Quarterly Market Volume
• Passive Component Quarterly Market Pricing
• Vendors and Financials
• Passive Component Vendors; Quarterly Financials and March 2019 Forecasts
• What Drive Past Cycles
• What Broke Past Cycles
• Feast and Famine Market Cycle in Capacitors
• Raw Material Pricing
• Raw Material Price Index for Passive Components
• Base Metal Materials Pricing
• Precious Metal Raw Material Pricing


MLCC SHORTAGES FY 2019
TIER-TO-TIER STRATEGIES AND ALTERNATIVE REFERENCE DESIGN SOLUTIONS
MLCC SHORTAGES; TIER-TO-TIER AND ALTERNATIVE REFERENCE DESIGN SOLUTIONS: GLOBAL MARKET STUDY FY 2019
1.0 INTRODUCTION TO PASSIVE ELECTRONIC COMPONENT MARKETS, TECHNOLOGIES & OPPORTUNITIES: 2018
1.1 SCOPE OF REPORT COVERAGE:
1.2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY:
1.2.1 Government Data Collection and Resources:
1.2.2 Secondary Published Sources:
1.2.3 Primary Intelligence Gathering:
1.3 FIXED CAPACITORS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SUB-CATEGORIES: FY 2018
1.4 THE PASSIVE COMPONENT SUPPLY CHAIN:
1.4.1 Mining of Raw Materials:
1.4.1 (A) Electronic Materials Are Usually Mined As Ore In The Following Countries
1.4.2 Raw Materials Processing:
1.4.2 (A) Key Technology platforms required for Passive Component Production
1.4.3 Component Manufacturing:
1.4.3 (A) Direct Versus PLP Manufacturing:
1.4.4 Component Distribution:
1.4.4 (A) OEM, EMS and Disti Explained
1.4.5 End-Market Consumption:
1.4.5 (A) Primary End Use Markets
1.4.5 (B) Primary Consuming End- Product Lines
1.4.5 (C) Automotive and Industrial: Specialty Requirements
1.4.5 (D) Specialty End-Use Markets: Key Consuming Product Markets
1.4.6 Recycling of Critical Materials:
1.5 THE TECHNICAL ECONOMIC MAXIMS ASSOCIATED WITH PASSIVE ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS:
1.6 THE TWO KEY TECHNICAL ECONOMIC MAXIMS ASSOCIATED WITH PASSIVE ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS:
1.6.1 Ubiquitous Nature of Passive Electronic Components In Electrical and Electronic Circuits:
1.6.2 Fixed Capacitors and Their Respective Sub-Categories: FY 2019
1.6.3 Relationship Between Performance and Available Surface Area:
1.7 SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS:
2.0 THE MLCC SHORTAGE OF FY 2019- AN UPDATE
2.1 USING PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS AND BIG DATA TO MODEL PARTS SHORTAGES IN PASSIVE ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS
2.2 Introduction:
2.3 DESCRIPTION OF THE DATA SET:
2.3.1 The 29 Products Covered by Paumanok Research (Zogbi Reports)
1. Axial Leaded Al203:
2. EDLC Supercapacitors (Carbon)
3. SMD V-Chip (Al203)
4. Organic H-Chip (Al203)
5. Radial Leaded (Al203)
6. Snap-In (Al203):
7. Large Can (Al203)
8. Ceramic 0201 MLCC (Chips (0201 BaTI02):
9. Ceramic 0402 MLCC (Chips (0402 BaTI02):
10. Ceramic 0603 MLCC (Chips (0603 BaTI02):
11. Ceramic 0805 MLCC (Chips (0805 BaTI02):
12. Ceramic 1206 MLCC (Chips (1206 BaTI02):
13. Ceramic 1210-1225 MLCC (Chips (1210-1225 BaTI02):
14. Ceramic High-CV MLCC (Chips All Sizes BaTI02 In Hydrothermal, alk-oxide or sol-gel):
15. Ceramic Specialty Capacitors
16. Tantalum, Molded Chip A Case (Manganese Cathode)-
17. Tantalum, Molded Chip B Case (Manganese Cathode)-
18. Tantalum, Molded Chip C Case (Manganese Cathode)-
19. Tantalum, Molded Chip D Case (Manganese Cathode)-
20. Tantalum, Molded Chip E/X Case (Manganese Cathode)-
21. Tantalum, Molded Chip A Case (Polymer Cathode)-
22. Tantalum, Molded Chip B Case (Polymer Cathode)-
23. Tantalum, Molded Chip C Case (Polymer Cathode)-
24. Tantalum, Molded Chip D Case (Polymer Cathode)-
25. Tantalum, Molded Chip E/X Case (Polymer Cathode)-
26. Plastic Film; Axial Leaded Plastic Film (Polyethylene Terephthalate Plastic Film Dielectric)
27. Plastic Film: Film Chips (PPS, PEN and PET Films)
28. Plastic Film: Radial Leaded Plastic Film (PET Plastic Film
29. Plastic Film: Suppression Film (Snubber/X&Y)
2.3.2 WHY ALL PARTS MATTER IN A SHORTAGE
2.3.3 USING BIG DATA SETS TO MODEL PAST CYCLES:
2.3.3 (A) March of 2010 through January of 2012-.
2.3.3 (B) March of 2011 Through June of 2012-
2.3.3 (C ) July 2012 Through April of 2013
2.3.3 (D) May of 2013 Through May of 2017
2.3.3 (E) June of 2016 Through June of 2017
2.3.3 (F) July of 2017 Through June of 2018- Parts Shortages-
2.4 USING BIG DATA SETS TO MODEL PAST CYCLES:
3.0 MLCC SHORTAGES ARE CREATING CHALLENGES IN MULTIPLE END-MARKETS IN 2018
3.1 INTRODUCTION TO THE 2018 MLCC SHORTAGES-
Limited Capacity To Stack Ceramic Dielectric Will Extend MLCC Shortages To 2020 and beyond.
3.2 STRATEGIES FOR MANAGING SHORT SUPPLY SCENARIOS-
3.3 THE ULTRA-SMALL CASE SIZE CONTENT
MLCC Content in Apple Phone and Tesla EV Migration
3.4 CAPACITANCE REQUIREMENTS PER PERSON:
3.5 WHERE THE BOTTLENECK IN THE MLCC SUPPLY CHAIN EXISTS AND WHAT CUSTOMERS ARE DOING TO OVERCOME IT-
3.5.1 Increasing Capacitance While Decreasing Case Size Trends
3.5.2 Technology Hurdles Keep Competition Minimal, Customers Have Limited Transparency, Think All MLCC Are The Same
3.5.2 (A) Limited Competition In X5 R O6 O3 and O8 O5 MLCC
3.5.3 Why The Shortage of MLCC May Last 5 Years:
3.5.4 Applications of Nano-Technology Into MLCC Technology Advancement Can Take Up To 90 Months {BOX- JENKINS ANALYSIS}
3.5.5 How MLCC Shortages Might Impact Demand For Other Dielectrics: FY 2019-2023
4.0 CAPACITY EXPANSION IN THE GLOBAL MLCC MARKETS: FIXING THE PROBLEM
4.1 CAPACITY EXPANSION IN THE GLOBAL CERAMIC CAPACITOR INDUSTRY: CALENDAR-YEAR 2018-2019:
4.2 WHY THE 2018 UP-CYCLE RESEMBLES THE 2007 UP-CYCLE:
4.2.1 When The Market Goes South…
4.2.1 (A) MLCC Expansion Strategy Analysis-
4.2.1 (A1) ROI Equations Over Time Show Yields Lower Over Time
4.2.1 (A2)
Regional Expansion Analysis:
4.2.1 (A3)
Supply Chain Analysis: Materials Availability:
4.2.1 (A4) High Cap Versus Low Cap Revenue Analysis:
4.2.1 (A5) Market Share Analysis: Maintenance and Roadmaps:
4.2.1 (A6) Where Capacity Expansion Is Expected: MLCC Dielectric Chemistry:
4.2.3 Additional Markets Impacted By Capex In MLCC
4.2.3 (A) Gas Stabilized Furnace Vendors:
4.2.3 (B) Integration and Modularization Markets Outlook-
4.3 SUMMARY AND CONCLUSION: CAPEX
5.0 AN UPDATE ON INSTALLED GLOBAL CAPACITANCE: IS THIS A FAD OR A SHIFT?
5.1 Introduction and Methodology for Calculating Installed Global Capacitance
5.2 Substantial Increases in Capacitance Requirements Over Time
5.2.1 The First Shift: Makes Things Smaller (The Pioneer)
5.2.2 The Second Shift: Makes Things Portable (The Early Settler)
5.2.3 The Third Shift- Connects Them All Together (The Infrastructure)
5.3 The Structure of an MLCC Showing Stackable Ceramic Layers
5.4 Certain Dielectrics Impact The Annual Capacitance Requirements More Than Others:
5.5 The Growth In Capacitance Value Per Person:
5.5.1 The Growth in World Populations:
5.5.2 The Growth in Capacitance Value Per Person:
5.5.3 Critical Breakthroughs in Ceramics Processing Adds To Installed Capacitance Base:
5.6 WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS:
6.0 COMPARING PRIOR PARTS SHORTAGES: 2005, 2013 AND 2018…
6.1 TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT OF THE HIGH CAPACITANCE X5 R MLCC MARKET SEGMENT: 2005, 2013, 2018 COMPARISONS OF THE ROADMAP:
6.2 X5 R MLCC MARKET IMPACTED BY ACQUISITIONS AND SLOW ADOPTION OF TECHNOLOGY: 2005-2013-2018
Competitive Environment In X5 R High Capacitance MLCC Markets By Maximum µF: 2005-2013-2018
6.3 TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT OF THE HIGH CAPACITANCE X7 R MLCC MARKET SEGMENT: 2005, 2013, 2018 COMPARISONS OF THE ROADMAP:
6.4 X7 R MLCC MARKET IMPACTED BY LACK OF INVESTMENT IN HIGH CAPACITANCE VARIATIONS: 2005-2013-2018
6.4.1 Competitive Environment In X7 R High Capacitance MLCC Markets By Maximum µF: 2005-2013-2018
6.5 SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS: MLCC ARE HARD TO MAKE
7.0 ALTERNATIVES TO MLCC:
7.1 MLCC SUBSTITUTION MARKETS, TECHNOLOGIES AND OPPORTUNITIES: 2018
7.2 MLCC Sets The Tone for The Technology Roadmap in Ultra-Small Next Generation Components
7.3 Thick Film Chip Resistors and Ferrite Beads Keep Up With Trends
7.4 Leading Edge Ultra-Small Component Similarities
7.5 Solid Passive Components about To Make a Breakthrough in Technology
7.6 Tantalum Capacitors Making Technology Leaps As Well
7.7 Polymer Aluminum Limitations
7.8 Components Holding Back Technology (Limitations on Maximum Volumetric Efficiency)
7.9 ULTRA-SMALL PASSIVES: A MULTIBILLION INDUSTRY
7.9.1 Global Markets By Case Size:
7.9.2 The Leading Edge Markets- 01005 and 008004:
7.9.3 The Core Value Markets- 0201 to 0805
7.9.4 The Large Case Electrolytic Markets In Tantalum and Aluminum
7.10 INCREASING CAPACITANCE WHILE DECREASING CASE SIZE- THE TECHNOLOGY GAME IN PASSIVES
7.10.1 MLCC and Tantalum- Major Competition Coming
7.11 MARKET DRIVERS FOR ULTRA-SMALL PASSIVE COMPONENTS: FY 2017-2022
7.11.1 The Real Products Driving Volumetric Efficiency
Market Drivers for Ultra-Small Passive Components
8.0 MLCC SHORTAGES BY CASE SIZE: 2018
8.1 INTRODUCTION:
8.2 TREND ANALYSIS BY CASE SIZE:
8.3 MINIATURIZATION: DRIVEN BY AND FOR THE MARKET:
8.4 A SEPARATE OUTLOOK:
8.5 TIER-TO-TIER STRATEGY IN MLCC:
8.6 OTHER CONSIDERATIONS WHEN CHOOSING AN MLCC
8.7 SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS-
SECTION II- SOLUTIONS
9.0 TIER TO TIER SOLUTIONS IN MLCC
9.1 TIER-TO-TIER STRATEGY IN MLCC:
9.2 PROXIMITY TO NEW SUPPLY: MLCC FACTORIES AND TRANSPLANTS BY COUNTRY AND WORLD REGION
9.2.1 Japanese Production Output of Ceramic Capacitors for 2018
9.2.1 (A) Top 15 Factories Producing Ceramic Capacitors In Japan
9.2.2 Korean Production Output of Ceramic Capacitors in 2018
9.2.2 (A1) Top 4 Factories Producing MLCC In Korea ROK
9.2.3 Chinese Production Output of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
3.10.3 (A) Top 36 Factories Producing MLCC In China
9.2.4 Philippines Production Output Of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
3.10.4 (A) Top 2 Factories Producing MLCC In Philippines
9.2.5 Singapore Production Output Of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
9.2.5 (A) Top Factory Producing MLCC In Singapore
3.10.6 Americas Production Of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
9.2.6 (A) Top 20 Factories Producing MLCC In the United States
3.10.7 Mexico Production Of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
9.2.7 (A) Top Factories Producing Ceramic Capacitors In Mexico: 2018
3.10.8 Malaysia Production of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
9.2.8 (A) Top Factories Producing Ceramic Capacitors In Malaysia: 2018
9.2.9 European and ROW Production of Ceramic Capacitors: FY 2018
3.10.9 (A) Top Factories Producing MLCC In Europe and Israel: 2018
9.3 ALL KNOWN CERAMIC CAPACITOR MANUFACTURERS: FY 2018
9.3.1 MLCC Vendors by Case Size Showing Limited Vendors in Larger Sets
9.3.2 MLCC Consumption by Case Size Showing Unit Output Over Time in Real Data
9.3.4 MLCC Shifts by Case Size Over Time- Handsets Drive Demand
9.3.5 MLCC Consumption by Case Size
9.3.6 MLCC TRENDS TO CONSIDER-
9.3.6. (A) Handsets Drive MLCC R&D
9.3.6 (B) Smaller Case Sizes Are The Continual Trend
9.3.6 (C ) Alternative Solutions Lack The Required Economies of Scale
10.0 A VIABLE TIER-TO-TIER SOLUTION
10.1 ACAP
ACAP CORPORATION (PRIVATE)
10.2 AMC
ADVANCED MONOLYTHIC CERAMICS (A JOHANSON DIELECTRICS, INC. COMPANY)
10.3 ATC
AMERICAN TECHNICAL CERAMICS (AN AVX COMPANY)
10.4 AVX
AVX/KYOCERA CORPORATION (NYSE: AVX : RIC 6971:):
10.5 AFM MICRO
AFM MICROELECTRONICS, INC. (PRIVATE)
10.6 CALRAMIC
CALRAMIC TECHNOLOGIES LLC (PRIVATE)
10.7 CANARYTEC
CANARYTEC COMPANY LIMITED (PRIVATE)
10.8 CKE
CKE (INCLUDES DEAN TECHNOLOGY, HV POWER ASSOCIATES AND HV POWER SOLUTIONS)
10.9 COMPEX
COMPEX CORPORATION (PRIVATE)
10.10 DALICAP
DALIAN DALICAP CO., LTD. (PRIVATE)
10.11 DARFON
DARFON ELECTRONICS CORP (PUBLIC, TPE:8163)
10.12 DIELECTRIC LABS
DIELECTRIC LABORATORIES, INC. (A KNOWLES COMPANY)
10.13 EUROFARAD
EUROFARAD (AN EXXELIA COMPANY)
10.14 EXXELIA
EXXELIA GROUP
10.15 EYANG
EYANG HOLDINGS (GROUP) COMPANY LTD. (PUBLIC, HKG:0117)
10.16 FENG HUA
GUANGDONG FENGHUA ADV. TECH. (HLDG) CO (PUBLIC, SHE:000636)
10.17 GREATBATCH, INC.
GREATBATCH, INC. (PUBLIC: NYSE: GB)
10.18 HIGH ENERGY
HIGH ENERGY CORPORATION (INDUCTOTHERM)
10.20 HOLYSTONE
HOLY STONE ENTERPRISE CO., LTD. (PUBLIC, TPE:3026)
10.21 JOHANSON
JOHANSON DIELECTRICS
(JOHANSON TECHNOLOGY, ADVANCED MONOLYTHIC CAPACITORS)
10.22 KEKON
KEKON CERAMIC CAPACITORS 

10.23 KEMET
KEMET ELECTRONICS (NYSE: KEM):
10.24 KNOWLES
KNOWLES CAPACITORS (PUBLIC, NYSE: KN) {NOVACAP, DLI AND SYFER}
10.25 KYOCERA
KYOCERA CORPORATION (TYO:6971
10.26 MARUWA
MARUWA CO., LTD. (PUBLIC, TYO:5344)
10.27 MORGAN
MORGAN TECHNICAL CERAMICS (ELECTROCERAMICS, RUABON DIVISION)
10.28 MURATA
MURATA MANUFACTURING COMPANY LIMITED (RIC: 6981):
10.29 NOVACAP
NOVACAP (A KNOWLES COMPANY)
10.30 PRESIDIO
PRESIDIO COMPONENTS, INC.
(PRIVATE)
10.32 SPECTRUM CONTROL
SPECTRUM ADVANCED SPECIALTY PRODUCTS GROUP
10.33 SRT-MC
SRT MICRO-CERAMIQUE
10.34 SYFER
SYFER TECHNOLOGY LIMITED
(A KNOWLES SUBSIDIARY)
10.31 SEMCO
SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICAL (KSE: 009150):
10.35 TAIYO YUDEN
TAIYO YUDEN COMPANY LIMITED (RIC: 6976):
10.36 TEAM YOUNG
TEAM YOUNG ADVANCED CERAMICS COMPANY LTD. (5345:R.O.C)
10.37 TDK
TDK CORPORATION (RIC: 6762):
10.38 TECDIA
TECDIA
10.39 TEKNIS
TEKNIS CERAMIC PRODUCTS
10.40 TEMEX
TEMEX-CERAMICS (EXXELIA)
10.41 TRS
TRS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (INCLUDES CENTRE CAPACITOR)
10.42 TUSONIX
TUSONIX (CTS CORP.)
10.43 UNION TECHNOLOGY
UNION TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
10.44 VALLEY DESIGN
VALLEY DESIGN CORPORATION
10.45 VISHAY
VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY (NYSE:VSH)
10.46 WALSIN
WALSIN TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (2492):
10.47 WRIGHT
WRIGHT CAPACITORS, INC.
(PRIVATE)
10.48 YAGEO
YAGEO CORPORATION (TW 2327):
10.49 ZONKAS
ZONKAS ELECTRONIC COMPANY LIMITED
11.1 COMPARING ALTERNATIVE DIELECTRICS AND THEIR ALTERNATIVE CASE SIZES:
11.1.1 MLCC Sets The Tone for The Technology Roadmap in Ultra-Small Next Generation Components
11.1.2 Tantalum Capacitor Case Size Alternatives
11.1.3 Polymer Aluminum Capacitor Case Sizes
11.1.4 Plastic Film Chip Case Sizes
11.2 INCREASING CAPACITANCE WHILE DECREASING CASE SIZE
11.2.1 Capacitance Overlap
11.3 THE TANTALUM SOLUTION-
11.3.1 Major Vendors and Market Shares For Molded Chip Conductive Polymer Capacitors Polymer Aluminum and Polymer Tantalum: FY 2018
11.4 TANTALUM CAPACITOR ECONOMIES OF SCALE
11.5 COMPARATIVE FORECASTS FOR CONSUMPTION: MLCC CAPACITORS BY CASE SIZE TO 2022- ECONOMIES OF SCALE REQUIRED
11.6 THE DC FILM CHIP SOLUTION
11.6.1 Plastic Surface Mount Film Chip Capacitors:
11.6.1 Polyethylene Terephthalate:
11.6.2 Polyphenylene Sulfide:
11.6.3 Polyethylene Naphthalate:
11.6.4 Available Thickness:
11.6.5 SMD Film Chip Capacitor Markets (PEN, PET, PPS): FY 2017
11.7 Plastic Film Capacitor Manufacturers: FY 2018 Sales & Market Shares
11.7.1 Major Vendors and Market Shares For SMD Film Chip Type Plastic Film Capacitors: FY 2018
11.8 SUMMARY OF ALTERNATIVE DIELECTRIC SOLUTIONS TO MLCC
1.7.1 ALTERNATIVES TO TRADITIONAL DIELECTRICS:
1.7.1 (A) Miniaturization:
1.7.2 (B) Enhanced Performance:
1.7.2 (C ) Integration:
Table of Figures
Figure 1: Paumanok Research Methodology
Figure 2: Fixed Capacitor Market Breakdown by Sub-Category: FY 2018
Figure 3: The Passive Electronic Component Supply Chain
Figure 4: The Technical Economic Maxims Associated With Passive Electronic Components
Figure 5: 75 Months of Lead Time Data for 29 Types of Capacitors
Figure 6: MLCC Content in Smartphone and Electric Vehicles
Figure 7: Capacitance Requirement Trends Per Person
Figure 8: Increasing Capacitance While Decreasing Capacitor Case Size
Figure 9: LImited Competition in X5 R 0603 and 0805 MLCC
Figure 10: Applications of Nano-Technology Into MLCC Over Time: 2004-2018
Figure 11: Impact of the MLCC Parts Shortage of 2018 on Peripheral Components
Figure 12: Annual Capacitance Consumed in The Global High Technology Economy: 1990-2018
Figure 13: Cumulative Capacitance Consumed in The Global High Technology Economy: 1990-2018
Figure 14: Competitive Environment in X5 R High Capacitance MLCC Markets by Maximum Capacitance Value in Microfarads: 2005-2013-2018 Comparison
Figure 15: Competitive Environment in X7 R High Capacitance MLCC Markets By Maximum Capacitance Value: 2005-2013-2018 Comparison
Figure 16: MLCC Leads Way in Passive Component Volumetric Efficiency
Figure 17: Ultra-Small Passives: A $15 Billion Industry
Figure 18: Increasing Capacitance While Decreasing Case Size
Figure 19: Market Drivers for Ultra-Small Passive Components
Figure 20: Global Production Volume Trends By Case Size: 1991-2017
Figure 21: MLCC Vendors by Case Size: 2018
Figure 22: MLCC- So Simple, Yet So Complicated
Figure 23: MLCC Vendors by Case Size: 2018
Figure 24: Top 15 Factories Producing MLCC In Japan: 2018
Figure 25: Top 4 Factories Producing MLCC In Korea ROK: 2018
Figure 26: Top 36 Factories Producing MLCC In China: 2018
Figure 27: Top 2 Factories Producing MLCC In Philippines: 2018
Figure 28: Top Factory Producing MLCC In Singapore: 2018
Figure 29: Top 20 Factories Producing MLCC in the United States
Figure 30: Top Factories Producing MLCC in Mexico
Figure 31: Top Factories Producing MLCC in Malaysia
Figure 32: Top Factories Producing MLCC in Europe and ROW: 2018
Figure 33: MLCC Manufacturers by Case Size Showing Limited Vendors in Larger MLCC Case Sizes
Figure 34: Global Consumption Volume for MLCC By Case Size: 1991-2017 by Year With FY 2018 Forecasts
Figure 35: Global Consumption Volume for MLCC By Case Size: 1991-2017 by Year With FY 2018 Forecasts As a Percentage of Overall Ceramic Capacitor Sales
Figure 36: Global Consumption Volume for MLCC By Case Size: 2017
Figure 37: MLCC Leads Way in Passive Component Volumetric Efficiency
Figure 38: Increasing Capacitance While Decreasing Case Size
Figure 39: Competition by Case Size in Conductive Polymer Capacitors by Dielectric
Figure 40: Global Consumption Volume for Tantalum Chip Capacitors By Case Size: 1995-2017 by Year With FY 2018 Forecasts 140 Figure 41: Global Consumption Volume for MLCC Capacitors By Case Size: FY 2018-2022
Figure 42: SMD Film Chip Capacitors: End-Use Markets: FY 2017
Figure 43: SMD Film Chip Capacitors: Consumption Value of Demand By End-Use Market Segment: FY 2018
Figure 44: DC Plastic Film Capacitor Manufacturers: FY 2017 Market Shares (Metallized PET)
Figure 45: SMD Film Chip Vendors by Dielectric and Targeted End-Use Market Segment: FY 2018 SMD Film
Figure 46: Global Manufacturers of SMD Film Chip Capacitors: FY 2018 Global Sales and Market Shares
Figure 47: Summary of Alternative Solutions To MLCC Shortages
Figure 48: Operating Margins and Value-Added Ceramic Capacitor Markets: FY 2019
Figure 49: Operating Margins and Value-Added Ceramic Capacitor Markets: FY 2019
Figure 50: Value-Added and Application Specific Ceramic Capacitor Consumption Value by Type: 2018 (In Millions of USD)
Figure 50: Competitive Environment: MLCC Vendors With Flexible Terminations: FY 2018
Figure 52: Value-Added & Application Specific Ceramic Capacitor Vendors: FY 2018 Estimated Sales & Market Shares
Figure 53: Value-Added and Application Specific Ceramic Capacitor Demand By End-Use Market Segment: FY 2018
Figure 54: FY 2018 Global Consumption Value for Value-Added and Application Specific Ceramic Capacitors By Type and End-Use Market Segment

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