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Metal Oxide Varistors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2015-2019

Metal Oxide Varistors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2015-2019

This market research report covers the global market for metal oxide varistors including multilayered chip varistors, varistor arrays, radial leaded disc varistors, strap varistors, block varistors, axial leaded varistors, molded chip varistors and ring varistors. Global market demand is shown in terms of value and volume based upon type (surface mount versus throughole); demand by end-use market segment in wireless handsets, automotive electronic subassemblies, industrial power electronics, line voltage equipment and lighting ballasts, and other consumer electronics markets. Demand by world region is also shown in the report. A technology overview of varistors is included in the study with construction methods, raw materials and processing; as well as the competition of varistors with other circuit protection components. A look at key standards and recommendations that drive the regional markets for varistors is also included, as are key market trends that are impacting the varistor. The global market overview includes a historical look at the global value and unit volume of consumption on a worldwide basis as well as pricing trends over time. The study breaks out the technical configurations of chip varistors based upon case size, and clamping voltage. Sales and market shares are given for the top vendors and all known vendors on a global basis are addressed and chronicled. The forecasted demand for varistors between 2015 and 2019 in terms of value, volume and pricing is shown; as is forecasts by varistor configuration; forecasts by end-use market segment and forecasts by world region to 2019. The study also shows opportunities for varistor manufacturers in key growth product markets over the next five years. There is also a detailed producer profile segment covering 36 vendors of metal oxide varistors from around then world.


TECHNOLOGY:
1.0 VARISTOR TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW:
1.1 Introduction To Metal Oxide Varistors:
1.2 Description of Varistors:
1.3 Application of Varistors:
1.4 Construction of Varistors:
1.5 Chip and Disc Varistor Configurations and Variations:
1.6 Relationship Between Varistor Configuration and End-Use Market Segment:
1.7 Competition With Other Overvoltage Protection Components:
STANDARDS & REGULATIONS:
2.0 STANDARDS & REGULATIONS IMPACTING VARISTOR COMPONENTS:
2.1 Components Help Design Engineers Comply With Regulations Governing The End-Product
2.2 Important Criteria: Surge Handling and Rise Times:
2.3 The Importance of IEC 61000 and Varistors:
2.4 The Importance of UL 1414 and UL 1449 and Varistors:
2.5 ESD Vs. Lightning Protection And The Varistor:
2.6 Distinct Market Drivers With Different Component Performance Requirements:
2.8 Competition Between Components for ESD Protection:
2.9 Competition Between Components for Lightning and Load Switching Protection:
2.10 Varistors Used With Other Components For Telecom Surge Handling:
2.11 Varistors and the IEC 61000 2, 4 and 5 Specifications:
2.12 Important Changes To The IEC Specifications
2.12 The Value Of Compliance With International Standards & Regulations:
2.13 ESD Vs. Lightning Protection:
TRENDS:
3.0 IMPORTANT MARKET TRENDS IMPACTING VARISTORS: 2015-2019
3.1 Pricing Trends And Future Price Stability:
3.2 Varistor Co-firing with Ceramic Capacitors:
3.2 Expansion of Varistor Configurations
3.4 Strategic Acquisitions Affecting Global Market Share:
3.4.1 TDK’s Purchase of EPCOS:
3.4.2 Littelfuse’s Purchase of Harris Suppression Products Division
3.4.3 Vishay’s Purchase of BCComponents:
3.5 Raw Material Usage and Supply Issues
3.6 Value-Added & Application Specific Markets:
3.7 The Mass Movement To China:
3.8 Key Growth Markets & Strategies For Component Vendors:
3.8.1 Movements to Smart Grids and Renewable Energy Systems: Major Impact
3.8.2 Movement to USB 3.0- Major Impact
3.8.2 (A) Critical Developments in The USB Protocol (Movement to 3.0 is a Major Development For Circuit Protection Component Markets):
3.8.3 Emerging Economies: Major Impact on Varistor Markets
3.8.3 (A) Top 15 Emerging Economies: 2015-2020
3.8.3 (B) Illustration: Emerging Economies Versus Established Economies: 2015
MARKET OVERVIEW:
4.0 GLOBAL VARISTOR MARKETS: 2015-2019:
INTRODUCTION:
4.1 Varistor Component Introduction:
4.2 Surface Mount and Throughole Varistor Configurations and Variations:
4.2.1 Multilayered Ceramic Chip Varistors:
4.2.2 Disc Varistors:
4.2.3 Varistor Chip Arrays
4.2.4 Strap Varistors:
4.2.5 Block Varistors:
4.2.6 Low Profile Chip Varistors:
4.2.7 Axial Leaded Varistor:
4.2.8 The Molded Chip Varistor
4.2.9 Ring Varistor
4.3 Developments in Varistor Component Types and Configurations: 2014-2015
4.3.1 Chip Varistor Developments: 2014
4.3.2 Varistor Array Developments: 2014
4.3.3 Disc Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.4 High Temperature Varistor Development (and AECQ200 Status): 2014-2015
4.3.5 Strap Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.6 Plastic Molded Chip Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.7 Block Varistor (Screw Terminal) Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.8 Thermally Protected Disc Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.9 Axial Leaded Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.10 Single Chip, Low Profile Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.11 ESD and EMI Combination Chip Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.12 Ring Varistor Developments: 2014-2015
4.3.13 Specialty Designs (Ultra-Low Capacitance, Glass Encapsulated, Halogen Free, Non-Fragmenting, Fail Safe): 2014-2015
4.4 Impact of New Specifications on the Global Varistor Market: 2015
4.5 Competition With Other Overvoltage Protection Components:
4.6 Major Chip, Disc and Specialty Varistor Manufacturers: 2014
4.7 Changing Strategies in Chip Varistor Portfolios (O1OO5 to 2220)- 2015
4.8 The Top Suppliers In Chip Varistors & Their Product Line-Up:
4.9 Global Competitive Environment in Chip Varistors By Case Size; 2015
4.10 Competitive Environment in Disc Varistors: 2015
4.11 Vendor Differentiation Strategies in Varistors: 2014
4.11.1 Varistor Array Vendors
4.11.2 Automotive Grade Varistor Vendors
4.11.3 Robust Strap Varistor Vendors
4.11.4 Molded Chip Varistor Vendors:
4.11.5 Thermally Protected Disc Varistor Vendors:
4.11.6 AEC-Q200 Rev-D Varistor Vendors:
4.11.7 Single Chip Low Profile Varistor Vendors
4.11.8 ESD and EMI Combination Varistor Components:
4.11.9 Block Varistor Vendors:
4.11.10 Ring Varistor Vendors:
4.12 SMD Chip Varistor Technology:
4.12.1 Chip Varistor Availability By Case Size and Operating Voltage: 2015
4.12.2 Chip Varistor Availability By Case Size and Amperage: 2015
4.12.3 Chip Varistor: Maximum Clamping Voltage By Case Size: 2015
4.13 Technology Roadmap for SMD Chip Varistor Development: 2015-2019
4.13.1 Technology Roadmap For Varistors by Case Size: 2015-2019:
4.13.2 Technology Roadmap For Varistors by Case Size and Amperage: 2015-2019:
4.13.3 Technology Roadmap For Varistors by Case Size and Maximum Clamping Voltage 2014-2019:
4.14 Varistors: Historical Market Growth:
4.14.1 Historical Value, Volume and Unit Pricing For Metal Oxide Varistors: Worldwide
4.14.2 Volume Growth in Worldwide Varistor Shipments: 2004-2014:
4.14.3 Value Growth in Worldwide Varistor Shipments: 2004-2014:
4.14.4 Price Erosion For Varistors: 2004-2014:
4.14.5 Global Volume, Value and Pricing for Metal Oxide Varistors: 2003-2014
4.15 Varistor Shipment Volumes:
4.15.1 Long Term-Historical 19 Year Analysis-Global Varistor Unit Shipments: 1995-2014
4.15.1 (A) Global Unit Volume Shipments for Metal Oxide Varistors: 1995-2014 (Rise of Varistor in Accordance with Handsets)
4.15.2 Historical Growth In Unit Shipments By Varistor Configuration (Chip Versus Disc and Other Configurations): 1995-2014
4.15.2 (A) Global Varistor Consumption Volume (Chip Versus Disc/Other): 1995-2014
4.16 Varistor Shipment Values:
4.16.1 Historical 19 Year Value Analysis- Global Varistor Market Value Growth: 1995-2014
4.16.1 (A) 19-Year Shifts in Varistor Market Value Worldwide: 1995-2014
4.16.2 Historical Changes In The Value of Varistor Shipments By Configuration: 1995-2014
4.16.2 (A) Historical Chip Versus Disc Varistor Consumption Value: 1995-2014
4.17 Varistor Pricing:
4.17.1 Historical Global Varistor Pricing & Price Trends: 1995-2014
4.17.1 (A) Historical Analysis of Pricing For Metal Oxide Varistors: 1995-2014
4.17.2 Historical Varistor Price Trend By Configuration: 1995-2014
4.17.2 (A) Chip Varistor Pricing: 1995-2014 & 2019 Forecasts
4.17.2 (B) Disc Varistor Pricing: 1995-2014
4.17.2 (C ) Average Unit Price Trend for Metal Oxide Varistors By Configuration (Chip versus Disc) Over Time
4.17.2 (D) Value, Volume and Pricing Trend for Varistors by Configuration: 1995-2014:
4.18 End -Use Markets For Varistors:
4.18.1 Metal Oxide Varistor Consumption By End-Use Market Segment: 2014 644.18.1 (A) Metal Oxide Varistors: Global Consumption Value By End-Use Market Segment: 2014
4.18.1 (A1) Wireless Handset Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.1 (A2) Power & Industrial Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.1 (A3) Automotive Electronics Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.1 (A4) Computer Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.1 (A5) Surge Protector and GFI Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.1 (A6) Lighting Ballast Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.1 (A7) Specialty Markets For Varistors: 2014
4.18.2 Summary: Global Value, Volume and Pricing for Varistors by End-Use Market: 2014
4.19 Varistor Markets By World Regions:
4.19.1 Global Value of Consumption for Metal Oxide Varistors by World Region: 2014
4.19.1 (A) End-Use Markets for Varistors in The Americas and Regional Competition: 2014
4.19.1 (B) End-Use Markets for Varistors in Europe and Regional Competition: 2014
4.19.1 (C ) End-Use Markets for Varistors in Asia and Regional Competition: 2014
4.20 Market Shares:
4.20.1 Global Sales and Market Shares In Varistors: Year End Sales Estimates: 2014
4.21 Forecasts:
4.21.1 Market Forecasts for Metal Oxide Varistors To 2019:
4.21.2 Market Forecasts For Varistors: 2014-2019 Value, Volume and ASP Outlook
4.21.4 Global Value of Consumption for Varistors: 2014-2019 and Explanation of Forecasts:
4.21.5 Explanation of Growth Forecasts for Varistors: 2014-2019
4.21.6 Global Volume of Consumption for Varistors: 2014-2019 and Explanation for Forecasts:
4.21.7 Global Average Unit Selling Price For Varistors: 2014-2019 and Explanation for Forecasts:
4.21.8 Forecasts For Global Varistor Consumption By Configuration (Chip Versus Disc/Other) to 2019:
4.21.9 Volume Forecasts For Varistors By End-Use Market Segment to 2019:
4.21.10 Value Forecasts For Varistors By End-Use Market Segment to 2019:
4.21.11 Pricing Forecasts For Varistors By End-Use Market Segment to 2019:
4.21.12 Wireless Handset Market Outlook for Varistors: 2014-2019 Forecasts
4.21.13 Industrial Electronic Subassembly Markets For Varistors: 2014-2019 Forecasts
4.21.14 Automotive Electronic Subassembly Markets Outlook for Varistors: 2014-2019 Forecasts:
4.21.15 AC Power Line Protection Markets (Surge Protectors/GFI): 2014-2019 Forecasts
4.21.16 Computers/Peripheral Markets for Varistors: 2014-2019 Forecasts
4.21.17 Lighting Ballast Markets (Surge Protectors/GFI): 2014-2019 Forecasts
4.21.18 Value, Volume and ASP Forecasts for Metal Oxide Varistors by End-Use Market Segment: 2014-2019
4.21.19 Forecast for Varistor Consumption By World Region To 2019:
4.21.20 Shifts in Global Consumption Of Metal Oxide Varistors and World Region: 1998-2008-2012-2014-2019 (In Millions of USD)
4.22 Opportunities for Varistor Manufacturers to 2020
4.22.1 A Look At Future Markets For Varistors 4.22.1 (A) Smartphones:
4.22.1 (B) The Internet of Things
4.22.1 (C ) Wearable Electronics
4.22.1 (D) Personal Medical Devices
4.22.1 (E) Additive Manufacturing Devices
4.22.1 (F) Renewable Energy Systems
4.22.1 (G) Oil & Gas Electronics
4.22.1 (H) Home Automation Equipment
4.22.1 (I) Advanced Television Sets
4.22.1 (K1) Important Growth Customers for Varistor Manufacturers 2015-2020 (Part One)
4.22.1 (K2) Important Growth Customers for Varistor Manufacturers 2015-2020 (Part Two)
4.22.1 (K) Additional Market Opportunities: 2015-2019
PRODUCER PROFILES:
5.0 PROFILES OF VARISTOR MANUFACTURERS:
5.1 AEM, INC.
AEM, INC. USA
Company Overview:
Key Protection Products
Revenue Estimates:
History:
Accolades & Achievements
5.2 AMOTECH
AMOTECH COMPANY LIMITED ROK (MOV)
Company Overview:
Key Protection Products:
Revenue Estimates:
Sales Breakdown by Product:
Varistor Sales at Amotech:
New Product Developments at Amotech:
5.3 AVX
AVX CORPORATION
AVX: Company Description:
AVX: Competitive Positioning:
Annual Revenues For AVX Corporation: 2009-2014:
Quarterly Revenues For AVX Corporation: 2011-2014 by Quarter
Market Trends At AVX Corporation:
AVX Revenue By Product Group: CY 2012-2013
AVX Revenue Trend By End-Use Market Segment: 2011-2013
AVX Revenue Trend By World Region: CY 2011-2013
AVX Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
AVX New Product Developments in Circuit Protection:
5.4 CENTRA SCIENCE
CENTRA SCIENCE CORP.
Centra Science: Company Overview:
Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
Vertical Integration With SPD A, B and G Series
Centra Science: Estimated Revenues:
Centra Science: Safety Approvals:
Research & Development:
5.5 CERATECH
CERATECH CORPORATION
Ceratech: Company Overview:
Ceratech Product Portfolio:
Ceratech: Company Revenues:
5.6 CKE
CKE, INC. - DEAN TECHNOLOGY
CKE & Relationship With Dean Technology :
CKE: Company History:
Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
5.7 HIEL
HIEL CORPORATION
Hiel Company Background & Circuit Protection Product Development:
Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
Hiel: Trends and Directions:
5.8 HITECH
HITECH HK COMPANY LTD.
Hitech Company Background:
Hitech Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
HiTech Trends & Directions:
5.9 HONGZHI
SHANTOU HONGZHI ENTERPRISES CO. LTD.
About This Company:
Hongzhi Circuit Protection Products:
Hongzhi: Production Capabilities:
Hongzhi: Recent R&D Developments:
Hongzhi: Certifications:
5.10 HYPER-SENSE
HYPER-SENSE TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD
Hyper Sense: About This Company:
Hyper-Sense: Circuit Protection Products:
Hyper-Sense: New Product Development
5.11 INNOCHIPS
INNOCHIPS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD
Innochip: About This Company:
Innochip: Ownership:
Innochips: Product Line:
Target Applications:
Revenues Growth:
Innochips Product Development:
5.12 INPAQ
INPAQ TECHNOLOGY COMPANY LIMITED (MOV/TVS)
Inpaq: About This Company
Inpaq: Circuit Protection Product Portfolio
INPAQ: Revenue Trend: 2007-2013 Actual: 2014 Forecasts
INPAQ: Revenue Forecasts:
INPAQ: Recent Developments:
5.13 ISHIZUKA (SEMITEC)
ISHIZUKA ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
Ishizuka: About This Company
Ishizuka Name Change To SemiTec:
Ishizuka: Circuit Protection Products:
Ishizuka: Major Customers
Latest News:
5.14 JOYIN
JOYIN COMPANY LIMITED (MOV//NTC)
Joyin: About This Company:
Joyin: Circuit Protection Products:
Joyin; Revenues
Joyin: Product Lines & Technology Base
Joyin: Growth Strategy
Joyin: Plant Locations
Joyin Strengths
Joyin: Key Customers:
Joyin: Private Label Customers:
Joyin: Certifications:
5.15 KEKO
KEKO-VARICON (MOV)
KEKO-VARICON: About This Company:
KEKO VARIC : Circuit Protection Portfolio KEKO VARICON: Trends & Directions:
5.16 KOA
KOA CORP. (MOV/PTC/NTC)
KOA: Company Description
KOA Passive Component Revenues:
KOA Corporation: Annualized Revenues & Trends: 2011-2014
KOA Corp. Quarterly Revenues & Outlook: FY 2011-FY 2014
KOA TAMA Electric Subsidiary:
KOA Revenues by World Region:
KOA Revenues by End-Use Market Segment:
KOA Manufacturing Facilities & Production By World Region:
KOA Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
KOA Corporation SWOT Analysis
KOA Strengths:
KOA Weaknesses:
KOA Opportunities:
KOA Threats:
5.17 LATTRON
LATTRON COMPANY LIMITED
Lattron: About This Company:
Lattron: Factories:
Lattron: Certification:
Lattron Trends & Directions:
5.18 LITTELFUSE
LITTELFUSE, INC.
About Littelfuse
Littelfuse: Acquired Brands in Circuit Protection:
Sales Trend Data: 2002-2013; 2014 Forecasts
Littelfuse: Business Segments:
Electronic Products
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Sales Trends by Segment: 2007-2013; 2014 Forecasts
Sales Trends by Region: 2007-2011
Littelfuse: Customers:
Littelfuse: Competition by Segment:
Littelfuse: Recent Acquisitions:
Littelfuse: Trends and Directions and Strategies for Growth
Littelfuse Growth Strategy: 2013-2017
Littelfuse: Electronics Group: Strategies for Growth
Littelfuse Electrical Group: Strategies for Growth
Littelfuse Automotive Group: Strategies for Growth
5.19 MAIDA
M AIDA DEVELOPMENT COMPANY
Maida: About This Company:
Maida: Circuit Protection Products:
5.20 MDE
MDE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC.
MDE: About This Company:
MDE: Trends & Directions and New Product Development:
5.21 MURATA
MURATA MANUFACTURING COMPANY LIMITED
Murata Revenues By World Region & Trends
5.22 OHIZUMI
OHIZUMI MANUFACTURING COMPANY LIMITED
Ohizumi Company Details:
Ohizumi: About This Company:
Ohizumi: About The Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
NTC Thermistors:
PTC Thermistors:
Metal Oxide Varistors:
Ohizumi: Company Revenues: 2013-2013; 2014 Forecast:
Ohizumi: Trends & Directions:
5.23 OKAYA
OKAYA ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES CO., INC.
Okaya: Company Details:
Okaya: About This Company
Okaya: Revenue Trend: 2010-2013 and 2014 Forecasts
Okaya Trends and Directions:
5.24 PANASONIC
PANASONIC ELECTRONIC DEVICES
PED: About This Company:
Panasonic: Net Sales Trend: Ten Years
Development of the “Automotive and Industrial Systems Group- Post 2014.”
PED: Revenue Trend:
Panasonic Revenues by Market Segment:
Merger With Sanyo:
PED: Revenues by World Region:
Panasonic: Revenue Trend By World Region
PED: Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
Circuit Protection Component Production At PED:
Hokkaido Matsushita Electric Co., Ltd.
5.25 SAM HWA
SAM HWA CAPACITOR COMPANY LIMITED
Samwha: About This Company:
Samwha: Revenues Trends and Forecasts for 2014
Samwha: Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
Samwha: ECPC Plants:
5.26 SHIHENG
N ANJING SHIHENG ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Shiheng Electronics: About This Company:
5.27 SINOCHIP:
SINOCHIP ELECTRONICS COMPANY LIMITED
About SinoChip:
5.28 TA -I
TA -I TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
TA-I: About This Company
TA-I Technology Company Revenues: 2010-2013; 2014 Forecasts
TA-I: Product Offering
TA-I: Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
5.29 TAIYO YUDEN
TAIYO YUDEN COMPANY LIMITED
Taiyo Yuden: About This Company
Taiyo Yuden: Circuit Protection Product Portfolio
Taiyo Yuden: Revenue Trend and Forecasts:
5.30 TDK
TDK CORPORATION
TDK: About This Company:
TDK: Revenue Trend:
TDK: Revenues By Product Grouping: 2014
TDK: Circuit Protection Product Portfolio:
Company Information:
EPCOS Recent Events: TDK Acquisition:
EPCOS Ceramic Components Division:
EPCOS Revenues by World Region:
EPCOS Revenues by End-Use Market Segment:
Varistor Production At EPCOS
5.31 THINKING ELECTRONIC
THINKING ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.
Thinking: About This Company:
Thinking: Circuit Protection Portfolio:
Thinking: Revenue Trend: 2010-2013; 2014 Forecasts:
5.32 TONZE ELECTRON
GUANGDONG TONZE ELECTRIC COMPANY LIMITED
Tonze:About This Company
5.33 UPPERMOST
UPPERMOST ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIES COMPANY LIMITED
UEI: About This Company:
UEI: Circuit Protection Portfolio:
UEI: Factories:
5.34 VATRONICS
VATRONICS TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED
Vatronics: About This Company:
5.35 VISHAY
VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY
Vishay: About This Company:
Vishay: Annual Revenues: 2010-2013 and 2014 Forecasts:
Vishay Revenues by Product Group: 2013
Vishay Revenues By End-Use Market Segment: 2013
Vishay: Important Acquisitions in Circuit Protection:
Vishay BC Components:
Vishay: GSI:
Vishay: Thermistor Products
5.36 WALSIN
WALSIN TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
Walsin: About This Company:
Annual Revenues For WALSIN Technology Corp.: 2009-2014
Annual Outputs For WALSIN Technology Corp. In Units
Walsin: Circuit Protection Products:

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