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Supercapacitor Market - Global Industry Analysis, Trend, Size, Share and Forecast 2015 - 2023

The recent advancements in power- and energy-densities, extended lifetimes, and increased efficiencies in the field of supercapacitors are extending their usage across a wide range of energy storage and harvesting systems. As compared to conventional rechargeable batteries, which require frequent replacements and present significant threat to the environment owing to their non-biodegradable constituent elements, supercapacitors are economical and environment-friendly on a broader perspective.

Witnessing rapid adoption as an ideal and efficient power alternative to conventional batteries, the global market for supercapacitors is expected to present stiff competition to many popular varieties of batteries in the near future. Transparency Market Research points that the global supercapacitors market will exhibit an impressive 22.3% CAGR over the period between 2015 and 2023. The market, which held an opportunity of US$1.21 bn in 2014, is expected to rise to US$7.37 bn by 2023 with such excellent growth prospects.

Hand-held Electronic Devices Hold Immense Growth Potential

Of the key applications of supercapacitors across sectors such as industrial, solar and wind power, electronic devices, and transportation, supercapacitors are expected to amass majority share in overall revenues from their usage in electronic devices in the next few years. The segment of electronic devices or consumer electronics is expected to expand at a CAGR of 22.8% over the period between 2015 and 2023, surpassing other key application areas.

Supercapacitors are being increasingly used in hand-held electronic devices such as mobile phones, cameras, laptops, and tablets. Practical usage of supercapacitors over the years have demonstrated their usefulness for any kind of electronic device that requires a burst of power. Thus, an increased number of hand-held electronic devices in the consumer as well as industrial sector will be run with supercapacitors in the next few years.

Revenue-wise, the segment of hand-held electronic appliances is expected to rise to a valuation of US$2.67 bn by 2023 from a valuation of nearly half a billion in 2014. With the rising demand for a variety of electronic devices, especially across the economically stabilizing and rapidly industrializing developing regions such as Asia Pacific, the demand for supercapacitors will also gain substantial momentum.

 

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Asia Pacific to be Key Stimulator of Growth

Geographically, the mature market for supercapacitors in North America is expected to witness growth at a sluggish pace through 2023. North America accounted for a share of over 38% in the global supercapacitor market in 2014. However, Asia Pacific, which accounted for a 21.3% share in the global supercapacitor market in 2014, is expected to witness growth at the fastest pace of 23.2% CAGR among key regional markets.

The market in Asia Pacific will benefit from the vast demand for supercapacitors in the consumer electronics industry. The high concentration of some of leading supercapacitor companies in countries such as China, Japan, and South Korea also place Asia Pacific at a highly commanding position in the global supercapacitors market.

The market is presently dominated by Maxwell Technologies Inc., which accounted for a share of over 25% in the global market in 2014. However, the number of companies in the market has more than doubled in the past few years and the competitive rivalry has significantly intensified. Other major companies in the global supercapacitors market are Nesscap CO. LTD., Ioxus, Inc,Supreme Power Solutions Co., Ltd., LS Mtron, and Nippon Chemi-Con Corporation. 


Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Research scope and description
1.2 Research methodology

Chapter 2 Executive Summary
2.1 Market overview
     2.1.1 Key findings

Chapter 3 Global Supercapacitors Market : Market Overview
3.1 Market dynamics
     3.1.1 Drivers
            3.1.1.1 Longer life cycle as compared to batteries and decreasing price of supercapacitors
            3.1.1.2 Environment regulations in regions such as North America, Europe and Asia Pacific
            3.1.1.3 Growing demand from automotive, wind and electric grid sector
            3.1.1.4 Government funding in North America driving the market growth
     3.1.2 Restraints
            3.1.2.1 High price of supercapacitors
     3.1.3 Opportunities
            3.1.3.1 Increasing demand from newer applications such as solar and aerospace and military
            3.1.3.2 Hand-held electronic devices hold potential in the coming years
3.2 Porter’s five forces analysis
     3.2.1 Bargaining power of suppliers
     3.2.2 Bargaining power of buyers
     3.2.3 Threat of substitutes
     3.2.4 Threat of new entrants
     3.2.5 Competitive rivalry
3.3 Market attractiveness analysis.
     3.3.1 Market attractiveness by application
     3.3.2 Market attractiveness by product
     3.3.3 Market attractiveness by type
3.4 Patent Analysis
     3.4.1 Key patent analysis
     3.4.2 U.S. patent analysis
     3.4.3 Europe patent analysis
     3.4.4 Japan patent analysis

Chapter 4 Supercapacitors Market Analysis, by Application (USD Billion)
4.1 Overview
4.2 Automotive and Transportation
     4.2.1 Supercapacitors used in automotive and transportation sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
4.3 Industrial
     4.3.1 Supercapacitors used in industrial sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
4.4 Energy
     4.4.1 Supercapacitors used in energy sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
4.5 Consumer electronics
     4.5.1 Supercapacitors used in consumer electronics sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
4.6 Others
     4.6.1 Supercapacitors used in others sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast

Chapter 5 Global Supercapacitors Market, by Type, 2015 – 2023 (USD Billion)
5.1 Overview
5.2 Supercapacitors module
     5.2.1 Supercapacitors module market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
5.3 Weldable cell
     5.3.1 Weldable cell market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
5.4 Board mounted supercapacitors
     5.4.1 Board mounted supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast

Chapter 6 Global Supercapacitors Market, by Product, 2015 – 2023 (USD Billion)
6.1 Overview
6.2 Double layer supercapacitors
     6.2.1 Double layer supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
6.3 Pseudocapacitors
     6.3.1 Pseudocapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast
6.4 Hybrid capacitors
     6.4.1 Hybrid capacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast

Chapter 7 Global Supercapacitors Market, by Geography, 2015 – 2023 (USD Billion)
7.1 Overview
7.2 North America Supercapacitors market
     7.2.1 North America supercapacitors market , 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.2.2 US supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.2.3 Canada supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.2.4 Mexico supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
7.3 Europe Supercapacitors market
     7.3.1 Europe supercapacitors market , 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.3.2 United Kingdom (UK) supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.3.3 France supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.3.4 Germany supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.3.5 Italy supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.3.6 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
7.4 Asia Pacific Supercapacitors market.
     7.4.1 Asia Pacific Supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: Revenue forecast
     7.4.2 India supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.4.3 China supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.4.4 Japan supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.4.5 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
7.5 Rest of the World (RoW) Supercapacitors market
     7.5.1 RoW Supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: Revenue forecast
     7.5.2 Middle East supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.5.3 Latin America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast
     7.5.4 Africa supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast

Chapter 8 Company Profiles
8.1 Maxwell Technologies Inc.
8.2 Nesscap CO. LTD.
8.3 Panasonic Corporation
8.4 Ioxus, Inc.
8.5 Nippon Chemi-Con Corporation
8.6 YUNASKO
8.7 Supreme Power Solutions Co., Ltd.
8.8 CAP-XX
8.9 LS Mtron
8.10 NEC-Tokin

List of Figures 

FIG. 1 Global supercapacitors market attractiveness, by application, 2014
FIG. 2 Global supercapacitors market attractiveness, by product, 2014
FIG. 3 Global supercapacitors market attractiveness, by type, 2014
FIG. 4 Number of patents filed globally, 2013 - 2014
FIG. 5 Global supercapacitors market, by application,2014 VS 2023
FIG. 6 Supercapacitors used in automotive and transportation sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 7 Supercapacitors used in industrial sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 8 Supercapacitors used in energy sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 9 Supercapacitors used in consumer electronics sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 10 Supercapacitors used in others sector, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 11 Global supercapacitors market, by types,2014 VS 2023
FIG. 12 Supercapacitors module market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 13 Weldable cell market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 14 Board mounted supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 15 Global supercapacitors market, by products,2014 VS 2023
FIG. 16 Double layer supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 17 Pseudocapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 18 Hybrid capacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 19 Global supercapacitors market, by type,2014 VS 2023
FIG. 20 North America supercapacitors market , 2014 – 2023 (USD billion)
FIG. 21 Europe supercapacitors market , 2014 – 2023: revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 22 Asia Pacific Supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: Revenue forecast (USD billion)
FIG. 23 RoW Supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023: Revenue forecast (USD billion)

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Global Supercapacitors market snapshot
TABLE 2 Life cycle comparison of batteries and supercapacitors
TABLE 3 Drivers of global Supercapacitors market: Impact analysis
TABLE 4 Price comparison of supercapacitors
TABLE 5 Restraints of global Supercapacitors market: Impact analysis
TABLE 6 Number of Patents by Region
TABLE 7 North America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 8 North America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 9 North America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by type.
TABLE 10 US supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 11 US supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 12 US supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 13 Canada supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 14 Canada supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by product.
TABLE 15 Canada supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 16 Mexico supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 17 Mexico supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 18 Mexico supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by type.
TABLE 19 Europe supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 20 Europe supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 21 Europe supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by type.
TABLE 22 UK supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 23 UK supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 24 UK supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 25 France supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 26 France supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 27 France supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 28 Germany supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 29 Germany supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 30 Germany supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 31 Italy supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 32 Italy supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 33 Italy supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 34 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 35 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 36 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 37 Asia Pacific supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 38 Asia Pacific supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 39 Asia Pacific supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 40 India supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 41 India supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 42 India supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 43 China supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 44 China supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 45 China supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 46 Japan supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 47 Japan supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 48 Japan supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 49 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 50 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 51 Others supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 52 RoW supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 53 RoW supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 54 RoW supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 55 Middle East supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 56 Middle East supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 57 Middle East supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 58 Latin America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 59 Latin America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 60 Latin America supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.
TABLE 61 Africa supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by applications.
TABLE 62 Africa supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by products.
TABLE 63 Africa supercapacitors market, 2014 – 2023, revenue forecast, by types.

The global supercapacitor market is expected to experience stable growth during the forecast period of 2015 to 2023. Supercapacitor, also known as ultracapacitor, is an electrical component having greater capacitance and power density than conventional capacitors. Currently, supercapacitor are increasingly adopted across various applications such as automotive, elevators, cranes and consumer electronics among others that require frequent energy charge and discharge cycle rather than long term energy storage. For the purpose of our research, the global supercapacitor market is segmented on the basis of application, product, type and geography. By application the various category of supercapacitor market includes automotive and transportation, industrial, energy, consumer electronics and others. The other segment includes application of supercapacitor in aerospace, military and sensors technologies. Based on products, the global supercapacitor market is segmented into double layer supercapacitor, pseudocapacitors and hybrid capacitors. By type, supercapacitor market is segmented into supercapacitor module, weldable cells and board mounted supercapacitor. Moreover, the report also provides cross sectional analysis of all the above segments across different countries within North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Rest of the World.

The global supercapacitor market is primarily driven by increasing demand for supercapacitor across different consumer electronics and automotive applications in order to provide backup power. Supercapacitor provides the necessary power backup required for smooth functioning of the various applications such as video calling, cameras, wireless communications and GPS navigation used in consumer electronic devices. Similarly, the other industrial hand-held devices such as GSM/GPRS and RFID (Radio-frequency identification) communications, LED flash, thermal printers, bar code scanners and GPS (Global Positioning System) chips among others can also be operated more conveniently with the help of supercapacitor for providing the required power boost. Using supercapacitor in line with batteries in these electronic devices increases the lifecycle of conventional batteries by reducing the load of voltage drops. Thus, battery run-time and operational life can be improved extensively by using supercapacitor in these electronic devices. Thus, enormous demand of the highly advanced consumer electronic appliances, in turn is predicted to drive the market for supercapacitor at exponential rate in the coming years. In addition, different initiatives by the government in different parts of the world such as the U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, China and Japan to reduce the power consumption and heat generation is also anticipated to increase the deployment and usage of supercapacitor globally. Moreover, the ongoing practice to upgrade the power generation system from renewable sources across the globe in order to reduce rapid depletion of natural resources is also anticipated to drive the market of supercapacitor in the coming years.

However, competition from well-established battery market and lack of awareness about the huge benefits associated with supercapacitor are the most important factors that deters the growth of supercapacitor market and restrict users from adapting supercapacitor technology. In addition, high initial purchasing cost of supercapacitor coupled with low adoption is also inhibiting the market growth of supercapacitor. Currently supercapacitor are facing immense competition from lithium batteries due to its high price. Despite of these restrictive factors, the supercapacitor market is forecast to witness substantial growth during the forecast period of 2015 to 2023.

This report provides the future predictive market growth of the global supercapacitor market from 2015 to 2023 along with current market analysis. Detailed study of the global supercapacitor market across different countries with respect to product, type and application segment is also highlighted in this report. In addition, the various micro economic and macro-economic factors that are anticipated to affect the growth of global supercapacitor market is also provided in this report.

In 2014, among the different product categories of supercapacitor, the double layer supercapacitor occupied the largest market share and accounted for 42.8% market share. However, the hybrid capacitors segment is anticipated to witness the fastest growing segment. Rapid growth of the Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) market globally, in order to reduce carbon emission is one of the major factors responsible for the exponential growth of hybrid supercapacitor in the coming years. The market of hybrid supercapacitor is forecast to witness the fastest growth with a CAGR of 23.5% during the forecast period.

Among the different types of supercapacitor, the board mounted supercapacitor held the largest market share in 2014 and is also predicted to be the fastest growing market with a CAGR of 22.7% from 2015 to 2023. Increasing usage of board mounted supercapacitor by different automotive manufacturers for various applications such as regenerative breaking and start stop system in order to reduce fuel consumption is responsible for the robust growth of board mounted supercapacitor market.

Geographically, Asia Pacific supercapacitor market is predicted to experience the fastest growth rate with a CAGR of 23.2% from 2015 to 2023. Rapid expansion of production facility in this region owing to huge capital investment by different companies in this emerging technology results in sharp fall of price of the supercapacitor. This reduction in price of supercapacitor coupled with low maintenance cost is predicted to increase the usage of supercapacitor across different application segments. This in turn, is expected to boost the demand for supercapacitor in the coming years.

After considering the various macroeconomic and micro economic factors, the predicted future growth of the global supercapacitor market is provided in this report. In addition, detailed analysis of various factors that are anticipated to affect the demand of supercapacitor globally, is highlighted in this report.

The global supercapacitor market can be segmented as follows:

Global Supercapacitor Market, By Application

  • Automotive and Transportation
  • Industrial
  • Energy
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Others

Global Supercapacitor Market, By Product

  • Double Layer Supercapacitor
  • Pseudocapacitor
  • Hybrid Capacitor

Global Supercapacitor Market, By Type

  • Supercapacitor Module
  • Supercapacitor Cell
  • Board Mounted Supercapacitor

Global Supercapacitor Market, By Geography

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • Italy
    • France
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
    • India
    • China
    • Japan
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Rest of the World (RoW)
    • Middle East
    • Latin America
    • Africa


 
 
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