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Global Position Sensors Industry

Table 2: World Historic Review for Sensors by End-Use Segment- Automobile Applications, Process & ManufacturingIndustries, Machine Tools & General Machinery, HVAC &Building Control, Office Automation & Communication, andOther Application Markets Independently Analyzed with AnnualSales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 3: World 15-Year Perspective for Sensors by End-UseSegment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for AutomobileApplications, Process & Manufacturing Industries, MachineTools & General Machinery, HVAC & Building Control, OfficeAutomation & Communication, and Other Application Markets for2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10

2. POSITION SENSORS: MARKET OVERVIEW & TRENDS II-11Position Sensors Market: A Curtain Raiser II-11Strong Automotive Production to Benefit Automotive PositionSensors II-11Opportunity Indicator II-12Table 4: Global Production of Commercial Vehicles &Passenger Cars for Years 2012, 2015 & 2017 by GeographicRegion (In 000 Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12Automation of Industrial Processes to Benefit IndustrialPosition Sensors II-13Prices to Decline in the Medium to Long-Term II-13Non-Contact Position Sensors Wax in Popularity II-13Smart Position Sensors Gain Market Acceptance II-14Table 5: Global Market for Smart Sensors (2012): PercentageShare Breakdown of Annual Dollar Sales by Product Segment(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14

Table 6: World Market for Smart Position Sensors (2012):Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by GeographicRegion/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15Rising Focus on Wind Energy to Benefit Position Sensors Usedin Wind Turbines II-15Opportunity Indicator II-15Table 7: Global Installed Wind Energy Capacity (InMegawatts) by Geographic Region/Country (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-15Position Sensors in Machine Tools to Witness Growth II-16Opportunity Indicators II-17Table 8: World Market for Machine Tools (2012): Breakdown ofSales (In US$ Million) by Product Segment (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 9: World Market for Machine Tools (2012): PercentageBreakdown of Dollar Sales of Developing Countries - China, India, South Korea, Taiwan and Rest of World (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-17On-Chip Position Sensors Grow in Popularity II-17Table 10: World Market for Angular Position Sensors On-a-Chip(2015E): Breakdown of Sales by End-Use Applications (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-18Emerging Applications in Mobile Devices to Drive Growth II-18Opportunity Indicator II-19Table 11: World Market for Android Operating System Platform(2012): Breakdown of Sales of Smartphones and Media TabletsBased on the Android platform (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-19Untapped Opportunities for Position Sensors in the Oil & GasIndustry II-19Strong Urbanization to Drive Demand for Position Sensors inElevator Systems II-20Opportunity Indicator II-21Table 12: World Market for Elevators (2012 & 2018E):Breakdown of Sales in Units by Geographic Region (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-21Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect II-21Market Outlook Juxtaposed With Current Macro EconomicConditions II-22World Economic Outlook: A Curtain Raiser II-22The Current State of Europe's Debt Crisis: At Bursting Point? II-24Table 13: Breakdown of Gross Government Debt as Percentageof GDP for the Year 2012 by Country (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-26Impact of the Festering Crisis on the Position SensorsMarket in Europe II-26Table 14: Declining Automobile Plant Capacity Utilization:A Dampener for Automotive Position Sensor: PercentageBreakdown of % Capacity Utilization in Europe for Years2007, 2010, 2011 & 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-27Budget Sequestration in the United States: The ClockContinues to Tick . II-27Fragile Manufacturing PMI Has Demand for Industrial PositionSensors walking the Tight Rope II-27A Mixed Bag for Automotive Position Sensors II-29Market Outlook Looking Into the Crystal Ball II-29

3. PRODUCT/END-USE OVERVIEW II-30Sensor: A Generic Definition II-30Position Sensor: A Definition II-30Types of Position Sensors and their Applications II-30Mirror Position Sensor II-30Exhaust Gas Recirculation/EGR Valve Position Sensors II-30Potentiometric Position Sensors II-31Precision Potentiometer II-31Hall Effect based Magnetic Position Sensors II-31Magnetic Field Sensors II-31Magnetostrictive Position Sensors II-31Position-compensation Sensors II-31Optical Position Sensors II-31Fiber-Optic Position Sensor II-32 Eddy Current based Position Sensors II-32Select Linear Position Sensors II-32Inductive Linear Position Sensors II-32Linear Variable Differential Transformer (LVDT) PositionSensor II-32Capacitive Linear Position Sensors II-33Ultrasonic Linear Position Sensors II-33Key End-Use Applications II-33Automotive Industry II-33General Machinery/Machine Tools/ Process and ManufacturingIndustries II-33

4. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-35Macro Sensors Unveils New Miniature LVDT Position Sensors II-35Macro Sensors Designs Steel Mill LVDT Position Sensor II-35Gill Sensors Develops New Contactless Throttle Pedal PositionSensor II-35Variohm EuroSensor Launches Model 9660 Hall Effect RotaryPosition Sensor II-36MTS Launches Temposonics® MH Agri Sensor II-36Melexis Introduces New MLX90365 Magnetic Position Sensor IC II-36Gill Sensors Launches Micro Position Sensors II-37Micro-Epsilon Launches EDS Position Sensors II-37Honeywell Launches New SMART Position Sensor II-38Penny + Giles Unveils J1939 and CANopen Versions of SRH520CN II-39ASM Sensors Introduces WB25 Series of POSITAPE® II-39Honeywell Unveils RTY Series Hall-Effect Rotary PositionSensors II-39Vishay Intertechnology Launches 20 LHE II-40ASM Sensors Launches WB25 Tape Extension Position SensorSeries II-40ASM Sensors Introduces PRAS20/PRAS21 Series of Magnetic RotarySensors II-40Truck Expands Linear Position Sensor Series II-41Bourns Unveils Bourns® Model AMS22 II-41Penny + Giles Introduces 4 to 20 mA Version of SRH502P andSRH501P Contactless Rotary Position Sensors II-41NXP Semiconductors Introduces KMZ60 II-42Macro Sensors Introduces Different Housings for AC-operatedLVDT Linear Position Sensors II-42paragon Introduces New All-gear Sensor for ManualTransmissions II-43Penny + Giles Introduces New Version of SRH220DR RotaryPosition Sensor II-43NXP Semiconductors Launches KMA210 Automotive Position Sensors II-43Penny + Giles Introduces NRH285DR Rotary Position Sensor II-44ASM Sensors Unveils New POSITAPE® Sensor Range II-44Macro Sensors Introduces New EAZY-GAGE Bundle II-44Micronor Launches Absolute Fiber Optic Position Sensor II-45Penny + Giles Launches JC1500 II-45Honeywell Introduces New Arc Configurations to SMART PositionSensor SPS Range II-45Austriamicrosystems Launches AS5050 Rotary Encoder II-46SICK Introduces New IMA Sensors II-46NXP Semiconductors Launches Automotive Position Sensors II-47Novotechnik Introduces Non-Contact Sensors II-47Macro Sensors Unveils MLW Series of Long Stroke LinearPosition Sensors II-47Balluff Introduces BIP Linear Inductive Position Sensor II-48Bourns Rolls Out Bourns® Model AMS22 Rotary Position Sensor II-48Murata Introduces SV03 Surface Mount Rotary Position SensorSeries II-48Austriamicrosystems Launches AS5410 Linear Position Sensor II-49Truck Expands Q-track™ Product Line II-49Kaman Precision to Launch New High-Precision Position Sensorsand Systems II-49Penny + Giles Unveils New Range of Contactless Rotary andLinear Position Sensors II-50SICK Introduces Inspector P30 Positioning Sensor II-50Honeywell Launches New SMART Position Sensor II-51Penny + Giles Unveils SRH501P and SRH502P Position Sensors II-51austriamicrosystems Launches AS5165 Contactless Magnetic AngleSensor with SAE SENT J2716 Interface II-52ASM Introduces WB10ZG Series Stainless Steel Tape PositionSensor II-52Penny + Giles Unveiles SRH220DR Rotary Position Sensor II-53Penny + Giles Launches NRH280DP Rotary Position Sensor II-53SICK Introduces OLM Distance Measurement Positioning Sensor II-54Penny + Giles Unveils New Contactless Hall-Effect Linear andRotary Position Sensors II-54Novotechnik Launches TX2 Position Sensors II-55Tekscan Unveils FlexiPot™ II-55Novotechnik Launches TIM, a Series of Non-Contact LinearPosition Sensors II-55

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