March 21, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
Global Fuses and Circuit Breakers Industry
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fuses and Circuit Breakers in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Fuses, and Circuit Breakers. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US,
. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.
The report profiles 234 companies including many key and niche players such as
ABB Limited, Alstom S.A, Automation Systems Interconnect, AVX Corporation, Bel Fuse Inc., Bentek Inc., Bourns Inc., Carling Technologies, Inc., EPCOS AG, Eaton Corporation, E-T-A Elektrotechnische Apparate GmbH, Fuji Electric FA Components & Systems Co., Ltd., General Electric Company, Hitachi Ltd., Legrand S.A, Littelfuse, Inc., Mersen SA, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Schneider Electric SA, SCHURTER AG, Sensata Technologies Inc., Siemens AG, TE Connectivity Ltd., and Vicor Corporation.
Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-2Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3Fuses I-3Circuit Breakers I-3
II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1A Primer II-1The Indispensability of Power Protection Devices: A Review II-2Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect II-2Impact on Demand in the Electric Power Generation End-UseSector: A Special Focus II-4Current Market Scenario II-4World Economic Outlook: A Curtain Raiser to the Future ofBusiness Prospects II-4Rising Macroeconomic Risks Likely To Turn Into the GrinchThat Stole Global Growth II-4Fiscal Cliff Drama Remains Alive Despite the Legislation ofthe First Round of Fiscal Cliff Deal II-6Implications of the Still Hanging Threat of SequestrationCuts II-7Table 1: Percentage Share Breakdown of BudgetSequestration of
to be Achieved Over the2013-2021 Period by Spending Area (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-8Implications of the Fiscal Cliff Issues On the DomesticFuses & Circuit Breakers Market II-8The Current State of Europe's Debt Crisis: At BurstingPoint? II-9Table 2: Breakdown of Gross Government Debt as Percentageof GDP for the Year 2012 by Country (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-11Impact of the Festering Euro Crisis On the Fuses & CircuitBreakers Market II-11
's Slowing Economy & Its Impact On Demand for Fuses &Circuit Breakers in Industrial Machinery II-14World Market Outlook II-15Key Market Trends, Drivers and Issues II-15High Costs Associated with Equipment Downtime MotivatesDeployment of Fuses & Circuit Breakers II-15Spiraling Energy Consumption and Equally Robust ElectricPower Production: Business Case for HV Circuit Breakers II-16CIVETS to Replace BRICs as the Focal Point for Future Growth II-16Industry Thrives in Tandem with Growth in OEMs II-17Automobile Electronics Propel Demand for Fuses and CircuitBreakers II-17Opportunity Indicators II-18Table 3: Increasing Electronic Content in Automobiles: AComparative Analysis of Electronic Component Value As aPercentage of Total Vehicle Value for Years 1975&2012(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18High-Power Fuses: Poised for Strong Growth II-18Electric Utility Will Drive Fuse Cutouts Market II-18Sanguine Prospects for Moulded Case Circuit Breakers II-19Increase in Industrial and Infrastructure Activities DriveGrowth II-19Waxing Demand for Switchgears Bodes Well for the Market II-19Upgradation of Obsolete Systems to Spur Demand forSwitchgears II-20
2. PRODUCT/END-USE MARKET OVERVIEW II-21Choosing Between Fuses and Circuit Breakers II-21Fuses II-21Circuit Breakers II-21Basic Operating Functions II-22Thermal-Magnetic Breakers II-23Magnetic Circuit Breakers II-23Electronic Circuit Breakers II-23Molded-Case Circuit Breakers II-23Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter Circuit Breakers II-24Explosive Charge Circuit Breakers II-24Shunt Trip Circuit Breakers II-24End-Use Markets II-25Construction Industry II-25Regulations Necessitate Installation of Safer ElectricalSystems II-25Electric Power Generation Industry II-25Industrial Machinery II-26Electronics & Electrical Equipment Industry II-26Automotive/Non-Automotive Transportation Equipment II-26