Global Discrete Semiconductors Market 2015-2019

November 18, 2015
Market forecast of discrete semiconductors by application until 2019 (automotive, ICT, industrial manufacturing, and consumer electronics). This research analyzes the key trends and drivers that impact the market shares for APAC, Americas, and EMEA. The leading vendors analyzed by this report include Fairchild, Infineon, and NXP.

Market outlook of discrete semiconductors

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the discrete semiconductor market to reach close to USD 24 billion in terms of revenues by 2019.  

Progress in the IoT space depends on the sensor market and wearables to a great extent. Companies, such as Samsung, Nike, Xiaomi, Apple, and many more are flooding the market with wearables such as health bands, fitness trackers, and smartwatches that track all the vital statistics of the user. Discrete semiconductors will fulfil the key need for high power and energy efficient devices demanded by these industries in the future.

Market segmentation of discrete semiconductors by application            

  • Automotive s    
  • ICT         
  • Industrial manufacturing             
  • Consumer electronics   

Automotive segment is the fastest growing segment of the overall discrete semiconductors market. To reduce the dependence on fossil fuels and to reduce environmental hazards, the automotive sector is shifting to hybrid vehicles. Also, these vehicles have more semiconductor content compared to traditional automobiles. This change has raised the demand and requirement for power efficiency fulfilled by the discrete power semiconductors.

Global discrete semiconductors market by region

  • APAC
  • Americas
  • Europe

The APAC region is expected to dominate the market during the forecast period. The region has almost 63% market share in the overall global discrete semiconductors market. One primary reason for the high revenue contribution from this region is the high concentration of OEMs and ODMs in the region.

Competitive analysis of discrete semiconductor market vendors

  • Fairchild
  • Infineon
  • NXP

The market is expected to witness a significant push for investments in R&D by the leading market vendors during the forecast period. The main area of vendor focus in the market is toward energy conservation. Many vendors are engrossed in increasing power density, and it is expected to positively impact the implementation of discrete power in newer application areas.

Key questions answered in the report

  • What are the key factors driving the global discrete semiconductor market?
  • What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the global discrete semiconductor market?
  • What are the various opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global discrete semiconductor market?
  • Trending factors influencing the market shares for the global discrete semiconductor market?
  • Market shares for APAC, Americas, and Europe?
  • Key outcome of the five forces analysis on the global discrete semiconductor market?
  • Growth forecast of the global discrete semiconductor market?

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