DALLAS, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- SiC power semiconductors comprise SiC MOSFET, SiC JFET, SiC BJT, and SiC Schottky diodes. Currently, SiC is widely used in the development of power semiconductors; however, GaN is a wide bandgap material that offers similar performance benefits to SiC but has greater cost-reduction potential, and the market for GaN power semiconductors is expected to grow rapidly in the coming years. In addition, GaN can be made available using existing silicon substrates, which can enable mass production and reduced cost. Power semiconductors using next-generation materials such as SiC and GaN are characterized to have lower energy loss, high-speed switching, and higher heat resistance than conventionally-used silicon. The adoption of SiC and GaN power semiconductors is expected to witness a significant increase, particularly in the EV/HEV and Industrial Motor Drive segments.
Analysts forecast the Global Power Discrete market (http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/274772-global-power-discrete-market-2014-2018.html) to grow at a CAGR of 8.43 percent over the period 2013-2018. According to the report, the growth of the Global Power Discrete market is driven by several factors, including the high demand for discrete IGBTs. Discrete IGBTs enable increased efficiency in electronic devices ranging from consumer electronics to several high power electronic applications. They play a major role in the technological advancement of power electronics.
Global Power Discrete Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the EMEA and the APAC regions, and the Americas; it also covers the Global Power Discrete market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Further, the report states that the demand for power discrete semiconductors is dependent on the growth of various customer segments including the EV/HEV, Renewable Energy, Industrial Motor Drive, and LED Lighting segments. In recent years, the Industrial Motor Drive segment has been witnessing a slowdown because of several factors such as the sluggish economic recovery in the US, the natural disasters occurring in Japan, and the Eurozone debt crisis.
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in Global Power Discrete Market: Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc., Infineon Technologies AG, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., STMicroelectronics N.V., and Toshiba Corp.
Other vendors mentioned in the report are Fuji Electric Co. Ltd., International Rectifier, ON Semiconductor Corp., Renesas Electronics Corp., and Vishay Intertechnology Inc.
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Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
Table Of Contents
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings
04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
06.1 Market Overview
06.2 Market Size and Forecast
06.3 Five Forces Analysis
07. Global Power Discrete Market Segmentation by Application
07.1 Global Power Discrete Market by Application
07.2 Global Renewable Energy Power Discrete Market
07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.3 Global EV/HEV Power Discrete Market
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.4 Global Industrial Motor Drives Power Discrete Market
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.5 Global LED Lighting Power Discrete Market
07.5.1 Market Size and Forecast
08. Global Power Discrete Market Segmentation by Product
08.1 Global Power Discrete Market by Product
09. Global Power Discrete Market by Geographical Segmentation
09.1 Global Power Discrete Market by Geographical Segmentation
09.2 Power Discrete Market in the EMEA Region
09.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.3 Power Discrete Market in the APAC Region
09.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.4 Power Discrete Market in the Americas
09.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
10. Buying Criteria
11. Market Growth Drivers
12. Drivers and their Impact
13. Market Challenges
14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
15. Market Trends
16. Trends and their Impact
17. Vendor Landscape
17.1 Competitive Scenario
17.2 Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc.
17.2.1 Product Launch
17.2.2 Global strategy
17.3 Infineon Technologies AG
17.3.1 Product Launch
17.3.2 Global Strategy
17.4 Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
17.4.1 Product launch
17.4.2 Global Strategy
17.5 STMicroelectronics N.V.
17.5.1 Global Strategy
17.6 Toshiba Corp.
17.6.1 Product Launch
17.6.2 Global strategy
17.7 Market Share Analysis 2013
17.8 Other Prominent Vendors
18. Key Vendor Analysis
18.1 Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc.
18.1.1 Business Overview
18.1.2 Business Segmentation
18.1.3 Key Information
18.1.4 SWOT Analysis
18.2 Infineon Technologies AG
18.2.1 Business Overview
18.2.2 Business Segmentation
18.2.3 Key information
18.2.4 SWOT Analysis
18.3 Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
18.3.1 Business Segmentation
18.3.2 Key Information
18.3.3 SWOT Analysis
18.4 STMicroelectronics N.V.
18.4.1 Business Overview
18.4.2 Key Information
18.4.3 SWOT Analysis
18.5 Toshiba Corp.
18.5.1 Business Overview
18.5.2 Key Information
18.5.3 SWOT Analysis
19. Other Reports in this Series
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Global Power Discrete Market Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 3: Global Power Discrete Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 4: New Installation of Wind Converters by Geography 2013
Exhibit 5: Global Power Discrete market by Application segmentation 2013
Exhibit 6: Global Power Discrete market by Application segmentation 2013-2018
Exhibit 7: Global Renewable Energy Power Discrete market (US$ billion)
Exhibit 8: Global EV/HEV Power Discrete Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 9: Global Industrial Motor Drives Power Discrete Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 10: Global Industrial Motor Drives Power Discrete Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion) Browse complete List of Exhibits @ http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/274772-global-power-discrete-market-2014-2018.html
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