Opportunity in the global automotive mirror market: Lucintel anticipates growth in vehicle production and increasing demand of the integrated safety features to catalyze growth within the next five years

   Febuary 8, 2017

According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of the global automotive mirror market looks good with opportunities in the interior as well as exterior mirror market. The global automotive mirror market is expected to reach an estimated $9.0 billion by 2021. The global automotive mirror market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% from 2016 to 2021. The major drivers of growth for this market are increase in vehicle production and increasing content of electronic technology in vehicles.

In this market, interior mirror (basic, auto-dimming and multi-functional) and exterior mirror (basic, medium, premium, commercial and auto-dimming mirrors) are the market segment by application type. On the basis of vehicle type, the market is segmented as passenger car and commercial vehicle. On the basis of its comprehensive research, Lucintel forecasts that the interior mirror segment is expected to show above average growth during the forecast period.

Within the global automotive mirror market, the OEM segment is expected to remain as the largest market. Increase in vehicle production and changes in the government policies are the major factors, which would spur growth for this segment over the forecast period.

APAC is expected to remain the largest market due to large vehicle production and rising customer’s concern towards their safety and comfortability. Asia Pacific and Rest of the World are expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period because of increasing penetration of auto-dimming mirrors in vehicles in developing countries to follow government regulations on vehicular safety.

For business expansion, the report suggests innovation and new product development to enhance driver’s safety and minimize the glare from other vehicles. The report further suggests the development of partnerships with customers to create win-win situations and development of low-cost solutions for customers.


Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include the introduction of hybrid full display mirror system and development of blind spot monitoring and cross path detection systems. Magna International Inc., Samvardhana Motherson Group, Gentex Corporation, Ficosa International, and Murakami Kaimeido are the major mirror suppliers in the global automotive mirror market. Some companies are opting for merger & acquisition as strategic initiatives for driving growth.


Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed growth opportunities in global automotive mirror market by application, end-user, vehicle type, and region has come up with a comprehensive research report, “Growth Opportunities in Global Automotive Mirror Market 2016-2021: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a spring board for growth strategy as it provides a comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the growth opportunities in global automotive mirror market by application, end-user, vehicle type, and region as follows:

By Application [Volume (Million Units) and $ billion from 2010 to 2021]:

·         Interior Mirror

–    Basic Mirror

–    Auto-Dimming Mirror

–    Multi-Functional Mirror


·         Exterior Mirror

–    Basic Mirror

–    Medium Mirror

–    Premium Mirror

–    Commercial Mirror

–    Auto-Dimming Mirror

By End-user [Volume (Million Units) and $ billion from 2010 to 2021]:

·         OEM

·         Aftermarket

By Vehicle Type [Volume (Million Units) 2015 & 2021]:

·         Passenger Car

·         Commercial Vehicle


By region [Volume (Million Units) and $ billion from 2010 to 2021]:

·         North America

·         Europe

·         Asia Pacific

·         Rest of the World

This 202-page research report will enable you to make confident business decisions in this globally competitive marketplace. For a detailed table of contents, contact Lucintel at +1-972-636-5056 or click on this link http://www.lucintel.com/global_automotive_mirror_market_2016_2021.aspx or   helpdesk@lucintel.com.

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This report answers following 11 key questions:

Q. 1.    What are some of the most promising, high-growth opportunities for the automotive mirror market by application, end-user, vehicle type, and region?

Q. 2.    Which segments will grow at a faster pace and why?

Q. 3.    Which region will grow at a faster pace and why?

Q.4.     What are the key factors affecting market dynamics? What are the drivers, challenges and business risks in this market?

Q.5.     What are the business risks and competitive threats in this market?

Q.6.     What are emerging trends in this market and reasons behind them?

Q.7.     What are some changing demands of customers in the market?

Q.8.     What are the new developments in the market? Which companies are leading these developments?

Q.9.     Who are the major players in this market? What strategic initiatives are taken by key players for business growth?

Q.10.   What are some of the competing products in this market and how big of a threat do they    pose for loss of market share by materials / product substitution?

Q.11.   What M & A activity has occurred in the last 5 years and what is its impact on the industry?

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