The multilayer ceramic capacitor market is expected to reach $16.6 billion by 2025

   July 21, 2020
According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of the multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) market looks promising with opportunities in the computer, telecom, consumer, automotive, and industrial sectors. The multilayer ceramic capacitor market is expected to decline in 2020 due to global economic recession led by COVID-19. However, market will witness recovery in the year 2021 and it is expected to reach an estimated $16.6 billion by 2025 with a CAGR of 7% to 9% from 2020 to 2025. The major drivers for this market are increasing demand for consumer electronic products, growing demand for premium smartphones, and increasing production of electric vehicles.

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In this market, low voltage and high voltage multilayer ceramic capacitors are used in various end use industries. Lucintel forecasts that the low voltage multilayer ceramic capacitors will remain the largest segment over the forecast period due to its wide application area and growing demand for the consumer electronics market.

Within the multilayer ceramic capacitor market, telecom will remain the largest end use market due to the increasing use of MLCC in premium smartphones. Lucintel predicts that automotive is expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to growth in electric vehicles and increasing demand for advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) in automotive industry.

Asia Pacific is expected to remain the largest market by value and volume and it is also expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period due to the increasing electronic content in automotive and growth in consumer electronic devices & telecommunication products. Increasing use of electric vehicles due to growing environmental concerns and regulations is also expected to drive the demand for MLCC in this region.

An emerging trend, which has a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, includes development of ultra-small case size capacitors for portable electronic devices. Murata, Taiyo Yuden, Kyocera, Yageo, and Samsung Electro Mechanics are among the major manufacturers of multilayer ceramic capacitors.

Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed growth opportunities in the multilayer ceramic capacitor market by end use industry, voltage, class, case size, and region.  Lucintel has prepared a comprehensive research report entitled “Growth Opportunities in the Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor Market 2020-2025: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis.” The Lucintel report serves as a catalyst for growth strategy as it provides comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the multilayer ceramic capacitor market by end use industry, voltage, class, case size, and region as follows:

By End Use Industry [Volume (billion pcs) and $M shipment analysis for 2014 – 2025]:

  • Telecom

  • Computer

  • Consumer

  • Automotive

  • Industrial and Others

By Voltage [Volume (billion pcs) and $M shipment analysis for 2014 – 2025]:

  • Low voltage

  • High voltage

By Class [Volume (billion pcs) and $M shipment analysis for 2014 – 2025]:

  • Class 1

  • Class 2

  • Others

By Case Size [Volume (billion pcs) and $M shipment analysis for 2014 – 2025]:

  • 01005

  • 0201

  • 0402

  • 0603

  • 0805

  • 1206

  • 1210

By Region [Volume (billion pcs) and $M shipment analysis for 2014 – 2025]:

  • North America

    • US

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Russia

    • Germany

    • United Kingdom

    • France

    • Italy

  • Asia Pacific

    • China

    • India

    • South Korea

    • Japan

  • The Rest of the World

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