Metal Oxide Varistors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2012-2016 ISBN # 1-893211-34-7 (2012)

This market research report covers the global market for metal oxide varistors including zinc oxide disc varistors, multilayered chip varistors (MLV) and chip varistor arrays. Global market demand is shown in terms of value and volume based upon type (surface mount versus disc); demand by application- ESD versus overvoltage protection; demand by end-use market segment in wireless handsets, automotive electronic subassemblies, industrial power electronics, line voltage equipment and lighting ballasts, and other consumer electronics markets.   A technology overview of varistors is included in the study with construction methods, raw materials and processing; as well as the relationship of varistors to other circuit protection and passive components.  A look at key standards and recommendations that drive the regional markets for varistors is also included, as are key market trends that are impacting the varistor market inlcuding component usage, integration, mergers & acquisitions; as well as emerging market opportunities and opportunities in emerging economies.  The global market overview includes a historical look at the global value and unit volume of consumption on a worldwide basis as well as pricing trends over time.  The study breaks out the technical configurations of chip varistors based upon case size, and clamping voltage.  An analysis of the high voltage disc varistor business is also addressed.  Sales and market shares are given for major vendors.  Market growth is shown by year in value and volume and by component configuration. As well as forecasted demand by end-use market segment and the final forecast analysis includes an assessment of growth in emerging versus established economies   151 pages. Published January 2012. ISBN # 1-893211-34-7 (2012).  Learn More…