The global automotive clutch system market is expected to nurture at a double-digit CAGR above the forecast period. Automotive clutches are an essential part of the automotive drive train mechanism. The clutch transfers power generated by engine to the gearbox, without disturbing the running of the engine and allows uninterrupted transmission even though a gear is carefully chosen. In broad languages, the wheels necessity to be detached from the engine occasionally since the engine rotates all the time, but the wheels do not. Increasing necessity for fuel effectiveness and performing of strict discharge standards has impelled automotive clutch and transmission manufacturers to concentrate on evolving better arrangements, like the double clutch transmission (DCT) arrangement.
Furthermore, growing call for automobiles in nations like Japan, South Korea, India, and China, is likewise anticipated to increase progress of the automotive clutch system market. Furthermore, reasonable cars furnished with AMT arrangements are attaining acceptance between customers in nations like India, such as they are inexpensive as related to cars furnished with AT. North America area is expected to be a rapidly growing automotive clutch system market. The North American area, which is consists of the U.S., Canada and Mexico, is a developing market in this area. U.S. is projected to nurture at a double digit CAGR owing to the increasing call for automobiles. Furthermore, the growing infiltration of electrically-driven automobiles is projected to motivate the market for automobile clutches in the area.
European area is a developed market for automotive clutches system. In the area of Europe, the mainstream of transmission systems is physical; yet, the tendency is shifting, with semi-automatic and completely automatic transmission surpassing physical transmission because of the ease they give for driving the vehicle.
Hence, Original Equipment Manufacturers are now days moving in the direction of accepting automatic transmission in their automobiles. In automatic transmission systems, the physical clutch is substituted by a rotating force convertor. This is hampering the development of the automotive clutch system market. Torque converters, yet, are presently furnished in more automobiles, wherever a plane shifting capability is further associated to purchaser outlooks.
Automotive clutch system market displays an ascending increasing tendency in Asia Pacific. The Asia Pacific area comprises round about big progressive nations like India, Japan, China, and South Korea. Having a collective populace of 1/3rd of the international population, the call for automobiles in the area is increasing gradually.
Asia Pacific has thorough infiltration of physical and semi-automated transmission, that has prepared clutches an unavoidable and essential portion of the transmission system. Therefore, the alteration in the percentage of the entire automobile manufacture in the area is likewise motivating the market for automotive clutches.
An upsurge in the call for automobiles is likely in upcoming years in the nations of Asia-Pacific especially from Japan, India, South Korea, and China. This is expected to increase the call for automotive clutches, as they are the important part of the transmission arrangement. Justifiable progress, in the automotive clutch market, will mainly rest on infiltration of completely automatic transmissions, which substitute clutches with torque converters.
The automotive clutch system market in the Asia Pacific area and North American area are likely to propagate at a greater degree, due to growing manufacturing capacity of passenger cars. Moreover, to this, OEMs are increasing their present capacity of the manufacture and starting new units of production to furnish the growing call in these areas. This has pushed the development of the automotive industry, causing in an important upsurge in the call of automotive clutches in the area.
In 2014, the infiltration of automotive clutches was estimated to be the uppermost in the Asia-Pacific area, trailed by North America, Europe and RoW. A few important international companies engaged in the business of the Automotive Clutch System are NSK Ltd., Clutch Auto Ltd., Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd, Eaton Corporation Plc., ZF Friedrichshafen AG, BorgWarner Inc., Schaeffler AG, Valeo S.A., EXEDY Corporation, Valeo S.A., and FCC Co. Ltd., and Eaton Corporation PLC.
Some other companies working in the automotive clutch system market are Zhejiang Asia-Pacific Mechanical & Electronic, Mahindra Sona, APLS Automotive Industries, Changchun Yidong Clutch, AMS Automotive, Makino Auto Industries, Robert Bosch [Bosch Auto Parts], Alto Products, Auto clutch, Linamar, and Center force. Automotive clutch producers are concentrating on evolving effectual and improved products so as to satisfy automobile maker’s specifications concerning specific automobiles.
Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Automotive Clutch Systems in these regions, from 2013 to 2025 (forecast), covering
• United States
• South Korea
Global Automotive Clutch Systems market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players including
• Schaeffler (Luk)
• ZF (Sachs)
• Zhejiang Tieliu
• Ningbo Hongxie
• APLS Automotive Industries
• GK Group
• MACAS Automotive
• RAICAM Industrie SRL
• Makino Auto Industries
On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
• Manual Transmission
• Automatic Transmission
On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including
• Passenger Car
• Light Commercial Vehicle
• Heavy Commercial Vehicle
Research Support Specialist, USA