Global Bearing Market is anticipated to grow at a significant CAGR in the upcoming period as the scope, product types, and its applications are increasing across the globe. Bearings, also known as “anti-friction components”, are modules that decrease resistance and drive the mobility of components.
The factors that propel the growth of the market include increasing demand, rapid urbanization & industrialization, product development & technological innovations, increase in the use of bearings in heavy machinery, the increase in demand for application-specific bearings, the emergence of sensor bearing units, surge in production of motor vehicles in the developing countries. On the other hand, there are factors that may hamper the growth of the market including as fluctuating prices of raw materials.
The market may be explored by product type, outer diameter, application, end user, distribution channel, and geography. market may be explored by product type as roller bearings, unmounted ball bearings, plain bearings and others. The “ball bearings” segment led the market in 2015 and will continue to lead in the forecast period. Based on outer diameter, the market may be classified as 41mm-45mm, 33mm-40mm, 23mm-32mm, 22mm, 10mm-21mm, 6mm-10mm, Below 5mm and Others (>45mm).
The key applications that could be explored in the bearing market include electrical, automotive, agriculture, railway & aerospace, mining & construction and others. The “Automotive Segment” segment led the market in 2016 and will continue to lead in the forecast period. The key factors that may attributed to the growth of market includes increasing usage of vehicle and technological advancement.
The market could be explored based on end user as aerospace equipment, motor vehicles, power transmission equipment, oilfield machinery, construction machinery, farm and garden machinery and other machinery. The “Automotive Industry” segment led the market in 2017 and will continue to lead in the forecast period. The key factors that may attributed to the growth of market includes constant financial growth, rising industrial and infrastructure development, and increasing disposable incomes. bearing market may be segmented by distribution channel as online stores, specialty stores and others.
Asia-Pacific accounted for the major share of the market in 2017 and will continue to lead in the forecast period. The factors that could be attributed to the growth include rapid industrialization and emerging economies in the region like India and China. In addition, factors such as obtainability of cheap labor & raw material and growing awareness regarding the benefits of bearing isolators. Also, rising demand across different end use industries like oil & gas, manufacturing & processing, chemical processing, etc. positively impact the market growth.
North America is expected to account a significant share in the market owing to increasing demand from end user industries. In this region, US and Canada are key markets for bearing market. Some of the key players that fuel the growth of the bearing market comprise NSK Ltd., GGB Bearing Technology, Daido Metal Company Ltd., Asahi Seiko Co., Ltd., Harbin Bearing Group, ThyssenKrupp AG, The Timken Company, Rexnord Corporation, Danaher Corp., NTN Corporation, Brammer PLC, Schaeffler Group, SKF Group, C&U Group, RBC Bearings, Wafangdian Bearing Co. Ltd. and JTEKT Corporation. The leading companies are taking up partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures in order to boost the inorganic growth of the industry.
The latest market data for this research include:
• Overall bearing market size, 2011-2022
• Bearing market size by product segment, 2011-2022
• Growth rates of the overall bearing market and different product segments, 2011-2022
• Shares of different product segments of the overall bearing market, 2011, 2017 and 2022
The product segments discussed in the data reports include:
• Ball bearings
• Tapered roller bearings
• Spherical roller bearings
• Needle roller bearings
• Other cylindrical roller bearings
• Other bearings
• Bearing housings with bearings
• Bearing housings without bearings
• Needles, rollers and balls for bearings
• Other parts for bearings
The reports help answering the following questions:
• What is the current size of the bearing market in the world and in the top 10 global countries?
• How is the bearing market divided into different product segments?
• How are the overall market and different product segments growing?
• How is the market predicted to develop in the future?
• What is the market potential compared to other countries?
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