Printed Electronics: Global Markets to 2022

Printed Electronics: Global Markets to 2022

  • December 2017 •
  • 106 pages •
  • Report ID: 5242338
• The global printed electronics market should reach $26.6 billion by 2022 from $14.0 billion in 2017 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.6%, from 2017 to 2022.
• The optoelectronics segment of the global printed electronics market is the largest market. The market is expected to grow from $9.9 billion in 2017 to $17.7 billion in 2022 at a CAGR of 12.3% for the period 2017-2022.
• The sensors segment of the global printed electronics market is expected to grow from $882.3 million in 2017 to $2.5 billion in 2022 at a CAGR of 23.0% for the period 2017-2022.

Chapter 1: Introduction
This report is an update of the popular BCC Research report on Printed Electronics published in 2012. Already an active market, the commercial value of printed electronics is well on its way to becoming a nearly $26.6 billion market in 2022. In addition to advantages over silicon-based electronics, including less expensive manufacturing costs, printed electronics are fostering new products aligned to growing markets for wearables and the Internet of Things.

Study Goals and Objectives
The goal of this report is to provide an update of market sizing and forecasting, and key trends for printed electronics across key segments, components, industries and regions.

Reasons for Doing This Study
BCC Research conducted this study to spotlight a growing market opportunity for suppliers of printed electronics not only in traditional markets, but in emerging segments as well. BCC Research has identified a total market opportunity in printed electronics growing at more than 13% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between now and 2022.

Scope of Report
This report will provide trends, market sizing and forecast across printed electronic component segments, including printing methods, inks and substrates, and across applications including optoelectronics for displays, energy, sensors and radio frequency devices.

Usage of printed electronics will be sized and forecast in terms of revenue for suppliers from key industries, including consumer products, building products, medical and life sciences, advertising, motor vehicles, retail, environmental monitoring, and transport and logistics. Regional coverage of these segments includes North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World.

Information Sources
The primary information sources include manufacturers and suppliers of printed electronics and associated products around the world, suppliers for the manufacture of these products, major users of these products, research organizations, governmental agencies, trade associations and various equipment suppliers. Additional secondary research of sources, such as databases, trade literature, specialized journals and government statistics, were researched while compiling this report.

Both primary and secondary research methodologies were used in preparing this report. Initially, a comprehensive and exhaustive search of the literature on printed electronics was conducted. These sources include relevant journals and related books, trade literature, marketing literature, other product/promotional literature, annual reports, analyst reports and other publications. Subsequently, telephone interviews and email correspondence were conducted with marketing executives, product sales engineers, international sales managers, application engineers and other personnel of printed electronics companies. Other sources included academics, related suppliers, technical experts and consulting companies.

Geographic Breakdown

In this report, the geographic regions considered for market analysis include:
• North America.
• Europe.
• Asia-Pacific.
• Rest of World.

Printed Electronics, by Technology
Organic light-emitting diodes (OLED)
Printed Sensors

Printed Electronics, by End-Use Segment
Consumer products
Building products
Medical/life sciences
Motor vehicles
Environmental monitoring
Transport and logistics

Printed Electronics, by Application
Radio frequency