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Global Motors and Generators Industry

  • January 2012
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  • Global Industry Analysts

The global outlook series on the Motors and Generators Industry provides a collection of statistical anecdotes, market briefs, and concise summaries of research findings. Illustrated with 29 fact-rich market data tables, the report offers a rudimentary overview of the industry, and highlights latest trends and demand drivers. Regional markets briefly abstracted and covered include United States, Japan, China, India, Russia and South Africa among others. The report offers a compilation of recent mergers, acquisitions, and strategic corporate developments. Also included is an indexed, easy-to-refer, fact-finder directory listing the addresses, and contact details of 850 companies worldwide.

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Global Motors and Generators Industry



1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 1
Motors and Generators Industry - A Primer 1
Industry Structure 1

2. MARKET TRENDS 2
Government Legislation to Propel IE2, IE3 Motors Markets 2
Table 1: World Current and Future Analysis of Electric Motors
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Including Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million
for the Years 2010-2015 3

Table 2: World 5-Year Perspective for Electric Motors by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Revenues
for US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2011 and 2015 4
Electric Vehicles Fuel Demand for Electric Motors 4
Generator Market Tilts Towards Emerging Countries 5
Table 3: World Current and Future Analysis of Commercial
Generators by Geographic Region - US, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Including Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years
2010-2015 6

Table 4: World 5-Year Perspective for Commercial Generators
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Revenues for US, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), and
Rest of World Markets for Years 2011 and 2015 7
Natural Calamities Trigger Demand for Back-up Generators 7
Residential Use of Generators Rises 7
Diesel Generator Market Heady Against a Backdrop of Rising
Electricity Demand 8
Table 5: Worldwide Diesel Generator Core Market (2011):
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipment Revenues by Power
Segments- Below 20KW, 20KW to 220KW, and 220KW to 3000KW for
the Years 2010, 2012 and 2014 8

Table 6: Worldwide Diesel Generator Core Market (2011):
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipment Revenues by End-Use
Applications- Standby, Primary and Peak 8

Table 7: Worldwide Diesel Generator Core Market (2011):
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipment Revenues by End-use
Sectors- Industrial, Commercial, Public Infrastructure and
Residential 9
Electric Motors for Automobiles Evolve 9
Large Motors Market Surges Ahead 9
Low Voltage DC and AC Motor Drives Market Slumps 9
Recovery Expected in Small Motors Market 10
Global Industrial Motors and Drives Market Recovers 10
Table 8: Global Motor Drives Market (2011): Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Product Segment 11
Emerging Economies to Drive demand for Integral Horse Power
Motors 11
Increasing Application of Motors in Vehicles 11
Need for Improved Energy Products Drive Motors 12
NEMA and ACEEE Agree on New Standards for Energy-Efficient Motors 12
Industrial Automation Leads to Innovative Motor Products 12
Standby Generators Gain Growth in Demand 12
Residential Standby Generators 13
Automotive Electric Motors Hold Strong Potential for Growth 13
New Emission Regulations Drive Growth in Marine Generator Sets
Market 13
Linear Motors Gain Momentum 13
Technology and Internet Marketing Key for Success in Hydraulic
Motors Market 14

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW 15
Motors and Generators: An Introduction 15
Electric Motors' Historical Perspective 15
Classification based on Power Supply: 15
Alternating Current (AC) Motors 16
Induction or Asynchronous Motors 16
Synchronous Motors 16
Switched Reluctance Motors 17
Stepper Motors 17
Direct Current (DC) Motors 17
Brushed DC Motors 17
Brushless DC Motors 17
Classification based on Power Rating: Fractional and Integral
Horsepower Motors 18
Integral Horsepower Motors 18
AC Integral Horsepower Motors 18
Standard Efficiency Motors 18
Premium Efficiency Motors 18
Large Induction Motors 18
DC Integral Horsepower Motors 18
DC Rotary IHP Motors 19
DC Linear Motors 19
Fractional Horsepower Motors 19
Singly-Fed and Doubly-Fed Electric Motors: A Review 19
Singly-Fed Electric Motors 19
Doubly-Fed Electric Motors 20
Torque Capacity of Different Motor Types 20
Electronic Control Increases Motor Efficiency, Saves Energy 20
Design and Manufacturing Standards 20
Electricity Consumption by Motors 21
Table 9: Energy Cost of Total Cost of Ownership of Motors
Vs. Other Electrical Equipment (% Share) 21

Table 10: Global Electricity Consumption of Motors by
End-use (% Share) 21
Generators 22
Electrical Generators 22
Developments in the Industry 22
Faraday's Disk 22
Dynamo 22
Types of Electric Generators 23
Select Generator Types 23
Magnetohydrodynamic Generator 23
Engine-Generator 23
Human Powered Electrical Generators 23
Diesel Generators 23
Diesel Generators: Types and Range 24
Diesel Generators in Oil Tanker Ships 24
Island Mode Diesel Generators 24
Vehicle-Mounted Generators 25
Motor-Generator 25
Electrical Power Handling 25
Conversions 25
Use of Motor Generator 26

4. EVOLUTION OF MOTORS AND GENERATORS: AN OVERVIEW 27
Motor and Generator Industry During the Nineteenth Century 27
Motor and Generator Industry During the Twentieth Century 28
Expansion of the Industry during Pre and Post World War II Period 28
Growth of the Motor and Generator Industry in the 1960s 28
Slowdown in the Motors and Generators Industry During the 1970s 29
Motor and Generator Market Faces Adverse Conditions in 1980s 30
Motor and Generator Industry in the 1990s 30
Motors and Generators Industry in Early 2000s 31

5. END-USE ANALYSIS 32
Automotive Industry 32
Other Automotive Applications 32
Brakes 32
Mirrors 32
Seating 32
Steering 32
Sunroofs 32
Windows 33
Wipers 33
Seatbelts 33
Consumer Appliances 33
Computers and Office Equipment 33
Industrial and Commercial Machinery 33
Process Industries Sector 33
Metal and Mining Sector 33
HVAC Sector 33

6. KEY INDUSTRY PARTICIPANTS 34
Major Industry Players 34
ABB Ltd. (Switzerland) 34
Baldor Electric Company (USA) 34
Converteam (France) 34
Mitsubishi Electric Corp. (Japan) 35
Nidec Corporation (Japan) 35
Regal-Beloit Corporation (USA) 35
Siemens AG (Germany) 35
TECO-Westinghouse Motor Company (USA) 36
Table 11: Global Large Motor Market (2010): Percentage
Market Share Breakdown by Leading Manufacturers 36

7. NORTH AMERICAN MARKET PERSPECTIVE 37
North American Manufacturers Face Competition from Asian
Counterparts 37
The US Fractional-Horsepower Electric Motors Market 37
Direct Current (DC) Fractional Horsepower (FHP) 37
Player Strategies to Survive Competition 38
Brushless DC Motors Market Offer Increased Efficiency than AC
Motors 38
Automobile Sector to Drive Growth in the DC FHP Motors Market 38
Motor Manufacturers Focus on Design Enhancements to Counter
Raw Material Costs 38
Increased Automation Spurs Demand for Linear Motors 38
Motor Manufacturers Eye Growing Hybrid Automobiles Segment 39
Energy Consumption by Motors 39
Table 12: US Motor Application by End-use Industry as
Percentage of Electricity Consumed by All Motors 40

Table 13: US Motor Use by End-use Application by Energy Usage
(% Share) 40
Commercial Generators Market Review 40
Consumer Generators Market to Gain Bigger Share 41

8. EUROPEAN MARKET PERSPECTIVE 42
Outlook for European Electric Motors Market 42
Table 14: European Current and Future Analysis of Electric
Motors by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2010-2015 42

Table 15: European 5-Year Perspective for Electric Motors by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Revenues
for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2011 and 2015 43

Table 16: European AC Motors Market (2011): Percentage
Breakdown of Annual Demand by Type of Motor 43
The Electric Drives Market - An Overview 44
Market Trends 44
European Motors Market Continues to Reel Under Tough Conditions 44
Russia and Ukraine Exhibit Huge Potential force Replacement
Sales 44

9. ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET PERSPECTIVE 45
Outlook for Electric Motors Market 45
Table 17: Asia Pacific Current and Future Analysis of
Electric Motors by Geographic Region- Japan, China and Rest
of Asia Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2010-2015 45

Table 18: Asia Pacific 5-Year Perspective for Electric Motors
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Revenues for Japan, China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
for Years 2011 and 2015 46
Overview of Marine Generator Sets Market in Asia 46
Market Trend 46
Generators Market Stages a Comeback 46

9a. JAPAN 48
In-Vehicle Motor Systems to Witness Surging Demand 48
Opportunity Indicators 48
Table 19: Average Number of Electric Motors Installed in
Luxury Cars (2010 and 2015): Breakdown by Application Area:
Japan As a Case in Point 48

Table 20: Average Number of Electric Motors Installed in
Middle Level Cars/SUVs (2010 and 2015): Breakdown by
Application Area: Japan As a Case in Point 49

Table 21: Average Number of Electric Motors Installed in
Light/Compact Vehicles (2010 and 2015): Breakdown by
Application Area: Japan As a Case in Point 49

9b. CHINA 50
Market Overview 50
Market Fundamentals 50
Key Macroeconomic Indicators 50
Table 22: Chinese GDP in Billions of Dollars for Years 2010,
2012E and 2014P 50

Table 23: Rate of Urbanization in China, World, and
Developed Countries for the years 2010, 2020 and 2040 51
China Dominates Global DC Motor Production 51
Electric Motors Market 51
Table 24: Chinese Market for Integral Horsepower Motors
(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales by End-use
Application-Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM), Process
Industries, Mining and Metals, Transport, HVACandR, and Other
End-use Markets 52
Market Trends 52
Coal Shortage Stimulates Demand for Generators 52
Key Statistical Findings 52
Table 25: Chinese Diesel Generator Power Systems Market
(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipment Volumes by
Power Segments- Below 20KW, 20KW to 220KW, and 220KW to
3000KW 52

Table 26: Chinese Diesel Generator Power Systems Market
(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipment Volumes by
End-use Sectors- Industrial, Construction, Government,
Telecommunications, Petrochemical, Mining, Utilities and
Others 53

Table 27: Chinese Diesel Generator Power Systems Market
(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Export Volume by Leading
Destination Country 53

Table 28: Chinese Diesel Generator Cores Market (2011):
Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipment Revenues by End-use
Sectors- Mining, Industrial, Construction, Petrochemical,
Government, Telecommunications, Utilities and Others 54
Micro Motor Industry Offers Immense Growth Opportunities 54
Generator Market in China to Witness Robust Growth 54
Portable Power Generators Segment Leads the Market 55

9c. INDIA 56
The Generator Industry - An Overview 56
AC Generators Market 56
Market Trends 56
Indian Generator Manufacturers Rise to the Challenge 56
Electrical Machinery Sector in India Offers Huge Investment
Opportunities 57

9d. SOUTH KOREA 57

10. REST OF WORLD MARKET PERSPECTIVE 58

10a. SOUTH AFRICA 58
Market Trends 58
South African Motors, Drives, Generators Market to Soar 58
Energy-Efficient Motors Gain Demand in South Africa 58
Table 29: South African Current and Future Analysis of
Electric Motors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Million for theYears 2010-2015 59

10b. CHILE 59
Demand for Energy Efficient Motors on the Rise in Chile 59

11. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS 60

12. MERGERS and ACQUISITIONS 73

13. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 85


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