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World Bearings Industry, Global Industry Analysts

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bearings in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 306 companies including many key and niche players such as -

EnPro Industries, Inc.
FEDERAL-MOGUL CORP
igus®
JTEKT Corporation
LM-Tarbell, Inc.

Table Of Contents

World Bearings Industry, Global Industry Analysts



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Plain Bearings I-3
Ball Bearings I-3
Roller Bearings I-4
Other Bearings I-4


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW II-1
A Prelude II-1
Industrial OEM Leads the End-Use Sector II-1
Table 1: World Bearings Market by End-Use Sector (2013):
Percentage Share Breakdown by Value Sales for Industrial
OEM, Automotive OEM, Industrial Distributors, Automotive
Aftermarket/Vehicle Service Market and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-2
Ball Bearing vs Roller Bearing - Competing for Top Honors II-2
Table 2: World Bearings Market (2014): Sales of Bearings in
US$ Billion by Product Segment for Plain Bearings, Ball
Bearings, Roller Bearings, and Other Bearings (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-2
China Growing Emphatically II-3
Japan, Once a Force; Losing Sheen II-4
Competitive Scenario II-4
Table 3: Global Bearings Market by Leading Players (2014):
Market Share Breakdown by Company for SKF Group, Schaeffler,
NSK, NTN, Timken, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-4

Table 4: World Bearings Market (2013): Industrial and
Automotive Bearing Revenues and Business Operations by
Leading Companies for SKF, Schaeffler, NSK, NTN, JTEKT, and
Timken (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-5
Chinese Companies Playing Significant Role II-5
Table 5: Chinese Bearings Market (2013): Percentage Market
Share by Company for SKF, Wafangdian, Luoyang, CandU, Tianma,
Qianchao, Wuzhou Xinchun, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-6
Impact of Financial Crises in Retrospect and the Road Ahead II-6
Automotive End-use Sector the Worst Hit II-7
Industrial Machinery Segment Faces the Brunt as Well II-8
Impact of the Eurozone Debt Crisis - Market Tested Once Gain
in 2011 and 2012 II-8
Table 6: Breakdown of Gross Government Debt as Percentage of
GDP for the Year 2012 by Country (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 7: European Automobile Market: Plant Capacity
Utilization for the Years 2007, 2010, 2011 and 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10
Resurgence in Growth Fundamentals Encourages an Optimistic
Market Outlook for 2014 and Beyond II-11
Improvement in Global GDP Performance Bodes Well for the Market II-11
Table 8: World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2012 through
2015): Breakdown by Region/ Country (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-12

Table 9: World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-13

Table 10: US Revisions of Debt Ceiling Limit (in US$
Billion) for the Years 2002-2014 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-14

Table 11: Business Climate Indicator in the Eurozone Area
from July 2013 to July 2014: Breakdown by Month (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15

Table 12: Economic Growth (%) Worldwide by Region
(2011-2014E) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16
Exports and Imports of Ball or Roller Bearings II-17
Table 13: Global Exports of Ball or Roller Bearings (2012 and
2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Exports by
Exporting Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 14: Global Imports of Ball or Roller Bearings (2012 and
2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Imports by
Importing Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18

2. SELECT MARKET TRENDS II-19
Projected Rise in Vehicle Production Portends Bright Outlook
for Bearings II-19
Opportunity Indicators II-19
Table 15: Global Automotive Market: Passenger Cars
Production (In ‘000 Units) for Years 2012, 2015F and 2018F
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19

Table 16: Global Automotive Market: Commercial Vehicle
Production (In ‘000 Units) for Years 2012, 2015F and 2018F
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19
Developing Countries Continue to Drive Market Growth II-20
Asian Economies to Spearhead Growth in the Global Bearings
Market II-20
Plain Bearings Go Green II-20
Hybrid Bearings Replace Steel II-21
White Metal Alloys Gain Popularity in Bearings II-21
Plain Bearings Face Threat from Ball and Roller Bearings II-22
Bearings for Wind Turbine - A High Value Segment II-22
Key Global Wind Power Facts II-23
Leading Wind Power Countries Worldwide (2013): Ranking Based
on Key Wind Power Facts II-23
Table 17: Leading Countries in Wind Power Electricity
Production Worldwide (2012): Breakdown of Electricity
Production in TWh (Terawatt-hours) for Top Ten Countries
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-24
Global Presence of Leading Wind Turbine Bearing Manufacturers II-24
Table 18: Chinese Leading Wind Turbine Bearing Manufacturers
by Products and Production Capacity (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-25
Focus on Light Weight Bearings for the Automobile Sector II-25
Linear Slides: Developments in Polymers Offering New Life II-25

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-26
Bearings - An Irreplaceable Component of Machinery and Equipment II-26
Bearings and Major Applications II-26
Importance of Bearings in Engineered Systems II-26
Plain Bearings II-27
Spherical Bushings II-27
Pilloballs II-27
Polymer Plain Bearings II-27
Spherical Plain Bearings II-28
Radical Spherical Plain Bearings II-28
Angular Contact Spherical Plain Bearings II-28
Axial Spherical Plain Bearings II-28
Ball Bearings II-28
Single Row Ball Bearings II-29
Double Row Ball Bearings II-29
Angular Contact Ball Bearings II-29
Thrust Ball Bearings II-29
Plastic Ball Bearings II-29
Stainless Miniature Bearings II-30
Roller Bearings II-30
Applications II-30
Types II-31
Cylindrical Roller Bearings II-31
Hollow Bearings II-31
Needle Roller Bearings II-31
Spherical Roller Bearings II-32
Tapered Bearings II-32
Applications of Tapered Bearings II-32
Passenger Cars and Light Trucks II-32
Heavy-Duty Vehicles II-32
Consumer Equipment II-32
Construction II-33
Industrial II-33
Mining II-33
Agriculture II-33
Transit II-33
Power Transmission II-34
General Industrial II-34
Government II-34
Rolling Mill Equipment II-34
Precision Equipment II-34
Aerospace and Aircraft II-34
Process Equipment II-35
Crossed Roller Bearings II-35
Other Bearings II-35
Air Bearings II-35
End-Use II-35
Other Applications II-35
Textile/Sugar/Pharmaceuticals II-35
Fiber Pulling II-36
Dry Diamond Machining II-36
Testing Machines II-36
High Speed Applications II-36
Magnetic Bearings II-36
Advantages II-37
Gas Bearings II-37
Journal Bearings II-37
Squeeze Film Bearings II-37
Hydrostatic Bearings II-38
Dry Bearings II-38
Semi-Lubricated Bearings II-38
Fluid-Film Bearings II-38
Self-Acting Fluid-Film Bearings II-38
Externally Pressurized Fluid-Film Bearings II-39
High-Precision Bearings II-39
Micro-Precision Bearings II-39
Applications II-39
Sensorised Bearings II-39
Hybrid Bearings II-39
Roller-Ring Bearings II-40
Roll Reversals II-40
Controlling Reversals II-40
Segment Bearings II-41
Self-Aligning Linear Bearings II-41
Sharply Crowned Segmented Bearing Plate II-41
Gradually Crowned Bearing Plate II-41
Radiused Bearing Plate II-41
Raw Materials Used in Bearings II-42
Babbitts II-42
Bearings Manufactured from Bronze and Copper Alloys II-42
Bearings Manufactured from Aluminum Alloys II-42
Bearings Manufactured Using Other Metals II-42
Porous-Metal Bearings II-42
Nonmetallic Materials Used in Manufacturing Bearings II-43
Thermoplastic Bearings II-43

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-44
NN, Inc. Acquires Majority Share in RFK Valjcici Konjic, a
Tapered Roller Bearing Company II-44
JTEKT Absorbs Consolidated Subsidiary Koyo Sales Co. II-44
Minebea's Subsidiary Establishes Ball Bearing Facility as a JV
in Zhejiang Province II-44
Bearings Limited to Distribute Silverthin Bearings in North
America II-44
Acorn to Distribute RHP and NSK Bearings in the UK II-44
SKF to Make Investments in European Technical Centres II-44
Federal Mogul Takes Over DZV BEARINGS COMPANY through Subsidiary II-45
Motion Industries Takes Over AST Bearings II-45
SKF to Acquire Kaydon Corporation II-45
myonic GmbH Takes Over Assets of APB Service GmbH II-45
NSK Concludes Agreement with Ningbo MOS Group Corporation II-45
NTN Corp to Supply Bearings for PurePower Range of Jet Engines II-45
Intercontinental Bearing Supply Obtains AS9100:2009 Rev. C
Registration II-45
NHBB Acquires CEROBEAR GmbH II-46
RBC Bearings to Stop Manufacture of Large Bearings in Houston
Facility II-46
Schaeffler to Setup New Bearing Plant in Russia II-46
NTN Establishes Sophisticated Tapered Roller Bearing Plant in
Akaiwa City II-46
Applied Industrial Acquires SKF Distribution Businesses in New
Zealand and Australia II-46
SKF Inks Supply Agreement with Wind Turbine Manufacturer II-46
BDI Takes Over Brown Bearing Co. II-46
AWB Bearings Merges with Statewide Bearings II-47
SKF Group Takes Over General Bearing II-47
NSK to Acquire Minority Stake in Gongzhuling Bearing II-47
NTN Develops and Commercializes ULTAGE Series of Deep Groove
Ball Bearings II-47
NTN Develops and Commercializes Highly Greased Ball Bearing II-47
Bandai Selects Legend Bearing of Minebea II-47
NTN Forms Joint Venture with Takao Kogyo and Asahi Forge II-47

5. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/ INTRODUCTIONS II-48
NSK Introduces Large Size Roller Bearings Meant for Gear Boxes II-48
NSK Introduces Roller Bearings for Rolling Machines of High
Speed in Steel Industry II-48
NSK Develops New Lubricant Coated Bearing II-48
NSK Introduces New Spherical Roller for Applications in Heavy
Industries II-48
NSK Extends Creep-Freeâ„¢ Bearing Range II-48
NTN Corp. Develops New Large Size Tapered Roller Bearing II-48
NTN Corp. Develops Sliding Bearing Unit Meant for High Load
Applications II-48
NTN Corp. Develops Long-life Needle Roller Bearing Unit II-49
igus Introduces Printable Bearing Material II-49
igus Introduces Detectable Self-aligning Bearings Range for
Food Industry II-49
Boca Bearings to Expand Bearings and Lubricants Product Line II-49
NKE Austria Launches Roller Bearing Cages with DLC Coating II-49
NSK Develops Shaft Seal Type Ball Bearing for Transmission
Applications II-49
NSK Develops New Cylindrical Roller Bearing for Gearbox
Application II-50
NSK Develops New Bearing which Resists Fretting for Automotive
Applications II-50
NSK Develops Light Weight Needle Bearing for Automotive
Applications II-50
NSK Develops Corrosion Resistant Bearings for Dental Instruments II-50
NSK Develops WQTFâ„¢ Tapered Roller Bearing for Automotive
Applications II-50
NSK Develops High Speed Needle Bearing for Automotive
Applications II-50
NSK Develops Tapered Roller Bearing for Application in
Construction Machinery II-50
NSK Develops High Cartridge Bearing for Automotive Applications II-50
NSK Develops NSKHPS Series High Performance Bearings for
Industrial Machinery II-51
NSK Develops High-Speed Angular Contact Ball Bearing for
Compressors II-51
NSK Introduces High-Performance Ball Bearing for Motors in Fans II-51
NSK Develops Durable Needle Bearing for Automotive Applications II-51
NTN Corp. Develops ULTAGE Thrust Spherical Roller Bearing II-51
NTN Corp. Develops Super Low Friction Hub Bearing II-51
NTN Corp. Develops High Load Capacity Cylindrical Roller Bearings II-51
NTN Corp. Develops Enhanced Anti-indentation Deep Groove Ball
Bearing II-51
Schaeffler Develops Special Plain Bearings for Marine
Applications II-52
SKF Develops Bearings that Withstand Extreme Temperatures II-52
SKF Develops New Single Row Angular Contact Ball Bearings II-52
SKS Develops CE Double Row Angular Contact Balls Bearings II-52
SKS Develops Angular Steering Column Bearing II-52
SKS Develops Bearings for Final Drive Applications II-52
SKS Develops Steering Rack Bearing for Automobiles II-52
Igus Introduces iglide® Maintenance Free, Self-lubricating
Plastic Bearings II-53
SKF Introduces SKF Insightâ„¢ Bearing Technology II-53
FRANTZ Launches Precision Bearing for Axle-free Rollers II-53
FRANTZ Manufacturing Unveils GENII® 1805 Semi- Precision
Series Conveyor Bearing II-53
Baldor Electric Launches Dodge Type EXL Tapered Roller Bearing II-53
NSK Bags Order for Supply of Roller Bearings for Elevators in
Tokyo SKYTREE II-53
NSK Evolves Anti-Creep Design Tapered Roller Bearings II-53
NSK Evolves Low Torque Rolling Bearing II-54
Isotech Introduces New Series of Non-Magnetic Linear Ball Slides II-54
Triangle Manufacturing Launches Stainless Steel Aluminum Lazy
Susan Bearings II-54
Tung Pei Industrial to Unveil Ball Bearings in India II-54
Spyraflo Unveils SBS Self-Aligning Ball Bearing Series II-54
Schaeffler Launches INA X-life Radial Insert Ball Bearings and
Housing Units II-54
Bishop-Wisecarver Introduces the Radial Wheel II-54
Festo Launches Ball Screw Axes with Recirculating Ball Bearing
Guide EGSP and EGSK II-54
NTN Unveils High Speed and Low Torque Deep Groove Ball Bearing II-55
NTN Unveils Self-formed Seal Low Torque Deep Groove Ball Bearing II-55
NTN Unveils Low Torque Sealed Deep Groove Ball Bearing II-55
NSK Unveils Ultra High-speed Ball Bearings II-55
SKF Launches eDrive Ball Bearings II-55
Federal-Mogul Unveils Glyco IROX® Bearing Shells II-55
Schaeffler Introduces Advanced Concepts for Rotor Shaft
Bearing Arrangements II-55
RBC Bearings to Roll out LUBRON Spherical Plain Bearings II-56
Schaeffler Unveils a New Plain Bearings Range, ELGOTEX II-56
Igus Launches Iglidur GV0 Plain Bearing II-56
Feinmess Dresden Unveils Linear Stage LTG250 Plain Bearings II-56
ZOLLERN Announces Development of White Metal Plain Bearing
Alloy with High Strength II-56
Igus Introduces Iglidur Q2E Plain Bearings II-56

6. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-57
EnPro Industries, Inc. (US) II-57
FEDERAL-MOGUL CORP. (US) II-57
igus® (Germany) II-58
JTEKT Corporation (Japan) II-58
LM-Tarbell, Inc. (US) II-59
Minebea Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-59
MISUMI USA, Inc. (US) II-60
NKE AUSTRIA GmbH (Austria) II-60
NSK Ltd. (Japan) II-60
NTN Corporation (Japan) II-61
RBC France SAS (France) II-62
Rexnord Industries, LLC (USA) II-62
Schaeffler Technologies GmbH and Co. KG (Germany) II-63
SKF Group (Sweden) II-63
General Bearing Corp. (US) II-64
Spyraflo, Inc. (US) II-65
The Timken Company (US) II-65

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-67
Table 19: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67

Table 20: World Historic Review for Bearings by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68

Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-69
Market by Product Segment II-70
Table 22: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Plain Bearings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-70

Table 23: World Historic Review for Plain Bearings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-71

Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for Plain Bearings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-72

Table 25: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Ball Bearings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-73

Table 26: World Historic Review for Ball Bearings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-74

Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Ball Bearings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75

Table 28: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Roller Bearings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-76

Table 29: World Historic Review for Roller Bearings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-77

Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Roller Bearings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78

Table 31: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Other Bearings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79

Table 32: World Historic Review for Other Bearings by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-80

Table 33: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Bearings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Overview III-1
Competition III-1
Table 34: US Bearings Market by Leading Players (2013):
Market Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Company (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2
Market Trends III-2
Single-Source Supply Trend III-2
Anti-dumping Duties Save the Day III-2
Export and Import of Ball and Roller Bearings III-3
Table 35: US Exports of Ball or Roller Bearings (2012 and
2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports by Country of
Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 36: US Imports of Ball or Roller Bearings (2012 and
2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by Country of
Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4
Background and Development of the Bearings Industry III-4
Strategic Corporate Developments III-5
Product Launches III-6
Select Key Players III-7
B.Market Analytics III-12
Table 37: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 38: US Historic Review for Bearings by Product Segment -
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 39: US 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by Product
Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Plain
Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-14

2. CANADA III-15
A.Market Analysis III-15
Outlook III-15
Bearing Manufacturing in Canada - An Insight III-15
Automotive Growth Emanates Healthy Prospects for the
Bearings' Market III-15
Export and Import of Ball and Roller Bearings III-15
Table 40: Canadian Exports of Ball and Roller Bearings
(2012 and 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports by
Country of Destination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 41: Canadian Imports of Ball and Roller Bearings
(2012 and 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports by
Country of Origin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16
B.Market Analytics III-17
Table 42: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball
Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 43: Canadian Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 44: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

3. JAPAN III-20
A.Market Analysis III-20
Overview III-20
Table 45: Japanese Bearings Market by End-Use Segment
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Industrial
Applications, Automotive, and Aerospace and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20
Competition III-20
Table 46: Japanese Industrial Bearings Market by Leading
Players (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales
by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 47: Japanese Hub Bearings Market by Leading Players
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by
Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 48: Japanese Needle Bearings Market by Leading
Players (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales
by Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22
New Bearing Supplier Face Numerous Barriers in the
Automotive Sector III-22
Strategic Corporate Developments III-23
Product Launches III-24
Select Key Players III-28
B.Market Analytics III-31
Table 49: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball
Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 50: Japanese Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 51: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

4. EUROPE III-34
A.Market Analysis III-34
Eurozone Crisis Impacts Key-End Use Segments III-34
Automotive Sector - Major End-Market for Bearings III-34
Competition III-35
Big Shot Manufactures in Western Europe Eye Low Cost CEE
Countries for Production III-35
Brand Loyalty a Rarity among End-Users III-35
B.Market Analytics III-36
Table 52: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Bearings by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy,
UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 53: European Historic Review for Bearings by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 54: European 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 55: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball
Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 56: European Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 57: European 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

4a. FRANCE III-42
A.Market Analysis III-42
Product Launch III-42
Rbc France Sas - A Key Player III-42
B.Market Analytics III-43
Table 58: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 59: French Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 60: French 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by Product
Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Plain
Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-45

4b. GERMANY III-46
A.Market Analysis III-46
Corporate Development III-46
Product Launches III-46
Select Key Players III-48
B.Market Analytics III-50
Table 61: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 62: German Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 63: German 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by Product
Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Plain
Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-52

4c. ITALY III-53
Market Analysis III-53
Table 64: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 65: Italian Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 66: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-56
A.Market Analysis III-56
Tapered Roller Bearings Dominate the Roller and Needle
Bearings Market III-56
Table 67: UK Market for Roller and Needle Bearings by Type
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Tapered,
Cylindrical, Spherical and Needle (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-56
Corporate Development III-56
B.Market Analytics III-57
Table 68: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 69: UK Historic Review for Bearings by Product Segment -
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 70: UK 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by Product
Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Plain
Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-59

4e. SPAIN III-60
Market Analysis III-60
Table 71: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 72: Spanish Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 73: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

4f. RUSSIA III-63
Market Analysis III-63
Table 74: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 75: Russian Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 76: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-66
A.Market Analysis III-66
Strategic Corporate Developments III-66
Product Launches III-67
Select Key Players III-68
B.Market Analytics III-70
Table 77: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings,
Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-70

Table 78: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Bearings by
Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller
Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 79: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-73
Market Analysis III-73
Table 80: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Bearings by Geographic Region - China, India
and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 81: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Bearings by
Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 82: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years
2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 83: Asia Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings,
Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 84: Asia Pacific Historic Review for Bearings by
Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller
Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 85: Asia Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

5a. CHINA III-79
A.Market Analysis III-79
Overview III-79
Table 86: Bearings Market in China (2014): Percentage
Breakdown of Sales by Product Type - Plain Bearings, Ball
Bearings, Roller Bearings, and Other Bearings (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 87: Chinese Bearings Market by End-Use (2013): Sales
in US$ Million for Industrial Machinery, Motor Vehicles,
Aerospace Equipment, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-79
China - A Frontrunner in the Bearings Industry III-80
Shortages in Wind Turbine Bearings: A Business Case for
Local Suppliers III-80
Market Challenges III-80
Price War between Chinese and Japanese Bearing Manufacturers III-81
Corporate Development III-81
B.Market Analytics III-82
Table 88: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 89: Chinese Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 90: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

5b. INDIA III-85
A.Market Analysis III-85
Indian Bearings Industry - At a Glance III-85
Growth Drivers III-85
Challenges III-85
Key Trends III-86
Industry Structure III-86
Overview III-86
Table 91: Indian Bearings Market by Type (2014): Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-87
Competitive Scenario III-87
Table 92: Indian Plain Bearings' Market (2013): Market
Share Breakdown for SKF, FAG, NRB, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87
Leading Bearing Manufacturers in India III-88
Indian Bearing Companies Alliances with Global Majors -
ABC, Bimetal Bearings Ltd., FAG, Gabriel, NRB, SKF, and
TIMKEN III-88
Organized Sector Rules Domestic Bearings Production III-88
Table 93: Indian Bearings Market (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown by Sector for Organized, Unorganized, and
Imports (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88
Imports Account for a Prominent Share III-89
Major End-Use Sectors III-89
Automobiles III-89
Competition from Chinese Bearings III-89
Table 94: Bearings Market in India (2013): Percentage
Value Breakdown of Demand by End-Use Sector for
Automobile, General Engineering, Railway and Heavy
Industries, and Electrical Equipment (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-90
Automotive Bearing Exports - An Insight III-91
Engineering III-91
Other Users III-91
Product Launch III-91
B.Market Analytics III-92
Table 95: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings,
Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 96: Indian Historic Review for Bearings by Product
Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

Table 97: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by Product
Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Plain
Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-94

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-95
A.Market Analysis III-95
Outlook III-95
Strategic Corporate Developments III-95
B.Market Analytics III-96
Table 98: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings,
Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-96

Table 99: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Bearings
by Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller
Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-97

Table 100: Rest of Asia Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Bearings by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and
Other Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-98

6. THE MIDDLE EAST III-99
Market Analysis III-99
Table 101: Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Bearings by Product Segment - Plain Bearings,
Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other Bearings Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 102: Middle East Historic Review for Bearings by
Product Segment - Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller
Bearings and Other Bearings Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 103: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Bearings by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Plain Bearings, Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings and Other
Bearings Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

7. LATIN AMERICA III-102
A.Market Analysis III-102
Growth Outlook III-102
B.Market Analytics III-103
Table 104: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Bearings by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest
of Latin American

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