1 INTRODUCTION 29
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 29
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 29
1.3 INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 30
TABLE 1 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE: INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 30
TABLE 2 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY: INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 30
TABLE 3 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION: INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 31
1.4 PLAIN BEARING MARKET SEGMENTATION 32
FIGURE 1 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: SEGMENTATION 32
FIGURE 2 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: REGIONS COVERED 33
1.4.1 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 33
1.5 CURRENCY 34
1.6 LIMITATIONS 34
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 34
1.8 SUMMARY OF CHANGES 34

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 36
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 36
FIGURE 3 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 36
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 37
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 37
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 38
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 38
2.1.2.2 List of participating companies for primary research 38
2.1.2.3 Key industry insights 39
2.1.2.4 Breakdown of primary interviews 39
FIGURE 4 BREAKDOWN OF PRIMARY INTERVIEWS, BY COMPANY, DESIGNATION, AND REGION 39
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 40
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 41
FIGURE 6 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 41
2.3 BASE NUMBER CALCULATION 42
2.3.1 SUPPLY SIDE APPROACH 42
2.3.2 DEMAND SIDE APPROACH 43
2.4 DATA TRIANGULATION 44
FIGURE 7 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 44
2.5 ASSUMPTIONS 45
2.6 RISK ASSESSMENT 45

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 46
TABLE 4 GLOBAL PLAIN BEARING MARKET SNAPSHOT 47
FIGURE 8 AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT ACC0UNTED FOR LARGEST SHARE OF END-USE INDUSTRY SEGMENT OF PLAIN BEARING MARKET IN 2020 48
FIGURE 9 JOURNAL TYPE SEGMENT ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST SHARE OF PLAIN BEARING MARKET IN 2020 48
FIGURE 10 ASIA PACIFIC ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST SHARE OF PLAIN BEARING MARKET IN 2020 49

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 50
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN PLAIN BEARING MARKET 50
FIGURE 11 INCREASING APPLICATIONS IN ENERGY END-USE INDUSTRY EXPECTED TO DRIVE MARKET 50
4.2 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE 50
FIGURE 12 JOURNAL SEGMENT PROJECTED TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR BETWEEN 2021 AND 2026 50
4.3 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY & COUNTRY 51
FIGURE 13 AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT AND CHINA ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST SHARES OF ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET IN 2021 51
4.4 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY MAJOR COUNTRIES 51
FIGURE 14 PLAIN BEARING MARKET IN CHINA TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR BETWEEN 2021 AND 2026 51

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 52
5.1 MARKET DYNAMICS 52
FIGURE 15 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, CHALLENGES 52
5.1.1 DRIVERS 53
5.1.1.1 Rising demand for plain bearings from end-use industries 53
FIGURE 16 GROWTH IN INFRASTRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION (2020-2030) 53
TABLE 5 AIR PASSENGER TRAFFIC 2018-2039 53
5.1.1.2 Cost-effective production of plain bearings in Asia Pacific 54
5.1.2 RESTRAINTS 54
5.1.2.1 Volatility in prices of raw materials 54
TABLE 6 GLOBAL OIL & GAS PRICES, USD/BBL (2016-2020) 54
5.1.3 OPPORTUNITIES 55
5.1.3.1 Growth prospects in emerging economies 55
5.1.3.2 Development of smart bearing technology 55
5.1.3.3 Applications in renewable energy sector 56
FIGURE 17 RENEWABLE ELECTRICITY CAPACITY GROWTH BY TECHNOLOGY 56
5.1.4 CHALLENGES 56
5.1.4.1 Increasing number of counterfeit bearings 56
TABLE 7 SEIZURE OF COUNTERFEIT BEARINGS IN CHINESE CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT 57
5.1.4.2 Supply chain, trade, and economic disruptions due to COVID-19 pandemic 57
TABLE 8 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON PLAIN BEARING SUPPLY CHAIN 58
5.2 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES 59
FIGURE 18 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 59
TABLE 9 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 59
5.2.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 60
5.2.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 60
5.2.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 60
5.2.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 61
5.2.5 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 61
5.3 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 62
FIGURE 19 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS: PLAIN BEARING MARKET 62
5.3.1 PROMINENT COMPANIES 63
5.3.2 SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES 63
5.4 ECOSYSTEM MARKET MAP 63
FIGURE 20 ECOSYSTEM MAP FOR PLAIN BEARING MARKET 63
TABLE 10 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: ECOSYSTEM 64
5.5 TRENDS/DISRUPTIONS IMPACTING CUSTOMERS' BUSINESSES 65
FIGURE 21 YC AND YCC SHIFT 65
5.6 REGULATORY LANDSCAPE 65
TABLE 11 LEGAL REQUIREMENTS FOR BEARING MATERIALS 65
5.7 CASE STUDY ANALYSIS 66
5.7.1 REPRODUCTION OF AN AXIAL ANGULAR BALL BEARING 66
5.7.2 KAMAN CORPORATION RECEIVES AN ADDITIONAL CONTRACT ON K-MAX HELICOPTERS (2018) 66
5.8 TECHNOLOGY TRENDS 67
5.8.1 ADVANCEMENTS IN LUBRICANT PERFORMANCE; INCREASING USE OF GREASELESS BEARINGS 67
5.8.2 INNOVATION IN BEARING PERFORMANCE DUE TO ADVANCEMENTS IN MATERIAL SCIENCES 67
5.8.3 SUB-MICRON COATING, POLYMER COATED, AND ENGINEERED PLASTIC BEARINGS 67
5.9 IMPACT ANALYSIS OF COVID-19 68
5.9.1 COVID-19 HEALTH ASSESSMENT 68
FIGURE 22 COUNTRY-WISE SPREAD OF COVID-19 68
5.9.2 EFFECTS ON GDPS OF COUNTRIES 69
FIGURE 23 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON COUNTRIES IN 2020 70
TABLE 12 THREE SCENARIO-BASED ANALYSES OF IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON GLOBAL ECONOMY 70
5.9.3 IMPACT ON PLAIN BEARING MARKET 71
5.10 PATENT ANALYSIS 72
5.10.1 INTRODUCTION 72
FIGURE 24 PUBLICATION TRENDS (2011-2021) 72
5.10.2 INSIGHTS 72
FIGURE 25 PLAIN BEARING PATENTS, TREND ANALYSIS 72
5.11 TOP PATENT HOLDERS 73

6 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE 75
6.1 INTRODUCTION 76
FIGURE 26 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021 & 2026 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 13 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 14 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 77
6.2 JOURNAL PLAIN BEARING 77
6.2.1 MOST COMMON AND IN-DEMAND PLAIN BEARING 77
TABLE 15 JOURNAL PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 16 JOURNAL PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 78
6.3 LINEAR PLAIN BEARING 78
6.3.1 HIGH STATIC LOAD BEARING CAPACITY DRIVES DEMAND FROM AUTOMOTIVE, INDUSTRIAL, AEROSPACE, AND ENERGY END-USE INDUSTRIES 78
TABLE 17 LINEAR PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 18 LINEAR PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 79
6.4 THRUST PLAIN BEARING 79
6.4.1 USED IN MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT TO CONTROL AXIAL LOADS 79
TABLE 19 THRUST PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 20 THRUST PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 80
6.5 ANGULAR CONTACT PLAIN BEARING 80
6.5.1 HIGH DEMAND DUE TO RESISTANCE TO HIGH THRUST, IMPACT, AND RADIAL LOADS 80
TABLE 21 ANGULAR CONTACT PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 22 ANGULAR CONTACT PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 81
6.6 OTHERS 81
TABLE 23 OTHER PLAIN BEARINGS MARKET, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 24 OTHER PLAIN BEARINGS MARKET, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 81

7 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY 82
7.1 INTRODUCTION 83
FIGURE 27 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021 & 2026 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 25 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 26 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 84
7.2 AUTOMOTIVE 84
7.2.1 AUTOMOTIVE SEGMENT ACCOUNTS FOR HIGHEST CONSUMPTION OF PLAIN BEARINGS 84
TABLE 27 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR AUTOMOTIVE, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 28 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR AUTOMOTIVE, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 85
7.3 INDUSTRIAL 85
7.3.1 FASTEST-GROWING END-USE INDUSTRY 85
TABLE 29 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR INDUSTRIAL, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 30 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR INDUSTRIAL, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 86
7.4 AEROSPACE 86
7.4.1 ASIA PACIFIC TO LEAD DEMAND DURING FORECAST PERIOD 86
TABLE 31 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR AEROSPACE, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 32 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR AEROSPACE, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 87
7.5 ENERGY 87
7.5.1 RENEWABLE ENERGY SEGMENT OFFERS LUCRATIVE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES 87
TABLE 33 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR ENERGY, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 34 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR ENERGY, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 88
7.6 CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY 88
7.6.1 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA REGION EXPECTED TO WITNESS HIGH DEMAND FOR PLAIN BEARINGS USED IN CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY 88
TABLE 35 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 36 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 89
7.7 AGRICULTURAL & GARDENING EQUIPMENT 89
7.7.1 AGRARIAN COUNTRIES EXPECTED TO STIMULATE MARKET DEMAND 89
TABLE 37 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR AGRICULTURAL & GARDENING EQUIPMENT, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 38 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR AGRICULTURAL & GARDENING EQUIPMENT, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 90
7.8 OILFIELD MACHINERY 90
7.8.1 INCREASING DEMAND FOR OIL & DOWNSTREAM PRODUCTS TO DRIVE MARKET 90
TABLE 39 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR OILFIELD MACHINERY, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 40 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR OILFIELD MACHINERY, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 91
7.9 OFFICE PRODUCTS 91
7.9.1 RISE IN REMOTE WORKING EXPECTED TO DRIVE MARKET 91
TABLE 41 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR OFFICE PRODUCTS, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 91
TABLE 42 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR OFFICE PRODUCTS, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 91
7.10 OTHERS 92
TABLE 43 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR OTHERS, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 44 PLAIN BEARING MARKET FOR OTHERS, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 92

8 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION 93
8.1 INTRODUCTION 94
FIGURE 28 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: GLOBAL SNAPSHOT (2021-2026) 94
TABLE 45 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 46 PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY REGION, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 95
8.2 ASIA PACIFIC 95
FIGURE 29 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET SNAPSHOT 96
TABLE 47 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 48 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 49 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 50 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 51 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 52 ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 98
8.2.1 CHINA 98
8.2.1.1 China accounts for largest share of market in Asia Pacific region 98
TABLE 53 CHINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 54 CHINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 55 CHINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 56 CHINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 100
8.2.2 JAPAN 101
8.2.2.1 Automotive industry to boost plain bearing market in Japan 101
TABLE 57 JAPAN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDSUTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 58 JAPAN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 59 JAPAN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 60 JAPAN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 102
8.2.3 INDIA 103
8.2.3.1 Building & construction industry to drive market 103
TABLE 61 INDIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 62 INDIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 63 INDIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 64 INDIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 104
8.2.4 SOUTH KOREA 105
8.2.4.1 Energy sector to boost market 105
TABLE 65 SOUTH KOREA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 66 SOUTH KOREA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 67 SOUTH KOREA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 68 SOUTH KOREA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
8.2.5 THAILAND 107
8.2.5.1 Growing automotive industry to increase demand for plain bearings 107
TABLE 69 THAILAND PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 70 THAILAND PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 71 THAILAND PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 108
TABLE 72 THAILAND PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 108
8.2.6 AUSTRALIA 108
8.2.6.1 Aerospace industry to drive market in Australia 108
TABLE 73 AUSTRALIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 109
TABLE 74 AUSTRALIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 109
TABLE 75 AUSTRALIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 109
TABLE 76 AUSTRALIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 110
8.2.7 SINGAPORE 110
8.2.7.1 Increasing investments in energy sector to boost market 110
TABLE 77 SINGAPORE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 110
TABLE 78 SINGAPORE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 111
TABLE 79 SINGAPORE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 111
TABLE 80 SINGAPORE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 111
8.2.8 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 112
TABLE 81 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 82 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 83 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 113
TABLE 84 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 113
8.3 EUROPE 113
TABLE 85 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 114
TABLE 86 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 114
FIGURE 30 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET SNAPSHOT 115
TABLE 87 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 88 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 89 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 90 EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
8.3.1 GERMANY 117
8.3.1.1 Germany accounts for largest market share in European region 117
TABLE 91 GERMANY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 117
TABLE 92 GERMANY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 118
TABLE 93 GERMANY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 118
TABLE 94 GERMANY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 118
8.3.2 FRANCE 119
8.3.2.1 Automotive industry to drive market growth 119
TABLE 95 FRANCE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 119
TABLE 96 FRANCE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 97 FRANCE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 98 FRANCE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 120
8.3.3 UK 121
8.3.3.1 Fastest-growing market for plain bearings in European region 121
TABLE 99 UK PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 100 UK PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 101 UK PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 102 UK PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 122
8.3.4 ITALY 123
8.3.4.1 Aerospace industry to drive demand for plain bearings in Italy 123
TABLE 103 ITALY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 123
TABLE 104 ITALY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 124
TABLE 105 ITALY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 124
TABLE 106 ITALY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 124
8.3.5 SPAIN 125
8.3.5.1 Growing energy sector to boost market growth 125
TABLE 107 SPAIN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 125
TABLE 108 SPAIN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 109 SPAIN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 110 SPAIN PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 126
8.3.6 RUSSIA 127
8.3.6.1 Automotive industry to drive demand for plain bearings in Russia 127
TABLE 111 RUSSIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 112 RUSSIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 113 RUSSIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 114 RUSSIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 128
8.3.7 REST OF EUROPE 129
TABLE 115 REST OF EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 116 REST OF EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 117 REST OF EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 118 REST OF EUROPE PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 130
8.4 NORTH AMERICA 130
TABLE 119 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 120 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 131
FIGURE 31 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET SNAPSHOT 132
TABLE 121 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 132
TABLE 122 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 123 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 124 NORTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 133
8.4.1 US 133
8.4.1.1 US accounts for largest market share in North American region 133
TABLE 125 US PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 134
TABLE 126 US PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 127 US PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 128 US PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
8.4.2 CANADA 136
8.4.2.1 Automotive industry to propel market growth 136
TABLE 129 CANADA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 136
TABLE 130 CANADA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 137
TABLE 131 CANADA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 137
TABLE 132 CANADA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 137
8.4.3 MEXICO 138
8.4.3.1 Energy sector to boost market in Mexico 138
TABLE 133 MEXICO PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 138
TABLE 134 MEXICO PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 135 MEXICO PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 136 MEXICO PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 139
8.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 140
TABLE 137 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 140
TABLE 138 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 140
TABLE 139 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 141
TABLE 140 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 141
TABLE 141 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 141
TABLE 142 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 142
8.5.1 SAUDI ARABIA 142
8.5.1.1 Saudi Arabia accounts for largest market share in Middle East & Africa region 142
TABLE 143 SAUDI ARABIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 143
TABLE 144 SAUDI ARABIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 143
TABLE 145 SAUDI ARABIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 144
TABLE 146 SAUDI ARABIA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 144
8.5.2 QATAR 144
8.5.2.1 Increasing investments in construction industry to boost market growth 144
TABLE 147 QATAR PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 148 QATAR PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 149 QATAR PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 145
TABLE 150 QATAR PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 146
8.5.3 TURKEY 146
8.5.3.1 Aerospace industry to drive market in Turkey 146
TABLE 151 TURKEY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 146
TABLE 152 TURKEY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 153 TURKEY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 154 TURKEY PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 147
8.5.4 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 148
TABLE 155 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 148
TABLE 156 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 148
TABLE 157 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 149
TABLE 158 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 149
8.6 SOUTH AMERICA 149
TABLE 159 SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 150
TABLE 160 SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 150
TABLE 161 SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 151
TABLE 162 SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 151
TABLE 163 SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 151
TABLE 164 SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 152
8.6.1 BRAZIL 152
8.6.1.1 Brazil accounts for largest market share in South American region 152
TABLE 165 BRAZIL PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 152
TABLE 166 BRAZIL PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 153
TABLE 167 BRAZIL PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 153
TABLE 168 BRAZIL PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 153
8.6.2 ARGENTINA 154
8.6.2.1 Agricultural sector to increase demand for plain bearings in Argentina 154
TABLE 169 ARGENTINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 154
TABLE 170 ARGENTINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 154
TABLE 171 ARGENTINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 155
TABLE 172 ARGENTINA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 155
8.6.3 PERU 155
8.6.3.1 Mining industry to drive plain bearings market in Peru 155
TABLE 173 PERU PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 156
TABLE 174 PERU PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 156
TABLE 175 PERU PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 156
TABLE 176 PERU PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 157
8.6.4 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 157
TABLE 177 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 157
TABLE 178 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY END-USE INDUSTRY, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 158
TABLE 179 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2016-2020 (USD MILLION) 158
TABLE 180 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA PLAIN BEARING MARKET, BY TYPE, 2021-2026 (USD MILLION) 158

9 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 159
9.1 OVERVIEW 159
9.2 KEY PLAYER STRATEGIES 159
TABLE 181 OVERVIEW OF STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY PLAIN BEARING MANUFACTURERS 159
9.3 REVENUE ANALYSIS 160
9.3.1 REVENUE ANALYSIS OF TOP PLAYERS IN PLAIN BEARING MARKET 160
FIGURE 32 TOP FIVE PLAYERS - REVENUE ANALYSIS (2016-2020) 160
9.4 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS: PLAIN BEARING MARKET (2020) 161
FIGURE 33 SKF GROUP ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST SHARE IN PLAIN BEARING MARKET IN 2020 161
TABLE 182 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: DEGREE OF COMPETITION 162
9.4.1 NTN CORPORATION 162
9.4.2 NSK LTD. 162
9.4.3 TIMKEN COMPANY 163
9.4.4 SKF GROUP 163
9.4.5 SCHAEFFLER TECHNOLOGIES AG & CO. KG 163
9.5 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE MAPPING, 2020 163
9.5.1 STAR 163
9.5.2 EMERGING LEADERS 164
9.5.3 PERVASIVE 164
9.5.4 PARTICIPANTS 164
FIGURE 34 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE MAPPING, 2020 164
9.6 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 165
9.6.1 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 165
FIGURE 35 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO ANALYSIS OF TOP PLAYERS IN PLAIN BEARING MARKET 165
9.6.2 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 166
FIGURE 36 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE OF TOP PLAYERS IN PLAIN BEARING MARKET 166
9.7 SME MATRIX, 2020 166
9.7.1 PROGRESSIVE COMPANIES 166
9.7.2 DYNAMIC COMPANIES 166
9.7.3 RESPONSIVE COMPANIES 167
9.7.4 STARTING BLOCKS 167
FIGURE 37 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING OF EMERGING COMPANIES, 2020 167
TABLE 183 COMPANY INDUSTRY FOOTPRINT, 2020 168
TABLE 184 COMPANY REGIONAL FOOTPRINT, 2020 168
TABLE 185 COMPANY OVERALL FOOTPRINT, 2020 169
9.8 KEY MARKET DEVELOPMENTS 169
TABLE 186 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2016-AUGUST 2021 169
TABLE 187 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: DEALS, JANUARY 2016-AUGUST 2021 170
TABLE 188 PLAIN BEARING MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2016-AUGUST 2021 172

10 COMPANY PROFILES 173
(Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments: Deals, MNM view, Right to win, Strategic choices made, and Weaknesses and competitive threats)* 10.1 NTN CORPORATION 173
TABLE 189 NTN CORPORATION: COMPANY OVERVIEW 173
FIGURE 38 NTN CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 174
10.2 SKF GROUP 176
TABLE 190 SKF GROUP: COMPANY OVERVIEW 176
FIGURE 39 SKF GROUP: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 177
10.3 SCHAEFFLER GROUP 180
TABLE 191 SCHAEFFLER GROUP: COMPANY OVERVIEW 180
FIGURE 40 SCHAEFFLER GROUP: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 181
10.4 TIMKEN COMPANY 183
TABLE 192 TIMKEN COMPANY: COMPANY OVERVIEW 183
FIGURE 41 TIMKEN COMPANY: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 184
10.5 THK CO., LTD. 187
TABLE 193 THK CO., LTD.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 187
FIGURE 42 THK CO., LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 187
10.6 NSK LTD. 189
TABLE 194 NSK LTD.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 189
FIGURE 43 NSK LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 189
10.7 MINEBEAMITSUMI INC. 192
TABLE 195 MINEBEAMITSUMI INC.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 192
FIGURE 44 MINEBEAMITSUMI INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 193
10.8 RBC BEARINGS INCORPORATED 194
TABLE 196 RBC BEARINGS INCORPORATED.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 194
FIGURE 45 RBC BEARINGS INCORPORATED: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 195
10.9 SGL CARBON 197
TABLE 197 SGL CARBON: COMPANY OVERVIEW 197
FIGURE 46 SGL CARBON: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 198
10.10 ELRINGKLINGER AG 199
TABLE 198 ELRINGKLINGER AG: COMPANY OVERVIEW 199
FIGURE 47 ELRINGKLINGER AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 199
10.11 GGB 201
TABLE 199 GGB: COMPANY OVERVIEW 201
10.12 IGUS 203
TABLE 200 IGUS: COMPANY OVERVIEW 203
10.13 KASHIMA BEARINGS, INC. 204
TABLE 201 KASHIMA BEARINGS, INC.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 204
10.14 BOSTON GEAR LLC 205
TABLE 202 BOSTON GEAR LLC: COMPANY OVERVIEW 205
10.15 THOMSON INDUSTRIES, INC. 206
TABLE 203 THOMSON INDUSTRIES, INC.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 206
10.16 ZOLLERN GMBH & CO. KG 207
TABLE 204 ZOLLERN GMBH & CO. KG: COMPANY OVERVIEW 207
10.17 PBC LINEAR 208
TABLE 205 PBC LINEAR: COMPANY OVERVIEW 208
10.18 GGT GLEITLAGER AG 210
TABLE 206 GGT GLEITLAGER AG: COMPANY OVERVIEW 210
10.19 MIDWEST CONTROL PRODUCTS CORP. 210
TABLE 207 MIDWEST CONTROL PRODUCTS CORP.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 210
10.20 ACCURATE BUSHING COMPANY 211
TABLE 208 ACCURATE BUSHING COMPANY: COMPANY OVERVIEW 211
10.21 AEC 211
TABLE 209 AEC: COMPANY OVERVIEW 211
10.22 CHIAVETTE UNIFICATE S.P.A 212
TABLE 210 CHIAVETTE UNIFICATE S.P.A.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 212
10.23 HEPCOMOTION 212
TABLE 211 HEPCOMOTION: COMPANY OVERVIEW 212
10.24 ALLOY BEARINGS 213
TABLE 212 ALLOY BEARINGS: COMPANY OVERVIEW 213
10.25 KINGSBURY, INC. 213
TABLE 213 KINGSBURY, INC.: COMPANY OVERVIEW 213
*Details on Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments: Deals, MNM view, Right to win, Strategic choices made, and Weaknesses and competitive threats might not be captured in case of unlisted companies. 11 APPENDIX 214
11.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 214
11.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 219
11.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 221
11.4 RELATED REPORTS 221
11.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 222