JAPAN AUTOMOTIVE LIGHTING MARKET

Japan witnessed annual sales of 4.3 Million vehicles in 2019. In 2020, the passenger vehicle volume is expected to be 3.5 M units drop by 19%.

 

JAPAN AUTOMOTIVE LIGHTING MARKET DYNAMICS

 MPVs accounted for almost 39% of the total car sales in the country in 2019. The country saw the highest penetration for LED headlights and tail lamps than any other region in the world.

 

infographic: Japan Automotive Lighting Market, japan automotive lighting market size, japan automotive lighting market trends and forecast, japan automotive lighting market risks, japan automotive lighting market report

 

The pricing of overall lighting content is 2nd highest in the country after US. The high pricing has lifted the market value of lighting content in the country, despite the low volumes compared to other markets.

 

JAPAN AUTOMOTIVE LIGHTING MARKET BASED ON TECHNOLOGY

In the headlights segment, the halogen lighting had the lowest penetration compared to other regions. Full LED headlights were available in almost every top 10 selling models in most of their variants.

The halogen tail lamps were almost absent and the penetration is negligible among the top selling models in 2019.  

Among top selling OEMs Toyota occupied for ~57% of the market in the country and had about 81% penetration of LEDs in headlight segment, followed by Honda with 80%. Other Japanese OEMs Subaru and Mazda had almost 100% penetration of LED head lamps and tail lamps in the country.

 

JAPAN AUTOMOTIVE LIGHTING MARKET BY POSITION

The halogen headlamps in the top selling cars were mostly Halogen reflector and Toyota Vitz was the only vehicle among top sellers to be equipped with halogen projector headlamp.

The HID/ Xenon headlights volume was almost negligible in the country. These headlamps were not equipped in any of the top selling models in 2019.

In the tail lamp segment, the country saw the highest adoption of LED combination lamps than any other region. The LED and combination lamp penetration in the country was split almost equally among the top sellers.

The LED fog lamp penetration in the country was highest and almost 1 out of every 2 models were equipped with this feature.

The DRLs adoption in the country was compared to other major markets was less and the scope for increased adoption in coming years is expected.

Japan had the lowest penetration of LEDs in interior lighting as it was limited to premium segment cars. In the coming years, the increased adoption is estimated in the top selling vehicles as well.

 

JAPAN AUTOMOTIVE LIGHTING MARKET SIZE AND FORECAST

The LED penetration in rear lighting is almost saturated and growth in the market value in this segment will be comparatively low in coming years.

The adoption LED DRLs, Laser headlights is expected to boost the market value in the frontal lighting segment.

The rapid adoption latest technologies like Matrix headlights and incorporating cameras and sensors in frontal lighting will propel the market value of the country.

 

COMPETITVE LANDSCAPE

The top global automotive lighting manufacturers are Koito (Japan), Stanley (Japan), Hella (Germany), ZKW (Austria), Valeo (France) and Calsonic Kansei [Formerly Magneti Marelli] (Japan). On Global front, Koito and Stanley occupied almost 60% of the lighting market share. ZKW and Hella acquired close to 30% of market share.

Koito and Stanley the Japanese suppliers occupied the maximum market share in the country. Toyota’s vehicles were mostly equipped with Koito’s lighting and the Honda’s vehicles were equipped with Stanley’s products.

 

COMPANY PROFILE

  1. Hella GmbH
  2. Koito
  3. Stanley
  4. Varroc
  5. Calsonic Kansei Corporation
  6. Sanden Corporation
  7. ZKW
  8. Valeo
  9. OSRAM

 

Sl noTopic
1Market Segmentation
2Scope of the report
3Abbreviations
4Research Methodology
5Executive Summary
6Introduction
7Insights from Industry stakeholders
8Cost breakdown of Product by sub-components and average profit margin
9Disruptive innovation in the Industry
10Technology trends in the Industry
11Consumer trends in the industry
12Recent Production Milestones
13Component Manufacturing in US, EU and China
14COVID-19 impact on overall market
15COVID-19 impact on Production of components
16COVID-19 impact on Point of sale
17Market Segmentation, Dynamics and Forecast by Geography, 2020-2025
18Market Segmentation, Dynamics and Forecast by Product Type, 2020-2025
19Market Segmentation, Dynamics and Forecast by Application, 2020-2025
20Market Segmentation, Dynamics and Forecast by End use, 2020-2025
21Product installation rate by OEM, 2020
22Incline/Decline in Average B-2-B selling price in past 5 years
23Competition from substitute products
24Gross margin and average profitability of suppliers
25New product development in past 12 months
26M&A in past 12 months
27Growth strategy of leading players
28Market share of vendors, 2020
29Company Profiles
30Unmet needs and opportunity for new suppliers
31Conclusion
32Appendix

 

Back to top
X