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Forecast Analysis: Automotive Electronics, Worldwide, 1Q13 Update

Published: 27 March 2013

ID: G00250949

Analyst(s): James F. Hines


The automotive semiconductor market is forecast to grow to more than $35 billion in 2017. This report details the trends and assumptions behind this forecast.

Table Of Contents


  • Automotive Industry Overview
  • Automotive Semiconductor Revenue Growth


  • Light-Vehicle Production Forecast
    • Regional Production Mix Shifting Toward China
  • Increasing Automotive Electronic Content
    • Safety-Related Equipment
    • Powertrain-Related Equipment
    • Infotainment-Related Equipment
    • Body Electronics, Security and Comfort-Related Equipment
    • Other Automotive Equipment

Market Model

  • Forecast Components
    • Electronic Equipment Unit Production
    • Semiconductor Device Unit Content
    • Semiconductor Device ASPs
  • Influencing Factors
    • Light-Vehicle Sales and Production
    • Enterprise Budgets and Spending
    • Consumer Spending
    • System Design and Functional Integration
    • Features and Functions
    • Supply Versus Demand and Cost Reduction
    • R&D Spending
    • Capital Spending
    • Automotive Industry-Specific Regulation/Legislation
    • Business Performance, Strategies and Objectives
  • Connections

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