Global demand for electric lighting is forecast to climb 4.5 percent annually through 2014. Gains in developing countries will outpace sales in the US, Western Europe and Japan. China alone will account for nearly half of all new product demand through 2014. LEDs will record the fastest market gains.
This study analyzes the $30.9 billion world electric lighting industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1999, 2004 and 2009, and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by product (e.g., fluorescent, incandescent, conventional, halogen, LED, HID), market (e.g., residential building, nonresidential building, nonbuilding, motor vehicles), world region and for 26 countries.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 40 industry participants, including Philips Lighting, Osram and GE Lighting.