The aftermarket for light vehicle components in North America will increase 2.9 percent annually through 2014. Mechanical products will remain the largest category while electronics grow the fastest. The dominant professional service provider segment will outpace the DIY market.
This study analyzes the $66 billion automotive aftermarket in North America. It presents historical demand data for the years 1999, 2004 and 2009, and forecasts for 2014 and 2019 by country (US, Canada, Mexico) product type (e.g., transmission, engine, filters, brake, steering and suspension, drivetrain, fuel system, exhaust and emissions system, cooling system, tires, window and glass, batteries, ignition, lighting, spark plugs, electronics, entertainment, security), and service performer.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 45 industry participants, including Goodyear Tire & Rubber, Bridgestone and Michelin.