Power Transmission Components: United States

This report forecasts to 2023 US power transmission component demand and shipments in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand and shipments are segmented by product in terms of: motor vehicle transmissions and powertrain parts, ball and roller bearings, gears and gearboxes, and mechanical power transmission products.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand; total shipments; the various segments; trade; and US firm, establishment, and employment data are provided in annual series from 2008 to 2018.

Excluded from the scope of this report are automotive engine bearings as well as flexure, fluid, and magnetic bearing products. Also excluded are related bearing hardware such as adaptor and withdrawal sleeves, locknuts and washers, lubricators, and retaining plates. In addition, certain types of power transmission components (e.g., ball, swivel, and universal joints) for use in aerospace equipment are excluded from the scope of this report, although bearings for aerospace equipment are included in the bearings segment. Re-exports of power transmission components are excluded from demand and trade figures.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
332991 Ball and Roller Bearing Manufacturing
333612 Speed Changer, Industrial High-Speed Drive, and Gear Manufacturing
333613 Mechanical Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
336350 Motor Vehicle Transmission and Power Train Parts Manufacturing

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