|By PR Newswire||
|February 25, 2014 05:25 PM EST||
DUBLIN, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7sb6nt/the_global) has announced the addition of the "Global Lithium-ion Battery Industry: Trends, Profits and Forecast Analysis to 2018" report to their offering.
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Lithium-ion battery is used in a variety of markets, such as consumer electronics, automotive, and industrial. The global lithium-ion battery market is expected to experience strong growth and reach $24.2 billion by 2018. The prime drivers of the market are growing demand of electronic products, automotive vehicles, etc. Trends are favorable for growth across the industry; however, significant differences in growth potential among the application markets and regions exist.
From the analysis presented, lithium-ion battery suppliers will recognize that valuable opportunities exist in the industry due to impressive trends in demand quantity and growth. The report outlines that earlier the lithium-ion battery was used only in some limited applications. With changing customer needs and growing awareness, the industry is meeting new challenges to develop new applications. This requires high level of capital investment and sophisticated technological capabilities. The cost of lithium-ion battery is expensive which may negatively affect the industry.
The biggest driver for growth of lithium-ion battery in the automotive market is its usage in electric, hybrid electric, plug-in hybrid electric, and fuel cell electric vehicles where lithium-ion battery is used for storing the electric energy which is produced by chemical reaction. Another driver is the portability and durability of the battery product.
The global lithium-ion battery industry is growing at an impressive rate and is expected to grow more in near future. The demand is growing in automotive lithium-ion battery application. Hike in oil price is likely to drive the growth for electric car, electric bus, electric cycle, and electric two wheelers vehicles where lithium-ion battery is used.
This comprehensive guide provides readers with valuable information and the tools needed to successfully drive critical business decisions with a thorough understanding of the market's potential. This report will save clients hundreds of hours in personal research time on a global market and it offers significant benefits in expanding business opportunities throughout the global pharmaceutical industry analysis. In a fast-paced ever-changing world, business leaders need every advantage available to them in a timely manner to drive change in the market and to stay ahead of their competition. This report provides business leaders with a keen advantage in this regard by making them aware of emerging trends and demand requirements on an annual basis.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
2. Lithium-ion battery Industry Background and Classification
3. Industry Analysis
4. Financial (Cost Structure, Profitability, Debt and Assets) Analysis
5. Competitive Landscape and Growth Opportunities Analysis
6. Industry Strategic Assessment
7. Company Profiles for Leading Players
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