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Research and Markets: Global IGBT-based Power Module Market 2014-2018: Market to Grow at a CAGR of 12% to 2018

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global IGBT-based Power Module Market 2014-2018: Market to Grow at a CAGR of 12% to 2018" report to their offering.

The Global IGBT-based Power Module market to grow at a CAGR of 12% to 2018

An IGBT is a power semiconductor component used in power electronic devices in several industries as they have high-power efficiency, high blocking voltage, and ability to work in low power. An IGBT-based power module is formed by arranging several IGBTs in parallel in a single casing. These modules are used for several high-power applications in industrial motors, traction, power supplies, renewable energy, and consumer appliances. These modules are also used to drive electric motors in both automotive and industrial applications.

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global IGBT-based Power Module market for the period 2013-2018.

To calculate the market size, it considers revenue generated from the IGBT modules in applications from the following segments:

  • Industrial Motor Drives
  • Traction
  • Power Supplies
  • Renewable Energy
  • Consumer Appliances

Key Vendors

  • Fuji Electric Co. Ltd.
  • Infineon Technologies AG
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
  • Semikron International GmbH

Other Prominent Vendors

  • ABB Ltd.
  • Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc.
  • NXP Semiconductors N.V.
  • Renesas Electronics Corp.
  • STMicroelectronics N.V.
  • Toshiba Corp.

Market Drivers/Challenges/Trends

  • Growing Adoption in the Renewable Energy Segment.
  • Increasing Competition from Alternative Technologies
  • Increasing Focus on IGBT Chip Optimizatin

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