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Flow Sensors

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Flow Sensors in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 98 companies including many key and niche players such as Emerson Electric Company, First Sensor AG, Gems Sensors & Controls, Gill Research & Development Ltd., Keyence Corporation, Kistler Automotive GmbH, Omron Corporation, Posifa Microsystems, Inc., Sensirion AG, Sick Ltd., Thomas Products Ltd., and UTC Aerospace Systems. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. SENSOR INDUSTRY: AN INTRODUCTORY PRELUDE

    • Table 1: World Market for Sensors (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales By Product Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Market Structure
  • Industry Consolidation: A Perennial Trend
  • Competitive Structure
  • Distribution Plays a Pivotal Role
  • e-Commerce and Sensor Distribution
  • Advanced Technologies Involved in Sensors Market
  • Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
  • Fiber Optic Technology
  • Magnetic Sensors
  • Electromechanical Sensor Technology
  • Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor Sensors
  • Key Statistical Findings
    • Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sensors by End-Use Segment - Automobile Applications, Process & Manufacturing Industries, Machine Tools & General Machinery, HVAC & Building Control, Office Automation & Communication, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 3: World Historic Review for Sensors by End-Use Segment - Automobile Applications, Process & Manufacturing Industries, Machine Tools & General Machinery, HVAC & Building Control, Office Automation & Communication, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 4: World 15-Year Perspective for Sensors by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automobile Applications, Process & Manufacturing Industries, Machine Tools & General Machinery, HVAC & Building Control, Office Automation & Communication, and Others Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. FLOW SENSORS: MARKET OVERVIEW & TRENDS

  • Flow Sensors Market: A Primer
  • Fluid Flow Measurement: A Critical Part of Industrial Processes
  • Optimizing Energy Consumption in Manufacturing Plants: A Key Growth Driver
  • Strong Replacement Demand to Fuel Growth in the Market
  • Strong Automobile Production to Drive Demand for Flow Sensors
  • Opportunity Indicator
    • Table 5: Global Production of Commercial Vehicles & Passenger Cars for Years 2012, 2015 & 2017 by Geographic Region (In 000 Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Untapped Opportunities for Flow Sensors in the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Growing Population & Ensuing Emphasis on Water Security to Benefit Demand for Flow Sensors in the Water and Wastewater Industry
  • Healthy Outlook for Flow Meters to Benefit Demand for Flow Sensors
  • Opportunity Indicator
    • Table 6: World Market for Flow Meters (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Product Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 7: World Market for Flow Meters (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales by Product Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Growing Emphasis on Energy Measurement to Drive Demand for Flow Sensors in the Energy Sector
  • Miniaturized Flow Sensors Grow in Popularity
  • Smart Flow Sensors Gain Market Acceptance
    • Table 8: Global Market for Smart Sensors (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Product Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 9: World Market for Smart Flow Sensors (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Geographic Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Wireless Flow Sensors: A Potential Opportunity
    • Table 10: Global Market for Industrial Wireless Sensors (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Sensor Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • What Does It Take to Compete in the Marketplace?
  • Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect
  • Market Outlook Juxtaposed With the Health of the Manufacturing/Industrial Sector...
  • Cautious Growth for the Global Flow Sensors Market for the Year 2013
  • Growth in the European Flow Sensors Market Dips as Eurozone PMI Falls Indicating Continent Wide Contraction
    • Current State of Europe's Debt Crisis: A Backgrounder
    • Table 11: Breakdown of Gross Government Debt as Percentage of GDP for the Year 2012 by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Fragile Manufacturing PMI Has Demand for Flow Sensors in the U.S. Walking the Tight Rope
  • Market Outlook...Looking Into the Crystal Ball

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

  • Sensors: A Definition
  • Flow Sensors: An Introduction
  • Types of Flow Sensors and their Applications
  • Magnetic Flow Sensors
  • Mass Flow Sensors
  • Vortex Flow Sensors
  • Ultrasonic Flow Sensors
  • End-Use Applications
  • Process Control Industry
  • Other Application Areas

4. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

  • SENSIRION Launches SLQ-QT105 Flow Sensor
  • Clark Solutions Unveils FSI-S00 Flow Sensor
  • Clark Solutions Launches FSI-T00 Flow Sensor
  • Posifa Launched PMFc3000 Series of Mass Flow Sensors
  • Thomas Products Unveils Model 1100 In-line Flow Sensor
  • Gill Develops Ultrasonic Fuel Flow Sensor
  • MEMSIC Launches MFA1100R Gas Flow Sensor Module
  • Sensirion Rolls Out New Low Pressure Drop, Digital SFM3000 Flow Meter
  • Posifa Launches New PMF2000 Mass Air Flow Sensors
  • Gems Rolls Out Highly Accurate Flow Sensor
  • Posifa Launches New PMFc3000 Series Mass Air Flow Sensors
  • MEMSIC Unveils New MFA1100R Gas Flow Module
  • Morgan to Launch Range of New Transducer Solutions
  • Boiswood Expands Flow Sensor and Level Gauges Range
  • Dwyer Launches Series MAFS Metal Averaging Flow Sensors
  • Gems Sensors & Controls Releases WIF-1250 Sensor
  • Flexpoint Sensor Systems Develops Flow Sensor for Color Dispenser
  • Omron to Introduce MEMS Flow Sensor for Fuel Cell Systems
  • Emerson Launches Roxar Downhole Flow Sensor System
  • Sensirion Launches SLQ-QT105
  • Plymovent Launches FlowGuard
  • SICK Launches FFU
  • Omron to Introduce New MEMS Flow Sensor
  • Sensirion Unveils New UHPLC Nano Flow Sensor
  • Sensirion Launches SLQ-QT105 Sensor
  • Sensirion Launches LG01 Micro Flow Switch
  • Gill Sensors Develops Ultrasonic Fuel Flow Sensor
  • Sensortechnics Develops Flow Sensors with Dual Sensing Elements
  • Gems Sensors Launches RotorFlow RFO Kind Series
  • Servomex Unveils Flowcube
  • Trolex Launches In-Line Gas Flow Sensors to Monitor Pipelines
  • FCI Introduces 180 OEM Flow Sensor Line
  • Gems Sensors & Controls Launches FS-600 Flow Switch

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • OMRON Partners with ST to Launch a New Gas Flow Sensor
  • Xylem Acquires MJK
  • Degree Controls Divests Stake to Yamatake
  • First Sensor Takes Over Sensortechnics
  • STMicroelectronics and Omron Join Efforts on Smart Gas Metering

6. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

  • Emerson Electric Company (USA)
  • First Sensor AG (Germany)
  • Gems Sensors & Controls (USA)
  • Gill Research & Development Ltd. (UK)
  • Keyence Corporation (Japan)
  • Kistler Automotive GmbH. (Germany)
  • Omron Corporation (Japan)
  • Posifa Microsystems, Inc. (USA)
  • Sensirion AG (Switzerland)
  • Sick Ltd. (UK)
  • Thomas Products Ltd. (USA)
  • UTC Aerospace Systems (USA)

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: World Historic Review for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Market Overview
    • Product Launches
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 15: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: US Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 17: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: Canadian Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Launch
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 19: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: Japanese Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • The EU Effect
    • Market Trends
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 21: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market by Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: European Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market by Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: European 15-Year Perspective for Flow Sensors Market by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Market Trends
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 24: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 25: French Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Launch
    • Strategic Corporate Development
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 26: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 27: German Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. ITALY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 28: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 29: Italian Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Launches
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 30: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 31: UK Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Development
    • Sensirion Ag - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 32: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 33: Rest of European Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 34: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/ Country - China, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 35: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - China, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 36: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 37: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 38: Chinese Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. SOUTH KOREA

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 39: South Korean Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 40: South Korean Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 41: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 42: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 43: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 44: Latin American Historic Review for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 45: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Flow Sensors by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6a. BRAZIL

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 46: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 47: Brazilian Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 48: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 49: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • South Africa: A Hot Spot for Flow Sensors
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 50: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 51: Rest of World Historic Review for Flow Sensors Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

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