Automotive Seats Market - Projected to Reach USD 36,752.4 Million by 2020

Dec 14, 2015, 03:30 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, December 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Automotive Seat Market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. 


The automotive seats market is expected to witness considerable growth in countries such as China, India, the U.S., and Mexico. Asia-Oceania is estimated to grow at the highest CAGR, by value, of 5.59% from 2015 to 2020. 

The depletion of energy resources and issues related to global warming are compelling automobile manufacturers to explore new materials and develop new products and technologies for the automotive industry. Automotive seats can consume up to 8.3% of plastics; this has prompted major market players to develop natural fiber composites that will likely replace plastics in coming years. 

Factors driving the market for automotive seats include the growing demand for fuel-efficient vehicles, increasingly stringent passenger safety regulations, the need to develop raw materials that reduce cost and improve efficiency, and the increasing demand for comfort and luxury. 

This report segments the automotive seats market as follows: 

  • By vehicle type (hatchback, sedan, SUV/MUV, LCV, truck, and bus)
  • By region (North America, Asia-Oceania, Europe, and RoW)
  • By type (split bench/bench and bucket)
  • By technology (powered, heated, powered and heated, and standard)
  • By seat cover material (genuine leather, synthetic leather, and fabric). 
  • The key players in the market have also been identified and profiled.

The report classifies and defines the global automotive seats market, in terms of volume and value. Market size, in terms of volume, is provided in thousand units from 2013 to 2020, while the market size, by value, is provided in terms of USD million. 

The report also provides a comprehensive review of market drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and key issues in the global automotive seats market. Apart from the quantitative aspects of these markets, the report also covers qualitative aspects, such as a value chain analysis, and Porter's Five Forces analysis of the automotive seats market. 

Companies Profiled:  

  • Aisin Seiki Co
  • Faurecia
  • Gentherm
  • Johnson Controls
  • Lear Corporation
  • Magna International Inc.
  • Nhk Springs Co.
  • Tachi-S Co.
  • Toyota Boshoku Corporation
  • Ts Tech Co

Report Structure: 

1 Introduction 

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary 

4 Premium Insights 

5 Market Overview 

6 Automotive Seats Market, By Seat Cover Material  

7 Automotive Seats Market, By Technology 

8 Automotive Seats Market, By Region 

9 Competitive Landscape 

10 Company Profiles 

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