Side Shaft Market to 2020 - With GKN Plc, Nexteer Automotive, NTN Corporation, Hyundai WIA Corporation and Trelleborg AB Dominating the Market

Aug 13, 2015, 11:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Aug. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Side Shaft Market by Type (Rigid & Hollow Drive Shaft), Position (Rear & Front Drive Shaft), Vehicle Type (Passenger Car (Hatchback, Sedan, SUV/MUV/MPV, Others) & LCV), & by Region - Global Forecast and Trends to 2020" report to their offering.

The global automotive drive shaft market has been broadly classified into hollow and rigid types. The hollow drive shaft market is estimated to account for the larger share of the global automotive sideshaft types market in 2015. A sideshaft transmits power from the engine through the differential or transfer case to the wheels of an automobile. The development of drive shaft is in tandem with the development of the automotive industry all across the globe. As the market of vehicles is growing all over the world, the global market for automotive drive shaft is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.79%.

Automotive Drive shafts: The market size, in terms of value, is projected to grow at a promising CAGR of 6.37% to reach USD 7.2 Billion by 2020.

This report aims to estimate the global automotive sideshaft market for 2015 and to project demand for the same by 2020 for the industry professionals into the automotive sideshaft market, suppliers of sideshafts, OEMs, and distributors of drivetrain components. The report also provides a comprehensive review of market drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and key issues in the global automotive sideshaft market.

Companies Mentioned

  • American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc.
  • Hyundai Wia Corporation
  • Ifa Rotorion - Holding GmbH
  • NKN, Ltd.
  • NTN Corporation
  • Neapco Holdings LLC
  • Nexteer Automotive Group Limited
  • Trelleborg AB
  • Yamada Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 By Position

7 By Vehicle Type

8 By Type

9 By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles

12 Appendix

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