UK Proximity Sensors Market Report - Growth, Trends And Forecasts to 2020 for the $290 Million Industry

Aug 31, 2015, 05:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "UK Proximity Sensors Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts (2014 - 2020)" report to their offering.

The UK Proximity sensors market is expected to increase to $0.29 billion by 2018 at a CAGR of 8.39% over the period 2014-2020

The need for enhanced production efficiency in verticals such as process industries, automotive manufacturing and industrial applications is expected to be the key driver for the proximity sensors market in this region. Additionally pollution control and worker safety in UK have led government regulations aim at improvements. These regulations have a positive impact on the proximity sensors market, increasing demand for automation and strong growth in capital investments are the key drivers which are making the UK Proximity Sensors market to grow lucratively.

The growth of the proximity sensors market is currently being hindered by limitation in product variation among different manufacturing companies and Limitation in sensing capabilities. Photoelectric proximity sensors technology is the fastest growing market, because of their extensive use in automotive and material handling applications.

While, capacitive proximity sensors technology is estimated to be the highest growth rate throughout the forecast period. Magnetic Proximity Sensors are the preferred choice for the detection of non-contact magnets. Further applications are of automatic door units such as garage doors or doors inside buildings, elevator doors and doors inside railway coaches. The building and automotive sector are further industries using high volumes of proximity sensors.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Key Findings

3. Market Overview & Dynamics

4. Introduction

5. Porter's Five Forces Analysis

6. Market Segmentation

7. Company Profiles

8. Investment Analysis

9. Future of Proximity Sensors Market

Companies Mentioned

  • GE
  • Eaton
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Omron
  • Panasonic
  • Freescale
  • Balluff
  • Honeywell
  • Festo
  • Turck Usa
  • Fargo Controls
  • Sick Ag
  • Mouser Electronics
  • Ifm Electronic Gmbh

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