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Aircraft Seating, Seat Cover, Amenities and Auxiliaries Market: By Seat Type; By Seat Cover Type By Geography - Forecast 2018-2023

  • ID: 4532009
  • Report
  • 180 pages
  • IndustryARC
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In a commercial aircraft seats are usually arranged in consecutive rows and columns across the plane. The publisher estimates the global aircraft seats market to increase from around 219,186 in 2014 to more than 319,900 seats in 2020, growing at a CAGR of around 6.5% during the forecast period. The highest growth is expected from the suite class segment of commercial aircrafts. Business class is also expected to increase at a CAGR of 8.8% as commercial airlines focus on business customer types to increase revenues along with getting high volumes in bookings from their LCC initiatives. Both strategies are needed to increase ASK for the airlines and for getting profits.

The global commercial aircraft seating market revenues are expected to increase from $3.1bn in 2014 to around $4.2bn in 2020. The demand for Aircraft Seating services is growing at a steady pace across the globe as a direct beneficiary of the growing seats market. The global refurbishment cycle for aircraft seating is around 1 to 2 years and the retrofit cycle is 4 to 8 years. These markets are also partially but significantly impacting the overall market growth trends. According to FAA regulations, seat covers for example cannot be used after 9 washings because they lose their fire retardant quality.

The global aircraft seating market is also highly regulated with various standards from bodies like FAA, CASA, SAE, EASA etc. Standards and tests are conducted to determine their flame retardant capabilities, density, gravity performance etc. Static load, dynamic load testing, windmill, abuse, reliability testing are performed on the seats.

The report segments the aircraft seating market based on the seat type into suite class, first class, business class, premium economy class and economy class. The market is also segmented based on the type of seat cover into fabric, leather, and synthetic among others. The number of seats in an aircraft varies on the type of aircraft. On the basis of type of aircraft the seating market is segmented into very large aircraft, wide body aircraft, narrow body aircraft and regional transportation jets.

The overall market has also been presented from the perspective of different geographical locations into standard geographic regions and key economies in the market. Competitive landscape for each of the segments is highlighted and market players are profiled with attributes of company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments. The market shares for the key players in 2014 are also provided.

Sample companies profiled in this report are:

Zodiac Aerospace,
B/E Aerospace,
Recaro Aircraft Seating,

The report contains the most detailed and in-depth segmentation of the Aircraft seating market.
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1. Global Aircraft Seating – Market Overview

2. Executive Summary

3. Global Aircraft Seating – Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. End user profiling
3.2.3. Patent Analysis
3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis
3.2.5. Testing & Certifications Analysis
3.2.6. Regulatory Standards Analysis

4. Global Aircraft Seating – Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Aircraft Seating Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition

5. Global Aircraft Seating Market – Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors

6. Global Aircraft Seating Market – By Aircraft Type
6.1. Very Large Aircraft
6.2. Wide-body Aircraft
6.3. Narrow-body Aircraft
6.4. Regional Transport Aircraft

7. Global Aircraft Seating Market – By Seat Type
7.1. Suite Class
7.2. First Class
7.3. Business Class
7.4. Premium Economy Class
7.5. Economy Class

8. Global Aircraft Seating Market – By Seat Cover Type
8.1. Fabric
8.2. Leather
8.3. Synthetic
8.4. Others

9. Global Aircraft Seating Market – By Amenities and Auxiliaries
9.1. Electronics
9.1.1. Audio/Video Ports
9.1.2. Power Ports
9.1.3. TV Screen
9.1.4. Headphones
9.2. Headrests
9.3. Lumbar Support
9.4. Massage
9.5. Air-conditioning Nozzle
9.6. Reading Lights
9.7. Seatbelts
9.8. Others

10. Global Aircraft Seating Market-Geographic Analysis
10.1. Introduction
10.2. Americas
10.2.1. North America
10.2.2. Brazil
10.2.3. Argentina
10.2.4. Mexico
10.3. Europe
10.3.1. UK
10.3.2. France
10.3.3. Germany
10.4. APAC
10.4.1. China
10.4.2. South Korea
10.4.3. Japan
10.4.4. Australia
10.5. Middle East
10.6. Africa

11. Market Entropy
11.1. New Product Launches
11.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships

12. Investment Opportunities – Analysis by Target companies/customers, Capital Investments, ROI, Payback Period and Source of Funds.

13. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio)
13.1. GEVEN
13.2. ZIM Flugsitz GmbH
13.3. EADS Sogerma
13.4. Expliseat
13.5. Zodiac Seats
13.6. Aviointeriors
13.7. Thompson Aero Seating
13.8. European Aviation
13.9. Aero Seating Technologies
13.10. B/E Aerospace
13.11. TIMCO Aerosystems
13.12. DeCrane Aerospace
13.13. Koito Industries Ltd
13.14. TSI Aviation Seats
13.15. Greiner PURtec
13.16. Jamco America Inc
13.17. Recaro Aircraft Seating
13.18. SOISA Aerospace
13.19. Heath Tecna Inc
13.20. Singapore Technologies Aerospace Ltd
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"

14. Appendix
14.1. Abbreviations
14.2. Sources
14.3. Research Methodology
14.4. Bibliography
14.5. Compilation of Expert Insights
14.6. Disclaimer
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