The growth of the market is attributed to the strong government mandates and demand for real-time consumption pricing, reduced outages, and utility system failures.
Smart electric meters segment by type is expected to dominate the global smart meters market.
The electric segment is expected to be the largest market, by type, during the forecast period. The growth is evident owing to the rising demand for highly accurate, fast, and precise, smart electric meters for dynamic pricing and increased billing transparency for consumers across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific region.
By communication type, cellular is expected to dominate the smart meters market.
The cellular segment of the market, by communication type, is estimated to be the largest during the forecast period. The growth is attributed to substantial investments for the development of robust telecommunication infrastructure that can be used for smart meter operations in regions such as North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. The demand for cellular communication technology is driven further by the need for real-time utility consumption analysis.
By region, Asia Pacific is expected to lead the smart meters market in terms of value.
Asia Pacific is the largest market for smart meters globally, followed by North America and Europe. The market is also projected to be the fastest-growing during the forecast period owing to rising investments and planned government smart meter rollout plans in countries such as China, Japan, and India.
Breakdown of Primaries
In-depth interviews have been conducted with various key industry participants, subject-matter experts, C-level executives of key market players, and industry consultants to obtain and verify critical qualitative and quantitative information, as well as to assess future market prospects. The distribution of primary interviews is as follows:
- By Company Type: Tier I-59%, Tier II-26%, and Tier III-15%
- By Designation: C-Level-62%, Director Level-20%, and Others-18%
- By Region: Europe-71%, North America-20%, and Asia Pacific-9%,
Note: Others include sales managers, marketing managers, product managers, and product engineers.
The tier of the companies is defined based on their total revenue as of 2017 - Tier 1: USD 1 billion, Tier 2: from USD 1 billion to USD 500 million, and Tier 3: <USD 500 million.
The global smart meters market is dominated by leading players that have an extensive regional presence. The leading players include Schneider Electric (France), Landis+Gyr (Switzerland), Itron (US), Siemens (Germany), Wasion Group (China), Badger Meter (US), and Sensus (Xylem) (US).
The report defines, describes, and forecasts the smart meters market, by type, communication type, component, technology, and region. It also offers detailed qualitative and quantitative analyses of the market. The report provides a comprehensive review of the major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges. It also covers various important aspects of the market. These include the analysis of the competitive landscape, market dynamics, market estimates, in terms of value, and future trends in the smart meters market.
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2 Research Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Market Overview
4.2. Market Segmentation
4.2.1. By Type
4.2.2. By Communication Type
4.2.3. By Component
4.2.4. By Technology
4.2.5. By End-User
4.2.6. By Region
4.3. Market Dynamics
5 Global Smart Meters Market, By Type (USD Million - 2018, 2019, 2020-E, 2025-P)
5.2. Smart Electric Meters
5.3. Smart Gas Meters
5.4. Smart Water Meters
6 Global Smart Meters Market, By Communication Type (USD Million - 2018, 2019, 2020-E, 2025-P)
7 Global Smart Meters Market, By Component (USD Million - 2018, 2019, 2020-E, 2025-P )
8 Global Smart Meters Market, By Technology (USD Million - 2018, 2019, 2020-E, 2025-P)
8.2. Automated Meter Reading (Amr)
8.3. Advanced Metering Infrastructure (Ami)
9 Global Sma(USD Million - 2018, 2019, 2020-E, 2025-P) Rt Meters Market, By End-User
10 Global Smart Meters Market, By Region (USD Million - 2018, 2019, 2020-E, 2025-P)
Country Level Information for All The Countries Would be Same As Mentioned for North American Countries
10.1. North America
10.1.1. By Type
10.1.2. By Communication Type
10.1.3. By Component
10.1.4. By Technology
10.1.5. By End-User
10.1.6. By Country
10.1.6.1.1. By Type
10.1.6.1.2. By Communication Type
10.1.6.1.3. By Component
10.1.6.1.4. By Technology
10.1.6.1.5. By End-User
10.2.1. By Type
10.2.2. By Communication Type
10.2.3. By Component
10.2.4. By Technology
10.2.5. By End-User
10.2.6. By Country
10.2.6.5. Rest of Europe
10.3. Asia Pacific
10.3.1. By Type
10.3.2. By Communication Type
10.3.3. By Component
10.3.4. By Technology
10.3.5. By End-User
10.3.6. By Country
10.3.6.5. Rest of Asia Pacific
10.4. South America
10.4.1. By Type
10.4.2. By Communication Type
10.4.3. By Component
10.4.4. By Technology
10.4.5. By End-User
10.4.6. By Country
10.4.6.3. Rest of South America
10.5. Middle East & Africa
10.5.1. By Type
10.5.2. By Communication Type
10.5.3. By Component
10.5.4. By Technology
10.5.5. By End-User
10.5.6. By Country
10.5.6.1. Saudi Arabia
10.5.6.3. South Africa
10.5.6.5. Rest of Middle East & Africa
11 Competitive Landscape
11.2. Competitive Leadership Mapping
18.104.22.168. Visionary Leaders
22.214.171.124. Dynamic Differentiators
126.96.36.199. Emerging Companies
11.3. Competitive Situation & Trends
11.3.1. Market Share/Ranking of Top 5 Companies
11.3.2. Contracts & Agreements
11.3.4. Mergers & Acquisitions/Joint Ventures
12 Company Profiles
12.2. Schneider Electric
12.2.1. Business Overview
188.8.131.52. Segments Overview
184.108.40.206. Geographic Reach
220.127.116.11. Product & Services
18.104.22.168. Recent Developments
12.3. Siemens Ag
12.6. Sensus (Xylem)
12.7. Badger Meter
12.8. Kamstrup A/S
12.9. Waison Group
Note:1. This is a Tentative List of Companies. Additional Companies May be Added During The Course of The Study
2. Details On Overview, Financials, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments Might Not be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies
3. e-Estimated, f-Forecasted