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Global Capacitive Sensors Market (2021-2026) by Type, End-User Industry, Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

  • ID: 5397337
  • Report
  • May 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 174 Pages
  • Infogence Global Research


  • 3M Company
  • Baumer Holding AG
  • EMX Industries, Inc.
  • Lion Precision Inc.
  • NXP Semiconductors NV
  • Rockwell Automation
The Global Capacitive Sensors Market is estimated to be USD 28.9 Bn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 37.06 Bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 5.1%.

Market Dynamics

The factors such as the surge in demand for the capacitive sensors because of their superior resilience, greater sensitivity, and higher accuracy compared to inductive or resistive sensors are some of the main aspects that lead to driving the growth of the global capacitive sensors market. In addition, the increasing demand for capacitive sensors in consumer electronic products such as multi-media players, smartphones, tablets, and gaming consoles, etc. and the incorporation of touch screens in the electronic devices along with the technological advancement bought in by the key players is expected to further create more opportunity in the global capacitive sensors market.

However, diminishing demand for all-in-one PCS, a short supply of indium tin oxide, and the improper guidelines set to measure performance standards of capacitive sensors are some factors expected to obstruct the growth of the global capacitive sensors market.

Market Segmentation

The Global Capacitive Sensors Market is segmented further based on Type, End-User Industry, and Geography.

By Type, the market is classified into touch sensor, motion sensor, and position sensor. The touch sensor segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By End-User Industry, the market is classified as consumer electronics, automotive, aerospace and defense, healthcare, food and beverages, oil and gas, and others. The consumer electronics segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

1. Synaptics completes acquisition of DisplayLink. - 31st July 2020
2. Turck launched a new PS+ series of pressure sensors with capacitive touchpads.-19th March 2019

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are Pepperl+Fuchs, EMX Industries, Inc, Fujitsu, Eaton, Microchip Technology, Inc., etc.

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?

  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Capacitive Sensors Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter’s 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst’s positioning tool.

Report Highlights:
  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Capacitive Sensors Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Capacitive Sensors Market?

The Global Capacitive Sensors Market was estimated to be valued at $28900.0 Million in 2021.

What is the growth rate of the Global Capacitive Sensors Market?

The growth rate of the Global Capacitive Sensors Market is 5.1%, with an estimated value of $37060.0 Million by 2026.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Capacitive Sensors Market?

The Global Capacitive Sensors Market is estimated to be worth $37060.0 Million by 2026.

Who are the key companies in the Global Capacitive Sensors Market?

Key companies in the Global Capacitive Sensors Market include 3M Company, Analog Devices, Inc., ALPS Electric Company Limited, Balluff GmbH, Baumer Holding AG, Cirque Corp Biometric Sensors, Cypress Semiconductor Corp., DISPLAX and EMX Industries, Inc..
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  • 3M Company
  • Baumer Holding AG
  • EMX Industries, Inc.
  • Lion Precision Inc.
  • NXP Semiconductors NV
  • Rockwell Automation

1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Shareholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook
4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Demand for Consumer Electronics Products
4.1.2 Rising Demand From the Aerospace and Defense Sector
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Supply Shortage of Indium Tin Oxide
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Technological Improvement in the Capacitive Sensors
4.3.2 Increasing Investments by the Government in the Research Activities
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Inadequate Regulations to Measure Performance Standards
4.5 Trends
5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis
6 Global Capacitive Sensors Market, By Type
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Touch Sensor
6.2.1 Surface Capacitance
6.2.2 Projected Capacitance
6.2.3 Self-Capacitance
6.2.4 Mutual-Capacitance
6.3 Motion Sensor
6.3.1 Accelerometers
6.3.2 Magnetometers
6.3.3 Gyroscopes
6.4 Position Sensor
6.4.1 Displacement Sensors Linear Position Rotary Position
6.4.2 Proximity Sensors
6.5 Others
6.5.1 Pressure Sensors
6.5.2 Level Sensors
7 Global Capacitive Sensors Market, By End-user Industry
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Consumer Electronics
7.3 Automotive
7.4 Aerospace and Defense
7.5 Healthcare
7.6 Food and Beverages
7.7 Oil and Gas
7.8 Others
8 Global Capacitive Sensors Market, By Geography
8.1 Introduction
8.2 North America
8.2.1 US
8.2.2 Canada
8.2.3 Mexico
8.3 South America
8.3.1 Brazil
8.3.2 Argentina
8.3.3 Chile
8.3.4 Colombia
8.4 Europe
8.4.1 UK
8.4.2 France
8.4.3 Germany
8.4.4 Italy
8.4.5 Spain
8.4.6 Netherlands
8.4.7 Sweden
8.4.8 Russia
8.4.9 Rest of Europe
8.5 Asia-Pacific
8.5.1 China
8.5.2 Japan
8.5.3 India
8.5.4 Indonesia
8.5.5 Malaysia
8.5.6 South Korea
8.5.7 Australia
8.5.8 Sri Lanka
8.5.9 Thailand
8.5.10 Rest of APAC
8.6 Middle-East and Africa
8.6.1 Qatar
8.6.2 Saudi Arabia
8.6.3 South Africa
8.6.4 United Arab Emirates
9 Competitive Landscape
9.1 Competitive Quadrant
9.2 Market Share Analysis
9.3 Strategic Initiatives
9.3.1 M&A and Investments
9.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
9.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements
10 Company Profiles
10.1 3M Company
10.2 Analog Devices, Inc.
10.3 ALPS Electric Company Limited
10.4 Balluff GmbH
10.5 Baumer Holding AG
10.6 Cirque Corp Biometric Sensors
10.7 Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
10.9 Eaton
10.10 EMX Industries, Inc.
10.11 Fujitsu Microelectronics Europe GmbH
10.12 IFM Stiftung & Co. Kg
10.13 Infineon Technologies AG
10.14 Lion Precision Inc.
10.15 Microchip Technology Inc.
10.16 Micro-Epsilon
10.17 NXP Semiconductors NV
10.18 Omron Corporation
10.19 Pepperl+Fuchs
10.20 Renesas Electronics Corporation
10.21 Rockwell Automation
10.22 Rechner Electronics Industries, Inc.
10.23 Siemens AG
10.24 STMicroelectronics NV
10.25 Synaptics Inc.
10.26 Texas Instruments, Inc.
10.27 Zytronic PLC
11 Appendix
11.1 Questionnaire
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  • 3M Company
  • Analog Devices, Inc.
  • ALPS Electric Company Limited
  • Balluff GmbH
  • Baumer Holding AG
  • Cirque Corp Biometric Sensors
  • Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
  • Eaton
  • EMX Industries, Inc.
  • Fujitsu Microelectronics Europe GmbH
  • IFM Stiftung & Co. Kg
  • Infineon Technologies AG
  • Lion Precision Inc.
  • Microchip Technology Inc.
  • Micro-Epsilon
  • NXP Semiconductors NV
  • Omron Corporation
  • Pepperl+Fuchs
  • Renesas Electronics Corporation
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Rechner Electronics Industries, Inc.
  • Siemens AG
  • STMicroelectronics NV
  • Synaptics Inc.
  • Texas Instruments, Inc.
  • Zytronic PLC
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