1 INTRODUCTION 15
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 15
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 15
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 16
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 16
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 17
1.4 CURRENCY 17
1.5 LIMITATIONS 17
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 17

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 19
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 19
2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources 19
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 19
2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources 20
2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights 21
2.1.2.3 Breakdown Of Primary Interviews 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION 24
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 26

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 27

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 31
4.1 ATTRACTIVE MARKET OPPORTUNITIES FOR INDUSTRIAL DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM 31
4.2 HARDWARE PRODUCTS DOMINATED THE DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM MARKET IN 2013 32
4.3 U.S. ACCOUNTS FOR ONE-FORTH OF THE MARKET SHARE 33
4.4 AMERICAS DOMINATED THE DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION MARKET IN 2013 34
4.5 TOP FIVE COUNTRIES IN THE DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM MARKET 35
4.6 DEMAND FOR HARDWARE PRODUCTS WILL RISE IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS 36


5 MARKET OVERVIEW 37
5.1 INTRODUCTION 38
5.2 MARKET SEGMENTATION 38
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 39
5.3.1 MARKET DRIVERS 40
5.3.1.1 Rising Electricity Prices With Increased Consumption 40
5.3.1.2 Renewable Energy Integration 40
5.3.1.3 Improved Reliability & Efficiency 41
5.3.2 RESTRAINT 42
5.3.2.1 Lag In Implementation Due To High Costs & Standards 42
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 42
5.3.3.1 Smart Grid Technology 42
5.3.3.2 Related Environmental Norms 42
5.3.4 CHALLENGE 43
5.3.4.1 Cyber Security 43

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 44
6.1 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 44
6.2 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 45
6.2.1 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 45
6.2.2 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 46
6.2.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 46
6.2.4 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 47
6.2.5 INTENSITY OF RIVALRY 47
6.3 SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS 48

7 DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM MARKET, BY PRODUCT 49
7.1 INTRODUCTION 50
7.2 HARDWARE 50
7.3 SOFTWARE 51
7.4 SERVICES 51
7.5 BY TOP FIVE COUNTRIES 53
7.6 BY APPLICATION 54

8 DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM MARKET, BY APPLICATION 56
8.1 INTRODUCTION 57
8.2 COMMERCIAL 57
8.3 INDUSTRIAL 58
8.4 RESIDENTIAL 58
8.5 BY TOP FIVE COUNTRIES 59
8.6 BY PRODUCT 62

9 DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM MARKET, BY REGION 64
9.1 INTRODUCTION 65
9.2 AMERICAS 66
9.2.1 BY PRODUCT 66
9.2.2 BY COUNTRY 66
9.2.2.1 U.S. 67
9.2.2.2 Canada 67
9.2.2.3 Mexico 68
9.2.2.4 Brazil 68
9.2.2.5 Rest Of Americas 69
9.2.3 BY APPLICATION 69
9.2.3.1 U.S. 70
9.2.3.2 Canada 70
9.2.3.3 Mexico 71
9.2.3.4 Brazil 71
9.2.3.5 Rest of Americas 72
9.3 EUROPE 72
9.3.1 BY PRODUCT 72
9.3.2 BY COUNTRY 73
9.3.2.1 U.K. 73
9.3.2.2 France 74
9.3.2.3 Germany 74
9.3.2.4 Rest Of Europe 75
9.3.3 BY APPLICATION 75
9.3.3.1 U.K. 76
9.3.3.2 France 76
9.3.3.3 Germany 77
9.3.3.4 Rest Of Europe 77
9.4 ASIA-PACIFIC 78
9.4.1 BY PRODUCT 78
9.4.2 BY COUNTRY 79
9.4.2.1 China 80
9.4.2.2 Japan 81
9.4.2.3 India 81
9.4.2.4 Indonesia 82
9.4.2.5 Rest Of Asia-Pacific 82
9.4.3 BY APPLICATION 83
9.4.3.1 China 84
9.4.3.2 Japan 85
9.4.3.3 India 85
9.4.3.4 Indonesia 86
9.4.3.5 Rest Of Asia-Pacific 86
9.5 REST OF THE WORLD 87
9.5.1 BY PRODUCT 87
9.5.2 BY COUNTRY 87
9.5.3 BY APPLICATION 88

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 89
10.1 OVERVIEW 89
10.2 COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS 91
10.3 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS, DISTRIBUTION FEEDER AUTOMATION SYSTEM MARKET
(BY KEY PLAYERS) 94
10.4 CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS 95
10.5 EXPANSIONS 96
10.6 MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS, & JOINT VENTURES 97
10.7 NEW PRODUCT/TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES 98
10.8 OTHER DEVELOPMENTS 100

11 COMPANY PROFILES 103
(Company at a Glance, Recent Financials, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, & Recent Developments)*
11.1 INTRODUCTION 103
11.2 ABB LTD. 104
11.3 CROMPTON GREAVES LTD. 108
11.4 GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (GE) 112
11.5 SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC SE 115
11.6 SIEMENS AG 119
11.7 BECKWITH ELECTRIC CO. INC. 123
11.8 SCHWEITZER ENGINEERING LABORATORIES (SEL) 125
11.9 G&W ELECTRIC 128
11.10 S&C ELECTRIC COMPANY 131
11.11 MOXA 135
11.12 ADVANCED CONTROL SYSTEMS INC. 137
11.13 EATON CORPORATION PLC. 141
11.14 TATUNG CO. 145
11.15 VIOLA SYSTEMS LTD. 148
*Details on company at a glance, recent financials, products & services, strategies & insights, & recent developments might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.


12 APPENDIX 150
12.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 150
12.2 OTHER DEVELOPMENTS 151
12.3 DISCUSSION GUIDE 162
12.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 165
12.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 166
12.6 RELATED REPORTS 166