1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 14
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 15
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 16
1.4 CURRENCY & PRICING 16
1.5 LIMITATIONS 16
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 16

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 17
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 17
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 18
2.1.1.1 Key Data from Secondary Sources 18
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 19
2.1.2.1 Key Data from Primary Sources 19
2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights 20
2.1.3 BREAKDOWN OF PRIMARIES 21
2.2 FACTOR ANALYSIS 22
2.2.1 INTRODUCTION 22
2.2.2 DEMAND-SIDE ANALYSIS 22
2.2.2.1 Increasing Electric Power Consumption 23
2.2.2.2 Growing Renewable Sources of Energy 23
2.2.3 SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS 24
2.3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 25
2.4 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 27
2.5 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS AND LIMITATIONS 28
2.5.1 ASSUMPTIONS 28
2.5.2 LIMITATIONS 28

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 29
3.1 HISTORY AND EVOLUTION 29
3.2 SUSTAINED DEMAND FROM THE ENERGY END-USE SECTORS DRIVES THE GLOBAL MARKET FOR CIRCUIT BREAKER AND FUSE 31
3.3 TOP COMPANIES ADOPTED THE STRATEGY OF NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH TO GROW IN THE CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET 32


4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 33
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET 33
4.2 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET: TOP THREE APPLICATIONS SEGMENT 34
4.3 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA 35
4.4 VACUUM CIRCUIT BREAKER TO DOMINATE THE GLOBAL CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 36
4.5 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET: ASIA-PACIFIC 37

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 38
5.1 INTRODUCTION 39
5.2 GLOBAL CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET SEGMENTATION 39
5.2.1 BY VOLTAGE LEVEL 40
5.2.2 BY APPLICATION 40
5.2.3 BY TYPE 40
5.2.4 BY REGION 40
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 41
5.3.1 DRIVERS 42
5.3.1.1 Increasing Demand of Power Transmission Equipment 42
5.3.1.2 Tough Competition Among Existing Players 42
5.3.1.3 Growing Industrialization and Urbanization 42
5.3.1.4 Increased Expenditure on Renewable Energy Sources 42
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 43
5.3.2.1 Rising Prices of Raw Materials 43
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 43
5.3.3.1 Rising Demand of Power 43
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 44
5.3.4.1 Environmental Regulations Towards SF6 Circuit Breaker Technology 44
5.4 WINNING IMPERATIVE 44
5.4.1 ADVANCED CIRCUIT BREAKER TECHNOLOGIES 44

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 46
6.1 INTRODUCTION 46
6.2 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 46
6.3 SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS 47
6.4 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 48
6.4.1 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 49
6.4.2 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 49
6.4.3 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 49
6.4.4 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 50
6.4.5 INDUSTRY COMPETITION 50


7 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 51
7.1 INTRODUCTION 52
7.2 ELECTRONICS & ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT 54
7.3 RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION 55
7.4 NON-RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION 56
7.5 AUTOMOTIVE 57
7.6 NON-AUTOMOTIVE TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT 58

8 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET, BY TYPE 59
8.1 INTRODUCTION 60
8.2 VACUUM CIRCUIT BREAKER 61
8.3 SF6 CIRCUIT BREAKER 62
8.4 OTHER CIRCUIT BREAKERS 63

9 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET, BY VOLTAGE LEVEL 64
9.1 INTRODUCTION 65
9.2 HIGH VOLTAGE CIRCUIT BREAKER 67
9.3 MEDIUM VOLTAGE CIRCUIT BREAKER 68
9.4 LOW VOLTAGE CIRCUIT BREAKER 70

10 FUSE MARKET, BY VOLTAGE LEVEL 71
10.1 INTRODUCTION 72
10.2 HIGH VOLTAGE FUSE 74
10.3 MEDIUM VOLTAGE FUSE 75
10.4 LOW VOLTAGE FUSE 77

11 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET, BY REGION 78
11.1 INTRODUCTION 79
11.2 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET 80
11.3 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET 81
11.4 FUSE MARKET 82
11.5 NORTH AMERICA 84
11.5.1 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET 85
11.5.1.1 By Voltage Level 85
11.5.1.2 By Type 86
11.5.2 FUSE MARKET 86
11.5.3 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 87

11.6 EUROPE 88
11.6.1 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET 88
11.6.1.1 By Voltage Level 88
11.6.1.2 By Type 89
11.6.2 FUSE MARKET 89
11.6.3 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 90
11.7 ASIA-PACIFIC 91
11.7.1 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET 92
11.7.1.1 By Voltage Level 92
11.7.1.2 By Type 93
11.7.2 FUSE MARKET 94
11.7.3 CIRCUIT & BREAKER FUSE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 95
11.8 MIDDLE EAST 97
11.8.1 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET 97
11.8.1.1 By Voltage Level 97
11.8.1.2 By Type 98
11.8.2 FUSE MARKET 98
11.8.3 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 99
11.9 ROW 100
11.9.1 CIRCUIT BREAKER MARKET 100
11.9.1.1 By Voltage Level 100
11.9.2 FUSE MARKET 101
11.9.3 CIRCUIT BREAKER & FUSE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 102

12 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 103
12.1 OVERVIEW 104
12.2 MARKE SHARE ANALYSIS 105
12.3 COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS 106
12.3.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 107
12.3.2 CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS 111
12.3.3 ACQUISITIONS 113
12.3.4 FACILITY EXPANSIONS 114
12.3.5 NEW TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES 116
12.3.6 OTHER DEVELOPMENTS 117


13 COMPANY PROFILES 118
(Company at a Glance, Recent Financials, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, & Recent Developments)*
13.1 INTRODUCTION 118
13.2 ABB LTD. 119
13.3 ALSTOM 123
13.4 SIEMENS AG 127
13.5 MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION 130
13.6 BEL FUSE INC. 133
13.7 EATON CORPORATION 136
13.8 GENERAL ELECTRIC 140
13.9 SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC 143
13.10 TOSHIBA 146
13.11 POWELL INDUSTRIES INC. 148
13.12 TE CONNECTIVITY 150
13.13 MERSEN 152
*Details on company at a glance, recent financials, products & services, strategies & insights, & recent developments might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

14 APPENDIX 154
14.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 154
14.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 155
14.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 157
14.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 157
14.5 RELATED REPORTS 158