1 INTRODUCTION 13
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 13
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 13
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 14
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 14
1.3.2 GEOGRAPHIC SCOPE 14
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 15
1.4 CURRENCY 15
1.5 PACKAGE SIZE 16
1.6 LIMITATIONS 16
1.7 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
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primaries 20
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 21
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 23
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 24
2.4.1 ASSUMPTIONS 24

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 25

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 30
4.1 ATTRACTIVE MARKET OPPORTUNITIES IN THE GLOBAL LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING 30
4.2 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY DRIVING METHOD 30
4.3 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING,BY END-USER APPLICATION 31
4.4 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY LUMINAIRE TYPE 31
4.5 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY GEOGRAPHY 32
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5 MARKET OVERVIEW 33
5.1 INTRODUCTION 34
5.2 MARKET SEGMENTATION 34
5.2.1 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY DRIVING METHOD 34
5.2.2 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY END-USER APPLICATION 35
5.2.3 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY LUMINAIRE TYPE 35
5.2.4 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY GEOGRAPHY 36
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 37
5.3.1 DRIVERS 38
5.3.1.1 Growing adoption of LED lighting in general lighting applications 38
5.3.1.2 Increasing demand for energy-efficient lighting systems 38
5.3.1.3 Convergence of IOT and lighting 39
5.3.1.4 Acceptance of standard protocols for lighting control 40
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 41
5.3.2.1 False notion about the high cost for the installation of LED driver 41
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 42
5.3.3.1 Development of wireless technologies 42
5.3.3.2 Development of programmable LED drivers 42
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 43
5.3.4.1 Lack of common standards among various manufacturers 43

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 44
6.1 INTRODUCTION 44
6.2 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 44
6.2.1 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT 45
6.2.2 COMPONENT MANUFACTURERS OF LED DRIVERS 45
6.2.3 KEY DISTRIBUTORS 45
6.2.4 END-USER APPLICATIONS 45
6.3 KEY INDUSTRY TRENDS 45
6.4 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES 46
6.4.1 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 48
6.4.2 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 49
6.4.3 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 50
6.4.4 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 51
6.4.5 COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 52
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7 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY DRIVING METHOD 53
7.1 INTRODUCTION 54
7.2 CONSTANT CURRENT LED DRIVERS 56
7.2.1 CONSTANT CURRENT DIMMABLE LED DRIVERS 56
7.2.1.1 Pulse width modulation (PWM) dimming 56
7.2.1.2 Constant current reduction (CCR) dimming 56
7.3 CONSTANT VOLTAGE LED DRIVERS 59

8 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY END-USER APPLICATION 63
8.1 INTRODUCTION 64
8.2 COMMERCIAL LIGHTING 65
8.2.1 ADDITION OF FLEXIBLE CONTROLS FOR LIGHTING 65
8.3 INDUSTRIAL LIGHTING 68
8.3.1 SAFETY IN INDUSTRIAL AREAS FOR WORKERS 68
8.4 RESIDENTIAL LIGHTING 70
8.4.1 INCREASING STANDARD OF LIVING 70
8.5 OUTDOOR & TRAFFIC LIGHTING 73
8.5.1 DIFFERENT LIGHTING CONTROLS FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF ROADS 73
8.6 OTHERS 75

9 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY LUMINAIRE TYPE 78
9.1 INTRODUCTION 79
9.2 TYPE A LAMPS (BULBS) 80
9.3 DECORATIVE LAMPS (B, BA, C, CA, F, AND G REPLACEMENT LAMPS) 82
9.4 T LAMPS (TUBULAR) 82
9.5 REFLECTORS 83
9.6 INTEGRAL MODULES 84
9.7 OTHER LAMPS 86

10 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY COMPONENT 87
10.1 INTRODUCTION 88
10.2 DRIVER ICS 88
10.3 DISCRETE COMPONENTS 88
10.4 OTHERS 89
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11 LED DRIVER MARKET FOR LIGHTING, BY GEOGRAPHY 90
11.1 INTRODUCTION 91
11.2 NORTH AMERICA 92
11.2.1 U.S. 92
11.2.1.1 Market expected to be driven by new entrants and offerings 92
11.2.2 CANADA 93
11.2.2.1 Canadians Interest in adopting LED lighting systems 93
11.2.3 MEXICO 93
11.2.3.1 Government encouragement expected to boost the market 93
11.3 EUROPE 96
11.3.1 U.K. 96
11.3.1.1 Presence of the Lighting Industry Association 96
11.3.2 GERMANY 97
11.3.2.1 Known for manufacturing capabilities 97
11.3.3 FRANCE 97
11.3.3.1 EU member nation 97
11.3.4 REST OF EUROPE 97
11.3.4.1 Growing economic conditions 97
11.4 APAC 100
11.4.1 CHINA 100
11.4.1.1 Largest market in the Asia-Pacific region 100
11.4.2 JAPAN 101
11.4.2.1 Focus on energy management solutions 101
11.4.3 REST OF APAC 101
11.4.3.1 Australia and Indonesia are emerging markets with significant potential 101
11.5 ROW 104
11.5.1.1 Focus on real estate 104

12 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 107
12.1 INTRODUCTION 107
12.2 MARKET RANKING OF PLAYERS, 2015 108
12.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO AND TRENDS 109
12.3.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES AND EXPANSIONS 111
12.3.2 PARTNERSHIPS, AGREEMENTS, JOINT VENTURES, AND COLLABORATIONS 112
12.3.3 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2013 112
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13 COMPANY PROFILES 113
(Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*
13.1 INTRODUCTION 113
13.2 KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V. 114
13.3 OSRAM GMBH 118
13.4 HARVARD ENGINEERING 121
13.5 TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INC. 124
13.6 MAXIM INTEGRATED, INC. 127
13.7 MACROBLOCK, INC. 130
13.8 ATMEL CORPORATION 132
13.9 GENERAL ELECTRIC 134
13.10 CREE, INC. 137
13.11 ROHM SEMICONDUCTORS 139
13.12 ON SEMICONDUCTOR 141
13.13 AC ELECTRONICS 143
*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development might not be Captured in case of Unlisted Companies.

14 APPENDIX 145
14.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 145
14.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 146
14.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 149
14.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 151
14.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 153
14.6 RELATED REPORTS 153