1 INTRODUCTION 16
1.1 STUDY OBJECTIVES 16
1.2 DEFINITION 16
1.3 SCOPE OF THE STUDY 17
1.3.1 MARKET COVERED 17
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED 17
1.4 CURRENCY 18
1.5 LIMITATIONS 18
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 18

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 19
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 19
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 20
2.1.1.1 List of major secondary sources 20
2.1.1.2 Key data from secondary sources 21
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 21
2.1.2.1 Primary interviews with experts 22
2.1.2.2 Key data from primary sources 22
2.1.3 SECONDARY & PRIMARY RESEARCH 23
2.1.3.1 Key industry insights 24
2.1.3.2 Breakdown of primaries 24
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 25
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 25
2.2.1.1 Approach for arriving at market share by bottom-up analysis
(demand side) 25
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 26
2.2.2.1 Approach for capturing market share by top-down analysis
(supply side) 27
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION 28
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 29

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 30

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 34
4.1 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, 2018–2024 (USD BILLION) 34
4.2 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OFFERING 34
4.3 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY 35
4.4 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY INDUSTRY 35
4.5 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY 36

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 37
5.1 INTRODUCTION 37
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 37
5.2.1 DRIVERS 38
5.2.1.1 Rise in demand for LMS in healthcare 38
5.2.1.2 Increase in use of LMS for testing and monitoring aircraft parts 39
5.2.1.3 Decline in instrumental errors owing to technological innovations
in load cells 39
5.2.1.4 Increase in demand for remote load monitoring 39
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 40
5.2.2.1 Compliance with various standards 40
5.2.2.2 Complex manufacturing process 40
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 41
5.2.3.1 Rise in demand for digital load cells 41
5.2.3.2 Increase in demand for customized load monitoring system 41
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 41
5.2.4.1 Entry barriers for new vendors from international players 41
5.2.4.2 Volatility in demand for LMS 41
5.3 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 42

6 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OFFERING 44
6.1 INTRODUCTION 45
6.2 LOAD CELL 47
6.2.1 SINGLE BEAM LOAD CELL 48
6.2.1.1 Single beam load cell holds largest share of load monitoring
system market 48
6.2.2 S-TYPE LOAD CELL 48
6.2.2.1 S-Type load cell to grow at highest rate during forecast period 48
6.2.3 DUAL SHEAR LOAD CELL 49
6.2.3.1 Dual shear load cells are mainly used for heavy-load industrial applications 49
6.2.4 BENDING BEAM LOAD CELL 50
6.2.4.1 Bending beam load cell is popularly used in commercial weighing applications 50
6.2.5 OTHERS 50
6.2.5.1 Compression load cell 50
6.2.5.2 Load link 51
6.2.5.3 Load pin 52
6.2.5.4 Load shackle 52
6.3 INDICATOR AND CONTROLLER 53
6.3.1 INDICATORS AND CONTROLLERS TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR FROM
2018 TO 2024 53
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6.4 DATA LOGGING SOFTWARE 54
6.4.1 SOFTWARE HELPS IN EASY ANALYSIS AND MONITORING OF LOAD 54

7 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY 55
7.1 INTRODUCTION 56
7.2 ANALOG 57
7.2.1 ANALOG TECHNOLOGY TO HOLD LARGER SHARE OF LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET IN 2018 57
7.3 DIGITAL 58
7.3.1 DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY TO GROW AT HIGHER CAGR FROM 2018 TO 2024 58
7.4 DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ANALOG AND DIGITAL LOAD CELL 59

8 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET, BY INDUSTRY 60
8.1 INTRODUCTION 61
8.2 AUTOMOTIVE 63
8.2.1 INCREASING COMPETITION IN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY COMPELLING PLAYERS TO FOLLOW SAFETY AND QUALITY STANDARDS 63
8.3 MARINE 65
8.3.1 INCREASING GLOBALIZATION LED TO SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRY GROWTH 65
8.4 CONSTRUCTION 66
8.4.1 CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY GROWTH FUELLED BY EVER-INCREASING POPULATION 66
8.5 FOOD & BEVERAGES 67
8.5.1 INCREASE IN AUTOMATION IN F&B INDUSTRY PROPELLING LMS MARKET GROWTH 67
8.6 AEROSPACE 69
8.6.1 GLOBALIZATION LED TO INCREASE IN AIRLINE PASSENGERS FUELLING DEMAND FOR AIRCRAFTS 69
8.7 OIL & GAS 70
8.7.1 HARSH ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS AT OIL & GAS EXPLORATION SITES FUELLING DEMAND FOR LMS 70
8.8 HEALTHCARE 72
8.8.1 DEVELOPMENT IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY SUPPORTING LMS MARKET GROWTH 72
8.9 AGRICULTURE 73
8.9.1 INCREASING ADOPTION OF AUTOMATION IN AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY FUELLING DEMAND FOR LMS 73
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9 GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS 75
9.1 INTRODUCTION 76
9.2 NORTH AMERICA 77
9.2.1 US 78
9.2.1.1 Presence of heavy industries supports LMS market growth in US 78
9.2.2 CANADA 79
9.2.2.1 Manufacturing industry in Canada propels LMS market growth 79
9.2.3 MEXICO 79
9.2.3.1 Increasing medical device manufacturing supports LMS
market growth 79
9.3 EUROPE 80
9.3.1 GERMANY 82
9.3.1.1 Automotive and shipbuilding industry in Germany is among major end users of LMS 82
9.3.2 UK 82
9.3.2.1 F&B and oil & gas industries drive LMS market growth in UK 82
9.3.3 FRANCE 82
9.3.3.1 Industrial manufacturing sector propels LMS market growth in France 82
9.3.4 REST OF EUROPE 83
9.3.4.1 Rising number of manufacturing facilities and high safety standards propel LMS market growth in Rest of Europe 83
9.4 APAC 84
9.4.1 CHINA 85
9.4.1.1 Rapidly growing industrial manufacturing along with agriculture industry propels LMS market growth in China 85
9.4.2 JAPAN 86
9.4.2.1 Highly advanced automotive industry keeps steady demand for LMS in Japan 86
9.4.3 INDIA 86
9.4.3.1 Rising investments in automotive industry propel demand for LMS
in India 86
9.4.4 REST OF APAC 86
9.4.4.1 Increasing automation in industrial manufacturing supports LMS market growth in Rest of APAC 86
9.5 ROW 88
9.5.1 SOUTH AMERICA 88
9.5.1.1 Developing economies of South America drive demand for LMS
in manufacturing sector 88
9.5.2 MIDDLE EAST 88
9.5.2.1 Oil & gas and marine industries are major drivers of LMS market
in Middle East 88
9.5.3 AFRICA 89
9.5.3.1 Agriculture and automotive markets drive LMS market growth
in Africa 89

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 91
10.1 OVERVIEW 91
10.2 RANKING OF PLAYERS IN LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM MARKET 92
10.3 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING 93
10.3.1 VISIONARIES 93
10.3.2 INNOVATORS 93
10.3.3 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 93
10.3.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 93
10.4 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 95
10.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 96
10.6 COMPETITIVE SITUATIONS & TRENDS 97
10.6.1 PRODUCT LAUNCHES 98
10.6.2 EXPANSIONS 99
10.6.3 CONTRACTS AND PARTNERSHIPS 99
10.6.4 MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS 100

11 COMPANY PROFILES 101
11.1 KEY PLAYERS 101
(Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments, MNM view, SWOT analysis)*
11.1.1 FLINTEC 101
11.1.2 METTLER TOLEDO 104
11.1.3 PRECIA MOLEN 107
11.1.4 SPECTRIS 110
11.1.5 VISHAY PRECISION GROUP 114
11.1.6 DYNAMIC LOAD MONITORING 117
11.1.7 JCM LOAD MONITORING 119
11.1.8 LCM SYSTEMS 121
11.1.9 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEMS 123
11.1.10 STRAIGHTPOINT 125
11.1.11 WIROP INDUSTRIAL 128
11.2 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 130
11.2.1 EILERSEN ELECTRIC DIGITAL SYSTEMS 130
11.2.2 EUROLOAD 130
11.2.3 FUTEK ADVANCED SENSOR TECHNOLOGY 131
11.2.4 MANTRACOURT ELECTRONICS 131
11.2.5 PCE DEUTSCHLAND 132
11.2.6 STANDARD LOADCELLS 132
11.2.7 STRAINSERT 133
11.2.8 TECSIS 133
11.2.9 THAMES SIDE SENSORS 134
*Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments, MNM view, SWOT analysis might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

12 APPENDIX 135
12.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 135
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 136
12.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS? SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 138
12.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 140
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 140
12.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 141