DISCRETE CAPACITORS - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Discrete Capacitors in US$ Million. The market for 'Discrete Capacitors' is analyzed by the following end-use segments: Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for each region for the period 2006 through 2015. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain. The report profiles 357 companies including many key and niche players worldwide such as -

AVX Corporation
CSI Capacitors Inc.
EPCOS AG
KEMET Corporation
Murata Manufacturing Company Ltd.
Matsuo Electric Co., Ltd.


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Companies: 357
Pages: 768
Date: April 2009
Market Data Tables: 209

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 TABLE OF CONTENTS


 
   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3  
   Outlook.....II-1
Passive Electronic Components Market: A Review.....II-1
1$100
   Trends Across the Globe.....II-2
United States.....II-2
Europe.....II-2
Asia.....II-2
Asia-Pacific Dominates Global Passive Component Production.....II-2
R&D Investment by Asian Companies Shoots Up.....II-2
1$100
   End-Use Applications.....II-3
Table 1: Global Market for Passive Components (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption by End- Use Segments- Consumer Goods, Telecom, Computers, Industrial/ Specialty, and Automotive Industry (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-3
1$300
   Miniature Components Rule the Roost.....II-4
Surface Mount Devices.....II-4
Semiconductors.....II-4
1$100
   Mobile Phones.....II-5
Wireless Devices.....II-5
Price Volatility- Swinging Fortunes of Capacitor Types.....II-5
Technological Trends - R&D Focus.....II-5
1$100
   Opportunities Ahead.....II-6
Key Statistics.....II-6
Table 2: Global Capacitors Market: Production Value for the Years 2005 through 2008 (In US$ billion) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6
1$300
   Table 3: Global Market for Advanced Capacitors (2008): Percentage Share Breakdown by Manufacturer- Panasonic Electronic Devices, NEC-Tokin, Elna, Selko Instruments, Korchip, Maxwell Technologies, Cooper Bussmann, Nesscap, Choel Electronics, Alumapro and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-7
Capacitors Market By Product Segments.....II-7
Tantalum Capacitor Market.....II-7
Trends in Tantalum Capacitors.....II-7
1$300
   Compact Tantalum Capacitors Production Headed North.....II-8
Demand and Supply of Tantalum.....II-8
Outlook.....II-8
1$100
   Key Statistics.....II-9
Table 4: World Market for Tantalum Capacitors (2006): Percentage Split of Value Sales by Application – EDP (PC), Telecom, Consumer, Automotive and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-9

Table 5: Global Market for Tantalum Capacitors (2005): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Leading Players- Kemet/EPCOS, NEC/ Tokin, Kyocera-AVX, Vishay, Nichicon and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-9

Table 6: Global Tantalum Capacitors Market: Average Selling Price for the Years 2000 through 2005 (In US Cents) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-9
1$300
   Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors.....II-10
Competitive Scenario.....II-10
1$100
   Key Statistics.....II-11
Table 7: World Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors: Percentage breakdown of Dollar Sales by End-Use Market – Consumer Electronics, Industrial Applications, Computers and Peripherals, Telecommunications, Automotives and Others Markets for the Years 2008 and 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-11

Table 8: Global Market for Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors (2005): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Manufacturer- Nippon Chemi-Con, Nichicon, Rubycon, Panasonic, Elna Corp., Sun Electronic, Sanyo Video, SamWha, EPCOS, Vishay, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-11
1$300
   Ceramic Capacitors.....II-12
Market for High Frequency Ceramic Capacitors.....II-12
MLCC Market: Global Outlook.....II-12
1$100
   Table 9: World MLCC Market: Annual Shipments in Billion Units for Years 2005 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-131$300
   Table 10: Global MLCC Market (2007-2009): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Leading Players - Murata Mfg., TDK, Taiyo Yuden, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-14

Table 11: Global MLCC Market (2007): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Share for Leading Players - Murata, TDK, Walsin, SEMCO, Yageo, Kyocera/ AVX, Panasonic, Taiyo Yuden, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-14
1$300
   Table 12: Global High Capacitance MLCC Market (2007-2009): Percentage Breakdown of Value Share for Leading Players - Murata Mfg., aiyo Yuden, TDK, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-15
Competitive Scenario.....II-15
1$300
   Table 13: Global Ceramic Capacitors Market (2006 & 2007): Percentage Breakdown of Value Share for Leading Players – Murata, TDK, Taiyo Yuden, SEMCO, Kyocera, Yageo, Kemet, AVX, Vishay, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-16

Table 14: Global Ceramic Capacitors Market: Average Selling Price for Ceramic Capacitors for the Years 2000 through 2005 (In US Cents) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-16
1$300
   Film Capacitors.....II-17
Asian Film Capacitor Market.....II-17
Capacitors Market By End-Use Segments.....II-17
Telecommunication.....II-17
1$100
   Automotives.....II-18
Aerospace and Defense.....II-18
1$100
   Computers & Peripherals.....II-19
Consumer Electronics.....II-19
Industrial and Other Applications.....II-19
1$100
   Introduction.....II-20
Discrete Capacitors – An Overview.....II-20
1$100
   Ceramic Capacitors.....II-21
Forms of Ceramic Capacitor.....II-21
1$100
   Electrolytic Capacitors.....II-221$100
   Electrolytic Capacitors at High or Low Temperatures.....II-23
Applications.....II-23
Drawbacks.....II-23
Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors.....II-23
1$100
   Construction.....II-24
Tantalum Electrolytic Capacitor.....II-24
Capacity.....II-24
1$100
   Applications.....II-25
Tantalum & Aluminum Capacitors – A Comparison.....II-25
Polarity Issue.....II-25
Capacitance and Voltage Ranges.....II-25
The Wearing Out Issue.....II-25
Plastic Film Capacitor.....II-25
1$100
   Polyester Film Capacitors.....II-26
Polypropylene Film Capacitors.....II-26
1$100
   IEC Specialist Group to Develop Technical Standard for Electric Car Capacitors.....II-27
Nickel Particles Found to be Ideal for MLCC Electrodes.....II-27
Japan-Based Inventors Develop Terminal Electrode Compositions.....II-27
US Inventor Concludes Development of Co-Fired Ceramic Capacitor.....II-27
2$200
   Changzhou Huawei Launches Aluminium Electrolytic Capacitors.....II-29
Zhuhai Leaguer Launches 1.5mF Capacitor.....II-29
AVX Develops New Line of Fused Tantalum Capacitors.....II-29
NIC Components Extends Voltage Range of Capacitors.....II-29
1$100
   NIC Introduces Two New Series of Capacitors.....II-30
Vishay Extends Tantamount T97 Series to Offer Solid Tantalum Chip Capacitor.....II-30
Vishay Expands Capabilities in 140 CRH Series.....II-30
1$100
   Vishay Extends Capabilities in 150 CRZ Series.....II-31
Vishay Unveils New MicroTan™ Tantalum Chip Devices in the TR8 Series.....II-31
AVX Develops New High Temperature, High Current Stacked Ceramic Capacitors.....II-31
1$100
   Eyang Technology Introduces New High-Capacitance SMT Type MLCC.....II-32
TDK Starts Mass Production of Low Profile, Low ESL Multilayer Capacitors.....II-32
Kemet Launches Space-Level Ceramic Capacitors.....II-32
KEMET Introduces Military-Grade SMPS Stacked Ceramic Capacitors.....II-32
1$100
   AVX Develops Wet Electronic Tantalum Capacitor.....II-33
AVX Enhances TLJ Capacitor Portfolio.....II-33
1$100
   AVX Unveils D and Y case Tantalum Capacitors.....II-34
AVX Enhances its Tantalum Multianode TPM Capacitor Portfolio.....II-34
Epcos Unveils RoHS-Compliant SMD Aluminum Capacitors.....II-34
Cornell Releases New SMT Capacitor Series.....II-34
1$100
   Vertical Technology Releases Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors in CK Series.....II-35
Kemet Extends X7R Capacitor Line.....II-35
TDK Introduces X8R MLCC Series.....II-35
NIC Upgrades Temperature Ratings of NAZT Capacitor Series.....II-35
1$100
   Syfer Launches High Capacitance Chip Capacitor Series.....II-36
HolyStone Releases Radial Leaded Chip Safety Ceramic Capacitors.....II-36
1$100
   HolyStone Launches New Halogen-Free Disc and Ceramic Capacitors.....II-37
Vishay Launches Two New Capacitors Series.....II-37
Syfer Introduces Series of Discoidal Capacitor.....II-37
1$100
   Kemet Launches 80 New MLCC Capacitor Models.....II-38
AVX Releases New Versions of FLEXITERM Capacitor Series.....II-38
Anhui Feida Releases CBB65A Film Capacitors for AC Compressors.....II-38
1$100
   HolyStone Launches RoHS Compliant Large Case Size MLCCs.....II-39
Syfer Releases New High-Capacitance MLCCs.....II-39
TDK Introduces New Settable ESR MLCC.....II-39
Cornell Launches High Current, Medium Power Film Capacitor.....II-39
1$100
   Dengrove Launches Highly Compact, High-Value MLCCs.....II-40
Syfer Develops New Range of Surface Mount MLCCs.....II-40
Carli Electronics Launches Metallic Polypropylene Film Capacitor.....II-40
KEMET Releases T521 Series.....II-40
1$100
   AVX Develops Axial and Radial Leaded MLCCs.....II-41
Vishay Releases New Surface-Mount C0G MLCCs.....II-41
Kemet Expands EIA Range of MLCCs.....II-41
1$100
   AVX Introduces Tantalum Capacitor Product Range.....II-42
KEMET Launches First-Ever Polymer Tantalum 35V Capacitor.....II-42
KEMET Launches T528 Series Small Case Size Polymer Capacitors.....II-42
1$100
   TDK Commences Large-Scale Production of High- Capacitance Ceramic Capacitors.....II-43
Vishay Launches Enhanced 298D MicroTan Tantalum Chip Capacitors.....II-43
Vishay Introduces New Wet Tantalum High-Energy Capacitor.....II-43
1$100
   Vishay Launches New Solid Tantalum Chip Capacitors.....II-44
Vishay Adds New Features to SMD Capacitors.....II-44
Morgan Electro Ceramics Introduces New Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor.....II-44
HolyStone Unveils SuperTerm Series Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors.....II-44
1$100
   Morgan Introduces High Breakdown Strength Ceramic Capacitor.....II-45
KEMET Corporation Introduces FF-CAP Technology.....II-45
Taiyo Yuden Rolls Out New Compact AMK105BJ475MV MLCC.....II-45
1$100
   TDK Unveils Sleek C0402 Series High Performance MLCC Capacitors.....II-46
AVX Introduces AR Series, First Automotive Grade Capacitors.....II-46
Zonkas Electronic Unveils High Capacitance MLCC.....II-46
Suntan Technology Debuts High-Voltage TS16 Ceramic Capacitors.....II-46
1$100
   AVX Rolls Out FLEXISAFE™ Capacitors to Minimize Short-Circuit Failure.....II-47
EPCOS Launches B43305 and B43508 Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors.....II-47
Jackcon Introduces New Lineup of Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors.....II-47
Electronic Concepts Releases 5MPF Capacitors with Fuseac Safety Technology.....II-47
1$100
   Xebor Releases CL20E Model PP Film Capacitor with Copper-Clad Electrodes.....II-48
Electronic Concepts Unveils Advanced Packaging for UP30 Film Capacitors.....II-48
Guangdong Releases CA45D107M1AA0050 Tantalum Capacitor.....II-48
Hitano Introduces a New Class X1 Film Capacitor.....II-48
Dahua Releases CBB6-5 Film Capacitor for AC Compressors.....II-48
1$100
   Kemet Announces Extension of T520 and T530 Capacitor Series.....II-49
Cornell Dubilier Electronics Unveils New Power Film Capacitor Series.....II-49
Joey Electronics Releases X2 (CBB61) Film Capacitor.....II-49
Foshan Announces Availability of 0.01-2΅F Capacitors.....II-49
1$100
   GOVA Releases GRM15/18/21/31 Capacitor Series.....II-50
HolyStone Unveils First MLCC with Flashover/ Surface Arc Protection.....II-50
Lungchen Launches BL-PC Metallized Film Capacitor.....II-50
1$100
   Vishay Acquires Specialty Capacitor Product Lineup from Kemet.....II-51
CTS Acquires Tusonix.....II-51
Jaco Electronics Teams Up with Kemet to Expand Product Offerings.....II-51
1$100
   Avnet Electronics Enters into an Agreement with EPCOS AG.....II-52
Mouser Inks Distribution Agreement with Arcotronics Group.....II-52
Campbell Collins Inks Agreement to Become Authorized Distributor of Kemet.....II-52
TDK Inks Business Combination Agreement with EPCOS.....II-52
1$100
   Zonkas Electronics Appoints Easby Electronics as Authorized Distributor.....II-53
NOVACAP and Mouser Enter into Agreement.....II-53
Jameco Electronics Offers EPCOS Circuit Protection Devices and Capacitors.....II-53
1$100
   Taiyo Yuden Forms Two Companies in China.....II-54
AVX Acquires American Technical Ceramics.....II-54
KEMET Takes Over Arcotronics.....II-54
1$100
   AFM Takes Over TPL Microelectronics.....II-55
Taiyo Yuden Completes Acquisition of Shoei Electronics.....II-55
Electrocube Takes Over F-Dyne.....II-55
1$100
   Kemet to Acquire Evox Rifa Group.....II-56
Nueva Generacion Acquires Assets of Cambridge Capacitor Limited.....II-56
Kazatomprom to Establish Tantalum Capacitors Production Joint Venture.....II-56
1$100
   Xiamen Xindeco and EPCOS to Expand Chinese Joint Venture.....II-57
Aerovox Forms Partnership with Ningbo Shine.....II-57
Premier Signs Distribution Agreement with Cornell.....II-57
1$100
   Anglia and WIMA Ink Distribution Agreement.....II-58
USI Electronics and Arcotronics Sign Franchise Distribution Agreement.....II-58
Digi-Key Inks Global Distribution Agreement with Johanson Dielectrics.....II-58
Mouser to Distribute Capacitors of Evox Rifa.....II-58
1$100
   Mouser Expands Product Portfolio of Vishay Sprague.....II-59
TDK to Build New Ceramic Capacitor Plant.....II-59
TTI Stocks SMD Film Capacitors of Panasonic.....II-59
1$100
   AVX Corporation (USA).....II-60
CSI Capacitors Inc (USA).....II-60
1$100
   EPCOS AG (Germany).....II-61
KEMET Corporation (USA).....II-61
Murata Manufacturing Company, Ltd. (Japan).....II-61
1$100
   Matsuo Electric Co., Ltd (Japan).....II-62
NEC Tokin Corporation (Japan).....II-62
Nichicon Corporation (Japan).....II-62
1$100
   Taiyo Yuden Co., Ltd. (Japan).....II-63
TDK Corporation (Japan).....II-63
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (USA).....II-63
2$200
   Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by Geographic Region/Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-651$300
   Table 16: World 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-661$300
   Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Telecommunications by Geographic Region/Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-671$300
   Table 18: World 10-Year Perspective for Telecommunications by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-681$300
   Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Computers and Peripherals by Geographic Region/ Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-691$300
   Table 20: World 10-Year Perspective for Computers and Peripherals by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-701$300
   Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Electronics by Geographic Region/Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-711$300
   Table 22: World 10-Year Perspective for Consumer Electronics by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-721$300
   Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Automotives by Geographic Region/Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-731$300
   Table 24: World 10-Year Perspective for Automotives by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-741$300
   Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aerospace and Defense by Geographic Region/ Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-751$300
   Table 26: World 10-Year Perspective for Aerospace and Defense by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-761$300
   Table 27: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Industrial & Other Applications by Geographic Region/Country – United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-771$300
   Table 28: World 10-Year Perspective for Industrial & Other Applications by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-781$300
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Current and Future Analysis.....III-1
US Faces Strong Competition from South East Asian Countries.....III-1
North American Passive Component Sales Continues Its Downward Spiral .....III-1
1$75
   Export/Import Scenario.....III-2
Table 29: US Exports of Aluminum Electrolytic Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-2

Table 30: US Imports of Aluminum Electrolytic Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-2
1$150
   Table 31: US Exports of Ceramic Dielectric, Multilayer Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-3

Table 32: US Imports of Ceramic Dielectric, Multilayer Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-3
1$150
   Table 33: US Exports of Ceramic Dielectric, Single Layer Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-4

Table 34: US Imports of Ceramic Dielectric, Single Layer Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-4
1$150
   Table 35: US Exports of Tantalum Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5

Table 36: US Imports of Tantalum Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5
1$150
   Product Launches.....III-613$575
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-194$300
   Focus on Select Players.....III-236$450
   B. Market Analytics.....III-29
Table 37: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-29
1$150
   Table 38: US 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-31
Current and Future Analysis.....III-31
Export-Import Scenario.....III-31
Table 39: Canadian Exports of Aluminum Electrolytic Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-31
1$150
   Table 40: Canadian Imports of Aluminum Electrolytic Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-32

Table 41: Canadian Exports of Ceramic Dielectric, Multi Layer Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-32
1$150
   Table 42: Canadian Imports of Ceramic Dielectric, Multi Layer Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-33

Table 43: Canadian Exports of Tantalum Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Destination Countries (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-33
1$150
   Table 44: Canadian Imports of Tantalum Electrical Fixed Capacitors (2006 & 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown by Countries of Origin (Value in US$ Thousand) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-35
Table 45: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35
1$150
   Table 46: Canadian 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-37
Current and Future Analysis.....III-37
Aluminum Capacitor Exports Headed Uphill.....III-37
Product Launches.....III-37
2$150
   Strategic Corporate Development.....III-39
Focus on Select Players.....III-39
3$225
   B. Market Analytics.....III-42
Table 47: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-42
1$150
   Table 48: Japanese 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-43
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-44
Current and Future Analysis.....III-44
Analysis by Geographic Region.....III-44
Analysis by End Use Segment.....III-44
Passive Components Market- An Overview.....III-44
End-Use Markets.....III-44
Relocation to Low-cost Regions.....III-44
1$75
   Product Launches.....III-453$225
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-482$150
   Focus on Select Players.....III-501$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-51
Table 49: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by Geographic Region/Country – France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-51
1$150
   Table 50: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-521$150
   Table 51: European 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by Geographic Region/Country – France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-531$150
   Table 52: European 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-54
1$150
   Market Analysis.....III-55
Table 53: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-55
1$150
   Table 54: French 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-56
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-57
Current and Future Analysis.....III-57
Passive Components Market – A Quick Scan.....III-57
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-58
Table 55: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-58
1$150
   Table 56: German 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-59
1$150
   Market Analysis.....III-60
Table 57: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-60
1$150
   Table 58: Italian 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-61
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-62
Current and Future Analysis.....III-62
Export-Import Statistics.....III-62
Table 59: UK Exports of Fixed Power Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-62

Table 60: UK Imports of Fixed Power Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-62

Table 61: UK Exports of Fixed Tantalum Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-62
1$150
   Table 62: UK Imports of Fixed Tantalum Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-63

Table 63: UK Exports of Fixed Aluminum Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-63

Table 64: UK Imports of Fixed Aluminum Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-63

Table 65: UK Exports of Fixed Single Layer Ceramic Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-63

Table 66: UK Imports of Fixed Single Layer Ceramic Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-63
1$150
   Table 67: UK Exports of Fixed Single Layer Ceramic Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-64

Table 68: UK Imports of Fixed Single Layer Ceramic Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-64

Table 69: UK Exports of Fixed Metallised Paper or Plastic Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-64

Table 70: UK Imports of Fixed Metallised Paper or Plastic Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-64

Table 71: UK Exports of Other Fixed Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-64
1$150
   Table 72: UK Imports of Other Fixed Capacitors (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown by EU and Non-EU countries (Value £000’s and Volume in Kilograms).....III-65
B. Market Analytics.....III-65
Table 73: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-65
1$150
   Table 74: UK 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-66
1$150
   Market Analysis.....III-67
Table 75: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-67
1$150
   Table 76: Spanish 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-68
1$150
   Market Analysis.....III-69
Table 77: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-69
1$150
   Table 78: Rest of Europe 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-70
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-71
Current and Future Analysis.....III-71
Asia Pacific Leads the Global Passive Component Market.....III-71
Demand for Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors on the Rise.....III-71
1$75
   Review of Select Markets.....III-72
China.....III-72
Focus on Next-Generation, Eco-friendly Electronic Components.....III-72
Capacitors Market – An Overview.....III-72
1$75
   Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors.....III-73
R&D Focus of Companies in Mainland China.....III-73
Film Capacitors.....III-73
1$75
   Tantalum Electrolytic Capacitors.....III-74
Huaikan Emerges as a Key Supplier of Capacitors for Energy-Efficient
  Lamps.....III-74
1$75
   Surface-Mount Technology and Ceramic Models Drive Capacitor Market.....III-75
Improvement in Product Features and Functions.....III-75
1$75
   Jiangsu & Tongling – Key Sites for Capacitor Production.....III-76
Chinese Capacitor Export Market.....III-76
1$75
   Taiwan.....III-77
MLCC Market.....III-77
Film Capacitor Market.....III-77
OC-CON Capacitor Production.....III-77
1$75
   Hong Kong.....III-78
Film Capacitor Market.....III-78
Hong Kong Producers Concentrate on High- Capacitance Products.....III-78
Korea.....III-78
India.....III-78
Film Capacitors Market: An Overview.....III-78
1$150
   Table 79: Indian Market for Plastic Film Capacitors: Volume Production (in million units) and Value Sales (in million INR) for the Years 2005 and 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-79

Table 80: Indian Market for Plastic Film Capacitors: Volume (in million units) and Value (in million INR) Exports for the Years 2005 and 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-79
Product Launches.....III-79
3$450
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-822$150
   Focus on Select Players.....III-841$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-85
Table 81: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85
1$150
   Table 82: Asia-Pacific 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-86
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-87
Current and Future Analysis.....III-87
B. Market Analytics.....III-87
Table 83: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-87
1$150
   Table 84: Rest of World 10-Year Perspective for Discrete Capacitors by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Telecommunications, Computers and Peripherals, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial & Other Applications for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-881$150
  
Total Companies Profiled: 357 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 424)

Region/Country Players

The United States 84 Canada 2 Japan 21 Europe 73 France 8 Germany 15 The United Kingdom 27 Italy 5 Spain 2 Rest of Europe 16 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 243 Latin America 1
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