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The global market for automotive heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems, 2013 edition MR-AB-013

Brand new research on the automotive HVAC sector This report highlights the findings of research conducted throughout 2013 by ABOUT Automotive in the automotive air conditioning market. Now in its 5th edition, it presents updates and extends the previous sector analysis, providing valuable insights in a number of areas, including:
  • The market for automotive climate control, determining the trends and topical issues;
  • The main manufacturers serving this sector, identifying how the market is divided in terms of market share and market value on a regional basis;
  • Trends in key product and process technologies, both current and future; and
  • OEM trends and rationale in adopting different types of climate control.

The report provides answers to such vital questions as:

  • What are the market shares of the leading companies, and what will the automotive HVAC market be worth by 2020?
  • Despite the maturity of the markets throughout the developed world, why will the technical boundaries of air conditioning systems continue to be pushed back?
  • Will the move towards hybrid and electric vehicle technology present significant opportunities for manufacturers, and will the development costs be prohibitive?
  • How will the increasing adoption of stop-start engine technology affect the automotive HVAC sector?


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