Increasing global vehicle population, connectivity trends and changing vehicle technology are creating strong disruptive forces within automotive aftermarket. As a result, this historically stable automotive vertical is rapidly transforming itself, creating both challenges and opportunities for existing and new stakeholders.

Frost & Sullivan’s Global Automotive Aftermarket program area takes a 360-view of the industry, examining and analyzing product, geographic, technological, and business trends covering the entirety of the market. Key areas that the program explores are:

  • OES and aftermarket distribution
  • Replacement product trends
  • Emerging business models such as eretailing, telematics, connected services etc.
  • Country and region level aftermarket trends
  • Competitive part pricing trends and analytics
  1. 13 Dec 2017  |  North America

    Opportunity Analysis of the OBD II Automotive Aftermarket, Forecast to 2023

    OBD II Dongles Are Set To Offer Services Such As EcoStart and Remote Immobilisation, Facilitated By Enhanced Authentication

    The global OBD II automotive aftermarket is witnessing rapid growth; original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are continuously investing in and acquiring dongle suppliers that are relevant to their businesses. Frost & Sullivan segments the ecosystem into dongle suppliers, Internet and connectivity, and service enablers. This study focuses on key sub...

  2. 13 Dec 2017  |  Europe

    Transportation and Logistics Market Insights—Spain

    Infrastructure Development and Digitalization will Transform the Logistics Market

    Spain’s economy is on the road to recovery, mainly driven by internal demand and the revival of the exports sector. The country is likely to perform well due to export and domestic demand growth. Infrastructure investment is likely to play a key role in driving investment growth. In 2016, GDP expanded by 3.2%, making Spain one of the fastest-grow...

  3. 28 Nov 2017  |  North America

    Strategic Profiling of Amazon and eBay in the Automotive Aftermarket in North America and Europe, Forecast to 2023

    Aging Vehicles, Better Pricing and Technology Advancements will Continue to Fuel Amazon and eBay’s Automotive Aftermarket Ambitions, Despite Logistics Challenges

    This deliverable focuses on profiling the expanding presence of Amazon and eBay in the North American and European automotive aftermarket. The study focuses on aftermarket eCommerce in selling replacement parts for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. The geographic scope of the study is North America and Europe, and the base year is 2016....

  4. 24 Nov 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Indian Passenger Cars Radial Tires Market, 2017

    Domestic passenger car industry to reach double-digit growth rates by 2020: Success in replacement market vital for profitability

    The Indian Passenger Cars market is expected to grow at a robust rate of 8 to 9% over the next 5 years; the tire market in India is also likely to grow at a robust rate; however, the replacement market is vital to success. Improvements in road infrastructure, customers opting to drive long distances, online retail, etc. directly impact the competit...

  5. 21 Nov 2017  |  North America

    Premium Wiper Blades Offer High Growth in North America, Forecast to 2023

    The Obsolescence of Conventional Wiper Blades is Funneling Demand into New Product Lines

    The North American wiper blades aftermarket is experiencing a major shift in demand from conventional to beam and hybrid product types, offering significant growth potential for suppliers that can properly position their products with distributors and consumers. The total wiper blades aftermarket will rise from approximately $883.5 million in 2...

  6. 17 Nov 2017  |  North America

    Latin American Commercial Vehicles Market, Forecast to 2023

    Powered by Digital Transformation, the LATAM Commercial Trucking Market is Estimated to Record a CAGR of 7.1% During 2016–2023

    The LATAM commercial vehicles market is experiencing a number of transformative shifts that are driven by social, economic, and technology disruptions impacting the region’s logistics, primary economic activities, new regulations aiding for CV fleet renewal, new business models being adopted by OEMs and Tier 1 providers, as well as technology inn...

  7. 16 Nov 2017  |  Europe

    European Category Management Report—Automotive Sensors Aftermarket, Forecast to 2023

    Oxygen Sensor is the Biggest Market and MAP Sensors Offer the Highest Growth Potential

    The overall aftermarket replacement demand for the six automotive sensors (covered in this study) in Europe was estimated at €836 million in 2016; it is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.5% between 2016 and 2023 reaching €1.06 billion by 2023. Oxygen sensors is the biggest market in terms of revenues (€321 million ...

  8. 14 Nov 2017  |  North America

    North American Class 1-3 Steering and Suspension Components Aftermarket, Forecast to 2023

    Control Arms Replacement will be the Growth Driver for Most Market Participants

    This study covers class 1-3 vehicles steering and suspension aftermarket in terms of volume (in million units) and value ($ million) across the United States and Canada. It discusses unit shipment, revenue, average price, distribution channel share, and major participants’ market share for four product types namely, ball joints, sway bar links, t...

  9. 31 Oct 2017  |  North America

    Future of Tire Retailing in North America and Europe, Forecast to 2023

    Online Sales of Replacement Tires to Account for Approximately $11 Billion in Revenue in 2023

    The report discusses the future of tire retail in North America and Europe and covers Class 1-3 replacement tires in passenger cars. The aim of the study is to envision the Future of tire retailing for the automotive aftermarket in North America and Europe. It discusses the demand forecast (2017-2023) in terms of volume (million units) and value ($...

  10. 25 Oct 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Indian Auto Lubricants Aftermarket Outlook, 2017

    Competition Intensity, Engine Technology, Emissions Regulations, and Customer Behavior are influencers for the Automotive Lubrica

    This Industry Docket throws light on the aftermarket potential for automotive lubricants in the Indian market. The potential has been assessed and presented separately by vehicle segment, i.e. 2 wheelers, passenger cars, commercial vehicles and tractors, and further by product segment, i.e. engine oil, transmission oil and grease. For lubricant sup...