Aftermarket Market Research Reports

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. 08 Nov 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Strategic Profiling of PSA in the Automotive Aftermarket, 2019

    Investments in Aftersales Networks are Aimed at the Ambitious Plan of Reducing Warranty Costs by 50% and Servicing Multi-brand Vehicles

    In 2013-14, PSA ended its joint venture with General Motors. Thereafter, the aim was to improve operating margins and revenue by 2015-16, and PSA was 'Back in the Race'. It achieved margins above and beyond the targets it had set for itself and chalked out a strategy for the next 6 years called 'Push to Pass'. Push to Pass’ goal was to ride the...

  2. 03 Oct 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Competitive Profiling of Key Aftermarket Distributors and Retailers in North America, 2018

    Retailers and Distributors to Compete on Private Labels and Venture into Online-to-offline (O2O) Hybrid Retail

    The retail-distribution segment in the North American automotive parts aftermarket comprises four main retailers and distributors, namely, AutoZone, Advance Auto Parts, National Automotive Parts Association (NAPA), and O’Reilly Auto Parts. In addition, it also has distributors and mass merchants, such as the Canadian Tire Corporation, Inc., Uni-S...

  3. 23 Aug 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    North American Class 1-3 Steering and Suspension Components Aftermarket, Forecast to 2025

    Strong Growth in the Control Arms Product Category Will Drive the Overall Market

    This research service covers Class 1-3 vehicles steering and suspension aftermarket in terms of volume (in million units) and value ($ million) in the United States and Canada. It discusses unit shipment, revenue, average price, distribution channel share, and major participants’ market share in 4 product types, namely, ball joints, sway bar link...

  4. 23 Aug 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    North American Engine Management Sensors and Engine Control Unit (ECU) Aftermarket, Forecast to 2025

    Oxygen Sensors Aftermarket that Contributed 54.4% of Sensor Revenue in 2018 is Likely to Witness Revenue Growth of $378 Million by 2025

    This study covers the Class 1–3 advanced engine management components aftermarket in terms of volume (in million units) and value ($ billion) across North America. It discusses unit shipment, revenues, average price, distribution channels, and market shares. The base year for this analysis is 2018 and the forecast period is from 2019 to 2025. Th...

  5. 22 Jul 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Assessment of APAC Automotive Aftermarket, 2018

    China Leads the Auto Aftermarket in APAC, Followed by India and Australia

    This research service discusses in detail the Asia-Pacific automotive market during 2018 and presents the expected trends for 2019. The study provides an analysis of the automotive aftermarket outlook in the region with a focus on key markets including China, Australia, India, Japan, Thailand, and Indonesia. Besides the Asia-Pacific, this study als...

  6. 17 Jun 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Market Analysis and Benchmarking of OEM Service and Maintenance Contracts in North America, 2018–2025

    Finance and Insurance Products Will Account for 35% of Gross Dealership Profit by 2025

    This report covers the automotive service and maintenance contract market in terms of volume (in million units) and value ($ billion) across North America. The key products covered in the study include vehicle service contracts, prepaid maintenance plans, tire and wheel protection and appearance protection. It discusses the unit shipments, revenue ...

  7. 16 May 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    North American Dashboard of Selected Automotive Aftermarket Parts, Forecast to 2022

    Increasing VIO and Average Age of Vehicles will Drive the Demand for Replacement Parts

    This report covers the aftermarket for Class 1–3 vehicles’ brake pads, brake rotors, brake calipers, compressors, radiators, batteries, air filters, oil filters, cabin air filters, spark plugs, starters, alternators, and wipers in terms of volume (in million units) and value ($ million) across the United States and Canada. It highlights the uni...

  8. 15 Apr 2019  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Replacement Demand Analysis for Passenger Cars and Light Commercial Vehicles’ Selected Emission Control and Aftertreatment Components Aftermarket in Europe, 2015–2025

    Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) Will Witness the Largest Amount of Revenue Growth Due to Higher Unit Costs at a CAGR of 5.1%

    This research service covers the Class A-G, MPV, SUV vehicles exhaust aftertreatment aftermarket in terms of volume (in million units) and value (€ billion) across Europe. It discusses unit shipment, revenue, average price, distribution channels, and market shares. The base year for this analysis is 2018, and the forecast period is from 2019 to 2...

  9. 22 Mar 2019  |  North America  |  Market Outlook

    Global Automotive Aftermarket Outlook, 2019

    Global Automotive Aftermarket Demand Expected to Increase by 4.2% During 2019; China and India Expected to Offset the Slowdown in Developed Markets

    The global automotive aftermarket revenues will rise during 2019, buoyed by the growth in developing markets, unravelling new opportunities for passenger car and light truck parts and service providers, especially in the emerging markets. This research compiles findings from various deliverable published by Frost & Sullivan Mobility Team over the p...

  10. 07 Mar 2019  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Uberization of Vehicle Service—Business Model and Revenue Analysis, 2017–2025

    $1.8 Billion in Total Service Revenue to be Booked From Online Service Marketplaces Across North America and Europe in 2025

    The aim of this study is to research, analyze, and forecast the business impact of the service marketplaces business model in the automotive aftermarket. Service marketplaces are a direct outcome of the digital wave disrupting the automotive aftermarket service industry. As per Frost & Sullivan’s analysis, a majority of the activity is currently ...