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. 22 Jan 2024  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Growth Opportunities in the GCC Automotive Aftermarket

    Growth of Online Retailers and Service Aggregators and the Rise in Sales of New and Used Cars will Ensure Greater ROI & Margin

    This research examines the quantitative and qualitative aspects of the light vehicle aftermarket industry in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) by assessing industry performance and identifying the many trends that have an impact on the demand for aftermarket parts, repair, and maintenance. The research delves into a comprehensive examination of th...

  2. 13 Jul 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    GCC Light Vehicle Aftermarket Outlook, 2021

    Innovative Business Models Propels Future Growth Potential

    In 2020, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region faced significant challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic and oil price crash. Gross domestic product (GDP) in GCC nations contracted by 5%–10% in 2020. The GCC population dropped by 3%–5% due to expatriate exodus. Every industry and sector faced multiple disruptions. The GCC light vehicle afte...

  3. 21 Oct 2020  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Innovative Business Models to Invigorate the Indian Automotive Aftermarket, 2026

    The Competitive Intensity of a More Organized Independent Aftermarket is Set to Take OESs’ Share of Business

    This research service analyzes the Indian passenger and small commercial vehicles aftermarket, the aftermarket's future outlook, and the opportunities it offers to various participants in the value chain. The base year for the analysis is 2019, and the forecast period is 2020 to 2026. The study discusses the impact of various factors—economic cl...

  4. 30 Sep 2020  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Frost Radar™: Indian 2-Wheeler Helmet Market, 2020

    A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action-Innovation That Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines

    India is the largest market for 2-wheelers (e.g., scooterettes, mopeds, and motorcycles), with more than 190 million in operation at the end of 2019. It also is home to one of the worlds largest and most competitive 2-wheeler helmet manufacturing industries, with a current capacity of 35 million helmets per year. Helmet sales increased at a healt...

  5. 01 Jun 2020  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    FROST RADAR™: Indian Automotive Component Aftermarket, 2020

    Benchmarking Future Growth Potential

    This Frost Radar

  6. 09 Dec 2019  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Strategic Analysis of the GCC Automotive Aftermarket, Forecast to 2025

    Automotive Aftermarket Revenue to Grow at a CAGR of 6.7% between 2018 and 2025

    This study covers Class 1-3 vehicles aftermarket in terms of value ($ million) across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). The base year for the analysis is 2018 and the forecast period is 2019 to 2025. This research compiles findings from various reports published by Frost & Sullivan in the last two years. The study includes analyses of new vehicl...

  7. 31 May 2018  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    India Class 1-3 Brake Friction Components Aftermarket, Forecast to 2024

    The Aftermarket will be Driven Towards Consolidation, As Suppliers Aim to Garner Maximum Returns Through Economies of Scale

    This report covers Class 1-3 vehicles brake friction components aftermarket in terms of volume (in million units) and value ($ billion) across India. It discusses unit shipments, revenue, average price, distribution channel share, and market share. The base year for the analysis is 2017 and the forecast period is from 2018 to 2024. The Indian b...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 16 Oct 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Auto Accessories Market Outlook in Saudi Arabia (KSA), Forecast to 2022

    Higher vehicle personalisation opportunities instrumental in winning future customers

    This industry docket provides an overview of the KSA automotive accessories aftermarket. Combining extensive efforts to analyse this very fragmented market (there are over 60 various accessories available in the market), it provides an insight into both dealer channel (which offers both OEM sourced and third-party sourced accessories) as well as in...