(English) LED Lighting industry in several years. Business analytics.
In 2020 the size of the global lighting market will exceed € 110 billion. LED-lighting industry segment has become a strong, steadily growing business!
The prosperity of the sector is fueled by a combination of factors such as the overall growth of the lighting industry, the reduction of production costs and cost of LED products and an emergence of more and more new applications of LED light sources. Also, a very important role in this process is the legislative regulation — government agencies of many countries impose restrictions for the use of incandescent and fluorescent lamps.
Growth in demand for the industry is driving the LED-industry and will continue to grow until 2020. One of the fastest growing segments is a street LED lighting. There are more and more new fields of application of LED lamps can serve as an example of architectural lighting churches and museums, as well as hotels, applications, dramatically affecting the change in the aesthetics of urban space, with the energy efficiency issues that are highly sensitive. In addition, the studies confirmed a direct impact of lighting and light and color schemes on consumer behavior make the owners of retail chains are actively investing in the application of innovative lighting technology retail space and lighting outlets.
It is clear that such segments as the lighting in the residential sector and the lighting for industrial buildings, lagging behind the pace of development in comparison with the lighting of retail space, but based on the ratio of the value, efficiency, light intensity and timing of the operation, and these segments are also showing trends of sustainable development. An important factor in the growth of LED lighting is the fact that for the installation of lighting systems based on LED-lamps or LED-modules, there is no need for magnetic or electronic ballast.
While LED-industry leader is still in Europe, today China accounts is more than 20% of the global lighting market of the industry and China continues to grow. The gradual ban traditional incandescent bulbs in the European Union, as well as in many other countries have a significant reduction of energy consumption. While the purchase of LED lamps to replace incandescent lamps pays for itself in 5-10 times over the life so besides one such lamp can save up to 70 kg of carbon per year.
There is a growing interest in the segment of intelligent lighting systems, also based on the use of LED technology. It is expected that the smart lighting reaches a monetary terms the value of € 41 billion euros by 2020, while the size of the rest of the LED lighting market will reach at this time amount of a 31 billion €. Obviously, the rapid development of innovative industry will be full of new technologies as well as expected, it will be accompanied by the consolidation of the market, which will further reduce the cost and improve the quality of products offered to the final consumer.