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Global Photoelectric Sensor Market to reach USD 2.54 Billion by 2027.

Global Photoelectric Sensor Market By type (Through-Beam Photoelectric Sensors, Retroreflective Photoelectric Sensors, Reflective Photoelectric Sensors) By range (≤100 mm, 100 to 1,000 mm, 1,000 to 10,000 mm, >10,000 mm) By structure (Built-In Amplifier, Built-In Power Supply, Separate Amplifier, Fiber Type) By beam source (Laser Beam Source, Standard Beam Source, Infrared, LED) By output (Digital, Analog) By application (Consumer Electronics, Industrial Manufacturing, Automotive and Transportation, Building Automation, Food and Beverages, Pharmaceuticals and Medical, Packaging, Others), and Regional Forecasts 2021-2027

Product Code: EESC-17137110
Publish Date: 5-07-2021
Page: 200

Global Photoelectric Sensor Market is valued approximately at USD 1.5 Billion in 2020 and is anticipated to grow with a healthy growth rate of more than 7.8% over the forecast period 2021-2027. Photoelectric sensor is a type of switch which is turned off and on by the presence or absence of received light. Currently, the demand for sensors that offer precise output is increasing from different industries because these sensors are capable of detecting objects of different sizes and sense all kinds of materials. Manufacturers are focusing on increasing their production efficiency without hampering the quality of products, therefore the demand for these photoelectric sensors is constantly increasing because photoelectric sensors help detect discrepancies in the assembly lines and production lines. The increasing demand from industrial sector is also driving the market growth. But slowing overseas trade and weakening global economy are proofing to be the restraints of the market. The increased demand for sensors to monitor crates on conveyor belts, carry out accurate position sensing of loaded carts, and ensure the maintenance of hygienic environments is giving opportunities to the market.

The key regions such as Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and Rest of the World are considered for the regional analysis of global Photoelectric Sensor market. Asia Pacific is projected to lead the photoelectric sensor market in the forecasted period because of surge in demand for automation from automotive and transportation, industrial manufacturing, food and beverages and packaging applications that use photoelectric sensors. The European region is expected to grow significantly in the forecasted period because of increasing stringent regulations for industrial automation in several facilities in the region.
Major market player included in this report are
Omron Corporation
Keyence Corporation
Schneider Electric
Rockwell Automation Inc.
ifm electronic GmbH
Balluff Inc.
Banner Engineering
Panasonic Corporation

The objective of the study is to define market sizes of different segments & countries in recent years and to forecast the values to the coming eight years. The report is designed to incorporate both qualitative and quantitative aspects of the industry within each of the regions and countries involved in the study. Furthermore, the report also caters the detailed information about the crucial aspects such as driving factors & challenges which will define the future growth of the market. Additionally, the report shall also incorporate available opportunities in micro markets for stakeholders to invest along with the detailed analysis of competitive landscape and product offerings of key players. The detailed segments and sub-segment of the market are explained below:

By type:
Through-Beam Photoelectric Sensors
Retroreflective Photoelectric Sensors
Reflective Photoelectric Sensors
By range:
≤100 mm
100 to 1,000 mm
1,000 to 10,000 mm
>10,000 mm
By structure:
Built-In Amplifier
Built-In Power Supply
Separate Amplifier
Fiber Type
By beam source:
Laser Beam Source
Standard Beam Source
By output:
By application:
Consumer Electronics
Industrial Manufacturing
Automotive and Transportation
Building Automation
Food and Beverages
Pharmaceuticals and Medical

By Region:
North America

Asia Pacific
South Korea
Latin America
Rest of the World

Furthermore, years considered for the study are as follows:

Historical year – 2018, 2019
Base year – 2020
Forecast period – 2021 to 2027.

Target Audience of the Global Photoelectric Sensor Marketl in Market Study:

Key Consulting Companies & Advisors
Large, medium-sized, and small enterprises
Venture capitalists
Value-Added Resellers (VARs)
Third-party knowledge providers
Investment bankers

Chapter 1. Executive Summary
1.1. Market Snapshot
1.2. Global & Segmental Market Estimates & Forecasts, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.1. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Region, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.2. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Type, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.3. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Range , 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.4. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Structure, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.5. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Beam source, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.6. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Output, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.2.7. Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Application, 2019-2027 (USD Billion)
1.3. Key Trends
1.4. Estimation Methodology
1.5. Research Assumption
Chapter 2. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Definition and Scope
2.1. Objective of the Study
2.2. Market Definition & Scope
2.2.1. Scope of the Study
2.2.2. Industry Evolution
2.3. Years Considered for the Study
2.4. Currency Conversion Rates
Chapter 3. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Dynamics
3.1. Photoelectric Sensor Market Impact Analysis (2019-2027)
3.1.1. Market Drivers Increased production efficiency Demand from industrial sector
3.1.2. Market Restraint Slowing overseas trade Weakening global economy
3.1.3. Market Opportunities Increased demand from manufacturing industries
Chapter 4. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Industry Analysis
4.1. Porter’s 5 Force Model
4.1.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.1.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.1.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.1.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.1.5. Competitive Rivalry
4.1.6. Futuristic Approach to Porter’s 5 Force Model (2018-2027)
4.2. PEST Analysis
4.2.1. Political
4.2.2. Economical
4.2.3. Social
4.2.4. Technological
4.3. Investment Adoption Model
4.4. Analyst Recommendation & Conclusion
Chapter 5. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market, by Type
5.1. Market Snapshot
5.2. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market by Type, Performance – Potential Analysis
5.3. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Estimates & Forecasts by Type 2018-2027 (USD Billion)
5.4. Photoelectric Sensor Market , Sub Segment Analysis
5.4.1. Through-Beam Photoelectric Sensors
5.4.2. Retroreflective Photoelectric Sensors
5.4.3. Reflective Photoelectric Sensors
Chapter 6. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market, by Range
a. Market Snapshot
6.1. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market by Range, Performance – Potential Analysis
6.2. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Estimates & Forecasts by Range 2018-2027 (USD Billion)
6.3. Photoelectric Sensor Market , Sub Segment Analysis
6.3.1. ≤100 mm
6.3.2. 100 to 1,000 mm
6.3.3. 1,000 to 10,000 mm
6.3.4. >10,000 mm
Chapter 7. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market , by Structure
b. Market Snapshot
7.1. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market by Structure, Performance – Potential Analysis
7.2. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Estimates & Forecasts by Structure 2018-2027 (USD Billion)
7.3. Photoelectric Sensor Market , Sub Segment Analysis
7.3.1. Built-In Amplifier
7.3.2. Built-In Power Supply
7.3.3. Separate Amplifier
7.3.4. Fibre Type
Chapter 8. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market, by Beam Source
c. Market Snapshot
8.1. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market by Beam Source, Performance – Potential Analysis
8.2. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Estimates & Forecasts by Beam Source 2018-2027 (USD Billion)
8.3. Photoelectric Sensor Market , Sub Segment Analysis
8.3.1. Laser Beam Source
8.3.2. Standard Beam Source
8.3.3. Infrared
8.3.4. LED
8.3.5. By output:
8.3.6. Digital
8.3.7. Analog
Chapter 9. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market, by Application
d. Market Snapshot
9.1. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market by Application, Performance – Potential Analysis
9.2. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market Estimates & Forecasts by Application 2018-2027 (USD Billion)
9.3. Photoelectric Sensor Market , Sub Segment Analysis
9.3.1. Consumer Electronics
9.3.2. Industrial Manufacturing
9.3.3. Automotive and Transportation
9.3.4. Building Automation
9.3.5. Food and Beverages
9.3.6. Pharmaceuticals and Medical
9.3.7. Packaging
9.3.8. Others
Chapter 10. Global Photoelectric Sensor Market, Regional Analysis
10.1. Photoelectric Sensor Market , Regional Market Snapshot
10.2. North America Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.2.1. U.S. Photoelectric Sensor Market Type breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2018-2027 Range breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2018-2027 Structure breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2018-2027 Beam Source breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2018-2027 Application breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2018-2027
10.2.2. Canada Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.3. Europe Photoelectric Sensor Market Snapshot
10.3.1. U.K. Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.3.2. Germany Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.3.3. France Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.3.4. Spain Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.3.5. Italy Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.3.6. Rest of Europe Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.4. Asia-Pacific Photoelectric Sensor Market Snapshot
10.4.1. China Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.4.2. India Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.4.3. Japan Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.4.4. Australia Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.4.5. South Korea Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.4.6. Rest of Asia Pacific Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.5. Latin America Photoelectric Sensor Market Snapshot
10.5.1. Brazil Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.5.2. Mexico Photoelectric Sensor Market
10.6. Rest of The World Photoelectric Sensor Market
Chapter 11. Competitive Intelligence
11.1. Top Market Strategies
11.2. Company Profiles
11.2.1. Omron Corporation Key Information Overview Financial (Subject to Data Availability) Product Summary Recent Developments
11.2.2. Keyence Corporation
11.2.3. SICK AG
11.2.4. Schneider Electric
11.2.5. Rockwell Automation Inc.
11.2.6. ifm electronic GmbH
11.2.7. Pepperl+Fuchs
11.2.8. Balluff Inc.
11.2.9. Banner Engineering
11.2.10. Panasonic Corporation
Chapter 12. Research Process
12.1. Research Process
12.1.1. Data Mining
12.1.2. Analysis
12.1.3. Market Estimation
12.1.4. Validation
12.1.5. Publishing
12.2. Research Attributes
12.3. Research Assumption

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