The global eSIM market size is expected to be worth around US$ 24.97 billion by 2028, according to a new report by Vision Research Reports.
The global eSIM market size was valued at US$ 8.04 billion in 2020 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 15.6% during forecast period 2021 to 2028.
Growing adoption of IoT devices among end-use applications is acting as a stimulus for the market growth. Moreover, eSIM offers remote provisioning for the critical IoT applications, which requires remote monitoring, where safety and maintenance are required. This factor is anticipated to drive the demand over the forecast period.
Furthermore, the size of the eSIMs is much smaller than that of physical SIM cards. Thus, less space is consumed by the chipset when integrated into the device. The device manufacturers are benefitted from the eSIMs technology, as manufacturers can save the SIM slot space where the physical SIM card and its tray occupy a specific area of the device. Thus, factors such as compact design specification and multiple carrier support of the eSIM are propelling the market growth.
the connectivity services segment held a significant market share, accounting for more than 92.01% and is estimated to expand at a significant CAGR during the forecast period. The connectivity services include the services provided by the MNOs for securely and remotely handling the cellular subscriptions of the end-users. Moreover, the adoption of eSIM for M2M connections is positively affecting the network operators for providing subscription services, thus offering connectivity services has resulted in additional revenue generation for the network operators.
the M2M segment held a significant market share, accounting for more than 68.01% and is estimated to expand at a CAGR exceeding 14.01% during the forecast period. The M2M application segment is further categorized into automotive, energy and utilities, and others. The growing penetration of the product in the automotive industry for M2M connectivity is bolstering the segment growth. Moreover, connected cars and emergency call systems are the key demand drivers in the automotive industry.
The consumer electronics segment is sub-segmented into smartphones, wearables, and others. The smartphone segment is estimated to expand at a CAGR of over 16.01% from 2020 to 2027. The use of eSIM in smartphones allows device manufacturers to utilize the space in the device as less space is required for the product. Hence, device manufacturers are adopting technology to design comparatively slimmer smartphones. For instance, in 2018, Apple Inc. and Goggle LLP introduced eSIM technology in their smartphones.
North America held the largest revenue share of over 35% in 2019 and is expected to continue dominating during the forecast period. A strong presence of the network providers and rapid technological advancements are anticipated to contribute to the growth. Europe accounted for a market share in 2019 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 13.4% during the forecast period. The presence of major market players such as Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security GmbH, Gemalto NV, and ARM Holdings, is one of the key factors contributing to the growth.
Asia Pacific is expected to witness the highest CAGR of over 18.4during the forecast period. Increasing adoption of IoT technology and the demand for embedded connectivity in vehicles from the consumers is expected to drive the market growth. According to GSMA, in 2018, the number of IoT connections in the region accounted for USD 3.5 billion and is expected to reach USD 11.0 billion by 2025. Moreover, increasing adoption of consumer electronics Solutions such as smartphones, wearables, laptops, among others, is further expected to create growth opportunities in the forthcoming years.
Infineon Technologies AG
NXP Semiconductors N.V.
Deutsche Telekom AG
Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security GmbH
KORE Wireless Group Inc.
Energy & Utilities
Middle East & Africa
The eSIM market research report covers definition, classification, product classification, product application, development trend, product technology, competitive landscape, industrial chain structure, industry overview, national policy and planning analysis of the industry, the latest dynamic analysis, etc., and also includes major. The study includes drivers and restraints of the global market. It covers the impact of these drivers and restraints on the demand during the forecast period. The report also highlights opportunities in the market at the global level.
The report provides size (in terms of volume and value) of eSIM market for the base year 2020 and the forecast between 2021 and 2028. Market numbers have been estimated based on form and application. Market size and forecast for each application segment have been provided for the global and regional market.
This report focuses on the global eSIM market status, future forecast, growth opportunity, key market and key players. The study objectives are to present the eSIM market development in United States, Europe and China.
It is pertinent to consider that in a volatile global economy, we haven’t just conducted eSIM market forecasts in terms of CAGR, but also studied the market based on key parameters, including Year-on-Year (Y-o-Y) growth, to comprehend the certainty of the market and to find and present the lucrative opportunities in market.
In terms of production side, this report researches the eSIM capacity, production, value, ex-factory price, growth rate, market share for major manufacturers, regions (or countries) and type.
In terms of consumption side, this report focuses on the consumption of eSIM by regions (countries) and application.
Buyers of the report will have access to verified market figures, including global market size in terms of revenue and volume. As part of production analysis, the authors of the report have provided reliable estimations and calculations for global revenue and volume by Type segment of the global eSIM market. These figures have been provided in terms of both revenue and volume for the period 2017 to 2028. Additionally, the report provides accurate figures for production by region in terms of revenue as well as volume for the same period. The report also includes production capacity statistics for the same period.
With regard to production bases and technologies, the research in this report covers the production time, base distribution, technical parameters, research and development trends, technology sources, and sources of raw materials of major eSIM market companies.
Regarding the analysis of the industry chain, the research of this report covers the raw materials and equipment of eSIM market upstream, downstream customers, marketing channels, industry development trends and investment strategy recommendations. The more specific analysis also includes the main application areas of market and consumption, major regions and Consumption, major Chinese producers, distributors, raw material suppliers, equipment providers and their contact information, industry chain relationship analysis.
The research in this report also includes product parameters, production process, cost structure, and data information classified by region, technology and application. Finally, the paper model new project SWOT analysis and investment feasibility study of the case model.
Overall, this is an in-depth research report specifically for the eSIM industry. The research center uses an objective and fair way to conduct an in-depth analysis of the development trend of the industry, providing support and evidence for customer competition analysis, development planning, and investment decision-making. In the course of operation, the project has received support and assistance from technicians and marketing personnel in various links of the industry chain.
The eSIM market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies’ focus related to eSIM market.
Prominent players in the market are predicted to face tough competition from the new entrants. However, some of the key players are targeting to acquire the startup companies in order to maintain their dominance in the global market. For a detailed analysis of key companies, their strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities are measured in the report by using industry-standard tools such as the SWOT analysis. Regional coverage of key companies is covered in the report to measure their dominance. Key manufacturers of eSIM market are focusing on introducing new products to meet the needs of the patrons. The feasibility of new products is also measured by using industry-standard tools.
Key companies are increasing their investments in research and development activities for the discovery of new products. There has also been a rise in the government funding for the introduction of new eSIM market. These factors have benefited the growth of the global market for eSIM. Going forward, key companies are predicted to benefit from the new product launches and the adoption of technological advancements. Technical advancements have benefited many industries and the global industry is not an exception.
New product launches and the expansion of already existing business are predicted to benefit the key players in maintaining their dominance in the global market for eSIM. The global market is segmented on the basis of region, application, en-users and product type. Based on region, the market is divided into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East and Africa (MEA).
In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of eSIM are as follows:
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In-depth interviews and discussions were conducted with several key market participants and opinion leaders to compile the research report.
This research study involved the extensive usage of both primary and secondary data sources. The research process involved the study of various factors affecting the industry, including the government policy, market environment, competitive landscape, historical data, present trends in the market, technological innovation, upcoming technologies and the technical progress in related industry, and market risks, opportunities, market barriers and challenges. The following illustrative figure shows the market research methodology applied in this report.
Market Size Estimation
Top-down and bottom-up approaches are used to estimate and validate the global market size for company, regional division, product type and application (end users).
The market estimations in this report are based on the selling price (excluding any discounts provided by the manufacturer, distributor, wholesaler or traders). Market share analysis, assigned to each of the segments and regions are achieved through product utilization rate and average selling price.
Major manufacturers & their revenues, percentage splits, market shares, growth rates and breakdowns of the product markets are determined through secondary sources and verified through the primary sources.
All possible factors that influence the markets included in this research study have been accounted for, viewed in extensive detail, verified through primary research, and analyzed to get the final quantitative and qualitative data. The market size for top-level markets and sub-segments is normalized, and the effect of inflation, economic downturns, and regulatory & policy changes or others factors are accounted for in the market forecast. This data is combined and added with detailed inputs and analysis from Vision Research Reports and presented in this report.
Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
After complete market engineering with calculations for market statistics; market size estimations; market forecasting; market breakdown; and data triangulation. Extensive primary research was conducted to gather information and verify and validate the critical numbers arrived at. In the complete market engineering process, both top-down and bottom-up approaches were extensively used, along with several data triangulation methods, to perform market estimation and market forecasting for the overall market segments and sub-segments listed in this report.
Secondary Sources occupies approximately 25% of data sources, such as press releases, annual reports, Non-Profit organizations, industry associations, governmental agencies and customs data, and so on. This research study includes secondary sources; directories; databases such as Bloomberg Business, Wind Info, Hoovers, Factiva (Dow Jones & Company), TRADING ECONOMICS, and avention; Investing News Network; statista; Federal Reserve Economic Data; annual reports; investor presentations; and SEC filings of companies.
In the primary research process, various sources from both the supply and demand sides were interviewed to obtain qualitative and quantitative information for this report. The primary sources from the supply side include product manufacturers (and their competitors), opinion leaders, industry experts, research institutions, distributors, dealer and traders, as well as the raw materials suppliers and producers, etc.
The primary sources from the demand side include industry experts such as business leaders, marketing and sales directors, technology and innovation directors, supply chain executive, end users (product buyers), and related key executives from various key companies and organizations operating in the global market.
The study objectives of this report are:
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