Global Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Market Report 2022: Market to Reach $16.9 Billion by 2026 - Consumer Electronics Segment is Expected to Account for $10.3 Billion

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Global Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Market to Reach US$16.9 Billion by the Year 2026

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) estimated at US$11.5 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$16.9 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 6.7% over the analysis period.

Consumer Electronics, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to grow at a 7.3% CAGR to reach US$10.3 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After a thorough analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Automotive segment is readjusted to a revised 5.9% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

This segment currently accounts for a 15.1% share of the global Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) market. Consumer electronics segment accounts for the most share due to the growing use of MEMS technology in smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearable devices, digital cameras, gaming consoles, media players, and portable navigation devices during the past few years.

MEMS or micro-electromechanical systems are compact devices that use techniques resembling traditional integrated circuit process technology in combining a variety of functions such as mechanics, optics, fluidics and electronics on a single silicon chip. MEMS is the primary enabling technology for developments in healthcare, transportation, and telecommunication sectors.

Advantages such as less mass, small size, low cost, and low power consumption contribute to increased adoption of MEMS devices in telecommunication and consumer electronics industries. MEMS technology is being increasingly preferred in the automotive industry as well for vehicle security systems including the airbag systems.

The increasing incorporation of MEMS sensors in several consumer electronic devices is another major factor driving growth in the global market. Factors such as increasing demand for smart devices and the growing adoption of IoT in semiconductors are driving growth. There is significant potential for growth in the MEMS devices market from the healthcare sector.

MEMS technology is useful in diagnostic applications, medical tools such as insulin micropumps and endoscopic pills, and medical research. The segment is expected to get a boost, primarily gaining from government initiatives, technological advancements, and rising healthcare expenditure.

Rise in demand for vehicle automation, growing trend towards driverless cars, increase in the number of electric cars, and intense competition within the automotive industry are some of the major factors expected to drive demand for sensors in the automotive industry.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $2.1 Billion in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $3.9 Billion by 2026

The Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) market in the U.S. is estimated at US$2.1 Billion in the year 2021. The country currently accounts for a 17.28% share in the global market. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach an estimated market size of US$3.9 Billion in the year 2026 trailing a CAGR of 8% through the analysis period.

Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 5.2% and 5.7% respectively over the analysis period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 6% CAGR while Rest of European market (as defined in the study) will reach US$320.5 Million by the end of the analysis period.

Asia-Pacific is the largest MEMS market. In Asia Pacific, countries such as Japan, China, Taiwan, and South Korea account for major contribution to product manufacturing and process control. These countries are home to some prominent market vendors as well as contract fabrications companies such as TSMC.

Industrial Segment to Reach $2.3 Billion by 2026

MEMS technology allows combining electronics with the mechanical elements in devices such as valves, actuators, and the sensors embedded in semiconductor chips. This ability drives increased adoption of MEMS in almost every industrial sector. Pressure sensors and inertial sensors such as gyroscopes and accelerometers are driving applications for MEMS technology in the industrial automation area.

In the global Industrial segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 5.92% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$994.7 Million in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$1.5 Billion by the close of the analysis period.

China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$607.2 Million by the year 2026, while Latin America will expand at a 6.8% CAGR through the analysis period.

Key Topics Covered:




  • Industrial Activity Remains Subdued, Inducing Weakness into MEMS Market
  • COVID-19 Impact on the MEMS Market
  • Pandemic Highlights Importance of MEMS Biosensors
  • Use of MEMS in Coronavirus Testing
  • An Introduction to Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Devices
  • Types of MEMS Devices
  • MEMS Manufacturing
  • Advantages & Drawbacks of MEMS Devices
  • Global Market Prospects & Outlook
  • Consumer Electronics Leads the Global MEMS Devices Market
  • Asia-Pacific Spearheads Long-term Market Growth
  • Competition
  • Recent Market Activity

2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS(Total 113 Featured)

  • Analog Devices, Inc.
  • Canon, Inc.
  • Denso Corporation
  • Hewlett-Packard Development Company LP
  • InvenSense, Inc.
  • Knowles Electronics, LLC.
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Sensata Technologies, Inc.
  • STMicroelectronics NV
  • Texas Instruments, Inc.


  • Growing Need for Device Miniaturization in Varied Electronics Devices Fuels Market Growth
  • Increasing Spending on Industrial Automation Initiatives to Boost Market Prospects
  • Expanding Role of Electronics in Automotive Vehicles Accelerate Growth Momentum
  • Sustained Growth of Automotive Sensors: Opportunity for MEMS Market
  • As Autonomous Vehicles Come to the Fore, MEMS Market Poised to Benefit
  • Rising Use of MEMS Devices in Consumer Electronics
  • Rising Smartphone Adoption Drives Gains in the MEMS Market
  • Increase in Consumer Spending on Smart Home Technologies Presents Growth Potential for MEMS Devices
  • Wearable Devices to Extend High-Growth Opportunities for MEMS Devices Market
  • Opportunities for MEMS Technology Emerge in Healthcare & Biomedical Sector
  • Rising Prominence of Ultraminiature MEMS Sensors in Medical Industry
  • MEMS Enables Medical Innovations
  • Future Developments to Transform the MEMS Marketplace
  • Emerging MEMS Technologies and Applications to Transform the Future Outlook
  • Optical MEMS Technology Gains Momentum
  • High Growth Potential for MEMS Combo Sensors
  • Bio-MEMS: A High Potential Market
  • Role of BioMEMS Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • MEMS Biosensors and COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Advances in MEMS Technology to Propel Maritime Sector
  • Harnessing the Power of MEMS and Nanotechnology
  • Addressing the Production Issues in MEMS Industry




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