It's electric: Renewed downstream automobile growth will drive industry expansion

The Automobile Electronics Manufacturing industry in Ontario is composed of businesses that produce a range of automotive electronics and electrification systems. The Canadian automotive sector has been subject to various fluctuations in demand over the five years to 2018, including a collapse in commodity prices over 2015, a simultaneous devaluation of the Canadian dollar and the ongoing renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Historically, the industry has been at the mercy of a myriad of political and macroeconomic uncertainties, with a cyclicity of demand and volatility that is endemic to the automotive sector writ large. These factors, which influence downstream automobile production, have widespread ramifications on industry demand and output as well...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$1bn
Annual Growth 13-18
1.2%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
2,709
Businesses
60

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The Canadian automotive sector has been subject to various fluctuations in demand
  • Additional Insights for the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry are

  • Access to the latest available and most efficient technology and techniques
  • Effective cost controls
  • Undertaking technical research and development
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Canadian-dollar effective exchange rate index and Demand from car and automobile manufacturing in the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry?

    This industry is primarily engaged in manufacturing and rebuilding electrical and electronic equipment for motor vehicles and internal combustion engines. Industry operators include manufacturers of lighting systems, electrical wiring, electrical control units, sensors, electronic ignition systems, driver displays and other electrical and electronic equipment. Manufacturers of electric motors are excluded from this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Vehicular lighting equipment
  • Information and entertainment systems
  • Cranking motors and spark plugs
  • Parts for engine electrical and electronic equipment
  • Windshield wiper electronics and dashboard assemblies
  • Other electrical engine components
  • Industry Activities
  • Alternator
  • Spark plug
  • Ignition coil
  • Electrical wire
  • Electronic control unit
  • Electronic sensor
  • Instrument control panel
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Canadian-dollar effective exchange rate index
  • Demand from car and automobile manufacturing
  • Light vehicle sales in Ontario
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Total vehicle-kilometres

  • Current Performance
    Industry Outlook
    Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Car & Automobile Manufacturing in Canada
  • SUV & Light Truck Manufacturing in Canada
  • Truck & Bus Manufacturing in Canada
  • Auto Parts Stores in Canada
  • Car Body Shops in Canada

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Battery Manufacturing in Canada
  • Lighting & Bulb Manufacturing in Canada
  • Wire & Cable Manufacturing in Canada
  • Wiring Device Manufacturing in Canada

  • Products & Services
  • Information and entertainment systems
  • Vehicular lighting equipment
  • Cranking motors and spark plugs
  • Windshield wiper electronics and dashboard assemblies
  • Parts for engine electrical and electronic equipment
  • Other electrical engine components
  • Chart: Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Automotive OEMs
  • Parts manufacturers
  • Agricultural and construction industries
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
    Magna International Inc., Aptiv PLC, Robert Bosch GmbH, Electrical Components Canada Inc.,
  • Table: Magna International Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Aptiv PLC - financial performance
  • Table: Robert Bosch GmbH - financial performance
  • Table: Electrical Components Canada Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Automobile Electronics Manufacturing in Ontario Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Manufacturing GDP of Ontario (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Spark Plug
  • A device that converts electric current from a vehicle's ignition system into a spark that starts the vehicle's engine.
  • Alternator
  • A device that converts a vehicle engine's mechanical energy into electrical energy that powers the vehicle's electrical system and charges its battery.
  • Cranking Motor (Starter)
  • A device, usually a motor, that is used to start a vehicle's engine.
  • Electric Vehicle
  • A plug-in electric vehicle that runs solely on an electric battery and does not require gasoline.
  • Electronic Control Unit (Ecu)
  • An embedded system that controls one or more of the electrical systems or subsystems in a motor vehicle.
  • Hybrid-Electric Vehicle
  • A vehicle that runs using two different power sources, in most cases an electric battery in conjunction with a gasoline engine.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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