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Aircraft Seating Market by Seat Type (Suite, First, Business, Premium Economy, Economy), Aircraft Type (NBA, WBA, VLA, RTA), Fit (Line-Fit, Retrofit), Component (Seat Actuators, Foams & Fittings), Region - Global Forecast & Analysis to 2020

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: October 2015
Report Code: AS 2684

 

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Aircraft seats form one of the biggest components of cabin interiors for an aircraft. The market for aircraft seating is highly dependent on new aircraft deliveries, aircraft orders, and passenger traffic. Retrofit programs are designed by airlines to keep in pace with current market trends, and also are focused on enhancing passenger experience during the course of the flight. The end users of the aircraft seating market include airline companies and MRO companies.

The aircraft seating market is segmented on the basis of seat type, aircraft type, fit type, component, and region. On the basis of seat type, this market is classified into suite class, first class, business class, premium economy class, and economy class. In terms of value, the business class segment is projected to account for the largest market share, whereas in terms of volume, the economy class segment is expected to account for the largest market share by 2020.

The report provides competitive landscape for key players in the market, with explicit focus on their product offerings, key financials, and growth strategies adopted by them to sustain their position in the market. The aircraft seating market is projected to reach USD 14.82 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 14.65% from 2015 to 2020.

Apart from providing a general overview of companies, this report also highlights industry value chain, market revenue, and market share of key players. All percentage shares, splits, and breakdowns are determined using secondary sources and verified through primary sources.

In a nutshell, this research report offers a consolidated business intelligence on the aircraft seating market. It helps aircraft seat manufacturers and its stakeholders to identify hot revenue pockets in this market.

The aircraft seating market is dominated by key players such as B/E Aerospace, Inc. (U.S.), Zodiac Aerospace S.A. (France), Recaro Aircraft Seating GmbH & Co. KG (Germany), Geven S.p.A (Italy), Acro Aircraft Seating Ltd. (U.K.), Aviointeriors S.p.A. (Italy), Sogerma S.A. (France), Thompson Aero Seating Ltd. (U.K.), HAECO Americas (U.S.), ZIM Flugsitz GmbH (Germany), and Aviationscouts GmbH (Germany).

Scope of the Report

This research report categorizes the aircraft seating market into the following segments and subsegments:

Aircraft Seating Market, by Seat Type

  • Suite Class
  • First Class
  • Business Class
  • Premium Economy Class
  • Economy Class

Aircraft Seating Market, by Aircraft Type

  • Narrow Body Aircraft
  • Wide Body Aircraft
  • Very Large Aircraft
  • Regional Transport Aircraft

Aircraft Seating Market, by Fit Type

  • Line-Fit
  • Retrofit

Aircraft Seating Market, by Component

  • Seat Actuators
  • Foams & Fittings
  • Other Components

Aircraft Seating Market, by Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • France
    • Germany
    • U.K.
  • Rest of the World

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, MarketsandMarkets offers customizations in accordance to company-specific needs.

The following customization options are available for the report:

  1. Regional Analysis
    • Asia-Pacific
      • India
      • China
      • Australia
    • The Middle East
      • United Arab Emirates
    • Latin America
      • Brazil
  2. Additional 5 Company Profiling
  3. Volume Analysis

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 15)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Study Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Periodization
    1.4 Currency & Pricing
    1.5 Package Sizes
    1.6 Study Limitations
    1.7 Market Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 19)
    2.1 Secondary Data
           2.1.1 Key Data Taken From Secondary Sources
    2.2 Primary Data
           2.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.2.1.1 Key Industry Insights
                    2.2.1.2 Breakdown of Primaries
    2.3 Factor Analysis
           2.3.1 Introduction
           2.3.2 Demand Side Indicators
                    2.3.2.1 Passenger Aircraft Deliveries
                    2.3.2.2 Market Growth
    2.4 Market Size Estimation
           2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.5 Market Break Down and Data Triangulation
    2.6 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 29)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 36)
    4.1 Attractive Opportunities in Aircraft Seating Market
    4.2 Market, By Seat Type
    4.3 Europe: Market, By Seat Type
    4.4 Market, By Region
    4.5 Market, By Aircraft Type
    4.6 Market, By Fit Type
    4.7 Market, By Component
    4.8 Life Cycle Analysis, By Region

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 42)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Evolution
    5.3 Market Segmentation
           5.3.1 By Seat Type
           5.3.2 By Aircraft Type
           5.3.3 By Fit Type
           5.3.4 By Component
    5.4 Market Dynamics
           5.4.1 Drivers
                    5.4.1.1 Increase in Air Travel
                    5.4.1.2 Rise in Aircraft Orders
                    5.4.1.3 Need for Fuel Efficiency
                    5.4.1.4 Rise in Low-Cost Carriers
                    5.4.1.5 Emerging Aircraft Models
           5.4.2 Restraints
                    5.4.2.1 Economic Slowdown
                    5.4.2.2 Alternative Modes of Transportation
           5.4.3 Opportunities
                    5.4.3.1 Growth in Emerging Markets
                    5.4.3.2 High Growth in the Retrofit Market
           5.4.4 Challenges
                    5.4.4.1 Existing Backlogs in Aircraft Deliveries
                    5.4.4.2 Volatility in Fuel Prices
                    5.4.4.3 Safety, Reliability and Comfort
    5.5 Winning Imperatives
           5.5.1 Increase in Demand for Lightweight Seats

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 57)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Supply Chain Analysis
           6.3.1 Key Influencers
    6.4 Trends in Technology and Design
    6.5 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.5.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.5.2 Threat From Substitutes
           6.5.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.5.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.5.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

7 Aircraft Seating Market, By Aircraft Type (Page No. - 66)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Aircraft Seating for Wide Body Aircraft
    7.3 Aircraft Seating for Narrow Body Aircraft
    7.4 Aircraft Seating for Very Large Aircraft
    7.5 Aircraft Seating for Regional Transport Aircraft

8 Aircraft Seating Market, By Seat Type (Page No. - 74)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Suite Class Seat
    8.3 First Class Seat
    8.4 Business Class Seat
    8.5 Premium Economy Class Seat
    8.6 Economy Class Seat

9 Aircraft Seating Market, By Fit Type (Page No. - 84)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market
    9.3 Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market

10 Aircraft Seating Market, By Component (Page No. - 90)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 Seat Actuators
     10.3 Foams & Fittings
     10.4 Other Components

11 Aircraft Seating Market, By Region (Page No. - 95)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 North America
             11.2.1 North America: Market Size, By Country
             11.2.2 North America: Market Size, By Seat Type
             11.2.3 North America: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.2.3.1 U.S.
                                     11.2.3.1.1 U.S.: Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.2.3.1.2 U.S.: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.2.3.2 Canada
                                     11.2.3.2.1 Canada: Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.2.3.2.2 Canada: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
     11.3 Europe
             11.3.1 Europe: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Country
             11.3.2 Europe: Market Size, By Seat Type
             11.3.3 Europe: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.3.3.1 U.K.
                                     11.3.3.1.1 U.K.: Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.3.3.1.2 U.K.: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.3.3.2 France
                                     11.3.3.2.1 France: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.3.3.2.2 France: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.3.3.3 Germany
                                     11.3.3.3.1 Germany: Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.3.3.3.2 Germany: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.3.3.4 Rest of Europe
                                     11.3.3.4.1 Rest of Europe: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.3.3.4.2 Rest of Europe: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
     11.4 Rest of the World
             11.4.1 Rest of the World: Market Size, By Seat Type
             11.4.2 Rest of the World: Market Size, By Aircraft Type
     11.5 Aircraft Seating Regional Markets, By Type
             11.5.1 Line-Fit
                        11.5.1.1 North America
                                     11.5.1.1.1 North America: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.1.1.2 North America: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.1.2 Europe
                                     11.5.1.2.1 Europe: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.1.2.2 Europe: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.1.3 Rest of the World
                                     11.5.1.3.1 Rest of the World: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.1.3.2 Rest of the World: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
             11.5.2 Retro Fit
                        11.5.2.1 North America
                                     11.5.2.1.1 North America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.2.1.2 North America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.2.2 Europe
                                     11.5.2.2.1 Europe: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.2.2.2 Europe: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.2.3 Asia-Pacific
                                     11.5.2.3.1 Asia-Pacific: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.2.3.2 Asia-Pacific: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.2.4 Latin America
                                     11.5.2.4.1 Latin America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.2.4.2 Latin America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.2.5 The Middle East
                                     11.5.2.5.1 The Middle East: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.2.5.2 The Middle East: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type
                        11.5.2.6 Africa
                                     11.5.2.6.1 Africa: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type
                                     11.5.2.6.2 Africa: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type

12 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 132)
     12.1 Introduction
     12.2 Market Share Analysis of Aircraft Seating Market
     12.3 Competitive Situation and Trends
             12.3.1 New Product Launches
             12.3.2 Mergers & Acquisitions
             12.3.3 Partnerships, Collaborations, and Joint Ventures
             12.3.4 Expansions

13 Company Profiles (Page No. - 142)
     13.1 Introduction
     13.2 B/E Aerospace Inc.
             13.2.1 Overview
             13.2.2 Products and Services
             13.2.3 MnM View
             13.2.4 Recent Developments
             13.2.5 Swot Analysis
     13.3 Zodiac Aerospace S.A.
             13.3.1 Overview
             13.3.2 Products and Services
             13.3.3 MnM View
             13.3.4 Recent Developments
             13.3.5 Swot Analysis
     13.4 Recaro Aircraft Seating GmbH & Co. Kg
             13.4.1 Overview
             13.4.2 Products and Services
             13.4.3 Recent Developments
     13.5 Geven S.P.A.
             13.5.1 Overview
             13.5.2 Products and Services
             13.5.3 Recent Developments
     13.6 Aviointeriors S.P.A
             13.6.1 Overview
             13.6.2 Products and Services
             13.6.3 Recent Developments
     13.7 Sogerma S.A.
             13.7.1 Overview
             13.7.2 Products and Services
             13.7.3 Recent Developments
     13.8 Acro Aircraft Seating Ltd.
             13.8.1 Overview
             13.8.2 Products and Services
             13.8.3 Recent Developments
     13.9 Thompson Aero Seating Ltd.
             13.9.1 Overview
             13.9.2 Products and Services
             13.9.3 Recent Developments
     13.10 Haeco Americas
             13.10.1 Overview
             13.10.2 Products and Services
             13.10.3 Recent Developments
     13.11 ZIM Flugsitz GmbH
             13.11.1 Overview
             13.11.2 Products and Services
             13.11.3 Recent Developments
     13.12 Aviationscouts GmbH
             13.12.1 Overview
             13.12.2 Products and Services
             13.12.3 Recent Developments

14 Appendix (Page No. - 164)
     14.1 Discussion Guide
     14.2 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
     14.3 Available Customizations
     14.4 Related Reports
     14.5 Other Developments
             14.5.1 New Product Launches
             14.5.2 Partnerships, Collaborations, and Joint Ventures


List of Tables (78 Tables)

Table 1 Passenger Aircraft Deliveries, By Aircraft Type, 2012-2014 (Units)
Table 2 Worldwide Air Traffic Flow, 2009-2014
Table 3 Commercial Aircraft Orders, 2010-2014
Table 4 Increasing Demand for New Aircraft Orders is Driving the Growth of the Aircraft Seating Market
Table 5 Economic Slowdown and Alternative Transportation Modes are Limiting Market Growth
Table 6 Technological Upgradation Provides Improved Designs and Cost-Effective Components
Table 7 Replacement, Repair, and Regulatory Framework for Certification Pose Challenges to the Market
Table 8 Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 9 Market Volume, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (Units)
Table 10 Wide Body Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 11 Narrow Body Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Very Large Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 13 Regional Transport Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 15 Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (Units)
Table 16 Suite Class Seating Market Size, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 17 First Class Seating Market Size, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Business Class Seating Market Size, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 19 Premium Economy Class Seating Market Size, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Economy Class Seating Market Size, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 21 Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Market Volume, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (Units)
Table 23 Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (Units)
Table 25 Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 Aircraft Seating Line Fit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (Units)
Table 27 Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 Seat Actuators Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 29 Foams & Fittings Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Other Components Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 31 Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Commercial Aircraft Fleet, By Region (2014)
Table 33 Commercial Aircraft Deliveries, By Region (2014)
Table 34 Major Airlines, By Region (2014)
Table 35 North America: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 North America: Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 37 North America: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 U.S.: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 39 U.S.: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 Canada: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 Canada: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Europe: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 Europe: Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Europe: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 U.K.: Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 U.K.: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 France: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 France: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 Germany: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 Germany: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 Rest of Europe: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Rest of Europe: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 Rest of the World: Aircraft Seating Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Rest of the World: Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 North America: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 North America: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Europe: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Europe: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 59 Rest of the World: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Rest of the World: Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 North America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 North America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Europe: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 Europe: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 65 Asia-Pacific: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 66 Asia-Pacific: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 67 Latin America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 68 Latin America: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 69 The Middle East: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 70 The Middle East: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 71 Africa: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Seat Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 72 Africa: Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market Size, By Aircraft Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 73 New Product Launches, 2013-2015
Table 74 Mergers & Acquisitions, 2013-2015
Table 75 Partnerships, Collaborations, and Joint Ventures, 2013–2015
Table 76 Contracts, 2013-2015
Table 77 New Product Launches, 2013-2015
Table 78 Partnerships, Collaborations, and Joint Ventures, 2013–2015


List of Figures (97 Figures)

Figure 1 Market Scope: Aircraft Seating
Figure 2 Study Limitations
Figure 3 Research Design
Figure 4 Break Down of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region
Figure 5 Passenger Aircraft Deliveries, By Aircraft Type, 2012-2014 (Units)
Figure 6 Demand Driven By Market Growth
Figure 7 RPK Growth (2011-2014)
Figure 8 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 9 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 10 Data Triangulation Methodology
Figure 11 Research Assumptions
Figure 12 Evolution of Aircraft Seats
Figure 13 Aircraft Seating Market Snapshot (2015 vs 2020): Premium Classes to Witness the Highest Growth in the Next Five Years
Figure 14 Wide Body Aircraft Segment is Expected to Capture the Largest Market Share By 2020
Figure 15 Retrofit Market is Projected to Grow at the Highest CAGR By 2020
Figure 16 Structural Component is One of the Most Dominant Segments in the Market
Figure 17 Asia-Pacific and the Middle East to Witness Considerable Growth in the Aircraft Seating Market By 2020
Figure 18 U.S. is the Most Dominant Country in the Market
Figure 19 New Product Launches Have Propelled the Growth of the Market in the Last Three Years
Figure 20 Attractive Opportunities in Aircraft Seating Market, 2015-2020
Figure 21 Premium Seat Classes to Witness Strong Growth By 2020
Figure 22 Business Class Seat Type is Estimated to Capture Highest Market Share in 2015
Figure 23 Rest of the World is Projected to Grow at the Highest CAGR From 2015 to 2020
Figure 24 Wide Body Aircraft is Projected to Capture the Largest Market Share in 2015
Figure 25 Retro Fit Market is Projected to Capture the Largest Market Share in 2015
Figure 26 Evolving Structural Components Leading to Technological Advancements in Aircraft Seats
Figure 27 Asia-Pacific and the Middle East Market to Soon Enter Rapid Growth Phase
Figure 28 Evolution of Aircraft Seats
Figure 29 Aircraft Seating Market, By Seat Type
Figure 30 Market, By Aircraft Type
Figure 31 Aircraft Seating Market, By Fit Type
Figure 32 Aircraft Seating Market, By Component
Figure 33 Rise in Global Air Travel is Projected to Drive the Aircraft Seating Market
Figure 34 Increase in Air Travel From 2006 to 2014
Figure 35 Major Low-Cost Carrier Fleet Size, By Region
Figure 36 High-Speed Rail Passenger Traffic in Europe
Figure 37 Passenger Traffic: Developed vs Emerging Economies
Figure 38 Aircraft Average Retirement Age
Figure 39 U.S. Aviation Jet Fuel Price Trend
Figure 40 Value Chain Analysis: Aircraft Seating Market
Figure 41 Supply Chain Analysis: Market
Figure 42 Aircraft Seating: Lightweight Seats and Increased Seat Capacity are Prime Focus are as for Aircraft Seat Manufacturers
Figure 43 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 44 Increasing Demand for Economy Class Seats in All Types of Aircraft to Propel the Growth of the Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 45 Aircraft Seats are Expected to Witness Steady Growth Until 2020
Figure 46 Aircraft Seating Market for Wide Body Aircraft, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 47 Market for Narrow Body Aircraft, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 48 Aircraft Seating Market for Very Large Aircraft, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 49 Aircraft Seating Market for Regional Transport Aircraft, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 50 Growth in Air Travel is Likely to Propel the Demand of Aircraft Seating Market in the Next Five Years
Figure 51 Positive Growth Rate is Expected for the Market By 2020
Figure 52 Suite Class Seating Market, By Fit Type, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 53 First Class Seating Market, By Fit Type, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 54 Business Class Seating Market, By Fit Type, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 55 Premium Economy Class Seating Market, By Fit Type, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 56 Economy Class Seating Market, By Fit Type, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 57 Strong Demand for Retrofit Market in the Near Future
Figure 58 Aircraft Seating Market, By Fit Type, 2013-2020 (Value vs Y-O-Y Growth)
Figure 59 Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020 (Value vs Volume)
Figure 60 Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market 2013-2020 (Value vs Volume)
Figure 61 Growth in Replacement of Cabin Interiors to Fuel the Growth of Seating Components in the Next Five Years
Figure 62 Aircraft Seating Market, By Component
Figure 63 North America is Estimated to Account for the Largest Share in the Aircraft Seating Market, in 2015
Figure 64 European Countries are Projected to Grow at A High Growth Rate in the Aircraft Seating Market, By Seat Type, 2015-2020
Figure 65 North American Snapshot: U.S. is A Potential Aircraft Seating Market in This Region From 2015 to 2020
Figure 66 European Snapshot: Growth in Premium Air Travel in This Region
Figure 67 Rest of the World Snapshot: Asia-Pacific is A Potential Market in This Region Due to Rise in LCC
Figure 68 Line Fit Market Snapshot
Figure 69 North America Aircraft Seating Line Fit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 70 Europe Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 71 Rest of the World Aircraft Seating Line-Fit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 72 Retro Fit Market Snapshot
Figure 73 North America Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 74 Europe Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 75 Asia-Pacific Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 76 Latin America Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020
Figure 77 The Middle East Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 78 Africa Aircraft Seating Retrofit Market, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Figure 79 Companies Adopted New Product Launches as the Key Growth Strategy Between  2013 and 2015
Figure 80 B/E Aerospace, Inc. and Zodiac Aerospace S.A., Showed Positive Growth Between 2012 and 2014
Figure 81 Aircraft Seating Market Share Analysis, By Key Player, 2014
Figure 82 Market Share Analysis, By Region, 2014
Figure 83 Market has Witnessed A Significant Growth Between 2012 and 2014
Figure 84 New Product Launches are Amongst the Key Growth Strategies Adopted Between 2013 to 2015
Figure 85 Region-Wise Revenue Mix of Top 3 Players (2014)
Figure 86 Key Financial Ratios: B/E Aerspace Inc. Witnessed Sudden Drop in Profit Margin in 2014
Figure 87 B/E Aerospace Inc.: Snapshot
Figure 88 Zodiac Aerospace S.A.: Snapshot
Figure 89 Recaro Aircraft Seating GmbH & Co. Kg : Snapshot
Figure 90 Geven S.P.A. : Snapshot
Figure 91 Aviointeriors S.P.A.: Snapshot
Figure 92 Sogerma S.A. : Snapshot
Figure 93 Acro Aircraft Seating Ltd. : Snapshot
Figure 94 Thompson Aero Seating Ltd. : Snapshot
Figure 95 Haeco Americas : Snapshot
Figure 96 ZIM Flugsitz GmbH : Snapshot
Figure 97 Aviationscouts GmbH : Snapshot

In terms of value, the global aircraft seating market is estimated to be USD 7.48 Billion in 2015, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 14.65% from 2015 to 2020.

Aircraft seats form one of the biggest components of cabin interiors for an aircraft. The decision to choose a specific category of seats is based on the route demand and passenger traffic, as high traffic routes demand compact cabins with tight seating configurations. Retrofit programs are designed by airlines to maintain pace with the current market trends, and they are also focused on enhancing passenger experience during the course of the flight.

The aircraft seating market is broadly classified into seat type, aircraft type, fit type, and component. On the basis of seat type, business class seat segment is projected to account for the highest market share. It is also expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

A number of factors including increasing aircraft orders, demand for lightweight seat designs and components, and growth in premium air travel are expected to drive the aircraft seating market.

On the basis of region, this market is classified into North America, Europe, and rest of the world (RoW). In 2015, the aircraft seating market is estimated to be dominated by North America, whereas highest growth rate is exhibited in the emerging markets. This high growth rate is attributed to rising air travel in emerging economies, such as India and China, over the past few years.

Factors such as growth in air travel, rise in aircraft orders, need for fuel efficiency, and growth in emerging markets are influencing the demand for aircraft seats. In contrast to this, factors such as economic slowdown and alternative modes of transportation are projected to restrict the growth of the aircraft seating market.

New product launches serve to a key strategy adopted by major players to sustain their position in the global aircraft seating market. Partnerships, agreements, collaborations, joint ventures, and acquisitions, are additional growth strategies adopted by key players to strengthen their product portfolio and expand their geographic presence.

The aircraft seating market is dominated by key players such as B/E Aerospace, Inc. (U.S.), Zodiac Aerospace S.A. (France), Recaro Aircraft Seating GmbH & Co. KG (Germany), Geven S.p.A (Italy), Acro Aircraft Seating Ltd. (U.K.), Aviointeriors S.p.A. (Italy), Sogerma S.A. (France), Thompson Aero Seating Ltd. (U.K.), HAECO Americas (U.S.), ZIM Flugsitz GmbH (Germany), and Aviationscouts GmbH (Germany).

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